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Kim Davis: In SOTU Obama Ignored Christians Who Are ‘Mashed Down, Literally, With His Agenda’

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Kentucky Clerk Offended By Obama’s Claim Everyone Is Free To Marry Who They Love

Right after attending President Barack Obama‘s State of the Union Address this week, Kim Davis gave just one interview, to a Christian news agency. The anti-gay Rowan County clerk who still refuses to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples told EWTN’s Jason Calvi that she was disappointed by the President’s call to end hate and bigotry against Muslims, because he ignored people of the Christian faith.

Christians, Davis says, are victims of Obama’s agenda.

“One of the things that he focused on was that we should not discriminate against Muslims or persecute them,” Davis told Calvi, “but he never once said anything about the people of the Christian faith who are being so tried and tested and being mashed down, literally, with his agenda.” 

Davis did not give any specific instances of Christians being “mashed down, literally, with his agenda.”

LOOK: Top Ten Tweets About Kim Davis At President Obama’s State Of The Union Address

The defiant county clerk scored a highly coveted ticket to the State of the Union thanks to her friends at the anti-gay hate group, Family Research Council, via Ohio far-right Republican Congressman Jim Jordan.

Unsurprisingly, Davis also wasn’t pleased about President Obama’s comments in support of marriage for same-sex couples.

“He had made the statement that everybody was free to marry who they love, and, of course, that’s the stand that I stood again,” David to Calvi. “And it’s not, for me, it never was a gay or a lesbian issue. It’s about standing up for the word of the God and as God had defined marriage from the very beginning as between one man and one woman, and that’s what I stood for.”

Davis did approve of one comment President Obama made during his 59 minute address.

“I did agree with one remark that he made about how we have to stand strong, help those that are less fortunate,” Davis said, “and I think that is the basis of the Christian faith is the brotherly love, you know?”

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iroRhVOBY5o

 

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UPDATE: Guess Which Ultra-Conservative Congressman Invited Kim Davis To The SOTU?

Poll: Americans Angered By Mistreatment Of LGBT People, Not Same-Sex Marriage

Watch: Kim Davis Says Her Anti-Gay Act ‘Affects Every Church, Every Person That Lives And Loves God’

 

Image: Screenshot via EWTN/YouTube
Hat tip: Right Wing Watch

 

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At the White House Today: Likely Top Trump SCOTUS Choice – a Right Wing Anti-LGBTQ, Anti-Choice Religious Extremist

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President Donald Trump’s current top choice to replace Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg visited the White House on Monday.

Reporters including CNN Chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta say Judge Amy Coney Barrett visited the White House today.

Multiple reports say Coney Barrett is the leading contender.

Earlier today White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany told CBS “This Morning” Trump would be announcing his decision “before Wednesday.” MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell also made a similar suggestion. Trump later told Fox News he would wait until Friday or Saturday, and told reporters Saturday. Justice Ginsburg will lie in state at the Supreme Court Wednesday and Thursday.

Judge Amy Coney Barrett is anti-LGBTQ, anti-choice, and a right wing religious extremist.

In 2006 Barrett told Notre Dame graduates, “your legal career is but a means to an end, and . . . that end is building the kingdom of God.”

Coney Barrett has said she believes “life begins at conception.”

She opposes one of the greatest tenets of the Supreme Court: stare decisis, the legal doctrine that obliges courts to consider Supreme Court rulings as settled law.

Critical issues such as the right of women to obtain an abortion, the right of same-sex couples to marry, as well as the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) are seen as being overturned with her on the court.

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‘Shaping Policies’: Trump Official in Charge of Personnel at HHS Has Been a College Senior – Report

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The Trump administration put a college senior in charge of personnel at the Dept. of Health and Human Services, Catherine Granito. She appears to have graduated this spring.

A Politico report Monday afternoon, “Trump administration shakes up HHS personnel office after tumultuous hires,” revealed the stunning placement – including that she has been “playing a role in shaping policies in the middle of a pandemic.”

HHS has an annual budget of $1.286 trillion. As of 2015 it had 79,540 employees.

“White House Liaison Emily Newman and her deputy Catherine Granito will be shifting full-time to the Voice of America’s parent organization, the United States Agency for Global Media, HHS chief of staff Brian Harrison told senior staff on Monday,” the Politico article states.

It adds that “Granito — an undergraduate at the University of Michigan as recently as this spring — had been in charge of the health department’s personnel while playing a role in shaping policies in the middle of a pandemic.”

Granito’s LinkedIn page says she attended the University of Michigan until May as a student athlete playing lacrosse and notes she majored in English language and literature. A Google search shows that page listed her as an “advisor” at HHS.

Her Facebook page says she “Works at U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.”

The recent Michael Caputo scandal appears to have involved Granito.

“Granito, who was in the class of 2020 at the University of Michigan, was involved in political appointees’ recent scrutiny of CDC Deputy Director Anne Schuchat, a career civil servant. Caputo and his team raised concerns about Schuchat this spring after she publicly acknowledged missed opportunities in the nation’s response to the coronavirus.”

 

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‘Streets Will Run Red With Blood’: Trump-Loving Senator Mocked for Ad Bragging She’s ‘More Conservative Than Attila the Hun’

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A Republican U.S. Senator is being mocked and disparaged for her new TV ad which touts her “100% Trump voting record” and positions her as “more conservative than Attila the Hun.”

Kelly Loeffler of Georgia, who was appointed in January, is running to keep her seat. Her main opponent is Republican Congressman Doug Collins.

The ad says she’s “the most conservative Senator in America.”

The ad “jokes” about murdering journalists and political opponents.

Loeffler is no stranger to controversy.

The Dept. of Justice closed its investigation into Loeffler’s coronavirus stock trading scandal in May. She is the owner of the Atlanta Dream professional basketball team and has been criticized for opposing the Black Lives Matter movement.

Now her new ad is drawing criticism, too.

 

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