Black People Politics : When Trump Becomes President - What Will it Look Like?

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    Fox News Judicial Analyst Issues Dark Warning To Trump Over Michael Cohen

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    Rebecca Shapiro

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    ... Former Judge Andrew Napolitano referred to recent news reports that the president’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen had accepted about $500,000 worth of payments to a shell company he created from a firm with ties to a Russian oligarch.


    01:18 ...
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    Fox News Judicial Analyst Issues Dark Warning To Trump Over Michael Cohen

    A Fox News judicial analyst had a warning Wednesday for President Donald
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    The Trump administration wants to unwind child labor laws
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    Melody Hahm
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    The Fair Labor Standards Act prohibits anyone under the age of 18 to work in “hazardous occupations.” But President Donald Trump’s Department of Labor is working to relax these protections for young workers, according to draft documents obtained by Bloomberg Law.


    https://www.yahoo.com/news/trump-administration-wants-unwind-child-labor-laws-194638209.html

    The Trump administration wants to unwind child labor laws

    President Trump's Department of Labor is working to roll back protections for child laborers.
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    All because of Trump's decision to undo Mr. Obama's Iranian agreement :facepalm:

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    Israel launches massive military strike against Iranian targets in Syria
    By Loveday Morris, Ruth Eglash and Louisa Loveluck


    ... Israel said the attacks followed a volley of rockets directed at Israeli positions in the Golan Heights, which caused no casualties.

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/worl...term=.54e73fc17289&wpisrc=nl_headlines&wpmm=1

    https://videos.posttv.com/washpost-...713498-xfd55s_t_1525955669483_640_360_600.mp4
     
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    Black lawmakers unveil massive legislative package
    Deborah Barfield Berry, USA TODAY


    WASHINGTON — Black members of Congress unveiled a 1,300-page bill Thursday that would increase spending for public schools, invest more federal funds in infrastructure projects and restore a key provision of the 1965 Voting Rights Act ...

    https://www.usatoday.com/story/news...utm_campaign=usatodaycomwashington-topstories

    Black lawmakers unveil massive legislative package aimed at public schools, infrastructure

    Black lawmakers unveiled legislation Thursday that would increase spending for public schools and restore a key provision of the Voting Rights Act.
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    Rep. Cedric Richmond, D-La., chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, and other caucus members Thursday unveiled the group's "Jobs and Justice Act. " (Photo: Deborah Barfield Berry, USA TODAY)



     
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    Trump fumes at Homeland Security head over immigration
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    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump unloaded on Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen at a heated cabinet meeting this week, railing against her for failing to stop illegal border crossings.


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    Trump fumes at Homeland Security head over immigration

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump unloaded on Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen at a heated Cabinet meeting this week, railing against her for failing to stop illegal border crossings.
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    Democrats have a weak answer to the Trump tax cuts
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    ... what if there was a chance they’d get repealed, odds are, they’d suddenly become more popular.

    This is the conundrum Democrats face this year as they plot to retake control of the House of Representatives, and possibly the Senate.

    https://finance.yahoo.com/news/democrats-no-answer-trump-tax-cuts-171540438.html

    Democrats have a weak answer to the Trump tax cuts

    Democrats are struggling to come up with an economic plan challenging the Trump tax cuts.
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    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-California, speaks during the Polk County Democrats Spring Dinner, Sunday, May 6, 2018, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)



     
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    George Will just exposed Mike Pence's Faustian bargain
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    Analysis by Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large


    Will's whole column is worth reading but two chunks stand out to me.
    Here's the first:

    "His is the authentic voice of today's lickspittle Republican Party, he clarifies this year's elections: Vote Republican to ratify groveling as governing" ...


    https://www.cnn.com/2018/05/10/poli...Feed:+rss/cnn_latest+(RSS:+CNN+-+Most+Recent)

    George Will just exposed Mike Pence's Faustian bargain

    George F. Will is not the guy you'd think would be responsible for delivering the most devastating takedown of Vice President Mike Pence you will ever read.
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    Steve Schmidt: Titanic fraud Pence shows Trump slobbering servility
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    Responding to a piece from conservative columnist George Will criticizing Vice President Mike Pence, veteran GOP strategist Steve Schmidt excoriated Pence for his ‘slobbering servility’ calling him Trump’s most “obsequious cultist.’

    https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/steve-schmidt-titanic-fraud-pence-212629044.html

    Steve Schmidt: Titanic fraud Pence shows Trump slobbering servility

    Responding to a piece from conservative columnist George Will criticizing Vice President Mike Pence, veteran GOP strategist Steve Schmidt excoriated Pence for his ‘slobbering servility’ calling him Trump’s most “obsequious cultist.’
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    Sudden Departure Of White House Global Health Security Head Has Experts Worried
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    Lauren Weber

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    ... Ziemer, who had been described as “one of the most quietly effective leaders in public health,” was widely lauded in the global health community for his work on the President’s Malaria Initiative, which helped save 6 million lives, before joining this administration. “Admiral Ziemer’s departure is deeply alarming, especially when the administration is actively working to cut fundsthat addressed past pandemics like Ebola,” Rep. Ami Bera (D-Calif.), the vice ranking member of the foreign affairs committee, told HuffPost in a statement.


    https://www.yahoo.com/news/sudden-departure-white-house-global-232635804.html

    Sudden Departure Of White House Global Health Security Head Has Experts Worried

    Rear Adm. Tim Ziemer, the head of global health security on the White House's
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    Rear Adm. Tim Ziemer attends a conference in Atlanta in 2011. He is leaving his National Security Council position as senior director for global health security and biothreats. (Moses Robinson via Getty Images)


     
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    One of Republicans’ top vote suppressors gets caught saying the quiet part out loud
    Former GOP governor delivers racist rant against black political leaders
    IAN MILLHISER


    Charlotte, North Carolina has a black mayor, a black police chief, a black fire chief, a black school board chair, a black district attorney, and it will soon have a black sheriff — and the state’s former governor is very upset about this fact. As governor, Republican Pat McCrory signed the most comprehensive voter suppression law in the nation, indeed, this law was arguably the most aggressive attempt any state made to keep black voters away from the polls since the Jim Crow era ...


    https://thinkprogress.org/pat-mccrory-delivers-a-racist-rant-against-black-politicians-8a48051e27f6/

    One of Republicans’ top vote suppressors gets caught saying the quiet part out loud

    Former GOP governor delivers racist rant against black political leaders.
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    REPUBLICAN PRESIDENTIAL NOMINEE DONALD TRUMP (L) LISTENS TO NORTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR PAT MCCRORY DURING A CAMPAIGN RALLY AT WILMINGTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT NOVEMBER 5, 2016 IN WILMINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA. (PHOTO BY CHIP SOMODEVILLA/GETTY IMAGES)


     
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