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  • Nearly 200,000 Florida Voters May Not Be Citizens

    11/12/2018 12:46:31 PM PST · by Freedom of Speech Wins · 58 replies
    Geller Report ^ | 11/11/18 | Pamela Geller
    Sickening. No wonder the Democrats are yelping for the “caravan” invasion. It would insure their despotic future. Now is the time to get to the bottom of the decades-long escalation of Democrat vote fraud. This is the opportunity to drill down on the Democrats’ war on free and fair elections. Trump cannot do this alone. And it’s not just about Florida, Arizona and Missouri. The Democrats have been doing this for years. They wail about voter suppression, but their voter fraud crimes are the ultimate suppression of the American voter. voters-noncitizens.html/
  • Radical Code Pink Activist Democrat Kyrsten Sinema Wins AZ Senate Race After Thousands of Votes..

    11/12/2018 9:58:56 AM PST · by Revel · 131 replies
    GP ^ | 11/12/18 | Cristina Laila
    BREAKING: Radical Code Pink Activist Democrat Kyrsten Sinema Wins AZ Senate Race After Thousands of Votes Appear Post Election Radical code pink activist Democrat Kyrsten Sinema won the Arizona Senate race against Martha McSally several days after the polls closed. Republican Martha McSally was ahead Tuesday evening when the polls closed, but the Democrats produced tens of thousands of ballots out of no where post election. Democrat Kyrsten Sinema got 1,071,947 votes vs. Martha McSally who got 1,039,778 with 99.8% of the precincts reporting, according to Politico.
  • If you have not yet made your donation, today is a great day to get 'er done!! [FReepathon XLIII]

    Please get your donations in so we can wrap this baby up!! Would be great if we can get 'er done by the end of November!! Go, FReepers, GO!! Prayers up for continuing progress and success. FR is funded solely by contributions made by the liberty loving patriots who love and use it. We are beholden to no political party. No advertisers, no outsiders, no sugar daddies, no corporate string pullers. Definitely no government subsidies or tax breaks. No 501c or other IRS non-profit status. This means no commercial ads. No annoying pop-ups. No ad tracking. No mail campaigns. No...
  • Trump Signs Executive Proclamation: No Asylum for Illegal Entry

    11/12/2018 6:02:53 AM PST · by markomalley · 47 replies
    Sara Carter ^ | 11/12/18
    President Trump on Friday morning signed a proclamation that would deny any asylum claims made by immigrants who entered the country illegally, in response to increased illegal entry along the U.S.-Mexico border.  Under this directive, claims for asylum may only be made at ports of entry to the United States.  The White House released a full explanation and details of the order on Twitter.Trump told reporters on Friday, “people can come in, but they have to come in through the ports of entry, and that, to me, is a very important thing,” In response to the migrant caravan making their...
  • Sunday Morning Talk Show Thread 11 November 2018

    11/11/2018 4:38:20 AM PST · by Alas Babylon! · 235 replies
    Various driveby media television networks ^ | 11 November 2018 | Various Self-Serving Politicians and Big Media Screaming Faces
    The Talk Shows November 11th, 2018 Guests to be interviewed today on major television talk shows: FOX NEWS SUNDAY (Fox Network): Senator Elect and Gov. Rick Scott (R-FL); Kellyanne Conway, counselor to the president. The panel will be Rich Lowry, editor, National Review; Jim Messina, CEO of the Messina Group and former Obama campaign manager; Jane Harman, president of the Woodrow Wilson Center and former Democratic congresswoman from California; and Josh Holmes, president & founding partner of Cavalry and former chief of staff to Sen. Mitch McConnell. The program will salute Hershel “Woody” Williams, the last-surviving Medal of Honor recipient...
  • LIVE: 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War

    11/11/2018 2:07:00 AM PST · by PghBaldy · 43 replies
    Youtube - Global News ^ | 11 Nov 2018 | Staff
    Heads of states and governments attend ceremonies to mark the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice which brought the First World War to a close. Watch live Sunday, Nov. 11 at 4am ET.
  • Georgia Democrats tout surprise ballots that could sink Brian Kemp's bid for governor

