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Climate Alarmists Use Children to Sue Florida Governor Over Climate Change

Climate Alarmists Use Children to Sue Florida Governor Over Climate Change

on April 19, 2018, 8:04 AM / in National News, Opinion

Written by  James Murphy Having witnessed the use of children to promote gun control after the Parkland, Florida, mass shooting, a group of Florida lawyers has decided to do the same thing with regard to climate change. On April 16, a squad of politically-minded ambulance chasers used a group of children as human shields by filing suit against Florida Governor Rick Scott because […]

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Senate repeals auto-loan guidance in precedent-shattering vote

on April 19, 2018, 8:01 AM / in National News

BY SYLVAN LANE   |  THE HILL The Senate on Wednesday repealed a controversial Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) decree on auto-loan financing in a vote that could set a precedent for Republicans to repeal a broad range of regulations. Senators generally fell along party lines in the 51-47 vote to repeal 2013 guidance from the CFPB on “dealer markups” — the interest […]

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Rep. Rokita Pushes to End Citibank’s Federal Contract After Finance Giant Pushes Corporate Gun Control

on April 19, 2018, 7:57 AM / in National News

by AWR HAWKINS  |   Breitbart News Rep. Todd Rokita (R-IN) is pushing to end Citibank’s federal contract after the finance giant adopted new gun policies that do not respect the Second Amendment. Citibank currently enjoys a $700 billion contract with the General Services Administration (GSA), and Rokita is seeking to have that contract terminated. Rokita sent a letter to GSA administrator Emily W. […]

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Pompeo and North Korea

on April 19, 2018, 7:50 AM / in National News

Word starting leaking last night that CIA Director Mike Pompeo recently met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un — which President Trump confirmed in one of his signature morning tweets. The meeting, Trump said, went “very smoothly.” “Mike Pompeo met with Kim Jong Un in North Korea last week,” Trump said. “Meeting went very smoothly and a good relationship […]

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SunPower buying SolarWorld

SunPower buying SolarWorld

on April 19, 2018, 7:47 AM / in National News

Solar panel maker SunPower Corp. said it’s buying SolarWorld, the Los Angeles Times reports. SolarWorld successfully petitioned the Trump administration to impose tariffs on imported solar panels, which help SolarWorld, but hurt SunPower due to its reliance on imports.

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SENATE BLOCKS COAST GUARD BILL

SENATE BLOCKS COAST GUARD BILL

on April 19, 2018, 7:45 AM / in National News

The Senate blocked legislation on Wednesday that environmentalists and opponents argue would weaken water pollution standards. The 56-42 vote deprived the legislation of the 60 votes it needed to move forward. The bill included a version of the Vessel Incidental Discharge Act (VIDA), which would exempt ships’ ballast water from Clean Water Act oversight under the EPA and stop most […]

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WHITE HOUSE OPENS INVESTIGATION INTO PRUITT

WHITE HOUSE OPENS INVESTIGATION INTO PRUITT

on April 19, 2018, 7:42 AM / in National News

The White House’s Office of Management and Budget (OMB) announced it will investigate EPA’s decision to spend more than $43,000 for the purchase and construction of a soundproof booth in Pruitt’s personal office. OMB Director Mick Mulvaney announced the probe during a House hearing Wednesday in front of a subcommittee for the House Appropriations Committee. Mulvaney noted the Government Accountability […]

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SENATE FLOOR DRAMA OVER NASA PICK

SENATE FLOOR DRAMA OVER NASA PICK

on April 19, 2018, 7:40 AM / in National News, News

The Senate nearly blocked confirmation of President Trump’s nominee to lead the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Wednesday. The vote to confirm Republican Rep. Jim Bridenstine (Okla.) was held open for about a half hour after Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) changed his vote to “no,” which temporary tied the vote at 49 to 49. But Flake eventually switched back […]

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Second Amendment Organization: If ATF Proposed Regulation Goes Into Effect, Half A Million Bump Stock Owners Will Be Instant Felons

on April 19, 2018, 7:28 AM / in National News

By Tim Brown  |  Freedom Outpost “What should surprise gun owners is that it was a Republican administration that put a gun parts maker out of business — especially since the Obama administration had refused to take such a course of action on several occasions.” Gun Owners of America have been steadfast as a Second Amendment lobbying organization on behalf […]

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The Lessons of Lexington

The Lessons of Lexington

on April 19, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, National News

Editor’s Note: The deeper story of Lexington is a story about an unknown pastor, a small congregation, and how in the Providences of God the commencement of armed hostilities took place there. Today, April 19th, is the 240th Anniversary of the Battle of Lexington. Once known as Patriot’s Day, this day has been viewed as the commencement of the American […]

