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Pete Buttigieg Takes Aim at Warren Over Her “Purity Tests”

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Various members within the Democrat Party have an obsession with convincing everyone of how pious and above the fray they are. This is an act to not only win over voters, but to ultimately strengthen Democrats’ political power and advance the false narrative that Republicans are evil and racist.

As the 2020 primary election plays out, Democrats are now trying to convince their voter blocs that their levels of piety outweigh their in-party opponents. This is more than apparent with Elizabeth Warren who’s made it her mission to censure various opponents for their manner of fundraising.

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Fellow Democrat candidate Pete Buttigieg slammed Warren for this on Friday during a conversation with the Washington Post. The South Bend mayor stated that Warren isn’t capable of passing her own “purity tests” that she holds others to, according to Breitbart News.

Buttigieg on Warren and Fundraising “Purity Tests”

Elizabeth Warren continuously prides herself on not accepting funding from “big corporations” and other similar entities. In keeping with the progressive way, Warren furthermore claims that she only accepts small donations from everyday Americans for the sake of running a “grassroots” campaign. The 2020 Democrat isn’t the first one to espouse these talking points and she certainly won’t be the last.

Buttigieg challenged Warren yesterday, however, citing her claims as “purity tests.” The South Bend mayor moreover made the case that if candidates weren’t permitted to engage in “traditional fundraising,” then “neither one of us would be here.”

Shortly thereafter, Buttigieg changed the direction of the conversation, urging listeners to “have a serious conversation” about the trajectory of America. The Democrat candidate then made the case that policy issues and ending exclusion outweighs the importance of “hitting somebody with a process purity test.”

More on Pete Buttigieg’s Censure Against Warren

Yesterday does not mark the first time that Buttigieg has openly gone after Warren. The South Bend mayor has also criticized Warren over Medicare-for-All and her dishonesty about plans to subsidize this program. This backlash actually stuck to the senator, causing her to go down in certain polls.

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For quite some time, Warren attempted to con Americans into believing that only the wealthy 1% would see a tax increase if Medicare-for-All were to succeed. Warren persisted with this lie even after Bernie Sanders admitted that socialized healthcare would prompt a tax hike on the middle class. Finally, after being continuously called out for lying, Warren backed down and made less of her rhetoric about Medicare-for-All.

What do you think about Pete Buttigieg’s assessment of Elizabeth Warren and her “purity tests?” Let us know in the comments section below!

McConnell: Senate Democrats May Vote AGAINST Impeachment Articles

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On Tuesday, Americans learned of House Democrats’ decision to bring official articles of impeachment against President Trump.

The articles allege that Trump abused his power and obstructed justice, hence carrying out high crimes and misdemeanors. Over the course of this week and even prior to the articles of impeachment, House members have debated one another over the crusade to impeach the president.

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Drafting articles of impeachment against President Trump means that the Senate may very well have to conduct a trial, assuming that House Democrats get the necessary votes on their articles.

However, while it’s pretty much a given that Senate Republicans will vote against articles of impeachment, some Senate Democrats may also follow suit. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell explained as much during a recent interview, per reports from Breitbart News.

A Closer Look at McConnell’s Statements on Senate Democrats and Impeachment Articles

On Thursday, McConnell sat down with Fox News for an interview. During his segment, McConnell discussed the impeachment sham and the likely trajectory of events if the Senate does have to conduct a trial.

The Senate Majority Leader stated that while House Republicans are united in opposition against impeachment, House Democrats appear “divided.”

McConnell also noted that “one or two” Senate Democrats who vote against impeachment wouldn’t shock him. During another point in the interview, McConnell firmly declared that there is “no chance” of President Trump being removed from office.

What Happens Now?

Earlier this morning, the House Judiciary Committee voted in favor of adopting both articles of impeachment against President Trump. The vote came after Chairman Jerry Nadler postponed the vote to take place today, as opposed to yesterday.

This now leaves a final House vote which is necessary before passing matters onto the Senate. House members are expected to issue their votes as early as next week.

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In light of McConnell’s statements and Republicans’ united opposition against impeachment, a Senate acquittal for President Trump is virtually set in stone. Whether or not a few Senate Democrats break from their party and oppose impeachment remains to be seen.

However, Republicans still maintain their majority control over the Senate; this means that the acquittal of President Trump can happen with or without backing from Senate Democrats.

What do you think about Mitch McConnell’s prediction about Senate Democrats? Will they break from their party and vote against impeachment if the Senate conducts a trial? Let us know in the comments section below!

