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Beto Seeks A Boost After Disappointing Iowa Visit

Beto may move a whole lot quicker than some of his democratic rivals, but that speed is not equating to support in Iowa.

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Over on the left side of the aisle, 2020 hopefuls are hatching quicker than mosquitos here in the deep south during this springtime warm spell.

As of this moment there are at least 18 democrats officially entered into the race for the White House; a number that does not include near-certain candidate Joe Biden, or on-again, off-again possibility Hillary Clinton. Among this gaggle of progressives, we have already witnessed a number of poorly worded gaffes and outright nonsense, including the bizarre choice by Kamala Harris to lie about being a fan of hip-hop music…during Black History Month.

Beto O’Rourke has been one of the standouts of the field, at least so far, after losing to Ted Cruz in a Texas Senate race where O’Rourke cultivated a “cool guy” persona with a number of skateboarding stunts.

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Now, however, as Beto continues down the well won path of partisan politics, he’s beginning to learn a few hard lessons about how far “hip” gets you.

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Between the prom proposal from a young admirer, the long lines for photographs and the conservative tracker recording his every word, Beto O’Rourke had all the hallmarks of a top-tier candidate during his latest swing through Iowa.

Yet by the time he left the state on Sunday, it was also clear that the euphoria that greeted O’Rourke’s entry into the race three weeks earlier has started to subside. The inevitable slog of competing in a packed Democratic primary is underway, and O’Rourke has not yet drawn the wave of national adulation from the left that his Senate run against Ted Cruz last year received.

“He’s going to have to do the work,” said Scott Brennan, an Iowa Democratic National Committee member and a former state party chairman. “And it isn’t all breathless, 300-person crowds.”

Beto’s rampant sprinting across the state, complete with his signature “stand on the counters” maneuver has failed to garner to the steady, traditional campaigning of democratic socialist Bernie Sanders, who is meandering his way well ahead of the democratic pack at this early point in the race.

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Trump Supporters Are Racists & ‘White Supremacists,’ Says Democrat Senator (Video)

What a silly thing to say!

John Salvatore

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Not enough people come out and say what needs to be said: Democrats are actively trying to kill the United States of America – period. There’s no two ways around it. Hawaii Senator Mazie Hirono is one of the more obnoxious members of Congress, and possibly just as ignorant as Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib, and AOC. On Monday, Hirono made a vile comment about Trump supporters. And she likely won’t face any push back, whatsoever. VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LHG_u-p15CQ&feature=emb_title Even when Congressional liberals let it slip that impeaching President Trump is all about preventing him from winning re-election, the media doesn’t care. Is that an issue? Sure. But at the end of the day, the public isn’t stupid. They can see that Dems have cheapened the impeachment process for political gain – and it should come back to bite them sooner rather than later. Check out Hawaii Senator Mazie Hirono (D). She made it clear that there is “tremendous fear” Trump will win in November if he’s not kicked out of office before then. WATCH: https://twitter.com/RNCResearch/status/1221171971569963009?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1221171971569963009&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Ftwitchy.com%2Fdougp-3137%2F2020%2F01%2F25%2Flet-the-cat-out-of-the-bag-again-sen-mazie-hirono-admits-true-motivation-behind-dem-impeachment-push%2F Reactions: https://twitter.com/kgbman/status/1221176776837103616?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1221176776837103616&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Ftwitchy.com%2Fdougp-3137%2F2020%2F01%2F25%2Flet-the-cat-out-of-the-bag-again-sen-mazie-hirono-admits-true-motivation-behind-dem-impeachment-push%2F https://twitter.com/LizRNC/status/1221177364794814464?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1221177364794814464&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Ftwitchy.com%2Fdougp-3137%2F2020%2F01%2F25%2Flet-the-cat-out-of-the-bag-again-sen-mazie-hirono-admits-true-motivation-behind-dem-impeachment-push%2F Check out Mazie ‘s thoughts on the Trump administration, circa Summer 2019… From Daily Wire: Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI) claimed on Wednesday that members of White House under President Donald Trump’s administration brainstorm daily on new ways to harm illegal immigrants. Hirono said, “I think that the Trump Administration people sit around every single day thinking of new ways to be cruel to these migrants. That’s what they do and tomorrow they will probably come up with something else.” She added, “These families should not be detained and that’s the bottom line, and so we’re now contemplating thousands and thousands of migrant families being detained, doing irreparable harm to little children. When I was in Dilley, we can’t forget seeing in one of…

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NBA Store Refusing to Let People Make Customizable Jerseys That Read ‘FreeHongKong’

‘Defund Police’ is okay, though…

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The NBA is heavily dependent on China. The communist nation has as many basketball fans as the United States has people. And if it don’t make dollars, it don’t make sense. But at what cost? From Daily Wire: The National Basketball Association’s online store blocked people from being able to order customizable jerseys that featured “FreeHongKong” as the name on the back of the Jersey. Sports commentator Clay Travis posted a video to Twitter that showed the NBA blocking the jersey when the name entered was “FreeHongKong” but not when the name was “FreeHongKonu” thus showing that it had nothing to do with the number of characters on the jersey. WATCH: https://twitter.com/ClayTravis/status/1282731020647895043?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1282731020647895043%7Ctwgr%5E&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.dailywire.com%2Fnews%2Fwatch-nba-blocks-people-from-being-able-to-order-freehongkong-customizable-jerseys https://twitter.com/dhookstead/status/1282769612191551488?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1282769612191551488%7Ctwgr%5E&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.dailywire.com%2Fnews%2Fwatch-nba-blocks-people-from-being-able-to-order-freehongkong-customizable-jerseys https://twitter.com/ClayTravis/status/1282731020647895043?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1282731020647895043%7Ctwgr%5E&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.dailywire.com%2Fnews%2Fwatch-nba-blocks-people-from-being-able-to-order-freehongkong-customizable-jerseys However, here are some slogans that are just A-OKAY… -F—K HONG KONG -DEFUND POLICE -ABOLISH COPS -BEWARE OF JEWS -SNEAKY JEWS -BAN GYPSIES -XI FOR LIFE -CANCEL ISRAEL -NINE 11 HOAX -END TAIWAN -ENSLAVE TIBET -TRUMP HAS AIDS -PENCE IS GAY -UYGHURS LIE Just swell, huh?

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