September 30, 2022

DeSantis Campaign Spokeswoman: Biden Voters on Martha’s Vineyard Should Open Their Summer Homes to Illegal Aliens

President Joe Biden’s supporters on Martha’s Vineyard should open their empty summer homes to shelter newly arrived illegal aliens, a spokeswoman for Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’s (R) reelection campaign says. This week, DeSantis flew about 50 illegal aliens to Martha’s Vineyard — a wealthy enclave of liberals and home to former President Obama who owns…

Poll: 85% New Mexico Voters Support Ending Loose Bail Law Once Backed by Democrat Gov. Lujan Grisham

A wide majority of likely New Mexico voters want to end the state’s loose bail law, which allows accused criminals to be quickly released from jail after their arrests. The law has been on the books since 2017 and was once backed by Democrat Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham. In 2017, voters approved a constitutional amendment…

‘Always a ‘Glitch”: Republicans Reject Facebook’s Reason for Blocking Post Criticizing Biden’s Student Debt Relief Plan

Republicans are not convinced by an explanation offered by Facebook as to why a post criticizing President Joe Biden’s cancelation of student loan debt was taken down by the platform. On Aug. 25,  the House Judiciary GOP in a Twitter post alleged that Facebook blocked it from criticizing Biden’s waiver up to $10,000 in student […]

Opening up a Closed-In Bathroom

By Ed Del Grande From Tribune News Service Q: Hi Ed: We have a small half-bath that feels very closed in. I’d like to have a plumber replace the vanity with a pedestal sink to open up space. Is it possible to replace a vanity with a pedestal sink and what may need to be […]

Epoch Booklist: Recommended Reading for Aug. 26–Sept. 1

This week, we feature a biography of young Louis Braille for children, and an insightful examination of the biomedical field’s rise to power. Fiction The Clue Is in the Call ‘Call for the Dead: A George Smiley Novel’ By John le Carré Le Carré was the spy-master novelist of the 20th century. “Call for the […]

The intensity and the anger from the Mar-a-Lago raid has riled up voters | Markwayne Mullin

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene Introduces Bill To Make ‘Gender Affirming Care’ On Minors A Felony

Republican Georgia Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene introduced legislation Friday to make performing so-called “gender affirming care” procedures on minors a felony.The legislation, known as the “Protect Children’s Innocence Act,” would make any hormonal or sex reassignment surgeries on minors a Class C felony, which is punishable with 10-25 years in prison. A person who underwent any…

James Carville: ‘Majority’ of GOP Voters ‘Really Stupid’ Evil Racists

Democratic consultant and political commentator James Carville said in an interview with The Hill TV that the “majority” of Republican voters are “stupid” and “evil.” Discussing the brand of the Democratic Party, Carville said, “So much of what has happened to my party is we tend to get defined by some over-educated, totally doofus coastal…

Hageman: Cheney Lost Due to Obsessive Focus on Trump When Voters Cared about Inflation, Energy, Illegal Immigration 

On Tuesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Ingraham Angle,” Wyoming Congressional candidate Harriet Hageman (R) stated that her opponent Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) lost in large part because “She’s not focusing on Wyoming. She’s not focusing on our issues. She’s still focusing on an obsession [with] President Trump.” And that inflation, illegal immigration, and energy…

Voters concerned about crime, inflation, immigration | REPORT | ‘Spicer and Co.’

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Poll: Voters More Concerned About Economy than Abortion

More voters are worried about the state of the economy rather than the potential for the Supreme Court to overturn Roe v. Wade, a new Suffolk University/USA Today poll found. The poll results come after an unknown source leaked a Supreme Court draft opinion related to Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, a case centered around Mississippi’s 15-week…

Huntington Beach Voters to Decide Fate of 2 Elected City Positions

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif.—Voters will decide in November whether to give the city council authority to sidestep the elected city attorney by hiring outside legal counsel. The city council voted for the ballot measure June 21, among a few others. Huntington Beach City Attorney Michael Gates told The Epoch Times this would give the city council…

Frank Luntz Dumps Cold Water On Dem Hopes Their Jan. 6th Theater Will Sway Voters

Pollster Frank Luntz told Fox News host Howard Kurtz Sunday that the hearings held by the Jan. 6 Select Committee were not swaying voters against former President Donald Trump.“This has simply not risen to the importance the Democrats thought it would and it’s not doing the damage to the Republican Party that the Democrats thought…

Poll Shows Plurality Of Voters Don’t Trust Dems To Preserve Democracy

A Fox News poll released Wednesday shows a plurality of voters trust the Republican Party more than the Democratic Party with preserving democracy.Forty-six percent of registered voters said they think the Republican Party would do a better job on the “preservation of American democracy,” according to the June poll conducted by Beacon Research and Shaw…

This witch hunt is all about going after Trump supporters and voters | Jim Banks

Inflation More Pressing Issue Than ‘Gun Violence’ for American Voters: Poll

Support for a national ban on “assault weapons” is at an all-time low among American voters, according to a national poll that ranked inflation as a more pressing issue than “gun violence.” According to the national Quinnipiac University Poll of more than 1,000 random adults, 50 percent say they support a national ban on “assault […]

