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Rep. Pressley doesn’t belong with AOC, Omar, and Tlaib – Washington Examiner

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Watching the four-woman “squad” respond to President Trump’s already famous Tweets urging “progressive” Democrats to “go back” to their “original countries,” one wonders why Rep. Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts would want to be lumped in with the other three. Pressley’s remarks were standard-issue liberal, but restrained and dignified in the face of Trump’s out-of-bounds comments. The other three Democrats handled the situation very differently, combining mendacity, smears, and radicalism in…

There’s a sobering truth to Trump’s racist tweets that we don’t like to admit – CNN

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

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Immigrant rights group decries new Trump asylum restrictions as ‘most egregious,’ ‘extreme’ to date – NBC News

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Immigrant rights advocates and attorneys denounced President Donald Trump’s latest move Monday to restrict asylum at the southern border as the “most egregious” and “extreme” policy targeting the form of protection by the administration yet. “The administration has been trying to fight against asylum at the southern border for a long time now and if they are able to get away with this regulation, they have effectively ended it for…

Follow Jeffrey Epstein’s money: Accused child sex trafficker has $56.4 million cash, even more in hedge funds, real estate, stocks – CNBC

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Jeffrey Epstein has a ton of cash on hand — but the accused child sex trafficker has even more more money tied up in hedge funds, private equity plays and real estate, a newly unsealed court document reveals. The document, filed by Epstein’s criminal defense lawyers and unsealed Monday, shows that the financier and registered sex offender is worth an estimated $559,120,954. The filing was made last week as Epstein,…

Trump’s most openly racist rhetoric yet is not at all surprising – CNN

Monday, July 15, 2019

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Beto O’Rourke says his family’s ancestors owned slaves – NBC News

Monday, July 15, 2019

Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke revealed Sunday that his family’s ancestors owned slaves — a fact he said injected new urgency into a slate of policy proposals designed to grapple with slavery’s legacy. In a post on Medium, O’Rourke wrote that his paternal great-great-great grandfather enslaved two women, Eliza and Rose, in the 1850s. A maternal ancestor may have also owned slaves, he wrote. Ancestors of O’Rourke’s wife, Amy, also…

No Sign On Sunday Of Trump’s Large-Scale Nationwide Immigration Raids – NPR

Monday, July 15, 2019

Hundreds of people march in New York in opposition to the Trump administration’s plans to continue with raids to catch immigrants in the country illegally in Queens on Sunday. Julius Constantine Motal/AP hide caption toggle caption Julius Constantine Motal/AP Hundreds of people march in New York in opposition to the Trump administration’s plans to continue with raids to catch immigrants in the country illegally in Queens on Sunday. Julius Constantine…

AOC responds to Trump’s racist attacks: ‘You cannot accept that we don’t fear you’ – CNN

Monday, July 15, 2019

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LA Mayor Eric Garcetti releases video directed at illegal immigrants amid ICE raids: ‘We are in this together’ – Fox News

Monday, July 15, 2019

Video Eric Shawn: The immigration raids start Former ICE Director Tom Homan says ‘President Trump is doing his job.’ Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti released a Twitter video Saturday explaining why he and the city’s government won’t be cooperating with federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents as they carry out raids nationwide. President Trump initially announced raids on illegal immigrants in June, before backing off to give Congress more time to find…

AOC unloads on Trump after he tells progressive congresswomen to ‘go back’ to home countries – Fox News

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Video Rep. Omar admits she may have embellished dramatic story she told to high school students Minnesota Democrat says she may have flubbed some facts in story meant to showcase racial injustice; reaction from Fox News contributor Deroy Murdock. New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, fresh from a bitter public spat with top House Democrats, unloaded on President Trump Sunday afternoon after he suggested that unnamed progressive congresswomen “go back” to their…

Trump tells progressive freshman congresswomen to ‘go back’ to their ‘broken and crime infested’ countries – Business Insider

