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Nearly 60% of Americans want Donald Trump barred from holding public office again: Poll

Nearly 60% of Americans want Donald Trump barred from holding public office again: Poll

ShareA majority of Americans support preventing former President from holding federal office again, according to polling data released Monday by Monmouth University.The House impeached Trump in January for his alleged role in inciting a deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol building. The article of impeachment is expected to be delivered to the on Monday evening. Trump is the only U.S. president that has been impeached twice. If he is convicted in the Senate impeachment trial, which is expected to take place in February, Trump would be prohibited from holding federal office in the future.In the...

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Rudy Giuliani warns Dominion against lawsuit: "I'm a crazy guy, I really am, just really crazy"

Rudy Giuliani warns Dominion against lawsuit: "I'm a crazy guy, I really am, just really crazy"

Share, attorney for former President , responded Monday to a $1.3 billion defamation lawsuit filed against him by Dominion Voting Systems.Giuliani had publicly supported Trump's baseless claims that widespread voter fraud had been a factor in President 's victory. Among the conspiracy theories peddled by Giuliani was an allegation that tabulation machines manufactured by Dominion Voting Systems had been programmed to flip votes from Trump to Biden. Many of the lawsuits filed by Giuliani and other members of Trump's legal team, attempting to overturn the results of the election, failed. In...

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Texas AG Sues Biden Administration Over 'Unlawful' Deportation Pause

Texas AG Sues Biden Administration Over 'Unlawful' Deportation Pause

ShareTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton sued the administration of President on Friday after the (DHS) announced a 100-day-long pause in deporting undocumented immigrants.On Wednesday, Biden signed an executive order calling for the revision of U.S. immigration policies. In response, Acting Director of the DHS David Pekoske called for an internal review, including a temporary freeze on removing most undocumented aliens from U.S. soil. Paxton warned the DHS on Thursday that he would file suit to prevent the deportation pause from taking effect. On Friday, Paxton officially filed litigation...

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Marjorie Taylor Greene faces backlash online for calling Biden president of "communist China"

Marjorie Taylor Greene faces backlash online for calling Biden president of "communist China"

ShareGeorgia Republican Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene described newly inaugurated President as the president of China. Meanwhile, China's government imposed sanctions on some members of the administration of former President .Greene, a freshman lawmaker who aligned herself closely with Trump, said in January that she would introduce articles of impeachment against Biden for abuse of power. Greene has alleged that Biden and members of his family received money from foreign entities, including the Chinese Communist Party.Trump's departure from the White House was lauded by the Chinese...

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Franklin Graham compares 10 Republicans who voted to impeach Trump to betrayal of Christ

Franklin Graham compares 10 Republicans who voted to impeach Trump to betrayal of Christ

ShareEvangelist Franklin Graham compared 10 members of the GOP to Judas Iscariot on Thursday after they voted to approve President 's second impeachment.Graham, the head of the non-profit organization Samaritan's Purse, has been a longtime supporter of Trump's presidency. Rifts between the evangelical community and Trump have developed after recent events, including a January riot at the U.S. Capitol. Trump's impeachment in the aftermath of the riot at the U.S. Capitol did not change Graham's support of the president, leading Graham to draw parallels between Trump's impeachment and the...

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QAnon-linked Congresswoman to file impeachment articles against Biden on January 21

QAnon-linked Congresswoman to file impeachment articles against Biden on January 21

ShareGeorgia Republican Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene said Wednesday that she would be filing articles of impeachment against President-elect the day following Biden's expected inauguration.Greene, a freshman representative, has voiced public support in the past for the conspiracy theories espoused by QAnon. The staunch ally of outgoing President voted against his second impeachment on Wednesday. According to her feed, Greene plans on attempting to impeach Biden on his first official day in office."On January 21, 2021, I'll be filing Articles of Impeachment against Joe Biden for...

