web analytics
a

Facebook

Twitter

Copyright 2015 Libero Themes.
All Rights Reserved.

8:30 - 6:00

Our Office Hours Mon. - Fri.

703-406-7616

Call For Free 15/M Consultation

Facebook

Twitter

Search
Menu
Westlake Legal Group > Posts tagged "fox-news/entertainment/media" (Page 30)

Geraldo Rivera: Only reason Dems object to July 4th parade is because of Trump ‘hatred’

Westlake Legal Group 051019_ff_rivera_1280 Geraldo Rivera: Only reason Dems object to July 4th parade is because of Trump 'hatred' Victor Garcia fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/hannity fox-news/person/donald-trump fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc article 57846330-6ebf-5ee4-b19a-9d316b0eb82a

Fox News’ Geraldo Rivera defended President Trump’s Fourth of July parade plans saying that the only reason anyone opposed the celebration is their “hatred” for the president.

“This is a symbol of the partisan toxic malignant atmosphere that we have in our country. When you see how Republicans feel about the country right now according to the surveys and the way that Democrats feel about the country now according to the surveys. It is amazing,” Rivera told guest host Dan Bongino on “Hannity.”

DEMS FUME AS TRUMP MOVES TO AMEND DC’S JULY 4 CELEBRATION, POSSIBLY ADDRESS THE NATION

“People on the left hates our president so much that they are willing to just put a negative spin on anything. How many times have you seen a flyover and an athletic event? Everybody loves them except for when President Trump is the one proposing them.”

Rivera said Trump had become a “synonym” for the country, argued that his visit to North Korea should be celebrated by everyone and told critics of the president to “get over themselves” and celebrate America’s Independence Day.

“The president went into North Korea, the first president ever. Everybody should be celebrating that but because this hatred of Donald Trump is so intense that he has become the synonym for the nation. I think it’s very distressing.  People should get over themselves,” Rivera said.

The correspondent-at-large told Bongino that veterans parades have great meaning.

CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP

“As a kid you watch those fourth of July parades, you get a tear in your eye watching the old veterans, the World War I guy and then the World War II guy,” Rivera said.

“It is a wonderful life affirming moments, and here we are making it a bunch of crap.”

Westlake Legal Group 051019_ff_rivera_1280 Geraldo Rivera: Only reason Dems object to July 4th parade is because of Trump 'hatred' Victor Garcia fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/hannity fox-news/person/donald-trump fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc article 57846330-6ebf-5ee4-b19a-9d316b0eb82a   Westlake Legal Group 051019_ff_rivera_1280 Geraldo Rivera: Only reason Dems object to July 4th parade is because of Trump 'hatred' Victor Garcia fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/hannity fox-news/person/donald-trump fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc article 57846330-6ebf-5ee4-b19a-9d316b0eb82a

Real Estate, and Personal Injury Lawyers. Contact us at: https://westlakelegal.com 

Matt Schlapp: Bernie Sanders stands to ‘benefit’ if Biden continues to slip in polls

Westlake Legal Group BidenAP060719 Matt Schlapp: Bernie Sanders stands to 'benefit' if Biden continues to slip in polls fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/ingraham-angle fox-news/politics/2020-presidential-election fox-news/person/kamala-harris fox-news/person/joe-biden fox-news/person/bernie-sanders fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc Charles Creitz article 37b98e4f-d930-5442-8505-355e51a23750

Bernie Sanders has a lot to gain in the 2020 Democratic presidential primary race if Joe Biden’s poll numbers continue to slip, according to Matt Schlapp.

While African-American voters continue to support Biden at the highest level of all other candidates, the former vice president and U.S. senator from Delaware still has a lot to lose, Schlapp said Tuesday on Fox News’ “The Ingraham Angle.”

“In most of these polls, it shows the number two pick of Biden voters is Bernie Sanders,” Schlapp, chairman of the American Conservative Union, told guest host Raymond Arroyo, referring to the U.S. senator from Vermont.

“So what you’re really seeing is potentially African-American or black voters getting behind Kamala [Harris] while Bernie will benefit from some other voters if Biden continues to have shaky performances.”

