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With Stimulus Orders, Trump Sidesteps Democrats | The American SpectatorThe American Spectator

With Congress still at a weeks-long standstill over the details of the second stimulus package, President Trump took initiative on...

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    Inside the Push to Make Washington, DC the 51st State: Representation for Taxation or Liberal Power Grab?

    There's a move afoot to make the District of Columbia the 51st state. Supporters say they're working to secure voting rights for residents. Critics say it's all about empowering a radical liberal agenda while ensuring Democrats control Cong

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        Barry Shaw - Plot and Deflect. The Democrats Path to Victory

        Barry Shaw – Plot and Deflect. The Democrats Path to Victory The Democrats have adopted Cloward-Piven and Saul Alinsky strategies to regain power. One thing that the Democrat Party learned from Barrack Obama are the strategies of the Marxist pair, C

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        Reality check: Trump has 5% lead over Biden in poll of 11,000

        A sizable poll offers promising news for President Trump. He’s got a 5 percentage point lead over Joseph R. Biden in a survey of over 11,000 respondents. It’s not a gigantic lead, but it is a lead nonetheless. Here are the straightforward numb

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          Democratic Platform Includes Rejoining Anti-Israel U.N. Human Rights Council

          The 2020 Democratic national platform includes a call to rejoin the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), which has been accused of demonizing Israel and elevating leaders with questionable human rights records.

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            No Holds Barr-ed at the House Lynch Session | The American SpectatorThe American Spectator

            What an Attorney General we finally, finally have! It has been such a long time. I always had felt that, after two Trump terms,...

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              Woke Red Bull Execs Fired After Attempting to Force Company Into Black Lives Matter Virtue Signal

              Red Bull is setting an example for all companies to follow.

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                Michigan Teacher Fired After Tweeting ‘Trump Is Our President’

                A teacher in Michigan was fired after tweeting simply that President Donald Trump is the president. Justin Kucera of Walled Lake School District, about 30 miles northwest of Detroit, faced the wrath of the school’s administration and was told to eit

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                  California Rejected 100,000 Mail-In Ballots Because of Mistakes

                  More than 100,000 mail-in ballots were rejected by California election officials during the March presidential primary, according to data obtained by AP.

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                    Goya Foods CEO won't apologize in face of boycott, backlash for pro-Trump remarks: 'Suppression of speech'

                    Goya Foods President and CEO Bob Unanue said on Friday that he is not backing down in the face of a boycott over his visit to the White House.

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                      Vote-by-mail Would Create Chaos and Distrust in November - Judicial Watch

                      From Tom Fitton’s op-ed  for The Hill: Mandated mail-in voting and other extreme changes to the 2020 election in response to the COVID-19 pandemic could further undermine public confidence in the American electoral system. Many states, most notably

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                        Dems and Media to Blame for Countless COVID-19 Deaths After Anti-Hydroxychloroquine Hysteria

                        The Democrats and the media have blood on their hands for stoking fears about hydroxychloroquine, which a new study proved cuts the death rate of the coronavirus in half.

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                              The link between George Orwell, George Floyd and the Jews

                              Anybody who believes that the goal of the protesters has been to raise consciousness about the unfair treatment of blacks is missing the point and the bigger picture.

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                              Senate Approves 200th Federal Judge Nominated by Trump | RealClearPolitics

                              WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has approved the nomination of a Mississippi judge to a federal appeals court, the 200th federal judge named by President Donald Trump and confirmed by the...

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                                  1 in 5 Ballots Rejected as Fraud Is Charged in N.J. Mail-In Election | RealClearPolitics

                                  Following accusations of widespread fraud, voter intimidation, and ballot theft in the May 12 municipal elections in Paterson, N.J., state Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal (pictured) announced...

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                                    Scott: Democrats Blocked Police Reform Because Suffering Helps Them

                                    Scott said national and state leaders have failed and continue to fail in passing meaningful legislation due to prioritizing politics over people.

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                                      Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Says 'Our Goal Is to Get Trump Out’

                                      Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors said Friday that President Donald is unfit for office and said that "our goal is to get Trump out."

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                                        Newt Gingrich: Speaker Pelosi, mobs and more -- let's refocus America on liberty and justice for all

                                        Once the memory hole game begins, and the mob tastes blood, this process of destruction can go on and on.

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                                          Sen. Tim Scott Declares ‘We Are Not a Racist Country,’ Argues Dems’ Focus on Race Obstructs Police Reform | National Review

                                          The Senate’s only black Republican made his remarks while unveiling the Republican police reform bill on Wednesday.

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                                            Historic First: Under Trump, Half Of National Security Council Leaders Are Women

                                            For the first time in history, half of the senior leaders of the National Security Council are women. Twelve of the 24 directorates are now female-led.

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                                            Liberals Still Think Obama Was the 'Best President Ever,' Here Are 14 Reasons Why That's Ridiculous

                                            Liberals used social media to dub Trump's birthday as "Obama Day," but what exactly are they celebrating? Here's all thing they don't want you to remember

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                                            Saying No to Kneeling | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                            No. Just no. I will not take a knee. I will not do blackout Tuesday. I won’t be posting “black...

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                                              Trump and Barr Fooled Them All

                                              Commentary President Donald Trump faced a seemingly insurmountable problem. Again. After having gone through a fake impeachment, the ...

