End of Day Archives

Friday, January 4, 2019 -- Day One, Trump Speaks

Day One
Yesterday was a big day in Washington.  As newly-elected members of Congress were sworn in, control of the House of Representatives flipped from Republican to Democrat. 
While this is usually a run-of-the-mill process, a lot of things happened yesterday that should concern anyone who cherishes American values and who was hoping for compromise from the new Congress. 

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Thursday, January 3, 2019 -- Six Seconds, Faith Under Fire, Look Who's Applauding

Six Seconds Was Too Long
Congressional leaders from both parties went to the White House yesterday for a briefing on border security.  President Trump took them into the secure Situation Room because he believes, as I do, that illegal immigration is not only a humanitarian issue, but also a national security issue.
The president asked Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen ...

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Wednesday, January 2, 2019 -- Mitt's Message, Shutdown Showdown, New Year's Resolutions

Mitt's Message
The past two years have witnessed some of the most brutal political battles in modern American history.  Leftists refused to accept the 2016 election results.  They disrupted the inauguration.  And the Deep State has been attempting to undermine the Trump presidency every day since he was elected.
After having been AWOL for much of this fight,...

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Friday, December 28, 2018 -- Shutdown Showdown Continues, The Useless U.N.

Shutdown Showdown Continues
Washington is now in the seventh day of a partial government shutdown.  (Have you noticed yet?)  And in spite of all the fretting by the media, the fact is Democrats are refusing to talk to President Trump. 
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Thursday, December 27, 2018 -- Trump Visits The Troops, Reflections On Syria

Trump Visits The Troops
President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump made a surprise visit to Al Asad Air Base in Iraq yesterday after slipping out of Washington, D.C., late Christmas night.  The president and first lady received a raucous reception from the troops.
President Trump covered a lot of ground in his remarks -- from the record defense buildup under his leadership and the need...

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Friday, December 21, 2018 -- Exploiting Jesus, Kudos To House Conservatives, The Truth

Exploiting Jesus
Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-IL) lashed out at Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen yesterday during a House Judiciary Committee hearing.  Here's some of what he said:
"It is repugnant to me and astonishing to...

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Thursday, December 20, 2018 -- Getting Serious About Syria, Trump Explains, Getting Tough On China

Getting Serious About Syria
President Trump stunned observers around the world when he announced the withdrawal of all 2,000 American troops from Syria yesterday. Predictably, the move was met with much wailing and gnashing of teeth by the Washington establishment, including some on the right.
Critics on both sides of the aisle are framing the decision as a win for Russia and...

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Wednesday, December 19, 2018 -- Who Cares, Speaking Of Fascists, Exploiting A Tragedy

Who Cares?
I'd like you to join me in a thought experiment: Imagine for a moment that somebody wrote a ten-page report filled with an assortment of charges against you.  Imagine that some are so awful that if your family and neighbors ever learned about them you'd probably lose your job and your family. 
And imagine that the people who put together this collection of...

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018 -- Back From The Brink, Flynn's Hearing, Comey's Con

Back From The Brink
Evidently, the president woke up this morning frustrated by the status quo in Washington and determined to do something about it.  He tweeted:
"Illegal immigration costs the United States more than 200 Billion Dollars a year.  How was this allowed to happen?"
Of course, the president knows how it...

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Monday, December 17, 2018 -- Obamacare Unconstitutional, Border Battles

Obamacare Unconstitutional
Late Friday, U.S. District Judge Reed O'Connor of Texas sent shockwaves through the political establishment in Washington.  He issued a decision in a lawsuit brought by 20 states declaring Obamacare to be unconstitutional now that Congress has repealed the individual...

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