Post New Article

Bernie Sanders: ‘Our Job Is to
Rebuild United Nations’

Original Article

Posted By: Imright, 1/15/2020 2:10:02 AM

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said during Tuesday’s Democrat debate in Des Moines, Iowa, that the United States has a duty to “rebuild the United Nations.”During a question focusing on U.S. foreign policy, Sanders stated that it is America’s job to “rebuild the United Nations.”“The American people are sick and tired of endless wars which have cost us trillions of dollars,” Sanders said. “Our job is to rebuild the United Nations and rebuild the State Department, make sure we have the capability of bringing the world together to resolve international conflict diplomatically and stop the endless wars,” he continued.

Post Reply

Reply 1 - Posted by: DVC 1/15/2020 2:13:42 AM (No. 288855)
The United Nations is a horror show. We need to stay in to use our veto in self defense, but stop funding these destroyers and thugs.
35 people like this.

Reply 2 - Posted by: Vesicant 1/15/2020 2:20:01 AM (No. 288857)
Yes, as a parking lot.
38 people like this.

Reply 3 - Posted by: bpl40 1/15/2020 4:10:00 AM (No. 288869)
How can someone be so wrong, about so many things, so consistently? Well...if you are Joe Biden I suppose.
21 people like this.

Reply 4 - Posted by: Strike3 1/15/2020 4:54:59 AM (No. 288874)
What a dunce. America already finances this worthless NWO organization. When have they ever stopped a war?
23 people like this.

Reply 5 - Posted by: stablemoney 1/15/2020 5:25:43 AM (No. 288894)
I do not want to rebuild the UN, whose only endeavor is to get money out of the USA, then spit in our faces.
42 people like this.

Reply 6 - Posted by: fordtran 1/15/2020 6:17:41 AM (No. 288917)
I am certain he would love to see the child raping "Blue Berets" in the streets of red states confiscating weapons, promoting social justice and enforcing hate speech laws.
16 people like this.

Reply 7 - Posted by: walcb 1/15/2020 6:34:48 AM (No. 288929)
It's not a beauty pageant, Bernie. Everyone is for world peace, throwing more money at world organizations doesn't get us there.
14 people like this.

Reply 8 - Posted by: Lawsy0 1/15/2020 6:39:22 AM (No. 288932)
We need to get the United Nations OUT of our country. Let them headquarter in Russia or some place else. The Hudson River is dirty enough and their pollution isn't helping.
23 people like this.

Reply 9 - Posted by: globalwarmer 1/15/2020 7:30:53 AM (No. 288976)
Globalism matters more than anything to these Commies.
19 people like this.

Reply 10 - Posted by: hoosierblue 1/15/2020 7:31:22 AM (No. 288978)
Sounds like Obama when he thought we should build up Iran by giving them billions of dollars. How could anyone with more than half a brain vote for someone like this?
13 people like this.

Reply 11 - Posted by: Krause 1/15/2020 7:59:18 AM (No. 289006)
He knows there's a lot of fellow commies there, too.
10 people like this.

Reply 12 - Posted by: Clinger 1/15/2020 8:03:49 AM (No. 289012)
Yup the house that Alger Hiss built, sort of makes sense doesn't it.
9 people like this.

Reply 13 - Posted by: F15 Gork 1/15/2020 8:04:37 AM (No. 289013)
When we decided early on never to be in charge of the place, you knew it would devolve into a Schiff-hole.
10 people like this.

Reply 14 - Posted by: Paperpuncher 1/15/2020 8:22:44 AM (No. 289026)
The existence of the UN has never prevented a war. It is useless for what it was intended and can't be fixed. It does a poor job at anything it is supposed to do. Get rid of it and move on. The United States and it's allies are the only stabilizing factors in the world.
18 people like this.

Reply 15 - Posted by: Rumblehog 1/15/2020 8:27:21 AM (No. 289031)
And what tore it apart, Bernie? Trump?
5 people like this.

Reply 16 - Posted by: BillW. 1/15/2020 8:44:12 AM (No. 289046)
Are you sure about that, Comrade? I mean, if you ever became POTUS? If so, then you can Forget Us. --Vets for Trump 2020
5 people like this.

