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Vice President Mike Pence: 'China's trying to export censorship'

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Barkley harshly criticized Vice President Mike Pence -- saying Pence "needs to shut the hell up" -- after the vice president earlier in the day slammed the NBA for cowardice and hypocrisy regarding the Hong Kong-China controversy. During a speech in Washington, Pence said he was disappointed that NBA players and executives didn’t speak out on behalf of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy demonstrators, and seemed more interested in protecting their money-making opportunities in communist China. Charles Barkley on TNT NBA pregame replying to VP’s comment of China & the NBA “Vice President Pence needs to shut the hell up” pic.twitter.com/dBSSHMHlRd — WonderousATX (@wonderousATX) October 24, 2019 Barkley tells Pence to “shut the hell up”, but he doesn’t appear to really understand what’s going on here. Pence, and other politicians like Ted Cruz, aren’t asking the NBA to stop doing business with China. They are saying that the NBA should stand up for American values and n

Pence fragte, ob Trump heute Nacht in einer nationalen Adresse eine nationale Notlage erklären werde

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VP Mike Pence wurde heute morgen gefragt, ob Trump heute Abend einen nationalen Notstand für den Bau der Mauer in seiner Prime Time-Adresse vorschreiben will. Pence erklärt, dass Trump diese Entscheidung noch nicht getroffen hat. Vielmehr wird er den Amerikanern erklären, warum der Kongress handeln muss: NY POST  – Vice President Pence said President Trump has yet to decide whether he will declare a national emergency to build a wall on the southern border as the commander-in-chief prepares to address the nation from the Oval Office. “The president has made no decision with regard to a national emergency,” Pence said Tuesday on NBC’s “Today.” Pence, responding to a direct question whether Trump will claim an emergency in Tuesday’s prime-time speech, said he thinks the president will “explain to the American people that we have a humanitarian and security crisis at our southern border.” “It is a real crisis,” Pence added. “Tonight he will tell the American people why Con