TRUMP 2020 CAMPAIGN MANAGER: PRESIDENT IS ‘SET’ FOR FOUR MORE YEARS, CAN ‘BEAT ANYBODY’

Schlapp attributed Biden’s slip in the polls to his debate performance last week.

In that debate, Sen. Harris, D-Calif., confronted Biden about comments he made about working with segregationist former Sens. Herman Talmadge, D-Ga., and James O. Eastland, D-Miss.

Schlapp claimed Harris’s exchange appeared to double as a way for Harris to gain some ground among African-American voters.

“To me… it seemed like at some point, one of these black candidates was going to stand up and have the moral voice to try to pull these voters back,” he said.

CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP

Arroyo pointed to recent polling from Quinnipiac University, which showed Biden holding 31 percent support among African-American voters, Harris with 27 percent, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., with 4 percent and South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg with zero.

Schlapp added he believed the nation’s economic performance under President Trump will ultimately unite voters no matter their racial or ethnic background.

“The idea that you have more economic opportunities is a big deal,” he said.

Westlake Legal Group BidenAP060719 Matt Schlapp: Bernie Sanders stands to 'benefit' if Biden continues to slip in polls fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/ingraham-angle fox-news/politics/2020-presidential-election fox-news/person/kamala-harris fox-news/person/joe-biden fox-news/person/bernie-sanders fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc Charles Creitz article 37b98e4f-d930-5442-8505-355e51a23750   Westlake Legal Group BidenAP060719 Matt Schlapp: Bernie Sanders stands to 'benefit' if Biden continues to slip in polls fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/ingraham-angle fox-news/politics/2020-presidential-election fox-news/person/kamala-harris fox-news/person/joe-biden fox-news/person/bernie-sanders fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc Charles Creitz article 37b98e4f-d930-5442-8505-355e51a23750

Real Estate, and Personal Injury Lawyers. Contact us at: https://westlakelegal.com 

Trump 2020 campaign manager: President is ‘set’ for four more years, can ‘beat anybody’

Westlake Legal Group MacCallum-Parscale_FOX Trump 2020 campaign manager: President is 'set' for four more years, can 'beat anybody' Victor Garcia fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/the-story fox-news/politics/2020-presidential-election fox-news/person/donald-trump fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc article 3bfcf279-658b-5c45-83c9-76cdf2ac9f78

Trump 2020 campaign manager Brad Parscale isn’t worried about whoever emerges as the Democratic challenger next year and is confident the president will win four more years in the White House.

“I think the president could beat anybody. The momentum we’re seeing right now. I mean look… one hundred five million raised, a hundred million cash on hand. What we’re seeing overall the president success is overseas, the momentum behind this president right now is like nothing that history has ever seen,” Parscale said Tuesday on “The Story with Martha MacCallum” dismissing Democratic presidential contenders Elizabeth Warren, Kamala Harris and Pete Buttigieg’s rise in the polls and campaign fundraising.

The Trump campaign announced Tuesday that its re-election operation raised a whopping $105 million in the second quarter, significantly more than Democrats have been pulling in.

A Quinnipiac poll released Tuesday showed Joe Biden at 22 percent, down 8 points from a prior poll in June. Harris, meanwhile, soared from just 7 percent to 20 percent in the latest survey, putting her in a statistical tie with the Democratic powerhouse. Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren held steady at 14 percent.

TRUMP CAMPAIGN RAKES IN STUNNING $25M IN SINGLE DAY FOR RE-ELECTION LAUNCH

Parscale touted Trump’s success in his presidency so far, saying that will fuel his re-election.

“We’re not even in the main portion of the campaign yet where we’re already raising large numbers, this president in the voice he has, the message he can control, in the way he can control what’s happening on the media. No one can touch this,” Parscale said.

“And I think the president is set for four more years.”

MacCallum asked the campaign manager how the president would respond to the promises being made by Democrats including free college and health care. Parscale gave Trump red for correcting the Affordable Care Act and said the administration would have to talk about the “rising college prices.”

CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP

Parscale also said Republican and Latino voters looked “strong” for 2020.

