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‘Thank you, Jesus’: Morning Joe’s Chorus of Praise for McMaster Pick

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 8:30am 2/21/2017 at 8:30am

Mike Barnicle, of all people, set the tone for the opening segment of today’s Morning Joe, exclaiming “thank you, Jesus” in response to President Trump’s pick of H.R. McMaster to take over from Michael Flynn as National Security Adviser.

The segment was one belated Valentines Day bouquet of praise for McMaster, coming...

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Trump Picks Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as National Security Adviser

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 20, 2017 at 4:00pm 2/20/2017 at 4:00pm

President Donald Trump has picked U.S. Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser. Acting national security adviser Keith Kellogg will remain as chief of staff to the National Security Council:

“I think that combination is something very, very special,” Trump said of the pair.

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Chuck Todd Doesn’t Get it — Media Delegitimized Itself Before Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 17, 2017 at 7:00am 2/17/2017 at 7:00am

Trump’s press conference on Thursday was pure Trump. The liberal media, which just a day before was complaining that Trump passed them over for questions, is now feigning shock.

Chuck Todd is aghast. The Hill reports:

Chuck Todd: Trump’s treatment of the press is un-American

“Meet the Press” host Chuck Todd on Thursday slammed...

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Tillerson Meets With Russian Counterpart as Mattis Says No to Russia

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 6:00pm 2/16/2017 at 6:00pm

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov during a trip to Germany. Tillerson said the U.S. will only “work with Russia when mutual cooperation is beneficial.” He promised to put American interests first, though, if the two countries “do not see eye to eye.”

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EPA bracing for a deluge of Trump executive orders

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 11:30am 2/16/2017 at 11:30am

This may be the beginning of the end of one of the most business-crushing entities in the nation.

President Donald Trump is poised to introduce a series of executive actions aimed at scaling back Obama-era climate change initiatives.

The president intends to sign the actions during a visit to the Environmental Protection Agency...

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Liberal Media in Crisis After Being Passed Over for Questions

http://www.mrctv.org/videos/furious-abc-open-hostility-trump-over-shutting-down-first-amendment
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 8:30am 2/16/2017 at 8:30am
http://www.mrctv.org/videos/furious-abc-open-hostility-trump-over-shutting-down-first-amendment

The liberal media’s inflated sense of importance is on full display. During a press conference yesterday with Benjamin Netanyahu, liberal journalists wanted to shift the narrative to the resignation of Michael Flynn.

They were unable to do so because Trump took questions from reporters at Townhall and the Christian Broadcasting Network, both...

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David Gregory: Trump Foreign Policy a ‘Disaster’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 8:30am 2/14/2017 at 8:30am

Discussing the overnight resignation of National Security Advisor Michael Flynn, CNN’s David Gregory managed this morning to work in a broad swipe at the president. Gregory claimed that “the fledgling foreign policy in the Trump administration [has] been a disaster.”

Really? Gregory ignored: the widely-praised, weekend-long meetings that Trump just concluded with...

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National Security Advisor Michael Flynn Resigns

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 13, 2017 at 11:43pm 2/13/2017 at 11:43pm

President Donald Trump’s national security advisor Michael Flynn has resigned after he came under fire over his contacts with Russian officials.

The resignation comes after the Justice Department announced that officials had “warned the Trump administration last month that Flynn misled administration officials regarding his communications with the Russian ambassador to the...

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Iran Promises More Missile Tests After White House Puts It ‘On Notice’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 1:00pm 2/2/2017 at 1:00pm

Earlier this week, Iran performed a ballistic missile test in defiance of a UN resolution. President Donald Trump’s White House officially put Iran on notice for more consequences if the regime has more tests.

The regime has laughed at the threats:

“This is not the first time that an inexperienced person has threatened...

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Trump Signs Three New Executive Actions: NSC, Lobbying, ISIS,

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 3:00pm 1/29/2017 at 3:00pm
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Yesterday, President Trump signed three new executive actions: reshuffling the Principals Committee of the National Security Council (NSC), restricting administration officials from lobbying, and calling for a comprehensive plan to defeat ISIS.

The first memorandum removes the Director of National Intelligence (Dan Coats has yet to be confirmed,

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Oh Snap! Russia Asks Trump Admin to Attend Syria Peace Talks

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 6:00pm 1/14/2017 at 6:00pm

Trolls gonna troll and who owns the title as World’s Biggest Troll? Russian President Vladimir Putin! And the troll strikes again. Russia has invited President-elect Donald Trump’s administration to participate in Syrian peace talks with Turkey and Iran later this month.

I can hear everyone’s head explodes as they use this as...

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Trump Selects Attorney General, CIA Director, and Nat’l Security Advisor

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 18, 2016 at 12:00pm 11/18/2016 at 12:00pm
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Earlier this morning, reports indicated Trump’s transition team had selected an Attorney General, CIA Director, and National Security Advisor.

AG: Sen. Jeff Sessions
CIA Director: Rep. Mike Pompeo
National Security Advisor: Retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn

Politico confirms those individuals have accepted the posts:

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Trump Invites Benghazi Victim’s Mother To Third Debate

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at 6:00pm 10/18/2016 at 6:00pm
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After creating quite a kerfuffle by threatening to bring Gennifer Flowers to the second presidential debate, Trump has, arguably, made a better choice for the third:  the mother of State Department employee Sean Smith killed in the 2012 Bengh...

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Morning Joe VP Sweepstakes: Pence, Flynn, Christie Touted

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 11, 2016 at 8:46am 7/11/2016 at 8:46am

It’s the Donald Trump veep sweepstakes! Step right up and take your pick . . . The Morning Joe crew had fun playing the game this morning.

Mark Halperin pushed Indiana governor Mike Pence, saying he was someone that people would look at and say he was a responsible choice. Harold Ford, Jr....

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General Flynn: Military Fired Me for Calling Our Enemies Radical Jihadis

http://nypost.com/2016/07/09/the-military-fired-me-for-calling-our-enemies-radical-jihadis/
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 10, 2016 at 2:00pm 7/10/2016 at 2:00pm
http://nypost.com/2016/07/09/the-military-fired-me-for-calling-our-enemies-radical-jihadis/

Retired Lt. General Michael Flynn and the former director of the Defense Intelligence Agency is reported to be on Trump’s short list for the vice presidential slot.

General Flynn was forced out of the DIA in 2014 amid rumors that his “management style” was “chaotic.”

The Washington Post reported at the time:

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Obama’s Former Top Intel Officer: Hillary Should Drop Out of Race

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 15, 2016 at 2:30pm 2/15/2016 at 2:30pm
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As the scandal surrounding her private email server and her apparent mishandling of classified information and

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Intel Expert: Hillary’s Emails a National Security Risk

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 7:00am 4/7/2015 at 7:00am

General Michael Flynn, the former director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, appeared on Megyn Kelly’s program last night. When asked what the odds are that China, Russia or another country hacked into Hillary Clinton’s private email system, he responded “very high.”

Watch the segment below.

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