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The Biden economy working wonders!

no, not when we are talking about job OPENINGS, not job creation.

Job creation missed the target by half a million jobs, just last month

while unemployment is increasing at the same time, especially among Black Americans.

The Biden economy is an inflation riddled dumpster fire.

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And another Red State careens out of control with the COVID surge....

The coronavirus is spreading so quickly in Idaho that the state has decided to allow all of its hospitals to ration care as they struggle to keep up with the onslaught of patients. 

“The massive increase of COVID-19 patients requiring hospitalization in all areas of the state has exhausted existing resources,” the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare announced Thursday, expanding a similar declaration from last week that was limited to the northern part of the state.

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/idaho-covid-hospitals_n_61435a24e4b0581b792d9567

And these Red State AGs still want to fight vaccinating their residents...

Like Jim Jones and Jonestown, the GOP is nothing but a cult murdering its members...

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BlacklabelToday  08:37 am JST

There are more open jobs than people to work..

The Biden economy working wonders!

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Lots of pro-Trump vaccine skeptics here - maybe we can get an answer to this one today?

I would recommend it," Mr Trump said during an interview on Fox News Primetime on Tuesday. "I would recommend it to a lot of people that don't want to get it and a lot of those people voted for me, frankly." He added: **"It's a great vaccine*, it's a safe vaccine and it's something that works.

Trump is urging everyone, but specifically his supporters in MAGA-world, to take the vaccine - he assures you all that it is safe and effective...

But a majority of MAGA-world think the "Trump vaccine" doesn't work, that it contains "mind control chips", and will make you sterile...

So isn't Trump endangering his supporters by recommending they take this clearly ineffective and dangerous vaccine?

Maybe a Trump supporter here can explain this?

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One of the better pro-choice abortion arguments I've seen - well done....

Abortion has nothing to do with this issue. Try and focus for just once.

Hmmmm....the vaccine skeptics chant: "My body, my choice".... Indeed. Thanks for your pro-choice endorsement...

You think these guys made the right choice?

Taking on this administration, they did.

By "deciding" to refuse the vaccine and then catching COVID and dying, they made the right choice?

OK - You just proved my point about cults ending by the deaths of their members. Thanks...

**At least seven conservative radio hosts and high-profile anti-mask and anti-vaccine advocates have died from COVID-19 in recent weeks. **The men are radio hosts Dick Farrel, Phil Valentine, Bob Enyart, and Marc Bernier, as well as former CIA officer Robert David Steele, anti-masker Caleb Wallace, and conservative leader Pressley Stutts. **

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It’s a testing mandate

Is it? I heard Biden say vaccine not testing. Testing mandate makes perfect sense as being vaccinated means nothing for the status of whether you have COVID or not.

whereas a test will tell you. You don’t have to “hope” you aren’t a breakthrough case (10%).

So is it a testing mandate from Biden now? Who knows as he won’t release any details or sign the paper.

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One of the better pro-choice abortion arguments I've seen - well done....

Abortion has nothing to do with this issue. Try and focus for just once.

You think these guys made the right choice?

Taking on this administration, they did.

*At least seven conservative radio hosts and high-profile anti-mask and anti-vaccine advocates have died from COVID-19 in recent weeks. **The men are radio hosts Dick Farrel, Phil Valentine, Bob Enyart, and Marc Bernier, as well as former CIA officer Robert David Steele, anti-masker Caleb Wallace, and conservative leader Pressley Stutts. *

And what What is the reason, what was the medical condition? Do you know anything about the medical history, will they make that public, and what about the fact that in states like Texas and Florida they’re letting in more unvaccinated illegals into the country, how is it helping with containing the spread, these are the questions that we just can’t get from the left, wonder why?

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No better example that the GOP is now a cult - and is doing what all cults do as they end....kill their members...

Cult? I think given Americans the freedoms to dictate their lives the way they see fit and to have the option and freedom to choose for themselves what they want and what’s best for them....

One of the better pro-choice abortion arguments I've seen - well done....

is nothing remotely close to being cult like, but if liberals think so that freedom of choice is the equivalent to being in a cult, then so be it.*

You think these guys made the right choice?

*At least seven conservative radio hosts and high-profile anti-mask and anti-vaccine advocates have died from COVID-19 in recent weeks.  **The men are radio hosts Dick Farrel, Phil Valentine, Bob Enyart, and Marc Bernier, as well as former CIA officer Robert David Steele, anti-masker Caleb Wallace, and conservative leader Pressley Stutts. *

https://www.businessinsider.com/conservative-radio-hosts-anti-maskers-death-covid-19-2021-9

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It’s NOT a vaccine mandate.

It’s a testing mandate, and you can opt out of weekly testing by getting vaccinated.

Those 24 mostly red states will lose... Public and private institutions have the right to protect the many from the anti-vaxer few, from COVID infection...

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If you really though that your vaccine protected you as you claim, you wouldnt even be worried about the unvaccinated. thats the fact of the matter.

We've been through this a million and one times. The vaccine works, really well. The overwhelming majority of vaccine deaths are from unvaccinated. There is no good, medically rationed reason not to get the vaccine.

