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Tropical Storm Hermine Update and Forecast

Hermine 8-31-16 2300

Check back regularly for Hermine updates. Last update: 8/31/16 23:00 ET Hermine is strengthening this evening while gaining speed along the previously forecast track. Hermine Current Stats: Location: 25.8N 87.0W Max sustained winds: 60mph and increasing Direction and speed: NNE 10mph Pressure: 998MB and decreasing Current Track: Hermine is forecast to hit the Florida panhandle around 2am Friday morning. The storm is ...

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Trump clearly outlines his immigration policy while the world waits for Hillary to define … much of anything

Trump delivers immigration speech in Phoenix, Arizona

Donald Trump spent the day moving between a fundraiser, meeting with a foreign leader, a joint press conference and finally another massive rally all while Hillary Clinton had exactly one on her schedule but not too many showed up to listen to her. While Trump worked for his party, sought to work out differences with Mexican leadership and help his voters understand his immigration ...

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Full Event: Donald Trump Rally in Phoenix, AZ 8/31/16

Donald Trump Rally in Phoenix, AZ 8-31-16 live stream

Wednesday, August 31, 2016: Full coverage of the Donald J. Trump for President rally in Phoenix, AZ at the Phoenix Convention Center. Time stamps: 0:00 – Trump exits his jet at the airport 21:25 – Motorcade arrives at the convention center 42:23 – America’s Mayor, Rudy Giuliani 56:45  – VP Candidate Mike Pence 1:02:35 – Donald J. Trump 2:06:09 – Angel Moms – ...

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Senate Seats up for grabs in 2016

2016 U.S. Senate seats up for election

2016 presents Democrats with some opportunities to steal back a few senate seats and possibly even re-take the majority. Democrats have a clear advantages this year as there are far more republicans up for election than democrats – 24 vs. 10. DEMOCRATS    Michael Bennet (Colorado) Richard Blumenthal (Connecticut) Barbara Boxer (California) retiring in 2016 Patrick Leahy (Vermont) Barbara Mikulski (Maryland) retiring in 2016 Patty Murray (Washington) ...

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IRS perfectly OK with your social security number being stolen by illegal aliens

IRS logo

I’m not sure what color the sky is in the IRS’s little world, but apparently, IRS commissioner John Koskinen isn’t following the rules and he thinks “it’s in everyone’s interest” to let your identity be stolen. One step to curtailing identity fraud (which is a crime), would be to notify the affected individual as soon as suspicious activity is noticed – ...

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Trump will meet with Mexican President on Wednesday

Donald Trump

I cannot even imagine the agenda being considered by both sides, but Donald Trump has accepted Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto’s invite to meet. Peña Nieto invited both Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton to visit Mexico last Friday, his office said in a statement provided to The Washington Post on Tuesday night. Although no meetings have been confirmed, ...

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Debbie Wasserman Schultz crushes Tim Canova Florida’s 23rd district

Debbie Wasserman-Schultz

Former DNCC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz should be in the fight of her career tonight after the email scandal, losing her chairwoman’s position and a lack of support from the Democrat establishment, but she’s not. Schultz is facing off against previously little-known law professor Tim Canova who was elevated to relevance by Bernie Sanders. Sanders railed against the Democrat establishment ...

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Marco wins in Florida primary

Marco Rubio

  In a race that almost didn’t include him, Senator Marco Rubio has won the Republican primary for his senate seat. Marco Rubio pledged that he would not run again for the senate, no matter what happened with the presidential race, but GOP leaders begged him to reconsider as they believed him to be the best chance to retain that ...

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USDA closes offices in 5 states due to threats


The Agriculture Department said Tuesday it had closed offices in five states after receiving anonymous threats. A USDA spokesman said in a statement that the department had received “several anonymous messages” Monday  the safety of USDA personnel and facilities. Six offices were closed Tuesday morning and will remain shut  until further notice. According to The Associated Press, the closed facilities are ...

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Preparations Begin for Trump’s rally in Everett, WA

Donald Trump Everett Washington Xfinity arena

Donald Trump is set to appear at a rally in Everett Washington tonight and more than 13,000 tickets have been handed out ahead of the event. Trump’s campaign event will be held at the XFinity arena on Tuesday night and is billed as one of the last ones Trump will do in the Northwest. A lackluster showing of anti-Trump protesters ...

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