Sunday, July 14, 2019

President Donald Trump tweeted Sunday morning asking the “‘Progressive’ Democrat Congresswomen” to “go back” to their “corrupt” and “broken and crime infested” countries. He claimed the congresswomen, most likely referring to the “Squad” of freshman progressives, were “loudly […] and viciously telling the people of the United States […] how our government is to be run.” Instead, Trump suggested that the congresswomen, who he tweeted “originally came from countries whose…

Tropical Storm Barry: Thousands without power, rescues underway as storm strengthens to ‘edge of hurricane … – Fox News

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Video Rain and wind picks up as Tropical Storm Barry begins to make landfall Rob Schmitt reports on the latest from Tropical Storm Barry from Morgan City, Louisiana. Meteorologist Rick Reichmuth track the storm. Tropical Storm Barry is “on the edge of hurricane status” as it inches closer to the Louisiana coast, bringing with it up to 20 inches of water when it makes landfall early Saturday morning. The National Weather…

Money, time, bad results: Citizenship question would have been a gov’t nightmare – NBC News

Friday, July 12, 2019

President Donald Trump on Thursday announced he had backed away from issuing an executive order to add a citizenship question to the census form and would instead instruct all government agencies to provide existing data about residents’ citizenship status. In a White House announcement, Trump said he’d nixed the census question because it would have prompted “considerable delays” in completing the census. Several former Census Bureau directors and other experts…

Trump, ‘not backing down’ in effort to count citizens amid census fight, announces executive order – Fox News

Friday, July 12, 2019

Video Trump orders federal departments, agencies to provide citizenship records: We will leave no stone unturned President Trump outlines new steps to determine how many citizens and non-citizens make up the U.S. population. President Trump, speaking at the White House on Thursday, announced that he would “immediately” issue an executive order to get an accurate count of non-citizens and citizens in the United States — a measure Trump said would be…

Jeffrey Epstein’s A-list pals rush to distance themselves after predator’s arrest – New York Post

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Jeffrey Epstein carefully cultivated a circle of prestigious and powerful friends by exploiting the aura of money and mystery that surrounded him — but the hint of a dark side was always there. Now, in the wake of his blockbuster arrest on child sex trafficking charges, some of those high-flying former pals may be quaking in their boots. During a news conference Monday announcing Epstein’s indictment, Manhattan US Attorney Geoffrey…

After Epstein fallout, Acosta’s critics warn of ‘troubling’ lack of resources for trafficking victims – NBC News

Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Labor Secretary Alex Acosta is under intense scrutiny for his role in cutting a lenient plea deal more than a decade ago for Jeffrey Epstein, the wealthy financier charged this week with federal sex trafficking crimes. But among some human trafficking lawyers and victims advocates, concern has been building for months about the embattled Cabinet secretary, who as the U.S. attorney in Florida secured the federal non-prosecution agreement against Epstein…

Mitch McConnell: Obama and I are ‘both descendants of slaveholders’ – CNN

Tuesday, July 09, 2019

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Hong Kong’s Carrie Lam Says Extradition Bill Is ‘Dead,’ But Protesters Press On – NPR

Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam said Tuesday the effort to amend an extradition bill was dead, but it wasn’t clear if the legislation was being withdrawn as protesters have demanded. Vincent Yu/AP hide caption toggle caption Vincent Yu/AP Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam said Tuesday the effort to amend an extradition bill was dead, but it wasn’t clear if the legislation was being withdrawn as protesters have demanded….

Hong Kong leader says China extradition bill ‘is dead’ but stops short of formal withdrawal – CNN

Tuesday, July 09, 2019

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Harry Kazianis: Iran and America are headed for a showdown. And no, it’s not Trump’s fault – Fox News

Monday, July 08, 2019

Video Iran plans to ‘take the next step’ to enrich uranium closer to weapons-grade levels Iran wants to set new terms for the nuclear deal with the E.U. by July 7th. While national security experts will debate the merits of the Iran nuclear deal negotiated by the Obama administration for years to come, one thing is clear: the pact always ensured Washington and Tehran were headed towards a nuclear crisis….