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About: Bryan Jacoutot

Bryan is a third year law student at Georgia State University, graduating in May of 2014. He is pursuing the certification offered by the law school’s nationally ranked health law program and has also focused his legal studies in constitutional law and employment law.

He received his undergraduate degree in History from Auburn University, while minoring in both Political Science and Spanish.

You can follow him on Twitter @BryanJacoutot




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Kingston: More Americans uninsured now than before Obama took office

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Posted by    Monday, March 31, 2014 at 4:00pm
Kingston Obamacare

According to a recent Politifact Georgia article, the Congressman’s claim is “half-true.”

“There are still more people uninsured today than when (Barack) Obama was elected president,” U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston, a Republican from Savannah, said recently on the Fox News Channel.

Politifact Georgia looked into the statistics used by the Congressman,...

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After months of scandal, Maryland to scrap $125.5 million state health exchange

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Posted by    Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 4:00pm
Maryland Health Connection

Several weeks ago, we noted the litany of problems occurring with the dysfunctional Maryland online state health exchange, which crashed almost immediately after it launched and has limped along ever since.

Yesterday, after spending at least $125.5 million on its design and implementation,...

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Maryland County Commissioner defies federal judge’s prayer restriction

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Posted by    Friday, March 28, 2014 at 1:30pm
Robin Frazier

From a local NBC affiliate in Westminister, MD (h/t HotAir)

After a federal judge issued a temporary injunction telling Carroll County board members not to refer to Jesus, any specific deity or any specific date during meetings, Commissioner Robin Frazier did just that at the start of Thursday’s board meeting.

“Out of respect...

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Someone who’s not David Gregory convicted of stupid DC gun law violation

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Posted by    Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 8:20am
David Gregory If I Were You Meme

Yesterday, a D.C. Judge found Mark Witaschek guilty of “attempted possession of unlawful ammunition” for possessing an antique replica muzzleloader bullet.

Emily Miller at the Washington Times has thoroughly chronicled Mr. Witaschek’s court proceedings, which to date have spanned nearly two years and now appear likely to continue into...

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Sen. Boxer ratchets up war-on-women talk in critique of Hobby Lobby

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 3:21pm
Barbara Boxer

Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) appeared on MSNBC this week to discuss her objections to the challenge Hobby Lobby has leveled against the United States government’s contraception mandate in Obamacare.

Boxer made several baseless claims during the interview, which deserve to...

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Did Hobby Lobby do well at Supreme Court oral argument?

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 7:00am
http://youtu.be/empZxxB19nU

The Supreme Court heard oral arguments yesterday in the Hobby Lobby HHS mandate case.

After oral arguments had concluded, a member of Hobby Lobby’s counsel told the Daily Caller, “the general tenor of the questions [from the justices] were in our favor.”

Life News reported a similar atmosphere.

The questions from members of the...

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Dehumanized and desensitized

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Posted by    Monday, March 24, 2014 at 4:25pm
NHS

A shocking new report out of Great Britain has revealed that thousands upon thousands of aborted and miscarried babies have been incinerated at a number of British hospitals, some even being used to heat...

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In a world of standardized tests, should parents drop out of trying to help?

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Posted by    Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 1:28pm
Child Homework

Remember Melissa Harris-Perry’s proclamation that your kids aren’t really your kids, but “these are our children?”

At first glance, a recent article by Dana Goldstein in The Atlantic smacked of all the same overtones the Harris-Perry commercial had.

Namely, it seemed to convey that parents should surrender their children to the state, and...

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Iran building fake Nimitz-class aircraft carrier

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Posted by    Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 1:05pm
Wiki Nimitz

Recently released commercial satellite images have revealed the Iranians are attempting to reconstruct a replica of one of the United States’ largest and most powerful warships, the USS Nimitz.

Construction on the crude model appears to be in full swing at a shipyard near Bandar Abbas, as shown in newly released commercial...

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Run, Democrats, run! (On Obamacare)

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Posted by    Friday, March 21, 2014 at 3:30pm
Obamacare Approval

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare, is about to turn four. Unfortunately for the law and its proponents, a recent poll shows the public’s continuous disapproval of the controversial law isn’t going anywhere — except, perhaps, up.

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Local Kansas Subaru dealer finds clever way to counter union intimidation

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Posted by    Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 6:15pm
Subaru 3

It has been a longstanding tactic of labor organizations to protest in front of places of business in order to draw attention to union grievances, as well as to deter potential customers from utilizing the establishment.

The vigor of these protests can range anywhere from a wild raucous affair, to the downright...

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President Obama, three broken promises, and the 2014 midterms

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Posted by    Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 4:00pm
Obama keep your plan

To understand the depth of dishonesty put on display by the proponents of the Affordable Care Act, you need only to watch two short videos.

The first video highlights three deceptive statements, made by the President in order to get his signature legislation passed. (h/t HotAir)

#1: “If you like your doctor, you...

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Report: Malaysia Airlines plane evaded radar, flew below 5,000 feet

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Posted by    Monday, March 17, 2014 at 5:00pm
Malaysia Airlines

The agonizing story of a missing Malaysian jetliner that continues to captivate audiences the world over just got a little stranger.

A recent report from the Malaysian newspaper, The New Straits Times, has generated a lot of buzz and fueled speculation that the missing plane may still be in tact, somewhere.

CNN Reports,

[The...

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Former Obama Press Secretary: Democrats “absolutely” could lose Senate

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Posted by    Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 8:00pm
Gibbs Dems in trouble

Former Press Secretary to President Obama, Robert Gibbs, appeared on Meet The Press with David Gregory Sunday morning. Among the topics discussed were the 2014 midterm elections.

When asked about the Democrats’ prospects, Gibbs candidly noted the results this November could be potentially devastating.

Over the last few days, Republican observers and pundits...

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