Says Clinton Will Dig Up Dirt ‘When Someone Is in Entertainment’
Donald Trump‘s youngest son is defending his father after a 2005 tape of the GOP nominee bragging about sexually assaulting women was released Friday. Eric Trump insists that his father should be excused after having apologized because he has an “alpha personality” and this type of behavior “happens” when guys get carried away together. He then blamed Hillary Clinton for the tape’s release, even though there is zero evidence of that.
“I think it’s locker room banter,” Eric Trump told volunteers in the campaign’s Denver, Colorado office Monday, as The Gazette reported.Â “I think sometimes when guys are together they get carried away, and sometimes that’s what happens when alpha personalities are in the same presence. At the same time, I’m not saying it’s right. It’s not the person that he is.”
â€” Eric Trump (@EricTrump) October 10, 2016
Many coaches and professional athletes have condemned the classification of Trump’s remarks as “locker room banter,” saying they’ve never heard, nor would they stand for, talk like Trump’s that was exposed in the tape.
Chris Kluwe wrote Trump a damning open letter:Â Former NFL Star Tells ‘Over-Tanned Ham Hock’ Trump ‘What We Really Talk About in the Locker Room’
The younger Trump also told supporters, “my father apologized for it. He was right to apologize for it, and I’m glad he apologized for it.” He then tried to turn the tables to attack Hillary Clinton.
“At the same time, if you look at her track record with women, it’s horrible. It’s absolutely horrible.”
Clinton’s track record with women is actually extraordinary. Her support from women is exponentially higher than Trump’s. And she has worked her entire life to help women and children.
As a U.S. Senator,Â Clinton sponsored 712 bills, and co-sponsored 2676. The word â€œchildâ€ appears in 513 of them.
“I think that’s Hillary going low,” Trump continued. “I think you’ve seen that for a long time. If you look at her track record with women, I think you saw that yesterday with some of the people we had sitting at the debate. It’s horrible. She’ll dig out dirt on someone from 15 years ago when someone is in entertainment.”
It’s unclear why Eric Trump thinks Clinton had anything to do with the tape, or what other people “in entertainment” she’s supposedly dug out dirt on.
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A ‘Close Ally’ With ‘Strong Ties’ to Marjorie Taylor Greene Was Part of the Capitol Attackers: Report
CNN’s K-File reported Wednesday that someone Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) called a “friend” was part of the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.
Anthony Aguero, who does live streaming conservative commentary, confessed on video that he had been among those who entered the Capitol. He also contradicted false claims that the Capitol attack was done by “Antifa.”
“We were all there. It was not Antifa and it was not BLM. It was Trump supporters that did that yesterday. I’m the first to admit it, being one myself,” said Aguero in a Jan. 7 video.
“A message was sent,” Aguero said in a streaming video during the Jan. 6 attack as he walked away from the Capitol. “These politicians are not going to continue to get away with the abuse as they’ve been doing. We will continue to press on these individuals.”
According to the report, Greene and Aguero “have worked closely together over the years on causes such as immigration and the border wall and have attended pro-Trump rallies together.”
Many of the videos have been deleted, but CNN captured Greene repeatedly calling Aguero “amazing” and a “friend.”
“On social media, Aguero has called Greene ‘one of my closest friends,'” the report said.
AOC Smacks Down QAnon Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene Over LGBTQ Equality Act
U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez D-NY) just slammed “QAnon Congresswoman” Marjorie Taylor Greene over her opposition to the LGBTQ Equality Act. The House will vote on the legislation this week, and is currently engaged in determining the rules for the vote.
Rep. Greene, Republican of Georgia, has been waging war against the bill, falsely claiming it “destroys women’s rights and religious freedom,” and is “evil.”
Greene on Wednesday bragged on Twitter that she had just made a motion to adjourn, in a lame attempt to derail the legislation from moving forward.
— Marjorie Taylor Greene 🇺🇸 (@mtgreenee) February 24, 2021
Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez blasted and mocked her, saying, “You could just vote ‘no’ instead of trying to get out of work early.”
And she reminded Greene that trans women are women.
You could just vote “no” instead of trying to get out of work early.
And you should probably stop using those hashtags because women’s rights include trans women. ✌🏽🏳️⚧️💜 https://t.co/iJzA5BrLZF
— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) February 24, 2021
AOC did not stop there.
We’re gonna pass the #EqualityAct today, protect our LGBTQ+ family and make the world a little bit better. 🏳️🌈🏳️⚧️
Nothing is going to stop that.
— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) February 24, 2021
Last week AOC made headlines after raising over $5 million for the people of Texas harmed by the deadly storm and lack of power and running water.
Biden Moving Quickly to Fire Postmaster General as DeJoy Tells Dems to ‘Get Used To Me’
President Joe Biden is moving quickly to fire Louis DeJoy. Or rather, since the President does not have the power to fire a Postmaster General, he is moving quickly to have him terminated.
Biden is set to nominate three candidates to the Postal Service’s Board of Governors, giving Democrats a majority, The Washington Post reports.
The President “will nominate Ron Stroman, the Postal Service’s recently retired deputy postmaster general; Amber McReynolds, the chief executive of National Vote at Home Institute; and Anton Hajjar, the former general counsel of the American Postal Workers Union,” the Post reports.
McReynolds’ inclusion was hailed, given her work as a voting rights advocate.
Earlier Wednesday DeJoy snarkily told Democrats they will have to “get used to” him, saying he has no plans to resign despite the millions of dollars of damage to postal machines he caused, and despite the massive delays in mail delivery times he created. Many believe those actions were taken after President Donald Trump waged war on mail-in voting which Democrats advocated for to save lives during the coronavirus pandemic. It was, many say, a concerted effort to undermine the election.
“Get used to me.”
— Postmaster General Louis DeJoy rejects the notion he’s “a political appointee” and plans to stay in his role “for a long time.” pic.twitter.com/VQTEGx07Zu
— The Recount (@therecount) February 24, 2021
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