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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

The Left Wants to Transform Our Election System. It’s a Recipe for 1-Party Rule.

Feb 19, 2019

Good morning from Washington, where progressives are attempting a power grab with legislation to federalize all elections. Jarrett Stepman blows the whistle.The left also hopes to finish tearing down the health care system, and Bob Moffit is here to talk sense. On the podcast, North Carolina Lt. Gov. Dan Forest tells how the tax cuts help his state. Plus: Rachel del Guidice on a new congressman's encounter with Saddam Hussein, Thomas Spoehr on the U.S. role at a key security conference in Germany, and Ginny Montalbano on two Florida residents making a difference on school safety after the Parkland shooting.

H.R.1 has numerous provisions that would undermine free speech rights, upend the way America conducts elections, encourage voter fraud, and turn election oversight into little more than a partisan weapon to bludgeon foes.
Only 6 percent of American patients reported waiting more than two months to see a medical specialist, compared to 39 percent of Canadian patients and 19 percent of British patients.
"We've been in a war this past year against Broward's corrupt elected officials," says Andrew Pollack. "They failed to stop the shooter, failed to confront the shooter … Everything is a cover-up, and the media got the story dreadfully wrong."
North Carolina Lt. Gov. Dan Forest shares how tax reform has changed his state, as well as his thoughts on the national political scene, including the left's push for government-run health care and the Green New Deal.
"When you hear President Trump ask our NATO allies to live up to the commitments they've made to our common defense, that's what we call being leader of the free world," says Vice President Mike Pence.
Kyle Sammin, a lawyer and writer, compares the shifting philosophy of pro-abortion proponents to those who defended slavery in the early 19th century.
"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett's case involving an alleged attack on him Jan. 29 could be headed to a grand jury, amid reports he staged the attack.
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"I'm sitting there looking at [Saddam Hussein] try to sleep, and then of course he sits up and starts talking to me," recalls Rep. Mark Green, R-Tenn.

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Monday, February 18, 2019

NR Daily: Ilhan Omar’s Big Lie

The Left distorts what happened in El Salvador in the 1980s.

February 18 2019



Ilhan Omar's Big Lie

Rich Lowry

Minnesota's Ilhan Omar was cribbing from the Left's notes on U.S. Latin American policy, and doing it badly. Read More


Top Stories

#BelieveWomen Is in a State of Legal Collapse

David French

Our constitutional commitments may be less fragile than they seem.

Labour's Split, Corbyn's Decline

Madeleine Kearns

Seven anti-Corbyn politicians break from the Labour party over concerns of anti-Semitism — but Brexit implications lurk in the background.

Farrakhan Praises Omar's Anti-Semitic Remarks: 'Shake Up That Corrupt House'

Jack Crowe

Louis Farrakhan on Sunday praised Rep. Ilhan Omar's recent endorsement of an anti-Semitic trope and urged Omar not to bow to pressure from critics.


Rubio's Misguided Buyback Tax

Jon Hartley

Sen. Marco Rubio's misguided plan for a stock-buyback tax would create a triple-taxation scheme rather than spurring investment.

How Congress Can Reclaim Its Power

Jay Cost

The more that the majority party in Congress acts like a real team, the more it will resemble the unity of the executive branch. Otherwise, we will continue to have in Congress what we have right now: a cacophony of disparate voices.

Bad Excuses for Leaving the GOP

Peter J. Wallison

It is hard to believe that someone with Wehner's experience in government and high-level politics could be so easily misled, or that he gained anything by this act other than the applause of the Left.

Pat Caddell: The Pollster Who Foresaw and Helped Shape Trump's Victory

John Fund

More than most, he understood how disgusted voters were with leaders in both parties.

Poll: Over a Third Cite Poor Leadership as Country's Biggest Problem

Mairead McArdle

A record percentage of respondents cited poor leadership as the country's biggest problem in the latest Gallup poll, which was released Monday.




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