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When Will January 6th Be Over: Trump is fighting to insure his political future a not just impose his view of the past

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After Donald Trump lost the election John Eastman drafted, for Trump’s use, a 2-page manual for unlawfully throwing out the electoral votes of certain states as they were being tallied in Congress, on January 6th. The name he mentions most often in the memo is that of  Mike Pence such s as: “Pence then gavels President Trump as re-elected” & regarding disrupting the count:“The main thing here is that Pence should do this without asking for permission.”  At Trump’s Jan. 6th rally he said that what “we are demanding of Vice-President Pence” is that he intervene in the electoral count. Trump, speaking shortly afterward, cited Eastman’s authority: “If Mike Pence does the right thing, we win the election.” Soon, the assault on the Capitol began &, once it became clear that Pence was not going to do what Trump and his allies demanded, a group of insurrectionists chanted “Hang Mike Pence.”

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I began teaching in 1963,; Ba and BS in Education -Brooklyn College. I have the equivalent of 2 additional Master's, mainly in Literacy Studies and Graphic Design. I was the only seventh grade teacher of English from 1990 -1999 at East Side (more...)

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