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DOJ Wants Citizenship Revoked for Immigrants Who Sexually Abused Minors

Posted: November 21, 2017 at 5:19 pm   /   National, Politics, Top Stories

The Department of Justice is seeking to have the U.S. citizenship of five immigrants who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing minors revoked. The  incidents of abuse occurred before the men became naturalized citizens. Fox News reported the story on Tuesday: These individuals, according to the Justice Department, “unlawfully procured their U.S. citizenship by concealing sexual […]

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Donald Trump Breaks His Silence. Throws Support To Roy Moore

Posted: November 21, 2017 at 4:07 pm   /   National, Politics, Top Stories

After remaining silent since accusations of sexual misconduct against Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore first broke, President Trump came out in support of the embattled Moore saying, “you have to listen to him also.” The President’s comments came after Roy Moore released testimony of several people on his twitter account Monday that seriously called […]

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Pilgrims, Socialism, Free Markets, Bernie Sanders, Milton Friedman: a Thanksgiving Story

Posted: November 21, 2017 at 3:06 pm   /   National, Politics, Top Stories

The story of the Mayflower, the Pilgrims, and Thanksgiving is widely taught in American schools. What is seldom taught, however, is what those Pilgrims learned, at great pain, about Socialism versus Free Markets. The Pilgrim experience stands as the most authentic-ever, real-life comparison between socialism and free markets as the foundation for governance, commerce, and human interaction.  As a reminder, the Pilgrims landed at […]

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Following Lawsuits From California, Pennsylvania, Little Sisters of the Poor Are Returning to Court

Posted: November 21, 2017 at 2:49 pm   /   Politics

The Little Sisters of the Poor is returning to court to defend themselves against lawsuits from two states that seek to remove the nuns’ religious exemption from the Health and Human Services rule. “Pennsylvania’s attorney general Josh Shapiro and California’s attorney general Xavier Becerra have now filed lawsuits trying to take away the rights that […]

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Meet the Woman Who Helped Make Thanksgiving a US Holiday

Posted: November 21, 2017 at 2:32 pm   /   Politics

For much of the 19th century, Thanksgiving was only celebrated by New Englanders and Northeastern transplants in the upper Midwest and New York. Without the dogged activism of Sarah Josepha Hale—a novelist, poet, and the editor of “Godey’s Lady’s Book,” a lifestyle magazine with an impressive pre-Civil War circulation of 150,000—Thanksgiving may never have become […]

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What Trump’s Designation of North Korea as State Sponsor of Terrorism Will Mean for Country’s Future

Posted: November 21, 2017 at 2:25 pm   /   Politics

The Trump administration has re-designated North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism. It’s a proper and pragmatic, if belated, acknowledgement that North Korea’s repeated, deadly actions legally constitute terrorist acts under U.S. law. As President Donald Trump commented, “It should have happened years ago.” Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced the re-designation was to […]

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Podcast: What Welfare Reforms Would Promote Happiness, Prosperity

Posted: November 21, 2017 at 1:51 pm   /   Politics

What kind of reforms would encourage work, marriage, and result in happier live for some Americans? Heritage Foundation’s Mare Fishpaw joins us to explain that, and why the individual mandate isn’t working. Plus: why President Trump is making the right call on elephant hunting. The post Podcast: What Welfare Reforms Would Promote Happiness, Prosperity appeared […]

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Bloated Federal Agencies Have Become the Norm. Here’s the Key to Sizing Them Down.

Posted: November 21, 2017 at 1:43 pm   /   Politics

In March 2017, President Donald Trump issued an executive order to spur a comprehensive reorganization of the executive branch. It instructed each federal department head to submit a plan to improve “efficiency, effectiveness, and accountability” by June 30, 2017. Think tanks and members of the general public were also encouraged to submit plans. The administration […]

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Q&A: FCC Chairman Explains Why He’s Ending Obama’s ‘Heavy-Handed Internet Regulations’

Posted: November 21, 2017 at 12:14 pm   /   Politics

The Federal Communications Commission will vote in December on a proposal to repeal Obama-era net neutrality rules. Shortly after publicly announcing the news, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai spoke to Daily Signal editor-in-chief Rob Bluey. In the edited transcript that follows, Pai explains what it means for consumers and addresses concerns voiced by the left. Bluey: […]

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