Did Reince Priebus Almost Resign on Monday?

Glenn has it on good authority that RNC Chairman Reince Priebus nearly resigned on Monday following the blowout from Trump's leaked 2005 comments. While the resignation never happened, Priebus did receive a rather threatening note via Twitter:

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"I mean, I have to laugh. But, yeah, it's obviously serious," Co-host Stu Burguiere said on radio Wednesday.

Glenn agreed.

"It's obviously very serious," Glen said.

Read below or listen to the full segment for answers to these questions:

• What stopped Reince Priebus from resigning?

• How does the letter to Priebus echo the Occupy Wall Street mentality?

• Does Donald Trump care about the Supreme Court like Jeffy cares about salad?

Listen to this segment from The Glenn Beck Program:

Below is a rush transcript of this segment, it might contain errors:

GLENN: This is what Cernovich posted yesterday to Reince Priebus. Now, let me give you a little inside information.

I have it on really good authority that Reince was going to resign on Monday. But --

STU: What! Really?

JEFFY: Wow.

GLENN: Yes.

STU: Whoa.

GLENN: Yes. He was going to resign, but the debate went well enough. That's why it was going one direction, where everybody started to bail on this. The -- the Trump campaign did well enough in the debate that he said, "Well, wait." And that's why you had some people jumping on board on Sunday saying, you know, "We got to dump Trump." And then on Monday afternoon, they're like, "No, wait. I'm okay."

So Reince is between this rock and a hard place.

Yes.

STU: So he was resigning because he didn't want to stand by Trump?

GLENN: The whole thing was falling apart, yes.

STU: Or he was resigning because he was taking responsibility for --

GLENN: The whole thing falling apart, yes.

STU: You have this on good -- this is kind of a big story. Why are we doing this in hour three?

You have it on good authority that Reince was going to step down --

(chuckling)

GLENN: On Monday, yes. Yes.

STU: Wow. I mean, that's a huge story.

GLENN: Okay.

STU: Who told you?

GLENN: I can't tell you that.

STU: Why? Come on, we're friends.

JEFFY: When did they tell you?

GLENN: I can't tell you that.

STU: Don't tell the audience, just tell me.

GLENN: Okay.

So Dear Reince -- this was written to him yesterday.

Dear Reince, sabotage against Trump is occurring at the highest levels of the G.O.P.

I want you to listen to this.

We are going to respond in kind, and we will spoil every down-ballot candidate on November 8th, unless hostilities against the Republican nominees cease. Idle threat? Have your worthless consultants and social media gurus take a look at my Twitter analytics. I am only one pro-Trump account, and I am doing 115 million views a month. Ninety percent of my readers are pro-Trump, and we show up in real life as well. Cries about giving Congress to the Democrats mean nothing to us. We have our own move -- we have our own move planned for 2018.

Listen to this. We have our own move planned for 2018, called Revolution '18.

We will be running primary challengers against all of those who backstab Trump. For the greater good of America, we will work with you. You have one week to issue a standdown order to those who sabotage Trump. We will be stopping by local G.O.P. offices. If those offices are close or hostile to Trump, we will take the next steps.

What are those next steps?

If the G.O.P. continues to sabotage Trump, we will begin spoiling the ballots of every Republican running for office this election. We do not work for Trump. We work for the American people who have watched globalist Paul Ryan welcome Islamic terrorists into America, making all of our families unsafe.

We are in a fight for our lives and believe that the G.O.P. leadership in Congress poses a threat to the lives of ourselves and our loved ones.

Now we're talking self-defense. No better friend, no worse enemy, Mike Cernovich, Operation Purge Cucks.

(laughter)

STU: I mean, I have to laugh. But, yeah, it's obviously serious.

GLENN: It's obviously very serious.

STU: Now, of course, they tried this against Paul Ryan and lost 84 to 16 in the primary.

GLENN: I understand that.

STU: But these things build over time.

GLENN: These things build over time. This is the Occupy Wall Street mentality. These people are going to be very, very angry. And Donald Trump is going to play into this. If he loses, he is going to be their champion.

And he is going to use this -- he is going to use this as a way to launch his television network, mark my words.

STU: He -- Donald Trump is essentially doing what, whoever this guy is, is suggesting. He's out there now attacking Paul Ryan, John McCain publicly.