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                                              Minneapolis Manufacturing Company Will Leave City after Plant Burned in Riots

                                              A Minneapolis manufacturing company whose plant was set on fire by rioters plans to leave the city, saying that city officials afforded them no assistance in handling the destruction."They don't care about my business," 7-Sigma Inc.'s president

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                                                Astonishing Hypocrisy on Social Distancing | National Review

                                                Now that we have enormous crowds gathering in cities all over the country to protest the death of George Floyd, the talk of the importance of social distancing has almost completely disappeared in …

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                                                  RASMUSSEN: Trump Approval Rating Among Black Voters Hits All-Time High

                                                  With just 150 days until the 2020 presidential election, Donald Trump appears to be making progress with the key demographic of black likely voters...

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                                                      Twenty Questions for Barack Obama | National Review

                                                      Over the last two weeks, considerable evidence has been released related to what appears to be a major, historic political scandal.

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                                                        Sen. Tim Scott Fires Back After Biden Says You 'Ain't Black' if You Vote for Trump

                                                        Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said Friday voters “ain’t black” if they cast their ballots for President Donald Trump. Republican Sen. Tim Scott, the first African-American senator from South Carolina, had a few words for the

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                                                          Tim Scott Responds to Biden’s ‘You Ain’t Black’ Comment | National Review

                                                          “If you have a problem figuring out whether you’re for me or Trump, then you ain’t black,” Joe Biden said this morning.

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                                                            China v. Trump: COVID and the 2020 Election | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                            Charlie Gerow and Mark Singel get it. This week in their side-by-side columns in the Harrisburg Patriot-News, the main newspaper...

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                                                              Who Believes the Lockdowns Were About Science? | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                              Every state and local politician who imposed lockdowns pursuant to the COVID-19 pandemic claimed their decisions were based on “the...

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                                                                  The Hunting of the President | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                  Washington Let us turn to the controversy surrounding Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s first choice for national security adviser. Mr....

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                                                                    The unmasking of Joe Biden

                                                                    Americans have seen more harmful actions from the former administration.

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                                                                      The Politicized Order Inviting Amicus Briefs against the Flynn Case’s Dismissal | National Review

                                                                      Judge Sullivan’s blatantly political directive is designed to frame the Justice Department as politicized.

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                                                                        The Ruling Class Railroading of Michael Flynn | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                        The release of the names of Obama officials who sought the unmasking of Michael Flynn is longer than expected. It...

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                                                                          Welcome to #Obamagate, Everybody! | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                          The hottest hashtag on Twitter is 12 years in the making, and frankly that’s far too late. But hey, better...

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                                                                            Obamagate Is Not a Conspiracy Theory | National Review

                                                                            There’s no reason to ignore the mounting evidence that Obama administration officials were corrupt in their handling of the Trump–Russia investigation.

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                                                                              Alabama senate leaders want to use money from $2 billion coronavirus aid to build new state house

                                                                              Governor Kay Ivey criticized lawmakers' proposal to use Alabama's CARES Act funding for construction of a new State House last week.

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                                                                                Obama, Biden Oval Office Meeting On January 5 Was Key To Entire Anti-Trump Operation

                                                                                In light of the newly declassified documents, it is clear that understanding what happened in that January 5 Oval Office meeting is essential to understanding the corrupt operation against the Trump administration.

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                                                                                  Three Cheers for Jared Kushner | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                  The problem is, yet again, obvious. The Insiders of the Washington Beltway simply cannot abide Outsiders in the White House....

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                                                                                    The Flynn Case Is a Travesty | National Review

                                                                                    This isn’t how our justice system, or high politics, should work.

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                                                                                      Democrats Are Reaping The 'Whirlwind' Kavanaugh Warned About

                                                                                      The media and Democrats were enraged when Brett Kavanaugh warned that their unethical behavior against him might have consequences.

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                                                                                        Explosive New Flynn Documents Show FBI Goal Was To 'Get Him Fired'

                                                                                        Newly disclosed handwritten documents in the Michael Flynn case show that the stated goal of the FBI in interviewing Flynn was to 'get him fired.'

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                                                                                          The Hypocrisy on Tara Reade Is a National Disgrace | National Review

                                                                                          We do not know whether her accusations against Joe Biden are true. We do know that Biden’s campaign and the press have embraced a double standard.

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                                                                                            Democrats to Replace Biden at Convention Over Tara Reade Sexual Assault Allegations?

                                                                                            Will Tara Reade's and other allegations against Joe Biden derail him from getting the Democratic nomination? Whispers around the party suggest it could happen.

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                                                                                              Despite fossil fuel pledge, Biden still taking money linked to oil industry

                                                                                              A board member of the petrochemical giant Phillips 66 with ties to Joe Biden has donated the maximum allowable amount to his presidential campaign, and Biden's campaign recently paid $85,000 to a travel company linked to the donor, Federal Electi

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                                                                                                The data is in — stop the panic and end the total isolation | TheHill

                                                                                                Americans are now desperate for sensible policymakers who have the courage to ignore the panic and rely on facts.

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                                                                                                Judicial Watch’s Campaign for Clean Elections - Judicial Watch

                                                                                                With the presidential race heating up, election integrity is back in the news. Cheaters gonna cheat and there’s lots of ways to steal an election—dirty voter rolls, mail-in voting, and “ballot harvesting” are three areas ripe for abuse. Judicial W

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                                                                                                  The Deadly Costs of Extended Shutdown Orders

                                                                                                  ore than a dozen governors extended their economic shutdown orders recently into May and beyond. Those officials should have publicly addressed the following questions first: How many coronavirus deaths do you expect to avert by the shut-down extension? W

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                                                                                                  Pandemic Has Magnified The Worst Impulses Of The Power-Hungry Elite

                                                                                                  This pandemic has exposed the motives of our self-appointed betters in D.C. and the media, pushing anti-American policies to give themselves more power.

