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Rand Paul: We Must Demilitarize the Police

Police Shooting Missouri Anyone who thinks race does not skew the application of criminal justice in this country is just not paying close enough attention, Sen. Rand Paul writes for TIME, amid violence in Ferguson, Mo. over the police shooting death of Michael Brown More The shooting of 18-year-old […] Click here to view original web page at time.com Read More »

Gallup: Despite Obamacare Mandate, 13.4% of Americans Don’t Have Health Insurance

Gallup: Despite Obamacare Mandate, 13.4% of Americans Don’t Have Health Insurance (CNSNews.com) – Although the Affordable Care Act, popularly known as Obamacare, required that all Americans obtain health insurance by the beginning of this year or else pay a penalty, a new Gallup survey shows that 13.4% of Americans […] Click here to view original web page at www.cnsnews.com Read More »

Michelle Obama Policy Axes Cupcake Fundraiser For WWII Vets

Share Students at Waccamaw Middle School in Pawleys Island, S.C. did something pretty cool this spring when they baked cupcakes and cookies to sell during lunchtime to raise money so six World War II veterans could go on an Honor Flight to Washington, D.C. The fundraising effort was a […] Click here to view original web page at dailycaller.com Read More »

‘Dreamers’ confront Steve King; Paul exits

'Dreamers' confront Steve King; Paul exits

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) got up and walked away from a table after two people came up to Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) to confront him over his position on immigration. The incident occurred Monday at a fundraiser Paul was attending for King in Iowa. It was captured on a […] Click here to view original web page at thehill.com Read More »

The GOP’s class of 2016 may be the best in generations

This article originally appeared on Slate. What if they held a presidential campaign and a think tank broke out? House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, who is considering running for president, offered his thoughts on poverty last week . Sen. Marco Rubio has been giving regular policy speeches on […] Click here to view original web page at www.cbsnews.com Read More »

GOP to Obama: Take your ‘golf cap off’ and visit coal country

Republicans slammed President Obama over regulations targeting carbon pollution from existing coal-fired power plants on Tuesday, telling him to take “his golf cap off and get his hard hat on.” A press conference led by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Rep. Mike Kelly (R-Pa.) featured former coal […] Click here to view original web page at thehill.com Read More »

Democratic Senator Caught in Plagiarism Scandal

WASHINGTON — Democrats were thrilled when John Walsh of Montana was appointed to the United States Senate in February. A decorated veteran of the Iraq war and former adjutant general of his state’s National Guard, Mr. Walsh offered the Democratic Party something it frequently lacks: a seasoned military man. […] Click here to view original web page at www.nytimes.com Read More »

Don’t Call Rand Paul an Isolationist!

Last week, Texas governor Rick Perry made that mistake. Sen. Paul responded by mocking Gov. Perry’s new hipster glasses and saying that if the governor remains so stubbornly ignorant, “I’ll make it my personal policy to ignore Rick Perry’s opinions.” Rand Paul by Gage Skidmore In a recent issue […] Click here to view original web page at www.weeklystandard.com Read More »

Pollster: Dems are Ready for Hillary, Rest of Country ‘Not So’

A new NBC News/Marist poll concludes Democrats are overwhelmingly ready for Hillary Clinton to run in 2016, but the general electorate is not as enthused. Lee Miringoff, who runs the Marist Poll, argued this point during an appearance on MSNBC’s Daily Rundown Thursday. “The issue for Hillary Clinton is […] Click here to view original web page at freebeacon.com Read More »

Hundreds of cities fight back against illegal ‘invasion’

Printer Friendly Protesters in Vasser, Michigan, marched from city hall Monday, July 14. A massive protest scheduled for July 18 and 19 across the United States is aimed at stopping the influx of Central American children flooding across the border, and more than a dozen smaller community protests already […] Click here to view original web page at www.wnd.com Read More »