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‘You’re up sh*thole creek’: Devin Nunes humiliated by ex-US Attorney Bharara for memo flop

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Former federal prosecutor Preet Bharara slammed House Intelligence Chair Devin Nunes (R-CA) and former Attorney General Alberto Gonzalez (R-TX) in a single tweet that captured the absurdity of the political theater surrounding the Nunes controversial memo.

It started when Gonzalez, who was AG under George W. Bush, slammed the Nunes memo on the eve of its release.

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“I have no confidence whatsoever in what’s going to come out of the House,” Gonzalez told Time magazine.

“Nunes seems to be part of the Trump team,” Gonzalez continued.

In response, Bharara slammed both Republicans.

“I mean come on when your memo is crapped on by Alberto “torture memo” Gonzales, you’re up sh*thole creek I think, Devin Nunes,” Bharara posted.

Bharara served as the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York from 2009 to 2017.

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Arizona Republican attacks Fauci and Birx for ‘undermining’ Trump with COVID-19 facts

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COVID-19 hospitalizations in Arizona set a record on Thursday, but one of the state's Republican representatives in Congress went to Fox News to urge the end of President Donald Trump's Coronavirus Task Force.

"I think that Birx and Fauci have gone well past their, their -- they've expired, their time of usefulness has expired," Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ) said.

"What they do, is when the president comes out and makes a policy -- because he is the president, he is the policymaker. When they come and make these statements that they make, they engender panic and hysteria and undermine what the president's doing. That's what I think's critical," they argued.

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Texas conservatives lose their minds after GOP Gov. Greg Abbott mandates masks in public

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Texas' Republican Gov. Gregg Abbott finally acknowledged that there is a serious problem as COVID-19 takes down the state's population.

It was just a few months ago that municipalities were deciding for themselves when and if they would reopen. But Abbott shut it down, saying that his orders "overrule any local jurisdiction."

In April, "Abbott and the state’s other Republican leaders have blasted local officials in Dallas and Houston for what they called overzealous enforcement of COVID-19 regulations, first zeroing in on Democratically led Harris County’s decision to fine residents for not wearing face masks, a penalty Abbott banned in his April 27 reopening order," ProPublica reported. "The fights came to a head this month with the arrest of a Dallas hair salon owner who refused to shutter her business, an act of defiance that was supported by a right-wing group that launched a GoFundMe campaign a day before she reopened that raised $500,000 before it was disabled."

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Unemployment may not return to pre-COVID levels for a decade: Congressional Budget Office

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On Thursday, Politico reported that it could take a decade for unemployment levels to return to where they were before the coronavirus pandemic, according to the Congressional Budget Office.

"The economic outlook for the next 10 years has 'deteriorated significantly' since the independent budget agency issued its last complete set of projections in January, CBO noted," reported Caitlan Emma. "That illustrates the devastating effects of the pandemic and underscores the reality of a slower economic recovery than the 'rocket ship' rebound predicted by President Donald Trump."

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