by Aryssa Damron
The Left’s violent rhetoric has claimed another victim, as a gunman opened fire at a practice for the Congressional Baseball Game in Alexandria, VA this morning. The attack injured at least three, including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise.
“Are they Republicans or Democrats?” The gunman supposedly asked Representative Jeff Duncan before opening fire. Clearly, he got the answer he desired as he then shot between 50 and 100 times, according to sources on the scene. Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-FL), also confirmed that he was asked that question — see the Fox News video below.
Rep. DeSantis who at baseball practice recalls: “A guy…walked up to us that was asking whether it was Republicans or Democrats out there.” pic.twitter.com/GwozCPRdve
— Fox News (@FoxNews) June 14, 2017
Celebrities like Kathy Griffin, who did a photo shoot holding a mock severed head of President Trump, and the Public Theater, which staged a version of “Julius Caesar” that assassinated Trump, have been encouraging violence among those who may not agree with their lawmakers. Her prominent position has no doubt encouraged those who may have violent tendencies to act on them and join the “resistance” against Trump that the Left is trying to build.
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Another thing, the Republican congress lead by Newt Gingrinch left us with a surplus. Clinton just signed off on the budget, but at least they worked together back then. Delusional thinking is dangerous to our Republic!
June 17, 2017,10:34 am
Really, Ron. You have to go back to the 1960’s to pull Nixon from the Republican party as a liar. Nixon is not my hero. Reagan built up our military. Obama took us back down to pre-World War II levels when we face more enemies today than ever just to pay for his immigrant and welfare programs to acquire more voters for the Democratic party. Bill Clinton is a liar, thief, adulterer, cheater, and disgusting human being. If he does not repent, he will surely pay for his behavior in the after life. For you to say that you would rather have a disgusting human being running your country, means that you are have the same character. SHAMEFUL!!!!
The polls in 2016 were totally skewed in the direction of the Demoncrats! These too were false. The liberals who took these polls had about 300 more Democrats than any other demographic in their questioning. Rasmuusen had Trump ahead the whole time and, oh, guess who was right? I want absolute proof that Russia so-called changed one vote. You cannot provide this information with 100% accuracy because it did not happen. The CIA is actually capable of pretending to be a foreign entity to hack any computer system. I am not convinced that this whole Russia B.S. was not calculated from the beginning.
Now, I will address your despicable Pro-lifer comments. I am not just a pro-lifer, I am an non-murderer. They rip these precious babies from the mother’s womb and sell their body parts or incinerate them. If you are ok with this, you have some serious morality issues.
As far as taking in the refugees, I have over the years taken in many homeless people and helped them get back on their feet. I try very hard to pattern my life after Jesus and his teachings. I live very simply even though I do not have to. Even Jesus did not surround himself with the Romans and Pharisees, who were taking advantage of their people. We need to know who these people are coming into our country. To have wide open borders, when every other country does not, is insane. Many Americans have been injured or killed because of these policies. If I did not work 12 hour days, I would adopt many children or foster them. However, the issue here starts with being raised properly. We need to teach people to take precautions from getting pregnant in the first place if they cannot take care of them properly. I raised my three children correctly. They are all amazing. I love them because they are precious gifts from GOD. To say “unwanted children” to me seems like such a contradictory term. I do get that there are evil people who should not have children and do not understand how precious they are.
You are lying and making up fake facts about Trump and his daughter so I don’t care if you are independent, your post has proven what type of person you are. You may want to think about this!
June 17, 2017,8:29 am
The Democrats I see no better than fascists! Traitors to our Country! Love President Trump and his selection of his cabinet members! Love Vice President Pence, He was my Govenor ! Go Trump! Kokomo, INDIANA ! Cheryl McHale
June 16, 2017,2:17 pm
Good points Ron.
Russia might have “jacked” the election in terms of election data in addition to hacking Hillarys email and DNC, jerry meandering was a factor as well, we will hopefully find out if Trump was involved. If so it’s beyond troubling.
Good point election polls have never been that wrong so it makes one wonder. Trump is now under criminal investigation. If , big if, evidence is found that Trump cheated in the election will Trumps supporters continue to support and deny facts? I wonder.
June 15, 2017,7:27 pm
Like Nixon? Super moral. Or Reagan with Nicaragua? Reagan was a good man but he left us in debt, Bill Clinton was a scoundrel and left us in a surplus. I’d rather have a womanizer leave us in surplus.
I’m an independent.
Yep the Dems really screwed up 2016 with leaking debate questions (cheating) and forcing Bernie out. Idiotic moves.
And Russia hacked the election and election data FOR Trump, that has finally been stated by The republican party but not yet condemned or investigated appropriately. https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.cnn.com/cnn/2017/06/15/politics/russia-hacking-election/index.html
All the polls showed Trump losing , his win might have been Russian related, still to be proven.
Trump asked Russia to hack Hillary’s emails during the election that is not OK , even as a joke. That is a treasonous act. Putting our enemy over an American? Poor judgement at minimum.
I would like to say if you feel abortion is a sin then don’t get one but I know it’s not as clear-cut as that . But I’m hoping if you feel abortion is murder that you are also against capital punishment if only God can take a life .
