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Home Front: Politix
WA State Fed COVID Money Going to Non-White 'Woke' Political Groups – Including The Bail Project
[PJ] Before cheering on more congressional spending for COVID "relief," the latest news out of Washington State may give you pause.

Your federal COVID "relief" dollars — $900 billion so far, with more on the way — are being spent by some states to fund far-Left political groups, such as The Bail Project—which, as its name suggests, doles out bail money—a soft-on-crime justice lobbying group. As I reported earlier in PJ Media, The Bail Project supports at least one antifa-related group.

In a story for My Northwest, Seattle radio talk host Jason Rantz reports that groups receiving the $12 million in federal COVID funds given to Washington State were required to be run by racial minorities.

Rantz reports that groups led by white people were not allowed to receive money.

Oregon, which has similar guidelines for disbursement, is currently the target of a class-action lawsuit for requiring an unconstitutional race test to receive federal dollars.

Groups that helped the entire swath of community members, but were led by white people, were not given priority for these funds. Rantz linked to a list of those groups, which one might assume would be helpful in divvying up the money for people hard hit by COVID. The groups not given money included an American Legion post, Alliance for Education, Big Brothers and Big Sisters groups, food banks, city ministries, museums, free clinics, and myriad others.

Which groups passed the race-based review? The Council on American Islamic Relations of Washington received $50,000. The Climate Justice Initiative also got some money.

We’re sure that the Seattle World Percussion Society is a great group, but how does giving it $25,000 help fight COVID again?
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/17/2021 02:36 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6598 views] Top|| File under:

#1  I know a guy who goes on and on each day about how he needs the next round of stimulus checks to go out so 1) some people can come buy stuff junk out of his garage and back yard from him and 2) he can use his check to go buy stuff he wants (not stuff he needs to keep body and sould together, mind you.) If it weren't for the people who actually need it, I'd be happy to see no more stimulus just to listen to him whine.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 02/17/2021 9:07 Comments || Top||


Biden NOT ruling out EXECUTIVE action to bypass Congress, get GUN CONTROL: ‘Not afraid of NRA' says Psaki
[Right Scoop] At Tuesday’s press briefing, Jen Psaki was asked twice about Biden instituting draconian gun control (the draconian is implied) and she POINTEDLY chose not to rule out Biden just waving the magic executive action pen to bypass Congress and, oh yeah, that little old silly document weirdos are always worrying about called the UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION.

Check it out. It’s transparent what they’ve got planned.

In the first clip, the reporter asks about timeframe for "common sense" (see? Draconian implied.) gun control going through congress.

"The President [asterisk implied] is somebody throughout his career who has advocated for smart gun safety measures, he has not afraid of standing up to the NRA, he’s done it multiple times and won," she said, without committing to a timeline or even sending through congress at all.

Posted by: Besoeker || 02/17/2021 02:26 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6539 views] Top|| File under:

#1  And they called Trump fascistic.
Posted by: DarthVader || 02/17/2021 8:15 Comments || Top||

#2  Nice insight into the liberal mind. To the left an NGO is an astroturf organization created to ram through policies. They never consider that the NRA isn't the same, but just a group that represents millions and millions of Americans (who vote).

Also, there is the Constitution. I suspect Biden will try to model California's gun laws nationally as a start since they've mostly been tested by law already. Then he can move forward and make bold claims of his accomplishments.
Posted by: rjschwarz || 02/17/2021 8:41 Comments || Top||

#3  not really much substantively that POTUS can legally do

they could begin various voluntary gun registration efforts or something like that and hope to eventually make it mandatory
Posted by: Lord Garth || 02/17/2021 11:13 Comments || Top||

#4  It is 1993 all over again and Biden* doesn't have half Clinton's charm.
Posted by: magpie || 02/17/2021 13:50 Comments || Top||

#5  ...and with the Eva Peron Clone waiting for her time he won't compromise.
Posted by: magpie || 02/17/2021 13:52 Comments || Top||


Ossoff Refuses to Release ‘Further Financial Information' After Controversial Payments Surface Georgia Dem cashed checks from China
[Free Beacon] Even after a number of controversial payments to Jon Ossoff's foreign film company surfaced in September—including one from a Chinese-backed media giant—the Georgia Democrat refused to release additional financial documents from the company.

In a recent interview with the Washington Post, Ossoff declined the outlet's request to "release further financial information" relating to his company, noting that "the particulars of our annual finances are confidential." The refusal comes months after Ossoff quietly disclosed receiving at least $5,000 from PCCW, a Hong Kong-based media corporation owned in part by the Chinese Communist Party.