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                                                                                                    Will John Brennan Get Away With It? | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                    Attorney General Bill Barr, speaking to Fox News about the Obama administration’s spying upon the Trump campaign, said, “What happened...

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                                                                                                      Blame Trump | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                      It is Trump’s fault. It all is Trump’s fault. It always all is Trump’s fault. George W. Bush — someone whom the Left and their Corrupt Journalist Corps labeled as an idiot — built up a strategic stockpile of N95...

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                                                                                                        A Mitigation Disaster | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                        The most prominent physicians on the White House Coronavirus Task Force, Drs. Deborah Birx and Anthony Fauci, have generally managed to outmaneuver members of the media who have attempted to inveigle them into undercutting the president by endorsing a nat

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                                                                                                          RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel: Democrats' coronavirus voting plan – this is the way to undermine democracy

                                                                                                          After failing with their first left-wing laundry list disguised as coronavirus relief, Democratic leaders are already plotting their next attempt to use the pandemic for political gain.  

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                                                                                                            The ‘Orange Man Bad’ Disease | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                            As late as March 11, Mayor Bill de Blasio was still telling New York City residents to carry on life as normal: “If you’re not sick, you should be going about your life.” Two days earlier, Italy had announced a...

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                                                                                                              Coronavirus Response: Hospitals Rated Best, News Media Worst

                                                                                                              Approval of U.S. leaders' and institutions' response to the coronavirus situation ranges from a low of 44% for the news media to a high of 88% for U.S. hospitals.

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                                                                                                                Despicable: 9 Liberal Pet Projects Smuggled Into Pelosi's Coronavirus Bill

                                                                                                                House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her fellow Democrats are pushing a coronavirus response bill that meddles in elections, funds AIDS programs and the Kennedy Center, and delivers for unions and climate activists.

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                                                                                                                  Trump Squashes Democrats’ Partisan Demands For Funding Not Related To Coronavirus

                                                                                                                  President Donald Trump put his foot down on Democrats’ attempts to advance their leftist political agenda by hijacking the coronavirus relief bill and filling it with partisan demands that are not related to the coronavirus crisis. The president mad

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                                                                                                                  Deroy Murdock: Trump fights coronavirus effectively – political attacks on his response should stop

                                                                                                                  According to President Trump’s enemies, his response to the coronavirus lies somewhere between reckless indifference and negligent homicide. Nothing could be further from the truth.

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                                                                                                                    Media, Democrats Ran With False Claim Trump 'Disbanded' Pandemic Office

                                                                                                                    The man who ran the White House pandemic program dismissed a Democratic claim that Trump eliminated the team and criticized reporters for parroting it.

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                                                                                                                    Joe Biden Lies About Coronavirus Testing To Make Trump Look Bad

                                                                                                                    Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden blatantly lied to the American public about the Trump administration’s handling of coronavirus testing.

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                                                                                                                      Government Is No Match for the Coronavirus | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                      The Coronavirus is reminding everyone that you cannot rely on government and that ultimately it is the private sector that will provide the solutions. Many non-medical government officials and members of the media are predicting massive cases of COVID-19

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                                                                                                                        The Real Reason Why 40 Republicans Voted Against the Second Coronavirus Bill

                                                                                                                        Here's the real reason why 40 Republicans voted against Nancy Pelosi's coronavirus spending bill. The "Families First" legislation includes a ridiculously broad paid sick leave provision and it was rushed on Congress.

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                                                                                                                          GOP candidate Catalina Lauf says mainstream media 'can't fathom' a 'young Latina' Trump supporter

                                                                                                                          Speaking to Fox News' Media Angle, Republican congressional candidate Catalina Lauf said the mainstream media "carries water" for House Democrats.

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                                                                                                                            Karl Rove: Coronavirus crisis a major test for America – So why are Biden, DSCC raising money off it?

                                                                                                                            The Biden presidential campaign and the DSCC crossed a line by cynically exploiting a national crisis for money and donors.

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                                                                                                                              MSNBC's Joy Reid hits Dems for including abortion in emergency spending bill: 'What does that have to do with COVID-19?'

                                                                                                                              MSNBC host Joy Reid appeared bewildered over reports that the proposed emergency spending bill from House Democrats to combat the coronavirus outbreak was halted over a dispute involving "abortion."

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                                                                                                                                Morning Greatness: Media Fuels Coronavirus Panic to Damage Trump - American Greatness

                                                                                                                                Good Monday morning. Here’s what’s on the president’s agenda today: The president  participates in a roundtable with supporters in Longwood, Florida President Trump delivers remarks at a fundraising committee luncheon The president retu

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                                                                                                                                  Coronavirus and Trump’s Wars on Open Borders, Chinese Trade Practices, and California Homelessness | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                  I don’t know whether the Trump Administration has done the world’s best job in responding to the Coronavirus. Who in the world knows? Shall we assume that everyone in the governments of South Korea, Italy, and other civilized free countries...

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                                                                                                                                    Globalization Bleeding | National Review

                                                                                                                                    The recurring dream — or nightmare — of being a ‘citizen of the world’

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                                                                                                                                      New Impeachment Rules Would Snare Obama

                                                                                                                                      Barack Obama’s eight-year tenure was detrimental to the United States, but like most of his nonbelievers, I harbor no animosity for his person. Few critics that I know advocated that Obama be impea…

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                                                                                                                                        Joe Biden Promotes 3 Debunked Claims Regarding The Coronavirus

                                                                                                                                        During an interview on Sunday, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden promoted a debunked claim about Dr. Anthony Fauci, the head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the National Institutes of Health, falsely claiming that

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                                                                                                                                          Be Careful What We Wish For | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                          For nearly a century, women’s advocates have tried — without success — to add a provision to the Constitution guaranteeing equal rights to women. First introduced to Congress in 1923 by Alice Paul, the pro-life founder of the National Woman’s...