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Parents Sue Michigan for Stolen Blood (“Baby DNA”)

on April 18, 2018, 1:02 PM / in National News

The Michigan BioTrust for Health is storing newborn DNA for 100 years. Philip Ellison, the father of a newborn, is an attorney whose job is to sue the government. He got nine other families together in a federal lawsuit. And he sued the state health department and the biobank. His special web page: stolenblood.com. The Michigan Department of Health and […]

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Obamacare Bypass

on April 18, 2018, 1:01 PM / in National News

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has issued a proposed rule to extend individual short-term, limited-duration (STLD) health insurance policies from 3 months to 364 days. STLD insurance is generally considered to be “major medical” coverage for medical catastrophes. Its premiums are affordable because the plans are exempt from many of the requirements of the Affordable Care […]

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‘Blackhawk’: Who Is Steven Spielberg’s DC Comics Team?

‘Blackhawk’: Who Is Steven Spielberg’s DC Comics Team?

on April 18, 2018, 9:05 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Dan Spiegle   |   Hollywood ReporterThe filmmaker, who is tackling the property for Warner Bros., inadvertently helped revive the World War II-era property in the 1980s. Steven Spielberg has finally found his way to DC’s Blackhawk. Spielberg has plenty of experience with World War II drama, and is poised to produce (and possibly direct) an adaptation of Blackhawk for Warner Bros. […]

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Stormy Daniels releases sketch of man she said threatened her

on April 18, 2018, 8:53 AM / in National News

Stormy Daniels, the adult film star who claims she had an affair with President Trump more than a decade ago, released a sketch of the man she said threatened her in a Las Vegas parking lot in 2011, warning her to keep quiet about the alleged affair. The incident, she said, occurred shortly after she tried to sell her story […]

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Gorsuch joins liberal justices ruling deportation law too vague

Gorsuch joins liberal justices ruling deportation law too vague

on April 18, 2018, 8:50 AM / in National News

A divided Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a federal law used to deport immigrants who commit felonies is unconstitutionally vague, dealing a blow to President Trump’s hardline immigration policies. Conservative Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch, appointed by Trump last year, sided with his liberal colleagues in the 5-4 decision. The case, Sessions v. Dimaya, concerned a Filipino immigrant with permanent […]

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1 passenger killed when Southwest jet engine blows apart in flight

on April 18, 2018, 8:49 AM / in National News

One person died Tuesday when an engine exploded and shattered a window on a Southwest Airlines flight, forcing the pilot to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia while en route from New York City’s LaGuardia airport to Dallas. It was the first accidental airline fatality in the U.S. since 2009. A passenger said “some of the crew couldn’t hold back […]

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Finally! An investigation by a media research organization confirms massive scope of tech giants’ effort to censor conservative speech

Finally! An investigation by a media research organization confirms massive scope of tech giants’ effort to censor conservative speech

on April 18, 2018, 8:47 AM / in National News

Powder Whig Society Facebook, Google, Twitter, and YouTube have been on a brutal campaign to shut down conservative discourse, a clear violation of the First Amendment rights of conservative publishers, like yours truly. And they have been getting away with it. We in the conservative publishing world have seen our reach, traffic, and especially our revenue drop through the floor over the […]

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Starbucks helped feed left-wing “progressive” hysteria… now they are being eaten alive by it: #BoycottStarbucks explodes

Starbucks helped feed left-wing “progressive” hysteria… now they are being eaten alive by it: #BoycottStarbucks explodes

on April 18, 2018, 8:28 AM / in National News, State News

(Natural News) If you’re not familiar with the Starbucks racism fiasco that has ballooned into an exploding boycott of Starbucks coffee shops, RaceWar.news describes it as follows: …the [black] men were sitting and chatting at a table for less than 15 minutes before employees of the store called the police. While both of the men left the store peacefully and without incident, […]

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10 questions about the 11 proposals to save the Salton Sea

10 questions about the 11 proposals to save the Salton Sea

on April 18, 2018, 8:27 AM / in National News, State News

Less than fifteen miles from where Beyonce took the stage at the Coachella Music Festival, the Salton Sea is in crisis. As evaporation causes the sea’s shoreline to recede, more of the toxic chemical matter previously embedded in the water is being exposed and swept up into the atmosphere by desert winds. To combat the sea’s shrinkage, and the public health and […]

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Whats going on today in Washington on Energy

on April 18, 2018, 8:24 AM / in National News

Hearing on groundwater: The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee will hold a hearing on the roles of states and the federal government in protecting groundwater. Budget hearing for Army Corps and Bureau of Reclamation: The Senate Appropriations Committee’s subcommittee on energy and water development will hold a hearing on the fiscal 2019 budget requests for the Army Corps of Engineers and the Bureau of Reclamation. […]

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