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  • Dismissing risks, Trump goes all-in on Bill Clinton's past

    09/29/2016 3:28:28 PM PDT · by mdittmar · 17 replies
    yahoo ^ | September 29, 2016 | ap
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Donald Trump says he took the moral high ground at the first presidential debate by not mentioning the infidelities of former President Bill Clinton. But he hinted at them, talked about them immediately afterward and then sent his campaign's top backers out to do the same."An impeachment for lying," Trump said Thursday at a campaign rally in New Hampshire, referring to the effort to remove Bill Clinton from office for lying about his affair with Monica Lewinsky. "Remember that? Impeach."The Republican nominee's decision to dredge up the former president's sexual history is a risky move in...
  • The Alicia Machado Story Is So Absurd! It's Hillary Clinton Who Bullies Women!

    09/29/2016 3:16:53 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 7 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | September 29, 2016 | Rush Limbaugh
    BEGIN TRANSCRIPT RUSH: Well, my friends, it's taken a train wreck to get another train wreck off the front page. I'm not happy about it. I'm not happy about a lot. I'm sitting here, I'm ticked off today. I'm a combination of ticked off, if I said depressed, you people would get worried, and I don't want to get you worried. I'm a little depressed. This is just absolutely absurd that a 20-year-ago Miss-whatever seems to be dominating the presidential election all because the Drive-By Media need it to dominate the presidential election because if we get back to issues...
  • Obama Cabinet Official Says It’s A Good Thing Justice Scalia Died

    09/29/2016 3:12:44 PM PDT · by 11th_VA · 11 replies
    Dailycaller ^ | 29 Sept 2016 | Chuck Ross
    It’s a good thing for labor unions that Antonin Scalia died earlier this year, Tom Perez, President Obama’s Labor Secretary, said on Thursday. Perez, a progressive whom Hillary Clinton considered choosing as her running mate, was answering questions during a session at the Washington Ideas Forum when he was asked about strategies to increase labor union membership. “Well, I think you have all these — there’s an unmitigated assault on labor unions across a number of states and there was a case that went before the Supreme Court recently, and frankly if Justice Scalia had not passed away it would...
  • US Army Accidentally Tweets 'Trump Lies'

    09/29/2016 2:49:47 PM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 27 replies
    US Army Accidentally Tweets 'Trump Lies' Military.com | Sep 29, 2016 | by Brendan McGarry The U.S. Army called the Republican presidential candidate a liar in an errant tweet. The service issued an apology after accidentally tweeting, "Trump Lies Once Every 3 Minutes, 15 Seconds." The message linked to an article on a website called www.thenewcivilrightsmovement.com, founded to advance civil rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. The tweet was swiftly taken down from the Army's Twitter page, but had already circulated on social media, including on a Facebook page called "U.S Army W.T.F! Moments," whose curator on Tuesday...
  • TRUMP NH SPEECH: FOLLOW THE MONEY

    09/29/2016 2:44:14 PM PDT · by nhwingut · 3 replies
    Donald J. Trump ^ | 09/29/2016 | Staff
    REMARKS AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY Thank you. It is always so great to be back in New Hampshire, the state where we had our first victory in this incredible journey. I’ve come to know and love the people of New Hampshire. You are strong, independent and you are free. We are all going to work very hard together over the next 40 days, and we are going to win this state, we are going to win the White House. We are going to take on the special interests, the lobbyists, and the corrupt corporate media that have rigged the system...
  • Iowa Absentee Ballot Statistics (9/29/16 vs 9/27/12 vs 9/28/14). Equivalent points in time.

