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Edited investigative findings today expected to jolt a presidency

on April 18, 2019, 7:38 AM / in National News

By Alexis Simendinger and Al Weaver  The trajectory of Donald Trump’s presidency, a divided Congress and the 2020 election will be jolted by what happens in the next few hours. Attorney General William Barr is set to release special counsel Robert Mueller’s report in what is shaping up to be one of the most highly anticipated investigative releases to hit […]

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Mayor Pete Will Make You Bake the Cake

Mayor Pete Will Make You Bake the Cake

on April 18, 2019, 7:30 AM / in National News, State News

Democratic presidential contender Pete Buttigieg’s public calls for pluralism do not apply to religious small business owners. South Bend Mayor Buttigieg has made his Episcopalian faith and tolerance a centerpiece of his campaign, but the policies he champions would force religious small business owners to participate in ceremonies they find objectionable under penalty of law. Buttigieg, who is married to […]

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NRA Sues NRATV Production Company, Ackerman McQueen

NRA Sues NRATV Production Company, Ackerman McQueen

on April 18, 2019, 7:26 AM / in National News

by John Crump Alexandria, Virginia –-(Ammoland.com)-The National Rifle Association has filed a lawsuit against their longtime marketing agency, Ackerman McQueen. Ackerman McQueen has been the go-to marketing team for the NRA’s media wing for the past 30 years. Ackerman McQueen produces all the programming for NRATV. All NRA personalities are employees of the ad agency and not the NRA. The NRA asked Ackerman […]

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Apple and Qualcomm settle royalty dispute

Apple and Qualcomm settle royalty dispute

on April 17, 2019, 8:06 AM / in International News, National News

Apple and Qualcomm said Tuesday that they had agreed to dismiss their dueling lawsuits around the world. As a trial had started in a San Diego federal courtroom in an Apple complaint against Qualcomm, the companies said they had reached a six-year agreement under which Apple will pay unspecified royalties on Qualcomm patents. Apple, maker of the iPhone, and Qualcomm, […]

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New Interior secretary already under investigation

New Interior secretary already under investigation

on April 17, 2019, 8:02 AM / in National News

The Interior Department’s inspector general has launched an investigation into ethics complaints against Interior Secretary David Bernhardt, who was just confirmed by the Senate last week. Eight Democratic senators and four government ethics watchdog groups requested inquiries after allegations revealed in The New York Times suggest that Bernhardt, a former lobbyist, used his previous position as Interior deputy secretary to […]

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Poll SHOCKER! This just changed EVERYTHING for 2020

Poll SHOCKER! This just changed EVERYTHING for 2020

on April 17, 2019, 7:54 AM / in National News, Opinion

A new poll on the 2020 presidential race just changed the entire landscape of the upcoming election — and it’s awful news for former Vice President Joe Biden. Biden has slipped in the Democratic polls, while Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-V.T., and South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete have climbed. Sanders has a sizable lead in the 20-person Democratic primary field, Emerson […]

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Conservatives urge Trump to stick with Moore for Fed

on April 17, 2019, 7:46 AM / in National News

Conservatives are rallying around economist Stephen Moore as President Trump’s controversial pick for the Federal Reserve Board faces a tough fight ahead. Moore’s allies in conservative circles are urging the president and GOP Senate to stand by the controversial potential nominee, who is facing criticism from across the political spectrum and new questions about the White House’s support. “Steve’s view of the […]

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Trump vetoes measure to end US role in Yemen war

on April 17, 2019, 7:44 AM / in National News

By Ellen Mitchell President Trump on Tuesday vetoed a measure calling for an end to U.S. support of the Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen, rebuking Congress for a second time this year. In a statement to the Senate released by the White House, Trump called the joint resolution “unnecessary” and argued it would negatively affect U.S. foreign policy. How we got […]

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Twitter drops far-left Southern Poverty Law Center as ‘safety partner’

Twitter drops far-left Southern Poverty Law Center as ‘safety partner’

on April 17, 2019, 7:42 AM / in National News

by Calvin Freiburger (LifeSiteNews) – Social media giant Twitter has quietly severed ties with the left-wing Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) amid mounting reports of scandal within the organization and insider claims that SPLC’s “hate” monitoring is a money-making scam. Twitter previously identified SPLC as a “safety partner” that helps weed out “hateful conduct and harassment” on the platform, but the Daily Caller reports that […]

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De Blasio Vows to Sue Trump If He Buses Immigrants to NYC

De Blasio Vows to Sue Trump If He Buses Immigrants to NYC

on April 17, 2019, 7:21 AM / in National News, State News

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has vowed to sue President Trump if he follows through on his promise to send illegal immigrants to New York City – a self-designated “Sanctuary city”. “It’s illegal. It is just plain illegal. We will meet him in court. We will beat him in court,” de Blasio said. Breitbart.com reports: President Trump on Monday tweeted, “Those Illegal […]

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Today Is Tax Freedom Day. You’re Now Free to Work for Yourself.