“I think the Republican Party is in a strong position with Latino voters and other demographics. I think the Republic Party is on a straight course to more victories win back the House lead the Senate and have four more years of President Trump so I’m not worried about it one bit,” Parscale said.

Fox News’ Paul Steinhauser contributed to this report.

Westlake Legal Group MacCallum-Parscale_FOX Trump 2020 campaign manager: President is 'set' for four more years, can 'beat anybody' Victor Garcia fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/the-story fox-news/politics/2020-presidential-election fox-news/person/donald-trump fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc article 3bfcf279-658b-5c45-83c9-76cdf2ac9f78   Westlake Legal Group MacCallum-Parscale_FOX Trump 2020 campaign manager: President is 'set' for four more years, can 'beat anybody' Victor Garcia fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/the-story fox-news/politics/2020-presidential-election fox-news/person/donald-trump fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc article 3bfcf279-658b-5c45-83c9-76cdf2ac9f78

Real Estate, and Personal Injury Lawyers. Contact us at: https://westlakelegal.com 

Rep. Crenshaw: AOC ‘getting bolder with her lies’ about border crisis, refuses to offer illegal immigration fix

Westlake Legal Group Crensaw-AOC_Fox-AP Rep. Crenshaw: AOC 'getting bolder with her lies' about border crisis, refuses to offer illegal immigration fix fox-news/us/us-regions/southwest/texas fox-news/us/immigration/illegal-immigrants fox-news/us/immigration/border-security fox-news/us/immigration fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/the-story fox-news/politics/house-of-representatives/democrats fox-news/person/alexandria-ocasio-cortez fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc Charles Creitz article 5bde02ff-8cc3-5822-8f60-72c5eaf9133c

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., hasn’t told the truth about her visit to a border detention facility and refuses help alleviate the crisis, according to Rep. Dan Crenshaw, R-Texas.

Crenshaw then went a step further, claiming Ocasio-Cortez is one of several Democrats who want to see open borders, during a Tuesday appearance on “The Story.”

“It’s sad to see, she’s getting bolder with her lies on this,” he claimed.

“Now she is saying that border patrol agents harassed her and forced migrants to drink out of toilets? This is insanity. This is not true. There is no one else corroborating these kinds of reports.

OCASIO-CORTEZ REPEATS ‘CONCENTRATION CAMP’ COMPARISON, DESPITE CRITICISM OVER REMARK

“Yet, she is using it to try and make her case that we shouldn’t have any enforcement and that we should have open borders. This is really dishonest behavior from a member of Congress and I honestly can’t believe it.”

Crenshaw added he believed Ocasio-Cortez is not being forthright on the facts about illegal immigration and the influx of asylum seekers.

“People like AOC are operating off of a false premise, and it’s deliberately designed to misinform the American people for her political ends,” he claimed.

“First there was no crisis at all. Then it was a ‘manufactured crisis,’ then it was a crisis completely created by Trump, then there were ‘concentration camps,’ then people are Nazis.”

AOC CLAIMS WOMEN AT BORDER FACILITY BEING FORCED TO DRINK ‘OUT OF TOILETS’ AFTER TOUR

Turning to Democratic lawmakers writ large, Crenshaw said he does not see much interest in engaging with Republicans to fix the crisis.

“What they’re really doing is trying to stand on their moral high horse and sling arrows at everybody else while not offering a solution,” he said.

“They fought us tooth and nail against that $4.5 million in humanitarian aid the president needed, that DHS needed.”

He added Ocasio-Cortez and Rep. Joaquin Castro, D-Texas, — who recorded video from inside the facility the lawmakers visited — should offer to house people who are detained instead of lamenting conditions at the border.

CLICK TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP

“Castro puts out this video, AOC talks about these things,” he said.

“I don’t see them offering up any space in their own homes. They are not offering a better solution… what they really want is ‘no enforcement’.”