    09/29/2016 2:18:17 PM PDT · by Ravi · 28 replies
    Iowa SOS ^ | 9/29/16 | me
    9/29/16: DEM-70,724; GOP-29,016; UAF-28,690 9/27/12: DEM-127,541; GOP-30,637; UAF-44,728 9/28/14: DEM-81,937; GOP-42,145; UAF-31,969
  • The Crushing Wages of Progressivism

    09/29/2016 2:04:23 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 1 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | September 29, 2016 | Larry Kelly
    On the same day, September 27, 2016, nine days before the first presidential debate between Clinton and Trump, a Somali American, Dahir Adan, stabbed nine people in a Minneapolis mall and an Afghan American, Ahmad Rahami detonated a pressure-cooker bomb in the heart of Manhattan, injuring 31. During his knife attack, Adan demanded to know if his victims were Muslim before stabbing them but made the fatal mistake of threatening an armed off-duty cop, Jason Falconer, who shot him dead. Rahami who came to the U.S. with his family as part of an Afghan asylum program, was arrested in 2014...
  • Donald Trump Now Says First Debate Was ‘Rigged'

    09/29/2016 1:34:53 PM PDT · by Red Steel · 124 replies
    tv Newser ^ | Sep. 29, 2016 - 4:09 PM | Mark Joyella
    In a speech Thursday afternoon, Donald Trump called the first presidential debate with Hillary Clinton “rigged,” and seemed to place much of the blame on the moderator, NBC Nightly News anchor Lester Holt. “Then I had to put up with the anchor, and fight the anchor all the time on everything I said,” Trump said. “What a rigged deal.” The comments represent a shift from the morning after the debate, when Trump told Fox and Friends “I thought Lester was really good for the half … I thought he was fine. Nothing outstanding. He gave me very unfair questions at...
  • American Student Brutally Beaten By Muslim Street Gang Acting As ‘Sharia Law Patrol’

    09/29/2016 12:44:11 PM PDT · by TigerClaws · 24 replies
    UK: American student brutally attacked in East London by Muslim gang.
  • VICE News got the State Department to release more Hillary Clinton emails right before Election Day

    09/29/2016 12:36:43 PM PDT · by TigerClaws · 12 replies
    Hillary Clinton's damn emails will continue to be a campaign issue leading right up into the presidential election. Late Wednesday, the State Department agreed to post to its website by November 3 as many as 1,850 pages of emails that Clinton failed to turn over originally. The FBI recovered the emails during the bureau's investigation into Clinton's email practices. The deal was hammered out between VICE News and the State and Justice departments in response to our ongoing Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuits against the agencies. We sued State in January 2015 for all of Clinton's emails, two months...
  • Politico: 'Will SNL Take Down Trump?'

    09/29/2016 12:28:11 PM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 66 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | September 29, 2016 | P.J. Gladnick
    Do you know what the real purpose of NBC's Saturday Night Live is? If you thought comedy, you would be wrong according to Politico. No, the main purpose of SNL is to act in a completely partisan manner in order to TAKE DOWN TRUMP. Got that? As Politico on Thursday makes clear, Saturday Night Live will be going after Donald Trump leading into the election starting with this weekend's episode. To make sure of this, politically unhinged Alec Baldwin will be portraying Trump. Perhaps Darrell Hammond is not partisan enough and plays it for that old fashioned thing called laughs. Politico takes...
  • AFTER DEBATE: Donald Trump at the Miami Dade College Memorial Center (Cubans for Trump)

    09/29/2016 12:22:22 PM PDT · by GilGil · 2 replies
    Youtube ^ | 9/27/2016 | ABC15
    AFTER DEBATE: Donald Trump at the Miami Dade College Memorial Center
  • Live Trump and Pence

    09/29/2016 12:11:38 PM PDT · by jennychase · 3 replies
    Youtube ^ | 9/29/2016 | vanity
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0-OxxRl_tj8
  • 'Star Trek' cast and crew, including J.J. Abrams and George Takei, sign an open letter against Trump

