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Democrats Attack Betsy DeVos for Supporting Free Speech Group

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 8:30am 1/11/2017 at 8:30am

Democrats are going after Trump’s pick for Education Secretary Betsy DeVos because she made financial contributions to FIRE, the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education.

FIRE is an outstanding non-partisan organization which defends free speech and due process, among other things, for college students and faculty. Democrats have picked...

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Conservative Orgs Write Letter Opposing “Midnight Litigation” in Last Days of Obama Admin

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 31, 2016 at 12:30pm 12/31/2016 at 12:30pm

Several right-leaning non-profit organizations have come together to urge the waning Obama administration to abstain from “midnight litigation”.

Any litigation instigated by the outgoing administration won’t be shelved simply because a new regime takes control. Congress has no authority over such litigiousness either.

The Obama administration has made a habit of legislating through...

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Kellyanne Conway Joins Trump Administration as Counselor to the President

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 22, 2016 at 4:30pm 12/22/2016 at 4:30pm
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Trump’s Campaign Manager, Kellyanne Conway will join the Trump administration in a new role — Counselor to the President.

Conway turned down an offer to function as Press Secretary but will work closely with that individual who will be announced soon. As counselor to the president, Conway will still have a hand...

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Trump Will Have Transition Support From the Obamas

http://www.politico.com/story/2016/12/michelle-obama-trump-transition-232845
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at 4:00pm 12/20/2016 at 4:00pm
http://www.politico.com/story/2016/12/michelle-obama-trump-transition-232845

In her final interview as First Lady, Michelle Obama pledged her support to the incoming Trump administration.

Mrs. Obama’s final interview was with Oprah.

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Kanye West Meets with Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 8:30pm 12/13/2016 at 8:30pm

Because of course.

Tuesday, Kanye West met with president-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower.

Trump said there were “just friends” and that they’ve “known each other a long time.” When asked what their meeting entailed, Trump said “life”.

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Bill Gates is Hopeful Innovation Will Thrive Under Trump Administration

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 6:45pm 12/13/2016 at 6:45pm
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Mega gazillionaire, tech innovator, and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates sat down for lengthy interview with CNBC Tuesday.

The majority of the interview focused on Gates’ latest clean energy initiatives — all privately funded through his private investment fund, stocked with fellow gazillionaire innovators.

“I think this administration likes a good deal,”...

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President-elect Trump Talks Efficient Government, His Cabinet, and Trade

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 11, 2016 at 3:00pm 12/11/2016 at 3:00pm
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President-elect Trump sat down with Chris Wallace this morning and discussed a range of topics from the latest on Russia’s purported hacking or influence in the election to his decisions on making government more efficient to his choices for his cabinet to trade.

Fox News reports:

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Report: Rex Tillerson, ExxonMobil CEO, to be named Secretary of State

https://twitter.com/NBCNews/status/807653279563972608
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 2:30pm 12/10/2016 at 2:30pm
https://twitter.com/NBCNews/status/807653279563972608

While this has yet to be confirmed by President-elect Trump or his team, NBC News is reporting that CEO Rex Tillerson will be nominated for Secretary of State with John Bolton serving as his second.

NBC News reports:

Donald Trump is expected to nominate Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson as his secretary of...

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The challenges of being a “Climate Change Heretic”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 1:00pm 12/6/2016 at 1:00pm
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The flood of Wikileaks emails that were released in late October featured several involving Dr. Roger Pielke, Jr., who is on the faculty of the University of Colorado as a professor in the Environmental Studies Program.

Pielke is no skeptic of man-made warming; however, he did challenge a cherished climate alarmist...

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Report: Jon Huntsman Being Considered For Secretary of State

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 3:00pm 12/4/2016 at 3:00pm
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Rumors of rumors abound when it comes to the President-elect Trump’s cabinet.  The latest, apparently, is that former governor Jon Huntsman (R-UT)  is now being considered for Secretary of State, with the added whisper that Romney and Giuliani are still contenders but perhaps no longer  frontrunners.

The short list reportedly also includes...

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NASA’s climate research may be jettisoned by Trump

https://www.nasa.gov/image-feature/goddard/2016/hubble-spies-spiral-galaxy
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 2:00pm 12/4/2016 at 2:00pm
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Another of our bloated, inefficient agencies is about to undergo serious climate change under Donald Trump’s incoming administration.

The President-Elect is planning to eliminate all climate change research conducted by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) as part of his fight against climate alarmist policies.

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Chris Cuomo: Trump Administration Will Demand ‘Constant Opposition’ from Media

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at 1:00pm 11/23/2016 at 1:00pm

Is it the role of the media to serve as “opposition” to the Trump administration? Yes, in the mind of Chris Cuomo. On his CNN show this morning, Cuomo said “the media cannot yield. This administration is going to demand constant fact-checking, and opposition. Because otherwise, you don’t know which way...

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Electoral College Revolt Brewing?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at 10:00am 11/23/2016 at 10:00am

As half the country learned two weeks ago, we do not select our president by popular vote, our president is selected by Electors in our Electoral College; a safeguard against pure democratic rule.

As far as modern history is concerned, Elector’s votes are typically congruent with their respective state’s popular vote.

Now, a...

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EPA Chief: “Train to a global clean energy future has already left the station”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at 12:30pm 11/22/2016 at 12:30pm
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It has been fascinating to watch the the elite media and Washington insiders reactions to the speed and efficiency of Trump’s transition team organization and appointee selection.

With so much happening so quickly, I wanted to keep an eye on one of the most troubling agencies under the Obama Administration: The Environmental...

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BET Founder: Trump Committed to Reaching Out to African Americans

http://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2016/11/22/bet-founder-bob-johnson-donald-trump-meeting-intv-erin.cnn
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at 7:30am 11/22/2016 at 7:30am
http://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2016/11/22/bet-founder-bob-johnson-donald-trump-meeting-intv-erin.cnn

Robert L. Johnson, founder of BET (Black Entertainment Television, had nothing but praise for President-elect Donald Trump after their recent meeting.

“Let’s give him a shot. Let’s give him the benefit of the doubt; see if we can find common ground,” said Johnson in an earlier interview with CNBC. “That’s what’s best...

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Trump Posts Online Survey for First 100-Day Administrative Agenda

https://action.trump2016.com/survey/100-day-plan-action-survey/
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 21, 2016 at 4:00pm 11/21/2016 at 4:00pm
https://action.trump2016.com/survey/100-day-plan-action-survey/

President-elect Donald Trump’s campaign website recently published an online survey. This latest survey seeks the options of anyone with an internet connection on how the incoming administration should prioritize their first three months.

With a total of 29 questions, the survey doesn’t seek opinions on the issues themselves, just whether or...

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