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Angela Rye rips Kayleigh McEnany for saying there are ‘30,000 immigrants here’ who murder people

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CNN political commentator Angela Rye pushed back when conservative counterpart Kayleigh McEnany tried to argue that President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton were prioritizing “criminal immigrants.”

“First and foremost, immigration is a civil matter. In and of itself it’s not criminal,” Rye said. “When we talk about the criminals being let out on the streets it’s important to know that these are people who had criminal convictions who served their time and now in one way or another either they’re out on bail or they’re out on parole. They served their time criminally and again, immigration is a civil matter.”

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McEnany parroted a popular argument among conservative outlets, arguing that Obama let 20,000 “criminal immigrants. She also quoted a New York Times editorial from this past February accusing Clinton of “an unfortunate tendency to oscillate between harshness and compassion on immigration questions.”

“The real questions on the realm of immigration are with Hillary Clinton,” she said.

Later in the segment, McEnany tried another popular conservative tactic in linking the immigration issue to the fatal shooting of Kate Steinle, whose death was shown to be the result of an accidental ricochet.

“The point that I’m raising is — and I, again, like so many others of us that have said this,” Rye said. “I feel horribly for what happened to her family. That is a terrible situation. But for us to make it seem like there are 30,000 plus immigrants here, undocumented people here who murdered people is a gross misrepresentation of the truth.”

“One is too many,” McEnany said.

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“I agree with you, Kayleigh, but we can’t misrepresent the number,” Rye responded.

“Ask Kate Steinle’s parents,” McEnany insisted.

Watch the discussion, as posted online, below.

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George Floyd’s brother tears up discussing condolence phone call from Trump: ‘It hurt me’

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The brother of George Floyd described the condolence phone call he received from President Donald Trump during a Saturday interview on MSNBC.

Philonise Floyd was interviewed by the Rev. Al Sharpton on "Politics Nation."

While Derek Chauvin has been arrested and charged with third degree murder, the other three officers involved in the killing remain free.

"They all need to be convicted of first degree murder and given the death penalty," Floyd said.

"What was the conversation with President Trump like?" Sharpton asked.

"It was so fast," Floyd replied.

"He didn't give me an opportunity to even speak. It was hard, I was trying to talk to him, but he just kept like pushing me off, like 'I don't want to hear what you're talking about.' And I just told him I want justice. I said that I couldn't believe they committed a modern-day lynching in broad daylight."

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Bill Barr slammed by ex-FBI official for ignoring the right-wing ‘Boogaloo Bois’ infiltrating protests

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Attorney General Bill Barr was slammed by the former assistant director for counterintelligence at the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Saturday for misleading Americans about the source of violence at the protests over the killing of George Floyd while in police custody.

"There's evidence developing, Brian, that the organization we're seeing of the most violent protesters is coming from a couple of disturbing places," both, by the way, there's disparate in terms in being from the right or the left. here's what those who monitor these groups and sites are seeing.

"We're seeing a far-right group, one group for example known as the Boogaloo Bois, who on their private Facebook page and social media outlets are calling for violence, calling for people to show up," Frank Figliuzzi told MSNBC's Brian Williams.

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Trump is the ‘greatest troll in the history of the internet’ and Twitter needs to ‘pull the plug’: NYT columnist

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President Donald Trump would face an existential crisis if Twitter were to enforce it's own rules and hold him accountable -- and one New York Times columnist wants to see it happen.

"C’mon, @Jack. You can do it," Maureen Dowd wrote, referring to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey with his username on the platform.

She urged Dorsey to "just pull the plug on him."

"You could answer the existential question of whether @realDonaldTrump even exists if he doesn’t exist on Twitter. I tweet, therefore I am. Dorsey meets Descartes," she explained. "All it would take is one sweet click to force the greatest troll in the history of the internet to meet his maker."

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