Ossoff's withholding of financial information could undermine his ability to fend off attacks from his Republican opponent. Senator David Perdue has criticized Ossoff for accepting funds from a "communist Chinese news agency" and called on him to explain "where his money comes from" in an October debate.

Ossoff failed to include the PCCW payment in his May candidate financial disclosure before revealing it nearly two months later in an amended filing. While his campaign initially blamed the discrepancy on a "paperwork oversight," spokeswoman Miryam Lipper later told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the payment was "around $1,000." Senate ethics rules, however, only require candidates to disclose payments exceeding $5,000. Lipper responded by telling the Journal-Constitution that—despite falling below the reporting threshold—the payment was disclosed "in the interest of transparency."
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/17/2021 02:20 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6524 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Translated from Pol-speak: "Yeah, I'm on the take from our enemies. Whaddaya think you're gonna do about it?"
Posted by: Mercutio || 02/17/2021 9:39 Comments || Top||

#2  Learned alot at the knee of his great uncle
Posted by: Omerong Snore6777 || 02/17/2021 12:53 Comments || Top||


Trump sued for Capitol attack under ‘Ku Klux Klan Act’
[IsraelTimes] A senior Democratic congressman sues former US president Donald Trump
...His ancestors didn't own any slaves...
, accusing him of violating the 19th century "Ku Klux Klan Act" by supporting the January 6 attack on the US Capitol.

Bennie Thompson
D, of course, representing Jackson, Mississippi and environs...
accuses Trump, his lawyer Rudy Giuliani, and krazed killer groups the Proud Boys and Oath Keepers of violating the 1871 act by supporting efforts to stop Congress from certifying Joe Foreign Policy Whiz Kid Biden
...Candidate for president in 2020. You're a lyin' dog-faced pony soldier...
as the new US president.

Thompson, who is Black and the chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, cites a law originally created to protect the rights of African Americans after the Civil War and the end of slavery.
Goodness. They must be really desperate to keep The Donald silent if they’re trying something this silly.
The lawsuit is filed in federal court in Washington two days after Trump was acquitted of supporting insurrection in an impeachment trial in the Senate.
Posted by: trailing wife || 02/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6626 views] Top|| File under:

#1  By democrats of all people.
Sponsors of KKK

Idiot democrat.
You are so souless.
Posted by: newc || 02/17/2021 1:11 Comments || Top||

#2  While I'm not a lawyer, I'm having trouble understanding how a civil tort of this nature (which this looks to be), brought by a legislator apparently outside of the normal prosecutorial process (for them), citing law normally prosecuted by the Feds, has standing in any courtroom not presided over by an Obama appointee. Or did I just answer my own question?

David Bonior, redux - the political harassment continues. These cocksuckers need to pay for this but 'Pubs refuse to fight.
Posted by: Raj || 02/17/2021 1:27 Comments || Top||

#3  A No traction case, war of financial attrition against the defendant.
Trump permanently has a home in every TDS dem's head.
Posted by: ThreeShots Hokum5469 || 02/17/2021 1:33 Comments || Top||

#4  Becuz Trump, das why
Posted by: Slans Hupuck9166 || 02/17/2021 2:14 Comments || Top||

#5  It's like they WANT him to run in 2024.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 02/17/2021 3:53 Comments || Top||

#6  Thompson has no standing.
Posted by: Spoter B || 02/17/2021 7:38 Comments || Top||

#7  the legality matters not. this is just creating a talking point so the media can associate Trump with Ku Klux Klan.

that is all.
Posted by: Bob Grorong1136 || 02/17/2021 7:57 Comments || Top||

#8  The low route chosen by the Dem PR machine.
Posted by: Ebbomoger Speaking for Boskone4589 || 02/17/2021 8:33 Comments || Top||

#9  I believe Bob Grorong1136 is correct.

Trump's lawyers should use every opportunity to point out the Slave Owners=Democrats and KKK=Democrat=Democrat.

A lot of folks may not be aware.
Posted by: rjschwarz || 02/17/2021 8:47 Comments || Top||

#10  And the folks arrested for this are turning out to be leftists? Not Trump supporters. Gonna be a show in stupidity.
Posted by: 49 Pan || 02/17/2021 9:19 Comments || Top||

#11  A lot of people do know that southern racist democrats converted to the GOP in the late 70s and early 80s.
Posted by: Omaing Stalag1261 || 02/17/2021 10:12 Comments || Top||

#12  Omaing Stalag1261, that is what they tell themselves but that doesn't make it accurate or supportable by facts.

Throw in an LBJ quote combined with Dem failures in Urban areas and you see a different type of plantation..
Posted by: rjschwarz || 02/17/2021 10:19 Comments || Top||

#13  the legality matters not. this is just creating a talking point so the media can associate Trump with Ku Klux Klan.

