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Trump Considers Expansion of America’s Longest War. What That Means.

In an early test of his foreign policy, President Donald Trump is facing a decision on whether to contribute thousands of additional U.S. troops to America’s longest-running—and often overlooked—war. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month As first reported by The Washington Post, Trump’s senior military and foreign policy advisers recommend that the president send 3,000 to 5,000 more troops to bolster an existing U.S. force of 8,400 in Afghanistan and help that country’s government gain momentum in a 15-year war against the Taliban, the Islamist insurgent group. Experts who study the Afghanistan War say the plan is designed to break a stalemate in the fighting, and to pressure the resurgent Taliban to negotiate a peace agreement with the Afghan government. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); These experts, in interviews with The Daily Signal, … Read entire article »

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Faced With Angry Voters, House Republicans Get Cover on Airwaves for Obamacare Repeal Bill

House Republicans fielding questions from constituents over their bill repealing and replacing Obamacare are getting some cover from GOP-aligned groups on the airwaves and online. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month Republican lawmakers passed their health care bill last week and headed home to their districts for a weeklong recess. Upon arriving home, some GOP lawmakers are hosting town halls, where they’ve been facing constituents angry over the bill repealing and replacing the 2010 health care law. At a townhall in Midlothian, Virginia, Rep. Dave Brat, R-Va., confronted constituents who were angered by the conservative congressman over his support for the House GOP’s health care bill. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Rep. Rod Blum, R-Iowa, also faced unhappy voters at a town hall Monday, many of whom yelled at the House Freedom Caucus … Read entire article »

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Al Gore Personally Pleads With Trump to Stay in the Paris Climate Agreement

Al Gore Personally Pleads With Trump to Stay in the Paris Climate Agreement

Former Vice President Al Gore personally asked President Donald Trump not to withdraw the U.S. from a United Nations agreement aimed at limiting global warming, a source revealed. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month Gore called Trump Tuesday morning to discuss the Paris Agreement that the Obama administration joined in 2016, the source told Axios. “Mr. Gore made the case for why the U.S. should stay in the agreement and meet our commitments,” a source … Read entire article »

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Liberal Moon Jae-in Has Won the South Korean Election. Here’s What It Means for US, North Korea.

As with most presidential elections, South Korean voters predominantly voted their pocketbooks in Tuesday’s national election. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month While the election featured the usual struggle between a conservative market-based growth strategy and liberal redistributionism, voters this time were driven in large part by a desire to end their nation’s endemic political corruption. After 10 years of conservative presidency—South Korean presidents serve a single five-year term—it seemed a foregone conclusion this year that the pendulum would swing to a liberal candidate. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This natural trend was reinforced by the impeachment of conservative President Park Geun-hye, who abused her power by colluding with a friend to fleece the country’s large conglomerates. Moon Jae-in, a left-of-center candidate, handily won the election. He previously served as chief of staff to … Read entire article »

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Senate Confirms Trump’s Nominee to Lead Food and Drug Administration

Senate Confirms Trump’s Nominee to Lead Food and Drug Administration

The Senate confirmed Dr. Scott Gottlieb to lead the Food and Drug Administration Tuesday, filling in the list of presidential appointments at the Department of Health and Human Services. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month President Donald Trump’s nominee for commissioner of food and drugs was confirmed by a vote of 57-42. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); As commissioner of the FDA, Gottlieb, a physician, will report to Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price and oversee … Read entire article »

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Blasphemy Conviction for Christian Governor Could Be Sign of Deteriorating Religious Freedom in Indonesia

Jakarta’s Chinese Christian governor, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, more popularly known as Ahok, was found guilty of blasphemy by a panel of five judges in Indonesia and sentenced to two years in prison. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month This latest application of blasphemy laws calls into question the commitment to religious freedom in a country often held up as an example of tolerance. Blasphemy charges against Ahok originally were brought during the contentious re-election cycle when he suggested that Muslims were deceived if they believed that al-Maidah 51, a chapter and verse in the Quran, said that  Muslims could not vote for or be governed by a non-Muslim leader. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); As a result of Ahok’s statement in a viral video—which are often doctored or misrepresented—and massive protests it provoked, … Read entire article »

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Fewer Americans See Motherhood As a Woman’s Most Important Role

Few Americans see Mother’s Day as the nation’s most important holiday, and the number who consider motherhood the most important job for a woman is at its lowest level yet. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month (Want a free daily e-mail update? If it’s in the news, it’s in our polls).  Rasmussen Reports updates are also available on Twitter or Facebook. The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on May 9-10, 2017 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology. … Read entire article »

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Go figure: Dems claiming Russia ‘hacked the election’ slam Trump’s vote fraud panel

Go figure: Dems claiming Russia ‘hacked the election’ slam Trump’s vote fraud panel

**Written by Doug Powers Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month How many times in the past few months have Democrats used the term “hacked the election” to describe Russia’s meddling in order to imply the vote tallies were altered? I don’t know the exact answer, but it’s a lot: (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Fast forward to today, when Trump launched a voter fraud panel. Dems are apoplectic: Get Select TV + Free HD TV Antenna + … Read entire article »

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