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                                                                                                                                            Assault Rifle Bans Turn Lawful Gun Owners Into Felons Overnight | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                            On January 20, 2020, the nation turned towards Virginia as a massive Second Amendment rally took place in Richmond. Why did this “Right to Bear Arms” rally occur? Because Virginians were afraid of an aggressive legislative agenda aimed at gun...

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                                                                                                                                              Group threatens lawsuits over ‘suspiciously high’ voter registration rates in swing states

                                                                                                                                              Voters in Florida, Michigan, and Colorado are threatening to sue their states after an independent organization discovered that each has counties with unusually high voter registration rates -- in some cases, they found more registered voters than actu

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                                                                                                                                                Ben Shapiro: Bernie Sanders is not a social democrat, he's a lifelong communist. Dems have no gatekeepers

                                                                                                                                                There is hardly a single communist regime of the past half-century for which Sanders has not expressed some level of moral support.

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                                                                                                                                                  GIRL Power Could Be Deadly for Dems in 2020 | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                  In this space a week ago I mentioned, in an entry discussing Democrat state representative John Rogers of Birmingham, Alabama, as the dumbest state legislator in America, the GIRL Act moving through that state’s House of Representatives. At the time

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                                                                                                                                                    Why Pete Buttigieg Is The Most Destructive Candidate For Christianity

                                                                                                                                                    South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg checks all the boxes, including religion. And he is without a doubt the most dangerous candidate for the gospel.

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                                                                                                                                                      Left Goes Bananas On Barr’s DOJ After Ignoring Far Worse Under Obama

                                                                                                                                                      How soon my leftist colleagues and media flacks forget they engaged in left-wing activism at the highest levels of the Department of Justice.

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                                                                                                                                                        The Absurd ‘Trump Is a Tyrant’ Trope | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                        A major reason the Democrats and their media allies have failed to bring down the president, or seriously impede his agenda, is their refusal to abandon the caricature of Trump they created during the 2016 election. The most absurd feature...

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                                                                                                                                                          To Fully Comprehend Trump, an Insight Into the Jargon of NYC’s Inner Boroughs | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                          For four years, polling has documented that the president’s strongest support demographic is America’s Orthodox Jews. The support runs between 70 percent in radical Los Angeles to 90 percent most everywhere else. This has been documented here and here

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                                                                                                                                                            The Media’s Bernie Sanders Makeover Begins | National Review

                                                                                                                                                            Left-wing pundits have already started selling moderates on a vision of the radical Democratic presidential front-runner that doesn’t comport with reality.

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                                                                                                                                                              Rand Paul’s Irrefutable Case Against Socialism | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                              Rand Paul’s new book, The Case Against Socialism, provides clear and compelling evidence as to why socialism begins with alluring promises and ends with starvation and even death for some. Socialism is being promoted this political season with the appea

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                                                                                                                                                                Senator Tim Scott Just Gave America a Much-Needed Ward Cleaver Lecture About Fairness

                                                                                                                                                                When you hear Senator Tim Scott's bold and elegant talk about fairness in the impeachment process, you'll understand why President Trump relied so much on his support. You'll also understand why America so clearly needs to know there are great

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                                                                                                                                                                  Up Schiff’s Creek

                                                                                                                                                                  Adam Schiff is starting to wear on his own. He may be the darling of leftwing cable news. But like a moth to a candle, the California congressman is sucked into the camera lights, without realizing how he is scorched and consumed. He hijacked the Democrat

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                                                                                                                                                                    New Soros-Funded University to Combat Climate Change, Nationalism

                                                                                                                                                                    Billionaire currency speculator George Soros says he plans to spend $1 billion to found a global university to ...

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                                                                                                                                                                      How much is Trump’s impeachment costing taxpayers?

                                                                                                                                                                      At the heart of the impeachment case is the allegation that Trump intentionally withheld military aid from Ukraine

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                                                                                                                                                                        5 Times Obama Broke The Law But Democrats Didn’t Impeach Him

                                                                                                                                                                        Perhaps the most exhausting part of the Democrats’ impeachment effort is their self-righteousness. “No one is above the law,” they say, “not even the president.” But perhaps my favorite argument that has been used several times in recent weeks,

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                                                                                                                                                                          The truth about anti-Semitism

                                                                                                                                                                          Contra prominent Democrats, it's a virus, not a homegrown ideological phenomenon.

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                                                                                                                                                                          Neil Gorsuch Issues Savage Rebuke to Activist Judges and Nationwide Injunctions

                                                                                                                                                                          On Monday, Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch issued a savage rebuke to activist judges who use nationwide injunctions to frustrate the Trump administration.

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                                                                                                                                                                            And Now a Novel Theory: Truth as a Defense | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                            I had to wait until Saturday nightfall, the end of Shabbat, to watch the opening speeches by President Trump’s defense team. At least YouTube had not blacklisted those (yet). I already am a huge Pat Cipollone fan because he is...

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                                                                                                                                                                              Justin Haskins: Democrats' student debt lies – here's what Sanders and Warren are not telling you

                                                                                                                                                                              Democrats want to throw more money at the problem and give greater power to those who created the crisis.

