"... folks that are bitter the election's over ..."

House Democrats are demanding that the winner of Tuesday’s presidential election should listen to the losing party in shaping the next administration.

A group of 169 House Democrats are insisting President-elect Donald Trump rescind the appointment of Breitbart News Executive Steve Bannon as Trump’s chief strategist and senior counselor. Bannon served as Trump’s campaign CEO for the final months of the general election campaign.

“Bigotry, anti-Semitism and xenophobia should have no place in our society, and they certainly have no place in the White House,” Rep. David Cicilline, D-R.I., said Wednesday in a statement.

“Whether intentional or not, the appointment of Mr. Bannon sends a disturbing message about what kind of president Donald Trump wants to be,” he added.

No Republicans signed the letter to Trump. Last week, Republicans gained control of the White House while maintaining control of both houses of Congress.

The letter to Trump said unity is impossible while Trump has an adviser like Bannon.

“Unfortunately, your appointment of Stephen Bannon, whose ties to the white nationalist movement have been well-documented, directly undermines your ability to unite the country,” the letter said.

“Millions of Americans have expressed fear and concern about how they will be treated by the Trump administration and your appointment of Mr. Bannon only exacerbates and validates their concerns. We strongly believe that Mr. Bannon’s appointment will not allow the country to heal and come together as one,” the letter added.

As Democrats hammered Bannon, others defended him.

Bannon’s critics are “folks that are bitter the election’s over,” Trump spokesman Jason Miller said. “They didn’t get the result that they wanted.”

“Steve Bannon is someone who’s done a fantastic job implementing the president-elect’s vision on the campaign trail,” Miller said. “He’s someone I’ve had the opportunity to work with over the past three or four months, someone I’ve seen very high character from.”

Breitbart Senior Editor-at-large Joel Pollak told NPR that Bannon “has no prejudices, he treats people equally, and, in fact, during my time working closely with him at Breitbart for five years, he sought out people from diverse backgrounds and gave them a voice at Breitbart.”

Pollak said Bannon is “from a conservative perspective at least, a national hero, because in helping Donald Trump win, he’s helped defend the Supreme Court and the Constitution.”

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I've got a better solution!!!!!!!!!

Unity?...the democrats wouldn't know unity if it was a self-inserting suppository. All they've ever done my whole life is divide, deceive, delude, disenfranchise and demoralize. They're this generation's "slime of humanity". Ban them indeed.

Great point!

Anyone the dumb o crates don't like is good news for US, our side!

Frank, they are doing it ALL BY THEMSELVES!!!  And it's a riot to watch!!!  Just imagine the next 2 years, starting with Keith Ellison!!!!!  Everything they do these days reinforces the election of Donald J. Trump.

....and I'm lovin' it!

NO, He should stay..that is Trumps' choice and they have no say..so there.

when DID IT BECOME STANDARD PRACTICE for the LOSING side to DICTATE THE TERMS UNDER HOW A NEW ADMINISTRATION DOES THINGS????

The Democrats LOST the election in The White House The House of Reps. & The Senate A LOSS IS STILL LOOSING IS STILL LOOSING IS STILL LOOSING & the Dems. LOST!!!!!!!

Sounds more like it is 'BLACKMAIL' AND LESS LIKE A REQUEST FOR UNITY. . . .An Or Else - - -

Is it impossible for them to get it? They Do Not Decide Anything for Pres Elect Trump! They did not control him in the runup to the Election and they damn sure will not NOW!  This reminds me of their Grade School sitin!!

Mr Bannon is far a better pick then the man Obama picked Van Jones he proved to be a low life that wanted freedom in America to be vanished and Communism to replace the foundation this Great Nation was built on. I think Trump has the right to keep who he wants, and if it up sets the demon rats to bad there welcome to move to the Middle East starting from the sanction city's and the colleges that want to protect the Mexican cartel and the ISIS implants that is hiding in the sanction city's waiting to rise up to cause havick to all America people. It seems our youth today have been feed a 7 course meat of socialism and they like the crap there feed. There seems to be no shame in their actions from killing police officers to destroying cars and homes to businesses. Shouldn't those who are being attacked have the right to protect their family's and homes and income. Is it going to take students being shot like in the past, I'd pray not. But when there isn't any order, there is anarchy And it brings evil things to happen. If those aginist our laws are law Braker's and should be treated as shouch no one is above the Law and perhaps they need reminded. When a persons freedom is taken they soon learn to respect it. It has always be known that a person will fight to keep something they got, rather then to work to get it.

Tell the House & Senate Democrats to go POUND SAND!

Such arrogance?!

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1 Billion Dollar Net Worth!!! Oberlin College Claims Poverty To Avoid Paying Punitive Damages To Gibson’s Bakery

Although IRS reports show the university is worth around $1 billion, Oberlin College still claimed poverty to avoid paying punitive damages to Gibson’s Bakery.

As Breitbart News reported this week, the far-left Oberlin College lost a defamation case filed by Gibson’s Bakery after a local jury found the university liable for falsely accusing the family bakery of racism.

The jury ordered Oberlin on Friday to pay Gibson’s $11.2 million in compensatory damages for defamation and intentional interference with a business.

Legal Insurrection reported on Thursday that “the jury awarded a total of $33 million in punitive damages, which will probably be reduced by the court to $22 million because of the state law cap at twice compensatory.”

Legal Insurrection has been following the case for two years — since the beginning — and reports that the school’s only defense against a sizable punitive award is to pretend it is poor, despite holding assets that amount to a billion — with a “b” — dollars and despite paying some of its staffers more than a half-million dollars a year:

Oberlin College was so hellbent on getting the message out that their cash liquidity was in such dire straits — as the eight-person jury was figuring out if they wish to add $22.4 million to the school’s legal verdict bill — that they brought out the school’s president, Carmen Twillie Ambar to the stand to tell that part the story.

“We’ve created deficits … and over the next ten years, if this continues, that is unsustainable and we will not exist,” Ambar told the jury. She even indicated the school’s grants — about $60 million a year from the school, and lots of students get those scholarships as only 10% of them pay the full $70,000 a year — were important to preserve as “the accessibility of education” was a key component of the school’s purpose.

However…

The college has more than $1 billion in funds and net assets according to the latest IRS 990 form, an endowment fund that had grown from $440 million to $887 million in the last 20 years, and because of its non-profit status, pays no taxes on any property it owns.

It also had 18 members of their administration making more than $100,00 a year. The president and chief financial officer of the school were both making more than $500,000 a year.

Grifters gonna grift…

The day after Donald Trump won the presidency, this nutball school apparently decided to take out its impotent woke-rage on this poor bakery, which has been part of the Oberlin community for more than a century.

It all started when three Oberlin students (who would later plead guilty in a plea deal) attempted to steal bottles of wine.

The proprietors caught the students and, while attempting to hold them until police arrived, were allegedly roughed up by the shoplifters. But because the students are black and the proprietors white — and with no respect for due process or facts — Oberlin staffers and students decided some vigilantism was in order and did everything in their considerable power to destroy this local bakery forever, to smite it off the map.

Classes were canceled so hundreds of students could protest in front of the small store while enjoying free food and drink, courtesy of the school. School staffers handed out fliers that basically described the family-owned bakery as the local branch of the KKK.

As a result, the bakery had to lay off almost all of its employees and barely avoided bankruptcy.

In the end, the three shoplifters said race had nothing to do with what happened.

For those of you interested in incurring $200,000 in debt before you even enter the workforce, it looks as though you can major in Mob Justice at Oberlin.

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