Citizens for Legitimate Government

Deep State Truth

CLG Breaking News and Commentary

Click here!

Contribute to CLG

Subscribe to Syndicate

Suspect in London Bridge stabbing attack previously convicted of terror crimes

Suspect in London Bridge stabbing attack previously convicted of terror crimes --Two people were killed and three were injured in the attack, which police say was carried out by a man who was released from prison in 2018. | 29 Nov 2019 | Two people were fatally stabbed and several others were wounded in a terror attack at the London Bridge Friday afternoon, officials said. Police shot and killed the male suspect at the scene after members of the public intervened. Scotland Yard officials identified the suspect as Usman Khan, 28. "This individual was known to authorities, having been convicted in 2012 for terrorism offenses. He was released from prison in December 2018 on license and clearly, a key line of inquiry now is to establish how he came to carry out this attack," Metropolitan Police Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu said Friday night.

Three injured in Netherlands stabbing, police say

Three injured in Netherlands stabbing, police say | 29 Nov 2019 | Three children were stabbed tonight after a suspected knifeman targeted a busy shopping street in The Hague. Cops have launched a manhunt after chaos erupted in the Dutch city at around 9pm on Friday night...The incident on Black Friday comes just hours after two people were killed in a knife attack in London Bridge.

Nadler sets Dec. 6 deadline for White House to say if it will take part in impeachment hearings

Nadler sets Dec. 6 deadline for White House to say if it will take part in impeachment hearings | 29 Nov 2019 | House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) has informed President Trump that he has until Dec. 6 to let the committee know whether his counsel will participate in upcoming impeachment proceedings. "I am writing to determine if your counsel will...participate in the upcoming impeachment proceedings. In particular, please provide the Committee notice of whether your counsel intends to participate, specifying which of the privileges your counsel seeks to exercise, no later than 5:00 p.m. on December 6, 2019," Nadler wrote to Trump in a letter dated Friday.

Gaetz warns Georgia governor of possible primary challenge if he doesn't tap Trump's favored Senate pick

Gaetz warns Georgia governor of possible primary challenge if he doesn't tap Trump's favored Senate pick | 29 Nov 2019 | Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) warned Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp (R-Deep State) on Friday that he could face a primary challenger when running for reelection if he doesn't select President Trump's favored candidate for the Senate seat soon to be vacated by Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.). Gaetz's tweet Friday comes amid reports that Kemp is expected to announce that financial executive [also a Deep State troll] Kelly Loeffler will be chosen over Trump's preferred selection of Rep. Doug Collins (R-Ga.). "You are ignoring his request because you THINK you know better than @POTUS," Gaetz tweeted. "If you substitute your judgement for the President's, maybe you need a primary in 2022. Let's see if you can win one w/o Trump."

Multiple people wounded, suspect dead after 'terror-related' stabbing at London Bridge

Multiple people wounded, suspect dead after 'terror-related' stabbing at London Bridge | 29 Nov 2019 | Police in London responded to what they described as a "terror-related" stabbing Friday that left multiple people injured and a suspect dead near London Bridge. A BBC reporter said he witnessed a group of men engaged in a fight on the bridge. When police arrived, shots were then fired, he said. Police said on Twitter that they had detained a man in connection with the stabbing, saying he had been shot by officers. Police later confirmed that the male suspect died at the scene.

London Bridge terrorist's fake suicide vest revealed: Hero police shoot dead knifeman wearing dummy explosives as passers-by wrestle him to ground after he stabs five people at scene of 2017 attack

London Bridge terrorist's fake suicide vest revealed: Hero police shoot dead knifeman wearing dummy explosives as passers-by wrestle him to ground after he stabs five people at scene of 2017 attack --It comes two and a half years after 2017 terrorist attack on London Bridge which saw eight killed | 29 Nov 2019 | Armed police shot dead a knifeman wearing a fake suicide vest on London Bridge today after he stabbed up to five people in a shocking terrorist attack as frightened crowds fled the scene. Up to five people were stabbed before the knife maniac ran onto London Bridge shortly before 2pm, where dramatic video showed he was tackled to the ground by at least six heroic members of the public... Meanwhile police immediately evacuated the south side of London Bridge near Borough Market, as hundreds of frightened bystanders began screaming and running for their lives as they heard shots being fired.

