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Couple Denounces Attacks On County Clerk Married Four Times Who Denied Them A Marriage License

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A couple whose video of them being denied a marriage license went viral this week are denouncing the attacks on the clerk who continues to refuse them their right to marry.

There’s a pretty good chance you’re one of the more than 1.5 million people who have watched a Kentucky clerk deny a marriage license to David Moore and David Ermold. That video, posted to YouTube Monday, went viral and heightened an already present backlash against the county clerk, Kim Davis, who refuses to issue them a marriage license. 

Davis is citing her religious beliefs as the reason – and, supposedly, her right – to refuse them a license, and she is being represented by the powerful anti-gay legal firm Liberty Counsel. She is being sued by the ACLU.

“What has happened is that five lawyers have imposed their personal view of what the definition of marriage should be on the rest of us,” David has said. “And I, as a Christian, have strong views, too. And I know I don’t stand alone.”

In response, this image has been circulating on Twitter and Facebook, noting that Davis has been married four times:

It’s sparked even more of a backlash against Davis, whom many are calling a hypocrite for cherrypicking from the Christian Bible.

According to WKYT reporter Victor Puente, Davis – according to her marriage certificate – has indeed been married four times, he says in the above video.

LOOK: Gov. Orders County Clerk To Issue Marriage Licenses To Gay Couples Or Quit – Clerk Refuses

But in that same video, David Moore and David Ermold are denouncing the attacks on Davis, saying their fight isn’t about her marriages, but their right to get married.

“I don’t like that,” Ermold says on camera with Moore agreeing. “That is not what this is about, at all. We just want a marriage license, that’s what we want.”

They add their county is filled with “good people, all around.”

Especially David Moore and David Ermold, who, despite being denied their constitutional right to marry, are big enough and honorable enough to not want the one person standing in the way of their right to marry, to be subjected to attacks.

 

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Image: Screenshot via davidvmoore1976/YouTube

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Trump Reverses on Illegal Hosting of G-7 at His Own Resort – Blames ‘Media & Democrat Crazed and Irrational Hostility’

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President Donald Trump late Saturday night finally reversed his decision to host the G-7 at his Doral Miami resort in June of 2020. Ignoring numerous Republican lawmakers, legal experts, and bipartisan condemnation of his unconstitutional and illegal decision the president instead blamed the “Media & Democrat Crazed and Irrational Hostility.”

Curiously, Trump announced his administration would “begin the search for another site, including the possibility of Camp David, immediately.”

But on Thursday Trump’s chief of staff Mick Mulvaney told reporters at a rare White House briefing that the administration had conducted an exhaustive search for the best space to host the G-7 leaders, and fairly decided Trump’s Doral Miami resort was “perfect.”

Earlier: Trump Mocked After Saying He Thought Violating the Constitution and Profiting From G7 Hosting Was ‘Good for Our Country’

Mulvaney went so far as to claim the White House had looked at 12 locations, including two in Utah, but decided on the Doral.

He also preemptively refused to release any emails or other items documenting the search process.

But if an actual search had been conducted, it would make sense to simply announce the 2020 G-7 would be held at the next “best” locale. Instead, Trump announced a new search would be conducted.

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Trump Mocked After Saying He Thought Violating the Constitution and Profiting From G7 Hosting Was ‘Good for Our Country’

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After tremendous public and private  bipartisan condemnation of his decision to host the 2020 G-7 at his own Miami resort President Donald Trump Saturday night appeared to be laying the groundwork of reversing the unconstitutional and illegal decision.

In an insane series of tweets the president did what he always does: blamed the media for holding his feet to the fire in accurately reporting the consequences of his actions.

“I thought I was doing something very good for our Country by using Trump National Doral, in Miami, for hosting the G-7 Leaders. It is big, grand, on hundreds of acres, next to MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, has tremendous ballrooms & meeting rooms,” Trump tweeted, adding that “each delegation would have its own 50 to 70 unit building. Would set up better than other alternatives. I announced that I would be willing to do it at NO PROFIT or, if legally permissible, at ZERO COST to the USA. But, as usual, the Hostile Media & their Democrat Partners went CRAZY!”

Also going “crazy” are Republicans and legal experts.

Should Trump host the G-7 at any of his properties he would reportedly be violating at least one if not several laws, and the U.S. Constitution.

Many quickly took to Twitter to express their condemnation yet again.

 

 

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‘This Is a Real Warning’: Ex-Campaign Aide Bluntly States Clinton Didn’t Go Far Enough Criticizing Tulsi Gabbard

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On MSNBC Saturday, former Clinton campaign official and director of SiriusXM progressive programming Zerlina Maxwell said that not only did Hillary Clinton do nothing wrong for criticizing Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), she should have if anything gone even harder.

“I think she didn’t go far enough, and we have to decide whether or not we’ll listen to Hillary Clinton, who lived through this in 2016, or whether or not we’re going to do what we did in 2016, is decide that what she’s saying is irrelevant because of how we feel personally about her, and I think that that would be a mistake,” said Maxwell.

Related: ‘Malevolent Kraken’: Tulsi Gabbard Mocked After Attacking Hillary Clinton Over Claim Russia Is Grooming a Woman Democrat

“In 2016, anchors literally laughed at Hillary Clinton when she said it was Russia,” Maxwell continued. “Robby Mook went on television and said, ‘It was Russia that was hacking our emails and releasing them on Wikileaks.’ We were laughed at. I would like everyone to listen to us now because I, on the campaign, had that red banner over my email that said, ‘Government hackers are trying to infiltrate your account.’ So, this is a real warning. And I think that we would be smart to listen before it’s too late.”

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