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Times’ Green Baloney by John Stossel

The New York Times’ hostility to industry gets worse every day. … Read entire article »

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Most Say Saudis Need to Do More to Fight Radical Islamic Terrorism

President Trump traveled to Saudi Arabia this week to reinvigorate the U.S.-Saudi alliance, but voters still think there’s a long way to go. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month Just 21% of Likely U.S. Voters now view Saudi Arabia as an ally of the United States, according to a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey. That compares to 17% in January of last year and 26% in January 2015. Eleven percent (11%) consider the Saudis an enemy, but that’s down dramatically from the 29% of Americans who felt that way six years ago. Fifty-nine percent (59%) rate them somewhere in between. (To see survey question wording, click here.) (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); (Want a free daily e-mail update? If it’s in the news, it’s in our polls). Rasmussen Reports updates are … Read entire article »

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Katy Perry calls for ‘*no barriers, no borders’ (*exclusions apply)

Katy Perry calls for ‘*no barriers, no borders’ (*exclusions apply)

**Written by Doug Powers Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month For anybody who was waiting for Katy Perry to let them know the best way to respond to terrorism in the wake of the Manchester attack, here’s the advice: Perry said, “I think the greatest thing we can do now is unite as people, as fan bases, all of it. Whatever we say behind people’s backs, the Internet can be a little bit ruthless as far … Read entire article »

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The forgotten slaughters of the innocents

The forgotten slaughters of the innocents

Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month The forgotten slaughters of the innocents by Michelle MalkinCreators Syndicate Copyright 2017 For now, everyone knows the sonorous name and cherubic face of 8-year-old Saffie Rose Roussos. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); She’s the littlest known victim of Monday night’s jihad attack in Manchester, England. Her doe-eyed image spread as rapidly across social media as the #PrayForManchester hashtags and Twitter condolences from celebrities. But I guarantee you that beautiful Saffie Rose will evaporate from … Read entire article »

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Ironic complaint leveled after votes cast for Calif. Dem Party leader

Ironic complaint leveled after votes cast for Calif. Dem Party leader

**Written by Doug Powers Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month Uh oh, there’s some intra-party bickering going on amongst California Dems because of disagreement over the party’s election probably caused by climate change and lack of single-payer health care system: Longtime party operative Eric Bauman won the chairmanship of the California Democratic Party over the weekend — but his victory was marred by complaints of ballot-stuffing and floor protests. Backers of the Kimberly Ellis, a favorite … Read entire article »

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AWW: Notre Dame grads say they walked out because Pence made them feel ‘unsafe’

AWW: Notre Dame grads say they walked out because Pence made them feel ‘unsafe’

**Written by Doug Powers Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month This sounds especially stupid and snowflakey in the wake of the enraging and horrific attack in Manchester last night: A couple of Notre Dame grads who walked out during Mike Pence’s commencement speech say they left because they felt “unsafe” in the presence of the VP: (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Two University of Notre Dame students who joined the walkout during Vice President Mike Pence’s commencement … Read entire article »

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Obama Holdover Colluded With Unions to Pressure Congress on Budget Cuts

An Obama administration appointee with deep ties to labor unions promoted a grassroots campaign to reverse the Trump administration’s proposal to eliminate funding for the federal regulatory board he sits on. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month The Daily Caller News Foundation obtained emails that show Chemical Safety Board member Rick Engler worked with union activists to promote a grassroots campaign to keep the agency from losing its funding. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); President Donald Trump’s “skinny” budget, released in March, called for eliminating the board, which began operating in 1998. Engler and labor union activists quickly worked to try and protect the board’s nearly $12 million budget. Engler’s emails further raise concerns about the board’s impartiality. E&E News obtained emails in September, which showed Engler working with the steelworkers union to push new … Read entire article »

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Farm Handouts Are Out of Control. Here Are 5 Reasons to Target Them in the Budget.

