Some Members of Green Party Disavow Recount Initiative, Stein Increases $$$ Fundraising Ceiling (Revised)

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CORRECTION: You will note that I changed the title of this post to reflect that “some members” of the Green Party not all have disavowed Jill Stein’s recount initiative.

Pursuant to a twitter notification received, there are those members of the Greens who are taking a neutral stance in which case, the following update beneath this correction may not be true.

 

 

UPDATE: The following tweet is circulating on Twitter. No idea if it is rumor or fact. It is 4:49 a.m. and I need a nap. Please feel free to update in comments section if you hear of anything. Thank you.

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Maryland Senate candidate Margaret Flowers of the Green Party posted an open letter on her website entitled Greens Speak Out on Recount and Our Commitment to an Independent Party which disavows Stein’s recount initiative and any connection thereto by the Greens.

The letter which states, “While we support electoral reforms, including how the vote is counted, we do not support the current recount being undertaken by Jill Stein” was signed by leading members of the Green Party, all of whom are opposed to the recount and Stein’s alliance (although denied) with “two capitalist parties” that serve the interests of the wealthy” (in this instance, the Democratic Party); namely, the DNC and Hillary Clinton.

Greens Speak Out on Recount and Our Commitment to an Independent Party – Excerpt below: (EDITED)

…That is why it is imperative that the Green Party is independent of those parties. We stay independent to give people an alternative to the corruption of two money-based parties. Greens reject donations from corporations and their political action committees to ensure we are accountable to the people and so that the people’s agenda is not superseded by the corporate agenda….

While we support electoral reforms, including how the vote is counted, we do not support the current recount being undertaken by Jill Stein.

The decision to pursue a recount was not made in a democratic or a strategic way, nor did it respect the established decision making processes and structures of the Green Party of the United States (GPUS)….

Read full letter

[Flowers also included a link to google drive for those who wished the sign and/or share the letter.]

Actions that cannot be reversed.

Stein and the Green Party will be forever tainted, concerns of which Stein’s running mate, Alamo Baraka expressed with the Green Party presidential candidate.  Baraka, according to his Facebook post, for reasons that he does not care to make public does not share Stein’s position on the hand recount of electoral votes in PA, MI and WI.

I believe that Dr. Stein sincerely believed that she had an obligation, grounded in her commitment to the principle of election integrity, to mount a challenge to the results in those three states. And while I don’t share that position for reasons that I am not going to try and elaborate on here on Facebook, the notion that her decision was made for any other reason than that is a position that I cannot support. There are many in and outside of the Green Party who support the campaign’s decision to call for a recount. But there are also many Green Party activists and supporters who are opposed to that decision.

It is unfortunate that after waging a courageous campaign to build an independent, principled political opposition to the two racist, capitalist/imperialist parties, the recount effort has resulted in serious questions regarding the motivations of the recount that threatens to damage the standing and reputation of the Green party, its supporters, and activists.

While the above disavowal of Stein’s recount efforts in collusion with Hillary Clinton is officially on record, not only are donations continuing to pour in to the party at Jill2016 #Recount2016, Stein has raised the  ceiling of her fundraising goal (again) from $7,000,000 to $9,500,000.

According to the website, the state of Wisconsin has increased the “initial estimate” of its recount filing fee from $1.1 million to $3.5 million.  See screenshots below.

As of 3 p.m. Tuesday, 11/29/2016, the goal was $7,000,000:

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My last check was 3:30 a.m., 11/30/2016, goal now raised to $9,500,000.

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The language on the website had also been changed (a) reflecting the reason for increasing the ceiling and new cost estimates (which are probably not final).  See screenshots below:

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Regardless of the reason for steadily raising the $$$$ goal, To quote Tyler Durden,   Zero Hedge, “Apparently, the more money she raises the more expensive the recount effort becomes.”

Besides the question as to who exactly the “130,000 small donors” are, Stein must be aware that the optics are bad and while everyone is entitled to their own opinions on the collusion of Stein/Clinton calling for a hand recount in the states of Pennsylvania, Michigan and Wisconsin, one is always reminded that there is malicious intent to everything remotely connected to Hillary Clinton.

Worse than the optics are Stein’s talking points.  They do not hold water.

And as to why Stein would cast her lot with Clinton there by selling her soul and that of the Green Party along with it is besides me.