The problem is that if enough chuckleheads, even as few as 30-35% of the population refuse to get vaccinated, a new variant develops, and with each new variant, and variant of that variant, there's a risk that a vaccine resistant form of the virus develops.

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If you really though that your vaccine protected you as you claim, you wouldnt even be worried about the unvaccinated. thats the fact of the matter.

even the definition of vaccine in the dictionary was changed from provided "immunity" to provides "protection".

Remember the days when you got a vaccine so that you didnt catch something? I do.

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No better example that the GOP is now a cult - and is doing what all cults do as they end....kill their members...

Cult? I think given Americans the freedoms to dictate their lives the way they see fit and to have the option and freedom to choose for themselves what they want and what’s best for them is nothing remotely close to being cult like, but if liberals think so that freedom of choice is the equivalent to being in a cult, then so be it.

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Two dozen Republican attorneys general warned the White House on Thursday of impending legal action if a proposed coronavirus vaccine requirement for as many as 100 million Americans goes into effect.

“Your plan is disastrous and counterproductive,” the prosecutors, led by Attorney General Alan Wilson of South Carolina, wrote in a letter sent to President Joe Biden. “If your Administration does not alter its course, the undersigned state Attorneys General will seek every available legal option to hold you accountable and uphold the rule of law.”

In other words, "You have no right to interfere in our decision to kill our Red State citizens."

By the looks of it, Republican attacks on masks and COVID-19 vaccines don’t seem to be particularly healthy for people living in red states. In several instances in recent months, both COVID-19 cases and deaths are notably higher in Republican states than in Democratic blue states...

https://www.yahoo.com/news/covid-cases-deaths-notably-worse-035707646.html

No better example that the GOP is now a cult - and is doing what all cults do as they end....kill their members...

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So you were talking about Russia

The US

The workers have a right to amend, interesting!

Through litigation

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This administration has other problems to worry about, 

I totally agree sir, the bigots are attacking the Capitol again. Glad you are also worried.

The national polls say otherwise.

Did you hear about California, what an embarrassment for the GOP!!!

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I never said we weren’t

So you were talking about Russia, glad we cleared that up.

Not when it comes to the first amendment rights of working Americans

The workers have a right to amend, interesting! Amend what , dear sir?

This is why Biden is going to have an uphill battle.

Sir, you probably haven’t heard of the thrashing GOP received in California yesterday. It’s downhill for the GOP from now on!

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This administration has a plan to make Americans safe,

This administration has other problems to worry about, governing is one that’s lacking. Afghanistan, the debt and the the Southern border. Dictating to companies and trying to make it mandatory for companies to force people to put anything in their employee bodies is emphatically utterly unconstitutional.

I think Democrats have a great leadership they care about the common people.

The national polls say otherwise.

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Sir, we are talking about America,

I never said we weren’t

That’s exactly what I said, even if the suits are getting laughed out of courts the lawyers still can make money.

Not when it comes to the first amendment rights of working Americans

I thought voting was a right too,

This is why Biden is going to have an uphill battle.

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Not in this case of COVID. This governmental overreach is the linchpin start of what’s to come for this administration in trying to tell private companies they have to enforce this chaotic White House is telling their employees either get the shot or face termination.

Sir, maybe this message was typed last year, because the chaotic response was from the former guy.

This administration has a plan to make Americans safe, there will always be a rabid few who won’t like it, but that’s ok, they can stay at home and fume.

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Instead they are counting on woke companies to demand this, and sitting back to see what happens. typical Democrat "leadership from the back"

I am glad billionaires like us don’t run woke companies.

I think Democrats have a great leadership they care about the common people.

They just gave the GOP a sound spanking in California, in case you hadn’t heard!!

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Not likely it seems as the dictator is now starting to see the limits of his authoritative moves.

Sir, we are talking about America, not Russia. Please focus.

and seems the lawyers are getting some positive results

That’s exactly what I said, even if the suits are getting laughed out of courts the lawyers still can make money.

Hmmm, this is different from the election, this is about the rights of Americans.

I thought voting was a right too, glad you agree those were frivolous lawsuits.

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if the White House really believed this was legal and constitutional they would have issued the order already so that the court filings for the lawsuits would proceed.

Instead they are counting on woke companies to demand this, and sitting back to see what happens. typical Democrat "leadership from the back"

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Not in this case of COVID. This governmental overreach is the linchpin start of what’s to come for this administration in trying to tell private companies they have to enforce this chaotic White House is telling their employees either get the shot or face termination.

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Not when it comes to the American civil liberties

The GOP often does send lawyers to take away American civil liberties, true.

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Not when it comes to the American civil liberties

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Sounds good, GOP lawyers have a losing track record.

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Want to leave? There's the door. Don't let it hit you on the way out.

And hope more do, this is why the self-employment population is exploding.

Those states including Texas and Florida have the highest new covid rates among the unvaccinated

As more and more unvaccinated illegals come in and are distributed especially in States like Florida and Texas expect the infection rates to go up.

https://nypost.com/2021/08/04/thousands-of-covid-positive-migrants-pass-through-texas-border/

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/biden-dumping-illegal-migrants-around-the-nation-without-notice/ar-AALbp7T

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dont want to and dont have to.

especially not based on anything that comes out of Joe Biden's 42% approval rating mouth.

