Secret Service Destroys Lie Pushed By Media, Parkland Activists About NRA Gun Ban

By Ryan Saavedra

On Monday, the United States Secret Service (USSS) dismantled a lie pushed by the media which was started by far-left Parkland activists who claimed that the NRA banned guns at their upcoming convention this weekend in Dallas.

The lie started when far-left activist Cameron Kasky, who has a history of making wildly false claims, tweeted a screenshot from an article that noted that firearms would not be allowed at the convention due to President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence attending the event. Kasky tweeted: “The NRA has evolved into such a hilarious parody of itself.”

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The tweet explicitly stated that the Secret Service would be responsible for the event’s security, not the NRA.

In a statement to The Daily Wire, the Secret Service explained:

Title 18 United States Code Sections 3056 and 1752, provides the Secret Service authority to preclude firearms from entering sites visited by our protectees, including those located in open-carry states. Only authorized law enforcement personnel working in conjunction with the Secret Service for a particular event may carry a firearm inside of the protected site.

The Secret Service works closely with our local law enforcement partners in each state to ensure a safe environment for our protectees and the public. Individuals determined to be carrying firearms will not be allowed past a predetermined outer perimeter checkpoint, regardless of whether they possess a ticket to the event.

The NRA also provided a statement to The Daily Wire explaining that the rules governing the event are set by the Secret Service, not the NRA:

When the Vice President or President is on site that venue is no longer under NRA jurisdiction, it is under the control of the United States Secret Service. …

After the President and Vice President have left the venue NRA rules apply and people will be permitted to carry in accordance with local laws. To be clear the USSS rules are in effect until the President and Vice President leave the venue. This only applies to the exact venue where they will speak and inside that security perimeter. Other NRAAM events taking place in other areas at the same time are not subject to the USSS policy.

Despite these facts, far-left activists pushed the lie that the NRA are hypocrites because they banned guns at the event.

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The media and other far-left media personalities and activists also picked up on this lie and spread it, seizing upon the opportunity to attack the NRA using false information.

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HOLLYWOOD SEX CULT LINKED TO ROTHSCHILDS, CLINTONS

Wealthy liberal elites tied to NXIVM group

 | Infowars.com – APRIL 30, 2018

The Hollywood-based sex cult known as NXIVM has links to the Rothschild banking dynasty through heiresses to the Seagram whiskey fortune.

The billionaire heiresses, Clare and Sara Bronfman, donated hundreds of millions to the “female mentorship group” since the early 2000s, against the wishes of their father, Bronfman patriarch Edgar Sr.

The Bronfman sisters’ brother Matthew is on the board of directors of Bronfman & Rothschild Wealth Advisors along with investment matriarch Lynn Forester de Rothschild.

The 200-member NXIVM group began making mainstream headlines after ‘Smallville’ actress Allison Mack was charged with three counts of child trafficking and conspiracy to enslave children.

Mack (released on $5 million bail and now on house arrest) is accused of being a recruiter for the group, and second-in-command under founder Keith Raneire, who is believed to have accrued a harem of sex slaves over decades.

Despite the charges against Mack and Raneire, Clare Bronfman – who now runs the NXIVM group in Raniere’s absence – released a statement through front company Executive Success Programs to express her continued support for Raneire and Mack.

“Some have asked me why I remain a member and why I still support NXIVM and Keith Raniere,” Bronfman wrote. “The answer is simple: I’ve seen so much good come from both our programs and from Keith himself. It would be a tragedy to lose the innovative and transformational ideas and tools that continue to improve the lives of so many.”

According to former NXIVM publicist-turned whistleblower Frank Parlato, Clare has geared the group into “crisis mode” and is no longer recruiting women.

“She’s the enforcer—the brutal one. Clare’s running the [operation] now, and she’s the most ruthless of them,” Parlato told the New York Post.

“I’m issuing an absolute warning now. Clare Bronfman is a true fanatic, and if there’s a Jim Jones situation, everyone will commit suicide but her.”

Additionally, it’s notable that at least three high-ranking members of NXIVM, including Nancy Salzman and the Bronfman sisters, are members of the Clinton Global Initiative, which requires an annual $15,000 membership fee.

