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 2017-09-21 16:00 

Newsmax

Republicans See Political Necessity in Healthcare Effort... +

In the two months since Senate Republicans lost their initial attempt to scuttle President Barack Obama's healthcare law, there's fresh evidence GOP voters are adamant that the party achieve its long-promised goal of dismantling it. ...

 2017-09-21 15:46 

Newsmax

Report: Trump's Appointees for USDA Lack Expertise... +

Political appointees to the Agriculture Department include many who worked on President Donald Trump's election campaign and have little or no experience with federal policy or expertise in farms, Politico reports....

 2017-09-21 15:43 

Herman Cain

Here's what the national anthem is really all about . . . and why it's inconceivable that anyone would refuse to stand for it... +

Did you know this? North Korea, Iran and all of our enemies hatethe United States. They hate what we stand for. They hate our national success. They hate our military strength. They hate our ...

 2017-09-21 15:41 

Newsmax

Diplomats Meet on Iran Deal as Trump Stays Mum on Decision... +

President Donald Trump has determined how he wants to approach the Iran nuclear deal which he has called the worst agreement ever negotiated by the United States but has not told even his top national security advisers what his decision is....

 2017-09-21 15:40 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Sean Spicer doesn't think he ever lied while press secretary... +

Sean Spicer doesn't believe he ever lied to the American people during his time as White House press secretary, he told Good Morning America. ...

 2017-09-21 15:35 

Newsmax

Former VP Biden to Campaign in Alabama Senate Race... +

Former Vice President Joe Biden will travel to Alabama next month to campaign for Democrat Doug Jones' campaign in the U.S. Senate race in Birmingham, Alabama on Oct. 3. Jones will face the Republican nominee, either current interim Sen. Luther Strang...

 2017-09-21 15:33 

Washington Examiner

Jim Gilmore: Trump rejects the 'New World Order' at the UN and embraces sovereignty... +

Only American resolve and that of its allies creates the chance for peace....

 2017-09-21 15:31 

Washington Examiner

Afghan president Ashraf Ghani praises Trump's Afghanistan strategy: 'It's a difference of day and night'... +

'That sacrifice can now result in a stable Afghanistan,' the Afghan president said....

 2017-09-21 15:30 

Talking Points Memo

Episode 22: Jacobin Magazine's Bhaskar Sunkara Talks The American Left... +

Welcome to episode 22 of The Josh Marshall Show, in this episode Josh talks to the founder of Jacobin Magazine, Bhaskar Sunkara. Josh and Bhaskar talk about the recent rise of democratic socialism through movements like the Sanders campaign as well as in ...

 2017-09-21 15:30 

The Hill

Artificial Intelligence The arms race we may not be able to control... +

Whoever becomes the leader in this sphere will become ruler of the world, said Vladimir Putin. The sphere the President of Russia is referring to is artificial intelligence (AI) and his comments should give you a moment of pause. ...

 2017-09-21 15:28 

Bill O'Reilly

Iraqi Kurdistan Prepares for a Vote That Will Shake Nations... +

In less than a week, the largest nation in the world without a state of its own — the Kurds — may finally hold a vote on whether to declare one. The approaching independence referendum, which Iraqi Kurdistan has planned for Sept. 25, marks the...

 2017-09-21 15:26 

BuzzFeed

A12-Year-Old Girl Is Said To Be Trapped Alive Under A Collapsed School In Mexico... +

The Enrique Rebsamen school. Daniel Becerril / Reuters For over 40 hours, a 12-year-old girl is said to have remained trapped, but alive, under the rubble of a school in Mexico City, with the world watching live as rescuers attempt to free her afte...

 2017-09-21 15:26 

The Hill

Senate Banking panel to grill Equifax, Wells Fargo chiefs next month... +

The Senate Banking Committee is set to host theCEOs of Equifax and Wells Fargo next month as as both companies face the fallout of massive financial scandals thathave dominated headlines and tarnished their names....

 2017-09-21 15:23 

Talking Points Memo

EPA Staffers Forced To Attend Anti-Leaking, Compliance Training Classes... +

WASHINGTON (AP) Employees at the Environmental Protection Agency are attending mandatory training sessions this week to reinforce their compliance......

 2017-09-21 15:23 

The Atlantic

Speaker Line-Up Announced for Washington Ideas, September 26-28 in Washington, D.C.... +

Speakers Include: House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin - Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg - Senators Jeff Flake and Mark Warner - Madeleine Albright - CRISPR Co-Inventor Feng Zhang - Chef Jos Andrs - SoulCycle CEO Melanie W...

