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Mia Love dodges town hall meetings: ‘She doesn’t want to face the voters’

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Yet another Republican is catching heat from constituents for refusing to hold town hall meetings.

Representative Mia Love (R-UT) hasn’t held a town hall meeting since last fall, the Deseret News reports.

Chase Thomas of the Alliance for a Better Utah said they were “a little disappointed that she keeps on refusing to have town hall meetings with her constituents.”

“It just feels like she doesn’t want to face the voters on all those major issues her constituents are worried about,” he said. “A lot more people are able to come to a town hall.”

In February, then-Utah GOP Chairman James Evans advised the entire state congressional delegation to stop holding town hall meetings after Congressman Jason Chaffetz was jeered by constituents for refusing to stand up to President Donald Trump. Subsequently, Rep. Chaffetz announced he would be retiring for congress.

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Across the country, Republicans have been sharply criticized in town hall meetings, especially on the topics of health insurance repeal and President Trump.

Rep. Mia Love voted in May for the American Health Care Act (ACHA), better known as Trumpcare. The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office predicted the legislation would result in tens of millions of Americans losing health insurance.

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Trump calls four Dem lawmakers ‘very racist troublemakers’ in latest angry Twitter tirade

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President Donald Trump on Monday once again launched an attack on Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) in an angry Twitter tirade.

"The 'Squad' is a very Racist group of troublemakers who are young, inexperienced, and not very smart," the president wrote. "They are pulling the once great Democrat Party far left, and were against humanitarian aid at the Border...And are now against ICE and Homeland Security. So bad for our Country!"

The “Squad” is a very Racist group of troublemakers who are young, inexperienced, and not very smart. They are pulling the once great Democrat Party far left, and were against humanitarian aid at the Border...And are now against ICE and Homeland Security. So bad for our Country!

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Vogue editor Anna Wintour refuses to talk about Melania Trump so she can lavish praise on Michelle Obama

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Vogue editor and fashion doyenne Anna Wintour had little good to say about current First Lady Melania Trump in an interview with the Economist, choosing instead to lavish praise on Michelle Obama as the "best ambassador this country could possibly have."

In the interview, which can be heard below, Anna McElvoy wanted to talk about Melania but Wintour seemed to have no interest in the former fashion model from Slovenia who is currently the third wife of Donald Trump.

“[Melania] I think, very consciously, wanted to see herself as an ambassador for British fashion, in this case, or a transatlantic ambassador,” McElvoy asked, pointing to the first lady's recent trip to the U.K. “I mean, do you value that?”

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‘Offered up for abuse’: Jeffrey Epstein and Charlie Rose conferred about new assistants the PBS host could sexually harass

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Disgraced former PBS host Charlie Rose and accused billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein allegedly had conversations about women whom Rose should hire and whom he would then go on to sexually harass.

New York Magazine reporter Irin Carmon has a bombshell story about Epstein's call logs that show his regular interactions with multiple powerful men during a time when prosecutors say he was running a sex trafficking ring for underage girls.

Of particular interest are his calls with Rose, who was fired by PBS in 2017 after multiple women came forward to accuse him of being a serial sexual harasser.

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