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George W. Bush Praises Cheap
Labor Immigration: ‘We Ought to
Say Thank You and Welcome Them’

Breitbart Big Government, by John Binder

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Former President George W. Bush praised the inflow of illegal and legal immigrants to the United States, saying Americans should “say ‘Thank you´” to migrants and “welcome them.” Addressing a summit in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Bush criticized President Trump’s decision to end the President Obama-created Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which gave temporary amnesty to nearly 800,000 illegal aliens. (Snip) “There are people willing to do jobs that Americans won’t do,” Bush told his Arab audience. “Americans don’t want to pick cotton at 105 degrees (Fahrenheit), but there are [migrant] people who want put food on

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It appears that Bush is becoming another Obama by making unnecessary statements while on foreign soil. He sure has changed, and not for the good. Or shall I say, the real George Bush has emerged from out of the shadows. Now it is perfectly clear why meaningful immigration reform that was beneficial to the USA was never accomplished while he was president. He didn´t want it. I´m sick to death of hearing that illegals will do jobs Americans won´t do! Ask the thousands of construction workers who lost their jobs because of illegals how they feel.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 2/8/2018 7:20:04 PM     (No. 11537991)

One of the many reasons why I no longer respect the Bush family.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: JediJerry, 2/8/2018 7:22:39 PM     (No. 11537994)

The Bushies have turned Progressive. Buhbye.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: rochow, 2/8/2018 7:24:41 PM     (No. 11537995)

This is the same Bush who was constantly attacked by the punk from Chicago, now he is carrying water for him!
Where was your big mouth then, G.W.B when the Constitution was kicked every day? When US laws were only good enough to be broken?
I am so done with both Bushes!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Nashman, 2/8/2018 7:25:41 PM     (No. 11537997)

And putting a tent city of illegals on his ranch is a good start. Show us the way, George. Show us the way.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: dwa, 2/8/2018 7:26:25 PM     (No. 11537998)

Every time GW opens his mouth any more he destroys a little bit more of any positive reputation he had left.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: stablemoney, 2/8/2018 7:29:34 PM     (No. 11538000)

I do not admire a politician that goes to foreign soil to denigrate our country.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: jimincalif, 2/8/2018 7:32:05 PM     (No. 11538002)

There are two issues - the principal one is how we will choose to handle these immigrants. Reasonable people can disagree about this.

But the other issue is the rule of law. Obama himself said he did not have the authority to change the law, Congress had to do it. Then Obama did it anyway. All Trump has done is revert to the rule of law. He took an oath to uphold the law and is duty bound. If we the people as represented by Congress don´t like the law, then Congress needs to change the law. This is how our system works, apparently W is misremembering his civics classes.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Aubreyesque, 2/8/2018 7:33:30 PM     (No. 11538004)

Shut up, George. You had your day. Now its time for real America to rise up.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Ozwestie, 2/8/2018 7:33:41 PM     (No. 11538005)

I liked GWB much more when he kept his mouth shut for the last 8 years. What a disappointment he’s turned out to be.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Gop_guys, 2/8/2018 7:33:44 PM     (No. 11538007)

Still love the guy. Saved us from Lurch and ALgore. Did a dayum good job protecting us after 9-11. Still loves and serves the military. He´s just pissy because his no energy baby brother wasted 76 million and got shellacked by Donald Trump. His kinder, gentler approach was always left leaning. We knew it.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: web, 2/8/2018 7:34:05 PM     (No. 11538008)

I´ll pick my own cotton, george. Actually, machines do it these days. For those jobs that Americans don´t want to do, is there any reason that people here legally can´t do it? There is no reason that criminals be allowed to stay and take jobs. George and his fellow elites are just worried they won´t get the cheap domestic help they are accustomed to.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Mickturn, 2/8/2018 7:35:30 PM     (No. 11538009)