Reply 17 - Posted by: Sorosisbehindit 1/15/2020 8:53:00 AM (No. 289054)
Even if they weren't an enemy of America and even if it didn't cost a lot of taxpayer money and even if it wasn't a useless attempt to help the world be at peace...we don't need that many "diplomats" and their family members with a get out of jail free card running around loose in New York City. It is someone else's turn to carry this burden. Get this thing off campus!
8 people like this.

Reply 18 - Posted by: hershey 1/15/2020 8:58:00 AM (No. 289061)
Hah, another nail in this doofus's political coffin..don't know figures on how may citizens of this nation want the Useless Nuts OUT, but I suspect it is sizeable...
2 people like this.

Reply 19 - Posted by: wakeupcall 1/15/2020 9:17:21 AM (No. 289084)
The One World Government under Marxist Communism has plans for the elimination of 5 to 6 Billion people in order to create their Sustainable World Population. The New World Order of One World Marxist Communism they have been working on for over 100 years. John McShame the Rino, told everyone about this last year. "They have been working toward Marxism for the past 70 years". McShame just didn't know his history as they started working on The One World Marxist Communist Government under Woodrow Wilson in 1913. Politicians gave control of our government to the Federal Reserve which is a private corporation of the worlds largest financial institutions collecting billions of dollars from the taxpayers each year for allowing the treasure department via congress to print money then pay interest on printed money as though the federal reserve actually loaned billions of dollars to the American government which they did not. These financial institutions have over $500 Trillion dollars now. The leadership our called "The Trilateral Commission". They hold meetings every year in highly secured places around the world. Read some historic quotes by the Communist democrats were they are bragging about pulling this criminal enterprise of World Marxist Communism over the eyes of the intelligent constitution loving people with the help of the news media by them keeping it out of the head lines and teachers for spreading the love of socialism and castigating freedom and capitalism as evil. > 'We are grateful to The Washington Post, The New York Times, Time Magazine and other great publications whose directors have attended our meetings and respected their promises of discretion for almost forty years. It would have been impossible for us to develop our plan for the world if we had been subject to the bright lights of publicity during those years. But, the work is now much more sophisticated and prepared to march towards a world government. The supranational sovereignty of an intellectual elite and world bankers is surely preferable to the national auto--determination practiced in past centuries.' -- David Rockefeller, founder of the Trilateral Commission, in an address to a meeting of The Trilateral Commission, in June, 1991." > 'Whatever the price of the Chinese Revolution, it has obviously succeeded not only in producing more efficient and dedicated administration, but also in fostering high morale and community of purpose. The social experiment in China under Chairman Mao's leadership is one of the most important and successful in human history.' [Rockefeller is proud that between 50 to 100 Million Chinese were killed under Mao to institute a Communist Dictatorship Empire] -- David Rockefeller, current head of Rockefeller empire and member (past chairman) of Council on Foreign Relations, is widely recognized as the foremost partisan for world government under the UN. This is what benevolent 'capitalist', Rockefeller is on record as stating in 1973 about Mao Tse--tung: (NY Times 8--10--73)"
5 people like this.

Reply 20 - Posted by: Strike3 1/15/2020 9:25:00 AM (No. 289092)
You got it wrong right out of the gate you nutty old Commie Hippie. If you should ever get into the White House, WE will tell you what your job is.
4 people like this.

Reply 21 - Posted by: wakeupcall 1/15/2020 9:25:47 AM (No. 289093)
'We are on the verge of a global transformation. All we need is the right major crisis and the nations will accept the New World Order.' -- David Rockefeller - statement to the United Nations Business Council (1994)
4 people like this.

Reply 22 - Posted by: bigfatslob 1/15/2020 9:45:46 AM (No. 289114)
We need to relocate them to the horn of Africa and turn the building into a parking garage the city could use the space. I saw some video last night Sanders and Warren are unwatchable and off their rockers they make no sense about anything. Joe Biden is mental toast and wandering for a thought most of the time.
4 people like this.

Reply 23 - Posted by: wakeupcall 1/15/2020 9:50:35 AM (No. 289119)
'We are on the verge of a global transformation. All we need is the right major crisis and the nations will accept the New World Order.' -- David Rockefeller - statement to the United Nations Business Council (1994) David Rockefeller was a Rino. He was a Liberal, some say a moderate liberal, however, he was a practicing liberal, more to being just a liberal with no moderation.
1 person likes this.

