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Flashback to when Obama weaponized 2013 government shutdown

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2018

High profile national monuments and parks were *Barrycaded” so that TV cameras could show veterans and others being turned away

Flashback to when Obama weaponized 2013 government shutdown

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1/19/2018 at 2:30pm
It’s unclear at this point whether there will be a short-term budget deal, or a government “shutdown.” Despite the drama, a shutdown is not really a shut down. Essential services continue. It’s more of a scale-back, and the government has a lot of discretion as to what gets scaled back. In a…
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New Ithaca College President Under Fire for Sex Abuse Conviction from 17 Years Ago

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2018

“pleaded no contest”

New Ithaca College President Under Fire for Sex Abuse Conviction from 17 Years Ago

https://youtu.be/M22tErO9mwg
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1/19/2018 at 2:00pm
This was no small deal. She was accused of sexual contact with a woman who was receiving therapy at a psychiatric institute which employed her. FOX News reports: Ithaca College president under fire over sex abuse conviction from 17 years ago The new Ithaca College president is making headlines this week after at least…
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Follow the March for Life Open Thread

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2018

A hope-filled day

Follow the March for Life Open Thread

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1/19/2018 at 12:31pm
Every year, pro-lifers from all over the country brave the D.C. winter to stand for the sanctity of life, representing a fraction of national pro-life support. The value and sanctity of each and every human life is by far one of the most, if not THE most important issue of our…
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University Course Examines the ‘Pyramid of White Supremacy’

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2018

“mandatory for Salisbury students that want to receive an elementary education major”

University Course Examines the ‘Pyramid of White Supremacy’

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1/19/2018 at 12:00pm
Isn’t it interesting how progressives in academia have adjusted their messaging to align perfectly with Democrats and the media? The Daily Caller reports: College Course Unveils ‘Pyramid Of White Supremacy’ A course at Salisbury University suggests that “remaining apolitical” and saying “two sides to every story” are part of the “pyramid of white supremacy,”…
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Anti-Israel activists attempt to hijack Women’s March – again

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2018

Attempt by Jewish Voice for Peace, Code Pink and others to make Women’s March 2018 about Ahed Tamimi, arrested for hitting and kicking Israeli soldiers for the cameras.

Anti-Israel activists attempt to hijack Women’s March – again

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1/19/2018 at 10:30am
During the 2017 Women’s March on Washington and follow up Women’s Strike, anti-Israel activists attempted to hijack the movement. Anti-Israel activist Linda Sarsour attempted to steer the movement against Israel, and the Women’s Strike was co-organized by and honored convicted supermarket bomber murderer (and immigration fraudster) Rasmea Odeh. This fits a consistent pattern…
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Elon University Prof Allegedly Doxing ‘Far Right Extremists’ for Antifa

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2018

“program feeds data to the hyper-partisan organization Southern Poverty Law Center”

Elon University Prof Allegedly Doxing ‘Far Right Extremists’ for Antifa

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1/19/2018 at 10:00am
Antifa gets an alarming level of support from people who work in academia. What does that tell you? The Daily Caller reports: This Elon University Professor Is Doxing ‘Far-Right Extremists’ For Antifa An Elon University professor has devised a “secret weapon” to fight “far-right extremists” on behalf of Antifa — she’s made software to…
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California bullet train blasts through budget

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2018

The only thing “high speed” about the train is the rate at which it goes through money!

California bullet train blasts through budget

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1/19/2018 at 9:00am
When I voted against Proposition 1A in 2008, I knew that the proposed California high-speed rail was likely to be a real budget buster. It appears that I was right, once again. The only thing “high speed” about this bullet train is the rate at which it goes through money! The estimated cost…
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University’s LGBT Group Leaders Resign After Facebook Post Targets Minorities

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2018

“comments were inappropriate and offensive”

University’s LGBT Group Leaders Resign After Facebook Post Targets Minorities

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1/19/2018 at 8:00am
This happened at George Washington University. A clash of identity politics. The College Fix reports: Shakeup: LGBTQ group leaders out after Facebook post targets minorities A shakeup at a George Washington University LGBT group came after the vice president of the group claimed in a Facebook post that minority LGBT members rarely attend the…
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o2rom6RyAp8

Republicans demand declassification of “deeply troubling” report on Obama DOJ/FBI Russia collusion investigation

Posted by  ▪  January 19, 2018

Could this be the end of Mueller’s investigation?

