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In case you missed Foster on FOX Business’ The Intelligence Report with Trish Regan

Posted: March 31, 2016 at 11:04 am   /   Politics

Foster discussed the reason why many voters on both sides of the aisle are increasingly frustrated, there is a preoccupation with getting re-elected instead of working together to get things done. Foster highlighted the example of the effort to arm the Kurds and the need for Republicans to do a better job of messaging. Watch […]

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Trump’s Wall: A Crises of American Idealism

Posted: March 23, 2016 at 7:54 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

The recent visit of Republican presidential hopefuls to Arizona served to further highlight a major theme of the 2016 campaign season: Donald Trump’s promise to build a massive wall across much of the U.S.-Mexico border. At every rally and in each debate where the topic of immigration has come up, a patented, go-to response for […]

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It’s refreshing to find an area of agreement in this contentious current environment we are experiencing

Posted: March 17, 2016 at 2:59 pm   /   Politics

The “Biden Rule” articulated in the below video is being embraced by Mitch McConnell.   New York* Democrat, U.S. Senator Charles Schumer’s advice also is consistent with Senator McConnell’s decision, as in 2007, when he told the American Constitution Society convention in Washington during President George W. Bush’s last 18 months: “We should reverse the […]

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Foster and FOX Business panel discuss the landscape of the Trump-Cruz race

Posted: March 16, 2016 at 2:58 pm   /   Politics

In case you missed Foster last night on the Special Election 2016 Cavuto show, click here to watch the video (7:30 minutes): Foster joined Neil Cavuto and FOX Business panel to discuss the landscape of the GOP race between Trump and Cruz. Foster highlighted the Democrats’ challenge of going after Donald Trump for being in […]

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Foster and FOX Business panel discuss landscape of Trump-Cruz race

Posted: March 16, 2016 at 2:58 pm   /   Politics

In case you missed Foster last night on the Special Election 2016 Cavuto show, click here to watch the video (9:15 minutes): Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com Foster joined Neil Cavuto and FOX Business panel to discuss the landscape of the GOP race between Trump and Cruz. Foster highlighted the Democrats’ challenge of going […]

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National Science Foundation Sinks $700K Into Climate Change Musical

Posted: February 22, 2016 at 2:53 pm   /   Politics

On February 10, 2016, the House of Representatives passed the bipartisan Scientific Research in the National Interest Act (H.R. 3293).  Its purpose: to ensure that the National Science Foundation (NSF) is open and accountable to the taxpayers about how their hard-earned dollars are spent. The bill was introduced by Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar […]

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In The Tank Podcast (ep26): Freedom Foundation, Food Stamp Reform, and Illinois’ Fiscal Mess

Posted: February 19, 2016 at 9:46 am   /   Politics

Hosts Donny Kendal and John Nothdurft continue to explore the world of think tanks in episode #26 of the In The Tank Podcast. This weekly podcast features (as always) interviews, debates, roundtable discussions, stories, and light-hearted segments on a variety of topics on the latest news. The show is available for download as part of the Heartland Daily Podcast every Friday. […]

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Former Arizona US Senator Jon Kyl advises on Justice Scalia replacement

Posted: February 18, 2016 at 5:20 pm   /   Politics

Jon Kyl served in the US Senate from 1994 to 2013 and was second-highest ranked in Republican Senate leadership when he departed for Washington, DC based Covington Law Firm. “We have an unique opportunity where the American voter can actually decide on the Supreme Court Justice by determining if they want to have a Republican […]

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Medicaid Expansion: The President’s Discarded Valentine

Posted: February 18, 2016 at 2:17 pm   /   Politics

President Barack Obama released his proposed budget for 2017 days before America’s sappiest holiday. Similar to many expressions of love given each year around February 14, the budget packed much potential to please—and even more to disappoint. Unlike most snubbed suitors, the lame-duck president faces no consequences for failing to satisfy. Obama thrusts his trillion-dollar […]

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