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By Guest Author On Monday, June 29th, 2020
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The Bipartisan Illicit Cash Act Would Fight Corruption, Protect Whistleblowers

These days in Washington, the word bipartisan is not frequently used. But Senate Bill 2563, the Illicit Cash Act, is legislation that four Republicans and four Democrats from the Senate Banking Committee have introduced.  More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, March 24th, 2020
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Democrat Coronavirus stimulus has solar tax credits,voting changes,demands corporate diversity reporting

A 1,400 page early draft of the Democratic Wuhan Coronavirus stimulus bill has already made the rounds in Washington, DC, on Monday and includes a provision that demands every corporation receiving coronavirus rescue More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, February 27th, 2020
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Senate Democrats vote down ‘Born Alive’ bill to protect babies who survive botched abortion

Late Tuesday, 41 U.S. Senators voted to block the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act from being brought to a final vote on the Senate floor. In a 56-41 vote, the bill failed to receive the needed three-fifths More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, February 6th, 2020
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President Trump acquitted on impeachment charges, Mitt Romney is the only GOP vote for ‘abuse of power’

President Trump was acquitted yesterday in the U.S. Senate yesterday, ending the partisan impeachment process ahead of the 2020 presidential race. All of the Democratic senators supported convicting the president More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, December 19th, 2019
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House Democrats impeach, may block Senate trial, attack Tulsi Gabbard for ‘Present’ vote

The House of Representatives voted Wednesday to impeach President Trump for “abuse of power” and “obstruction of Congress”, without any Republican support. As the process moves forward, House More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, September 21st, 2019
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Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg admits there ‘clearly was bias’ against Live Action fact checking

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg told U.S. Senator Josh Hawley that Facebook was wrong to censor pro-life group Live Action, and that there was “clearly bias” in the social media giant’s “fact check.” Hawley More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, September 9th, 2019
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Walter Williams corrects the NY Times on slavery in the US: We are NOT a Democracy

The New York Times has begun a major initiative, the “1619 Project,” to observe the 400th anniversary of the beginning of American slavery. It aims to reframe American history so that slavery and the More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, August 9th, 2019
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CNN Fact Check: Background checks wouldn’t have stopped El Paso, Dayton shooting

On Monday, CNN aired a fact checking of President Trump’s support for enhancing background checks in the wake of mass shootings/terrorist attacks in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, over the weekend. “In More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, August 7th, 2019
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Election 2020: Beto O’Rourke says Australian gun confiscation is the way to go

2020 presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke expressed interest in implementing a mandatory gun confiscation through a gun buyback program similar to the one Australia did after a mass shooting in the 1990s. O’Rourke More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019
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Trump agrees to budget deal, ensures 2 more years of massive spending

Despite the campaign promises and political rhetoric, President Trump continued the Obama era “new normal” of $1 trillion in annual deficits with another debt ceiling compromise that will maintain the More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, July 22nd, 2019
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Election 2020: Bernie Sanders cuts hours for staff to get, keep them at $15 per hour

Capitalism 1010 descended on the Bernie Sanders campaign. Sanders pushes for a $15 minimum wage and has announced this weekend he will cut staffers’ hours so that they can effectively be paid a $15-an-hour More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, July 17th, 2019
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2020 Election: Democrats endorsing Taylor Swift’s Change.org petition for LGBTQ rights

Presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar became the seventh major politician to sign and share Taylor Swift’s viral Change.org petition asking the U.S. Senate to pass the Equality Act. Beto O’Rourke, Edward More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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Chris Hayes MSNBC: Cory Booker on impeaching Trump ‘We did not elect an authoritarian in chief’

In an interview tonight on “All In with Chris Hayes,” 2020 presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) spoke to Hayes about his call for impeachment proceeding’s following Special Counsel Mueller’s More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, April 11th, 2019
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William Barr testifies that there was spying on the Trump campaign, Democrats, Clapper and media pounce

The fact is that there was a FISA warrant to monitor Carter Page and the Trump campaign due to suspicions of Russian collusion. The next fact is that the Mueller report clears the President and his team from any More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019
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Mark Zuckerberg is ready to sell out Internet to government control

In his recent Washington Post editorial Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg called for regulation for “harmful content, election integrity, privacy and data portability.” Zuckerberg’s proposal appears More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019
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Democrats and Republicans work together to make changes to retirement savings, easier for businesses to offer plans

Lawmakers in both the House and Senate are considering bipartisan bills aimed at making it easier for Americans to save for retirement. This story should be the headline in every retiree heavy state, like Florida More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, March 29th, 2019
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Bernie Sanders will no longer support changes to Obamacare, ‘get rid of the insurance companies’

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is again seeking the Democratic nomination for president in 2020, and has reiterated his call for the elimination of private health insurance companies and calls for moving to a single-payer, More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, March 28th, 2019
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Marco Rubio leads GOP charge for new Parental Leave Bill, gets support from Mitt Romney, Ann Wagner, Dan Crenshaw

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., plans to push more Republicans to support paid parental leave, a policy that has traditionally been a Democratic priority. photo/ donkeyhotey “We are hoping that we can continue to More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, March 26th, 2019
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez attacks Senate vote on Green New Deal, warns we’ll ‘drink oil in 30 years when all our water is poisoned’

McConnell’s plan got a scathing rebuke from the key author of the movement, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), a co-sponsor of the Green New Deal and a progressive star in the Democratic Party. “The Senate More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, March 24th, 2019
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2020 candidates, Media responds with crazy Trump hatred after Mueller report

Let’s list off some of the crazy leftist responses to the big Mueller “nothing burger.” Here’s that full report HERE. “I don’t need the Mueller report to know [President Trump is] a traitor. More...



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