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Et Tu, Mueller?

Wednesday  22:51,   28 june 2017
The Daily Caller

To paraphrase Mark Antony, 'Honor should be made of more honorable stuff'And just like in the legendary play, other public figures have come forward to justify and explain their various attacks on Trump, insisting that Trump — like Caesar —[...]

Dershowitz: Why the Sanders FBI bank loan investigation is dangerous territory

Wednesday  22:16,   28 june 2017
FOX News

So now the shoe is on the other foot. A Trump surrogate has gotten the FBI to open an investigation of Jane and Bernie Sanders for alleged bank fraud. The couple has lawyered up, as is their right. The allegations seem more civil than criminal but[...]

A Bipartisan Health-Care Bill Could Save Republicans. Why Does It Scare Them?

Wednesday  18:59,   28 june 2017
Daily Intelligencer

Mitch McConnell warns that if his bill fails, they’ll have to work with Democrats.In public, Republicans have been lambasting Democrats for obstructing the majority party on health care. In private, their message is the opposite: Mitch McConnell’s[...]

Republicans, don’t get too spooked to finish off Obamacare

Wednesday  18:48,   28 june 2017

We will suffer the consequences if the GOP doesn't pass this bill.Perfect is almost always the enemy of the good. And with today’s voters, preserving the status quo is almost always the enemy of good politics. The idea that some Republicans in[...]

What the mainstream media won't tell you about the Senate's health care bill

Wednesday  17:50,   28 june 2017
FOX News

You won’t hear this from the establishment media but the Senate’s ObamaCare repeal bill contains massive tax relief for middle class families. When it was signed into law seven years ago, ObamaCare implemented a health care system with top-down,[...]

The G.O.P. Rejects Conservatism

Tuesday  23:55,   27 june 2017
The New York Times

Republicans are so bankrupt that they refuse to use quality health care policy ideas put forward by conservative intellectuals, opting instead for tax cuts for the rich.ASPEN, COLO. — There is a structural flaw in modern capitalism. Tremendous[...]

The GOP's 'Better Care' act is better than you think

Tuesday  18:56,   27 june 2017
The Week

There's a lot to like about the Better Care Reconciliation Act, the health-care bill unveiled last week by Senate Republicans. As drafted, the proposal preserves the most worthy features of the Affordable Care Act while addressing some of its[...]

The NRA hardly cares about black gun owners like me. Philando Castile proves that.

Tuesday  18:56,   27 june 2017

Where’s the NRA’s outrage? I’m a grandparent, a military veteran, and a gardener, and I manage mobile devices for a school district in Minnesota. I’m also a black man who owns guns. And Philando Castile, killed by police at a traffic stop after[...]

Opinion: Wanted — Three Senate Republicans to End the Mean Season for Health Care

Tuesday  18:44,   27 june 2017
Roll Call

In a January 2010 speech at Hillsdale College, Paul Ryan decried Barack Obama’s efforts to expand access to health care. The future House speaker declared in apocalyptic tones, “The national health care exchange created by this legislation, together [...]

Masterpiece Cakeshop Is Fighting For The First Amendment, Not Against Gay Marriage

Tuesday  18:44,   27 june 2017
The Federalist

Reading the news about Masterpiece Cakeshop case might lead you to believe that Jack Phillips is fighting to overturn gay marriage. No, he's fighting for the First Amendment.This week, the Supreme Court agreed to hear the case of Masterpiece[...]

Nancy Pelosi: Washington’s Latest Wicked Witch

Tuesday  18:31,   27 june 2017
The New York Times

Female politicians are attacked in ways that play off biases about women shared by men and women.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[...]

Supreme Court will likely uphold most of Trump travel ban

Monday  23:00,   26 june 2017
FOX News

The Supreme Court’s decision to hear arguments in October regarding President Trump’s second travel ban may not itself tell us much about the likely outcome of the case. But the high court’s decision to allow parts of the ban to go forward now –[...]

Congress Must Stop Russia's Meddling in Our Elections

Monday  20:50,   26 june 2017
Real Clear Politics

President Trump is not interested in the threat Russia poses to our elections, going by anything he says on the subject. After being briefed for nearly a year now on unanimous intelligence reports regarding Russia's assault on the 2016 campaign,[...]

What’s at Stake for McConnell, Conservatives and the GOP

Monday  18:56,   26 june 2017
Roll Call

Republican leaders have a once-in-a-lifetime shot to dismantle Medicaid, a costly entitlement program that provides health care for the poor and the disabled. In what other scenario could Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell[...]

Opinion | The Senate’s three big lies about health care

Monday  18:36,   26 june 2017

Let’s hope we don’t get to the fourth lie, in which those who know better say the current bill is the best they could do.To succeed in gutting health coverage for millions of Americans, Senate Republican leaders need to get a series of lies accepted [...]