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Rep. Chaffetz Leaving Before the End of His Congressional Term?

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Posted by    Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 5:30pm 4/20/2017 at 5:30pm

Wednesday, House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) make public plans to forgo reelection in 2018, an announcement that shocked most Hill watchers.

Now, Rep. Chaffetz says he might not even finish his current term. “I will continue to weigh the options, but I might depart early,” Chaffetz said Thursday during a...

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Bill O’Reilly Out at Fox News

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 2:46pm 4/19/2017 at 2:46pm

A growing pile of sexual harassment allegations resulted in Bill O’Reilly’s departure from Fox News. Up through Tuesday night, O’Reilly’s spokesperson was assuring reporters he would return to the network April 24th.

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Beto O’Rourke will be hard pressed to catch up with Ted Cruz’s fundraising

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 2:30pm 4/19/2017 at 2:30pm
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Beto O’Rourke, Democratic Congressman from El Paso announced his Senate candidacy just a few weeks ago. He has an impressive $500K in the bank, an amount that pales in comparison to Cruz’s $5 million.

O’Rourke had a successful first quarter, raising just over $200k. Not bad for a little known Congressman, but...

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AP Deletes Whitewashed Fresno Shooter Tweet

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 12:20pm 4/19/2017 at 12:20pm

Last night, we blogged about the Associated Press’s odd tweet, which suggested the Fresno shooter said “God is great” before murdering three people.

Today, the AP said they’d deleted that tweet and would send a new tweet in its place.

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AP Whitewashes Fresno Terrorist Attack (Updated)

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Posted by    Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 9:00pm 4/18/2017 at 9:00pm

You wouldn’t know it from reading the Associated Press headline, but the latest terrorist attack which left three dead was perpetrated by a gunman who yelled, “Allahu Akbar” while being arrested.

The AP isn’t wrong that the suspect said “God is great”, but why translate a common jihadi mantra? Thanks to 9/11...

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RUNOFF: Georgia 6 Special Election

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Posted by    Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 6:45pm 4/18/2017 at 6:45pm
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Citizens of Georgia’s sixth Congressional district flocked to the polls today to select a replacement for former Rep. Tom Price, who now serves as HHS Secretary in Trump’s administration.

Progressive Democrat, Jon Ossoff, hopes to pass the 50% threshold, which would allow him to avoid a runoff.

Everyone is mandate-hunting. Democrats...

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Hollywood Boldly Takes on Trump Era

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Posted by    Monday, April 17, 2017 at 5:00pm 4/17/2017 at 5:00pm
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Salma Hayek and John Lithgow teamed up for the upcoming Beatriz at Dinner. Billed as a dark comedy, the preview looks more like a parody found on Saturday Night Live than an actual movie meant to be taken somewhat seriously.

The plotline of the dramatic comedy has been...

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Elizabeth Warren Claims Mitch McConnell Won’t Speak to Her

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Posted by    Monday, April 17, 2017 at 12:00pm 4/17/2017 at 12:00pm
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In an interview with the Boston Globe, Sen. Elizabeth Warren claimed Sen. Mitch McConnell won’t even say hello to her after she violated Senate rules during floor debate over the confirmation of Attorney General, Jeff Sessions.

According to the Globe:

“I’ve spoken to him, but he has not spoken to me,” Warren said,...

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Ontario Hospitals Put Bed in ‘Unconventional Spaces’ Due to Patient Surge

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Posted by    Monday, April 17, 2017 at 9:51am 4/17/2017 at 9:51am
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American liberals love to crow about Canada’s healthcare system, but the reality is far different from the rhetoric.

From The Star:

It’s been a rough few months for Ontario hospitals. Wait times for patients admitted through ERs...

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Thanks to Obamacare, For-Profit Surgery Centers are on the Rise

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Posted by    Friday, April 14, 2017 at 4:00pm 4/14/2017 at 4:00pm

Though Obamacare was designed to force the American health insurance system into a single payer model, the free market has found a workaround.

A growing number of practices are working directly with uninsured patients or with patients forgoing insurance benefits for a better price tag. Health insurance premium hikes, ridiculously high...

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CIA Director Destroyed Media Narrative on Trump and Intelligence Briefings

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Posted by    Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 7:33pm 4/13/2017 at 7:33pm
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During a forum Thursday, CIA Director Mike Pompeo debunked a prevalent myth about Trump’s engagement with intelligence briefings.

“How do you describe where the relationship is between the White House and the Intelligence Community?” Pompeo was asked. “It’s fantastic,” he replied to a room full of chuckles. “No, don’t laugh, I...

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NY Governor’s Office Responds to Our Criticisms of New ‘Free’ Tuition

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Posted by    Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 2:30pm 4/13/2017 at 2:30pm
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Earlier this week, I blogged about New York’s ‘free’ college tuition initiative. Not only is there no such thing as a free lunch, there’s definitely no such thing as a free government offering as The Excelsior Scholarship illustrates.

Among the many strings attached to the tuition program, one of the most...

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Report: FISA Warrant Obtained by FBI to Surveil Former Trump Adviser, Carter Page

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 7:30pm 4/12/2017 at 7:30pm
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According to a report by the Washington Post, the FBI obtained a FISA warrant last summer to monitor former Trump adviser, Carter Page. WaPo’s report is based on information provided by anonymous sources not at liberty to discuss the investigation.

The FBI and DOJ believed Page may have been acting as a...

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Former Republican Congressman Steve Stockman Pleads ‘Not Guilty’ to Criminal Charges

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Posted by    Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 4:21pm 4/12/2017 at 4:21pm

Former Texas Congressman Steve Stockman plead “not guilty” to criminal conspiracy charges earlier this week. Stockman faces 28 federal corruption charges as well.

Stockman and Jason Posey, his aide, are accused of raising over $1 million under false pretenses and using almost $300,000 for personal interests, laundering most of it and...

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POLL: Far Fewer Democrats are Proud to Be Americans

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Posted by    Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 7:51pm 4/11/2017 at 7:51pm

Polling conducted by Gallup earlier this year found that the number of Democrats “extremely” or “very proud” to be American is down by eleven percentage points compared to similar polling last year.

There’s been little change in patriotic sentiment for those self-identifying as either Republican or Independent. Gallup first conducted the poll...

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New York’s ‘Free’ College Tuition Program is Unworkable

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Posted by    Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 3:00pm 4/11/2017 at 3:00pm
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New York state recently passed legislation making it “free” to attend two and four-year state colleges. It’s so free, it’s estimated to cost New York state taxpayers a paltry $163 million per year.

Called a “last-dollar” plan, would-be participants must first apply for federal monies before turning to the state for...

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Susan Rice’s Claim Concerning Obama’s Eradication of Syrian Chemical Weapons Gets Four Pinocchios

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Posted by    Monday, April 10, 2017 at 9:23pm 4/10/2017 at 9:23pm
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As late as January of this year, former Obama national security advisor Susan Rice claimed the Obama administration successfully eradicated chemical weapons from Syria’s arsenal without using force.

Here we are less than four months and a brutal sarin bomb later and Rice’s claim has been proved more than just a...

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