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82-Year-Old TX Woman Voted For The FIRST TIME Yesterday – Then The Unfathomable Happens

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Voting is a cherished right for all Americans. There is nothing quite like stepping into a voting booth and making your voice heard through your ballot. Most Americans vote many times during their lifetime but for some voting is a personal journey they take part in much later in life.

Gracie Lou Phillip was 82-years-old and a Texan. She proudly voted for the first time yesterday and then the unfathomable happened… she quietly passed away. She voted straight-ticket Republican as many Texans do and then she took leave from this existence and moved onto another. BizPac Review has more on this sad but poignant story:

Gracie Lou Phillips made it to the polls for the first time after never voting in her 82 years of life, and then quietly passed away.

The North Texas woman cast her first ballot, voting straight-ticket Republican in early voting at Grand Prairie last week, NBC5 reported.

“I voted!” the triumphant woman, who was battling pneumonia and transitioning to hospice care, declared with celebratory fists in the air, according to The Washington Post which reported that her family said she “danced a little jig” around her walker upon returning from voting.

Phillips went to the polling site at a nearby church, portable oxygen tank by her side, and filled out a paper ballot brought out to the car by poll workers.

A great-grandmother and former beautician from Grand Prairie, Phillips had never voted before because she led a “busy family life” and had “misconceptions” about the voting process, according to NBC5. She eventually registered to vote before becoming ill with pneumonia and sepsis.

According to The Washington Post:

They had their hands full caring for seven children, and Griffith said his mother-in-law never voted because her husband, before his death a decade ago, always worried that the couple would get called for jury duty and “not be able to make ends meet.” In addition, he did not want them to be political for fear that it might sway business, the family said.

“Her priority through life was her family,” Leslie Rene Moore, Phillips’ granddaughter, told the station.

“She was asking, ‘Isn’t there some way I can vote? Don’t they let people vote from the hospital?’” her son-in-law, Jeff Griffith, said. “It was really important to her.”

“To have someone literally need oxygen to breathe, pure tank of oxygen to breathe, put it in her car and ask to go on what may very well be the last week of her life, that shows the dedication and priority that people need to look at,” Michelle Phillips, Phillips’ other granddaughter said.

After being cheered on by the poll workers and getting her sticker, Phillips headed home where she, unfortunately, grew worse overnight.

“She said, ‘At least I voted,’ ” Griffith said. “It was one of the last coherent things she said to us.”

Phillips died about 2 a.m. Monday.

“She was very proud,” Griffith said. “She wanted to drain the swamp. She voted straight-ticket Republican. She was very happy. She kept saying she finally got to vote.”

Her family hopes Phillips will go on to inspire others.

“To know that her voice is going to be heard forever is really exciting for us and we’re really proud of her,” Moore said.

President Trump Announced How He Just Got Mexico To Pay For The Wall

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When President Trump said he would have Mexico pay for the wall on our southern border, he meant it. He just announced how they are going to do it too… through the USMCA (the revision of NAFTA). Which I suspect was the plan all along.

Very early this morning at about 4:38 am, Trump tweeted: “I often stated, “One way or the other, Mexico is going to pay for the Wall.” This has never changed. Our new deal with Mexico (and Canada), the USMCA, is so much better than the old, very costly & anti-USA NAFTA deal, that just by the money we save, MEXICO IS PAYING FOR THE WALL!”

For those doubters on Twitter (and you will see some of them below), I highly doubt the plan was ever to have Mexico pay for the wall up front. We would fund the wall and recoup the funding from Mexico. I don’t see what is so hard to understand about that. But it seems to be a financial move many can’t seem to grasp and that is beyond their comprehension.

SIGN PETITION DEMANDING TRUMP BUILD THE WALL 75,000 HAVE SIGNED

I fully support that if Congress just won’t fund the wall, having the military build it through Pentagon funding and then reimbursing them for it. Why? Because it is a national security issue and always has been. That border is a clear and present danger.

Why shouldn’t Trump have Mexico pay through the USMCA? And why all the negativity from people who are obviously poorly informed and just politically biased? They let their hate for the president dictate all their thoughts and actions rather than looking at the mechanics of the move and the benefits from it. I just don’t get these people. They have not even given this a chance and already they are shooting it down. That’s a leftist for you.

Check out the moves on Twitter over this:

https://twitter.com/crimsonfaith88/status/1073207655760576514

https://twitter.com/catgrinner/status/1073207093254066178

Most of these people don’t seem to get that a great deal of the funding for the wall was approved before Trump started all of this. I have never seen so many people so intent on leaving themselves open to attack. What a bunch of foolish, self-involved individuals. Just sad. Build the wall whatever it takes and do it fast before one of our many enemies gets a chance to severely cripple this nation once again.

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Three Clinton Foundation Whistleblowers Will Testify This Coming Week, “Explosive” Allegations to Come…

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“With regard to the investigation, which doesn’t get a lot of attention, into the Clinton foundation, the DOJ designated John Huber to look into this. They have 6,000 pages of evidence that they’ve gone through. The foundation raised $2.5 billion, and they’re looking into potential improprieties. What’s next on this investigation?” the Fox News host questioned Congressman Meadows.

“Well, I think for the American people, they want to bring some closure, not just a few sound bites, here or there, so we’re going to be having a hearing this week, not only covering over some of those 6,000 pages that you’re talking about, but hearing directly from three whistleblowers that have actually spent the majority of the last two years investigating this,” Meadows answered.

The Gateway Pundit reports:

Some of the allegations they make are quite explosive, Martha and as we just look at the contributions — now everybody’s focused on the contributions for the Clinton Foundation and what has happened just in the last year, but if you look at it, you know, it had a very strong rise, the minute she was selected as Secretary of State — then it dipped down when she was no longer there and then rose again, when she decided to run for president. So there’s all kinds of allegations of you know, pay-to-play and that kind of thing, “Meadows said.

Take a look:

In the three years following Hillary Clinton’s departure from her position in the State Department, the Clinton Foundation donations dropped by 90%.

The Gateway Pundit writes, “Hillary Clinton left the State Department in 2013 and it looks like nobody wants to pay since she can no longer play.”

Currently, the Clinton Foundation is being put under investigation by the Justice Department and the FBI for a whole plethora of reasons.

The Hill reports that the Clinton Foundation is also being investigated by the IRS in order to find out whether or not any “tax-exempt assets were converted for personal or political use.”

Numerous Clinton emails backing up the idea that the Clinton Foundation was involved in “pay-to-play” schemes during Clinton’s time serving as the head of the Department of State have been found by Conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch.

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