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Will President Trump Protect the Constitution?

Posted: January 25, 2017 at 1:10 pm   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

By Budd Schroeder  We have a new president in the White House and a new attitude regarding government.  Donald Trump, in his inauguration speech, said that he wanted the people to be better represented and more in control of their lives.  This hopefully, will be at the expense of the bureaucrats and the bureaucracies they control.  We are […]

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Huge Majority Supports Swift Confirmation of Originalist Supreme Court Judge

Posted: January 10, 2017 at 8:02 am   /   Friends

A new poll finds a significant majority of Americans support the rapid confirmation of a Supreme Court justice who will interpret the Constitution according to its original meaning. Eighty percent of participants in a new Marist poll said filling the vacancy on the Supreme Court should be an “immediate” or “important” priority for the new administration. […]

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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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California’s Embarrassing Hire of a Failed Attorney General to Take on Trump

Posted: January 5, 2017 at 11:52 am   /   Friends

The California legislature is hiring former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to represent the state in expected fights with the new Trump administration over environmental, immigration, and criminal justice issues. But based on Holder’s track record, don’t expect to see California racking up legal victories. Although nobody is questioning the skills of the attorneys at […]

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Trump’s ‘Historic’ Opportunity to Reshape the Federal Courts

Posted: January 4, 2017 at 2:12 pm   /   Friends

After an election in which the Supreme Court proved to be a deciding factor in how people voted, President-elect Donald Trump has a significant opportunity to reshape the federal judiciary from top to bottom. In addition to the vacant Supreme Court seat, Trump will inherit at least 103 openings in the lower courts — that […]

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Schumer Poised to Oppose Trump Supreme Court Nominees

Posted: January 4, 2017 at 11:07 am   /   Friends

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., is reinforcing his opposition to any Supreme Court nominee President-elect Donald Trump will nominate. “The consequences are going to be down the road,” Schumer said. “We are not going to settle on a Supreme Court nominee. If they don’t appoint someone who is really good, we are going to […]

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Clarence Thomas Should Be Included in the African-American History Museum

Posted: December 21, 2016 at 6:49 am   /   Friends

On Sept. 24, 2016, after years of effort, the National Museum of African American History and Culture was finally opened to the public. The Smithsonian’s new museum has been rightly praised for its detailed, complex, and powerful portrayal of the African-American experience in the United States. As the Wall Street Journal and New York Times […]

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Trump’s Arrival Means Obama Won’t Have ‘Last Word’ on Abortion, Pro-Life Leaders Say

Posted: December 15, 2016 at 9:03 am   /   Friends

In one of its final acts for a political constituency, the Obama administration issued a regulation Wednesday to block states from defunding Planned Parenthood, the nation’s largest abortion provider. “There is a real chance of overturning Roe v. Wade,” @March_for_Life VP says. But pro-life activists expect the political environment to change rapidly in their favor […]

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