Tuesday, July 21, 2020

An American soldier died in Syria today. RIP.

@SpeakerPelosi repeatedly refers to the #coronavirus as “the Trump virus”

Acting DHS Secretary Chad Wolf tells Fox that they're "proactive arrest[ing] people" in Portland.

It’s called a dress code Kevin!” The Few. The Proud. The Marines.

The last time the Senate took up #COVID19 related legislation was March 26—what has Sen. McConnell been waiting for? CARES Act unemployment benefits expire this month. Cases are spiking across the country. Did Senate Republicans believe this virus would just go away on its own?

NEW: Trump asked the US ambassador to the UK, Woody Johnson, to see if the British government would steer the British Open to his Turnberry golf resort in Scotland.

On CNN, Pelosi is now calling it the “Trump virus”

Current Trump aide. πŸ‘‡πŸΌ Jason Miller, Former Trump Aide, Says He Hired Prostitutes

Reminder, "whatever it is," is child sex trafficking. He just wished a child sex trafficker well. This is the new tone.

Mary Trump: What Really Shocked Me About My Family & the KKK

Sir, you just sent a signal to Ghislaine Maxwell. And we ALL know why.

JUST IN: President Trump signs executive order targeting undocumented immigrants in the US census

The US military is starting to get concerned about law enforcement dressing up in Army uniforms

Wishing a sexual predator well. I guess they don’t eat there own.

Dr. Fauci on CNN on whether he'll be at the coronavirus briefing: "I was not invited and at this point I'm assuming I'm not going to be there."

We are talking literal $250,000 quarterly payments to the speaker’s bank account and alleged co-conspirants saying the bribes were ‘unlimited’ ‘monopoly money’

”YOU’RE LYING.” ~@brikeilarcnn fact-checks Trump campaign Communications Director Tim Murtaugh.

Oregon Gov. Brown: "This was about scoring political points with his base. When the Secretary came into Portland he brought a Fox News team with him for a photo opportunity ... it's about political theater, it's clearly not about public safety nor about problem solving."

When Trump spox @TimMurtaugh pushes hydroxychloroquine on CNN, @brikeilarcnn responds by saying he's doing a "real disservice to Americans," ends the interview, and goes straight to a doctor who says Murtaugh's comments were "irresponsible and being said for political reasons."

"significant spice in virus cases"

Ohio GOP House Speaker in FBI custody; $60M in bribes? BREAKING NEWS: Larry Householder reportedly in custody, FBI agents are at Ohio House Speaker’s farm

US report accuses China of "digital authoritarianism" - using technology to track citizens and exert power beyond its borders

In Oklahoma, where the jobless rate reached a record 14.7 percent in April, unemployment has pushed many to the point of desperation, with savings depleted, cars repossessed and homes being sold for cash

No re-election for you

More: I will add this to all those saying it's untrue: The reason Jeffrey Epstein got away with what he did is that almost everyone ignored these kinds of stories in the British media. Ignoring this doesn't make it untrue. Investigate!

Governments will be forced to take drastic action to counter climate change. It's what capitalists fear the most

One man’s alarmist another man’s realist. Fauci responds to Trump: 'I consider myself a realist, as opposed to an alarmist'

.@JillWeather, assistant professor of adult and pediatric infectious diseases at Baylor College of Medicine, tells @Lawrence what we know and do not know about the spread of coronavirus by children.

Please identify which countries say they are following, or want to follow, the US example.

Michael Cohen is suing Attorney General William Barr, claiming he was thrown back in prison because he refused to put the kibosh on his tell-all book about Trump.

Florida’s biggest teacher's union, along with parents, have sued the state over its plans to reopen schools with in-person instruction. They say the plan is a violation of Florida's constitution, which requires schools to operate safely.

I hear defenders of the confederate flag insist we don’t make assumptions about what it means to those who fly it so I stopped to ask the owner of this one in Killington VT. “Heritage,” he said, & also it’s more socially acceptable than the Nazi flags he hangs inside his house.

Felony Charges for Detroit Police Officer Accused of Shooting 3 Journalists With Rubber Pellets “They were a threat to no one,” the Wayne County prosecutor said. “There are simply no explicable reasons why the alleged actions of this officer were taken.”

White House aides say this is what we can expect from the resumption of 5pm #coronavirus briefings: Trump defending his response and insisting the US is doing better than health experts say it is.

