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https://justthenews.com/government/...hair-nadler-hold-hearing-about-civil-unrestin

Republicans press Nadler to hold hearing about civil unrest in Democrat-run cities

Four House Judiciary Committee Republicans wrote a letter Tuesday demanding that Chairman Jerrold Nadler convene hearings about the violence and civil unrest that has occurred in various U.S. cities run by Democrats.

Reps. Jim Jordan of Ohio, Ken Buck of Colorado, Jim Sensenbrenner of Wisconsin and Mike Johnson of Louisiana also urged Rep. Nadler, a New York Democrat, to condemn leftist violence.

The Republicans called for Nadler to "publicly and forcefully denounce left-wing violent extremism and acknowledge that leftwing violence is neither ‘imaginary’ nor a ‘myth.’"

They also ask that he "Immediately convene a hearing of the Judiciary Committee to examine the civil unrest caused by left-wing violent extremists in Democrat-run cities.”

The four Republican lawmakers pointed to the cities of Seattle, Washington; Portland, Oregon; Minneapolis, Minnesota; Kenosha, Wisconsin; Washington D.C.; and New York City.
 

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Nadler will not hold any hearings, his party is complicit in the rioting and looting so they have a lot to lose if they did hold them.

I cannot stress enough how badly the GOP needs to take back the house and hold the senate so they can dig into wtf the left is doing to this country.
 

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Nadler will not hold any hearings, his party is complicit in the rioting and looting so they have a lot to lose if they did hold them.

I cannot stress enough how badly the GOP needs to take back the house and hold the senate so they can dig into wtf the left is doing to this country.

Agree he wont.

But any fence sitter will ask themselves why.

His silence, or refuting, is damning.
 

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https://www.foxnews.com/politics/congress-coronavirus-stimulus-state-local-governments

Free college, guaranteed income: State, local officials steer coronavirus aid money toward liberal priorities

Congress is still expected to pass another coronavirus relief package

Evie Fordham1 hour ago
Rep. Swalwell: Here's what Democrats need to do for a deal on COVID-19 stimulusVideo
State and local governments are racing to spend millions in CARES Act funding before it reverts back to the federal government — and they're finding unexpected ways to use it, from "trunk-or-treating" in northeast Ohio to an experimental basic income program in St. Paul, Minn.

The CARES Act provides $139 billion in payments to states and local governments. Those payments have funded things like increased police budgets to offset coronavirus costs and rent and utility assistance for struggling residents.

STATES, SEEKING MORE CORONAVIRUS RELIEF FUNDS, HAVE HARDLY SPENT THE $139 BILLION APPROVED IN MARCH: REPORT

However, blue states and Democratic mayors are also using the money for their pet causes.

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is spending millions on free college for more than 600,000 essential workers.

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addresses the state during a speech in Lansing, Mich., Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020. (Michigan Office of the Governor via AP)
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addresses the state during a speech in Lansing, Mich., Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020. (Michigan Office of the Governor via AP)
Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell agreed to spend $629,000 to hire 15 community relations specialists.

Democratic St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter recently announced a guaranteed income program for low-income families using $300,000 in CARES Act money but has received pushback from a fellow Democrat. Earlier in September, Rep. Betty McCollum, D-Minn., wrote a letter to Carter expressing concern that the spending fell outside of federal guidelines and could be subject to recoupment by the U.S. Treasury.

"Without explicit federal approval, is the City prepared to take on costly litigation should the Trump administration challenge the legality of the pilot program?" McCollum wrote, according to the Twin Cities Pioneer Press.

The U.S. Treasury was not aware of any communications from the St. Paul mayor's office on the topic.

Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., has been critical of waste in the CARES Act.

"Senator Scott supports using CARES Act funding for its intended purpose to help those struggling due to the coronavirus," Scott's office told Fox News in a statement. "He does not support using funded intended for the coronavirus to bail out the poorly-managed budgets and pension plans of liberal states."

Tax and federal budget policy analyst Adam Michel of the conservative Heritage Foundation predicted that irresponsible use of federal funds could lead to higher taxes for residents, citing the federal support that state budgets received following the Great Recession.

ST. PAUL USES CARES ACT MONEY FOR MAYOR'S GUARANTEED INCOME PROGRAM FOR STRUGGLING FAMILIES

"State and local bailouts create an incentive for state and local leaders to expand existing programs beyond sustainable levels, add new programs, and simultaneously underfund those programs in hopes of further federal support," Michel told Fox News. "After the Great Recession, 28 states built their budgets around the expectation that Congress would renew expired funding."

