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Top Trump-appointee at Veterans Affairs doesn’t believe Ted Cruz is really a natural-born US citizen

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President Donald Trump’s top appointee, Thayer Verschoor previously made degrading remarks about Sen. Ted Cruz’s (R-TX) American citizenship, reported CNN.

Verschoor serves as the executive director of intergovernmental affairs at the Department of Veterans Affairs. He is also running in the Republican primary for US Senate in Arizona.

On social media, Verschoor posted multiple conspiracy theories about former president Barack Obama and Muslims.

While working for President Trump’s campaign in 2016, Verschoor listed 35 reasons for people to vote for Trump in a post entitled “Why Vote For Donald Trump?”

“He thinks Obama’s birth certificate is a fraud [check out his SS#, no draft card/ old passport/ E-verification status, school records [remember his dad isn’t American therefore he isn’t qualified for the office he’s in],” Verschoor wrote on Facebook.

He then made hateful remarks towards Muslims. “He realizes we have a Muslin (SIC) problem in this nation,” the post said.

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In 2015, he shared on social media that Syrian refugees are “invading our country.”

He also supported, false claims that Cruz was ineligible to run for president following his 2016 win in the Iowa Caucuses.

“Cruz is on shaky ground. Can’t stand the eligibility test,” he said, after finding out that only one of Cruz’s parents was an American citizen.

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Pentagon gives senators classified briefing on UFOs reported by the Navy

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While it might sound like something out of "The X-Files," Navy pilots have been seeing UFOs, and U.S. Senators now want to know what's happening.

According to Politico, three more senators met with Pentagon officials for a classified briefing Wednesday about encounters pilots are having with unidentified aircraft. It seems the Pentagon is getting more and more requests by officials with high clearances to figure out what's happening.

The crafts are, at their most basic, nothing more than "unidentified aircraft," and while it isn't likely they're little green men, there are some senators who might have concerns about whether these UFOs are actually a foreign adversary.

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Wall Street Journal issues blistering editorial asking Trump what the point is of a second term

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In a blistering editorial, the Wall Street Journal is asking President Donald Trump what the point of a second term is since he hasn't done anything in his first term.

During his rally in Orlando Tuesday, Trump repeated the same tired lines and same tired policies from 2016. The "Promises Made, Promises Kept" slogan shown over the crowd, yet the supporters didn't understand the irony.

"The most striking fact of his speech was how backward looking it was," the editorial board said. "Every incumbent needs to remind voters of his record, Mr. Trump more than most because the media are so hostile."

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‘Crosses a line’: New York Times publisher unleashes on Trump for accusing paper of ‘treason’

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On Wednesday, New York Times publisher A. G. Sulzberger wrote a blistering editorial in the Wall Street Journal, saying that President Donald Trump's latest attack on his paper "crosses a line."

First it was the "the failing New York Times." Then "fake news." Then "enemy of the people," wrote Sulzberger. "President Trump's escalating attacks on The New York Times have paralleled his broader barrage on American media. He's gone from misrepresenting our business, to assaulting our integrity, to demonizing our journalists with a phrase that’s been used by generations of demagogues. Now the president has escalated his attacks even further, accusing the Times of a crime so grave it is punishable by death.

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