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House Approves Bill to Double Federal Minimum Wage to $15

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Posted by    Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 3:00pm 7/18/2019 at 3:00pm
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The House of Representatives passed the Raise the wage Act, 231-199, that would raise the federal minimum wage to $15 from $7.25. The bill states it has to happen by 2025.

While the left celebrates the news, the bill may never see the light of day in the Republican-controlled Senate.

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DNC Sets Lineup for CNN 2020 Democratic Primary Debates

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Posted by    Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 1:00pm 7/18/2019 at 1:00pm
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Round 2….FIGHT!

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) announced the 2020 Democratic candidates who reached the threshold to qualify for the second round of debates. CNN will host the debates on July 30 and 31 in Detroit, MI.

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Facebook Labels St. Augustine Quote as ‘Hate Speech’

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 11:00am 7/17/2019 at 11:00am
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Facebook is going overboard in an attempt to make sure nobody gets their feelings hurt on the platform.

Pro-life activist Domenico Bettinelli claimed that Facebook deleted a quote from St. Augustine because it violated the platform’s Community Standards on hate speech.

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No, the Trump Administration Did Not Delay the Harriet Tubman $20 Bill Redesign

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 3:00pm 7/16/2019 at 3:00pm
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The mainstream media continues stretching the truth to blame every little thing on Trump and ignoring any missteps made by their messiah President Barack Obama.

The left and mainstream media ran with the narrative that Trump’s administration delayed putting Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill. The truth remained buried, which has led...

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Beto O’Rourke Fundraising Crashes and Burns in Second Quarter

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 1:00pm 7/16/2019 at 1:00pm
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Yesterday, Kemberlee blogged about 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Julian Castro’s second-quarter financial woes. It turns out he is not the only one.

Robert O’Rourke’s fundraising also diminished in the second quarter as his campaign only brought in $3.6 million.

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Poll Shows Ocasio-Cortez Most Recognizable Democrat in Swing States

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Posted by    Monday, July 15, 2019 at 1:00pm 7/15/2019 at 1:00pm
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Axios got its hands on a poll that could cause Democrats to lose their minds because it’s bound to get worse.

The poll showed that Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) has become the face of the Democratic Party in swing states. Thing is, this poll took place before the public spat between her...

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Professor Jacobson Joined a Panel Discussion at the DOJ Summit on Combatting Anti-Semitism

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Posted by    Monday, July 15, 2019 at 9:00am 7/15/2019 at 9:00am

The Department of Justice held a Summit on Combatting Anti-Semitism today.

Our very own Professor Jacobson will spoke about anti-Semitism that has plagued America’s college campuses, in particular, the issue of intersectionality.
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Andrew Gillum Moves Campaign Money to Nonprofit After Inquiry Into Political Committee

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Posted by    Friday, July 12, 2019 at 3:00pm 7/12/2019 at 3:00pm
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Andrew Gillum has decided to transfer donations for his new voter registration project to the nonprofit Forward Florida Action instead of his political committee, which has come under fire from federal investigators.

Placing donations into the nonprofit means the public will no longer know for sure how those spend...

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Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta Resigns Amid Controversy Over Jeffrey Epstein Deal

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Posted by    Friday, July 12, 2019 at 11:00am 7/12/2019 at 11:00am
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Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta told reporters, with President Donald Trump by his side, that he will resign from his post effective in one week.

Acosta has come under fire recently over the way he handled the sex trafficking case against Jeffrey Epstein in 2008 as US Attorney for the Southern District...

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Meow! Ocasio-Cortez Accuses Pelosi of Racism for Persistent ‘Singling Out’ Women of Color

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Posted by    Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 1:00pm 7/11/2019 at 1:00pm

The public feud, which began last weekend, between Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (CA) and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) continues to escalate.

Now Ocasio-Cortez told The Washington Post that Pelosi has consistently shown disrespect for “singling out” these “newly elected women of color.”

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Florida Principal Reassigned After Refusing to Say ‘Holocaust is a Factual, Historical Event’

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 5:00pm 7/10/2019 at 5:00pm
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Palm Beach County School District reassigned Spanish River Community High School principal William Latson after he told a parent that he cannot say for certain that the Holocaust happened.

The letter caused outrage, which led the school to reassign Latson to a district position. Instead of taking responsibility, Lats...

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U.K. Ambassador to U.S. Resigns After Leaked Cables Fiasco

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 9:00am 7/10/2019 at 9:00am
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United Kingdom Ambassador to the United States Kim Darroch resigned on Monday after a war of words with President Donald Trump over remarks in leaked cables.

These cables showed Darroch describing Trump’s administration as “diplomatically clumsy and inept” while he believed it would not become “substantially more normal.”

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BET Founder Robert Johnson: Democratic Party has Moved ‘Too Far to the Left’

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 5:00pm 7/9/2019 at 5:00pm
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BET founder Robert Johnson, America’s first African-American billionaire, had some harsh words for the Democratic Party and praise for President Donald Trump:

“The party in my opinion, for me personally, has moved too far to the left,” Johnson, the founder of cable network BET and RLJ Companies business network, told CNBC’s Hadley...

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NBC News Finds Slave Owners in McConnell’s Family History. Will They do the Same to Other Politicians?

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 1:00pm 7/9/2019 at 1:00pm
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NBC News released a hit piece on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (KY) on Monday about slave owners in his family history since he stands against reparations.

This is not journalism. This is not reporting. NBC News can legitimize (sort of) if the network investigates every senator’s family. Something tells me the...

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Biden Thinks It’s ‘a Sin’ to Replace Obamacare With Medicare For All

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 11:00am 7/9/2019 at 11:00am
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2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden has stuck to his guns on Obamacare even though his rivals have jumped on the Medicare For All bandwagon.

Biden stressed to CNN that he finds it “a sin” to replace Obamacare with Medicare For All.

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New York Gov. Cuomo Signs Law to Allow Congress Access to Trump’s State Tax Returns

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Posted by    Monday, July 8, 2019 at 1:00pm 7/8/2019 at 1:00pm

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a law on Monday morning that allows Congress to access President Donald Trump’s state tax returns. From The New York Times:

The bill requires state tax officials to release the president’s state returns for any “specified and legitimate legislative purpose” on the request...

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Prosecutors Allege Jeffrey Epstein Operated Sex Trafficking Ring With Girls as Young as 14

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Posted by    Monday, July 8, 2019 at 11:00am 7/8/2019 at 11:00am
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Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein will appear in a New York City federal court on Monday morning after prosecutors indicted him on sex trafficking conspiracy and one count of sex trafficking with underage females.

The indictment came out this morning, which alleges Epstein trafficked girls as young as 14-years-old.

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