    09/29/2016 12:02:36 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 259 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | September 29, 2016 | Melanie Mason
    Live long and...vote for Hillary Clinton? A bevy of "Star Trek" cast and crew members from multiple generations signed an open letter Thursday by the Facebook group "Trekkies Against Trump," blasting GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump and arguing against a third-party "protest vote" in the November election... Endorsed by: J.J. AbramsAllan AponeRichard ArnoldRené AuberjonoisIra Steven BehrRick BermanJohn BillingsleyChristopher BlackPaula BlockPaul BoehmerAndré BormanisBrannon BragaMark Robert BrownLeVar BurtonTerri Potts-ChattawayJohn ChoGeorge ColucciDenise CrosbyDan CurryJoseph D'AgostaNicole de BoerJohn de LancieJonathan Del ArcoChris DoohanAron EisenbergTerry ErdmannTerry FarrellLolita FatjoJuan Carlos FernandezLouise FletcherJonathan FrakesBryan FullerTim GaskillDavid GerroldBruce GreenwoodMax GrodénchikMartha HackettManu IntiraymiDominic KeatingJohn KnollWalter KoenigAlex KurtzmanJudith LevittJeff LewisJustin...
  • Florida Absentee Ballot update and great news for Hillsborough County

    09/29/2016 12:02:29 PM PDT · by SpeedyInTexas · 13 replies
    09/29/2016 | self
    Here is the latest on Florida Absentee Ballot requests (REPs lead in this category by 79,000 in 2012) 09/29/16: REPs - 997k, DEMs - 857k, lead of 140,000 for REPs 09/28/16: REPs - 978k, DEMs - 838k, lead of 140,000 for REPs 09/27/16: REPs - 933k, DEMs - 801k, lead of 132,000 for REPs Finally tracked down some Early Vote numbers for Hillsborough (battleground/swing county) for 2012. According to this Tampa Bay article (www.tampabay.com/news/politics/local/hillsborough-county-floridas-true-presidential-bellwether/1259455): "As of Thursday [November 1, 2012 shortly before the election], Hillsborough Democrats had cast nearly 20,000 more early and absentee ballots than Republicans." As of today,...
  • Trump Rallies Supporters in Waukesha (WI)

    09/29/2016 11:46:56 AM PDT · by Diana in Wisconsin · 5 replies
    WBAY ^ | September 29, 2016 | Jason Zimmerman
    WAUKESHA, WI (WBAY) – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump makes his third trip to Wisconsin in a little over a month, rallying supporters in Waukesha County Wednesday night. During a 40 minute speech, Trump blasted his democratic rival Hillary Clinton on a number of issues, focusing on her ties to Wall Street, special interest groups and big money donors. “These special interests totally control Hillary Clinton, she’s their chosen representative. You can disregard anything she says, and just remember that phrase, follow the money. She’s there for only one reason, to protect her donors and collect money,” Trump said. He...
  • When a President Falls Ill: A Lesson from History

    09/29/2016 11:13:02 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 12 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | September 29, 2016 | William Hazelgrove
    One would think there is protocol in place for when a presidential nominee falls ill, but surprisingly there is no official guideline. In fact, until the Twenty-Fifth Amendment was passed after the Wilson presidency, there was no clear definition of what being “unable to fulfill the duties of President” meant. With Hillary Clinton’s recent health issues, we have to consider the very real possibility that our next president might fall ill, which poses the question: “What happens next?” For that answer we must look to history, and the most obvious example is Woodrow Wilson. President Wilson suffered a massive stroke...
  • Dow sheds 200 points as bank stocks fall sharply ( Markets unhappy with Machado porn queen story)

    09/29/2016 11:08:59 AM PDT · by GilGil · 42 replies
    CNBC ^ | 9/29/2016 | Fred Imbert
    Full title: Dow sheds 200 points as bank stocks fall sharply; Deutsche Bank tumbles 8% U.S. stocks traded sharply lower on Thursday after banking stocks fell sharply. The three major indexes hit session lows shortly after Bloomberg reported that approximately 10 hedge funds were reducing their exposure to embattled European bank Deutsche Bank. Deutsche shares fell 8 percent in afternoon trade.
  • "No Stamina's" Iowa Event Scheduled Today: Thursday Sept 29 - Des Moines, IA Early Voting Event

