Posts by Mary Chastain  (Page 184)
 

Not My Fault! Hillary Blames FBI Director Comey for Her Loss

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Posted by    Monday, November 14, 2016 at 7:00pm 11/14/2016 at 7:00pm

It is never ever a Clinton’s fault when they fail. Never. Of course Hillary has pointed the finger at FBI Director James Comey while others blame outside forces. The only person who has actually pointed the finger at the Democrats and Hillary? President Barack Obama.

Hillary told major donors that Comey’s letter...

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Ivana Trump Wants to be Czech Ambassador

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Posted by    Monday, November 14, 2016 at 6:30pm 11/14/2016 at 6:30pm

President-elect Donald Trump’s ex-wife Ivana wants him to make her US ambassador to the Czech Republic:

“I will suggest that I be ambassador for the Czech Republic,” Ivana told The Post on Friday.

“[That] is where I’m from and my language and everybody knows me. I’m quite known all around the world. Not...

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No, Johnson and Stein Did Not Cost Hillary the Election

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Posted by    Monday, November 14, 2016 at 5:30pm 11/14/2016 at 5:30pm

I’m Libertarian. I voted for Gary Johnson. But I live in Oklahoma, which is as conservative as you can get and the GOP candidate will always win no matter how I vote. That does not stop people from accusing others like me for ruining the election for their candidate.

Of course people...

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Wanda Sykes Flips Off Crowd After Anti-Trump Rant

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Posted by    Monday, November 14, 2016 at 1:00pm 11/14/2016 at 1:00pm

Wanda Sykes performed at 22nd annual Comics Come Home fundraiser in Boston, MA, when she decided to go off on President-elect Donald Trump:

“I am certain this is not the first time we’ve elected a racist, sexist, homophobic president,” said Sykes during her set, a video of which is below. “He ain’t...

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Man Attacks Family With Meat Cleaver Over Election Fight

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Posted by    Monday, November 14, 2016 at 7:30am 11/14/2016 at 7:30am

A Brooklyn man attacked his family with a meat cleaver during a fight with his brother over the election. They couldn’t agree how Donald Trump, who they did not vote for, defeated Hillary Clinton.

The fight between Maurice and Dwight occurred at the apartment of their mother, Yvonne Braswell. From New York...

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Hillary Lacked Female Voters? Sex Traitors!!

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Posted by    Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 4:00pm 11/13/2016 at 4:00pm

No, they’re not sex traitors. Yet, I cannot get over why people are so shocked that Hillary couldn’t bring in the female votes. Like, holy cow, you mean that the sex of a candidate is NOT the most important factor?! Yup:

What mattered most to voters, exit surveys indicated, was the economy,...

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Taliban Suicide Bomber Kills Four Americans in Afghanistan

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Posted by    Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 10:59am 11/13/2016 at 10:59am

A Taliban suicide bomber managed to find his way into a U.S. military base in Kabul, Afghanistan, where he detonated a bomb and killed four Americans. The blast left 16 wounded:

The suicide bomber at Bagram Air Field had been dressed as a day laborer and detonated the explosives in the vicinity...

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LA Substitute Teacher Tells Students Their Parents Will Be Deported

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Posted by    Saturday, November 12, 2016 at 3:30pm 11/12/2016 at 3:30pm

A student at Bret Harte Preparatory Middle School in Los Angeles, CA, caught a substitute teacher telling Latino students their parents will be deported after Donald Trump won the election:

“If you were born here, then your parents gotta go and they gonna leave you behind. You’ll be in foster care,” according...

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Trump Met With Ryan, McConnell at Capitol Hill

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Posted by    Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 5:30pm 11/10/2016 at 5:30pm

After his meeting with President Barack Obama, President-elect Donald Trump drove down to Capitol Hill to meet with Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell:

“I think we’re going to do some absolutely spectacular things for...

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Obamacare Signups Climb After Trump Victory

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Posted by    Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 4:00pm 11/10/2016 at 4:00pm

Donald Trump’s win for the presidency has caused more than 100,000 people to sign up for Obamacare. Republicans have stated they want to appeal the law if they win the White House.

It is the largest number of enrollees since the open enrollment started on November 1:

The new enrollment figure, released by...

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Trump, Obama Meet at White House Over Transition of Power

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Posted by    Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 2:30pm 11/10/2016 at 2:30pm

President-elect Donald Trump and President Barack Obama met at the White House for around 90 minutes to discuss transition of power. Trump called Obama a very good man and hopes to work with him in the future, while Obama called the meeting excellent:

Obama said the two men talked about foreign policy...

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AG Giuliani? List of Trump’s Potential Cabinet Candidates

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Posted by    Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 1:20pm 11/10/2016 at 1:20pm
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GOP Maintains Control of Congress

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 7:30pm 11/9/2016 at 7:30pm

The GOP managed to maintain control of Congress after elections on Tuesday, even though it lost Kelly Ayotte (NH) in the Senate.

The Senate had everyone on edge, with outside groups pouring millions into races since the Democrats only needed five more seats to grab the majority. The GOP lost Ayotte’s seat...

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Trump Asks Netanyahu to Visit White House

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tm5Je73bYOY
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Posted by    Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 5:57pm 11/9/2016 at 5:57pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tm5Je73bYOY

President-elect Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have known each other for a long time.

Trump has just reached out to Netanyahu and invited him to the White House after his inauguration:

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Hillary, Obama Offer Classy Speeches to End a Turbulent Election Season

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 1:30pm 11/9/2016 at 1:30pm

The 2016 elections season has finally ended, which means speeches galore today. I planned on making them Quick Takes, but the ones from Donald Trump, Paul Ryan, Hillary Clinton, and President Barack Obama surprised me with their class and humanity I feel they deserve more attention.

Hillary showed a human side that...

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Trump, GOP Majority Could Mean End of Obamacare

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 11:00am 11/9/2016 at 11:00am

Obamacare has been a disaster and with the GOP in control of DC starting in January, the government can repeal the law and implement something new:

Republicans still don’t have 60 votes in the Senate, so to repeal big parts of the law, they would have to use a process called budget...

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LIVE ELECTION RESULTS: Congressional Races

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 6:30pm 11/8/2016 at 6:30pm

Welcome to Legal Insurrection’s live election coverage. This post covers Congressional race (House and Senate). For presidential updates, check our other live post.

We’ll be updating as information becomes available, so refresh frequently!

*BREAKING* 8:38PM: It looks like the GOP will maintain control of the House.

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