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DOJ Rules Matthew Whitaker Can Serve as Attorney General

Posted by  ▪  November 14, 2018

“Mr. Whitaker’s designation is no more constitutionally problematic than countless similar presidential orders dating back over 200 years.”

DOJ Rules Matthew Whitaker Can Serve as Attorney General

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11/14/2018 at 1:30pm
The Department of Justice has ruled that acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker can serve in the position. Whitaker came under criticism after President Donald Trump appointed him when Jeff Sessions stepped down. Whitaker served as Sessions’ chief of staff. The DOJ’s Office of Legal Counsel reached its decision from “provisions of the Vacancies…
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Gov’t: Trump has discretion to limit Acosta access, particularly after “disrupting press proceedings”

Posted by  ▪  November 14, 2018

Court to rule later today on CNN and Jim Acosta demand he immediately get his press “hard pass” reinstated

Gov’t: Trump has discretion to limit Acosta access, particularly after “disrupting press proceedings”

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11/14/2018 at 12:30pm
On November 13, 2008, CNN and Jim Acosta filed in federal court in D.C. for a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction seeking a court order overruling the White House decision to revoke Acosta’s “hard pass” — the press pass that provides Acosta with “regular and unescorted access to the White…
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Student Govt Official Targeted by School’s Diversity Committee for Using Term ‘Illegal Aliens’

Posted by  ▪  November 14, 2018

“committee said Monday night it would press forward on impeachment”

Student Govt Official Targeted by School’s Diversity Committee for Using Term ‘Illegal Aliens’

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11/14/2018 at 12:00pm
This sounds like something out of a science fiction story set in a dystopian future. Sadly, it’s the reality we’re living in right now. The College Fix reports: Student diversity officials promise impeachment of VP who wrote ‘illegal aliens’ The Diversity and Inclusion Committee in Emporia State University’s student government is pledging to impe…
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Ocasio-Cortez joins “climate change” protest outside of Pelosi’s office

Posted by  ▪  November 14, 2018

The soon-to-be Congresswoman will be a chief contributor to Capitol Hill’s hot air emissions.

Ocasio-Cortez joins “climate change” protest outside of Pelosi’s office

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11/14/2018 at 11:00am
New York Congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez certainly has started her time at Capitol Hill off with a bang, by joining a climate change protest held outside Nancy Pelosi’s office. The self-described Democratic socialist, who’ll be entering Congress next year, joined environmental activists from the Sunrise Movement to demand legislation to achieve 100 percent…
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College in Michigan Under Investigation for Potential Campaign Finance Violations

Posted by  ▪  November 14, 2018

“investigation will take a couple of months to complete”

College in Michigan Under Investigation for Potential Campaign Finance Violations

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11/14/2018 at 10:00am
School employees allegedly used school resources for political activism, which is very easy to believe. Campus Reform reports: EXCLUSIVE: Mich State Dept investigates college for potential campaign finance violations The Michigan State Department is investigating Schoolcraft College for potential campaign finance violations after school employees allegedly used public resources for political activism. The Michigan Department…
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Florida Recount: Palm Beach County Machines Overheat, Cause Mismatch Results

Posted by  ▪  November 14, 2018

“The malfunctions resulted in the loss of more than a day’s work.”

Florida Recount: Palm Beach County Machines Overheat, Cause Mismatch Results

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11/14/2018 at 9:00am
Why, Florida? WHY?! Just when it looked like Palm Beach County had better sailing than Broward County, news comes out that aging equipment has overheated and caused mismatched results. From The Miami Herald: The county’s decade-old ballot-counting machines overheated and gave incorrect totals, forcing the county to restart its recount of about…
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University Removes Art Installation With Confederate Imagery After Students Call it Racist

Posted by  ▪  November 14, 2018

“It was taken down Wednesday, about 48 hours after it opened.”

University Removes Art Installation With Confederate Imagery After Students Call it Racist

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11/14/2018 at 8:00am
The artists thought they were going to inspire dialogue and intellectual discussion. How wrong they were. The Roanoke Times reports: After students call it racist, Mary Baldwin University removes Richmond artists’ Confederate-themed exhibit Administrators at Mary Baldwin University last week removed an exhibit created by two Richmond artists after students called the installation racist…
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Jane Sanders Escapes Charges After Investigation of Burlington College Land Deal

Posted by  ▪  November 14, 2018

“She has said from the beginning that she did nothing wrong and she is pleased that the matter has come to a conclusion”

Jane Sanders Escapes Charges After Investigation of Burlington College Land Deal

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11/14/2018 at 7:00am
Jane Sanders, wife of Vermont senator and 2016 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, has been cleared after an investigation of a land deal at Burlington College during her time as school president, which precipitated its closure in May of 2016. For some background, here’s an excerpt from a post I wrote in May…
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Trump to nominate Neomi Rao to replace Brett Kavanaugh on D.C. Circuit

Posted by  ▪  November 13, 2018

Good sign: “Criticism from liberal advocacy groups poured in after Trump announced Rao’s nomination, focusing on her record on deregulation.”