    11/10/2018 3:51:03 PM PST · by kevcol · 115 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | November 10, 2018 | Daniel Chaitin
    The Democratic Party of Georgia tweeted Saturday evening that a "handful" of Georgia counties reported thousands of "new" absentee, early, and Election Day votes not accounted for by Republican candidate Brian Kemp. Kemp, who resigned as secretary of state on Thursday, maintains a lead and has asserted victory, even though Abrams has yet to concede.
  • Florida vote: Recounts ordered for U.S. Senate, governor, agriculture commissioner

    11/10/2018 11:16:27 AM PST · by Lazamataz · 138 replies
    Orlando Sentinal ^ | November 10, 2018 @ 1:30PM EST | Gray Rohrer, Larry Barszewski and Skyler Swisher
    <p>Now, county election officials will feed ballots into machines to recount the results in those races. The second round of results is due to the state by 3 p.m. Thursday.</p> <p>If the results show a margin of 0.25 percent or less, as in the case of the most heated race of the three, between U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson and Gov. Rick Scott for Senate, a hand recount is ordered. Results from a hand recount would be due Sunday, Nov. 18 at noon.</p>
  • Final Florida Vote Count (Scott+12562) (DeSantis +33684).

    11/10/2018 9:17:35 AM PST · by TexasGurl24 · 146 replies
    Florida Department of Elections ^ | 11/10/18 | Florida Department of Elections
    All counties have completely reported everything except overseas and military ballots. There aren't any more ballots in Broward or Palm Beach. As I predicted in another thread, Scott holds a 12.5K lead. No recount ever, anywhere, in history has overturned a lead of that magnitude. The largest change in votes in a recount previously was Gore's attempted theft of Florida in 2000, and even with all the shenanigans and hanging chads, he only managed to turn about 1200 votes. This is 10x that number for Scott and nearly 30x that number for DeSantis.
  • Affidavit Provides Eye Witness Account Of Broward Elections Staff Filling In Blank Ballots

    11/10/2018 8:00:36 AM PST · by Helicondelta · 80 replies
    Florida's Lt. Governor ^ | November 10, 2018
  • Whoops! Brenda Snipes’ office mixed bad provisional ballots with good ones

    11/10/2018 6:01:12 AM PST · by entropy12 · 65 replies
    Miami Herald ^ | November 09, 2018 10:38 PM Updated 1 hour 2 minutes ago | Alex Harris
    Broward’s elections supervisor accidentally mixed more than a dozen rejected ballots with nearly 200 valid ones, a circumstance that is unlikely to help Brenda Snipes push back against Republican allegations of incompetence. The mistake — for which no one had a solution Friday night — was discovered after Snipes agreed to present 205 provisional ballots to the Broward County canvassing board for inspection. She had initially intended to handle the ballots administratively, but agreed to present them to the canvassing board after Republican attorneys objected.
  • James Comey discussed sensitive FBI business on his private email [hundreds of times]

    11/09/2018 6:38:20 PM PST · by springwater13 · 35 replies
    Fired FBI chief James Comey used his private Gmail account hundreds of times to conduct government business — and at least seven of those messages were deemed so sensitive by the Justice Department that they declined to release them. The former top G-man repeatedly claimed he only used his private account for “incidental” purposes and never for anything that was classified — and that appears to be true. But Justice acknowledged in response to a Freedom of Information request that Comey and his chief of staff discussed government business on about 1,200 pages of messages, 156 of which were obtained...
  • BREAKING: Judge finds Broward County violated constitution by not following open records laws

    11/09/2018 12:54:47 PM PST · by springwater13 · 207 replies
    BREAKING: Judge finds Broward County violated constitution by not following open records laws, orders election officials to comply by 7pm. Ruling does not address allegations of fraud. @nbc6
  • Woo hoo!! We're over halfway there and poised to complete this FReepathon early!! [XL]

    We can thank God for strengthening our Senate but looks like He's giving us a bit of a challenge in the House. Congratulations to all the winners and condolences to the departing. Prayers up for continuing progress and success. And congratulations, FReepers!! We're now over 52% and well on the way to completing this FReepathon early--if we can keep up the pace. Please get your donations in so we can wrap this baby up!! Would be great if we can get 'er done by the end of November!! Go, FReepers, GO!! FR is funded solely by contributions made by the...
  • Florida at center of explosive post-election fight, as new Arizona Senate tally gives edge to Dem

