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March 22nd, 2019
usa-israel-flags
By: Lou Weiss – wsj.com – March 21, 2019 Anti-Semites on the hard right and the hard left love to decry the power of the “Jewish lobby.” In one sense they’re right. Israel does exert a profound pull on the American soul. The two nations share deep commonalities, interests and profound respect. The American Israel Public Affairs Committee, or Aipac, gains its...
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March 22nd, 2019
Presidential candidate Warren
By: Brandon Morse – redstate.com – March 21, 2019 The closer we get to 2020, the more heat is being applied to Democratic candidates to focus on and adopt issues that Democrats would have considered extreme not that long ago. According to The Hill, Democratic candidates are hearing increasing calls to focus on fringe issues such as the Green New Deal...
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March 22nd, 2019
The Democratic Donkey
By: Scott Rasmussen – townhall.com – March 21, 2019 For those in the political world, Election 2020 is already here, and the biggest question is whether or not President Donald Trump will get re-elected. Fifty percent of voters think that is likely to happen, while 49 percent disagree. In reality, of course, there are two huge unknowns that will define...
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March 21st, 2019
voting booth - small child peeking
By: Jarrett Sepman – dailysignal.com –  March 18, 2019 The left really wants to give kids the right to vote. This idea is so popular on the left that a majority of House Democrats voted in favor of lowering the voting age to 16. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., endorsed the idea as well. Ryan Saavedra ✔ @Real Saavedra Speaker Nancy...
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March 19th, 2019
sandy-hook rifle
By: Kevin D. Williamson – nationalreview.com – March 17, 2019 Rule No. 1 of tort law: The bad guy is the one with the most money to pay you. On December 14, 2012, Adam Lanza murdered 26 people, 20 of them schoolchildren ages six and seven. Lanza killed himself, too. Can’t sue him. Lanza had a history of mental illness...
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March 19th, 2019
AR-15's for sale
By: David French – nationalreview.com – March 18, 2019 Over the weekend, my colleague Kevin Williamson wrote an outstanding piece illuminating the ideology and opportunism behind a Connecticut Supreme Court opinion holding that the manufacturer of the semi-automatic rifle used in the Sandy Hook shooting may be held liable for violating state unfair-trade-practices statutes. The legal reasoning behind the ruling, if applied...
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March 15th, 2019
kamala-harris @ campaign-launch
By: Dan McLaughlin – nationalreview.com – March 14, 2019 Whom will the Democrats pick to face Donald Trump in 2020? Polls this early don’t matter much: They just tell you who is well-known. Early money doesn’t ensure anything either, although the 2016 Republican race showed how quickly candidates without a huge fundraising base can go broke and drop out months before...
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March 15th, 2019
SoTU Trump shakes Pelosi's hand
By: David French – nationalreview.com – March 13, 2019 I  want to begin this piece with a word of praise for Nancy Pelosi. In an interview with the Washington Post, she rejected (for now, at least) calls to impeach Donald Trump. But it’s not just what she decided that’s important; it’s also how she explained it. Here were her key words:...
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March 15th, 2019
U.S. Senate candidate Rep. Beto O'Rourke
By: David French – nationalreview.com – March 14, 2019 Earlier this morning, Robert “Beto” O’Rourke announced that he’s running for president, and there are two things I believe with equal intensity. First, I don’t want Beto to be president. He’s a culturally left economic progressive who may be the serious candidate closest to an actual open-borders position on immigration. Second, I don’t...
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March 15th, 2019
man w SC flag
By: Lathan Watts – townhall.com – March 11, 2019 In South Carolina the state legislature and the flagship university seem to be at odds over whether college students should be required to study the U.S. Constitution, the Declaration of Independence, and the Federalist papers. The legislature recently updated the statute requiring study of the founding documents. The president of the...
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