Posts by Leslie Eastman  (Page 39)
 

Six States Win $839 Million Judgment in Obamacare Lawsuit

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Posted by    Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 2:00pm 8/26/2018 at 2:00pm

Despite the fact Obamacare hasn’t been “repealed and replaced” as promised by GOP members of the Congress, six states have just won a multi-state lawsuit against the tax policies implemented by Obamacare.

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Hawaii still on alert after now-Tropical Storm Lane causes massive flooding & landslides

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Posted by    Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 12:00pm 8/25/2018 at 12:00pm
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Hawaiians are still hunkering down in the wake of Hurricane Lane, which has weakened so much that it has been officially downgraded to a tropical storm. However, the islands’ residents still face flooding and landslides in its wake.

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California use of loopholes allows 800,000 people to avoid food stamp work requirements

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Posted by    Friday, August 24, 2018 at 7:00pm 8/24/2018 at 7:00pm
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There is a fascinating new analysis showing that despite the American unemployment rate at historically low levels, there has not been a significant drop in food stamp use.

But while the economy has improved dramatically, food-stamp enrollment has not, declining just 17 percent while the unemployment rate fell three times faster —...

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Nabisco Frees Its Animal Crackers After PETA protest

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Posted by    Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 7:00pm 8/23/2018 at 7:00pm
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The last time we checked on the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), the group was at the center of a blue-vs-blue drama after it hired a bik...

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Neil deGrasse Tyson: “What we need most is a Truth Force”

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 5:00pm 8/22/2018 at 5:00pm
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As Americans discuss and debate the possible creation of a US Space Force, those who follow Twitter were treated to a novel perspective on the proposal by famed astrophysicist and author, Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson.
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Rep. Duncan Hunter and wife indicted on fraud, campaign finance charges

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 11:00am 8/22/2018 at 11:00am
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Tuesday was a big day for the American court system, as the Paul Manafort trial concluded with verdicts and Trump’s personal attorney plead guilty to an assortment of charges that are still being analyzed.

While the media focused on the legal drama on the East Coast, a Congressman from the Southern California...

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Analyzing Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s incendiary comments about California wildfires

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Posted by    Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 6:30pm 8/18/2018 at 6:30pm

I was slated to be hiking in Yosemite National Park today, but the Ferguson fire in the area forced our family to shorten our vacation. Instead, I am back at my front line battle station in Southern California.

The good news is that the wildfires are being contained, including the historically largest...

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Seoul wants U.S., China to formally declare an end to the Korean War

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Posted by    Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 4:00pm 8/18/2018 at 4:00pm
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I have been watching events on the Korean Peninsula since the conclusion of the Singapore Summit between President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un, trying to determine what the eventual outcome of that meeting would be.

I have come to the conclusion that the two Koreas are like the children...

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Movie Review: Death of a Nation

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Posted by    Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 4:00pm 8/12/2018 at 4:00pm
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Last August, I reviewed conservative pundit and film maker Dinesh D’Souza’s book: The Big Lie – Exposing the Nazi Roots of the American Left.

His latest film is based on The Big Lie as well as his most recent book,  Death of a Nation: Plantation Politics and the Making of the Democratic...

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DNC quickly reverses itself on recently imposed ban on Big Oil contributions

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Posted by    Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 4:00pm 8/11/2018 at 4:00pm

In June of this year, the Democratic National Committee voted to ban its accepting donations from fossil fuel companies.

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California Sen. Dianne Feinstein was “easy mark” for Chinese spy

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Posted by    Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 2:00pm 8/11/2018 at 2:00pm

Last week, I blogged that U.S. Senator Feinstein had a “driver” who turned out to be a Chinese spy who reported back to government officials about local politics.

While she endeavored to minimize the impact of this individual to her work, The Daily Caller did some digging and it turns out he...

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Which Space Force Logo Would You Vote For?

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Posted by    Friday, August 10, 2018 at 3:00pm 8/10/2018 at 3:00pm
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Vice President Mike Pence has officially laid out the plan to begin creating a military command dedicated to space, establishing the “Space Force” as the sixth branch of the U.S. military.

If everything goes according to this plan, the

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Suspect arrested for arson, accused of starting California’s Holy Fire

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Posted by    Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 5:00pm 8/9/2018 at 5:00pm
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As of today, there are 17 wildfires burning in California.
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Facebook unblocks California GOP congressional candidate’s campaign ad

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 9:00am 8/8/2018 at 9:00am
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EPA: Maybe adding ethanol to gasoline wasn’t smart after all!

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Posted by    Monday, August 6, 2018 at 9:00am 8/6/2018 at 9:00am
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A hot, new report from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) indicates that requiring ethanol made from corn and soybeans to be added to gasoline in the name of “environmental protection” is doing more harm than good. (more…)

 
 
 

NASA introduces its first ‘Commercial Crew Astronauts’

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Posted by    Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 3:00pm 8/5/2018 at 3:00pm
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The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) formally introduced the first crew members of joint public-private space exploration efforts, launching a clear return to the agency’s original mission of space exploration.

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Venezuela’s Nicholas Maduro reportedly target of drone attack

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Posted by    Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 7:00am 8/5/2018 at 7:00am
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Reports from officials in Venezuela indicate that several drones loaded with explosives were detonated close to President Nicolas Maduro while he was speaking at an event.

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