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Trump optimistic as government shutdown, ObamaCare replacement loom

Doug McKelway, Fresh from a two-week Easter break, Congress hits the ground running next week — its legislative plate more than full, and its back against the wall with the government funding clock ticking down and the resurrection of a tuned-up ObamaCare replacement bill on its agenda.  Asked late Friday if he can get it all

‘Allahu Akbar’ vs. ‘God Is Great’: AP Got It Wrong And Why It Matters

Caleb Parke, Kori Ali Muhammad is suspected of fatally shooting three people in Fresno, California. When the police were taking him into custody, he shouted an all-too-familiar phrase in the world of radical Islam. This is how the Associated Press described what Muhammad said: “Fresno police say suspect in triple slaying told them he hates

Associated Press Urges Reporters Not to Mention Existence of Gender

Daniel Greenfield, No gender please, we’re leftists. Alternative facts? This is a whole alternative reality. Not to mention alternative biology. In a Friday email to subscribers listing updated entries for its style manual, the Associated Press is urging journalists to avoid making references in news stories that suggest there are only two sexes in the

House GOP tweaks health care bill with eye to helping seniors

House Republican leaders announced proposed changes to their health care overhaul late Monday in an effort to shore up support from the GOP’s rank-and-file ahead of an expected floor vote later this week.  The bill’s 43-page “manager’s amendment” is aimed at placating Republicans unhappy that nonpartisan analysts said the legislation would drive up costs for

Pence chides Associated Press for publishing wife’s email address

Vice President Pence lashed out at the Associated Press on Saturday for listing his wife’s email address in a story about his frequent resistance to public records requests while Indiana’s governor. Pence said in a tweet that by publishing his wife’s personal AOL email address, the Associated Press “violated her privacy and our security.” The

State Officials to Trump: Revoke Obama’s Federal Takeover of Elections

Clifford Cunningham | Infowars, States oppose Obama’s federal takeover of elections. State election officials from across the country have called on President Trump to revoke an order, signed by former President Obama, declaring election systems “critical infrastructure.” The National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS), which includes election officials from every state and territory, passed a