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Don midwest
Don midwest

Biden vs Elizabeth Warren

this was posted in a DK/TOP diary that pointed out the $1.5T student debt

this knocks out young voters, and those into the 40’s or more

NYCVG
NYCVG

IMHO, Joe,”Banks”Biden’s support of the anti-bankruptcy bill concerning student debt will be his undoing.

If you have credit card debt you are able to declare bankruptcy and rebuild your credit. Eventually.

Student Debt, OTOH follows you for life.

Biden did that. He will pay.

LieparDestin

Thanks jcity. I was in the midst of making some changes when our host went down so it made a mess of my morning.

Ill be back to trying to get that BNR jar link over onto the sidebar after work, as well as a few other little changes.

LieparDestin

LieparDestin

Leu2500
Leu2500
polarbear4

Don midwest
Don midwest

great news!

they thought that money could give them love

is this a form or payola?

bribery?

pay to play?

for sure it is an attempt to maintain control

polarbear4

So this is now, too. Saudis threatening to drop petrodollar—still unlikely tho.

magsview

I can only imagine the tantrum DT would have!

I also believe it would be unlikely-maybe SA using as threat to get something? Something like higher oil prices? I hope that doesn’t force DT’s hand vis-a-vis Venezuela.

LieparDestin

In another example of the world seemingly catering content specifically to me and my interests

Lowkey ft Noam Chomsky..

https://youtu.be/W-7Kzj-TF_U

magsview

🙂

polarbear4

“Joe Biden once publicly bragged about getting a prosecutor fired in Ukraine. Turns out, this prosecutor led a corruption probe into a gas company, which had Biden’s son as a board member (by pure coincidence, he joined the company after the regime change).”

Since tweets don’t seem to be showing up, I’m including some quotes from the tweets. Let me know if they are showing up for the rest of you. All I’m seeing are the links, even after refreshing.

Don midwest
Don midwest

rule of law

means, support of the lawless?

since Biden was a long term chair of senate judiciary committee, does he have a long record speaking about the right wing take over of the judiciary?

magsview

I saw an article about this yesterday. If it smells corrupt, then….?

This is the sort of thing that Republicans would use to their advantage if Biden was the nominee.

Joe Biden & Son exposed in massive Ukraine fracking corruption scandal (Video)

Joe Biden appears to have made a major tactical error last year when he bragged to an audience of foreign policy experts how he threatened to hurl Ukraine into bankruptcy if their top prosecutor, General Viktor Shokin, wasn’t immediately fired, according to The Hill‘s John Solomon.

In his own words, with video cameras rolling, Biden described how he threatened Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in March 2016 that the Obama administration would pull $1 billion in U.S. loan guarantees, sending the former Soviet republic toward insolvency, if it didn’t immediately fire Prosecutor General Viktor Shokin. –The Hill

“I said, ‘You’re not getting the billion.’ I’m going to be leaving here in, I think it was about six hours. I looked at them and said: ‘I’m leaving in six hours. If the prosecutor is not fired, you’re not getting the money,’” bragged Biden, recalling the conversation with Poroshenko.

“Well, son of a bitch, he got fired. And they put in place someone who was solid at the time,” Biden said at the Council on Foreign Relations event – while insisting that former president Obama was complicit in the threat.

I don’t think Biden has what it takes to be a good President.

And why would Biden want the “son of a bitch” fired?

In what must be an amazing coincidence, the prosecutor was leading a wide-ranging corruption investigation into a natural gas firm – which Biden’s son, Hunter, sat on the board of directors.

https://theduran.com/joe-biden-son-exposed-in-massive-ukraine-fracking-corruption-scandal-video/

wi61

Uncle Joe gonna have some spla’nin to do on this one. The R ads will be relentless.

LieparDestin

LieparDestin

Tweets arent embedding for me so will have to look into that this afternoon as well

polarbear4

Phone #s for Assange advocacy.

Benny

Wow, MSNBC is showing Bernie’s speech to NAN without interruption.

Benny

He reveals that he met with some students at Howard University yesterday.

Benny

Leu2500
Leu2500

NAN’s livestream. Warren speaking now. You might be able to scroll back to Bernie, who spoke before Warren. https://livestream.com/nationalactionnetwork/events/8628745

Leu2500
Leu2500
wi61

What the HELL!!!!!, you did say MSNBC right!!!!!!

polarbear4

When do progressive dems decide to join Bernie‘s party? Dems ❤️war, even after trillions go unaccounted for.

