And that the new leadership he installed seized direct control over deploying the National Guard that day. And that deployment was delayed for hours.
— Read on www.esquire.com/uk/latest-news/a38447325/january-6-national-guard-delayed-trump-pentagon-officials/
There’s no good reason you should know Jeffrey Clark’s name. Before the 2020 election, he was just another run-of-the-mill Republican lawyer with a cushy appointment in the federal government. Post-election, he became a star in Trump’s eye as he proved that he was willing to do all the election subversion…
— Read on www.thebulwark.com/who-is-jeffrey-clark-and-why-does-he-matter/
Marjorie Taylor Greene, for one, has suggested cancer is as transmissible as COVID, while Matt Gaetz wants people to actively contract the virus.
— Read on www.vanityfair.com/news/2021/12/republicans-covid-marjorie-taylor-greene-matt-gaetz-ron-johnson
Parson fired back at the claims, calling the journalist who reported the story a “political blogger” who wrote a “purposefully misleading article.”
— Read on www.businessinsider.com/parson-didnt-release-data-analysis-showing-masks-worked-report-2021-12
One showed leadership while the other showed who he is.
How many times have voters told politicians they want the federal government to just function, to simply work as an organization?
— Read on www.dallasnews.com/opinion/editorials/2021/12/04/cool-headed-cornyn-vs-crude-mouthed-cruz/
Ron DeSantis struck ‘a blow for freedom’ with his lax measures, but those could allow the new variant to circulate faster
— Read on www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/dec/04/covid-omicron-florida-republican-ron-desantis
I can’t help it, I just think they’re so cute when they’re sitting around waiting for the other nut to drop. I just find it adorable when a US Senator who was born in Calgary, Alberta, and who fled with his family to Cancun, Mexico in the middle of a power crisis in his state, is now officially the biggest badass in The Lone Star State.
— Read on politizoom.com/come-on-ted-dont-tease-just-do-it/
Trump’s lawyer falsely claimed two men as fellow directors of Defending the Republic in an apparent effort to attract donors
— Read on www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/dec/03/sidney-powell-filed-false-incorporation-papers-for-non-profit-grand-jury-finds
Josh Duggar’s attorneys are trying to prevent a family friend from testifying about his alleged child molestation confessions in the early 2000s.
— Read on www.insider.com/josh-duggar-trial-filing-child-molestation-witness-clergy-privilege-2021-11
“Don’t worry, there’s plenty that will love the opportunity to take you off the face of this… earth,” the unnamed caller said.
— Read on www.businessinsider.com/ilhan-omar-voicemail-boebert-islamophobic-will-not-live-much-longer-2021-11
The Lincoln Project has laid out a roadmap to defeat Republican candidates in key congressional races in next year’s midterms.The PAC set up by current and former Republicans who oppose Donald Trump says the GOP cannot be reformed and must be defeated to preserve American democracy, and the group’s …
— Read on www.rawstory.com/latest-lincoln-project-ad/
On Sunday, the editorial board of the St Louis Post-Dispatch called on the U.S. Senate Ethics Panel to investigate Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) over any possible involvement he may have had in the Jan 6th insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.Hawley
— Read on www.alternet.org/2021/11/josh-hawley-2655880018/
New Republican ads attack Democrats on Build Back Better — which will actually raise taxes on wealthiest Americans.
— Read on truthout.org/articles/gop-that-backed-trump-tax-cuts-now-accuse-democrats-of-slashing-taxes-for-rich/
This Republican reenforces vaccine hesitance on FOX, yet claims to be a huge proponent of vaccination on CNN. Scum.
— Read on boingboing.net/2021/11/29/this-gop-congressperson-tells-fox-a-very-different-story-than-cnn.html
Right now, the GOP views threats of violence as offering a political advantage with no real downside. Normalization of this behavior by President Biden or the media will only make it worse.
— Read on www.thenation.com/article/politics/gop-violence-trump/
We take it geography was never Greg Abbott’s strong suit, then? The Texas Governor has made a very bizarre statement about SA immigrants.
— Read on www.thesouthafrican.com/news/us/breaking-who-is-texas-governor-greg-abbott-south-africans-crossing-us-border/
Congress members float the idea of offering the 18-year-old internships as experts say their use of him is ‘a very dangerous thing’
— Read on www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/nov/27/kyle-rittenhouse-republican-party-trump