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Most independent ads for 2012 election are from groups that don’t disclose donors 25.4.2032 washingtonpost.com - Politics
Nearly all of the independent advertising aired for the 2012 general-election campaign has come from interest groups that do not disclose their donors, suggesting that much of the political spending over the next six months will come from sources invisible to the public. ...
CNN’s Acosta breaks down history of Trump’s lies about voter fraud: ‘He has a problem accepting the truth’ 27.5.2020 Raw Story
On Tuesday’s edition of CNN’s “Anderson Cooper 360,” chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta walked through the history of President Donald Trump’s false claims about voter fraud, leading up to the one that got him fact-checked by Twitter. “The president was lashing out on Twitter just a few moments ago, saying he is not going […]
‘You’re such a punk’: Ex-tea party lawmaker clashes with Don Jr for complaining that Twitter fact-checked his dad 27.5.2020 Raw Story
On Tuesday, Donald Trump Jr. expressed his outrage after Twitter fact-checked President Donald Trump for his false claims about mail-in voting. So is @Twitter going to start censoring & fact-checking all the numerous blue check mark "journalists" & leftwing activists who falsely claimed that the Trump campaign colluded with the Russian government & that @realDonaldTrump […]
Trump’s ‘transition to greatness’ 2020 slogan is ‘like a surrender’: GOP campaign vet 27.5.2020 Raw Story
On Tuesday, former Republican strategist and anti-Trump conservative Steve Schmidt dissected the Trump campaign’s “transition to greatness” slogan — and what it reveals about his presidency. “Transition to Greatness”. I think not. Trump’s new slogan signals big problems in the campaign. First, It’s a meaningless jumble of nonsense words that could only be produced by […]
Joe Biden updates social media profiles with picture showing him wearing a coronavirus mask 27.5.2020 Raw Story
The wearing of masks during the COVID-19 pandemic is becoming a leading issue in the 2020 presidential campaign. Donald Trump has reportedly said he won’t wear a mask due to vanity, with the president not liking the way he looks wearing a mask. But former Vice President Joe Biden was spotted wearing a mask during […]
Hume And Moran Try To Turn Biden's Mask Into Dukakis's Helmet 27.5.2020 Crooks Liars
Yesterday, Brit Hume gave President Trump an in-kind campaign contribution : Hours after President Trump was spotted Monday partaking in public Memorial Day remembrances without a face mask, he hopped on Twitter to retweet a Fox News commentator criticizing former vice president Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic nominee, for wearing one. This was the tweet: This might help explain why Trump doesn’t like to wear a mask in public. Biden today. pic.twitter.com/9l1gw1ljBE — Brit Hume (@brithume) May 25, 2020 After Hume was (underastandably) attacked for this, he followed up with an even snottier ...
Lefty ‘Dark Money’ Group ACRONYM Behind Liberal ‘Fake News’ Push to ‘Influence the 2020 Election’ 27.5.2020 NewsBusters
A liberal dark money operation pushing “fake news” to hurt President Donald Trump in the 2020 election is pulling out all the stops. OpenSecrets revealed that “political operations are pouring millions of ‘dark money’ dollars into ads and digital content masquerading as news coverage to influence the 2020 election.” One of those operations is dubbed Courier Newsroom, which is owned by the leftist nonprofit ACRONYM. ACRONYM is the company behind the Iowa Democratic Caucus app fiasco. OpenSecrets described Courier as “a network of websites ...
