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WATCH: Dem Senator Says Each Day Without Mueller Report Is ‘Indicative of A Cover-Up’

This guy! HAHA!

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Although it has been made clear that candidate Donald Trump and his campaign did not collude with Russia in 2016, the Mueller report has still not been made public.

Some Congressional Republicans want to make it public, others don’t.

As you’d imagine, all Congressional Democrats want to make it public.

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Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) says, “Every day that goes by without the American people getting the actual report… is indicative of a cover-up.

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More on Wyden and why his capital gains proposal is bonkers…

From National Review:

If an idea is being put forward these days by a Democratic candidate for president or a freshman member of Congress, it is probably a good idea not to take it too seriously. This is not to say that there are not legitimately dangerous things being proposed by the Kamala Harrises and AOC’s of this era — tuition-free college, Medicare-for-all, fossil-fuel elimination, 70 percent tax rates, racial reparations, court-packing, ending the Electoral College, legalized infanticide — but I am not so sure that an elimination of private health insurance (Harris) or the funnier implications of the Green New Deal (AOC) are intended as legitimate policy prescriptions rather than rank base-pandering. Trying to run to the left of Bernie Sanders to get attention makes people say and do some crazy things.

But Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon is the top-ranking member of the Senate’s tax committee, not a candidate for president, and not a 29-year-old bartender-turned-Instagram-star. And his recent policy proposal to tax unrealized capital gains is just as extreme, silly, impractical, dangerous, and inane as any of the aforementioned policy whiffs floating around in the leftist hemisphere.

Sounds as though Wyden really doesn’t know what he’s doing or what he’s talking about.

And yet, he has been a member of Congress for nearly 40 years. First, Wyden served as a Congressman from 1981-1996.

He has been a Senator since ’96.

How someone like Wyden keeps getting elected is the real question.

Wild, huh?

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The current capital-gains tax works this way: When one purchases a capital asset such as a stock or a piece of investment real estate, the purchase price becomes the “cost basis,” and when it is sold, the difference between the cost basis and the sale price becomes a “capital gain.” If the asset was held over one year, its gain is taxed at a 15 to 20 percent rate (depending on the taxpayer’s overall income). Additionally, a 3.8 percent surtax exists (the Obamacare tax) for all making over $250,000. So for simplicity’s sake, we have a capital-gains tax in our country of somewhere between 15 percent and 23.8 percent whenever an asset is sold at a profit after one year. (The rate is higher if the asset is sold within one year – basically, it’s taxed at ordinary income-tax rates.)

Seems like Wyden needs to be removed from his post on the tax committee if he’s conjuring up ideas like this.

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New Survey Reveals 55 Percent Think Media Is ‘Corrupt’ And ‘Exaggerates’ News

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The mainstream media in America has become infamous for rejecting any sort of objective standard of ethics when it comes to their news coverage, opting instead to be a propaganda arm for the Democratic Party and the progressive movement as a whole. For a lot of folks, such a statement probably seems like a tinfoil hat kind of theory, a ridiculous claim that surely only exists on the fringes of our civilized, modern society. These individuals would be dead wrong. A new survey has revealed that 55 percent of those surveyed believe that the media is corrupt and that they exaggerate news stories to fit a specific agenda or talking point. Here’s more from The Washington Examiner: According to a survey done for SeniorList, a medical device firm focused on older Americans, 55% of Americans believe that the media is “corrupt.” https://twitter.com/SenMcSallyAZ/status/1218380597678288899 In addition, many, especially Republicans, believe that the media exaggerates stories while some Democrats believe reporters minimize issues, a sign that the political polarization in media has deepened. “Republicans were much more likely than Democrats to think the media overblow issues on a large scale, indicating a more conservative trend of questioning the mainstream media,” said the survey analysis, citing Russian interference in elections, the treatment of illegal immigrants at the border, and racism. “The repetitive programming on networks and websites and the emphasis of the media to pump the news cycle with the same stories can create burnout, causing many to question the overall quality of the news,” said the survey analysis. The survey concluded that the answer to all of this is to get your news from sources and check facts out for yourself. It also suggested readers learn to be aware of the bias in modern reporting and to read up on which websites have…

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President Trump Lashes Out At Nadler, Schiff; Calls Them ‘Sleazebags’

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President Trump is clearly getting fed up with all of the impeachment nonsense that is going on right now, a sentiment he made rather clear when he opted to take House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff and other House impeachment managers to task, calling them “sleazebags” and stating that he would “love” to attend the Senate trial. Here’s more on this from Fox News: In the hastily called press event before Trump was to return to Washington, the president delivered an unsparing assessment of impeachment proceedings, which moved into full swing a day earlier and will resume later Wednesday with opening arguments. While making clear he’s reluctant to approve any new witnesses to testify, he floated — perhaps playfully — the idea of personally attending the trial, if only to antagonize the Democrats. “I’d love to go, wouldn’t that be great?” he said when asked whether he would attend. “Sit right in the front row and stare at their corrupt faces, and I’d love to do it.” The president joked that the press should not keep talking about his possible attendance or “you may convince me to do it.” Trump lit into Jerry Nadler, lead manager and House Judiciary Committee Chairman, by saying, “First of all, Jerrold Nadler, I’ve known him a long time, he’s a sleazebag. Everybody knows that.” The president continued, “I watched the lies from Adam Schiff. He’s a liar and he’s a fraud. These are major sleazebags. It’s a total hoax. It’s a disgrace. They talked about their tremendous case and it’s all done. They had no case…it’s a con-job.” President Trump is definitely not one to hold back his truth thoughts on a subject, which is refreshing given we live in a day and age surrounded by political correctness where people don’t really say what…

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