FBI complaints about memo release don’t mention bureau’s shady past

The system for protecting Americans’ civil rights in cases involving foreign agents has a long record of problems. From USA TODAY: The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act is once again at the center of a political scandal. President Trump claims the FISA court wrongfully approved secret spying on his 2016 presidential campaign, while prominent Democrats claim Republicans […]

President Trump 2018 State of the Union: video and transcript

3/4 Americans approved of the speech: Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, the first lady of the United States, and my fellow Americans Less than one year has passed since I first stood at this podium, in this majestic chamber, to speak on behalf of the American people — and to address their concerns, their […]

2018 MARCH for LIFE

“An estimated 100,000 people gathered on the National Mall to hear from speakers and musicians. Groups of high school students waved pro-life signs. Parents held children’s hands as the crowd grew. Reflecting trends in the national religious landscape, the crowd included many black and Latino pro-life advocates. At the Supreme Court, where a small group of pro-abortion […]

Congress Should Defund Planned Parenthood and Pass a 20-week Abortion Ban

Good Article From National Review: Just one short year ago, there was a considerable sense of doubt among some in the pro-life movement. Although there was palpable relief that Hillary Clinton was not elected president in November 2016, many still harbored concerns about President-elect Donald Trump. Trump certainly campaigned as an opponent of abortion in […]

Trump Weakens Obamacare More, Allowing More Freedom For Business Health Plans

“These improvements stand to open health insurance coverage for millions of Americans and their families by making it more affordable for thousands of small businesses and sole proprietors. By joining together, employers may reduce administrative costs through economies of scale, strengthen their bargaining position to obtain more favorable deals, enhance their ability to self-insure, and […]

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Reverses Obama’s Marijuana Policy

We now know that long-term marijuana use can cause physical disorders such as respiratory disease, social problems, and mental health problems such as schizophrenia, something we didn’t know about in the 1960s. Good News…Marijuana dealers may again be prosecuted under federal law for trafficking. From the Daily Signal: Reversing Obama-era policy, Attorney General Jeff Sessions […]

Planned Parenthood’s Largest Revenue Source: The Government

Excess revenue for Planned Parenthood has increased 27% since the past fiscal year- there needs to be something done.  From the National Catholic Register: Organization received more than $500 million in government funding last year, while performing more than 300,000 abortions. Christine Rousselle/CNA/EWTN NEWS WASHINGTON — Planned Parenthood reported that it received more than $500 […]

New York City Murders Drop to 1950s Levels

Giuliani started the clean up of NYC Officials credit overall decline in crime to the police department’s data-driven approach of targeting the worst offenders  From WSJ: New York City is on track to close the year with the fewest murders since Elvis Presley appeared on “The Ed Sullivan Show.” The New York Police Department has […]

Cut Your Tax Bill: What to Do Before Jan. 1

Time to pay any State taxes you can….but a big unknown is which small businesses will qualify for the new 21% pass through tax rate… From WSJ: For millions of Americans, the most important tax-planning tip between now and the end of the year is to check your charitable contributions. They are on Schedule A, […]

The FBI’s Trump ‘Insurance’

More troubling evidence of election meddling at the bureau.   From the WSJ: Democrats and the media are accusing anyone who criticizes special counsel Robert Mueller as Trumpian conspirators trying to undermine his probe. But who needs critics when Mr. Mueller’s team is doing so much to undermine its own credibility? Wednesday’s revelations—they’re coming almost […]