John Sexton

John Sexton

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John Lewis Gives Misleading Statement on Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton

Rep. John Lewis issued a statement Thursday downplaying Bernie Sanders’s role in the Civil Rights movement of the 1960s. Speaking on Capitol Hill Thursday, Rep. Lewis said, “I never saw him. I never met him.” Lewis then added, “But I met Hillary Clinton.”

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Fact Check: Daily Express Publishes Fake Cologne Assault Video

The Daily Express posted a video Thursday which purports to show a woman screaming as she is attacked in Cologne, Germany, on New Year’s Eve. In fact, the video in question was shot in Cairo in 2013, and the audio comes from a completely different clip of an assault that also took place in Cairo’s Tahrir Square in 2013.


Hillary Clinton’s Staff Kept Her Private Server Secret, Despite FOIA Request

Senior staff for Secretary of State Hillary Clinton were aware of a FOIA request for information on the email accounts used by the Secretary but said nothing to staff tasked with providing a response about her private email server. The Department’s response to the group seeking the information stated, “no records responsive to your request were located.”

Cheryl Mills (L) Hillary Clinton AP Getty

44% of Democrats Welcome Refugees from Agrabah, Home of Disney’s Aladdin

Just last week, Democrats in the media were guffawing over a poll which showed 30% of Republican primary voters would bomb the fictional city from Disney’s Aladdin. This week a Republican polling group asked a similar question of Democrats, and the results were even more embarrassing, with 44% of Democrats saying they’d support taking in refugees from Agrabah.

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