Archive for September 15th, 2017

House passes $1.2T government funding package for 2018

on September 15, 2017, 8:56 AM / in National News

The House on Thursday completed its work on the annual appropriations bills for 2018, ahead of expected negotiations at the end of this year to keep the government funded. By a vote of 211-198, the House passed a $1.2 trillion package of spending bills to fund wide swaths of the federal government, ranging from the Department of Homeland Security to […]

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So Much For Change

So Much For Change

on September 15, 2017, 8:54 AM / in Opinion

Every new President is elected by people who believe they are voting for someone who is going to change things. People who wanted a change from the policies of Lyndon Johnson elected Richard Nixon. People who wanted a change from the policies of Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford elected Jimmy Carter. People who wanted a change from the policies of […]

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Judge Napolitano Knows Why Sessions Hasn’t Prosecuted Clinton, Other Dems

Judge Napolitano Knows Why Sessions Hasn’t Prosecuted Clinton, Other Dems

on September 15, 2017, 8:50 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Rick Wells  /  State of the Nation Stuart Varney opens the discussion with Judge Andrew Napolitano by referencing a case in Maryland in which a judge has ordered an investigation into three attorneys who are believed to have helped Hillary Clinton destroy evidence. Napolitano reminds Varney that it is not a criminal investigation and neither is it a civil […]

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We all know what happened, Hillary: you’re a loser! Now get over it and give the rest of us a break

We all know what happened, Hillary: you’re a loser! Now get over it and give the rest of us a break

on September 15, 2017, 8:43 AM / in Opinion

By PIERS MORGAN FOR MAILONLINE What happened’ is the title of Hillary Clinton‘s new 464-page book. The answer, it transpires, is the most whiny, self-pitying, deluded load of literary claptrap written since Kim Kardashian’s ‘I was empowering women’ defense for posting naked bird-flipping selfies. By the time I’d finished wading through Hillary’s absurdly self-indulgent tome, I felt like I’d been lowered into […]

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University to host program to combat “toxic masculinity”

on September 15, 2017, 8:37 AM / in National News

This is one of the most ridiculous things I’ve ever heard… https://www.campusreform.org/?ID=9749 Not too long ago, I heard someone very dear to me utter the preposterous notion that “masculinity is overrated.”  Sounded like a leftist snowflake meme to me, but unfortunately many millennials buy into this lie.  It’s only the latest in a long descent into mysandry that’s been subtly […]

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Trump, Congress, and the right way to react to heinous speech from the people

Trump, Congress, and the right way to react to heinous speech from the people

on September 15, 2017, 8:28 AM / in Opinion

By J.E. Dyer  /  Liberty Unyielding Raheem Kassam had a very important piece at Breitbart on Thursday, warning of the dangers incurred by President Trump’s signature on a joint congressional resolution condemning Nazis, the KKK, and white supremacists over the events in Charlottesville on 11 and 12 August. Kassam correctly points out that the congressional resolution is a “European-style assault on free speech.” This is […]

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3 women file gender pay lawsuit against Google

3 women file gender pay lawsuit against Google

on September 15, 2017, 7:28 AM / in National News

Three women who used to work for Google filed a lawsuit against the company on Thursday, accusing it of paying female employees less than their male counterparts and keeping them in low-ranking jobs. The three plaintiffs — a software engineer, a communications specialist, and a manager — resigned over what they described as discrimination. The class-action suit came after the […]

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HHS slashes ObamaCare ‘navigator’ funding

HHS slashes ObamaCare ‘navigator’ funding

on September 15, 2017, 7:22 AM / in National News

The Trump administration reportedly has slashed funding for groups that help people sign up for health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act by as much as 92 percent. Health and Human Services announced two weeks ago that money for the program providing “navigators” to consumers would be reduced by 41 percent, and that ObamaCare advertising spending would be reduced […]

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North Korea fires another missile over Japan

North Korea fires another missile over Japan

on September 15, 2017, 7:17 AM / in International News, National News

North Korea fired another missile on Friday, its 15th test this year, according to South Korea’s military. Like its last test, on Aug. 28, the projectile flew over Japan. The Japanese government issued an alert via TV and cellphones, warning people to take shelter. Japan said the missile landed in the sea 1,200 miles east of the island of Hokkaido. […]

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A ‘Read-My-Lips’ Moment for Trump?

