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Iranian operative Shahram Poursafi has been charged in an alleged plot to kill former National Security Adviser John Bolton, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced Wednesday.

The DOJ noted in a press release that Poursafi was a member of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps and an Iranian national. The 45-year-old is accused of attempting “to arrange the murder of” Bolton, “likely in retaliation for the January 2020 death of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps — Qods Force … commander Qasem Soleimani,” according to the department.

“Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, through the Defendant, tried to hatch a brazen plot: assassinate a former U.S. official on U.S. soil in retaliation for U.S. actions,” U.S. Attorney Matthew M. Graves for the District of Columbia said in the statement. “Iran and other hostile governments should understand that the U.S. Attorney’s Office and our law enforcement partners will do everything in our power to thwart their violent plots and bring those responsible to justice.”

The DOJ detailed the alleged plot in its lengthy statement, writing that Poursafi first asked an unnamed individual to take photographs of Bolton back in October 2021. Poursafi allegedly claimed the photographs were related to a book he was writing, and the individual he first contacted suggested an associate could “take the pictures for $5,000-$10,000,” according to the DOJ.

Poursafi began messaging with the unnamed associate using “an encrypted messaging application” in early November 2021. Soon, according to the DOJ, he “offered the CHS [confidential human source] $250,000 to hire someone to ‘eliminate’” Bolton.

“This amount would later be negotiated up to $300,000. Poursafi added that he had an additional ‘job,’ for which he would pay $1 million,” according to the DOJ.

“Poursafi directed the CHS to open a cryptocurrency account to facilitate payment, but stipulated that the CHS would likely have to carry out the murder before he/she could be paid,” the DOJ’s statement adds. “He further explained to the CHS that if he/she was paid and the murder was not completed, Poursafi’s ‘group’ would be angry. A later search of one of Poursafi’s online accounts revealed pictures of Poursafi wearing a uniform with an IRGC patch. During their communications, the CHS made several references to Poursafi being associated with IRGC-QF. Poursafi never denied his involvement with IRGC-QF.”

The alleged assassination plot continued to unfold over the course of the next several months. In late November 2021, Poursafi allegedly told the CHS that his “group” required “video confirmation of” Bolton’s death.

As the months dragged on, communication between Poursafi and the CHS continued, with the Iranian national even threatening to give “the job” to someone else in February 2022, according to the DOJ.

In March 2022, Poursafi appeared to pivot away from the alleged plot to kill Bolton.

“On March 10, 2022, Poursafi told the CHS he had another assassination job for the CHS in the United States, but to ‘keep [the former National Security Advisor] in the back of your mind,’” the DOJ’s statement reads. “Approximately one month later, Poursafi encouraged the CHS to accept this offer, explaining that if it was done successfully, Poursafi would be able to ingratiate himself with his ‘group’ and regain the tasking to murder the former National Security Advisor.”

Ultimately, the CHS demanded Poursafi send over money as proof that he could pay for the assassination, the DOJ reported.

“Later that day, the cryptocurrency wallet received two payments totaling $100,” according to the DOJ.

Bolton, who served in former President Donald Trump’s administration, issued a statement thanking the DOJ for starting criminal proceedings in the case.

“While much cannot be said publicly right now, one point is indisputable: Iran’s rulers are liars, terrorists, and enemies of the United States,” Bolton wrote. “Their radical, anti-American objectives are unchanged; their commitments are worthless; and their global threat is growing.”

Poursafi is charged with the “use of interstate commerce facilities in the commission of murder for hire” and “providing and attempting to provide material support to a transnational murder plot,” according to the criminal complaint.

The DOJ noted Poursafi is not in custody and “remains at large abroad.”

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4 Comments
  • John says:

    the DOJ remember how to do their job and protect all their political New World Order scumbag politicians on both sides but they can care less about the 80 million Americans who votes were stolen and are being constitutionally violated every day, threatened by a corrupt this leftist government for compliancy of exercising our civil rights, and incarcerated for our free speech constitutional right by a treasonous communist leftist Democrat pedophile party of elitist vile pigs

  • CHRISTOPHER WRAY says:

    FKN LIES

  • Karel Bellic says:

    Poursafi, what happened ? Why did you fail ?

  • Ray Epps says:

    FUCK JOHN BOLTON. DIE SLOW FAGGIT

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    EcoHealth Alliance, run by British zoologist Peter Daszak, funded studies in Wuhan – the Chinese city where the pandemic began – on manipulated coronaviruses.

