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The U.S. Senate Must Act Now For The American People And Confirm Mike Pompeo As Secretary Of State

Monday  23:40,   23 april 2018
The Daily Caller

Mike's qualifications and achievements bring to mind another great soldier-statesman from Kansas, Dwight Eisenhower .  Those who feared that the former general would lead the nation into war were proven wrong by history.  Eisenhower successfully [...]

Mike Pompeo's way is not the American way. Reject him as secretary of State.

Monday  23:35,   23 april 2018
USA TODAY

Mike Pompeo would try to reverse U.S. human rights commitments and normalize discriminatory rhetoric. Senators should reject him as secretary of State.Given his record, Mike Pompeo’s Senate confirmation hearing to be secretary of State should have[...]

Thank Trump, or You’ll Be Sorry

Monday  20:16,   23 april 2018
The New York Times

The president demands gratitude. He’s made “thank you” divisive.President Trump recently tweeted, “The United States, under my administration, has done a great job of ridding the region of[...]

America Abhors Impeachment

Monday  20:11,   23 april 2018
The New York Times

America has only ever impeached two presidents, but both remained in office.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or[...]

Offshore drilling and exploration proposals prove no lessons learned after BP Deepwater Horizon

Saturday  00:31,   21 april 2018
The Hill

Eight years ago, we saw just how disastrous oil and gas exploration truly is with Deepwater Horizon.Eight years ago, in the largest environmental disaster in U.S. history, BP's exploratory Deepwater Horizon oil rig[...]

Let Me Tell You What President Trump Is Doing For My Employees And My Community

Friday  20:56,   20 april 2018
The Daily Caller

Beltway antics aside, Trump's EPA is helping real AmericansFor those of us living in the real world (i.e., outside the Washington, D.C. Beltway), the recent media hyperventilation over Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt’s living[...]

I'm a lifelong conservative and I support Robert Mueller's Russia investigation

Friday  20:35,   20 april 2018
USA TODAY

Trump’s attack on the Robert Mueller investigation is wrong and fails to put America first. He doesn't get what made us great: We're a nation of laws.I am an Alabamian and a lifelong conservative. I am 56, and have never voted for a Democrat [...]

Earth Day has embraced hysteria and abandoned science

Friday  20:21,   20 april 2018
FOX News

Sunday is Earth Day, a celebration conceived by then-U.S. Senator Gaylord Nelson and first held in 1970 as a “symbol of environmental responsibility and stewardship.” In the spirit of the time, it was a touchy-feely, consciousness-raising, New Age[...]

Calling the police on black people isn’t a Starbucks problem. It’s an America problem.

Friday  16:06,   20 april 2018
MSN

Every white person in the country needs “racial bias training,” not just the coffee chain.Load[...]

No, Republican Presidents Aren’t Responsible For Most Of America’s Debt

Thursday  18:00,   19 april 2018
The Federalist

If we ignore Congress, every autopilot spending program in existence, and trillions in Obama spending, then maybe we can blame debt solely on the GOP.New York Times columnist David Leonhardt recently wrote a widely shared article arguing that[...]

Opinions | Trump can’t steer a steady course. Maybe Nikki Haley should jump ship.

Thursday  17:55,   19 april 2018
MSN

The U.N. ambassador joins the ranks of Trump servants who have been undercut from the top. Because her job involves being one of the leading articulators of U.S. policy to the world, the president has now rendered her assignment meaningless,[...]

Smearing Robert Mueller

Thursday  17:55,   19 april 2018
The New York Times

Sean Hannity and others are blaming the special counsel for one of the F.B.I.’s worst scandals. But there is no evidence to back up their charges.Was Robert Mueller, the special counsel, complicit in one of the worst scandals in the[...]

For Barbara Bush, loyalty -- and love -- went both ways

Thursday  06:20,   19 april 2018
FOX News

The first time my husband, Peter McMahon, met Barbara Bush, he was hooked. We were invited to have lunch with President George H. W. Bush and the former First Lady in Houston in 2010. It was a special treat, especially for Peter who had become an[...]

Nikki Haley, Great Pushback. Now Resign on Principle.

Wednesday  18:59,   18 april 2018
The Daily Beast

The White House—and Larry Kudlow, of all people—not only threw her under the bus on Russia sanctions, it ran the bus back and forth over her body. Nikki, do the right thing.Nikki Haley slapped back hard at White House minions after they first[...]

Barbara Bush, a First Lady Without Apologies

Wednesday  18:05,   18 april 2018
The New York Times

Mrs. Bush, who died on Tuesday, presented herself as both reasonable and reasonably conservative.She knew who she was, and she saw no need to apologize for it. In the spring of 1990, the administration of Wellesley College — the alma mater, as it[...]