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President Trump’s Democratic Opponents Ranked

President Trump’s Democratic Opponents Ranked

on December 8, 2017, 7:46 AM / in National News, Opinion

Column: The best and worst the Democratic Party has to offer in 2020 BY: Matthew Continetti  |   Washington Free Beacon CNN informs me there are “at least” 22 Democrats thinking of running for president in 2020. So who among them had the best 2017? Below is my list, in descending order, of the strongest members of the emerging 2020 Democratic field, […]

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White House official sees ‘tentative’ deal on defense spending

White House official sees ‘tentative’ deal on defense spending

on December 8, 2017, 7:28 AM / in National News

President Trump and congressional leaders reached a “tentative agreement” on Thursday to raise defense spending levels as part of a year-end government funding package, according to a White House official. The leaders were “moving toward an agreement” on nondefense spending after a meeting in the Oval Office designed to resolve the contentious funding battle, the official said. The official requested […]

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YouTube Hires 10,000 Brownshirts To Rid You Of “Extremist” Content

on December 8, 2017, 7:25 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Tim Brown  |    Freedom OutPost Understand that when I reference YouTube in this article, that YouTube is owned by Google.  Thus, when these brownshirts start their censorship, their efforts will undoubtedly be applied to Google as well. While I’m sure they will censor other content, it has become painfully obvious that YouTube is targeting conservative voices because it believes […]

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Senate sends funding bill to Trump to avert shutdown

on December 8, 2017, 7:19 AM / in National News

BY JORDAIN CARNEY    |     THE HILL The Senate on Thursday easily cleared a two-week stopgap funding bill, one day before the deadline to avoid a government shutdown. Senators voted 81-14 on the legislation, which cleared the House earlier in the day. The bill now heads to the White House, where President Trump is expected to sign it. Six Republicans, seven Democrats and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) voted against […]

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Trey Gowdy Is Furious at Robert Mueller’s Embarrassing Investigation – Calls Probe ‘Embarrassing’

on December 8, 2017, 7:00 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Thomas  |   Political Insider Former prosecutor Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC), who has never lost a case, just fired off a warning shot to Special Counsel Robert Mueller. As a member of the House Intelligence Committee, he has already threatened to hold the FBI and Department of Justice in contempt of Congress for withholding information related to the removal of FBI agent Peter […]

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Franken resigns in defiant floor speech

on December 8, 2017, 6:32 AM / in National News

BY JORDAIN CARNEY  |  THE HILL Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) resigned from the Senate on Thursday in a defiant speech in which he said some accusations of sexual misconduct against him were not true, while others he remembered differently. Franken, who faced enormous pressure from his own colleagues to step down, insisted he had done nothing to bring “dishonor” to the Senate […]

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Is Feminism Ruining Relationships?

on December 8, 2017, 6:25 AM / in National News, Opinion

Anyone who has read any of my rants over the years is more than well aware of my disdain for females in leadership role of any kind other than that of being a nurturer of the family.  Having been a political activist since my late teens I’ve watched how EMOTIONS are the ruling force for most all females.  There are […]

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House backs bill allowing gun owners to conceal-carry over state lines

House backs bill allowing gun owners to conceal-carry over state lines

on December 7, 2017, 8:18 AM / in National News

House Republicans pushed through a bill that would let gun owners with concealed-weapon permits freely travel between states without fear of conflicting state laws. The reciprocity measure, a high priority for the National Rifle Association, passed along party lines, 231-198. It marked the first major gun legislation to get this far in Congress since the recent mass shootings in Nevada […]

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Pearl Harbor’s role in a historic Supreme Court decision

Pearl Harbor’s role in a historic Supreme Court decision

on December 7, 2017, 6:00 AM / in History, National News

One of the most controversial decisions in Supreme Court history was caused by aftershocks of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, and it’s still being debated today. On December 7, 1941, Japanese military forces attacked the United States base in Hawaii without warning. More than 2,000 Americans died in the attack, and a united Congress answered President Franklin Roosevelt’s request […]

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News from Real Clear Politics December 6th, 2017

on December 6, 2017, 8:53 AM / in National News

Conyers’ Resignation Puts Pressure on Others. Caitlin Huey-Burns has the story. Uncertainty Abounds as Shutdown Deadline Nears. With funding for the government set to run out in just three days, James Arkin takes the measure of both parties’ priorities and intentions. Revamping the Rust Belt: Software Comes to the Fore. The challenges of reinvigorating tapped out local economies was the […]

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CNN’S ABSURD REASONING FOR WHY ROY MOORE MAY WIN SHOULD HAVE FEMINISTS FUMING!

