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GOP: Party Of None



An Open Letter To All Members Of The Republican Party

Dear Republicans,

Do you see what you’ve become? Look. Look at this. This is the front page of the GOP’s website. Is this the “Grand Old Party“? Is this what you stand for? A senseless attack on one member of the opposition? Is this leadership? Is this statesmanship? Is this honor? Is this the kind of party you want leading your children into the 21st century?

You just don’t get it.

You lost.

You lost in 2008, and you have yet to figure out why — or what to do about it.

You chose to ignore the message that a majority of Americans sent you then, and you’ve ignored it ever since. You chose to misinterpret the signals America has been sending you ever since. And you’ve wildly overplayed your hand, leaving you, as David Frum said, with nothing. (Actually, David Frum said, “This time, when we went for all the marbles, we ended with none.”)

You chose to steer hard right after the 2008 elections, and you’ve been steering harder right ever since.

And yet, you ignore all the clues, all the statements, all the obvious facts that America doesn’t like you, doesn’t like your policies (if you actually have any,) doesn’t like your politics, and doesn’t like your practices.

So what are you doing?

You’re steering ever further right. Right into the Stone Age.

Your leaders, the Limbaugh-Beck-Hannity-O’Reilly-Palin Fox News Noise Machine and the DeMint-McConnell-Boehner Congressional Bigotry Machine, won’t admit to you they steered you wrong, and now, in the face of an all-out, major defeat, they are reveling in their misguidance, and declaring outright war on the president and on the Democrats. What would you expect? They are in a no-lose situation. If the Democrats succeed, they gain more attention as they stoke the fires of hate. If the Democrats fail, they gain more attention because they can say, “We told you so.” What a racket!

And yet, you still listen to them. Even though they have brought you defeat and dishonor, shame and embarrassment, and outright repulsion from the rest of America, including the independents, you are still listening. Why?

Seriously, Republicans, you need to stop. Take a deep breath, and look at reality. Not the 24/7 Fox News reality, not the GOP talking points reality, but R e a l i t y. With a capital “R.”

Here’s what’s going to happen.

Either you, Republicans, are going to wake up and realize that America will go on, with or without you, and you’ll stop your hatred of anything that doesn’t fit into your tiny little misguided world, or, we’ll simply leave you in the dust. You will have no where to turn, no one will listen, you will truly have lost everything.

Your current course will bring you to violence (it already has,) and maybe even armed conflict, and in the end, you will truly have lost everything.

You and your Tea Party cohorts are not going to “refresh the tree of liberty.” You are not going to “take back America.”

A new course — one in which you remember that you do not own the right to misinterpret the constitution, nor do you own the government, nor do you own the culture of this great land, because no one does — will bring you peace and prosperity, and a life that you can be proud to share with your family and your childrens’ families.

It’s really up to you. But you need to act fast, act now, because like it or not, that “hopey-changey thing” is working out just fine, and if you don’t change with it, well, let’s just say your status as the minority party, as the Party of No, will quickly lead to the Party of None.

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Trump Indicted by Grand Jury: Reports



Donald Trump’s attorneys have been notified a grand jury has voted to indict the ex-president on numerous federal charges and ordered to appear in a Miami court next Tuesday, according to ABC News, CNN, and NBC News. Trump on his Truth Social account made a similar claim..

“Former President Donald Trump has been indicted in the special counsel’s classified documents probe, sources familiar with the matter tells CNN,” the network reports. “Trump has been charged with seven counts in the indictment, according to another source familiar with the matter.”

“We’re learning from our sources that there appears to be at least seven counts here,” ABC News’ Katherine Faulders reported on-air, ABC News online reports.. “This ranges from everything from the willful retention of national defense information to conspiracy to a scheme to conceal to false statements and representations.”

MSNBC on-air reports NBC News has confirmed the Trump indictment, and NBC News online reports the indictment is “in connection with his mishandling of more than 100 classified documents that were discovered last year at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, making the twice-impeached former commander-in-chief the first former president to face federal criminal charges.”

