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Dem Dilemma: Hillary “very old, slow” but Elizabeth Warren unelectable

Posted by  ▪  January 10, 2015

Narratives matter, so make them stick now.

Dem Dilemma: Hillary “very old, slow” but Elizabeth Warren unelectable

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1/10/2015 at 3:30pm
Hillary is the presumptive Democratic Party presidential nominee. She has a large double-digit lead over other potential contenders. The one thing Hillary doesn’t have, however, is grassroots enthusiasm. Her support as the presumptive nominee is a mile wide and an inch deep. She’s popular because of name recognition and…
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Amendments to House funding bill target Obama’s amnesty

Posted by  ▪  January 10, 2015

Could amendments to the House bill be the end of Obama’s immigration overreach?

Amendments to House funding bill target Obama’s amnesty

http://youtu.be/rZKWjwzwewo
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1/10/2015 at 2:00pm
Yesterday, the House Appropriation’s Committee released their plan to fund the Department of Homeland Security, making it the last federal agency to receive funding for this fiscal year. The appropriation bill provides additional funding and reallocates resources to strengthen border security and significantly enhance immigration enforcement. The House will debate the appropriation bill…
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Deja Vu: George Zimmerman Charged with Aggravated Assault

Posted by  ▪  January 10, 2015

Zimmerman’s girlfriend pulled over by police, tells them he had thrown wine bottle at her days earlier

Deja Vu: George Zimmerman Charged with Aggravated Assault

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1/10/2015 at 12:30pm
Well, look who’s back in the news with girlfriend trouble, as reported by the Orlando Sentinel. And, consistent with similar past events, that girlfriend trouble has lead directly to jail, do not pass “GO,” do not collect $200. George Zimmerman’s girlfriend, pulled over yesterday by police for a routine traffic s…
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Ayaan Hirsi Ali Responds to the #CharlieHebdo Attack

Posted by  ▪  January 10, 2015

“The West must stand up for freedom.”

Ayaan Hirsi Ali Responds to the #CharlieHebdo Attack

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1/10/2015 at 10:30am
The terror attack on Charlie Hebdo this week was a stark reminder that Europe and the rest of western civilization has a serious problem. As people seek explanations for how this happened and what should be done about it, one voice speaks bravely and deserves attention. Ayaan Hirsi Ali, the writer and…
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Obamacare Veritas Week at College Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  January 10, 2015

Your weekly report from the world of higher education.

Obamacare Veritas Week at College Insurrection

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1/10/2015 at 8:30am
Veritas is Harvard’s motto and it means “truth.” There was a lot of veritas over Obamacare in Cambridge this week. Harvard Faculty Complains About Higher Costs Under Obamacare After Many of Them Backed It FOX News Covers Hypocritical Harvard Outrage Over Obamacare Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com And yet… Drexel prof says Obamacare wasn’t passed…
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Police critic shoots first, asks questions later

Posted by  ▪  January 10, 2015

To Shoot or Not to Shoot, That is the Difficult Question

Police critic shoots first, asks questions later

http://youtu.be/yfi3Ndh3n-g
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1/10/2015 at 7:00am
Via Bearing Arms (h/t Rebel Pundit): In his Twitter profile, Reverend Jarrett Maupin describes himself as a, “Progressive Baptist Preacher. Civil Rights Campaigner. Radical Political Activist.” He’s led numerous civil rights protests in Arizona, including recent protests of the death of Rumain Brisbon, a suspected drug dealer, at the hands of Phoenix police. The…
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First World Problems

Posted by  ▪  January 9, 2015

(Real or Imagined)

First World Problems

http://youtu.be/YshUDa10JYY
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1/9/2015 at 9:30pm
One of you is going to watch this, and comment: This is 3 minutes and 44 seconds of my life I’ll never get back. There is so much wrong there, it’s hard to know where to start. Please, don’t hate me for posting this.
 

Ready or not, it’s Mitt 2016! (Maybe.)

Posted by  ▪  January 9, 2015

He wants it—but will he go for it?

Ready or not, it’s Mitt 2016! (Maybe.)

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1/9/2015 at 8:01pm
During a meeting in New York this week, Mitt Romney told a group of key donors that he is “seriously considering” a third run at the Presidency. According to a source at the meeting, Romney confirmed, “I’ve run twice. Yeah, I want to be president,” and indicated that if he were…
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House’s DHS funding bill makes enforcement a priority

Posted by  ▪  January 9, 2015

Want funding for E-Verify? Done.

