Medved: Fourth Party Prospects for Victory

Third party candidacies are generally a waste of time, but this year a fourth party candidacy could capture the White House. Here’s how it might work: with Democrats deeply divided, the Bernie brigades might walk out of the convention, with Senator Sanders or someone else from his camp running as...

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House Calls for Investigation Into Planned Parenthood Trafficking Body Parts

From the story:  The House Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives is calling for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to investigate whether several Planned Parenthood abortion clinics violated federal privacy law. The Panel released new evidence Wednesday purportedly showing abortion clinics disclosing confidential medical information about patients...

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Medved: An Empty Museum

Leaders of the Palestinian Authority recently dedicated the Palestinian Museum: a $24 million building meant as “a space to celebrate and redefine Palestinian art, history and culture.” The only problem: the sprawling museum opened with no exhibitions at all—highlighting the troubled nature of Palestinian identity. What is “Palestinian art, history...

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Mitch McConnell: I’m Not Worried About Donald Trump. I’m Worried About Hillary Clinton.

Hugh Hewitt interviewed Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and asked him about his views about Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. Majority Leader McConnell explained his position: “We ought to be worried about four more years just like the last eight and that’s what we get with Hillary Clinton … The...

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Obama Calls Bomb at Hiroshima “Evil”

The President once again divided Americans by heaping blame and condemnation on the people who sought to stop a horrible war they did not start.  He told the crowd “Let all the souls here rest in peace, for we shall not repeat the evil.”(UPI).  He also called for “moral...

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Mohler: So Much for the End of Imperialism

President Obama has long been understood by his biography and by his approach to foreign policy to oppose the lingering aspects of empire, of imperialism. How do we then explain how the President acts as if America is an imperial power ordering the world to follow our imperial edicts when...

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THR 5/28/16: N.Y. City Demands Businesses Accommodate 31 Genders

Trump chooses General H.R. McMaster for NSA chief

Columnist Michael Barone breaks down the elections for Hugh Hewitt. New York City is forcing businesses to accommodate 31 genders … Dennis Prager reports. President of the American Enterprise Institute Arthur Brooks explains how the pitiful economy hurts the bottom 80% of wage earners the most. Is the football team...

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Trump Should Commit To Reverse Defense Cuts

Senator Jim Talent joined Hugh Hewitt to discuss Donald Trump’s foreign policy stance. Talent suggest that Mr. Trump should commit to reverse the recent defense cuts in order to show that he is serious about a military rebuild. Join Hugh Hewitt’s premium content website at Hughniverse.com.

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Hillary May Have Compromised Counterterrorism Operations with Email

From the story:  A retired senior State Department military advisor claims that Hillary Clinton’s “sloppy communications with her senior staff” when she was secretary of state may have compromised at least two counterterror operations.  Bill Johnson, who was the State Department’s political adviser to the special operations section of the...

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Medved: Trade War Means Hidden Tax Hikes

Both Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump have broken with the 70-year consensus on free trade, with Trump threatening a 45 percent tariff on imports from China, Mexico, and other countries on his enemies list. The problem is that tariffs don’t really tax foreign countries and companies; it’s a...

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NPR Caught Cancelling Interview with Congressman Due to Efforts Against Iran Deal

After they previously denied.  From the story:  An Associated Press story Friday reported that NPR accepted $100,000 from a a White House-allied pro-Iran deal organization called the Ploughshares Fund in order to fund “national security reporting that emphasizes the themes of U.S. nuclear weapons policy and budgets [and] Iran’s nuclear program…” Ostensibly, NPR...

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Thornbury: Costly Legacy Building

Greg Thornbury

In another desperate attempt at legacy building, the Department of Labor just released a new rule on wages … and it’s horrendous. Slated to go into effect later this year, it doubles the annual threshold for salaries that determines who gets overtime pay from roughly $23k per year to more...

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Mohler: Terms Of Surrender

Now that the moral revolutionaries are solidly in control, what is to be demanded of Americans who, on the basis of conviction, cannot join the revolution? The latest terms of surrender were delivered last week by Mark Tushnet, Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. In a stunningly candid essay,...

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