on April 17, 2019, 7:15 AM / in National News, Opinion

For the second year in a row, Tax Freedom Day for the average American taxpayer comes the day after he is required to file his income tax return. The year before Trump’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act became law, Tax Freedom Day was five days later: April 21. In 1900, Tax Freedom Day arrived on January 22. Although slightly lower the last […]

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Beto O’Rourke’s charitable donations last year: 0.3% of his income

on April 17, 2019, 6:16 AM / in National News

The guy lives in a 4,700-square-foot home, according to the AP, and as of 2015 had a personal net worth of $9 million. His father-in-law is a bona fide real-estate tycoon who’s worth around $500 million by Forbes’s estimate. According to his newly released tax returns, he and his wife had income in 2017 of $370,412. Asked recently whether he’d support a wealth tax, […]

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Democrats subpoena Deutsche Bank as part of ongoing investigation into Trump

on April 17, 2019, 6:06 AM / in International News, National News

The House Intelligence and Financial Services committees jointly subpoenaed Deutsche Bank on Monday as part of their ongoing investigation into President Donald Trump’s financial dealings and concerns about foreign influence over the Trump Organization, the president’s family business. “As part of our oversight authority and authorized investigation into allegations of potential foreign influence on the U.S. political process, the House […]

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Attorney General Barr Blocks Catch and Release by Migration Judges

on April 17, 2019, 6:05 AM / in National News

Immigration judges cannot release migrants who are caught sneaking into the United States, even if the migrants ask for asylum, says a binding legal decision by Attorney General William Barr. The decision will dramatically shift the migration-caused civic and housing crises from the nation’s blue-collar communities over to the Congress and the Department of Homeland Security, whose budget and detention […]

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Fun Fact: Barry Krischer Minimized Child Rapist Jeffrey Epstein, Tried His Best To Criminalize Rush Limbaugh Drug Addiction

Fun Fact: Barry Krischer Minimized Child Rapist Jeffrey Epstein, Tried His Best To Criminalize Rush Limbaugh Drug Addiction

on April 17, 2019, 6:04 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Yvonne Burton | Read more from her here While I was researching information on Jeffrey Epstein in the FBI’s Vault I stumbled upon an interesting revelation in part 1 of the documents….  I have heard a lot about Alexander Acosta who is supposedly the attorney that was responsible for Epstein’s sweet heart plea deal. I knew Robert Mueller was […]

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John Solomon: Comey Under Scrutiny on Handling of Classified Information

John Solomon: Comey Under Scrutiny on Handling of Classified Information

on April 16, 2019, 10:24 AM / in National News, Opinion

“WE’RE GOING TO SEE JUST HOW BAD THE COMEY FBI WAS” by Sharon Rondeau On Monday night’s “Hannity,” John Solomon of “The Hill” reported that one aspect of a report which DOJ Inspector General Michael Horowitz is preparing focuses on former FBI Director James Comey’s handling of classified government information while he headed the agency and possibly afterward. During a […]

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Pelosi asks Capitol Police to ‘safeguard’ Omar following Trump tweet

on April 15, 2019, 8:39 AM / in National News

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Sunday said that after President Trump tweeted an inflammatory video against Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) on Friday, she ordered Capitol Police to conduct “a security assessment to safeguard” Omar, her family, and staff. In the edited video, Omar is superimposed over scenes of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks; Trump added the caption, “We will […]

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Cory Booker Admits Releasing Migrants In Sanctuary Cities Would “Make Us Less Safe”

Cory Booker Admits Releasing Migrants In Sanctuary Cities Would “Make Us Less Safe”

on April 15, 2019, 8:01 AM / in National News

Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker says that Americans would be “less safe” if illegal immigrants were released from locked detention centers into migrant-friendly American cities – a plan which President Trump has threatened to explore. When asked by Face the Nation’s Margaret Brennan whether Trump’s threat was an empty one, or if he was simply trying to create friction, Booker replied: “You say […]

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News and Opinion via Real Clear Politics April 15th 2019

on April 15, 2019, 7:57 AM / in National News, Opinion

On Trump’s ICC Win, Dems and Republicans See Eye to Eye. Susan Crabtree reports on the International Criminal Court’s decision not to prosecute the U.S. for alleged crimes in the Afghanistan War. Mueller Report Is Litmus Test for a Divided Society. Frank Miele writes that one’s expectations for the report, and ultimate reaction to it, reveals how much, or how […]

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Gun control case study: A mass shooting, major reforms, then a political backlash

Gun control case study: A mass shooting, major reforms, then a political backlash

on April 15, 2019, 7:09 AM / in National News, Opinion

Holy, Scott Conger!!!! The dramatic saga of what happened in Colorado when 2020 contender John Hickenlooper was governor holds lessons for Dems seeking the White House and the nation. By Adam Edelman | NBC Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper bills himself as the experienced, consensus-building Democrat in the 2020 presidential race, one who has successfully tackled divisive issues like gun […]

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