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                                                                                                                                                                                Adam Schiff is the one helping Vladimir Putin destabilize US democracy (opinion) - CNN

                                                                                                                                                                                Scott Jennings writes that when Rep. Adam Schiff questioned the legimitacy of the 2020 presidential election on the floor of the US Senate, he finished what Russian President Vladimir Putin started.

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                                                                                                                                                                                The Iowa Dad Is Wrong. Paying People Back Who Had Paid for College Wouldn’t Be Fair Enough. | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                What he’s implicitly saying is that his choice to be financially responsible has cost him things that money cannot replace. 

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                                                                                                                                                                                  Trump? It’s Time to Prosecute Obama | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                  While Democrats are demanding the impeachment of the current president, how about prosecuting the last one? With the newfound concern for presidential law-breaking — and as the impeachment trial of President Trump gears up a new report from the Governme

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                                                                                                                                                                                    Victor Davis Hanson: Trump, Netanyahu have transformed their nations -- It's better to be respected than liked

                                                                                                                                                                                    Whether by accident or by deliberate osmosis, Israel and the U.S. have adopted similar solutions to their existential problems.

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                                                                                                                                                                                      Report: Anti-Trump 'Whistleblower' Heard Discussing Need to 'Take Out' Trump 2 Weeks into His Presidency

                                                                                                                                                                                      Just two weeks into Donald J. Trump’s presidency, Eric Ciaramella—the CIA operative widely believed to be the anti-Trump “whistleblower”— was overheard discussing with another Whi…

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                                                                                                                                                                                        Newt Gingrich: Trump impeachment will bring Pelosi and House Democrats condemnation by history

                                                                                                                                                                                        The judgement of history on the Trump impeachment is going to be that a group of scoundrels in control of the U.S. House of Representatives placed partisan interests above the country, undermined the Constitution, weakened America in the world, and lied a

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                                                                                                                                                                                          Nancy Pelosi (And All Democrats) Need To See These Videos From Iran

                                                                                                                                                                                          House Speaker Nancy Pelosi won't support the Iran protesters. She needs to see the videos of protesters chanting, "Death to the dictator!"

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                                                                                                                                                                                          Obama Passed the Buck. Trump Refused to Play. – Tablet Magazine

                                                                                                                                                                                          In the wake of the targeted killing of Iranian terror master Qassem Soleimani, an interesting fight has broken out—after Donald Trump failed to brief them in advance of the strike, Democrats began fulsomely criticizing the president. This led Republican l

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                                                                                                                                                                                          What If America Were to Take Out Iran’s Main Oil Refineries as the Mullahs Run Out of Moolah? | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                          First, an emphatic opener: I am unalterably opposed to sending American servicemen and women into another intractable foreign adventure. I oppose American adventurism and regime change from outside. If people in an oppressed country are not prepared to ov

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                                                                                                                                                                                            Tammy Bruce: Chelsea Clinton is worth big bucks -- Here's how she managed to make all that money

                                                                                                                                                                                            For time immemorial Americans have asked how it is that politicians manage to get filthy rich in “public service.” Now, their children are also getting rich riding those coattails.

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                                                                                                                                                                                              Yes, Obama Helped Fund the Iranian Regime | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                              Few things irritate media fact checkers more than Trump’s accusation that Obama helped fund the Iranian regime and its terror apparatus.

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                                                                                                                                                                                              AOC riles Dems by refusing to pay party dues, bankrolling colleagues' opponents

                                                                                                                                                                                              Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has already topped the fundraising charts in her short time in Congress, but the liberal darling won’t donate a cent of her millions to Democrats' House campaign organization -- a position that has rankled some of he

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                                                                                                                                                                                                Barack Obama Violated the War Powers Act, Not Trump

                                                                                                                                                                                                In the wake of the strike ordered by President Trump that killed General Qasem Soleimani, many on the left have rushed to criticize Trump for retaliating against the attack on the U.S. embassy in Baghdad. 2020 Democrats, in particular, piled on Trump with

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                                                                                                                                                                                                    Dobson to Christianity Today: Who do YOU want as president? - WND

                                                                                                                                                                                                    When Christianity Today said in an editorial this week that President Trump should be removed from office, it stirred some strong feelings and pointed questions.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                      This Time It Is Personal — for Us | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Those pathological haters and congenital liars impeached not only President Trump on Wednesday night. They impeached us. This time it is personal. That is my  vote they are trying to take away. As an Orthodox Jew, I know plenty about...

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                                                                                                                                                                                                        Pelosi’s Latest Stunt — Haters With the Lost Bark | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                                        So Nancy Pelosi now says that she will not submit the impeachment notice to the Senate. Uh, Okay. All month, she was telling us that the impeachment was so urgent that it could not wait for time-consuming distractions like …...

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                                                                                                                                                                                                          'My Father Would Have Been Disappointed’: Franklin Graham Fires Back at Christianity Today's ‘Elitist Liberal’ Call for President Trump's Removal

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Evangelist Franklin Graham has responded to a fiery editorial posted online Thursday by the publication Christianity Today, which called for President Trump's removal from office.  