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Twitter suspends Lauren Boebert from tweeting until Inauguration Day, then reverses

Twitter suspends Lauren Boebert from tweeting until Inauguration Day, then reverses

ShareColorado Republican Representative Lauren Boebert had her feed temporarily suspended on Wednesday, only for Twitter to reverse its decision later in the day.Boebert, who just began her first term in the house, voted against impeaching President in the House on Wednesday. Twitter locked down Boebert's account after she posted a tweet about former presidential candidate , who ran against Trump in 2016."Hillary must be pissed it took the DNC until 2020 to successfully rig an election."Boebert's tweet was reinstated with a label that read, "This claim of election fraud is disputed, and...

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"Burn DC to the ground": Parler users react to arrest of Proud Boys leader

"Burn DC to the ground": Parler users react to arrest of Proud Boys leader

ShareEnrique Tarrio, leader of the conservative group the Proud Boys, was arrested on Monday, two days before anticipated protests over the Congressional count of electoral votes cast during the November presidential election.Tarrio is accused of burning a Black Lives Matter banner during a protest in December at the Asbury United Methodist Church, an action Tarrio has admitted performing. According to D.C. police, Tarrio was arrested while possessing "high capacity" ammunition magazines."Today, January 4, 2021, upon entering the District of Columbia and pursuant to a DC Superior Court...

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GOP Sen Josh Hawley says "antifa scumbags" threatened his wife and newborn

GOP Sen Josh Hawley says "antifa scumbags" threatened his wife and newborn

ShareMissouri Republican Senator Josh Hawley, who announced in December that he would challenge the results of the Electoral College during Wednesday's Congressional vote, said Monday that "Antifa scumbags" frightened his family at their Washington, D.C. home.Hawley has drawn criticism for his decision to contest the electoral votes by lawmakers from both sides of the aisle. Washington D.C. police are anticipating protests in the city on Tuesday and Wednesday in connection with the electoral vote count. In a tweet, Hawley said that the incident occurred while he was in his home state of...

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GOP congressman posts video debunking Donald Trump's election fraud claims

GOP congressman posts video debunking Donald Trump's election fraud claims

ShareIn a video posted to YouTube on Thursday, Illinois Republican Congressman Adam Kinzinger addressed the prevalence of conspiracy theories in U.S. politics while debunking some President 's allegations of voter fraud.Trump has refused to concede the November election to President-elect , baselessly claiming that widespread voter fraud perpetrated by Democrats handed Biden the victory. Trump and members of his legal team have alleged that voting machines distributed by Dominion Voting Systems were programmed to flip votes from Trump to Biden.While a majority of Trump's legal efforts to...

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Georgia Senate runoffs shatter record with over 2.56 million early votes cast

Georgia Senate runoffs shatter record with over 2.56 million early votes cast

ShareGeorgia's Senate runoff elections for two seats have already seen more than 2.56 million early voters, breaking the previous record for the number of voters in a runoff in the state.The crucial elections will decide control of the U.S. Senate. High-profile politicians are expected to stump in Georgia on behalf of their party's candidates before the election. President is slated to appear at a campaign event in Valdosta, Georgia on Monday for incumbent Republican Georgia Senators Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue. On the same day, President-elect is scheduled to appear in Atlanta at a...

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"Horrific... nuts": Republican tears into Josh Hawley for opposing Biden win certification

"Horrific... nuts": Republican tears into Josh Hawley for opposing Biden win certification

ShareRepublican Representative Denver Riggleman of Virginia called Missouri GOP Senator Josh Hawley's decision to challenge the results of the Electoral College vote "horrific" during a Monday appearance on MSNBC.President-elect won both the popular and electoral votes in the November election. But President has baselessly alleged that widespread election fraud caused Biden's win, and has encouraged Republicans in Congress to challenge the official count of the electoral votes, which would confirm Biden's win. Hawley is the first Senator to announce that he would challenge the vote....

