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Democrats Take Different Approach During Barrett Confirmation Hearings

The Senate Judiciary Committee opened the confirmation hearings of Judge Amy Coney Barrett on Monday.  This is the initial step in the process of considering the nomination of Barrett to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court. Senate Democrats are taking a very different approach to Barrett’s nomination than they did during the hearings […]

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Dueling Narratives in Police Officer’s Kneeling on Pregnant Black Woman’s Back

Videos appear to show a police officer in Kansas City, MO kneeling on a pregnant woman’s back while arresting her, ABC News reported.  The incident incited calls for the officer concerned to be fired and the police chief to resign. The Kansas City Police Department (KCPD) is currently investigating the situation and looking to see if […]

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Trump to Skip Second Debate After Change of Format

President Trump on Thursday indicated he would not participate in the next presidential debate, scheduled for October 15, after the format was changed Fox News reported.  The second presidential debate was to be held in Miami and follow a town hall format. The Commission on Presidential Debates said in an announcement on Thursday that “the second presidential debate […]

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Trump’s Declassification Order to Include Clinton Email Server Investigation

President Donald Trump’s Tuesday evening announcement of his authorization of the declassification of all documents related to the Russia probe included the same authorization for all documents related to Hillary Clinton’s private email server scandal.   As reported earlier by Fox News, the president tweeted “I have fully authorized the total Declassification of any & all […]

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Trump Authorizes Full Declassification of All Russia Collusion Documents

President Donald Trump tweeted on Tuesday that he had authorized full disclosure of all information relating to both the investigation into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s private email server usage Fox News reported. The president announced his intentions via social media, tweeting, “I have fully authorized […]

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Biden Has Long History of Racially Insensitive Remarks

Comments about why people were able to quarantine during the coronavirus pandemic made by Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden highlight the former vice president’s propensity for racial insensitivity.  The most recent tone-deaf comments were made during an event in mid- September, Fox News reported.   Biden’s comments were captured on video and have recently gone viral.  Speaking on […]

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President Trump Returns to White House After Weekend Stay at Walter Reed

President Trump was discharged from Walter Reed Medical Center late Monday afternoon after spending the weekend receiving treatment for COVID-19, NBC News reported.  The President was admitted to the hospital on Friday after a positive test for the coronavirus. The President tweeted an upbeat message to the American public just before his discharge from the hospital.  “I […]

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Press Secretary McEnany Tests Positive for COVID-19

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany has tested positive for COVID-19 USA Today reported.  McEnany revealed the diagnosis via Twitter on Monday morning. “After testing negative consistently, including every day since Thursday, I tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday morning while experiencing no symptoms,” McEnany tweeted.  “As an essential worker, I have worked diligently to provide needed information […]

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President Trump, First Lady Melania Test Positive for COVID-19

President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have tested positive for COVID-19 and are currently receiving treatment for the virus Fox News reported.  The President announced the diagnosis on Twitter early Friday morning. Trump tweeted, “Tonight, @FLOTUS and I tested positive for COVID-19. We will begin our quarantine and recovery process immediately,” a little before 1:00 […]

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Establishment Foreign Policy Officials Endorse Biden

A group of former national security officials has endorsed Democratic nominee Joe Biden for president, The Hill reported.  Included in the group are 70 Republicans. The group calls itself National Security Leaders for Biden and is made up of career government officials and some former military officers.  The group wrote in an open letter that President Trump […]

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Biden’s Refusal to Reject Court-Packing Brings Issue to Forefront of Presidential Campaign

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden refused to give his position on adding justices to the Supreme Court during Tuesday’s first presidential debate.  By avoiding the issue Biden has left it on the table and Republicans have pounced on his lack of stand on an important constitutional issue.   Debate moderator Chris Wallace asked the former vice president, “Are […]

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Comey Can’t Seem to Recall Anything About the FBI’s Russia Investigation

Former FBI Director James Comey was questioned by the Senate Judiciary Committee about the early stages of the Bureau’s investigation into alleged ties between the Trump campaign and Russia Fox News reported.  Comey spent most of the hearing denying knowledge of the actions of the agency he oversaw at the time. The former FBI director defended […]

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Biden Dismisses Antifa as “an Idea, Not an Organization” despite Evidence to the Contrary

