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Impeachment Hearing: Did Vindman Leak Information to the Whistleblower?

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 4:00pm 11/19/2019 at 4:00pm
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The impeachment hearings in front of the House Intelligence Committee took a weirdish turn this afternoon:

Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, an Army officer at the National Security Council, told Nunes that he spoke with two people outside the White House about Trump’s July 25 call with Ukrainian President Voldomyr Zelensky in the...

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Nunes’ Opening Statement: Media are ‘Puppets for the Democratic Party’

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/19/2019 at 12:00pm
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House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes destroyed the media in his opening statement at the third hearing of the impeachment inquiry.

He criticized the way the media has handled the impeachment inquiry. He even accused them of taking direction from the Democrats.

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London Police Give Bars Bleed Control Kits Due to Numerous Knife Crimes

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 11:00am 11/19/2019 at 11:00am
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Bars and nightclubs around London have received bleed control kits from the police due to a spike in knife crimes.

The police distributed 320 kits, which include “trauma bandages, tourniquets and adhesive chest seals.”

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Rep. Lee Zeldin Wants Impeachment Hearings Postponed Until Schiff Releases Transcripts Helpful To Trump

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Posted by    Monday, November 18, 2019 at 7:30pm 11/18/2019 at 7:30pm
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Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY) said he wants to postpone future impeachment hearings due to new developments from closed-door testimonies over the weekend:

“A lot of people didn’t realize that once the cameras ended… on Friday, we then went back to this SCIF in the Capitol basement where there was a closed-door deposition,”...

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Chick-fil-A Will Focus Charitable Donations on ‘Education, Homelessness and Hunger’

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Posted by    Monday, November 18, 2019 at 5:00pm 11/18/2019 at 5:00pm
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Chick-fil-A President and COO Tim Tassopoulos told Bisnow its foundation will no longer donate to faith-based organizations:

After donating to more than 300 charitable organizations this year, the Atlanta-based fast-food chain will instead focus on three initiatives with one accompanying charity each: education, homelessness and hunger.

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FedEx CEO Challenges NYT Editor ‘to a Public Debate’ Over $0 Tax Article

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Posted by    Monday, November 18, 2019 at 3:00pm 11/18/2019 at 3:00pm
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On Sunday, The New York Times had an article about how FedEx managed to cut its tax bill to only $0.

FedEx CEO Frederick Smith released a statement, claiming the paper “published a distorted and factually incorrect piece” on his company.

Smith also challenged the NYT editor to a public debate on federal...

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Warren’s Campaign Found Ways to Bring In Big Donors Despite Her Grassroots Pledge

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Posted by    Monday, November 18, 2019 at 1:00pm 11/18/2019 at 1:00pm
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2020 Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren swore off big money for her campaign. She vowed to run a grassroots campaign.

But Warren has wealthy supporters. Her campaign has organized ways for her to avoid meeting with them so she can say she runs her campaign on small-dollars.

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Trump ‘Strongly’ Considering Offering Testimony in Impeachment Inquiry

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Posted by    Monday, November 18, 2019 at 11:00am 11/18/2019 at 11:00am
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President Donald Trump unloaded on Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi this morning after she suggested he testify in the impeachment inquiry.

He tweeted he will “strongly consider” the idea so the “witch hunt” can end and Congress can get back to doing its job.

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Jury Finds Roger Stone Guilty of Lying to Congress, Witness Tampering

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Posted by    Friday, November 15, 2019 at 2:00pm 11/15/2019 at 2:00pm
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A jury has found Roger Stone guilty of lying to Congress and witness tampering:

The jury found Stone repeatedly misrepresented and concealed his 2016 attempt at collaborating with WikiLeaks and founder Julian Assange to obtain dirt on then-candidate Hillary Clinton and stolen emails when speaking with Trump-Russia investigators from the House Intelligence...

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Jordan, Stefanik Challenge Schiff at the Beginning of Impeachment Hearing

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Posted by    Friday, November 15, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/15/2019 at 12:00pm
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Reps. Jim Jordan and Elise Stefanik quickly challenged House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff after Ranking Member Devin Nunes finished his opening remarks:

Stefanik: The point of order is, will the chairman continue to prohibit witnesses from answering Republican questions as you’ve done in closed hearings and as you did this...

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Trump Releases Another Transcript, Lashes Out at Second Impeachment Hearing

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Posted by    Friday, November 15, 2019 at 11:00am 11/15/2019 at 11:00am
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President Donald Trump released the transcript of his first phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky back in April. The men enjoyed a short conversation with Trump praising Zelensky’s win.

He published the transcript as the second impeachment hearing kicked off. Former Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch is testifying before the House...

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Three Indiana Judges Suspended After Drunken Violent Brawl at White Castle

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Posted by    Friday, November 15, 2019 at 7:00am 11/15/2019 at 7:00am
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The Indiana Supreme Court suspended Judges Andrew Adams, Sabrina Bell, and Bradley Jacobs after a drunken incident at a White Castle in May.

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Trump Derangement Syndrome Fatigue: Impeachment Viewership 32% Lower Than Comey Hearings

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Posted by    Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 7:30pm 11/14/2019 at 7:30pm
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Fatigue from Trump Derangement Syndrome? The first day of impeachment hearings only brought in 13.1 million viewers.

The number becomes bleaker considering how many channels carried the hearing.

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Michael Avenatti Gets Two Conspiracy Charges Dropped, Feds Add Fraud Charge

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Posted by    Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 1:00pm 11/14/2019 at 1:00pm
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In March, the Southern District of New York (SDNY) charged lawyer Michael Avenatti with trying to extort over $20 million from Nike.

The feds changed the indictment by dropping two conspiracy charges but added a wire fraud charge.

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Graham Wants Schiff to Testify if Senate has Impeachment Trial

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Posted by    Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 11:27am 11/14/2019 at 11:27am
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Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) wants House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff to testify if the Senate has an impeachment trial:

“As a matter of oversight, I’m not going to call a House member, but if you impeach the president of the United States, I want to find out if in fact Schiff...

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CNN’s Jeffrey Toobin: Witnesses Having No Contact With Trump is ‘a Problem’ for Impeachment

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Posted by    Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 9:00am 11/14/2019 at 9:00am
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CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin admitted that the witnesses in today’s impeachment hearing not having contact with President Donald Trump could cause problems for the Democrats.

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Sanders Says Ocasio-Cortez ‘Will Play a Very, Very Important Role’ in His White House

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 8:00pm 11/13/2019 at 8:00pm
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2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) gushed over Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) in a joint interview in Iowa.

He apparently adores her so much that he wants her in his White House.

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