    11/09/2018 6:33:40 AM PST · by Red Badger · 115 replies
    FOX News ^ | 11/09/2018 | By Gregg Re
    A midterm election season that appeared quite settled Tuesday night has suddenly entered a bitterly contested overtime, with Arizona’s Senate candidates locked in a tight race and trading the lead as votes trickle in – and Florida reprising its 2000 role as the center of a ballot-counting brawl complete with armies of lawyers and allegations of local corruption. In Arizona, Democratic candidate Kyrsten Sinema suddenly took a narrow 9,600-vote lead over GOP opponent Martha McSally late Thursday, with some 400,000 votes left to count in a closely watched race that will determine the size and influence of the Republican Senate...
  • Governor Rick Scott claims election fraud, orders law enforcement investigation

    11/09/2018 6:30:10 AM PST · by Red Badger · 42 replies ^ | 11/08/2018 | Justin Boggs
    Florida Republican Governor Rick Scott, who is involved in a tight contest with incumbent Democratic US Senator Bill Nelson for one of the state's US Senate seat, made claims on Thursday that officials in two Florida counties are tampering with election results. Scott, using his authority as governor, got involved in his own race by ordering law enforcement officials to investigate board of election actions in Broward and Palm Beach Counties. Scott's US Senate campaign, along with the Republican Senate campaign arm, filed a lawsuit claiming that election officials in Broward County are refusing to release public records. “Every Floridian...
  • Broward recount shenanigans: 46,000 "D" votes “found” after election day, more to come

    11/09/2018 5:07:47 AM PST · by Beautiful_Gracious_Skies · 122 replies
    The Capitolist ^ | November 8, 2018 | Brian Burgess
    U.S. Senate – Rick Scott leads Bill Nelson by 15,092 15,079 votes (13 more votes for Nelson “found” in the past 30 minutes) FL Governor – Ron DeSantis leads Andrew Gillum by 36,223 36,219 votes (4 more votes for Gillum “found” in past 30 minutes) UPDATE: This story has been updated to reflect that at approximately 2pm Eastern, the Broward County Supervisor of Elections posted another 11,300 votes (which broke 70-30 in favor of Democrats). This new tranche of ballots triggered a mandatory machine recount in the governor’s race and a hand recount in the U.S. Senate race. UPDATE #2:...
  • Gov Scott orders all outstanding Broward/Palm Beach ballots seized!

    11/08/2018 8:38:18 PM PST · by tcrlaf · 132 replies
    Twitter ^ | 11-8-2019 | Jack Posobiec
    #Breaking Florida Governor Scott has ordered state police to seize all Broward and Palm Beach outstanding ballots after Roger Stone called on him publicly to do so.
  • Trump: Law Enforcement is looking into Election Fraud in Broward and Palm Beach

    11/08/2018 6:46:42 PM PST · by EdnaMode · 132 replies
    Twitter ^ | November 8, 2018 | Donald J. Trump
    Law Enforcement is looking into another big corruption scandal having to do with Election Fraud in #Broward and Palm Beach. Florida voted for Rick Scott!
  • Rick Scott sues Broward County elections chief, citing concern of 'rampant fraud'

    11/08/2018 6:16:34 PM PST · by tcrlaf · 83 replies
    Sun Sentinel ^ | 11-8-2018 | Skylar Swisher
    Gov. Rick Scott’s campaign for Senate filed a lawsuit Thursday night against Broward County’s election head and questioned whether “rampant fraud” could be happening with the counting of votes in South Florida’s Democratic stronghold counties. Scott, a Republican, holds a 15,079 vote advantage over incumbent Democratic U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson. In a news conference at the governor’s mansion, Scott questioned how “votes are coming out of nowhere” in Democratic-leaning Broward and Palm Beach counties. He said he has ordered the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to investigate. He blasted Palm Beach elections chief Susan Bucher and Broward elections head Brenda...