    Such research, known as ‘gain of function’, can see viruses deliberately engineered to become more dangerous to humans.

    EcoHealth Alliance’s five-year experiment will investigate ‘the potential for future bat coronavirus emergence’ in Asia, with scientists set to trawl caves in Myanmar, Laos and Vietnam in the hunt to prevent another viral crisis.

    The grant was awarded last month by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), which is still ran by Dr Anthony Fauci.

    Dr Fauci is known to be close to Dr Daszak, who thanked the American Government’s departing chief medical adviser for downplaying theories that Covid may have been created in a lab.

    EcoHealth Alliance is said to have received $60million (£53.5m) in federal cash over the past decade. Some of this money was funneled straight to the Wuhan Institute of Virology.

    The justification for the grant says that previous research in this field ‘identifies the border region of Southern China, Myanmar, Laos, and Vietnam as a high risk for future emergence of novel coronaviruses and the potential site where SARS-CoV-2 first ‘spilled over’ from bats to people’.

    The research will also include testing communities that live in close proximity to wildlife in south east Asia for coronaviruses.

    According to the NIH’s website, the research will include supplying ‘viral sequences and isolates for use in vaccine development’.

    The main aim of the research is described as conducting ‘community-based surveys and biological sampling of people frequently exposed to wildlife in Myanmar, Laos, and Vietnam, to find serological evidence of spillover’.

    The other primary aim will include ‘sampling and PCR screening of bats and other wildlife at community surveillance sites’.

    The new research may ‘also provide data on wildlife reservoirs and community spillover events of relevance to the origin of COVID-19,’ according to a section of the NIH report.

    Another section reads: ‘Finally, we will rapidly supply viral sequences and isolates for use in vaccine and therapeutic development.’

    The long-term goal of projects such as this one is to help aid global preparedness in case of another global pandemic, the NIH said.

    Further details of British researcher Daszak’s role in facilitating risky coronavirus research in China were revealed in a report back in April.

    They outlined how his EcoHealth Alliance raked in millions in federal grants.

    Daszak’s group, which bizarrely evolved from a save-the-manatees non-profit to a top champion of viral gain-of-function research as it chased federal funding, has long been at the center of questions about the origins of Covid.

    The lengthy report that was published in Vanity Fair, based on dozens of interviews and more than 100,000 leaked internal documents, detailed how EcoHealth operated in a world of ‘murky grant agreements, flimsy oversight, and the pursuit of government funds for scientific advancement, in part by pitching research of steeply escalating risk’.

    The report did not offer conclusive evidence as to whether Covid leaked from the Wuhan lab that worked closely with EcoHealth, or was transmitted to humans by an animal in a ‘natural spillover’ event, as Daszak has long insisted.

    But it does outline the lengths to which Daszak – and Dr Fauci, whose agency helped fund his research – went to try to cast doubt on the lab-origin theory and downplay the potential role of risky research that EcoHealth supported in Wuhan.

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    WATCH: Kamala Confronted Over Controversial Racial Remarks About Distributing Natural Disaster Aid

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    Vice President Kamala Harris (D) was confronted over the weekend in response to controversial racial remarks that she made late last week about distributing relief aid in responses to natural disasters.

    Speaking Friday afternoon in Washington, D.C., to leftist Priyanka Chopra at the Democratic National Committee’s Women’s Leadership Forum, Harris claimed, “It is our lowest income communities and our communities of color that are most impacted by these extreme conditions and impacted by issues that are not of their own making.”

    Harris’ remarks come after Florida was battered late last week by Hurricane Ian, one of the most powerful Category 4 hurricanes to ever hit the U.S.

    “And so we have to address this in a way that is about giving resources based on equity, understanding that we fight for equality, but we also need to fight for equity, understanding not everyone starts out at the same place,” Harris continued. “And if we want people to be in an equal place, sometimes we have to take into account those disparities and do that work.”

    The Republican National Committee’s Research channel tweeted out a video of Harris being confronted Saturday evening about her remarks when she attended the Phoenix Awards Dinner at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

    A man asked Harris, “Vice President, can you clarify what you meant about equity for hurricane relief?”

    Harris looked right at the man as he asked the question and then looked away and kept walking.