Trump makes surprise Thanksgiving visit to troops in Afghanistan

Trump makes surprise Thanksgiving visit to troops in Afghanistan | 28 Nov 2019 | President Trump on Thursday made a surprise trip to Afghanistan, his first to the nation as president, to visit troops for the Thanksgiving holiday. Trump held a meeting with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, during which he announced that he has restarted peace talks with the Taliban, and that he'd like to reduce the number of U.S. troops in Afghanistan to 8,600, down from a current total of less than 14,000. [How about reducing the number of troops in Afghanistan to *zero?*] Trump arrived at Bagram Air Field, the largest U.S. base in Afghanistan...He served turkey to troops in a cafeteria, posed for photos and delivered brief remarks in a hanger.
 

MSNBC contributor compares Trump supporters to ISIS

MSNBC contributor compares Trump supporters to ISIS --'I love your attitude,' host Matthews told Nance | 27 Nov 2019 | Appearing on "Hardball" with host Chris Matthews, former Naval intelligence operator and MSNBC contributor Malcolm Nance said that the "behaviors" he was seeing from the president's supporters remind him of ISIS members. "The behaviors I'm seeing here, and this is anecdotal, are very similar to the way that ISIS members are. They are true believers, this is their reality, and they will not surrender it. You know, they're dead-enders," Nance said. "I love your attitude," Matthews told Nance later in the segment.

Three women accuse Gordon Sondland of sexual misconduct

Three women accuse Gordon Sondland of sexual misconduct | 27 Nov 2019 | Three women have come forward to publicly accuse [Deep State dirt-bag] Gordon Sondland of sexual misconduct before the prominent businessman became the US ambassador to the European Union. The women shared their stories in a lengthy report that was jointly published Wednesday by ProPublica and the Portland Monthly. The alleged instances spanned seven years from 2003 to 2010 with women who believed they were attending business-related outings with Sondland, the founder and CEO of the Provenance Hotels chain, which has 19 hotels in Portland, Ore. and across the country.

Barack Obama said in private conversations he'd step in to stop Bernie Sanders getting the 2020 Democratic nomination

Barack Obama said in private conversations he'd step in to stop Bernie Sanders getting the 2020 Democratic nomination | 27 Nov 2019 | Barack Obama has privately indicated he doesn't have faith his former vice president could win the Democratic nomination in 2020. In a meeting with a Democratic primary candidate, Obama pointed out that during his 2008 campaign, he had an intimate bond with the electorate, especially in Iowa, that he no longer has, according to a Politico Magazine report published Tuesday. 'And you know who really doesn't have it?' he posed to the candidate. 'Joe Biden.' The former president has been holding a series of private meetings with Democratic 2020 hopefuls, the report details, exhibiting that Obama is more involved in the primary race than publicly indicated... When self described Democratic socialist Bernie Sanders appeared to be a bigger threat than he is now -- when he and Biden were both earning around 25 per cent support in polls -- [Deep State fraud] Obama said in private that he would speak up to prevent Sanders from winning the Democratic nomination.

Fox's Tucker Carlson questions Douma 'chemical attack proof' and roots for Russia on air. Off with his head, cry MSM

Fox's Tucker Carlson questions Douma 'chemical attack proof' and roots for Russia on air. Off with his head, cry MSM | 26 Nov 2019 | Fox News host Tucker Carlson has crossed an MSM Rubicon and questioned the Douma "gas attack" fraud on air, bringing up the OPCW whistleblower. Then he "rooted for Russia" over Ukraine...Carlson boldly went where no mainstream TV host had gone before, unpacking the explosive story of April 2018's Douma "chemical weapons attack." While the "attack" was attributed to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad by an altered report from the Organization for the Prevention of Chemical Weapons, two whistleblowers within the group accused it of omitting evidence to craft a misleading narrative - a fact that has never crossed the lips of US media until Monday night..."America almost attacked a country and killed untold thousands of people over an attack that may never have happened in the first place - that powerful people may very well have been lying about," Carlson told his audience, replaying footage of his show from the days following the attack to show he’d always been suspicious it had happened as reported.

Deval Patrick Cancels College Event After Two People Show Up

Deval Patrick Cancels College Event After Two People Show Up | 21 Nov 2019 | Bain Capital's Deval Patrick canceled an event yesterday after just two people showed up, telling organizers that he had a flight to catch. The latest entrant in the Democratic 2020 primary race arrived for a New Deal Democrats event at Morehouse College when he was told almost nobody had shown up for his talk, CNN reported. It also reported that the two people who did show up in the audience were asked to attend by organizers when they walked through the hallway outside...In a fresh Morning Consult poll released Monday, it was revealed that the former Massachusetts governor [former Managing Director at Bain Capital/Obama Deep State troll] had zero percent support among registered voters who said they may vote in Democratic primaries and caucuses beginning in February next year.