Actually, thanks to the bright lights on the Michigan Court of Appeals they can now rely on the Aesop Clause, aka "a man is known by the company he keeps."

That sturdy principle of common law cited by the Michigan judge who wrote the opinion in the Appeals Court's overturning of the conviction for libel in the case of a man who had been falsely accused by the Detroit News as a "leader of the Ku Klux Klan"-- a complete, total fabrication.
Posted by: Chunky Platypus3061 || 02/17/2021 11:02 Comments || Top||

#14  Another frivolous lawsuit to be tossed. Better start prosecuting these frivolous lawsuits as they clog up the judicial system.
Posted by: JohnQC || 02/17/2021 11:43 Comments || Top||

#15  accusing him of violating the 19th century "Ku Klux Klan Act" by supporting the January 6 attack on the US Capitol.

Trump didn't support the riot on Jan. 6th. One would have to be an idiot to get this out of his speech.
Posted by: JohnQC || 02/17/2021 22:31 Comments || Top||

#16  Please don't underestimate how low a moron can sink, you will only succeed in loosing more hair. After all look at Joe.
Posted by: Glerert Tojo7051 || 02/17/2021 22:48 Comments || Top||

#17 
Posted by: Glerert Tojo7051 || 02/17/2021 22:54 Comments || Top||

#18  See he is thinking ---not

Posted by: Glerert Tojo7051 || 02/17/2021 23:12 Comments || Top||


Liberal media fawn over Biden's bedtime, fireplace. Alexa dialogue, and video game-playing
[WND] The establishment media is fawning over President Joe Biden’s early bedtimes, his use of the Oval office fireplace and even his video game-playing habits as we’ve entered into a new era in media coverage of the White House.

While the coverage was vile, antagonistic and many times outright and intentionally dishonest when former President Donald Trump occupied the same position, reporters are now covering up Biden’s disastrous first four weeks by blanketing the 78-year-old with favorable coverage that's beyond parody.

Of course, we knew to a degree with would happen. The activist media told us as much. But so far, some of the recent reports feel like satire.

Rather than focus on those who could lose potentially everything through Biden’s decision to cancel the Keystone XL pipeline with the stroke of a pen, or his community-straining executive orders on immigration, CNN on Monday wrote a story about how Biden sometimes like to put a log on the fire in the White House fireplace before calling a lid and going to sleep.

The network actually framed Biden’s low-energy activities and his schedule as if they were some sort of positive after its self-proclaimed journalists treated Trump, the hardest-working president in recent memory, like dirt.
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6525 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Beyond corrupt, and not redeemable. I'll enjoy telling all of these asswipes 'learn to code' when they get shitcanned, and so will you.
Posted by: Raj || 02/17/2021 1:34 Comments || Top||

#2  I wouldn't trust a single line of code they would write.
Posted by: CrazyFool || 02/17/2021 1:49 Comments || Top||

#3  These asswipes would fuck up a lemonade stand
Posted by: Raj || 02/17/2021 1:51 Comments || Top||

#4  /\ And tax it.
Posted by: Clem || 02/17/2021 6:06 Comments || Top||

#5  I learned from watching my aunt that liberals liked Cuomo's slow, confident, reading of facts. It reminds me of an adult reading to a toddler but that is what they want in leadership, to be treated like a toddler. Which explains the love of Communism.
Posted by: rjschwarz || 02/17/2021 10:22 Comments || Top||


Mayor Bill de Blasio for video pushing NYC arts while city collapses
[The Blaze] Popular podcaster Joe Rogan and other cultural commentators blasted New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio over a video touting the arts and culture — featuring mask-wearing dancers doing interpretive jumps on a street, no less — while the city continues to collapse under the weight of several factors, most notably the coronavirus.

While the dancers do their thing, de Blasio explains that "if we really want to bring back the heart and soul of New York City, we need our arts and culture back, and we need people to see it and feel it, to participate in it" — and for folks to know that the "essence of New York City has not been defeated by the coronavirus."
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6574 views] Top|| File under:

#1  The Metropolitan Museum of Art is looking at a shortfall of up to $150 million and that it has begun conversations with auction houses to explore selling some art to ensure the care of others.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 02/17/2021 9:17 Comments || Top||

#2  De Blasio one of TRANS-DIMENSIONAL LIZARD PEOPLE and a member of the Communist of America.

Posted by: Herb Glart4803 || 02/17/2021 21:00 Comments || Top||

#3  When federal buildings I wander,
Each office I enter, I ponder
That smug anaconda,
Obama's Ananda
Of ominous smirk, the Joeconda.
Posted by: Gomez McCoy6360 || 02/17/2021 21:25 Comments || Top||

#4  And speaking of the aaaarts...

