Today’s News, Saturday, February 11

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It’s Saturday, February 11,  and we’re here to deliver real news for you as a conservatist, packed with all of the conservative facts you need to know about including former Twitter executives, Matt Gaetz, and more.

Happening in Our Government

Former Twitter Execs Roasted by House Committee on Oversight and Accountability

Some former Twitter executives faced some real heat as members of Congress asked them questions about the allegations that the company suppressed the Hunter Biden laptop story on purpose so that they could affect the outcome of the 2020 presidential election. 

Yoel Roth, a former Twitter executive said that Twitter’s decision to suppress the laptop story came due to fears that it was Russian disinformation. He said that they did not want to affect the outcome of the election by helping share what they thought was bogus information. 

“Twitter noticed activity related to the laptop that at first glance bore a lot of similarities to the 2016 Russian hack and leak operation targeting the DNC,” Roth said while being questioned by the House Committee on Oversight and Accountability. “We had to decide what to do. And in that moment with limited information, Twitter made a mistake,” he said. 

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How Did Rep. Matt Gaetz Wind Up on House Subcommittee on the Weaponization of the Federal Government?

Some sneaky moves have been made in the House right under the Democrat’s noses. Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) quietly moved right into the House Subcommittee on the Weaponization of the Federal Government.

This was not something people saw coming because his name was not included in the slate of lawmakers announced weeks ago.

But House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) read Gaetz’s name into the record last week, and it went unnoticed until Tuesday, according to NBC News. 

Apparently, Rep. Chip Roy (R-TX) spoke with McCarthy about stepping back from some of his responsibilities so that he could better manage his new workload. That’s how Gaetz’s name was added to the list. 

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Willie Nelson Under Fire After Controversial Announcement. 

He made headlines everywhere with his recent announcement in an exclusive online interview. While America is applauding, the pharmaceutical industry has already begun filing lawsuits against him.

Happening in Our Country

Mortgage Rates are Finally Dropping

If you tried to buy a house within the past year or two, you know that the rates have been less than desirable. It means that many people put buying a house on hold – even though rent has skyrocketed, too.

There’s finally good news on the horizon. Mortgage rates are falling. And that also means that people are finally refinancing their mortgages to take advantage of healthier rates.

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Happening On Our Planet

  • Killer whale moms are protecting their young. Read more.
  • Animals may be able to sense earthquakes sooner. Read more.
  • UN fears we’re headed to a wider war. Read more.

More News for You:

  • Woman presumed dead…still alive! Read more.
  • Poor packing? Biden explains classified documents. Read more.
  • An AI-generated show gets weird. Read more.

Have the Travel Bug?

Hocking Hills, Ohio is one of the top travel spots in 2023, according to Forbes!

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Willie Nelson Confirms Sad News Live Today. 

Willie Nelson knew he would receive scrutiny from some fans for revealing this, but he felt it was time to focus on something that would positively change the lives of millions of people…

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