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House “Climate Crisis Committee” Issues Massive Meaningless Wish List

July 8, 2020 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ The U.S. House “Selects Committee on the Climate Crisis” is a symbolic committee, not a real one. It cannot draft and introduce legislation, which is what House Committees do. It is more of a study group and as such it has produced a study. Well sort of. The document in […]

Reporting Renewable Energy Risks

July 2, 2020 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ Joe Biden has drifted far to the left and made it clear that, if elected president, he would restrict or ban fracking, pipelines, federal onshore and offshore drilling, and use of oil, coal and even natural gas. He’s selected Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as his climate and energy advisor and is expected […]

NYT Devotes Full Page Of Fawning To Ocasio-Cortez, Who Alone Understands Virus Crisis

May 6, 2020 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Tuesday’s New York Times used the coronavirus pandemic to push both the leftist fight against “inequality” and left-wing politician Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. She was fawned over in the lead National story slot, a full-page profile: “Lonely Voice in Congress Amplifies Plight of a Stricken District.” Mark Leibovich who recently hailed “eulogist […]

Energy Bailouts And Handouts Don’t Belong In Coronavirus Packages

March 24, 2020 by

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By Nicolas Loris ~ Social distancing policies at the state and federal level have forced businesses to close temporarily, which has led millions of Americans to worry about their financial situation.  Policymakers must offer focused, temporary solutions that specifically help people who are unable to work or whose businesses have been adversely affected by the closures. […]

Preposterous: Washington Post Promotes Idea Of Bernie Sanders, ‘Reagan Of The Left’

March 9, 2020 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Sunday’s Washington Post Outlook section carried a preposterous article by Sam Tanenhaus, the former editor of The New York Times Book Review. It tried to suggest Bernie Sanders was a lot like Ronald Reagan. Why pick this man to try this lame thesis? This is the same Tanenhaus who wrote a […]

Feminist Jessica Valenti ‘Despairing’ That ‘America’s Sexism’ Booted Liz Warren

March 6, 2020 by

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By Gabriel Hays ~ Elizabeth Warren dropped out of the 2020 presidential race March 5, and in that instant one could feel a great disturbance in the feminist force, as if a million voices cried out in terror that once again a woman was unfairly blocked out of her shot. Medium’s Jessica Valenti, a radical […]

Sanders Dumpster Dives Through The Ash Heap Of Socialism’s History

March 5, 2020 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ It seems that Sen. Bernie Sanders can always find a way to look at the bright side of a communist dictatorship. Right after praising Cuban communist dictator Fidel Castro’s literacy programs on CBS’ “60 Minutes” on Feb. 23, Sanders, I-Vt., decided to share a little praise of communist China as well. […]

MSNBC’s Ruhle Demands Guest Stop Calling Sanders Extreme: His Message Is Not ‘Free Stuff For Everyone’!

February 19, 2020 by

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By Kristine Marsh ~ MSNBC liberals scolded their Never-Trump peer Tuesday, for labeling Bernie Sanders’ message as, “free stuff.” On MSNBC Live With Stephanie Ruhle this morning, ex-Republican Steve Schmidt argued with Princeton professor Eddie Glaude over Sanders’ radical record and appeal with Democrat and independent voters. Finally, host Stephanie Ruhle jumped in to shush […]

PANTS ON FIRE Paul Krugman Headline: ‘Bernie Sanders Isn’t A Socialist’

February 15, 2020 by

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By Tim Graham ~ The New York Times posted a preposterous headline over Paul Krugman’s latest column: “Bernie Sanders Isn’t a Socialist.” But he describes himself as a socialist. Our own Dan Gainor underlined the humor of this sentence with this joke on Twitter:  “Paul Krugman isn’t a columnist.” Krugman admits Bernie identifies as a […]

No Centrists In The Democratic Primaries

February 13, 2020 by

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By Brent Bozell and Tim Graham ~ On Sunday, The Washington Post editorial page led with a dramatic and rarely uttered fact check. The headline was “There are no ‘centrists’ – the Democratic primary race is not a choice between change and the status quo.” The unsigned editorial began by taking on an “unchecked assumption,” […]

The Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez School Of Economics

January 23, 2020 by

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By Ben Shapiro ~ On Monday, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., sat for a discussion with author Ta-Nehisi Coates. She dropped a number of shocking statements—statements that elicited nothing but murmurs of agreement from Coates. AOC claimed: “No one ever makes a billion dollars. You take a billion dollars.” How, pray tell, are American billionaires responsible […]

Europe Has Free College. Here’s How It’s Working Out.

