The Supreme Court Should Take Up NR v. Mann, and Vindicate Free Speech
Via: Vic Eldred • We the People • 1 Comments • 1 Like • 41 minutes ago
“A quick refresher is in order: Michael Mann sued National Review for libel over a 270-word blog post that was critical of his now-infamous “hockey...”
In 2012, Barack Obama was still president, indeed had four years left in his presidency. “Gangnam Style” was a world-beating music video. Game of Thrones had just gotten started. And, oh yeah, the climate scientist Michael Mann sued National Review over a blog post. Seven years later, this case...
Florida Legislature passes GOP ban on sanctuary-city policies; DeSantis expected to sign into law
Via: Vic Eldred • We the People • 26 Comments • 4 Likes • 58 minutes ago
“The bill passed the House on a 68-45 vote with Democrats opposed, shortly after it cleared the Senate by a 22-18 mostly party-line vote, as the...”
The Florida Legislature passed a high-profile Republican bill on Thursday banning sanctuary policies that protect undocumented immigrants and requiring law enforcement officials to cooperate with federal immigration authorities. The bill passed the House on a 68-45 vote with Democrats...
Trump gives AG Barr authority to declassify documents related to 2016 campaign surveillance
Via: Vic Eldred • We the People • 17 Comments • 4 Likes • 53 minutes ago
“There is now a concrete storyline backed by irrefutable evidence: The FBI allowed itself to take political opposition research created by one party...”
President Trump on Thursday night issued a memo giving Attorney General William Barr the authority to declassify any documents related to surveillance of the Trump campaign in 2016. "Today, at the request and recommendation of the Attorney General of the United States, President Donald J. Trump...
Farmers Get Relief
By: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 41 Comments • 2 Likes • 12 hours ago • LOCKED
“"China said we are gonna attack the American farmer"”
President Trump has just announced that He will be giving $16 billion in aid to American farmers due to hardships incurred by the trade war with China.You may ask where this money is coming from? It's coming from the billions rolling into the US Treasury via tariffs on Chinese imports. This...
Trump has made America less racist
Via: Vic Eldred • We the People • 32 Comments • 2 Likes • 18 hours ago • LOCKED
“Yet the study found exactly the opposite. Americans, claim Hopkins and Washington, have actually become less inclined to express racist opinions...”
The election of Donald Trump has, of course, unleashed the latent racist which lurks within millions of Americans. We know this because enlightened opinion keeps telling us so. The New Yorker, for example, ran a piece in November 2016 declaring ‘Hate on rise since Trump’s election’, and quoting...
How Times Have Changed / The GOP and Immigration
By: Vic Eldred • We the People • 8 Comments • 2 Likes • 23 hours ago • LOCKED
“"We are proposing an immigration plan that puts the jobs, wages and safety of American workers first," President Trump said. "Our proposal is...”
Last week President Trump announced his plan to overhaul the nation's immigration crisis. The plan calls for legal immigration based on merit rather than people coming based on having a relative with citizenship. The plan also provides for the building of more walls and modernizing ports of entry...
Both Democratic Frontrunners Voted For The Religious Freedom Restoration Act In 1993. Do They Still Support It?
Via: Vic Eldred • We the People • 158 Comments • 1 Like • 2 days ago • LOCKED
“First, it establishes that if the government is going to compel a person to violate his religious beliefs, it must have a reasonable interest in...”
The 1993 Religious Freedom Restoration Act is one of the more interesting federal laws of the past few decades. What makes it so is the shifting nature of its political implications. When it was almost unanimously passed by Congress and signed into law by President Bill Clinton, it was viewed...
Lynch contradicted Comey
By: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 119 Comments • 2 Likes • 3 days ago • LOCKED
““The attorney general had directed me not to call it an investigation, but instead to call it a matter, which confused me and concerned me"”
In June of 2017 James Comey testified, under oath, before the House Judiciary Committee. During that hearing Comey volunteered certain information regarding the former AG and her, shall I call it her independence, to preside over the Clinton investigation. Comey testified to the following: “The...
Senate Democrats Demand Obedience from UN Nominee
By: Vic Eldred • We the People • 23 Comments • 1 Like • one week ago • LOCKED
“"[W]e need assurances that, in connection with U.N. activities related to climate change, you will put our nation’s interests ahead of your...”
Such audacity!Three democratic Senators are now demanding that the president's nominee to the UN conform to progressive dogma on climate change. In a very insulting letter, three liberal Senators, Ed Markey (MA), Jeff Merkley (Ore) and the radical Sheldon Whitehouse (RI) demanded that the nominee...
Alabama governor signs restrictive abortion bill into law as ACLU vows to sue
Via: Vic Eldred • News & Politics • 127 Comments • 2 Likes • one week ago • LOCKED
“Today, I signed into law the Alabama Human Life Protection Act. To the bill’s many supporters, this legislation stands as a powerful testament to...”
Republican Gov. Kay Ivey signed the controversial Alabama abortion bill into law on Wednesday. The law will make nearly all abortions in the state illegal and make performing one a felony, punishable by up to 99 years or life in prison unless the mother’s health is at risk, with no exceptions...