Archive for August 17th, 2022

Judge Avoids Immediate Decision on Trump FBI Search Warrant Affidavit, Schedules Hearing

Judge Avoids Immediate Decision on Trump FBI Search Warrant Affidavit, Schedules Hearing

on August 17, 2022, 8:27 AM / in National News

By Zachary Stieber | Epoch Times A federal judge in Florida has avoided ruling on whether to unseal a key document related to the FBI’s raid of former President Donald Trump’s resort, instead scheduling a hearing to hear arguments from parties in person. Judicial Watch’s motion to unseal the search warrant affidavit and other materials, backed by a number of other businesses and groups, will […]

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Liz Cheney loses to candidate endorsed by Donald Trump

on August 17, 2022, 7:54 AM / in Religion

By DR. JIM DENISON Elizabeth Lynne Cheney has represented Wyoming in the US House of Representatives since 2017. The daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, she chaired the House Republican Conference, the third-highest position in House Republican leadership, and was presumably on a path to serve as Speaker of the House someday. Then, after the January 6 assault on the US […]

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Cheney says she’s ‘thinking about’ running for president

Cheney says she’s ‘thinking about’ running for president

on August 17, 2022, 7:46 AM / in State News

The Hill Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) said hours after losing her reelection primary to Trump-backed challenger Harriet Hageman that she is “thinking about” running for president. “That’s a decision that I’m gonna make in the coming months, and I’m not gonna make any announcements here this morning. But it is something that I am thinking about and I’ll make a decision in the coming […]

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Republicans, Can You Please Be Smart Instead of Letting Biden’s Tail Wag Your Dog?

on August 17, 2022, 7:43 AM / in Opinion

By Erick-Woods Erickson Joe Biden’s approval rating is at 40% or worse. Inflation is still high. Gas is still high. Grocery bills are still high. One in two Americans cannot afford to fill their car up fully with gas. One in five Americans have to take stuff out of their grocery cart at checkout because they cannot afford the bill. […]

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These Two Amendments Are Trump’s Friend Right Now

on August 17, 2022, 7:37 AM / in Opinion

By Ned Barnett The recent Mar-a-Lago raid will go down in history as one of the more egregious violations of any individual’s constitutional protections.  Objective future historians will view this as an outrageous abuse of the tradition that former presidents be treated with the decorum due their office.  This document seizure, conducted under false pretenses, is unprecedented. Only two other presidents have ever […]

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August 17th in History

August 17th in History

on August 17, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

August 17 is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 136 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Birthday of Marcus Garvey (Rastafari) Christian feast day: Clare of the Cross Hyacinth of Poland Jacobo Kyushei Tomonaga Jeanne Delanoue Johann Gerhard (Lutheran) Mammes of Caesarea (Catholic Church) Samuel Johnson, Timothy […]

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Heavenly Voices

on August 17, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Good morning. It’s Friday, August 17. Fifty-eight years ago today, a slender 18-year-old preacher’s kid from Detroit was trying her hand at pop singing in Columbia Records’ 30th Street studios in New York. This wasn’t Aretha Franklin’s first foray into professional music. At 14, she’d released an album of gospel songs, including “Take My Hand, Precious Lord,” a favorite hymn […]

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