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Trump’s Latest Executive Order Takes Aim at Federal Regulations

Posted by  ▪  January 30, 2017

For each new one, agencies must eliminate two.

Trump’s Latest Executive Order Takes Aim at Federal Regulations

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1/30/2017 at 1:00pm
President Trump’s latest executive order states that agencies must “revoke two regulations for every new regulation they request.” Trump signed the decision after he met with small business owners. He promised a reduction in regulations on the campaign trail. From Politico: “This will be the biggest such act that our country has ever seen,”…
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California Weighs Withholding Monetary Transfers to Federal Government

Posted by  ▪  January 30, 2017

“It seems the California State government is bracing for an all out war with the Trump administration.”

California Weighs Withholding Monetary Transfers to Federal Government

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1/30/2017 at 11:30am
The showdown over sanctuary city policies between California and the Trump administration continues to escalate. After President Trump signed an executive order reinforcing current immigration regulations, politicians in our state’s government opted to counter that order by exploring ways to protect the non-citizens who are already here. The cities and counties Trump is…
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Trump Will Announce SCOTUS Pick Tuesday Night

Posted by  ▪  January 30, 2017

Why not?

Trump Will Announce SCOTUS Pick Tuesday Night

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1/30/2017 at 11:04am
You know what will make this week even more contentious? A good ol’ fashioned SCOTUS fight. President Trump announced (via Twitter) that he’ll reveal his Supreme Court Justice nominee Tuesday night at 8:00 PM: I have made my decision on who I will nominate for The United States Supreme Court. It will…
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Shooters Kill Six, Injures Dozen at Quebec Mosque (Updated)

Posted by  ▪  January 30, 2017

Update – Initial mainstream media reports prove incorrect

Shooters Kill Six, Injures Dozen at Quebec Mosque (Updated)

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1/30/2017 at 10:00am
Canadian police arrested two at the Centre Culturel Islamique de Quebec after they killed six people and injured dozens more. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau condemned the attack: “It was with tremendous shock, sadness and anger that I heard of this evening’s tragic and fatal shooting at the Centre culturel islamique de Quebec…
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Scarborough: Stephen Miller ‘a very young person on power trip in White House’

Posted by  ▪  January 30, 2017

Senior foreign policy officials: “chain is tightening quickly” on White House staffers who acted without consulting them

Scarborough: Stephen Miller ‘a very young person on power trip in White House’

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1/30/2017 at 8:30am
President Trump is going to run into real trouble if he lets his White House staff pull end runs on the likes of General Mattis . . . Over the weekend, Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski were given extraordinary access to President Trump and his foreign policy team. On today’s Morning Joe,…
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Branco Cartoon – Fear No Evil

Posted by  ▪  January 30, 2017

Even in Death Valley

Branco Cartoon – Fear No Evil

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1/30/2017 at 7:00am
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Reports: Trump Supreme Court nomination may come sooner than expected

Posted by  ▪  January 29, 2017

Changing the conversation

Reports: Trump Supreme Court nomination may come sooner than expected

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1/29/2017 at 8:20pm
Donald Trump recently said that he would announce his Supreme Court pick on Thursday. But there are multiple reports today that the announcement may come as early as Monday. Moving up the pick would be viewed as a conversation changer after a media frenzy over the weekend regarding the visa and refugee…
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Do liberals really apologize too much?

Posted by  ▪  January 29, 2017

In my “lived experience,” liberals definitely DO NOT apologize too much

Do liberals really apologize too much?

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1/29/2017 at 6:30pm
I always find it amusing when liberals accuse other liberals of being too soft, too apologetic, too willing to give in. In contrast, liberals portray Republicans, and particularly the dreaded Tea Party, as tough as nails, unapologetic, and unyielding. As they say in liberal land, that is not my “lived experience.” And I should…
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California may soon have 3rd gender option on state ID’s

Posted by  ▪  January 29, 2017

More strangeness in the land of the strange.

California may soon have 3rd gender option on state ID’s

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1/29/2017 at 5:00pm
California lawmakers have dived deeper in the pool of progressivism, apparently to swim away from the red states responsible for the election of Donald Trump as President. Between bitterly threatening to build our own satellites and clinging to sanctuary city policies, state lawmakers are now weighing a fun, new revision to state…
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Purdue Punishes ROTC Student After Girlfriend Accuses Him of Snuggling Without Consent

Posted by  ▪  January 29, 2017

A good argument for staying single.

