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A Democratic Michigan lawmaker reported spending $221 of his campaign money at a strip club for a “constituent meeting” to discuss “potential economic projects,” the Detroit News reported. What are the details? The paper said state Rep. Jewell Jones turned in his new fundraising disclosure report Sunday, and added that Jones in a phone interview
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On Monday, Politico channeled the freakout from Georgia liberals. The eye-grabbing headline:  ‘We’re f—ed’: Dems fear turnout catastrophe from GOP voting laws There’s growing concern — bordering on alarm — about the potential impact in 2022 of the raft of new voting restrictions. Reporters Maya King, David Siders and Daniel Lippman began:  After Georgia Republicans passed a
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White House press secretary Jen Psaki crumpled under questioning Tuesday over new mask guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, resorting to justifying the new guidance as a “determination” from “public health officials” without pointing to data or evidence. What is the background? The CDC released updated guidance Tuesday that fully vaccinated Americans
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Terry Trobiani owns Gianelli’s Drive Thru in Prairie Grove, Illinois, where he put up a row of American flags for the Fourth of July. But the city claimed he was displaying two of them improperly and issued him a $100 ticket for each flag. Terry joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Tuesday to explain
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New York Times Justice Department reporter Katie Benner announced that she deleted some tweets on Tuesday. Without further clarification, Benner wrote on Tuesday evening that she had “deleted unclearly worded tweets regarding the Jan 6. committee hearing.” I deleted unclearly worded tweets regarding the Jan 6. committee hearing. — Katie Benner (@Katie Benner)1627428854.0 According to
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Apparently there is not much bathing that goes on in one celebrity couple’s household. Ashton Kutcher and his wife Mila Kunis discussed the topic of bathing while on Dax Shepard’s “Armchair Expert” podcast, according to CNN. The outlet reported that Shepard told co-host Monica Padman that utilizing soap daily rids an individual’s body of natural
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A Selma, Alabama, police officer was fatally shot Tuesday morning as he stopped at his home for a meal break, The Birmingham News reports. The suspect also reportedly wounded Moorer’s “significant other,” the outlet reported, in addition to killing the officer. What are the details? Officer Marquis Moorer, 25, arrived at his home at Selma
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Catch-and-release is alive and well under the Biden administration as 50,000 migrants who crossed the southern border illegally have been released into the U.S. without a court date. Though migrants are told to report to an Immigration and Customs Enforcement office after they are released from detention, only 13% have done so, Axios reported Tuesday.
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President Joe Biden lashed out at a female reporter Monday over a basic question about whether the Department of Veterans Affairs will require its staff to get vaccinated against COVID-19. What happened? While meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi in the Oval Office, Biden demanded that reporters ask questions only related to the withdrawal
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Former California Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer became the latest victim of surging crime in California’s Bay Area Monday afternoon. The 80-year-old former lawmaker was reportedly assaulted and robbed in broad daylight while taking a leisurely stroll near her home in Oakland’s Jack London Square, KTVU-TV reported. Boxer said that she was pushed from behind by
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Apoorva Mandavilli, chief Covid correspondent of the New York Times, has a history of spreading coronavirus pessimism, and in May notoriously claimed that the “lab leak” theory had racist origins. Monday’s lead story was headlined “Shot Refusal Gives Variant Room to Grow – More Vaccinations Key to Halting New Surge.” She quickly turned the volume knob to 11 in
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Republican Sen. Josh Hawley of Missouri is pushing legislation that would bar K-12 educational entities from receiving federal funds if they teach that the U.S. Constitution, Declaration of Independence, or Pledge of Allegiance are the result of white supremacy or racism. “Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no Federal funds shall be provided to an
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Shortly after midnight on Saturday, a Yuma Sector Border Patrol Agent encountered an individual who unlawfully crossed the international border. Records checks showed that the individual had a significant criminal history in the U.S., including conviction for negligent vehicular homicide in the state of California in 2004, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP).
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On “The Rubin Report” Monday, BlazeTV host Dave Rubin talks about Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s (D-N.Y.) unbelievable explanation for why Republicans are fighting anti-racism and critical race theory in education. Dave shared a clip of Ocasio-Cortez talking to CNN’s Don Lemon about what she believes is the real reason Republicans are fighting critical race theory in
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Retired acting ICE Director Tom Homan blasted President Joe Biden for leaving the southern border “wide open” for illegal immigrants while the administration keeps existing travel restrictions in place due to concerns over COVID-19. During an interview on “Fox & Friends First” on Monday, Homan criticized the Biden administration for having “released hundreds of COVID-positive
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