    09/29/2016 11:04:54 AM PDT · by kiryandil · 21 replies
    Illary Clinton dot communist ^ | September 29, 2016 | The Illary Campaign
    THU, SEP 29, 2016, 12:30PM – 2:00PM CDT Iowa Democratic Party Early Vote Event with Hillary Clinton Cowles Commons 221 Walnut St Des Moines, Iowa 50309
  • Why is TV viewership down? (NFL)

    09/29/2016 11:01:59 AM PDT · by captaincaveman · 130 replies
    NBC Sports ^ | September 29, 2016 | Mike Florio
    Fewer people are watching the NFL on TV, and no one really knows why. The NFL Players Association admits that the trend is an obvious concern. The league has kept quiet, likely fearful that talking about the situation would lend credence to the dynamic, possibly causing other fans who are still watching the games to say, “Maybe I should stop, too.” The decline has become a mystery, for the media and surely for the NFL.
  • Megyn Kelly, Kellyanne Conway Fight Over Trump's Remarks on Women

    09/29/2016 10:58:05 AM PDT · by detective · 64 replies
    Newsmax ^ | 29 Sep 2016 | Theodore Bunker
    Republican nominee Donald Trump's remarks on women haven't gone unnoticed by Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly, who had a fiery exchange with Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway over her dismissing accusations of misogyny made against her candidate. During an interview on "The Kelly File" Wednesday night, Conway complained the Democratic challenger Hillary Clinton focused too much on Trump's history with women. Conway said Trump's opinion was that "it's not nice that you're running hundreds of millions of dollars in negative ads against me, and he has a point."
  • Gingrich: Miss Universe attack may blow up in Clinton's face

    09/29/2016 10:38:27 AM PDT · by GilGil · 61 replies
    Fox News ^ | 9/28/2016 | Sean Hannity
    Former House speaker and Trump supporter speaks out on 'Hannity'
  • Time to hit back, Donald (vanity)

    09/29/2016 10:34:19 AM PDT · by Leaning Right · 23 replies
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    In my neck of the woods Hillary is running an ad that starts with an audio of Trump saying something about a woman's figure (maybe from a beauty pageant, who knows?). The ad then asks, is the role model you want for your daughters? The ad ends with pictures of little girls looking sad. Trump needs to counter this. Let soccer moms hear that audio of Hillary laughing as she talks about how she successfully defended a child rapist. Get it on TV. Get it on Facebook.
  • Prof. John Banzhaf: ‘We Are Heading into a Perfect Storm’ of Election Fraud

    09/29/2016 10:33:49 AM PDT · by detective · 22 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 28 Sep 2016 | John Hayward
    Public interest law Professor John Banzhaf of the George Washington University Law School talked about the states’ losing battle against federalized elections on Wednesday’s Breitbart News Daily with SiriusXM host Alex Marlow. “Basically, today, the elections are all run by state and local officials,” Professor Banzhaf explained, adding: But the problem is that, more and more, we’re convinced there is a very real threat that the elections may be hacked. That could be by a foreign power. Actually, that’s rather easy to do, so it could be by a bunch of high school kids here or anywhere in the world.
  • ‘Missing’ White Voters Could Elect Trump. But First They Need To Register.

    09/29/2016 10:33:19 AM PDT · by Behind Liberal Lines · 23 replies
    FiveThirtyEight.com ^ | SEP 29, 2016 AT 11:21 AM | David Wasserman
    In 2012, President Obama won re-election by almost 5 million votes, but about 47 million eligible white voters without a college degree — including 24 million men — didn’t bother to vote. In 2016, these nonvoters are part of the demographic that is most strongly in favor of Donald Trump. If Trump rouses even a fraction of these notoriously disaffected Americans — like this grease-smudged, 61-year-old first-time voter in western Pennsylvania — he could surge to victory. There’s just one catch: If we’re on the cusp of a blue-collar Great Awakening, it’s not yet showing up in the registration data....
  • Author, poet and ex-con gives talk on criminal justice reform

