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Trump Picks Heather Wilson for Air Force Secretary

Posted by  ▪  January 23, 2017

Graduated from the academy in 1982.

Trump Picks Heather Wilson for Air Force Secretary

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1/23/2017 at 3:00pm
President Donald Trump has chosen former New Mexico representative and graduate of the Air Force academy Heather Wilson as Air Force secretary: “Heather Wilson is going to make an outstanding Secretary of the Air Force,” Trump said in a statement. “Her distinguished military service, high level of knowledge, and success in so…
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Trump Signs Three Executive Orders on TPP, Abortion

Posted by  ▪  January 23, 2017

NGOs that promote abortion as a form of family planning will not receive aid.

Trump Signs Three Executive Orders on TPP, Abortion

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1/23/2017 at 2:30pm
President Donald Trump began his first full day with a bang by signing three executive orders that withdraws America from the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), defunds International Planned Parenthood, and freeze hiring of federal workers. TPP became a hot topic on the campaign trail with Trump vocally against it. Former President Barack…
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China’s Birth Rate Grows After Changed One-Child Rule

Posted by  ▪  January 23, 2017

Highest birth rate since 2000.

China’s Birth Rate Grows After Changed One-Child Rule

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1/23/2017 at 1:30pm
China loosened its one-child rule last year, which has helped grow the country’s birth rate for the first time since 2000. The BBC reported: There were 17.86 million births in 2016, an 7.9% increase on 2015, according to National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) statistics. More than 45% of the babies born…
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Trump To Start Negotiations on NAFTA With Canada, Mexico

Posted by  ▪  January 23, 2017

The three will meet soon to discuss the agreement.

Trump To Start Negotiations on NAFTA With Canada, Mexico

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1/23/2017 at 1:00pm
At the White House, President Donald Trump announced meetings with Canadian Ptime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto to discuss the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). He said: “We’re going to start some negotiations having to do with NAFTA,” Trump said. “Anybody ever hear of NAFTA?” he said. “I…
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Student of Rhode Island College Sues Over Social Justice Mandate

Posted by  ▪  January 23, 2017

Requirement called for all students to work to “advance social change.”

Student of Rhode Island College Sues Over Social Justice Mandate

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1/23/2017 at 12:00pm
Progressive policies are always so popular that they have to be required. Have you noticed that? Forbes reports: Student Sues College Over ‘Social Justice’ Activism Mandate American college campuses are becoming the main battleground for the First Amendment, usually because faculty or administrators don’t respect the free speech rights of students. In November I…
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Poll: Elizabeth Warren vulnerable in 2018

Posted by  ▪  January 23, 2017

Perhaps people are growing weary of her divisive politics

Poll: Elizabeth Warren vulnerable in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tzI1k7eEc9Q
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1/23/2017 at 11:30am
Elizabeth Warren always has been known for having sharp elbows. She bullied her way through academia. It’s a trait that has carried over to her politics. Warren’s first instinct always is to attack in very personal ways, then play victim when there is pushback. I experienced a small example of that during Warren’s 2012…
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U. Miami Wants Students to Police Each Other for Microaggressions

Posted by  ▪  January 23, 2017

‘what makes you say that?’

U. Miami Wants Students to Police Each Other for Microaggressions

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1/23/2017 at 10:30am
The left sees nothing creepy about monitoring the speech of others. As long as it’s done in the spirit of Orwellian fairness. Heat Street reported: University of Miami Urges Students to Police Classmates’ Speech for Microaggressions Resident assistants at the University of Miami are urging students to monitor their classmates’ speech, and call them…
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Morning Joe to Aides Who Counseled Trump’s Combativeness: ‘You’re a Disgrace, Leave Today’

Posted by  ▪  January 23, 2017

Out. Goodbye. Done. Sneak out the back door of the White House today.

Morning Joe to Aides Who Counseled Trump’s Combativeness: ‘You’re a Disgrace, Leave Today’

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1/23/2017 at 10:00am
An extraordinary first half-hour of Morning Joe today. The thesis was that President Trump had gotten off on a seriously bad foot by failing to look back at history in his inauguration speech, sending a first and ungracious tweet about the Women’s Marches, sending Sean Spicer out to berate the press…
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St. Catherine University Buses Students to Women’s March

Posted by  ▪  January 23, 2017

“Ours is a peaceful, nonpartisan march.”