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                                                                                                                                                                                                            A Russian Under Every Bed | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                                            After Trump’s election, his opponents took a sudden dislike to the Russians they once saw as peace partners

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                                                                                                                                                                                                              Is Trump the Only Adult in the Room? | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                                              The common denominator of all this petulance from Trump’s enemies is exasperation over the inability to derail him.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                The Person Of The Year Is Not Greta Thunberg. It's The Hong Kong Protester

                                                                                                                                                                                                                In defiance of the most powerful authoritarian regime in the modern world, the protester in Hong Kong has stood against the authority of Red China with courage and dedication.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                  UK Election a Disaster for Corbyn's Labour Party as Conservatives Win Landslide Victory

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party has won a thumping majority of seats in Britain's Parliament - a decisive outcome to a Brexit-dominated election that should allow Johnson to fulfill his plan to take the U.K. out of the European Un

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                    4 Reasons The Left’s Methods Are Far More Cult-Like Than Trump’s

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    In their effort to label President Trump as a cult leader, media elites have finally cracked open a real discussion about mass conformity.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The Absurd Crusade against the Salvation Army | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    You don’t have to be a Christian to appreciate the goodness of the people who run and work for it.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Who Watches the Watchmen? | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Our investigatory agencies should function like the First Amendment: protecting both free speech we admire and unpopular speech that most prefer not to hear.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Are Thought Crimes Impeachable? | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Alleged bad thoughts are not crimes — at least not outside George Orwell’s dystopian novel “1984.”

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                        'With All Due Respect': Nikki Haley's No-Nonsense Approach to Life and Politics

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        CBN News speaks with former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley about her new book, With All Due Respect: Defending America with Grit and Grace.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Let's Take a Closer Look at the Pro-LGBT Group Chick-Fil-A Will Now Be Funding: Mat Staver Responds to Franklin Graham

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Chick-fil-A is facing widespread criticism for dropping several ministries it had supported after left-wing activists falsely labeled those ministries anti-LGBT.  Here's one of the groups they'll now be supporting.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Chick-fil-A Caves To Pressure By Halting Donations To Christian Charities

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            It is unclear whether faith-based organizations need to denounce Christianity or the traditional view of sexuality to receive Chick-fil-A’s donations.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Russia Probe Was Watergate-Like Breach of Trump Campaign, Investigative Journalist Says

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Investigative journalist Lee Smith says the story of the origins of the FBI investigation into Trump campaign aides ...

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                              'Uphold Our Constitution': Trump Marks Major Milestone with Appointment of 150th Federal Judge

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              President Trump just celebrated the appointment of his 150th federal judge on Wednesday – a huge milestone that will have a lasting impact long after the president leaves office.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Georgia State Lawmaker Proposes Making Gender Transition Surgery for Minors a Felony

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Georgia state lawmaker Ginny Ehrhart has proposed a bill to make it a felony for anyone to perform gender transition surgery on children.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  17 Democrats Who Weren’t Held Accountable for Scandals by Their Constituents

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  This list, which is by no means comprehensive, demonstrates a longstanding pattern of Democrats willing to ignore depravity in their elected leaders when they reach the ballot box.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  We Teach Nothing, We Know Nothing—and That Could Cost the United States Everything

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The Democrats' socialism should be exposed for the greed and power-madness that it is. But our lack of knowledge of history prevents a real conversation about it.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Without Accountability, There Can Never Be Trust in Our Government

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Without Accountability, There Can Never Be Trust in Our Government

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Trumped Out?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        The new post-Mueller media narrative is “weariness” and “exhaustion” with President Trump’s tweets, his cul de sac Sharpie controversy, his ideas about buying Greenland, his unorthodox art-of-the-d…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Deroy Murdock: Dem presidential candidates lie when they claim Trump is a racist

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Democrats love to call President Trump a "racist." It's a lie fanned by the Old Guard media that contributes to the poison of division choking America.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Judicial 'Dictators': When a Single Judge Can Tell the Entire Country What to Do

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Of the government's three branches, the Judiciary is the only unelected one, and at times the most powerful.  

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            The Comey-Brennan Conspiracy to Violate Trump’s Civil Rights | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Last week’s publication of the Justice Department Inspector General’s report on former FBI director James Comey basically found that he was the leaking, sneaky weasel that he promised President Trump he wouldn’t be. Comey claims that he’s been cle

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Alyssa Milano Says She Owns 2 Guns for Self Defense in Meeting With Sen. Ted Cruz After Disagreement Over Guns

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Actress and liberal activist Alyssa Milano revealed in a meeting with Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) to discuss gun violence that she has two guns in her home for self-defense, and that “we all believe in the Second Amendment.”

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Mattis: Obama Failed to Respond to Iran Bomb Plot on U.S. Soil Because of Nuclear Deal

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                After the surprise resignation of Secretary of Defense James Mattis last December, Democrats were quick to politicize the news, and have certainly been hoping ever since that Mattis would provide them with new information they could use to attack Donald T

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Trump — or What, Exactly? | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Let’s compare Trump’s policies and behavior to that of prior presidents — and to his 2020 opponents’.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Immigration Restriction Is Not Hate | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    It can’t be that the only respectable position on immigration is whatever the Democrats’ center of gravity on the issue is at any given time.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Gutting Religious Freedom: Why Opponents of the 'Do No Harm Act' Say It Would Actually Do Serious Harm

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      It could become harder for Americans to live out their faith if a bill before Congress becomes law. Opponents warn the "Do No Harm Act" (DNHA) certainly would not live up to its name – in fact, it would do the opposite of what its name claims. 

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        The Racism of Racism | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Racism is racist. That is to say, an observer’s own racism defines whether he accuses another of racism. And the Left is racist in a way that the conservative right cannot even fathom because the conservative right simply does not...

