Archive for June, 2018

U.S. charges 601 people in health-care fraud crackdown

on June 29, 2018, 7:30 AM / in State News

The Justice Department on Thursday announced health-care fraud charges against 601 people, including 162 doctors and other suspects linked to the distribution of prescription opioid painkillers. The arrests came in dozens of cases that authorities said had resulted in $2 billion in fraud and contributed to the nation’s opioid addiction epidemic. The health-care industry suspects charged included a Florida anesthesiologist […]

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Trump touts Foxconn groundbreaking as win for ‘pro-American agenda’

on June 29, 2018, 7:28 AM / in National News

President Trump attended the groundbreaking at a major new Foxconn electronics production plant in Wisconsin on Thursday, touting the project as one of “the results of the pro-American agenda.” Foxconn, an Asian electronics component maker, announced plans for the factory, where it will make LCD flat-screen panels, 11 months ago as part of a $10 billion investment. The attempt to […]

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House gives DOJ 7 days to provide Russia documents

on June 29, 2018, 7:26 AM / in National News

The House on Thursday approved a nonbinding call for the Justice Department to hand over sensitive Russia-investigation documents within seven days. The measure was approved in a party-line vote won by the Republican majority as conservatives accused investigators of hiding information from Congress. “Executives at the Department of Justice have done nothing but pay lip service to transparency, while instead […]

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Nearly 600 arrested in Senate building immigration protest

Nearly 600 arrested in Senate building immigration protest

on June 29, 2018, 7:24 AM / in National News

U.S. Capitol Police arrested 575 people at the Senate’s Hart Office Building on Thursday during one of several demonstrations across the U.S. against President Trump’s zero tolerance immigration policy. The protesters were charged with unlawfully demonstrating. Most of the demonstrators were women. They called on Congress to end the separation of undocumented children from their parents at the border, chanting […]

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Machete wielding woman threatens ex

Machete wielding woman threatens ex

on June 29, 2018, 7:15 AM / in State News

Three things that we found most interesting about this case. One, how in the world could someone write an article on this subject without once mentioning rape; two, how is it that the young lady could possibly get away with bail and a restraining order after such an attack…. if a young man did this, we would be looking at […]

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Reasonable Expectations of Privacy are Now Only Imaginary Concepts

Reasonable Expectations of Privacy are Now Only Imaginary Concepts

on June 29, 2018, 6:31 AM / in Opinion

Ft Collins, CO –-(Ammoland.com) “Where there is secrecy, corruption is never far behind” ~ Shipp “Privacy,” an obsolete concept! Last week, Supreme Court Chief Justice John G Roberts Jr, writing a majority opinion, said: “We decline to grant the state unrestricted access to a wireless carrier’s database of physical location information.” This represents a major (but mostly meaningless) decision on […]

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Crazy and Crazier

Crazy and Crazier

on June 29, 2018, 6:28 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Art by A.F. Branco It is time to replace Nancy Pelosi as Democrat Minority Leader if only we had someone who is crazy and hateful enough to fill her shoes?

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Leaving five dead and one gravely injured, the mass shooter attacked at a newspaper’s offices.

Leaving five dead and one gravely injured, the mass shooter attacked at a newspaper’s offices.

on June 29, 2018, 6:19 AM / in State News

Written by Joe Scudder   |   Eagle Rising We don’t know the motives of the mass shooter yet. Since the police took him alive hopefully we will find out something soon. My condolences to the bereft family and friends of the five victims. I hope the wounded victim survives his injuries and fully recovers. Because the left constantly treats all mass shootings […]

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I HOPE I’M WRONG ABOUT ROMNEY

on June 28, 2018, 7:44 AM / in Opinion

In order for a Republican to be elected Governor of a leftist state like Massachusetts, he has to sell his conservative soul to the Devil himself, and I strongly believe Mitt Romney did just that. I was born in Logan, Utah.  Our family was the only Lutheran Protestant family in about 40,000 blocks, but the LDS (Mormon) families living around […]

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Marvel Studios chief promises LGBT superheroes in future movies

Marvel Studios chief promises LGBT superheroes in future movies

on June 28, 2018, 7:43 AM / in National News

By Calvin Freiburger (LifeSiteNews) – The crowd-pleasing Marvel Cinematic Universe films have remained relatively free of “social justice” posturing ever since they began with 2008’s “Iron Man,” but that may be about to change. In an interview Monday to promote this month’s “Ant-Man and the Wasp,” Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige told The Playlist that future entries in the superhero saga would include […]

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WashPost: ‘Tribal Identities’ Replace Ideology in Democrats’ Primaries

