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February 14th, 2020
Pelosi-ripping-SotU speech
By: Victor Davis Hanson – townhall.com – February 13, 2020 All political parties and candidates have bad days. But the new progressive Democratic Party had four of its worst days in recent memory in a single week in February. On Feb. 3, the Iowa Caucuses imploded for the first time in their history. The new app-driven counting melted down, discrediting the very...
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February 14th, 2020
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By: Merrill Matthews – ipi.org – February 5, 2020 If you want another striking example of the Democratic presidential candidates’ blatant hypocrisy, look no further than their use of private jets. I have no problem with presidential candidates leasing private jets to fly quickly from one campaign stop to another. The United States is a large country, and candidates are...
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February 14th, 2020
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By: Merrill Matthews – ipi.org – February 11, 2020 President Donald Trump has released his budget proposal for 2021, and we have managed to come up with two, somewhat lukewarm cheers. First cheer. The budget at least recognizes the government has a spending problem—a big one. “Unsustainable Federal spending is a serious threat to America’s prosperity. Gross Federal debt is now...
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February 14th, 2020
Iowa State Capitol, Des Moines.
By: Rod Boshart – thegazette.com – February 13, 2020 Individuals and businesses in Iowa would be granted broader legal protection to take actions guided by their religious beliefs under a bill approved Thursday by a Senate subcommittee. The bill was advanced to the full Senate Local Government Committee for consideration on a 2-1 vote, despite concerns voiced by businesses struggling to attract...
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February 13th, 2020
Health Professional scans patient for fever
By: Helen Roxburgh & Laurent Thomet – news.yahoo.com – February 13, 2020 China’s official death toll from the new coronavirus spiked dramatically on Thursday after authorities changed their counting methods, fuelling concern the epidemic is far worse than being reported. As the figures soared in China, a troubling new front opened abroad as neighbouring Vietnam placed 10,000 people under quarantine after six...
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February 13th, 2020
Bloomberg - Candidate
By: Ben Shapiro – townhall.com – February 12, 2020 In 1966, there were 654 murders in New York City. The next year, that number increased by about a hundred. Then two hundred. By the mid-1970s, nearly 1,700 people were being murdered every year in New York City. That insane level of violence maintained until the early 1990s. Then, in 1994,...
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February 12th, 2020
Trump - fist pump
By: Leah Barkoukis – townhall.com – February 12, 2020 The most significant aspect of President Trump’s win in New Hampshire’s Republican primary is voter enthusiasm—a good sign for his chances of winning re-election, his campaign manager Brad Parscale said. “In NH primary tonight, @realDonaldTrump is very likely to beat the vote percentages of the last 3 incumbent presidents who WON re-election,”...
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February 12th, 2020
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By: Jack Fowler – nationalreview.com – February 12, 2020 In the face of last night’s news, we make this timely and surely compelling case for your assistance in helping National Review combat socialism, the virulent virus that seems about to emerge as a political pandemic in this election year. But first . . . We share Ludwig Von Mises’s encouraging...
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February 12th, 2020
Bernie wins NH
By: Steve Peoples, Kathleen Ronayne, and Dunter Woodall –  apnews.com – February 11, 2020 Bernie Sanders won New Hampshire’s presidential primary, edging moderate rival Pete Buttigieg and scoring the first clear victory in the Democratic Party’s chaotic 2020 nomination fight. In his Tuesday night win, the 78-year-old Sanders, a self-described democratic socialist, beat back a strong challenge from the 38-year-old...
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February 11th, 2020
Black Voter supports Trump
By: Sister Toldjah – redstate.com – February 10, 2020 A lot of articles I’ve read over the last year or so since the 2020 presidential race kicked into high gear scoffed at the idea that President Trump would try to appeal to black voters. The general consensus from those pieces and the political pundits who offered commentary on the idea at the...
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