As Congress and the Trump administration develop their budget plans for the fiscal year 2018 budget and beyond, there’s one area that can provide them significant savings: the out-of-control farm handouts. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month The current farm handout system, often referred to as the “safety net” for agricultural producers, consists of commodity programs such as two major new programs, the Agricultural Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage programs, and the federal crop insurance program. This safety net costs taxpayers about $15 billion a year. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); There are numerous reasons why farm handouts should be addressed in the budget process, but here are just five. 1. Oppose central planning and anti-market beliefs. Get Select TV + Free HD TV Antenna + Entertainment Bundle Most people would rightly expect any safety … Read entire article »

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Kentucky Court Ruling Protects Artist’s Free Speech, Religious Liberty

When should a business owner’s decisions be condemned as illegal discrimination? Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month Imagine a print shop owned by a devout atheist. A Muslim woman, wearing a hijab, walks into the shop and orders a sign saying, “Allahu Akbar! Allah is greater than all!” Scenario A: The shop owner sees the woman’s hijab when she walks through the door and yells, “Religious nuts aren’t welcome here. Get out!” (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Scenario B: The shop owner sees the woman and asks how he can help her. When he learns about the message she wants him to convey on the sign, he says, “I’m sorry. I’m an atheist and I can’t promote the idea that any god is great. But I can refer you to a shop that … Read entire article »

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Undercover Video Exposes Deep Contradiction at the Heart of Planned Parenthood

Just hours after Hollywood filmmaker Joss Whedon launched a foul piece of propaganda celebrating Planned Parenthood, an undercover video surfaced that reveals a much darker reality about the nation’s leading abortion business. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month Though buoyed by well over $500 million in taxpayer dollars each year, Planned Parenthood offers little else in medical services beyond abortion—despite its rhetoric that would suggest otherwise. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This was made especially clear in Live Action’s video, released on Wednesday. When Live Action called Planned Parenthood clinics asking for other services ranging from prenatal care to adoption to parenting resources, staff at seven of the clinics said to “just go online” or “just Google” those services. Get Select TV + Free HD TV Antenna + Entertainment Bundle In two especially chilling moments in … Read entire article »

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Iran Re-Elects Rouhani as President. Here’s Why It Doesn’t Matter Much Who the Iranian President Is.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani won a second term in office on Friday, securing about 57 percent of the votes cast in Iran’s carefully vetted and stage-managed presidential election. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month Rouhani, a pragmatic hardliner often mistakenly described as a “moderate” by Western media, outpolled a field of rival candidates that included Ebrahim Raisi, an ultra-hardline protégé of Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran’s supreme leader. The election will change little in Iran. In Iran’s theocratic political system, elections advance the interests of mullahcracy, not democracy. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Iran’s clerical rulers claim legitimacy by purporting to be carrying out the will of God, not the will of the people. Unlike in the U.S., Iran’s president is a political figurehead with very limited powers and responsibilities. Get Select TV + Free HD TV … Read entire article »

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Trump Calls for Middle East to ‘Take the Lead’ in Fighting Terrorism

Near the birthplace of Islam, President Donald Trump called for an alliance of Muslim-Arab nations to combat Islamic terrorism in his first major international address. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month “Our goal is a coalition of nations who share the aim of stamping out extremism and providing our children a hopeful future that does honor to God,” Trump said in speaking to the Arab-Islamic-American Summit in Riyadh. Trump, who spoke for about 35 minutes to more than 50 leaders of Muslim-majority countries, also announced many Middle Eastern countries were signing an agreement to prevent terrorism financing by establishing the Terrorist Financing Targeting Center, co-chaired by the United States and Saudi Arabia. Trump also participated in the opening of the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology in Riyadh. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || … Read entire article »

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We Hear You: ‘Illuminating,’ ‘Thoughtful’ Reporting on France’s Presidential Election

We Hear You: ‘Illuminating,’ ‘Thoughtful’ Reporting on France’s Presidential Election

Editor’s note: We get a fair amount of passionate comment addressed to or about Nolan Peterson, The Daily Signal’s Ukraine-based foreign correspondent. When Peterson traveled to France to cover the final days of the French presidential election campaign, his reporting attracted your attention. Here’s a sample at the top of the mailbag.—Ken McIntyre Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month Dear Daily Signal: Nolan Peterson’s reporting on the French presidential election is illuminating (“French Malaise Over Election Cuts … Read entire article »

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Comey Controversy: Genuine Concern or Partisan Politics?