Trump to nominate Neomi Rao to replace Brett Kavanaugh on D.C. Circuit

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11/13/2018 at 9:00pm
At a White House celebration of the Indian holiday Diwali, Trump indicated that the next day he would be nominating Neomi Rao to fill the seat vacated by Brett Kavanaugh on the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals: Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Neomi Rao. Hi, Neomi. …
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Broward County’s Embattled Supervisor of Elections Says She Might Step Down

Posted by  ▪  November 13, 2018

She’s unhappy that her character is under the microscope, but there’s good reason to be wary of Snipes

Broward County’s Embattled Supervisor of Elections Says She Might Step Down

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11/13/2018 at 7:00pm
During a press conference Tuesday, Brenda Snipes, Broward County’s embattled Supervisor of Elections, indicated she might step down. Broward County SOE Brenda Snipes also hit back at Trump’s tweet: “I don’t have a treasure trove to go out digging on the beach somewhere to find any votes.”— Alex Seitz-Wald (@aseitzwald) November…
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Florida Recount: Judge Extends Deadline for Palm Beach County to November 20

Posted by  ▪  November 13, 2018

Original deadline was Thursday.

Florida Recount: Judge Extends Deadline for Palm Beach County to November 20

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11/13/2018 at 5:00pm
A judge has extended the recount in Palm Beach County to November 20. The original deadline was this Thursday. From The Palm Beach Post: The order would include extending the recounting of votes in the U.S. Senate race between incumbent Bill Nelson and Gov. Rick Scott, the governor’s race between Republican Ron…
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First Wave of Migrant Caravan Arrives at US-Mexico Border

Posted by  ▪  November 13, 2018

Thousands more on the way

First Wave of Migrant Caravan Arrives at US-Mexico Border

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11/13/2018 at 4:00pm
They’re here! The first wave of the massive migrant caravan arrived in Tijuana at the US-Mexico border Tuesday morning. Some 350 people rolled up in busses with at least 5,000 more on the way. From the Desert Sun: The first large wave of the migrant caravan arrived in Tijuana early Tuesday morning. About…
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Florida Races: Manual Recount May Happen as Nelson Demands Scott Recuse Himself

Posted by  ▪  November 13, 2018

If the results are tight, then a recount has to take place by hand.

Florida Races: Manual Recount May Happen as Nelson Demands Scott Recuse Himself

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11/13/2018 at 2:00pm
I detailed yesterday how the recount in the Florida senate and governor races have become messy, especially in Broward County. Now it looks like election officials may have to recount votes by hand instead if the results are too tight. Incumbent Democrat Sen. Bill Nelson has also demanded that his opponent Governor Rick…
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Federal Judge Delays Georgia Governor Vote Certification, as Democrats Hunt for More Votes

Posted by  ▪  November 13, 2018

Abrams needs at least 20K more votes to have a runoff against Kemp.

Federal Judge Delays Georgia Governor Vote Certification, as Democrats Hunt for More Votes

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11/13/2018 at 12:00pm
On November 5, Common Cause Georgia filed a lawsuit that accused Georgia governor candidate Brian Kemp, who held the office of secretary of state until he resigned last week, “of acting recklessly after a vulnerability in Georgia’s voter registration database was exposed shortly before the election.” The organization claimed that Kemp’s “actions…
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Petition Calls U. Minnesota College Republicans Mural ‘Hate Speech’

Posted by  ▪  November 13, 2018

“some students are petitioning the university to take action”

Petition Calls U. Minnesota College Republicans Mural ‘Hate Speech’

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11/13/2018 at 12:00pm
The College Republicans at this school had the audacity to speak out against a crazy new policy on gender pronouns. Campus Reform reports: Petition asks UMN to ‘address’ College Republicans’ gender pronoun mural College Republicans at the University of Minnesota painted a critique of a proposed pronoun policy at the school, but the mural…
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CNN sues Trump over suspension of Jim Acosta’s press pass after he got physical with White House intern

Posted by  ▪  November 13, 2018

Wants Acosta’s “hard pass” restored to “allow him regular and unescorted access to the White House and White House briefings”

CNN sues Trump over suspension of Jim Acosta’s press pass after he got physical with White House intern

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11/13/2018 at 10:02am
On November 7, 2018, CNN’s Jim Acosta refused to relinquish a White House microphone, and physically prevented a White House intern from retrieving the microphone by blocking her with his arm. The White House then suspended Acosta’s “hard pass,” the press pass that allowed him priority access to White House grounds. https://youtu.be/4BZ8ck_7cqk?t=85 The media…
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U. Washington-Seattle Institutes Diversity Training After Outrage Over Prof’s Op-Ed

Posted by  ▪  November 13, 2018

“intersectional diversity and sexual harassment training”

U. Washington-Seattle Institutes Diversity Training After Outrage Over Prof’s Op-Ed

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11/13/2018 at 10:00am
A professor at this school wrote an op-ed about the difference between the sexes in science work and all hell broke loose. PJ Media reports: UW Institutes ‘Diversity’ Training After Professor’s Op-Ed on Sex Differences The University of Washington-Seattle has caved to student demands culminating after a computer science professor pointed out why efforts…
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