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Obamacare (And Single-Payer) Can Go Straight To Hell

Arthur Schaper, It was September 2013. Obamacare was coming in full force. The law was written in such a way that if the program failed, it would not jeopardize Obama’s re-election bid. Democrats sponsored town halls to prepare constituents for the health insurance exchanges in their states, or on the federal exchange if that state

Trump’s Orders Bring ‘New Day’ for Law Enforcement

Edmund Kozak, President’s executive action to protect police will boost morale say criminal justice experts. President Donald Trump’s recent executive orders that seek to protect and aid law enforcement signal a marked reversal from the Obama administration and are likely to significantly increase morale among rank and file officers. “For eight years, police officers have

Nancy Pelosi says she can’t work with ‘President Bush’ Who?

A day after House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., was grilled by “Meet The Press” host Chuck Todd on whether her party’s leadership was out of touch with the current political climate, the nearly three-decade veteran of Congress mistakenly referred to President Trump as “President Bush.” “While it’s only been a couple of weeks since the inauguration,

Federal judge in Seattle temporarily halts Trump’s immigration order nationwide

A federal judge in Seattle brought the Trump administration’s executive order on immigration to a halt nationwide Friday, issuing a temporary restraining order in U.S. District Court until further hearings can be held. “The Constitution prevailed today,” Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson said after the ruling. “No one is above the law — not even the president.”

You can judge the caliber of Trump’s Supreme Court nominee by how angry the Dems get

John R. Lott, Here is a simple rule of thumb: you can judge the caliber of President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee by how angry the Democrats get.  The smarter and more influential the nominee, in an important sense the more qualified they are, the angrier Democrats will get.  Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) has said that

Ted Cruz reportedly says nuclear option is on table in Supreme Court pick

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, said in an interview Tuesday that “all procedural   options are on the table” when it comes to confirming a strong conservative to replace Justice Scalia on the Supreme Court. President Trump nominated federal Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court on Tuesday, choosing a jurist widely seen by conservatives as a

Trump to take executive action on border security — including the wall

President Donald Trump will begin rolling out executive actions on immigration Wednesday, beginning with steps to tighten border security — including his proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border — and other domestic immigration enforcement measures, according to two administration officials. Later in the week, the president is expected to restrict the flow of refugees to

Dems delay Sessions vote, as 4 other Trump nominees clear committee

The Senate on Tuesday morning gave preliminary approval to four of President Trump’s Cabinet-level picks, though Democratic leaders delayed consideration of the president’s choice for attorney general, Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, forced a one-week delay for a Sessions committee vote. The California senator asked

Trump makes early move on restricting abortions around the world

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday reinstated a global gag rule that bans U.S.-funded groups around the world from discussing abortion, a move that was widely expected but nonetheless dismayed women’s rights advocates. The rule, which affects American non-governmental organizations working abroad, is one that incoming presidents have used to signal their positions on abortion

Former President Bush moved to intensive care as wife Barbara also hospitalized

Both President George H.W. Bush and former frst lady Barbara Bush are now in a Houston hospital and will not attend Friday’s inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. The 92-year-old former president on Wednesday was moved to intensive care at Houston Methodist Hospital after being admitted on Saturday, his office said in a statement. “Shortly after

Why I would sing for the Inauguration of Donald Trump #Patriots

Gracie Rosenberger, As an increasing number of artists express reluctance regarding performing for the inauguration for Donald Trump,  I recall numerous opportunities I’ve had to perform for various political, state, and national events.  Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen (D) invited me to perform at his first inauguration—the first woman with a disability to do so. I