Plastic Eating Worms Show Promise for Plant-Scale Recycling

Researchers at the University of Queensland have found that a common species of worm with a taste for polystyrene may significantly contribute to plastic recycling. The team, led by Dr Chris Rinke from UQ’s School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, found that the Zophobas morio—known as ‘superworm’—enjoys munching on polystyrene and can metabolise it due to […]

Gas Prices Unlikely to Fall Soon, but ‘Nothing’ Suggests Oncoming Recession: Yellen

U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Thursday that gas prices, which just reached $5 a gallon in some U.S. states, were unlikely to fall soon. Yellen also said she expected the U.S. economy to “absolutely” slow down amid the Federal Reserve’s rising interest rates, but that there’s “nothing” to suggest the country would face a […]

Biden’s Approval Rating From Black Voters Plummets

June 04, 2022 10:58 PM ET Black voters’ enthusiasm for President Joe Biden has weakened since he took office, according to a recent poll.The Washington Post/Ipsos poll sampled responses from nearly 1,250 black Americans between April 21 and May 2, 2022, and has a +/- 3.5% margin of error. The poll found that only 23%…

MSNBC’s Reid: FNC’s Carlson Injects ‘Racist Conspiracy Theory’ into Veins of GOP Voters

MSNBC anchor Joy Reid on Monday, during her show “The ReidOut,” accused Fox News host Tucker Carlson of injecting “racist conspiracy theory” into the veins of Republican voters. Discussing replacement theory, Reid said, “No singular voice in right-wing media has done more to elevate this racist conspiracy theory than Tucker, who, even with a new head…

Editor Daily Rundown: Joe Biden Deeply Unpopular With Voters

BIDEN DEEPLY UNPOPULAR WITH VOTERS… WSJ: Biden, Democrats Lose Ground on Key Issues, WSJ Poll FindsWASHINGTON—President Biden and his fellow Democrats have lost ground to Republicans on several of the issues most important to voters, a new Wall Street Journal poll finds, a troubling sign for the party seeking to extend its controlling majority of…

DCCC Polling Shows Swing Voters Don’t Agree with Party’s Aggressive Policies

Recent internal polling from the Democrat Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) showed swing voters across the county believe the party went too far on some of their policies regarding defunding the police, coronavirus restrictions, and border issues. The DCCC polling, first reported by SFGate, showed that 8src percent of swing voters in competitive districts agree that “Democrats in Congress support defunding the…

Poll: Independent Voters Give Donald Trump 7-Point Edge over Joe Biden

Independent voters give former President Donald Trump an edge in a hypothetical 2024 head-to-head matchup against President Joe Biden, a Redfield & Wilton Strategies survey released this week found. “If the candidates for the Presidential Election on November 5, 2024, are as follows, for whom will you vote?” the survey asked, giving voters the choices…

Poll: Most U.S. Voters ‘Support Removing Soft-on-Crime Prosecutors’

M. Marton, E. Risberg, J. Roberson, C. Ruttle, J. Chiu/AP Photo Most voters “support removing soft-on-crime prosecutors” and oppose specific policies of big-city district attorneys like Alvin Bragg in New York, Chesa Boudin in San Francisco, Kim Foxx in Chicago, George Gascon in Los Angeles, and Kim Gardner in St. Louis. Rasmussen Reports, in partnership…

Poll: Majority of Democrat Voters Think Strict Gun Control Doesn’t Affect Crime Levels

A Trafalgar Group poll of likely general election voters from the Democrat Party shows a majority of respondents believe “the strict gun laws in most major cities” do not in any way curb the “current retail crime surge.” The Trafalgar poll was conducted December 17, 2021, through December 22, 2021. The poll showed that 47.1 percent…

Youngkin predicts ‘surprisingly good’ turnout among early voters: ‘We’re going to win’

Republican Virginia gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin told Fox News on Monday that his campaign expects to do “really well” in Tuesday’s highly anticipated gubernatorial race against Democrat Terry McAuliffe, offering a message of unity in a final push to energize voters ahead of the critical showdown. Youngkin told “The Story” host Martha MacCallum that his […]

Pfizer Board Member: CDC Has ‘Confusing’ COVID-19 Booster Messaging

Pfizer board member and former Food and Drug Administration head Scott Gottlieb said federal health officials’ messaging on COVID-19 booster doses is generally unclear. The “confusing messaging” from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding COVID-19 booster shots “may end up being one of the biggest missed opportunities in this pandemic,” Gottlieb told CBS…

Kaiser Permanente, Workers Reach Tentative Deal to Avoid Strike

Kaiser Permanente Healthcare Workers Protest in Anaheim, Calif., on March 24, 2021. (John Fredricks/The Epoch Times) LOS ANGELES—A tentative deal was reached Nov. 13 between Kaiser Permanente and union leaders that will prevent a strike by thousands of nurses and other health care workers who were planning to hit the picket line Nov. 15 at…

Gov. Christie Says Democrats ‘Are Deeply Underwater’ With Independent Voters

Former Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie warned Sunday that the overwhelming drop of Independent voters’ support for Democrats will have consequences in the 2022 midterm elections.“The next election is always the most important election, right? The Democrats went from plus 12 among Independents in 2018 to minus 18 among Independents in our poll,” Christie…

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