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October 17, 2022

Why does it matter that POTUS has spent more time away from the White House then tRump???

President Joe Biden spent the weekend at his home in Delaware, where he met up with his wife, other family members and – if they followed usual practice – Willow the cat and Commander the dog.

It’s a familiar weekly ritual. As of this point in his presidency, Biden has spent more than a quarter of his time working from his home state of Delaware, either at his house in Wilmington or his Rehoboth Beach property.

Some 21 months into his term, Biden has made 55 visits to Delaware, totaling some or all of 174 days as of Sunday, according to a CNN analysis of presidential schedules and a tally kept by Mark Knoller, the longtime unofficial statistician of the White House press corps. In addition, Biden has made 19 visits, or all or part of 64 days, to the Camp David presidential retreat in rural Maryland.

He has now surpassed even the getaway time of former President Donald Trump, so often criticized by Democrats for his regular departures from the White House to stay at one of his personal homes. At this point in his tenure, Trump had spent about 135 days at either his Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida, or his home at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey. Trump also had spent 23 days at Camp David.09

Oh right, this article is from CNN.


October 15, 2022

Curious, how is Colorado for the Dems???? they have a Dem Governor now but a woman repub is

running against him. Any chance of a change??

October 15, 2022

Evers vs Michels......

Tony is doing ok, but he is not getting his points across. Is it just me?? He really isn’t a showman, he’s just a good man and he really wants to do what’s right, but………

October 14, 2022

and the orange piece of shit speaks after subpoena.......

“Why didn’t the Unselect Committee ask me to testify months ago?” Trump posted on Truth Social shortly after the House panel investigating the Capitol riots on Jan. 6 voted to subpoena him.

“Why did they wait until the very end, the final moments of their last meeting? Because the Committee is a total ‘BUST’ that has only served to further divide our Country which, by the way, is doing very badly – A laughing stock all over the World?” Trump continued.

😂 🤣 😂 You’re gonna fry baby, 🤞 🤞 🤞

October 13, 2022

Verdict is in!!!! Cruze shooting. Death or life?? 10:30 EST. Today. (10-13-22).

7 hours 35 minutes 52 seconds of deliberation.

October 10, 2022

Alaska Daily........new show on an old, old, station.....ABC

Hillary Swank is the star………and ah, not liking it. Some of it is riveting, most of it is blah.

October 8, 2022

OMG the debate between ROJO and Mandela Barnes (Wisconsin) is on,

I swear I didn’t think I’d be able to watch…..I’m in MN!!!! Used to live in Wisconsin, so very interested AND THE BALANCE OF THE SENATE IS HANGING ON THIS STATE. (so sorry for yelling.). Just so happy I can watch it.

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