 2017-09-21 15:22 

Washington Examiner

Obama spreads untruths about the Graham-Cassidy health bill... +

Obama's signature healthcare law has sent premiums soaring while reducing access to quality care....

 2017-09-21 15:22 

The Hill

Trump to visit hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico... +

President Trump said Thursday hed visit the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico, which has been devastated by Hurricane Maria.Seated next to Ukranian President Poroshenko on his final day of meetings at the United Nations, Trump did not say when he might go to ...

 2017-09-21 15:21 

The Daily Caller

CNN Commentator Says Graham-Cassidy Repeal 'Flips The Script' On Dems... +

Daily Beast columnist Matt Lewis said the Graham-Cassidy bill ...

 2017-09-21 15:21 

The Atlantic

What the Waiting List for Legal Residency Actually Looks Like... +

Politicians argue immigrants should just get in line if they want to live in the United States. But the process itself can take decades....

 2017-09-21 15:21 

The Daily Caller

Mixing Models And Golf Is Always A Winning Formula... +

Model Katie Kearney was recently at the golf course, and it's another reminder that nobody ever loses when golf and models are combined....

 2017-09-21 15:20 

MSNBC

Facing new allegations, Price's track record ... +

Facing questions about his private-jet travel, HHS Secretary Tom Price can't exactly lean on his record to get the benefit of the doubt....

 2017-09-21 15:20 

The Hill

Rural hospitals are already struggling to keep their doors open... +

The area I represented in Congress is the most rural in America. It spans hundreds of square miles in south and west Texas. Some towns were almost four hours from the nearest airport. In others, it might take law enforcement two hours to respond to a call...

 2017-09-21 15:20 

Reason.com

Oklahoma City Cops Tase, Shoot, Kill Deaf Man... +

There were no body cameras, because the union delayed their deployment....

 2017-09-21 15:19 

The Blaze

Deaf man shot and killed by police despite cries of He cant hear you!... +

Oklahoma City police officers shot and killed Magdiel Sanchez, a 35-year-old deaf man, Tuesday night after he approached them with a metal pipe. What happened? ...

 2017-09-21 15:17 

The Daily Caller

'Breakfast Club' Star Anthony Michael Hall Convicted Of Assault... +
 2017-09-21 15:17 

Talking Points Memo

Ed Dept.: DeVos Uses Private Jet To Tour Schools At 'Zero Cost To Taxpayers'... +

WASHINGTON (AP) Education Secretary Betsy DeVos uses a private jet to fly around the country to tour schools and......

 2017-09-21 15:17 

Washington Examiner

Maxine Waters: I can 'guarantee' Trump colluding with Russia to 'undermine' US... +

'Here you have a president who I can tell you and guarantee you is in collusion with the Russians to undermine our democracy,' Waters said T......

 2017-09-21 15:16 

The Daily Caller

CLAIM: 'Behind Closed Doors' GOP Lawmakers Are Interested In Taxing CO2... +

The executive director of pro-carbon tax group claims ...

 2017-09-21 15:16 

The Daily Caller

Young Alabama Fan Cursing On Camera Is Wildly Entertaining... +

Few things are more entertaining than intense football fans, and fans of the Alabama Crimson Tide may be the most intense....

 2017-09-21 15:13 

USA Today

[ Opinion ]

School choice is crucial for African-American students' success... +

The NAACP refuses to acknowledge the benefits that come from school choice and expects all people of color to follow their lead. I won't....

 2017-09-21 15:12 

MRCTV

Professor Offers Extra Credit Through 'White Privilege' Survey... +

Professors attempt to indoctrinate students through division under the guise of unity....

 2017-09-21 15:12 

MRCTV

Illinois Man Receives $15K After Being Arrested for Flag Burning... +

An Illinois man has received a $15,000 settlement after he was arrested for posting a photo of himself burning an American flag on Fourth of July weekend in 2016....

 2017-09-21 15:12 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Trump says new sanctions coming on North Korea... +

President Donald Trump said Thursday he will announce new sanctions on North Korea in a latest attempt by the United States to punish the country for its nuclear weapons program....

 2017-09-21 15:10 

The Daily Caller

Ben Shapiro: Berkeley 'Returning To Its Senses' With Police Enforcement [VIDEO]... +

Author Ben Shapiro said Berkeley is ...

