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Female Colleagues Defend Kavanaugh Against Feminist Group’s ‘Smear’

July 14, 2018 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Former female colleagues and employees of federal Judge Brett Kavanaugh are defending him against an attack by a liberal feminist group calling for an investigation of whether he knew about the bad behavior of a former boss. In the early 1990s, Kavanaugh—now President Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court seat […]

The Role Kavanaugh Played In The Starr Investigation Of Clinton

July 12, 2018 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Just when it seems the soap opera of the Clinton scandals had faded into a distant memory, it could re-emerge in the coming battle for the Supreme Court. President Donald Trump’s nominee to serve on the high court, Judge Brett Kavanaugh of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of […]

Working With Green Groups, Local Governments Use This Kind Of Lawsuit To Get Cash From Oil Giants

July 7, 2018 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Cities and counties across the country are teaming up with environmental groups to drill for revenue by using public-nuisance lawsuits against some of the world’s largest energy companies. These local governments claim oil giants, such as Exxon Mobil, Chevron, and others, have caused global warming that they say is damaging their […]

Trump Celebrates 6 Months Of ‘New Jobs, Bigger Paychecks, And Keeping More Of Your Hard-Earned Money’

June 30, 2018 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump called the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act an “economic miracle” as he marked the reform package’s six-month anniversary during a White House event Friday. “At last, our country finally has a tax system that is pro-job, pro-worker, pro-family, and pro-American,” Trump said. The $1.5 trillion tax reform law […]

Sports Tickets, Other Freebies For FBI Leakers Raise ‘Bribery’ Issues, Legal Experts Say

June 16, 2018 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ The Justice Department’s internal watchdog is investigating FBI leakers, as legal experts say revelations about gifts in an inspector general’s report this week raise new legal and ethical issues. The Justice Department’s Office of Inspector General noted that “dozens” of FBI agents had contact with the news media, and many were […]

Trump-Kim Summit Stirs Concerns On War Games, Human Rights

June 13, 2018 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ The joint statement from President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un on Tuesday after their summit in Singapore produced hope for a denuclearization deal, but also some concern over what it didn’t mention. Human rights and U.S. military forces in South Korea were not directly addressed in the […]

Trump ‘Probably’ Backing Bill To Leave Marijuana To States

June 9, 2018 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump on Friday lent tentative support to a bipartisan bill allowing states to regulate marijuana use. On Thursday, Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., and Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., announced legislation that would amend the Controlled Substance Act to exclude marijuana activities, but includes restrictions such as no distribution to people under […]