    Christina Pushaw, Director of Rapid Response for DeSantis’ re-election campaign, called out the Vice President last week after Harris made the remarks, writing on Twitter: “This is false.”

    “@VP’s rhetoric is causing undue panic and must be clarified,” Pushaw tweeted. “FEMA Individual Assistance is already available to all Floridians impacted by Hurricane Ian, regardless of race or background. If you need assistance visit disasterassistance.gov or call 1-800-621-3362.”

    FEMA Administrator Deanne Criswell said during a Sunday interview on CBS’s “Face The Nation” that the federal programs assisted everyone.

    “[O]ur programs support everybody,” Criswell told host Margaret Brennan. “I would say I believe some of the things the vice president was talking about are the long-term recovery and rebuilding these communities to be able to withstand disasters, so they can have less impact. We’re going to support all communities. I committed that to (Florida Republican Governor Ron DeSantis), I commit to you right here that all Floridians are going to be able to get the help that is available to them through our programs.”

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    Bill Gates Takes Surprising Shot At Left-Wing Climate Alarmists: ‘Just Completely Not Solvable’

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    Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates took a surprising shot at left-wing climate alarmists during an interview that aired last week, saying their attempts to radically change people’s behavior for the sake of the environment were not realistic.

    Gates made the remarks while speaking to Bloomberg’s Zero podcast with host Akshat Rathi when he was asked by Rathi if a “revolution” was needed to address so-called “climate change.”

    “I don’t think it’s realistic to say that people are utterly going to change their lifestyle because of concerns about climate,” Gates said. “You can have a cultural revolution where you’re trying to throw everything up, you can create a North Korean-type situation where the state’s in control. Other than immense central authority to have people just obey, I think the collective action problem is just completely not solvable.”

    “Anyone who says that we will tell people to stop eating meat, or stop wanting to have a nice house, and we’ll just basically change human desires, I think that that’s too difficult,” Gates said. “You can make a case for it. But I don’t think it’s realistic for that to play an absolutely central role.”

    “But just having a few rich countries, a few rich companies and a few rich individuals buy their way out so they can say they’re not part of the problem, that has nothing to do with solving the problem,” Gates added. “Those [remaining] two-thirds of emissions are pretty basic in terms of the calories and shelter and transport and goods being used. So, the excesses of the rich countries … even curbing those completely out of existence is not a solution to this problem.”

    Gates later added that in order to combat “climate change” that people needed to not use the issue “as a moral crusade.”

    “People who are in the climate space may not realize how many things are competing for the modest amount of increased resources that society has,” Gates said. “And that not that many people are prepared to be worse off because of climate requirements.”

    Gates spoke to the Podcast back in August before the Democrats’ climate legislation, which was billed as a plan to fight inflation, was signed into law.

    The release of the podcast episode comes as Florida just endured last week one of the most powerful Category 4 hurricanes to ever hit the United States — which has left dozens dead and caused many billions of dollars in damage.

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    Biden Thanks Coast Guard Diver For Saving Lives in Florida – Plans to Fire Him in Days Over Vax Mandate

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    President Joe Biden personally congratulated a U.S. Coast Guard rescue swimmer for saving lives of victims of Hurricane Ian in southwest Florida. However, the Coast Guard hero said he is about to be discharged because of Biden’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccine order for the U.S. military.

    On Thursday, there were areas ravaged by Hurricane Ian that were only accessible by aircraft. Coast Guard members flew to the coastal areas destroyed by the Category 4 hurricane from the air station in Clearwater, Florida.

    For more than eight hours, the teams ventured into the hurricane-ravaged areas in Fort Myers and Naples – where they rescued 15 people and several pets.

    One of the Coast Guard heroes is rescue swimmer and aviation survival technician second class Zach Loesch. He reportedly kicked through a wall to pull out a disabled woman and her husband – who were marooned in their storm-smashed home.

    “I’m just trying to smile and be happy and show up to them as a light at the end of their dark day,” Loesch told WFLA. “A lot of them are desperate and need help and in despair. Everything they know is gone, and when they’re leaving with us it may be the last time they see their house.”

    President Biden personally congratulated Loesch for his bravery in rescuing helpless people stranded in southwest Florida.

    “I told him how proud of him I was and thanked him for all the work he and his Coasties are doing to save lives,” Biden said.

    The White House added, “The President thanked them for saving lives and asked for a report on the work that continues to rescue Floridians. He also asked if they needed any additional support that he can provide to accelerate successful rescues; they indicated they have gotten what they need to execute their vital mission.”