Watch this currently ongoing ABC News live streaming video:

In three separate entries on his Truth Social platform, Trump writes: “The corrupt Biden Administration has informed my attorneys that I have been Indicted,” along with several false allegations NCRM will not publish.

“I have been summoned to appear at the Federal Courthouse in Miami on Tuesday, at 3 PM,” he adds.

He also declares he is “innocent.”

This is a breaking news and developing story. Details may change.

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‘Where’s the Money?’: Biden Laughs Out Loud, Mocks GOP’s Allegations



Just as his press conference with the U.K. Prime Minister was coming to a close and reporters were asked to remain seated, a jovial President Joe Biden stayed and took several questions from reporters desperate to ask about Republicans’ baseless and unsubstantiated claims he accepted millions in bribe money when he was vice president.

Shouting “bribery allegations,” one reporter told the President, “Congresswoman Nancy Mace says there’s damning evidence in an FBI file that you sold out the country.”

As a smile worked its way across the President’s face, the reporter continued saying: “Do you have a response to congressional Republicans?”

The President did.

“Where’s the money?” he deadpanned.

“I’m joking,” he added.

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“That’s a bunch of malarkey,” Biden ultimately responded, denying the claims which were fueled by FBI Director Chris Wray’s decision to allow the entire House Oversight Committee, in eluding far-right Republicans, access to an old FBI form documenting a second-hand tip alleging bribery.

NBC News Peter Alexander then threw a curious question at the President.

“Mr. President, what do you say to Americans to convince them that they should trust the independence and fairness of the Justice Department when your predecessor, Donald Trump, repeatedly attacks it?”

Biden quickly became less jovial.

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“Because you notice,” he said very seriously, pointing his finger at the reporter, “I have never once, not one single time, suggested to the Justice Department what they should do or not do relative bringing a charge or not bringing a charge.”

“I’m honest,” he stressed.

Foreign policy, national security, and political affairs analyst and commentator David Rothkopf responded to the video clip, stating: “Questions like these are not serious journalism.”

Watch below or at this link.


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Watch: Stunned Bill Barr Speechless After Fox Host Asks Why DOJ Is Pursuing Trump ‘In the Middle’ of an Election



Former Trump Attorney General Bill Barr, once one of the ex-president’s top defenders, appeared stunned and speechless Thursday afternoon when a Fox News host surprised him by asking why the U.S. Dept. of Justice is pursuing a criminal investigation against Trump over classified documents while he is running again for president.

“Why is this process happening so quickly in the middle of a presidential election?” Fox’s Martha MacCallum asked. She neglected to mention that Donald Trump reportedly announced his presidential campaign to avoid being charged.

Barr, who is on record stating he opposes Trump’s actions surrounding the hundreds of classified and top secret documents he likely unlawfully removed from the White House and refused to return, paused for several seconds before replying.

“Uh,” Barr finally replied, “This, this was a fairly simple case,” he said, appearing to defend DOJ.

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“The Mar-a-Lago case. This is a case that can be done relatively quickly, and that’s why I thought, it’s the main – because it’s a very limited question,” Barr explained, shifting gears. “It relates to, ah, one collection of documents and and why they weren’t given to the government once they were subpoenaed. And it’s a pretty simple case.”

Moving on, MacCallum asked, “And you believe that the charge will be obstruction, based on what you’ve said before?”

“Yeah, yeah,” Barr responded, seeming to not want to bet pinned down to an answer, “if I had to bet I think that that there’s going to be an indictment here on that basis, but it’s not going to be because he took the documents, or even had the documents for a while. I think it’s because they believe that he acted deceitfully once the government tried to get the documents back.”

On Tuesday, Barr spoke with CBS News to refute his ex-boss’s “witch hunt” claims, said the ex-president had “jerked” DOJ around over the hundreds of classified and top secret documents he refused to return, and added there was “no excuse” to do so.

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Watch Barr below or at this link.

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