President Trump’s recent decision to fire FBI Director James Comey sparked a media firestorm, but voters are divided as to whether questions about the move are genuine or political in nature. (To see survey question wording, click here.) Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month (Want a free daily email 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 Likely Voters was conducted on May 17-18, 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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NY governor takes temporary break from leading The Resistance™ to ask Trump for money

NY governor takes temporary break from leading The Resistance™ to ask Trump for money

**Written by Doug Powers Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month How’s NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s “Resistance™” effort going? Here’s an update… The wind-up, from earlier this month: (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Get Select TV + Free HD TV Antenna + Entertainment Bundle And the pitch, from yesterday: The Resistance™ is adding to their bylaws a disclaimer saying exceptions will be made to any Resistance™ if the Resister in question is in need of federal dollars. (h/t JWF) **Written by Doug Powers Twitter … Read entire article »

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What’s at Stake in the Left’s Effort to Redefine ‘Sex’ in Pennsylvania Law

State capitals across the country are proving they are not immune to the malady that has afflicted the policy process in Washington. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month The latest case in point: Pennsylvania. In a quietly released statement issued late on a Friday afternoon, the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission, an agency of the state government, announced a proposal to effectively redefine the word “sex” in the state’s discrimination law to also include “sexual orientation” and “gender identity,” or “SOGI” for short. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This proposal wouldn’t change the law—only the commission’s “guidance” on the matter. But this new “guidance” would mean the law would be enforced as if it had changed. This guidance comes on the heels of repeated failures to accomplish the same outcome through the legitimate way of … Read entire article »

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The Major Entitlement Overhaul That Could Be Part of Trump’s Budget

President Donald Trump’s budget proposal, to be rolled out Tuesday, likely will include Medicaid reform. But with several approaches having been floated, definitive answers will have to wait until the White House releases the fiscal plan. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month During his Senate confirmation hearings in January, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price said he would look at changes to Medicaid, the federal-state health insurance program for the poor. Medicaid covers about 70 million low-income Americans. Thirty-one states and the District of Columbia expanded eligibility for Medicaid under Obamacare. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); When serving as House Budget Committee chairman as a congressman from Georgia, Price advocated giving Medicaid funds to states in block grants as a way of providing more flexibility. “Block grants would save the federal government money, … Read entire article »

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Underreported: How This Nonprofit Is Solving Homelessness Without Government Funding

VISTA, CALIF.—Growing up, Teena Faison never imagined she’d find herself a single mom and homeless. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month “We didn’t wake up one day and go, ‘Hey, I just want to be homeless with my kids,’” she told The Daily Signal “No. There’s many, many contributing factors to that—lack of education, lack of resources, addiction.” At 34 years old, Faison decided to change her ways and go to Solutions for Change, a nonprofit for homeless families in Vista, California, 45 minutes outside San Diego. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Instead of simply providing a place to sleep, Solutions for Change takes a holistic approach to solving homelessness. It requires residents to go through counseling, take courses in financial literacy, parenting, leadership, and anger management, and eventually, get a job. Over 17 years, … Read entire article »

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Federal Communication Commission Takes Steps to Undo Obama-Era Net Neutrality

The Federal Communications Commission voted 2-1 Thursday to start a process of undoing internet rules, commonly known as net neutrality,  promulgated by the Obama-era FCC. Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month Undoing the 2015 Open Internet Order would “encourage more investment in broadband [and] more innovation,” James Gattuso, a senior research fellow at The Heritage Foundation, told The Daily Signal in an interview. The order did two things. First, Gattuso said, it “declared all providers of broadband service to be common carriers under Title II of the Communications Act of 1934, which allows extensive regulation of “telecommunications services.” (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This means that “the FCC got virtually unlimited authority to regulate [internet providers],” Gattuso said. Using this self-created authority, the FCC then imposed net neutrality restrictions on broadband providers. These … Read entire article »

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Federal Drone Registry Declared Unlawful

A three-judge panel on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit unanimously declared Friday that the Federal Aviation Administration’s registry of recreational drone owners is “unlawful as applied to model aircraft.” Kill Your Cable Bill! Just $2 a month As a result, hobby drone fliers across the nation no longer face the specter of $277,500 in civil and criminal fines, as well as jail time, merely for failing to identify themselves to the FAA. In late 2015, the FAA for the first time made the decision to subject recreational drone fliers to mandatory registration. Beginning on Dec. 21—just days before Christmas—anyone who owned a drone weighing more than 0.55 pounds at takeoff (helpfully, the FAA indicated this was the equivalent of two sticks of butter) would be required to register themselves pursuant to … Read entire article »

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