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Sarah Palin to Lisa Murkowski: “I Can See 2022 From My House.” Here’s What She Meant.

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As the hellish confirmation process for Brett Kavanaugh finally draws to a close, the handful of Republicans who have said they will vote “no” on whether or not to confirm him to the Supreme Court have come forward to explain their reasoning.

Republican Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) gave a lengthy explanation on why she will not be voting for Kavanaugh on the floor of the Senate last night, which can basically be summed up as such: the last-ditch effort by Democrats to paint him as not having the right “temperament” for the job because of the way he defended himself after having his family’s name dragged through the mud with awful and false allegations was enough to convince Murkowski, for some reason.

Other Republican women who were not so convinced by this narrative are sending her a warning: watch out when you’re up for re-election.

The most famous Alaska Republican, Sarah Palin, offered her warning in the form of a humorous spin on a quote attributed to her from the 2008 election (which is really from an SNL sketch), The Washington Examiner reports:

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Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin sent a warning Friday to Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, that she could face challengers in a primary race when she is up for re-election in 2022, a comment made after Murkowski was the only Republican to vote against advancing the Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh.

“Hey @LisaMurkowski – I can see 2022 from my house…” Palin tweeted, a reference to a “Saturday Night Live” skit where Tina Fey impersonated Palin and said, “I can see Russia from my house.”

Palin’s warning was joined by Fox host Laura Ingraham:

“I like Alaska…a lot. Maybe it’s time to run for Senate after all,” Ingraham tweeted Friday morning. “@lisamurkowski has abandoned all principles of due process and fairness. Disgraceful. “#ConfirmKavanaugh.”

“I like Alaska…a lot. Maybe it’s time to run for Senate after all,” Ingraham tweeted Friday morning. “@lisamurkowski has abandoned all principles of due process and fairness. Disgraceful. “#ConfirmKavanaugh.”

Murkowski has little reason to vote against Kavanaugh, and these women are likely correct that it won’t reflect well on her when she’s up for re-election.

The Democrats have clearly attempted a carefully crafted character assassination against Kavanaugh for political reasons, but their cards are showing now that it’s failed. To bend to their influence is a mistake for any Republican.

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MARK MEADOWS: Trump Tested Positive for COVID Ahead of Debate with Biden

A negative test soon followed.

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Then-President Trump’s bout with COVID-19 was one of the more harrowing moments of his time in the Oval Office, and a new memoir by Mark Meadows has added a new twist to the tale.

The entire episode had the nation on the edge of its seat, concerned that the sitting President, (a septuagenarian considered to be “high risk”), may fall quite ill from the virus.  Of course, being the leader of the free world has its benefits, and Donald Trump received state-of-the-art care during his brief stint in the hospital – even going so far as to take a lap around the medical center to wave to his supporters.

But now, The Don’s former chief of staff has revealed that the former Commander in Chief actually tested positive for the virus before a debate with Joe Biden – with a negative result to follow.

Donald Trump tested positive for Covid-19 three days before his first debate against Joe Biden, the former president’s fourth and last chief of staff has revealed in a new book.

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Mark Meadows also writes that though he knew each candidate was required “to test negative for the virus within seventy two hours of the start time … Nothing was going to stop [Trump] from going out there.”

Trump, Meadows says in the book, returned a negative result from a different test shortly after the positive.

Nonetheless, the stunning revelation of an unreported positive test follows a year of speculation about whether Trump, then 74 years old, had the potentially deadly virus when he faced Biden, 77, in Cleveland on 29 September – and what danger that might have presented.

Trump openly lauded the work of his doctors, as well as a therapeutic treatment from Regeneron, as the reason for his speedy recovery.

Then-President Trump’s bout with COVID-19 was one of the more harrowing moments of his time in the Oval Office, and a new memoir by Mark Meadows has added a new twist to the tale. The entire episode had the nation on the edge of its seat, concerned that the sitting President, (a septuagenarian considered to be “high risk”), may fall quite ill from the virus.  Of course, being the leader of the free world has its benefits, and Donald Trump received state-of-the-art care during his brief stint in the hospital – even going so far as to take a lap around the medical center to wave to his supporters. But now, The Don’s former chief of staff has revealed that the former Commander in Chief actually tested positive for the virus before a debate with Joe Biden – with a negative result to follow. Donald Trump tested positive for Covid-19 three days before his first debate against Joe Biden, the former president’s fourth and last chief of staff has revealed in a new book. Mark Meadows also writes that though he knew each candidate was required “to test negative for the virus within seventy two hours of the start time … Nothing was going to stop [Trump] from going out there.” Trump, Meadows says in the book, returned a negative result from a different test shortly after the positive. Nonetheless, the stunning revelation of an unreported positive test follows a year of speculation about whether Trump, then 74 years old, had the potentially deadly virus when he faced Biden, 77, in Cleveland on 29 September – and what danger that might have presented. Trump openly lauded the work of his doctors, as well as a therapeutic treatment from Regeneron, as the reason for his speedy recovery.

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FedEx Driver Under Investigation After Dumping Hundreds of Packages into Ravine

As if the rest of the supply chain wasn’t already damaged enough.

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As the holiday season approaches, the strain on our network of mail couriers continues to ramp up, and the stress appears to have been too much for at least one delivery driver.

For many, the headaches have already begun:  Missing packages, erroneous deliveries, and unbelievable delays.  But for hundreds of folks in Alabama, something even worse has occurred.

Authorities investigating the discovery of hundreds of FedEx packages in an Alabama ravine have questioned the driver they think is responsible — and believe the driver dumped packages there at least six times, a sheriff said Tuesday.

The investigation began November 24, when sheriff’s deputies in northern Alabama’s Blount County found 300 to 400 packages in a ravine on private property, the county sheriff’s department said.

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FedEx warned that the situation could take some time to sort out.

“This will not be an easy or fast case to close. … I am asking for patience from our citizens as our investigators work through this case,” Moon’s post reads. FedEx sent workers and trucks to the ravine last week to begin recovering and distributing the packages. The property is about 40 miles outside Birmingham.
The questioned driver “is no longer providing service on behalf of FedEx Ground,” FedEx said Tuesday in a prepared statement.
No charges have yet been filed in the case, and the suspected driver has not been arrested.

As the holiday season approaches, the strain on our network of mail couriers continues to ramp up, and the stress appears to have been too much for at least one delivery driver. For many, the headaches have already begun:  Missing packages, erroneous deliveries, and unbelievable delays.  But for hundreds of folks in Alabama, something even worse has occurred. Authorities investigating the discovery of hundreds of FedEx packages in an Alabama ravine have questioned the driver they think is responsible — and believe the driver dumped packages there at least six times, a sheriff said Tuesday. The investigation began November 24, when sheriff’s deputies in northern Alabama’s Blount County found 300 to 400 packages in a ravine on private property, the county sheriff’s department said. FedEx warned that the situation could take some time to sort out. “This will not be an easy or fast case to close. … I am asking for patience from our citizens as our investigators work through this case,” Moon’s post reads. FedEx sent workers and trucks to the ravine last week to begin recovering and distributing the packages. The property is about 40 miles outside Birmingham. The questioned driver “is no longer providing service on behalf of FedEx Ground,” FedEx said Tuesday in a prepared statement. No charges have yet been filed in the case, and the suspected driver has not been arrested.

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