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Obama’s Assaults On Trump – Are Assaults On Our Governmental System And Nation

Seton Motley, There was once a long and fabulous tradition in American politics.  A president, once no longer President, kept his trap shut about his successors.  This is a very (small “r”) republican thing to do.  Americans peaceably elected the next person – and Americans and the world need only hear from one president at

Hill Republicans try to ease purchase of gun ‘silencers,’ as NRA-backed Trump arrives

Congressional Republicans are trying to change federal guns regulations to make buying a silencer, or suppressor, easier. But critics don’t agree with the argument that the proposed legislation is a safety measure to prevent hearing injuries.   The Hearing Protection Act, introduced earlier this week in the GOP-controlled House and Senate, if passed, would still

Suck It Up: Jill Stein Now Asking Loretta Lynch To Investigate Electoral College

Jason Hopkins, The former Green Party candidate just won’t let things go. After attempting to initiate a recount in Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, and Michigan, Stein now wants Attorney General Loretta Lynch to investigate the “integrity” of the United States electoral system due to concerns from the recount effort. Stein’s attorney addressed a letter to the Justice

This County Voted Democrat for 144 Years Until Trump Came Along #PresidentTrump

Jason Hopkins, A look into one county in Kentucky deserves peoples’ attention. Elliott county is a sparsely populated place in northeastern Kentucky. With barely 5,000 registered voters, it hardly has enough residents to sway the state’s partisan direction. However, Elliot county boasts a record above any other county government – they haven’t voted for a

Federal judge halts recount, sealing Trump’s Michigan win

A federal judge who ordered Michigan to begin its recount effectively ended it on Wednesday, tying his decision to a state court ruling that found Green Party candidate Jill Stein had no legal standing to request another look at ballots. The ruling seals Republican Donald Trump’s narrow electoral victory over Democrat Hillary Clinton in Michigan. U.S. District Judge Mark Goldsmith

Jill Stein: You Rejected My Hand Recount Request, So I’m Going to Sue You

Matt Vespa, Well, the Wisconsin recount is going ahead as planned, but Green Party candidate Jill Stein isn’t happy since they rejected counting the ballots by hand. After being informed of the process, Stein filed a lawsuit. She also filed a lawsuit to challenges the results in Pennsylvania after it was discovered that the deadline

Hillary Clinton was the ObamaCare of presidential candidates — which is why she lost

Elizabeth Ames, Regardless of how we may have voted, most of us were shocked by the results of the presidential election. Yet the most astonishing electoral upset in recent history is a lot less astonishing when considered from the perspective of markets.  It becomes clear that Donald Trump won because his party embraced free markets. The

Trump triumphs — Media’s ‘primal scream’ is heard round the world

Dan Gainor, No, America, that wasn’t an earthquake. That was a media scream that registered 11 on the Richter scale as Republican Donald Trump defied media demands and went on to win the presidential election in the early hours of Wednesday morning. Hillary Clinton called Donald Trump to concede. A nearly unanimous media failed to

Election 2016: Trump is Our Final Chance for Change #ByeByeHillary

Matthew Vadum, Republican Donald Trump has a good shot at defeating Democrat Hillary Clinton in today’s election but late polls still give Clinton an advantage. Whatever happens in the presidential race, Republicans seemed poised to retain control of both houses of Congress – albeit with reduced majorities. Whether Republican lawmakers would suddenly develop a spine

Hillary Clinton is the Most Corrupt Presidential Candidate Ever

Hillary Clinton’s seemingly smooth path to Election Day abruptly ended Friday. Clinton’s presidential campaign was thrown back on the defensive by FBI Director James Comey’s decision to review newly discovered e-mails that may be related to the investigation into her use of a private server.  The new e-mails surfaced in an unrelated investigation of Clinton

Early voting polling places open in Florida

Polling places are starting to open for early voting in the battleground state of Florida. Fifty counties will open polling places on Monday, including the state’s largest counties: Broward, Duval, Hillsborough, Miami-Dade, Orange and Palm Beach. The remaining counties will start in the coming week. Early voting by mail has been underway for weeks. Nearly 1.2