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Friday Night Links

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2014

Some links for your Friday evening reading… Washington Free Beacon reports that the State Department Misplaced $6B Under Hillary Clinton. HotAir posts, Video: Washington DC thinks Covered California is the crown jewel of ObamaCare, or something…some others seem to disagree with

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4 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (98% score)
 
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Senator attends the wrong hearing

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2014

Senator Dan Coats of Indiana apparently had a bit of a mix-up yesterday. From FOX News: All hearing rooms look alike. At least they do for Sen. Dan Coats. The Indiana Republican, in an awkward mix-up, showed up at the

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3 votes, 3.00 avg. rating (67% score)
 
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Former president George W. Bush to unveil paintings of world leaders

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2014

Former President George W. Bush will unveil a series of his paintings of world leaders in a public exhibit at his presidential library this weekend, and he seems excited to share a preview of his works. From CNN: As former President

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6 votes, 3.67 avg. rating (75% score)
 
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AP photographer killed, reporter wounded in Afghanistan

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2014

The Associated Press reports today that one of its photographers was killed and a reporter wounded in Afghanistan while covering news just ahead of nationwide elections there. A veteran Associated Press photographer was killed and an AP reporter was wounded

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2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (97% score)
 
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Jonah Goldberg – There’s Almost No Evidence Obama Wants Compromise with the GOP

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2014

Yesterday on FOX News, Jonah Goldberg of National Review pointed out that Obama has no political interest in working with Republicans on a budget. Obama has reduced the issue to elementary school taunts by calling the House Republican budget a

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5 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (98% score)
 
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Democrats and the Hypocrisy of Campaign Finance Reform

Posted by  ▪  April 4, 2014

Fresh off a Supreme Court ruling in the case of McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission, a ruling which struck down overall limits on campaign contributions, the hypocrisy of the Democrat party in New York has been on full display. Sean Eldridge, a

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Florida “Warning Shot” Bill Passes Senate, Heads to Governor’s Desk

Posted by  ▪  April 3, 2014

SB-448 enhances Florida self-defense law by treating threat and use of defensive force the same, allowing expunction of criminal history

SB-448 enhances Florida self-defense law by treating threat and use of defensive force the same, allowing expunction of criminal history

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Sarah Palin appears on ‘Tonight Show’ for phone call with Jimmy Fallon’s “Vladimir Putin”

Posted by  ▪  April 3, 2014

Last night, Jimmy Fallon on his “Tonight Show” featured a sketch that poked some fun both at Russian President Vladimir Putin and at President Obama (and a few others), in a mock phone call between Putin (played by Fallon) and

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7 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (98% score)
 
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Turkey to lift ban on Twitter

Posted by  ▪  April 3, 2014

The government of Turkey says it is lifting a recent ban on Twitter after a court ruling declared that the ban violated freedom of expression. From the Associated Press: Turkey’s government said Thursday it is lifting its ban on Twitter,

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1 vote, 5.00 avg. rating (95% score)
 
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Oregon’s $300 Million Dollar Obamacare Exchange Hasn’t Enrolled a Single Person Online

Posted by  ▪  April 3, 2014

After spending over $300 million on its exchange, the state of Oregon has failed to enroll a single person online. Somewhere along the way Oregon managed to sign up 44 people for Obamacare, but not through the internet. Philip Klein

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7 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (98% score)
 
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SCOTUS, McCutcheon v. FEC, and corruption

Posted by  ▪  April 3, 2014

The Supreme Court ruled today to eliminate the caps on total federal campaign contributions from individuals. The vote was the very familiar 5-4 margin: Wednesday’s decision in McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission…did not affect familiar base limits on contributions from

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Obamacare Dials Another Wrong Number

Posted by  ▪  April 3, 2014

While President Obama was doing a “victory lap” over the truly questionable healthcare exchange enrollment numbers, the deaf citizens of California were being directed to a sex hotline by the Covered California website: Auburn resident Jeff Brown was one who

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Branco Cartoon – Stinkburger

Posted by  ▪  April 3, 2014

Note: You may reprint this cartoon provided you link back to this source.  To see more Legal Insurrection Branco cartoons, click here. Branco’s page is Cartoonist A.F.Branco

12 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (99% score)
 
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Marissa Alexander Wants “Do-Over” On Her Stand-Your-Ground Hearing

Posted by  ▪  April 2, 2014

Facts in Evidence Unlikely to Support Immunity by Preponderance of the Evidence

Facts in Evidence Unlikely to Support Immunity by Preponderance of the Evidence

5 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (98% score)