Biden Allies Say He’d Be One-Term President

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2020 Democrat Joe Biden continues to make headlines for various slip-ups and oral gaffes. Aside from mistaking the years of his vice presidential service and forgetting the dates of important events, Biden has also chewed on his wife’s finger and told stories about children playing with his leg hair.

To say that the 2020 Democrat is under intense scrutiny would be an understatement; however, this is something which Biden brought upon himself. Now, new reports from the Washington Examiner state that, behind closed doors, Biden plans to be a one-term president.

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Of course, he would have to first win his party’s nomination and then defeat President Trump in a general election. The former may happen; however, the latter is impossible. Trump will eat Biden alive if the Democrats are foolish enough to nominate him for the 2020 race.

Why Biden is Planning to be a One-Term President

Biden, 77, is not all there and this is clear for all to see. The aforementioned blunders serve as a series of examples, along with the former vice president’s odd behavior. If Biden is having this much trouble at 77, he’s really going to be a wreck at 82 and 86.

Despite the public denial of his spokesperson, aides for the 2020 Democrat have admitted that if Biden wins the 2020 presidential election, he won’t seek a second term as president. In the wake of this news, aides are attempting to reframe this by stating that Biden openly admitting his plans could allow him to be a “transitional figure” for the Democrat Party.

An advisor for Biden also stated that the former vice president is thinking of becoming president for four years and then passing the torch over to his running mate.

Despite these reports, Biden claims that he “feels good.” Earlier this year, the 2020 Democrat stated that while he won’t commit to seeking a second term in office, Americans should “watch [him]” in order to see.

Putting the Cart Before the Horse

Biden’s belief that he could ever become president of the United States is deeply presumptuous and indicative of his decline in mental stability.

Not only are Biden’s policies subpar and in opposition to the best interests of America, but the former vice president isn’t ready to debate Trump. The president carries full energy everywhere he goes; Biden fumbles and stammers after only two sentences.

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Quite frankly, Biden should not put the cart before the horse and assume that he will ever make it to the White House as president. At this time, Biden’s facing increased competition in several polls as in-party candidates Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, and Pete Buttigieg give him a run for his money.

With each gaffe, blunder, or odd display of behavior, Biden’s lead in the polls continues to shrink.

Do you think Joe Biden will ever make it to the White House? What’s your take on reports that he only plans to be a one-term president? Let us know in the comments section below!

McConnell Throws Ice Water on Democrats’ Impeachment Fantasies

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The Democrat Party is doing an excellent job of pandering to their base and deluding leftists into believing that President Trump will be removed from office. This week, Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Chairman Jerry Nadler, and other House Democrats officially brought impeachment articles against the president of the United States.

Democrats stood before the country and falsely accused Trump of committing high crimes and misdemeanors by obstructing justice and abusing power.

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The impeachment articles engendered a lot of praise and cheers from left-wingers who are hoping that THIS will be the time Democrats manage to stick it to Trump. However, what the radical left forgets is that even if House Democrats get enough votes to pass this onto the Senate for a trial, the Senate is controlled by Republicans.

This is a reality which Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell reminded everyone ( especially Democrats) of on Tuesday, per reports from Breitbart News.

A Closer Look at McConnell’s Reminder

During a press conference, the Senate Majority Leader reminded everyone that a vote to remove President Trump from office would require support from 67 senators. In a chamber which maintains a strong GOP majority, McConnell stated that he would be “totally surprised” if the Senate ultimately got behind the Democrats’ partisan-driven crusade to boot Trump from the White House.

See for yourself:

The vast majority of Democrat leaders have taken aim at Republicans because they know the GOP will not back this sham. Some of the latest left-wing talking points which Democrats are employing against Republicans include “country over party” and “following the Constitution.”

This is rich, deeply hypocritical, and downright laughable coming from the Democrats. If they weren’t bastardizing the Constitution and instead placing country over partisan interests, Democrats wouldn’t have been talking about impeachment since Trump set foot in the Oval Office.

Why House Democrats REALLY Brought Articles of Impeachment Against Trump

Democrats brought impeachment articles against Trump because they fear facing him in 2020 and need to appease the radicals within their party. Higher-ups within the party know that any candidate they nominate will be obliterated by the president in a general election.

Earlier this year, Pelosi lamented over the divisiveness of impeachment and stated that there needs to be bipartisan support for it. However, after ongoing backlash from progressives, the House Speaker promptly shifted gears.