The truth comes out GW Bush apparently wants slaves for his ranch

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Reply 13 - Posted by: nwcudagal, 2/8/2018 7:36:52 PM     (No. 11538010)

I have lost all respect for GW and wish I had never stood up for him. I live in rural Idaho, and we certainly cannot get along without migrant labor but they should be here with a work visa. They should be here to work and not collect multiple benefits, work under the table, and send most of their money back to Mexico. They don´t end up being cheap labor if the taxpayer is paying for them to live here.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: stencil, 2/8/2018 7:39:05 PM     (No. 11538012)

Hypocrisy, thy name is Bush. This is the economic equivalent of the “soft bigotry of low expectations”.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Cor-Vet, 2/8/2018 7:46:27 PM     (No. 11538016)

Maybe those jobs that Americans won´t do, would be done by Americans if we didn´t pay so many of them to sit home on their keesters drinking, smoking dope and making illegitimate babies!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: MissMann, 2/8/2018 7:54:36 PM     (No. 11538023)

Meanwhile, we feed, house, and educate their children while they send billions $$$ out of the country.

No, I won´t be thanking law-breakers and takers any time soon.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Davids918, 2/8/2018 8:12:12 PM     (No. 11538034)

There is a way, and it doesn´t have to be illegal.

Democrats want illegal immigration, because when they enable them to gain legal status, then possibly citizenship, they´ve been viewed as helping them gain something, and will then be rewarded with votes.

Just make a system that allows for people to come here LEGALLY, work and return, if they´d like, remove the illegal human trafficking component, and open up the legal immigration quotas where people will be processed in the usual way - this normally takes 10-12 years.



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Reply 18 - Posted by: Shucky, 2/8/2018 8:22:22 PM     (No. 11538047)

Either you stand for laws that are just, or you don´t. There is nothing wrong with our immigration laws. It is a nation´s prerogative to set the conditions and limits of immigration. If he doesn´t support that, he doesn´t really support the Constitution. Just another disappointment, like Sessions.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Virtudawg, 2/8/2018 8:32:39 PM     (No. 11538059)

W is fast becoming the post-Presidential Jimmy Carter of the Republican Party

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Reply 20 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 2/8/2018 8:34:16 PM     (No. 11538060)

GWB digs his hole deeper.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Judy, 2/8/2018 8:48:21 PM     (No. 11538075)

I guess Bush’s rule not to trash presidents while in office only pertains to democrats.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: ginadee, 2/8/2018 9:05:49 PM     (No. 11538085)

Mr. Bush, you disappoint me. I´m so sorry that you have gone to the dark side or is this STILL about Jeb!?

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Reply 23 - Posted by: saryden, 2/8/2018 9:06:59 PM     (No. 11538086)

This makes me so sad... (agree #10) but then I think of all that Donald J. Trump has accomplished /is accomplishing... and I´m happy again! Love DJT!

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Reply 24 - Posted by: foont, 2/8/2018 9:16:49 PM     (No. 11538093)

Former leader of the right wing of the progressive party. Mediocre (at best) president of no notable accomplishments. Got us into an endless war in the mid-east by overrunning Iraq then sitting back and letting our troops serve as punching bags for various lunatic Islamist fanatics. I guess the best excuse for this is that he was drawing them in to kill them over there rather than over here. Always was an open borders traitor. Best that can be said of him is that the two fools he ran against would almost certainly have been worse.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: tisHimself, 2/8/2018 9:33:28 PM     (No. 11538103)

Idiot could barely put a verb and a noun together, much less express a cohesive idea of his own.

Mismanaged wars, mismanaged the economy, wanted to give us Harriet Miers, encouraged cheap labor and crony capitalism .

