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What is the Breathe Act? Squad
members push wide-ranging bill that
slashes police funds, gives reparations

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Posted By: NorthernDog, 7/9/2020 9:29:29 AM

Democratic Reps. Rashida Tlaib of Michigan and Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts announced the BREATHE Act on Tuesday -- legislation that would radically transform the nation's criminal justice system by eliminating life sentences, retroactively expunging drug crimes, shutting down multiple federal agencies and permanently closing prisons and immigration detention centers, among other agenda items. The bill also seeks to end gang databases, establish pilot programs for a universal basic income, and afford voting rights and "lifetime education" to all illegal immigrants and incarcerated criminals. The bill's fate in the Democratic-controlled House is unknown, as not all members support defunding the police. The

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In a nutshell - handcuff the police, let criminals out of jail, and take everyone's money for their own enjoyment.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: MrDeplorable 7/9/2020 9:42:55 AM (No. 472236)
The fatal assumption these leftist socialists are making is that the rest of us are going to sit around doing nothing while they makes SLAVES of us but if we're not in power we're going to carry on a GUERRILLA WAR the likes of which they have never seen and cannot imagine, especially those of us with MILITARY training and experience. Be afraid, leftist Congresspeople, be very AFRAID.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: HotRod 7/9/2020 9:46:15 AM (No. 472241)
There are places in the world that already meet their desires. They should move there. Of course, they would not have a cushy political job that pays such a generous salary and benefit package. However, they could enjoy being treated as possessions by their men, who could whip them and beat them for any reason. We already see that happening among the BLM crowd.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Grateful 7/9/2020 9:53:04 AM (No. 472247)
Brain damaged and delusional leftists taking the next Alinsky step toward total destruction of the greatest country in world's history. There is no end to wanton SJW destructiveness. KEEP YOUR POWDER DRY!
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Reply 4 - Posted by: PChristopher 7/9/2020 9:53:59 AM (No. 472248)
So, basically, they want to turn the country over to the criminals. There needs to be some sort of threshold beyond which radical politicians can be expelled back to the S-holes that they came from as a reminder of the great fortune they had in being here.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: jalo1951 7/9/2020 9:58:15 AM (No. 472251)
F-ing insanity.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: LanceLink1 7/9/2020 9:58:48 AM (No. 472253)
I thought they took an oath to defend the Constitution not shred it up?
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Reply 7 - Posted by: starboard 7/9/2020 10:00:26 AM (No. 472255)
I don't wish these women well.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: edgar 7/9/2020 10:10:29 AM (No. 472267)
These ladies know how to spend other peoples' money.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: hammondb3 7/9/2020 10:14:59 AM (No. 472271)
This is NOT upholding the Constitution. This is an attempt to UPEND the Constitution. Hang them.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: marbles 7/9/2020 10:16:06 AM (No. 472272)
These people want to destroy our wonderful country. They are opposed to everything that makes it great. In particular, the rule of law. Our Constitution. The Bill of Rights. They want their laws, the laws of fascsim.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: moebellini3 7/9/2020 10:22:22 AM (No. 472280)
Why are these communists still in congress. They take an oath to uphold our constitution and our laws yet nothing these terrorists do or recommend benefits our country and our society. Their agenda is to destroy our country and our way of life. Yet they are net expelled from congress. What we have is a gutless congress in fear of being called a racists. Well its time we all start calling members of congress and tell them to get off their butts and get rid of these morons. Got it.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: MDConservative 7/9/2020 10:27:43 AM (No. 472285)
This is why Joe Biden is the Dem candidate...he is a placeholder to keep the radicals at bay for the next four years while the gerontocracy grabs its last billions/trillion on the way out. 2024 will be the year of "realignment" for the Democrats.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: snowspryte 7/9/2020 10:41:44 AM (No. 472298)
Bring back the "House on un-american activities"
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Reply 14 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 7/9/2020 10:44:47 AM (No. 472303)
Normally, I would say stuff like this would not make it to first base, but all bets bets are off considering today's political environment. This isn't even Socialism folks. Its flat out Marxism and Communism with an order of Islamism on the side. The people pushing this don't want representative government. They don't even want law and order. It is tyranny at its worst.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: bad-hair 7/9/2020 10:54:45 AM (No. 472311)
Snowball ... meet Hell. These guys cash a quarter million (with benefits) and maybe more (bribery in all its forms) to write BS like this ???
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Reply 16 - Posted by: MickTurn 7/9/2020 11:12:48 AM (No. 472331)
Note to the Leftist MOB in Congress. It's a lot easier to 'Breathe' when you pull you head out of your Wazoo!
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Right Time 7/9/2020 12:10:00 PM (No. 472382)
This Dem Socialist bill is going nowhere with this Senate and President. But it tells what's coming is the D-rats win in November
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Reply 18 - Posted by: udanja99 7/9/2020 12:22:29 PM (No. 472392)
Well, actually, I am in favor of shutting down multiple federal agencies, just probably not the ones on the Squad’s list. Let’s start with the IRS, the EPA, the Dept. of Education, HHS, the CDC and the EEOC.
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