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Furious Pence snaps at FBI over rumors they were considering using his staffers to infiltrate Trump’s transition team

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According to a report at Axios, Vice President Mike Pence is furious over rumors that the FBI considered recruiting some of his staff members to infiltrate Donald Trump’s transition team — a story based entirely on speculation in right-wing outlets.

According to the report, “Vice President Mike Pence’s former chief of staff, Josh Pitcock, has responded for the first time to speculation in conservative media outlets that FBI agents wanted to use him to infiltrate President-elect Trump’s transition team in 2016.”

In a statement, Pitcock said he had “no contact” with either Special Agent Peter Strzok or former FBI attorney Lisa Page — two FBI agents frequently maligned as part of a conspiracy against Trump.

Pitcock added, “Any assertions or speculation to the contrary is unfounded, uninformed and 100% false.”

In a statement, Pence lashed out at the FBI based on the rumors, Axios reports.

“I was deeply offended to learn that two disgraced FBI agents considered infiltrating our transition team by sending a counter intelligence agent to one of my very first intelligence briefings only 9 days after the election,” Pence stated. “This is an outrage and only underscores why we need to get to the bottom of how this investigation started in the first place.”

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The vice president also called for another investigation into the FBI –something Senate Judiciary Committee chair Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) has promised.

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Trump-loving actor hilariously roasted for complaining that a Canadian team won’t visit the White House

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Kevin Sorbo, a Trump-loving actor best known for playing Hercules in the TV series "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys," drew instant ridicule this week after he bitterly complained about a Canadian team that wouldn't visit President Donald Trump at the White House.

Earlier this week, Toronto Raptors guard Danny Green said that his team would not accept an invitation to the White House thanks to the behavior of President Donald Trump.

"I try to respect everybody in every field that they do regardless of how crazy things are," Green explained. "But he makes it really hard. He makes it very, very tough to respect how he goes about things and does things. To put it politely, I think it’s a hard no."

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Teen brutally attacks Hispanic mother after she got him suspended by school for racist abuse of her son

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A student at New Jersey school has been accused of brutally beating a Hispanic mother after she complained about her son being subjected to racist abuse.

NJ.com reports that 35-year-old Beronica Ruiz, whose son attends the Passaic Gifted and Talented Academy School No. 20 in Passaic, New Jersey, went to complain to administrators after her son had been subjected to bigoted taunts and threats of violence from other students.

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E. Jean Carroll’s rape allegations against Trump exposed a depressing fact about the American public — according to this conservative

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This week, former advice columnist E. Jean Carroll published explosive allegations that President Donald Trump had raped her in a department store in the 1990s. In response, the President tweeted that she was "not his type" and that he'd never met her.

As the Democratic debates begin, media commenters wondered why a credible accusation of rape against a sitting President is not enough to permanently sink his chances at re-election, with some blaming the media for moving on too fast.

Writing in the conservative publication The Bulwark, Jonathan V. Last notes that the media did its job. And that it's the US public that lacks the moral compass to ditch the president, despite multiple allegations of sexual assault.

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