Why We Love Trump: A Compilation

Robby Starbuck @robbystarbuck on Twitter put together a nice compilation which I’ve transferred here:


Robby Starbuck
@robbystarbuck

•Trump administration will provide HIV prevention drug for free to 200,000 uninsured patients per year for 11 years •All time record sales during the 2019 holidays
•Trump signed an order allowing small businesses to group together when buying insurance to get a better price
•President Trump signed the Preventing Maternal Deaths Act that provides funding for states to develop maternal mortality reviews to better understand maternal complications and identify solutions & largely focuses on reducing the higher mortality rates for Black Americans
•In 2018, President Trump signed the groundbreaking First Step Act, a criminal justice bill which enacted reforms that make our justice system fairer and help former inmates successfully return to society
•The First Step Act’s reforms addressed inequities in sentencing laws that disproportionately harmed Black Americans and reformed mandatory minimums that created unfair outcomes
•The First Step Act expanded judicial discretion in sentencing of non-violent crimes
•Over 90% of those benefitting from the retroactive sentencing reductions in the First Step Act are Black Americans
•The First Step Act provides rehabilitative programs to inmates, helping them successfully rejoin society and not return to crime
•Trump increased funding for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) by more than 14%
•Trump signed legislation forgiving Hurricane Katrina debt that threatened HBCUs
•New single-family home sales are up 31.6% in October 2019 compared to just one year ago
•Made HBCUs a priority by creating the position of executive director of the White House Initiative on HBCUs
•Trump received the Bipartisan Justice Award at a historically black college for his criminal justice reform accomplishments
•The poverty rate fell to a 17-year low of 11.8% under the Trump administration as a result of a jobs-rich environment •Poverty rates for African-Americans and Hispanic-Americans have reached their lowest levels since the U.S. began collecting such data
•Pres. Trump signed a bill that creates five national monuments, expands several national parks, adds 1.3 million acres of wilderness, and permanently reauthorizes the Land and Water Conservation Fund
•Trump’s USDA committed $124 Million to rebuild rural water infrastructure
•Consumer confidence & small business confidence at an all time high
•More than 7 million jobs created since election
•More Americans are now employed than ever recorded before in our history
•More than 400,000 manufacturing jobs created since his election
•Trump appointed 5 openly gay ambassadors
•Trump ordered his openly gay ambassador to Germany, Ric Grenell to lead a global initiative to decriminalize homosexuality across the globe
•Through Trump’s Anti-Trafficking Coordination Team (ACTeam) initiative, Federal law enforcement more than doubled convictions of human traffickers and increased the number of defendants charged by 75% in ACTeam districts
•In 2018, the Department of Justice (DOJ) dismantled an organization that was the internet’s leading source of prostitution-related advertisements resulting in sex trafficking.
•Trump’s OMB published new anti-trafficking guidance for government procurement officials to more effectively combat human trafficking
•Trump’s Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations arrested 1,588 criminals associated with Human Trafficking
•Trump’s Department of Health and Human Services provided funding to support the National Human Trafficking Hotline to identify perpetrators and give victims the help they need
•The hotline identified 16,862 potential human trafficking cases
•Trump’s DOJ provided grants to organizations that support human trafficking victims – serving nearly 9,000 cases from July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018
•The Department of Homeland Security has hired more victim assistance specialists, helping victims get resources and support
•President Trump has called on Congress to pass school choice legislation so that no child is trapped in a failing school because of his or her zip code
•The President signed funding legislation in September 2018 that increased funding for school choice by $42 million
•The tax cuts signed into law by President Trump promote school choice by allowing families to use 529 college savings plans for elementary and secondary education
•Under his leadership ISIS has lost most of their territory and been largely dismantled
•ISIS leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi was killed
•Signed the first Perkins CTE reauthorization since 2006, authorizing more than $1 billion for states each year to fund vocational and career education programs
•Executive order expanding apprenticeship opportunities for students and workers
•President Trump’s issued an Executive Order prohibiting the U.S. government from discriminating against Christians or punishing expressions of faith
•Signed an executive order that allows the government to withhold money from college campuses deemed to be anti-Semitic and who fail to combat anti-Semitism
•President Trump ordered a halt to U.S. tax money going to international organizations that fund or perform abortions
•Trump imposed sanctions on the socialists in Venezuela who have killed their citizens
•Finalized new trade agreement with South Korea •Made a deal with the European Union to increase U.S. energy exports to Europe
•Withdrew the U.S. from the job killing TPP deal
•Secured $250 billion in new trade and investment deals in China and $12 billion in Vietnam
•OK’d up to $12 billion in aid for farmers affected by unfair trade retaliation
•Has had over a dozen US hostages freed, including those Obama could not get freed
•Trump signed the Music Modernization Act, the biggest change to copyright law in decades
•Trump secured Billions that will fund the building of a wall at our southern border
•The Trump Administration is promoting second chance hiring to give former inmates the opportunity to live crime-free lives and find meaningful employment
•Trump’s DOJ and the BOP launched a new “Ready to Work Initiative” to help connect employers directly with former prisoners
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PRESS RELEASE: Pro-TRUMP vs. Impeach Trump Rally -Buffalo NY 21 July 2019