    09/29/2016 10:25:46 AM PDT · by pabianice · 2 replies
    UMass Daily Collegian ^ | 9/29/16 | Jones
    ...At 16 years old, Betts plead guilty to six felony charges after he carjacked a man while holding him at gunpoint, and served over eight years in prison. Betts said, “It is easy to talk about innocence, it’s not easy to talk about guilt.” He said he wants to be an example for other ex-convicts who want to make a life for themselves. Since his release, Betts has received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland, a master of fine arts from Warren Wilson College and a law degree from Yale Law School. ...His memoir is titled “A Question...
  • The Daily 202: Trump stumbles into Clinton’s trap by feuding with Latina beauty queen (ambush)

    09/29/2016 10:07:40 AM PDT · by GilGil · 51 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 9/28/2016 | James Hohmann
    -- Operatives in Brooklyn had been working with Machado since the summer. They had a video featuring her story ready to go. Cosmopolitan had a photo spread of her draped in an American flag – to go with a profile – in the can. Machado had also conducted an interview with The Guardian that was “apparently embargoed for post-debate release,” according to Vox. And the Clinton super PAC Priorities USA turned a digital ad to highlight the insults by early afternoon. The Clinton press shop then set up a conference call for Machado to respond to what Trump said on...
  • Saudi Threatens 'Dire Implications' Over U.S. Law Allowing 9/11 Victims to Sue

    09/29/2016 9:59:07 AM PDT · by tekrat · 55 replies
    Breitbart.com ^ | 9/29/2016
    Saudi Arabia could reduce valuable security and intelligence cooperation with longstanding ally Washington after a Congressional “stab in the back” allowing 9/11 victims to sue the kingdom, experts warn. Cutting such cooperation is among the options available to Riyadh after Congress voted overwhelmingly on Wednesday to override President Barack Obama’s veto of the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA). “I’m afraid that this bill will have dire strategic implications” for the United States, Salman al-Ansari, the president of the Saudi American Public Relation Affairs Committee (SAPRAC), told AFP.
  • Advice for Second Debate

    09/29/2016 9:56:29 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 28 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | September 29, 2016 | Cal Thomas
    Donald Trump scored a gentleman's "C" in his first debate with Hillary Clinton. She was programmed, like one of those androids from the film "Westworld," spewing out well-rehearsed sound bites, smiling (sometimes condescendingly), and even tossing in a few wiggles. It was all designed to make her look warm and wonderful. As the saying goes, if you can fake sincerity, you can fake anything. Trump did best when he didn't focus on himself and this is the pattern he should follow in the next two debates. As a seasoned debater, who has taken on professors and liberal thinkers on campuses...
  • What Trump Should Have Said About 'Birther' and Tax Return

    09/29/2016 9:49:10 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 31 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | September 29, 2016 | Larry Elder
    Monday night's debate moderator, NBC's Lester Holt, asked Donald Trump why he "perpetuated a false claim that the nation's first black president was not a natural-born citizen." Hillary Clinton added that Trump "has a long record of engaging in racist behavior, and the birther lie was a very hurtful one." Trump defended himself by saying: "Sidney Blumenthal works for the campaign and (is a) close -- very close -- friend of Sec. Clinton. And her campaign manager, Patti Doyle ... during ... her campaign against President Obama, fought very hard. ... And if you look at CNN this past week,...
  • The Rush Limbaugh Show, M-F, 12noon-3PM, WOR-AM, Thursday, September 29th, 2016.

