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About: Bryan Jacoutot

Bryan received his law degree with a health law certification from Georgia State University in 2014. While in law school, he 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.

For more information about Bryan, you can visit his website at www.bryanjacoutot.com, and him on Twitter: @BryanJacoutot




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Viral Facebook post lays out case for a Bongino victory

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Posted by    Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 3:13pm
Dan Bongino - Why We Fight Video screen cap

Remove yourself from the monotonous political rhetoric for just a moment, as difficult as that may be at this point in an election year.

Consider a reality that needs no embellishment. Consider a race that stands on its own as a stark choice of great consequence. A story of the longshot. The...

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Can the Government Quarantine Me?

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Posted by    Monday, October 27, 2014 at 2:00pm
QuarantineNurse

The late September arrival of Ebola-postive Thomas Eric Duncan at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital has caused many Americans to worry about their personal health in the event of an Ebola outbreak. Right on the heels of that worry, however, is a worry of another kind.

What about your personal rights? In particular, what about...

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Dan Bongino (#MD06): A Better Tomorrow

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Posted by    Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 10:23am
Better Tomorrow

Yesterday, Dan Bongino released a new ad — and possibly his last — in the lead up to the 2014 election next month.

The ad carries a powerful message, with the beginning invoking a bit of Reagan’s “Morning in America.” Unlike in 1984,  however, basking in...

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Republican Dan Bongino eyes big win in #MD06

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Posted by    Friday, September 5, 2014 at 11:28am
Bongino

“His check only votes once.” That’s what Dan Bongino, congressional candidate in Maryland’s 6th district said of his opponent, who also happens to be the sixth wealthiest member of Congress.

In between campaign stops yesterday, I was able to catch up with Bongino on the phone to discuss his progress as we...

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A southern style legal education and a lesson in diversity

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Posted by    Monday, May 19, 2014 at 1:30pm
Georgia State Law

I graduated from the Georgia State University College of Law on Friday and, as tends to happen at occasions like this, I found myself reflecting on the years I spent there.

As I thought about the many specific instances of triumphs and shortcomings I experienced while in law school, I continually circled...

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Woman in Sudan sentenced to death for being Christian

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Posted by    Friday, May 16, 2014 at 10:04am
http://youtu.be/r4jU4YBxEmg

This horrific story comes on the heels of a 2014 Pew Research Center report that indicated Christians were the religious group most likely to be persecuted worldwide.

CNN reported yesterday that Meriam Yehya Ibrahim, a 27 year old Christian Sudanese woman was convicted of apostasy and sentenced to death by a court in...

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Opportunities after Nebraska, West Virginia primaries

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Posted by    Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 5:42pm
Shelley Capito

Nebraska and West Virginia held their respective primaries last night.

In Nebraska, Ben Sasse defeated a broad Republican field and secured the nomination for the general election. Interestingly, although Sasse outpaced his nearest rival by more than 25% of the vote, he still came in just shy of a majority. That said,...

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Homeowner uses AR-15 to repel invader armed with pistol

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 5:09pm
Shooting AR-15 Home invasion

A North Carolina homeowner fought back an armed home invasion attempt yesterday after a man kicked in his front door in broad daylight.

From WTVD-Raleigh News:

It happened about 9:45 a.m. as...

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Eleanor Clift says Amb. Stevens not “murdered”

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Posted by    Monday, May 12, 2014 at 12:30pm
Clift Benghazi

Eleanor Clift, who is a “key member of the political team” at Newsweek and regularly appears the television program, The McLaughlin Group, declared last week that Ambassador Chris Stevens was not murdered in the September 11th terrorist attack in Benghazi.

I would like to point out Ambassador Stevens was not murdered. He...

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Texas high school student suspended for not reciting the Pledge of Allegiance

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Posted by    Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 11:30am
Pledge of Alliegance TX

The familiar sound of students reciting the Pledge of Allegiance in the morning before the beginning of the school day is a tradition worth keeping.

For many children, it is one of the earliest ways in which they show appreciation and support for their country.

Most students recite this pledge...

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David Rouzer (NC-7) in strong position

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Posted by    Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 9:12am
David Rouzer

Longtime readers of this blog know we’ve been following David Rouzer since he was a member of our original 2012 Operation Counterweight list.

Rouzer waged a well-disciplined but ultimately unsuccessful campaign in 2012, dropping a hard-fought race to 8-term incumbent, Mike McIntyre, by less than 700 votes.

In April of last year, Rouzer ...

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North Carolina Primary results

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Posted by    Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 8:30am
Thom Tillis

With 100% of precincts reporting, Thom Tillis, the Speaker of the North Carolina House of Representatives, will take on vulnerable Senate Democrat Kay Hagan for her seat this November.

Receiving just under 46% of the vote, Tillis surpassed the 40% of votes necessary to avoid a runoff. Trailing Tillis were Tea Party...

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Going God-ban

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Posted by    Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 5:00pm
us-supreme-court

We noted yesterday the Supreme Court’s ruling in a case allowing for sectarian prayer at town council meetings. In a 5-4 decision, the court narrowly reversed a lower court ruling that prohibited the use of Christian-specific prayer on the grounds it “conveyed the message that [the town of] Greece was...

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North Korea concludes: U.S. “worst human rights abuser”

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Posted by    Monday, May 5, 2014 at 2:30pm
North Korea

It seems North Korea has been spending a lot of time monitoring American news channels.

After being singled out by a scathing United Nations report, which declared the Democratic People’s Republic of North Korea...

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Rep. Barbara Lee: I’d support $26/hr minimum wage in California

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Posted by    Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 6:21pm
Crossfire

Appearing on CNN’s Crossfire, Congresswoman Barbara Lee advocated for raising the national minimum wage to $10.10/hour, arguing it would increase worker productivity and decrease turnover.

After discussing the national minimum wage, Newt Gingrich asked the Congresswoman whether she’d support an even higher hike than that.

Via The Daily Caller,

“Let me ask you this...

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Runoff brewing in Georgia Republican Senate primary

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Posted by    Friday, May 2, 2014 at 1:52pm
Ga Senate 2

The Georgia Republican Senate Primary is rapidly approaching, and while the crowded field has shuffled around a bit over the last few months, it hasn’t seemed to thin out to the point of warding off a primary runoff on July 22nd.

A new poll shows front runner David Perdue maintaining his lead...

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It just never stops, does it?

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Posted by    Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 3:24pm
Bennie Thompson

For those of you who missed it, Buzzfeed’s Andrew Kaczynski ran a post on Tuesday detailing the racist remarks Congressman Bennie Thompson made while on the radio program, New Nation of Islam. Thompson represents Mississippi’s 2nd congressional district, and has done so since 1993.

Thompson began his incoherent rant by saying that...

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