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Quote: : (Post 12553775) “They may have been phoney in the past, but it’s very real now,” White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said on Friday, quoting the president. Funny how that works :biglaugh: I thought the whole unemployment rate was BS. Not anymore!

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Bad boy from Leicester makes a triumphant return to

#1 The Occupy Wall Street protests has enlarged the spotlight on the financial district’s questionable practices that have contributed to the country’s economic downturn. At a panel discussion called, The Finance Crisis Lessons Learned from Canada and the Way Forward, at the Canadian Embassy in Washington, D.C., Robert Rubin, former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, sat down with Chrystia Freeland and told her what he thinks of the Occupy Wall Street movement. Among her many roles, Ms. ColxF3;n played Al Pacinos zentel bisacodyl price Cuban mother in Scarface. She founded…

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Rachel Maddow calls BS on Pence claim he never knew about Flynn’s Turkish contract

BING NEWS: Rachel Maddow calls BS on Pence claim he never knew about Flynn’s Turkish contract MSNBC host Rachel Maddow continued her investigations into President Donald Trump’s complicated ties to foreign governments. Tonight’s installment was about the tangled web of retired Gen. Michael Flynn’s connections to Russia and now Turkey. NEXT Welcome to Wopular Wopular is an online newspaper rack , giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites. Senh Duong (Founder) CNN , Saturday – 03/11/2017 – 01:36 AM CNN’s Martin Savidge reports…

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Transition knew of Flynn foreign agent filing

Flynn’s Foreign Agent Filing Came Up During White House Transition Lauren Stephenson 7:21 PM, Getty Images “Was the president aware that Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn was acting as a foreign agent when he appointed him to be the national security adviser?” Fox News correspondent John Roberts asked White House press secretary Sean Spicer at a press briefing Thursday. Spicer responded, “I don’t believe that that was known.” But a report published by the Associated Press on Friday says Trump transition attorneys, including now-White House counsel Don McGahn, did know Flynn…

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Obama wiretapping claim: US Justice Department says ‘no comment’ whether Donald Trump is being investigated

The US Justice Department has refused to comment on whether Donald Trump is the subject of an investigation. Speculation mounted that the US leader was being probed after he claimed on Twitter that his predecessor, Barack Obama, had ordered wiretaps on Trump Tower during the presidential campaign. Asked whether Mr Trump is being investigated, a Justice Department official told The New York Times it had “no comment”. This would be standard practice in normal circumstances on the status of any investigation and there is not suggestion that inquiries have been…

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Palestinian president invited to White House to resume peace talks

RAMALLAH, West Bank — A spokesman for Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said the U.S President has invited him to visit the White House to discuss resuming peace talks in a telephone call Friday, the first contact between the two leaders since Trump took office in January. Abbas spokesman Nabil Abu Rdeneh said Abbas received “a very important call” from President Trump in which he was invited to the White House, and that he would attend “very soon.” White House press secretary Sean Spicer confirmed the invitation to Abbas. “We are…

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What is ‘deep state’ and is a shadowy network of Obama holdovers undermining Donald Trump?

What is ‘deep state’ and is a shadowy network of Obama holdovers undermining Donald Trump? Posted , 2017-03-11 Get the top news stories delivered directly to your inbox! Go AG Sessions asks for the resignation of 46 US Attorneys appointed by Obama The Department of Justice announced Friday that Attorney General Jeff Sessions was requesting that 46 remaining US Attorneys appointed by President Obama turn in their resignations. From Fox News: The department said some attorneys, as in prior transitions, already had left the department. The statement said, “the Attorney…

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Flynn, FISA, and FARA: On Foreign Principals and Agents of Foreign Powers

Privacy Paradox: Rethinking Solitude Michael Flynn attends a Trump campaign rally / Gage Skidmore Yesterday, news broke that former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn had been paid $530,000 for his work lobbying for a Turkish firm with connections to that country’s government during the presidential campaign, as revealed by documents Flynn filed with the Department of Justice to register retroactively as a foreign agent under the Foreign Agents Registration Act. Knowledge of Flynn’s connections to Turkey is not new; the Daily Caller first reported on his consulting work and links…

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‘No question’ some government employees are working against Trump, Spicer says

ABC News Radio Off ABC News (WASHINGTON) — White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Friday “there’s no question” that there are people who have “burrowed into” the federal government from the previous administration and are working to oppose the president’s agenda. “There’s no question, when you have eight years of one party in office, that there are people who stay in government, are affiliated with, you know, joined and continue to espouse the agenda of the previous administration,” Spicer told reporters Friday at the White House briefing. “So I…

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Trump elogia reporte de empleos que solía tachar de falso

