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In California, A Sign The Coronavirus Crisis Won’t ‘Go To Waste’

April 3, 2020 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ “You never want a serious crisis to go to waste.” That was what Rahm Emanuel, a former mayor of Chicago who also served as chief of staff for President Barack Obama, said about the 2007-2008 financial crash, viewing that moment as an opportunity to pass legislation that likely otherwise would not […]

Sugar-Daddy Democrats Insert $75 Million Into ‘Stimulus’ For Their PBS-NPR Buddies

March 30, 2020 by

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By Tim Graham ~ When a crisis hits and a massive legislative package is organized to meet it, it’s never surprising when Democrats go to supporting their own media assets. So there on page 746 of the 854-page “stimulus” bill is a provision granting $75 million to the Corporation for Public Broadcasting “to prevent, prepare […]

Biden Exploits Pandemic To Push Green New Deal

March 28, 2020 by

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By Peter Murphy ~ Joe Biden made a public splash this week on various news outlets.  The Atlantic magazine will be glad to know he is alive. We sincerely wish Mr. Biden well, but he would have done better staying off the air. The former Vice President and presumptive presidential nominee said if there is another […]

Pelosi’s Identity Politics Pork Barrel

March 25, 2020 by

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By Mike Gonzalez ~ “You never let a serious crisis go to waste,” Obama adviser Rahm Emanuel said during the country’s last major emergency. Now, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is bringing this noxious idea back as she uses the coronavirus pandemic to permanently stamp identity politics on corporate America. Pelosi’s coronavirus relief bill is a […]

Trump Hits Democrats’ Coronavirus Bill As Stuffed With Unrelated ‘Goodies’

March 13, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump said Thursday that he doesn’t support House Democrats’ coronavirus relief bill in its current form because it includes too many “goodies” that have nothing to do with the disease. Although the bill addresses providing testing and masks to respond to the coronavirus, it also expands unemployment insurance and […]

‘We’re Not Closing Our Eyes’: Senate Panel Seeks Documents In Biden-Ukraine Investigation

March 9, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ A Senate committee is poised to issue a subpoena for documents as part of an investigation of the Ukrainian dealings of former Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden. The subpoena by the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee almost certainly will move forward, as a spokeswoman for […]

NY Times’ Lerer Weeps Over Dems’ ‘Two White Men,’ But Slimed Rep. Tulsi Gabbard

March 7, 2020 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has dropped out of the presidential race, and The New York Times (which bizarrely endorsed both Warren and Sen. Amy Klobuchar) is bitter. The headline to Friday’s front-page “news analysis” by Lisa Lerer blamed sexism: “A Two-Man Race? Women Aren’t Surprised.” It began: In the end, the […]