One of the stranger moments in the presidential campaign occurred Tuesday evening in Kissimmee, Florida, when Hillary Clinton spoke with regret about the victims of the Orlando shooting while Seddique Mateen, the father of the killer, stood in the audience, cheering her on.
Democrats took over the House floor on Wednesday in an attempt to force a vote on gun control, vowing to stage a sit-in until action was taken towards a vote.
White House Reverses Decision to Cut References to Islam, ISIS from Orlando 911 Transcripts Following Backlash
Following major backlash after the Obama administration announced it would censor all references to Islam and ISIS from a released transcript of Orlando killer Omar Mateen’s 911 calls, the administration made an about-face, saying that FBI would release the uncensored transcript after all.
Of the 20-25 people Horowitz interviewed, only two told him that Islam definitely played a role in the Orlando attack or they felt uncertain to give a response.
“I wanted to show the American people that they have a best friend and best friends are there when they need help – when they need a shoulder to cry on.”
WATCH: Horrifying New ISIS Video Claims Orlando Shooter, Promises Attacks in New York and Washington
Lauding Mateen’s actions and claiming him as one of their own, the video opens by calling the 29-year-old the “2016 Islamic State fighter”.
The law will broaden the definition of what constitutes terrorist activity and is designed to boost the ability of Israel’s security forces.
As president, Trump will refuse “to allow America to become a place where…people are targets of intimidation and persecution by radical Islamic preachers of hate and violence.”
According to FBI Special Agent Danny Banks, the Orlando mass murderer had “leanings toward radical Islam.”
After Orlando Shooting, Israeli Leaders Commit to “Join Hands in the Fight Against Terrorism” with US
“This terror threatens the entire world and it is necessary above all that the enlightened countries urgently unite to fight against it.”