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Court Sides with Trump: Blocks New York’s Attempt to Get His Tax Returns

A federal appeals court has sided with Donald Trump and put up a roadblock to stop the State of New York from getting hold of his tax returns.

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A federal appeals court has sided with Donald Trump and put up a roadblock to stop the State of New York from getting hold of his tax returns.

The 2nd Circuit Court of appeals agreed with the President’s attorneys and agreed to delay the release of the documents to New York authorities, according to the New York Post.

The court ruled that the president’s returns can now stay undisclosed until Sept. 25, when they are set to hear the president’s case for barring the state from getting his documents.

The tax documents are being sought by Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance who has been looking for ways to destroy Trump.

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Vance is claiming to be investigating “hush money” Trump paid to women who claimed they intended to release information about sexual encounters they claim to have had with Trump.

Vance later issued a subpoena to Trump’s accounting firm Mazars for eight years of his tax returns.

But Trump’s attorney called the demand a “fishing expedition” and said Vance had no cause to demand the documents.

The president’s attorneys argued that Vance should not be able to “run roughshod” over Trump and said the “the deck was clearly stacked against” Trump in the case.

Liberals have been furious that Trump has refused to reveal his tax returns like other presidential candidates have in the last several cycles.

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Watch Trump Expose Democrats Plan To Destroy America At His Speech On American History

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Watch Trump Expose Democrats Plan To Destroy America At His Speech On American History

President Trump announced yesterday that he was creating the “1776 Commission” to promote patriotism in U.S. education as part of the administration’s efforts to combat the far Left’s agenda of trying to re-write American history.

“Our mission is to defend the legacy of America’s founding, the virtue of America’s heroes, and the nobility of the American character,” Trump said at the White House Conference on American History, hosted at the National Archives Museum. “We must clear away the twisted web of lies in our schools and classrooms, and teach our children the magnificent truth about our country. We want our sons and daughters to know that they are the citizens of the most exceptional nation in the history of the world.”

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President Trump on Thursday announced a federal “1776 Commission” to promote “patriotic education” and accused Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and the New York Times of warping history.

Trump said Democrats and the Times’ “1619 Project” promote an inaccurate version of US history by over-emphasizing race and the legacy of slavery.

“I will soon sign an executive order establishing a national commission to promote patriotic education. It will be called the ‘1776 Commission’,” Trump said in 17-minute speech at the National Archives marking the anniversary of the Constitution’s signing.

The commission “will encourage our educators to teach your children about the miracle of American history and make plans to honor the 250th anniversary of our founding” in 2026, Trump said. More

Teach our children what is in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution and let them read the Federalist Papers so they can decide for themselves exactly what the Founding Fathers were all about.

Our education system needs a massive overhaul…There’s too much push toward teaching kids to take tests and not enough teaching of all the basic subjects for a good well-rounded educational foundation!

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Trump Created a Middle-Class Boom That Helped Women and Minorities Most

A recent editorial in ‘Issues & Insights’ points out that President Trump did more for the middle-class, women, and minorities than any president ever has.

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A recent editorial in Issues & Insights points out that President Donald Trump did more for the middle-class, women, and minorities than any president ever has.

Liberals, Democrats, and the lying press have been claiming that Trump has been bad for women and minorities, but at least on the economy, Issues & Insights says the claim is a flat out lie.

“Not that you’d ever know it from the media blackout, but households have seen the biggest jump in real median income in at least 52 years, I & I wrote in a September 15 editorial.

The staff editorial added that if Trump were a Democrat these “incredible achievements” would be “leading every newspaper and TV news program.”

“The absence press coverage is even more astounding when you consider that the gains were among lower-income families, women, blacks and Hispanics,” the piece continued.

This is unarguably true. If Trump were a Democrat and had done all this, he would be a shoo-in for re-election because the media would be praising him every second of every day.

The editorial included a VERY long list of Trump achievements, including: “Median household income reaches all-time high: In 2019, median household income shot up 6.8%, the biggest annual increase since at least 1967.”

Even more amazing, “The top 5% of households saw their share of total income drop,” they wrote, and “Lower-income families gained the most.”

“The bottom fifth of households saw their incomes climb 10% under Trump. Those in the next fifth saw incomes rise more than 9%,” they said.

Women came away big winner, too:

Women gained ground. The female-to-male earnings ratio – a flawed measure of inequality that is nevertheless a fixation of the left – went from 81.7% in 2017 to 82.3% in 2019. That’s the highest ratio in more than 50 years.