    09/29/2016 9:09:53 AM PDT · by carriage_hill · 32 replies
    The EIB Network ^ | Thursday, September 29th, 2016 | Rush Limbaugh
    AND NOW... amidst billowing clouds of fragrant, aromatic first- and second-hand premium cigar smoke... it is time for... that harmless, lovable little fuzz ball, the highly-trained broadcast specialist, having more fun than a human being should be allowed to have, from behind the golden EIB microphone, firmly ensconced in the prestigious Attila-The-Hun chair at the Limbaugh Institute of Advanced Conservative Studies, serving humanity simply by showing up, and he’s not retiring until every American agrees with him — do NOT doubt him — with shrieks of joy at the mere mention of his name (that’s Rush, for those in Rio...
  • LEFTIST MOB Beats, Kicks, Pummels TRUMP Supporter for Wearing #MAGA Hat – SAVED by Police –VIDEO

    09/29/2016 9:06:35 AM PDT · by UMCRevMom@aol.com · 34 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | September 28 | Jim Hoft
    Horror! LEFTIST MOB Beats, Kicks, Pummels TRUMP Supporter for Wearing #MAGA Hat – SAVED by Police –VIDEO Author and conservative activist Mike Cernovich passed this along tonight…. A Trump supporter in El Cajon, California was attacked, beaten, thrown to the ground and kicked on live Periscope. He was wearing a "Make America Great Again" hat… So they beat him to the ground. The leftist mob then followed him around until he found the police. Horror! LEFTIST MOB Beats, Kicks, Pummels TRUMP Supporter for Wearing #MAGA Hat – SAVED by Police –VIDEO Jim Hoft Sep 28th, 2016 11:43 pm 691 Comments...
  • Obama to Gold Star Mom: Saying Radical Islam Lumps "These Murderers" In With a Billion Muslims

    09/29/2016 8:35:40 AM PDT · by i88schwartz · 46 replies
    RealClearPolitics ^ | September 29, 2016 | RealClearPolitics
    CNN: President Barack Obama was asked by a Gold Star mother why he refuses to say "Islamic" terrorism. He said he doesn't want to associate the religion of Islam with people who are "murderers."
  • Donald Trump's Fortune Falls $800 Million To $3.7 Billion

    09/29/2016 8:26:22 AM PDT · by MaxistheBest · 14 replies
    Forbes ^ | 09/29/2016 | Jennifer Wang
    .... A lot of Trump critics have argued that he’s afraid that his tax returns will show he’s not a billionaire. Highly doubtful. First, Trump’s income will not directly correlate with the value of his assets, the debt on them or his stake in each. Second, FORBES has been scouring Trump’s fortune for 34 years. Sometimes he’s up, sometimes he down–and for much of the 1990s he was out of the three-comma club. FORBES’ new investigation into Trump’s wealth pegs his fortune at $3.7 billion, down $800 million from a year ago. A softening of New York City’s real estate...
  • Clinton is now beating Trump in 5 must-win battleground states

    09/29/2016 8:13:12 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 121 replies
    Voters in five battleground states declared Hillary Clinton the winner of this week’s debate against Donald Trump, boosting her fortunes in those key races, a new poll showed Thursday. A majority of voters in Colorado, Florida, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Virginia all told Public Policy Polling that Clinton got the better of Trump in their first showdown. The Public Policy poll was taken Tuesday and Wednesday, giving voters at least one night to digest Monday’s slugfest at Hofstra University. Clinton’s debate also helped her bounce to leads in all five states, according to the poll. In four-way races that include...
  • Salena Zito: Hillary Bringing Out Big Guns to Secure Black Vote

    09/29/2016 8:06:38 AM PDT · by Hojczyk · 8 replies
    Newsmax ^ | SEPTEMBER 28, 2016 | By Salena Zito
    Democrats have placed their focus on bringing in top surrogates to Pennsylvania's colleges and black neighborhoods in an effort to motivate these key demographics to show up to vote for Hillary Clinton in the same numbers they supported Barack Obama. "Clinton so far has shown she is lagging in inspiring these voters – that is why you see (first lady) Michelle Obama at two universities in Pennsylvania Wednesday, Hillary herself in a black neighborhood and with plenty of plans for both [President Barack] Obama and Bill Clinton to do the same thing," said Terry Madonna, political science professor at Franklin...
  • Horror! LEFTIST MOB Beats, Kicks, Pummels TRUMP Supporter for Wearing #MAGA Hat...

