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More corruption? Hillary Clinton kept Blumenthal on Foundation payroll

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2015

…but will the media force the issue?

More corruption? Hillary Clinton kept Blumenthal on Foundation payroll

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5/28/2015 at 7:45pm
Fact: Bill and Hillary Clinton aren’t going to give up information voluntarily. When the media did its job back in April, the Clinton Foundation was forced to refile multiple tax returns after it was discovered that the Foundation failed to disclose donations from foreign governments. Still, gathering new information about the…
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Big Win for Washington anti-BDS Activists

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2015

Anti-SLAPP SLAPPed down!

Big Win for Washington anti-BDS Activists

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5/28/2015 at 6:05pm
We’ve provided extensive coverage of the BDS movement’s battle against the inclusion of Israeli-made products at food cooperatives. Most recently (and closest to the hearts of the Legal Insurrection team,) the members of the Ithaca-based GreenStar Food Co Op won a very hard-fought battle against BDS activists fighting for a referendum…
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Is Ted Cruz a hypocrite for requesting federal aid after Texas flooding?

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2015

A refresher on that whole Hurricane Sandy federal aid fiasco

Is Ted Cruz a hypocrite for requesting federal aid after Texas flooding?

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5/28/2015 at 4:15pm
Talking Points Memo ran with this headline today: The NY Daily News had the same “story” yesterday: The TPM article itself isn’t necessarily wrong. It’s fairly straightforward. But in order to support the headline, along, drawn out Hill battle was completely omitted. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) on Wednesday assured Texans that the state…
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Media STILL Doesn't Understand Stand-Your-Ground sound your ground states laws facts truth

Media STILL Doesn’t Understand “Stand-Your-Ground”

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2015

You can lead a writer to the law, but you can’t make him think.

Media STILL Doesn’t Understand “Stand-Your-Ground”

Media STILL Doesn't Understand Stand-Your-Ground sound your ground states laws facts truth
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5/28/2015 at 2:50pm
I don’t suppose it will ever end–the mainstream media will continue to cover trials involving deadly force, will continue to blindly label them Stand-Your-Ground cases, and will continue to demonstrate its utter ignorance of what Stand-Your-Ground actually is. The most recent example comes in the form of a Stand-Your-Ground piece written by…
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Khawaled Village View from School

Khawaled Village – Bedouin Pride in Israel

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2015

Bedouin community embraces the country that embraces them.

Khawaled Village – Bedouin Pride in Israel

Khawaled Village View from School
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5/28/2015 at 1:15pm
Continuing on my tour in northern Israel, on May 27, 2015, I visited the Bedouin village of Khawaled led by our guide Hassan Khawaled. Most of the people in the village have the village name as a last name, or a variant, such as the first Israeli Bedouin diplomat Ishmael Khaldi, who…
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New York Governor George Pataki runs for President 2016 republican primary candidate rino bipartisan

Add Governor Pataki to the Republican presidential primary list

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2015

Welcome to the race, Governor?

Add Governor Pataki to the Republican presidential primary list

New York Governor George Pataki runs for President 2016 republican primary candidate rino bipartisan
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5/28/2015 at 11:45am
If it seems like we’re writing at least one “so and so formally announces they’re running for president in 2016″ post each day, that’s probably not far from accurate. Waiting with baited breath for the Republican presidential candidate who can serve up the pro-abortion, anti-gun vote? Wait no more! Your endurance…
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Carly Fiorina Hillary Clinton Book Covers Tough Choices Hard Choices

Fiorina continues attack on Clinton

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2015

Latest round was in South Carolina!

Fiorina continues attack on Clinton

Carly Fiorina Hillary Clinton Book Covers Tough Choices Hard Choices
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5/28/2015 at 10:00am
Now that former Senator Rick Santorum has dived into the presidential pool, I thought I would check the status of a candidate who is already in — Carly Fiorina. Early in her candidacy, Professor Jacobson noted she was “rocking it” by taking the fight to Hillary Clinton. She continues to show the…
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Obama at Georgetown

Liberal Media Deeply Concerned About Obama’s Legacy

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2015

As the world goes to Hell…

Liberal Media Deeply Concerned About Obama’s Legacy

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5/28/2015 at 8:30am
America’s foreign policy in the Middle East is falling apart and health insurance premiums are skyrocketing under Obamacare, but the liberal media feels your pain, America. As usual, it’s all about Obama. Amber Phillips of the Washington Post: President Obama’s legacy is increasingly in legal jeopardy President Obama’s second-term agenda, it seems, is in…
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Amnesty 5th Circuit

Branco Cartoon – Steamed

Posted by  ▪  May 28, 2015

Cookout canceled.