    However, Loesch is reportedly one of the dedicated federal employees who are being discharged from their jobs over the Biden administration’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccine policy for the U.S. military.

    Loesch will reportedly be kicked out of the Coast Guard within 30 to 60 days for not being fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

    Loesch said that he submitted a request for a religious exemption, but it was denied. His appeal was also denied.

    Loesch allegedly told journalist Kristina Wong, “If I had asked any of the people I saved yesterday if they wanted to come with me even though I am unvaccinated, every single one of them would have said ‘yes.’ It just sucks that he thanked me yet his vaccine mandate is what’s kicking me out.”

    Republican lawmakers pushed back on Biden’s mandatory shots.

    Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) remarked, “Joe Biden said it himself — COVID is over. Yet, he is still firing our brave men and women who serve our nation, like Coast Guard Rescue Swimmer Zach Loesch. Zach kicked through a wall to save an elderly couple trapped due to Hurricane Ian.”

    Last month, Biden declared that the COVID-19 “pandemic is over.”

    Rep. Mike Waltz (R-Fla.) told the Daily Mail, “This will cripple our ability to effectively respond to the next natural disaster if the Biden Administration doesn’t reverse course. We need more service members like Zach Loesch who put their life on the line to save others – not less. And with the military’s current recruiting crisis, these skills will be extremely difficult to replace.”

    As of September 2022, there are 2,632 members of the Coast Guard who are not fully vaccinated.

    Last month, a lawsuit was filed on behalf of approximately 1,200 Coast Guard members against the Biden administration for denying religious exemptions to the COVID-19 vaccine mandate.

    You can watch some of the extraordinary rescue missions accomplished by the Coast Guard in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian below.

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    NFL Player Responds To Controversial Video Of Him Exposing Himself To A Woman

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    NFL free agent wide receiver Antonio Brown responded to videos published over the weekend that allegedly showed him exposing himself to a woman in a swimming pool at a high-end hotel in the Middle East.

    The New York Post reported that Brown, 34, was caught “shoving his bare buttocks into the face of a stunned woman” while both were in the swimming pool, and that he later lifted “his manhood out of the water” and whipped “it in her direction.”

    Brown responded to the report on Twitter, claiming that “disinformation” was coming out about him. “Ironically, during a time when the NFL is getting heat for allowing players to play when they’re clearly concussed,” Brown added. “They’ve been using black men as guinea pigs.”

    Brown’s remarks were in reference to Miami Dolphins star quarterback Tua Tagovailoa getting rushed to the hospital late last week after sustaining a head injury while being sacked by a defensive lineman for the Cincinnati Bengals.

    “Every chance they get to sway the heat off themselves they use me. In the video you can clearly see she runs off with my swim trunks,” Brown continued. “If roles were reversed the headlines would read ‘AB having a wild night with nude female’.Yet when it’s me it automatically becomes a hate crime.”

    Footage of the incident, obtained exclusively by the Post, was from several months ago, taking place on May 14 at the Armani Hotel Dubai.

    The video appears to show the woman initially laughing off Brown’s antics before swimming off to remove herself from the situation.

    The report said that Brown had just met the woman and that she was reportedly “fuming” after the encounter.

    The Post said that in one video, Brown lifted himself out of the water twice in front of the woman while naked, thus exposing his bare backside to her face. In a separate video, Brown reportedly tried to wrap a “scarf around her head” that he grabbed from another swimmer.

    “Brown then lifts the woman up and tosses her head first into the water like he was spiking a football,” the report said. “Brown then grabs his penis, and briefly yanks it out of the water in the direction of the woman.”

    The Post reported that multiple eyewitnesses said that the athlete continued to expose himself to the woman after the recording ended and allegedly propositioned her, asking, “You want it?”

    The hotel reportedly asked Brown to leave following the incident.

    The report said that Brown, who is now pursuing a music career, may have violated United Arab Emirates laws about drugs and dress code with his behavior at the hotel.

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    Ex-Clinton Adviser: Hillary Setting Up 2024 Presidential Bid with ‘Open Borders’ Critique of Biden

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    ​Hillary Clinton is “dusting off” her husband’s playbook by criticizing the Biden administration’s “open borders” to put herself in place to mount a 2024 presidential run, veteran political consultant Dick Morris said in a new interview.