A ‘Read-My-Lips’ Moment for Trump?

on September 15, 2017, 7:15 AM / in Opinion

“Having cut a deal with Democrats for help with the debt ceiling, will Trump seek a deal with Democrats on amnesty for the ‘Dreamers’ in return for funding for border security?” The answer to that question, raised in my column a week ago, is in. Last night, President Donald Trump cut a deal with “Chuck and Nancy” for amnesty for […]

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Democrats Follow Bernie Sanders Off a Cliff

Democrats Follow Bernie Sanders Off a Cliff

on September 15, 2017, 7:13 AM / in National News, Opinion

Column: The bad math and foolish politics of single-payer health care BY: Matthew Continetti How rudderless is the Democratic Party? Its membership is so bereft of leadership and policy direction that 16 of its senators have signed on to a health care bill sponsored by a self-avowed independent democratic socialist from Vermont. The “Medicare for All Act of 2017” would repeal […]

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London Tube ‘Terrorist Incident’ Sparks Fire, Injures Commuters

London Tube ‘Terrorist Incident’ Sparks Fire, Injures Commuters

on September 15, 2017, 7:03 AM / in International News

by SAPHORA SMITH, ALEXANDER SMITH, NICK BAILEY, MAX BURMAN and JASON CUMMING  /  NBC News LONDON — A rush-hour fire aboard a subway train in the British capital was being investigated as terrorism Friday, police said. Authorities confirmed 22 people had been injured at Parsons Green Tube station in southwest London. None of their wounds — mostly superficial burns — were considered serious or life-threatening. Investigators […]

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American Minute with Bill Federer Could you pass this Harvard test in 1642? “Let every Student … consider well, the maine end of his life and studies is …”

American Minute with Bill Federer Could you pass this Harvard test in 1642? “Let every Student … consider well, the maine end of his life and studies is …”

on September 15, 2017, 6:53 AM / in History

John Harvard’s grandfather lived in Stratford-upon-Avon and was an associate of Shakespeare’s father. His father was a butcher and owner of Queen’s Head Inn and Tavern. John Harvard was born in London and baptized on November 29, 1607, in the old St. Savior’s Parish near the London Bridge (present-day Southwark Cathedral). Most of his family died when a plague swept England in 1625,the same year the […]

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Laureate CEO Who Paid Bill Clinton $17M For Part-Time Work Steps Down

Laureate CEO Who Paid Bill Clinton $17M For Part-Time Work Steps Down

on September 15, 2017, 6:49 AM / in National News

By Richard Pollock  /  The Daily Caller Doug Becker, Laureate Education’s founding CEO who recruited former President Bill Clinton as honorary chairman and enmeshed his company with the Clinton Foundation, announced Thursday that he is stepping down, The Daily Caller News Foundation Investigative Group has learned Laureate was considered a poster child for the Clinton Foundation’s “pay-to-play” image problems. Laureate […]

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To Be or Not to Be.

To Be or Not to Be.

on September 15, 2017, 6:43 AM / in Opinion

Bob Corker: “The Lion of the Senate.” RTP is in the uncomfortable position of agreeing (at least partially) with the miscreants at the Nashville Scene.  Specifically, the column by Betsy (“oh look, I can curse like a sailor – that makes me one of the kool kids”) Phillips who said Bob Corker is a coward if he doesn’t run for re-election. Let’s […]

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Hillary Clinton Suggests Ivanka Trump Stop Supporting Her Father

on September 15, 2017, 6:18 AM / in National News, Opinion

By Jim E   /  The Political Insider Poor Hillary Clinton. It looks like the shame of losing last year’s election is fueling a deep-seated bitterness that is being projected onto every living American, friend and foe alike. This week, the former senator and secretary of state embarked on a book tour, promoting her 2016 excuse-packed memoir “What Happened.” She’s hitting the […]

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Never Let A Crisis Go To Waste

on September 15, 2017, 6:02 AM / in Announcements, Opinion

This is YOUR opportunity to outshine the politicians-  If you can’t go your self – then send what you can to HELP financially those who will go in person.  I haven’t seen Flake, McConnell, Graham, McJerk,  Ryan, PEE LOUSY, Schummer, Jackson, SharpTongue out there doing anything to help – they prefer to introduce more government to enrich themselves. Jackie Juntti […]

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Wasserman Schultz Can’t Blame Racism For Her Growing IT Scandal

Wasserman Schultz Can’t Blame Racism For Her Growing IT Scandal

on September 15, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Opinion

Investors Business Daily Ethics: Not surprisingly, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz is trying to dismiss the increasingly strange and troubling case involving Pakistani IT staffers, now under criminal investigation, as a right-wing conspiracy and Islamophobia. It is neither. Pressure is rising for Schultz to explain why it is that she kept Imran Awan on her staff for months while he was under […]

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Democrats’ newest plan: Nationalized health care

Democrats’ newest plan: Nationalized health care

on September 15, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Opinion

To say I oppose any kind of government operated or mandated health care is an understatement.  I have watched for my 77+ years how that has worked out and to say I am not favorably impressed is another understatement. POLITICIANS ARE NOT PHYSICIANS OR PHARMACISTS ! ! ! Most folks know I am a strong (hard core) proponent of Alternative […]

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Painting by Numbers…..

Painting by Numbers…..

on September 15, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Opinion, Religion

I have a talent for numbers, but even I have asked the question should I manage simply by the numbers and utilize formulas or should I listen to God and build my life, my businesses, even government, through relationships? If I should chose either of those answers, I have trapped myself into falling for the “right/wrong”, “either/or” game. It’s both. I have found that if I should rely only on numbers or […]

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