Nearly 3 million women entered the workforce over those years, hitting an all-time high of 52 million. By comparison, 2.1 women million joined the workforce in Obama’s last three years in office.

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Minorities gained more than whites. Whites’ median income climbed 6.8% from 2017 to 2019. Blacks saw median incomes rise more than 10%. Asians more than 15%, Hispanics more than 7%.

The editorial has even more than that, but these are key issues.

Now, why hasn’t the media been telling us about this?

Oh, that’s right, the media isn’t about reporting truth and facts.

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Twitter Allows Fake News Viral Video That Seems To Show Trump Wandering Aimlessly

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The viral video which has racked up more than 3 million views on Twitter, purports to show the president wandering aimlessly. The man who posted the video claims it is evidence of “frontotemporal dementia.”

Update: The tweet has been deleted.

“Trump is lost & disoriented here. His mind goes blank and he doesn’t remember what he’s supposed to do next. He’s deep into his degenerative neurological disease- Frontotemporal dementia- mindlessly lumbering and zigzagging in the grass towards a puddle.”

The longer version of the video, from 2019, shows President Trump is walking towards his wife Melania before they depart in a helicopter.

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But Democrats don’t care if it’s real or not:

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Trump Enemy John Bolton Already Destroyed ‘The Atlantic’s’ Lie About Trump Slamming ‘Loser’ Soldiers

John Bolton set himself up as Trump’s enemy this year, but even his anti-Trump book debunks the lies that Trump hates our fallen soldiers.

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Former UN Ambassador John Bolton set himself up as Trump’s enemy this year, but even his anti-Trump book debunks the lies that Trump hates our fallen soldiers put out by The Atlantic.

On Thursday evening, The Atlantic, a partisan, left-wing rag, floated the “anonymous” claims of sources who said that two years ago Donald Trump called our soldiers fallen in battle nothing but a bunch of “suckers” and “losers.”

First of all, we know this clam is a lie because the magazine says it happened two years ago. And in the climate of “Trump gotchas,” the chances of something this big staying a secret for two years is zero.

If it were true, some Trump hater in the deep state would have leaked these “anonymous” sources long ago to “get” Trump. So, we know this story is crap on that fact alone.

But we don’t need supposition because a Trump hater has already reported the very incident that The Atlantic was pushing on Thursday, and his report has no hint of Trump saying soldiers killed in battle are “losers.”

In his anti-Trump book that came out in June, John bolton had written about the very incident that The Atlantic tried to turn into a Trump attack this week.

One claim by the magazine is that Trump did not want to visit the WWII Aisne-Marne American Cemetery near Paris in May of 2018 because he had no interest in memorializing the “losers” and “suckers” who would get captured or die in battle.

The Aisne-Marne cemetery holds the last resting place of nearly 2,300 American soldiers, including hundreds of U.S. Marines that died in the World War One Battle of Belleau Wood on June 1918.

The Atlantic bases its calumny on claims from four anonymous federal officials.

But in his book, Bolton has a far different story about what happened that day in 2018.

On Saturday, I went to the U.S. Ambassador’s residence, where Trump was staying, to brief him for his bilateral with [French President Emmanuel Macron]. The weather was bad and [former Chief of Staff John Kelly] and I spoke about whether to travel as planned to the Chateau-Thierry Belleau Woods monuments and nearby American Cemeteries, where many U.S. World War I were buried. Marine One’s crew were saying that bad visibility could make it imprudent to chopper to the cemetery. The ceiling was not too low for Marines to fly in combat, but flying POTUS was obviously something very different. If a motorcade were necessary, it could take between ninety and a hundred and twenty minutes each way, along roads that were not exactly freeways, posing an unacceptable risk that we could not get the President out of France quickly enough in case of an emergency. It was a straightforward decision to cancel the visit but very hard for a Marine like Kelly to recommend, having originally been the one to suggest Belleau Wood (an iconic battle in Marine Corps history). Trump agreed, and it was decided that others would drive to the cemetery instead.

The press turned canceling the military visit into a story that Trump was afraid of the rain and took glee in pointing out that other world leaders traveled around during the day. Of course, none of them were President of the United States, but the press didn’t understand that rules for US presidents are different from the rules for 190 other leaders who don’t command the world’s greatest military forces.

Bolton was there for this whole event. And he was part of Trump’s inner circle at the time.

If Trump was going around calling our fallen soldiers “losers” and “suckers,” Bolton would surely have said so in a book where every other page is an attack on the President.

There is another eyewitness to the events on the day in question and she also calls The Atlantic’s fake news story a pack of lies.

