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Desparate Klobuchar Conjures John McCain and Dictators for Attention

It must be getting pretty hard to stand out in the massive 2020 democratic field.

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Now that the democrats have populated their 2020 field with two dozen candidates for president, the silly and salacious behavior is set to begin.

Standing out in such an enormous gaggle of progressive is going to prove difficult for the democrats, especially now that Joe Biden’s eventual announcement has seemingly sucked all of the air out of the room.  The former Vice President is currently sitting well above the rest of his field, besting his nearest competitor Bernie Sanders by double digits in recent polls.

So now the left will turn ever more vitriolic and bombastic in order to seek attention.

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Amy Klobuchar has already gone this route, allegedly quoting the late John McCain at a recent campaign stop.

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In her remarks before supporters in Iowa, Klobuchar recounted how she sat beside McCain and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) during President Trump’s inaugural address

“I sat on that stage between Bernie and John McCain, and John McCain kept reciting to me names of dictators during that speech because he knew more than any of us what we were facing as a nation,” said the White House hopeful, the Huffington Post reported on Saturday. “He understood it. He knew because he knew this man more than any of us did.”

McCain’s daughter Meghan, who is currently working as a television host for The View, fired back at Klobuchar via Twitter.

McCain, although a republican, had butted heads with President Trump on several occasions, quite publicly.  This fact seems to have given the democrats a reason to praise and revere the late Senator and veteran, much to the dismay of those who knew him best.

 

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Battered Woman In Jail For Not Having Concealed-Carry Permit After Shooting Father Of Children Who Attacked Her

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Impeachment Articles Against President Trump Approved By House Judiciary Committee

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In a pair of party-line votes, the House Judiciary Committee approved two articles of impeachment against President Trump Friday morning. TheBlaze has more information on how things went down: One article of impeachment is for alleged abuse of power in his administration’s interactions with Ukraine earlier this year, the other is for obstruction of Congress during the House’s subsequent investigation into the Ukraine controversy. Both were introduced by House Democrats earlier this week. The committee voted on each article of impeachment separately, passing each by a party-line vote of 23 to 17, with Democrats in favor and Republicans opposed. Friday morning’s vote came after two days of heated committee deliberations over the articles, during which Republicans offered multiple amendments to the language, none of which were adopted. On Thursday evening, committee chairman Jerry Nadler decided to stop the proceedings and move them to the next morning, stating that he wanted to give legislatures time “to think about what has happened over these last two days and to search their consciences before we cast our final votes.” Republican Doug Collins slammed the decision, referring to it as a “bush-league stunt,’ saying he and his colleagues were not consulted on the changes that were made. Nadler made a few quick remarks after the vote, saying “today is a solemn and sad day,” and that “the House will act expeditiously” on the matter of impeachment. https://twitter.com/ABCPolitics/status/1205513763991900161

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