Rubio to introduce legislation to keep Supreme Court at 9 seats
Via: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 6 Comments • 1 Like • 12 minutes ago
“"To prevent the delegitimizing of the Supreme Court, I will introduce a constitutional amendment to keep the number of seats at nine,"”
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) said Wednesday he plans to introduce a constitutional amendment to limit the Supreme Court to nine justices after some Democrats have floated expanding the number of seats on the high court. "To prevent the delegitimizing of the Supreme Court, I will...
The Poetic License of the movie "Vice"
By: Vic Eldred • EVERYONE LOVES MOVIES - CLASSIC TO CURRENT • 1 Comments • 1 Like • yesterday
This is for those who have seen the movie. After seeing this movie, I have to question how much liberty we may permit someone to take with a living historical figure. One which the creators of the movie oppose on ideological grounds. The director (and inspirational force) of this movie was Adam...
Ted Koppel says the media is anti-Trump
By: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 63 Comments • 3 Likes • 14 hours ago • LOCKED
“"We are not talking about the Washington Post of 50 years ago. We're talking about organizations that I believe have, in fact, decided as...”
The msm has finally been called out for what it has become. The criticism comes from none other than Ted Koppel, who put it this way:"I'm terribly concerned that when you talk about the New York Timesthese days, when you talk about the Washington Post these days, we're not talking about the New...
Supreme Court upholds federal power to detain and deport immigrants for long-past crimes
Via: Vic Eldred • We the People • 7 Comments • 2 Likes • yesterday
“The Supreme Court's decision Tuesday is the third in the last two years that strengthens Trump’s authority under immigration laws. ”
A divided Supreme Court on Tuesday bolstered the Trump administration’s power to arrest and indefinitely jail legal immigrants who committed past crimes that could trigger deportation, including those who completed their sentences years ago or were convicted of minor drug offenses.The...
In bid to lower debt load, White House proposes student-loan limits
Via: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 17 Comments • 1 Like • 2 days ago • LOCKED
“This debt crisis is entirely of President Obama's making. In 2010, Obama signed a law federalizing the student loan program, claiming that the...”
The Trump administration on Monday proposed new limits on federal student loans taken out by parents and graduate students as part of a broader proposal to curb the cost of college. White House officials included the plan in a list of suggested changes to the Higher Education Act, a sweeping...
Ilhan Omar Doesn’t Represent American Muslims, She Represents Islamists
Via: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 41 Comments • 2 Likes • 2 days ago • LOCKED
“Criticism of Ilhan Omar’s actions is not an attack on her faith, Somalis, or her skin color. It’s an attack on her actions, while asking if America...”
When the newly elected Rep. Ilhan Omar kicked off her acceptance speech with “As-Salaam-Alaikum,” I felt a space of belonging. There was a feeling that American Muslims had arrived—but what arrived with them, and which version of Islam was going to be represented through her and fellow Muslim...
Did Christopher Steele really say he got info for the dossier from a CNN iReport?
By: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 16 Comments • 2 Likes • 5 days ago • LOCKED
“Except “iReports” are posted by the public & not vetted, fact checked or screened before posting”
Ready for another hit to the infamous Steele Dossier?It has been revealed that Steele was asked how he verified information about DNC hacking.It gets better!and better!Many thanks to the masked man known as "Undercover Huber."Beyond dispute (other than progressives invested in giving credence to...
Supreme Court expands scope of census citizenship question case
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 16 Comments • 2 Likes • 5 days ago • LOCKED
“The administration argues that the Justice Department wants responses to the question to better enforce Voting Rights Act provisions that protect...”
March 15, 2019, 5:23 PM EDT By Dartunorro Clark The U.S. Supreme Court announced Friday that it is expanding the scope of the case against the Trump administration's decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, agreeing to decide whether the move violated the Constitution. The...
Lucky penny that saved WWII soldier's life when it deflected a bullet aimed at his chest is discovered more than 100 years later
Via: Vic Eldred • Other • 2 Comments • 3 Likes • 6 days ago • LOCKED
“'It's strange to think that, but for that penny, his children would not have been born and I wouldn't be here.'”
A lucky penny that saved a First World War soldier's life when it deflected a bullet from inside his breast pocket has been discovered more than 100 years later. Private John Trickett kept the coin in his breast pocket as a poignant reminder of home while he served on the Western Front. It...
The Second Coming
By: Vic Eldred • Op/Ed • 64 Comments • 1 Like • 5 days ago • LOCKED
““Amy and I are happy to share with you that I am running to serve you as the next president of the United States of America”
Beto O'Rourke (AKA Beta Dork) is now in the race for President. The man who tried to topple Senator Ted Cruz, spending nearly $80 Million in the process, will now join a crowded field in the Democratic primaries, becoming the 15th democrat to run for President. It is good news for Republican...