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Grimaldi, James V., and Michelle Hackman. "Donald Trump's Pick for Health Secretary Traded Medical Stocks While in House." The Wall Street Journal. Dow Jones & Company, 22 Dec. 2016. Web. 31 Jan. 2017.
Lieberman, Joseph. "S.2038 - 112th Congress (2011-2012): STOCK Act." Congress.gov. N.p., 4 Apr. 2012. Web. 31 Jan. 2017.
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"All Employees: Mining and Logging: Coal Mining." FRED. Federal Reserve Bank Of St. Louis, 07 Apr. 2017. Web. 04 May 2017.
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Somashekhar, Sandhya, Emma Brown, and Moriah Balingit. "Trump Administration Rolls Back Protections for Transgender Students." The Washington Post. WP Company, 22 Feb. 2017. Web. 23 Feb. 2017.
[post_title] => Trump Administration Removes Protections For Transgender Students Regarding Bathrooms [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => trump-administration-removes-protections-transgender-students-regarding-bathrooms [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2018-02-17 20:49:43 [post_modified_gmt] => 2018-02-17 20:49:43 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprisin.wpengine.com/?p=1594 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [3] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1905 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-04-30 20:34:04 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-04-30 20:34:04 [post_content] => Federal officials must rely on local police to help enforce federal immigration laws, but the law doesn't require local authorities to detain illegal immigrants just because their federal counterparts make a request. In fact, federal courts across the country have found complying with the requests is voluntary. Each person arrested by local law enforcement is fingerprinted, and information about the arrestee is shared with federal agencies such as Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), which is the primary federal agency for managing immigration laws.  If ICE identifies an undocumented immigrant, it submits a request to detain that person for an additional period of time (at the expense of local law enforcement) until ICE can then take custody of that person.   Although there is no standard legal definition of sanctuary city, these types of policies typically make it clear they will not comply with these or other requests related to using local law enforcement to capture and detain immigrants of any status.   Many cities across the country have enacted some sort of sanctuary city policy. A new anti-sanctuary city law in Texas "threatens police chiefs and elected officials with jail time and removal from office if they don't comply with federal immigration requests to detain immigrants in the country illegally.  The four largest cities in Texas — San Antonio, Austin, Houston and Dallas— are suing to block the measure." Lansing, MI had a sanctuary city policy but “city council members voted 5-2 to rescind the policy because business owners worried the term “sanctuary” would draw unwelcome attention to the city.”    
Cameron, Darla. "How Sanctuary Cities Work, and How Trump's Executive Order Might Affect Them." The Washington Post. WP Company, 25 Jan. 2017. Web. 13 Apr. 2017.
Kopan, Tal. "What Are Sanctuary Cities, and Can They Be Defunded?" CNN. Cable News Network, 25 Jan. 2017. Web. 13 Apr. 2017.
Griffith, Bryan, and Jessica Vaughan. "Map: Sanctuary Cities, Counties, and States." Center for Immigration Studies. N.p., 07 July 2015. Web. 13 Apr. 2017.
Weber, Paul. "No Immediate Ruling on Fate of Texas' 'sanctuary Cities' Law." ABC News. ABC News Network, 26 June 2017. Web. 09 July 2017. Gonzales, Sara. "One Michigan City Is Rescinding Its ‘sanctuary City’ Policy – Here’s Why."TheBlaze. TheBlaze, 13 Apr. 2017. Web. 13 Apr. 2017.
[post_title] => Sanctuary Cities Prohibit Federal Government From Forcing States And Cities To Use Local Resources To Capture And Detain Immigrants [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => sanctuary-cities-prohibit-federal-government-forcing-states-cities-use-local-resources-capture-detain-immigrants [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-08-02 02:36:14 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-08-02 02:36:14 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=1905 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [4] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 2642 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2018-08-12 17:32:27 [post_date_gmt] => 2018-08-12 17:32:27 [post_content] => According to the Washington Post fact checking team which regularly analyzes statements made by President Trump, as of August 1st "President Trump has made 4,229 false or misleading claims in 558 days." This is a rate of 7.6 false or misleading claims each day of his Presidency.  Over the first 100 days this rate was 4.9 false or misleading claims each day.  Across June and July of 2018 it was 16 claims each day. [post_title] => Trump Made 4,229 False Or Misleading Claims Over First 558 Days In Office [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => trump-made-4229-false-misleading-claims-first-558-days-office [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2018-08-12 17:32:27 [post_modified_gmt] => 2018-08-12 17:32:27 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=2642 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [5] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 2118 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-07-03 22:58:42 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-07-03 22:58:42 [post_content] => As part of a case "challenging Houston's [same-sex marriage] benefits policy", "the Texas Supreme Court on Friday threw out a lower court ruling that said spouses of gay and lesbian public employees are entitled to government-subsidized same-sex marriage benefits. The state's highest civil court unanimously ordered a trial court to reconsider the case." The court found that while states are required "to license and recognize same-sex marriages in the same manner as opposite-sex marriages",  it was still unclear if states are also required “provide the same publicly funded benefits to all married persons." [post_title] => Texas Supreme Court Orders Trial Court To Determine If The State Is Required To Provide Traditional Marriage Benefits For Same Sex Marriage Partners Of Public Employees [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => texas-supreme-court-orders-trial-court-determine-state-required-provide-traditional-marriage-benefits-sex-marriage-partners-public-employees [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-07-17 19:22:00 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-07-17 19:22:00 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=2118 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [6] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1502 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-02-12 18:40:24 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-02-12 18:40:24 [post_content] => Kellyanne Conway, one of President Trump's top advisers, promoted Ivanka Trump's clothing line during an interview on Fox & Friends, stating "Go buy Ivanka’s stuff … It’s a wonderful line, I own some of it. … I’m going to give a free commercial here. Go buy it today, everybody. You can find it online." The bipartisan leaders of congressional Committee On Oversight and Government Reform sent a letter to the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) noting "Conway's statements clearly violate the ethical principles for federal employees and are unacceptable."      