Obama-appointed judge halts Trump immigrant insurance mandate

Obama-appointed judge halts Trump immigrant insurance mandate --Administration expected to appeal | 26 Nov 2019 | A federal judge Tuesday halted President Trump's effort to require people trying to enter the U.S. with certain visas to have health insurance or otherwise prove they can afford to pay for medical costs before obtaining their visa. U.S. District Court Judge Michael Simon, an Obama appointee, issued the order that would prevent the State Department from enforcing the policy, which was announced in October and would significantly curtail immigrants' ability to migrate to the U.S. and obtain visas...The plaintiffs alleged in their suit before Simon that the policy would prevent up to 375,000 people who could otherwise legally enter the country from crossing the border.

Dow scores 100th record close under Trump

Dow scores 100th record close under Trump | 26 Nov 2019 | Stocks closed on record highs Tuesday helped by a batch of positive retail earnings, a new record for Disney and more positive developments on U.S.-China trade talks. Tuesday's record close was the 100th since President Trump took office...More positive trade developments also helped drive the gains after Trump told reporters the U.S. and China are "in the final throes" of reaching a deal.

Florida man accused of trying to recruit ISIS to attack college deans

Florida man accused of trying to recruit ISIS to attack college deans | 25 Nov 2019 | A Florida man was arrested after allegedly trying to recruit ISIS [I-CIA-SIS] to attack the deans of colleges he formerly attended. Salman Rashid, 23, was arrested on charges of soliciting another person to commit a violent crime, according to a Monday release from the U.S. Attorney's Office Southern District of Florida. Rashid allegedly attempted to call on ISIS members to target two deans from Miami-Dade College and Broward College.

President Trump signs animal cruelty bill into law, making it a federal felony

President Trump signs animal cruelty bill into law, making it a federal felony [Excellent!] | 25 Nov 2019 | Animal cruelty has officially become a federal felony after President Donald Trump signed the bill into law on Monday afternoon. The bipartisan bill, Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act, criminalizes certain acts of animal cruelty. The bill was passed in the Senate by unanimous decision on Nov. 5 after being approved in the House in late October. "Passing this legislation is a major victory in the effort to stop animal cruelty and make our communities safer," Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., said earlier this month when the bill, which Toomey sponsored along with Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., passed in the Senate.

DOJ vows appeal after judge orders ex-White House counsel Don McGahn to appear before Congress

DOJ vows appeal after judge orders ex-White House counsel Don McGahn to appear before Congress | 25 Nov 2019 | Former White House counsel Don McGahn must appear before Congress pursuant to a subpoena issued earlier this year, a Washington, D.C. federal judge ruled late Monday, in a major setback to President Trump's effort to keep aides from testifying before House impeachment investigators. If McGahn wanted to assert executive privilege to avoid testifying, Obama-appointed U.S. District Court Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson ruled, he would need to appear before Congress and do it himself, likely on a question-by-question basis... A senior Justice Department official told Fox News the department would appeal Judge Jackson's decision and seek a stay pending that appeal.

Defense Secretary Asks FCC to Limit 5G Deployment

Defense Secretary Asks FCC to Limit 5G Deployment --Deployment in the US has [thankfully] been hampered by fears of radiation and other health risks, with states and localities blocking 5G cells. | 22 Nov 2019 | Telecommunications business, with the urging and support of President Donald Trump, have been rushing to rollout the next level in wireless communications: 5G. But in a little noticed letter Monday, Secretary of Defense Mark Esper urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to restrict that rollout, citing "national security, civil service, and the economic benefit of the nation" as the reasons. In a letter to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, Secretary Esper said, "I request that the FCC reject the license modification request and not allow the proposed system to be deployed."

Three Britons brought back from Sierra Leone over Ebola-like virus

Three Britons brought back from Sierra Leone over Ebola-like virus --Trio to be medically assessed after contact with Dutch pair diagnosed with Lassa fever | 24 Nov 2019 | Three British nationals have been brought back to the UK from Sierra Leone for medical assessment after coming into close contact with two people diagnosed with Lassa fever. One of the two Dutch nationals who contracted the virus, whose symptoms are similar to Ebola, while working in the west African country has died. Public Health England (PHE) said three British people who had stayed in Sierra Leone and had close contact with the Dutch pair had been repatriated to be medically assessed and treated, if required. The agency has also got in touch with 15 other British nationals who had contact with the pair to monitor them.