From Clinton’s perch over the swamp, this grimy politician could care less.  To her, Stein and the Greens are nothing more than collateral damage to be stepped on and over as she plots her rise back to the top.  Soros and her foreign donors demand as much.

 

H/t and a hearty thanks to HocusPocus13.

Suggested reading:  Here’s Why Jill Stein Is Really Doing the Recounts

See my earlier posts:
­­UPDATE: Stein, Clinton’s End Game: Deligitimize Trump,  Nullify Electoral Votes in PA, WI and MI
Fox Business, Lisa Kennedy, exposes Jill Stein as Hillary pawn.
Jill Stein, Hillary Clinton collude to steal election from Donald Trump
Hillary Fights Russian Hacking of Voting Machines Not Hooked Up to the Internet
US election shocker: is this how the vote will be rigged?

UPDATE: Stein, Clinton’s End Game: Deligitimize Trump, Nullify Electoral Votes in PA, WI and MI

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UPDATE:  Media propagandists are distracting Americans with fake news surrounding the collusion of failed 2016 presidential candidates Jill Stein of the Green Party with fellow loser Hillary Clinton.

Not much is being said about what I believe is the true intent of the nefarious deeds of these two hags.

Timing is suspect and intentional.

Stein, a pawn for Hillary and George Soros who are pulling her puppet strings is suddenly in place to sue/push for recounts in Wisconsin and Michigan which will begin Thursday.

Stein is working to force Pennsylvania’s hand as well while Hillary Clinton remains in the background is simply going along for the ride.  Yeah, right.

Fake News pushing the talking point: “what’s everyone so worked up about?”

As they have done for the past 16 months, Communist fake news sites continue to use twisted talking points to mock Donald Trump and his supporters.  A favorite: Why are Trump and his supporters so worked up over the recount efforts?

Where do we begin?

For starters and as mentioned below, Jill Stein began her fundraising efforts in the middle of last week (two weeks after the 2016 presidential election) intentionally throwing a wrench into the process.

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Above amount raised as of 3:15 p.m. 11/29/2016

Stein who continues to rake in the $$$$ is asking for a “hand recount” while fully cognizant that:

  • she had already missed Pennsylvania’s deadline to file for a recount by 48 hours,
  • Stein would also sue if necessary for a recount in Pennsylvania, Michigan, who as it so happens just 24 hours ago, certified Trump the winner and Wisconsin. (Note:  Michigan has already recounted its votes for Stein will force them to repeat the recount.)
  • the recount must be completed by December 9th to be certified by December 13th, six days before the electors meet on December 19th.
  • if Pennsylvania, Michigan and/or Wisconsin misses the deadline, their electoral votes would be nullified.

Considering that Wisconsin’s 2011 statewide election recount of 1.5 million ballots took a month to complete, the possibility exists that with twice as many ballots to be recounted this time around, Wisconsin might miss the deadline.  Stein and Clinton would have been aware of this fact.

If Wisconsin misses the deadline, Trump would lose 10 Electoral College votes down to 296 but according to the Inquisitr:

But two other states, Michigan and Pennsylvania, where Stein plans to demand a recount could cause even more severe turmoil.-

Turmoil meaning that if all three states missed the December 13th deadline as required by federal law, the president-elect would find himself below the 270 electoral votes.

Electors from those states could meet on December 19 regardless, to cast their votes. But in that case, the legitimacy of those votes would likely face legal challenges, before Congress officially counts and finalizes the votes on January 6.

Clinton remains at 232, so if the three states all miss the recount deadline, no candidate would possess the required majority and the election would be thrown to the House of Representatives to decide, with each state delegation receiving one collective vote. The last time that happened was 1824, when the House picked John Quincy Adams over Andrew Jackson, even though Jackson won the popular vote

NEXT – The Distraction.

As reported by American Thinker,

Our good friend Richard Baehr believes this is all about making Mr. Trump illegitimate, especially in the minds of liberals who just can’t believe how the movie ended at 2 A.M. when Pennsylvania spoiled it. After all, some of them  were apparently popping champagne on their way to the Clinton headquarters.

The real problem with recounts is that they don’t change results or explain the sorry state of the Democrat Party….

Crooked Hillary Clinton that the spoils of the 2016 presidential election was hers for the taking as do her supporters, a Democratic Party, Democratic in name only that on Election Day in a matter of a few hours found itself in shambles.  Throw George Soros and the many foreign entities who funded Clinton’s campaign and foundation into the mix and to ignore their malicious intent will be to our own peril.

