Archive for May 14th, 2020

Trump to tout virus testing, state openings during Pa. event today

on May 14, 2020, 9:14 AM / in National News, State News

by Alexis Simendinger and Al Weaver President Trump heads to Pennsylvania today after targeting the state’s Democratic governor for what the president argues is a glacial effort to reopen during the COVID-19 crisis. Scores of protesters descended on the state capital last month to demonstrate against Gov. Tom Wolf‘s (D) stay-at-home directive, and the president on Monday voiced solidarity with […]

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Space junk that could have fallen on New York City and the risk of ‘murder hornets’: When bad news becomes good news

Space junk that could have fallen on New York City and the risk of ‘murder hornets’: When bad news becomes good news

on May 14, 2020, 9:11 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison Sometimes, the best news is that bad news didn’t become news. Earlier this week, the body of a spent Chinese rocket became the largest piece of space junk to fall uncontrolled toward our planet in decades. According to the US Space Force’s 18th Space Control Squadron, the core passed directly over New York City before scattering debris on the west coast of […]

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What is behind the LGBTQ agenda?

on May 14, 2020, 9:10 AM / in History, Opinion

(American Thinker) — Someone asked, “What is behind the LGBTQ agenda?” The goal of LGBTQ enforcers is to forcibly normalize their lifestyle in the minds of the 97% of the population that is not LGBTQ. This is why we are bombarded with the LGBTQ lifestyle inserted into everything. Why are major corporations making the promotion of LGBTQ, which are less […]

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Senate rejects proposal to bar warrantless searches of internet activity

on May 14, 2020, 9:07 AM / in National News

The Senate on Wednesday narrowly rejected a bipartisan amendment to surveillance laws that would have prevented warrantless searches of internet activity and browsing history. The proposal, introduced by Sens. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) and Steve Daines (R-Mont.), fell one vote shy of the three-fifths majority it needed to pass. “Should law-abiding Americans have to worry about their government looking over their […]

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Tariffs: The Taxes That Made America Great

Tariffs: The Taxes That Made America Great

on May 14, 2020, 8:58 AM / in History, Opinion

That the Smoot-Hawley Tariff caused the Depression of the 1930s is a New Deal myth in which America’s schoolchildren have been indoctrinated for decades. The Depression began with the crash of the stock market in 1929, nine months before Smoot-Hawley became law. The real villain: The Federal Reserve… As his limo carried him to work at the White House Monday, […]

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Governor calls for review to ‘ensure justice’ in Breonna Taylor case

Governor calls for review to ‘ensure justice’ in Breonna Taylor case

on May 14, 2020, 8:50 AM / in State News

Calls mounted Wednesday for a federal investigation into the fatal shooting of emergency medical technician Breonna Taylor by police executing a “no-knock” search warrant at her Louisville, Kentucky, home in March. Officers burst in as Taylor, 26, slept. Her boyfriend, Kenneth Walker, fired a gun, hitting an officer in the leg, and police fired back, hitting Taylor eight times. Walker’s […]

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Powell warns of extended economic pain from pandemic

on May 14, 2020, 8:46 AM / in National News

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said Wednesday that “the reversal of economic fortune” brought on by the coronavirus pandemic over the last two months in the United States “has caused a level of pain that is hard to capture in words.” Powell also said that the Fed is releasing a survey Thursday concluding that, among people who were working in […]

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Supreme Court hears arguments in Electoral College case

Supreme Court hears arguments in Electoral College case

on May 14, 2020, 8:42 AM / in National News

Supreme Court justices continued their third and final day of unprecedented oral arguments by telephone on Wednesday, grilling lawyers about whether states can replace electors planning to vote for a presidential candidate who didn’t win the popular vote in their state. The court is hearing two cases involving the Electoral College, one from Colorado and the other from Washington state. […]

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FBI searches Burr’s home in stock-sale investigation

FBI searches Burr’s home in stock-sale investigation

on May 14, 2020, 8:39 AM / in National News

Federal agents on Wednesday seized a cellphone belonging to Sen. Richard Burr (R-N.C.) as part of the Department of Justice’s probe into stock trades Burr made in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic, a law enforcement official told the Los Angeles Times. The agents served a search warrant on Burr at his home in the Washington, D.C., area, the […]

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Manafort released to home confinement due to pandemic

on May 14, 2020, 8:37 AM / in National News

Paul Manafort, President Trump’s former campaign chairman, has been released from prison due to the risk of coronavirus infection, and will serve the rest of his seven-year term under home confinement, one of his lawyers said Wednesday. Manafort was indicted by then-Special Counsel Robert Mueller and convicted in 2018 on a witness tampering charge. He later pleaded guilty to charges […]