"When the federal money runs out, states have historically increased taxes; each dollar of federal grant money sent to states results in 40 cents of state and local tax increases," he continued.


Meanwhile, Congress is still expected to pass another coronavirus relief package. Just under 25% of the funds Congress allocated to state and local governments for coronavirus relief had been spent as of mid-September, even as Democrats push for more of such funding.

Fox News' Marisa Schultz contributed to this report.
 

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Could California’s policies work on a federal scale under a Biden-Harris administration?

California already implemented or experimented with a number of policies touted by Biden- Harris ticket

Hollie McKay48 mins ago
Biden: I am the Democratic Party right now'Video
California has long been known for its push toward more progressive policies, many of which now form the basis of the Joe Biden-Kamala Harris presidential ticket. But whether or not such proposals have been successful – and whether California should be lauded as a model -- is subject to intense debate.

The notion that California serves as an appropriate template for the federal policy has both its backers and its critics, with the latter pointing to its massive debt – at just below $290 billion, as per the World Population Review Data – making it the fifth highest in the U.S., behind New Jersey, Illinois, Massachusetts, and Kentucky.

An article authored by political reporters for CalMatters – a Sacramento-based, nonprofit journalism venture focused on issues related to environmental regulation, education, health care, criminal justice, and economic inequality – says "many of the major policies that former Vice President Joe Biden is proposing are already in place in California to some degree."

So what are some of the Biden-Harris campaign strategies – Harris is a California native and U.S. senator – have already set in motion inside the Golden State?

It’s been well over a month since 2020 Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden selected Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate and critics on both sides of the aisle are starting to wonder why she hasn’t been more accessible to the media. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
It’s been well over a month since 2020 Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden selected Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate and critics on both sides of the aisle are starting to wonder why she hasn’t been more accessible to the media. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Minimum Wage

Biden – along with all other Democratic candidates – has espoused a baseline $15 minimum wage.

California was the first state to approve a $15 minimum wage in 2016, to be phased in over an eight-year period. It currently stands at $13 for companies that employ 26 people or more and $12 for companies with a smaller employee count. The state will reach the minimum legal wage by 2023, CalMatters reported.

Gov. Gavin Newsom doubled-down on the policy in July, insisting that – despite the coronavirus pandemic having shuttered scores of businesses – the next hike on January 1, 2021, would still go ahead.

"Millions of low-wage workers have fled the state because of policies such as higher minimum wages and mandated benefits that make it unprofitable for companies to hire them. And the state has some of the world's highest housing costs due to artificial restrictions on housing development," contended Lawrence McQuillan, a senior fellow at the Oakland-based policy think tank, the Independent Institute. "Homelessness is out of control because low-cost housing has been eradicated, and homelessness policies have been counterproductive."

PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE: TRUMP, BIDEN CLASH OVER BARRETT SUPREME COURT NOMINATION, OBAMACARE AS INSULTS FLY

Paid Family Leave

California became the first state to establish legislation on paid family leave in 2004, offering “workers six weeks of partial pay to care for a newborn or sick family member. Workers pay for it through a 1% payroll tax that goes into the State Disability Insurance fund,” CalMatters reported.

Newsom has since broadened the program, awarding workers 8 weeks of paid family leave as of July 1.

However, only half eligible mothers and a quarter of fathers are documented to have taken the family leave, with many workers citing worries over job security and the projected struggle of only having around 60-70% of their accustomed paycheck. Last month, the California legislature made it illegal to fire an employee who chooses to take the leave.

Biden put forth a $75 billion-per-year proposal, which included three months of paid family and medical leave, funded in large part by sealing tax break loopholes for real estate investors earning in excess of $400,000 annually.

Energy

California’s energy policies appear to hold a mirror to those proposed by Biden.

"This is the state that regulates the mileage on cars and their tailpipe emissions, mandates electric trucks, cracks down on idling tankers, subsidizes rooftop solar energy, and caps statewide emissions while maintaining a marketplace where industry bids for the right to pollute," CalMatters writes.