Westlake Legal Group Crensaw-AOC_Fox-AP Rep. Crenshaw: AOC 'getting bolder with her lies' about border crisis, refuses to offer illegal immigration fix fox-news/us/us-regions/southwest/texas fox-news/us/immigration/illegal-immigrants fox-news/us/immigration/border-security fox-news/us/immigration fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/the-story fox-news/politics/house-of-representatives/democrats fox-news/person/alexandria-ocasio-cortez fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc Charles Creitz article 5bde02ff-8cc3-5822-8f60-72c5eaf9133c   Westlake Legal Group Crensaw-AOC_Fox-AP Rep. Crenshaw: AOC 'getting bolder with her lies' about border crisis, refuses to offer illegal immigration fix fox-news/us/us-regions/southwest/texas fox-news/us/immigration/illegal-immigrants fox-news/us/immigration/border-security fox-news/us/immigration fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/the-story fox-news/politics/house-of-representatives/democrats fox-news/person/alexandria-ocasio-cortez fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc Charles Creitz article 5bde02ff-8cc3-5822-8f60-72c5eaf9133c

Real Estate, and Personal Injury Lawyers. Contact us at: https://westlakelegal.com 

Jesse Watters: Flag protesters like ‘bitter’ Kaepernick want ‘to divide the country and make everybody else feel miserable’

Westlake Legal Group Watters-Kaepernick_FOX-Getty Jesse Watters: Flag protesters like 'bitter' Kaepernick want 'to divide the country and make everybody else feel miserable' fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/sports fox-news/person/colin-kaepernick fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc Charles Creitz article 3be44e9b-c3ca-50e7-9164-c7e39813d5d4 /FOX NEWS/LIFESTYLE/OCCASIONS/Holiday

Ex-NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s reported objection to Nike’s Betsy Ross-themed sneakers is the latest disturbing expression of anti-American sentiment, according to Jesse Watters.

Watters said the former quarterback, as well as others who protest the national anthem and object to outward expressions of patriotism, are trying to divide the country, on Tuesday’s “The Five.”

“I do think they want the end of the country,” he said. “They are trying to destroy the flag — trying to destroy the national anthem, the borders, the presidents.

NIKE DROPPED BETSY ROSS-THEMED FOURTH OF JULY SNEAKER AFTER COLIN KAEPERNICK COMPLAINED, REPORT SAYS

“Instead, we should be trying to have a conversation about improving the country, but all this does is divide it. And, that’s what Colin wants. He is unhappy with himself. He is a bitter man, and he wants to divide the country and make everybody else feel as miserable as he does.”

Additionally, Watters said the 31-year-old athlete further revealed himself as “anti-American.”

“When someone like this guy… can dictate to an American company to not celebrate our independence on July 4, we are in a really sad state,” the “Watters’ World” host said.

“I agree this country was flawed — it was founded on slavery and we fought a Civil War to end that stain — but that doesn’t define America, slavery.

CLICK TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP

“To say we just have to get rid of everything about this country, everything about the founding of this country because of slavery, that does not unite the country.”

Earlier this week, Nike nixed the released of the Air Max 1 USA after having already sent the sneakers to retailers because the protesting quarterback said he felt the use of the Betsy Ross flag was offensive and carried slavery connotations, sources told The Wall Street Journal.

Citing people familiar with the matter, the Journal’s report stated: “After images of the shoe were posted online, Mr. Kaepernick, a Nike endorser, reached out to company officials saying that he and others felt the Betsy Ross flag is an offensive symbol because of its connection to an era of slavery.”

Fox News’ Liam Quinn contributed to this report.

Westlake Legal Group Watters-Kaepernick_FOX-Getty Jesse Watters: Flag protesters like 'bitter' Kaepernick want 'to divide the country and make everybody else feel miserable' fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/sports fox-news/person/colin-kaepernick fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc Charles Creitz article 3be44e9b-c3ca-50e7-9164-c7e39813d5d4 /FOX NEWS/LIFESTYLE/OCCASIONS/Holiday   Westlake Legal Group Watters-Kaepernick_FOX-Getty Jesse Watters: Flag protesters like 'bitter' Kaepernick want 'to divide the country and make everybody else feel miserable' fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/sports fox-news/person/colin-kaepernick fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc Charles Creitz article 3be44e9b-c3ca-50e7-9164-c7e39813d5d4 /FOX NEWS/LIFESTYLE/OCCASIONS/Holiday

