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"Trump Appears to Back off Joint 'Cyber Security Unit' with Russia after Criticism." Fox News. FOX News Network, 9 July 2017. Web. 14 July 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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Berman, Ari. "Wisconsin's Voter-ID Law Suppressed 200,000 Votes in 2016 (Trump Won by 22,748)." The Nation. N.p., 09 May 2017. Web. 20 May 2017.
Bump, Philip. "Voter ID Laws in Kansas and Tennessee Dropped 2012 Turnout by over 100,000 Votes." The Washington Post. WP Company, 09 Oct. 2014. Web. 20 May 2017.
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Berenson, Tessa. "Trump Calls on Russia to Hack Clinton's Emails." Time. Time, 27 July 2016. Web. 21 Jan. 2017.
[post_title] => Trump Publicly Called On Russia To Hack Hillary Clinton During Campaign, Asking Them To "Find The 30,000 Emails That Are Missing" [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => trump-called-russia-hack-hillary-clinton [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-06-17 03:11:40 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-06-17 03:11:40 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprisin.wpengine.com/?p=959 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [4] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1901 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-04-30 20:21:23 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-04-30 20:21:23 [post_content] => "There were 10.7 million unauthorized immigrants living in the U.S. in 2016, down from a peak of 12.2 million in 2007."  2016 levels are the lowest since 2004, and this downward trend has been driven by a decline of 1.5 million less unauthorized immigrants from Mexico from 2007 to 2016. Half of all unauthorized immigrants living in the U.S. are from Mexico. In addition, “the U.S. civilian workforce included 8 million unauthorized immigrants in 2014, accounting for 5% of those who were working or were unemployed and looking for work”. Approximately 66% of all unauthorized immigrants have lived in the United States for 10 or more years. [caption id="attachment_2701" align="aligncenter" width="309"] SOURCE: Pew Research Center (See Below Citations)[/caption]    
Krogstad, Jens Manuel, Jeffrey S. Passel, and D’Vera Cohn. "5 Facts about Illegal Immigration in the U.S." Pew Research Center. N.p., 03 Nov. 2016. Web. 11 Apr. 2017.
[post_title] => 10.7 Million Unauthorized Immigrants Living In The U.S. In 2016, Down From A Peak Of 12.2 Million In 2007; Half Of Unauthorized Immigrants In U.S. Are From Mexico [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => 11-1-million-unauthorized-immigrants-living-u-s-2014-total-largely-unchanged-since-2009-66-group-living-u-s-10-years [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2018-12-01 18:52:07 [post_modified_gmt] => 2018-12-01 18:52:07 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=1901 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [5] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 2106 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-06-25 23:23:28 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-06-25 23:23:28 [post_content] => A voluntary financial disclosure form filed by President Trump covering January 2016 to April 15 2017 was released by the Office of Government Ethics on June 16 2017. Trump reported some involvement in 565 companies and organizations but had resigned his positions in all of them as of January 19, 2017 (the day before his swearing in as President).  This form also confirms he sold all of his stock holdings. His total income was between $600 and $650 million (specific totals are not required and as a result the form only lists ranges), including $288 million from golf courses, $11 million from Miss Universe, and several million from books.  International assets earned Trump "at least $38 million." "The forms indicate that Trump owes $315 million to foreign and domestic lenders."        
Wattles, Jackie. "Trump Financial Disclosure 2017: Nine Things We Learned." CNNMoney. Cable News Network, 19 June 2017. Web. 25 June 2017.
"Trump Financial Disclosure 2017." DocumentCloud. Office Of Government Ethics (OGE), 16 June 2017. Web. 25 June 2017.
Zarroli, Jim. "Trump's Financial Disclosure Forms Are Released." NPR. NPR, 19 June 2017. Web. 25 June 2017.
  [post_title] => Voluntary Financial Disclosure By Trump (Not Tax Returns) Shows $600+ Million Income And $300+ Million Liabilities, Also Shows Trump Resigned From Hundreds Of Companies And Sold All Stocks [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => voluntary-financial-disclosure-trump-not-tax-returns-shows-600-million-income-300-million-liabilities-also-shows-trump-resigned-hundreds-companies-sold-stocks [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-07-30 20:39:18 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-07-30 20:39:18 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=2106 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [6] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1444 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-02-05 22:25:21 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-02-05 22:25:21 [post_content] => As one of his first acts as President, Trump issued an executive order temporarily banning immigration from 7 Middle Eastern countries and halting refugee admissions. While not explicitly targeting Muslims, during his campaign Trump called for "a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country's representatives can figure out what is going on".          
Trump, Donald. "DONALD J. TRUMP STATEMENT ON PREVENTING MUSLIM IMMIGRATION." Donald J Trump for President. N.p., 7 Dec. 2015. Web. 05 Feb. 2017.
    [post_title] => While Immigrant And Refugee Ban Executive Order Doesn't Explicitly Target Muslims, Trump Originally Called For A "Complete Shutdown Of Muslims Entering The United States" [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => immigrant-refugee-ban-doesnt-explicitly-target-muslims-trump-originally-called-complete-shutdown-muslims-entering-united-states [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2017-06-22 03:17:35 [post_modified_gmt] => 2017-06-22 03:17:35 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprisin.wpengine.com/?p=1444 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [7] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 1542 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-02-18 20:35:21 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-02-18 20:35:21 [post_content] => The Chinese government "lodged a complaint [regarding the "one China" policy] with the US after President-elect Donald Trump spoke to Taiwan's leader in a phone call". The "One-China" policy does not recognize any formal separate government in Taiwan.  China does not recognize Taiwan as an official country, and in 1979, the United States formally cut ties with Taiwan.  Since then no President has communicated with leaders of Taiwan until Trump's phone call. Trump said in a Fox News interview that he doesn't feel "bound by a one-China policy unless we make a deal with China having to do with other things, including trade." On February 10 2017 Trump suddenly issued a statement honoring China's One China policy. At the time Trump was waiting for approval for a Trademark in China, which was finally approved on February 14 after years of failed attempts.  While negotiations had begun many years prior, the timing is suspect: this particular trademark was conditionally approved on November 13, less than a week after winning the Presidential election, and a three month period that allows anyone to object ended February 14.  Trump's support of the One China policy came days before the end of the objection period. Trump (and related brands including Ivanka) have dozens of approved and pending trademark registrations in China.      
"Trump-Taiwan Call: China Lodges Protest." BBC News. BBC, 03 Dec. 2016. Web. 18 Feb. 2017.
"China Official Says Trump's Taiwan Comments Cause 'serious Concern'." Fox News. FOX News Network, 12 Dec. 2016. Web. 18 Feb. 2017.
"Trump Tells Chinese President US Will Honor 'one China' Policy." Fox News. FOX News Network, 10 Feb. 2017. Web. 18 Feb. 2017.
Kinetz, Erika. "China Awards Trump Valuable New Trademark." AP News. Associated Press, 15 Feb. 2017. Web. 18 Feb. 2017.
Kinetz, Erika. "Trump Wins Key China Trademark; Are Trump Toilets a Goner?" CTVNews. N.p., 14 Feb. 2017. Web. 18 Feb. 2017.
China Trademark Database. N.p., n.d. Web. 18 Feb. 2017.
[post_title] => Trump Defies China's "One China" Policy By Speaking With Taiwanese Leader, Then Decides To Honor It Days Before Trump Trademark Approved In China [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => trump-defies-chinas-one-china-policy-speaking-taiwanese-leader-decides-honor-days-trademark-approved-china [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2018-09-23 13:30:04 [post_modified_gmt] => 2018-09-23 13:30:04 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprisin.wpengine.com/?p=1542 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [8] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 2800 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2019-05-19 11:13:11 [post_date_gmt] => 2019-05-19 11:13:11 [post_content] => IRS form 1040 tax transcripts obtained by the New York Times from 1985 to 1994 show $1.17 billion in losses for Donald Trump personally over this 10 year period, more than nearly every other individual taxpayer during this time period. "His core business losses in 1990 and 1991 — more than $250 million each year — were more than double those of the nearest taxpayers in the I.R.S. information for those years." The forms also indicate he paid no taxes for 8 of those 10 years. [post_title] => Trump's Official IRS Form 1040 Tax Transcripts From 1985 To 1994 Show $1.17 Billion In Losses Over 10 Year Period [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => closed [ping_status] => closed [post_password] => [post_name] => trumps-official-irs-form-1040-tax-transcripts-from-1985-to-1994-show-1-17-billion-in-losses-over-10-year-period [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2019-05-19 11:13:11 [post_modified_gmt] => 2019-05-19 11:13:11 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => http://factualuprising.com/?p=2800 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) [9] => WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 2300 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2017-08-18 04:21:20 [post_date_gmt] => 2017-08-18 04:21:20 [post_content] => Former Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos "offered to set up 'a meeting between us and the Russian leadership to discuss US-Russia ties under President Trump,' telling them his Russian contacts welcomed the opportunity." Papadopoulos later plead guilty to making false statements to the FBI about his connections with Russia.  A memo released on August 31, 2018 by his lawyers regarding his sentencing states:

George told investigators about the March 31, 2016 'National Security Meeting' in Washington D.C. where he told Mr. Trump, Mr. Sessions, and everyone else present that he had connections willing to help organize a meeting between Mr. Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin..while some in the room rebuffed George’s offer, Mr. Trump nodded with approval and deferred to Mr. Sessions who appeared to like the idea and stated that the campaign should look into it.

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"Trump Appears to Back off Joint 'Cyber Security Unit' with Russia after Criticism." Fox News. FOX News Network, 9 July 2017. Web. 14 July 2017.
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Voluntary Financial Disclosure By Trump (Not Tax Returns) Shows $600+ Million Income And $300+ Million Liabilities, Also Shows Trump Resigned From Hundreds Of Companies And Sold All Stocks

A voluntary financial disclosure form filed by President Trump covering January 2016 to April 15 2017 was released by the Office of Government Ethics on June 16 2017. Trump reported some involvement in 565 companies and organizations [...]

While Immigrant And Refugee Ban Executive Order Doesn’t Explicitly Target Muslims, Trump Originally Called For A “Complete Shutdown Of Muslims Entering The United States”

As one of his first acts as President, Trump issued an executive order temporarily banning immigration from 7 Middle Eastern countries and halting refugee admissions. While not explicitly targeting Muslims, during his campaign Trump [...]

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