The Bush legacy. Substance abusing mediocre rich errand boys for Wall Street frat boy cohorts.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: doublesharp, 2/8/2018 10:23:22 PM     (No. 11538124)

George was only average IQ and easily led. Basically honest but easy to manipulate. He was better than Gore but far from what he could have been. No more Bushes ever.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 2/8/2018 10:26:56 PM     (No. 11538126)

What Bush and his globalist cronies refuse to admit is that when those illegals become legal, do the Bushies and globalists really think those people will sit still for the cheap labor? I seriously doubt it. If they do get legalized, look for them to immediately leave agriculture and head for the decent paying jobs too.

I suspect this is also about all his globalist Saudi buddies who got purged. All those princes and high officials have been friends of the State Department and the Bushes for decades. The Saudis are even rumored to have foot the bill for some of the less than ethical doings of the State department as well. The whole mess is deeply entwined together and known as the swamp.

I had no problem with him nominating Harriet to the Supreme court. If you check the constitution, being a judge is not even required. When presidents started getting snobby about Ivy League only to the top court, this is when we started having problems with the court.

So what if she didn´t go to one of the Ivy Leagues? They are nothing but a bunch of over educated and brainwashed Leftists in the first place. The dirty little secret about Harriet is that SHE was responsible for picking the Judges that Bush did nominate. Any problems with those guys? Nope.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: god of irony, 2/8/2018 10:41:47 PM     (No. 11538135)

1st of all saying only brown people can work in the heat is insulting and racist.

2d, no one picks cotton any more, it is done by machine but he is so out of touch like his old man he doesn´t know that.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 2/8/2018 10:53:46 PM     (No. 11538140)

I wish the entire Bush Family would take a vow of silence. No wonder so many people hate Republicans. We need people willing to pick cotton in 105 degree heat? W has been a slave owner all this time?

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Reply 30 - Posted by: bighambone, 2/8/2018 11:44:35 PM     (No. 11538165)

For eight years the liberal and progressive Democrats worked to make the liberal Republican (compassionate conservative) G.W. Bush a national joke. Now old G.W. is doing it to himself.

Establishment Republicans like G.W. Bush are a big reason that the illegal alien situation is so out of control today. Since about 1965 those Republicans allowed the liberal Democrats to say what the immigration laws would be, and during that time period the Democrats ensured that those laws and regulations were loaded so full of legal loopholes that any illegal aliens who hired an immigration lawyer could be assured that it would be at least 5 years before the immigration courts could deport him or her, even if they were criminal aliens, that is as long as they continued to pay their immigration lawyer who knew how to play all the esoteric loopholes to his or her client´s favor. Over decades the establishment Republicans generally could care less as to how the Democrats liberalized the immigration laws and immigration court procedures, as long as whatever was allowed to happen supplied an unlimited amount of cheap foreign labor, illegal or legal, that could easily be hired by the Republican business interests who financed many of the Republican politicians´ war chests, and their political campaigns.

Clearly the Bush family hates President Trump as the result of Trump´s public humiliation of Jeb Bush in the Republican primaries, as it certainly appears that Jeb was being set up by the establishment Republicans to be a stalking horse candidate for the supposed winner Hillary Clinton in the general election. Because of the "outsider" Trump none of that happened and the Bush clan has not forgot or forgiven.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: dvc, 2/9/2018 12:15:15 AM     (No. 11538182)

Thank and welcome the criminal foreigners who are here to steal American jobs?

Yeah, right, el patron.

Looking for cheap Mexican labor so he can lord over them, it would seem.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: pchristopher, 2/9/2018 12:40:00 AM     (No. 11538189)

The Bushes have always been Progressives...they just hide it behind faux folksiness. Thanks God we didn´t get tarred with a 3rd one or the lice-ridden masses would be pouring across the southern border as surely as if Hillary was in office.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: mseegal, 2/9/2018 12:59:06 AM     (No. 11538192)

Especially if they are Muslims who only want to learn to fly planes, not land them. Or how about mow down pedestrians in NYC? Or how about gun down folks at a gay nightclub? Just doing the jobs Americans won´t do!

