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Daily Fact-Check: Section 3 of the 14th Amendment Makes It Clear Donald Trump Is Barred From Holding Office in The United States
Constitution: No person shall … hold any office … having previously taken an oath… [who] have engaged in insurrection or rebellion … [or] given aid or comfort to the enemies thereof.
In an interview with a local Alabama radio station, Republican Sen. Tommy Tuberville was asked if he believes White nationalists should be allowed in the military. He responded, “I call them Americans.”
Texas resident Amanda Zurawski called out Senators Ted Cruz and John Cornyn after being denied an abortion nearly resulted in her death.
Fox News abruptly announced Monday that its top-rated primetime host Tucker Carlson is leaving the network. The move comes less than a week after Fox agreed to pay $787.5 million to settle a legal battle with Dominion Voting Systems over accusations that its hosts, including Carlson, aired false claims about the 2020 presidential election. Geoff Bennett discussed Fox’s decision with Brian Stelter.
The Republican-led House Judiciary Committee headed to New York for a hearing honing in on Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg. He’s the prosecutor who brought criminal charges against former President Trump. The hearing was billed as a look at Bragg’s record on prosecuting crime, but turned into a back and forth between protesters, witnesses and members of Congress. Lisa Desjardins reports.
Step into the world of political rhetoric, where distorted equivalences roam freely. Join us as we unravel the web of illogical arguments woven by former President Donald Trump. From dismissing white supremacists to climate change denial, Trump’s false equivalences have left an indelible mark on public discourse. In this article, we expose five instances where Trump employed deceptive tactics, blurring the lines of reason and fairness.
Explore the Origins, Success Factors, and Disastrous Outcomes of Christian Nationalism in this in-depth historical analysis. Discover the magnetic pull of this ideology and its impact on society. #ChristianNationalism #Extremism #Authoritarianism
Republicans want you to believe that increased funding and a greater workforce for the IRS means you’ll have tax collectors breaking down your door and taking your money at gunpoint. In the latest installment of Long Story Short, Al Franken takes a look at what that new IRS money is really going towards, including updated technology and more people to handle the complex high-income audits.
Tuesday on the NewsHour, China’s population decreases for the first time in 60 years, highlighting a demographic crisis that could alter the global economy. A Republican candidate who lost his election is arrested for orchestrating shootings targeting Democratic officials in New Mexico. Plus, victims of human trafficking in Nepal who were forced to sell their organs share their harrowing stories.
Jimmy addresses Kevin McCarthy losing the speaker of the House vote again as the House began their fourth day of voting and Prince Harry revealing he had frostbite at Prince William’s wedding.
Republican Rep. Ken Buck of Colorado said he‘s had a “number of conversations” with Rep. Kevin McCarthy and that he told the House GOP leader he needs to make a deal with members who oppose his speakership or step aside.
Fox News host, Sean Hannity, rips on Republicans with a prediction of a ‘clown show’ for the Speaker of the House vote following Kevin McCarthy’s losses. John Iadarola and Jayar Jackson break it down on The Damage Report.
Legal AF host, Michael Popok, reports on breaking news concerning a 4th criminal prosecution against Republican Representative George Santos, this time in brazil for identity theft and fraud, and the likelihood that he will be removed from office.
CNN Chief Congressional Correspondent Manu Raju reports on the Republican infighting over Rep. Kevin McCarthy’s bid for House Speaker.
Jesse reads from and discusses the latest surrounding a letter written by 38 former members of the House of Representatives (20 Democrats & 18 Republicans) who are calling for investigation and action to be taken against House members who aided in the insurrection against the United States at the Capitol on January 6, 2021.
Diehard MAGA fans were furious on Thursday after Trump’s “Major Announcement” turned out to be that he was selling NFT trading cards depicting him in various unrealistic situations. His followers began to attack him, saying that stunts like this are why he’ll never be President in 2024, a sign that even some of his most ardent supporters have caught on to his grift. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.
Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas is You is number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart again, President Biden signed the Respect for Marriage Act protecting same-sex and interracial marriage, we are learning more about what happened leading up to the attack on our Capitol on January 6th, Mark Meadows reportedly texted with 34 Republican lawmakers exchanging ideas and suggestions for how they might be able to overturn the election, Elon Musk is no longer the richest man in the world, Kanye West is still spinning out , and with four days left until Hanukkah we get our annual visit from the Chanucorn.
Seth Meyers’ monologue from Monday, December 12.
In an age of misinformation, Merriam-Webster announced 2022’s word of the year is “gaslighting.”