House’s DHS funding bill makes enforcement a priority

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1/9/2015 at 6:26pm
In last year’s budget battle, Rep. Tom Price, incoming House Budget Committee Chairman, proposed funding the Department of Homeland Security through the end of February. (DHS oversees immigration by way of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).) The idea was that if funding for DHS and subsequent entities were held…
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Hoodie Ban: Coming to a neighborhood near you

Posted by  ▪  January 9, 2015

Oklahoma lawmakers have FAR too much time on their hands

Hoodie Ban: Coming to a neighborhood near you

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1/9/2015 at 4:30pm
There’s no eloquent way to introduce a story about a group of elected officials who want to ban wearing hoods in public—so let’s just jump in. Oklahoma lawmakers are considering a bill that could make it a fineable offense to wear any kind of identity-concealing garment in a public place. Don’t…
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Remembering the anti-Semitic “pro-Palestinian” Paris riots of July 2014

Posted by  ▪  January 9, 2015

Anti-Semitic violence in Paris didn’t start with Hyper Cacher supermarket, and won’t end there.

Remembering the anti-Semitic “pro-Palestinian” Paris riots of July 2014

http://youtu.be/jfbFr4ZVheY
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1/9/2015 at 3:00pm
The attack by radical Islamists at the Paris Hyper Cacher kosher supermarket left four hostages dead, plus one of the gunmen. The Hyper Cacher supermarket attack appears to have been coordinated with the two men who killed 12 at Charlie Hebdo. The specter of widespread anti-Semitism on the streets of Paris is nothing…
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Charlie Hebdo isn’t backing down—next week’s cover proves it

Posted by  ▪  January 9, 2015

Their spirit is alive and well

Charlie Hebdo isn’t backing down—next week’s cover proves it

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1/9/2015 at 1:19pm
Terrorists murdered 10 members of Charlie Hebdo’s team on Wednesday; six of them were cartoonists, and all of them believed passionately in the right to express themselves via satire no matter who was likely to be offended by it. The remaining members of the editorial team have chosen to release an…
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Does GOP really no longer need Tea Party energy and activism?

Posted by  ▪  January 9, 2015

“Too bad he doesn’t have so much ire for Democrats.”

Does GOP really no longer need Tea Party energy and activism?

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1/9/2015 at 11:23am
When I helped co-found a San Diego Tea Party group in 2009, one of our biggest action items was battling against Obamacare. Our members dialed Congress relentlessly, believing our representatives might weigh the will of the people.  What ever delusions I had about that concept utterly vanished when then Speaker of the…
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From #JeSuisCharlie to #JeSuisJuif — UPDATES — Multiple Hostages Dead (LIVE Coverage)

Posted by  ▪  January 9, 2015

Paris and France under siege.

From #JeSuisCharlie to #JeSuisJuif — UPDATES — Multiple Hostages Dead (LIVE Coverage)

http://youtu.be/sxDaP3t3Mig
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1/9/2015 at 9:35am
Overnight Eastern time a Kosher supermarket in Paris was attacked. Reports indicate two people killed and multiple people being held hostage. Meanwhile, the murderers of the the staff of Charlie Hebdo apparently are cornered and also have one or more hostages. UPDATES: UPDATE: French Pres. Hollande: 4 dead in Paris grocery store…
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Democrats’ First Act of Obstruction

Posted by  ▪  January 9, 2015

Now is the winter of our procedural discontent

Democrats’ First Act of Obstruction

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1/9/2015 at 8:30am
Yesterday, Senate Republicans attempted a procedural fast-track on the bipartisan Keystone XL jobs and infrastructure bill. The goal, according to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), was to immediately begin processing amendments to the controversial bill with the end goal of getting it to the President as soon as possible. McConnell asked for…
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The No-Go Zones of Europe

Posted by  ▪  January 9, 2015

Virtual Islamist states fueled by hatred of the Western civilization and particularly Jews.

The No-Go Zones of Europe

http://youtu.be/jfbFr4ZVheY
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1/9/2015 at 7:00am
Increased Muslim immigration to Europe has created small areas which are essentially countries within countries which European law enforcement officials have dubbed “No-Go Zones.” Rowan Scarborough of the Washington Times recently described what’s happening in France: Muslims segregated from French society in growing Islamist mini-states A backdrop to the massacre in Paris on Wednesday…
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State of the Union Preview: “Free” Community College?

Posted by  ▪  January 8, 2015

Entitlement—the “key to success!”

State of the Union Preview: “Free” Community College?

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1/8/2015 at 9:27pm
Today, President Obama unveiled a new plan to make two years of Community College free “to responsible students across America”—and it’s just as flawed as that knee-jerk gut reaction you just had told you it is. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s);…
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