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Union Leader Now Carrying Water for Jeanne Shaheen on Coronavirus

This: The linked “article”, if you want to be kind and call it that, resembles John DiStaso’s “coverage” – essentially cutting and pasting Jeanne Shaheen’s press release and signing your name to it: The grants come on top of $1.25 billion New Hampshire will receive under the Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security Act, the …

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Jeanne Shaheen Flat-Out Misleads New Hampshire About Why She Filibustered Coronavirus-Relief & What the Filibuster Achieved

Jeanne Shaheen has been working relentlessly today to rewrite history about why she filibustered the Phase III Conornavirus relief bill and what that filibuster actually achieved. For example: These happen to be the talking points that CryingChuck Schumer directed his Democrats to repeat (source 8:29 AM tweet from @JakeSherman): So let’s take these one by …

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From Diversity-Mandates to Early-Voting … All the Completely Extraneous Things Jeanne Shaheen is Filibustering to Add to Coronavirus Relief

So last night I posted about how Jeanne Shaheen is filibustering the very Coronavirus-relief bill she helped negotiate and write … because Nancy Pelosi decided to use the present and rapidly-growing economic crisis to pass a wish-list of Democrat legislation. When you see what the Democrats want added to the Coronavirus bill, your draw will …

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Senator Jeannie Has One-Upped John Kerry – “I Actually Wrote the Coronavirus-Relief Bill, Before I Voted to Filibuster It.”

So the Democrats in the United States Senate have voted en masse to filibuster the Phase 3 Coronavirus-relief bill, which was to provide economic stimulus and aid to businesses. In a nutshell, what happened is that Senate “negotiators” from both Parties spent the last two days negotiating a bill and had essentially come to an …

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Hypocrisy…the Duality in ‘Americur

Drones in the Middle East, drones on American soil, Libya coup d’etat support, Egypt insurgency weapons support, Syria coup support. Sounds like the first term of Mephistopheles himself (Dick Cheney), right? The American Left has no soul.  Period.  Watching some of the reaction to Rand Paul’s filibuster last week, it is now perfectly clear that …

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About that filibuster by Rand Paul about drone strikes to kill Americans in America….

Remember all the weeping and wailing and gnashing of teeth by the regressives on the political Left about waterboarding (something, by the way, that is done to certain military men as part of their training, not to mention CIA agents)? Awful, awful, awful! Torture, torture, torture! Barbarian, barbarian, barbarian (that’s enough of that)! But wait! …

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As Glenn Reynolds says, ‘Heh’

Via Instapundit: “This is probably why John McCain and Lindsay Graham have their panties in a wad: Rand Paul filibuster energizes Tea Party against GOP establishment.” Meanwhile, seen on Facebook: