Gen. Kelly Is Just the Man to Shepherd Trump’s Agenda Over the Finish Line

The Department of Homeland Security has traditionally been a model of dysfunction. An amalgam of 22 different federal departments with wildly different missions, it has been a consistent thorn in the side of even the most well-intentioned administrators. It has five key missions, none of which it has done well. It’s spent tens of billion…
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Reflexive Anti-Trumpism Hits a New Low

Reflexive anti-Trumpism is all the rage amongst the liberal elite. Whereas President Obama could do no wrong, President Trump can do no right. Every action, every word, every gesture is parsed, looking for the slightest bit of scandalous innuendo that may exist between syllables, and where none can be found a Plan B consisting of…
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CNN Pays the Price for Prioritizing Anti-Trumpism Over Journalistic Integrity

“In the main, it was not true,” James Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee about a bombshell New York Times story that alleged contacts between Trump’s inner circle and Russian officials. “The challenge, and I’m not picking on reporters, about writing stories about classified information is the people talking about it often don’t really know…
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Donald Trump to America: “You’re Hired”

Businessman Donald Trump gained fame as host of “The Apprentice,” where his line “You’re Fired” took on a pop culture life of its own. Now, as president, Trump is attempting to re-invigorate the United States’ apprenticeship model in an effort to get more employers saying “you’re hired.” This week, President Trump will make the expansion…
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The Congressional Baseball Shooting Must Unite Us, Not Further Divide Us

Democrats won Thursday night’s Congressional Baseball Game decisively, beating the Republicans by a final score of 11-2. But the score didn’t matter in the least. What mattered was gather to honor Republicans’ missing second baseman, Rep. Steve Scalise, who was still in critical condition after being wounded by a gunman at practice in Alexandria, Va.…
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Democrats Are On a Witch Hunt, Not a Search for the Truth

Attorney General Jeff Sessions testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday and reaffirmed what was already coming into focus: That there is absolutely no evidence that President Donald Trump colluded with Russia to alter the 2016 election. “Let me state this clearly: I have never met with or had any conversations with any Russians…
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Comey’s Testimony Reveals That Loretta Lynch’s Behavior is the True Scandal

Former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony laid waste to the conspiracy theory of President Trump’s involvement with Russia to influence the election. Indeed, it may have confirmed the opposite – that Democrats were misusing their levers of power to protect the reputation of their favored candidate—Hillary Clinton—during the presidential race. Director Comey testified that former…
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Democrats’ Witch Hunt Fizzles After Comey Testimoney

Journalists, commentators, pundits and politicos assured us that former FBI Director Jim Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee would be on par with Watergate. Finally, they thought, we would get the juicy inside scoop about President Trump’s collusion with Russia to alter the election, or at the very least a whiff of obstruction of…
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The Truth About the Safety Net

President Donald Trump’s budget, like all presidential budgets before it, arrived just in time to attend its own funeral. The power of the purse rests with the House, so the president’s budget is best understood as a statement of priorities, a powerful message that sets the tone for the coming negotiations. President Trump’s budget is…
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Governing Shouldn’t Be Easy, But Deep State is Making it Impossible

Politics ain’t beanbag. That expression has long been used to describe the roughs-and-tumble nature of politics, which has long been dominated by partisan gamesmanship, procedural maneuvering, and tricksy campaigning, anything to gain an electoral edge. Politics is often ugly, messy and contrary to the values of our republic, but that’s also nothing new. For better…
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