Eddie Gallagher controversy: Esper fires Navy secretary amid Navy SEAL case, Pentagon says

Eddie Gallagher controversy: Esper fires Navy secretary amid Navy SEAL case, Pentagon says | 24 Nov 2019 | Defense Secretary Mark Esper fired Navy Secretary Richard Spencer Sunday over his handling of the case of a Navy SEAL who posed for a photo next to an Islamic State terrorist's corpse in Iraq, a Pentagon spokesman said Sunday. "Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper has asked for the resignation of Secretary of the Navy Richard Spencer after losing trust and confidence in him regarding his lack of candor over conversations with the White House involving the handling of Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher," Department of Defense spokesman Jonathan Hoffman said in a statement Sunday. Controversy continued to swirl around whether or not the Navy would strip Gallagher of his Trident pin, ousting him from the prestigious SEALs after he was demoted from chief petty officer to a 1st class petty officer following his conviction in July.

Michael Bloomberg launches Democratic presidential bid

Michael Bloomberg launches Democratic presidential bid | 24 Nov 2019 | Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, one of the world’s richest men, has formally launched a Democratic bid for president. Ending weeks of speculation, the 77-year-old former Republican announced his candidacy Sunday in a written statement posted on a campaign website describing himself as uniquely positioned to defeat President Donald Trump. He will quickly follow with a massive advertising campaign blanketing airways in key primary states across the U.S.

Koalas 'Functionally Extinct' After Australia Bushfires Destroy 80% of Their Habitat

Koalas 'Functionally Extinct' After Australia Bushfires Destroy 80% of Their Habitat | 23 Nov 2019 | As Australia experiences record-breaking drought and bushfires, koala populations have dwindled along with their habitat, leaving them "functionally extinct." The chairman of the Australian Koala Foundation, Deborah Tabart, estimates that over 1,000 koalas have been killed from the fires and that 80 percent of their habitat has been destroyed. Recent bushfires, along with prolonged drought and deforestation has led to koalas becoming "functionally extinct" according to experts... Many are urging the Australian government to enact the Koala Protection Act, written in 2016 but never passed into law and molded after the Bald Eagle Protection Act in the U.S.

Bolton returns to Twitter after resignation, accuses White House of blocking access to account

Bolton returns to Twitter after resignation, accuses White House of blocking access to account | 22 Nov 2019 | Former National Security Adviser [Deep State warmonger] John Bolton, whose name has repeatedly surfaced in impeachment hearings as a witness to key events, returned to Twitter on Friday and pointedly accused the White House of blocking access to his account after his resignation in September -- though President Trump denied involvement. "[S]ince resigning as National Security Advisor, the @WhiteHouse refused to return access to my personal Twitter account. Out of fear of what I may say? To those who speculated I went into hiding, I’m sorry to disappoint!" he tweeted. Bolton leveled the allegation after surfacing on Twitter earlier in the morning following his two-month hiatus from the platform, cryptically vowing to share the "back-story" of what happened to his account. [Yes, the 'back-story' is that Bolton is an idiot.]

US drone lost over Libya, military says

US drone lost over Libya, military says | 23 Nov 2019 | An unmanned drone that was flying over Libya was lost on Thursday, according to the U.S. military. "An unarmed U.S. Africa Command remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) was lost over Tripoli, Libya, Nov. 21," the Africa Command said in a statement on Friday. It noted that the incident was under investigation, but did not provide additional details. The Africa Command uses RPAs in Libya to monitor violent extremism and assess security there, according to the statement.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg hospitalized after fever, chills

Ruth Bader Ginsburg hospitalized after fever, chills | 23 Nov 2019 | Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was hospitalized on Friday night after she experienced chills and fever during the day, but her symptoms have died down, the court said in a statement. "Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was admitted to Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, last night after experiencing chills and fever earlier in the day," the statement said... Ginsburg, 86, also missed a day of work last week due to a stomach bug, but later returned to the Supreme Court.