    09/29/2016 8:03:24 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 26 replies
    www.thegatewaypundit.com ^ | 09-28-2016 | Jim Hoft
    Author and conservative activist Mike Cernovich passed this along tonight…. A Trump supporter in El Cajon, California was attacked, beaten, thrown to the ground and kicked on live Periscope. He was wearing a “Make America Great Again” hat… So they beat him to the ground.
  • Trump broke Cuban embargo, report says [Miami media going crazy]

    09/29/2016 8:00:18 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 68 replies
    Miami Herald ^ | 9/29/16 | PATRICIA MAZZEI
    Donald Trump’s hotel and casino company secretly spent money trying to do business in Cuba in violation of the U.S. trade embargo, Newsweek reported Thursday in a story that could endanger the Republican presidential nominee’s Cuban-American support in South Florida. Trump Hotels & Casino Resorts paid at least $68,000 to a consulting firm in late 1998 in an
  • Felons Right to Vote

    09/29/2016 8:00:12 AM PDT · by Yogafist · 11 replies
    Townhall ^ | 9/29/2016 | Leah Barkoukis
    Upon introducing the bill, Democratic Assemblywoman Shirley Brown argued that civic participation would reduce the recidivism rate.
  • Indian Army strikes terrorists across LoC (Pakistan): Years of Indian indecision, inaction end

    09/29/2016 7:50:05 AM PDT · by jennychase · 20 replies
    Hindutan Times ^ | 9/29/2016 | Brahma Chellaney
    Although a limited but unprecedented action, in which Indian paratroopers destroyed multiple terrorist launchpads, it will help to dispel the sense of despair that had gripped India over its prolonged failure to respond to serial Pakistan-backed terrorist attacks.
  • Hillary Clinton Struggles to Win Back Young Voters From Third Parties

    09/29/2016 7:44:49 AM PDT · by Theoria · 19 replies
    The New York Times ^ | 28 September 2016 | JEREMY W. PETERS and YAMICHE ALCINDOR
    With just six weeks to go until Election Day, younger voters are shunning the two major political parties on a scale not seen since Ross Perot’s third-party bid for the presidency in 1992, a striking swing in public opinion that is slicing into Hillary Clinton’s thin margin for error. Though young people are notoriously fickle about showing up at the polls, they are a growing and potentially pivotal bloc of voters. Millennials now outnumber baby boomers as the country’s largest generation. And while they may be more predisposed than other groups to vote Democratic, they are not moving toward the...
  • This ‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Had A Priceless Response When He Was Asked Who He’s Voting For President

    09/29/2016 7:39:00 AM PDT · by tekrat · 10 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 9/29/2016 | KAITLAN COLLINS
    During an interview with Fox 411 this week, the “Duck Dynasty” star said that although he’s been paying close attention to the election, he won’t be voting for Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton this November. “I’ve been looking at it,” Robertson said. “They asked me who I was going to vote for, and I said I’m gonna vote for God as President.” “First of He cannot lie, second He’s going to do what’s right because he loves the United States of America because He’s been with us since the founding of it and then plus that’s the truth of the...
  • Poll: Hillary Clinton has the edge among people planning to skip election

    09/29/2016 7:38:52 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 27 replies
    CBS News ^ | September 29, 2016 | REBECCA SHABAD
    Hillary Clinton has the edge among people who aren’t planning to vote in November’s election, according to a new Bloomberg Politics national poll. The survey found 38 people of people not intending to vote support Clinton while 27 percent of them back Donald Trump if they decided to cast a ballot.
  • Mall shooter not a U.S. citizen – voted in 3 elections

    09/29/2016 7:34:36 AM PDT · by TigerClaws · 42 replies
    Add voter fraud to the list of Arcan Cetin’s offenses. Cetin, 20, is the Turkish immigrant arrested Saturday for the Friday night shooting and killing of five people in a Burlington, Washington, mall. Security camera’s show Cetin entering the mall briefly without a weapon, leaving and then returning with a rifle. Cetin fled but was apprehended 24 hours later. He has reportedly confessed to the five murders. Now, election officials and Washington Secretary of State, Kim Wyman, have confirmed that Cetin was illegally registered to vote and voted in three elections in the state in 2014, 2015 and 2016. Cetin...
  • Clinton rape accuser drops Twitter bomb on Chelsea

