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Bernie Sanders’ $5.5 Billion Plan to Employ a Million People

Posted by  ▪  June 5, 2015

Math hard

Bernie Sanders’ $5.5 Billion Plan to Employ a Million People

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6/5/2015 at 6:00pm
With the media busy normalizing socialism for Bernie Sanders, it’s no wonder that few are reporting on his latest plan to spend $5.5 billion to employ a million young people. Bloomberg has the details: The Employ Young Americans Now Act is the sort of legislation that would have struggled even in a…
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NYT’s ‘scoop’ on Sen. Rubio’s driving record backfires

Posted by  ▪  June 5, 2015

The lamest hit piece in the history of hit pieces?

NYT’s ‘scoop’ on Sen. Rubio’s driving record backfires

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6/5/2015 at 4:15pm
Friday morning, the New York Times deemed Senator Rubio’s driving record news that fit to print. Though it reads like something from the annals of The Onion, the New York Times was completely serious about Sen. Rubio’s troubling speeding tickets from the 90s. Senator Marco Rubio has been in a…
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EPA: Fracking Not A Threat To Drinking Water

Posted by  ▪  June 5, 2015

The EPA finally gets with the program

EPA: Fracking Not A Threat To Drinking Water

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6/5/2015 at 2:30pm
Another left narrative bites the dust and this time, by the agency considered to be the equivalent of an environmental Pontiff, the Environmental Protection Agency. Hydraulic fracking is still a relatively new technology (as it relates to using it for shale gas deposits). Most people would not have heard of it 10…
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South Carolina Passes Anti-BDS Law

Posted by  ▪  June 5, 2015

Boycotting the boycotters spreads to another state.

South Carolina Passes Anti-BDS Law

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6/5/2015 at 1:00pm
South Carolina passed an anti-BDS bill, that was signed into law by Gov. Nikki Haley yesterday, prohibiting the state from doing businesses with firm or individuals who engage in a “boycott of a person or an entity based in or doing business with a jurisdiction with whom South Carolina can enjoy open…
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Meet Rick Perry’s wife

Posted by  ▪  June 5, 2015

Anita Perry talks 2012, Rick’s glasses, and how her husband has grown since his last presidential campaign

Meet Rick Perry’s wife

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6/5/2015 at 11:30am
Speaking from a plane hanger in a Dallas suburb Thursday afternoon, Governor Perry officially launched his second bid for the White House. Flanked by Navy SEALs, Perry was introduced by his wife, Anita. Meet the former first lady of Texas, Anita Perry. Over the years, I’ve often heard Governor Perry refer to…
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Obama’s Continuing Delusions: “Closest thing to a Jew” in White House, ever!

Posted by  ▪  June 5, 2015

Fantasy-based statement may be response to plummeting poll numbers!

Obama’s Continuing Delusions: “Closest thing to a Jew” in White House, ever!

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6/5/2015 at 10:00am
What is the line between political hyperbole and utter fantasy? Whatever it is, President Obama has completely crossed that particular Rubicon. I recently noted that his assertions that America has become more respected internationally under his watch were not quite based in reality. Now, it appears he has delusions regarding his faith: Speaking…
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Baltimore Mayor’s Staffers Jumping Ship

Posted by  ▪  June 5, 2015

Four high-level staffers resign over 4 business days.

Baltimore Mayor’s Staffers Jumping Ship

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6/5/2015 at 8:30am
We’re all familiar with the proverb, rats flee a sinking ship. To see this in action on a human scale we need look no further than the offices of Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake. In a story that’s gotten remarkably little news coverage, the Baltimore Sun Times reports that four of the Mayor’s…
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Last Days in The Jerusalem Suburbs

Posted by  ▪  June 5, 2015

Where the clash of civilizations is real.

Last Days in The Jerusalem Suburbs

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6/5/2015 at 7:00am
On June 12, 2014, a terror cell affiliated with Hamas kidnapped Naftali Fraenkel (16), Gilad Shaer (16), and Eyal Yifrah (19) in the West Bank. After an intensive hunt and crackdown on Hamas throughout the West Bank, they were found dead. The murderers months later were located and killed by Israeli forces. Contrary…
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AACONS Interviews Allen West and Jillian Melchior

Posted by  ▪  June 4, 2015

AACONS sits down with Allen West and Jillian Melchior to discuss the news of the day.

