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EPA Employees Used Gov’t Purchase Card for Gym Memberships

Posted by  ▪  February 28, 2017

Trump administration plans to trim fat from the agency’s budget…bigly.

EPA Employees Used Gov’t Purchase Card for Gym Memberships

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jl8zIrNaxCc&t=163s
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2/28/2017 at 8:30am
During the Obama era, many taxpayers had to trim back discretionary expenses for luxury items, like gym memberships. However, some of our government bureaucrats enjoyed those perks…using our tax dollars. A detailed audit of expenditures for 2016 revealed that the EPA’s money management was polluted by improper purchases. Environmental Protection Agency employees used…
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College Student Was Expelled for Rape After Girlfriend Said He Did Nothing Wrong

Posted by  ▪  February 28, 2017

“it really hit me after the second meeting I had with the Title IX officer”

College Student Was Expelled for Rape After Girlfriend Said He Did Nothing Wrong

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2/28/2017 at 7:30am
Reason recently interviewed a college student who was expelled even though his girlfriend said he was innocent. Robby Soave has the details: Interview: This Male Student Was Expelled for Raping His Girlfriend Even Though She Said He Did Nothing Wrong There was one moment during Colorado State University-Pueblo’s investigation into sophomore Grant Neal—an athlete…
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Jon Huntsman for Deputy Secretary of State?

Posted by  ▪  February 28, 2017

Trump slowly building the state department.

Jon Huntsman for Deputy Secretary of State?

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2/28/2017 at 7:00am
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson may finally have his #2 man at the department. The Wall Street Journal has reported former Utah Governor and presidential candidate Jon Huntsman has become one of the top contenders. Originally, Tillerson wanted Elliott Abrams, an official in the state department under President Ronald Reagan, but after learnings…
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NRA VIDEO hits back at NY Times’ pretentious Oscars “Truth” Ad

Posted by  ▪  February 27, 2017

Why didn’t the truth matter when Obama was in office?

NRA VIDEO hits back at NY Times’ pretentious Oscars “Truth” Ad

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2/27/2017 at 9:00pm
I didn’t watch the Oscars. Why would I want to watch smug people who hate me congratulate themselves on how great they are? I’d rather vomit blood. Maybe that’s not a fair analogy. I’d rather crawl on my stomach over hot coals covered with broken glass. Yeah, that’s the ticket. I wasn’t alone, as…
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Two important testimonies that Trump was right about Sweden

Posted by  ▪  February 27, 2017

In a land of cover-up and denial, some courageous people are speaking out.

Two important testimonies that Trump was right about Sweden

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2/27/2017 at 7:45pm
Donald Trump’s offhanded comment about immigration problems in Sweden was met with two reactions. First, deception. Much of the media and many political opponents invented the fake claim that Trump referred to a terror incident that happened the night before. It was a lie, as the transcript showed, NBC Falsely Suggests Trump Talked…
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Another deeply flawed report about IDF from “Breaking the Silence”

Posted by  ▪  February 27, 2017

Israeli group fuels BDS and undermines Israel’s security with misleading supposed “testimonies”

Another deeply flawed report about IDF from “Breaking the Silence”

http://www.breakingthesilence.org.il/inside/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/The-High-Command-Shovrim-Shtika-Report-January-2017.pdf
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2/27/2017 at 6:05pm
Breaking the Silence (BtS)—Shovrim Shtika in Hebrew—is a group of Israeli veterans who collect and disseminate ‘testimonies’ of alleged breaches of military ethics which they claim were witnessed and perpetrated by soldiers while they were serving in the West Bank and Gaza. BtS activists present themselves as patriotic Zionists who love their…
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House Intelligence Chair: No Evidence of Trump, Russian Ties

Posted by  ▪  February 27, 2017

“As of right now, I don’t have any evidence of any phone calls.”

House Intelligence Chair: No Evidence of Trump, Russian Ties

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2/27/2017 at 4:30pm
House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes announced there is no evidence of communication between President Donald Trump’s team and Russian officials: “There is no evidence that I’ve been presented [by the intelligence community] of regular contact with anybody in the Trump campaign,” Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) told reporters. “The way it sounds like to…
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Wendy’s to Install 1,000 Kiosks to Lower Labor Costs

Posted by  ▪  February 27, 2017

Pat yourselves on the back, Raise the Wage! crowd

Wendy’s to Install 1,000 Kiosks to Lower Labor Costs

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2/27/2017 at 3:00pm
As I’ve blogged before, I hardly think that forfeiting decent paying jobs to machines is what the Raise the Wage! crowd had in mind when they began demanding a ridiculous $15 an hour to flip burgers. I blogged about this back in 2014: This is all basic economics, really. As costs of labor…
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George Washington U. Prof: Don’t Ignore Republican Students

