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Trump campaign distances itself from new 'Patriot party'

Trump team rejects claims by new party’s founder that they are holding joint fundraising activitiesDonald Trump’s campaign has sought to distance himself from efforts to create a “Patriot party”, an idea the former president has reportedly toyed with since his election defeat.On Monday, the former president’s campaign committee, Donald J Trump for President (DJTFP), disavowed claims by a new political action committee (PAC) called the Patriot party, that the two were part of a joint fundraising ...
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Biden Names His Personal Doctor, Kevin O’Connor, to Be White House Physician

Dr. O’Connor succeeds Dr. Sean P. Conley, who drew criticism for misleading the public after President Donald J. Trump contracted the...
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Harriet Tubman $20 Bill Redesign to be Accelerated by Biden Administration

The decision to have Ms. Tubman replace Andrew Jackson on the note was set in motion in 2016. President Donald J. Trump opposed the...
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"[I]t was clear that he was getting input from people who were calling him up, I don’t know who, people he knew from business, saying, 'Hey, I heard about this drug, isn’t it great?' or..."

"... 'Boy, this convalescent plasma is really phenomenal.' And I would try to, you know, calmly explain that you find out if something works by doing an appropriate clinical trial; you get the information, you give it a peer review. And he’d say, 'Oh, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, this stuff really works.' He would take just as seriously their opinion — based on no data, just anecdote — that something might really be important. It wasn’t just hydroxychloroquine, it was a variety of alternative-med...
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"Surge of Student Suicides Pushes Las Vegas Schools to Reopen/Firmly linking teen suicides to school closings is difficult, but..."

"... rising mental health emergencies and suicide rates point to the toll the pandemic lockdown is taking" — NYT headline.  Even in normal circumstances, suicides are impulsive, unpredictable and difficult to ascribe to specific causes. The pandemic has created conditions unlike anything mental health professionals have seen before, making causation that much more difficult to determine. But Greta Massetti, who studies the effects of violence and trauma on children at the C.D.C., said there was...
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A Liberal/Progressive's Credo

Yesterday on Facebook a spirited discussion broke out in the comments following one of my posts. A FB friend of mine--one of the few non-liberals-- was bemoaning the loss of jobs that would follow the cancellation of the building of the wall and the Keystone pipeline. Quite a lot of mostly polite back and forth ensued and at some point she said she was just trying to understand how liberals thought. Several of my liberal friends were eloquent in their replies but it was my son Ethan who...
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Schumer says alleged Trump plot to remove acting attorney general is ‘unconscionable,’ calls for investigation

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer spoke out on Saturday against the alleged plan by then-President Donald J. Trump to remove acting...
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"A son of European immigrants who grew up in Brooklyn and never went to college, Mr. King began as a local radio interviewer and sportscaster in Florida in the 1950s and ’60s, rose to prominence..."

"... with an all-night coast-to-coast radio call-in show starting in 1978, and from 1985 to 2010 anchored CNN’s highest-rated, longest-running program, reaching millions across America and around the world. With the folksy personality of a Bensonhurst schmoozer, Mr. King interviewed an estimated 50,000 people of every imaginable persuasion and claim to fame — every president since Richard M. Nixon, world leaders, royalty, religious and business figures, crime and disaster victims, pundits, swind...
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10 Republicans Voted to Impeach Trump. The Backlash Has Been Swift

The House Republicans who voted to charge President Donald J. Trump with inciting the Capitol riot are facing a fleet of primary...
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Senate Leaders Agree on Impeachment Trial Delay, Giving Biden Breathing Room

The plan would put off the historic proceeding until Feb. 9, giving former President Donald J. Trump time to prepare his defense and...
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Lawyers representing the Capitol insurrectionists are building a damning case against Trump

Former President Donald Trump speaks at the "Stop The Steal" Rally on January 06, 2021 in Washington, DC. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Attorneys representing people arrested in connection to the Capitol riot are taking aim at former President Donald Trump. They're laying the blame at his feet for inciting the deadly siege by spreading disinformation about the election. The allegations bolster House Democrats' impeachment case against Trump and expose him to more legal risk. Visit Business ...
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'He can't argue that nobody took him seriously': Lawyers representing the Capitol insurrectionists are building a damning case against Trump

Former President Donald Trump speaks at the "Stop The Steal" Rally on January 06, 2021 in Washington, DC. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Attorneys representing people who were arrested in connection to the Capitol riot are taking aim at former President Donald Trump. They're laying the blame at his feet for inciting the deadly siege by spreading disinformation about the election and telling supporters: "If you don't fight like hell, you're not going to have a country anymore." The allegation...
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Parody 'Trump Presidential Library' is dead on

This is a fantastic example of what the DJT Presidential Library should be. The Hall of Criminality and the Alt-Right Auditorium are perfect. The Donald J Trump Presidential Library
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Trump Returns to Palm Beach, Where His Support Is Shaky

If former President Donald J. Trump intends to live in South Florida full time, he is likely to encounter some friction. (Though his...
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Katy Perry, Bruce Springsteen, J.Lo and Garth Brooks Go Gaga for America in Epic Day of Inaugural Tunes: Music Review

There are two songs that are completely guaranteed to be played over the PA at any 4th of July celebration in America: Lee Greenwood’s “God Bless the USA” and Katy Perry’s “Firework.” Since Greenwood allowed himself to become the closest thing Donald J. Trump had for a house band, there wasn’t much suspense over what […]
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Trump Presidential Library Launches Online But Won't Take FOIA Requests Until 2026

