Posts by Mike LaChance  (Page 350)
 

Does Hillary Really Want People Talking About Medical Records?

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Posted by    Sunday, January 17, 2016 at 10:30am 1/17/2016 at 10:30am

Hillary Clinton advocate David Brock of Media Matters thinks he’s found a clever way to take Bernie Sanders down a notch. He wants Bernie to release his medical records. Hillary’s official campaign has already distanced themselves from Brock’s demand.

Annie Karni reports at

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Free Stuff Week at Legal Insurrection

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Posted by    Sunday, January 17, 2016 at 8:30am 1/17/2016 at 8:30am

Bernie Sanders has been less than forthcoming about how he’s going to pay for all the free stuff.

Donald Trump is giving things away for free but he paid for them.

Hillary had another...

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Trump Treats Iowans to Showing of 13 Hours

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Posted by    Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 3:30pm 1/16/2016 at 3:30pm

The new Michael Bay film “13 Hours” is out now and is by all accounts, an accurate portrayal of the 2012 terror attack in Benghazi, Libya.

In a move that is as funny as it is politically savvy, Donald Trump is making sure the voters of Iowa get a chance to...

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So who’s going to watch Sunday Dem Debate?

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Posted by    Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 10:30am 1/16/2016 at 10:30am

Have you heard that there’s a Democratic Party debate Sunday? If you haven’t, you’re not alone.

Once again, the DNC has scheduled a debate at a time to minimize viewership.

FOX News reports:

With Sunday debate, DNC places NFL, ‘Downton Abbey’ fans in tough spot

Once again, a Democratic debate is being held on the...

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False Narratives Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by    Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 8:30am 1/16/2016 at 8:30am

This professor seems to be just making stuff up as he goes along.

Speaking of lies…

News from Mizzou.

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Obama: Michelle Will Never Run for President

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Posted by    Friday, January 15, 2016 at 11:39am 1/15/2016 at 11:39am

At a town hall event in Louisiana yesterday, President Obama was asked by an attendee if first lady Michelle Obama would ever consider running for president. His answer was a strong no.

ABC News reported:

Obama Says Michelle Obama Will Not Run for President

It used to be that death and taxes were the...

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Is Jeb Bush destroying more than his campaign?

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Posted by    Thursday, January 14, 2016 at 8:30am 1/14/2016 at 8:30am

There is another Republican debate tonight and Jeb Bush will participate despite his lagging campaign and poll numbers. The Real Clear Politics average of polls has Bush at 4.7 percent.

Jeb’s message never caught on despite plenty of media attention and financial backing. It didn’t help that he is an establishment candidate...

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“This was less a state of the union than it was a state of denial”

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Posted by    Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 8:30am 1/13/2016 at 8:30am

Shortly after Obama’s state of the union address last night, Ted Cruz appeared on the Kelly File and mercilessly lambasted the president for omitting recent developments in Iran as well as terror attacks like the one in San Bernardino.

The FOX News Insider reports:

‘State of Denial’: Ted Cruz Bashes Obama’s State of...

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Governor Nikki Haley Delivers GOP SOTU Response

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Posted by    Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 10:31pm 1/12/2016 at 10:31pm

South Carolina governor Nikki Haley is delivering the GOP response to Obama’s SOTU address tonight. Haley is a good choice. She’s an effective and successful governor and has been rumored to be on the short list for VP.

Her speech:

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Swedish police covered up sexual assaults by refugees for months

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Posted by    Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 8:30am 1/12/2016 at 8:30am

Something maddening is happening in the European and Nordic countries which have opened their doors to millions of refugees from Muslim countries.

Women of the host countries were sexually assaulted in numerous cities during holiday celebrations by refugees and it’s being ignored in some cases and even covered up in others. In...

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Somewhere Karl Marx is smiling: Bernie Hints at Warren for Veep

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Posted by    Monday, January 11, 2016 at 10:00am 1/11/2016 at 10:00am
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In what would be a dream ticket for some and a nightmare to others, Bernie Sanders has been dropping some not-so-subtle hints that he would select Elizabeth Warren as his running mate.

This would be a smart move on Bernie’s part. He has been functioning as a stand-in for Warren and derives...

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Executive Orders Week at Legal Insurrection

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Posted by    Sunday, January 10, 2016 at 8:30am 1/10/2016 at 8:30am

Obama is really lowering the bar for lame ducks everywhere.

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Democrats for The Donald?

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Posted by    Saturday, January 9, 2016 at 6:00pm 1/9/2016 at 6:00pm

A new survey shows that Donald Trump has bipartisan appeal and that some Democratic voters would abandon Hillary to vote for him in a general election match-up.

If you enjoy imagining nightmare scenarios for Democrats, you’ll love this.

James Warren of U.S. News and World Report has the story:

Trump Could Win It All

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TX Gov Greg Abbott has plan to return power to the States

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Posted by    Saturday, January 9, 2016 at 12:30pm 1/9/2016 at 12:30pm

Now that Texas governor Greg Abbott has been in office for a while, it’s easy to see why he beat Wendy Davis so handily. Abbott is pushing back against what he, and many others, see as an overreaching federal government.

The Dallas Morning News reports:

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott calls for Convention of...

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Justification for Dismissal Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by    Saturday, January 9, 2016 at 8:30am 1/9/2016 at 8:30am

The University of Missouri professor who called for “some muscle” still has her job.

Not everyone else has been so lucky.

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Obama’s Town Hall on Guns Just More of the Same

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Posted by    Friday, January 8, 2016 at 10:00am 1/8/2016 at 10:00am

Obama’s “Guns in America” town hall event on CNN last night was a quiet event with plenty of respectful questions from the invitation only audience but failed to present any new ideas for dealing with gun violence short of making it harder for people to buy guns.

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The Clintons’ Baggage is Finally Catching up to Them

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Posted by    Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 10:00am 1/7/2016 at 10:00am

Hillary Clinton has a big problem. As a candidate, she wants to be seen as an advocate for women but her husband’s past and her defense of it conflicts with that message. She simply can’t have it both ways.

To make matters worse, some of Bill Clinton’s accusers are starting to...

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