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Rubio: I Will Fight Trump Declaring National Emergency for Border Wall

Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) said President Donald Trump declaring a national emergency to build a wall on the U.S. Mexico border would be a “terrible idea” and that he would fight it. Partial transcript as follows: TODD: You have said you are opposed to the national emergency option. In three weeks, I know you have no appetite on either side of the aisle for another shutdown. So if that’s the only way to keep the government funded, he goes national emergency, how defiant are…

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Angel Wife Dawn Witherspoon: ‘With the Wall, My Husband Would Still Be Here’

Angel Wife Dawn Witherspoon told Breitbart News Editor-in-Chief Alex Marlow that her late husband would still be alive had a southern border wall prevented her husband’s killer from illegally entering the country. She offered her remarks on Tuesday’s edition of SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily. Witherspoon recalled, “My husband Paul Besaw was 36-years-old. He started as a paramedic when he was 18. He went through critical care medic training, flight medic training, field officer training. He trained other medics [and] EMTs. All he ever wanted to do was save lives, and…

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Chuck Schumer, Self-Appointed ‘Guardian’ of Israel, Whips Against Pro-Israel Bill in Senate

Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), who likes to refer to himself as the “guardian” of Israel, is whipping against a pro-Israel bill in the U.S. Senate — as a protest against the ongoing partial government shutdown. Schumer, leader of the minority party, is trying to pressure fellow Democrats to join a filibuster that will prevent Senate Bill 1 from coming up for a vote. The bill, sponsored by Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) with bipartisan support, deals with national security in the Middle East and helps states act against the anti-Israel “boycott,…

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Rubio: ‘Absolutely’ the White House Could Have Handled Shutdown Better

Friday, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) told reporters the Trump administration could have “absolutely” handled the current government shutdown better. Rubio said, “Could the White House have handled this better? Absolutely. I wish they had. I’m not sure it would have prevented a shutdown. These government shutdowns are not an ideal way to function.” Follow Pam Key on Twitter @pamkeyNEN http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/breitbart/~3/macnFXHgLRU/

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David Hogg: Someone Tell Marco Rubio Bible Verses Don’t Protect Kids from Bullets

Student gun control activist David Hogg is asking someone to tell Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) that Bible verses do not protect kids from bullets. Rubio drew the ire of student gun controllers following the February 14, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting. They ridiculed his support of gun rights during a February 21 CNN town hall, booing him and even comparing Rubio to the shooter who carried out the heinous crime. Rubio was also criticized for his relationship with the NRA, and this washed over into attacks against Rubio’s insistence…

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Advocate: International Community ‘Complicit’ in Abuses by Cuba’s ‘Criminal Mafia’ Regime

WASHINGTON, DC — The international community has turned a blind eye to the ongoing human rights abuses committed by Cuba’s communist regime throughout its 60-year tenure, Carlos Ponce, the director for Latin America programs at Freedom House, declared during an event hosted by the Organization of American States (OAS) Friday.  Ponce participated in several panel discussions during the event, which was focused on human rights abuses in Cuba, home to the oldest dictatorship on the Western Hemisphere. The OAS featured over 20 panelists – including experts, witnesses, and former prisoners…

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Marco Rubio Defends ‘American Nationalism’: It’s ‘Deeply Rooted in Morals and Values’

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) defended “American nationalism” in an interview with Fox News Channel host Tucker Carlson Wednesday evening, arguing the political ideology is “deeply rooted in moral and values.” Rubio’s remarks follow French president Emmanuel Macron’s rebuke of nationalism during a centenary commemoration of the First World War Armistice over the weekend, in which he called the ideology a “betrayal of patriotism and “treason.” President Trump declared himself a nationalist during a campaign rally in Houston, Texas with Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX). “A globalist is a person that wants the globe to do well, frankly,…

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Brenda Snipes Defiant: Broward Has ‘Never’ Missed a Deadline, Downplays Past Allegations

Broward County Elections Supervisor Brenda Snipes is confident in the face of questions as to whether her office can count 700,000 ballots by Thursday’s deadline, telling reporters Tuesday that “there has never been a deadline we have missed.” Snipes is overseeing the county’s recount of the midterm elections’ U.S. Senate and governor’s races. WATCH: ‘We will complete the recount. There has never been a deadline we have missed’: Broward Supervisor of Elections Brenda Snipes. @joanmurraycbs4 reports tonight at 5. https://t.co/fGdzpTTcdB @BrowardVotes pic.twitter.com/YLQ9n3O1Dn — CBS4 Miami (@CBSMiami) November 13, 2018 “We have finished…

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Pelosi: ‘Now We Can Talk About’ Comprehensive Amnesty Bill

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said on Thursday that “now” is the time to talk about comprehensive amnesty legislation because Democrats have regained control of the House. Pelosi, who also said she is “100%” sure that she will regain her Speakership, told CNN’s Chris Cuomo that “now we can talk about how we can come together and put together bipartisan comprehensive immigration reform.” Conceding that illegal immigration is a losing issue for Republicans, Pelosi revealed that she suggested to Democrats running for Congress to not get into fights with…

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Florida Official Overseeing Vote Count Destroyed Ballots, Accused of Not Removing Dead Voters from Rolls

The Florida official put in charge of counting votes in Broward County — the most liberal county in the state — for the gubernatorial and Senate race previously destroyed voter ballots, a judge ruled, and was most recently accused of not removing dead voters from the voter rolls. Broward County Board of Elections Supervisor Brenda Snipes is in charge of vote counting in the area and has yet to disclose how many ballots are still not counted despite the election for governor and Senate occurring two days ago. Currently, in the…

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