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LetMyPeopleVote's Journal
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July 22, 2024

Borowitz Report-Republicans Accuse Democrats of Plotting to Nominate Winning Candidate

This may not be satire but is still funny


WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—Calling it “the most crooked conspiracy in American history,” on Sunday Donald J. Trump and other Republicans accused Democrats of plotting to nominate a winning presidential candidate.

“I’ve seen the Democrats do some pretty evil things, but I never thought they’d choose a nominee with a chance of winning,” Trump said. “This should never be allowed to happen in our country.”

“What we are witnessing is no more and no less than a shameless scheme to mount a successful election campaign,” House Speaker Mike Johnson charged. “As God is my witness, this will not stand.”

Senator J.D. Vance attacked the Democrats’ “blatant use of strategy” and warned of more sinister machinations to come.

“In a matter of days, be prepared for them to announce that they’ve chosen a qualified and appealing VP candidate,” Vance said. “We Republicans would never do that.”
July 22, 2024

Trump responds to Biden announcement in a decidedly Trumpian way

It was in Donald Trump’s interests to issue a classy, take-the-high-ground reaction to President Biden’s announcement, but he just couldn’t help himself.

A Maddowblog post on Sunday

After President Joe Biden announced his decision not to seek a second term, Donald Trump responded with uncharacteristic class, thanking the Democratic incumbent for his decades of service to the United States and the American people.

No, I’m just kidding. The Republican actually responded to Biden’s news with an ugly missive published by way of his social media platform, which read in part:

Crooked Joe Biden was not fit to run for President, and is certainly not fit to serve — And never was! He only attained the position of President by lies, Fake News, and not leaving his Basement.

Nearly an hour later, the former president followed up with a similar online message, which read in part:

Crooked Joe Biden is the Worst President, by far, in the History of our Nation. He has done everything possible to destroy our Country. ... He was not fit to serve from the very beginning, but the people around him lied to America about his Complete and Total Mental, Physical, and Cognitive Demise.

The Republican then concluded in a third online item, “Crooked Joe just got knocked out, so now I’ll have to do it a FOURTH TIME!!!”.....

Regardless, the Republican nominee doesn’t actually gain anything from such viciousness. Biden is exiting the stage anyway. Trump likely would’ve benefited far more from a gracious statement than a spiteful one.

But we’re left with the same lesson we saw in his Republican National Convention speech: Trump, in a rather literal sense, simply can’t help himself. Taking the high road after Biden’s announcement would’ve helped his campaign, but the former president is who he appears to be. His instinct is to be needlessly malicious at all times, and he appears incapable of anything else.
July 22, 2024

Thank you President Biden

I am a long time fan and was a first day donor to President Biden back in 2019.

Thank you President Biden

July 22, 2024

We Kam Do This!

This will show up in a ton of ads
July 22, 2024

Nikki Haley Voters PAC Announces Support for Kamala Harris

Source: Newsweek

A coalition of former Republican presidential candidate Nikki Haley voters pledged their support for Democratic Vice President Kamala Harris' presidential bid on Sunday, hours after President Joe Biden announced that he was dropping out of the race.

Biden announced on Sunday afternoon in a letter that he will not be seeking a second term in this year's presidential election and threw his support behind Harris. The president's decision follows weeks of mounting pressure from people within his own party and from key Democratic donors urging him to step aside for the sake of the party's future after a disastrous debate performance last month against former President Donald Trump.

The political action committee (PAC), previously known as Haley Voters for Biden, which now features Harris' name, seeks to amplify the voices of former Haley voters in support of Harris' White House bid.

Craig Snyder, the group's director, told Newsweek in an email on Sunday afternoon that the organization believes Harris "is best suited to defeat Donald Trump in November."

Read more: https://www.newsweek.com/nikki-haley-voters-pac-announces-support-kamala-harris-1928198


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