Reply 24 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 1/15/2020 10:14:45 AM (No. 289132)
The UN needs to be disbanded and removed from NY. When Woodrow Wilson first thought of The League Of Nations, it was really just a way to have all the reps together in one place so they could easily meet in case of some dire conflict. Today, we have Facetime, conference calls, video calls, hotlines...every world leader has the phone number of every other world leader. The UN no longer performs the same function it was created for-it is mostly a haven for spies. Time for it to go the way of the Dodo....extinction.
6 people like this.

Reply 25 - Posted by: Chuzzles 1/15/2020 10:36:47 AM (No. 289145)
Rebuild that HoF horror show of rapists and corruption? Fine but do it in another country please.
2 people like this.

Reply 26 - Posted by: wsdiego 1/15/2020 10:51:09 AM (No. 289158)
Demolition would be better!
2 people like this.

Reply 27 - Posted by: papasparky 1/15/2020 10:53:23 AM (No. 289160)
A very small typographic error might go a long way toward solving the problem of the "Untied" Nations of the World and its impossible goal of "whirled peas, -- Tehran might be a logical relocation for the remnants.
1 person likes this.

Reply 28 - Posted by: ARKfamily 1/15/2020 12:09:22 PM (No. 289228)
Yep, the Democrat party has a God problem because they all think they are gods. . .
2 people like this.

Reply 29 - Posted by: Enoch Powell 1/15/2020 12:31:37 PM (No. 289248)
The U.N. is leftover from a different era. It should be disbanded, or, emasculated, which it always has been, and moved to some Euro location in need of American dollars... The Hague sounds about right. Certainly these Euros don't need a sinecure in New York, where all Euros want to be anyway. Leave America for Americans.
2 people like this.

Reply 30 - Posted by: Arby 1/15/2020 12:33:00 PM (No. 289250)
And we could begin by relocating it to the Arctic Circle.
2 people like this.

Reply 31 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 1/15/2020 12:57:44 PM (No. 289277)
Bernie, your job if you ever become President, is to look out for the United States and its citizens. What does the United nations have to do with that? You would not be President of the world. You would suppose to be President of the United States. This is one of many reasons to never vote for a Democrat.
3 people like this.

Reply 32 - Posted by: little guy 1/15/2020 1:03:11 PM (No. 289284)
Note to Bernie: At 78 you will NEVER get closer to the White House than as a tourist. Thank God. BTW --- the following people were once members of the Tri-Lateral Commission Alan Greenspan Cy Vance Jimmy Carter Walter Mondale Paul Volker and, yes, even Jeffery Epstein ... who didn't hang himself. 'Nuff said!
4 people like this.

Reply 33 - Posted by: Trapper 1/15/2020 1:36:38 PM (No. 289333)
We've already had one "citizen of the world" for president. It was dog food and we're not eating it again.
5 people like this.

Reply 34 - Posted by: Lonestar Jack 1/15/2020 1:36:43 PM (No. 289334)
Make sure all their parking tickets are paid before they leave. How about cancelling their passports until all bills are paid including their .02% defense tab?
5 people like this.

Reply 35 - Posted by: MDConservative 1/15/2020 2:11:33 PM (No. 289373)
The UN is just another global racket that needs to be disbanded. Reform is simply not possible. Their objective is to delegitimize national sovereignty and create a government of "elites" for the elites. And if you're interesting enough they'll declare you a World Cultural object and freeze you as a quaint tourist attraction. Thank goodness the cavemen never came up with "preservation" as a great idea.
3 people like this.

Reply 36 - Posted by: ONEPATRIOT 1/15/2020 3:58:00 PM (No. 289428)
The UN Bldg is on the East River in NYC which is not actually a river but an esturary and is polluted seriously into the lower bay; whereas the Hudson is a true river and is only mildly polluted around NYC.
1 person likes this.

Reply 37 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 1/15/2020 4:29:16 PM (No. 289448)
If it's Bernie's job to rebuild the UN, then Equatorial Guinea would be a fine location for it. One advantage would be that the problem of parking-ticket scofflaws would probably go away. And of course the so-called diplomats would enjoy the nightlife in EG just as much as they do in New York.
1 person likes this.

