What Point Is CNN Trying To Make With Jeffrey Lord? Republican struggles to explain why GOP just voted to let severely mentally ill people get guns. Rep.
John Barrasso (R - WY) talks about gun regulations on CNN (Screen cap). The House of Representatives on Thursday evening voted to overturn an Obama-era rule that had been put in place to prevent people with severe mental illnesses from buying firearms. The rule, which was finalized by the Social Security Administration in December, banned Social Security beneficiaries from buying guns if their disability payments are handled by an outside party due to their “marked subnormal intelligence, or mental illness, incompetency, condition, or disease.” Appearing on CNN Friday morning, Rep. Reince Priebus And Chris Wallace Clash Over Whether Trump Believes Intel Community On Russian Hacks. <a class="icopyright-article-tools-noscript" href=" target="_blank" title="Main menu of all reuse options"><img height="25" width="27" border="0" align="bottom" alt="[Reuse options]" src=" Click here for reuse options!
</a> Fox News Sunday's host Chris Wallace sparred with the president-elect's new Chief of Staff, Reince Priebus over whether Trump believes the Intelligence communities that Russia did hack and interfere with US election. For over five minutes, Reince Priebus kept trying to change the subject when Wallace asked him directly, "Does the president-elect accept the consensus of the intel community? " Priebus replied, "Well, I think a lot of these things, though, Chris, are coming through third parties. Karl Rove: Kellyanne Conway's Public Attacks On Romney Make Trump Look Weak. <a class="icopyright-article-tools-noscript" href=" target="_blank" title="Main menu of all reuse options"><img height="25" width="27" border="0" align="bottom" alt="[Reuse options]" src=" Click here for reuse options!
</a> Karl Rove, the former George Bush tactician, had harsh words for Kellyanne Conway, regarding her public outbursts against Mitt Romney as choice for Secretary of State. Videos: Clinton and Trump Fact-checks. CNN’s Jake Tapper and FactCheck.org offer two fact-checking videos this week covering claims made by Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.
This first video examines Trump’s false claim that John Podesta, Clinton’s presidential campaign chairman, “was quoted in WikiLeaks as saying, illegal immigrants could vote as long as they have their driver’s license.” The Podesta email in question says not one word about illegal immigrants. Nor does it say anything about encouraging voting fraud. The second video explores Clinton’s claim that she opposed a 2008 Supreme Court decision striking the Washington, D.C., handgun ban, because the city was trying “to protect toddlers from guns.” Clinton, who made that statement during the third presidential debate, didn’t initially make that distinction when she said in 2015 that “the Supreme Court is wrong on the Second Amendment.” Cruz says there’s precedent for keeping ninth Supreme Court seat empty.
Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan) LOVELAND, Colo. — Speaking to reporters after a campaign rally for a Republican U.S. Republican Senators Call Trump's Debate Performance 'Interesting' Watch the US State Department Try To Explain Why US Weapons Keep Ending Up in Al-Qaeda's Hands [Video] - The Duran. ‘Dilbert’ cartoonist: Men support Trump because women humiliate them with V-neck sweaters. The cartoonist behind Dilbert, a long-running comic strip commentary on American office culture, was once a relatively anonymous figure.
But recently, he’s made headlines with his eccentric commentary on the 2016 presidential candidates. And that, of course, has devolved into commentary on the state of sexism in America. Adams believes U.S. men are under the yokes of women, as evidenced by v-neck sweaters which are a “uniform” they are forced to wear, according to the Daily Dot.
The website cited a June 23 post on Adam’s blog, “The Humiliation of the American Male in 2016.” “Perhaps the biggest unreported story of this presidential election is the humiliation of the American male. Don’t worry about Adams, he’s on to the ploy. Caitlyn Jenner Praises Trump On Women, LGBT Issues In Latest WTF Of The Week. Chuck Todd Grills Paul Ryan: Your Support For Trump Puts 'Party Over Country' <a class="icopyright-article-tools-noscript" href=" target="_blank" title="Main menu of all reuse options"><img height="25" width="27" border="0" align="bottom" alt="[Reuse options]" src=" Click here for reuse options!
</a> NBC's Chuck Todd accused House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) of putting "party over country" because Ryan continues to support Donald Trump even though he claims not to share the presumptive GOP nominee's values. "I feel like I have certain responsibilities as not just Congressman Paul Ryan from the 1st District of Wisconsin, but at Speaker of the House," Ryan opined during an interview on Sunday's Meet the Press. "And imagine the Speaker of the House not supporting the duly elected nominee of our party, therefore creating a chasm in our party to split us in half, which basically helps deny us the White House and strong majorities in Congress. " "You just made a case though of party over country," Todd observed. Elisabeth Hasselbeck: ‘In God We Trust’ is good motto for public schools because it’s on money.
