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PBC News & Comment: Trump, Christian Extremists Make America Hate Again

Pat Robertson and lesser-known Christian extremists join Trump in promoting fear and hate toward Muslims in comments on Orlando massacre…..You can hear Arizona preacher Steven Anderson here

--Obama, Clinton and others call for ban on gun sales to people on “no-fly” list, which is secret, arbitrary, unconstitutional

--Senate Dems launch filibuster over gun regulation

--Mateen’s current wife apparently knew his intentions, said she tried to talk him out of attack, may face charges

--in France, repeat offender claiming IS loyalty stabs and kills police commander and girlfriend in front of their 3-year-old

--new Defense spending bill pays for wars without authorizing them, blocks closure of Guantanamo, as British newspaper says Obama has given up on shutting it down

--newly released CIA documents show that waterboarding of Abu Zubaydeh was ordered despite his cooperation

--Jason Leopold reports on CIA documents detailing the torture and death of prisoner Gul Rahman

--Clinton and Sanders met for 90 minutes, Sanders plans phone conference with supporters on Thursday night

--GOP House passes bill to ensure secrecy of dark money in phony nonprofit political groups

--lame duck mission creep alert: US revisits plan to cut troop levels in Afghanistan, the Whatever War

--Democratic National Committee says its servers were hacked by Russians, who got the oppo research on Trump

--Air Force files from investigations into fraud and abuse since 2004 are declared “vanished”

--Lockheed Martin is one of many weapons vendors at arms expo in Paris

--Steve Horn reports that TransCanada has won contract for new gas pipeline from Texas into Mexico