Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., repeatedly questioned Attorney General Sessions’ integrity during today’s hearing, including asking him about testimony by FBI Director Comey that was apparently leaked from a closed session of the Intelligence Committee. Sessions, though a Southern gentleman, let him have it.
I thought Sen. Wyden came across as a complete snot! Let´s get these make believe hearings over and get busy with the country´s business. There has been enough time and money ($) wasted on this nonsense.
AG Sessions was "my" senator and I hated to lose him, he was the best we´ve had in my lifetime. He truly is a Southern Gentleman, from Alabama, so of course he will be vilified by the oh so superior east coast/left coast liberals. If you´re from Alabama you´re used to it. But we can handle it as Sessions did today. He has more integrity in his little finger than Wyden has in his whole body, including his big mouth. Same goes for that blowhard Kamala Harris, what a piece of work she is.
Sessions is smart as hell and knows what he´s doing. Wyden´s just a gnat to be swatted away. As he was today. Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III took the heat, protected our President and I´m damn proud of him tonight.
A number of the Democrats needed to be put in their place. Another infuriating one was that idiot Kamala Harris. She wouldn´t shut up long enough to let him answer. Finally the chairman put her in her place (and apparently it isn´t the first time he has had to do that).
Wyden is a squirrel. Kamala Harris is going to be the problem for years to come. She isn´t bright and is as ethically-challenged, leftist and nasty as they come. She will get a pass, because...well, you know why.
Today President Trump and his AG Jeff Sessions came away looking very very good indeed. Thank you Washington establishment because the hearing that YOU intended to hammer and embarrass the President backfired. The nation saw what a sterling individual our President chose for this incredibly important post. Congratulations President Trump. God bless you Attorney General Sessions for the excellent job!
Sessions showed Wyden how one puts trash away. That Harris dame is challenged on many fronts...but she shares the same mulatto background as the previous tenant in the Oval. Therefore, no serious reprimands! She is just a loud mouthed vulgar dame!
Until Wyden mans up and moves his Oregon hating spoiled brat wife from NYC to Oregon so he can be in the spirit of the law regarding residence in his district, he is the absolute last person on Earth to ever lecture anyone on integrity.
Once upon a time, brothers-in-law William Procter and James Gamble sold candles and soap. Their 19th-century family business grew into the largest consumer goods conglomerate in the world -- launching the most recognizable brands on our grocery shelves, including Tide, Pampers, Crest, Nyquil and Old Spice. Now, Procter & Gamble want to conquer a new market: identity-politics pandering. Industry marketers aren´t satisfied with selling useful products people want and need. They´re hell-bent on transforming successful businesses into social justice busybodies. P&G´s "My Black is Beautiful" campaign released a new video last week called, "The Talk." It "depicts the inevitable conversations many Black parents
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It´s "Made In America" week in Washington, D.C. You´d think this would be cause for bipartisan celebration. Who could be against highlighting the ingenuity, self-reliance and success of our nation´s homegrown entrepreneurs and manufacturers? Enter Bill Kristol. The entrenched Beltway pundit ridiculed a festive kickoff event on Monday at the White House, where President Donald Trump hosted companies from all 50 states to showcased their American-made products. "Maybe it´s just me," killjoy Kristol tweeted, "but I find something off-putting about turning the White House into an exhibition hall for American tchotchkes." (That´s the Yiddish word for useless trinkets). "Tchotchkes"? Tell
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