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Iran’s top secret nuclear weapons program is revealed by Netanyahu: Israeli PM presents documents that ‘prove Tehran has been hiding its A-bomb ambitions

Israel’s prime minister says that his intelligence services have obtained documents proving that Iran has maintained a secret nuclear program in violation of a landmark agreement Tehran reached with the West. Benjamin Netanyahu gave a televised address on Monday evening during which he presented documents allegedly stolen from inside Iran. Thousands of pages contained evidence that Tehran had a secret nuclear weapons program while insisting to the world its nuclear ambitions were purely peaceful, Netanyahu said. The premier accused the Islamic Republic of ‘brazenly lying’ to the United States and Europe by maintaining nuclear materials in a secret location – a violation of the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action. Israel claims that it obtained the incriminating information within the past 10 days. After the 2015 nuclear deal was signed, the documents were moved to a ‘highly secret’ location in Tehran, Netanyahu said.

By Ariel Zilber and Sara Malm for MailOnline

Israel‘s prime minister says that his intelligence services have obtained documents proving that Iran has maintained a secret nuclear program in violation of a landmark agreement Tehran reached with the West.

President Donald Trump used the revelations to insist that he’s been proved ‘100 per cent right’ about Iran, minutes after Benjamin Netanyahu gave a televised address on Monday evening during which he presented documents obtained from inside Iran.

‘Iran’s leaders repeatedly deny ever pursuing nuclear weapons,’ said Netanyahu during a prime-time televised address carried by Israeli networks.

‘Tonight I’m here to tell you one thing: Iran lied.’

Iranian state TV said on Monday that Netanyahu’s accusations on Tehran’s nuclear program was a propaganda.

‘His remarks was not new…full of baseless accusations… and propaganda against Iran’s nuclear work,’ state TV said.

Thousands of pages contained evidence that Tehran had a secret nuclear weapons program while insisting to the world its nuclear ambitions were purely peaceful, Netanyahu said.

While the lion’s share of the briefing focused on what he said was past nuclear work and alleged obfuscation about it by Iran, Netanyahu asserted that such activities had continued after the deal that was meant to curb Iranian capabilities.

The premier accused the Islamic Republic of ‘brazenly lying’ to the United States and Europe by maintaining nuclear materials in a secret location – a violation of the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

Israel claims that it obtained the incriminating information within the past 10 days.

After the 2015 nuclear deal was signed, the documents were moved to a ‘highly secret’ location in Tehran, Netanyahu said.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says that his intelligence services have obtained documents proving that Iran maintained a secret nuclear program in violation of a landmark agreement Tehran reached with the West

Thousands of pages contained evidence that Tehran had a secret nuclear weapons program while insisting to the world its nuclear ambitions were purely peaceful, Netanyahu said

The premier accused the Islamic Republic of ‘brazenly lying’ to the United States and Europe by maintaining nuclear materials in a secret location – a violation of the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action

While the lion’s share of the briefing focused on what he said was past nuclear work and alleged obfuscation about it by Iran, Netanyahu asserted that such activities had continued after the 2015 deal that was meant to curb Iranian capabilities.

‘These files conclusively prove that Iran is brazenly lying when it says it never had a nuclear weapons program,’ he said.

Netanyahu said Israel recently uncovered 55,000 documents and 183 CDs of information from Iran’s ‘nuclear archives.’

Speaking in English, perhaps with an international audience in mind, he says the material is filled with incriminating evidence showing the Iranian program, called ‘Project Amad,’ was to develop a weapon.

While Netanyahu presented the information as new, the details of Project Amad were known to Western governments well before the 2015 nuclear deal, according to The Atlantic.

In 2011, the International Atomic Energy Agency published findings about Project Amad, which was shut down by the Iranians in 2003.

Trump is to decide by May 12 whether to pull out of the international deal with Iran.

Trump said Monday that stunning revelation from Israel about Iran’s secret nuclear weapons program shows that he has had Tehran’s mullah’s pegged.

‘What’s happening today, and what’s happened over the last little while, and what we’ve learned, has really shown that I’ve been 100 per cent right,’ the president told reporters at the White House.

