Month: September 2018

The FBI spoke with Deborah Ramirez on Sunday in its probe into sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, CNN has reported. Ramirez alleged that Kavanaugh exposed himself to her at a party when he was a student at Yale, in an account published in The New Yorker, a claim Kavanaugh has denied. A
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Julie Swetnick, one of the women who has publicly accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct, has an extensive history of involvement in legal disputes, including a lawsuit in which an ex-employer accused her of falsifying her college and work history on her job application. Legal documents from Maryland, Oregon and Florida provide
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Supporting Rep. Beto O’Rourke, D-Texas, in his campaign against incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, country music’s Willie Nelson debuted a song “Vote ‘Em Out,” at a Austin rally Saturday night. “If you don’t like who’s in there, vote ’em out,” Nelson’s sang, as heard on a video posted to Twitter. “Vote ’em out, and when we’re done we’ll
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The woman who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct when they were students at Yale has agreed to cooperate with an FBI investigation, her lawyer said. Deborah Ramirez’s lawyer, John Clune, said Saturday that agents want to interview Ramirez, who said Kavanaugh exposed himself to her at a party in the
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The Senate Judiciary Committee referred to the FBI on Saturday a false allegation of sexual misconduct levied against Judge Brett Kavanaugh. “The Senate Judiciary Committee today referred for criminal investigation apparent false statements made to committee investigators alleging misconduct by Judge Brett Kavanaugh,” a letter from the Committee read. “The committee is grateful to
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36 hours… yup, that’s all it took for the progressive elite to find something about the FBI’s investigation into sexual misconduct claims against Judge Brett Kavanaugh. Left-leaning NBC News reported that the White House has limited the scope of the FBI’s supplemental background check investigation to only claims with at least some merit, which
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While men’s rights groups have existed since the late 19th century, they’ve never gained widespread support – until now – and the new face of that movement is Brett Kavanaugh. “Brett Kavanaugh is a hero. I implore our Republican congressmen to confirm him, NOW,” Candace Owens, communications director for Turning Point USA, said on Twitter, adding: “Kavanaugh
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Posted by: R. Mitchell in White House Watch September 29, 2018 President Donald Trump will, in the morning,  receive his daily briefing as prepared by the intelligence community. In the afternoon, the president will participate in a signing ceremony, then host President Sebastián Piñera of Chile.   Keep up with Trump on President Trump’s Schedule Page. President Trump’s
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Lorraine Jenkins returned to her home of 34 years to find it flooded with 18 inches of water. Thankfully, volunteers from Samaritan’s Purse were nearby and ready to help. While speaking with the president of the organization, Franklin Graham, Lorraine shared her story and mentioned that she “had faith but needed a little more strength.” In response,
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President Donald Trump said Friday he found the testimony by a woman who said she was sexually assaulted by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh decades ago to be “very compelling,” but added that he’d given no consideration to the idea of nominating someone else. “Not even a little bit,” Trump said. The president told reporters
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The military can celebrate some great news this weekend. On Friday, President Donald Trump signed the appropriations package that provides funding for the 2019 defense budget, giving the military a much-needed boost. The non-defense elements of the bill are less welcome, however, and will not serve our country’s overall economic health. The totality of the
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Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., sank an annual intelligence authorization bill on Friday, preventing it from passing before the start of the new fiscal year, The Hill reports. Schiff, the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, objected to a provision in the bipartisan Intelligence Authorization Act. The congressman reportedly raised an issue with a single
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While it was difficult for Americans to see the Senate Judiciary Committee so divided and the tone “so partisan” on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation, it was encouraging that Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., called for an FBI investigation into the allegations, Sen. Chris Coons said Friday. “What I am encouraged by is that in
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The majority of West Virginia voters support the Senate confirming Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh in a new poll. Key results in the Public Opinion Strategies poll conducted on behalf of the Judicial Crisis Network: 58 percent of voters in the state back the Senate voting Kavanaugh onto the nation’s highest court, while 28
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A group of Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee have announced their willingness to investigate the allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanagh, HuffPost reports.  “Someone committed perjury under oath in the Senate Judiciary Committee and I think it was Judge Kavanaugh and therefore he should be prosecuted to the full extent of the law
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President Donald Trump is better at managing Obamacare than President Barack Obama was, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said. His comments came in a speech to healthcare leaders in Nashville, Tennessee, where he highlighted the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare. according to USA Today. Azar, noting that Obamacare premiums are expected to
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Republicans have sped legislation through the House to expand their massive new tax law, capping their session for the year as they rush out of town to face voters in the November elections. The new bill would make permanent the individual and small-business tax cuts in the law. Friday’s vote was 220-191 in the Republican-led
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Campaigns of whatever sort often adopt a mantra, a phrase or even a single word that’s repeated over and over to advance the campaign’s goals. The campaign against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is no different, and their latest mantra is “FBI investigation.” Let’s look at this mantra’s objectives and its validity. The call for
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