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COAL USE ON TRACK FOR FOUR DECADE LOW

COAL USE ON TRACK FOR FOUR DECADE LOW

on December 5, 2018, 7:07 AM / in National News

H/T to The Hill The United States is on track for the lowest yearly coal consumption in nearly four decades, the federal government said Tuesday. The Energy Information Administration (EIA), the nonpartisan data arm of the Energy Department, said it is expecting coal use to fall 4 percent, to 691 million short tons, for 2018. That would be the lowest […]

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Study: More than 7-in-10 California Immigrant Households Are on Welfare

Study: More than 7-in-10 California Immigrant Households Are on Welfare

on December 5, 2018, 7:04 AM / in National News

These ILLEGALS are just getting FOREIGN AID via the welfare office.  They come from countries that Americans have sent foreign aid ( a welfare program) to for years and years.  So they come to America and get another form of Foreign Aid – called Welfare (free medical, education, etc) and they see nothing wrong with what they are doing.  WELFARE […]

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GOP gives up trying to defund Planned Parenthood in lame-duck session

GOP gives up trying to defund Planned Parenthood in lame-duck session

on December 5, 2018, 7:00 AM / in National News

By Calvin Freiburger (LifeSiteNews) – With only four weeks left until Democrats assume control of the House of Representatives, pro-lifers had hoped for congressional Republicans to make one final push to defund Planned Parenthood before losing their majority. But GOP leaders have already thrown cold water on those hopes. Last week, leaders and representatives of Live Action, Students for Life of […]

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IATHINKSPORTS Special counsel Robert Mueller’s office recommends little to no jail time for Michael Flynn in exchange for assistance SHARE THIS —  RUSSIA INVESTIGATION

IATHINKSPORTS Special counsel Robert Mueller’s office recommends little to no jail time for Michael Flynn in exchange for assistance SHARE THIS — RUSSIA INVESTIGATION

on December 5, 2018, 6:34 AM / in National News

Flynn “provided firsthand information about the content and context of interactions between the transition team and Russian government officials,” the memo says. By Tom Winter, Ken Dilanian, Rich Schapiro and David K. Li Former national security adviser Michael Flynn provided “substantial assistance” in the special counsel’s Russia investigation and should receive little to no prison time, federal prosecutors said in court […]

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Lawmakers seek to push back government shutdown deadline

Lawmakers seek to push back government shutdown deadline

on December 4, 2018, 9:56 AM / in National News

The House and Senate plan to vote this week to delay the government shutdown deadline by two weeks to avoid a showdown this week, as politicians and the public pay their respects to the late former President George H.W. Bush, a House leadership aide said Monday. Leaders in both chambers want to approve a funding extension before Friday’s deadline to […]

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Bush’s casket lies in state at Capitol

on December 4, 2018, 9:54 AM / in National News

Former President George H.W. Bush’s remains arrived Monday at the U.S. Capitol, where he will lie in state until early Wednesday. A Marine band played hymns as an eight-member military honor guard carried Bush’s casket into the Capitol. In a Monday evening ceremony, dignitaries praised Bush, who died Friday at 94, for his decades of public service as a Navy […]

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Abortions in the U.S. have hit an all-time low

Abortions in the U.S. have hit an all-time low

on December 4, 2018, 9:49 AM / in National News, Opinion

Good morning, I don’t know about you, but sometimes I think there isn’t enough duct tape available to keep my head in one piece as I am bombarded with worse and worse news. So today, I thought I would present something that you could read without shaking your head in dismay. It might even bring a smile to your face! A […]

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Where not to shop for Christmas: How consumers can align their dollars with their pro-life values

Where not to shop for Christmas: How consumers can align their dollars with their pro-life values

on December 4, 2018, 9:22 AM / in National News

by Doug Mainwaring (LifeSiteNews) – The Christmas shopping season is off to the races, with retailers aggressively vying for attention and money. Unbeknownst to unsuspecting holiday shoppers, many corporations with familiar names contribute a portion of each sale to fund abortion giant Planned Parenthood, the pro-LGBT Human Rights Campaign, and other leftist organizations and causes. Align your dollars with your values […]

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GOP senators have drawn a line where they disagree with President Trump — and it’s over drug pricing reforms.

GOP senators have drawn a line where they disagree with President Trump — and it’s over drug pricing reforms.

on December 4, 2018, 9:18 AM / in National News

GOP balks at Trump drug pricing plan President Trump and his Republican allies in Congress are not quite on the same page when it comes to his plan to lower drug prices. What’s the issue? Trump in October proposed lowering some Medicare drug prices by tying them to lower prices paid in other countries. But that is far too close […]

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George H.W. Bush Service Dog Sully to Join Walter Reed Hospital

on December 4, 2018, 9:09 AM / in National News

Washington Free Beacon Former President and World War II Navy pilot George H.W. Bush was one of many veterans to benefit from a service dog during his retirement, and his dog Sully already has his next assignment now that Bush has passed. Sully, a yellow labrador, is loved by the Bushes and thousands of fans who follow an instagram account […]