WashPost: ‘Tribal Identities’ Replace Ideology in Democrats’ Primaries

on June 28, 2018, 7:29 AM / in National News

By Neil Munro  |   Breitbart News The Democratic Party’s activists are picking candidates based on their racial, sexual, and cultural tribes instead of their ideology, the Washington Post admits. In a June 26 New York primary, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defeated Rep. Joe Crowley, the fourth-ranking Democrat in the House, by appealing to voters’ “tribal identities of class, age, gender and ethnicity,” not their ideology, said the Post‘s article. […]

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Scott Pruitt rolling back one of EPA’s most arbitrary, expansive regulatory powers

Scott Pruitt rolling back one of EPA’s most arbitrary, expansive regulatory powers

on June 28, 2018, 7:23 AM / in National News

By Tim Pearce  |   The Daily Caller Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt is rescinding regulations that allow agency officials to veto projects before a permit is applied for or after it is granted, the EPA announced Wednesday. A section of the Clean Water Act authorizes the EPA to interfere with the permitting process for waste dumping projects managed by the […]

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Former Fox News executive in talks for White House communications job

Former Fox News executive in talks for White House communications job

on June 28, 2018, 7:16 AM / in National News

Former Fox News co-president Bill Shine is in talks with the Trump administration to become the White House communications director, numerous news outlets reported Wednesday. Shine resigned from his job at Fox News last year in a management shakeup over sexual harassment scandals. He reportedly is the lead candidate for the White House job, as President Trump intensifies his effort […]

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KAMALA HARRIS PREDICTS ‘DESTRUCTION THE OF CONSTITUTION’ IF TRUMP GETS JUSTICE PICK…. SHE SHOULD KNOW… SHE HAS LEAD TO ITS DESTRUCTION FOR YEARS

KAMALA HARRIS PREDICTS ‘DESTRUCTION THE OF CONSTITUTION’ IF TRUMP GETS JUSTICE PICK…. SHE SHOULD KNOW… SHE HAS LEAD TO ITS DESTRUCTION FOR YEARS

on June 28, 2018, 7:13 AM / in National News

Julia Cohen | Contributor  |  Daily Caller California Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris said there would be the “destruction of the Constitution” if President Donald Trump got to pick the Supreme Court justice to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy, Wednesday on MSNBC’s “Hardball with Chris Matthews.”   “We’re looking at a destruction of the Constitution of the United States as far as […]

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In the Senate Today!

on June 28, 2018, 6:54 AM / in National News

Senate – IRS nominee: Senators today will question Trump’s nominee to lead the revenue service, Charles Rettig. The agency is charged with implementing the GOP tax law enacted last year, and faces technology challenges. Senate hearing – cellular merger: Executives from T-Mobile and Sprint on Wednesday pitched their $26 billion merger to Congress, telling a Senate Judiciary Committee antitrust panel […]

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The House and Its Investigations

The House and Its Investigations

on June 28, 2018, 6:47 AM / in National News

The House today will vote on a resolution critical of the Justice Department for withholding documents related to investigations tied to the 2016 election. (It’s a show vote.) … And in the category of more heat than light, lawmakers on both sides of the aisle in the House reacted Wednesday to subpoenaed testimony from FBI agent Peter Strzok, whose anti-Trump […]

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On Immigration and Congressional Failure

On Immigration and Congressional Failure

on June 28, 2018, 6:45 AM / in National News

An uphill push for immigration progress in the House failed on Wednesday and has a faint pulse in the Senate. And meanwhile, Congress is poised to escape Washington for the July 4 recess. House – immigration: As expected, the House rejected a GOP compromise immigration measure on Wednesday, effectively ending a months-long drama that put the conference’s divisions on public […]

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Good Morning and Happy Thursday!

Good Morning and Happy Thursday!

on June 28, 2018, 6:39 AM / in National News, Opinion

“As you do not know what is the way of the wind, Or how the bones grow in the womb of her who is with child, So you do not know the works of God who makes everything.” –  Ecclesiastes 11:5 Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement has scrambled the brains and the political landscape in Washington, setting off a mammoth […]

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So Much for Dem’s Blue Wave

So Much for Dem’s Blue Wave

on June 28, 2018, 6:13 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Art by A.F. Branco The Democrats blue wave has now completely gone out-to-sea as the party of “love and tolerance” goes all in on hate and resistance to Making America Great Again.

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Murder under the Capital

Murder under the Capital

on June 27, 2018, 4:06 PM / in State News

By Terence P. Jeffrey   |   CNSNew.com It happened in an otherwise peaceful park, along a beautiful stream, flowing down to a famous river — the Potomac. In fact, the stream-side park lies just across the road from a neighborhood that has been home to an attorney general, a future Republican presidential nominee, a Democratic White House chief of staff and a […]

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