The president and members of Congress are picking guests who highlight their policy views for tonight’s presidential address to a joint session of Congress, reports Yahoo News’ Chris Wilson: “The White House announced that six guests would be joining first lady Melania Trump at the address. Half of that group have lost family members in killings by undocumented immigrants.” Meanwhile, “Many Democrats have invited guests who benefited from the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and the proposed DREAM Act to draw a contrast to the president’s messaging and policies.” And Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.), invited Tom Perez, the former labor secretary, who just beat him out for the post of chair of the Democratic National Committee. Democratic women will wear white at the Trump speech tonight, to highlight their disputes with the administration on women’s issues and situate themselves in the history of women’s political activism.
Quoted from Resistance Report: Democratic guests at Trump speech a rebuke to his policies on Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines
The Syrian Resistance (Al Muqāwamat al-Sūriyah, ic: المقاومة السورية), formerly known as the Popular Front for the Liberation of the Sanjak of un (ic: الجبهة الشعبية لتحرير لواء اســكندرون), is a pro-government Syrian armed militia Omar Siddiqui couldn’t make it to an August fundraiser in Beverly Hills for the Democratic Coalition Against Trump. But he ponied up the $2,000 ticket price after the group’s senior adviser