 2017-09-21 15:09 

The Atlantic

Designing a Better Antarctic Base for Science... +

The largest community on Antarctica is set for a series of radical upgrades to its decaying infrastructure....

 2017-09-21 15:09 

Washington Examiner

Twitter to meet Wednesday with Senate Intelligence Committee on Russian meddling... +

Company representatives will meet with senators on Wednesday to discuss the spread of false and misleading information on the social media s......

 2017-09-21 15:07 

Washington Examiner

Daily on Energy: Lindsey Graham and John McCain look to team with Democrats on climate change... +

SIGN UP! If youd like to continue receiving Washington Examiner's Daily on Energy newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://n......

 2017-09-21 15:06 

NBC

[ Politics ]

Kimmel Continues War Against Sen. Cassidy Over Health Care Bill ... +
 2017-09-21 15:05 

Talking Points Memo

New Report: Graham-Cassidy Punishes Medicaid Expansion States... +

A report released Thursday by the Kaiser Family Foundation shows a sharp disparity in how the new Graham-Cassidy Obamacare repeal......

 2017-09-21 15:04 

Washington Examiner

Maxine Waters: Ben Carson is an 'educated fool'... +

'Here's a man who has a reputation of being a highly competent surgeon, but when he talks about poor people, he says they're the cause of th......

 2017-09-21 15:02 

Reason.com

Graham-Cassidy Promises States More Flexibility; Leaves Washington Fully in Charge of Americans' Health Care... +

The limited amount of federalism in the Graham-Cassidy bill would come only with the expressed permission of the federal government....

 2017-09-21 15:00 

Pamela Geller

Defense attorney: Muslim who plotted to behead Pamela Geller an idiot, not guilty... +

A man accused of participating in a plot to behead conservative blogger Pamela Geller became consumed by Islamic State group propaganda because he was overweight, lonely and desperate for an escape from his bleak life, his defense attorney said Wednesday....

 2017-09-21 15:00 

Blunt Force Truth

Pelosi: Dreamers Parents Did A Great Thing, Protecting Families Is Logical Next Step... +

Rep.Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) said Wednesday that she wants to pass legislation toprotect illegal immigrant families who “did a great thing” by coming to the U.S. The House minority leader’scomments came in response to protesterswho shut...

 2017-09-21 15:00 

Roll Call

How Graham-Cassidy Stacks Up, in One Chart... +

Senate leaders are considering an attempt next week to pass a repeal of the 2010 health care law, while chamber rules still allow for a 50-50 vote option. Sens. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Bill Cassidy, R-La., put together a proposal after the chamber co...

 2017-09-21 15:00 

The Hill

Don't be fooled by the Clinton-Sanders fued, Dems are united... +

Maybe, like me, your personal feed is still filled with Clinton versus Bernie squabbles, with hardly any break since spring 2016. Seemingly every story has the potential to cause a flare-up, like the greasy meal before the pimple: news of a Russian compan...

 2017-09-21 15:00 

The Hill

America is a global leader heres how Congress can maintain that status... +

Washington celebrates no shortage of commemorative days somelighthearted,somesolemn. Today, the International Day of Peace, is the latter. Members of Congress should take this reminder to heart by protecting funding for the International Affairs Budget a...

 2017-09-21 14:59 

Talking Points Memo

Trump Says He'll Impose Yet More Sanctions On North Korea... +

President Donald Trump on Thursday saidthat he plans to impose yet more sanctions on North Korea as the nation continues......

 2017-09-21 14:59 

The Daily Caller

Florida Parents Furious After Teacher Tells Fifth Graders To Use Gender Neutral Pronouns... +

Parents of students at one Fl. public school are furious after the school's new 5th grade teachertold students to use gender neutral pronouns to address her....

 2017-09-21 14:58 

The Hill

Spicer: Trump 'thought I did a great job' during Emmys cameo... +

Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer said he spoketo President Trump about his surprise cameo at Sunday's Emmy Awardsandhis former boss was "very supportive" while giving him props on doing "a great job."...

 2017-09-21 14:58 

The Daily Caller

Cassidy Calls Out Jimmy Kimmel For Mocking Repeal Bill, Says He 'Doesn't Understand'... +

GOP Sen. Bill Cassidy defended his proposed heath care repeal bill Thursday on ...

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