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Image of the Day: Americans Pay More On Taxes Than Food, Housing & Clothing Combined

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April 27, 2017 • 05:14 pm

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Dems Need History Lesson on U.S. Elections
By Betsy McCaughey
Wednesday, January 18 2017
Rep. John Lewis' claim that President-elect Donald Trump isn't a legitimate president wouldn't matter by itself. Lewis dismissed President George W. Bush as illegitimate, too. But the attacks by leading Democrats are mounting, including Sen. Dianne Feinstein, President Obama's Chief of Staff Denis McDonough, Hillary Clinton's former press secretary Brian Fallon and dozens of lawmakers who are boycotting the inauguration. All are insinuating that Trump lacks legitimacy because the Russian government allegedly tried to sway the election. "If we can't carry out an election without disinformation…
 
Sponsors of Anarchy
Hoodlums will be out in full force this Inauguration Day weekend. Count on it. I've covered the left's…
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The Comforting Fictions of Obama's Farewell Speech
Watching President Barack Obama's soaring 2008 Democratic National Convention speech in Denver, I never…
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Obama's Presidency Sputters to an End
Barack Obama's tumultuous presidency has now come and gone, which merits assessment of his performance…
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Six Questions About the Russia Hacking Report
Julia Ioffe, a writer for The Atlantic who watches Russia carefully, tweeted this about the intelligence…
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On Fire: The Racist Anti-Racists at MTV News
It's only the second week of 2017, but it's already been a banner year for preening liberals on cable…
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As 2017 Begins, Broadcasters Exploit Outdated Federal Law to Impose Blackouts on Pay TV Consumers
In so many ways, America begins 2017 on a very high note.  Since the election, stock markets have…
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On Russia Hacks, It's Jump-To-Conclusions vs. Wait-And-See
President-elect Trump stirred yet more controversy Saturday night when, as he entered his New Year's…
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Deadly 'End-of-Life' Myths
As the new Congress convenes, budget cutters are eyeing Medicare, citing predictions that the program…
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Forensic Nightmare: The Perils of Touch DNA
Have you heard of "touch DNA?" This mundane, yet menacing phenomenon exposes the double-edged…
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Standing 'Idly By'
Secretary of State John Kerry used the word "conscience" over and over again as he attempted…
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Question of the Week   
Complete the famous phrase: “No man’s life, liberty or property are safe ...”
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Quote of the Day   
 
"The president's tax proposal -- a big, swashbuckling vision for enacting pro-growth principles -- offends many on the left by its very nature. Within a few minutes of its release, liberal economists, politicians and pundits were ripping it as a payoff to the wealthy, a deficit buster, regressive, unrealistic. That alone is proof Mr. Trump is getting the policy right. Yet what Mr. Trump may be doing…[more]
 
 
—Kimberley A. Strassel, The Wall Street Journal
— Kimberley A. Strassel, The Wall Street Journal
 
Liberty Poll   

The media is having its say. Now have yours. What grade do you give President Trump for his first 100 days?