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Call to Action: “Kansas is the battlefield. Remember Mississippi.”

Posted by  ▪  June 29, 2014

We spoke with Dr. Milton Wolf, candidate for U.S. Senate in Kansas. Here’s his take on the state of the race.

Call to Action: “Kansas is the battlefield. Remember Mississippi.”

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6/29/2014 at 8:15pm
The Mississippi Senate Runoff election was viewed by the media as the last, best chance for a Tea Party inspired Republican primary challenger to unseat a Republican incumbent in a primary. But there remains the Kansas primary in which Dr. Milton Wolf is challenging Pat Roberts on August 5. Legal Insurrection supports Dr….
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Obama to pick former Procter & Gamble executive for VA Secretary

Posted by  ▪  June 29, 2014

Obama to pick former Procter & Gamble executive for VA Secretary

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6/29/2014 at 7:17pm
President Obama is expected to announce former CEO of Procter & Gamble Bob McDonald as his pick to head the Department of Veterans Affairs. From Reuters: President Barack Obama has chosen former Procter & Gamble Chief Executive Bob McDonald, an Army veteran, as his nominee to be the next secretary of veter…
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Newspaper That Endorsed Obama in 2008 Now Says He’s Worse Than Bush

Posted by  ▪  June 29, 2014

“We were wrong.”

Newspaper That Endorsed Obama in 2008 Now Says He’s Worse Than Bush

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6/29/2014 at 5:27pm
If anyone working in media today wants to help restore some of the damage done to the reputation of their industry, an apology like this would be a great start. Rather than using their influence to prop up Obama, the editors of the Billings Gazette in Montana are simply admitting they were…
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Darrell Issa: It’s Hard to Believe Lois Lerner Doesn’t Have Copies of Emails

Posted by  ▪  June 29, 2014

“She knew under the Federal Records Act that she had an obligation for these documents to be preserved.”

Darrell Issa: It’s Hard to Believe Lois Lerner Doesn’t Have Copies of Emails

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6/29/2014 at 3:24pm
Darrell Issa, who chairs the House Oversight Committee, appeared on CNN today and was asked about Lois Lerner’s missing emails by host Candy Crowley. He’s clearly not buying the official story and he ultimately makes an excellent point about the heart of the issue, that under Lerner, conservative groups were targeted for…
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Is Maryland ready for change?

Posted by  ▪  June 29, 2014

Democrats want Marylanders to forget Anthony Brown’s record; The Republicans and Larry Hogan don’t want them to forget.

Is Maryland ready for change?

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6/29/2014 at 1:26pm
The primaries are over and Maryland’s nominees for governor are Lietenant Governor Anthony Brown for the Democrats and Larry Hogan for the Republicans. Despite having failed at his most prominent job as Lieutenant Governor the state’s Democrats want to give him a promotion. I previously critiqued the Washington Post’s endorsement of Brown. The…
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Hillary Clinton is Humpty Dumpty

Posted by  ▪  June 29, 2014

Will Elizabeth Warren push Hillary off the wall?

Hillary Clinton is Humpty Dumpty

http://youtu.be/6mTpGpjIyHs
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6/29/2014 at 11:03am
If Hillary Clinton runs for President, she’s still the odds-on favorite because she has the Democratic machine behind her. The conventional wisdom is that the nomination is Hillary’s to lose. If Hillary’s disastrous book rollout and tone-deafness about her wealth are any indication, Hillary might just accomplish the unthinkable of imploding a…
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Does not appear to be Pallywood

Posted by  ▪  June 29, 2014

Gaza CCTV picks up Israeli precision airstrike on two Palestinian terrorists in Gaza.

Does not appear to be Pallywood

http://youtu.be/zINcBfEo-7g
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6/29/2014 at 9:47am
This video does not appear to be a Pallywood production. The Times of Israel reports, Gaza surveillance cameras pick up Israeli strike on terrorists: Unverified footage posted to YouTube on Saturday appears to show the Israeli air strike carried out Friday afternoon on a car carrying two operatives belonging to the Popular Resistance…
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Name One

Posted by  ▪  June 29, 2014

Name One

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6/29/2014 at 7:30am
Spotted on Saturday on Route 88 West in Upstate New York, on a vehicle with Georgia plates.
 

Lois Lerner attorney: She has no records of missing emails

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2014

Lawyer: “It’s a little brazen to think she did this on purpose.”

