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GAME ON: Tlaib to Introduce Impeachment Resolution, & Ocasio-Cortez Is EAGER to Sign

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John Salvatore

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Thursday was a bad one for Democrats. Their deepest fears were confirmed.

Conservatives had known from the jump that Trump’s 2016 team never colluded with Russia to defeat Hillary Clinton, but the left continued to harp away despite never finding a single concrete fact.

When Attorney General Bill Barr took to the podium to let the nation know exactly what Special Counsel Robert Mueller “found,” the MSM went ballistic.

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Heck, freshman Democrat Rep. Rashida Tlaib (MI) even moved to introduced articles of impeachment.

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On what grounds? None, really.

And yet, fellow rookie lawmaker Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY) is eager to sign Tlaib’s resolution.

She tweeted:

Mueller’s report is clear in pointing to Congress’ responsibility in investigating obstruction of justice by the President.

It is our job as outlined in Article 1, Sec 2, Clause 5 of the US Constitution.

As such, I’ll be signing onto @RashidaTlaib’s impeachment resolution.

The Daily Wire‘s Ben Shapiro had eight takeaways from AG Barr’s Thursday presser.

Here are two of them…

1. The Trump-Russia Collusion Claims Were Farcically Overblown. While there were certainly members of the Trump team who acted suspiciously – including Trump, who continued to lie to the American public that no work was occurring on the Trump Tower Moscow deal during the 2016 campaign – the claims that Trump was a nefarious Russian agent were comically exaggerated. The Mueller report itself makes this clear:

Although the investigation established that the Russian government perceived it would benefit from a Trump presidency and worked to secure that outcome, and that the Campaign expected it would benefit electorally from information stolen and released through Russian efforts, the investigation did not establish that members of the Trump Campaign conspired or coordinated with the Russian government in its election interference activities.

2. The Original Suspicions Regarding The Trump Team May Not Have Been Unreasonable. One of the popular talking points these days concerning the Trump-Russia collusion investigation is that it was initiated in bad faith by an Obama intelligence apparatus concerned with taking down candidate Trump. That may be true. But there was plenty of smoke in the early days of the investigation: George Papadopoulos meeting with Joseph Mifsud, a suspected Russian asset, who allegedly bragged that he had access to Hillary Clinton’s emails; Roger Stone bringing Wikileaks promises to the attention of the Trump campaign; Trump’s dishonesty regarding the continuation of Trump Tower Moscow negotiations; the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting; Carter Page’s coordination with Russian fronts while working for the Trump campaign (Page, for example, emailed several campaign officials in July 2016 stating that he had “some incredible insights and outreach…from a few Russian legislators and senior members of the Presidential Administration here); Paul Manafort’s involvement in the campaign while simultaneously doing the dirty work of Ukrainian oligarchs.

After her win in November 2018, Rashida celebrated with the Palestinian flag on her back.

She noted, “A lot of my strength comes from being Palestinian.”

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Report Shows Joe Biden Paid Women Far Less Than Men During His 35 Years In the Senate

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There are many reasons to not vote for former Vice President Joe Biden. Too many to list here. But as long as Donald Trump is out of office, liberals wouldn’t care if Joe or a trained monkey worked out of the Oval Office. Biden claims that he’s a liberal but his actions over the years tell a different story. He’s not really anything other than ignorant. This report about the 2020 Democrat frontrunner paying women less than men for three and a half decades while a senator from Delaware should have the left in a tizzy. But it won’t. From Free Beacon: Women working for former vice president Joe Biden were paid less than their male counterparts during the entirety of Biden’s 35 years in the U.S. Senate, according to a Washington Free Beacon analysis. When Biden joined the Senate in 1973, the average pay for a full-time female staffer in his office was $5,029, about 68 percent of the $7,383 average paid to men during that span, according to the secretary of the Senate’s first spending report for the 93rd Congress. A Free Beacon analysis of spending reports covering Biden’s full Senate tenure found that he never achieved gender pay equity. Over the course of Biden’s time in the Senate, women on average earned just 67 cents for each dollar earned by men. Check out the chart: The Free Beacon conducted its analysis using salary disbursements disclosed in the biannual report of the secretary of the Senate. As with previous Free Beacon gender pay gap investigations, only staffers employed for the entirety of any of the six-month pay periods analyzed were included in the calculations. Biden said he’d cure cancer if elected president in 2020. No joke. As if that weren’t bad enough, Biden is now claiming the Obama…

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Cruz On Obama’s FBI Targeting Trump: ‘This Was Beavis & Butthead,’ Not ‘Jason Bourne’

Ted Cruz for the win?

