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‘Crazy’: CNN conservative shoots down Trump’s budget GOP can’t even understand

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President Donald Trump. (AFP / Jim WATSON)

On Monday, A CNN panel hosted by Brianna Keilar shredded President Donald Trump over his 2019 budget proposal.

“There is one number that is getting a lot of attention — 8.6 billion is what Trump is requesting for his border wall next year,” Keilar said.

Keilar said that Trump’s budget sounded like a “wish list” for “Santa Clause.”

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“I think it’s pretty clear the message the president is trying to say is ‘don’t pay attention to the $7.5 trillion deficit, but pay attention to the fight I really want to have which is the wall. That’s how I will get reelected.’ That’s what he is trying to say,” Democratic strategist Karen Finney said.

Commentator Jamal Simmons ripped the budget as nothing more than “smoke and mirrors.”

“It is somewhat of a wish list. The numbers get bouncing around like crazy. He is playing with the numbers in a way that I don’t even think Republicans can understand. I think he is shooting himself in the foot.” Conservative commentator Amanda Carpenter said.

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West Virginia voter: ‘I’ll probably vote for Donald Trump’ because ‘he keeps the people to the TV set’

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A group of West Virginia voters explained their voting choices to MSNBC on Monday.

"I don't have TV, I don't have internet," one woman said. "I'm pretty far behind. And I bet you a lot of around here are because we're poor. I don't know nothing about Joe [Biden]. I ain't never heard nothing about him at all. Donald Trump, I know a little bit about him because of the past couple of years."

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White nationalist group ‘training for violence’ as Trump’s defeat grows likelier: report

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On Tuesday, BuzzFeed News reported that Patriot Front, a white supremacist group formed from the collapse of groups that participated in the Charlottesville neo-Nazi riots, is preparing for civil unrest as they believe President Donald Trump's re-election is a lost cause.

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Clinical psychologist predicts what life after Trump will be like — and how the president will respond if he loses

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Clinical psychologist Dr. Alan Blotcky, Ph.D. spoke to Raw Story Tuesday to walk through what he thinks voters will see from President Donald Trump in the upcoming week ahead of the election.

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