Posts by Mike LaChance  (Page 265)
 

Our So-Called Coalition to Fight ISIS Does Nothing

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Posted by    Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 7:00am 2/9/2016 at 7:00am

Whenever Obama is asked about his strategy to fight ISIS, he brags of the 66 nation coalition he’s put together to fight the terror group. Unfortunately, that’s not entirely accurate.

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, sometimes referred to in conservative circles as President Ash Carter for dealing with real problems while Obama...

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Video: Young women skeptical of Hillary’s gender card obsession

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Posted by    Sunday, February 7, 2016 at 4:30pm 2/7/2016 at 4:30pm

At the last Democrat debate, Hillary Clinton claimed she can’t be an establishment candidate simply because she’s a woman, running to be the first woman president.

That didn’t sit well with some young female voters.

Jenna Lifhits of the

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Fight for the Future Week at Legal Insurrection

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Posted by    Sunday, February 7, 2016 at 8:30am 2/7/2016 at 8:30am

Do Democrats still think they’re the party of the future?

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Is Chelsea Clinton Now Fair Game?

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Posted by    Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 12:30pm 2/6/2016 at 12:30pm

As the child of two very public figures, Chelsea Clinton has enjoyed a certain amount of respect from the political media but now she’s acting as a surrogate for her mother’s campaign. That changes things, as Professor Jacobson noted in a recent post.

A new column from Jack Shafer of Politico echoes...

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Return of the ‘Draft Biden’ Plan

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Posted by    Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 10:30am 2/6/2016 at 10:30am

Now that Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton split the vote in Iowa and are essentially tied in some polls, nervous Democrats are starting to think another old, white person might be able to save the day.

Reuters reports:

Democratic donor contacts Biden allies about possible run

A prominent Democratic donor worried about the party’s...

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And Now For Something Completely Different Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by    Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 8:30am 2/6/2016 at 8:30am

Another comedian is speaking out against political correctness on college campuses.

Some people just have no sense of humor.

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Obama Lectures America About Religious Inclusivity

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Posted by    Friday, February 5, 2016 at 10:00am 2/5/2016 at 10:00am

In case you missed it, the National Prayer Breakfast was earlier this week and our esteemed president used the occasion to lecture people on religious liberty.

FOX 6 reported:

Pres. Obama at National Prayer Breakfast: ‘Faith is the great cure for fear’

President Barack Obama addressed the National Prayer Breakfast on Thursday, speaking about the...

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Cybersecurity Key Issue for Next President Says… Hillary

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Posted by    Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 8:30am 2/4/2016 at 8:30am

Cybersecurity is going to be a challenging problem for the next president and every one thereafter but maybe Hillary Clinton isn’t the best person to bring this up as a campaign issue.

Alyssa Canobbio of the Washington Free Beacon:

Clinton Calls Cybersecurity ‘One of the Most Important Challenges’ for the Next President

At the...

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Frank Luntz: Jeb Super PAC donors should demand their money back

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Posted by    Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 8:30am 2/3/2016 at 8:30am

Frank Luntz appeared on the Kelly File last night and offered a scathing rebuke of Right to Rise, the Super Pac supporting the candidacy of Jeb Bush which typically attacks Marco Rubio.

Luntz said that when all is said and done they will have spent $100 million dollars and that it was...

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Bernie Sanders Supporters Can’t Describe Socialism

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Posted by    Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at 8:30am 2/2/2016 at 8:30am

Bernie Sanders supporters are very enthusiastic, but seem a little short on political philosophy. A reporter from CNN recently asked attendees at a Sanders town hall event to describe socialism.

Josh Feldman reported at Mediaite:

CNN’s...

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Sanders: Gee, Maybe Those Hillary Emails Do Matter After All

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Posted by    Monday, February 1, 2016 at 8:30am 2/1/2016 at 8:30am

Back at the first Democrat debate, Bernie famously said people were sick of hearing about Hillary’s “damn emails” but now he’s acknowledging that it’s a serious issue. When CNN’s Jake Tapper asked about it, Bernie also insisted that he’s not politicizing the issue.

David Rutz of the Washington Free Beacon:

Sanders on Clinton...

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Liberal Myth of the Gun Show Loophole Exposed

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Posted by    Sunday, January 31, 2016 at 4:30pm 1/31/2016 at 4:30pm

Liberals in politics and media love to talk about the so-called gun show loophole. You’ve heard it a thousand times from Obama, Hillary, Bernie and countless talking heads.

If these people are to be believed, anyone can waltz into a gun show and buy an automatic or semi-automatic weapon with no...

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Last Stop Before Iowa Week at Legal Insurrection

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Posted by    Sunday, January 31, 2016 at 8:30am 1/31/2016 at 8:30am

As the country prepares for the first caucus of 2016, things are really heating up.

For Republicans:

And Democrats:

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Hillary and Bernie Fighting

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Posted by    Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 10:30am 1/30/2016 at 10:30am

Now that the Iowa caucus is getting close, things are starting to heat up between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. In an interview with Lester Holt yesterday, Hillary took a few shots at Sanders.

Via NBC News:

Ahead of Iowa, Clinton Says She ‘Can Actually Produce Results’

Hillary Clinton, locked in a dead heat...

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Dreams vs. Nightmares Week at College Insurrection

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3vDWWy4CMhE
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Posted by    Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 8:30am 1/30/2016 at 8:30am
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3vDWWy4CMhE

Martin Luther King, Jr. had a dream. Progressive college students on the other hand…

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Bernie Sanders Meets the Clinton Smear Machine and He’s Furious

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Posted by    Friday, January 29, 2016 at 11:30am 1/29/2016 at 11:30am

Bernie Sanders has done plenty of favors for Hillary in this election cycle but instead of having his good will returned, he’s coming up against the Clinton smear machine.

A rumor is circulating that Sanders supporters are planning to win the Iowa caucus by flooding it with college students from out of...

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Redheaded Mizzou Muscle Prof. Suspended

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Posted by    Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 5:45pm 1/28/2016 at 5:45pm

University of Missouri professor Melissa Click who famously called for “some muscle” to remove a student journalist from a campus protest was charged with assault on Monday and has now been suspended.

Reuters reports:

Missouri suspends professor who called for ‘muscle’ against student reporter

A University of Missouri communications professor who called for “some...

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