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Republican Rep Compares Dead QAnon Rioter To MLK

First, the backstory from earlier this month: Republican Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona is defending a woman who was shot and killed by the Capitol Police as she tried to break into the U.S. House chamber during the Jan. 6 insurrection, saying she was “executed.” At a House hearing on what went wrong that day, Gosar questioned former acting Attorney …

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Extremist GOP Rep Blames Insurrection On Pelosi

Media Matters has the transcript: What I believe is a few bad apples utilized this to their benefit, and it was aided and abetted by leadership. I’ll give you an example. So when President Trump saw the huge gathering the day before, over — across from White House, he initially gave access to 1,000 to 10,000 National Guard troops. The …

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Extremist GOP Rep. Paul Gosar Defends Capitol Rioters As “Peaceful Patriots” Being Harassed By DOJ [VIDEO]

The Associated Press reports: Republican Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona is defending a woman who was shot and killed by the Capitol Police as she tried to break into the U.S. House chamber during the Jan. 6 insurrection, saying she was “executed.” Gosar on Wednesday asked Rosen why Babbitt was “executed” and asked the name of the officer who killed …

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GOP Reps Blast GOP Reps Over Anglo-Saxon Caucus

The Insider reports: Multiple Republican lawmakers have come out against an “America First Caucus” created by their colleagues that emphasizes “Anglo-Saxon political traditions.” Punchbowl News reported Friday the caucus was formed by GOP Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene and Paul Gosar to “follow in President Trump’s footsteps, and potentially step on some toes and sacrifice sacred cows for the good of …

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Republican House Reps Form “Anglo-Saxon” Caucus

The Daily Beast reports: A new caucus tied to Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) and Paul Gosar (R-AZ) has shared a platform with blatantly nativist language, arguing in favor of “uniquely Anglo-Saxon political traditions” and new infrastructure that “befits the progeny of European architecture.” In the document obtained by Punchbowl News, the “America First Caucus” vows to follow in former …

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Insurrectionist GOP Rep Seeks To Shut Down OnlyFans

The Daily Beast reports: Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar paints himself as a free speech advocate, but he’s never seen a sex worker he didn’t want to censor. This week, Gosar, the GOP author of the “Stop Censorship Act of 2020,” penned a letter begging Attorney General Merrick Garland to shut down OnlyFans and investigate the porn platform for violating the …

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Insurrectionist Rep’s Family Calls Him Out In New Ad

The Huffington Post reports: Three siblings of Rep. Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.) say he’s one the key instigators of the deadly Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol carried out by pro-Trump insurrectionists ― and they want him held accountable. “He should have criminal consequences,” one of his brothers, Tim Gosar, said in a video from the conservative group Republican Accountability …

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GOP Rep. Paul Gosar To Appear On QAnon Talk Show

The Arizona Mirror reports: Weeks after Republican Congressman Paul Gosar gave a speech to a gathering of white nationalists, he is scheduled to appear on Patriots’ Soapbox, a leading QAnon talk show. “He has taken a stand against the conservative establishment to support #AmericaFirst and he never wavered,” Radix Verum, host of a show called Digging Deeper on Patriots’ Soapbox, …

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Dem Rep Formally Files For Riot Probe Into 3 GOP Reps

Raw Story reports: Washington Rep. Pramila Jayapal, chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, is demanding an investigation into three House Republicans to examine what she described as their “active roles” in provoking and aiding the deadly January 6 assault on the U.S. Capitol. In six separate letters sent Wednesday to the House Ethics Committee and Office of Congressional Ethics, Jayapal …

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GOP Rep Tweets Slogan Of White Supremacist Group

The Huffington Post reports: Rep. Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.) posted on Twitter the motto of a white nationalist group on Sunday, a little over a week after delivering the keynote address at the group’s conference in Florida. “America First is inevitable” is the motto of the “America First” white nationalist movement headed by the racist and anti-Semitic podcaster Nick Fuentes. Fuentes …

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GOP Rep. Paul Gosar Claims To Oppose “White Racism” Hours After Speaking At White Supremacist Conference

