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Trump’s Riyadh Address on Islamist Extremism: “Drive them out”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 1:10pm 5/21/2017 at 1:10pm
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In Saudi Arabia for his first foreign trip as president, President Trump delivered a speech on Islamic extremism and the need for the world to unite against and eradicate it.  Trump urged the Muslim-majority countries to “take the lead in combating radicalization” and to expel Islamist extremists from their places of...

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Palin: President Trump “Will Step In and Fix” Ryan’s ObamaCare Replacement

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 4:30pm 3/12/2017 at 4:30pm
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“Repeal and replace” has been the GOP mantra since the Affordable Care Act, aka ObamaCare, was signed into law in 2010. Riding the wave of horror and outrage that inspired millions of Americans to rise up and rally, attend town halls, and become involved in the election process, the GOP has...

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Attacks on Jeff Sessions hit rock bottom with spy recruitment innuendo

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 9:00pm 3/2/2017 at 9:00pm

In a post two weeks ago, I suggested that Trump was being put on trial in the media based on fact-less innuendo, The fact-free Intelligence Community-Media trial of Trump by innuendo:

I don’t know whether Donald Trump or his aides had any improper contacts with Russian...

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Do We Need A “Federal Job Guarantee”?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 6:30pm 2/11/2017 at 6:30pm
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A group of academics has published an article in the socialist publication Jacobin in which they advocate for a “federal job guarantee.”  This proposal entails a guaranteed minimal income of $23,000 per year and “rising to a mean of $32,500” to people who do not have jobs.  This money would come,...

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The Left Beclowns Itself As It Attempts To #StopTrump

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 11, 2016 at 6:30pm 12/11/2016 at 6:30pm

Since the night of the election, when media coverage of election night went from joyous to stunned to near-weepy, the progressive left has been in a self-righteous lather about President-elect Trump’s victory.  They are pulling out all stops in an effort to undermine President-elect Trump and his presidency.  Indeed, they seem...

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Analysis: The Senate Majority Is Up for Grabs

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 23, 2016 at 12:43pm 10/23/2016 at 12:43pm
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It’s been a while since I’ve written about the Senate, but as the prof did an analysis of the GOP keeping the House, I am revisiting the question of whether or not the GOP can keep the Senate.  As a recap:  The Democrats need to win five Senate seats to win...

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Sen. Ben Sasse Puts Government’s Role in Check

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 6:30pm 9/1/2016 at 6:30pm

One of the more disturbing popular political theories is the notion that Congress Must Do Something!™ Not only is reactionary governance unwise, it also runs contrary to the founders’ intentions. Our government was designed specifically to mitigate the hair ablaze reactivity that inevitably leads to horrible policy and infringement of...

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Florida Senate Race: Rubio, Murphy Likely To Win Tuesday’s Primary

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 28, 2016 at 4:30pm 8/28/2016 at 4:30pm
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Back in May, I wrote about Harry Reid being “fairly certain” that Democrats can retake the Senate this year.  He has reason to be fairly certain in part because Republicans are defending f...

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Palestinians who murdered Israeli couple in front of their children get life sentences

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 9:20pm 7/9/2016 at 9:20pm
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I originally set out to write this post two weeks ago. June 25, to be precise, as part of my ongoing chronicling of the lives and deaths of Israeli victims of Palestinian terror.

But then there were two high profile terror attacks, the stabbing death of 13-year old Hallel Yaffa Ariel as...

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Cologne Sexual Assaults – The Toll rises

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 9, 2016 at 4:33pm 1/9/2016 at 4:33pm

Reading the accounts from Cologne about the throngs of Arab men sexually assaulting women in Cologne on New Year’s Eve, my first thought went to Lara Logan who suffered a similar fate in Egypt during the “Arab Spring.” Lara is continuing to suffer from the unspeakable abuse she endured and was...

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Hillary’s Accomplishments: A Snapshot of Nothing Much

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 19, 2015 at 7:30pm 9/19/2015 at 7:30pm

During the CNN GOP debate, Carly Fiorina challenged Hillary supporters to name one of her accomplishments.

This is an exceedingly fair question of the former First Lady, sena...

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Democrats: Pelosi Needs to Go

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 3:00pm 4/11/2015 at 3:00pm

Now that Harry Reid has announced his retirement, some Democrats think it’s time for Pelosi to do the same.

Two congressmen from Massachusetts are leading the charge.

Daniel Bassali of the Washington Free Beacon:

Dem Reps: Nancy Pelosi Needs to Go

A couple of Massachusetts congressmen suggested Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s (D., Calif.) efforts in...

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Pushing Keystone XL is Smart Lawmaking

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 8:30am 12/17/2014 at 8:30am

Senate Republicans are going to use their newfound majority advantage to tackle Keystone XL first thing come January, sending a message to Democrats and Washington at large that they’re dealing with a different breed of leadership.

Majority Leader-elect Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Majority Whip-elect John Cornyn (R-TX) don’t have an easy job...

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Keystone XL goes up for a vote (UPDATED: Vote fails)

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 5:27pm 11/18/2014 at 5:27pm

UPDATED 7:34 pm EST

This really says it all.

UPDATED 7:15 pm EST

That wasn’t a long-shot vote. That was an exercise in punishment.

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Will Flipping the Senate Lessen the Chance of a Bad Iran Nuclear Deal?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 10, 2014 at 10:00am 11/10/2014 at 10:00am

With the Senate flipping from Democratic control to Republican control, the question emerges whether the legislature, now in the hands of the opposition, will be able to rein in President Barack Obama in the event that he engineers a bad nuclear deal with Iran.

In short, the Senate will almost certainly be...

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Reporters Laugh at Josh Earnest’s Midterm Spin

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 7, 2014 at 4:29pm 11/7/2014 at 4:29pm

I don’t know about you, but I look forward to many more moments like this in the coming weeks.

White House spokesman Josh Earnest was grilled by the White House press pool to admit that the midterms were bad for Democrats and a good laugh was had by all.

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Iowa and Colorado – Signs of the Democratic Apocalypse

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 9:08pm 11/1/2014 at 9:08pm

Candidates still have plenty of time to get out the vote before Tuesday, but an eleventh hour report released by the Colorado Secretary of State has put Democrats on notice, and upped the pressure on Republicans to maintain their momentum heading into election day.

Via the Associated Press:

A report from the...

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