Gov. Gavin Newsom tours the North Complex Fire zone in Butte County on Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, outside of Oroville, Calif. Newsom has declared a statewide emergency due to the widespread fires and extreme weather conditions, and secured a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration to bolster the state's emergency response to the Northern California wildfires. (Paul Kitagaki Jr./The Sacramento Bee via AP, Pool)
Gov. Gavin Newsom tours the North Complex Fire zone in Butte County on Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, outside of Oroville, Calif. Newsom has declared a statewide emergency due to the widespread fires and extreme weather conditions, and secured a Presidential Major Disaster Declaration to bolster the state's emergency response to the Northern California wildfires. (Paul Kitagaki Jr./The Sacramento Bee via AP, Pool)
In a similar vein, the Biden-Harris ticket entails an avowal to "go 100% greenhouse gas emission-free" through means of a $2 trillion initiative to ensure the U.S. electricity grid is entirely carbon emission-free by 2035, and making use of regulations and subsidies to "zero out net greenhouse gas emissions by 2050."

"A central tenant of the Biden energy plan is more government intervention into electricity and transportation markets. The plan would prohibit and regulate the development of other natural resources," surmised Nick Loris, an energy-focused economist at the Heritage Foundation. "Combined, these policies would harm consumers multiple times over through higher energy prices and lead to more cronyism and corporate welfare in energy markets. We see those adverse effects directly in California, where electricity rates are some of the highest in the country."

Marijuana Legalization

Biden has pledged federal support for medical marijuana use and decriminalization for recreational use, and support for the 11 states that independently have full lawful use on their books. Harris, on her own presidential campaign route, embraced pot legalization.

In California, marijuana was fully legalized in the 2016 election – thought it remains a murky matter.

Newsom stated last year that the illegal pot-growing, dispensing, and delivery industry is "getting worse, not better," and the state has failed to reap the tax revenue windfall.

Cash bail

Biden has thrown his backing behind eradicating cash bail with his campaign, calling it a “modern-day debtor’s prison.”

"The cash bail system incarcerates people who are presumed innocent," his campaign website states. "Biden will lead a national effort to end cash bail and reform our pretrial system by putting in place, instead, a system that is fair and does not inject further discrimination or bias into the process."

Two years ago, California passed legislation to cease cash bail and instead empower judges to decide whether an apprehended individual should be held or released – but voters have a chance to keep it or toss it when they head to the polls in November.

Proponents of ending the long-running measure claim it improperly favors the wealthy while hurting the poor and socially marginalized. Opponents argue that it only causes crime to spike as perpetrators are immediately allowed back out with little repercussion – citing New York's spike in violent crime as a consequence of zero bail reform mandates that came into effect in January.

GUN SALES IN MAJOR SWING STATES UP NEARLY 80% THIS YEAR: WILL IT HAVE ANY BEARING ON ELECTION OUTCOME?

Gun Control

The Biden-Harris admission has been billed as one of the most potent when it comes to potentially installing sweeping changes to gun rights, with the Democrats calling on bans to "assault weapons" and high-capacity magazines, but no specific number has been percolated.

For its part, California is considered the least gun-friendly state, overall, in the nation. It initiated its own "assault weapons" prohibition in 1989 and had continued to put in place a slew of gun restrictions in recent decades – ranging from 10-day waiting periods after purchase, outlawing high-capacity magazines, and a purchase limit of only one handgun per month.

A screen grab from a security camera video released the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department shows a gunman walking up to sheriff's deputies and opening fire without warning or provocation in Compton, Calif., on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020. Officials say two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies were shot in their patrol car at a Metro rail station in what appeared to be an ambush. The sheriff's department said the male and female deputies were shot in the head and had multiple gunshot wounds and were undergoing surgery. Deputies were searching for a suspect. (Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department via AP)
A screen grab from a security camera video released the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department shows a gunman walking up to sheriff's deputies and opening fire without warning or provocation in Compton, Calif., on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020. Officials say two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies were shot in their patrol car at a Metro rail station in what appeared to be an ambush. The sheriff's department said the male and female deputies were shot in the head and had multiple gunshot wounds and were undergoing surgery. Deputies were searching for a suspect. (Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department via AP)
In addition, Biden and Harris are proponents of "red flag" laws that enable courts to temporarily take away firearms from those deemed a threat to themselves and others. California is one of 17 U.S. states with such legislation codified.

Despite the harsh laws, gun violence is a burgeoning problem. Throughout the protracted coronavirus lockdown, more than 20 mass shootings have taken place statewide, and violent crime is also accelerating. According to Los Angeles city data, as of early September, homicide was up 13.7% compared with the same time last year, while the number of shooting victims was up 8.2%.

But as CalMatters illuminates, few actually make use of the law – including police officers. A measure aimed at implementing more training for officers on how to more effectively apply the law stalled, languishing in the Legislature. With the "defund police" movement gaining momentum, the bill is unlikely to progress.