Netanyahu has led calls for Trump to withdraw from the nuclear deal, which was one of Obama’s signature foreign policy achievements.

Netanyahu said that Iran had lied about not pursuing nuclear weapons and had continued to preserve and expand its nuclear weapons knowledge after signing the JCPOA.

‘Iran’s leaders repeatedly deny ever pursuing nuclear weapons,’ said Netanyahu.

‘Tonight I’m here to tell you one thing: Iran lied.’

‘After signing the nuclear deal in 2015, Iran intensified its efforts to hide its secret files,’ he said.

‘In 2017 Iran moved its nuclear weapons files to a highly secret location in Tehran.’

Netanyahu said that Iran continued to preserve and expand its nuclear weapons knowledge for future use.

His speech follows the visit by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo yesterday, during which the pair discussed Iran and the accord.

The Israeli premier has repeatedly called for the accord between world powers and his country’s main enemy to either be altered or scrapped.

The JCPOA – known outside 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue as ‘The Iran Deal’ – called for the U.S. to relax international sanctions and cut loose $150 billion in frozen Iranian funds and assets, in exchange for Tehran’s pledge that it would pare back its nuclear weapons ambitions and limit its ability to enrich uranium and other fissile material.

Netanyahu has long criticized the deal and welcomed the Trump administration’s pledge to withdraw next month if it is not improved.

He has welcomed a pledge by U.S. President Trump to decide on whether to reimpose sanctions on Tehran, putting in peril the 2015 nuclear accord, next month.

Pompeo has warned that the United States will withdraw from the agreement ‘if we can’t fix it’.

The Israeli premier has repeatedly called for the accord between world powers and his country’s main enemy to either be altered or scrapped.

He alleges the agreement does not prevent Iran from eventually obtaining nuclear weapons and says the lifting of sanctions has increased Tehran’s abilityMIKE to finance proxy militants in the Middle East.

Most world powers however say the nuclear deal is working as intended for now and is the best way to keep Iran from acquiring the bomb.

Before Netanyahu’s speech, Iran’s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, said the Israeli leader was ‘the boy who can’t stop crying wolf [and is] at it again.’

Zarif said on Saturday that demands by Trump to change Tehran’s nuclear deal with world powers were unacceptable.

Trump has said that unless European allies fix the ‘terrible flaws’ in the Iran nuclear deal by May 12, he will refuse to extend US sanctions relief for oil-producing Iran.

Israel is also deeply concerned over Iran’s presence in Syria, where it is backing President Bashar al-Assad’s

Israeli officials have not commented on Monday’s overnight airstrike that killed Iranians inside neighboring Syria, but officials have warned Iran against trying to attack Israeli targets.

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said this morning that an overnight missile attack in the country’s northern region has killed 26 pro-government fighters, mostly Iranians.

The negotiators of the Iran deal are seen above in July 2015 in Vienna. From left to right: European Union foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini; Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif; the head of Iran’s atomic energy organization, Ali Akbar Salehi; Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov; British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond; and US Secretary of State John Kerry

The Observatory says the attack appears to have been carried out by Israel and targeted an arms depot for surface-to-surface missiles at a base in northern Syria known as Brigade 47.

Tehran has sent thousands of Iran-backed fighters to back President Bashar Assad’s forces in the country’s seven-year civil war.

Earlier on Monday, Syrian TV reported a ‘new aggression,’ with missiles targeting military outposts in northern Syria.

The state-run television reported that the missiles targeted military outposts in the Hama and Aleppo countryside.  


Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Monday that Iran is keen to develop ties with the rest of the world, which is ‘not merely’ the United States and European countries

Though Iran has yet to respond specifically to Netanyahu’s statements, Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Monday that his country is keen to develop ties with the rest of the world, which is ‘not merely’ the United States and European countries.

‘I don’t believe in cutting ties with the world but relying on the outside of the borders is a mistake within a mistake,’ Khamenei was quoted as saying.

‘We must certainly be wise, smart and resolute in our relations with the world, but we should also know that the world is not merely America and several European countries.

‘The world is big and (we) must have relations with different countries,’ he added, according to extracts of a speech he gave in Tehran published on his website.