As expected, the Pentagon emerges a big winner from a House Budget Committee markup yesterday: https://t.co/2DT2dpcO6F

— Matt Taibbi (@mtaibbi) April 4, 2019

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polarbear4

I used the “embed” option—better.

polarbear4

Get a load of this from today's Morning Joe.

Mark Halperin (yes, I know, that Mark 🥵) suggesting Bernie could lock up the nomination in MARCH.

(Also, Midwest states, sounds like Bernie's coming to see you soon, so heads-up!) #Bernie2020 pic.twitter.com/lz6TI5iFHx

— HootHootBerns🌹🐦 (@HootHootBerns) April 5, 2019

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LieparDestin

https://thehill.com/hilltv/rising/437544-election-analyst-says-sanders-could-have-more-staying-power-than-sanders-in

Election analyst Kyle Kondik told Hill.TV’s “Rising” on Friday that Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) will likely have more staying power in the 2020 race than Joe Biden if the former vice president launches another White House bid.

“I guess the thought is that Biden is almost like a balloon and that once he actually becomes a candidate, the balloon punctures and all of these things come out about him,” Kondik, managing editor of the political website Sabato’s Crystal Ball, told hosts Buck Sexton and Krystal Ball. “But maybe that’s not true, maybe he does have staying power.”

“I think Sanders may have more staying power because I think at least he has an established base he can bring from 2016 that he can bring with him,” he said. 

“Even if his so-called floor is 20-25 percent, a lot of people were saying that about Donald Trump in 2016, too, and that floor kept going up, and no one was able to pull a lot of support from him,” Kondik added. “If Sanders is to win the nomination, maybe that’s how it will work for him, too.”

wi61

Don’t fall for that nonsense as the DNCC,DNC and their donors will pull out everything they can to stop Bernie. Now their touting this crap to make Berners think we got the nomination in the bag.

polarbear4

Don’t bully me, bro.

‘Republican Senator John Kennedy suggests someone could be ‘killed’ if unredacted Mueller Report is released’ @GOP 🙄https://t.co/PNNKIWRgg1

— RynheartTheReluctant (@TheRynheart) April 5, 2019

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LieparDestin

polarbear4

Good article on how important the powers that set the agenda are. And how Americans go for Bernie’s ideas.

The Radical Left’s Agenda Is More Popular Than the Mainstream GOP’s https://t.co/bZefeW8IcE via @intelligencer

— Luke Savage (@LukewSavage) April 5, 2019

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polarbear4

TOMORROW 🔥
Sat. April 6
Town Meeting in Muscatine!
RSVP : https://t.co/e1lRoDPlj8 #BernieInMuscatine #BernieInIowa#NotMeUs #Bernie2020

(Don't Miss Bernie's Davenport Rally Tonight)💥 pic.twitter.com/34eDmle3YU

— 🌹SaveMainSt For Bernie (@savemain_st) April 5, 2019

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Leu2500
Leu2500

April 27 is organizing house party day.

If there's ever been a time in our history when people must stand together in the fight for justice—now is that time. If…

Posted by Bernie Sanders on Friday, April 5, 2019

Leu2500
Leu2500

If there's ever been a time in our history when people must stand together in the fight for justice—now is that time. If…

Posted by Bernie Sanders on Friday, April 5, 2019

Leu2500
Leu2500

And links are not working. See fb.

Leu2500
Leu2500

Lol! We have the next installment in the WaPost’s delusional PowerPost rankings of the Democratic candidates. After polling, 1st quarter fund raising numbers, and dings to Biden, their #1 candidate, up 2 positions, is…Kamala Harris. lol lol!

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2019/04/05/joe-biden-is-getting-dragged-down-by-his-own-hands/?utm_term=.3801a6bb4de7

There is no rationale presented for Harris’s improvement. But what it looks like is they had to drop Biden from #1. But since they don’t want Bernie to be #1, they simply switched Harris for Biden. What a joke.

polarbear4

desperate measures. Joe’s in trouble and Kamala’s got Hillary’s donors now. Move ‘er up! I’d laugh harder if I didn’t know a lot of people still believe them.