Real Estate, and Personal Injury Lawyers. Contact us at: https://westlakelegal.com 

Hickenlooper dings fellow Dems, says he raises less money because he won’t ‘promise free stuff’

Westlake Legal Group Sanders-Hickenlooper_AP Hickenlooper dings fellow Dems, says he raises less money because he won't 'promise free stuff' Sam Dorman fox-news/politics/elections/democrats fox-news/politics/2020-presidential-election fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc article 50749636-a8a0-5a68-a23c-4fed4e448088

Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper took a shot at his fellow 2020 Democrats, suggesting that his fundraising numbers were lower than theirs because they promised “free stuff” to voters.

“The bottom line is for a small campaign like us from a, you know — Colorado’s about 6 million or a little less than 6 million people — it’s harder to raise money because we don’t, we’re not promising free health care or, you know … free tuition for everyone, to forgive student debt,” he told MSNBC on Tuesday.

His comments came as leading Democratic candidates — like Sens. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. — pledged to expand government’s involvement in health care and higher education.

Hickenlooper previously clashed with Sanders when he offered a speech denouncing Sanders’ version of “Democratic socialism.” He predicted that pushing socialism would help President Trump win re-election in 2020.

SEN. CHUCK GRASSLEY: DEMS’ HEALTH CARE, GREEN NEW DEAL PROMISES RIDDLED WITH POISON PILLS THAT WOULD HARM US

During his Tuesday appearance on MSNBC, Hickenlooper refused to reveal how much his campaign made but said he didn’t reach the $24 million figure that Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg had announced. He argued that it was harder to get small donors with his message which he described as “a picture of this country — and what it could be in the future — that could resonate with everyone.”

He went on to say that ideas like Sanders’ were difficult to implement. Hickenlooper again warned against giving the impression that his party was socialist and specifically called out the “Green New Deal.” 

As Democrats started competing for the 2020 presidential nomination, the party faced an internal debate over how progressive it should be. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., appeared t knock frontrunner and former Vice President Joe Biden over what she saw as too moderate of an approach to environmental policy.

CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP

Biden, along with Warren, later incorporated Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal in their proposed environmental plans. Former Rep. John Delaney similarly faced pushback from Ocasio-Cortez and others when he pushed back on the idea that Democrats should tout “Medicare for all” before the 2020 election.

Westlake Legal Group Sanders-Hickenlooper_AP Hickenlooper dings fellow Dems, says he raises less money because he won't 'promise free stuff' Sam Dorman fox-news/politics/elections/democrats fox-news/politics/2020-presidential-election fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc article 50749636-a8a0-5a68-a23c-4fed4e448088   Westlake Legal Group Sanders-Hickenlooper_AP Hickenlooper dings fellow Dems, says he raises less money because he won't 'promise free stuff' Sam Dorman fox-news/politics/elections/democrats fox-news/politics/2020-presidential-election fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc article 50749636-a8a0-5a68-a23c-4fed4e448088

Real Estate, and Personal Injury Lawyers. Contact us at: https://westlakelegal.com 

Former Obama top official defends migrant detention centers, says ‘cages’ not invented when Trump took office

Westlake Legal Group exobama-89304 Former Obama top official defends migrant detention centers, says 'cages' not invented when Trump took office Sam Dorman fox-news/us/immigration fox-news/politics/executive/homeland-security fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc article 2965c422-ed01-5e4b-ab55-5401b7f91faa

Jeh Johnson, a Homeland Security secretary under former President Barack Obama, defended the use of holding facilities on Friday, indicating that immigration law put both President Trump and his predecessor in a tough situation for housing immigrants.

Johnson said that chain link fences or “cages” weren’t ideal but were one of the ways authorities dealt with a mass immigrants that had to be transferred to Health and Human Services (HHS) within 72 hours.

“During that 72 hour period, when you have something that is a multiple — like four times of what you’re accustomed to in the existing infrastructure, you’ve got to find places quickly to put kids,” he said before suggesting the alternative was putting them on “the streets.”

Johnson made those comments at the Aspen Ideas Festival on Friday after Congress passed a massive spending package designed to help improve conditions at migrant holding facilities.

