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Video Shows Jim Jordan Saying Trump Will Announce Run “Any Day Now,” Spox Had Denied Jordan Said That

Mediaite reports: On Thursday night, Lauren Windsor of The Undercurrent reported that Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) told her at an event in Iowa that Donald Trump will announce a presidential run “any day now.” Windsor’s report was swiftly denied by a spokesperson for Jordan, who told Politico, “Not true. Mr. Jordan did not say this.” But now we have learned …

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LGBT History Exhibit Yanked From Missouri Capitol After Complaint From Legislative Aide To GOP State Senator

The Kansas City Star reports: Missouri state parks officials have removed an exhibit documenting the LGBT rights movement in Kansas City from the state capitol after complaints from a legislative staffer. The exhibit, titled “Making History: Kansas City and the Rise of Gay Rights” was on display at the Missouri State Museum, which is housed in the first floor of …

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Violence At CA Proud Boys/Straight Pride Rally [VIDEO]

The Modesto Bee reports: Modesto’s third straight pride rally was preceded Saturday morning with an anti-hate event and ended when a fight led to disbursement, road closures and two arrests. About 100 people gathered at 10 a.m. Saturday in Roosevelt Park for a Modesto Stands Against Hate event. It was put on by multiple organizations including MoPride and Stanislaus DSA …

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FBI: Proud Boy Chewed Through 5 Masks During Arrest

The Insider reports: During Daniel Goodwyn’s arrest at his parents’ Texas home on Jan. 29, the FBI learned that at least one individual in the residence believed they had COVID-19, according to court documents filed this week in the US District Court for the District of Columbia. The FBI had asked Goodwyn if he was positive and he refused to …

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Kinzinger: The GOP Needs An “Intervention” On Trump

The Washington Post reports: It wasn’t just the Jan. 6 Capitol riot that led Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R.-Ill.) to start a political action committee aimed at challenging Donald Trump’s hold on the Republican Party. It’s the way most GOP elected officials seem to have moved on. “We’ve got to reject the dark conspiracy theories and lies, reject the division, moving …

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CEO And Wife Posed As Motel Workers To Get Vaccine

The BBC reports: The CEO of a casino company valued at nearly $2bn (£1.6bn) has quit after he and his wife were charged with misleading authorities to get a Covid vaccine. Rod Baker, of the Great Canadian Gaming Corp, and his wife Ekaterina had traveled to the remote northern Yukon territory for the jabs. The region, home to many indigenous …

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FBI Collars Man Who Wore His High School Jacket

The Huffington Post reports: Brian Gundersen, a former varsity football player for Byram Hills High School in North Castle Township, New York, is facing charges after the FBI received tips about a man seen storming the Capitol while wearing a letterman’s jacket. The jacket included the name of his high school and his former jersey number. Federal authorities received a …

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Fox Poll: 68% Of GOP Voters Say Election Was Stolen

Fox News reports: Sixty-eight percent of Republicans believe the election was stolen from President Trump. Among Trump voters, 77 percent think he actually won. And, so do 26 percent of independents and even 10 percent of Democrats. That’s according to the latest Fox News national survey of registered voters. Overall, 36 percent of voters say the election was stolen from …

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NYT: Trump’s “Voter Fraud” Court Battles Are Doomed

The New York Times reports: President Trump’s bellicose pledge to fight the outcome of the election in the courts crashed on Friday into skeptical judges, daunting Electoral College math and a lack of evidence for his claims of fraud. On a day that began with vote tallies in Georgia and Pennsylvania tipping in Biden’s favor, Mr. Trump’s campaign declared, “This …

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Pence-Harris Debate Will Still Happen Next Week

The Associated Press reports: The vice presidential debate between Mike Pence and Kamala Harris next week will go on as scheduled after President Donald Trump tested positive for the coronavirus on Friday. An official with the Commission on Presidential Debates confirmed that no changes are anticipated to the Wednesday night debate in Salt Lake City. Both Pence and Harris underwent …