St. Catherine University Buses Students to Women’s March

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1/23/2017 at 9:00am
Do the administrators of this Catholic school know these marches are pro-abortion? How could they not know this? Campus Reform reports: Another Catholic university buses students to pro-abortion rally St. Catherine University, a two-campus Catholic school in Minnesota, sent two busloads of students to the pro-abortion Women’s March-Minnesota on Saturday. “On Saturday, Jan. 21, nearly…
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What the New York Times Doesn’t Get

Posted by  ▪  January 23, 2017

How did the NYT respond to Obama’s 2009 “version” of America?

What the New York Times Doesn’t Get

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1/23/2017 at 8:30am
The New York Times editorial board entitled their traditional post-inaugural address commentary, “What President Trump Doesn’t Get About America.”  What it reveals, however, is quite different.  While one can reasonably expect an op-ed to lean in a particular direction and address policy differences, the editorial board’s main criticism of President Trump’s…
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Branco Cartoon – Sees Only Evil

Posted by  ▪  January 23, 2017

Willful blindness

Branco Cartoon – Sees Only Evil

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1/23/2017 at 7:00am
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Bergdahl Lawyers Shift Tactics With Presidential Change

Posted by  ▪  January 22, 2017

After no pardon from Obama, claim of no possibility for fair trial under Trump.

Bergdahl Lawyers Shift Tactics With Presidential Change

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1/22/2017 at 8:36pm
Military deserter Bowe Bergdahl was hoping for a pardon from President Obama which never came. Now that President Trump has taken office, Bergdahl’s lawyers are claiming he can’t be guaranteed a fair trial due to Trump’s prior criticism of him. The Hill reports: Bergdahl lawyers press for dismissal after Trump inauguration Lawyers for former…
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Kevin McCarthy, Pete King Lay Out Agenda for Next 100 Days

Posted by  ▪  January 22, 2017

Busy first 100 days of Trump’s administration.

Kevin McCarthy, Pete King Lay Out Agenda for Next 100 Days

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1/22/2017 at 6:30pm
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and Rep. Pete King (R-NY) laid out the details on the legislative agenda for the House for the next 100 days when they appeared on AM 790 in New York: “We’re going to be going full steam to move forward with the Trump agenda to make…
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More Than 50 Soros “Partners” Behind “Women’s March”

Posted by  ▪  January 22, 2017

“The ‘Women’s March’ is an extension of strategic identity politics”

More Than 50 Soros “Partners” Behind “Women’s March”

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1/22/2017 at 5:00pm
Predictably, the “grassroots” and “spontaneous” women’s march wasn’t so grassroots, after all.  It may have started as such, but things changed rather quickly.  Ultimately, more than 50 groups, PACs, and assorted organizations backed by billionaire agitator George Soros were deeply involved in the march. A self-declared “life-long liberal Democrat who voted for…
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Report: Merkel “Scouring” Trump Archive For “Clues” On “How to Read Him”

Posted by  ▪  January 22, 2017

“Merkel is trying to take the new president’s measure”

Report: Merkel “Scouring” Trump Archive For “Clues” On “How to Read Him”

http://www.businessinsider.com/angela-merkel-i-would-open-the-borders-for-refugees-again-2016-9?r=UK&IR=T
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1/22/2017 at 4:00pm
This headline grabbed my attention, made me giggle at first, and then gave me pause.  President Trump’s well-known unpredictability is, perhaps, both a curse and a blessing.  Until we see how that plays out, it is fun to read about how he’s sending the left both in this country and abroad…
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Surprise! “Impeach Trump” Effort Launched on Inauguration Day

Posted by  ▪  January 22, 2017

Claim Trump is already in violation of the Constitution

Surprise! “Impeach Trump” Effort Launched on Inauguration Day

https://twitter.com/Roots_Action/status/822528559008907265
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1/22/2017 at 3:00pm
Within minutes of President Trump’s inauguration, Roots Action and Institute for Free Speech for People launched their website, “Impeach Donald Trump Now.” The Hill reports: A website called ImpeachDonaldTrumpNow.org went live quickly after his inauguration. The website was created by Free Speech for People and RootsAction, two liberal advocacy groups, according to The Washington Post. The…
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Palestinian leadership launches ballistic tirades as US Embassy announcement nears

Posted by  ▪  January 22, 2017

Trump a “Lunatic” and a “Fascist”

Palestinian leadership launches ballistic tirades as US Embassy announcement nears

https://www.memri.org/tv/fatah-central-committee-member-jibril-rajoub-trump-lunatic-and-fascist-his-plan-move-israeli
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1/22/2017 at 2:45pm
Donald Trump has repeatedly promised to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Despite reports that an announcement could come as soon as Monday morning, January 23, 2017, The White House says it is still in the early stages of discussions: The White House said on Sunday that…
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