Posts by Kemberlee Kaye  (Page 60)
 

What National Polling Doesn’t Consider About Trump’s Approval Ratings

http://www.nbcnews.com/politics/politics-news/trump-surprises-first-batch-white-house-visitors-n730111
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Posted by    Monday, July 17, 2017 at 1:10pm 7/17/2017 at 1:10pm
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Much like the Bush 43 years, the media tirelessly covers Trump’s national approval ratings. Six months into his presidency and nationally, Trump has an approval rating hovering around 40%.

But how do Trump supporters think he’s faring?

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Chelsea Clinton Sued, Writer Claims She Ripped Off Book Idea

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Posted by    Friday, July 14, 2017 at 6:00pm 7/14/2017 at 6:00pm

Writer Christopher Janes Kimberley of Albany, New York filed a complaint against Chelsea Clinton alleging Clinton committed copyright infringement by ripping off his book idea.

Earlier this year, Clinton released a children’s book entitled, “She Persisted”, a phrase made famous when Sen. Elizabeth Warren was shut down by Senate Majority Leader McConnell...

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*Sexist* Paul Ryan Working to Update Oppressive Speaker’s Dress Code

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Posted by    Friday, July 14, 2017 at 9:30am 7/14/2017 at 9:30am

After an ill-informed news cycle blaming the Speaker of the House for a ‘sexist’ dress code that was implemented long before he took control of the gavel, Paul Ryan is working to bring the dress code into modernity.

As it stands, women aren’t permitted to wear open-toed shoes or sleeveless dresses. And...

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HuffPost Ventures Out to Discover There’s a Whole Country Between the Coasts

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/feature/listen-to-america
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Posted by    Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 6:30pm 7/13/2017 at 6:30pm
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Credit where credit’s due: the HuffPost (now just HuffPost since founder Ariana Huffington parted ways) is launching a bus tour, stopping in 23 cities so their reporters (or bloggers) can find the answer to this burning question: What does it mean to be American today?

The bus tour turned mobile video studio...

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Here’s What’s Changed in the Senate GOP’s Revamped Health Care Bill

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Posted by    Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 1:30pm 7/13/2017 at 1:30pm

Thursday, the Senate Budget Committee released a revamped version of the Better Care Reconciliation Act, or the Senate’s version of the AHCA.

The Senate GOP’s first attempt (in this round of discussions) at...

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Mullah Joan Walsh Goes Full Mean Girl Criticizing Ivanka’s Dress, Proves Feminism is the New Sexism

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 4:15pm 7/12/2017 at 4:15pm
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Neo-feminism abandoned the egalitarian mantle long ago. Instead, the moniker has devolved into a platform to espouse bitter insecurities, mainly through attacking successful, but “wrong-minded” women, and leading a crusade to rid the world of masculinity.

MSNBC Political Analyst and self-proclaimed feminist, Joan Walsh made that case better than I ever could....

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Umbrella Sharing Start-up ‘Loses’ Nearly 300,000 Umbrellas

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 2:30pm 7/12/2017 at 2:30pm
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Hoping to capitalize on the burgeoning sharing economy, a Chinese start-up company lost almost all of its wares within weeks of opening up shop.

E Umbrella, which opened up operations in eleven different Chinese cities, is now without umbrellas to “share”.

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EU Officials Consider Retaliatory Bourbon Tariff if U.S. Adopts Steel Tariff

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Posted by    Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 10:00am 7/11/2017 at 10:00am
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And this is how we know the EU is officially off its rocker — they’re considering a retaliatory bourbon tax.

Before we get too alarmist here, they’re also considering tariffs on dairy and orange juice, according to a report in the Financial Times:

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Guardian still peddling false claim Paul Ryan implemented ‘sexist’ Congressional dress code

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Posted by    Monday, July 10, 2017 at 5:06pm 7/10/2017 at 5:06pm

Last week, a female reporter was kicked out of the Speaker’s Lobby for donning sleeveless attire. The incident reignited a debate on the long-standing Congressional dress code.

The whole ordeal went something like this:

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Small Biz Owners Sue IRS Claiming Agency Improperly Shut Business Down

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Posted by    Monday, July 10, 2017 at 1:43pm 7/10/2017 at 1:43pm
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In March of 2015, more than twenty armed agents rolled up to Mii’s Bridal & Tuxedo in Garland, Texas.

The store’s owners, Tony and Somnuek Thangsongcharoen, were given two hours to cough up $10,000 to avoid seizure of their property for a tax bill of $31,422. When they were unable to provide...

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Michigan Labor Union Blames Goats for Taking Their Jobs

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Posted by    Friday, July 7, 2017 at 6:30pm 7/7/2017 at 6:30pm
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A Michigan labor union is less than happy with a group of hungry goats they claim are taking jobs from unemployed union members at Western Michigan University.

The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, a 400-member strong union, filed an official grievance

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Ted Cruz: ‘Every Veteran Ought to Have the Right to Choose His or Her Doctor’

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Posted by    Friday, July 7, 2017 at 2:30pm 7/7/2017 at 2:30pm
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Sen. Cruz has big ideas for the scandal-plagued Veterans Administration (VA). Thursday, Cruz joined San Antonio radio host, Joe Pags, where he discussed the work he’s doing to right the many VA wrongs.

Cruz has been traveling across the Lone Star State, hosting veteran town halls.

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John McCain Not Interested in Obamacare Repeal Now and Replacement Later

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Posted by    Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 11:30am 7/6/2017 at 11:30am

The Senate GOP’s latest effort to fix Obamacare failed to garner support from the conservative wing of the party.

The fractured caucus led Sen. Sasse (R-NE) to call for the complete repeal of Obamacare followed by a completely separate replacement. Sasse suggested leaving Obamacare intact as is for one year to protect...

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The Internet’s Best CNN Smackdown Gifs

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Posted by    Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at 5:38pm 7/5/2017 at 5:38pm
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CNN is having a rough time, albeit completely self-inflicted. The network with a penchant for making itself and its reporters the story is now the subject of universal internet ridicule and rightly so.

Andrew Kaczynski, CNN reporter (formerly of Buzzfeed) who loves to dig through Trump appointee books and academic thesis in...

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Study: Most Americans Leery of Being Alone With Opposite Sex

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Posted by    Monday, July 3, 2017 at 6:00pm 7/3/2017 at 6:00pm
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In April, the second family was ridiculed and their marital decision not to be alone with a member of the opposite sex the subject of vigorous Beltway debate.

The Vice President was called ‘sexist’ and it was generally assumed there was no way Mike Pence could successfully put his marriage ahead...

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Sasse: A republic will not work if we don’t have shared facts

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Posted by    Monday, July 3, 2017 at 4:15pm 7/3/2017 at 4:15pm

America has a problem, a fact problem. And it’s being felt across the political spectrum.

Yesterday morning as tradition dictates, I met one of my oldest and dearest friends for brunch. She’s well-informed, well-read, incredibly bright, and quite liberal. After catching up on all things personal the conversation shifted to the current...

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Low on Funds, Colonial Williamsburg Scales Back

http://wtvr.com/2017/06/29/colonial-williamsburg-cuts/
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Posted by    Sunday, July 2, 2017 at 12:00pm 7/2/2017 at 12:00pm
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More than $300 million in debt, Colonial Williamsburg has been forced to outsource some functions and cut staff.

One of the best, long-standing American Colonial History attractions, Williamsburg has experienced a sharp decline in attendance over the last few years.

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