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Hillary Clinton Focuses On 2020 Turnout In DNC Speech

The Associated Press reports: Hillary Clinton urged Democrats to vote in “overwhelming” numbers in remarks Wednesday night to the Democratic National Convention that at times reflected her bitter loss to Donald Trump four years ago despite winning the popular vote. “Don’t forget: Joe and Kamala can win by 3 million votes and still lose. Take it from me,” the former …

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Trump Accuses Black NASCAR Driver Of Noose “Hoax”

The Sports News reports: The Bubba Wallace story had largely died down in the NASCAR world. That was, of course, until the president of the United States decided to reignite it Monday morning. Donald Trump blasted Wallace in a tweet Monday morning, a week and a half after NASCAR revealed a photo of the rope pull tied in a noose …

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Trump Admin Plans Greatly Expanded Drilling In Alaska

The Hill reports: The Trump administration wants to open up 82 percent of an Alaska reserve for oil and gas leasing, it announced on Thursday. The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) unveiled its plan for oil and gas leasing at the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska. The plan would allow for 18.7 million acres of the approximately 23 million acre …

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Minneapolis Erupts In Violence, Fires, Looting [VIDEO]

The New York Times reports: A violent wave of protests erupted across South Minneapolis overnight Thursday, with the police firing tear gas and rubber bullets as people set buildings on fire and looted stores days after George Floyd, an African-American man, died in police custody. Mr. Floyd, 46, died on Monday after being handcuffed and pinned to the ground by …

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Pakistan Airlines Plane Crashes With 107 Aboard

The BBC reports: A Pakistan International Airlines plane has crashed in Karachi on a flight from Lahore, aviation officials say. The plane, which was reportedly carrying around 99 passengers and eight crew, was flying from Lahore to Jinnah International Airport, one of Pakistan’s busiest airports. Pictures shared on social media show smoke rising from the crash site, a residential area …

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Missouri Cultist Doxes Hundreds Of Lockdown Violation “Snitches” For “Ratting Out Others In The Panic-demic”

The New York Daily News reports: The names of more than 900 tipsters who spoke up about social-distancing violations in Missouri have been splashed all over Facebook — prompting many to fear retaliation, according to a local report. In response to a Sunshine Law request, St. Louis County released a document that included the names and contact information of people …

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China Claims Last Wuhan Patient Has Been Discharged

The Associated Press reports: Wuhan, the city at the center of China’s coronavirus outbreak, has no more hospitalized patients after the last 12 were discharged Sunday, the Hubei province health commission said. Hubei’s remaining patients were all in Wuhan, the provincial capital where the outbreak took the heaviest toll in China. The 3,869 people who died in the city account …

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Trump’s Latest Lie: “I Haven’t Left The WH In Months”

CNN reports: A reporter reminded President Donald Trump that he held campaign rallies in February and March. He responded by suggesting he didn’t recall these rallies — and saying that hasn’t left the White House in “months” except for a coronavirus-related trip to Virginia in late March. Trump’s laughably obvious false claim about his travels was one of several false …

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SD Republican Leaders Seemed Drunk For Virus Session

The Rapid City Journal reports: South Dakota legislators decided Thursday to investigate allegations that Senate Majority Leader Kris Langer was drunk during a meeting earlier this week that involved legislation related to the coronavirus outbreak. Both Langer, a Dell Rapids Republican, and Senate Pro Tempore Brock Greenfield, a Clark Republican, will be under investigation for their conduct during a marathon …

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LIVE VIDEO: White House Coronavirus Briefing

Roll Call reports: Vice President Pence and health officials are set to hold a press briefing Wednesday afternoon to address the Trump administration’s work to combat the coronavirus outbreak. The briefing comes as 11 people have died of coronavirus in the U.S. Officials in California confirmed the state’s first fatality and the country’s first outside Washington state on Wednesday. The …

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