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POLITICS

Facebook Gives Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene Red Light

According to press reports, Facebook suspended for 24 hours the account of Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene for spreading misinformation about the coronavirus, a day after Twitter permanently banned one of her accounts for posting a similar message. Ms. Greene, a Georgia Republican, had posted falsely about “extremely high amounts of Covid vaccine deaths.” She published the message on Saturday as […]

POLITICS

Six Progressive Democrats Say No To Infrastructure Bill

Six progressive Democrats voted against the passage of a $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill on Friday after weeks of divisions within the party about the separate Build Back Better Act. The bill passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 228 to 206 with 13 Republicans joining the majority of Democrats in approving the bipartisan framework. Despite overcoming the […]

POLITICS

Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell Continues To Give Trump Headache

Former President Donald Trump has again criticized Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell for announcing a temporary solution to delay a default on the national debt. “Looks like Mitch McConnell is folding to the Democrats, again,” Trump reportedly said in a statement through his leadership PAC, Save America. “He’s got all of the cards with the debt ceiling, it’s time to […]

NEWS

U.S. Supreme Court Rebuffs Challenge To Obamacare

After the July 27, 2017, vote on the Health Care Freedom Act, Newsweek “found at least 70 Republican-led attempts to repeal, modify or otherwise curb the Affordable Care Act since its inception as law on March 23, 2010.” The latest attempt was made by Texas and 17 other Republican-governed states to have the law struck down by the U.S. Supreme […]

NEWS POLITICS

Republican Marjorie Taylor Greene Called AOC A ‘Terrorist’

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene called Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) a ‘terrorist’ and blamed the New York lawmaker for the recent ‘attacks on Jewish people.’ Greene lashed out at Rep. AOC, accusing her of being at fault for the surge of anti-Semitic attacks. The prominent U.S. progressive AOC had earlier referred to Israel as an “apartheid state” amid the ongoing bombardment of […]

EDITORIAL

Biden Must Go Rogue To Avoid An Obama 3.0

Democrats cannot afford to act as geldings under a new Joe Biden’s administration. Now, if there is anything good to be said about Trump, he gets things done, albeit not in the same old fashioned way that Washington is accustomed to seeing. Moreover, he had a loyal Republican supporting cast, excusing all his actions with the mantra – “let Trump […]

NEWS

Texas Republican Rep. Gohmert Attacked By COVID—19

Texas Republican Congressman Louie Gohmert has tested positive for the coronavirus after rebuffing the wearing of a mask in public. A routine screening test at the White House showed that Gohmert has picked up the disease. He was slated to attend a trip to West Texas with President Trump. “Before you go anywhere with the president or have a meeting […]

POLITICS

Trump — Jeff Sessions Not Mentally Qualified

President Trump, in a broadside against his former attorney general, said Jeff Sessions wasn’t “mentally qualified” to be attorney general and was a “disaster” while in office. The president said that Sessions “should have never” held the office. “He was the biggest problem. I mean, look, Jeff Sessions put people in place that were a disaster.” Sessions was one of […]