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Archive for June 11th, 2017


FULL Unedited Interview of Putin TRASHING Megyn Kelly
Published on Jun 8, 2017

Bikers for Trump dip toe into local politics with Handel-Ossoff contest

Members of the Georgia chapter of Bikers for Trump canvass for Republican Karen Hande
l ahead of the 6th District special election on June 10, 2017. Tamar Hallerman/AJC
It wasn’t exactly your typical Saturday afternoon sight in this sleepy Sandy Plains neighborhood: almost a dozen barrel-chested, leather-clad bikers — led by a quartet of clean-cut high school students, no less — going door to door asking if these 6th District voters plan to support Republican Karen Handel.
But then again, this isn’t your typical special election and this hasn’t been a typical year in politics.
The biker brigade was trying its hand at something new: getting involved on the ground in local congressional races.
“We’re here to put Karen Handel where she needs to be,” one of the bikers told a voter at his front door, “in D.C. supporting President Trump.”
 A member of Bikers for Trump poses outside of a Karen Handel campaign event on June 10, 2017. Tamar Hallerman/AJC
Bikers for Trump formed in 2015 to back the then-Republican candidate whose campaign was viewed by many at the time as quixotic. Chris Cox, the group’s Charleston, S.C.-based leader, said Trump’s anti-establishment bent and pro-veteran, anti-Islamic terror rhetoric appealed to him and other bikers, so he started holding rallies with fellow enthusiasts across the country.
Since Trump’s inauguration, Cox said he noticed voters weren’t giving the president the respect he deserved. So he began channeling the energy of the group’s roughly 260,000 Facebook members into local races.


Puerto Rican voters back statehood in questioned referendum

Webmaster Comment:  I was informed over 40 years ago by a Senator friend in Minnesota the following: If we ever voted Puerto Rico in as a state, it would be the largest welfare state of the 51 states. Apparently this fact is more true today, they are in terrible financial strife, have voted to become a state hoping the congress will follow suit, this way Big Brother can bail them out.
I say No 40 years ago, and I say No today, we do not need more welfare diggers in this country.Puerto Rican voters back statehood in questioned referendum
Gov. Ricardo Rossello shows his ballot at the San Jose Academy during the fifth referendum in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Sunday, June 11, 2017. Puerto Ricans are getting the chance to tell U.S. Congress on Sunday which political status they believe best benefits the U.S. territory as it remains mired in a deep economic crisis that has triggered an exodus of islanders to the U.S mainland. Congress ultimately has to approve the outcome of Sunday's referendum that offers voters three choices: statehood, free association/independence or current territorial status. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)© The Associated Press Gov. Ricardo Rossello shows his ballot at the San Jose Academy during the fifth referendum in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Sunday, June 11, 2017. Puerto Ricans are getting the chance to tell U.S. Congress on Sunday which political status they believe best…
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico’s governor announced that the U.S. territory has overwhelmingly chosen statehood in a nonbinding referendum Sunday held amid a deep economic crisis that has sparked an exodus of islanders to the U.S. mainland.  Nearly half a million votes were cast for statehood, more than 7,600 for free association/independence and nearly 6,700 for the current territorial status, according to preliminary results. The participation rate was just 23 percent with roughly 2.26 million registered voters, leading opponents to question the validity of a vote that several parties had boycotted.
“From today going forward, the federal government will no longer be able to ignore the voice of the majority of the American citizens in Puerto Rico,” Gov. Ricardo Rossello said, announcing the victory. “It would be highly contradictory for Washington to demand democracy in other parts of the world, and not respond to the legitimate right to self-determination that was exercised today in the American territory of Puerto Rico.”
U.S. Congress, however, has final say in any changes to the island’s political status.


Florida law shifts burden of proof in ‘stand your ground’

Gov. Rick Scott speaks to legislators at the end of the special session, Friday, June 9, 2017, in Tallahassee, Fla.
© AP Photo/Steve Cannon Gov. Rick Scott speaks to legislators at the end of the special session, Friday, June 9, 2017, in Tallahassee, Fla.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida is now the first state with a law that spells out that prosecutors, and not defendants, have the burden of proof in pretrial “stand your ground” hearings.  Republican Gov. Rick Scott signed a bill Friday that will force prosecutors to prove during a pretrial hearing that defendants weren’t acting in self-defense when they committed an act of violence. The law took effect as soon as Scott signed it.
Before Friday, the burden of proof in pretrial hearings was on defendants. The Florida Supreme Court issued a ruling in 2015 that made that clear. Republican lawmakers responded to the ruling by pushing the bill Scott signed.  Only four of the other 21 state “stand your ground” laws mention burden of proof — Alabama, Colorado, Georgia and South Carolina — and all place it on defendants.