DHS, CBP OFFICIALS PUSH BACK ON DEMOCRATIC DELEGATION’S CLAIMS OF GRIM CONDITIONS AT MIGRANT DETENTION CENTERS

Trump’s administration has received intense criticism for the way it treated migrant children — including putting kids in “cages” — but some have noted that migrants faced similar facilities under Obama.

“Chain link barriers, partitions, fences, cages — whatever you want to call them — were not invented on January 2017,” Johnson said, referring to the month of Trump’s inauguration.

Numerous reports surfaced in June, claiming that migrants faced inhumane conditions under the president’s administration. The issue came to a head after Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., visited a facility and claimed that migrants were forced to drink toilet water. Current and former officials have since pushed back on her claims.

House Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., also called for federal authorities to face child abuse charges for the way they treated migrants.

CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP

“There ought to be criminal prosecutions of some of the agency heads and some of the people for child abuse. This is clearly child abuse. It violates probably half a dozen laws,” he said.

Republicans, however, have pointed out that their party pushed an aid package for migrants — something Ocasio-Cortez and other Democrats seemed reluctant to approve. “How many migrant women did [Ocasio-Cortez] help by voting AGAINST the $4.6 billion bipartisan humanitarian aid that is FOR THEM?” White House adviser Kellyanne Conway tweeted on Tuesday.

Westlake Legal Group exobama-89304 Former Obama top official defends migrant detention centers, says 'cages' not invented when Trump took office Sam Dorman fox-news/us/immigration fox-news/politics/executive/homeland-security fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc article 2965c422-ed01-5e4b-ab55-5401b7f91faa   Westlake Legal Group exobama-89304 Former Obama top official defends migrant detention centers, says 'cages' not invented when Trump took office Sam Dorman fox-news/us/immigration fox-news/politics/executive/homeland-security fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc article 2965c422-ed01-5e4b-ab55-5401b7f91faa

Real Estate, and Personal Injury Lawyers. Contact us at: https://westlakelegal.com 

Ambassador Grenell: Human Rights Campaign should ‘cease to exist’ if they stay silent on Antifa attack

Westlake Legal Group grenell-Andy-Ngo Ambassador Grenell: Human Rights Campaign should 'cease to exist' if they stay silent on Antifa attack fox-news/us/crime/antifa fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/americas-newsroom fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/us fnc article Anna Hopkins 98c54a10-4a0a-570e-9d13-8446b1f5cc44

The U.S. Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell slammed organizations like the Human Rights Campaign for their silence in light of the attack on conservative journalist Andy Ngo over the weekend.

Ngo was videotaped being punched, kicked and doused with a milkshake by Antifa members during a clash between them and a right-wing group on Saturday in Portland. The footage did not show what led up to the attack or what followed, but there did not appear to be a police presence.

Grenell, a friend of Ngo’s, told “America’s Newsroom” Tuesday that he believes Antifa targeted Ngo for his political affiliations, as well as his race and sexuality.

“They knew that he is gay, that he’s Asian, and that he is conservative,” Grenell said.

ATTORNEY FOR JOURNALIST ATTACKED BY ANTIFA SAYS SHE PLANS TO ‘SUE EVERYBODY’ THE LAW PERMITS

“We are now in a situation where the largest gay and lesbian groups have stayed silent, not only stayed silent, but their spokeswoman has tried to change it around to say he deserves this,” he continued.

The ambassador referred to the Human Rights Campaign, an organization which does not appear to have made a public statement about the attack on Ngo. Their press secretary, Charlotte Clymer, condemned the violence in a tweet to her personal Twitter account, but highlighted Ngo’s history as a provocateur.

PORTLAND MAYOR SHOULD BE INVESTIGATED BY FEDS OVER ANTIFA ATTACK ON CONSERVATIVE WRITER, SEN. CRUZ SAYS

“Andy Ngo intentionally provokes people on the left to drive his content. Being attacked today on video taken by an actual journalist (because Ngo is definitely not) is the greatest thing that could have happened to his career,” she wrote on Sunday.