Lois Lerner attorney: She has no records of missing emails

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6/28/2014 at 7:00pm
The attorney for Lois Lerner is speaking out, saying that his client doesn’t have any records of the emails that were lost in a hard drive crash in 2011. From Politico: Lois Lerner has no records of two years of missing emails and Republican claims that she’s hiding something are “silly,” her lawyer…
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IRS Admits Leaking Personal Information In Prop 8 Debate

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2014

Agency gave gay-rights group names and addresses of political opponents

IRS Admits Leaking Personal Information In Prop 8 Debate

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6/28/2014 at 5:41pm
In all of this past week’s flurry IRS news: Lois Lerner and other IRS’ officials hard drives crashing, emails showing Lerner targeted Sen. Chuck Grassley, and the IRS Commissioner telling Congress they’ve done nothing wrong — some news got lost in the shuffle. The IRS did do something very wrong, admitted it…
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Obama Goes Back to Phony Scandal Claims

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2014

“It’s all geared towards the next election or ginning up a base.”

Obama Goes Back to Phony Scandal Claims

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6/28/2014 at 3:00pm
Obama made a public appearance in Minnesota on Friday which Neil Munro of the Daily Caller has described as a pity party: President Barack Obama’s June 27 effort to boost the flagging morale of his supporters quickly devolved into a demoralizing pity party. Republicans “don’t do anything except block me and call me…
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Scott Walker Opponent Runs Attack Ad Based on False ‘Criminal Scheme’ Story

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2014

And hits Walker on jobs despite low unemployment in the state.

Scott Walker Opponent Runs Attack Ad Based on False ‘Criminal Scheme’ Story

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6/28/2014 at 1:00pm
Democrat Mary Burke, who’s running against Scott Walker for governor in Wisconsin this year, is apparently unaware that the John Doe scandal has been thoroughly debunked. Why else would she run an ad like this? Maybe she doesn’t care about the truth. Legal Insurrection reported on Thursday that Burke started running an advertisement…
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Texas Congressman’s Bill Offers 1 Million Dollar Reward for Lois Lerner’s Lost Emails

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2014

“We know those emails are out there, we know they can be found.”

Texas Congressman’s Bill Offers 1 Million Dollar Reward for Lois Lerner’s Lost Emails

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6/28/2014 at 11:00am
Rep. Louie Gohmert of Texas appeared on FOX News yesterday and announced a new approach to recovering Lois Lerner’s lost emails. A cash reward of one million dollars. America’s Newsroom reported: Will dangling a $1 million “carrot” finally recover former IRS official Lois Lerner’s “lost” emails? Rep. Louie Gohmert is introducing the pricey bounty…
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Obama’s Scandals and the Chirping Crickets of the Liberal Media

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2014

At the time of Watergate, who ever stopped to wonder what would have happened had Nixon been a Democrat?

Obama’s Scandals and the Chirping Crickets of the Liberal Media

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6/28/2014 at 9:30am
Why has the mainstream media been so silent about the scandals in which the Obama administration has become embroiled? From Roger L. Simon at Pajamas Media: Obama is beside the point. They [the liberal media] don’t even like Obama anymore. Nothing could be more obvious. Almost nobody does. But they won’t…
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Forced Quotas Week at College Insurrection

Posted by  ▪  June 28, 2014

It was another crazy week of news and politics in higher education.

Forced Quotas Week at College Insurrection

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6/28/2014 at 8:00am
Title IX started out as a great idea but along the way devolved into a system of proportional representation or in other words, quotas. Sports programs for men are feeling the most pain. Video: How Title IX Hurts College Sports At least there’s still a way to make money through college sports. Beer Bowl:…
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Friday Night Links

Posted by  ▪  June 27, 2014

Friday Night Links

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6/27/2014 at 7:40pm
Some links from around the web for your Friday evening reading. “I didn’t do it for attention for myself. I did it for attention for the troops”…from Today.com, First-class move: Amy Adams gives up seat to serviceman on flight Ohhhh my…via HotAir, Gun control advocates feature kids playing with sex toys Well, it’s an…
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Grassroots innovation still matters in a world gone digital

Posted by  ▪  June 27, 2014

Elections are changing the way we campaign–it’s time we adapt, or suffer the consequences.

Grassroots innovation still matters in a world gone digital

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6/27/2014 at 6:01pm
It’s time for Republicans to step up their ground game. In 2010, nobody doubted that the key to victory was the enormous amount of grassroots support given to candidates like Ted Cruz, who came from behind to whollop well-funded incumbents in important statewide races. In 2012, enthusiasm waned in the wake…
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