On Monday, Hillary Clinton accused Donald Trump of giving “aid and comfort” to Islamic terrorists, and that terrorists use his rhetoric to recruit fighters. On fighting terrorism, she chastised Trump “I Know How to Do This“. “I’m the only candidate in this race who’s been part of the hard decisions to take terrorists off the battlefield. I have sat at that table in the Situation Room,” said Clinton. Here's our counterclaim: Hillary Clinton not only sponsors terrorism, she is a terrorist.
"Our country is in crisis. Hillary Clinton is manifestly unfit to be president, and her policies would harm millions of Americans. And Donald Trump is the only thing standing in her way. A year ago, I pledged to endorse the Republican nominee, and I am honoring that commitment. And if you don’t want to see a Hillary Clinton presidency, I encourage you to vote for him" - Ted Cruz
Putin, a former KGB agent, “doesn’t have a soul,” Clinton quipped... Is this the sort of starting point you want from a new U.S. President? There’s a reason so many genuine progressives and liberals can’t stomach Hillary Clinton and refuse to vote for her. Sure, there’s the rampant embrace of cronyism and incessant oligarch coddling, but there’s also her penchant for bloodthirsty militarism.
The Fed is "imposing long-term harm for no short-term good here... we've got an inappropriate level of interest rates which is distorting asset markets, blowing bubbles and will eventually end up in inflation."
Texas Governor Greg Abbott threatens to exit the federal refugee program saying that "while many refugees pose no danger, some pose grave danger" and that the "federal government lacks the capability or the will" to tell the difference.
"In order to insulate monetary policy from short-term political pressures and I can say, emphatically that partisan politics plays no role in our decisions about the appropriate stance of monetary policy.... We do not discuss politics at our meetings and we do not take politics into account in our decisions."
"I have decided to earmark $500 million for investments that specifically address the needs of migrants, refugees and host communities. I will invest in startups, established companies, social-impact initiatives and businesses founded by migrants and refugees themselves. Although my main concern is to help migrants and refugees arriving in Europe, I will be looking for good investment ideas that will benefit migrants all over the world."
Thanks to the US support of Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen, which has included not only the bomb recently used on a MSF hospital, but also supplies of white phosphorus, over 3,700 civilians have been killed and some 2.8 million displaced. Since coming to office seven years ago, the Obama administration has made over $115 billion worth of arms sales to the Saudis – more than any other US presidential administration.
The President of "the most transparent administration ever" is shocked at how close the election has become. Having seemed to be try to shame the black community into voting for Hillary (calling it a "personal insult"), CNN reports that President Obama has found another scapegoat - blaming "misinformation" from right-wing websites for the "nail-biter."
According to a DHS report released today, ICE officials identified 858 immigrants from "countries of concern to national security" that were "mistakenly" granted U.S. citizenship though deportation charges were never pursued because the DOJ refused to prosecute the cases.
While luckily this weekend's various terrorist attacks across the nation did not lead to casualties, both presidential candidates have been using the disturbing event to push their political agenda. Earlier today it was Hillary, and now it is Trump's turn who released the following lengthy statement, saying this weekend's attacks in Minneapolis, New York and New Jersey should be a "wake up call for every American", and explain why Trump "proposes extreme vetting for immigrants from troubled."