Hickey, Jennifer. "White House Taking Bipartisan Heat for Ivanka-Nordstrom Comments." Fox News. FOX News Network, 9 Feb. 2017. Web. 12 Feb. 2017.
Chaffetz, Jason, and Elijah Cummings. "Letter To OGE Re Conway Endorsement." (n.d.): n. pag. Commitee on Oversight and Government Reform. Congress of the United States, 9 Feb. 2017. Web. 12 Feb. 2017.
[post_title] => Kellyanne Conway Promotes Ivanka Trump's Clothing Line On Televised Fox News Interview [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => kellyanne-conway-promotes-ivanka-trumps-clothing-line-fox-news [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-07-23 18:17:58 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-07-23 18:17:58 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprisin.wpengine.com/?p=1502 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [7] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1305 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-01-30 02:38:23 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-01-30 02:38:23 [post_content] => An estimated 2.75 million people in the United States being registered to vote in more than one state.  This is largely because a national voter registration reference does not exist and states do not cross-reference voter registration information.  While voting in multiple jurisdictions or precincts that cover a single candidate during the same election is illegal, being registered in multiple states is technically legal. Chief Strategist Steve Bannon, Secretary of Treasury Steve Mnuchin, Trump's son in law Jared Kushner, and Trump's daughter Tiffany Trump were at least at one point registered to vote in two states.      
Denton, Jack. "Why Are So Many People Registered to Vote in Multiple States?" Pacific Standard. Pacific Standard, 27 Jan. 2017. Web. 29 Jan. 2017.
Inaccurate, Costly, and Inefficient: Evidence That America's Voter Registration System Needs an Upgrade. Washington, DC: Pew Center on the States, 2012. PDF.
[post_title] => Estimated 2.75 Million People In U.S. Registered To Vote In More Than One State, But This Is Not Illegal [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => multiple-people-trump-administration-registered-vote-two-states-not-uncommon-not-illegal [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-06-18 21:46:33 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-06-18 21:46:33 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprisin.wpengine.com/?p=1305 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [8] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1433 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-02-04 18:09:42 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-02-04 18:09:42 [post_content] => Former Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino President John R. O’Donnell quoted Trump in 1991 as saying "laziness is a trait in blacks. It really is; I believe that. It’s not anything they can control". While the only instance this quote was reported was in O'Donnell's book, Trump did not deny it, noting in an interview with Playboy in 1997 that it was "probably true". EDITORS NOTE: some articles reference a Playboy interview from 1999; the article was actually from May 1997.      
Shumer, Mark. "Trump: 'laziness Is a Trait in Blacks ... I Believe That'." Daily Kos. N.p., 20 July 2016. Web. 04 Feb. 2017.
Kessler, Glen. "Did Donald Trump Really Say Those Things?" The Washington Post. WP Company, 25 July 2016. Web. 04 Feb. 2017.
Bowden, Mark. "Nude Celebrities, Playmates, Cybergirls & More! Join the Club." Playboy. Playboy.com, May 1997. Web. 04 Feb. 2017.
  [post_title] => Trump Quoted In Book As Saying "Laziness Is A Trait In Blacks"; Later Notes That Was "Probably True" Statement [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => trump-quoted-book-saying-laziness-trait-blacks-later-notes-probably-true-statement [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-06-21 04:03:33 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-06-21 04:03:33 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprisin.wpengine.com/?p=1433 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [9] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1908 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-04-30 20:37:42 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-04-30 20:37:42 [post_content] => President Trump was accused of profiting from an airstrike in Syria on April 6 2017 because he once owned stock in Raytheon, the company the manufactures the Tomahawk missles used in the air strike (59 missiles were used, each with a cost of $60 million).  However the only evidence to support this claim are old FEC filings that show Trump once owned $15,000 or less of Raytheon stock.   It is unclear if Trump still owns any stock in Raytheon (he has not released his tax returns and has not made any more recent FEC filings).  In addition, Trump spokesman Jason Miller stated in December 2016 that Trump sold all of his stocks in June of 2016.       
LaCapria, Kim. "Did President Trump Profit from the U.S. Missile Strike Against Syria?"Snopes.com. N.p., 10 Apr. 2017. Web. 14 Apr. 2017.
Harwell, Drew, and Rosalind S. Helderman. “Trump Sold All Shares in Companies in June, Spokesman Says.” The Washington Post, WP Company, 6 Dec. 2016.  Web.  12 Feb. 2017.
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Grimaldi, James V., and Michelle Hackman. "Donald Trump's Pick for Health Secretary Traded Medical Stocks While in House." The Wall Street Journal. Dow Jones & Company, 22 Dec. 2016. Web. 31 Jan. 2017.
Lieberman, Joseph. "S.2038 - 112th Congress (2011-2012): STOCK Act." Congress.gov. N.p., 4 Apr. 2012. Web. 31 Jan. 2017.
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