Fox News host Elisabeth Hasselbeck argued on Wednesday that “In God We Trust” was an appropriate motto for public schools because it was printed on U.S. currency.
Last month, Principal Albert Hardison removed all references to “In God We Trust” at Ridgewood Middle School after the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) accused Caddo Parish schools in Louisiana of violating the First Amendment. But Students with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes launched a campaign to have the words restored to the school’s sign, which they said had been there for at least 15 years. To protest, the group handed out T-shirts during lunch period featuring images of a Bible, a sword, and the hashtag “#iSTAND.”
Just hours later, the school announced that “In God We Trust” would be put back on the school sign. Tom DeLay: People keep forgetting that God ‘wrote the Constitution’ Former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay (R-TX) this week warned Americans to remember that God “wrote the Constitution” based on the Bible.
During an appearance on John Hagee Ministries’ Global Evangelism Television (GETV) network on Wednesday, host Matt Hagee asked the Texas Republican where the country had gone wrong. “I think we got off the track when we allowed our government to become a secular government,” DeLay explained. “When we stopped realizing that God created this nation, that he wrote the Constitution, that it’s based on biblical principles.” Fox & Friends Says Protecting Atheists From Discrimination Is Anti-Christian! <a class="icopyright-article-tools-noscript" href=" target="_blank" title="Main menu of all reuse options"><img height="25" width="27" border="0" align="bottom" alt="[Reuse options]" src=" Click here for reuse options!
</a> While Fox News cheered on the Indiana "religious freedom" bill as a way to protect Christians, they sure don't feel the same way about a Wisconsin ordinance, pushed by the evil Freedom From Religion Foundation, which protects atheists. On this morning's Fox & Friends, we learned that this action is anti-Christian because Christians have a right to discriminate against atheists! Paragon of tolerant Christianity, Tucker Carlson reported that Madison, Wisconsin is now including atheists as a protected class. Jesus BFF, Anna Kooiman set the propaganda message in asking Fox's favorite race baiting, GOP activist, and former DOJ attorney J Christian Adams "where does this hostility come from.
" ↓ Story continues below ↓ Colorado Lawmaker Says Attack On Pregnant Woman Is A 'Curse Of God' (Adds quote from lawmaker, detail of charge from local media) By Keith Coffman DENVER, March 26 (Reuters) - A Colorado lawmaker who said an attack on a woman whose unborn child was cut from her womb was a "curse of God" caused by U.S. policy on abortion was criticized by Democrats and Republicans alike on Thursday. Gordon Klingenschmitt, a Republican member of the state House of Representatives from Colorado Springs, made the remarks on his "Pray in Jesus Name" satellite television show. "This is the curse of God upon America for our sin of not protecting innocent children in the womb," said Klingenschmitt, a minister and retired U.S. Navy chaplain. Louie Gohmert explodes at FCC chairman: ‘You’re playing God with the Internet!’ Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! A bombastic Rep.
Louie Gohmert (R-TX) unloaded on the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission during a congressional hearing Wednesday on net neutrality. “You’re playing God with the Internet!” Gohmert shouted during testimony by FCC chair Tom Wheeler. Wheeler, appearing before Congress for the fifth time in eight days, testified that the Telecommunications Act of 1996 grants congressional authority to the FCC to enact new rules ensuring access to online content, reported National Journal. He told Gohmert – who, like other Republicans, claims that net neutrality overburdens Internet providers with government regulations – that online companies will still have freedom to experiment with new business models.
Donald Trump is a Ted Cruz birther: “You’re supposed to be born in this country” The last time real estate investor and reality show host Donald Trump pretended he might seek the presidency, birtherism was a central plank in the platform of his faux campaign. Four years later — even after President Obama released his long-form birth certificate — Trump continues to insist that our first African American president is an illegitimate usurper born outside the U.S. So what does Trump have to say about Ted Cruz, the Canadian-born Texas senator who announced his 2016 presidential campaign today? In an interview with My Fox NY on Monday, Trump indicated that he also harbors doubts about Cruz’s eligibility to be president, asserting that the Lone Star Republican has “a hurdle that nobody else seems to have at this moment.”
“It’s a hurdle and somebody could certainly look at it very seriously,” Trump added. Ted Cruz: I stopped liking rock music after 9/11. One day after launching his 2016 presidential campaign, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz made the rounds on the morning news shows, where he talked up his conservative credentials and his plans to rescue America from the tyranny of Nobama. During Cruz’s appearance on “CBS This Morning,” co-host Gayle King also afforded Cruz an opportunity to discuss how he occupies his time when he’s not shutting down the government or campaigning to strip gay people of their rights. The Tea Party favorite revealed that he just finished the third season of “House of Cards,” and assured viewers that Washington isn’t as murderous as the Netflix series portrays. Other stories recommended for you. Lindsey Graham Admits That The GOP Doesn't Have An Environmental Platform. “Gay-friendly” Jeb Bush: “People have a right” to refuse services to gays.
