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Chris Christie: Obama's 'Lawlessness' Leading to Culture of Unrest

President Barack Obama has created an atmosphere of “lawlessness,” that has led to protests at the University of Missouri, Yale University, and other schools across the country, GOP candidate Chris Christie said Wednesday, promising to apply justice in the land if he’s elected. Read More CompleteChris Christie: Obama's 'Lawlessness' Leading to Culture of Unrest … Read entire article »

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Liz Cheney Weighs US House Bid in Wyoming

What had been shaping up to be a sleepy political season in Wyoming now has Liz Cheney seriously considering another campaign, this time for an open U.S. House seat.Republican Rep. Cynthia Lummis announced Thursday that she won’t seek a fifth term. Lummis is the only female… Read More CompleteLiz Cheney Weighs US House Bid in Wyoming … Read entire article »

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Obama Won't Endorse Democrat in Louisiana Gov. Runoff Next Week

In a revelation that only be called surprising and somewhat odd regarding the leader of the Democratic Party, the White House Friday said that President Barack Obama is not supporting — at least publicly — fellow Democrat John Bel Edwards in his heated contest with Republican Sen. David Vitter. Read More CompleteObama Won't Endorse Democrat in Louisiana Gov. Runoff Next Week … Read entire article »

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MSNBC's Chris Matthews: Not Sure 'Hispanic' Right Term for Rubio, Cruz

Two Republican presidential candidates have parents who immigrated from Cuba – Texas Sen. Ted Cruz’s father and both of Florida Sen. Marco Rubio’s – but MSNBC anchor Chris Matthews is unsure whether they should be termed “Hispanic.” Read More CompleteMSNBC's Chris Matthews: Not Sure 'Hispanic' Right Term for Rubio, Cruz … Read entire article »

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Jeb Bush: 'We Should Declare War'

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush said Sunday the Paris terror attacks should spur the United States to reduce the number of Syrian refugees it lets into the country, and that the persecuted Christian population should be given priority. Ultimately the best way to deal with the… Read More CompleteJeb Bush: 'We Should Declare War' … Read entire article »

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Kasich, Graham and Pataki Demand Equal Time After Trump SNL Appearance

In the wake of Donald Trump’s hosting gig on “Saturday Night Live,” GOP presidential rivals Ohio Gov. John Kasich, South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham and former New York Gov. George Pataki are reportedly demanding equal time. Read More CompleteKasich, Graham and Pataki Demand Equal Time After Trump SNL Appearance … Read entire article »

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Hillary Retells Story of Being Rejected by Marines

Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton had returned to telling the story of when she says she was rejected by the Marine Corps in 1975. Read More CompleteHillary Retells Story of Being Rejected by Marines … Read entire article »

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Hugh Hewitt: Immigration Not Tearing Apart GOP Candidates

Immigration is a hotly contested point among Republican candidates for the presidency, but conservative radio show host Hugh Hewitt said Thursday that the matter is not tearing the party apart. Read More CompleteHugh Hewitt: Immigration Not Tearing Apart GOP Candidates … Read entire article »

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Trump, Cruz Tied at 27 Percent in Texas Poll

Ted Cruz and Donald Trump are tied in Texas at 27 percent, according to a new online poll. The University of Texas/Texas Tribune poll of likely Republican voters out Thursday also shows: Ben Carson, 13 percent Marco Rubio, 9 percent Carly Fiorina, Jeb Bush, Rand Paul, 4… Read More CompleteTrump, Cruz Tied at 27 Percent in Texas Poll … Read entire article »

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McCain Threatens Court Battle Over Gitmo

Senate Armed Services Chairman John McCain has threatened a court battle if President Barack Obama tries to end-run Congress and close the U.S. military prison atGuantanamo Bay, Cuba, Politico reports. “Rumors are that he will act again in an unconstitutional manner,” said… Read More CompleteMcCain Threatens Court Battle Over Gitmo … Read entire article »

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CNN Guest: ISIS Wants To Create ‘Anti-Muslim Sentiment. Let’s Not Fall Into Their Trap’ [VIDEO]

‘We have to be very careful about this kind of us vs. them rhetoric.’ Read More CompleteCNN Guest: ISIS Wants To Create ‘Anti-Muslim Sentiment. Let’s Not Fall Into Their Trap’ [VIDEO] … Read entire article »

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Obama Calls French Attacks Terrorism [VIDEO]

An ‘outrageous’ attack Read More CompleteObama Calls French Attacks Terrorism [VIDEO] … Read entire article »

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Paris Theater Hall Threatened By Islamists In 2008 [Video]

‘You will pay for the consequences of your acts’ Read More CompleteParis Theater Hall Threatened By Islamists In 2008 [Video] … Read entire article »

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Rubio: Clinton Not Saying ‘Radical Islam’ Is Like Not Saying We Were At War With The Nazis [VIDEO]

‘This is a clash of civilizations and as I said at the debate earlier this week, there is no middle ground on this’ Read More CompleteRubio: Clinton Not Saying ‘Radical Islam’ Is Like Not Saying We Were At War With The Nazis [VIDEO] … Read entire article »

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Bernie Says Hillary Is In Wall Street’s Pocket — Her Defense? Women And 9/11 [VIDEO]

‘Wait a minute Senator…’ Read More CompleteBernie Says Hillary Is In Wall Street’s Pocket — Her Defense? Women And 9/11 [VIDEO] … Read entire article »

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WATCH Ronda Rousey Get Knocked Out At UFC 193 [VIDEO]

Holly Holm is the new UFC women’s bantamweight champion Read More CompleteWATCH Ronda Rousey Get Knocked Out At UFC 193 [VIDEO] … Read entire article »

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Rand Paul Slams Marco Rubio In Florida On Immigration After Paris Attacks [Video]

‘Your senator opposed me’ Read More CompleteRand Paul Slams Marco Rubio In Florida On Immigration After Paris Attacks [Video] … Read entire article »

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Walker, Paul, Rubio Lead New Poll of GOP Iowa Caucus-Goers

From the midweek Morning Jolt: Walker, Paul, Rubio Lead New Poll of GOP Iowa Caucus-Goers A new Quinnipiac poll out this morning, surveying likely Iowa caucus-goers: Walker is at 21 percent of likely GOP caucus participants, compared to 25 percent in a February 25 poll . . .  In the scramble for second place are U.S. Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky and U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida with 13 percent each, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas with 12 percent and … Read entire article »

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That Awful Interview of Ted Cruz, and Why We Can Expect More

From the first Morning Jolt of the week: That Awful Interview of Ted Cruz, and Why We Can Expect More Credit Reuben Navarrette for noticing a glaring double standard. Watching Mark Halperin of Bloomberg Politics interview Cruz recently, I wasn’t just uncomfortable. I was actually nauseated . . .  He told Cruz that people are curious about his “identity.” Then, the host asked a series of questions intended to establish his guest’s Hispanic bona fides. What kind of Cuban food did Cruz … Read entire article »

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Pension Costs, Health Insurance Costs, Illegal Immigration: They All Hit Home.

From the Thursday Morning Jolt: Pensions Costs, Health-Insurance Costs, Illegal Immigration: They All Hit Home. Here in Fairfax County, property taxes are up . . .  The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors voted 7 to 3 to raise taxes on Fairfax County homeowners. This year’s $185 dollar property tax rate increase on the average homeowner results in a 16 percent tax increase over the last 3 years. Sales-tax revenues are up . . .  Sales-tax receipts distributed to the Fairfax County government by the state government … Read entire article »

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