Wisconsin Planned Parenthood gets penalized for financial technicality, not for killing babies

Surely it would be unethical for a Planned Parenthood affiliate to donate $116,898 to Democratic candidates and not report it, right?

Well, the Wisconsin branch of Planned Parenthood was fined a whopping $5,850 by the Federal Election Commission for failing to report $116,898 in “independent expenditures” to Hillary Clinton and Russ Feingold.

It’s fairly obvious why they’d donate to Feingold, who supports “partial-birth abortions.” To be clear, “partial birth abortions” involve dismembering the fetus in the mother’s womb because, at 20-plus weeks, the fetus is too large to abort using traditional methods.

Feingold has voted eight times to allow partial-birth abortions. The guy is a money-maker for Planned Parenthood.

The Wisconsin Planned Parenthood affiliate donated $58,449.04 --- a piece to Clinton and Feingold. That’s not what’s gotten them in trouble, though.

In fact, it’s quite common for Planned Parenthood affiliates to donate hundreds of thousands of dollars to political causes --- as affiliates of Planned Parenthood, they’re allowed to funnel money to candidates and causes that benefit the operational arm of Planned Parenthood --- the federally-funded organization, which performed over 300,000 abortions last year and received $543.7 million in taxpayer subsidies.

They’re in trouble for not reporting the donations, as required by law.

Where is all that money coming from?

The distinctions are fraught with legalese and courtroom jargon --- which is a large part of the problem. Where does Planned Parenthood stand? And, more importantly, where is all that money coming from?

Don’t bother trying to find this in the news, though. The mainstream media isn’t interested in journalism of that kind. They’re busy investigating how many Diet Cokes the president drinks a day.

Presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) may say he's all about advocating for the common good, but during his more than 30 years in "public service," the socialist senator has been more adept at promoting his own bottom line.

Investigative journalist and best-selling author, Peter Schweizer, joined Glenn Beck in the studio Friday to discuss his new book, "Profiles in Corruption: Abuse of Power by America's Political Elite," and to break downs how Sanders has become the very model of the corrupt socialist leader who becomes wealthy at the expense of the citizens they are elected to serve.

"It's a major problem for Bernie Sanders," Schweizer said. "He's turned socialism into a profession that has generated a lot of money to his family."

"Isn't that what always happens?" Glenn asked. "I mean, everybody in charge of a socialist country, they walk away with billions, in some cases, and the people are left starving."

"Yes, that's exactly right," agreed Schweizer. "It is a racket for Bernie Sanders. And the sort of austere image that he presents —kind of the John the Baptist of the progressive movement — it's simply not true."

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By now you've probably heard all about former Vice President Joe Biden's alleged corruption in Ukraine with his son, Hunter, and the Ukrainian energy company, Burisma. But as it turns out, the Biden family's dubious dealings weren't limited to Ukraine, but extended to China as well.

In this clip, Glenn Beck explains Hunter Biden's four primary "problems" in China, including partnering with criminals, working with Chinese companies accused of stealing and spying on the U.S. military, as well as some very sketchy investments.

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Bill O'Reilly joined the "Glenn Beck Radio Program" on Friday for his weekly take on the 2020 presidential race.

O'Reilly emphasized what a dangerous candidate socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) really is, and how the media is working to mislead voters by depicting other Democratic candidates, such as former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, as "moderate."

"The Democratic Party has been hijacked -- and this is no breaking news -- by the progressive left. Which is now being enabled by the national media," said O'Reilly.

"Bernie Sanders is a dangerous man. In any sane time, media time, that would be clear to everybody. But it's not," he added. "It's like, 'Oh, there's uncle Bernie and he just wants to give stuff away. What a great guy.' [He's] not a great guy, all right? He's a totalitarian. He'll take your freedom, in every area, away. Every area. There isn't one area, that Bernie Sanders wouldn't intrude upon, in your personal freedom. Yet, that's not reported. You don't know it unless you pay attention. It's all a bunch of dishonest blather that has obliterated the so-called moderate Democrat. And there are millions of those people. They don't know what to do because they have no voice in the media."

Glenn pointed out that the media has been "trying to make Pete Buttigieg into a moderate" ever since his strong showing in the Iowa caucuses last week.

"So, Pete Buttigieg: Harvard grad. Rhodes Scholar. Brilliant man, he is brilliant. Great speaker. Almost as good as Beck and I. Not quite, but almost," O'Reilly said. "He's only 38, all right? So, the guy goes out and runs for president after being the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, for eight years, and almost destroying that city. The city is in chaos, yet he's re-elected with 80% of the vote the second time. That's what a good BS'er Pete Buttigieg is.

The two went on to break down Buttegieg's radical policy plans on immigration, abortion, gun control, and more.

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On the radio program Thursday, Glenn Beck and his chief researcher, Jason Buttrill, have uncovered new evidence that suggests the coronavirus death toll numbers coming from China are grossly inaccurate.

After vetting several deep-fake videos circulating on social media, Jason unearthed shocking whistleblower-videos released by citizens of the communist state that show entire warehouses filled with body bags, along with other atrocities.

Jason and Glenn break down the real numbers and discuss the possibilities of the outbreak coming to America. Watch the video below for more details:

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