PRESS RELEASE
Contact: United For Trump 2020 on Facebook
Rus Thompson, Co-Organizer
JULY 20, 2019

Pro-TRUMP Gathering Counter-Protest vs. Impeach Trump Rally
in Buffalo NY on July 21, 2019 at 1:00 pm
Bidwell Parkway and Colonial Circle

In response to Grand Island Supervisor and former NY-27 Congressional District candidate Nate MacMurray’s call to impeach the POTUS, many groups felt compelled to counter-protest in response, including (listed alphabetically):
Buffalo and Western New York for Trump
Long Island President Trump Train
Make New York Red
Make New York Red Again
New York For Trump
New York State 2A Forum
Tea New York and who are all united under one group called
United for Trump 2020

Many others across the State of New York share their love and respect for President Donald J. Trump including the 46 of 62 counties that voted for him and the 47 that voted against New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. We represent all those who could not be present.

President Trump made promises and kept them. From the highest GDP to the lowest
unemployment ever, providing relief from tax and regulatory burden to honoring our Military, Police and service agencies, and from making peace with foreign dictators to strengthening our religious liberties and Constitutional protections, President Trump is anything but a disgrace. He is an honorable man, and the massive misinformation campaign to discredit him and those who support him is a pathological, destructive force that preys upon the under-informed, and is antithetical to civil liberty and natural rights.

In the spirit of peaceful disagreement Nate MacMurray will meet with political activist Rus
Thompson halfway, express their considerable friendship and mutually disagree. In light of some prevalent violence perpetrated by groups like Antifa and almost exclusively by the Left, we encourage others to similarly seek common ground or just walk away. Lawlessness is not an option and people can coexist, even across great ideological divides.

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Prepared by TEANewYork.com, celebrating 10 years in 2019 as a New York Tea Party. As America was founded upon free market principles we reject socialism with responsible exceptions; We support the free exchange of ideas, the targeted suppression of which has currently become a disturbing norm; We support a fast-track to citizenship for “law abiding” Illegals and refugees in the US, Asylum for non-criminals, and do forcefully implore the allocation of proper resources to complete the wall, so that we may adequately address the problems that have developed from an open border; and we support strengthening and expediting the legal immigration process.

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Dear Sister,

August 2, 2019

Dear Sister,

It has become impossible for me to continue this discussion on social media, it just doesn’t seem right to have such vehement disagreements in a public forum, especially among sisters. And so I invite you here.

I’m continually struck by your regular accusations of every last Trump voter including your family to be guilty of the most horrendous things. We don’t love endless wars nor do we support genocidal maniacs. And since you’ve been gone 35+ years and I live in, I can assure you no one here in your family actively engages in polluting the planet. In fact we’re all really quite the opposite.

To be sure you would argue we are guilty by non-association, but regardless of how much you would like us to fight for your issues, everyone has things that are important to them. Every disagreement on the science of climate change doesn’t have to meltdown to a fight over who is more ignorant.

What people fail to consider with a myopic view, Left or Right, is that everyone is unique. They cannot and should not be lumped into one giant monolithic block. I’m guilty of it myself when I refer to the Left in collusion with Mainstream Media, and our peculiar great-Aunt the Democrat Party as the Borg. That is the Borg Collective, who is helplessly subservient to central mind control. You are guilty when you lump every Trump voter, even those who just voted for the lesser of two evils, into cultists.

Trump-haters as a side, should own the fact that rabid Trump supporters are a monster of the Left’s own making. A not-bigoted, non-racist, non-homophobic, non-misogynistic, non-xenophobic monster. They simply have come to the defense of their unfairly maligned President, who doesn’t always do a great job of defending himself. It’s hard to see the Left project so much of their own aberrant behavior onto a very unlikely man.

