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Sasha and Malia Obama’s Tennis Instructor Caught Up in College Admissions Scandal

Huffman and Loughlin weren’t the only big names involved in this heinous scandal.

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A former Georgetown University tennis coach who once taught the Obama family was one of the school officials ensnared in this week’s college admissions scandal, a report says.

Gordon Ernst, former head tennis coach at Georgetown, was one of the school officials charged in connection with the Department of Justice investigation known as “Operation Varsity Blue,” according to the Daily Mail.

Ernst, who has also been a tennis trainer for the Obama family, is alleged to have taken $2.7 million in bribes to falsely identify about a dozen students as recruits for the Georgetown tennis team in order to help the students get into the school.

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Despite his designation, investigators say that the students Ernst identified as tennis players never played the sport while attending the school.

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“The money came from charitable accounts set up by the accused mastermind of the scheme, William Rick Singer, who founded the college consulting business Edge College & Career Network, also known as The Key, in Newport Beach, California,” the Mail reported.

The tennis master worked for Georgetown for 12 years ending his employment last year when he left the DC-based school to become the women’s tennis coach at the University of Rhode Island. He also gave private lessons to Michelle Obama and her daughters.

Ernst was indicted Tuesday on a charge with conspiracy to commit racketeering. Eight other college coaches were also caught up in the investigation.

The indictments were made public in explosive reports on Tuesday. Two of those arrested were Hollywood actors Felicity Huffman and Lori Laughlin.

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Big Court Win Involving Ballot Evidence Could Potentially Swing Nevada to Trump (Details)

YUGE!

John Salvatore

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The Trump team (and America, in general) scored a big win on Wednesday. Ultimately, Nevada could potentially swing back toward President Trump if all goes according to plan. Now, the lawyers just have to provide the evidence. Here’s the deal, via Washington Examiner: In its first court victory, a Nevada judge has agreed to let the Trump campaign present its evidence that fraud and illegalities plagued the state’s election, enough to reverse Joe Biden’s win and set an example for other state challenges. According to Trump officials, the judge set a Dec. 3 hearing date and is allowing 15 depositions. What’s more, the campaign plans to present its evidence that could result in the rejection of tens of thousands of mail-in ballots in Democratic Clark County where Biden ballots outnumbered Trump ballots by 91,000 in unofficial results. LOOK: https://twitter.com/MarkMeadows/status/1331427949342568448?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1331427949342568448%7Ctwgr%5E%7Ctwcon%5Es1_&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.washingtonexaminer.com%2Fwashington-secrets%2Fhuge-court-win-lets-trump-present-ballot-evidence-could-overturn-nevada-result WATCH: https://twitter.com/mschlapp/status/1331435086936494081?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1331435086936494081%7Ctwgr%5E%7Ctwcon%5Es1_&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.washingtonexaminer.com%2Fwashington-secrets%2Fhuge-court-win-lets-trump-present-ballot-evidence-could-overturn-nevada-result Stay tuned for more on Nevada in the near future!

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Democrat Denver Mayor Leaving Town for Thanksgiving, But Told Residents to Stay Put

They keep getting caught!

John Salvatore

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Pelosi. Newsom. Phil Murphy. All have been caught doing things during the pandemic that they’ve cautioned the public against doing. That would be called hypocrisy – do as I say, not as I do. Now, another far-left radical has been busted in the act. It’s as if these libs think they won’t get caught. From The Daily Wire: Denver Mayor Michael Hancock (D) apologized and asked for the public’s forgiveness on Wednesday evening after it was revealed that he was traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday despite his own Twitter account cautioning against travel “if you can” earlier in the day. LOOK: https://twitter.com/MayorHancock/status/1331624516267589634?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1331624516267589634%7Ctwgr%5E%7Ctwcon%5Es1_&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.dailywire.com%2Fnews%2Fdenver-mayor-who-discouraged-thanksgiving-travel-acknowledges-flying-asks-forgiveness-decision-borne-of-my-heart In a statement Wednesday evening, Hancock acknowledged urging “everyone to stay home and avoid unnecessary travel,” but also acknowledged that he himself was, in fact, traveling for the holidays to visit his wife and daughter in Mississippi. LOOK: https://twitter.com/MayorHancock/status/1331738311317094401 https://twitter.com/MayorHancock/status/1331738312080465922 https://twitter.com/MayorHancock/status/1331738312889966592 https://twitter.com/MayorHancock/status/1331738313699454976 https://twitter.com/MayorHancock/status/1331738314542485504

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