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Gov. Abbott Bans Sanctuary Cities in Texas

Posted by  ▪  January 31, 2017

“Texas can’t change federal immigration laws. What Texas can do is to enforce existing law.”

Gov. Abbott Bans Sanctuary Cities in Texas

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1/31/2017 at 5:37pm
Texas Governor Greg Abbott has declared a ban on sanctuary cities in the state. He stated that elected officials do not get to choose which state and federal laws to enforce: “As elected officials, it is our responsibility to protect all Texans,” Abbott said during his State of the State speech today…
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Marquette U. Employee Caught Trying to Keep Students From Hearing Ben Shapiro Speech

Posted by  ▪  January 31, 2017

Busted.

Marquette U. Employee Caught Trying to Keep Students From Hearing Ben Shapiro Speech

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1/31/2017 at 4:30pm
Why are so many people who work in higher education so afraid of Ben Shapiro? One administrator at Marquette has been caught trying to take a seat at a Shapiro speech she worn’t use in order to deny it to someone else and encouraging others to do the same. The College Fix…
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Senate Confirms Chao While Committee Fights Over Sessions, Approves DeVos

Posted by  ▪  January 31, 2017

All the drama!

Senate Confirms Chao While Committee Fights Over Sessions, Approves DeVos

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1/31/2017 at 4:00pm
It’s a grand old time in the Senate today! I reported earlier that a few Senate Democrats on the Senate Finance Committee boycotted the vote to approve Rep. Tom Price as Human and Health Services (HHS) Secretary and Steven Mnuchin for Treasury Secretary. The drama did not end there. The Democrats have…
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FOX Orders New TV Show Based on College Sexual Assault

Posted by  ▪  January 31, 2017

Pushing a narrative?

FOX Orders New TV Show Based on College Sexual Assault

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1/31/2017 at 3:00pm
To be clear, this is the FOX entertainment division, not FOX News. These are the same folks that bring us Family Guy, so there should be no surprise. Entertainment Weekly reports: Fox orders college sexual assault drama from This Is Us team Fox has picked up two new drama pilots, one of which is…
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British Medical Association: Using ‘Expectant Mother’ Could Offend Transgender People (Updated)

Posted by  ▪  January 31, 2017

Science is hard!!

British Medical Association: Using ‘Expectant Mother’ Could Offend Transgender People (Updated)

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1/31/2017 at 2:30pm
You have got to be kidding me. The British Medical Association (BMA) has told people to stop calling pregnant people expectant mothers because it could offend transgender people. Instead, call those females “pregnant people.” From The Telegraph: On pregnancy and maternity, it says: “Gender inequality is reflected in traditional ideas about the…
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Trump Will Keep Obama’s LGBTQ Workplace Protections

Posted by  ▪  January 31, 2017

Trump has always made it known he will protect the LGBTQ community.

Trump Will Keep Obama’s LGBTQ Workplace Protections

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1/31/2017 at 1:00pm
As the left loses its collective mind over immigration, President Donald Trump has decided to keep President Barack Obama’s executive order that protects the LGBTQ community in the workplace. From The New York Post: “President Donald J. Trump is determined to protect the rights of all Americans, including the LGBTQ community. President…
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Democrats Boycotting Committee Votes for Price, Mnuchin

Posted by  ▪  January 31, 2017

More delays!

Democrats Boycotting Committee Votes for Price, Mnuchin

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1/31/2017 at 11:30am
Crybabies. Some Senate Democrats have decided to boycott committee votes to advance Re. Tom Price (R-GA) for Health and Human Services (HHS) secretary and Steven Mnuchin for Treasury secretary. From The Hill: “I can’t understand why senators, who know we’re going to have these two people go through, can’t support the committee,”…
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Protester Didn’t Speak Out Against Obama’s 2011 Iraq Ban Because She Loved Obama

Posted by  ▪  January 31, 2017

It’s okay if a Democrat does it.

Protester Didn’t Speak Out Against Obama’s 2011 Iraq Ban Because She Loved Obama

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1/31/2017 at 11:00am
So leftists have gone into a fit because President Donald Trump put a temporary ban on immigration from a few countries until the government can establish a better vetting process. How quickly they forget that former President Barack Obama instilled a similar ban in 2011 regarding those from Iraq. So why didn’t…
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Scarborough: on Immigration Order, Trump Admin ‘Betrayed’ Mattis, Kelly, Tillerson

Posted by  ▪  January 31, 2017

Trump admin ‘playing with fire’ by working with senior congressional aides without informing their bosses

Scarborough: on Immigration Order, Trump Admin ‘Betrayed’ Mattis, Kelly, Tillerson

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1/31/2017 at 10:00am
Day Deux of Joe Scarborough’s tirade against the Trump admin’s handling of the executive order on immigration. On today’s Morning Joe, Scarborough condemned the admin’s accusation that acting AG Sally Yates had “betrayed” the Justice Department by refusing to enforce the executive order. Scarborough repeatedly called the use of the word “frightening,”…
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Acting I.C.E. Director also replaced by Trump

Posted by  ▪  January 31, 2017

Changes.