CNN’S ABSURD REASONING FOR WHY ROY MOORE MAY WIN SHOULD HAVE FEMINISTS FUMING!

on December 6, 2017, 8:41 AM / in National News, Opinion

BY  LAWRENCE CLOVERFIELD  |  STEADFAST AND LOYAL PERHAPS IN AN ATTEMPT TO JUST “COVER LIBERAL BASES” CNN HAS ALREADY BEGUN A PREEMPTIVE STRIKE OF SORTS; ASSERTING THAT IF ROY MOORE WINS IT WILL BE BECAUSE OF “UNEDUCATED WHITE WOMEN”. Because according to their “findings” it usually uneducated white women who vote for GOP politicians. They blame Trump, too, for the large divides/gaps […]

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Ryan’s office warning he wasn’t part of deal on ObamaCare

on December 6, 2017, 8:36 AM / in National News

Speaker Paul Ryan’s (R-Wis.) office told a meeting of congressional leadership offices on Monday that the Speaker is not part of a deal to get ObamaCare fixes passed before the end of the year, according to a source familiar with the meeting. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) made a commitment to Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) that he would support passage of two bipartisan ObamaCare […]

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National Reciprocity Likely to Pass House, Get Bogged Down in Senate

National Reciprocity Likely to Pass House, Get Bogged Down in Senate

on December 6, 2017, 8:27 AM / in National News, Opinion

With the House due to take up, and likely pass, the national reciprocity bill this week, attention is being given to the argument often presented to support it: all that’s wanted is to treat CCW (carrying a concealed weapon) permits like drivers’ licenses. After all, goes the argument, states allow drivers from other states to drive on their roads with licenses […]

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Mueller probe’s expenses totaled $6.7M in early months

Mueller probe’s expenses totaled $6.7M in early months

on December 6, 2017, 7:44 AM / in National News

BY KATIE BO WILLIAMS  |   THE HILL The total cost of the federal investigation into Russian interference in the U.S. election over the first four and a half months of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation is over $6.7 million, according to the first public accounting of the probe. Mueller’s office spent just over $3.2 million from the date his appointment, […]

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#UnsealtheDeals @SpeakerRyan CONGRESS IS BEING BLACKMAILED…Kate Steinle’s Murder Must Not Be In Vain

on December 6, 2017, 7:25 AM / in National News, Opinion

From our friends at the MidSouth Sentinel The seven time felon who MURDERED Kate Steinle in cold blood  was acquitted by Sanctuary City San Francisco. Sanctuary Cities…sounds so benign but there is no sanctuary for Kate’s family. There is no refuge from the grief that will surely follow them all of their earthly lives. There is no refuge from the […]

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Groupthink: Where ‘Diversity’ Means Conformity

Groupthink: Where ‘Diversity’ Means Conformity

on December 6, 2017, 6:36 AM / in National News, Opinion

And where is that? You guessed it–college! I draw your attention to a townhall.com column by Jack Kerwin today, “Groupthink in Academia: the Will to Submit.” In it, he cites a study that found, within America’s colleges and universities, a near-perfect degree of ideological and political conformity–“groupthink” in spades. Which comes as no surprise at all. Anyway, give it a […]

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Journalism Union Welcomes Fight for 15 Activists

Journalism Union Welcomes Fight for 15 Activists

on December 6, 2017, 6:34 AM / in National News

Activists at the Service Employees International Union-backed Fight for $15 movement have joined a journalism union. The United Media Guild announced it has now become the national representative of organizers working for the Fight for $15 movement, which has sponsored demonstrations outside of franchise restaurants demanding a $15 minimum wage. UMG said that it attained majority support through a card […]

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Justice Department, ATF To Decide If Bump Stocks Are Prohibited

on December 6, 2017, 6:00 AM / in National News

Justice and ATF are looking to ban bump stocks: Possessing firearm parts that are used exclusively in converting a weapon into a machine gun is illegal, except for certain limited circumstances, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) said in a joint statement. Today we begin the process of determining whether or not […]

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Clinton Aides Went Unpunished After Making False Statements To Anti-Trump FBI Supervisor

Clinton Aides Went Unpunished After Making False Statements To Anti-Trump FBI Supervisor

on December 5, 2017, 7:34 AM / in National News

by Chuck Ross  |  The Daily Caller The FBI agent who was fired from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation team for sending anti-Donald Trump text messages conducted the interviews with two Hillary Clinton aides accused of giving false statements about what they knew of the former secretary of state’s private email server. Neither of the Clinton associates, Cheryl Mills […]

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Netflix to resume House of Cards production without Kevin Spacey

Netflix to resume House of Cards production without Kevin Spacey

on December 5, 2017, 7:28 AM / in National News

Netflix confirmed Monday that it would resume production of House of Cards in early 2018 and complete an eight-episode sixth and final season without star Kevin Spacey, who was sidelined after several men accused him of sexual assault and harassment. “We are excited to bring closure to fans,” Netflix content chief Ted Sarandos said. Production company Media Rights Capital shut […]

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