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EPA Gives Chemical Company that Donated Bigly to Trump Permission to Poison You

April 20, 2017

Trump EPA’s New Auto-Response to Business: ‘Sure!’ Dow Chemical Company’s stock has been riding high since the election in November. The chemical giant has done very well with the Donald Trump administration, quickly forming something of a symbiotic relationship. That relationship…

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Will Fox News Fire Bill O’Reilly After Sexual Harassment Reports And Advertiser Exodus?

April 5, 2017

Fox News has been struggling with some serious blows to its reputation lately. That’s to be expected when its chief mission is running defense for a lying, ignorant, sociopath playacting at being president. But Donald Trump isn’t the only problem…

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Trump More In Debt Than Previously Believed—By Some $1.5 Billion

January 6, 2017

Over the past few months, Donald Trump filed documents with the FEC that reveal the President-elect owes at least $315 million to ten entities. And while some of this debt is personally guaranteed by him, this is a clear conflict…

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Senior Bush, Obama Lawyers To Electoral College: You Must Deny Trump Unless He Does THIS (VIDEO)

November 25, 2016

Senior ethics lawyers for presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama have weighed in on President-elect Donald Trump’s conflicts of interest. They are both issuing urgent warnings that Trump would be in flagrant violation of the Constitution from day one.…

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Trump BUSTED Asking Foreign President For Big Business Favor In STUNNING Conflict Of Interest

November 21, 2016

Did Trump Just Violate The Constitution’s Ban On Self-Dealing? President-elect Donald Trump spoke on the phone with Argentine President Mauricio Macri for the first time recently, Talking Points Memo reported Monday. But the call went beyond a collegial congratulations and greeting…

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UNBELIEVABLE: Trump Offers Serial Liar As His ‘Witness’ To Refute Sexual Assault Charges

October 15, 2016

Everyday there seem to be more women coming forward with credible stories that they were sexually assaulted by Donald Trump. In his defense he has resorted to maligning the accusers as liars and condemning the press for reporting their allegations.…

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This Supreme Court Justice Just Attacked Atheists—Here’s Why That May Be Bad For Your Health

June 30, 2016

In a recent Supreme Court decision, Justice Samuel Alito made it clear that he doesn’t much care for atheists, or anyone else who isn’t particularly religious for that matter. Here’s what happened: In his dissenting opinion regarding Storman v. Wiesman, one…

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SCOTUS Just Ruled To Protect Women With This Common Sense Gun Ban

June 27, 2016

Monday was a day of landmark decisions for women thanks to the Supreme Court, but one Justice indicated earlier that he isn’t particularly happy about one of them. The first decision marks a huge defeat for anti-abortion groups. The second decision is in regards to…

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Trump’s “Profiling” Is A Great Idea – Let’s Start With White Right-Wing Christian Zealots (VIDEO)

June 21, 2016

On Monday, CNN contributor Van Jones decided to set Donald Trump straight after the presumptive Republican presidential nominee claimed profiling Muslims may be one way to stop mass shootings like the one that claimed 49 lives in Orlando, Florida. To do that, you’d…

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UPDATE: Viral SC Eye Site Crowdfund Guy Finally Sees Light – Now Rebuffs GOP, Embraces Obamacare

May 19, 2015

You remember Luis Lang, a lifelong Republican who recently found himself in a dire medical situation. In February, he was diagnosed with severe complications from untreated diabetes which could cost him his eyesight. He had never taken out a health…

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