Reply 38 - Posted by: cacomistle 1/15/2020 4:51:00 PM (No. 289467)
I saw this part of the debate. Bernie misspoke. He was talking about infrastructure and meant to say that we need to rebuild the United States.
1 person likes this.

Reply 39 - Posted by: bighambone 1/15/2020 5:06:10 PM (No. 289479)
There is a lot of space in Antarctica for Bernie to land and rebuild the UN.
1 person likes this.

Reply 40 - Posted by: learner 1/15/2020 5:19:22 PM (No. 289486)
I suggest they move to Antarctica so they cam keep track of Climate Change(tm).
0 people like this.

Below, you will find ...
Most Recent Articles posted by "Imright"
Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)
Most Recent Articles posted by Imright"
Why is serial sexist Mike Bloomberg getting
away with using NDAs to silence women?
0 replies
Posted by Imright 1/16/2020 8:23:57 PM Post Reply
The same woke Left that canceled a scientist for an edgy t-shirt and jumped to smear teenage Trump supporters from Covington Catholic as racists has yet to cancel 2020 Democratic candidate Michael Bloomberg, who actually deserves it. Apparently, there are different standards for left-wing billionaires who pour their money into anti-Second Amendment advocacy and other liberal causes.And the double-standard really is stunning. Mike Bloomberg is getting away with not just a blatant history chock full of sexism, but most on the Left have overlooked his ongoing efforts to silence women who want to criticize his sexism. Only a few figures, such as Elizabeth Warren and conservative The View host
Parnas Undermines Democrats’ Case
Against Trump — on CNN
1 reply
Posted by Imright 1/16/2020 7:51:16 PM Post Reply
Lev Parnas, whom Democrats now cite as a potential witness in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, actually undermined their case against the president in an interview with CNN’s Anderson Cooper that aired Thursday morning. President Trump is accused of having withheld U.S. aid to pressure Ukraine to conduct an investigation into past election interference; and into allegations of wrongdoing by former Vice President Joe Biden and his son, Hunter Biden, who was paid a fortune to sit on the board of Burisma, a Ukrainian fossil fuel company widely viewed as being corrupt.For months, Democrats have claimed that President Trump was not interested in an actual investigation,
10 Things to Know about the Democrats’
Obsession with Lev Parnas
6 replies
Posted by Imright 1/16/2020 5:54:36 PM Post Reply
Democrats are suddenly obsessed with Lev Parnas, the Rudy Giuliani associate who was indicted on federal campaign charges last fall. The Ukrainian-born Parnas was a gopher for Giuliani, President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, who wanted to investigate possible leads in preparing a defense against charges of Russia collusion. Parnas agreed to testify during the House impeachment inquiry, and a federal judge let him hand over documents and text messages last week. But it is not clear Parnas has anything to offer. House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) is dumping documents, and MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow did her best in an interview with Parnas on Wednesday evening.
President Trump marks Religious Freedom
Day by empowering prayer in school
1 reply
Posted by Imright 1/16/2020 5:38:55 PM Post Reply
The Trump administration is moving to strengthen constitutional prayer by extending protections for students who want to pray in public schools. On Thursday, President Trump said the government must never stand between the people and God. He added students are frequently stopped from praying in schools.(Tweet/Video) The new protections will require schools to certify they have no rules conflicting with a student’s right to pray and notify the Education Department of complaints against the right to pray.This marked the first time the Department of Education has updated its guidance on school prayer since 2003. “Today, my administration is issuing strong new guidance to protect religious liberty in our public schools,”
Trump boosts school prayer, faith
groups as he rallies base
1 reply
Posted by Imright 1/16/2020 5:24:11 PM Post Reply
In a bid to solidify his evangelical base, President Donald Trump took steps Thursday to give religious organizations easier access to federal programs and he reaffirmed students' rights to pray in public schools.Under orders from Trump, nine Cabinet departments proposed rules intended to remove “regulatory burdens” on religious organizations participating in federal programs by eliminating a requirement that they refer people to alternative providers upon request. Much of that follows through on an executive order Trump from 2018 that aims to put religious groups on equal footing when competing for federal grants and other funding.
US Senate Passes Trump’s USMCA Trade
Agreement with Canada and Mexico — On
Same Morning Democrats Walk Impeachment
Papers to Senate
8 replies
Posted by Imright 1/16/2020 1:24:27 PM Post Reply
The US Senate is voting this morning on the USMCA trade agreement between the United States, Canada and Mexico.President Trump signed the deal back in 2018 but Speaker Pelosi sat on it for over a year because she did not want to giver President Trump and the country a win.President Trump signed the agreement on November 28, 2018! In December Nancy Pelosi and the House finally approved the deal and Pelosi then tried to take credit for it. (Photo) The Senate passed the Trump USMCA trade agreement on Thursday morning. The trade deal is expected to create hundreds of thousands of jobs
Souvenir Pens From Clinton’s Impeachment
Had To Be Reprinted After Spelling Error
9 replies
Posted by Imright 1/16/2020 1:16:59 PM Post Reply
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi took criticism for handing out souvenir impeachment signing pens — but similar pens, with a slight error in spelling, made an appearance two decades earlier.Former Democratic Wisconsin Sen. Russ Feingold, on hand Wednesday for MSNBC’s coverage of the transmission of the articles of impeachment, said that the commemorative pens handed out during former President Bill Clinton’s impeachment contained a spelling error. The word “united” was incorrectly printed “untied.”WATCH: (Video) Feingold, who was in Congress during the Clinton impeachment in 1998, explained the point of all the rituals surrounding the day’s events.
Republican Sen. Martha McSally Calls CNN
Reporter Manu Raju ‘A Liberal Hack’
14 replies
Posted by Imright 1/16/2020 1:13:39 PM Post Reply
Republican Arizona Sen. Martha McSally ripped into CNN Capitol Hill reporter Manu Raju on Thursday, calling him a “liberal hack” after he asked a question about President Donald Trump’s upcoming impeachment trial.“Sen. Martha McSally, a Republican facing a difficult election race, lashed out when I asked if she would consider new evidence as part of the Senate trial,” Raju, a University of Wisconsin graduate tweeted Thursday. (Tweet) The freshman Arizona senator then responded by posting a video of the exchange to her Twitter account, doubling down on her contention that Raju is a “liberal hack.”
HBO Teams with CNN’s Brian Stelter for
Documentary About the Rise of
Fake News
27 replies
Posted by Imright 1/16/2020 10:40:50 AM Post Reply
Just a week after news broke about CNN settling a massive lawsuit over its fake news coverage of Covington Catholic High School student Nick Sandmann, WarnerMedia announced Wednesday that CNN’s Reliable Sources host Brian Stelter is making a documentary about the rise of fake news that will debut in March on HBO.After Truth: Disinformation and the Cost of Fake News will examine the phenomenon of “fake news” in the age of social media and the impact that the trend has on average citizens, according to a release from WarnerMedia, the parent company of both CNN and HBO. Brian Stelter is serving as an executive producer of the documentary,
Amazon Crowns ‘Profiles in Corruption’
the ‘Most Anticipated’ Nonfiction Book
4 replies
Posted by Imright 1/16/2020 10:37:05 AM Post Reply
Amazon named the forthcoming investigative blockbuster Profiles in Corruption: Abuse of Power by America’s Progressive Elite its “most anticipated” nonfiction book for the week of January 12.“MOST ANTICIPATED—There were more pre-orders for Profiles in Corruption than any other book on this list,” stated Amazon Charts.Slated to hit bookstores nationwide on January 21, Profiles in Corruption by Government Accountability Institute President and Breitbart senior contributor Peter Schweizer hit #1 in Amazon 10 days before its official release. The book is said to contain never-before-published revelations about Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden, Eric Garcetti, Kamala Harris, Sherrod Brown, and Amy Klobuchar
Lou Dobbs: Trump’s the smartest president
to occupy the White House in a long time’
6 replies
Posted by Imright 1/16/2020 7:07:33 AM Post Reply
Lou Dobbs applauded President Donald Trump for his actions concerning Iran and noted that he is the “smartest president” to occupy the White House in a long time.The Fox Business host praised Trump Tuesday for essentially creating a “new Iranian deal,” saying that he “drew a bright vivid red line and said to the Ayatollah ‘don’t you dare cross'” following the events of the last week as tensions escalated between Iran and the U.S. (Video) “This is not a time where the president wants to increase troops. In fact, he wants to withdraw troops. But he is making it clear to Iran
Pelosi quotes ‘Irishman’ before signing
impeachment articles against Trump
15 replies
Posted by Imright 1/16/2020 6:47:45 AM Post Reply
Leave the articles of impeachment, take the cannoli. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday likened President Trump’s request for Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to “do us a favor” to coded mob lingo by invoking the new Martin Scorsese flick “The Irishman.”“Do me a favor?” said Pelosi (D-Calif.), altering Trump’s quote in closing her speech on the House floor, a short time before she signed two articles of impeachment against the president.Then, taking even further liberty with the White House-released transcript of the call between Trump and Zelensky, Pelosi said, “Do you paint houses too?
Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)
White House violated the law by
freezing Ukraine aid, GAO says
46 replies
Posted by Hermoine 1/16/2020 10:16:42 AM Post Reply
The White House budget office violated the law when it froze U.S. military aid to Ukraine, the Government Accountability Office concluded in a new report. “Faithful execution of the law does not permit the president to substitute his own policy priorities for those that Congress has enacted into law,” the GAO wrote in an eight-page report. Several witnesses who testified before House impeachment investigators said President Donald Trump ordered the hold on the critical military assistance.
