Don’t Let Liberals Federalize Elections

Apr 11, 2020

Good morning from Washington, where COVID-19 is a crisis that the left just can't help exploiting. We've got commentaries on misguided attempts to control elections, waste taxpayers' money, and smear others because of how they see marriage. Plus: Dude, that weed store isn't "essential," but worshipping at home via Facebook just might be. Seventy-five years ago today, the American Third Army liberates Buchenwald concentration camp near Weimar, Germany, later called second only to Auschwitz in horrors imposed on Jews and other prisoners. Have a blessed Easter.


By David Harsanyi

If we discard legal norms every time there's a crisis, we no longer have a nation of laws but a country at the mercy of arbitrary decrees, emotional appeals, and pliable courts.
By Nicole Russell

"Franklin Graham has a long history of spewing anti-LGBTQ hate speech and I find it extremely troubling that he and his organization are involved in our relief efforts in any way," says one New York City lawmaker.
By Rachel Greszler

Republicans wanted to expand the Paycheck Protection Program for small businesses by adding $251 billion in funding, but Democrats rejected that measure unless it were coupled with an additional $100 billion for hospitals and $150 billion for state and local governments.
By Peter Hasson

Three consecutive national surveys find that more than 50% of Americans say they somewhat or strongly agree with Trump's using the term "Chinese virus."
By Garth Van Meter

While businesses across the country are laying off workers, and some face the reality of closing permanently, the marijuana industry is bragging about vast increases in sales and record profits.
By Virginia Allen

Facebook recently launched its Faith on Facebook Resource Hub, which is equipped with the tools that pastors, priests, rabbis, and other faith leaders need to connect online with their congregants during the pandemic.

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