Amid national debate over the scope of power that social media companies wield, it was revealed Monday that Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has donated the legal maximum amount to just one single Democratic presidential candidate. Newly released Federal Election Commission documents show that Dorsey donated $5,600 to Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii) — $2,800 toward the
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Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden defended his healthcare plan in an interview Tuesday, saying that it’s a straightforward proposal that will go far enough for a party that overwhelming backs a Medicare for all system.  “I don’t think it’s conservative at all,” the former vice president told MSNBC “Morning Joe” co-host Mika Brzezinski. “It will
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One of the leaders of the Senate Republican conference admitted she believes President Donald Trump’s tweets against four minority Democrats were racist. Senate Republican Conference Vice Chairwoman Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, was asked about the controversy that is renewing Democrats’ calls for impeaching Trump. “Yeah, I do,” Ernst said Monday when asked if Trump’s inflammatory tweets
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Every major Democratic presidential candidate is scheduled to make an appearance at AARP-sponsored health care forums in Iowa this week, yet many of them stand for dismantling the health care insurance system that AARP and its partners rely on. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and, of course, Medicare for all architect Independent Vermont
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) had little to say Monday when asked to condemn the domestic terror attack on an ICE detention facility by an Antifa activist. The video was captured by The Rebel News Online and posted to their Twitter account. “Will you condemn Antifa for the attack in Washington?” their reporter asked the freshman
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Fox News anchor Shepard Smith criticized President Donald Trump over his controversial tweets against four far-left freshman congresswomen who defied House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) Smith opened the Monday edition of Fox News’s “Shepard Smith Reporting” with the criticism of the president. “Our reporting begins this Monday with President Trump’s latest misleading and xenophobic eruption
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Talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres and Sean Hayes are hosting a star-studded fundraiser for South Bend, Indiana mayor and 2020 Democratic presidential contender Pete Buttigieg on July 25 in Los Angeles, NBC News reports. Buttigieg is openly gay and DeGeneres and Hayes are LGTBQ entertainers. The event is being held at the home of NBCUniversal executive
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Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mont., on Monday was one of few members of Congress to unapologetically defend President Donald Trump’s widely condemned Twitter rant against four freshman Democratic House lawmakers. Daines tweeted: “Montanans are sick and tired of listening to anti-American, anti-Semite, radical Democrats trash our country and our ideals. This is America. We’re the greatest country in
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President Donald Trump fired back at four far left members of Congress from his Twitter account as they held a media conference to denounce his Tweets against them. “We will never be a Socialist or Communist Country,” the president tweeted just minutes before the press conference. “IF YOU ARE NOT HAPPY HERE, YOU CAN LEAVE!”
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President Donald Trump’s “racist” tweets should be “rejected by every American,” says a group of conservative and libertarian lawyers known as Checks and Balances. The group includes Trump critic George Conway, husband to White House counselor Kellyanne Conway. “As conservatives or libertarians, we have profound disagreements with the policies advocated by the Congressional targets of
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With chronic stress affecting more than 100 million Americans, WalletHub released an in-depth study Monday, outlining the 180 most and least stressed cities in the nation across 39 metrics. The investigation follows the statistic that workplace-related stress alone costs society more than $300 billion per year, according to the American Institute of Stress. The WalletHub
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Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) hit out at the four Democratic freshman congresswomen that President Donald Trump previously spoke out against, calling them “anti-Semitic” and un-American. Graham also took the opportunity to chastise Trump for going on the offensive against the four women, suggesting that he “aim higher.” What’s a brief background on this? On Sunday,
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How do you become “dangerous”? Writer and Portland-based podcaster Nancy Rommelmann would have thought she was the last person to answer that question — until she publicly dared to raise some questions about the #MeToo movement. Then her life suddenly changed and she became public enemy number one. She tells her astonishing story —
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British Prime Minister Theresa May, who will soon depart her post, denounced President Donald Trump’s comments regarding four congresswomen Monday. Trump’s assertion that the freshman members of Congress should “go home” to their countries of heritage was “completely unacceptable,” May said through her spokesperson, the BBC reported. Trump was heavily criticized for his tweets on
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Conservative pundit Deneen Borelli is blaming Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg after she lost her commentary gig at the BlazeTV.  Borelli’s cancelled Facebook show comes shortly after the company dramatically changed its algorithms to de-emphasize political content.  Facebook’s changes appear to be affecting smaller outlets and individual pundits at a greater rate than larger media entities
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French police clashed with yellow vest protesters on Champs Elysees avenue in Paris following a Bastille Day military parade Sunday. Hundreds of demonstrators from the yellow vest movement occupied Champs Elysees avenue after the roadway was reopened to traffic following the parade, Reuters reported. Police reportedly fired tear gas into the group of protesters,
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A new internal Democratic Party survey polling voter sentiment in crucial swing states revealed that controversial Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) are extremely unpopular and could cost Democrats both their House majority and the presidency in 2020. According to Axios, the poll discovered that: Ocasio-Cortez is recognized by 74 percent of voters,
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Pete Buttigieg says a national, single-payer healthcare program and free college plans being touted by several of the 2020 Democratic presidential contenders are questionable on their merits. “I do think that we should be realistic about what’s going to work. And just flipping a switch and saying we’re instantly going to have everybody on Medicare
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Four freshman female lawmakers of color are firing back at President Donald Trump for his comments referring to a group of Democratic congresswomen as foreign-born troublemakers who should go back to the “broken and crime infested places from which they came.” Trump didn’t specify who he was referring to in his early morning Sunday tweets,
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