WASHINGTON (AP) — El presidente Donald Trump ha acogido con beneplácito las cifras oficiales que anteriormente tachaba de “falsas”, en un intento de atribuirse los más recientes reportes de generación de empleos en Estados Unidos. El nuevo gobierno promovió el viernes las estadísticas del Departamento del Trabajo que muestran que los empleadores estadounidenses crearon 235.000 empleos en febrero. La tasa de desempleo bajó de 4,8% a 4,7%. “Grandes noticias para los trabajadores estadounidenses: la economía agregó 235.000 nuevos empleos, la tasa de desempleo cayó a 4,7% en el primer reporte…

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San Diego marijuana businesses worried about possible Trump crackdown

San Diego’s marijuana industry is bracing for a potential crackdown by the Trump administration that could roll back years of steady expansion and prevent the city’s medical dispensaries from adding recreational sales next year. The crackdown fears are fueled by recent comments from administration officials that enforcement of the federal marijuana ban could resume nearly five years after the Obama administration stopped interfering with states that have legalized the drug. While dispensaries and pot farms in the city aren’t shutting down or abandoning expansion plans, they are anxiously waiting to…

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Spicer: WH ‘Trusted’ Flynn on Vetting Transparency

Close Embed this video More videos (1 of 9) « » White House press secretary Sean Spicer dismissed questions on the White House’s role in vetting potential cabinet members after it was revealed that Lt. Gen. Mike Flynn, Trump’s pick for National Security Advisor, needed to register with the government as a foreign agent. Published at 1:58 PM PST on Mar 10, 2017 | Updated at 4:12 PM PST on Mar 10, 2017 Receive the latest politics updates in your inbox Email

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White House Press Corps Now Understands Sean Spicer Only Tells Lies

. At Friday’s press briefing, Sean Spicer’s appalling answer about economic data shows how far we’ve lowered the bar for Der Gropenfürher. As people of reason have long understood, any time Der Gropenfürher’s lips are moving, he is lying. The White House Press Corps now understand the same is true for the members of Der Gropenfürher’s White House staff. With Der Gropenfürher’s past claims that all government reports are lies, White House Press reporters asked whether the current government report indicating lower unemployment and continued growth in the economy was…

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Fox’s Chris Wallace tells Shep Smith it’s ‘Inconceivable’ Trump was unaware of Flynn’s Turkey lobbying

Fox News reporter Chris Wallace on Friday said it was “inconceivable” that Donald Trump was unaware of former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s lobbying work with a company connected to the Turkish government while serving as an adviser on his campaign. Reporters, including Fox’s John Roberts, grilled White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer over reports that a lawyer for Flynn warned the transition team that Trump’s top pick for national security adviser may have to register as a foreign agent. Speaking with host Shep Smith , Wallace said it was…

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Trump, Merkel to discuss NATO, terrorism in upcoming meeting

WASHINGTON (AP) — After accusing German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the campaign trail of “ruining Germany” by welcoming refugees, President Donald Trump will have his first face-to-face meeting with the German leader at the White House on Tuesday. The two were expected to discuss strengthening the NATO alliance, collaborating to fight terrorism and taking steps to resolve the conflict in Ukraine, White House officials said Friday. Trump's first encounter with Merkel will be aimed at building a personal rapport with a European partner who was among former President Barack Obama's…

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Wealthy Would Get Billions in Tax Cuts Under Obamacare Repeal Plan

Wealthy Would Get Billions in Tax Cuts Under Obamacare Repeal Plan The New York Times 3 hrs ago By JESSE DRUCKER Click to expand Replay Video Can President Trump keep his many promises about health care? President Trump has repeatedly promised not to change Medicare or Medicaid benefits, and to provide insurance that covers “everyone.” But now that it’s time to pass legislation, can he deliver on those promises? The Washington Post Spicer: Flynn Acting As Foreign Agent ‘Didn’t Set Off Any Red Flags’ White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer…

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Religious freedom and ‘sanctuary churches’

Religious freedom and ‘sanctuary churches’ Charles C. Haynes 10:02 a.m. ET March 10, 2017 Charles Haynes (Photo: File photo) CONNECT COMMENT EMAIL MORE On Feb. 8, a group of Latino men were leaving an overnight hypothermia shelter at Rising Hope Mission Church in Alexandria, Virginia, when they were surrounded by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers, arrested and taken away in vans. The church’s pastor, Keary Kincannon, worries that ICE is now targeting churches, abandoning long-standing ICE guidelines that treat houses of worship, hospitals and schools as “sensitive areas”…

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The jobs numbers were never phony

The jobs numbers were never phony By Kai Ryssdal • 9 hours ago Related Program: White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer takes questions from reporters during his daily press briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House March 10, 2017 in Washington, DC. Kai Ryssdal

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Spicer answers he’s ‘not aware’ 10 times i…

During the White House press briefing, Press Secretary Sean Spicer claims he is “not aware” over and over again when questioned about the Justice Department’s investigation into President Donald Trump’s wiretapping claim. Continue reading at CNN (via Youtube) →

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