H/t Thomas Wictor via Jim Hoft, The Gateway Pundit.

What are the odds that Sick Hillary in 2016 is pushing for a 2020 run?  Good luck with that.

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Wisconsin filed, Jill Stein Missed Pennsylvania Recount Deadline by One Week

Green Party’s 2016 presidential candidate, Jill Stein, missed the filing date in Pennsylvania to launch a voter recount by one week….INTENTIONALLY.

Stein initiated a fundraising blitz for the past six days to acquire funds needed to file for a recount of votes in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania and Michigan. Stein raised in four days, $6,369,880.88, nearly double the figure raised during her presidential campaign.

Alleging that it is about election integrity, Stein’s attorney filed suit in Pennsylvania on behalf of 100 petitioners to force the recount. Under Pennsylvania state law, three voters in each precinct must submit a signed affidavit requesting a recount of votes in their precinct.

Philly.com

Lawrence Otter, a lawyer for Stein’s campaign, said individual voters were filing petitions with boards of elections in several counties across the state seeking recounts in their precincts. Voters had already done so in Philadelphia, and Otter said they were expected to do so in Bucks County as well later Monday.

According to the Department of State, there were 9,163 voting precincts in Pennsylvania during the 2016 election. So Stein would need over 27,000 voters to file notarized affidavits, but it’s unclear if that avenue is even still available[…]

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Election integrity, the integrity of a sworn affidavit filed by Stein and Clinton supporters to force a recount means nothing to those without honor. It appears that Stein who filed for a state-wide recount in Wisconsin this past Friday is intent on creating chaos during President-elect, Donald J. Trump’s transition, even worse steal the White House.  TIMING IS SUSPECT.

As posted on Stein’s Recount2016 website is the following:

Today’s new requests for recounts in precincts across Pennsylvania comes amid an unprecedented outpouring of small donations for the effort from across the country. After opening a fundraising drive on November 23, Stein’s campaign has raised $6.5 million toward a goal of $7 million to cover the recount costs. The funds have come from over 137,000 donors with a $46 average donation. The recount funds are being held in a dedicated account, separate from Stein’s Presidential campaign treasury, and will be used to pay for all costs associated with the recounts, including required payments to states, lawyers, volunteer recruitment and other technical assistance….

137,000 donors? Average donation of $46? Who are they?

Stein’s campaign has issued a call for volunteers to observe the recounts in Wisconsin and Michigan and to submit affidavits requesting recounts in Pennsylvania. To volunteer, interested individuals should contact the campaign at http://jill2016.com

While everyone says that there is no direct proof of election fraud but anyone may submit an affidavit stating otherwise. Something stinks.

The recount effort is non-partisan. Stein’s campaign has reached out to the Trump, Clinton, and Johnson campaigns to discuss the recount effort. The Stein recount effort is not coordinating with any other campaign, but other campaigns have indicated they will observe the process. “We welcome the participation of any campaign that wishes to observe the recounts,” said Dr. Stein.

Stein recount effort is not coordinating with any other campaign — Not true. Talk about wordplay. The Clinton campaign has jumped on the bandwagon. Both are colluding to overturn the president-elect’s victory, i.e., the voter’s choice.

While direct evidence of vote tampering or irregularities can only surface through a recount or an audit, experts say the possibility of hacking voting machines of all kinds provide reason for concern. This year sophisticated hackers targeted the voter registration systems of 20 states and got into at least two, Illinois and Arizona. State elections offices’ databases were targeted. The DNC was hacked, along with the personal email of a senior Clinton campaign official. Several states saw overvotes and discrepancies between pre-election polling and the final result.

And if you believe that, I have a bridge to sell you but first, all me to direct you to Independent Sentinel’s post, Hillary Fights Russian Hacking of Voting Machines Not Hooked Up to the Internet and the fact that the CEO’s of the companies responsible for the electronic voting equipment are all Clinton donors and tied to George Soros. See Independent Sentinel’s posts, Nothing to See Here! Soros Is an America-Hating Socialist With Ties to Voting Machines and Oh Good! Soros Friend Could Rig Elections in 16 States.

THE PLOT THICKENS.