    Morris, a former aide to President Bill Clinton, said Hillary is setting herself up to enter the race as a “moderate” choice for Democrats in two years for what would be her third shot at the White House.

    “I see more and more signs that Hillary’s going to run,” Morris told John Catsimatidis on his WABC 770 AM radio show in an interview that aired Sunday​, noting that she has been remarking that Americans “do not believe in open borders.”

    “These are all signals that she is going to be the moderate candidate for president. She’s going to say after the election, ‘See, the left cost us the House and the Senate. If we stay with a left-wing candidate in 2024, we’re going to lose the White House. I’m the only one who will tack to the center and give us a chance at victory​,​’​” Morris said.

    Morris said he’s aware of the strategy she’s employing “because it’s the strategy I designed for Bill Clinton in 1992” when he won the Democratic nomination.​

    “​Hillary is just dusting off Bill‘s playbook that I wrote for him and applying it herself this year,” he said.

    The former secretary of state and senator from New York during an interview on MSNBC last month called out Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis for flying migrants from Texas to Martha’s Vineyard, alleging the Republican was engaging in human trafficking.

    “So many other Americans — I happen to believe still the majority of Americans — are good-hearted and generous and when people end up on their doorstep in need, they’re going to respond. They’ll feed them and house them and the kids in the AP Spanish class will be let out of high school so they can go and translate. That’s the kind of American spirit that we try to celebrate at the Clinton Global Initiative,” she said on MSNBC on Sept. 16, adding “nobody wants open borders who has any idea of how government and countries work.”​

    Morris was building on comments he made to Catsimatidis on last week’s show when he predicted that Democrats will ditch President Biden in favor of Clinton over fears a more far-left candidate could end up nominated.​

    “Once Biden pulls out, the polling will show that the Democrats are leaning toward some crazy radical like Gavin Newson, Bernie Sanders. Maybe even AOC herself,” Morris ​said, referring to progressive lightning rod Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

    ​“That’s going to drive the Democratic Party leaders to go to Hillary and say, ‘Hey look. Please run again. We need you to save us from the crazy left,” ​Morris said.

    “Otherwise we’ll have Sanders as our candidate. We’ll lose Congress by a ton. And we’ll get wiped out in the presidential race.’”

    Clinton ran in 2008, but lost the nomination to former President Barack Obama. She lost the 2016 presidential election to Donald Trump.

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    Former Democrat Rep Headed to Prison for Election Fraud Case

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    A former Pennsylvania congressman was sentenced to over two years in jail for committing election fraud aimed at helping Democratic candidates.

    “Protecting the legitimacy of elections is critical to ensuring the public’s trust in the process,” FBI Philadelphia Division Special Agent in Charge Jacqueline Maguire said in a press release last week. “Through his actions, Ozzie Myers pointedly disdained both the will of Philadelphia voters and the rule of law. He’s now a federal felon twice over, heading back behind bars, with time to consider the great consequence of free and fair elections.”

    Former Rep. Michael “Ozzie” Myers pleaded guilty to frequently stuffing ballots, conspiring to illegally vote in a federal election and deprive civil rights, voting records falsification, and bribery in favor of Democratic candidates, according to a Department of Justice press release. He carried out the schemes in Pennsylvania during the 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 elections, the DOJ said.

    Myers served in the U.S. House between 1976 and 1980 but was expelled from Congress for bribery and served three years in prison.

    He will now serve 30 months in prison, a well as three years of supervised release, and he was fined a total of $100,000.

    The DOJ accused Myers of bribing former Philadelphia election judge Domenick J. Demuro to stuff ballots for Democratic candidates, with Demuro pleading guilty to that crime in 2020. Myers was also involved in an election fraud scheme with former Philadelphia election judge Marie Beren, who pleaded guilty to that crime in 2021.

    “Voting is the cornerstone of our democracy. If even one vote has been illegally cast or if the integrity of just one election official is compromised, it diminishes faith in process,” U.S. Attorney Romero said in the release. “This defendant used his position, knowledge of the process, and connections to fix elections for his preferred candidates, which demonstrates a truly flagrant disregard for the laws which govern our elections. He will now spend 30 months in prison as penalty for his crimes.”

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    Conservatives Score Major Political Victory in the Fight for Parents’ Rights in Public Schools

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    A new Virginia law will mandate that every family in the state will be alerted if their children could be exposed to sexually explicit content in public schools.