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Rep. James Clyburn tells The View’s Meghan McCain how Biden can win over black Trump supporters 26.5.2020 Raw Story
“The View” co-host Meghan McCain asked Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC) what he would say to black men thinking of voting for President Donald Trump. The South Carolina Democrat appeared on the ABC talk show to discuss Joe Biden’s recent “you ain’t black” remarks about black Trump supporters, and McCain asked the lawmaker what he would […]
Bill Barr promised to release prisoners threatened by coronavirus — even as the Feds secretly made it harder for them to get out 26.5.2020 Raw Story
Even as the Justice Department announced that federal prisons would release vulnerable, nonviolent inmates to home confinement to avoid the spread of COVID-19, the agency was quietly adopting a policy that makes it harder for inmates to qualify for release, not easier. The result has been that more than 98% of inmates remain in federal […]
GOP Leader un-endorses Republican candidate for ‘hateful rhetoric’ on social media 26.5.2020 Raw Story
On Monday, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) announced he was revoking his endorsement of Ted Howze, the Republican candidate for California’s 10th Congressional District, per Politico. “In light of Mr. Howze’s disappointing comments, Leader McCarthy has withdrawn his endorsement,” said McCarthy spokesperson Drew Florio. “As the Leader has previously stated, hateful rhetoric has no […]
GOP ripped for refusing to remove Trump from office: ‘Folly of that failure becomes clearer by the day’ 26.5.2020 Raw Story
Republicans seeking to keep control of the United States Senate were harshly criticized by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch for failing to remove President Donald Trump from office during impeachment. “For four years now, as both a candidate and president, Donald Trump has repeatedly attacked America’s voting system, falsely claiming voter fraud any time it suited […]
Joe Biden makes first public appearance since March 15 25.5.2020 Raw Story
Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, emerged from more than two months seclusion Monday, wearing a black face mask during a visit to lay a wreath on the day the United States honors its war dead. “Thank you for your service,” the former vice president said to a well-wisher after paying his respects at […]
‘Watershed moment in election law’ as judge rules ‘modern day poll tax’ in Florida unconstitutional 25.5.2020 Raw Story
Advocates for restoring the voting rights of people with past convictions welcomed the ruling as “a powerful reminder that no one can trump the U.S. Constitution.” Civil liberties advocates celebrated after a federal court on Sunday struck down as unconstitutional a Florida law that would have denied the right to vote to nearly a million […]
Joe Biden was right about black people and Trump — and the left needs to get past purity tests 25.5.2020 Raw Story
My uncle, whom I’ll call Roger, is a white man. He “dated” my older cousin-aunt for 40 years, although they never got married. Roger was also a musician who played bass in my father’s band. Roger and my cousin-aunt were very much in love and had several children. As such, Uncle Roger was always at family gatherings and […]
Trump’s Memorial Day weekend meltdown shows he’s ‘all impulse — no self control’: CNN’s John Avlon 25.5.2020 Raw Story
President Donald Trump spent his Memorial Day weekend angrily lashing out at his enemies while promoting unhinged conspiracy theories that baselessly accuse MSNBC host Joe Scarborough of murdering a former intern. However, CNN’s John Avlon on Monday warned against believing that Trump’s tantrums are part of some grand campaign strategy, and should instead be understood […]
Boris Johnson defiant as political scandal rages over aide 25.5.2020 Raw Story
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday failed to draw a line under a scandal over his top aide Dominic Cummings allegedly breaching coronavirus rules as pressure mounted on the Brexit mastermind to go. Johnson faces the threat of his government’s authority being undermined in the heat of a health crisis that has claimed nearly […]
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Beijing vows to shield firms from US sanctions over Xinjiang 25.5.2020 Raw Story
Beijing on Monday vowed to shield a Chinese government institute and eight companies sanctioned by the US over alleged human rights violations in the restive Xinjiang region, where China is accused of mass repression of mostly Muslim minorities. The US Department of Commerce announced the sanctions on Friday, saying they were triggered by human rights […]
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Anatomy of a man-made disaster: 320 ways Donald Trump failed to protect us from the coronavirus 25.5.2020 Raw Story
Crises have a way of sorting the good presidents from the bad. Historians consistently rank Abraham Lincoln and Franklin Delano Roosevelt among the top three presidents for their handling of the Civil War, the Great Depression, and World War II.By contrast, the string of catastrophes that trailed George W. Bush, from Iraq to Hurricane Katrina to his obliviousness to warning signs in the housing […]
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Trump’s Memorial Day weekend meltdown shows he’s ‘all impulse — no self control’: CNN’s Avlon 25.5.2020 Raw Story
President Donald Trump spent his Memorial Day weekend angrily lashing out at his enemies while promoting unhinged conspiracy theories that baselessly accuse MSNBC host Joe Scarborough of murdering a former intern. However, CNN’s John Avlon on Monday warned against believing that Trump’s tantrums are part of some grand campaign strategy, and should instead be understood […]
Trump White House ‘flailing’ because they see election slipping away: AP reporter 25.5.2020 Raw Story
On Monday morning, MSNBC “Morning Joe” regular Jonathan Lemire claimed that Donald Trump’s manic spree of ugly tweets aimed at his critics — combined with White House attacks on presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden — shows that the president and his campaign are “flailing” because they know the election is likely lost. With host […]
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