“Gig Companies”

There is a lingering question over whether ridesharing and food delivery companies like Uber, Lyft, and Doordash should be forced to classify their contractors as employees – this making an assortment of benefits available to workers.

Biden's campaign website states that he would "aggressively pursue employers who violate labor laws, participate in wage theft, or cheat on their taxes by intentionally misclassifying employees as independent contractors." Harris last year also joined the push to dramatically change California state law into reclassifying most contractors as employees.

The Golden State has proven to be one step ahead. Last year, Newsom inked a bill mandating that a number of businesses operating in the "gig economy" reassign independent contractors into formal employees,

Subsequently, something of a convoluted mess has ensued as suits are dragged through the system. Several of the Silicon Valley giants have additionally threatened to withdraw from operating in the state altogether.

Furthermore, the bill has ignited steep concern among California's creatives – writers, artists, musicians, and other independent contractors that make up the lifeblood of Hollywood – prompting Newsom to sign even more legislation this month to clarify the earlier ruling that threatened the livelihoods of millions.

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So effing done. I need to filter people off my FB feed.

So many focusing on Trump's Proud Boys comment. Yet Antifa is just "an idea."
 

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So effing done. I need to filter people off my FB feed.

So many focusing on Trump's Proud Boys comment. Yet Antifa is just "an idea."
It's been debunked ad nauseaum that the Proud Boys are a white supremacy group, just like Trumps Charlottesville comments but the MSM and Dems just don't care and will continue on with their lies because their base is stupid enough to believe it.
 

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Any group of people willing to stand up to the carnage BLM is causing is going to instantly be categorized White Supremiscist
in order to give justification for their actions and a false pretense of balance.

Mostly, it’s just common folk who don’t want their shit burnt and/or looted.
 

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So effing done. I need to filter people off my FB feed.

So many focusing on Trump's Proud Boys comment. Yet Antifa is just "an idea."

Yeah, I get it, "Antifa" is not a structured organization, and as such is "an idea"

But that doesn't mean there aren't organized groups that embrace that "idea".

The fact that they have not been identified as "groups' doesn't change the fact that they pose a real and present danger.

You can read exactly what Wray said here.

The line from all Democrats will now be that “Antifa is an idea, not an organization” because Biden said so on the debate stage. This is a modification of FBI director Chris Wray’s statement that Antifa is an ideology or movement, not an organization. It’s worth keeping Wray’s full comments before Congress in mind:

We look at Antifa as more of an ideology or a movement than an organization. To be clear, we do have quite a number of properly predicated domestic terrorism investigations into violent anarchist extremists, any number of whom self-identify with the Antifa movement. And that’s part of this broader group of domestic violent extremists that I’m talking about, but it’s just one part of it. We also have the racially motivated violence extremists, the militia types, and others.​

Later in that same hearing, Wray elaborated:

Antifa is a real thing. It’s not a group or an organization, it’s a movement or an ideology, maybe one way of thinking of it, and we have quite a number and I’ve said this consistently since my first time appearing before this committee, we have any number of properly predicated investigations into what we would describe as violent anarchist extremists. Some of those individuals self-identify with Antifa.

…we have seen individuals, I think I’ve mentioned this in response to one of the earlier questions, identified with the Antifa movement, coalescing regionally into what you might describe as small groups, or nodes. And we are actively investigating the potential violence from those regional nodes, if you will.

Later, in response to questions from Representative Dan Crenshaw, Wray elaborated even further:

I want to be clear that by describing it as an ideology or movement, I by no means mean to minimize the seriousness of the violence and criminality that is going on across the country. Some of which is attributable to that people inspired by, or who self-identify with that ideology and movement. We’re focused on that violence on that criminality. And some of it is extremely serious.

So, no, there is no headquarters campus of the National Association of Antifa and they don’t have a set membership list, ranks, branch offices, website, human-resources department, and 401(k) plan. (But Antifa does have a handbook.) In the description of the FBI director, it is a “movement” that operates in “small groups or nodes” and is involved in “extremely serious” criminal violence.

Describing Antifa as merely an “idea,” as Joe Biden does, seems pretty antiseptic, perhaps to the point of obfuscation or downplaying the danger Antifa presents.

Now let's suppose for a moment that Trump was asked is he opposed "white supremacy" and his response was "it's just an idea."

Who would have accepted that as OK?

I posted this in the Political Humor thread, but it bears on this question.

 

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In typical fashion, Whitmer, Biden, and Co are trying to spin the unsuccessful abduction plan and put it at the feet of the President.

