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Federal Government Denies North Dakota Reimbursement For DAPL Protests

The federal government denied a $38 million reimbursement request from Governor Doug Burgum for the eight month long protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline Spokesperson for Burgum said on Wednesday that the disaster declaration submitted in April was denied weeks later $20 million of the requested $38 million is said to have gone to law enforcement salaries and overtime The ...

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James Thompson may be the beginning of the end for a Republican-led Kansas

James Thompson shook up the entire Republican Party in a special election for the 4th Congressional District in the State of Kansas Ron Estes won the election with 52.5 percent of the vote compared to Thompson’s 45.7 percent The Republican Party made a last minute donation of $120,000 for a smear campaign against Thompson President Donald Trump made a “robocall” ...

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Drums of World War Beat Louder as Russia, Iran Warn US Against Aggression in Syria

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The U.S. retaliated against Syria for an deadly alleged chemical weapons attack approved by President Bashar al-Assad. Russia warned Washington is now ‘a step away from war.’ Tehran and Moscow have demanded an independent probe into the alleged assault. Mainstream media parroted the official narrative without demanding proof. As the United States leaps haplessly closer to all-out war in several ...

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Hypocrisy of War: US Airstrikes on Syria Killed Four Children

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U.S. airstrikes in retaliation for an alleged chemical attack killed four children. Nine non-combatant civilians and six Syrian troops were reported casualties. That President Bashar al-Assad carried out the attack hasn’t been proven. Escalating the conflict will result in more deaths, not help the Syrian people. (TFTP) What better way to send a message that terrorist acts against innocent children won’t be ...

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Trump: ‘Nobody Showed Up to Fight’ DAPL, Which Apparently ‘Isn’t Controversial,’ Anyway

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Trump claims ‘nobody showed up to fight’ the Dakota Access Pipeline. The president blithely ignores months of protests and violent attacks by police. He says he hasn’t received one phone call about controversial executive actions. Construction on DAPL will likely resume in a matter of hours. In an apparent pattern of ignoring facts, President Donald Trump met with the press ...

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Did you know federal money cannot be used for abortions

Federal funding for women’s healthcare has not been allowed to pay for abortions since 1976 Trump signs executive order to defund international healthcare clinics that educate, advocate, or perform abortions Due to the Hyde Amendment, federal funding cannot be used for an abortion unless the pregnancy could kill the woman, or is the result of rape or incest The targeted ...

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Morton County Sheriff’s Department requests federal assistance following President Trump’s Dakota Access executive order

Morton County Sheriff’s Department has requested “much-needed law enforcement support and public safety resources” Morton County Sheriff’s Department issued a statement claiming their requests were “ignored by the last administration” Standing Rock Sioux Tribe requested federal help in getting water protectors to leave the Cannon Ball area LaDonna Tamakawastewin Allard refuses to remove the Sacred Stone Camp from her private ...

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