Check out my post over at my affiliate site, Fox Business, Lisa Kennedy, exposes Jill Stein as Hillary pawn.

Hillary Fights Russian Hacking of Voting Machines Not Hooked Up to the Internet

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In follow up to Sunday’s post, Jill Stein, Hillary Clinton collude to steal election from Donald Trump, I thought that I’d share the following from Independent Sentinel with you.

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Hillary Clinton retweeted this so her looney followers would know she is still fighting the results even though it “threatens democracy.”

Hillary’s lawyer wrote that the campaign “had not uncovered any actionable evidence of hacking or outside attempts to alter the voting technology” but now that Jill Stein has taken up the effort to order recounts in key states, “we intend to participate in order to ensure the process proceeds in a manner that is fair to all sides.”

The reason they are doing this they claim is because of so-called interference by “Russian state actors” who were allegedly “behind the hacks of the Democratic National Committee and the personal email accounts of Hillary for America campaign officials”. He doesn’t stop with that now-old saw. He refers to a fake article based on a fake news source published on Thursday by the Washington Post claiming “the Russian government was behind much of the “fake news” propaganda”.

In order for the Russians to be behind the fake hacking of electronic voting machines, they would have to be hooked up to the Internet. The voting machines are not hooked up to the Internet[…]

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Jill Stein, Hillary Clinton collude to steal election from Donald Trump

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“It’s been a long night and it’s been a long campaign but I can say, uh, we can wait a little longer, can’t we? There still counting votes and every vote should count….She has done an amazing job and she is not done yet.”

John Podesta, Hillary Clinton Campaign Mgr.,
Jacob Javits Center, NYC 11/09/2016

The above words were spoken by John Podesta on the morning of November 9, 2016 after the presidential election was called for now President-elect, Donald Trump. Hillary Clinton would not concede until late Wednesday morning and supposedly after Barack Obama told Clinton, “you need to concede.”

Since then Obama’s/the DNC’s civilian army of useful idiots have unleashed chaos, violence and destruction of property on the streets of the Unite States while the elite’s media propagandists question the sanity of American voters electing Donald Trump rather than look within. Progressives at the same time refuse to admit that the chaos and division brought about by eight years of an Obama White House and months of attacks from the Clinton camp only offered Americans more of the same.

On Friday, Green Party presidential candidate, Jill Stein, who for months trashed Clinton and Reform Party presidential candidate, Rocky De La Fuente both filed for a recount of the presidential votes in Wisconsin. Wisconsin and any other state that involved in the recounting of votes have until December 13th. In Wisconsin, 2.9 million votes must be recounted with 10 electoral votes up for grabs.

There are plans to file for a recounting in Pennsylvania whose deadline to file is Monday, and Michigan whose deadline to file for a recount of presidential votes is Wednesday.

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Last week, Jill Stein who only raised $3.5 million during the who presidential campaign last week went on a fundraising blitz during which she mysteriously raised as of this posting, $6,016,162 out of her $7,000,000 goal in a matter of days needed to file for recounts in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania and Michigan. So far, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania is covered. Stein is reported to have raised $3 million in one day.  [Source: Jill #Recount2016]

Despite there not being any proof (beneficial to Progressives) of voter fraud, David Cobb, Stein’s campaign manager stated that “The recount was not filed in order to change the election outcome, which is unlikely, nor to favor any one candidate. We are pursuing this recount to verify the integrity of the election result…”

Spoken like a true Progressive. As for Stein who remained silent about claims of voter fraud during the presidential election season, the sellout/loser insists that the call for recounts is all about getting paid off the integrity of the election, After a divisive and painful presidential race, reported hacks into voter and party databases and individual email accounts are causing many American to wonder if our election results are reliable. These concerns need to be investigated before the 2016 presidential election is certified. We deserve elections we can trust.”

With the help of global elites, Stein who in the past week raised twice as much in a matter of days than she did during the entire presidential campaign by bedding down with those have no integrity has proven that she is up for sale and will have no problem reaching her goal which explains the news that broke Saturday afternoon from Marc Elias, legal counsel to Clinton’s campaign that the Clinton team will collaborate with Stein in the recount efforts to steal an election called nearly three weeks ago from President-elect, Donald Trump.