As usual, they forget this little detail of video and media.

Man, they and their followers are fools.

https://www.breitbart.com/politics/...en-whitmer-kidnap-plot-donald-trump-a-tyrant/

Suspect in Gretchen Whitmer Kidnap Plot: Donald Trump a ‘Tyrant’

Kyle Olson8 Oct 2020
Kidnapping Suspect Calls Trump Tyrant
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Joe Biden and Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer blamed President Trump on Thursday for the alleged plot to kidnap Whitmer, but a video showed one of the suspects calling Trump a “tyrant.”

Brandon Caserta was charged with Conspiracy to Commit Kidnapping after allegedly scheming to nab Whitmer at her cottage or the governor’s official summer residence.

Biden and Whitmer seized on the case and accused Trump of inspiring the group that allegedly hatched the plan.

“There is no place for hate in America. And both of us have been talking about this for some time, about how white supremacists and these militias are a genuine threat,” Biden said alongside running mate Sen. Kamala Harris.

“The president has to realize the words he utters matter.”

Whitmer claimed the plot was somehow the result of Trump’s words about white supremacists during last week’s presidential debate.

“Hate groups heard the president’s words not as a rebuke but as a rallying cry, as a call to action,” Whitmer said. “When our leaders speak, their words matter. They carry weight.”

But in one of numerous rants suspect Caserta posted on Facebook and YouTube, he made clear he hates all government, regardless of who leads it.

“Trump is not your friend, dude,” he said with an anarchist flag hanging above his shoulder.

“And it amazes me that people actually, like, believe that when he’s shown over and over and over again that he’s a tyrant,” he said.

“Every single person that works for government is your enemy, dude,” Caserta continued.

Kyle Olson is a reporter for Breitbart News. He is also host of “The Kyle Olson Show,” syndicated on Michigan radio stations on Saturdays. Listen to segments on YouTube or download full podcast episodes. Follow him on Twitter, like him on Facebook, and follow him on Parler.
 

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Oh we can only hope!

https://www.breitbart.com/politics/...ow-what-really-happened-in-the-2016-election/

Hillary Clinton: ‘We Still Don’t Know What Really Happened’ in the 2016 Election

Charlie Spiering9 Oct 2020
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 21: Hillary Clinton speaks onstage during OZY Fest 2018 at Rumsey Playfield, Central Park on July 21, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images for Ozy Media)
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Failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton continued questioning the result of the 2016 election, voicing her concerns in an interview with the Atlantic published on Friday.

“No, there was a widespread understanding that this election [in 2016] was not on the level,” she said in an interview with Edward Issac-Dovere about her spectacular loss to President Donald Trump. “We still don’t know what really happened. I mean, there’s just a lot that I think will be revealed. History will discover.”

During the interview, Clinton repeatedly noted she won the popular mandate by nearly three million votes, which she argued put into question the actual results.

“But you don’t win by three million votes and have all this other shenanigans and stuff going on and not come away with an idea like, ‘Whoa, something’s not right here,'” she said.

Clinton revisited her frequent complaints about Facebook, Russian disinformation, and Vladimir Putin for why she lost the election and warned about it happening again in 2020.

“With the 2020 election, we know — from all the reporting that’s been done, and lots of external comments from people who have seen classified information — that the Russians are at it again, disinformation is at it again,” she said.

She also again blamed sexism for her loss in 2016.

“I just think that there still is a significant percentage of men and women who are not comfortable with the idea of a woman president,” she said. “It is something I saw; it is something I experienced.”





She just can’t come to grips with the fact she’s on a vast number of people’s Most Repulsive Human list.
 

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~snip~

“With the 2020 election, we know — from all the reporting that’s been done, and lots of external comments from people who have seen classified information — that the Russians are at it again, disinformation is at it again,” she said.

~snip~

So does that mean she's funding an campaign to dig up fake dirt on Trump again? :coffee:
 

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The Queen of the Dims positively implodes! At CNN!!!!!!!!

lol!!!!!!!


Pelosi lashes out at CNN's Wolf Blitzer as GOP 'apologist' during testy exchange on stalled COVID stimulus​

'You're not right on this, Wolf, and I hate to say that to you,' Pelosi tells 'Situation Room' anchor​

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., accused CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer Tuesday of being "an apologist ... for the Republican position" during a stunning interview in which she grew visibly frustrated with "The Situation Room" anchor's questions.

The fireworks began when Blitzer asked Pelosi why she "won't accept the president's latest [coronavirus] stimulus offer."