Thick hicks liked to sing Sacred Harp,
While their cool kids all larped as Jean Arp;
Thus ancients raised koi
For the world to enjoy,
And the mods, inbred nondescript carp.
Posted by: Gomez McCoy6360 || 02/17/2021 21:36 Comments || Top||

#5  Not you mods, of course... 'tis a shimmering Kodalisque of creative moderation hereabouts. ;-)
Posted by: Gomez McCoy6360 || 02/17/2021 21:44 Comments || Top||

#6  I mean, you tolerate this, fer chrissakes...

A moment momentous: time froze!
Who knows why Joe's boogerhooks rose --
From his lap to his schnoz,
With no hint of a pause --
Oh-so-quickly to POTUS's nose?

Empathy creation, or what?
Posted by: Gomez McCoy6360 || 02/17/2021 21:56 Comments || Top||


European Analyst: I give her one year to take over.
[Twitter]

The White House Readout, courtesy of No President Biden - Kam Harris
Vice President Kamala Harris spoke today with President Emmanuel Macron of France, and expressed her commitment to strengthening bilateral ties between the United States and France and to revitalizing the transatlantic alliance. Vice President Harris and President Macron agreed on the need for close bilateral and multilateral cooperation to address COVID-19, climate change, and support democracy at home and around the world. They also discussed numerous regional challenges, including those in the Middle East and Africa, and the need to confront them together. The Vice President thanked President Macron for his leadership on the issue of gender equality and for France’s contribution to NASA’s Mars 2020 Perseverance rover.


Posted by: 3dc || 02/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6581 views] Top|| File under: Tin Hat Dictators, Presidents for Life,

#1  Less than that. 3-6 months, tops
Posted by: DarthVader || 02/17/2021 0:33 Comments || Top||

#2  Clownshow.

A power grab by a ludicrous, sneaker-wearing whore that couldn't win a single primary... dropped out with a total of 3% of her party's delegates.
Posted by: Whainter Clolump7584 || 02/17/2021 1:17 Comments || Top||

#3  Who says you can't fuck your way to the top?
Posted by: Raj || 02/17/2021 1:37 Comments || Top||

#4  Who said "sign it anyway" - He wasn't in control on day one - which was 26 days ago - but seems like more.
Posted by: ThreeShots Hokku1331 || 02/17/2021 1:38 Comments || Top||

#5  Biden says Milwaukee is cold as the devil''

You should know, you're his son.
Posted by: Glemble Whaiper7942 || 02/17/2021 2:00 Comments || Top||

#6  Wheeee! I'm making history... tee-hee.
[chews finger and simpers] We're free,
Cuz I'm movin' inside
To play hidin' the Biden,
And that little victim is... meeee!

Bleh. Creepy enough?
Posted by: Gomez McCoy6360 || 02/17/2021 3:38 Comments || Top||

#7  An honest feminist would be appalled that Harris is the first woman President.
Posted by: rjschwarz || 02/17/2021 8:48 Comments || Top||

#8  An honest feminist

????
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 02/17/2021 10:42 Comments || Top||

#9  And couldn't get there without the help of a card cheating man who can't remember if he had his pudding today, that Jill is acting president already.

And in ultra-wokeness, Palosi made mentioning gender against the House rules, so there can't be a first female president.

And every time she opens her mouth, you know why she got the job.

I'm anticipating even less exposure than even what Xiden is getting. I, too, thought they would squeeze a year out of him, but considering all the puff pieces about just wanting to sit around the fire with the grandkids and play video games, I'm thinking soon, very soon. Like reading the Parkland script really confused him as to what year it is soon.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 02/17/2021 12:37 Comments || Top||

#10  Hey, I haven't said anything yet ;-)
Posted by: European Conservative || 02/17/2021 13:06 Comments || Top||

#11  April or August? Place your bets
Posted by: Knuckles Prince of the Swedes3946 || 02/17/2021 14:25 Comments || Top||

#12  Two years if she wants to run in 2028.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 02/17/2021 16:52 Comments || Top||

#13  I'd say it depends on whether the grandkids left their roller skates on the stairs the last time they visited "Pops" place.



Posted by: Rows Ashore6119 || 02/17/2021 20:16 Comments || Top||

#14  Joe has the face of a dementia patient, frankly, from experience, was my late wife's caregiver for 4 years, my late mother's guardian for 6 years, seen it, done it, heard it....
Posted by: Ulolugum Flavimble1596 || 02/17/2021 23:46 Comments || Top||



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