Trump Virus New cases, yesterday: Germany: 642 UK: 580 Japan: 454 France: 350 Australia: 267 Italy: 190 Portugal: 135 South Korea: 26 United States: 62,87

Joe Biden unveils a $775 billion plan to bolster child and elder care, financed by taxes on real estate investors with incomes of more than $400,000

New: Interviews and internal emails show that Utah prioritized the health of businesses over keeping coronavirus case counts down. As case counts rise, the state will now allow indoor gatherings of up to 3,000 people.

BREAKING: Winn-Dixie changes course, will now require masks for grocery shoppers.

Dozens of moms stood in the front of the protest line and locked arms to form a human shield. At times they chanted "Moms are here! Feds stay clear!"

BREAKING: Largest teachers' union in Florida has filed a lawsuit Monday against Gov. DeSantis over his administration's push to fully reopen all public schools next month — even as coronavirus cases in the state are spiking.

Did Russia interfere in the 2016 EU referendum? The British parliament’s Intelligence & Security Cttee Russia report doesn’t say, but it claims the UK government “actively avoided looking for evidence” of Russian meddling.

The United States intelligence community came to the same conclusion. Trump and #MoscowMitch won't let Americans see the report. What does that tell you?

naked Athena of Portland Oregon making the cops back off protestors by stripping naked and sitting down in the street showing she has nothing to be of a threat to them so they couldn’t advance without cause

And Brexit referendum too, the report says

China warns UK of 'consequences' over Hong Kong 'interference'

Hong Kong's status as a bastion of press freedom is in crisis as authorities toughen their line against international media and fears grow about local self-censorship under the city's sweeping new security law

Supporters of Hong Kong's protest movement are adapting their methods since China imposed a feared national security law on the city.

In June four DeVos relatives donated a combined $600,000 to America First Action, the pro-Trump super PAC per @derekwillis This is the same PAC that Parnas & Fruman allegedly made illegal donations to through Global Energy Producers LLC

I can say Black Lives Matter. I can say there is systemic racism in this country. I can say there is a Pandemic that you have done little to end. I can say I care about this country first and last and..

Folks, it may be hard to believe, but we have just over 100 days until Election Day. I know we can beat Donald Trump and build this nation back better than before — but we need your help to do it. If you're able, please chip in today:

Remember not long ago how up in arms Republicans were about unelected “deep state “ bureaucrats? Mr. Wolf is sending little green men into Portland and he hasn’t even been confirmed .

This ad is playing on Fox News tonight in the White House every hour. Have fun watching your shows,

Here’s what Trump doesn’t realize. His wannabe Gestapo does not stand a chance against a country united against him.

The FBI has identified Roy Den Hollander as the primary subject in the attack that occurred at the home of the Honorable Esther Salas. Den Hollander is now deceased. Individuals who believe they have relevant information should contact us at 973-792-3000, Press Option 2.

“The couple, Mark and Patricia McCloskey, were charged on Monday by the Circuit Attorney’s Office in St. Louis with unlawful use of a weapon, exhibiting. The charge is a Class E felony that carries a possible penalty of up to four years in prison.”

The rich want to buy access to coronavirus safe havens, and New Zealand's looking pretty good right now

If the President actually wants to help the people of Michigan, he can start by picking up the phone and telling Mitch McConnell to pass the HEROES Act, so we can provide immediate relief to Michigan's families, schools, and small businesses.

Why is it that the Republican Party now considers protesters in Portland far greater enemies to our country than Russians who pay the Taliban to murder American troops?

This statement was much needed and to the point. Stay out of our elections or pay the price. Thank you ⁦@JoeBiden⁩ Biden warns against foreign interference in US elections: 'I am putting the Kremlin and other foreign governments on notice'

Russia sees UK as one of its "top targets" in the West, according to long-awaited UK parliamentary report

More than 430 babies have tested positive for coronavirus in the four largest counties in North Texas, but the Texas Department of State Health Services is currently only reporting 125 cases in children ages 1 and younger.

ProPublica found at least 15 large companies that received over half a billion dollars in PPP loans using the same technique: Getting multiple loans sent to smaller entities they own.

Make Gaetz pay for failing Florida and our nation by chipping in to help us kick him out of Congress:

Oregon expanding criminal probe of unmarked federal troops

Extremity of Texas COVID-19 curve puts hospital ICUs in a bind

GOP tested as Democrats call out foreign interference in election

Federal officers sent to Portland to “quell” protests have had this efffect

Hillary Clinton pointed out this about Trump tonight: "He is still yet to say anything as the president of the United States about bounties on American troops."

The Hunter Biden investigation is HoIS fueled nonsense. Instead of @SenateGOP and @HouseGOP helping Americans cope with COVID-19 hardships, they’ve decided to follow a foreign influence campaign— again. Vote. Them. Out