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It’s Official. Trump Has Ended DACA. Gives Congress Time To Act.

Posted: September 5, 2017 at 10:11 am   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

After indicating that he would do so, President Trump’s administration has officially announced the end of the DACA program, which allowed those who came to America illegally as children to remain without fear of deportation. There are an estimated 800,000 people who are classified under this program. A six month window of opportunity has been […]

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September Song: Trump and Congress

Posted: August 31, 2017 at 4:34 pm   /   Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

 Buckle Up For A Bumpy Ride When Congress returns to Washington on Tuesday, President Trump and leaders of the House and Senate will bolt out of the starting gate into the crowded month of September that promises a tight deadline and major demands. It will be the most strenuous test of the ability to govern […]

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ePrivacy Update: Your Old Emails Can Still Be Read Without a Warrant

Posted: January 28, 2017 at 2:30 pm   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

Most things electronic get updated at least every couple of years. But one of the main laws governing electronic privacy protections hasn’t been updated since . . . 1986. Yes, really. Unfortunately. That law is the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, enacted when Ronald Reagan was president, people still rented VHS tapes from Blockbuster on Friday […]

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Watch Trey Gowdy Shred Personnel Involved in IRS Scandal

Posted: January 16, 2017 at 1:45 pm   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

Pass the popcorn! Source: U.S. Government/Wikimedia Commons License: Public Domain

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Video: Ted Cruz Hammers Lawlessness of Obama Justice Department

Posted: January 15, 2017 at 7:37 am   /   Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

The democrats were silent on the lawlessness of the Obama administration, but when it comes to questioning the ethics of Republicans, they are all too happy to cite the “rule of law,” which they regularly undermine in their own political activities.

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No Macarena for Trump

Posted: January 7, 2017 at 9:00 am   /   Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

They won’t be doing the Macarena for Trump at his inaugural ball – but not because The Donald doesn’t dance. The music mafia doesn’t want to play for Trump. More precisely, it doesn’t want to allow the music to be played. The “mafia” being the two Performance Rights Organization (PRO) ”families” – the American Society […]

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LIMBAUGH: Petty Partisanship From an Exiting Obama

Posted: January 6, 2017 at 12:00 pm   /   Features, Top Stories

I don’t know about you, but I feel a strong sense of optimism in the air. However, neither President Obama nor his Democratic Party shares it, and the Democrats are gearing up for obstruction mode — not a renewed period of cooperation, which they always demand when they’re in power. American businesses are relieved that […]

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Here’s the Tool Congress Can Use to Curtail Obama’s Regulation Legacy

Posted: December 19, 2016 at 2:59 pm   /   Friends

Conservatives in Congress have a plan to undo a large number of regulations from the last few months of President Barack Obama’s time in office. The recently imposed regulations include a new rule from the Department of Health and Human Services that protects federal funding for Planned Parenthood as well as regulations from the Department […]

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Congressman Sent to Prison for Using Earmarks to Illegally Pocket Taxpayer Money

Posted: December 13, 2016 at 1:32 pm   /   Friends

Another U.S. congressman is heading to prison for criminal charges related to earmarks—the once-prolific practice of directing taxpayer money to special interests. Former Rep. Chaka Fattah, D-Pa., faces up to 10 years in prison for criminal behavior that, according to The Washington Post, included money laundering and bribery. He was sentenced Monday by U.S. District […]

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