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Tuesday, November 22, 2016 -- Trump's First 100 Days, Fake Hate

Trump's First 100 Days

Ironically for a 70-year-old populist, Donald Trump brilliantly harnessed the power of social media to get his message out during the presidential campaign. Eschewing big money ad buys and network sit-downs, Trump re-wrote the rules of campaigning by talking directly to the American people.

And he's showing every indication of continuing to do that sort of direct engagement during his presidency. The...

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Monday, November 21, 2016 -- Attacking Sessions, Still In Love With Obama, More Cop Killings

Attacking Sessions

This weekend saw a ramping up of attacks against Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions, whom President-elect Donald Trump has tapped to be attorney general. The substance of those attacks is that Sessions is a neo-Confederate, racist, misogynist, anti-immigrant obstructionist, as...

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Friday, November 18, 2016 -- Trump's First Picks, Obama Encourages Demonstrators, Bannon Backfire, Real Anti-Semitism

Trump's First Picks

The Trump Transition team announced its first cabinet picks this morning.

·  Senator Jeff Sessions, a stalwart conservative from Alabama, has been selected to be attorney general.

Sessions has been a leading critic of Barack Obama's...

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Thursday, November 17, 2016 -- Draining The Swamp, Buckle Up, Rediscovering Federalism, Left Coast Insanity

BREAKING NEWS

Sources at NBC News say that Mitt Romney will meet this weekend with President-elect Trump to discuss serving as Secretary of State. This is a surprising development given Romney's actions and statements in the past year. If the reports are accurate, it would be a very magnanimous gesture on Trump's part that could go a long way toward healing divisions in the...

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016 -- Left-wing Smear Machine, More Media Myths, 8 Days, Intolerant Left

Fighting The Left-wing Smear Machine

Yesterday, I wrote at length about the left's attempt to smear former Breitbart CEO and top Trump strategist Steve Bannon. It is nothing more than a pre-emptive strike against those in the new administration who will most aggressively fight the left's agenda.

I am pleased to report that our friends at Breitbart have posted my remarks in...

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Tuesday, November 15, 2016 -- Obama's Farewell Tour, Bluster Over Bannon, Banning Jefferson

Obama's Farewell Tour

President Obama held a lengthy press conference yesterday before leaving on his last foreign trip, a farewell tour of sorts. You no doubt recall that Obama began his presidency in similar fashion -- with an overseas apology tour.

The White House said that the purpose of this trip is to reassure foreign leaders that the new Trump Administration isn't going to bring turmoil to...

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Monday, November 14, 2016 -- Early Signals, Violence Continues, The Left's Hypocrisy

Early Signals

President-elect Donald Trump is being very astute in his initial personnel decisions. He knows he will face fierce resistance from the media and the D.C. establishment. He also knows he cannot be at war with both the Democrats and Republicans in Congress. With that in mind, Trump selected Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus to be White House Chief of Staff.

That choice may...

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Tuesday, November 10, 2016 -- Trump/Pence In D.C., About That Performance, Lots Of Egg, Fringe Freak Out

Trump/Pence Come To Washington

President-elect Donald Trump is in Washington today. He met with President Obama at the White House this morning to discuss an orderly transition of power. As some in the media have noted, this meeting will undoubtedly be "one of the most humbling moments of Obama's presidency."

This afternoon, President-elect Trump and Vice President-elect Pence met...

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Wednesday, November 9, 2016 -- Revolt Of Blue Collar America, Victory For Values Voters, Obama's Legacy, Clinton Concedes

YOU WON!

I'm exhausted and exhilarated at the same time, running on adrenaline, as I know many of you are. I'm still in New York City talking with multiple officials on the Trump/Pence team. You can imagine the atmosphere here. People are ecstatic!

But again, my friends, this is YOUR victory. There were plenty of naysayers, but you stayed in the...

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Tuesday, November 8, 2016 -- Reasons To Be Optimistic

Reasons To Be Optimistic

Nobody knows for certain how today's elections will play out. But here are some reasons you should be optimistic.

·  Two weeks ago, some Democrats declared the election over. They cancelled advertising in blue states and scheduled events in red states, hoping for a big landslide. But in the last 72 hours, Hillary Clinton has been scrambling to defend blue states such as Pennsylvania, Michigan, New Mexico and...

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