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Sanders delaying Senate recess for $2K stimulus checks could undermine GOP Ga. incumbents

Sanders delaying Senate recess for $2K stimulus checks could undermine GOP Ga. incumbents

ShareVermont Senator ' expected prolonged attempt to push the U.S. Senate to vote for $2,000 stimulus checks, an increase endorsed by President from the original $600 stimulus checks Trump signed into law on Sunday, could have a negative effect on Georgia Senators Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue, both of whom are running in a special election for their seats in January.Senate Majority Leader asked the Senate on Tuesday to vote on overriding Trump's veto on the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which details funding for all U.S. Defense operations. Sanders objected to McConnell's...

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Karl Rove rips Sidney Powell and Michael Flynn over "idiotic" election claims

Karl Rove rips Sidney Powell and Michael Flynn over "idiotic" election claims

ShareRepublican strategist and Fox News contributor Karl Rove said Tuesday that former National Security Adviser and attorney Sidney Powell were giving President poor advice about potentially overturning the results of the presidential election.Trump has refused to concede the election to President-elect , who won both the popular and electoral vote. With many of his legal pathways to victory blocked and Biden's inauguration expected in January, Trump has reportedly been seeking the counsel of others.Flynn, who was recently pardoned by Trump after lying to the FBI during an investigation...

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AOC, Rashida Tlaib say legislation is ready after Trump, Pelosi call for $2,000 stimulus check

AOC, Rashida Tlaib say legislation is ready after Trump, Pelosi call for $2,000 stimulus check

SharePresident 's Tuesday call for larger direct assistance checks to be included in the latest COVID-19 economic stimulus plan elicited responses from two members of The Squad, New York Representative and Michigan Representative Rashida Tlaib.The House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate both passed the relief bill Monday night. The bill allowed for direct payments of $600 to be sent to eligible Americans, an amount some Democrats had derided as being too small. On Tuesday, Trump threatened not to sign the bill."I'm asking Congress to amend this bill and increase the ridiculously low...

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Nearly half of all Americans want to get rid of Electoral College: Poll

Nearly half of all Americans want to get rid of Electoral College: Poll

ShareAlmost 50 percent of Americans polled want to abolish the Electoral College, according to data from an Economist/YouGov poll published on Wednesday.Disputed results from the 2020 presidential election have caused some observers to suggest abandoning the Electoral College system to choose a president. Instead, some want to use the popular vote and give the candidate that receives the highest number of votes the victory.President has baselessly alleged that widespread voter fraud allowed Democrat President-elect to "steal" the election. Trump's legal team filed lawsuits in some...

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Mike Pompeo says "pretty clearly it was the Russians" behind SolarWinds hack

Mike Pompeo says "pretty clearly it was the Russians" behind SolarWinds hack

ShareU.S. Secretary of State revealed during a Friday interview that he believes that Russia was behind a widespread cyberattack that potentially breached the computer systems of U.S. government agencies.Hackers exploited a vulnerability in software created by Texas technology firm SolarWinds and inserted malicious code. The software called Orion was designed to monitor computer networks for security flaws. While investigators into the attack have been reticent to name the entity behind the hacking, Pompeo said during a Friday interview on The Mark Levin Show that Russia was the main...

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Lou Dobbs says 7 states chose electors for both candidates and Trump could still win

Lou Dobbs says 7 states chose electors for both candidates and Trump could still win

ShareFox Business host Lou Dobbs alleged on Tuesday that President could still win the 2020 election, despite the fact that President-elect was declared the victor in the Electoral College on Monday.Dobbs claimed that seven states—Pennsylvania, Georgia, Michigan, Wisconsin, Arizona, Nevada and New Mexico—had chosen electors for both Trump and President-elect Joe Biden."If the House and the Senate cannot agree on which electors to accept," Dobbs said, "an untested constitutional procedure could result in each state being given one vote which they could allocate to either Biden or Trump. And...

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Pro-Trump group sends fake documents in attempt to reassign Arizona's electoral votes

Pro-Trump group sends fake documents in attempt to reassign Arizona's electoral votes

ShareBefore President-elect was declared the winner of the electoral college vote on Monday, some Arizona residents sent their own unsanctioned electoral votes for President to the National Archives this month.According to the Arizona Republic, individuals associated with a group called "AZ Protect the Vote" turned in signed notarized documents which purported to allot Arizona's 11 electoral votes to Trump. Electors actually appointed by the Arizona state legislature cast their votes for Biden on Monday. Trump has baselessly claimed that the 2020 election was riddled with voter fraud which...

