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Sean Spicer Has No Time to Do Daily Press Briefings but He Just Gave a Live Interview to Pat Robertson’s Christian Network

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‘Folks Out There Want to Know How They Can Pray for You?’ 

At 12:30 Wednesday afternoon it was 91 degrees and sunny in Washington D.C. and an understandably very sweaty Sean Spicer was standing outside the White House giving an interview, streamed on Facebook Live, to Pat Robertson’s Christian Broadcasting Network. 337 people were watching. (Video embedded above.)

It was the day one launch of CBN’s “new, LIVE social media-driven political talk show,” “Faith Nation,” broadcast live from a store-front with a McDonald’s visible across the street.

After President Donald Trump gave Pat Robertson an interview last week, one day after holding a prayer meeting in the Oval Office with several dozen of America’s professional anti-gay religious right activists, it seems the White House is continuing to stoke its base: the 81 percent of conservative Christians who support this president, for better or worse.

“No cameras at the press briefing, no problem!” CBN’s Facebook page reads. “#FaithNation hosts White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer. Do you feel faith should play more or less of a role in politics? Have you heard about the upcoming #BloodMoon – do you think it has Biblical significance? Send us your thoughts and questions in the comments below!”

The White House has not held an on-camera daily press briefing since June 29, and no longer can be counted on to even hold off-camera briefings daily. When it does, they are almost always audio-only, and news outlets are now banned from sharing the audio live, or even delayed; they must wait until the briefing is concluded completely before airing excerpts.

At the same time Spicer was talking with CBN’s Chief Political Correspondent, David Brody, the President was on national television. Spicer was telling CBN the White House is hoping Senators will repeal ObamaCare and “give us time” to replace it later. The President was demanding (and threatening) Senators to stay in town and pass an ObamaCare repeal and replace bill.

And yes, for 30 minutes or so, Spicer was given an open platform to talk about almost anything he wanted. Tax reform, the opioid crisis, gang violence all were mentioned. 

Among the questions for Spicer?

“Folks out there want to know how they can pray for you?”

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

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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

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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.”

Watch:

 

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

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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.”

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