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Reply 34 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 2/9/2018 2:16:09 AM     (No. 11538210)

GW started this with 4 million work VISAs during his time in office.

Not only that, American soldiers protected his foreign oil wells during war in Iraq. Not a fan of him letting OBL´s family leave the country either.

The entire Bush family should move to Mexico and take their World Without Borders with them.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: Packard Man, 2/9/2018 2:31:59 AM     (No. 11538215)

You pay for ´em, George!

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Reply 36 - Posted by: pensom2, 2/9/2018 2:59:33 AM     (No. 11538226)

It´s legacy time, George. You´re dropping the ball again, George.

The dems used to say that Karl Rove was Dubya´s brain....oh my gosh--were they right?

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Reply 37 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/9/2018 4:00:54 AM     (No. 11538231)

Oh sure, let´s welcome more MS-13, more murderers, more scam artists, more welfare leeches, more felons, more border jumpers. Our prisons are full of them. Let´s have some more so Peelousy can claim they contribute mightily to the U.S. economy. I used to stick up for George, but no more now that I´m seeing the light...a RINO on full display.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: southcarolina, 2/9/2018 8:50:34 AM     (No. 11538381)

So easy to understand why gentleman Pres did not criticize Obama. He agreed with him. So sorry to have once believed in him.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 2/9/2018 9:12:20 AM     (No. 11538408)

I stopped at #10 and camped out for a coffee and a little soul-searching. I was totally in the bag for GWB. (Saved everything he ever sent me, until 2016) They haven´t purged their donor rolls because I just got another funding request for his library.

Dubya was what we needed when we needed him. Now President Trump is going the very best he can using what he finds in DC that doesn´t stink to help us rebuild. It´ll take another few months. Donald Trump is a builder.

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Reply 40 - Posted by: Robert Jones, 2/9/2018 10:12:45 AM     (No. 11538487)

I guess he acted conservative to get elected. Now we know why he never stood up for the war in Iraq although it was quite justifiable.

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Reply 41 - Posted by: Texas544, 2/9/2018 11:31:05 AM     (No. 11538590)

Hank Hill was right way back in 2000. Don´t trust a man with a wimpy handshake.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: Italiano, 2/9/2018 11:45:01 AM     (No. 11538611)

W was reportedly offended because he offered Trump the "Kick Me" sign that he wore taped to his butt for eight years, and Trump turned him down.

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Reply 43 - Posted by: jayhawk, 2/9/2018 1:28:15 PM     (No. 11538722)

#42 - Post of the day! Nailed it!

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Reply 44 - Posted by: toodles3956, 2/9/2018 1:49:29 PM     (No. 11538737)

So if Americans don´t want to do the jobs, take away their welfare, food stamps, all medical aid. Bet they may be willing to work then. W has become one of the greatest disappoints in my very long life. And while I´m at it, Mom always said you are judged by the company you keep so what does this say about the great friendship of W and Bill? And, were is all of the money the two of them conned people out of for Haiti? Things are the same there as they were before.

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Reply 45 - Posted by: NotaBene, 2/10/2018 12:47:58 PM     (No. 11539595)

Send them back whence they came from. We cannot afford all the Welfare, Obamacare, housing, destroyed public schools, college scholarships, murder, rape and drunk driving in exchange for nannies.

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NEW YORK — In his newly released book, Sen. John McCain admits he knew the anti-Trump dossier that he infamously passed to the FBI contained “unproven accusations,” “mostly raw, unverified intelligence” and allegations about which the senator “had no idea” if “any were true.” Yet McCain maintains he had an “obligation” to pass the wild charges against Donald Trump to FBI Director James Comey and he would even do it again. “Anyone who doesn’t like it can go to hell,” McCain exclaimed. In the book The Restless Wave, McCain provides an inside account of how he says he came across

David Hogg puts Publix in
crosshairs, demands $1 million
donation and anti-NRA pledge