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Deroy Murdock: Claims that Trump is a racist are baseless and divisive

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          There is a double-standard for claiming Trump is a racist. He's clearly not and is being falsely accused.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            'America Will Never Be a Socialist Country': GOP Senator Wants to Make It Official

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Sen. Steve Daines (R-MT) on Monday introduced a Senate resolution condemning "the growing socialist movement" in America and praising capitalism as "the greatest engine for human advancement in the history of the world."

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Does a Guilty Conscience Explain Mueller's Fumbling Testimony? (UPDATED)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Robert Mueller's bumbling testimony may be explained by his guilty conscience. He abetted the Obama administration witch hunt against Donald Trump.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                The Economy, Father of Us All | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Good times immunize a president and make his over-the-top domestic enemies look irrelevant.  

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Throw Her Out | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  A Reminiscence Three provocations in my life have impelled me to to use my hands and related limbs to resolve a disagreement. Back in my college years, I rode two New York subway trains and a bus for the 90-minute...

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ted Cruz, progressive hero? Texan defies hard-liner image with AOC cooperation and more

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Is Ted Cruz – the unapologetic conservative who ran for president in 2016 saying Republicans win by painting “in bold colors, not pale pastels”– making a conscious effort to expand his appeal beyond conservatives?

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Kyrsten Sinema Leads Bipartisan Push To Streamline Removal Of Migrant Families With Invalid Asylum Claims | Daily Wire

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) is spearheading an effort to streamline the screening and deportation process for migrant families who have entered into the United States without valid legal claims for asylum.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Anti-Semitic BDS Movement Advocates Illegal Discrimination | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      In their zeal to punish Israel, the movement’s proponents push for egregious violations of federal, state, and local non-discrimination laws.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Victor Davis Hanson: America does not have to be perfect to be good (despite what radical progressives tell us)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        The summer season has ripped off the thin scab that covered an American wound, revealing a festering disagreement about the nature and origins of the United States.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          How Democratic Socialists Are Gaining Control of the Democratic Party

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          The Democratic Party is fracturing, and key members are pushing the Party to the hard left of socialism.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            House Rules That Pelosi's Criticism of Trump Tweets Violates Chamber Rules

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            The House ruled on July 16 that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s criticism of President Donald Trump violated the ...

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Conservative Women on College Campuses: 'We're Not a Dying Breed'

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Conservative women on college campuses say they're victims of liberal bias.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Pastor who volunteers at Florida migrant shelter blasted by Dems says care at facility is ‘phenomenal’

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren described detained kids at the Homestead, Fla. migrant shelter as treated "like little prisoners," but a pastor who has been volunteering at the shelter since former President Barack Obama was in offic

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Poll: Majority Wants Mass Deportations Following Congressional Inaction

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  A majority of Americans want mass deportations of illegal aliens if Congress fails to reach a deal that closes loopholes in the asylum system.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Hispanic pastors tour border facility lambasted by AOC and say they are ‘shocked by misinformation’ | Fox News

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Rev. Samuel Rodriguez was "full of indignation" when he saw the reports and heard from politicians about the deplorable and inhumane conditions for illegal immigrants at an El Paso County, Texas migrant detention center, but what he saw at the same facili

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Pelosi, Shamed by Photo, Reverses on Border Bill | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      “Most presidents have used Oval Office addresses for noble purposes. This president just used the backdrop of the Oval Office to manufacture a crisis, stoke fear, and divert attention from the turmoil in his administration.” — Senate Democratic Lead

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Bernie's #CancelStudentDebt Is A Dangerous Scam

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Sen. Bernie Sanders’ new plan to eliminate $1.6 trillion in student debt does little to help the poor and absolutely nothing to lower costs.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          The Myth and Fraud That There Ever Was an Arab Country or People Called ‘Palestine’ | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          In a recent Nazi outrage, Rashida Tlaib, Democrat Liar of Michigan, stated that the Holocaust has had a “calming” effect on her because the “Palestinians” “welcomed” the Jews into “their” land as a haven from Hitler. The Big Lie —...

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            6 GOP Senators Want to Make Firing Bad Bureaucrats Easier

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            WASHINGTON—Firing underperforming career civil servants should take no more than a year, according to six Republican senators who ...

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Jared Kushner Reveals First Part of President Trump's Deal of the Century

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Jared Kushner reveals a ten-year economic plan for a $50 billion global investment fund in the Middle East to be outlined at the upcoming Bahrain conference

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              What AO-C’s ‘Concentration Camp’ Comments Tell Us About the Deconstruction and Breakdown of American Education | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              “The United States is running concentration camps on our southern border.… ‘Never Again’ means something.” — AO-C “Concentration camps were places where Nazis inflicted slave labor, torture and death upon innocent Jews removed from their hom

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                When Normality Became Abnormal

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Donald Trump is many things. But one thing he is not is a defender of the 2009-2016 status quo and accepted progressive convention. Since 2017, everything has been in flux. Lots of past conventional assumptions of the Obama-Clinton-Romney-Bush generation

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Mayor In His Hometown Proposes Grinding Thomas Jefferson’s Birthday Into The Dust

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  It is Thomas Jefferson who wrote the words that became a promissory note of freedom for all races that this nation cashed in its own blood.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Freedom of Speech Wins in Texas | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Texas’ Governor Greg Abbott on Sunday signed a bill ensuring that speakers in public areas on campuses will be protected, and that students interfering with free speech will face harsh consequences. Abbott is following in the footsteps of states such...