The Washington Post reports: Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-Ariz.) said Saturday that he opposed “white racism,” hours after speaking at a far-right conference whose organizer spoke approvingly of the Capitol insurrection while delivering a white-nationalist speech. “I want to tell you, I denounce . . . white racism,” Gosar said during a panel at the Conservative Political Action Conference. “That’s not appropriate.” …

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GOP House Rep Attends White Supremacist Conference

Medium reports: The far-right subgroup behind the conference calls itself the “America First” movement, deriving its namesake from the title of the broadcasts of extremist live-streamer Nicholas Fuentes, its most prominent figure. America First exists most notably as a fringe movement among conservative social media communities, home to its own micro-industry of influencers, vendors, and broadcasters. Its followers have repeatedly …

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Capitol Rally Organizer: Three GOP Reps Helped Me

The Washington Post reports: Weeks before a mob of President Trump’s supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol, right-wing activist Ali Alexander told his followers that he was planning something big for Jan. 6. Alexander, who organized the “Stop the Steal” movement, said he hatched the plan — coinciding with Congress’s vote to certify the electoral college votes — alongside three GOP …

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Quarantined GOP Rep Jokes About Infecting RBG

Law & Crime reports: Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is 86 years old and a four-time cancer survivor. Rep. Paul Gosar is an Arizona Republican who’s been thinking about “life” and “mortality” while self-quarantining after meeting a person at CPAC who tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19). In a late night tweet on his personal Twitter account, Gosar joked that …

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Quarantined GOP Rep Would Rather “Die In Battle”

Mediaite reports: Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ), who is currently under self-quarantine after coming into contact with an individual who tested positive for the coronavirus during CPAC two weeks ago, tweeted that he’d “rather die gloriously in battle” than from the virus, Monday. Gosar announced he would be under self-quarantine on Sunday after coming under “sustained contact” with an individual who …

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Douchebag GOP Rep Tweets Fake Pic Of Obama And Iranian Leader: The World Is Better Off Without Them

McClatchy reports: Arizona GOP Rep. Paul Gosar tweeted a fake image of a photoshopped meeting between former President Barack Obama and Iran President Hassan Rouhani amid growing tensions with Iran, captioning the post with, “The world is a better place without these guys in power.” Twitter users were quick to point out the photoshopped image Monday afternoon, noting the original …

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Douchebag GOP Rep Celebrates Xmas With 1992 Clip Of Hillary Clinton Being Clobbered By Lighting Rig [VIDEO]

Mediaite reports: Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) spent Christmas Eve celebrating a video of a lighting rig falling on former Secretary of State and First Lady Hillary Clinton during a 1992 interview with 60 Minutes. “Remember the reason for the season! #MerryChristmas” posted Gosar on Twitter, Tuesday, along with a Christmas present emoji and a clip of the rig falling on …

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GOP Rep Calls Democrat A “Porn Loving Whiny Bitch”

Mediaite reports: Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) referred to a Democratic critic on Twitter as a “porn loving whiny bitch” but eventually deleted the insult. “Steve is ignorant of history and a liar,” Gosar tweeted last night in response to Steve Weichert, a former candidate for an Arizona state senate seat, calling the lawmaker a “pig.” In a subsequent tweet fired …

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GOP Rep: My Six Siblings Hate Me Because Obama

Arizona Central reports: U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar acknowledged Monday that “it does sting” that six of his nine siblings appeared in an ad for his political opponent and blamed the attacks on former President Barack Obama. Speaking on “The Mike Broomhead Show” on Phoenix radio station KFYI-AM (550), the four-term Republican fired back at his brothers and sisters for taping …

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VIRAL VIDEO: Six Siblings Of Far-Right Arizona GOP House Rep Denounce Him In Opponent’s Campaign Ad

Talking Points Memo reports: It starts out like any other campaign ad. A rural physician named Grace blames Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) for failing to do “anything to help rural America.” A lawyer named David claims Gosar is “absolutely not working for his district.’ Jennifer, a medical interpreter, laments Gosar’s failure to secure healthcare access for his constituents. Then comes …

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