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Climate Budget Cuts Are Smart Management, Not An Attack On Science

May 26, 2017 by

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By Katie Tubb and Nicolas Loris ~ It’s been described as a “slap in the face,” “slaughter,” “a punitive … assault on science, the environment, and indeed the planet.” Aside from being inappropriate and irresponsible, these remarks are how some in the policy world and media have depicted cuts to global warming spending in President […]

A First Look At Energy Issues In Trump’s Budget

May 24, 2017 by

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By Katie Tubb and Nicolas Loris ~ President Donald Trump’s fiscal year 2018 budget proposal calls for a number of energy policy reforms, some good and some bad. Some of the highlights include opening the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge for drilling, selling off some government-controlled oil reserves, reinvigorating Yucca Mountain’s nuclear waste management activities, divesting […]

Trump Calls For Middle East To ‘Take The Lead’ In Fighting Terrorism

May 22, 2017 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ 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. “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 […]

Does The FBI Have Anything At All On President Trump?

May 22, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Even the Rolling Stone’s Matt Taibbi, who blames Fox News for the end of US civilisation, smells a rat: What exactly is the FBI investigating? Why was it kept secret from other intelligence chiefs, if that’s what happened? That matters, if we’re trying to gauge what happened last week. Is it a FARA […]

Ross Douthat Childishly Begs For Trump’s Removal Via 25th Amendment

May 19, 2017 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ Ross Douthat, the “conservative” David Brooks mini-me at the New York Times, wants President Donald Trump removed from office pronto. Although Douthat admits in his May 16 column that Trump has probably not done anything actually impeachable, he still wants him out of office because his supposed “childishness” offends him. Since […]

But, President Obama Told Spies To Give Cuba Information

May 19, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ The media and Democrats politicians savage Donald Trump for giving Russia a scrap of intelligence about ISIS, which as president he is entitled to do. But this order from Barack Obama was fine: The Office of the Director of National Intelligence (DNI) will support broader United States Government efforts to normalize […]

Trump Impeachment Proceedings Over Obstruction Charge Unlikely To Go Far, Analysts Say

May 18, 2017 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ While Democrats cry for impeachment, legal experts are dubious that President Donald Trump’s reported conversation with FBI Director James Comey about his former national security adviser would be an easy case of obstruction of justice. “I don’t personally think any prosecutor would bring that case,” Ron Hosko, a former assistant FBI […]