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Ousted vaccine official warns ‘unprecedented’ fatalities are possible

Ousted vaccine official warns ‘unprecedented’ fatalities are possible

on May 14, 2020, 8:36 AM / in National News

Dr. Rick Bright, who was ousted recently from a job overseeing federal coronavirus vaccine development, plans to testify to Congress on Thursday that the Trump administration was unprepared for the crisis. His planned remarks reportedly also include a warning that the nation could face a surge in infections and deaths without enhanced preparations for further outbreaks. “Our window of opportunity […]

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Wisconsin Supreme Court strikes down governor’s stay-at-home order

Wisconsin Supreme Court strikes down governor’s stay-at-home order

on May 14, 2020, 8:32 AM / in State News

Wisconsin’s state Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down Gov. Tony Evers’ (D) extension of his stay-at-home order issued to fight the coronavirus. The 4-3 decision, written by the court’s conservative majority, said a governor does not have the authority to extend such an order without input from lawmakers. The majority wrote that it was not questioning Evers’ power to set […]

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Democrats’ $3 Trillion Bill Would Include a Massive Gift…to Communist China

Democrats’ $3 Trillion Bill Would Include a Massive Gift…to Communist China

on May 14, 2020, 8:24 AM / in National News

BY BRYAN PRESTON  |  PJ News As my PJ colleague Tyler O’Neil noted earlier today, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has introduced the Democrats’ next package they bill as coronavirus relief. As has been the case in the previous bills, this one treats the coronavirus crisis as an opportunity to fund the Democrats’ partisan priorities. Genies continue jumping out of Christmas trees every time Democrats […]

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Mystery COVID-Related Illness Rare But Dangerous For Children

on May 14, 2020, 8:22 AM / in National News

The CDC (unsatisfied with the current view of things) is expected to issue a warning this week about a rare condition affecting children exposed to COVID-19, as new research emerges about the growing threat. The condition can cause inflammation in the skin, eyes and hearts of children. Doctors say an abnormal immune overreaction to infection triggers this illness, which appears […]

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Call of the Wolf

on May 14, 2020, 8:16 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Tuesday, May 14, 2019. On this date in 1987, the National Park Service formally announced its support for an idea that had been quietly incubating in the park service and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service bureaucracy for years — a plan to reintroduce wolves to Yellowstone National Park. “Of all the species that were once here, it’s […]

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Appeals court rules against Trump on emoluments clause

on May 14, 2020, 7:57 AM / in National News

A federal appeals court on Thursday ruled against President Trump in a lawsuit alleging that he’s violated the Constitution’s emoluments clauses. The decision from the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals keeps the case alive, rejecting the president’s efforts to preserve immunity from the suit, which was filed by the attorneys general from Washington, D.C. and Maryland.

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Where Does Brian Kemp Go For an Apology?

Where Does Brian Kemp Go For an Apology?

on May 14, 2020, 7:53 AM / in Opinion, State News

By Erick Erickson  The IHME model has revised down significantly the expected cases in Georgia and Democrats and the press are moving goal posts. On April 20, 2020, Georgia Governor Brian Kemp became one of the first governors in America to announce plans to reopen his state. He had been one of the last to impose a shelter-in-place order. Critics […]

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Body Language – Lindsey Graham, Surveillance Of Trump Administration

on May 14, 2020, 7:49 AM / in Opinion

Body Language – Lindsey Graham, Surveillance Of Trump Administration Note: All comments in my videos are strictly my opinion. I’m often censored these days, but you can help free speech by sharing my body language videos.

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“babes”

on May 14, 2020, 7:42 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Psalm 8:2 (KJV) :  Out of the mouth of babes and sucklings hast thou ordained strength because of thine enemies, that thou mightest still the enemy and the avenger. Logic from an “Uncluttered Mind” A little girl was talking to her teacher about whales.  The teacher said it was physically impossible for a whale to swallow a human because even though it […]

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Are Traditionalists “Leaving” The United Methodist Church?

on May 14, 2020, 7:31 AM / in Religion

Before the Pandemic Are Traditionalists “Leaving” The United Methodist Church? By Thomas Lambrecht The recently announced separation plan called the “Protocol on Reconciliation and Grace through Separation” has aroused many reactions in and beyond the church. Some are satisfied and even hopeful that the long-running conflict in our church can finally be over and traditional and evangelical United Methodists will […]

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