Citi group, the fourth-largest bank in the United States, has announced it will no longer do business with clients that do not meet a host of progressive gun control requirements, none of which are mandated by federal law.
In a blog post, Citi group announced:
Under this new policy, we will require new retail sector clients or partners to adhere to these best practices: (1) they don’t sell firearms to someone who hasn’t passed a background check, (2) they restrict the sale of firearms for individuals under 21 years of age, and (3) they don’t sell bump stocks or high-capacity magazines. This policy will apply across the firm, including to small business, commercial and institutional clients, as well as credit card partners, whether co-brand or private label. It doesn’t impact the ability of consumers to use their Citi cards at merchants of their choice.
Bans on bump stocks and high-capacity magazines have been a key demand of progressive gun control advocates. But whereas the usual method of activism has been to lobby representatives for change via the democratic process, Citi group is now imposing the change unilaterally — without asking their clients or customers...MORE
GAETZ: Andrew McCabe’s Testimony Revealed DOJ Officials Were “Paving The Way For Hillary Clinton”
In an interview with Fox Business Network Monday evening, Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) said the testimony of Andrew McCabe makes him “believe that there were people at the Department of Justice who were paving the way for Hillary Clinton,” to win the White House.
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GAETZ: “This was not Andrew McCabe and James Comey acting alone. The testimony that Andrew McCabe has given makes me believe that there were people at the Department of Justice who were paving the way for Hillary Clinton. There’s evidence for that Kennedy. If you look at the key Hillary Clinton confidants, people like Susan Rice, who got immunity deals that never should have been given by the Department of Justice. You had DOJ making sure that anybody that could incriminate Hillary Clinton got immunity [OR mysteriously turned up DEAD] so that they would have every reason not to tell the truth about Hillary and I think that’s one of the reasons why she never faced a criminal consequence.”..MORE