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Kellyanne Conway melts down when she’s asked to name one black senior adviser in Trump’s West Wing

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Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Donald Trump, struggled on Sunday when she was asked to name one prominent black adviser who serves the White House in the West Wing.

During an interview on ABC’s This Week program, host Jonathan Karl noted that former White House employee Omarosa Manigault said that she left her job after she began to suspect that the president is racist.

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“The first time I heard her suggest those awful things about the president was in this book,” Conway opined. “This is somebody that gave a glowing appraisal of Donald Trump the businessman, the star of The Apprentice, the candidate and indeed the president of the United States. She told your own network, Jon, ABC News, the day after she was fired from the White House that she had resigned. Now she’s saying that she was fired.”

Conway went on to insist that she had never heard Trump “use a racial slur about anyone.”

“She says she heard the president use racially-charged language even in the White House,” Karl noted.

“Why didn’t she tell us at the time?” Conway interrupted.

Karl also attempted to get Conway to explain who Trump was referring to when he described a group of neo-Nazis in Charlottesville “very fine people.”

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“You’re not answering the question,” Karl observed after Conway refused to give a straight answer.

“Omarosa was the most prominent high-level African-American serving in the West Wing in President Trump’s staff,” Karl continued. “Who now is that person?”

“First of all, you’re totally not covering the fact that our Secretary of Housing and Urban Development [is Ben Carson],” Conway dodged.

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“I’m asking you about the White House staff,” Karl pressed.

“The president works with Secretary Carson every day,” Conway droned.

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“Who is that person?” Karl asked again.

“We have Jeron,” Conway said without offering a last name. “He’s done a fabulous job and very involved with Jared Kushner and President Trump on prison reform. He’s been there from the beginning and he worked with Omarosa.”

“Does he have an office in the West Wing?” Karl wondered.

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“He has an office in the Executive Office of the President,” Conway remarked.

“But not in the West Wing,” Karl concluded. “What does that say to not have a single senior adviser in the West Wing who’s African-American?”

“I didn’t say that there wasn’t!” Conway exclaimed.

“Who is?” the ABC stated, giving her another shot.

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“There are plenty of people,” Conway stuttered. “You should look at the fact that we have a number of different minorities.”

Watch the video below from ABC.


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Law enforcement files discredit Brian Kemp’s accusation that Democrats tried to hack the Georgia election

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It was a stunning accusation: Two days before the 2018 election for Georgia governor, Republican Brian Kemp used his power as secretary of state to open an investigation into what he called a “failed hacking attempt” of voter registration systems involving the Democratic Party.

But newly released case files from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation reveal that there was no such hacking attempt.

The evidence from the closed investigation indicates that Kemp’s office mistook planned security tests and a warning about potential election security holes for malicious hacking.

Kemp then wrongly accused his political opponents just before Election Day — a high-profile salvo that drew national media attention in one of the most closely watched races of 2018.

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Brooklyn 88 Precinct ‘overrun’ — one night after Minneapolis police station was burned to the ground: report

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Protesters have overrun a police station in New York City, according to a CNN law enforcement analyst.

"NYPD source informs me 88 Pct in Brooklyn just been overrun," former FBI Agent James Gagliano reported Friday evening.

"Police Commissioner Shea has called a Level 3 mobilization. Requires all special units respond and four cars from every command in the city to location," he explained.

He said 84 Precinct and Brooklyn North are also "under siege."

https://twitter.com/JamesAGagliano/status/1266546781569142784

Brooklyn 88 precinct overrun pic.twitter.com/rCyV41XKmN

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WATCH: Prisoners at Chicago correctional facility bang on the walls in solidarity with protesters

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On Friday, as protests raged across the nation over the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Chicago protesters were joined by the inmates of a correctional facility, who audibly banked on the walls in solidarity.

Watch below:

Not sure if you can hear...but the people locked inside the correctional center are banging on the walls like crazy. #chicagoprotest pic.twitter.com/e4bMxtiAh9

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