    09/29/2016 7:31:26 AM PDT · by Trump_vs_Evil_Witch · 59 replies
    World Net Daily ^ | 9-28-2016 | WND exclusive
    After Bill and Hillary Clinton’s daughter attacked GOP nominee Donald Trump for daring to mention her father’s sexual “transgressions” this week, Juanita Broaddrick – who famously accused former President Bill Clinton of raping her – took to Twitter Wednesday to deliver the bad news to Chelsea Clinton: “Your parents are not good people,” and “Your father was, and probably still is, a sexual predator.” A series of six tweets came from Broaddrick, who says Clinton raped her in a hotel room 38 years ago.
  • 9-29 USC/Dornsife Poll (Trump 46.7%, Crooked Hillary 42.9%)

    09/29/2016 7:18:00 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 38 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | September 29, 2016
  • How Reuters "Tweaked" Its Latest Poll (Again) To Show A Clinton Lead

    09/29/2016 7:09:42 AM PDT · by grayhog · 24 replies
    Zerohedge ^ | 9/29/16 | Zerohedge
    Reuters has taken some heat in recent months for "tweaking" their polling methodology seemingly every time the data reveals "inconvenient" results for Hillary (see our previous posts on the topic here and here). But the latest Reuters/Ipsos polling "tweak" is truly amazing. Having run out of options for slyly "tweaking" questions and categories to sway respondents in their preferred direction, Reuters has apparnetly resorted to blatant poll tampering by altering their polling samples to include a disproportionate number of democrats. In their latest poll, released just two days ago, Reuters found Hillary to have a 6 point lead in a...
  • Rasmussen: Clinton 42%, Trump 41% (Post Debate...is this trouble?)

    The GOP nominee has a nine-point advantage among men, while his Democratic rival posts an identical lead among women. Women voters are slightly more likely than men to be sure of their vote. Forty-six percent (46%) of voters think Clinton is qualified to be president versus 35% who feel that way about Trump
  • 21 Top Conservative Scholars Pen "For Trump" Issue of American Greatness

    09/29/2016 6:50:27 AM PDT · by semperfidevildog · 6 replies
    American Greatness ^ | 09/28/2016 | Bill Bennett & Others
    When 56 men signed the Declaration of Independence they declared their “reliance upon divine Providence” and pledged to each their lives, fortunes, and sacred honor. Today, 125 scholars and writers have pledged to support Donald Trump for president. While we too rely upon divine Providence today, it is because of those risks taken by those men that we live in a republic where declaring support for a candidate does not imperil life or limb. But fortunes and sacred honor are always at stake, rarely more so than in a contentious election that will decide the future of this republic. We...
  • “The Cleaner” Part II – Cleaner Identified – The Plot Thickens (Hidden teleprompter)

    09/29/2016 6:47:13 AM PDT · by Whenifhow · 86 replies
    Conservative Treehouse ^ | Sept 29 2016 | Sundance
    Earlier during our initial review of the debate we identified something that looked entirely suspicious because it is only evidenced for one specific candidate, and one specific lectern. We initially drew attention to it as “The Cleaner”: Well, this intrigue just got a whole lot more interesting. See “The Cleaner” at work here immediately following the debate: https://twitter.com/gigi2my4/status/781122139696930816 The Cleaner has been identified as George Lewis, a former member of NBC staff: 🐸PepeTrump @fige1000 Remember the guy that took the notepad from Hillary's podium at the debate? George Lewis, NBC Nightly News Staff @Cernovich@mitchellvii https://twitter.com/fige1000/status/781288137536446465/photo/1 Wiki: George Lewis (born 1943)...