Undercover video: If Trump wins ‘cities will
burn’ vows Sanders staffer. If Bernie loses,
‘drag those M-f**kers out by their hair, light
them on fire in streets’
46 replies
Posted by Imright 1/15/2020 1:18:31 AM Post Reply
A member of Sen. Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign is vowing there will be violent repercussions and even death to those who oppose the candidate. An explosive new video from Project Veritas features disturbing comments from Kyle Jurek, a Sanders campaign staffer working out of the Iowa office who is calling for cities to “burn” if President Donald Trump is reelected.**Warning for vulgar language** (Video)
Bernie Sanders: ‘Our Job Is to
Rebuild United Nations’
40 replies
Posted by Imright 1/15/2020 2:10:02 AM Post Reply
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said during Tuesday’s Democrat debate in Des Moines, Iowa, that the United States has a duty to “rebuild the United Nations.”During a question focusing on U.S. foreign policy, Sanders stated that it is America’s job to “rebuild the United Nations.”“The American people are sick and tired of endless wars which have cost us trillions of dollars,” Sanders said. “Our job is to rebuild the United Nations and rebuild the State Department, make sure we have the capability of bringing the world together to resolve international conflict diplomatically and stop the endless wars,” he continued.
Northam to Ban Guns
From Capitol Grounds
39 replies
Posted by shalimar 1/15/2020 12:52:31 PM Post Reply
Fearing a repeat of the deadly violence that engulfed Charlottesville more than two years ago, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam plans to declare a temporary emergency Wednesday banning all weapons, including guns, from Capitol Square ahead of a massive rally planned next week over gun rights. That's according to two state officials who were briefed on the plans but not authorized to speak publicly about them. The governor, a Democrat, plans to announce the plans at a news conference Wednesday afternoon because of credible threats of potential violence and extremism, one official said.
Climate crisis is biggest threat
to the planet, warn global elite
38 replies
Posted by NorthernDog 1/16/2020 11:10:42 AM Post Reply
The climate crisis is the biggest threat to global stability, the World Economic Forum (WEF) has warned. WEF on Wednesday published its annual global risk report, highlighting what its members see as the biggest threats to economic and political stability. For the first time in the report’s history, the top five longterm risks were all linked to the environment. “The planet is heating, the ice is melting, and we see that the library of species are on fire,” Borge Brende, president of WEF, said at a press conference in London to launch the report. “It’s really, really serious.” The biggest
Desperate Elizabeth Warren
now says she'll cancel student
debt by executive action
36 replies
Posted by MissMolly 1/16/2020 5:18:58 AM Post Reply
In her latest show of desperation, Sen. Elizabeth Warren is now promising to implement her student loan forgiveness plan by executive fiat, adding legal questions to an already reckless proposal. With less than three weeks to go before Iowa, Warren needs to make a splash in Tuesday night's debate. She's teetering on the edge of disaster in the first Democratic nomination contest, and a poor showing there would doom her presidential ambitions. After her campaign spent yesterday pushing the idea that Sen. Bernie Sanders told her in a private meeting that a woman couldn't be elected president, she's trying out a new gimmick
Joe Biden Emotional Tweet on Hunter:
“Republicans Have Savaged My Only
Surviving Son”
34 replies
Posted by Imright 1/15/2020 1:33:34 AM Post Reply
Leading Democrat presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden posted an emotional tweet Tuesday night about son Hunter Biden toward the end of the Democrat’s debate in Iowa. Biden spoke about tucking his children into bed as a young senator and then lashed out at Republicans for their attacks on Hunter (over his business dealings with the Ukrainian gas company Burisma while his father was vice president) (Photo) “Child care is personal to me: I was a single parent as a young senator. I commuted home to Delaware every night to tuck my kids into bed.
US Rep Kirkpatrick from Tucson
to seek alcohol treatment
after serious fall in D.C.
31 replies
Posted by Lucky5 1/16/2020 12:24:43 PM Post Reply
U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, a Democrat who represents Tucson and Southern Arizona, announced Wednesday that she is stepping away from her duties temporarily to seek treatment for alcohol dependence after suffering a serious fall last week that left her with cracked ribs and spinal fractures. “I am finally seeking this help after struggling to do so in the past, and I am ready to admit that I, like countless other Americans, suffer from this disease,” she said in a prepared statement. “Hard work and determination — which have brought me success in life — have not been enough to win this battle.
Pelosi names Schiff, Nadler as
prosecutors for Trump trial
31 replies
Posted by JunkYardDog 1/15/2020 10:56:30 AM Post Reply

