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Sanders chokes as Hallie Jackson grills her on Moore: Are Dems worse than someone who ‘sexually abused a teen?’

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White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders appeared to be thrown off her game on Tuesday after MSNBC’s Hallie Jackson asked her to explain why President Donald Trump preferred accused child molester Roy Moore (R) to Democratic candidate Doug Jones in the Alabama Senate race.

“Is it worse to have a Democrat in that Senate seat than someone who is accused of sexually abusing a teen girl?” Jackson asked.

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“We find the allegations to be troubling,” Sanders admitted, searching for words.

“But why endorse [Moore]?” Jackson pressed.

“Look, I think those are different things in terms of — we aren’t going to be the ones to determine that process,” Sanders insisted. “That’s going to be for the people of Alabama to determine what those things come down on.”

“[Trump] does want people who support his agenda,” she added. “He’s not going to obviously support a Democrat. I think that if that’s our standard then we need to look at a number of members of Congress that have had allegation brought against them.”

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Trump supporter flattened for pushing debunked Biden smear: This is what ‘happens in a banana republic’

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Appearing on MSNBC early Sunday morning, a supporter of Donald Trump attempted to push the debunked smear of Joe Biden and his son only to have a critic of the president explain to him that he should be outraged at Trump for once again seeking foreign interference in U.S. elections.

Running a clip of the former vice president firing back at Trump and telling reporters they need to ask the right questions, host Philip Mena asked Liberty Government Affairs founder Brian Darling what he thought of Biden pushing back.

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Kellyanne Conway lashes out at Democratic voters as ‘racist and sexist’ at Ohio GOP dinner

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Making an appearance at a Republican Party dinner in Columbus, Ohio, Kellyanne Conway accused Democratic voters of being "racist and sexist," in a diatribe as she tried to boost the fortunes of her boss, President Donald Trump.

According to a report from Cincinnati.com, Conway attacked the leading Democratic presidential nominees before making her claim.

“Their top three candidates are white, career politicians in their 60s and 70s, which I have nothing against except they (Democrats) certainly do,” Conway reportedly told the crowd. “I don’t know why the heck the Democratic party electorate is so racist and sexist. I can’t figure it out.”

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Betsy DeVos’ DOE threatens to cut university funding for positive portrayal of Islam

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The U.S Department of Education threatened to pull federal funding from a Middle East studies course jointly run by Duke University and the University of North Carolina because it portrays Islam too positively.

The DOE ordered the universities to change their program or lose its federal grant money. In a letter to UNC, the department criticized the program, arguing that topics like Iranian art and film have “little or no relevance” to the Middle East studies program. The letter also argues that the program “appears to lack balance” because its programs are not focused on the discrimination faced by “religious minorities in the Middle East," including Christians and Jews.

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