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Washington Timees, by Victor Morton    Original Article
Posted By: Harlowe- 5/24/2018 9:58:34 PM     Post Reply
The public face of the gun-control movement demanded $1 million Thursday from the Florida-based grocery chain in a tweet, just one day after calling for a “die-in” protest at its stores. Publix is being targeted by Mr. Hogg for its support of Adam Putnam, a Republican gubernatorial candidate who is now the state’s agricultural commissioner. The Tampa Bay Times reported earlier this week that Publix had given $670,000 during the last three years to Putnam campaigns. Mr. Hogg not only sought atonement money from the grocery chain in Thursday’s tweet, he also demanded a pledge of ideological fealty to the

Barack Obama Takes Jab
At Donald Trump: ´I Did Not
Have Scandals As President´

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Newsweek Magazine, by Nicole Goodkind    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 5/25/2018 9:14:39 AM     Post Reply
President Barack Obama took a light swing at his successor during a tech conference in Las Vegas on Wednesday. His eight years in office were scandal free, he told the audience. "I didn´t have scandals, which seems like it shouldn´t be something you brag about," Obama joked. President Donald Trump’s presidency has thus far been racked with scandalous allegations, but Obama later hedged his barb. "But actually,” he said, “if you look at the history of the modern presidency, coming out of the modern presidency without anybody going to jail is really good. It´s a big deal." The reason his

Players Considering New Forms of Protests
for Revised National Anthem Policy

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Sports Illustrated, by Charlotte Carroll    Original Article
Posted By: NorthernDog- 5/24/2018 6:24:42 PM     Post Reply
Some NFL players are reportedly considering new ways to protest after NFL owners voted on a new national anthem policy Wednesday, reports Sports Illustrated´s Robert Klemko. According to Klemko, some are discussing ways to skirt new rules "just to spite the NFL." The policy removes a requirement for players to be on the field for the anthem, and gives players the option to stay in the locker room. Teams will be fined for any personnel that "do not show proper respect for the flag and Anthem” on the sidelines. Other journalists were hearing similar things from players they talked to.

Obama explains why he signed a
deal with Netflix and how he thinks
it will help solve our political divide

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Business Insider, by Julie Bort    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 5/24/2018 12:19:35 PM     Post Reply
On Monday, Netflix announced that it had signed a multimillion deal with former president Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama, and on Wednesday, Obama spoke publicly about the deal for the first time. (Snip) He recounted his first job out of college as a community organizer, helping bring various factions together to solve local problems from crime to underfunded schools. An older, experienced community organizer told the young Obama at the time that before he started to suggest solutions to problems, he should spend a month talking to people and hearing their stories. "Everyone has a story that is

Dancing surgeon accused of
leaving patient brain-damaged

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The Sun [UK], by Guy Birchall    Original Article
Posted By: mc squared- 5/23/2018 4:19:39 PM     Post Reply
A plastic surgeon who filmed herself singing and dancing around the operating table as she performed procedures was accused of leaving a patient with “catastrophic” brain damage. Dr. Windell Davis Boutte uploaded over 20 clips of herself prancing around next to patients while singing along to hip-hop tunes. She even sliced someone open for the camera as “Cut It” by O.T. Genasis blared out in the background. Icilma Cornelius suffered heart failure after being pushed into having a pre-wedding tummy tuck at Boutte’s clinic in Lilburn, Georgia, in February 2016, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. The 55-year-old’s heart stopped

James Clapper in New Book: "Of
Course" The Russians "Swung
The Election To A Trump Win"

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Real Clear Politics, by Tim Hains    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 5/23/2018 3:35:53 PM     Post Reply
Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper writes in his new book, "Facts and Fears" that he has "no doubt" the Russian influence campaign swung the 2016 presidential election to Donald Trump. MSNBC´s Rachel Maddow read a short excerpt from the book, available now, ahead of an interview with Clapper Tuesday night. "As a private citizen, I had no doubt they influence at least some voters. Looking at the savvy ways Russians targeted specific user groups -- for instance, buying advertisements on Facebook promoting Clinton´s support of the Black Lives Matter movement and ensuring those ads ran only on the pages of