During Tuesday evening’s first presidential debate the Democratic nominee, Joe Biden, dismissed Antifa as simply “an idea.”  His answer came during a segment of the debate dealing with violence in cities around the country. “Antifa’s an idea, not an organization,” the former vice president said when asked by President Donald Trump to condemn the group according […]

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Michael Flynn’s Attorney Requests Judge Overseeing His Case Recuse Himself

Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn’s attorney called for the judge overseeing the case to recuse himself Fox News reported.  The request came during a hearing on Tuesday. Sidney Powell, who is representing Flynn, accused U.S. District Court Judge Emmet Sullivan of showing “abject bias” in his decisions on the case including refusing the Department of […]

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Black Lives Matter Organizer Arrested After Plowing Her Car Into Trump Supporters

A woman was arrested for driving her car into a crowd during a protest in California on Saturday, injuring 2 people. Fox News reported that the woman is charged with attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon.  Her bail was set at $1 million. The assault occurred during a confrontation between Black Lives Matter demonstrators and […]

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Illinois State Football Coach resigns suddenly, leaves Message on Door

A football coach at Illinois State University resigned on Thursday after leaving a note on his office door Fox News reported.  Kurt Beathard was the Redbirds’ offensive coordinator. Coach Beathard confirmed that he did leave a note saying “All Lives Matter to Our Lord & Savior Jesus Christ” after quitting the team, but he did not reveal […]

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Biden Urges Senate to delay Supreme Court Vote until after November Election

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden called on the Senate not to vote on President Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court until after the November election Fox News reported.  The former vice-president also revealed what is likely to be the Democratic line in opposition to the president’s Supreme Court nominee. “I urge every senator to take a […]

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Rittenhouse to fight Extradition to Wisconsin

Kyle Rittenhouse, a 17-year-old charged with multiple counts concerning an incident at a violent protest in Wisconsin, will fight extradition to that state.  His attorneys have been granted two weeks to prepare their defense the Wall Street Journal reported. Rittenhouse faces a number of felony counts in Wisconsin including first-degree intentional homicide, first-degree reckless homicide, and […]

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Senate Report Details Hunter Biden’s Questionable Financial Dealings

Two Senate Committees released their report on a joint investigation into Hunter Biden’s role as a board member of Ukrainian energy company Burisma, Fox News reported.  The interim report follows a long investigation into the financial affairs of the son of the former vice-president. The report, which is 87 pages long, said, “This investigation has illustrated the […]

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Demonstrations in Louisville after Grand Jury Decision in Breonna Taylor Case

Protests erupted in Louisville, Kentucky after a grand jury’s decision in the case of 3 police officers accused in the death of a young black woman.  A curfew has been imposed in the city and other precautions are being undertaken to maintain order. A Jefferson County grand jury indicted Officer Brett Hankison on 3 counts of […]

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Congressional Report Holds China, WHO responsible for COVID-19 pandemic

The worldwide coronavirus pandemic could have been prevented had China and the World Health Organization (WHO) acted responsibly said a report from the House Foreign Affairs Committee.  The New York Post obtained a copy of the 96-page House audit before its release on Monday. The report was written by Republican members of the Democrat-held committee.  The report […]

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Death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg also end of an Era for Supreme Court

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Friday at the age of 87.  She had served on the nation’s highest court since her appointment by then-President Bill Clinton in 1993. Ginsburg had battled cancer in recent years and finally succumbed to complications from metastatic pancreatic cancer Fox News reported.  She continued to fulfill her duties as […]

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Bail Fund Promoted by Kamala Harris, Biden Staffers Helps to Get Accused Child Molester Released

A Bail fund promoted and supported by Democratic vice-presidential nominee Kamala Harris and a number of staffers for Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden provided bail money for an alleged child rapist Fox News reported.   The Minnesota Freedom Fund (MMF) is a charity that provides bail money for accused criminals.  According to its website, “MFF believes that […]

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U.S. Attorney Denies Claim that A.G. Barr explored Charges against Seattle Mayor

A United States attorney has flatly denied a report in the New York Times that claimed Attorney General William Barr suggested exploring criminal charges against the Seattle Mayor over the Capitol Hill Organized Protest (CHOP) that formed over the summer, reported Fox News.  The same New York Times report claimed Barr also suggested bringing sedition charges […]