Khamenei is also quoted as blasting the US Treasury Department, denouncing it as an ‘economic war chamber against the system of the Islamic republic.’

Since taking office in January 2017, Trump has adopted a tough stance against Iran and repeatedly denounced the landmark nuclear deal which Tehran reached with world powers to curb its nuclear program.

Trump has said the deal – which Iran signed with Britain, France, China, Russia, the United States and Germany – must be ‘fixed’ by May 12 or Washington will walk away.

Most world powers however say the nuclear deal is working as intended for now and is the best way to keep Iran from acquiring the bomb.

During Sunday’s speech, Khamenei also accused the United States of waging an ‘economic and cultural war’ against Iran, according to his website. 

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(ONLY IN CHICAGO) – 5-year-old shot on way to park on Northwest Side: ‘It’s a shocking moment, a hurting moment’

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Chicago police investigate the scene where a 5-year-old girl was shot in the ankle in the 4600 block of North Monticello Avenue in the Albany Park neighborhood on April 29, 2018. (Armando L. Sanchez / Chicago Tribune)

By Tony Briscoe and Nereida Moreno

On Sunday’s mild afternoon, Stephanie Evans had hoped to take her children to a local park, but a burst of gunfire outside her Northwest Side home ruined those plans, leaving her 5-year-old daughter wounded and the family worriedly gathered at a Chicago hospital instead.

Around 1:30 p.m., Evans, 43, her husband and her four children were walking out of their home in the 4600 block of North Monticello Avenue in Albany Park. They had planned to stop at a relative’s and head to the park from there.

As the family made their way through a gangway to get to their car parked in the rear of the building, an argument between two men led to one firing at the other. Before Evans’ children could make it safely to the car, she noticed 5-year-old Makayla Gant had fallen in the gangway.

Evans’ husband rushed to pick Makayla up and carried her to the car.

“By the time we got to the car, she said, ‘It’s burning … it’s burning,’” Evans recalled. “So, I took her shoe and sock off and there was blood.”

Evans tried to reassure her daughter as they sped to the emergency room of Swedish Covenant Hospital nearly 2 miles away. It wasn’t until the medical staff took X-rays that they were able to confirm Makayla had suffered a gunshot wound to her ankle, possibly from a bullet that had ricocheted, Evans said.

It was a difficult moment for Evans, who said Makayla was looking forward to graduating from kindergarten and her sixth birthday in June.

“It’s a shocking moment, a hurting moment,” Evans said. “I didn’t know what to think or what to say.”

Outside Swedish Covenant’s emergency room entrance, relatives discussed the girl’s condition. One woman in the group pointed to her ankle and described the girl’s wound.

“She took it like a big girl,” the family member said.

Relatives emerged from the hospital saying the bullet was still lodged in Makayla’s foot, and she was transferred to Lurie Children’s Hospital. By Sunday evening, doctors at Lurie performed another round of X-rays to see if the bullet had moved and whether it could be surgically removed, the family said.

Meanwhile, no one had been taken into custody in the shooting, according to police.

At the scene, Monticello was closed between Wilson and Leland avenues as police investigated the shooting. The ground near the shooting scene nearby was littered with rubble and materials from a construction project.

The block where the shooting happened is dominated by three-story apartment buildings with narrow gangways, but there is also a section of single-family homes.

Neighbors watched officers work from their windows and porches.

The shooting was jarring for Evans, who had just moved moved to Albany Park from the city’s West Side in August. From the lobby of the hospital, she said she hoped the gunman knew that a day that was intended to be fun has left Makayla and her siblings in shock.

“He should think about the children,” Evans said. “They deserve to live.”

(GLOBALISTS AT WORK) – REVEALED: Mitch McConnell’s In-Laws Bought 10 Massive Ships from the Chinese Government Since His Wife Elaine Chao Became Transportation Secretary

by PETER SCHWEIZER AND JACOB MCLEOD30 Apr 2018

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s (R-KY) in-laws have ordered 10 massive cargo ships from the Chinese government since the senator’s wife Elaine Chao became Secretary of Transportation. The deep financial ties between the Chao family’s shipping business Foremost Group and the Chinese regime were first revealed in the #1 New York Times bestseller Secret Empires.

