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A Question for our professed Democratic members

Forum: Politics
gbrk
For those of you who are Democrats or Vote for Democrats, in your opinion(s): 1) What do the Democrats stand for today? In other words when you vote for Democrats what is it that you are expecting that they are going to do for you and/or the Country? 2) What are the Main Democrat Policies or Platforms today? 3) Are you comfortable or satisfied with Nancy Pelosi as the Main Democrat in the House and Schumer as the Main Democrat in the Senate? 4) Who do you hope runs against Donald Trump in...Read More...
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Jane Sanders's Fraud Investigation: Bernie Sanders's Wife Hires Lawyers Over Burlington College Loan Allegations

Forum: Politics
In a lengthy feature, Politico magazine reports that the investigation into Jane Sanders began in 2016 under then U.S. President Barack Obama. His administration was notified of Sanders’s alleged financial irregularities by Brady Toensing, a Republican lawyer who headed up Donald Trump’s presidential campaign in Vermont. Toensing was alerted to the story after a local Vermont paper, Seven Days , published an article about the $10 million of debt Burlington College was in. Toensing looked at...Read More...
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Most illegal immigrants who pay taxes have stolen someone else’s legal identity, and the IRS doesn’t do a very good job of letting those American citizens and legal immigrants know they’re being impersonated, the tax agency’s inspector general said in a new report released Thursday. The theft creates major problems for the American citizens and legal foreign workers whose identities are stolen, and who have to deal with explaining money they never earned. But the IRS only manages to identify...Read More...
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Senate investigates Loretta Lynch’s conduct during Clinton email probe

Forum: Politics
A bipartisan group of senators on Friday requested more information from former Attorney General Loretta Lynch about her reported efforts to hamper the investigation into Hillary Clinton's email use as secretary of state. The Democratic and Republican leaders of the Senate Judiciary Committee sent letters to Lynch, Clinton campaign staffer Amanda Renteria, and employees of the Open Society Foundations seeking more information about media reports that Lynch privately assured Democrats the...Read More...
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A Kansas federal jury awarded nearly $218 million on Friday to farmers who sued Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta over its introduction of a genetically engineered corn seed variety. Syngenta vowed to appeal the verdict favoring four Kansas farmers representing roughly 7,300 growers from that state in what served as the first test case of tens of thousands of U.S. lawsuits assailing Syngenta's decision to introduce its Viptera seed strain to the U.S. market before China approved it for...Read More...
Temple University research shows extra-virgin olive oil protects against memory loss, preserves the ability to learn and reduces conditions associated with Alzheimer's disease. Researchers at the college's Lewis Katz School of Medicine found mice with EVOO-enriched diets had better memories and learning abilities compared to the rodents who didn't eat the oil. The real effect of EVOO appeared in the inner-workings of the mice's brains. Neuron connections in the brain were better preserved in...Read More...
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Two men driving a stolen dirt bike on Long Island got into a serious accident that killed one of them when they were cut off by a minivan — apparently driven by the bike’s owner, police sources said. The crash happened on Montauk Highway near Doane Avenue in Bellport around 10:15 a.m. Thursday Suffolk County cops said. “All evidence right now is that the van was pursuing the dirt bike,” a Suffolk County police source said. “The guys in the van had reported the dirt bike stolen.” The two men...Read More...
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Justice Kennedy

Forum: News
Kraven
Conservative legal experts in Washington, D.C. are buzzing over the rumor that Justice Anthony Kennedy may be retiring soon. Insiders say his resignation from the Supreme Court could come as soon as Monday, June 26th — and the prospect of President Donald Trump getting a second nominee for the Supreme Court has liberals across the country in hysterics. https://thehornnews.com/report-justice-kennedy-retiring-monday/ ----------- OK,,, now they'll really go wild.............Read More...
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TRAVEL BAN WATCH

Forum: Politics
Kraven
Supreme Court could reveal action on travel ban at any time WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court has almost certainly decided what to do about President Donald Trump's travel ban affecting citizens of six mostly Muslim countries. The country is waiting for the court to make its decision public about the biggest legal controversy in the first five months of Trump's presidency. The issue has been tied up in the courts since Trump's original order in January sparked widespread protests just...Read More...

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