WASHINGTON — Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Wednesday that two House chairmen who led President Donald Trump's impeachment inquiry will be among the House prosecutors for Trump's Senate trial. They are Democrats Rep. Adam Schiff, chair of the Intelligence Committee, and Rep. Jerry Nadler, chair of the Judiciary Committee. Trump was impeached by the Democratic-led House last month on charges of abuse of power over his pressure on Ukraine to investigate Democratic rival Joe Biden as Trump withheld aid from the country. He was also charged with obstructing Congress’ ensuing probe.

Nancy Pelosi Announces Schiff, Nadler
and Others as Impeachment Trial Managers
30 replies
Posted by earlybird 1/15/2020 12:39:03 PM Post Reply
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) announced Wednesday who will serve as the House Democrats’ impeachment managers in the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. Pelosi named House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), House Judiciary Committee Chairman Rep. Jerry Nadler, along with Reps. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Val Demings (D-FL), Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), Jason Crow (D-CO), and Sylvia Garcia (D-TX). Schiff will take on the role of lead impeachment manager.
The Bill That Could Make
California Livable Again
29 replies
Posted by StormCnter 1/15/2020 8:17:00 AM Post Reply
You’ve probably never heard of the most economically transformative legislation of the Trump era. Granted, it has not yet passed and it might not pass. If it does, it would affect a large portion of Americans, but hardly all of them, unlike the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. And its potential effects are hotly contested by policy advocates, politicians, and economists. Still, California Senate Bill 50, winding its way through the state legislature again this month, could generate tens of thousands of new jobs and billions of dollars of new investment, reshaping the geography of the biggest state and solving a large chunk of the cost-of-living crisis
Obnoxious liberal soccer champ Rapinoe
determined to make Olympics about politics
28 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 1/16/2020 7:41:42 AM Post Reply
Megan Rapinoe's roaring again. The International Olympic Committee published new rules that prohibit "political, religious or racial propaganda" "at medal ceremonies and Olympic venues," and Rapinoe says she "will not be silenced." She later added that she will kneel anyway, which would force the IOC to enforce its rules or back down. Not one for fine distinctions, Megan understands the world only in relation to herself and, as usual, completely misses the point. The IOC said nothing about silence. They said she couldn't use the Olympic stage to push politics. You can noisily talk about anything else — your girlfriend, the state of soccer,
Post New Article