As posted on Elias’ Medium page:

Listening and Responding To Calls for an Audit and Recount

..Over the last few days, officials in the Clinton campaign have received hundreds of messages, emails, and calls urging us to do something, anything, to investigate claims that the election results were hacked and altered in a way to disadvantage Secretary Clinton. The concerns have arisen, in particular, with respect to Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania — three states that together proved decisive in this presidential election and where the combined margin of victory for Donald Trump was merely 107,000 votes.

Because we had not uncovered any actionable evidence of hacking or outside attempts to alter the voting technology, we had not planned to exercise this option ourselves, but now that a recount has been initiated in Wisconsin, we intend to participate in order to ensure the process proceeds in a manner that is fair to all sides. If Jill Stein follows through as she has promised and pursues recounts in Pennsylvania and Michigan, we will take the same approach in those states as well. We do so fully aware that the number of votes separating Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in the closest of these states — Michigan — well exceeds the largest margin ever overcome in a recount. But regardless of the potential to change the outcome in any of the states, we feel it is important, on principle, to ensure our campaign is legally represented in any court proceedings and represented on the ground in order to monitor the recount process itself….

Progressives and their media propagandists are blaming the Russians and “fake news” for the Trump victory. After all, it could not have been fed up Americans who suffered under the past eight years of Barack Obama’s policies. Speaking of which, White House talking points are that the Obama administration is opposed to the recounts. Yeah right.

The lies just keep on coming and as stated by John Podesta in the Jacob Javits Center in NYC, “…we can wait a little longer, can’t we? They’re still counting votes and every vote should count.…She has done an amazing job and she is not done yet.…,” the final endgame is to convince the electors by hook or by crook not to vote for Donald Trump, i.e., to steal the election from the President-elect.

“Every vote should count” meaning, 6.9 million illegal aliens who voted, dead voters, ballots stuffed and newly found votes that will mysteriously pop up where necessary. Progressives are not done yet. Brace yourself, America. Brace yourself.

Whatever happens, Jill Stein, is the pawn. Her job was to light the match. The Clinton campaign will take it from there pouring fuel on the fire to keep it burning.

In the end, having gladly cast her lot and learning nothing from Bernie Sanders (but then Sanders sold out as well), Stein who has $.5 million left over from the campaign will take the fall.

On Stein’s fundraising page, there appears to be a fuzzy math thing going on. According to Law Newz, “What’s even stranger is that she seems to be tinkering with some of the language on her website about the likelihood of a recount. ..” And I thought it was the conspiracy theorist in me. “And interestingly, as more donations started pouring in over the holiday, Stein moved her total fundraising goal to $7 million. She originally had a goal of $2.5 million. She also upped the amount she will need for lawyer’s fees….”

While Stein’s latest goal is $7 million to be put toward a recount which is not guaranteed?

The language to the petition as of November 23rd as follows:

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Below are the changes to Stein’s fundraising page as of Friday and as of this morning:

FRIDAY:

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PRESENTLY modified to read:

If we raise more than what’s needed, the surplus will also go toward election integrity efforts and to promote voting system reform. This is what we did with our surplus in 2004.

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And from another angle. 

Tyler Durden of Zero Hedge, has screenshots of Stein’s evolving fundraising page which speaks  for itself:

Just yesterday we noted that Jill Stein was acting on behalf of Hillary Clinton to raise money for recounts in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania.  As we noted then, we continue to be astonished by the amount of money flowing into the fundraising campaign and would love to see which of Hillary’s mega donors have spent the most on the effort…somehow we suspect this isn’t just a “grassroots organizing” effort as Stein described it.

But, today a new mystery has emerged in Stein’s fundraising efforts.  Apparently, the more money she raises the more expensive the recount effort becomes.  Courtesy of the Wayback Machine we have the following snapshots from her fundraising page over the past couple of days:

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As noted last night by Judge Jeaniine Pirro and Paul Joseph Watson on his YouTube page, recounts are only being called for in state’s won by the President-elect.

 

I predict that everyone reporting the nefarious deeds by Progressives over the coming weeks to deny the President-elect that which he has legally won and earned will be labeled “fake news” sites.  The left is counting on stupid American voters not to recognize what is happening before them.

Thanksgiving Cartoons

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The past election year leading up to the November 8th election stressed everyone out. So, in addition to giving thanks for our blessings and good fortune not to end up with the Crooked One, I decided to lighten up, if only for a day.

Below are a few Thanksgiving cartoons that I ran across while surfing the net earlier today. Enjoy.