Branco Cartoon – Steamed

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5/28/2015 at 7:00am
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Rick Santorum runs for president second time 2016 pennsylvania senator

Rick Santorum enters the presidential race

Posted by  ▪  May 27, 2015

Will run the ‘working family’ campaign

Rick Santorum enters the presidential race

Rick Santorum runs for president second time 2016 pennsylvania senator
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5/27/2015 at 7:45pm
Former Senator Rick Santorum formally launched his presidential bid in Pennsylvania this afternoon. Making his announcement to a sizable crowd of enthusiastic supporters, Santorum made a tall order. “I’ll offer a bold vision for America, the one that’s clear and conservative, that has plans for reform and that has a proven…
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Coming soon to Capitol Hill… giant surveillance blimps?

Posted by  ▪  May 27, 2015

Only the blimp can save us from meddling gyrocopters…

Coming soon to Capitol Hill… giant surveillance blimps?

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5/27/2015 at 5:45pm
Keep in mind our hard earned money goes to pay people to come up with these ideas. According to Roll Call’s Hannah Hess, Chairwoman of the House Administration Committee, Rep. Candice S. Miller, R-Mich., the Capitol could really use a few giant surveillance blimps. In April, intrepid Florida mailman Douglas Hughes successfully…
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Rand Paul GOP hawks created ISIS

Rand Paul: Republican Hawks “Created” ISIS

Posted by  ▪  May 27, 2015

Does this reveal more about his temperament than his ideology?

Rand Paul: Republican Hawks “Created” ISIS

Rand Paul GOP hawks created ISIS
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5/27/2015 at 4:15pm
I like a lot of what Rand Paul has to say; I’m on board with limited Constitutional government, auditing the Fed, thoughtful deregulation, and major tax reform.  When it comes to foreign policy and America’s place in the world, however, I can’t think of another Republican with whom I disagree more. …
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FIFA corrupt officials

FIFA, you’re a mess (and a Clinton Foundation donor?!)

Posted by  ▪  May 27, 2015

Fédération Internationale de … corruption?

FIFA, you’re a mess (and a Clinton Foundation donor?!)

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5/27/2015 at 2:55pm
For what may be the first time ever, the United States has expressed a wholehearted and enthusiastic interest in Soccer. …too bad that interest manifested in the form of an investigation, accusations, and mass arrests. C’est la vie. Today at dawn, seven of FIFA’s (the Fédération Internationale de Football Association, or…
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INFOGRAPHIC: the impossibly long Code of Federal Regulations

Posted by  ▪  May 27, 2015

Unreadable…unless you’re a computer.

INFOGRAPHIC: the impossibly long Code of Federal Regulations

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5/27/2015 at 1:15pm
When it comes to federal regulations, I find the “it shouldn’t be this complicated!” argument to be flawed. Of course it’s going to be complicated—the federal government regulates activity concerning 50 states, a military, a rambunctious federal District, and foreign relations. They’ve got a lot going on; hence, the rule making…
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LI #09b California Tea Party Groups

Tea Party activists read the leaves on the “Culture Wars”

Posted by  ▪  May 27, 2015

Whether “faded” or “transformed”, we are still active!

Tea Party activists read the leaves on the “Culture Wars”

LI #09b California Tea Party Groups
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5/27/2015 at 11:30am
Fuzzy Slippers recently pondered if, based on false press reports on the status of the “culture wars,” the Tea Party faded away prematurely. Based on my experiences with a vibrant California Tea Party group, I would argue that the conservative citizen movement transmuted. The form changed, based on the needs and…
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Clinton Foundation

Report: Clinton Foundation Donors got Weapons Deals While Hillary was at State

Posted by  ▪  May 27, 2015

Conflicts of interest…

Report: Clinton Foundation Donors got Weapons Deals While Hillary was at State

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5/27/2015 at 10:00am
An explosive new report from David Sirota and Andrew Perez of the International Business Times suggests that preferential treatment in weapon sales was given to Clinton Foundation donors while Hillary Clinton was serving in the state department: Clinton Foundation Donors Got Weapons Deals From Hillary Clinton’s State Department In the years before Hillary…
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Will Scott Walker Sit Out The Florida Primary?

Posted by  ▪  May 27, 2015

…what will Florida voters think?

Will Scott Walker Sit Out The Florida Primary?

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5/27/2015 at 8:30am
Florida will be (as it has been) a pivotal state in the 2016 general election. Its 29 electoral votes will loom large in the race to reach 270—but how much will it matter in the GOP primary? With Florida favorites Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio expected to compete for most of…
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