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Why Are the Western Middle Classes So Angry? | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Rather than answer voters’ concerns, managerial elites mock them, while escaping the consequences of their own disastrous policies.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      LGBTQ Bigotry: Tyranny Masquerading as Tolerance

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      To anyone focused on real-world events and relationships, America is obviously the most tolerant and inclusive society that has ever existed. If you are looking for irrefutable evidence, watch an hour of TV commercials created by major U.S. companies. Rac

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Sonovogun! Our Guy Really Is Presidential | The American Spectator | Politics is too important to be taken seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        It is The Season of Grading. Twice annually, I am obliged lovingly to hunker down and grade some hundred or so law school final exams. My students consistently prove to be deeply serious-minded and know the expectations, so they produce...

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Why So Many Mass Shootings? Ask The Right Questions And You Might Find Out

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          This past weekend, Americans learned of another mass shooting, this time by an employee who decided to murder as many of the people he had worked with for

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Thirty Years After Tiananmen Square | The American Spectator | Politics is too important to be taken seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          On this day in 1989, the Chinese People’s Liberation Army opened fire on civilians throughout the Chinese capital of Beijing, killing hundreds of students and activists who had assembled to protest for democracy and reforms of China’s authoritarian go

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Communism Expert on What’s Behind the Push for Open Borders

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            WASHINGTON—As Congress holds hearing after hearing without any substantive fixes to immigration law, tens of thousands of illegal ...

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                On Kate Smith and Al Sharpton: The Metaphor of Hypocrisy for the New Age | The American Spectator | Politics is too important to be taken seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                The Goal of Life Should Be to Improve One’s Soul, to Become a Better Person. Although I am a political junkie and, going back to my early teens, always have been, this generation often makes me rue ever having taken...

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The Sinking Collusion Ship | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The end of the Mueller melodrama has marked the beginning of real fear in Washington.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Texas asserts sovereign immunity against Congress

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Texas is asserting its sovereign immunity against Congress, telling Democrats on two congressional committees this week that the state has no obligation to comply with their investigative demands.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      John Stossel: There's nothing wrong with inequality. Here's what IS wrong

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Socialists like Bernie Sanders tell us that “the rich get richer, and the poor get poorer.”

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        What Drove the Mueller Investigation? | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Mueller’s team went down every blind alley relating to its investigation — except where Obama-era officials were likely culpable for relevant unethical or illegal behavior.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          When Justice Is Corrupted at the Top, a Society Becomes Corrupted Downstream | The American Spectator | Politics is too important to be taken seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          First a meme — from our pledge of allegiance: With liberty and justice for all. Now a second meme — from the 1950s “Superman” TV show: Truth, Justice, and the American Way. Now the Bible: Tzedek Tzedek Tirdof — Righteousness Righteousness [alt

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Victor Davis Hanson: Did Trump Really Do All That?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Peggy Noonan, apparently like many, believes that Trump’s occasional callousness and crassness are unprecedented. And they have so befouled the political landscape that he has spawned rude and crude leftwing imitators. The result allegedly is the vile l

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            The Late, Not-So-Great Mueller Investigation | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            It followed the Soviet style: ‘Show me the man, and I’ll show you the crime.’

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Special Counsel Sends Final Report to DOJ, Appears to Recommend No Further Indictments

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Special Counsel Robert Mueller has sent his anticipated report to the Attorney General William Barr, according to a letter sent to several Senators.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                FBI Shouldn’t Be Prosecuting College Fraud, But Axing Its Own Corruption

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                The FBI throwing the book at the rich and famous has the added benefit to being a surefire distraction from the ethical hole the FBI has dug itself.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Thomas Sowell: The dangers of the 'social justice' vision

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Despite how persuasive the words of John Rawls and other ‘social justice’ advocates may be in the world of words, demonstrated facts in the world of reality raise the crucial question as to whether the redistribution of income or wealth can actually b

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    This Week’s Russia Legislation Is Everything That’s Wrong with Congress | National Review

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    It does what lawmakers have become best at: delegating their authority to the president so they can later complain about how he uses it.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Real Divide In America

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      “Democrat” and “Republican” labels no longer sufficient to define America’s degenerating, postmodern social and political landscape

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Ilhan Omar is throwback to days of segregation, when racists openly roamed halls of Congress

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Yes, hatred is hatred, but no form of bigotry is as pervasive in as many places as antisemitism.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Ocasio-Cortez takes a swing at Reagan -- Here's what she doesn't get about our 40th president

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Ronald Reagan warned us against socialism or any form of greater government influence or control.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Jason Chaffetz: Trump’s tax returns and why Democrats are obsessed with them

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          The crown jewels for Democrats in their insatiable quest to overturn the results of the 2016 president election are Donald Trump’s tax returns.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Officials Point to ‘Chaos’ in Schools Since Obama Discipline Policy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            New York City officials say the dramatic drop in school suspensions since the Obama-era school leniency policy has led to "chaos" in schools.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Dems Throw Key Senate Roadblock at Trump Nominees 10X as Often as GOPers Did Obama

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              WASHINGTON—Senate Democrats have forced cloture votes 128 times on President Donald Trump nominees to the federal courts and ...

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                A Cheat, a Con Man Testifies Before Congress | The American Spectator | Politics is too important to be taken seriously.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                I guess I heard only part of the sentence as Michael “Cash Cab” Cohen, testifying before a Congressional committee, was describing a “a cheat, a con man.” It seemed for a moment as though he was ’fessin’ up, coming clean,...

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Marc Thiessen: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is an economic illiterate -- And that's bad news for America

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The left complains that conservatives are "obsessing" over Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Well, there is a reason for that: Ocasio-Cortez is driving the agenda of today's Democratic Party -- and her economic illiteracy is dangerous.