Foremost Group, which is owned by Sec. Elaine Chao’s father and Sen. McConnell’s father-in-law James S.C. Chao, signed contracts with a subsidiary of the state-owned China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) for four bulk cargo ships in June and September 2017. In December 2017, Chao’s company signed another contract with state-owned CSSC at Foremost’s New York office for two massive 210,000-ton ships. James S.C. Chao and two of Elaine’s sisters were in attendance. So, too, was the Consul General of China in New York, as well as representatives from the CSSC. The financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

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Then on January 31, 2018, Foremost Group ordered four more 210,000-ton ships from CSSC. Angela Chao, sister to Sec. Elaine Chao and Foremost’s Deputy Chairman, said she expects cooperation between the two entities to extend into the future. In January 2017, Angela Chao joined the board of the state-owned Bank of China.

The finances of Sec. Elaine Chao and her husband, Sen. Mitch McConnell, are closely tied to the Foremost Group. In 2008, James Chao gave a $5 million-$25 million “gift” to Sen. McConnell, more than tripling his net worth. Contracts with other Chinese state-owned enterprises make up a significant portion of Foremost’s business. James and Angela Chao previously served on the board of CSSC Holdings, a major contractor for the Chinese military and a key supporter of the PLA Navy.

Despite increasing threats of a trade war between the Trump Administration and the Chinese government, the Chao family’s ties to the Chinese government do not seem to have cooled. To the contrary, as the 10-ship order suggests, they have accelerated. Moreover, James Chao was recently in China for an event promoting his new Chinese-language biography. The event was sponsored by Xinhua, the Chinese state-owned media outlet, and the Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries (CPAFFC), a branch of the Communist Party known to be active in foreign influence operations. Sponsors praised James Chao as a great promoter of China abroad, referring to him as “vanguard of China-US exchanges.”

The Chao’s Chinese counterparties are often closely aligned with China’s foreign policy elite. CPAFFC President Li Xiaolin, attended the book event with the Chao’s. She is the daughter of a former Chinese president and wife of a former Major General in the People’s Liberation Army (PLA). Another official in attendance now serves as Deputy Director of the United Front Work Department, a division of the Communist Party involved in managing foreign relationships.

Trade and infrastructure deals around the globe have become a centerpiece of China’s foreign policy in recent years. These deals are part of the strategic “One Belt, One Road” initiative, a massive plan to expand China’s sphere of influence across Asia and Africa. U.S. analysts view OBOR as both a military and economic challenge to the United States. One detailed study regards it as a “state-directed effort to bolster Chinese political influence and extend its military reach from Indonesia to East Africa.”

But the Chao family describes it in much more benign terms. In a March 2017 statement, Angela Chao called OBOR “very important not only to China’s development, but for the many surrounding and neighboring countries, and thus the world….I hope to also be able to contribute to this important initiative that has the potential to raise the standard of living for so many.”

The United States has so far declined to participate directly in OBOR or join China’s Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). However, the Trump Administration sent a delegation to the 2017 Belt & Road Forum in a notable deviation from previous policy. Elaine Chao’s position as Transportation Secretary gives her great influence over U.S. policy regarding central components of the plan. Secretary Chao is spearheadingthe Trump administration’s $200 billion infrastructure proposal.

Foremost has yet to disclose the financial details of its latest deals with CSSC. Similar transactions with CSSC have recently cost over $47 million per vessel, a price that would place the total value of the Foremost deals at nearly half a billion dollars. Under current federal disclosure laws, which do not apply to adult relatives, Secretary Chao and Senator McConnell are not required to report their family’s dealings with a major foreign military contractor. Secretary Chao is known to be extremely close with her father, who claims that she calls him nightly and involves him in official administration events “as often as she can.”

SESSIONS HIDING DNC SERVER EVIDENCE FROM PUBLIC UNTIL AFTER MIDTERMS

By Rick Wells

AG Sessions and the FBI are hiding FOIA evidence about the DNC server for an additional 7 months beyond the date it was first promised, until after the midterms…

As with seemingly everything that involves the FBI, DOJ or Intelligence agencies, they claim a privilege of operating beyond the reach of the American people, including to a large degree, Congress, and when they are pressed for compliance, do so only begrudgingly, at the last possible moment, and to the minimum extent possible

The same is true for their political comrades in the Democratic Party. They even pay substantial amounts of money to keep the knowledge of their corruption private, with the DNC paying third party contractor CrowdStrike $521,000 to analyze their supposedly hacked server, something the FBI would have gladly done free of charge.

