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WATCH: Furious Constituents Flood Town Halls to Demand Lawmakers Save Obamacare – Some GOP Lawmakers Too Afraid to Show Up



One GOP Senator Changed His Town Hall Venue 5 Times in 3 Days to Avoid His Constituents

Mostly Republican Senators and Congressmen are holding town halls and facing angry constituents furious and afraid they are going to lose their Obamacare health insurance and furious and angry their representatives haven’t done anything to investigate Russia’s intervention in the November election.

It’s a different world, where just a few years ago in many cases the same lawmakers were facing angry constituents furious and afraid of Obamacare.

The above video, via MSNBC’s “11th Hour,” perfectly captures one Kentucky constituent of Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell screaming at him because there aren’t enough jobs, and because coal miners and veterans are sick and he’s about to take away their Obamacare. Another constituent reminds Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley that he’s the one who falsely claimed Obamacare had “death panels,” and says the real death panels are the repeal of Obamacare. “Fix it!” he demands.

Rep. Dave Brat, the tea party Republican who took Eric Cantor’s seat, faced a hostile Virginia crowd Tuesday. They were even more hostile when he had no actual answer for how Republicans are going to replace Obamacare. He admitted he was just given a set of bullet points to tell them.

Brat told his constituents America is a Christian nation, which didn’t go over well with some.

But even worse than Republican lawmakers not knowing how they are going to replace Obamacare, and not having any answers as to why they haven’t investigated Russia, are the Republican lawmakers who just didn’t bother to show up for their own town halls.

Rep. Darrell Issa blew off a healthcare town hall, where hundreds of constituents showed up, and waited, chanting, “Where is Darrell?”

Republican lawmakers, including Senator Cory Gardner, Rep. Andy Harris, Senator Thom Tillis, and Senator Pat Toomey were all no-shows – they just didn’t show up to these town halls:

Then there is Senator Tom Cotton, who switched his town hall venue five times in three days so his own constituents couldn’t find him:




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Photos: Trump’s Postmaster General Removing Mailboxes in at Least 5 States Weeks Before Early Voting – Explanation Fails



President Donald Trump’s newly-installed Postmaster General is working to reduce capacity across the United States, just weeks before early voting in the 2020 presidential election begins in some states. Americans are furious, after seeing many reports on massive reductions in mail sorting machines, and Trump’s refusal to fund the USPS – along with his admission he is doing so to make it impossible for people to vote by mail.

A local Portland, Oregon news reporter says the USPS admits it’s already removed 27 mailboxes from Eugene, Oregon, with more removals to come there. She says the Post Office claims “they’re only removing them from locations that have multiple mailboxes next to each other.”

Which does not explain this:

Or this:

NBC Montana reports it has “confirmed with the Montana State Association of the National Association of Letter Carriers the orders to remove 13 boxes in Missoula, 9 in Bozeman, 3 in Lewistown and 30 in Billings.”

NPR’s Lulu Miller show that not only are mailboxes being removed, some are just being sealed, rendering them useless:

One Oregon reporter offers this disturbing development.

Related: ‘This Is a RICO Case’: Top Obama Advisor Urges Dems to ‘Go to War for Our Country’ Over Trump USPS Attack

Meanwhile, Americans are taking to social media and posting photos of USPS mail boxes being removed and carted away. Take a look at some:

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‘I Haven’t Been Blunt’: Trump Defends Attacks on ‘Nasty’ Kamala Harris, Invokes Racist Slur Against Warren



President Donald Trump refused to accept responsibility for calling sitting U.S. Senator Kamala Harris, the presumptive Democratic vice presidential nominee, a “Mad Woman,” “nasty,” “angry,” “radical,” and “condescending.”

Confronted with just a few of his attacks Friday afternoon in a press conference Trump pushed back against the reporter’s charges.

“I haven’t been blunt,” Trump insisted, falsely, as CNN’s fact checker noted:

Trump went on to claim, repeatedly, that Sen. Harris “treated Joe Biden worse than anybody else by far.”

“Nobody treated Biden so badly, as Kamala,” Trump claimed, stressing the pronunciation of her name as if to mock it.

He also attacked Senator Elizabeth Warren, invoking his racist slur for her, “Pocahontas.”



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Obama Slams Trump Over USPS Attack in Rare Remarks: ‘More Concerned With Suppressing the Vote’



In rare remarks about his successor former President Barack Obama slammed President Donald Trump, accusing him of being “more concerned with suppressing the vote than suppressing a virus.”

President Donald Trump has admitted he is blocking desperately needed funding to help the postal service survive in a direct attempt to stop Americans from voting by mail. The Postmaster General he installed has been removing mail boxes from several cities and removing high-volume mail sorting machines across the country, with a plan to reduce the number of sorters by nearly 700 machines.

Everyone depends on the USPS,” President Obama said via Twitter Friday. “Seniors for their Social Security, veterans for their prescriptions, small businesses trying to keep their doors open. They can’t be collateral damage for an administration more concerned with suppressing the vote than suppressing a virus.”

President Obama also accused President Trump of making “attempts to undermine the election.”

And he urged Americans to vote early: “do that now.”

Related –
‘This Is a RICO Case’: Top Obama Advisor Urges Dems to ‘Go to War for Our Country’ Over Trump USPS Attack


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