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WATCH: Trump’s repeated claims about ‘hoaxes’ thrown back in his face in new ad

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A new ad from progressive PAC MeidasTouch takes President Donald Trump’s repeated claims about “hoaxes’ and throws them back in his face.

The ad starts with Trump’s claim about climate change being a “hoax,” and then shows how global temperatures have continued to increase, as have deadly floods and wildfires.

It then shows Trump calling the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election a “hoax,” before showing all of the president’s associates who are now convicted felons as a result of the probe.

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And finally, it shows Trump telling rallygoers earlier this year that Democrats’ criticism of his handling of the novel coronavirus is “their new hoax” — and then shows how infections and deaths have surged ever since.

“The hoax is coming from inside the house,” the ad declares, while showing a photo of the White House.

Watch the ad below.


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Health care group sponsoring South Dakota indoor country music festival that doesn’t require masks: report

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On Monday, The Daily Beast reported that South Dakota is poised to hold an indoor country music festival that won't require face masks and has not yet confirmed whether they will require social distancing — and it's being sponsored by a local nonprofit health care organization.

"Sanford Health of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, is presenting the Oct. 24 event in conjunction with the state’s governor, Kristi Noem," reported Michael Daly. "She endorsed the Sturgis motorcycle rally last month, where nearly half a million people gathered, largely without masks or social distancing, for 10 days before returning home, which a report by a team of economists with the Center for Health Economics & Policy Studies at San Diego State University estimates to have resulted in more than 260,000 COVID-19 cases. She will now be hosting the annual Governor’s Pheasant Hunt, which this year will include a musical event."

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Top Mueller deputy reveals why he chickened out of forcing Donald Trump Jr. to testify

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One of the mysteries left in the wake of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation was why Donald Trump Jr., who infamously met with Russian agents to discuss the hacking of Hillary Clinton's stolen emails, was never forced to testify.

Andrew Weissmann, who served as one of Mueller's top deputies during the probe, has now given an answer.

In an excerpt of Weismann's upcoming book on the investigation obtained by The Atlantic, Weissmann claims that Mueller was too worried about the president shutting down the entire probe if they subpoenaed his family members to testify.

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‘He told us to use his words against him’: Early AM protest outside Lindsey Graham’s home over RBG replacement

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"In the spirit of RBG, we will not allow a double standard in how our Congress deals with late-term Supreme Court appointments."

Taking Sen. Lindsey Graham up on his 2016 advice to use his words opposing the nomination of Judge Merrick Garland against him should a Supreme Court seat open in the final year of a Republican president's first term, a group of demonstrators gathered outside of the South Carolina Republican's Washington, D.C. residence early Monday morning demanding that he oppose the filling of late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat until after the November election.

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