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Church pays off $5 million of Iowans' medical debt for Christmas

Church pays off $5 million of Iowans' medical debt for Christmas

ShareSome Iowans may receive an unexpected holiday gift this year: the freedom from medical debt.By partnering with a debt-forgiveness charity called RIP Medical Debt, the Capitol Hill Lutheran Church in Des Moines purchased $5 million dollars in medical debt within the state. Reverend Minna Bothwell told the Des Moines Register on Thursday that the idea of making the gesture came from members of her congregation. RIP Medical Debt, a non-profit organization, abolishes large amounts of medical debt after purchasing it at a discount from collection agencies.Bothwell said she asked RIP Medical...

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Trump says "RINOS" Kemp, Raffensperger "solely responsible" if Loeffler, Perdue lose election

Trump says "RINOS" Kemp, Raffensperger "solely responsible" if Loeffler, Perdue lose election

SharePresident said Monday that if Senators Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue lose their special elections in January, it will be the fault of some GOP Georgia Lawmakers, whom Trump described as Republicans in Name Only [RINOS].Trump has criticized the voting process in Georgia as being fraudulent. Loeffler and Perdue, neither of whom received 50 percent of the popular vote in the November election, are scheduled to face off against their Democratic opponents in January. If Loeffler and Perdue lose the election, the U.S. Senate could end up with a Democratic majority.In his tweet, Trump...

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Fox Business host doesn't think Americans want another stimulus check

Fox Business host doesn't think Americans want another stimulus check

ShareFox Business host Charles Payne said Monday that Americans would rather get by on their own without receiving another direct payment from the government in a new economic stimulus package. Payne's comments came as U.S. lawmakers attempted to collaborate on a new stimulus package that could cost roughly $908 billion."We don't want to be dependent on the government," Payne said during Monday's episode of the Fox News program Fox & Friends. "We don't want to hope that [Democratic House Speaker] comes around and sends out another check. We don't want that as human beings, and particularly...

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Trump pulls back troops fighting Al-Shabab Islamic terrorist group in Somalia

Trump pulls back troops fighting Al-Shabab Islamic terrorist group in Somalia

SharePresident 's Friday decision to remove U.S. military troops from Somalia includes soldiers who have been engaged in fighting the terrorist faction, Al-Shabab.Approximately 700 U.S. troops are stationed in Somalia, where they have been training Somali soldiers and carrying out raids against Al-Shabab, which has been connected with Al-Qaeda. Trump's withdrawal of the troops follows his November reduction of U.S. military presence in Afghanistan."While a change in force posture, this action is not a change in U.S. policy," read a Friday statement from the Department of Defense about the...

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Biden's mask plea stirs outrage among Trump supporters as COVID cases top 14 million

Biden's mask plea stirs outrage among Trump supporters as COVID cases top 14 million

SharePresident-elect 's plea for Americans to wear masks for 100 days was met with anger and defiance from supporters of President , underscoring the challenge of fighting a politicized pandemic in a deeply divided nation.As cases of COVID-19 surged past 14 million, Biden's opponents flooded social media with posts that questioned the science behind the mask appeal and other government responses that have wrecked the economy and constrained civil liberties.Most experts recommend mask wearing and social distancing among a number of effective ways to control the spread of the virus that by...

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CNN explains why they won't air Trump's 46-minute "propaganda video"

CNN explains why they won't air Trump's 46-minute "propaganda video"

ShareCNN's chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta described President 's Wednesday speech alleging election fraud as a "propaganda video" and declined to broadcast any snippets of Trump's address.Trump has repeatedly claimed that his projected loss to Democratic President-elect was illicitly obtained through widespread election fraud. Although Trump's legal team has attempted to overturn the election results in some states that Biden won, most lawsuits filed on behalf of Trump have been dismissed. Many critics have said that Trump's allegations have been presented without the proper...

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