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The district attorney focused on social justice has had multiple run-ins with the Trump administration in recent years. [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: Fox News Politics
Sen. Elizabeth Warren is known as the candidate with the plans, but Senate colleague and presidential nomination rival Sen. Cory Booker begs to differ. [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: Fox News Politics
As promised, and serving as the motivation behind the story, this is a letter from one of the folks who have started The 97th HOD Republican Citizens Write-In Revolution of 2019. Letter-writer Kate Ferris is a candidate for the New Kent County Board of Supervisors, District 2. I am writing in [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: Bearing Drift
Two citizen-led PACs have filed paperwork with the Virginia Department of Elections to begin fundraising in support of a growing grassroots movement to write in Republican Chris Peace for the hotly-contested 97th District House of Delegates seat. With campaign season in high gear, the emergence of these two PACs represents an [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: Bearing Drift
Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, offered kind words to President Obama and former Vice President Joe Biden by calling them "honorable," but in an awkward exchange refrained to make the same compliment about President Trump. [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: Fox News Politics
A federal judge on Monday ruled that prosecutors may not use a clip from “The Godfather Part II” during the upcoming trial of Roger Stone. [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: Fox News Politics
The Department of Justice on Monday announced a proposed rule that would "restore" Attorney General Bill Barr's authority under the DNA Fingerprint Act of 2005 to "authorize and direct the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to collect DNA samples from the non-United States persons it detains." [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: Fox News Politics
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wanted to make clear on Monday that while he did advise 2020 Democratic presidential contender Pete Buttigieg on some campaign hires, the move “shouldn't be taken as an endorsement.” [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: Fox News Politics
While we are all understandably fixated on the General Assembly elections in roughly two weeks time, our neighbor to the north is having its own federal election for the House of Commons today. It could have an impact, however indirect and unseen, on our own presidential election next year. Most opponents [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: Bearing Drift
MONDAY, OCTOBER 21ST On Monday, the House will meet at 12:00 p.m. for morning hour and 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m. One Minute Speeches Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules: 1) H.R. 4406 – Small Business Development Centers Improvement Act of 2019, as amended (Sponsored by [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: Bearing Drift
The left has demonstrated time and again that they believe there is too much at stake to accept the limitations of our Constitution. [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: American Thinker
Although I grew up with her in Oklahoma City, I fear the possibility of a Warren presidency. [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: American Thinker
Left-wing ignorance and atheism enable the terms "human rights" and "civil rights" to be used interchangeably in the pursuit of special rights for favored groups. [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: American Thinker
With a second term, Trump is likely to become a historically consequential political realignment leader. [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: American Thinker
It's everywhere. You can't escape it. You can only fight it. [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: American Thinker
Pollsters are at it again, pushing sketchy polls, not to reflect public opinion, but to shape it. [...]
Mon, Oct 21, 2019
Source: American Thinker
It's time to catch up with all the great Bearing Drift posts you may have missed so pour yourself a cup of coffee and enjoy the weekend roundup. –The Score: American Politics, Human Progress, Kurdish History, Michael Barone by Rick Sincere –The System Needs to Change … the Speaker Should Remain [...]
Sun, Oct 20, 2019
Source: Bearing Drift
“I had a dream. yea, crazy dream. Anything I wanted to know, any place I needed to go. Hear my song. People, won't you listen now?” (Led Zeppelin, “The Song Remains the Same,” 1973) Most people who know me would say that I am somewhat of an idealist. When I see [...]
Sun, Oct 20, 2019
Source: Bearing Drift