“Violence is completely wrong, and I find it sad and weak to allow a sniveling weasel like Andy Ngo to get under one’s skin like this, but I’m also not going to pretend that this wasn’t Ngo’s goal from the start,” she continued.

Grenell called the comments “completely wrong” and insinuated that the organization is staying silent because Ngo is conservative and of Asian descent.

CLICK HERE FOR THE FOX NEWS APP

“This is an organization that demands to have a voice, and if they are not going to use their voice across the board in every situation when a gay person is bashed like this, then they should cease to exist,” he said.

Westlake Legal Group grenell-Andy-Ngo Ambassador Grenell: Human Rights Campaign should 'cease to exist' if they stay silent on Antifa attack fox-news/us/crime/antifa fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/americas-newsroom fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/us fnc article Anna Hopkins 98c54a10-4a0a-570e-9d13-8446b1f5cc44   Westlake Legal Group grenell-Andy-Ngo Ambassador Grenell: Human Rights Campaign should 'cease to exist' if they stay silent on Antifa attack fox-news/us/crime/antifa fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/americas-newsroom fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/us fnc article Anna Hopkins 98c54a10-4a0a-570e-9d13-8446b1f5cc44

Real Estate, and Personal Injury Lawyers. Contact us at: https://westlakelegal.com 

Kellyanne Conway calls AOC’s border visit a photo op: ‘People need to challenge this’

Westlake Legal Group conway-AOC-FOX-AP Kellyanne Conway calls AOC's border visit a photo op: 'People need to challenge this' Nick Givas fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/fox-friends fox-news/person/alexandria-ocasio-cortez fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc c97ef363-91e6-5215-b63c-51b0e9f9d179 article

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway said Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s visit to a southern border detention center was nothing more than a “photo-op” and accused her of being hypocritical on “Fox & Friends” Tuesday.

Conway cited the $4.6 billion bipartisan humanitarian aid package which was passed by both houses of Congress and signed by President Trump on Monday and chastised those who voted against it, specifically Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y.

AOC CLAIMS WOMEN AT BORDER FACILITY BEING FORCED TO DRINK ‘OUT OF TOILETS’ AFTER TOUR

“I have a whole list here of anchors and people on TV and Democrat who said it was a manufactured crisis, who now dropped the word ‘manufactured,’ and are calling what they see at the border, a crisis,” she said.

Chuck Schumer wants to talk about photo-ops? I saw one yesterday and it’s called, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, going down to one of these facilities and making this outrageous claim that a woman is drinking from a toilet — which everybody who has control over that facility … has said that is not true,” Conway continued.

She said when Ocasio-Cortez was challenged by a reporter on whether she actually saw someone drink from the toilet, “she put the window up” in her vehicle.

“People need to challenge this because she’s one of 95 people, Democrats, who voted against the aid package. You either want the humanitarian aid, the $4.6 billion to go and help, or you want the photo-op.”

Host Brian Kilmeade asked Conway if she was optimistic about Congress reaching a deal on immigration asylum fixes and Conway said Trump intends to tackle that issue next.

“We need Congress to step in, fix the asylum laws,” she replied. “I think fixing asylum is the next big step. And we’re ready. The President is ready. They can come over today and do that.”

In June, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., also expressed optimism about a bipartisan asylum fix and said he was working closely across the aisle with Sen. DIck Durbin, D-Ill., to find a permanent solution to the crisis.

Ocasio-Cortez made headlines Monday as she took to Twitter to describe her experiences at a Texas detention facility, including alleging women were forced to drink “out of toilets” and were called crude names by some of the guards.

CHUCK SCHUMER FACES LIBERAL IRE OVER ‘BORDER BILL’ BETRAYAL

GET THE FOX NEWS APP

Conway also spoke about acting Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Kevin McAleenan’s trip to El Salvador and said the administration’s goal is to help assist Central American countries to help limit illegal immigration to the U.S.

“Look at what happened when the president and the vice president, Secretary Pompeo met with the Mexicans. They’ve been terrific. They’ve done more than some of the Democrats,” she said, emphasizing the president’s stance that immigrants must come legally.

