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WATCH: Powerful Video Exposes NC Gov. Pat McCrory’s Lies on Anti-LGBT Bill

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McCrory Blames ‘National Smear Campaign’ but He’s the One Spreading Lies

Even before North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory signed HB2 into law, he had begun an ugly campaign of lies about Charlotte’s nondiscrimination law. McCrory made sure lawmakers not only overturned the legally-enacted ordinance but made sure no other city or town could ever try to protect LGBT people again. And when lawmakers passed the bill voiding all nondiscrimination ordinances across the state, he signed it the very same day.

But Gov. McCrory didn’t stop there. He has been waging war against anyone daring to contradict his interpretation of HB2, the law that voids LGBT nondiscrimination ordinances throughout the state, attacks transgender citizens by revoking their right to use public restrooms based on gender identity, mandates that only state lawmakers can pass laws regulating employment discrimination, the use of public accommodations, and minimum wages.

But people across the nation are fighting back. There have been protests, a lawsuit, countless articles in the media debunking McCrory’s lies, and the Obama administration is looking into cutting billions in federal funds from North Carolina.

RELATED: McCrory Asked the Media to Put Out ‘More Accurate Information’ on His Anti-LGBT Law. So They Did.

And now the Human Rights Campaign has produced a very powerful and pointed video destroying McCrory’s arguments.

This is important. McCrory is betting that the more he repeats the same lies, the more doubt he’ll sow into people’s minds, thus giving his falsehoods a shred of credibility. We cannot allow that to happen.

This video needs to be shared far and wide.

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Gov. McCrory Meets LGBT Equality Advocates, Then His SPOX Condemns ‘National Smear Campaign’ (Video)

Over 80 Top CEOs, Business Leaders Urge North Carolina Gov. McCrory to Repeal Anti-LGBT Law

Breaking: Lawsuit Against North Carolina Filed In Federal Court Over Sweeping Anti-LGBT Law

 

Image: Screenshot via Human Rights Campaign/YouTube
Hat tip: Holy Bullies and Headless Monsters

 

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DONALD TRUMP IS A FASCIST

‘Superficial’: Trump Mocked for Finally Releasing ‘Health Care Plan’ – Which Is Really a ‘Toothless’ Executive Order

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Donald Trump, World Health Organization

For at least four years President Donald Trump has been promising the American people a health care plan. He famously sat for the “60 Minutes” cameras just days after the 2016 election and said, “this is what I do I do a good job I mean I know how to do this stuff.”

He promised his new health care plan would protect the millions of Americans with pre-existing conditions and would be “great health care for much less money.”

After years of promises Trump on Thursday unveiled his “health care plan.”

He’s calling it his “health care vision” because it’s not an actual plan, it’s a wish list.

And it’s a mere executive order.

“The actual policies,” Stat News reports, “however, are simple, superficial, and non-binding executive orders. Neither will improve the quality of Americans’ health care or lower its cost.

The Daily Beast’s Sam Stein reports HHS Sec. Alex Azar earlier in the day was forced to admit “Trump’s forthcoming executive order on preexisting conditions will not carry weight of actual law should SCOTUS strike down the ACA [Obamacare, or the Affordable Care Act.] Said it is a ‘defined statement of U.S. policy that people with preexisting conditions are protected.'”

Here’s how Stein sums up Trump’s big reveal:

Here’s MSNBC’s Stephanie Ruhle:

Stein is far from alone in mocking Trump’s “plan.”

Here’s how Buzzfeed sums it up:

Here’s a health care policy reporter from medical new site Stat News:

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DONALD TRUMP IS A FASCIST

Trump Rages on Ballots: ‘I’m Not Sure’ the Election Can Be ‘Honest’

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President Donald Trump is not backing down from his attempts to sow chaos into the minds of Americans just 40 days until the election. Now he says he’s “not sure” that the election can be “honest,” without providing any actual proof other than mischaracterized anecdotes.

After refusing to commit to a peaceful transfer of power on Wednesday Trump was asked Thursday afternoon if the election results are only legitimate if he wins.

“So, we have to be very careful with the ballots – the ballots that’s a whole big scam,” Trump said from the South Lawn of the White House.

“You know they found I understand eight ballots in a wastepaper basket in some location, they found it was reported in one of the newspapers that they found a lot of ballots in a river. They throw them out if they have the name ‘Trump’ on it I guess,” the President falsely claimed. A reporter immediately corrected him, saying there were no names on the ballots.

“Okay, well they still found them in a river whether they had a name on it or not but the other ones had the Trump name on it. And they were thrown into a wastepaper basket.

NCRM could find no reports of ballots being found in a river.

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‘Deranged’: McEnany Slams Dems and Attacks Reporter Who Asked if Trump Would Commit to Peaceful Transition of Power

“We want to make sure the election is honest and I’m not sure that it can be. I don’t, I don’t know that it can be, with this whole situation – unsolicited ballots they’re unsolicited, millions being sent to everybody and we’ll see but if you remember Hillary Clinton just a week ago or so told Joe Biden do not accept the results of the election under any circumstances. But you don’t ask her that question you only asked me the question.”

It’s been almost exactly four years since Trump won the election and beat Hillary Clinton but he still talks about her.

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‘Deranged’: McEnany Slams Dems and Attacks Reporter Who Asked if Trump Would Commit to Peaceful Transition of Power

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White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany is attacking the veteran journalist who asked President Donald Trump on Wednesday if he would commit to a peaceful transition of power and accepting the results of the November election.

After pretending she wasn’t familiar with the question from Brian Karem or President Donald Trump’s bombshell answer – he refused to commit to a peaceful transition, thus the effectively threatening a violent coup – McEnany referred to Brian Karem as a “Playboy reporter” and called his question “deranged.”

She repeatedly called him that “Playboy reporter” – he is a respected White House correspondent for Playboy and is also a CNN political analyst.

McEnany then attacked Democrats, saying they are the ones who should be asked to accept the election results after expressing valid concerns about Trump’s intentions.

McEnany’s response was unprofessional given President Trump for years has suggested he would not support a peaceful transition of power.

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