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Happy Thanksgiving.

Thanksgiving Song – Mary Chapin Carpenter

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It has been a busy week but I wanted to take a moment to wish everyone, including the men and women serving our nation away from their families wherever they may be a Happy Thanksgiving holiday.  Thank you for your service.

Peace and blessings,

 

H/t Willowdot21.

Racist SPLC claims “Drain the Swamp” meme is racist.

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“Drain the swamp.”  Just do it!

Progressives are digging themselves in deep as in keep digging that hole, man, keep digging that hole.

In one of the latest instances is Ryan Lenz, senior editor of the Southern Poverty Law Center who is now claiming that the phrase “drain the swamp” is racist because so-called white nationalists aka also labeled the “alt-right” now use the term.

See video below:

“So we have a little bit of a two-sided message here.  Yeah, he’s saying stop, but he’s also, you know, giving a wink-wink, nod-nod to the very people he’s asking to step away from their violence.”

CNN’s John Berman pushed back with, “We should note, different phrases can mean different things to different people.”

Really Berman?  Is that the best you could do?  Grow a set, buddy.  Berman should have leaned harder on this SPLC propagandist over bogus claims made and the obvious double standard that SPLC is applying here.

Where was the SPLC in 2007 when Nancy Pelosi said:

“…Today, we will shine a bright light on the linkage between lobbyists and legislators, with legislation that requires an unprecedented level of disclosure.

And in so doing, we keep our promise to drain the swamp that is Washington, D.C., to let sunshine disinfect the Congress.  We have promised the highest ethical standard, and we will deliver it, in an open and honest government.”

Source: Pelosi: ‘With Passage of Lobby Reform, We Draw Back the Curtains, Throw Up the Windows, and Let the Sunshine In’ – Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader (Press Release 07/31/2007)

Of course, then Speaker Pelosi and U. S. Senate majority leader, Harry Reid, went on to infest the swamp even further while covering up endless scandals.  Lobby reform only meant reformation on paper, soundbites and in name only because what followed was the doubling down of an already infested swamp.

The SPLC had no objection to Pelosi’s use of the phrase in 2007 nor did they object when former 2016 Republican Party primary candidate, Dr. Ben Carson used the phrase in an ad last year.  See video below:

In his message to the nation Monday night via YouTube, President-Elect, Donald J. Trump, Trump laid out a few of his plans for the first 100 days, one of which was ethic reform (02:05 of video below).

As part of our plan to drain the swamp, we will impose a five-year ban on executive officials becoming lobbyists after they leave the administration — and a lifetime ban on executive officials lobbying on behalf of a foreign government.

Nothing racist there which leads me to suspect that the 24/7 parsing of the President-Elect’s every word, linking him to so-called white nationalists who like them or not are entitled to free speech and to support the candidate of choice, I accuse Progressives of deflecting as Hillary Clinton did the past 16 months[i].

Finally, Progressives have prospered and skated along for decades by accusing others of racism, sexism, homophobia, Islamophobia, etc. They won elections by labeling and silencing their opposition which such terms and so we now have the “alt-right.”  [See Vassar Bushmill’s, “Right and Alt-Right (a worthy read).”

The 2016 election may very well be the first election in which Progressives lost an election partly based on the very labels and attacks that they refuse to give up on.

While Progressives are wholly invested in the ditch that they continue to dig for others and into which they themselves have fallen, the voters are no longer listening.

Case in point: Everyone in my family except moi are card carrying Democrats and while they did not vote in the 2016 presidential election, by the fourth week of October, they and their friends were themselves using the phrase, “drain the swamp.”

Finally, while many neo-Nazis and KKK members are Democrats and some not, my son and his Democratic buddies are neither.

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[i]             Voters should remain vigilant.  Keep an eye on the man (George Soros) behind the curtain-

(a) Hillary Clinton conceded, but did she?

(b) Votes are still being counted or stuffed

(c) Democratic electors are staging a coup (in the works) for next month’s Electoral College votes while their comrades in the media, Congress and Senate distract the nation will allegations of racism, homophobia, Islamophobia, etc.

(d) At the same, time during a telephone conference this week, the Clinton campaign is being urged to demand a recount in some states, of which ballots continue to be counted.

Cross-posted on Wow! Magazine.

H/t Conservative Treehouse.