The FBI also paid CrowdStrike $150,000 in July of 2015, in what was supposedly an unrelated expenditure. That’s over 2/3 of a million bucks for secret services which Democrats could have obtained for no charge, if they didn’t feel the need to prevent their actions from being discovered. For a political party in need of funding, wasting almost $700,000 would seem a bit reckless on its face, but we don’t know what they’re hiding.

And the revelations of the interactions between the FBI, CrowdStrike and the DNC related to their server are going to be further delayed by the corrupt individuals running the Trump DOJ and FBI. FOIA requests that were to have been completed and provided to the Free Beacon in March have now been pushed back by the FBI to October. They’ll more likely be delayed until November and after the midterms.

In addition to communications with CrowdStrike, the FOIA request also sought all communications between April 1, 2016, a month before they were hired by the DNC to analyze and act as a cover for what really happened with their server, and July 7, 2017, the day the FOIA request was submitted to the FBI.

Christopher Wray, Rod Rosenstein and Jeff Sessions need to keep the eyes of the American people off of what their deep state employees have been up to in conjunction with the Democrats. Obstructing the flow of information is the surest way to silence manipulate the system with impunity and that’s exactly what they continue to do. Money is no object.

 

Puerto Rico’s Governor & La Raza Move Against Trump

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Plan to register Puerto Ricans to vote in swing states

By Clifford Cunningham Monday, April 30, 2018

Puerto Rico’s governor is moving against President Donald Trump by forming an organization to register Puerto Ricans living in swing states to vote – joining other far-left groups like La Raza looking to do the same.

Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo Rosselló, a Democrat, was in Florida last week to announce the formation of “Poder Puerto Rico,” a supposedly nonpartisan organization that aims to register displaced Puerto Ricans living in swing states to vote to “give a political voice to those living in a state of powerlessness” on the island.

As a territory of the United States, Puerto Rico sends one non-voting delegate to Congress and its residents do not vote in presidential elections.

“I recognize that the situation of Puerto Rico is hard to explain. I mean, we’re talking about a colonial territory in the 21st century, the oldest, most populated colonial territory in the world, and it is under the biggest democracy in the world,” Rosselló said.

“The call is to every Puerto Rican to be electorally active in the United States,” he added.

After arriving in the United States and establishing residency, Puerto Ricans who register will immediately become eligible to vote, provided they don’t change their address.

In Florida alone, officials estimate that as many as 385,000 Puerto Ricans could establish residency by the end of the year, a significant number that could impact upcoming elections for Senate and Governor, as well as presidential elections going forward.

Puerto Rico’s governor is not the only one looking to register Puerto Ricans to vote as part of a concerted effort to tip the balance of power in swing states.

The National Council of La Raza, which recently rebranded itself as UnidosUS, has established field offices in central and southern Florida with plans to register 50,000 Puerto Ricans by the midterm election in November.

“The trend down here over the past 10 years or so is that all of these races are very tight. So you don’t need a large number of people to sway an election,” said Jared Nordlund, a senior strategist at UnidosUS, in an interview with Yahoo News. “You can swing an election with 20,000 people. It’s going to have an impact.”

In addition, the billionaire Koch Brothers founded The LIBRE Institute, which provides “Welcome to Florida” classes aimed at newly arrived Puerto Ricans, as well as English classes, job-hunting skills, and a pitch to promote “free-market” principles.

Steve Schale, a Democratic strategist and the former Florida manager for Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign, warned national Democrats that relying on demographic changes is not enough to win elections.

“I think there’s a false sense among people in my party that all these demographic things that play out well for my side organically turn into wins,” he said. “One of the flags that I’ve been raising for six months now is that, whether it’s a huge delta or a smaller delta, there still a gap between the number of people that have come here after Maria that are going to stay and the people that have registered to vote.”