Westlake Legal Group conway-AOC-FOX-AP Kellyanne Conway calls AOC's border visit a photo op: 'People need to challenge this' Nick Givas fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/fox-friends fox-news/person/alexandria-ocasio-cortez fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc c97ef363-91e6-5215-b63c-51b0e9f9d179 article   Westlake Legal Group conway-AOC-FOX-AP Kellyanne Conway calls AOC's border visit a photo op: 'People need to challenge this' Nick Givas fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/fox-friends fox-news/person/alexandria-ocasio-cortez fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc c97ef363-91e6-5215-b63c-51b0e9f9d179 article

Real Estate, and Personal Injury Lawyers. Contact us at: https://westlakelegal.com 

‘Fox & Friends’ takes on AOC’s explosive accusations against border agents

Westlake Legal Group FFhosts 'Fox & Friends' takes on AOC's explosive accusations against border agents fox-news/us/immigration/border-security fox-news/us/immigration fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/fox-friends fox-news/person/alexandria-ocasio-cortez fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc David Montanaro article 129e7e63-c2ab-57f0-a97a-d3d8078fef3a

The hosts of “Fox & Friends” reacted Tuesday to new, explosive accusations against border agents from Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez after she made a visit to a Texas detention facility.

Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., allegedly screamed at Customs and Border Protection agents “in a threatening manner” during the visit, according to a report — after she alleged that there is one facility where women being detained are forced to drink “out of toilets.”

Brian Hastings, deputy chief of Border Patrol, denied Ocasio-Cortez’s allegations during an interview on “The Story.” He unequivocally stated fresh drinking water is provided to people in custody.

HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR SAYS OCASIO-CORTEZ SHOULD BE ‘REMOVED’ FROM CONGRESS FOR SPREADING ‘ANTI-SEMITISM, HATRED AND STUPIDITY’

Earlier Monday, the congresswoman accused CBP of having a “violent culture” after a report from ProPublica surfaced about a secret Facebook group where Border Patrol agents allegedly posted graphic and vulgar jokes about the Democratic lawmaker as well as illegal immigrants.

Ocasio-Cortez also alleged that some officers were treating female migrants in a degrading manner and calling them crude names, arguing that the issues she witnessed were not due to a lack of funding.

Host Ainsley Earhardt said if the allegations are true, then the offending agents must be removed.

“These are human beings,” she said, as Brian Kilmeade agreed that “no one is defending” the comments alleged to have been made by some agents in the secret Facebook group.

CONSTRUCTION OF BORDER WALL PANELS UNDERWAY IN CALIFORNIA

The purported Facebook posts were slammed by the head of Border Patrol on Monday as “completely inappropriate.”

“These posts are completely inappropriate and contrary to the honor and integrity I see — and expect — from our agents day in and day out,” Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost said. “Any employees found to have violated our standards of conduct will be held accountable.”

CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP

Kilmeade said the situation on the border has gotten worse and worse as the Border Patrol has pleaded with Congress and the White House to fix the laws.

“It wasn’t their idea to have a wide open border. It was bad asylum rules that allowed this to happen and then you throw it all on the Border Patrol and you wonder why facilities are inadequate,” he said, adding it’s an “embarrassment in Washington” that President Trump had to negotiate with Mexico to help with the problem, rather than U.S. lawmakers handling the issue.

Westlake Legal Group FFhosts 'Fox & Friends' takes on AOC's explosive accusations against border agents fox-news/us/immigration/border-security fox-news/us/immigration fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/fox-friends fox-news/person/alexandria-ocasio-cortez fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc David Montanaro article 129e7e63-c2ab-57f0-a97a-d3d8078fef3a   Westlake Legal Group FFhosts 'Fox & Friends' takes on AOC's explosive accusations against border agents fox-news/us/immigration/border-security fox-news/us/immigration fox-news/topic/fox-news-flash fox-news/shows/fox-friends fox-news/person/alexandria-ocasio-cortez fox-news/entertainment/media fox news fnc/politics fnc David Montanaro article 129e7e63-c2ab-57f0-a97a-d3d8078fef3a

Real Estate, and Personal Injury Lawyers. Contact us at: https://westlakelegal.com