This Senator needs to be impeach from her postilion, the Senatorial ethics commission should investigate this.

This Democratic senator’s thoughts on Trump? We can’t write it here.

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) addresses the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on July 25, 2016.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is not known to shy away from colorful language.   The Democratic senator from New York, whose name has been floated as a possible 2020 presidential candidate, didn’t hold back Friday, sprinkling her speech with a couple of F-bombs and other informal words.   “Has he kept his promises? Gillibrand asked the audience of President Trump.
“No,” the crowd said.  Gillibrand’s off-the-cuff response: “F— no.”   Gillibrand, who’s voted down nearly every Trump appointee, was addressing a young crowd at the Personal Democracy Forum at New York University.
“Fundamentally, if we are not helping people, we should go the f— home,” Gillibrand said, quoting herself from a New York Magazine profile story that published last month. “And that should be our North Star. … Too often in Congress, on both sides of the aisle, that basic construct gets blown away by the silly parlor games of who’s up, who’s down, all the jockeying and posturing that happens on Capitol Hill. But for these working families, they want us to cut out the B.S.”
She added later: “It’s not about the party; it’s about the people. And I can tell you the people are pissed.”
Glen Caplin, a spokesman for Gillibrand, said the choice of language isn’t because of a change in tone or some kind of a new strategy. In 2014, Gillibrand told the Hill that she found cursing “seems to express” what she’s trying to say better, although she’d been trying to squelch tendencies to do so in public.
“She definitely had to put a couple of dollars in the swear jar last night, but she’s comfortable being who she is,” Caplin said.


This is a US Senator someone who is suppose to be a stand up citizen 
representing our nation,  Your thoughts comments welcome.


You Immigrate to America, learn to live under out Laws – American laws of American Courts only!

Texans Rally for March Against Sharia
by MERRILL HOPE11 Jun 2017376

DALLAS, Texas — ACT for America, the nation’s largest grassroots organization devoted to promoting national security and defeating terrorism, organized marches “against Sharia andfor human rights” in 28 U.S. cities. In Texas, the rallies took place on Saturday in Dallas, Houston, and Austin.
In Texas, only the Austin March Against Sharia got a bit dicey.
The Austin American-Statesman reported a tense situation at the Texas State Capitol where dozens rallied against Sharia law and many more railed against them. Texas Department of Public Safety troopers, some in riot gear, others on horseback, maintained positions outside the Capitol to keep the two groups separate and secure the surrounding streets. In total, hundreds came out, officials reported.  During the course of the day, around 40 anti-Sharia protesters carried American flags and wore MAGA hats while 80 counter-demonstrators called anti-Sharia people racists, Nazis, and Islamophobes, according to the Austin newspaper.

(TWEET) Nicole Barrios @NBBarrios  About 40 anti-Sharia protestors, many holding US flags/MAGA hats. 80counter protestors saying anti-Sharia ppl are racists/Nazi/Islamophobic
· Austin, TX

Anti-Sharia law protesters faced counter-demonstrators from the questionable Southern Poverty Law Center.


POLLAK: James Comey’s Admission Means Special Counsel Must Be Dropped

James Comey Robert Mueller (Win McNamee / Getty)
by JOEL B. POLLAK9 Jun 20171407

Former FBI director James Comey made a major mistake at his hearing at the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday when he revealed that he had deliberately leaked a memorandum of a conversation with the president because he “thought that might prompt the appointment of a special counsel.”
Aside from the legal jeopardy that Comey may face as a result of having leaked a government document as a private citizen, Comey has now undermined Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation by revealing it to be a deliberate political setup.
Earlier in the hearing, Comey had praised the special counsel as a critical tool to discover the truth about Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election: “Understanding what efforts there were or are by the Russian government to influence our government is a critical part of the FBI’s mission, so — and you’ve got the right person in Bob Mueller to lead it,” he said.
But later, Comey said that he had hoped to “prompt the appointment of a special counsel” for reasons that had nothing to do with Russia. Comey leaked his memo, he said, so that he could corroborate claims by aides that he told them Trump had asked for his “loyalty.”
The Times reported those leaked claims on May 11, and Trump denied them the following day, accusing Comey of leaking to the press. Three days later, Comey told the Senate, he remembered the memo and leaked it.
He knew Trump was not under investigation for ties to Russia — a fact he refused to divulge publicly — but pushed for a special counsel to be appointed because he wanted to take revenge on the president. He leaked through Columbia Law School professor Daniel Richman, who approached the New York Times. (It was a left-wing trifecta: a former government bureaucrat, an Ivy League academic, and a liberal mainstream media outlet.)



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