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This is all very transparent and it’s only a matter of time before this sham crumbles yet again. If House Democrats don’t fail to secure the necessary votes to pass things onto the Senate, the Senate will absolutely acquit this president…and rightfully so.

Do you think Mitch McConnell is right about the Senate? Let us know in the comments section below!

Elizabeth Warren Gets Desperate as Her Campaign Crumbles

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2020 Democrat Elizabeth Warren is running an interesting campaign to become the next president.

In many ways, she aligns with Bernie Sanders and unlike some of her rivals, Warren has made no moves to brand herself as moderate. In fact, like Sanders, Warren proudly embraces being as extreme and far-left as possible.

A considerable faction of the Democrat Party has somehow convinced themselves that this is the best strategy for defeating President Trump and regaining power.

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Despite Warren’s similarities with Sanders, she has consistently trailed behind him. Reports from Fox News furthermore confirm that Warren is gradually backing away from Medicare-for-All as her campaign continues to tank.

Why Warren Shifted Gears on Her Medicare-for-All Support

The 2020 Democrat landed in a considerable amount of hot water for outrightly lying about Medicare-for-All. While even Sanders admitted that this plan would raise taxes on the middle class, Warren couldn’t follow suit. Instead, she parroted the tired left-wing lie which asserted that only the wealthy would see a tax hike.

As Warren travels across the country, she’s not only toning down the Medicare-for-All support, but also engaging in more face-to-face interactions with Democrat voters. This largely includes taking more questions, although the strategy backfired on Warren during her time in New Hampshire.

When asked about her prior lies of being Native American, Warren was forced to admit that she’s not a “person of color” or a “citizen of a tribe.” The 2020 Democrat moreover went on to assert that she’s apologized for “harm” that she’s inflicted upon “tribal citizenship, tribal sovereignty.”

What’s Next for Warren?

Earlier this month, Joe Biden stated that Warren makes his list of possible running mates if he wins the Democrat Party’s nomination. With weeks left until primary voting, Warren will continue attempts to further what’s left of her presidential campaign.

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At this time, she does qualify to appear on the sixth Democrat debate stage; that debate will take place on December 19. Warren will join Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, Pete Buttigieg, and other qualifying candidates to debate on the various issues.

What do you think about Elizabeth Warren’s shift on Medicare-for-All? Let us know in the comments section below!

Trump/Pence vs. Biden/Warren in 2020?

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As the primary election continues to play out, more and more Americans are wondering which Democrats will go up against President Trump and Vice President Mike Pence in the 2020 general election.

For awhile, it was pretty much widely assumed that Joe Biden would go on to win the nomination. However, in the wake of the former vice president making multiple blunders, chewing on his wife’s fingers, and likening black children to roaches, he’s lost the confidence of some Democrat voters; the polls are a clear indication of this.

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Nevertheless, there are still certain folks who believe that Biden will weasel his way into winning the Democrat Party’s nomination. Biden, himself, apparently is one of those folks; reports from the Washington Examiner confirm that the former vice president is considering Elizabeth Warren as his running mate in the event of him winning the primary election.

Biden on the Possibility of Warren as a Running Mate

During an HBO interview, the 2020 Democrat stated that he would “add Warren to the list” in terms of potential running mates. However, Biden expressed an interest in learning whether or not Warren would consider him as a running mate, if she were to win the nomination instead of him.

Last week in Iowa, Biden also opined that Warren is very “capable” of becoming commander-in-chief, vice president, etc., going on to note her possibilities as “unlimited.”

Over the course of the election, Biden and Warren have clashed with one another on policy, especially regarding healthcare. While the former vice president favors expanding upon Obamacare, Warren aims to completely overhaul the healthcare system with Medicare-for-All. Biden has censured Medicare-for-All, citing it as too expensive, whereas Warren believes that an Obamacare expansion isn’t effective enough.

Why Biden’s Prospective Running Mate Doesn’t Matter

At the end of the day, if Biden wins the nomination, the individual he selects as his running mate won’t matter; he will absolutely be destroyed by President Trump… in debates, in policy, and at the 2020 ballot box. Biden can’t keep track of what state he’s in; furthermore, he lacks the foresight and wisdom not to openly brag about blackmailing the Ukrainian government.

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Biden and Warren may slightly differ on certain policies, but they are both off their rockers and have no business being anywhere near the White House. Trump and Pence, on the other hand, have a proven track record of success and being the champions of the American people.