Purdue Punishes ROTC Student After Girlfriend Accuses Him of Snuggling Without Consent

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1/29/2017 at 4:30pm
In what universe does this situation appear fair to the male student? The College Fix reported: Purdue kicks out ROTC student after girlfriend accuses him of snuggling without consent Are you a snuggler and a Purdue University student? Don’t date. A male student sued the public school for suspending him a year – and expelling…
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Trump Signs Three New Executive Actions: NSC, Lobbying, ISIS,

Posted by  ▪  January 29, 2017

Streamlining for efficiency and keeping campaign promises

Trump Signs Three New Executive Actions: NSC, Lobbying, ISIS,

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1/29/2017 at 3:00pm
Yesterday, President Trump signed three new executive actions: reshuffling the Principals Committee of the National Security Council (NSC), restricting administration officials from lobbying, and calling for a comprehensive plan to defeat ISIS. The first memorandum removes the Director of National Intelligence (Dan Coats has yet to be confirmed, no hearing set) and…
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Federal Judge Warns Yale on Free Speech

Posted by  ▪  January 29, 2017

“a habit of trampling on First Amendment protections”

Federal Judge Warns Yale on Free Speech

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1/29/2017 at 2:30pm
The infringements on free speech at Yale are piling up. Heat Street reports: Federal Judge Warns Yale University: You’re Killing Freedom of Speech A federal judge is chastising Yale University for caving to the demands of hypersensitive students, and he is warning that the elite school is developing a habit of trampling on First…
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Daily Beast editor: Non-Cosmopolitan Rural Voters For Trump are the ‘Real Problem’

Posted by  ▪  January 29, 2017

Rural voters for Trump, Brexit, LePen signal “trend against cities”

Daily Beast editor: Non-Cosmopolitan Rural Voters For Trump are the ‘Real Problem’

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1/29/2017 at 1:00pm
Message from MSNBC to you hicks out in the sticks: the people who gave us Le Pen, Brexit and now, Trump represent the “real problem.” Unlike we city dwellers, you don’t “mix” and “get along together” with people from “cosmopolitan cultures.” That was the word from MSNBC contributor and Daily Beast Editor…
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Iran Bans U. S. Citizens In Retaliation To Trump Move

Posted by  ▪  January 29, 2017

Hold off on those vacation plans to Iran

Iran Bans U. S. Citizens In Retaliation To Trump Move

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1/29/2017 at 12:30pm
Americans clamoring to visit this tourist destination may be disappointed because Iran has announced that it will ban U. S. visitors in retaliation to President Trump’s recent refugee EO. Reuters reports: Iran said on Saturday it would stop U.S. citizens entering the country in retaliation to Washington’s visa ban against Tehran and six…
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Bridgegate: No Criminal Misconduct Charges Against Chris Christie

Posted by  ▪  January 29, 2017

Christie said to be “gratified”

Bridgegate: No Criminal Misconduct Charges Against Chris Christie

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1/29/2017 at 11:00am
It doesn’t seem that long ago that Chris Christie was a serious contender for the presidency, and here we are, four or five years later, and he’s counting his lucky stars that the prosecutor decided against filing criminal misconduct charges against him regarding Bridgegate. Reuters reports: New Jersey prosecutors on Friday said they…
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Students For Life Video Shows Amazing Time Lapse of March for Life

Posted by  ▪  January 29, 2017

The whole thing.

Students For Life Video Shows Amazing Time Lapse of March for Life

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1/29/2017 at 10:30am
Students for Life is an organization for pro-life college students. They attended the March for Life on Friday and recently posted the video below on Twitter. It’s a time lapse of the entire march. It’s pretty amazing. Take a look: Wow! Check out this awesome time lapse of the entire #MarchforLife! pic.twitter.com/Evrq3IBGCd— Students…
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High Energy Week at Legal Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  January 29, 2017

All the news you may have missed.

High Energy Week at Legal Insurrection

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1/29/2017 at 9:00am
Remember when Trump said he would act fast once he took office? It’s been a week. Trump Signs Three Executive Orders on TPP, Abortion Trump signs Exec Orders moving Keystone and Dakota Access pipelines forward Trump Puts a Deep Freeze on the EPA Meanwhile, Democrats are still in the wilderness. Elizabeth Warren…
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