Sarah Huckabee Sanders, who was Trump’s press secretary at the time, also said she never heard any such words come out of Trump’s mouth that day. She was also there.

This BS story from The Atlantic is nothing more than a lie thrown at the wall just ahead of the election in hopes that it will hurt the president on Election Day.

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Trump: “Delivered Over 1 Billion Pounds Of Food, Providing More Than 100M Meals” To Americans

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Trump: “Delivered Over 1 Billion Pounds Of Food, Providing More Than 100M Meals” To Americans

President Donald Trump said that we’ve “delivered over 1 billion pounds of food, providing more than 100 million meals” to Americans, when President Trump delivered remarks on farmers to families food box program distribution today.

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Here’s What Trump’s Coronavirus-Relief Executive Orders Will Deliver

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Here’s What Trump’s Coronavirus-Relief Executive Orders Will Deliver

President Donald Trump signed four executive actions to provide Americans financial relief from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic after failed negotiations with Democrats in congress. Democrats have promised to file a legal challenge, citing Congress’ constitutional authority to determine federal spending

$400 weekly federal unemployment aid, assistance to renters and homeowners, payroll tax holiday, and extension of student loan relief.

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Here’s a look at what they would do:

$400 weekly federal unemployment aid.

Trump’s executive action calls for $400-per-week in supplemental unemployment aid. Unemployed people were getting $600-a-week extra until the federal program expired at the end of July.

Trump’s action would require states to pay for 25 percent of the $400 weekly benefit, while the federal government would pick up 75 percent.

Trump would divert up to $44 billion from FEMA’s Disaster Relief Fund to cover the unemployment program.

The extra unemployment help would last until Dec. 6 or until the Disaster Relief Fund balance drops to $25 billion, “whichever occurs first,” according to the White House memo.

This supplemental aid is on top of existing state unemployment benefits. State payments vary widely, from $235 a week maximum in Mississippi to $1,234 in Massachusetts.

Assistance to Renters and Homeowners.

Congress passed the CARES Act in March that issued a 120-day temporary eviction moratorium on renters in federal housing assistance programs or those who live in a property with a federally backed mortgage. That eviction moratorium expired in July.

Trump’s executive action would encourage federal efforts to help renters and homeowners avoid eviction or foreclosure for failing to make their monthly payments. He directs his administration to identify available funds to “provide temporary financial assistance to renters and homeowners who, as a result of the financial hardships caused by COVID-19, are struggling to meet their monthly rental or mortgage obligations.” More

President Donald Trump is just taking away the Nancy Pelosi’s leverage, now he can wait for a deal with them. It’ll be interesting to see. If they do tie these up in court it could cost Democrats the election. Trump has them in a bind. Don’t tie it up in court, people get relief, it may help Trump in November. Tie it up in court and they’re looked at as the party who withheld money from people.

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Top FBI Brass Took ‘Extraordinary’ Steps To Hide Russia Investigation Docs From Trump

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CNN chief legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin revealed in his upcoming book: The FBI took extraordinary – and previously undisclosed – steps to protect its investigations.

From Comey’s first meetings with Trump, shortly after he won the presidency, the FBI director developed misgivings about his new boss’ behavior – about Trump’s demands for “loyalty,” and even more unnerving, his request that the Bureau drop its investigation of Flynn. Comey’s conversations with Trump had been so distressing that the director started writing up contemporaneous summaries of their interactions and sharing them with a handful of top officials at the Bureau. Now, suddenly, Comey was out – and the question arose of what to do with his memos about his conversations with the President.

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Top FBI officials made copies of memos written by former Director James Comey on his meetings with President Donald Trump and hid those copies “in remote locations around the bureau,” aiming to shield them from the administration.

CNN chief legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin revealed the steps FBI brass took to protect its investigation into alleged ties between the Trump administration and Russia in Toobin’s new book, “TRUE CRIMES AND MISDEMEANORS: The Investigation of Donald Trump.” CNN published an excerpt of the book on Thursday.

In early 2017 after Trump took office, then-FBI Director James Comey feared that Trump would quash an ongoing investigation into alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia to influence the 2016 election. The investigation was almost solely based on the debunked Steele dossier.

Comey’s fear drove him to write memos on conversations he had with the president and share those memos with top FBI staff. After Comey’s ouster from the bureau in May 2017, top FBI officials worried that they would be next and took steps to shield the Russia investigation. More

The corrupt FBI is the enemy of the American people. This is the biggest scandal in American political history and the MSM couldn’t care less about it because the Orange Man Bad. Everyone that was involved in this scheme should be in prison.

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