Davenport: Congress Needs to Step Up Its Game

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While everyone was evaluating Donald Trump at 100 days, we also should have been grading Congress.  With significantly lower approval ratings than the president, Congress has done very little. With the same political party controlling the White House and Congress, how can that be?  The answer is that Republicans in...

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Pence Says He Didn’t Know Flynn Was Under Investigation

From the story: Vice President Pence is standing by his claims that he did not know former national security adviser Michael Flynn had been secretly lobbying for the Turkish government until March, despite a new report claiming Flynn had actually disclosed to the Trump transition team back in January that he was...

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Lanhee Chen: An Opportunity For The Senate

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The effort to repeal and replace Obamacare has now moved to the United States Senate, where our elected representatives have the important responsibility of improving upon the American Health Care Act—the reform legislation that passed the House a few weeks ago. There will likely be disagreements between Senators over key...

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THR 5/20/17: A Media Storm of Epic Proportions

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Philip Rucker of The Washington Post joins the Hugh Hewitt Show to defend the WaPo story alleging that President Trump shared classified information with the Russians. Nebraska Senator Ben Sasse also joins Hugh Hewitt to discuss the allegation that Trump asked disgraced former FBI Director James Comey to end the...

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Democrats Scramble to Oust Trump

Why impeaching Trump is unlikely (CNN). Apparently there’s a flaw to that whole remove-him-with-the-25th argument (Hot Air).  From Jennifer Rubin: It is not meant for a situation in which the president is so stupid as to raise questions about whether he is a danger to the country (Washington Post)....

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Greg Thornbury: Comey’s Obligation

Has there ever been a public official who has gone from good guy to bad guy in both the eyes of the Left and the Right—faster and more often—than former FBI Director James Comey? I think not. Why? It all depends on what he’s saying at the moment. When news...

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Michael Medved: Contrasting Views On Wealth And Poverty

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A Pew Research study shows sharp contrasts between Republicans and Democrats in attitudes toward wealth and poverty. By more than three-to-one, Republicans say hard work, rather than a person’s advantages, explains why people are rich. Among Democrats, only 29 percent agree about the value of hard work, while 60 percent...

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Jeffrey Lord on the WaPo Story

The American Spectator’s Jeffrey Lord was on the Mike Gallagher Show giving his view on the WaPo story that alleges that Trump gave away classified information to the Russians. Join Mike Gallagher’s premium content website at MikeOnlineGold.com.  

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Michael Medved: Dem’s Gloom May Seal Their Doom

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The Democrats used to bill themselves as the party of unshakable optimism with jaunty, confident presidents like FDR or JFK, or the “Man from Hope” himself, Bill Clinton. But a new Pew Research study shows the party of “Happy Days Are Here Again” and “High Hopes” is now the party...

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Comey Firing Leads to Bad Week for Media

As they struggled to get several stories straight (Circa). An entertaining look at the Democratic flip-flops on Comey (Townhall).   From Bob Woodward on the Watergate comparisons: “This is not yet Watergate. Not a clear crime. On the Russian issue Senator Warner and others have said there are a...

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Hewitt: Media Hysteria Over Comey

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President Donald Trump has fired FBI Director James Comey. No, this isn’t comparable to Nixon’s infamous “Saturday Night Massacre” of Watergate fame. There are no tapes, no subpoenas for presidential documents, no resignations from the Justice Department, but instead recommendations from the Justice Department. In short, the overwrought media has...

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