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Obama’s Assaults On Trump – Are Assaults On Our Governmental System And Nation

Seton Motley, There was once a long and fabulous tradition in American politics.  A president, once no longer President, kept his trap shut about his successors.  This is a very (small “r”) republican thing to do.  Americans peaceably elected the next person – and Americans and the world need only hear from one president at

Hill Republicans try to ease purchase of gun ‘silencers,’ as NRA-backed Trump arrives

Congressional Republicans are trying to change federal guns regulations to make buying a silencer, or suppressor, easier. But critics don’t agree with the argument that the proposed legislation is a safety measure to prevent hearing injuries.   The Hearing Protection Act, introduced earlier this week in the GOP-controlled House and Senate, if passed, would still

Suck It Up: Jill Stein Now Asking Loretta Lynch To Investigate Electoral College

Jason Hopkins, The former Green Party candidate just won’t let things go. After attempting to initiate a recount in Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, and Michigan, Stein now wants Attorney General Loretta Lynch to investigate the “integrity” of the United States electoral system due to concerns from the recount effort. Stein’s attorney addressed a letter to the Justice

Electoral College Daze

Paul Jacob, The election isn’t over yet. Maybe you’ve noticed. Will it ever end? It wasn’t over when media informed us, before October’s early voting had even begun, that the contest was “all but” decided. At that point, Hillary Clinton held a double-digit lead in most of the polls, while prescient TV pundits bantering with

This County Voted Democrat for 144 Years Until Trump Came Along #PresidentTrump

Jason Hopkins, A look into one county in Kentucky deserves peoples’ attention. Elliott county is a sparsely populated place in northeastern Kentucky. With barely 5,000 registered voters, it hardly has enough residents to sway the state’s partisan direction. However, Elliot county boasts a record above any other county government – they haven’t voted for a

Federal judge halts recount, sealing Trump’s Michigan win

A federal judge who ordered Michigan to begin its recount effectively ended it on Wednesday, tying his decision to a state court ruling that found Green Party candidate Jill Stein had no legal standing to request another look at ballots. The ruling seals Republican Donald Trump’s narrow electoral victory over Democrat Hillary Clinton in Michigan. U.S. District Judge Mark Goldsmith

Jill Stein: You Rejected My Hand Recount Request, So I’m Going to Sue You

Matt Vespa, Well, the Wisconsin recount is going ahead as planned, but Green Party candidate Jill Stein isn’t happy since they rejected counting the ballots by hand. After being informed of the process, Stein filed a lawsuit. She also filed a lawsuit to challenges the results in Pennsylvania after it was discovered that the deadline

Hillary Clinton was the ObamaCare of presidential candidates — which is why she lost

Elizabeth Ames, Regardless of how we may have voted, most of us were shocked by the results of the presidential election. Yet the most astonishing electoral upset in recent history is a lot less astonishing when considered from the perspective of markets.  It becomes clear that Donald Trump won because his party embraced free markets. The