Want to leave?

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Those states including Texas and Florida have the highest new covid rates among the unvaccinated.

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Any place that forces you to take a vaccine to work there? It’s a strong hint that you shouldn’t have been working there to begin with.

Want to leave? There's the door. Don't let it hit you on the way out.

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Totally agree sir and and the lawsuits get slapped down and laughed out of the courts.

Not likely it seems as the dictator is now starting to see the limits of his authoritative moves.

At least it is generating income for the lawyers,

and seems the lawyers are getting some positive results

we all know rudy and sydney need the money. Dominion is sending them to the poor house!!!

Hmmm, this is different from the election, this is about the rights of Americans.

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by the way has the administration put this policy onto paper yet?

last I heard they can’t be sued because this policy doesn’t exist yet except in a speech.

I guess the hope is that woke companies do it without the order? So that the company has to deal with the lawsuits not Biden?

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And this is why this administration continues to get slapped with more and more lawsuits.

Totally agree sir and and the lawsuits get slapped down and laughed out of the courts.

At least it is generating income for the lawyers, we all know rudy and sydney need the money. Dominion is sending them to the poor house!!!

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Any place that forces you to take a vaccine to work there? It’s a strong hint that you shouldn’t have been working there to begin with.

And this is why this administration continues to get slapped with more and more lawsuits.

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There are more open jobs than people to work. thanks to the poor and unclear COVID response and the inept employment policies of the Biden-Harris administration.

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Any place that forces you to take a vaccine to work there? It’s a strong hint that you shouldn’t have been working there to begin with.

That one I agree with, my fellow billionaire with a day job.

I wish all the vaxdeniers to quit their jobs and sit at home in isolation.

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Any place that forces you to take a vaccine to work there? It’s a strong hint that you shouldn’t have been working there to begin with.

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If your employer says the vaccine is a job requirement like a hardhat, necktie or company uniform, ask them for instructions for how to remove the vaccine once your shift ends and you're off duty. As all other job requirements end once your shift ends.

And while you’re at it, do the same for your job training.

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If your employer says the vaccine is a job requirement like a hardhat, necktie or company uniform, ask them for instructions for how to remove the vaccine once your shift ends and you're off duty. As all other job requirements end once your shift ends.

Exactly.

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“political loser” apologies.

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Your honor, if it pleases the court, my client Mary is being deprived of her livelihood! The fact that she may or may not be infected with Typhus is irrelevant. This is an issue of economic and personal freedom!

Yeah, go with that. It’ll totally work.

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Let’s peel back the BS on this disingenuous statement:

The GOP has spent a lot of effort discrediting the vaccination drive because, well, “liberals”. 

And now lets peel back the BS of your disingenuous statement:

Is mistrust in vaccines really a product of "liberals"? Both sides are using the vaccine as an attacking point against each other whenever it suits them best.

While Trump was still president back in summer 2020 when Pfizer first announced their vaccine development, Trump was a huge fan and proponent of it, as well as all the right wing.

However, left wing "liberals" were openly skeptical of the vaccine.

For example, in September 2020, 2 months before the election, Joy Reid (left wing super-liberal MSNBC talk show host) began laying the seeds for distrust in the vaccines by stating on Twitter:

I mean, will anyone ... anyone at all ... ever fully trust the @CDCgov again? And who on God's earth would trust a vaccine approved by the @US_FDA?? How do we get a vaccine distributed after this broken, Trumpist nonsense has infected everything? Even if Biden wins?

But as soon as Biden took over the White House, both sides conveniently flipped their positions, and they expect the public to immediately flip as well.

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Not only is there case law at the SCOTUS level to support vaccine mandates, public polling shows a solid majority is in favor of vaccination and mask requirements for a variety of public activities.

So not only is this a legal lost cause, it’s a political Oder as well.

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As all other job requirements end once your shift ends.

Specific educations are required for different backgrounds. Your educational attainment certainly doesn't end once your shift is finished.

Vaccinations and fitness levels are also required for many jobs. Tough.

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If your employer says the vaccine is a job requirement like a hardhat, necktie or company uniform, ask them for instructions for how to remove the vaccine once your shift ends and you're off duty. As all other job requirements end once your shift ends.

Sir, I implore you not to spread disinformation.

Whatever your motivations are please don’t put people’s lives at risk.

Vaccines protects you from a deadly disease and the disease doesn’t stop attacking you once your shift ends.

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I think Rudy , Sydney and Jenna will make the dream team.

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Bring it, Skippy. See you in court.

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the “edict is unlikely to win hearts and minds — it will simply drive further skepticism” over vaccines.

Let’s peel back the BS on this disingenuous statement:

The GOP has spent a lot of effort discrediting the vaccination drive because, well, “liberals”. Now when Biden takes more aggressive public health measures, he’s accused of making people more skeptical.

These AGs have no interest in the public’s wellbeing.

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