McConnell blocks quick vote on $2,000 stimulus checks as fight looms

McConnell blocks quick vote on $  2,000 stimulus checks as fight looms

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Mitch McConnell says Senate will start ‘the process’ of considering $ 2,000 checks.
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that the Senate will address President Trump’s push to increase stimulus checks sent to Americans, but made no assurances.

Democrats have called on the Senate to pass legislation raising the stimulus amount from $ 600 aan $ 2,000 because so many Americans are struggling financially due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Some Republicans are worried, egter, that McConnell’s decision to block to quick vote could affect the Georgia runoffs on Jan. 5 that will determine what party controls the Senate.

Trump took to Twitter and warned Republicans that they should support the increased checks unless they have a politicaldeath wish. McConnell acknowledged that Trumpwould like further direct financial support for American households.

He also mentioned that Trump wants Congress to address Section 230 van die Wet op Kommunikasie-ordentlikheid, which provides protection for companies that host third-party content on their platformslike Facebook and Twitterand that Trump wants Congress to look into election security.

Those are the three important subjects the president has linked together,” McConnell gesê. “This week the Senate will begin a process to bring these three priorities into focus.KLIK HIER VIR MEER OOR ONS TOPVERHAAL

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Nashville bomber’s girlfriend warned authorities about him in 2019: verslag doen
Police visited the home of Nashville bomber Anthony Quinn Warner in 2019 after his girlfriend told authorities he was making bombs inside his recreational vehicle, volgens 'n verslag.

Documents obtained by The Tennessean newspaper of Nashville appeared to contradict a claim this week by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation that Warner wasnot on our radarprior to a massive Kersfees morning explosion of an RV outside an AT&T building in the downtown area of the state’s capital city.

Warner is believed to have died in the explosion, which reportedly caused no other fatalities. KLIK HIER VIR MEER

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Trump-veldtog vra die Hooggeregshof om die saak van kiesersbedrog in Wisconsin te hersien
President Trump s’n legal team petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday to consider its challenge of an earlier decision by the Wisconsin Hooggeregshof om sy eise van onreëlmatighede in die gebruik van afwesige stembriewe tydens die 2020 presidensiële veldtog.

Trump 2020 Campaign attorney Rudy Giuliani filed the petition for a Writ of Certiorari weeks after the Wisconsin Supreme Court voted 4-3 om 'n Trump-veldtoggeding van die hand te sit wat die verkiesingsuitslae van die staat wou omkeer.

Die president se regspan het die Hooggeregshof gevra vir 'n vinnige hersiening van die aangeleentheid voordat die Kongres vergader om die uitslag van die verkiesingskollege oor Jan te bevestig.. 6. KLIK HIER VIR MEER

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Akteur Mel Gibson sat down with Raymond Arroyo, guest host of “Die Ingraham-hoek,” for a wide-ranging interview that touched on some of his classics such asBraveheart.

Then the conversation turned to politics, with Arroyo noting that Gibson rarely weighs in on partisan issues or candidates. The actor said it is a deliberate choice of his not to take one side or the other in public.

Who the hell cares what I think? I’m not an expertwhat am I qualified to talk about?” Gibson remarked. “It’s alright. It allows you a sense of anonymity so that in your performance you can come out and just be anything. You’re not already carrying a lot of baggage. It’s partially intentional.

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