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Monday, October 1, 2018 -- Trump Trade Triumph, Investigations Galore, A Question of Credibility

Trump Trade Triumph
 
President Donald Trump has delivered on another major campaign promise.  He successfully renegotiated the Clinton-era NAFTA agreement. 
 
Trump repeatedly said he wanted a better deal for America, and everyone repeatedly said it couldn't be done.  But Trump negotiated one deal with Mexico and conducted another set of negotiations with Canada,...

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Friday, September 28, 2018 -- Judgment Day, An Epic Hearing, Not Over Yet

Judgment Day
 
As I am sending this to you, the Senate Judiciary Committee is supposed to vote any moment on Judge Kavanaugh's nomination.  Hopefully by the time you are reading this, Kavanaugh's nomination will have advanced to the Senate floor.
 
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Tuesday, September 25, 2018 -- America First Leadership, Kavanaugh Speaks, Will She, Cruz Chased Out

America First Leadership
 
President Trump addressed the United Nations General Assembly this morning.  Rather than kowtow to global elites and institutions, President Trump unapologetically defended America and our sovereignty.  He defended our right to set our own trade and immigration policies.  He defended Israel.  And he attacked socialism. 
 
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Monday, September 24, 2018 -- Another Accuser, Transforming America, Twice As Many

Another Accuser
 
It was sadly predictable, but another woman has now come forward to accuse Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual improprieties at some point in the distant past.  During an interview with The New Yorker, Deborah Ramirez alleges that Kavanaugh exposed himself at a party during their freshman year at Yale.  Senate Democrats are demanding that the Kavanaugh hearings...

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Monday, September 24, 2018 -- Another Accuser, Transforming America, Twice As Many

Another Accuser
 
It was sadly predictable, but another woman has now come forward to accuse Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual improprieties at some point in the distant past.  During an interview with The New Yorker, Deborah Ramirez alleges that Kavanaugh exposed himself at a party during their freshman year at Yale.  Senate Democrats are demanding that the Kavanaugh hearings...

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Friday, September 21, 2018 -- Ford's Demands, Threats All Around, Why It Matters

Ford's Demands
 
Late yesterday afternoon, lawyers representing Dr. Christine Ford issued a list of conditions for her testimony.  Here's what they are demanding of the Senate Judiciary Committee: 

  • Dr. Ford will not speak on Monday.  After saying she would testify, it seems Monday does not fit into her schedule.  She wants to wait until Thursday to present her case....
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Thursday, September 20, 2018 -- The Ford Farce II, The Totalitarian Left, Good News

The Ford Farce II
 
Here are the latest developments in the ongoing confirmation saga of Judge Brett Kavanaugh. 

  • Frustrated with the delay tactics of Dr. Ford and her attorneys, Senator Charles Grassley, chairman of the Judiciary Committee, is giving Ford until tomorrow morning to respond regarding whether she...
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Wednesday, September 19, 2018 -- The Ford Farce, Deep State Resistance, Something To Think About

The Ford Farce?
 
The Kavanaugh controversy is rapidly becoming the Ford farce. 
 
As you may have heard, Dr. Christine Ford, the woman making charges against Judge Brett Kavanaugh, is now saying that she is unwilling to testify until an FBI investigation has been conducted.  Lisa Banks, another of Ford's attorneys, told CNN yesterday, "Any talk of a...

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Tuesday, September 18, 2018 -- Senate Showdown Set, The End Game, Trump Orders Declassification

Senate Showdown Set
 
Sen. Charles Grassley, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, announced yesterday that Dr. Christine Ford and Judge Brett Kavanaugh will both testify under oath on Monday. 
 
I understand why this hearing is necessary, and I also...

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Monday, September 17, 2018 -- The Kavanaugh Controversy, Constitution Day, Reagan's Faith 

The Kavanaugh Controversy
 
As Yogi Bera famously said, "It's déjà vu all over again."
 
As many of you know, I served as chairman of the Citizens Committee to Confirm Clarence Thomas in 1991.  I was in the hearing room when a surprise witness named Anita Hill came forward and made charges that were not 35 years old but only 10 years.  It was a...

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