Still, 😂😂😂🤣😂

orlbucfan

WAPO, Bezos’ rag of choice.

orlbucfan

T and R, jcb!! LD: one of the usual excellent TPW/BNR suspects aka jcb stepped right up to help out when you sent out the ‘SOS’ 🙂 on site trouble. What a difference from 4 years ago, huh? 🙂

LieparDestin

I know tweets are not working at the moment so youll have to click this… but its worth it

Check out @JordanUhl’s Tweet: https://twitter.com/JordanUhl/status/1114198758525472768?s=09

polarbear4

You can use the embed button and it helps.

magsview

Let’s see if this works. Two fun pics.

Bernie backstage at the Apollo pic.twitter.com/jRg24Mrimb

— arianna jones (@ariannaijones) April 5, 2019

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polarbear4

That’s my man.

polarbear4

A bear cub and a fawn.

Beautiful to see baby Bear and baby Deer playing with each other pic.twitter.com/JQgFLdDXZJ

— 🌿Nature Is Marvelous🌾 (@marveIousnature) April 5, 2019

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polarbear4
polarbear4

Rally YouTube Fox

polarbear4

Doesn’t seem to really be live I went away and came back and is she still singing the Star-Spangled Banner

polarbear4

But to spend that money – money that could help tens of millions of people struggling with healthcare, rent, tuition, etc. – on "angering Putin" is unconscionable. America is currently a starving, diseased man with the world's best shield – what's the point of all that defense?

— Mike Gravel (@MikeGravel) April 5, 2019

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polarbear4

Morning Joe. Bernie’s path. Still have to slip in “ problem with blacks” unflattering photo, etc. More like a call to arms than a wow! But interesting to hear these righties.

polarbear4

Interesting they are trying to paint it like ‘he’ll win California because of money’ though. BS he’ll win California because of his policies and subsequent supporters. Money is the by product not the reason. PS Bernie will beat Trump in one of the biggest landslides in history!

— Aussie for Bernie Sanders 🇦🇺 (@HereBernie) April 6, 2019

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polarbear4

Shoot. Must so many be such yuge disappointments?

Why is @staceyabrams giving keynote speech at Koch/Devos/Dow Chemical-funded Macinaw Center? Macinaw idolizes union-busting, climate-change denial, and is a member of ALEC's rightwing shadow government. Same question goes to my old friend @donnabrazile! https://t.co/9XH7VKz3ii

— Jordan (@JordanChariton) April 5, 2019

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polarbear4

A President+Sec of State collectively earn about $700k. Book deals can probably bump that up to $5M at the most. Where’s the additional $22M coming from? Do shitlibs actually *question* the substance of what’s in the tax returns, or do they just want to stare at them? 🤔 https://t.co/mV2hBgYVDo

— 🌹🌹Jay Deshpande🌹🌹 (@jaydesh93) April 6, 2019

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polarbear4

Pelosi calls Wendell Primus, her staffer who gets busted like once a week shitting on single payer, “probably the most progressive staff person on Capitol Hill.

Lol, Wendell go on Chapo. https://t.co/QYaOeb7psI

— Every Billionaire Is A Policy Failure (@DanRiffle) April 5, 2019

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polarbear4

Jeesh! @CheriBustos better tool up. We've had 11 calls offering in-kind top talent to any reasonable Dem in IL-17 to Primary her. 23 Calls from potential Primary Candidates Nationwide. Thanks for the business @CheriBustos #DCCCBlacklist #PrimaryBustos #LaResistenciaBustos pic.twitter.com/odhdCUFszC

— DRSChicago (@DRSChicagoLLC) April 6, 2019

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polarbear4

The only big losers of #SinglePayer healthcare are the private insurance companieshttps://t.co/Jx0EcRYIhR

— Common Dreams (@commondreams) April 5, 2019

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polarbear4

Join our #EarthDay online conference and you will be among the first in the world to get access to our social network for climate action.

Confirmed: Jeffrey D. Sachs, Per E Stoknes, Katharine Hayhoe, Jamie Margolin, Kate Raworth and Sweta Chakrabortyhttps://t.co/cZArA7dybj

— We Don't Have Time (@WeDontHaveTime0) April 1, 2019

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polarbear4

Last Julian!

Julian Assange now in police custody in London, persecuted for publishing leaks of official corruption & war crimes, smeared with lies by US intel liars. 1st Amendment is supposed to protect publishers & press freedoms, but it’s no match for deep state criminals. Welcome to 1984. pic.twitter.com/7nxd9nZSZO

— Tim Canova (@Tim_Canova) April 6, 2019

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