Republicans demand declassification of “deeply troubling” report on Obama DOJ/FBI Russia collusion investigation

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1/19/2018 at 7:00am
A memo compiled by the House Intelligence Committee has several Republican Congressmen rattled. Thursday afternoon, lawmakers began demanding declassification of key points of a FISA Memo which they say “raise serious questions about the upper echelon of the Obama DOJ and Comey FBI” in the Russia/collusion investigation. Rep. DeSantis (R-FL) tweeted: The classified…
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Trump admin files for Supreme Court review of DACA case, but does not seek emergency stay

Posted by  ▪  January 18, 2018

Strategy of seeking to fast track SCOTUS review, but not fast track it so much that it would interfere with DACA deal negotiations.

Trump admin files for Supreme Court review of DACA case, but does not seek emergency stay

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1/18/2018 at 8:41pm
The government just filed a Petition for Writ of Certiorari Before Judgment (full embed at bottom of post)(pdf.) in the Supreme Court seeking pre-judgement review of the federal District Court order preventing the Trump administration from terminating DACA. That District Court decision was absurd, as pointed out when we covered the decision, Judge…
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#SchumerShutdown: House approves stopgap spending bill, now on to Senate

Posted by  ▪  January 18, 2018

Senate Democrats say they have the votes to stop government funding.

#SchumerShutdown: House approves stopgap spending bill, now on to Senate

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1/18/2018 at 7:43pm
The House of Representatives just approved a short term continuing spending bill to keep the government fully funded until mid-February. The vote was 230-197. 11 Republicans voted no. 5 Democrats voted yes It now moves on to the Senate, where Democrats say they have the votes to stop the funding, and at…
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Supreme Court halts North Carolina court-ordered redrawing of congressional districts

Posted by  ▪  January 18, 2018

Means the current districts likely will apply to 2018 midterms.

Supreme Court halts North Carolina court-ordered redrawing of congressional districts

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1/18/2018 at 6:59pm
We covered the other day how North Carolina was ordered to redo it’s congressional maps, Court Tells North Carolina to Redraw Congressional Lines by Next Week. The Supreme Court just issued a Stay of that order. The application for stay presented to The Chief Justice and by him referred to the Court is granted,…
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What Media Bias? Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski to Receive Journalism Award

Posted by  ▪  January 18, 2018

“major contribution to the protection of First Amendment freedoms”

What Media Bias? Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski to Receive Journalism Award

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1/18/2018 at 6:00pm
Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski of MSNBC’s Morning Joe are about to be honored with a journalism award because of there’s one thing people in media love to do, it’s pat each other on the back. Kyle Drennen reports at NewsBusters: Seriously? Joe & Mika Getting Award for ‘Responsible Journalism’ Two of most wildly…
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Communist Angela Davis Hosted by Florida State for MLK Week

Posted by  ▪  January 18, 2018

“was once on the FBI’s “Most Wanted List”

Communist Angela Davis Hosted by Florida State for MLK Week

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1/18/2018 at 5:16pm
Isn’t it fascinating how far left radicals like Davis can visit colleges and no one riots? The Washington Examiner reports: Florida State hosts communist Angela Davis for MLK Week Florida State University hosted communist leader Angela Davis last night to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Week. Davis, who was once on the FBI’s “Most Wanted…
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Approaching ramming speed: Senate Judiciary Committee advances 17 judicial nominees

Posted by  ▪  January 18, 2018

Numerous non-judicial nominees also advanced through other committees, leading to howls from liberal interest groups.

Approaching ramming speed: Senate Judiciary Committee advances 17 judicial nominees

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1/18/2018 at 4:30pm
We long have complained about the slow pace of judicial nominees due to Democrat stalling tactics. Despite the fact that a record number (12) of appeals court nominees were confirmed last year, there remained a serious backlog to fill over 100 vacancies. Filling these vacancies, and feeding more nominees into the pipeline, is…
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Are We Headed Towards Another Government Shutdown? Here’s What Everyone’s Saying

Posted by  ▪  January 18, 2018

Trump’s tweet about CHIP almost upends budget negotiations

Are We Headed Towards Another Government Shutdown? Here’s What Everyone’s Saying

https://youtu.be/oCMQW18LXIk
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1/18/2018 at 3:00pm
Every year, Congress faces the same budgetary deadline and every year, drama surrounding said deadline engulfs the news cycle. You’d think at some point they’d plan ahead and sort this business out well in advance of the deadline, but it’s much harder to lambast your opponent and score political points that…
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Kenneth Marcus nomination to head DOE Office for Civil Rights passes Senate HELP Committee

Posted by  ▪  January 18, 2018

Leading scholar on anti-Semitism was subjected to vicious smear campaign by anti-Israel activists, passes Committee 12-11 on straight party line vote

Kenneth Marcus nomination to head DOE Office for Civil Rights passes Senate HELP Committee

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1/18/2018 at 12:45pm
The Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee just voted 12-11, on a straight party line vote, to advance the nomination of Kenneth Marcus to become Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights in the Department of Education, the press office of Chair Lamar Alexander has confirmed. The vote took place after…
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