And For all those people who feel a Democrate needs to house a refugee I feel every prolifer needs to adopt a baby. Pro life also means you are willing to and supportive of helping care for unwanted children – food clothing shelter healthcare , otherwise you’re just a pro birther. Low income teens have babies, this is a large majority of welfare.
And I’m fairly certain Jesus would take in a refugee.
People in power are typically corrupt , Sad but true and I don’t think Trump is any different . He might not be taking a salary but he is certainly getting paid every time he goes to Mara Largo and spends thousands of dollars of our money on golf carts , food and lodging . All in his pocket.
Ivanka received 100 Million from Saudi Arabia for her charity after Trump signed the arms deal, sounds like the Clinton foundation doesn’t it? She also received several trademark approvals for her clothing from China the day she met with china leaders .
They all abuse power. Except maybe President Carter, he was just a nice guy.
If we raised our glasses to every nice man/woman in politics ….we’d never be drunk.
June 15, 2017,4:04 pm
This is not about religion alone. It is about moral integrity. People who lie, steal, cheat, and try to jack an election because they are sore losers need to be called out on their atrocious behavior. There are so many liars at the top of this party. They also believe in murder of an unborn child through abortion, which is not just against GOD’s commandments but the law. We will speak the truth until people wake up and realize what is happening in the country right now. Honesty is the most important character trait that a person can exhibit. If you want your party to be known as something else, elect different officials to lead your party.
June 15, 2017,2:40 pm
The truth is This country’s constitution is about freedom of religion, freedom of speech, freedom to protest etc.
don’t push your religious values on others. Respect the religions that aren’t yours as well. That is part of the freedoms we enjoy in this country. Different political views does not equal evil. Evil actions to others equals evil. You use the term rather lightly. Don’t hate your fellow man for excercising their freedoms. Freedom to not like the president , like so many they did not like Obama, it was their right to protest and speak up . Some did it in an evil way just like some are doing it in an evil way today about Trump . Which is not nice, but it’s a right. People had signs about lynching Obama which is not only a death threat it is racist . When we silence the voice of the people then we have something to fear . There is evil on both sides . People in both parties cross the line of respect integrity and morals. When we make monsters of the other side as a prejudice that’s when it becomes dangerous . For example Hitler did that with the Jews . Not all republicans are bad not all Democrates are bad. Just like not all Teenagers are rebels and not all elderly people are senile.
Just because someone has a different view from you does not make you rightious and them evil. But you can excercise you right to vote , protest and speak up . Your version of the truth is based on your beliefs and experience, not everyone has your same belief and experience . The United States on our worst day is still better than living in any other country . We need to pull together not pull apart .
I may or may not agree with your political views but I respect your right to have them . And I will treat you respectfully . That’s all you need to do with each other be respectful. Respectfully disagree if we need to . Not tear each other apart. I would never want to change your political views or your religious views, but I would like to change your view of your fellow man who might not agree with your views. Disagreement does not equal evil .
June 15, 2017,1:45 pm
SPEAK UP AMERICA! There is no hate involved in telling the absolute truth. You must call out demonstrative deception. The Democratic party are the party of wild deception and evil on this earth. SPEAK UP! Do not let your voice be silenced. GOD would expect you to fight for CHRISTIAN VALUES! THERE IS NO HATE IN THE TRUTH!!!!!!!
June 15, 2017,8:30 am
Sending prayers to victims and family.
June 15, 2017,12:23 am
Tragic. Plain tragic.
Bill, This website (CBC) itself is devisive and plays to haters. It encourages the reader to hate Democrates. I’m an independent and belong to a liberal site too.
I have noticed by and large that the liberal site I visit does not speak nearly as hateful towards/about republicans as people on this site speak about Democrates.
People who have no desire to understand each other, just label and hate are not helping to heal this country.
June 14, 2017,10:28 pm
Well said Bill.
I’m sick of reading posts on this site from people ( especially those who claim to be Christian ) talk of hate for anyone regardless of party or race. Like they don’t have liberal or Democratic friends and family that are loving people in their lives. Sheeesh. They are the issue.
Hate leads nowhere productive. They spend all day hating and demeaning the other party. I can’t stand Democrates that think Republicans are evil and I can’t stand Republicans that think Democrates are evil. That is just wrong.
And yes plenty of Republicans have committed acts of violence against Liberals, so one side isn’t all innocent by any means. Gabby Gifford was a Democrate shot by a far right person.
June 14, 2017,10:17 pm
Violence is not the solution whether inspired by the right or the left.
Do not comfort yourselves by thinking this only happens when someone is inflamed from the left. Don’t forget about the right-wing biogot in Portland who knifed three men trying to stop him from harassing a teenager wearing a headscarf.
June 14, 2017,5:21 pm
Prayers for all those injured and for our First Responders.
This is exactly what the left and their nazi media propaganda have caused and they need to be held responsible.
June 14, 2017,4:21 pm
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June 14, 2017,4:10 pm
These violent, barbaric, animalistic savages on the left have go to be stopped. They do not belong in a civilized society. My GOD, this is despicable. I wish the capital police had sent this gunman to HELL where he belongs!
June 14, 2017,11:40 am
Make no bones about it, the Democrat Party has no grounds to impeach Pres. Trump. How did their bogus leads dry up? See the cartoon to find out!
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