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Michigan Judge Order State Recount to Start Today

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US District Judge Mark Goldsmith ruled that a recount of presidential election votes must begin by noon on Monday. The judge ruled that Michigan’s statutory two business day waiting period could jeopardize the possibility of the recount concluding by the safe-harbor day on December 13th which could prevent Michigan’s electors from being able to vote on the 19th. “Plaintiffs here have ...

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Clinton Team: Trump won because White Supremacists .. or something

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The Clinton campaign manager used a historically cordial forum to level accusations at the Trump team that they only won because they ran a campaign that gave a platform to white supremacists and the “alt-right.” Last night, the two campaign teams attended the Campaign Postmortem held every four years at Harvard’s Kennedy School which, in the past, has always been ...

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Donald Trump to Kick-Off ‘Thank You’ Tour in Ohio on Thursday

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President-elect Donald Trump announced on Wednesday morning that he will be kicking off his “USA Thank You Tour” in Ohio on Thursday night. The event will be held at the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati at 7:00pm and is expected to follow the same rally-style format he became known for during the 2016 Presidential election. Donald Trump and Mike Pence ...

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Is the Stein/Clinton Recount Campaign a Scam?

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Millions of dollars were raised by failed Green Party candidate Jill Stein in just a few days to hopefully force a manual recount in Wisconsin, Michigan, and Pennsylvania – is it a fund-raising scam disguised as a recount? Stein filed a recount demand in Wisconsin on Friday and tomorrow state officials will meet to discuss the timeline for the effort. ...

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A Prayer for America

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Most Merciful Heavenly Father, I come to you now in humble recognition of your greatness, your power, your love for us, and your desire to protect us from satan and those working for him in this world.  I also recognize that this nation as an entity and many who claim to be followers of Your Son, Jesus, have turned away ...

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CNN’s hosts and panelists are robots .. or something

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The same network that leaked questions to Hillary Clinton and is representative of a media ecosystem that allowed Hillary’s team to edit articles before publication gets taken to task by … SNL? Oh… why not. “Saturday Night Live” parodied CNN’s coverage of Donald Trump by portraying anchor Anderson Cooper and his political panelists as robots. While not likely true, it ...

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Donald J. Trump Cabinet

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*This post will be updated as the President-elect’s office releases their proposed nominees* The Cabinet’s role is to advise the President on any subject he may require relating to the duties of each member’s respective office. Each department then is also tasked with carrying out the President’s strategy within their department’s area of responsibility. The Cabinet includes the Vice President ...

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Industry giants changing foreign manufacturing plans due to Trump

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Donald Trump said he would work every day to bring manufacturing jobs back to the United States and two major makers have reportedly decided to do so even before the president-elect takes office. First, Trump met with Ford chairman Bill Ford and Mr. Ford reportedly told the president-elect that his company would not be relocating their Kentucky plant to Mexico. ...

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Republicans back Pelosi in return to house .. kinda

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House Republicans are having a bit of fun at the expense of Nancy Pelosi by “backing” her for another term as the Democratic parties queen for the next two years. The National Republican Congressional Committee released a statement offering its full support behind Pelosi’s bid to direct the Democratic party’s House membership for another two years: With Nancy Pelosi facing ...

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Trump Requires Cabinet to Sign No-Lobbying Agreement

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During his campaign for President, Donald Trump said he would limit the ability of administration officials to lobby the government and according to a Roll Call article, it would appear that he is putting that into practice. Anyone who is appointed to Donald Trump’s administration will be banned from becoming a paid lobbyist for five years after leaving the White House, his ...

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Media: Trump Administration in Disarray Leaving Government in Limbo

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The New York Times  stated that the Trump transition is “in disarray” while Politico reported that the incoming administration has left the entirety of the government “in limbo” because Donald hasn’t filed some paperwork. President-elect Donald J. Trump’s transition was in disarray on Tuesday, marked by firings, infighting and revelations that American allies were blindly dialing in to Trump Tower to ...

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