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by mekogu
Tue Dec 11, 2018 3:24 am
Forum: US Senate
Topic: 44 former US senators urge current Senate to defend democracy in op-ed
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44 former US senators urge current Senate to defend democracy in op-ed

Forty-four former Republican and Democratic US senators penned an op-ed for The Washington Post that warns "we are entering a dangerous period" and urges current and future senators to be "steadfast and zealous guardians of our democracy." The former senators write in the op-ed they feel an "obligat...
by mekogu
Tue Dec 11, 2018 3:22 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Trump's Obama tweet comes back to haunt him
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Views: 193

Trump's Obama tweet comes back to haunt him

As a civilian in 2012, Donald Trump knocked President Barack Obama on Twitter for having three "chief of staffs," CNN's
by mekogu
Tue Dec 11, 2018 3:18 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: 44 former US senators urge current Senate to defend democracy in op-ed
Replies: 0
Views: 118

44 former US senators urge current Senate to defend democracy in op-ed

Forty-four former Republican and Democratic US senators penned an op-ed for The Washington Post that warns "we are entering a dangerous period" and urges current and future senators to be "steadfast and zealous guardians of our democracy." The former senators write in the op-ed they feel an "obligat...
by mekogu
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:52 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Trump have failed to keep his chief promises
Replies: 0
Views: 134

Trump have failed to keep his chief promises

In an interview with the Swiss magazine Die Weltwoche, Carlson said Trump has failed to keep his “chief promises” to build a wall along the Mexican border and to defund Planned Parenthood and repeal the Affordable Care Act.
by mekogu
Wed Dec 05, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: US Senate
Topic: Saudi crown prince 'ordered, monitored' killing of Khashoggi, Corker says
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Views: 114

Saudi crown prince 'ordered, monitored' killing of Khashoggi, Corker says

Washington — Republican senators reacted with outrage Tuesday after leaving a classified briefing about the murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi, promising swift action to confront both Saudi Arabia and the White House's timid response to the killing. https://www-m.cnn.com/2018/12/04...
by mekogu
Wed Dec 05, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: Trump under pressure after Mueller's Flynn filing
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Views: 98

Trump under pressure after Mueller's Flynn filing

Michael Flynn's lawyer had it right back in March 2017 -- his client certainly has a story to tell. That special counsel Robert Mueller clearly agrees but is not ready to share the former national security adviser's tale with the American people cannot be anything but bad news for President Donald T...
by mekogu
Wed Dec 05, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: State and local politics
Topic: Possible irregularities' in absentee ballots holding up congressional election result in North Carolina
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Views: 188

Possible irregularities' in absentee ballots holding up congressional election result in North Carolina

Concerns over the way absentee ballots were handled in a North Carolina congressional district have led to an investigation by the state board of elections, delaying the certification of election results despite the Democrat in the race conceding. In a surprise move Tuesday, the North Carolina State...
by mekogu
Wed Dec 05, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: Gun Rights and controls
Topic: Dick's Sporting Goods loses firearms businesses after gun control push
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Views: 183

Dick's Sporting Goods loses firearms businesses after gun control push

Dick's made a horrible business decision and the fallout isn't going to be good for them. Several major gun manufacturers said they were severing ties with Dick’s Sporting Goods in response to the company's February announcement it would no longer sell assault-style weapons due to the deadly Parklan...
by mekogu
Wed Dec 05, 2018 9:36 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: George H.W. Bush dead at 94
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Views: 96

George H.W. Bush dead at 94

https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/george-herbert-walker-bush-obituary-1.4928785 RIP President Bush....sympathies to the family.....condolences old soldier! Thank you for your service to this great nation what is the United States of America. From the Gulf war to the collapse of the Soviet Union, you wer...
by mekogu
Wed Nov 28, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: Paul Manafort , agent?
Replies: 0
Views: 152

Paul Manafort , agent?

It's a triple agent working for Russia, Trump and Robert Mueller?