"I hope you'll ask the same question of the Republicans on why they don't want to meet the needs of the American people," Pelosi responded. "But let me say to those people because all of my colleagues -- we represent these people ... and their needs are not addressed in the president's proposal. So when you say to me, 'Why don't you accept theirs?' Why don't they accept ours?"

Blitzer interjected, telling Pelosi that Americans "really need the money now" and quoted Rep. Ro Khanna, D-Calif., who recently said, "People in need can't wait until February. $1.8 trillion is significant & more than twice the Obama stimulus ... Make a deal & put the ball in McConnell court."

PELOSI LASHES OUT AT PBS' JUDY WOODRUFF DURING INTERVIEW, SUGGESTS ANCHOR IS A GOP 'ADVOCATE'

"So what do you say to Ro Khanna?" Blitzer asked.

"What I say to you is I don't know why you're always an apologist -- and many of your colleagues [are] apologists for the Republican position," Pelosi fired back, adding "Ro Khanna, that's nice, that isn't what we're going to do and nobody's waiting til February."

The contentious exchange continued when Blitzer pressed Pelosi again about Trump's $1.8 trillion proposal, asking her, "why not work out a deal with him and don't let the perfect, as they say here in Washington, be the enemy of the good?"

"Well, I will not let the wrong be the enemy of the right," Pelosi fired back.

"What's wrong with $1.8 trillion?" Blitzer asked.

"You know what, do you have any idea what the difference is between the spending that they have in their bill and what we have in our bill?" Pelosi asked before ticking off a list of her issues with the proposal.

MSNBC HOST ASKS PELOSI IF SHE'S BEEN CONTACTED ABOUT 'CONTINUITY OF GOVERNMENT' AFTER TRUMP'S COVID DIAGNOSIS

"That is precisely why, Madame Speaker ... it's so important right now," Blitzer responded "Yesterday, I spoke to [former Democratic presidential candidate] Andrew Yang, who says the same thing. It's not everything you want but there's a lot there."

"But you know what? Honest to God!" Pelosi complained. "You really- I cannot get over it because Andrew Yang, he's lovely. Ro Khanna, he's lovely. They are not negotiating this situation. They have no idea of the particulars. They have no idea of what the language is here ...

The tension carried on until the very end, when Blitzer attempted to wrap up the interview after the speaker accused him of "defending the administration all this time."

"We'll leave it on the note that you're not right on this, Wolf, and I hate to say that to you," Pelosi told the CNN anchor. "But I feel confident about it and I feel confident about my colleagues and I feel confident in my [committee] chairs."

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Blitzer responded, "It's not about me, it's about millions of Americans who can't put food on the table, who can't pay the rent, and who are having trouble getting by."

"And we represent them, we represent them," Pelosi repeated several times over Blitzer.

"As we say, don't let perfect be the enemy of the good," Blitzer reiterated.

"It is nowhere near perfect ... we're not even close to the good," Pelosi shot back. "Thank you for your sensitivity to our constituents' needs."

"I am sensitive to them because I see them on the street begging for food, begging for money," the anchor said.

"Have you fed them?" Pelosi blurted out. "We feed them, we feed them."

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Tuesday was not the first time the speaker verbally attacked a journalist during an interview.

In August, Pelosi lashed out at "PBS NewsHour" anchor Judy Woodruff, accusing her of being an "advocate" for Republicans during another heated negotiating period on coronavirus relief.
 

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She is such an embarrassment to this country, she’s on tv flaunting her expensive ice cream and $10k fridge while people are shitting and pissing in the streets in her district. She doesn’t know the first thing about her constituents and is nothing but a fake. And since when did Wolf Blitzer become an apologist for the Republicans? This woman has lost her fucking mind.


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She is such an embarrassment to this country, she’s on tv flaunting her expensive ice cream and $10k fridge while people are shitting and pissing in the streets in her district. She doesn’t know the first thing about her constituents and is nothing but a fake. And since when did Wolf Blitzer become an apologist for the Republicans? This woman has lost her fucking mind.


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It’s a $12k Sub Zero. And she has two of them side by side.

An 80 yr old alcoholic should NOT be 3rd in line to the Presidency.
 

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It’s a $12k Sub Zero. And she has two of them side by side.

An 80 yr old alcoholic should NOT be 3rd in line to the Presidency.
It is instructional that someone with that amount of money and power feels the need to have that much freezer storage. Perhaps everyone should have a full freezer at all times.
 

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