Courting conservatives in Atlanta on Thursday, likely GOP presidential contender Jeb Bush threw his support behind efforts to allow businesses and individuals to refuse services to gay people on religious grounds, arguing that while couples in “long-term committed relationships” deserve respect, others “have a right” to discriminate. Though Bush did not explicitly endorse a proposed measure in the Georgia legislature that would allow such discrimination, he expressed sympathy for the movement to sanction religiously-based discrimination. Louie Gohmert: 'It's Time To Bomb Iran' Nevada GOP Lawmaker Says Voter ID Bill Can't Be Discriminatory Because Obama Was Elected President.
9 Ridiculous Jeb Bush Quotes Turned into Hilarious Motivational Posters. As you may have heard, Jeb Bush is currently eyeing a bid for the 2016 presidential election. The former Governor of Florida is presenting himself as a moderate and some are even calling him the front-runner for the Republican party. However, Bush’s past tells a far different story, displaying unabashed conservative ideals on immigration, medical marijuana and education reform. More importantly, Bush admit he'd put the hands to anyone speaking ill of his father George H. Scott Walker in London: ‘I’m going to punt’ on whether evolution is real. Megyn Kelly puts Bill Donohue in his place by linking Larry Flynt and Charlie Hebdo. Fox News host Megyn Kelly on Jan. 8, 2015 [YouTube] Fox News host Megyn Kelly called Catholic League president Bill Donohue out on Thursday over his remarks concerning the mass shooting attack against the satirists at Charlie Hebdo.
“I understand you didn’t like the message,” Kelly said, before asking him, “Did you really think they were not courageous in the face of death threats to be publishing what they did?” Fox’s Bob Beckel compares Islamic terror to dating your mixed-race girlfriend. NYC Police Union Chief Blames Mayor, Protesters For Police Killings. Addicting Info – Missouri Republican Wants Military To Oust President Obama (IMAGE) A Missouri Republican official openly called President Obama a “domestic enemy” who needs to be ousted from office via military coup.
Debbie Dunnegan serves as Recorder of Deeds in Jefferson County, which is just south of St. Louis County. She is currently running for re-election after having swept into office as part of a Republican wave in 2010. But on Friday, Dunnegan went on Facebook to ask her military friends why they haven’t forcefully removed President Obama from the White House. Referring to the commander-in-chief as a “domestic enemy” Dunnegan asked why the military isn’t holding up their oath to protect the Constitution. Paul Ryan Thinks Humans Might Not Be The Cause Of Climate Change. Karl Rove: Obama 'Squandered The Peace' That Bush Left Behind. Fox's Bolling: We Stopped Waterboarding Terrorists ‘And Look What Happens’ Limbaugh: A 'Political Leftist' Attitude Caused Robin Williams To Kill Himself. Fox's Ablow: Michelle Obama 'Needs To Drop A Few'
Kansas GOP official: Americans have a ‘duty’ to offend Muslims — ‘especially with a .45′ By David EdwardsThursday, August 7, 2014 11:34 EDT The Kansas Republican Party is distancing itself from its Kansas Republican 3rd Congressional District Committee vice chairman after he tweeted that Americans had a “duty” to use firearms to “offend” Muslims. Gavin Ellzey admitted to the Kansas City Star that he had tweeted: “Offending Muslims is the duty of any civilized person. Especially with a .45.” He said the sentiment was in response to reports that Christians were being “crucified” in the Middle East. But he later deleted the Twitter message after he began receiving phone calls about it.
This Is What Happens When A Politician Really Doesn't Want To Answer A Reporter's Question. UN nominee Power sidesteps Rubio question on US 'crimes' Republican Calls Climate Change A Hoax Because Earth And Mars Have 'Exactly' Same Temperature. Ann Coulter: “No American whose great-grandfather was born here is watching soccer” John Boehner Says His Plan To Sue Obama Is 'Not About Impeachment' 6 Of Jay Carney's Most Epic Clashes With Reporters. Bolton: Plame Leak 'Just A Malicious Piece Of Gossip' Republican Argues Immigration Reform Debate Leads To Child Sex Trafficking. Karl Rove: Hillary may have brain damage. Phyllis Schlafly Claims Women Paid The Same As Men Won't Find Husbands.