GLENN: Yes, yes. Yes.

STU: He's doing all the things -- I mean, he's obviously on board for this generalized strategy.

GLENN: Yes.

STU: What's interesting about that is so many people make the argument that the reason why you need Donald Trump is the Supreme Court.

Now, if Donald Trump becomes president and loses all of his down-ballot seats and loses the Senate, he's not going to be able to get any of the Supreme Court justices passed, showing that that is not a priority to him at all.

GLENN: Yeah.

STU: Donald Trump cares about the Supreme Court like Jeffy cares about salad. Not at all.

Featured Image: Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee attends the Vice Presidential Debate between Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine and Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence at Longwood University on October 4, 2016 in Farmville, Virginia. This is the second of four debates during the presidential election season and the only debate between the vice presidential candidates. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Soros is trying to elect MORE TEXAS RINOs. Here's how YOU can stop him.

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Texas is under threat of a George Soros-backed takeover.

Soros-funded RINO judges have been elected in some of the highest courts in Texas. These judges implemented restrictions that have blocked nearly a thousand cases of voter fraud from being investigated or prosecuted from across the state. These new restrictions are similar to ones in place in states like George, Arizona, and Wisconsin, leaving Texas more susceptible to election corruption than ever. If Texas falls to corruption, America will lose its largest bastion of conservative electoral power in the nation. Without Texas, Republicans WILL NOT be able to win national elections and liberal corruption will go unchecked across the country.

Fortunately, there is a way to stop this: YOU.

If you live in Texas you have a chance to stand up against corruption and to fight back! Starting Tuesday, February 20th, early voting for the primaries begins, where three of these judges are up for election. Go out and vote. If the right people are voted in, there's a good chance the restrictions will be lifted and election fraud can once again be prosecuted.

But remember, you can't just go in and vote for anyone who has an "R" next to their name. Sorors knows that a registered Democrat would never stand a chance in Texas, so his lackeys register as Republicans and ride the little "R" right into office. So who do you vote for?

Fortunately, Glenn had Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on his show today and Ken gave us his list of judges that he vouches for. His list is as follows:

  • Gina Parker
  • Lee Finley
  • David Schenck
The Primary Election runs from February 20th to March 5th. This is your chance to get out there and make a difference. It might be the most important election you ever participate in. If you need to know where your nearest polling location is, or any other information regarding the election, you can go to votetexas.gov to find out more.
It's time to stand up.

Hypocrisy EXPOSED: The 'Amazon Files' and what WE are doing about it

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Who is really banning books?

For years now, Conservatives have been taking flak from the left for supposed "book bans." The left likes to compare these "bans" to Nazi book burnings, accusing the right of sweeping authoritarian decrees designed to suppress information. In reality, this is a movement largely motivated by parents, who want to remove inappropriate books from children's libraries.

But if you want to discuss authoritarian book bans, look no further than the White House. As Glenn recently covered, the Biden administration has been pressuring the world's largest bookseller, Amazon, into suppressing books they disagree with.

On February 5th, 2024, Ohio Representative Jim Jordan released a slew of subpoenaed documents that exposed pressure placed on Amazon by the Biden Administration. The documents, which Jordan dubbed "The Amazon Files" after Elon Musk's "The Twitter Files," revealed an email conversation between Andrew Slavitt, a former White House senior adviser, and Amazon employees. In these emails, Slavitt complained that the top search results for books on "vaccines" were "concerning" and then requested that Amazon intervene. Amazon initially refused, not out of some altruistic concern for the free exchange of information. They thought any action taken would be "too visible" and would further exasperate the “Harry/Sally narrative,” referring to the outrage that followed Amazon's removal of Ryan T. Anderson’s book When Harry Became Sally.

Despite this initial refusal, Amazon agreed to meet with the White House a few days later. The number one item on their agenda was removing books from the website. An Amazon employee even admitted that the reason they even took this meeting was due to the pressure being placed on them by the Biden Administration.

What was the result of this meeting? Amazon caved. They began to implement ways of limiting the outreach of books that challenged the mainstream vaccine narrative and other books the White House might not like.

