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Trump Will Honor ‘One China’ Policy

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Posted by    Friday, February 10, 2017 at 2:30pm 2/10/2017 at 2:30pm
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President Donald Trump has told Chinese President Xi Jinping that he will honor the “One China” policy, which should ease tensions between the two presidents. From The Financial Times:

The White House released a statement after...

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Protesters Block DeVos From Entering a D.C. School

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Posted by    Friday, February 10, 2017 at 11:30am 2/10/2017 at 11:30am

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos could not enter Jefferson Academy in Washington, D.C., on Friday due to angry protesters. From Mediaite:

“GO BACK!” one of the men can be clearly heard saying. “SHAME! SHAME! SHAME! SHAME!” the small vociferous crowd continued.

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Senate Confirms Tom Price as HHS Secretary

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Posted by    Friday, February 10, 2017 at 10:00am 2/10/2017 at 10:00am

Voting along party lines, the Senate has confirmed Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) as the next Secretary of Health and Human Services. The Democrats once again held the Senate to a 30 hour debate to change minds of the Republicans, but failed once again.

This is a huge first step for Republicans in...

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U.S. Afghanistan General: Russia Helping Taliban ‘to Undermine United States and NATO”

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Posted by    Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 4:30pm 2/9/2017 at 4:30pm

Yesterday, during the Senate’s debate on Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s confirmation, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) mentioned he wouldn’t be surprised if Russia made a move to help the Taliban against us and NATO. It appears he was onto something because Gen. John Nicholson, the top U.S. general in Afghanistan, told the...

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Anna Wintour Hopes Melania Trump Will Appear in Vogue

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Posted by    Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 3:30pm 2/9/2017 at 3:30pm

Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour and the magazine itself endorsed Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. However, Wintour said President Donald Trump’s win will not affect the magazine’s tradition of showing off the First Lady and Melania will not become an exception:

Michelle Obama...

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Alabama AG Luther Strange Appointed to Sessions’s Senate Seat

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Posted by    Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 3:00pm 2/9/2017 at 3:00pm

On Wednesday evening, the Senate confirmed Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) as the next attorney general. Alabama GOP Governor Robert Bentley handed the seat to the state’s Attorney General Luther Strange.

Strange’s swearing in will occur on Thursday.

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NRATV: Dana Loesch Rips Into Elizabeth Warren

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Posted by    Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 12:30pm 2/9/2017 at 12:30pm

The Blaze’s Dana Loesch tore into Sen. Elizabeth Warren yesterday on NRATV after the senator called now confirmed Attorney General Jeff Sessions a hypocritical racist during his confirmation debate. Loesch pointed out that Warren is actually the hypocritical racist:

“A racist who appropriated an entire ethnicity so that she could get a...

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Senate Confirms Jeff Sessions as Attorney General

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 6:00pm 2/8/2017 at 6:00pm

The Senate has confirmed Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) as the next attorney general. The Democrats attempted to persuade their colleagues with a 24 hour debate, but they lost one of their own.

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) voted yes for Sessions. Therefore, Sessions won with 52 yes votes and 47 no votes. Sessions...

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Will the House GOP Border Tax Survive?

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 2:30pm 2/8/2017 at 2:30pm

The Republicans in the House have suggested to overhaul the tax code with a “border-adjustment” proposal, but it has caused a massive split with companies before anyone has even drafted legislation.

I brought up this proposal when President Donald Trump explained that he would make Mexico pay for a border wall by...

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Rep. Massie Introduces Bill to Eliminate Education Department

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 11:30am 2/8/2017 at 11:30am

Rep. Thomas Massie (R-KY) may have introduced the shortest piece of legislation when he handed in a bill to eliminate the Department of Education.

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Sessions Passes Procedural Vote, Confirmation Set for Wednesday

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Posted by    Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 5:00pm 2/7/2017 at 5:00pm

The Senate passed a procedural vote 52-47 on Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) to become the next attorney general. They will hold his confirmation on Wednesday. From The Washington Times:

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One Virginia Airbnb Regulation Bill Hits Senate Floor

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Posted by    Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 4:00pm 2/7/2017 at 4:00pm

As if we needed more proof that we do not fully own our homes or property! Virginia faced three bills to regulate Airbnb type rentals, but only one made it to the Senate floor. Yes, the Virginian government wants to regulate how YOU rent out YOUR property to someone because it’s...

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Senate Confirms DeVos for Education With Pence Tie-Break Vote

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Posted by    Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 11:30am 2/7/2017 at 11:30am

The Senate has confirmed Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education after Vice President Mike Pence cast his tie-breaking vote for her. DeVos became the most contested nominee for a Cabinet position for President Donald Trump.

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Yemen Raid Targeted Al Qaeda Leader Qassim Al-Rimi

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Posted by    Monday, February 6, 2017 at 8:00pm 2/6/2017 at 8:00pm

Military intelligence officers have told NBC News that the Navy SEAL raid in Yemen targeted al-Qaeda leader Qassim al-Rimi.

Unfortunately, he survived the attack.

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Martellus Bennett Will Skip Patriots White House Visit

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Posted by    Monday, February 6, 2017 at 8:00pm 2/6/2017 at 8:00pm

New England Patriots tight end Martellus Bennett has announced he will skip the team’s trip to the White House when President Donald Trump honors them. The Patriots defeated the Atlanta Falcons in a thrilling Super Bowl on Sunday night:

“I haven’t thought about it. I am not going to go,” the New...

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PragerU: Why I Left The Left

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Posted by    Monday, February 6, 2017 at 6:30pm 2/6/2017 at 6:30pm

Dave Rubin from The Rubin Report tells PragerU why he moved away from the left.

(FTR, I used to identify as a socialist and now I’m a libertarian! I have noticed a lot more people have started to convert)

 
 
 

Those Behind Women’s March Plan a Strike

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Posted by    Monday, February 6, 2017 at 3:00pm 2/6/2017 at 3:00pm

Uh oh. The womyns are still mad…..about something. The group that launched the Women’s March after President Donald Trump’s inauguration have now planned a strike over….something. I keep saying something because again I have no freaking idea why they are so ticked off.

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