Biden: GOP Under Trump Has Abandoned
American Values for ‘Phony Populism,’
‘Fake Nationalism’

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Breitbart Video, by Pam Key    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 5/24/2018 8:17:55 PM     Post Reply
Thursday at the New York State Democratic Party’s convention on Long Island, former Vice President Joe Biden said the Republican Party in the era of President Donald Trump had abandoned American values in favor of “phony populism” and “fake nationalism.” Biden said,”This is not your father’s Republican Party. This is a different deal. They are not, they are not who we are. They are not who America is. But what they are doing is they sending a vision of America around the world that is distorted. That is damaging. That is hurting us with this phony populism and this fake

Pelosi mocks Trump, says Kim Jong
Un is the ´big winner´ after Trump
cancels North Korea summit

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Washington Examiner, by Al Weaver    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 5/24/2018 3:45:42 PM     Post Reply
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., argued Thursday that North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un is the "big winner" after President Trump canceled the planned summit between the two next month in Singapore. "I think it´s a good thing for Kim Jong Un," Pelosi told reporters during her weekly press conference about how plans for the meeting elevated Kim´s status. "They were on par with each other. He got global recognition and regard. He´s the big winner." "When he got this letter from the president saying ´OK, never mind´ — he must be having a giggle fit right there in

Democrat Rep. Al Green: When We
Get Back The House, We´ll Start
Impeachment Proceedings

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Daily Wire, by Emily Zanotti    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 5/23/2018 2:53:01 PM     Post Reply
Democrat Rep. Al Green (D-TX) had harsh words for President Trump late Tuesday, warning that if Democrats retake the House of Representatives in November, they´ll begin the 2019 legislative session with articles of impeachment, even if Trump hasn´t done anything to require it. Speaking to C-Span, Rep. Green suggested that he has the "right and privilege" to impeach the president, even absent evidence that the president has committed "high crimes" or "misdemeanors" by virtue of the U.S. Constitution. "There’s a good likelihood there will be articles of impeachment” brought against the President, Rep. Green said.

‘Morning Joe’: You’re ‘Too Stupid To
Handle Household Appliances’ If You
Think The FBI Was Against Trump

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Daily Caller, by Justin Caruso    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 5/23/2018 9:31:05 PM     Post Reply
MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough said Wednesday that if you don’t understand how the FBI hurt Hillary Clinton and not Donald Trump in the 2016 election, you’re “too stupid to handle household appliances.” WATCH: (Video) “Everything the FBI did in the home stretch was to Donald Trump’s benefit and Hillary Clinton’s detriment. Clinton’s detriment, including McCabe’s leak,” Scarborough said.) He continued, “Now, for somebody not to understand that, I mean, seriously, suggests only one thing — and that is, they are either intentionally lying or they are too stupid to handle household appliances.” Trump went on a tweet storm Wednesday over the

´Despicable, slanderous and false´: Bodycam
video reveals woman lied about being raped
by cop who pulled her over for DUI - and
even her lawyer now apologizes for ´any
trouble these claims may have caused´

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Daily Mail [UK], by Snejana Farberov    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 5/23/2018 3:24:07 PM     Post Reply
A woman in Texas made a startling claim earlier this week accusing a state trooper of raping her during a DWI arrest, but a newly released body camera footage has exposed her claims as lies and prompted her high-profile lawyer to issue a public apology. The Texas Department of Public Safety said in a statement on Tuesday that just after 1.30am on Sunday, Texas highway Patrol Trooper Daniel Hubbard saw a 2013 Chevrolet Malibu traveling south on Interstate 35 in Ellis County and pulled the vehicle over for a traffic violation. During the traffic stop, Hubbard arrested the driver,


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