Yang boycotts MSNBC pending on-air apology

Yang boycotts MSNBC pending on-air apology | 23 Nov 2019 | Andrew Yang said he won’t appear on MSNBC until the network offers him an on-air apology for granting him so little speaking time during the last debate. Yang, 44, received the least debate time out of all the candidates on stage at Wednesday's debate despite polling above multiple other contenders. Yang spoke for about six minutes and 48 seconds, far behind others who spoke for more than 12 minutes. On Saturday, Yang gave the network an ultimatum via Twitter if they want him back on air. "Was asked to appear on @msnbc this weekend - and told them that I'd be happy to after they apologize on-air, discuss and include our campaign consistent with our polling, and allow surrogates from our campaign as they do other candidates'. They think we need them. We don't," he said.

Mueller lawyer with anti-Trump bias is ex-FBI official facing FISA criminal investigation

Mueller lawyer with anti-Trump bias is ex-FBI official facing FISA criminal investigation | 22 Nov 2019 | The FBI lawyer under criminal investigation for allegedly falsifying a document related to the surveillance of a Trump campaign adviser expressed negative opinions of President Trump in messages to colleagues. Kevin Clinesmith, who was part of special counsel Robert Mueller's team, has been identified as the attorney who could face a criminal charge as part of U.S. Attorney John Durham's expansive criminal inquiry into the origins of the Russia investigation, according to the New York Times.

Covington Catholic High teen can go forward with $275M NBC suit - judge

Covington Catholic High teen can go forward with $275M NBC suit - judge | 22 Nov 2019 | A federal court judge has ruled a Covington Catholic High School student can -- with certain exceptions -- continue with his $275 million libel lawsuit against NBC Universal for the network's coverage of a viral interaction between the Kentucky teenager and a Native American man, court papers and reports show. Nicholas Sandmann's attorneys filed the lawsuit after he and several classmates were accused of harassing Nathan Phillips, a Native American man, in the network's coverage of viral videos of their encounter on Jan. 18 at the Lincoln Memorial. They slapped The Washington Post and CNN with similar suits.

WH press secretary suggests John Bolton may have 'forgotten' his Twitter password, cites 'advanced age'

WH press secretary suggests John Bolton may have 'forgotten' his Twitter password, cites 'advanced age' | 23 Nov 2019 | The White House on Friday shot back at former National Security Adviser [Deep State warmonger] John Bolton over his claim that it had locked him out of his Twitter account, with Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham suggesting the former ambassador was of "advanced age" and had simply forgotten his password. "Sometimes, I'll use my father as an example, somebody who is of an advanced age may not understand that all you have to do is contact Twitter and reset your password if you've forgotten it so I'll just leave it at that," Grisham said on Fox Business’ Lou Dobbs Tonight.

U.S. Navy secretary backs SEAL's expulsion review, despite Trump objection

U.S. Navy secretary backs SEAL's expulsion review, despite Trump objection | 22 Nov 2019 | U.S. Navy Secretary Richard Spencer said on Friday a Navy SEAL convicted of battlefield misconduct should face a board of peers weighing whether to oust him from the elite force, despite President Donald Trump's assertion that he not be expelled. “I believe the process matters for good order and discipline,” Spencer told Reuters, weighing in on a confrontation between Trump and senior Navy officials over the outcome of a high-profile war-crimes case. A military jury in July convicted Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher of illegally posing for pictures with the corpse of an Islamic State fighter but acquitted him of murder in the detainee's death. Gallagher also was cleared of charges that he deliberately fired on unarmed civilians.

Pages

CLG is on Facebook and Twitter. Like and follow us!

Syndicate our feed: CLG RSS feed

Click here! to the CLG Newsletter!

Email a friend about this website.

Support CLG with your generous donations
Please send a donation. Thank you!

You don't need a PayPal account to make credit card donations through PayPal!

Click here to donate to CLG

Please mail a check or money order to the CLG:
Citizens for Legitimate Government (CLG)
P.O. Box 1142
Bristol, CT 06011-1142

Donations are not tax-deductible for federal income tax purposes.

CLG: Your source for Deep-State truth.
*****

'We want either a hammer or a fire, to break the spell or dissolve the ice.' Artisan radical freethinker, George Jacob Holyoake, Reasoner V (1848): 2.

CLG's Michael Rectenwald, Ph.D. and Lori Price receive the Patrick Henry Think Tank's American Hero Award 02 Nov 2005 The Patrick Henry Democratic Club --A Think Tank working to give the government back to the people. "Give me liberty or give me death!"

HOME | CONTRIBUTE | CONTACT US

Copyright © 2000 - 2020, Citizens For Legitimate Government ® All rights reserved.

Subscribe to CLG News RSS