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The Hillary Clinton campaign announced Monday that they were backing an effort to give electors in the Electoral College access to intelligence on the Democratic National Committee hack before they certify that Donald Trump has won the presidency. Ten of the presidential electors (out of 538) requested Monday morning that they received an intelligence briefing on the conclusion …

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After his name began circulating as an alternative choice for Electoral College voters bound to President-elect Donald Trump or former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, Republican Gov. John Kasich of Ohio urged them to “come together” on Dec. 19 and vote in accordance with their constituents. “I am not a candidate for president and ask …

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Despite objections of voter suppression from Democrats, Michigan legislators passed a stringent voter identification bill on December 7. Under the measure, voters in the state who do not bring proper photo ID to the polls would be able to cast provisional ballots under the condition that they visit their local clerk’s office with ID within …

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Donald Trump is set to take office with an approval rating far below those of previous presidents-elect, a new poll found. In the survey, conducted by the Pew Research Center and released on Dec. 8, 41 percent of respondents said that they approve of the job Trump has done explaining his plans for America’s future. …

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During his “Thank You Tour” stop in Michigan, President-elect Donald Trump didn’t skimp out on the little details in his plan to “make America great again.” Along with the many things Trump has promised, he has added the old complaint that saying “Merry Christmas” is going to be the greeting you hear most during the …

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Advocating for a law criminalizing the desecration of the American flag has become part of President-elect Donald Trump’s stump speech as he travels the country thanking supporters. Trump first brought up the notion of outlawing flag burning on Twitter a little over a week ago. “Nobody should be allowed to burn the American flag – if they …

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Since Donald Trump shockingly won the presidential election earlier this month, there has been quite a bit of discussion revolving around faithless electors who may try to sway the Electoral College from actually voting for Trump next month. In this vein, one Texas elector who had previously criticized Trump during the campaign has made it known …

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Donald Trump tweeted this afternoon that he won the popular vote if you factor out “the millions of people who voted illegally.” Earlier today Trump was going off on recount efforts by Jill Stein and the Hillary Clinton campaign, recalling how people were on his case to accept the election results. Well, now Trump is …

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A lawyer for Hillary Clinton’s campaign stated that they will join in on the recount efforts initiated by Green party presidential candidate Jill Stein in Wisconsin. While Marc Elias stated in his Medium post that the campaign “had not uncovered any actionable evidence of hacking,” they would take “the same approach” if Stein follows through …

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The Jill Stein campaign is pushing for recounts in three key states, and Hillary Clinton‘s campaign counsel said they would participate in the Wisconsin recount Stein already filed for. Well, Donald Trump went on quite the tweet-storm about it this morning. The argument made by Stein and some others is that they won’t know if there …

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Hillary Clinton, now a private citizen after conceding the election to Donald Trump, wants in on the recount effort Green Party nominee Jill Stein launched Friday, even though she previously called such a notion “horrifying.” During the final debate between Clinton and Donald Trump last month in Las Vegas, Fox News Channel’s Chris Wallace asked …

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  President Donald Trump’s proposal to put congressional term limits in place could spell trouble for nearly half of its members if they are looking to keep their jobs. His plan entails creating a constitutional amendment limiting lawmakers to serving three terms, or six years, in the House, and two terms, or 12 years, in the …

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Doctor Ben Carson was presumably offered a position in the Trump administration.  It seems to me that it was not the least bit too soon. The Department of Housing and Development seem to have no books worth looking at.   Their Inspector General  (IG) has had worthless books that are meaningless. The IG, David A. Montoya …

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  John McCain made it clear that no matter what the next president wants, the United States will not engage in waterboarding or any other kind of torture. Speaking at the Halifax International Security Forum yesterday, McCain said, “I don’t give a damn what the President of the United States wants to do or anybody …

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Remember earmarks?  It was nicknamed ‘pork’ because it fattened the wallets of many people.  It seems we have not heard the last of it. Donald Trump’s promise of ‘draining the swamp’ would not coincide with adding more pork. Representatives John Culberson of Texas,  Mike Rogers of Alabama and Tom Rooney of Florida have initiated a …

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We,  as Americans,  have made history.  There has never been another election as we have just experienced.  There may never be another. Be proud to have been a part of ‘Making America Great Again’. Trump will be sworn in on January 20th and that will be another historic day.  Are you ready?  I am! This …

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Obamacare is not looking good in some states.   Increases,  as high as 116%,  are expected to anger people. A lower number of insurers are active in most states.   Many major insurers have pulled out of the exchange because of extremely high loses. It’s become so difficult to turn a profit that insurance companies are abandoning …

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Hillary Clinton unloaded on a heckler who called her husband a rapist. The Democratic nominee had just started speaking at her third rally of the day in Delvoe Memorial Park in Fort Lauderdale on Tuesday when a man in the crowd stood and waved a neon green sign in the air and yelled, “Bill Clinton is a rapist!” Clinton — …

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The NSA seems to have Hacked the DNC,  not the Russians.   Judge Napolitano is reporting that Russians never handed over emails but angry agents at the NSA did. A US government whistleblower,  William Binny.  became involved stating that the Democratic National Committee’s server was not hacked by Russians but by a disgruntled U.S. intelligence worker. …

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When did it all begin?   You know what I’m talking about.   When did the corruption get so out of control that it became a giant ‘Ponzi Scheme’? Well,  my friends,  it happened long before most of you can remember.   Does anyone remember the assignation of President J. F. Kennedy?   I do but I was …

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Who’s in charge of America?   We don’t want to believe it could be President Obama but then,  who is pulling his strings? We have puppets as our presidents but it has taken the American people a very long time to presume the answer.   Why does it take so long?   It’s easy to figure out that …

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