The gunman who slaughtered at least 50 people after taking party-goers hostage inside a gay club in Orlando had pledged allegiance to Islamic State, according to California congressman Adam Schiff. Schiff, who serves as top Democrat on the House Select Committee on Intelligence, told CNN: ‘What I’ve heard from the Department of Homeland Security this morning is that, according to local police, he made a pledge of allegiance to ISIL (ISIS).’
50+ DEAD AND 53 INJURED IN LAST NIGHT’S ISLAMIC TERROR ATTACK IN ORLANDO, FLORIDA
When you add up the numbers, a very disturbing picture of Obama’s presidency begins to unfold. He was elected as the“racial uniter”, the Nobel Peace Prize president who was going to“stop the rise of the oceans” and “heal our planet.”
Yet his 7 and one half years of occupying the desk at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue hide a sinister statistic – America has had 23 mass shootings since he became president, and today’s mass killing in Orlando now brings that total to 24. And since this is a list of shootings only, it does not include the Boston Bombing Massacre that Obama used to roll out martial law for a 24-hour period in Boston. How do you explain that?