Posted by  ▪  February 27, 2017

“one-sided politicization”

George Washington U. Prof: Don’t Ignore Republican Students

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2/27/2017 at 1:30pm
Nikki Usher teaches media and public affairs at George Washington University. She recently wrote this article for the Chronicle of Higher Education: Don’t Ignore Your Republican Students My concern? That the one-sided politicization of the assignment has resulted in a hostile classroom environment (digitally rather than physically) for conservative students. If Republican students…
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Texas Governor Abbott Offers Reward for Info Leading to Arrest in Murder of 8-Yr-Old Girl

Posted by  ▪  February 27, 2017

Little girl survived a car crash only to be shot and killed

Texas Governor Abbott Offers Reward for Info Leading to Arrest in Murder of 8-Yr-Old Girl

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2/27/2017 at 1:15pm
Texas Governor Greg Abbott is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for the murder of an eight-year-old girl. After surviving a car crash early Saturday morning, eight-year-old DeMaree Adkins was shot and killed, reports Houston local news. I’m offering an award if you help me…
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Trump’s First Budget Proposal Likely to Bolster Defense Spending, Cut Bureaucratic Budgets

Posted by  ▪  February 27, 2017

Budget yet to be requested

Trump’s First Budget Proposal Likely to Bolster Defense Spending, Cut Bureaucratic Budgets

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2/27/2017 at 11:45am
As President Trump prepares for his first Congressional address tomorrow night, speculation about his budget priorities looms. According to the New York Times, Trump will ask Congress to dramatically increase defense spending while gutting bloated agencies like the EPA. But this plan — a product of a collaboration between the Office of Management…
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Association of American Law Schools Rejects Law Profs Plea for Political Balance in Faculty

Posted by  ▪  February 27, 2017

“essential to the quality of our enterprise”

Association of American Law Schools Rejects Law Profs Plea for Political Balance in Faculty

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2/27/2017 at 10:30am
Everyone seems to like the idea of diversity unless we’re talking about ideological diversity. Randy Barnett writes at the Washington Post: Our letter to the Association of American Law Schools Recently, the former-Provost of Stanford University, John Etchemendy, gave a speech entitled The Threat From Within in which he observed: Over the years, I have…
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Comeback Kid? Hillary Tells Dems: ‘I’ll be right there with you every step of the way’

Posted by  ▪  February 27, 2017

Hillary urges ‘resistance’

Comeback Kid? Hillary Tells Dems: ‘I’ll be right there with you every step of the way’

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2/27/2017 at 10:00am
Remember the middle-school retort when someone would promise to join in on something: “is that a promise, or a threat?” The line comes to mind upon viewing a video that Hillary Clinton put out this past Friday, aired by Morning Joe today. After urging Dems to stay focused on future elections, she declares…
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Elizabeth Warren Blasted for Putting Illegals Ahead of Veterans

Posted by  ▪  February 27, 2017

“We need to take care of veterans first”

Elizabeth Warren Blasted for Putting Illegals Ahead of Veterans

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2/27/2017 at 8:30am
A veterans group in Massachusetts is criticizing Elizabeth Warren and others for seeming to care more about illegal immigrants than vets. The group, Veterans Assisting Veterans, suggests that Warren’s support for illegals is political theater and that vets are suffering as a result of neglect. Dan Atkinson reports at The Boston Herald: Veterans group…
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Betsy DeVos: First Amendment Rights of College Students Under Attack

Posted by  ▪  February 27, 2017

Defending free speech.

Betsy DeVos: First Amendment Rights of College Students Under Attack

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2/27/2017 at 7:30am
Trump’s new Secretary of Education seems to understand what’s happening on college campuses. Robby Soave writes at Reason: CPAC: Betsy DeVos Thinks First Amendment Rights of College Students Are Under Attack Speaking at the 2017 Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos promised to back school choice policies…
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Branco Cartoon – The Resistance

Posted by  ▪  February 27, 2017

LOL-ywood

Branco Cartoon – The Resistance

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2/27/2017 at 7:00am
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Convicted terrorist Rasmea Odeh co-organized March 8 #DayWithoutAWoman

Posted by  ▪  February 26, 2017

NY Post and Daily Mail articles focus attention on Rasmea’s involvement in second phase of Women’s March.

Convicted terrorist Rasmea Odeh co-organized March 8 #DayWithoutAWoman

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2/26/2017 at 8:30pm
On February 12, 2017, we reported on the next phase of the so-called Women’s March, Women’s March calls for General Strike and Day Without A Women. In that post, we called attention to the fact that Rasmea Odeh was one of the organizers, along with other radicals like Angela Davis, via Algemeiner: A convicted Palestinian…
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