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For the second time this week, white man opens fire on Jade Helm training site in Mississippi

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For the second time this week, a gunman opened fire at Camp Shelby, a military training center that is part of the “Jade Helm 15” training exercises, according to the Associated Press.

A man matching the same description as Tuesday’s shooter, white and driving a red or maroon pickup truck, opened fire around 8 a.m. Wednesday, the Clarion-Ledger reports. There were no immediate reports of injuries.

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On Tuesday, a gunman with the same description fired at two soldiers training at Camp Shelby. Two men were taken into custody and questioned, but were then released without charges, according to the paper.

The truck seen Tuesday had the words “broken arrow” on the windshield, according to the AP. “Broken arrow” is a military code requesting help when being overrun by enemy forces.

No one was injured Tuesday at the Joint Forces Training Center, located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

Jade Helm 15, a multi-state military training exercise, has sparked wild conspiracy theories that gained so much heated traction that the Pentagon had to publicly announce that it was not planning to invade Texas.

The fevered paranoia prompted civilians volunteers to act as “watchdogs.” It was stoked, even by the admission of Fox News, by the likes of ultra-conservative politicians like Louie Gohmert (R-TX) who said, “When leaders within the current administration believe that major threats to the country include those who support the Constitution… patriotic Americans have reason to be concerned.”

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott went so far as call in the Texas State Guard to monitor the exercises.

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Trump supporters believe these 10 utterly fake ‘facts’ about impeachment

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As President Donald Trump's impeachment seems to be all but a forgone conclusion in the House of Representatives, the Republican Party is still desperately spinning the damning facts of the case.

At every opportunity, they lie, distract, and distort the record in a brazen attempt to cover up for Trump's misconduct in the Ukraine scandal. Unfortunately, because a major section of the news media is organized in order to promote a right-wing agenda, millions of Americans have been deluged with lies about impeachment and never offered any substantial corrective.

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Blue Dog Democrat abandoned by staff after switching to GOP to defend Trump during impeachment: report

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"Five senior aides to Rep. Jeff Van Drew of New Jersey resigned on Sunday as the lawmaker formally prepared to switch parties, stating they were “deeply saddened and disappointed by his decision," Politico reported Sunday.

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Chuck Schumer wants John Bolton and Mick Mulvaney to testify at Trump’s Senate impeachment trial

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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer wants top administration officials to testify in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the United States Senate.

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"In a letter sent on Sunday evening to McConnell, the majority leader, Schumer says Senate Democrats want to hear testimony from four administration witnesses, including acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney and former national security adviser John Bolton," Politico reported. "There is almost no chance Senate Republicans would vote to subpoena those witnesses without assent from the White House and calling their own preferred witnesses."

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