The U.S. National Archives officially launched the Donald J. Trump Presidential Library’s website on Wednesday, the new digital home of the worst presidency in modern U.S. history. But if you’re excited to finally file a bunch of Freedom of Information Act requests about Trump’s criminal undertakings, we have bad…Read more...
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Biden’s 17 Executive Orders and Other Directives in Detail

The moves aim to strengthen protections for young immigrants, end construction of President Donald J. Trump’s border wall, end a travel...
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'President Donald J. Trump Highway': Florida state representative proposes renaming US 27 for former president

State Rep. Anthony Sabatini announced he intends to file an amendment that would change the name of US 27 to "President Donald J. Trump Highway."         [Author: Daily Commercial]
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Trump's lonely exit

In one last divisive spectacle before exiting the Oval Office, President Donald J. Trump became the first chief executive in modern US history to forgo the tradition of attending his successor's inauguration. Instead, Trump opted for a departure ceremony that left the self-styled larger-than-life business tycoon-turned-president appearing small and as alone as ever.
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Biden Sworn In as 46th President

Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, taking office at a moment of profound economic, health and political crises with a promise to seek unity after a tumultuous four years that tore at the fabric of American society. New York Times: With his hand on a five-inch-thick Bible that has been in his family for 128 years, Mr. Biden recited the 35-word oath of office swearing to "preserve, protect and defend the Constitution" in a ceremony admi...
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Did You Know? Fun Facts about Donald J. Trump

YOU can buy the two new Tom the Dancing Bug books, Tom the Dancing Bug: Into the Trumpverse, and The Super-Fun-Pak Comix Reader! Information here. "Ruben Bolling's craft and commentary are as powerful and as pointed, as capable of making you laugh while breaking your heart as they were when we were all so very young." — Read the rest
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YouTube extended Donald Trump's ban for at least 7 more days amid fears of violence at Joe Biden's inauguration

Sundar Pichai Donald Trump Denis Balibouse/Reuters/Win McNamee/Getty Images YouTube extended its ban on outgoing President Donald Trump uploading videos amid fear of violence.  President-elect Joe Biden is set to be inaugurated in an unusual ceremony today.  The video-sharing giant has faced pressure to keep Trump off its platform following violence at the Capitol.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. YouTube has extended its ban preventing outgoing US President Donald Trum...
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YouTube extended Donald Trump's ban for at least 7 more days amid fears of violence at Biden's inauguration

Sundar Pichai Donald Trump Denis Balibouse/Reuters/Win McNamee/Getty Images YouTube extended its ban on outgoing President Donald Trump uploading videos amid fear of violence.  President-elect Joe Biden is set to be inaugurated in an unusual ceremony today.  The video-sharing giant has faced pressure to keep Trump off its platform following violence at the Capitol.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. YouTube has extended its ban preventing outgoing US President Donald Trum...
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United States: Impeachment. Take Two (Beltway Buzz, January 15, 2021) - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

On January 13, 2021, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to impeach President Donald J. Trump on one count of "incitement of insurrection" by a vote of 232-197...
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Isolated and facing an impeachment trial, Trump is dedicating his last days to spoiling Biden's inauguration

President Donald J. Trump returns home after disembarking Marine One on the South Lawn at the White House on Tuesday, Jan 12, 2021 in Washington, DC. Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images President Trump seems determined to be the center of attention in his final few days in office. In the wake of the attack on the US Capitol, Trump has lost many allies and faces an unprecedented second impeachment trial. But until noon on January 20, Trump retains the vast powers of his offi...
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Guitarist for Metal Band Iced Earth Surrenders to FBI on Capitol Insurrection Charges

Guitarist Jon Schaffer, a founding member of the metal band Iced Earth, has been taken into custody in his home state of Indiana after making “wanted” lists as a result of his widely seen participation in pro-Trump forces’ siege of the U.S. Capitol. News outlets including the Indianapolis Star have reported that Schaffer turned himself […]
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Trump allies were behind rally that ignited Capitol riot, records show

WASHINGTON — Members of President Donald Trump’s failed presidential campaign played key roles in orchestrating the Washington rally that spawned a deadly assault on the U.S. Capitol, according to an Associated Press review of records, undercutting claims the event was the brainchild of the president’s grassroots supporters. A pro-Trump nonprofit group called Women for America First hosted the “Save America Rally” on Jan. 6 at the Ellipse, an oval-shaped, federally owned patch of land near the W...
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MLK's legacy demands truth before unity

This year's holiday honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., happening in the wake of of a White mob's sacking of the US Capitol and an unprecedented second impeachment of President Donald J. Trump, offers the United States a chance to recover and connect with the most powerful and resonant aspects of America's apostle of nonviolence.
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MLK's legacy is key in 2021

This year's holiday honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., happening in the wake of of a White mob's sacking of the US Capitol and an unprecedented second impeachment of President Donald J. Trump, offers the United States a chance to recover and connect with the most powerful and resonant aspects of America's apostle of nonviolence.
Tags: News, America, United States, Stories, Martin Luther King Jr, Donald J Trump, US Capitol


Georgia prosecutor seriously considering a criminal investigation into Trump's election interference, report says

President Donald J. Trump stops to talk to reporters as he walks to board Marine One and depart from the South Lawn at the White House on Tuesday, Jan 12, 2021 in Washington, DC. Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images Fulton County's district attorney is seriously considering launching a criminal investigation into President Donald Trump, according to The New York Times. This follows calls by a watchdog group and Democratic lawmakers to have Trump investigated for interfering ...
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