January 18, 2020 by

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By Mary Clare Amselem ~ Free college sounds great! Who doesn’t like free stuff? To make the idea sound even more appealing, advocates continuously cite Europe as an example of success. Many European countries offer their citizens tuition-free higher education, so why can’t America? The truth is that free college in Europe is no success […]

Biden To Blue-Collar Workers – Let ‘Em Eat Cake!

December 28, 2019 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ Presidential candidate, Joe Biden, the former Vice President, recently delivered a message for blue collar workers in America’s vital energy industries: you are going to lose your jobs. Pound sand; let them eat cake – pick your metaphor. Biden admitted: “The answer is yes,” to a question posed to […]

NY Times Editor Finds Media’s Problem: ‘Centrist Bias,’ Hurting Socialist Democrats

December 26, 2019 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Former New York Times Washington bureau chief and now-columnist David Leonhardt (pictured) has found the problem with the press — they’re just too middle of the road. The headline was “What About Centrist Bias?” The subject line to Monday’s e-mail newsletter questioned the existence of “Liberal bias?” The online headline made […]

The Truth About The New Food Stamp Work Requirements’ Effects

December 9, 2019 by

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By Robert Rector and Jamie Hall ~ The Trump administration on Wednesday released a final rule strengthening work requirements in the food stamp program. Predictably, it set off alarms on the left. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., tweeted, “My family relied on food stamps … when my dad died at 48. I was a student. If this […]

The Green New Deal Isn’t Just Expensive. It’s Also Bad Environmental Policy.

November 15, 2019 by

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By Nicolas Loris ~ We’re not hearing much about the Green New Deal these days, but it’s still a priority for some candidates, as anyone who’s attended a recent Bernie Sanders rally can attest. Criticism of the Green New Deal tends to center on cost and rightly so. It would be extremely expensive. Researchers estimate […]

Next Generation of Americans Will Embrace Socialism If We Lose ‘War On History’

November 8, 2019 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ As young Americans are losing an understanding of civics and American history, they increasingly embrace socialism. An annual poll conducted for the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation again found that the younger generations have a far sunnier view of socialism and communism than their elders. Some of the findings from the […]

Twitter CEO Weighs Elizabeth Warren’s Argument For Climate Change Ads

November 7, 2019 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ Twitter banned all political ads on its platform, to the applause of the left. But now the left wants more. Democratic Party presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) tweeted that Twitter “need[ed] accountability” when it came to climate change ads. She echoed the complaints of tech blogger Will Oremus, who said […]

Schumer Force-Feeding Electric Cars

November 2, 2019 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ Electric vehicles are the wave of the future, we’re told. Now, the U.S. Senate Minority Leader, Chuck Schumer, is the latest prominent politician to propose a new boatload of taxpayer money to make sure, and move up the future by several decades. Make that an Aircraft-Carrier-load of taxpayer money. […]

The REAL U.S./Turkey Strategic Endgame — Iran

October 26, 2019 by

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So, what to make of the MSM spin on Trump, Turkey, and Syria?  ~ Mark Alexander  ~    “A universal peace, it is to be feared, is in the catalogue of events, which will never exist but in the imaginations of visionary philosophers, or in the breasts of benevolent enthusiasts.” —James Madison (1792)     […]

We Need More Rapists In Prison, Not Fewer. Why AOC Is Wrong Again.

October 22, 2019 by

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By Cully Stimson and Henry Featherston ~ Rep.  Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., recently offered another unusual idea on Twitter: Abolish prisons. Seriously. The freshman congresswoman wants Congress to pass a law abolishing all prisons. Setting aside the fact that Congress has no authority to require states to abolish prisons, let’s take a look at her idea. Based […]

The Green New Deal Wants Us To Capture Every Inefficient Breeze

October 19, 2019 by

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By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ Can wind power replace fossil fuels with the help of even less productive solar energy? The answer is no regardless of the extraordinary requirements presented to Congress in the Green New Deal (GND) . It states that the nation will transition to 100% renewable energy (without the help of nuclear […]

Elizabeth Warren Slams Facebook For Helping ‘Elect Donald Trump’

October 9, 2019 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ Democrats want to persecute any business, person, or group that has helped or even simply not hindered President Donald Trump. Even top social media companies. Senator and Democratic candidate Elizabeth Warren came after Facebook on Twitter on Oct. 7, for “help[ing] elect Donald Trump once” and for labeling her own campaign […]

Is Google CEO Op-Ed On Fox Business A Shift To The Right?

October 5, 2019 by

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By Corinne Weaver ~ The massive search engine monopoly that is Google is now defending small businesses and it did so on Fox Business. That raises an interesting question: Do conservatives suddenly look more appealing to Big Tech in the face of regulatory statements by Democrat candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA). In an op-ed penned […]