Posts by Mary Chastain  (Page 20)
 

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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UK Speaker Doesn’t Want Trump Speaking to Parliament

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

UK House of Commons Speaker John Bercow has announced he does not want President Donald Trump to speak at Parliament during a state visit. Bercow does not want any Members of Parliament (MP) to face backlash over the president’s speech.

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Flight Attendants Shown How to Spot Human Trafficking

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Posted by    Monday, February 6, 2017 at 1:00pm 2/6/2017 at 1:00pm

Back in 2011, flight attendant Sheila Frederick saved a teen girl from human trafficking on her Alaska Airlines flight after she noticed something just was not right.

Frederick said the teenager “looked like she had been through pure hell” and had greasy blonde hair. She also noticed the teen had “a well-dressed...

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Bernie Sanders-Inspired Clothes Appear at Paris Fashion Week

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Posted by    Monday, February 6, 2017 at 11:30am 2/6/2017 at 11:30am

Self avowed socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) inspired many people during his presidential campaign against Hillary Clinton. Somehow, though, I don’t think he expected himself to inspire styles during Paris’s fashion week.

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Leftist Selective Outrage Over Putin and Russia

http://youtu.be/9sudCmrAsF4
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Posted by    Sunday, February 5, 2017 at 7:30pm 2/5/2017 at 7:30pm
http://youtu.be/9sudCmrAsF4

So the left lost its mind because President Donald Trump said America isn’t so innocent after Fox News‘s Bill O’Reilly stated that Russian President Vladimir Putin is a killer. I don’t blame them. Putin is a killer. He’s a schemer that will do anything to grab what he wants.

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Visa holders flood into U.S. after court order halting Trump Immigration EO

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Posted by    Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 6:00pm 2/4/2017 at 6:00pm

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and State Department have announced officials will suspend “any and all actions” over the executive order President Donald Trump signed to halt immigration from seven countries. Trump signed the order so the government could put together a better vetting process to weed out terrorists. From ...

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GOP Changing Its Mind on Repealing and Replacing Obamacare?

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Posted by    Friday, February 3, 2017 at 5:30pm 2/3/2017 at 5:30pm

Who knows? It seems to change every single week. Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) have now said that they would settle to repair Obamacare instead of a

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DeVos has Final Vote on Monday After Senate Advances Her

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Posted by    Friday, February 3, 2017 at 1:00pm 2/3/2017 at 1:00pm

The Senate woke up bright and early Friday morning to vote on President Donald Trump’s education secretary Betsy DeVos to advance her to a final vote on Monday.

She advanced with a 52-48 vote, but her confirmation vote will not come easy.

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Treasury Passes New Sanctions on Iran After Missile Test

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Posted by    Friday, February 3, 2017 at 11:30am 2/3/2017 at 11:30am

The Treasury Department has announced new sanctions against Iran after the regime performed a ballistic missile test earlier this week. From CNN:

The Treasury Department said it was sanctioning individuals and companies connected to Iran’s ballistic missile program and those providing support to Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ Qods Force.

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Chaffetz, Cummings Fight Over Russia at House Hearing

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

House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) and ranking Democrat Elijah Cummings (MD) erupted into a fight at a hearing on Thursday over possible Russian interference in our election.

The fight started when the two sides discussed a possible Oversight investigation into the phishing schemes against the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. Democrats...

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