I believe there is either very strong spiritual deception or a massive media disinformation campaign occurring today. I don’t care if you call me a conspiracy theorist. But everything you just posted about Trump is everything the Right believes about various characters associated with the Democrat Party and the Left. Many Conservatives would believe your characterization is preposterous, and can only be attributed to the Left. I repost it here for review:

“Let’s not forget that besides fueling race wars, increased violence, and potentially internecine warfare, T remains at the heart of scandals involving sex, children, graft, corruption, collusion, nepotism, tanked economy, filling the swamp with co-rapists and co-classists, gutting clean water & air protections, legalizing known toxins, clear hypocrisy, golden toilets, bankrupt properties and those of the business owners contracted, golf @ over $1.3M, tax evasion, being a big player-mafioso wannabe, violating the Constitution, seeking an unprecedented third term before his 1st is out, pretending to be a deity, fucking the whole immigration system and the honor codes of a host of other institutions, not divesting of his foreign investments so as not to compromise his “leadership,” pulling out of any global agreements involving cooperation on the climate crisis, faking crises to justify strikes, wagging the dog, making decisions based on his limited 1.7GPA worldview, co-opting a whole cadre of MoscowMitches, raiding the treasury, making natives suffer again, causing trauma to children, laughing while you burn, and for being a first class asshole, if you’ll forgive this last, being the only insult among observations.”

Where we are getting the disinformation should be priority one for anyone who is genuinely seeking the truth.

You preach tolerance but treat as a villain anyone who doesn’t agree with you 100%. Ronald Reagan said those that you only agree with 80% of the time are not your 20% enemy. It saddens me you treat me and others like enemies. Granted, you have multiple disagreements with me that might easily exceed 80% but the good news is we don’t have to agree.

I’ve made no overt efforts to try and persuade you to see things my way, to insist there is no other way to properly obtain or process information except in the way that I do. I accept there are many views other than my own. Why do you find it so hard to extend the same courtesy to me? You always say Live and let live, but you’ve never accepted me for who I am.

That you would waste so much time and effort trying to be my “moral compass” is really the height of arrogance and narcissism. I am not permitted a dissenting opinion, and if I dare to have one, I am a super villain to you.

I don’t say this to insult you, I say it for perspective. Your facts and my facts don’t match up. Wouldn’t it be far better to make a change in your news sources for a time, perhaps listen to some Mark Levin instead of posing questions to me, virulently opposing my responses and melting down into a fight over who is more ignorant?

I just had a slew of tough days at work, but yesterday I nearly single-handedly packed up two 2-yard concrete mixers on hooklifts and sent them to Florida, and today was productive.. until your slew of angry hateful barbs nearly ruined my day. I admit one of my responses could have been Your timing is impeccable as always, Have a Happy Fucking Birthday and I hope your day sucks.

But I am a child of God and so are you, whether you know it or like it or not. He doesn’t want us to have destructive arguments and a piss poor relationship. I can only admonish you to humble yourself before Him. Then let Him guide your thoughts and give you wisdom about how to speak in a productive loving manner. And Have a Happy Birthday. I truly hope you have a great day.

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Erie County NY Democrat Commissioner Jeremy Zellner Violating Election Law?


Erie County NY Board of Elections

Commissioner Jeremy Zellner

James J. Eagan

June 10th, 2019

Open Letter to Erie County Democrats

Dear fellow Democrats:

As reported by the Buffalo News this past Sunday, I filed a complaint with the Erie County Board of Elections regarding possible campaign finance violations by the Erie County Democratic Committee. Here is a link to a copy of the complaint for your review. Click here to view complaint

Please note the following:

  • Commissioner Zellner refused to forward the complaint to the investigative division of the NYS board of Elections for review.

  • Commissioner Zellner insists that he is not conflicted.

  • Commissioner Zellner’s excuse is “clerical error” (dating back to 2012)

  • There are credit card payments totaling $201,743.47. Only $101,813.14 of charges are accounted for and itemized. There are $105,930.53 of charges not accounted for.

  • There are loan payments to M&T back dating back to 2012 and being made this year (from the Housekeeping account) that have never been listed as a liability on any filing.

  • Commissioner Zellner made sure there was no clerical error relating the loan his own campaign committee made to the Party committee for $25,000.

  • ECDC’s 2018 32 Day Pre-Special Committee Account filing lists a payment to I.C. Systems Inc.a Collection Agency, for $893.71 on 03/09/2018. This liability is not accounted for on any financial filing.

  • Commissioner Zellner failed to itemize expenditures that are over $50. There are 153 expenditures over $50 totaling $49,370.17. As an example, ECDC spent $1,123.35 on 7/12/18, $1,823.69 on 7/13/17 and $2,438.38 on 7/11/16, all filed as unitemized. Where is this money being spent?

Where is the money? How is he spending your donations? We need transparency and accountability.

Sincerely,
Jim Eagan

ECDC Bylaws
“ARTICLE XI – FINANCIAL REPORTS”
“Section 1. Full compliance will be held with the disclosure and filling requirements of the New York State Election Law”
“Article 14 and any other applicable law(s); and a biennial financial report of the County Committee shall be prepared and shall be posted on the party’s website with notice thereof to be contained in the meeting notice of the biennial re- organization meeting. Such report shall be prepared by a five (5) member Financial Oversight Subcommittee of the Executive Committee, appointed by the chair and confirmed by the Executive Committee, and shall provide a detailed report on expenditures and receipts, as well as any debts entered into by the Executive Committee including the amounts, parties owed, terms and guarantors, as applicable”

“The Financial Oversight Committee shall also have the power to review or audit the financial affair of the party committee, including the “housekeeping” committee and subordinate committees and shall report, regularly to the Executive Committee about financial issues.”