AACONS Interviews Allen West and Jillian Melchior

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6/4/2015 at 8:15pm
Allen West is the CEO of the National Center for Policy Analysis. Previously, he served as an US Representative representing Florida’s 22nd and 18th Districts. He is a 22 year veteran of the military where he earned the rank of Lieutenant Colonel as well as a Bronze Star and a Meritorious…
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OPM hacked, 4 million records compromised

Posted by  ▪  June 4, 2015

Was it China?

OPM hacked, 4 million records compromised

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6/4/2015 at 6:45pm
US officials suspect hackers in China are responsible for a cyber attack on the Office of Personnel Management’s (OPM) computer systems that left the personal information of almost four million current and former federal government employees exposed. The breach, which was detected back in April, is now being described as one…
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VIDEO: Shooting of Tamir Rice by Police Goes to Grand Jury

Posted by  ▪  June 4, 2015

Police had been dispatched to “guy with a gun” call, and Rice reached for apparent weapon

VIDEO: Shooting of Tamir Rice by Police Goes to Grand Jury

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6/4/2015 at 5:10pm
Last November Cleveland Officer Timothy Loehmann shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice in a city park.  The investigation by law enforcement has now been completed, and the case is being handed over to prosecutors and a Grand Jury, reports CNN and other sources. The Cleveland police officers had been dispatched to the…
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Alabama Moves to Replace Marriage Licenses with Contracts

Posted by  ▪  June 4, 2015

In anticipation of the Supreme Court’s ruling

Alabama Moves to Replace Marriage Licenses with Contracts

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6/4/2015 at 3:30pm
Earlier this year, Alabama became a focal point in the ongoing resistance in some states to legalizing gay “marriage” (read about it here and here).  Watch a PBSNewshour clip that summarizes the issue (and the professor interviewed try to downplay the unpopularity of gay “marriage” in Alabama): Much of the debate centered…
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Suspect reportedly plotted to behead Pamela Geller

Posted by  ▪  June 4, 2015

“They targeted me for violating Sharia blasphemy laws”

Suspect reportedly plotted to behead Pamela Geller

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6/4/2015 at 2:00pm
After being maligned by the press for “inviting” violence by taking a stand for free speech at her Garland, Texas “Draw Mohammad” event, Pamela Gellar was target of a beheading plot. Usaamah Rahim, who was being investigated by the FBI, was shot and killed by Boston police Tuesday. Rahim and an…
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Waiting for SCOTUS: King v. Burwell

Posted by  ▪  June 4, 2015

What comes after?

Waiting for SCOTUS: King v. Burwell

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6/4/2015 at 12:30pm
Republicans are in a pickle, and have been since the moment Obamacare was passed. You might think they’re in a good position, because the Supreme Court is considering overturning the state Obamacare exchanges and subsidies because of wording in the statute, and this would throw the entire Obamacare system into…
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Marco Rubio Eats Jeb Bush’s Lunch

Posted by  ▪  June 4, 2015

“He has got such great vision.”

Marco Rubio Eats Jeb Bush’s Lunch

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6/4/2015 at 11:00am
Jeb Bush may be a decent man, but when it comes to fundraising, conservative donors are putting their eggs in another candidate’s basket. Matea Gold and Sean Sullivan of the Washington Post: With some donors doubting Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio seizes an opening Marco Rubio is benefiting from pockets of discontent in Jeb Bush’s…
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Freddie Gray Case: Prosecutor Seeks to Seal Autopsy

Posted by  ▪  June 4, 2015

What is Mosby trying to hide?

Freddie Gray Case: Prosecutor Seeks to Seal Autopsy

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6/4/2015 at 9:45am
State Attorney Marilyn Mosby, who raised eyebrows (understatement maximus) when she abruptly charged six Baltimore police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, has now sought to seal Gray’s autopsy report from the public. This is based on reporting by the Baltimore Sun, as brought to my attention by Chuck Ross at the…
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Negev Bedouin problems – real and imagined

Posted by  ▪  June 4, 2015

Real problems, some created and all exploited.

Negev Bedouin problems – real and imagined

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6/4/2015 at 8:15am
Problems between the Bedouins in the Negev desert area in the south of Israel and the government over redevelopment plans have received a lot of media attention, including at Legal Insurrection: International anti-Israel groups seek to exploit Bedouin redevelopment dispute Israel’s Bedouin redevelopment plan scrapped As with every problem in Israel, there are dozens…
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