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When Does Governor Cuomo Pay For His Horrible Track Record?

Cuomo's Horrible Track RecordPlease consider Why Do Democrats Pretend Andrew Cuomo Did a Good Job With COVID?Key Points In March, he appeared in front of a display of New York state–branded hand sanitizer and announced that his people had come up with a method of making the product that was cheaper than anything being done on the open market; it turned out that the state was, in fact, actually just buying the sanitizer from an outside vendor and putting it into bottles that said “New York” on...

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The Impeachment is Over But the Criminal Prosecutions of Trump Begin

Conspiracy to Incite Capitol RiotsA lawsuit by the NAACP and Bennie Thompson accuses Trump and Rudy Giuliani of Conspiring to Incite U.S. Capitol Riot.The NAACP, on behalf of Rep. Bennie Thompson (D., Miss.), filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday against former President Donald Trump and his former personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, accusing them of conspiring to incite the violent riot at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6. The lawsuit also names two right-wing groups, Proud Boys and Oath Keepers. Some...

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New York Prosecutors Put a Spotlight on Trump’s Flagship Properties

Spotlight on Trump's Flagship PropertiesNew York prosecutors are Investigating Loans Trump Took on Four Buildings, including his flagship Trump Tower. Manhattan prosecutors are examining loans Mr. Trump took out on his flagship Fifth Avenue building, Trump Tower; 40 Wall St., an art deco skyscraper in New York City’s Financial District; Trump International Hotel and Tower, a hotel and condominium building at Columbus Circle; and Trump Plaza, an apartment building on Manhattan’s East Side. All...

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57 Senators Vote to Convict Trump on Inciting an Insurrection Against the United States

57-43 Vote with 7 RepublicansRichard Burr - North CarolinaBill Cassidy - Louisiana Susan Collins - MaineLisa Murkowski - Alaska Mitt Romney - UtahBen Sasse - NebraskaPat Toomey - PennsylvaniaThe rest are political cowards or delusional fools if not outright traitors.Worthy CommentsAs Expected This of course was as expected.For discussion, please see A Phone Call Proves Trump's Guilt, But It Won't MatterWon't Matter?That statement pertains only the the impeachment process not courts of law or...

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A Phone Call Proves Trump’s Guilt, But It Won’t Matter

Expletive-Laced Phone CallHere are new details regarding an Expletive-Laced Phone Call between  Kevin McCarthy and President Trump during the Capitol riots. While the Capitol was under attack, then-President Donald Trump said the rioters cared more about the election results than McCarthy did. "Well, Kevin, I guess these people are more upset about the election than you are," Trump said, according to lawmakers who were briefed on the call afterward by McCarthy. A furious McCarthy told the...

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Nikki Haley Breaks With Trump: He Let Us Down, Won’t Be in the Picture

Nikki Haley’s Time for ChoosingIn Nikki Haley’s Time for Choosing Politico writer Tim Alberta discusses not only Haley's opinions of Trump, but Haley's future as well."The 2024 hopeful can’t decide who she wants to be—the leader of a post-Trump GOP or a “friend” to the president who tried to sabotage democracy.The article is fascinating, but very long and to many will be tiring. Let's tune into the key sections.The Question  Since last fall, I’ve spent nearly six hours talking with Haley...

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A Criminal Investigation of Trump’s Attempt to Influence the 2020 Election Has Begun

Prosecutors Launch Criminal InvestigationAn event predicted in this corner has now come to fruition as Georgia Prosecutors Probe Efforts to Influence 2020 Election.The top prosecutor for Georgia’s most populous county said an investigation was under way into attempts to influence the 2020 election in Georgia in a sign that former President Donald Trump and his supporters are under scrutiny for their push to overturn Joe Biden’s victory in the state. In letters Wednesday, Fulton County...

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Trump’s Legal Team Makes a Feeble Day One Showing

GOP Senators Pan Performance of Trump Impeachment TeamTrump's legal team was so bad that GOP Senators Pan Performance.In an afternoon session dedicated to the question of whether the trial was constitutional, Trump lawyer Bruce L. Castor Jr. had a rough start: He introduced himself as the “lead prosecutor,” before clarifying that he was Mr. Trump’s lead counsel and assuring senators: “I do understand the difference.”In about 45 minutes of remarks, Mr. Castor veered from the fall of Rome and...

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Impeachment Trial Begins With a Video of an Angry Mob Storming the Capitol

Opening Trial Statement on ConstitutionalityStorming the Capitol Rep. Jamie Raskin, serving as the lead House impeachment manager, opened his argument with a video showing the events of the Capitol riot to help argue that the proceeding is constitutional.  Impeachment Managers: Rep. Jamie Raskin of Maryland, a member of the House Judiciary Committee and former professor of constitutional law at American University’s Washington College of Law. Eight others are on the team.Presiding...

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Senator Ben Sasse Has Me Cheering. Please Listen Why.

Political Rarity, Sasse Keeps a Difficult PromiseSasse made a promise four years ago to put the Constitution and his conscious ahead of the party. It's a rarity. Sasse kept a difficult promise.  He now faces censure. Sasse responds to Nebraska GOP State Central CommitteeIn a video posted on YouTube, Nebraska's Republican senator repeats his disagreements with President Trump in advance of a GOP state meeting on Feb. 13 that may consider an effort to censure him. Sasse's blistering message to...

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