Blast From The Past: The Worst Ted Nugent Interview Of All Time. Paul Ryan stuns CNN host: Keystone pipeline will solve Russia’s Ukraine invasion. Tuning Out Obama. Megyn Kelly won't back down on 'white Santa,' she did it for the 'kids' Jon Stewart's Reaction To Megyn Kelly's 'White Santa' Statement Is All We Need.
Fox News’ Hasselbeck: Obamacare is hurting ‘many’ elderly pregnant women. Colbert Takes Keith Ablow Apart for 'Brilliant Long Distance Diagnosis' Yanked From His Ass. Crooks and Liars. McConnell Dismisses Economic Damage From Shutdown by Calling It 'Paid Vacation Time for Federal Employees. Tea Party Republican Defends Being on Medicaid While Opposing Medicaid. Yes, George Will, Obamacare Is JUST Like The Fugitive Slave Act. Glenn Beck Considers Move To Canada. Congressman Castigates Park Ranger For The Memorial Closure He Voted For. Laura Ingraham: ‘Sob stories’ from injured veterans will make GOP cave on shutdown. Tucker Carlson Calls to 'Increase the Stigma' on Mental Illness After Navy Yard Shootings.
Fox News' Hasselbeck: Navy Yard Shooting Shows Need for Video Game Registry, Not Gun Control. Mike Huckabee, Jim Inhofe Give How-To On Denying Climate Change Without Any Concern For Facts. GOP Congressman: White Collar Crime on Wall Street Doesn't Exist. Gohmert: 'Radical Islamists' Taking Spanish Lessons 'Because We Don't Fear Hispanics. Chuck Schumer: Vladimir Putin Is Behaving Like A 'Schoolyard Bully' Lindsey Graham: Sequestration Could Hurt America's Response To Threats. What's The Dumbest Thing You Could Say To A Congresswoman Who Lost Her Legs In Battle? Um, THIS. Aliens vs. Senators - Passing Immigration Legislation - The Daily Show with Jon Stewart - 06/18/13. Daily Show: GOP's 'Border Fence Built Out of Spite and Ignorance'
Texas Republican Congressman: Fetuses Masturbate So We Should Outlaw Abortion. Rove: NSA Surveillance Is OK Because Fictional Cops Do It on TV Shows. Obama Supporter Chevy Chase Justifies Gitmo. Huckabee is Very Sad That We're Not Demonizing Muslims. Ted Nugent: Military Suicides Are At Record Levels Because Obama 'Violates The Constitution' Joe Barton Cites Great Flood To Disprove Human Role In Climate Change. Herman Cain: Rise In Food Stamps Means More ‘Free Stuff’ For Moochers. 'The State Of The Union Is Strong,' Says Man Responsible For Shielding Nation From Truth McCain Grills Hagel Over His Criticism of Troop Surge in Iraq. Joe 'You Lie' Wilson Badgers Clinton About Not Appearing on Sunday Shows. New Mexico lawmaker wants to criminalize abortions after rape as “tampering with evidence”
Nugent: 'If You Want Another Concord Bridge, I've Got Some Buddies' Hillary Clinton Erupts at Ron Johnson Over Benghazi Attack. Promoting Hinduism? Parents Demand Removal Of School Yoga Class. Florida Senator Marco Rubio: The age of the Earth is "a great mystery". Beck: Obama 'Set Up' Petraeus to 'Discredit the Military'
Mitt Romney: Obama Won With 'Gifts' To Blacks, Hispanics, Young Voters. Mike Huckabee: Vote Republican...or Burn in Hell. George Will Dismisses Romney's Anti-Women's Rights Stances. John Sununu-Colin Powell: Romney surrogate says Powell's endorsement had to do with race. Sarah Palin Slams Obama Debate Performance. Dickhead Willard: Romney's Worst Persona Reveals a Smug, Self-Important Jerk. Ann: Mormon missions are just like military service! Romney Reveals Tax Plan Details at Debate: 'I'll Pick a Number' John Yoo, 'Torture Memo' Author, Says Obama Violated Constitution With Deferred Action Policy. Chris Wallace Got My Memo On Six Bogus Studies Romney's Been Touting As Facts. Jon Stewart Knocks Mitt Romney's Deficit Cutting Plan, Asks 'Are You A Wizard'
Madeleine Albright: Romney's Foreign Policy Speech "Devoid of Substance" RUDY INC.: A Politician's Empire; Giuliani, Selling His Public Image, Branches Out for Private Profit. Rudy Giuliani Insists He Has No Gov't Contracts To Chris Hayes. Is That So? Ann Coulter: At The End Of That Debate, Michelle Wanted To Go Home With Mitt.
Mitt Romney wins presidential debate: Obama campaign officials did their best after the debate to explain why the president did such a poor job at the Colorado debate.