Acting I.C.E. Director also replaced by Trump

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1/31/2017 at 9:30am
The firing of acting Attorney General Sally Yates wasn’t the only dramatic personnel change made by President Donald Trump last night. He also replaced the acting head of Immigration & Customs Enforcement (thanks to Legal Insurrection reader PhillyGuy for the tip). Unlike the firing of Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, the replacement of…
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Academic boycott launched AGAINST U.S. after Trump Immigration Executive Order

Posted by  ▪  January 31, 2017

The academic boycott circular firing squad forms on the left.

Academic boycott launched AGAINST U.S. after Trump Immigration Executive Order

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1/31/2017 at 8:30am
It’s not like I told you so. But I told you so. Many, many times. To those in the U.S. academic community who support the academic boycott of Israeli academics because they don’t like the policies of the Israeli government, I warned that they better prepare for the day when foreign academics start…
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Trump Immigration Executive Order addresses threats that “didn’t exist 10 years ago”

Posted by  ▪  January 31, 2017

My interview on BBC World News

Trump Immigration Executive Order addresses threats that “didn’t exist 10 years ago”

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1/31/2017 at 7:00am
I appeared Monday night, January 30, 2017, on BBC World News hosted by Mike Embley. The topic was Trump’s immigration Executive Order. We didn’t talk about all the provisions, just the 90 day delay on visa entry from 7 majority Muslim nations. You can find many of my arguments in my prior post, Most…
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Trump Fires Insubordinate Obama-Appointed Acting AG

Posted by  ▪  January 30, 2017

Sally Yates ordered DOJ not to defend Trump’s immigration Executive Order

Trump Fires Insubordinate Obama-Appointed Acting AG

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1/30/2017 at 9:54pm
Acting Attorney General Sally Yates was fired by President Donald Trump after she instructed the Department of Justice not to defend the recently signed executive order issuing a moratorium on immigration from seven countries presenting significant terror threats. Taking action in an escalating crisis for his 10-day-old administration, Mr. Trump declared that…
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Obama appointee preventing DOJ from defending Trump visa Executive Order (Update: Fired)

Posted by  ▪  January 30, 2017

Democrat delay in confirming Jeff Sessions paying off.

Obama appointee preventing DOJ from defending Trump visa Executive Order (Update: Fired)

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1/30/2017 at 6:45pm
We have seen this picture before. A political position by the Department of Justice which abandons its obligation to defend a law or action of the government, as in the Defense of Marriage Act, in court. The issue is not that personally DOJ attorneys have to agree with the law, or action…
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Iran Defies UN Resolution With Ballistic Missile Test

Posted by  ▪  January 30, 2017

But Iran said this test doesn’t count under the resolution’s provisions.

Iran Defies UN Resolution With Ballistic Missile Test

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1/30/2017 at 6:00pm
Iran has defied the United Nations (UN) with a ballistic missile test in Semnan, located 140 miles east of Tehran. But the test violated UN resolution 2231, which states that the country cannot conduct these missile tests. Fox News reported: The Khorramshahr medium-range ballistic missile flew 600 miles before exploding, in a failed…
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EU Foreign Minister issues prison threat to President Trump

Posted by  ▪  January 30, 2017

We Europeans ‘celebrate when walls are brought down and bridges are built,’ EU Foreign Minister Mogherini tells President Trump

EU Foreign Minister issues prison threat to President Trump

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1/30/2017 at 4:39pm
European Union’s Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini has issued a threat directed at U.S. President Donald Trump. Mogherini warned President Trump that he would “end up being in a prison” for his executive orders, one which temporarily halted the entry of Syrian refugees and another which seeks to begin the construction of a…
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Former President Obama Supports National Temper Tantrums

Posted by  ▪  January 30, 2017

“Heartened by the level of engagement taking place in communities around the country.”

Former President Obama Supports National Temper Tantrums

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1/30/2017 at 3:00pm
Less than two weeks into retirement and President Obama is already joining in on post-Obama fun. In his first post-presidential announcement, Obama lauded protesters. “Citizens exercising their Constitutional right to assemble, organize and have their voices heard by their elected officials is exactly what we expect to see when American values are…
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