Politics-govt (2017)



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  • December 31, 2017
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Trump's 1st-yr. approval rating ties Obama's

    Trump confident pointing upIn the face of all the “fake news” portraying President Donald Trump as a markedly unpopular president, the vocal Republican leader took to Twitter Friday to point out that his 46-percent first-year approval rating essentially tied former President Barack Obama’s at the close of his first year in office.

  • December 31, 2017
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Trump: No border wall … no DACA

    Trump speaking in TX (June 2016)President Donald Trump made it loud and clear that he has no intention of working with Democrats on their progressive policies regarding the illegal immigration of youth – if he does not receive adequate funding and endorsement for his border wall spanning the United States’ southern border with Mexico.

  • December 27, 2017
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Plummeting 39% of Brits want to stay in EU

    United Kingdom flagSupport for Britain remaining in the European Union has collapsed to only 39 percent in a recent poll, with nearly half (48 percent) of Britons indicating that they would rather leave and go ahead with Brexit.

  • December 22, 2017
    Chad Groening

    Adams: Mueller team on unending Trump chase

    Robert MuellerA former Justice Department attorney predicts that special counsel Robert Mueller and his Trump-hating attorneys will hound President Donald Trump until the end of his presidency. 

  • December 22, 2017
    Chris Woodward

    Has WH made a 2-for-1 deal for EEOC?

    EEOC bannerEfforts continue to block the re-nomination of an Obama appointee to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

  • December 21, 2017
    Chris Woodward

    Heritage: Nobody getting 'thrown off' ObamaCare

    Healthcare.gov 2017The GOP-passed tax cut bill will not toss people off health insurance despite left-wing claims, says a health policy analyst.

  • December 21, 2017
    Chris Woodward, Chad Groening

    Brase: Not so fast on mandate 'repeal' in tax bill

    Healthcare.gov 2017The new GOP-passed tax bill addressed the individual mandate in the Affordable Care Act but a longtime critic of the law says it's still on the books.

  • December 19, 2017
    Jody Brown

    NY lawmaker seeks ban on sale of 'child sex dolls'

    U.S. Capitol 3A Republican congressman from New York is sponsoring legislation that would ban the sale of life-like dolls that apparently have become popular "play things" among pedophiles. (CAUTION: This story discusses issues that some may find offensive.)

  • December 19, 2017
    Chad Groening

    Will GOP ignore cost of 'Dreamers' and pass bill?

    CA immigration marchRepublicans in Congress need to read an eye-opening report describing the billion-dollar cost of welcoming so-called Dreamers, according to an immigration watchdog.

  • December 18, 2017
    Michael F. Haverluck

    400K jobs the devastating price of $15 Calif. min. wage

    $15 an hour protesters (new pic) (1)A new study projects that the bill signed by Gov. Jerry Brown (D-Calif.) last year slating California’s minimum wage to reach $15 per hour by 2022 will cost the state 400,000 jobs.

  • December 18, 2017
    Chad Groening

    Prediction: Nope, Clinton won't face prosecution

    Hillary C. testifyingIt's unlikely that President Donald Trump will pursue criminal charges against Hillary Clinton and her cohorts, says a former prosecutor.

  • December 17, 2017
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Docs show Comey watered down Hillary email probe remarks

    FBI director Comey testifying 1Former FBI Director James Comey has been exposed through recently released documents showing that he edited his draft statements on former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s email probe – watering down her offenses on multiple occasions before making his announcement public.

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