An audit of the financial records, including the income, expenditures and outstanding liabilities of the party, shall “be conducted by an outside independent firm, on an annual basis, with the report to be submitted to the Executive”

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SSGT David G. Bellavia, Medal of Honor Recipient

STAFF SERGEANT DAVID G. BELLAVIA
Staff Sergeant David G. Bellavia Bio Image

BORN
Nov. 10, 1975
HOMETOWN
Lyndonville, New York
ENLISTMENT DATE
June 1999
MILITARY OCCUPATION
11B Infantryman
UNIT
3rd Platoon, Alpha Company, 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division
CAMPAIGNS
Kosovo 2003, Operation Iraqi Freedom I, II

Staff Sgt. David G. Bellavia was born, Nov. 10, 1975, in Buffalo, New York. The son of a successful dentist and the youngest of four boys, Bellavia grew up in western New York and attended Lyndonville Central High School and Houghton Academy.
Following his high school graduation in 1994, Bellavia attended Franklin Pierce University in Rindge, New Hampshire, and the University at Buffalo, where he studied biology and theater before turning to the military.

Bellavia enlisted in the U.S. Army as an infantryman in 1999. After One Station Unit Training, the Army assigned Bellavia to the Syracuse Recruiting Battalion; an assignment which allowed his infant son to receive the medical care he needed. In 2001, Bellavia had to choose between changing his military occupational specialty, submitting a hardship discharge, or remaining as an infantryman and leaving his family for 36 months on an unaccompanied tour to Germany.

After the terror attacks on 9/11, Bellavia felt his country needed him and chose to stay and fight. That sense of duty had been ingrained in Bellavia since he was a child by his grandfather, Joseph Brunacini, who served in the Army during the Normandy Campaign in World War II and earned a Bronze Star for his valor.

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The Spirit of Death vs the Spirit of Life


by Sulaf Aragain – May 10, 2019

It’s difficult to fully grasp the spirit of violent death, devastation and despair, strong enough to command a following, summon and demand an army carry out its plague of tragedy and destruction, worldwide, as Islam does.  Centuries old grudges consistently lay bare to a most oppressive form of retribution. Any civilized society is wise to reject such blight on the human race.

Death at the hands of humans for sins committed is as unnatural as not being permitted to walk outside on a warm day in a short sleeved shirt, and feel the warmth of the sun on your face and unclad head. It is as invasive and deviant as another human deeming my otherwise harmless personal sin worthy of death and finding it acceptable to throw me off a cliff. As vile and horrific as putting on your Sunday best to celebrate your Savior’s resurrection from the dead, only to be exploded into pieces as you sing loving hymns. As cruel and spiteful as having a deep appreciation of the history and architecture of churches only to wake up one day to find one of man’s most beautiful renditions burnt to the ground. As ghastly as taking a fine group of young men in search of work to help their families, lining them up on a beach and cutting off their heads.

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Time To Turn the G-Men Loose On Trump Accusers

Time To Turn the G-Men Loose On Trump Accusers

The Mueller Report, despite the best efforts of the chief author and his partisan investigative staff, is a bone-crushing defeat for the president’s enemies. There is not a whit of evidence that any American collaborated with any Russian to alter the results of the 2016 presidential election, and there is extensive evidence that the Trump campaign was the subject of enticements to collaborate and rebuffed all of them at all levels.

The laborious bulk of Mr. Mueller’s minute description of completely inconsequential twists and turns in his investigation leaves the reader in no doubt of his thoroughness, and in no doubt of the complete absence of any case that could be made for collusion, let alone cooperation in an actual crime of attempting to influence the election illegally.

As there is clearly no excuse for the special counsel to have been established, Mr. Mueller devotes the second half of his report to an effort to scratch together a virtual justification for it, by leading the reader through another maze to imply that there might be a conceivable case against the president for obstruction of justice. He acknowledges that he does not have a clear idea of the president’s motives, and so cannot judge if there was a corrupt motive, but cannot exonerate him either.

This is a reprehensibly unjust and shabby device. A special counsel is not in the exoneration business. If he thinks he has evidence of a crime by an incumbent president, that reaches the point of being beyond a reasonable doubt, he recommends impeachment. By this standard, nobody could ever be exonerated of anything—all you could say is that you don’t have enough, or in the case of collusion with Russia, any, evidence.
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