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The Fish and Wildlife Service is out of control and we should all be concerned

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Posted by    Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 7:13pm 12/6/2017 at 7:13pm
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The Obama era tradition of bureaucratic overreach is alive and well in the Fish and Wildlife Service. Using an endangered frog, the Fish and Wildlife Service is attempting to dictate how private landowners use their land.

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Democrats Wait Until Word of Impending Franken Resignation to Call for Franken Resignation

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Posted by    Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 5:51pm 12/6/2017 at 5:51pm
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Up until Wednesday, the Democrat talking points on Franken’s many alleged sexual misdoings were: 1) he made a “mistake” and 2) what Franken (allegedly) did was not nearly as bad as other recently unmasked sexual predators.

The second may be true, but that doesn’t make Franken’s alleged actions (see also: allegedly...

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RNC Reverses Course, Supporting Roy Moore Again

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Posted by    Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 7:00am 12/5/2017 at 7:00am
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When embattled Republican Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore was in the midst of a sexual misconduct accusation onslaught, the Republican National Convention withdrew from their fundraising agreement.

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Confirmed: Dogs smarter than cats

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Posted by    Monday, December 4, 2017 at 6:18pm 12/4/2017 at 6:18pm
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There are two kinds of people in this world: dog people and cat people. The personalities of these two camps are about as distinctive as the species themselves.

Rancor is not limited to which species is superior but includes heated debates over which is smarter.

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What does the GOP tax overhaul mean for you?

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Posted by    Monday, December 4, 2017 at 2:56pm 12/4/2017 at 2:56pm
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The Republican plan to overhaul the tax system was met with inordinate amounts of drama and opposition. But was it necessary?

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Texas Ag Commissioner Mocks Primary Opponent for Photo Op at Restaurant that Serves Nutella banana crepe

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Posted by    Friday, December 1, 2017 at 1:30pm 12/1/2017 at 1:30pm

Welcome to Texas, where politics are a blood sport and nothing, and I mean nothing is off limits, including crepes.

Sid Miller, the current Agricultural Commissioner is up for re-election next year. Miller has a new primary challenger, Austin-based lobbyist, ethics advisor, attorney, and self-professed conservative, Trey Blocker.

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Kate Steinle’s Accused Killer Acquitted

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Posted by    Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 9:29pm 11/30/2017 at 9:29pm

Jose Ines Garcia Zarate was acquitted by a San Francisco jury Thursday night.

Garcia Zarate, an illegal immigrant who had been deported numerous times and had a rap sheet a mile long (including multiple felony convictions), was accused of fatally shooting Kate Steinle while she was walking along the pier with...

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Syracuse Man Arrested, Accused of Threatening to Kill Congressman Over Net Neutrality

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Posted by    Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 5:30pm 11/30/2017 at 5:30pm
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Patrick D. Angelo is super serious about net neutrality. So serious, he was arrested and charged with “interstate communication of a threat and threatening a federal official,” reports the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle.

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NFL Donating $89M to Social Justice Causes

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Posted by    Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 10:15am 11/30/2017 at 10:15am
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The NFL’s transition into a social justice organization is complete.

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NY Times turns its Opinion Twitter feed into Dem propaganda machine

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 5:43pm 11/29/2017 at 5:43pm

Media outlet or political organization? And where does the New York Times fit here?

Wednesday, the NYT turned their opinion-devoted Twitter account into an activist page lobbying against the tax reform bill passed by the Senate Budget Committee Tuesday.

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Study: Drinking 3 or 4 cups of coffee might be good for you

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 4:00pm 11/29/2017 at 4:00pm

As a work from home mom with a toddler and a puppy, I was heartened to read that my caffeine addiction (though I’d argue it’s more of a necessity during this stage of life) might not be so terrible for my health after all.

A recent study found that drinking 3...

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Court Sides with Trump in Bitter Fight with CFPB and Elizabeth Warren

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 5:25pm 11/28/2017 at 5:25pm

Elizabeth Warren’s pet project, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, is engaged in an unnecessary feud with the Trump administration.

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ESPN plans another round of layoffs, $80 million in salary cuts

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Posted by    Monday, November 27, 2017 at 6:00pm 11/27/2017 at 6:00pm

ESPN’s troubles are far from over. The left-leaning sports network is reportedly planning yet another round of layoffs and will cut $80 million in salaries from the budget. This makes the third round of substantial layoffs in the last two years.

Sporting News reports:

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General counsel for the CFPB disagrees with Elizabeth Warren on agency head replacement (Update)

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Posted by    Monday, November 27, 2017 at 1:30pm 11/27/2017 at 1:30pm

The showdown at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is a perfect microcosm of the difficulty unraveling Obama’s rule by bureaucracy.

Two weeks ago, CFPB chair Richard Cordray announced his resignation. Cordray had run ...

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Elizabeth Warren furious over Trump’s CFPB appointment

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Posted by    Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 4:00pm 11/25/2017 at 4:00pm
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Richard Cordray announced his resignation from the contentious Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB) two weeks ago. Friday, Cordray suddenly changed plans, and with no warning, left the agency a week before his scheduled departure date.

Prior to leaving, he appointed his Chief of Staff, Leandra English, to replace him as the Acting...

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George Washington’s 1789 Thanksgiving Proclamation

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Posted by    Thursday, November 23, 2017 at 3:00pm 11/23/2017 at 3:00pm

George Washington’s Thanksgiving Proclamation written in 1789 is essential holiday reading. The colonies frequently set, “aside days of thanksgiving, prayer, and fasting in response to significant events,” according to Mount Vernon‘s historical sources.

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What Legal Insurrection Loves Most About Thanksgiving

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Posted by    Thursday, November 23, 2017 at 7:00am 11/23/2017 at 7:00am

From all of us at Legal Insurrection, to you, dear reader, we wish you the Happiest of Thanksgivings. May gratefulness and thanksgiving be your constant companions and may you enjoy the fullness and richness of blessings this life has so generously given.

We are truly thankful for you.

This year, our authors, editors,...

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