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SHELL TO LINK EXECUTIVE PAY TO CARBON GOALS

SHELL TO LINK EXECUTIVE PAY TO CARBON GOALS

on December 4, 2018, 9:05 AM / in International News, National News

Gas giant Royal Dutch Shell announced dramatic goals Monday to cut carbon emissions starting in 2020, including a pay incentive for top executives to meet them. The company plans to set annual three- to five-year carbon reduction targets beginning in 2020 to reduce its carbon footprint. The program will run until 2050. The decision comes after mounting pressure from Shell’s […]

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KUDLOW TARGETS ELECTRIC CAR, RENEWABLE ENERGY CREDITS

KUDLOW TARGETS ELECTRIC CAR, RENEWABLE ENERGY CREDITS

on December 4, 2018, 9:01 AM / in National News

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Monday the Trump administration will seek to end subsidies for electric cars and renewable energy sources, according to reports. Kudlow said he expected subsidies for electric cars would end by 2020 or 2021. “We want to end, we will end those subsidies and others of the Obama administration,” he said, according to […]

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Clinton Foundation whistleblower’s home raided by FBI

Clinton Foundation whistleblower’s home raided by FBI

on December 4, 2018, 8:56 AM / in National News

By Michael F. Haverluck (OneNewsNow.com) The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) raided a whistleblower’s home after he obtained documents exposing questionable practices by the Clinton Foundation and Uranium One. Michael Socarras – the attorney of the whistleblower, Dennis Nathan Cain – announced last week that the FBI rummaged through his client’s home for six hours after the homeowner turned the […]

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‘Ballot harvesting’ – a sure-fire way for Dems to win

‘Ballot harvesting’ – a sure-fire way for Dems to win

on December 4, 2018, 8:54 AM / in National News, Opinion

BY Chad Groening, Jody Brown (OneNewsNow.com) A conservative columnist agrees with House Speaker Paul Ryan in questioning the legitimacy of California’s vote-counting process. It’s called “ballot harvesting” – and it’s illegal in most states. But the practice was legal for the first time in California this year. It allows a third party to collect completed “vote by mail” ballots from voters and then […]

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Dem Congresswoman Admits Helping Caravan Members Enter US After They Were Denied Entry

Dem Congresswoman Admits Helping Caravan Members Enter US After They Were Denied Entry

on December 4, 2018, 8:25 AM / in National News, Opinion

BY BRYAN CHAI  |   CT It’s hardly a secret that leftists love the idea of open borders and letting illegal immigration run amok. It’s also a well-established fact that Democrats typically harbor a seething hatred of all things related to President Donald Trump and will stoop to any depth to needle the president. But it takes a certain level of brazenness, even for a leftist […]

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Trump: Cohen should go to prison

on December 4, 2018, 8:17 AM / in National News, Opinion

BY JORDAN FABIAN |  THE HILL President Trump on Monday said Michael Cohen does not deserve leniency for cooperating with special counsel Robert Mueller, arguing that his former personal lawyer should serve a “full and complete” prison sentence. “He makes up stories to get a GREAT & ALREADY reduced deal for himself, and get his wife and father-in-law (who has the money?) off […]

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Does Starbucks Think Virtue Signaling Can “Save the Planet”?

Does Starbucks Think Virtue Signaling Can “Save the Planet”?

on December 4, 2018, 8:07 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

WILL CORPORATE AND GOVERNMENT GREEN-WASHING SAVE EARTH FROM INFLATED OR PHONY ECO SCARES? by Paul Driessen  |   The Post & Email I’d just passed the local Starbucks in Chicago, when my cell phone buzzed to say the Washington, DC City Council had unanimously agreed “in a preliminary vote” to require that 100% of the District’s electricity must come from renewable […]

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GM Gratitude: U.S. bails out GM – In Return, GM Bails on U.S.

on December 4, 2018, 8:00 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Greg Holt  | (The Olive) Does anyone else remember the ginormous U.S. bailout of automaker GM? The U.S. forked over somewhere North of 11 BILLION dollars to help right the sinking ship called GM. I think many an American will like what President Trump had to say about this (indirectly): “If GM doesn’t want to keep their jobs in the United […]

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B-52 Squadron Commander Fired over Penis Drawings in Bomber Cockpits

B-52 Squadron Commander Fired over Penis Drawings in Bomber Cockpits

on December 4, 2018, 7:23 AM / in National News

My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style. Maya Angelou By Oriana Pawlyk  |   Military.com A commander of a B-52 Stratofortress squadron at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota, was recently relieved from duty after sexually explicit and phallic drawings were discovered inside the bomber’s cockpit screens during […]

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Chicago School Board Sues DeVos After $4 Million Funding Withheld over Alleged Incompetence

Chicago School Board Sues DeVos After $4 Million Funding Withheld over Alleged Incompetence

on December 3, 2018, 7:41 AM / in National News, State News

By Neetu Chandak  |  Western Journal Chicago Public Schools sued Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and the U.S. Department of Education on Friday for withholding $4 million in grants. The funds were withheld due to the district’s alleged mishandling of sexual assault complaints. The funds may have financed the transfer of three public schools into magnet schools, the Chicago Tribune reported Friday. Magnet schools are still […]

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