“They want to do that so they pick up two automatic Democrat [seats in the Senate] — you know it’s 100 percent Democrat, basically — so why would the Republicans ever do that?” Trump said. “That’ll never happen unless we have some very, very stupid Republicans around that I don’t think you do. … [Read more...] about House passes DC statehood bill: Here’s how it would work
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The four victims were wounded when a shooter, possibly in a passing vehicle, opened fire in their direction at about 11:35 p.m. near the Raymond Bush Playground on Madison Street and Marcus Garvey Boulevard in Bedford-Stuyvesant, sources said.NYC PREPARES TO FEND OFF POTENTIAL SECOND CORONAVIRUS SURGE AS US SEES SPIKES … [Read more...] about Shots ring out at Brooklyn cookout injuring 1-year-old boy, 3 men: report
This, of course, is not true. Israel isn’t being singled out by BDS activists—it’s being singled out by the U.S. government, which gives it $3.8 billion per year in aid. That makes it qualitatively different from other human rights violators like Saudi Arabia or China. But facts matter little in this debate; American Jews are haunted by traumatic memories of persecution, and by new reminders that anti-Semitism has not disappeared. … [Read more...] about Anti-BDS Bill Isn’t About Boycotting Israel, It’s About Splitting the Democratic Party
As Demings has risen from being one of the first black, female police chiefs in a large American city to a place on the shortlist for Biden’s running mate, her background in law enforcement is seen within the campaign as a potential shield against broadsides by President Donald Trump that the former veep wants to “defund the police”—and her support for meeting the objectives of the Black Lives Matter movement from within law enforcement could make her a bridge between law enforcement and those who support criminal justice reform. … [Read more...] about Can This Potential Biden Veep Bridge the Police-BLM Gap?
“Every top Democrat currently running for this office has vilified the police and made criminals out to be victims,” said Sam Cabral, president of the International Union of Police Associations, in an endorsement last September that lauded Trump for doing more on behalf of law enforcement in two years than Obama had done in eight. “They seem to take any union’s support for granted… While his candor ruffles the feathers of the left, I find it honest and refreshing. He stands with America’s law enforcement officer and we will continue to stand with him.” … [Read more...] about Police Union Bosses to Biden: You’re Pissing Us Off