The White House was caught red-handed pressuring the world's largest bookseller to restrict the sale of books they consider in opposition to their narrative, and they have the gall to accuse conservatives of information suppression. This is just ONE of many actions committed by the Biden Administration that are more characteristic of a dictator than a president.

What can you do about it? Fortunately, you are not dependent on Amazon and its corrupted algorithm to help you find books. Every week right here on GlennBeck.com, we highlight books that Glenn is reading or talking about in our "Glenn's Bookshelf" series. Here you can find a wide selection of books free from Amazon's filters. Be sure to sign up for Glenn's newsletter to find out about new additions to "Glenn's Bookshelf" every week.

10 times Biden has acted like a DICTATOR

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The left-wing media's most recent tirade is accusing Trump of being a dictator. But, as Glenn said, "Everything they're accusing us of, they're doing."

Since day one, the Biden administration has overstepped the bounds placed on the executive branch set by the Constitution. In Glenn's most recent TV Special, he examined ten times Biden acted like a dictator, NOT a president. Here are 10 of Biden's Dictator Moves, and click HERE to get ALL of the research that went into this week's Glenn TV special:

5 ways to protect your First Amendment rights. Number 4 will surprise you.

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Every day it seems Glenn covers another story revealing how people across the world at all levels of power DESPISE the fact that YOU have rights, and they are actively trying to curtail them. Recently, there has been a string of attacks against the rights outlined in the First Amendment: the freedom of religion, the freedom of speech, the freedom of press, the freedom of assembly, and the freedom to petition.

As a refresher, the First Amendment reads as follows:

"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances."

This is powerful stuff, there is a good reason the Founding Fathers made it the FIRST Amendment. It's also the reason why power-hungry elites are attacking it. These attacks are designed to control the way you think, speak, and believe, vote, what you read, and who holds your representatives responsible. The First Amendment is our strongest weapon against tyrants, and they know it.

So what can you do about it? Hope that some wig in Washinton will eventually do something? We know how well that works. The best thing to do is to stay active, engage in the issues you care about, and exercise your rights.

So where to start? Here are a few things YOU can do to protect your First Amendment rights:

Religion

The best way to flex your Freedom of Religion is to—you guessed it—practice your faith. Become an active member in your place of worship, go to scripture studies, invite your friends to that late afternoon event, and walk the life. This can impact the way you spend money as well. Shop the businesses and brands that share your values, and don't shop at the ones that scorn them. Keeping the community alive and healthy is the best way to ensure that generations to come will be able to experience the freedom you enjoy.

Speech

Much like religion, the best way to protect your freedom of speech is... to speak. Engage your friends and family in polite, civil conversation. Stand up for what you believe in, and make your case to your peers. Just remember to keep it friendly. No one ever won an argument by shouting down their opponent. The civil exchange of ideas is the cornerstone of our republic, and a dialogue where the participants are well-informed, considerate, compassionate, and open-minded can have permanent impacts on all involved.

Press

Freedom of the Press seems a little tricky at first. Unless you work for the media, what are you supposed to do? Quit your job and go work for the local newspaper? The good news is that exercising this right is not nearly that difficult. In fact, you are currently doing it. The best thing you can do is to read from outlets that produce informative content. Want to know what Glenn consumes to stay informed every day? Sign up for Glenn's Morning Brief newsletter to get all the stories Glenn gets sent to his desk every day sent straight to your inbox.

Assembly

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Freedom of assembly is one of the more impactful yet underutilized freedoms in the First Amendment. Peaceably assembling and protesting with like-minded individuals can hugely influence politicians and policies while simultaneously creating community and fellowship between attendees. It's understandable why more people don't turn out. We're all busy people with busy schedules, and flying out to D.C. for the weekend seems like a daunting task to many. Thankfully, you don't have to go out all the way to D.C. to make a difference. Gather some like-minded people in your town and bring awareness to issues that impact your community. Big change starts locally, and exercising your freedom to assemble can be the catalyst to lasting impact.

Petition

If you've been a long-time listener of Glenn, then you will have heard a few of his calls to action where he asks his audience to contact their representatives about a particular piece of policy. There is a good reason Glenn keeps on doing those: they work. Whether it's your local mayor or your senator, a call and an email go a long way. If you really want to make a change, convince your friends and family to reach out as well.