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George W. Bush Calls For End To Shutdown With Pizza Delivery – HuffPost

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Turning the post into a call for bipartisanship, Bush added, “It’s time for leaders on both sides to put politics aside, come together, and end this shutdown.”

Romney backs Trump on partial shutdown, says ‘I don’t understand’ Pelosi’s position – Fox News

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Video Press loves Romney’s Trump blast Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, on Friday backed President Trump’s stance on the partial government shutdown, backing his call for a wall on the southern border and saying he doesn’t understand Democrats’ positioning on the issue. “You (Pelosi) and your fellow Democrats have voted for over 600 miles of border fence in the past, why won’t you vote for another few miles now?” said Romney,…

Follow Margaret Hoover and Meghan McCain: Start asking real questions about Women’s March anti-Semitism – Washington Examiner

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Margaret Hoover asked members of the Women’s March leadership the question that no journalist dared ask them for more than two years now: Does Israel have a right to exist? Women’s March co-president Tamika Mallory, fresh off an appearance on “The View” in which she refused to condemn blatant anti-Semitism spewed by Louis Farrakhan, joined the “Firing Line” host on Thursday night. Naturally, the conversation turned to the scandal that…

Gregg Jarrett: BuzzFeed report with false attack on Trump is media malpractice – Fox News

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Video Mueller team disputes Buzzfeed story on Cohen A statement put out by a spokesperson for the special counsel’s office referred to the report as ‘not accurate’; reaction and analysis from the ‘Fox News @ Night’ power panel. The BuzzFeed News fiasco involving a report containing a false allegation that President Trump told his former lawyer Michael Cohen to lie to Congress shows the credibility of the mainstream media in…

Nancy Pelosi has a blank check, and she’d rather spite Trump than cash it – Washington Examiner

Saturday, January 19, 2019

The president and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., have made it abundantly clear that this is all a performance to them. Trump had two years of Republican control of the House and Senate and failed to prioritize his premier campaign promise: increased border security. A GOP-controlled Congress didn’t pass so much as an e-verify expansion bill, let alone secure funding for his wall. He waited until the eleventh hour before…

George W. Bush plays pizza delivery man, makes rare political statement – ABC News

Saturday, January 19, 2019

George W. Bush played pizza delivery man for a day as he handed out several boxes of pies to his Secret Service detail — currently working without pay during the partial government shutdown. The 43rd president of the United States also made a political statement, an unusual occurrence in his time since stepping away from the office at the same time. Bush, along with first lady Laura, thanked the Secret…

Mexico Explosion Kills 66 After Thieves Rupture Pipeline – The New York Times

Saturday, January 19, 2019

“Oil theft does not only gravely affect our country’s economy,” Gov. Omar Fayad of Hidalgo said in an interview. “Today the state of Hidalgo is crying because of this tragedy, which has taken so many people’s lives. Such regrettable events should never happen again in Mexico.” He announced on Saturday that the death toll had risen to 66 from 21 and suggested that the count could climb even higher. “Many…

Trump tells US anti-abortion marchers he will support them – AOL

Saturday, January 19, 2019

WASHINGTON, Jan 18 (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump spoke in a prerecorded video to thousands of anti-abortion activists in Washington on Friday for the 46th March for Life, vowing to veto any legislation that “weakens the protection of human life.” The event is the largest annual gathering in the United States of opponents of the Supreme Court’s 1973 ruling in Roe v. Wade. That ruling found that certain state…

Alan Dershowitz: BuzzFeed report (and Mueller rebuke) a vivid example of “Get Trump” media mindset – Fox News

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Video Alan Dershowitz Blasts Disputed Buzzfeed Report Alan Dershowitz Blasts Disputed Buzzfeed Report As soon as I read the explosive BuzzFeed News report alleging there was evidence that President Trump had directed his former attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress, I was very suspicious. Even before the Office of Special Counsel Robert Mueller issued a statement Friday night saying that the BuzzFeed account was “not accurate,” I wrote an…

Trump plans to make Democrats an offer to end shutdown, not declare national emergency, in Saturday speech, official says – CNN

Saturday, January 19, 2019

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Alan Dershowitz: BuzzFeed report (and Mueller rebuke) a vivid example of “Get Trump” media mindset – Fox News

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Video Alan Dershowitz Blasts Disputed Buzzfeed Report Alan Dershowitz Blasts Disputed Buzzfeed Report As soon as I read the explosive BuzzFeed News report alleging there was evidence that President Trump had directed his former attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress, I was very suspicious. Even before the Office of Special Counsel Robert Mueller issued a statement Friday night saying that the BuzzFeed account was “not accurate,” I wrote an…

Trump plans to make Democrats an offer to end shutdown, not declare national emergency, in Saturday speech, official says – CNN

Saturday, January 19, 2019

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Democrats Are United on Teacher Strikes. But They’re in a ‘Gladiator Fight’ Over Education. – The New York Times

Saturday, January 19, 2019

More than a quarter of public school students in Los Angeles attend the city’s charter schools, according to the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools. School choice advocates expressed frustration that charters — which are outside the scope of the Los Angeles teachers’ contract — had become central to the strike, calling the subject a distraction from issues like rising pension and health care costs. Nick Melvoin, vice president of…

George W. Bush delivers pizza to his unpaid Secret Service detail and calls for shutdown to end – The Washington Post

Saturday, January 19, 2019

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Democrats Are United on Teacher Strikes. But They’re in a ‘Gladiator Fight’ Over Education. – The New York Times

Saturday, January 19, 2019

More than a quarter of public school students in Los Angeles attend the city’s charter schools, according to the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools. School choice advocates expressed frustration that charters — which are outside the scope of the Los Angeles teachers’ contract — had become central to the strike, calling the subject a distraction from issues like rising pension and health care costs. Nick Melvoin, vice president of…

George W. Bush delivers pizza to his unpaid Secret Service detail and calls for shutdown to end – The Washington Post

Saturday, January 19, 2019

The new European data protection law requires us to inform you of the following before you use our website: We use cookies and other technologies to customize your experience, perform analytics and deliver personalized advertising on our sites, apps and newsletters and across the Internet based on your interests. By clicking “I agree” below, you consent to the use by us and our third-party partners of cookies and data gathered…

Police officer Jason Van Dyke case prompts look at Cook County judge selection – Crain’s Chicago Business

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Like a bad movie or a Chicago winter, the horrors of our criminal justice system seem never-ending. The latest headlines prompt the question of why, after a jury found officer Jason Van Dyke guilty of second-degree murder and 16 counts of aggravated battery in the killing of Laquan McDonald, three of his police colleagues were found innocent yesterday of charges that they conspired to cover up his misdeeds. Like most…

Police officer Jason Van Dyke case prompts look at Cook County judge selection – Crain’s Chicago Business

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Like a bad movie or a Chicago winter, the horrors of our criminal justice system seem never-ending. The latest headlines prompt the question of why, after a jury found officer Jason Van Dyke guilty of second-degree murder and 16 counts of aggravated battery in the killing of Laquan McDonald, three of his police colleagues were found innocent yesterday of charges that they conspired to cover up his misdeeds. Like most…

Yet another Trump ‘bombshell’ ends up being a hoax – Washington Examiner

Friday, January 18, 2019

Another leak about President Trump, supposedly from federal prosecutors, and another media freakout. This one was different from the earlier ones in its seriousness. Two reporters from BuzzFeed, citing two anonymous law enforcement officials, reported that Trump had instructed his former lawyer Michael Cohen to lie to Congress, or at least that this accusation had been passed on to special counsel Robert Mueller. In a late Friday night news dump…