    Officials with the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) said the regulations, which school boards have until January to adopt, are aimed at reinforcing parents in their right to decide what their children are exposed to and at protecting their innocence, according to local Richmond outlet WTKR. They also noted that the law is not intended to censor books or instructional material based on the sexual orientation of characters in such books.

    The policy mandates that public schools in Virginia, which has been a hotbed of conflict between parents and school boards, must give parents prior notice if they intend to use any material with sexually explicit content, which it defines as “any description, picture, photograph, drawing, motion picture film, digital image or similar visual representation depicting sexual bestiality, a lewd exhibition of nudity, sexual excitement, sexual conduct or sadomasochistic abuse, coprophilia, urophilia, or fetishism.”

    Parents will be allowed to review the potentially objectionable material and be given the opportunity for their child to be given an alternative in a process that schools will be required to create before the start of each school year.

    Schools will also be mandated to list the materials on their websites and give parents at least 30 days’ notice before such material is slated to be taught.

    The policies apply to “Any content used by one or more students for an educational purpose, regardless of (a) its format, whether printed, representational, audiovisual, electronic, or digital (such as materials, social media content, and software applications accessible through the internet), or (b) the time, place and manner in which the content is used.”

    “Library materials are considered instructional materials when used (i) for completion of an assignment, or (ii) as part of an academic or extracurricular educational program. This includes any division, school, and/or classroom purchased or created assessments. However, the phrases ‘instructional material’ and ‘instructional materials’ do not include standardized national or state assessments, such ACT, SAT, NAEP, and AP or SOL exam,” the policies continue.

    The new law comes weeks after a judge in Virginia Beach dismissed a lawsuit on jurisdictional grounds that had sought to deem two controversial books as obscene and to restrict their distribution to minors in libraries and bookstores.

    “Gender Queer” and “A Court of Mist and Fury” have stoked outrage from parents who object to the description or illustration of sexual acts in them. “Gender Queer,” an award-winning 2014 graphic novel by Maia Kobabe, includes photos of sexual acts between a boy and a man.

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    NEW POLL: Michigan Governor’s Race Much Closer Than Previously Suggested

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    Michigan’s Democratic Governor Gretchen Whitmer continues to lead Republican candidate Tudor Dixon in the polls, but a new survey shows Dixon within striking distance.

    A poll released Friday by the Trafalgar Group shows Whitmer leading by six points (51% – 45%), indicating a much closer race than the previous polls from the Detroit News and Detroit Free Press showed. According to a Detroit News poll from the end of August through early September, Whitmer led Dixon by 13 points, while the Free Press had the governor ahead by 16 at the middle of last month.

    “Even Gretchen’s millions in attack ads can’t erase her record of broken promises,” Dixon tweeted in response to the Trafalgar poll findings. “We will defeat the Queen of Lockdowns.”

    The Trafalgar poll was revealed a day after a report from Bridge Michigan showed that the state has lost nearly 82,000 jobs under Whitmer’s watch as the governor continues to tout her economic “achievements.” Whitmer has also repeatedly bragged about creating 25,000 auto jobs in the state, but those jobs don’t seem to exist.

    Dixon blames Whitmer’s harsh COVID lockdown policies for Michigan’s sluggish economy.

    “Gretchen Whitmer implemented the most draconian and extreme lockdowns in the country throughout the pandemic,” Dixon told Bridge Michigan.

    “She destroyed our small business community … and forced hard working Michiganders to follow her intrusive orders that picked winners and losers. That is her economic legacy,” the GOP candidate added.

    Trafalgar, one of the most-trusted survey companies in the country, has proven its accuracy in Michigan in the past. The company was one of the only pollsters that correctly predicted former President Donald Trump’s victory in the state in 2016.

    The latest poll of 1,075 Michiganders conducted between September 24 – 28 also showed Democrats leading in the two other statewide races. Democratic Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson leads GOP candidate Kristina Karamo 50% to 45%, while Democratic Attorney General Dana Nessel is ahead of Republican attorney Matthew DePerno 48% to 45%.

    Dixon is set to hold a rally with Trump in Warren, Michigan, Saturday night. The former president endorsed Dixon days prior to her massive primary victory in early August. Since her victory, Dixon has come out with multiple conservative plans, from a Florida-like ban on public schools teaching sexual orientation and gender identity to K-3rd grade students to giving the police $1 billion in additional funding.

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