Do you think Joe Biden will choose Elizabeth Warren as his running mate? Sound off in the comments section below!

Biden Silent About Use of “Roaches” When Discussing Black Children

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Joe Biden’s tendency to put his foot in his mouth continues to generate negative press and a loss of confidence from Democrat voters. The former vice president keeps taking one hit after the other and all of it is of his own making.

Earlier this month, Americans collectively cringed when some of Biden’s 2017 remarks surfaced. In these remarks, Biden talked about allowing young children to play with his blonde leg hair in the water during his time as a lifeguard. However, new attention is being placed on the former vice president’s admission of learning a lot about “roaches.”

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The context of “roaches” is eerie to many people and Biden has yet to explain it. Reports from Breitbart News confirm that certain individuals are wondering whether or not Biden’s use of “roaches” harbors certain racial connotations, given the context.

A Closer Look at the Context of Biden’s Statements and His Time as a Lifeguard

By his own admission, the 2020 Democrat sought a job as a lifeguard in order to get acquainted with black people since he was “a kid from suburbia.” While speaking in Wilmington, Delaware about his time as a lifeguard, Biden went on to note how the black children would play with his leg hair which would turn blonde in the sun.

The former vice president then noted that he “learned a lot about roaches” and enjoyed letting the children jump on his lap. Now, there are questions about how “roaches” pertain to lifeguard duties or Biden allowing children to play with his leg hair, despite the strangeness of the latter.

Biden has yet to come forward, clear the air, or explain his remarks. This is par for the course, however, seeing as the 2020 Democrat tends to make various gaffes and then fail to address why he made them. The candidate’s pattern of this behavior has subsequently raised questions about his mental stability and faculties.

The Double Standard

Biden has a history of not only gaffes, but also questionable remarks. On numerous occasions, Biden has called Trump a racist, but unlike the former vice president, Trump did not work with segregationist senators in order to further his career. The former vice president also marveled over Obama being the “first” and “mainstream” African-American who “looked nice” and spoke properly.

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The reality here is that if President Trump said something even remotely similar to Biden’s remarks about “roaches,” the mainstream media would crucify him. If the president talked about allowing children to play with his blonde leg hair, the press would write him off as insane and senile; yet for some reason, Biden manages to get somewhat of a pass from the media.

What do you make of Biden’s commentary about “roaches?” Do you believe there are underlying, racial connotations? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below!

Bloomberg Lands in Hot Water for Calling Cory Booker “Well-Spoken”

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The launch of billionaire businessman Michael Bloomberg’s 2020 presidential campaign has been interesting, to say the least. The CEO started his bid months after other candidates and has faced accusations of trying to buy the election. This, however, is only the tip of the iceberg that is Bloomberg 2020.

Over the course of Bloomberg’s run, he’s made some very concerning remarks about gun owners. From stating that Americans don’t need guns in the home to vowing action against the “gun lobby,” Bloomberg’s lack of regard for the Second Amendment is deeply apparent and troubling.

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Now, Bloomberg is in hot water once again. Earlier this week, he referred to African-American 2020 candidate Cory Booker as “well-spoken.” This is something which Booker would later state caused him to be “taken aback,” particularly in light of his longterm working relationship with Bloomberg, per reports from Fox News.

Everything You Need to Know About the “Well-Spoken” Comment

Bloomberg’s statement of Booker being “well-spoken” occurred during an interview with CBS This Morning. When asked about the diversity of the 2020 Democrats and Booker’s assessment that there are more billionaire candidates than black candidates, Bloomberg offered an interesting response.

The businessman noted his past work with Booker and stated that both men have endorsed one another in politics. Bloomberg then went on to profess that Booker is “very well-spoken” and has “great ideas.” Shortly thereafter, the billionaire businessman also claimed that “talking to the experts” about the diversity of the current pool of left-wing candidates is preferable to asking him.

The Reaction from Cory Booker

On Friday, Booker explained that Bloomberg’s assessment of him being “well-spoken” caused him to do a double-take. Booker also professed that the businessman’s remarks play into “tired tropes” about black Americans.

Later that day, Bloomberg stated that he shouldn’t have used the word.

So often, liberals accuse conservatives and others of racism; however, if the left were to look within their own ranks, they might be shocked to learn they’re not the pious upholders of righteousness they believe themselves to be. Former President George W. Bush said it best years ago when he called out “the soft bigotry of low expectations.”

