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Democrat House Leadership condemns Rep. Ihlan Omar’s use of “anti-Semitic tropes and prejudicial accusations”

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Posted by    Monday, February 11, 2019 at 3:00pm 2/11/2019 at 3:00pm
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The House Democratic Leadership has finally condemned the latest anti-Semitic language we have seen from Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) where she suggested that Republicans only support Israel and condemn anti-Semitism because of money. From Fox News:

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Erick Erickson endorses Trump/Pence 2020

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Posted by    Monday, February 11, 2019 at 1:00pm 2/11/2019 at 1:00pm

The Resurgent’s Erick Erickson announced today that he decided to shed his #NeverTrump beliefs and endorsed President Donald Trump for 2020.

Why the change?

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California Gov. Newsom Removing National Guard From Border

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Posted by    Monday, February 11, 2019 at 11:00am 2/11/2019 at 11:00am
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California Democrat Gov. Gavin Newsom has decided to remove hundreds of National Guard troops from the border. The National Guard has until the end of March to finish the removal.

Newsom just gave President Donald Trump an excuse to invoke the National Emergencies Act. From Fox News:

Newsom’s plan will require the National...

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Rep. Ilhan Omar’s latest anti-Semitic tweets: Israel supporters in Congress bought by Jewish money

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Posted by    Monday, February 11, 2019 at 9:00am 2/11/2019 at 9:00am
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Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) is at it again.

On Sunday night, Omar tweeted that “It’s all about the Benjamins baby” when journalist Glenn Greenwald tweeted out an article about how Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) wants to punish Omar and Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) over their anti-Semitic rhetoric.

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Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam Tells Staff He Will Not Resign Over Racist Yearbook Photo

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Posted by    Friday, February 8, 2019 at 4:31pm 2/8/2019 at 4:31pm
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Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has told his top staffers that he will not resign despite the amount pressure from other Democrats in light of racist yearbook photos. From The Associated Press:

A senior official in Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s administration says the governor has told his top staff that he does not...

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Another Woman has Accused Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of Rape

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Posted by    Friday, February 8, 2019 at 4:26pm 2/8/2019 at 4:26pm
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A woman named Meredith Watson has come forward and accused Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of raping her in 2000 when both attended Duke University.

This comes days after Professor Vanessa Tyson claimed Fairfax sexually assaulted her in 2004 at the DNC Convention.

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Illinois Lawmaker Proposes Gun Law That Requires a Buyer’s Social Media History

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Posted by    Friday, February 8, 2019 at 3:00pm 2/8/2019 at 3:00pm
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Just weeks after Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzer signed a restrictive gun law, Illinois State Democratic Rep. Daniel Didech proposed a new one that would require buyers to reveal their social media history. From CBS Chicago:

“This is something my community is demanding action on,” said Rep. Daniel Didech (D-Buffalo Grove).

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MLB Changes ‘Disabled List’ to ‘Injury List’ Due to Disability Advocates

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Posted by    Friday, February 8, 2019 at 10:00am 2/8/2019 at 10:00am
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Hi, my name is Mary and I’ve been disabled since birth. My entire lest side is handicapped and now I have rheumatoid arthritis. I’m also a diehard baseball fan.

I laughed when I saw that disability advocates wanted MLB to change the disabled list to injury list. OH COME ON. Even when...

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Joy Behar Once Wore Blackface at a Party, Described Herself as a ‘Beautiful African Woman’

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Posted by    Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 3:00pm 2/7/2019 at 3:00pm
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TheWrap’s Jon Levine dug up an old clip from The View in 2016 when host Joy Behar showed off a photo of herself dressed as a “beautiful African woman.”

The other women oohed and ahhed over it, but the clip did not cause much of a controversy. However, in light of the...

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Ocasio-Cortez reveals Democrat Green New Deal, it’s Republicans’ dream campaign issue

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Posted by    Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 1:00pm 2/7/2019 at 1:00pm
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Democratic Socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez unveiled the resolution for her Green New Deal with Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA). The resolution could cost up to $7 trillion. She stated that this deal “calls for a ‘national, social, industrial and economic mobilization at a scale not seen since World War II.'”

Somehow Ocasio-Cortez managed to...

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Aides: Tyson Told Rep. Bobby Scott About the Sexual Allegations Against Fairfax in 2017

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Posted by    Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 9:00am 2/7/2019 at 9:00am
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Professor Vanessa Tyson, the woman who has accused Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax of sexual assault, released a statement yesterday with precise details about what happened that night in 2004.

In the statement, she wrote how she reached out to people in Virginia in 2017 when she realized Fairfax planned to run...

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Fairfax Accuser Vanessa Tyson: ‘What Began as Consensual Kissing Quickly Turned Into a Sexual Assault’

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 2:29pm 2/6/2019 at 2:29pm
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Vanessa Tyson has accused Virginia Lt. Gov Justin Fairfax. After days of only hearing from Fairfax and people attempting to brush aside her claims, Tyson has come forward with her own statement:

What began as consensual kissing quickly turned into a sexual assault. Mr. Fairfax put his hand behind my neck and...

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Twitter Locked Daily Caller’s EIC’s Account After He Tweeted ‘Learn to Code’ at The Daily Show

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 2:00pm 2/6/2019 at 2:00pm
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The Daily Caller’s White House Correspondent Amber Athey tweeted out this morning that Twitter locked out the publication’s Editor-In-Chief Geoffrey Ingersoll after he tweeted “learn to code” to The Daily Show.

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Sources Tell NBC News That Fairfax Said ‘F*ck That Bitch’ in Reference to Sexual Assault Accuser

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 12:39pm 2/6/2019 at 12:39pm
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NBC News digital producer Jonathan Allen tweeted this morning that Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax said “f*ck that bitch” during a private meeting on Monday night when discussing the woman who has accused him of sexual assault.

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Virginia AG Mark Herring Admits He Wore Blackface Back in 1980

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 12:07pm 2/6/2019 at 12:07pm
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WHAT is going on in Virginia? After the backlash against Gov. Ralph Northam (D), I guess those who also donned blackface want to get ahead of the news.

Attorney General Mark Herring just admitted that wore blackface back in 1980 at a party in college.

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Senate Passes Bipartisan Anti-BDS Bill

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 11:00am 2/6/2019 at 11:00am

The Senate passed a bill that denounces the Boycott, Divest, and Sanction (BDS) movement 77-23 on Tuesday. The bill “allows state and local governments to boycott companies that boycott the country of Israel.”

The bill also contains a resolution that opposes President Donald Trump’s vow to withdraw American soldiers from Syria...

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Art Exhibit Invites Visitors to Throw Crumbs at Images of Ivanka Trump

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Posted by    Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 3:00pm 2/5/2019 at 3:00pm
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Artist Jennifer Rubell developed “Ivanka Vacuuming” for an exhibit at the Flashpoint Gallery in DC. The project invites visitors to throw crumbs at the exhibit so “Ivanka” can vacuum the trash.

Can you imagine the outrage if this was Hillary Clinton, Michelle Obama, or Elizabeth Warren?!

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