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POLLAK: False ‘Nazi’ Accusations Are Mainstreaming Hatred...
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False "Nazi" accusations continue, unapologetically, from people who should know better. They are mainstreaming hatred, with potentially dangerous consequences.
By viper1 on 2016-11-29 16:27 UTC
Trump Choice for HHS Puts Target on Obamacare...
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President-Elect Donald Trump on Tuesday tapped Georgia Rep. Tom Price to run the Department of Heath and Human Services, sending a strong signal that his pledge to repeal and replace Obamacare was more than campaign rhetoric. Price, an orthopedic surgeon
By viper1 on 2016-11-29 16:26 UTC
Trump: Cabinet Position is Romneys He Just Has to Publicly Apologize...
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by Micah J. Fleck Trump’s thin skin continues to show as he now bribes cabinet hopeful (and former vocal critic) Mitt Romney with a position– as long as Romney apologizes for all the mean things he said about Trump during the race. According t
By rjx32 on 2016-11-26 22:29 UTC, Edited: 2016-11-27 02:10 UTC
Trump's Top Aide Has Received 'Deluge' of Messages Regarding Romney...
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Trump's Top Aide Has Received 'Deluge' of Messages Regarding Romney
By aphrodite on 2016-11-25 08:52 UTC
Capitol Report: Do Kellyanne Conway tweets signal a turn away from Romney in Trump inner circle?...
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A brace of social-media posts by Donald Trump aide Kellyanne Conway may point to an urgent sense among some Trump allies that Mitt Romney is not the man for the secretary of state job.
By aphrodite on 2016-11-25 08:51 UTC
Would Romney trigger a backlash from hardcore Trump supporters?...
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President-elect Trump shocked the political world by meeting with Mitt Romney and apparently considering him for secretary of state. If he nominates the former Massachusetts governor, would he also demoralize his supporters? Receiving deluge of social m
By aphrodite on 2016-11-25 08:49 UTC
Jill Stein Reaches Goal for Election Recount, Immediately Increases Goal...
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Jill Stein is not exactly every liberals favorite person lately. But now, shes gone and raised the necessary funds for a recount which should please many. Or actually, maybe its not the necessary amount, she needs more.
By viper1 on 2016-11-24 17:26 UTC
CNN's Symone Sanders: 'We Don't Need White People Leading the Democratic Party Right Now'...
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Just stop and think for a minute if it were a white CNN commentator that said "We Don't Need Black People Leading...". Her statement is just as racist and is completely unacceptable form of political discourse.
By moebandy on 2016-11-24 00:49 UTC
Man who did Nazi salute with Tila Tequila outside Richard Spencer’s alt-right conference is Jewish, and it’s causing problems...
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Someone purporting to be the man in the salute picture posted an anonymous blog entry explaining his actions and apologizing for them to the alt-right.

“As a half-jew posing with an Asian I figured it would be viewed for what it was, a joke,” the essay says. “Personally I do not have any problems

By moebandy on 2016-11-23 23:17 UTC
Trump picks billionaire Betsy DeVos, school voucher advocate, as Education Secretary...
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President-elect Donald Trump intends to name Betsy DeVos, a conservative activist and billionaire philanthropist who has pushed forcefully for private school voucher programs nationwide, as his nominee for Education Secretary, according to a person close
By rjx32 on 2016-11-23 21:39 UTC
Trump to nominate Carson to HUD...
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Ben Carson has accepted Donald Trumps offer to be secretary of Housing and Urban Development, filling a key role in the president-elects cabinet, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal.
By rjx32 on 2016-11-23 21:37 UTC
Breitbart news site blocked by ad exchange in effort to censor free speech...
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A leading ad exchange blacklists Breitbart News because of concerns over political speech.
By viper1 on 2016-11-23 19:14 UTC
Now Amazon Jumping on the Censorship Bandwagon...
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Amazon censoring reviews of
By viper1 on 2016-11-23 19:10 UTC
Henry McMaster: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know...
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Henry McMaster is expected to be the new Governor of South Carolina after Donald Trump picked Nikki Haley to be
By viper1 on 2016-11-23 18:32 UTC
Silicon Valley H-1B visa issue unclear under Trump...
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A statement by the President-elect on Monday put a spotlight on the issue, but didn’t provide any clarity as to what Trump intends to do about the controversial visa program.

“On immigration, I will direct the Department of Labor to investigate all abuses of visa programs that undercut the
By viper1 on 2016-11-22 21:31 UTC
Speculation: On first day in office, Trump to attack visas that 'undercut the American worker'...
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Article claims Trump made no mention of it so the headline unfortunately appears to be speculation.

President-elect Donald Trump on Monday sent out the strongest signal yet that the H-1B visa program is going get real scrutiny.

By viper1 on 2016-11-22 21:27 UTC, Edited: 2016-11-22 21:33 UTC
Tulsi Gabbard Meets With Donald Trump, Stirring Speculation That The President Elect Is Considering Her For A Cabinet Position...
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Outspoken Bernie Sanders surrogate and U.S. Representative Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) met with President-elect Donald Trump in his office at Trump Tower in New York City on Monday morning, according to a report from The Washington Post‘s Elise Viebeck.
By viper1 on 2016-11-22 19:20 UTC
Trump 'seriously considering' Ben Carson for HUD secretary...
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Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson is under active consideration to be the next secretary of Housing and Urban Development, President-elect Trump said Tuesday. I am seriously considering Dr. Ben Carson as the head of HUD. I've gotten to know him well he
By viper1 on 2016-11-22 19:17 UTC
Trump on Ayotte role No thanks...
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Good news President-elect Donald Trump says there's no place in his administration for U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-NH, who withdrew her support for the Republican nominee a month before election day.
By viper1 on 2016-11-22 19:16 UTC
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