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America’s Pastor Passes on to His Reward

America's Pastor

Townhall Review — February 24, 2018 Dr. Albert Mohler ,  President of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary ,  remembers America’s Pastor, Billy Graham , who went on to be with his Lord this past Wednesday. Larry Elder and Constitutional law professor John Eastman address the latest indictments of 13 Russian nationals for election interference in 2016. Hugh Hewitt comments on Sr. Fellow at the Hudson Institute...

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School Shooting Stuns America, Betsy DeVos Responds

America's Pastor

Following the Florida school shooting,  U.S Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, sits in with Hugh Hewitt to discuss what can and should not be done about it. Mike Gallagher invites Byron York, columnist for the Washington Examiner , to share about the ongoing controversy surrounding the Justice Department and Michael Flynn. Bill Kristol, the founder of The Weekly Standard , highlights the cascading...

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Lanhee Chen: A Spending Problem

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President Trump earned significant praise for his first State of the Union Address—and for good reason. It presented an affirmative vision for what unified Republican governance can accomplish. It also laid out policy priorities to keep the homeland secure and strengthen our economy. One thing that was missing, however, was any mention...

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Hugh Hewitt: Time to Extend the Reid-Rule Reforms

U.S. Senate

Whether the decline began with the sliming of Robert Bork or the segregationist filibusters of civil rights legislation, the modern U.S. Senate has been on a downward spiral for some time. What the Senate needs now is an overhaul of its rules, one that preserves the rights of the minority in...

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David Davenport: Previewing Trump’s First State of the Union Speech

Compromise

A president’s first state of the union message is an important occasion. But in our era of political theater, there is some danger that this year the sideshow will overshadow the main attraction. Several Democratic members of Congress say they will boycott the event.  One Congresswoman is encouraging females who...

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Are Republicans Really in Danger in the 2018 Elections?

America's Pastor

Townhall Review — January 20, 2018 Hugh Hewitt invites Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman Bob Goodlatte to explain the contentious issues on the DACA impasse in Washington, DC. Larry Elder and John Lott, the president of the Crime Prevention Center , dig into the data concerning the true record of illegal immigrants in his state, Arizona. Hugh...

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Michael Medved: The Oprah Infatuation: Dems Place Personality Over Policy

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The unbounded enthusiasm for Oprah Winfrey’s prospective presidential run illustrates the Democrats’ tendency to prioritize personality above policy. Nobody knows where Oprah stands on issues of the day, or what style of governance she’d favor, but Democrats know she is a popular personality and that’s enough for them. Barack Obama enjoyed similar...

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Albert Mohler: The Handmaid’s Tale and the Threat of Theocracy

Billy Graham

The 75th Annual Golden Globes recently awarded the prize for best drama to “The Handmaid’s Tale.” The show is based on the dystopian novel of the same title, written by Margaret Atwood. Hollywood would have us believe that Margaret Atwood pointed to what we’re facing now in America with the...

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Hugh Hewitt: The Ongoing Carnival of Venom

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Addiction was the story of 2017. No: Not addiction to opioids , though of course tens of thousands of families are still mourning the death of a loved one to the scourge coursing through the United States.   No: Not addiction to the toxic combination of power and lust fueling the...

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Albert Mohler: The Full Joy Of Christmas

Billy Graham

‘Tis the season for Christmas carols, and one of the beautiful of our carols asks the most important question of all: “What child is this, who, laid to rest, on Mary’s lap is sleeping?” Christmas demands an answer to that question. Even with all the fanfare and frantic activity of...

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Albert Mohler: The Message And Majesty Of Handel’s “Messiah”

Billy Graham

Everyone knows about George Frideric Handel , but few remember Charles Jennens , but it was Jennens who wrote and conceived the idea of the “Messiah,” the massive oratorio that is performed thousands of times worldwide at Christmas. Jennens wrote the libretto—the text—of the “Messiah,” tying together the Bible’s central story: God’s salvation...

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Michael Medved: Hanukkah Affirms History Over Fantasy

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During the eight-day festival of Hanukkah, it’s worthwhile to connect the holiday to recent controversies surrounding Jerusalem. The joyous holiday celebrates the purification and re-dedication of Jerusalem’s Second Temple in 164 BC, but today the official Palestinian position denies that this Temple ever even existed. That absurd notion not only contradicts...

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Jerry Bowyer: The True Meaning Of A Christmas Carol

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“If they would rather die they had better do it, and decrease the surplus population.” With that quote, Ebenezer Scrooge makes perfectly clear the true political message of “A Christmas Carol.” Dickens was writing amidst a wave of hysteria about population growth, triggered shortly before by Thomas Malthus, who argued that reproduction...

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Jerry Bowyer: A Necessary Fix On Tax Reform

Trump Trade

The Senate version of tax reform has a hidden problem which needs to be addressed. It would greatly increase the tax burden on companies which are in debt. When a company expands operations, by say, building a factory, they usually borrow money to do it. The tax code has always allowed business to take...

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