Immigration ban & Constitutional crisis
At one point, Conway made a reference to two Iraqi refugees whom she described as the masterminds behind “the Bowling Green massacre.”
“Most people don’t know that because it didn’t get covered,” Conway said.
The Bowling Green massacre didn’t get covered because it didn’t happen. There has never been a terrorist attack in Bowling Green, Ky., carried out by Iraqi refugees or anyone else.
Vayeghan’s successful return was the result of a federal judge’s emergency ruling overturning the government’s decision to ban him, making Vayeghan the first person denied entry to be allowed into the country after a legal challenge to the White House’s executive order.
There is no recording of Trump’s phone call with Putin on Saturday. “The White House could not provide additional details about the call because staff had disabled recording equipment.”
Chaffetz says the House Oversight Committee may investigate Trump’s possible conflicts of interest. I don’t even know what to say to this except to implore you to keep calling your representatives and screaming about this.
Cabinet & Federal Appointees
The last three days have been the BUSIEST IN CAPITOL SWITCHBOARD HISTORY. By almost double. This is working. Keep it up and please RT.
— Brian Schatz (@brianschatz) February 2, 2017
#Senate offices are being flooded with an average of 1.5 million calls/day this week. Just look at the floor and you'll see they're working
— Matt House (@mattwhouse) February 2, 2017
Yemeni bodega owners went on strike in New York. Thousands protested in front of Brooklyn’s Borough Hall.
We Are The Scientists Against A Fascist Government. “We are writing as scientists who are concerned about the rise of an authoritarian, Trump-led, and GOP-dominated government.”