What do you think about Michael Bloomberg’s description of Cory Booker? What’s your take on Booker’s response? Let us know in the comments section below!

Biden Forgets Years that Obama was President

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Time and time again, former Vice President Joe Biden continues to show Americans that his mental stability is declining with each passing second. The 2020 Democrat doesn’t know what state he’s in, confuses his years of service as vice president, and messes up on basic facts. Unfortunately, Democrats have allowed Biden to get away with this, largely due to his name recognition and service as Obama’s vice president.

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President Trump was truly accurate when he stated that Obama took Biden “off the trash heap,” but even this can only help Biden so much. In the wake of the 2020 Democrat’s plethora of verbal blunders, stories about hairy legs, and decision to gnaw on his wife’s finger, he’s down in the polls.

Biden may see yet another swift drop, seeing as he recently forgot the years of Obama’s presidency, per reports from The Daily Caller News Foundation.

A Closer Look at Biden’s Latest Slip-Up

The former vice president’s latest embarrassing blunder came when he referenced 1976 as a year of the Obama administration when responding to a question. Shortly thereafter, Biden corrected himself and cited 2014.

As sound-minded Americans know, the Obama administration lasted from 2009 to 2017. Where Biden got 1976 from remains a mystery and it’s a matter which he’s declined to address or provide clarity on. At this point, Biden’s blunders are simply becoming par for the course in this 2020 presidential election.

See for yourself:

In the footage seen above, Biden not only states the incorrect year, but he also stumbles, fumbles, and speaks with very low energy. The fact that Democrat elites are backing Biden and pulling their strings to get him to win the party’s nomination speaks volumes. Either Democrat Party leaders truly are that far gone or they aren’t serious about winning the 2020 election after all.

Trump will rip Biden to shreds in the general election if Democrats are foolish enough to give him the nomination.

Losing the Confidence of Democrat Voters

Biden may have various special interest groups and PACs backing him behind the scenes, but Democrat voters are nervous. They’ve seen what President Trump is like in debates and they’ve seen how Biden can barely make it through two sentences without fumbling. This is a real issue for the Democrat Party.

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At the end of the day, only time will tell whether or not Biden goes on to win his party’s nomination. However, if the polls are any indication, Democrat voters are certainly losing confidence in Biden’s ability to serve as a real, credible threat to President Trump.

What’s your take on Joe Biden’s latest verbal blunder? Sound off in the comments section below!

Pelosi: Trump “Seriously Violated the Constitution”

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The Democrat Party remains bound and determined to stick with their bogus sham of an impeachment inquiry. Over the past few weeks, various witnesses have appeared before Congress and provided different testimonies. Between the noise and fanfare, it’s been made abundantly clear that no quid-pro-quo happened and President Trump did nothing wrong.

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Nevertheless, this isn’t stopping House Democrats from continuing their acts of treason against a duly-elected president. Earlier this morning, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced that she is ordering articles of impeachment against President Trump, as documented by Townhall.

Pelosi’s shift on impeachment occurred after pressure from radical progressives in Congress; earlier this year, the House Speaker cited impeachment as too divisive, stating that there ought to be bipartisan support for it.

Pelosi on Articles on Impeachment

Earlier this morning, Pelosi stood before the nation and slandered the president with one lie after the other. The House Speaker deceitfully professed that President Trump “seriously violated the Constitution” and “abused” power for his own interests. Pelosi didn’t stop there though; she even had the audacity to brand the president as an “enemy” to the nation and allege that he placed America’s national security at risk.

At this point, the lies about Trump, Ukraine, and the nonexistent quid-pro-quo have all gotten to be extremely redundant. The truth of the matter is that Pelosi and other Democrats are scared to face Trump in 2020; they know he will wipe the floor with any nominee they put forward.

Response from Team Trump

Shortly after the House Speaker’s announcement, White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham issued a public statement via Twitter. Grisham professed that Pelosi and the Democrat Party ought to be ashamed of themselves and noted the anticipation of a “fair” Senate trial.

President Trump himself also had some choice words for the do-nothing Democrats and the meritless impeachment crusade which Pelosi and the left remain committed to.

In Trump’s own words:

When this coup falls apart as it inevitably will, the Democrat Party will have effectively sealed their fate and ensure that they lose election after election for decades to come. How sad is it that Democrats would rather tear this nation apart rather than see America win with President Trump as the commander-in-chief?

What do you think about Nancy Pelosi’s decision to move forward with this treasonous impeachment inquiry? Don’t hold back in the comments section below!