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Texas Senator Ted Cruz (R) has forgotten more about politics and American history than most people will ever know. Red, white, and blue runs through his veins. Never one to censure himself, Cruz unloaded on Inspector General Michael Horowitz and taught him a thing or two in the process. It was brilliant. From Daily Wire: On Wednesday, speaking at Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz’s hearing, Senator Ted Cruz attacked the Obama administration for its supposed ignorance of the actions of the FBI and DOJ that targeted the 2016 Trump campaign, snapping, “This wasn’t Jason Bourne. This was Beavis and Butt-Head.” WATCH: Ted Cruz: This wasn’t Jason Bourne, this was Beavis and Butthead🔥 https://twitter.com/PolishPatriotTM/status/1204839761921421312?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1204839761921421312&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.thegatewaypundit.com%2F2019%2F12%2Fcruz-this-wasnt-jason-bourne-this-was-beavis-and-butthead%2F WATCH: THE FIX WAS IN… FBI official allegedly altered document that was basis for FISA warrant on surveillance of the 2016 Trump campaign. https://twitter.com/CaliforniaPanda/status/1197665317675294722?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1197665317675294722&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.dailywire.com%2Fnews%2Fbreaking-fbi-official-under-criminal-investigation-for-altering-document-used-to-start-probe-into-trump-campaign Reactions: And CNN puts it in paragraph 2 – bc this is the most important thing – that Trump will accuse the FBI of wrongdoing in this investigation. Well, yeah! https://twitter.com/AshleeLee4848/status/1197665554955419650?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1197665554955419650&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Ftwitchy.com%2Fbrettt-3136%2F2019%2F11%2F21%2Freport-fbi-official-who-allegedly-altered-document-related-to-2016-russia-probe-under-investigation%2F Well would you look at that. Suddenly people in our MSM want to do their jobs before that report comes out Dec 9th… https://twitter.com/guntotingteabag/status/1197667744344399873?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1197667744344399873&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Ftwitchy.com%2Fbrettt-3136%2F2019%2F11%2F21%2Freport-fbi-official-who-allegedly-altered-document-related-to-2016-russia-probe-under-investigation%2F The Republicans have been talking about this for 3 years. #JusticeIsComing https://twitter.com/JIMBAUR/status/1197665823562719232?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1197665823562719232&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Ftwitchy.com%2Fbrettt-3136%2F2019%2F11%2F21%2Freport-fbi-official-who-allegedly-altered-document-related-to-2016-russia-probe-under-investigation%2F The FBI also altered Flynn’s 302. William Barr is going to drop the hammer and nobody will be left to cover for each other 🇺🇸 https://twitter.com/shelby60235316/status/1197666898005020672?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1197666898005020672&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Ftwitchy.com%2Fbrettt-3136%2F2019%2F11%2F21%2Freport-fbi-official-who-allegedly-altered-document-related-to-2016-russia-probe-under-investigation%2F If the Democrats and a handful of intelligence community personnel escape accountability for this, it’s over for the country. The deep state can reverse engineer phony crimes to topple sitting administrations. This has to be devastating with indictments, arrests and prison time. https://twitter.com/ScottC07691268/status/1197666036671303681?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1197666036671303681&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Ftwitchy.com%2Fbrettt-3136%2F2019%2F11%2F21%2Freport-fbi-official-who-allegedly-altered-document-related-to-2016-russia-probe-under-investigation%2F @SaraCarterDC has been covering this for 3 yrs now! Nonetheless, it’s typical CNN would try to get ahead of the damning report about to drop by…

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