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White House Wants to Merge Labor, Education Departments

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 22, 2018 at 1:00pm 6/22/2018 at 1:00pm
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When I taught high school English, I realized that education is best handled as locally as possible and developed a hatred for the Department of Education. I’ve often said I would abolish that department immediately if I ever became president.

This may be the first step in the right direction. The White...

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Report: Trump Approval With His Base Tops Obama’s, JFK’s At This Point In Their Presidencies

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 17, 2018 at 5:00pm 6/17/2018 at 5:00pm
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President Trump must be doing something right, or the #Resistance is doing something very wrong.  Or both.  No recent president has enjoyed a higher approval rating among his base than Trump since President Bush following the 9/11 terror attacks.

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Democrats Try to Co-opt Trump’s ‘Drain the Swamp’ Message

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 9:00pm 5/23/2018 at 9:00pm
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Democrats have been looking for a message for the 2018 midterms and they finally found one they like. Here’s the funny part. It’s one of Trump’s core talking points.

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Defense Secretary James Mattis in Person – A Man of Impressive Strength and Character UPDATE: Video Added

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 12:00pm 5/13/2018 at 12:00pm

Last week, I attended an event at the American Enterprise Institute. It was a podcast summit which was a joint venture between AEI and Ricochet.

I watched several podcasts taped live, and while they were all informative and entertaining, the crown jewel was an interview with Defense Secretary James Mattis.

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Why Is McCain Speaking Out Against Haspel Confirmation After Voting For Brennan’s?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 5:00pm 5/10/2018 at 5:00pm

As we’ve been covering here at LI, Gina Haspel is President Trump’s pick to head the CIA.  She has been blasted for her role in overseeing then-legal and -authorized enhanced interrogation techniques against Islamist terrorists.

Senator John McCain (R-AZ) has issued a statement in which he urges the Senate not to confirm...

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Right on Cue: Giuliani Will be Attacked for Helping Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 12:00pm 4/22/2018 at 12:00pm
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A familiar pattern plays out when anyone comes to President Trump’s defense. They get targeted for destruction.

Now that former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani has joined Trump’s legal team to reportedly negotiate an end to the Mueller investigation, he will have a target on his back.

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Fox News Poll: GOP Makes Gains In 2018 Voter Preference

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 7:40pm 3/25/2018 at 7:40pm

This year’s midterms are huge for both parties. A newly-released Fox News poll shows the GOP making gains in their voter preference poll.  If true, this is exceptionally good news not just for the GOP but for the president.

Fox News reports:

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Nevada: Trump Tweets, Republican Drops Primary Challenge To Senator Heller

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 7:30pm 3/17/2018 at 7:30pm
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President Trump needs to keep both the House and the Senate in order to fulfill even more of his campaign promises and to get more of his agenda passed.  However, things have not been going well for the GOP in special elections since Trump’s own election.

Recognizing how important Congressional majorities are...

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Trump Personal Assistant John McEntee Fired, Will Join Re-Election Campaign

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 1:00pm 3/13/2018 at 1:00pm
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President Donald Trump’s longtime personal assistant John McEntee has left the White House and will join the president’s 2020 re-election campaign.

The Wall Street Journal reported the White House fired him over security issues. Other reports indicate the firing happened because he is under investigation for serious financial crimes.

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Economic Advisor Gary Cohn Plans to Resign From White House

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 6:00pm 3/6/2018 at 6:00pm
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The New York Times reported that White House Economic Advisor Gary Cohn plans to resign:

The officials insisted there was no single factor behind the departure of Mr. Cohn, who heads the National Economic Council. But his decision to leave came after he seemed poised to lose an internal struggle amid a...

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Hope Hicks Resigning as White House Communications Director

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 4:41pm 2/28/2018 at 4:41pm
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The New York Times has reported that White House Communications Director Hope Hicks has decided to resign:

Ms. Hicks, 29, a former model who joined Mr. Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign without any experience in politics, became known as one of...

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Schiff Memo Gamesmanship: Did He Purposefully Load the Dem Rebuttal With Sensitive Material?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 12:00pm 2/10/2018 at 12:00pm
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Representative Adam Schiff (D-CA) is the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, and he appears to be playing a dangerous game with the Democrat rebuttal to Republican memo written by Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA).  Released last week, the Nunes memo alleges that the FBI under Comey and Obama used questionable...

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Trump HHS Announces “New Conscience and Religious Freedom Division”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 3:37pm 1/21/2018 at 3:37pm
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During his presidential campaign, then-candidate Trump repeatedly spoke of his intent to support life should he be elected. This week he took another huge step in fulfilling this promise with his HHS’s announcement of a new conscience and religious freedom division.

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Has President Trump unleashed a policy war on California?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 2:00pm 1/7/2018 at 2:00pm
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It appears that the elite media is figuring out what has been transparently clear to me: After a full year of California’s politicians waging a #WarOnTrump, the White House is now countering with its own policy bl...

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Bannon v. Trump v. Bannon

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 3:01pm 1/3/2018 at 3:01pm

This flame war between Trump and former aide Steve Bannon is something else.

An article published in The Guardian Wednesday lifted passages from a new book ‘Fire and Fury’ by Michael Wolff. Bannon was quoted heavily in the book, calling the infamous Trump Tower meeting with Russians “treasonous.”
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The Left’s 2017 Trump Predictions: An Array of Calamities That Never Happened

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 1, 2018 at 12:00pm 1/1/2018 at 12:00pm
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At the end of every year, we see a flurry of predictions for the coming year.  None were as amusing as last year’s apocalyptic hysteria as the left contemplated the calamities they envisioned for 2017.

President Trump, they assured us, would destroy our and the global economy, “punish” journalists, quit Twitter, take...

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Trump dumps entire White House HIV/AIDS council

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 31, 2017 at 5:30pm 12/31/2017 at 5:30pm
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President Donald Trump’s White House ends 2017 with a move that inspired more outrageous outrage from social justice warriors across the nation.

His team fired all of the remaining members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS without an explanation.

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