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Posted: 2019-12-05 23:09:35
    There's a lot going on at America's universities these days, and I'm not talking about academics (see here). Amid a series of socially introspective college conferences across...
Posted: 2019-12-05 21:55:25
    On Tuesday, I covered the story of a couple sentenced to a total of 155 months for smuggling over 100 illegal immigrants across the Texas border. Well, the topic's back in the...
Posted: 2019-12-05 21:30:36
Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a meeting with local residents, Monday, Dec. 2, 2019, in Emmetsburg, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall) I'm making...
Posted: 2019-12-05 21:00:34
Google Trends Show 'Impeachment' Competed With 'Peloton' for Attention in Another Troubling Sign for Democrats
[caption id="attachment_743428" align="alignnone" width="620"] Image via William Iven from Pixabay.[/caption] We've written about a number of warning signs for Democrats on the issue of impeachment...
Posted: 2019-12-05 20:45:03
Is Beto Back Already? Supporters Have a Plan, and They're Already Polling for the Irishman to Take Down an Established Texas Republican
[caption id="attachment_552548" align="alignnone" width="620"] U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, D-Texas, takes part in a debate for the Texas U.S. Senate with U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Tuesday, Oct....
Posted: 2019-12-05 19:30:51
Dems Indicate They Plan to Keep on Impeaching, Even If They Lose In Senate
[caption id="attachment_696177" align="alignnone" width="665"] House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., reads a statement announcing a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, on...
Posted: 2019-12-05 18:30:27
Sneak Preview: Ten Revelations We Can Expect From the IG's FISA Report
  Investigative journalist John Solomon has followed the Russian collusion investigation closely from the beginning. Over the coarse of his long career, he has developed an extensive network...
Posted: 2019-12-05 18:00:50
Crazy: Jonathan Turley Is Inundated With Threats After Testifying for Republicans on Impeachment
[caption id="attachment_743369" align="alignnone" width="665"] George Washington University Law School professor Jonathan Turley testifies during a hearing before the House Judiciary Committee...
Posted: 2019-12-05 17:30:09
Blue on Blue: Rep. Al Green Blasts Nadler for Not Featuring Persons of Color as Impeachment Witnesses (Video)
Rep. Al Green (D-TX) speaks about what he describes as a lack of diversity among House Judiciary Committee impeachment inquiry witnesses - 12/4/19. Screen grab via his YouTube page. Along with...
Posted: 2019-12-05 17:00:50
No Mayor Pete, Maybe it’s Democrats Who are 'Looking the other way on Racism’
Well, it looks like Mayor Pete Buttigieg has stepped in it again. On Tuesday, the Democratic presidential hopeful made an outrageous race-baiting claim about people who support President Donald...

Posted: 2019-12-05 22:01:49
You remember Karen McDougal, right? The former Playboy model who cashed in on an alleged affair with Donald Trump in 2006 and sold her story to the National Enquirer just before the 2016 election...
Posted: 2019-12-05 20:41:38
Every blogger's dream is to make such an impact in their coverage of a story that they become part of the story. Today that dream came true. I think. I can't tell if this is a joke or not. The...
Posted: 2019-12-05 20:01:33
After weeks of hearings, hyperbole, and histrionics over Ukraine-Gate, have House Democrats advanced the case for impeachment? Not only have they not moved the polling, they may have lost ground...
Posted: 2019-12-05 19:21:16
Bari Weiss: Anti-Semitic violence and the curious lack of public outrage
Bari Weiss is a fairly prominent opinion writer and her piece was published in one of the country's most prominent papers. Still, she argues pretty persuasively that the rise of anti-Semitism...
Posted: 2019-12-05 18:41:34
Napolitano: Trump will testify at his impeachment trial and it'll be the most dramatic political event of our lifetimes
No, dude, he will not. For cripes sake. Can you imagine the horror among Trump's advisors and Senate cronies if he suddenly started chirping about wanting to testify? They're on a glide path...
Posted: 2019-12-05 18:01:32
WaPo columnist: How can we, the media, better convince Americans to support impeachment?
Nothing wrong with a columnist having a strong opinion about whether Trump should be impeached or not. That's sort of the job. There is, perhaps, something wrong with a columnist wanting the...
Posted: 2019-12-05 17:21:57
French strike over pension reform ends in violent street battles with police
There were protests and some violence today in Paris and other French cities as unions declared an unlimited strike. Thousands of people were protesting a change to the country's pension system...
Posted: 2019-12-05 15:41:32
Today's hot #TEMS topics: Impeachment faceplant, "Look, fat," con-law rants, Pelosi's Catholic spat, and more!
Today on The Ed Morrissey Show (4 pm ET), we have another great lineup for the news of the day! The show will be streamed on Hot Air's Facebook page and embedded here and on the show page for...
Posted: 2019-12-05 15:23:09
Russian assassins planned attacks from the French Alps
You probably recall the nerve agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal. Sergei and his daughter Yulia were found collapsed near a mall in Salisbury last March. British investigators...
Posted: 2019-12-05 14:41:45
Yang: Come on, impeachment's a "loser" and we all know it
Well, most of us know it, anyway. The Rolling Stone's Matt Taibbi and Katie Halper sat down to discuss a variety of topics with Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang, from media coverage...

Posted: 2019-12-06 03:31:57
During a CNN town hall Thursday night, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told an audience that “let’s not even contemplate” the possibility of President Donald Trump being elected for a second...
Posted: 2019-12-05 22:30:27
The California senator faded badly after a promising start to the race. Here’s what went wrong for her along the way.
Posted: 2019-12-05 22:19:35
George Washington University law professor Jonathan Turley claimed that he has received 'threatening messages' over opposing President Trump’s impeachment.
Posted: 2019-12-05 21:50:31
Black South Bend Councilman-Elect Blasts Buttigieg’s Mayoral Record: ‘We Need Someone That’s Accountable’
Councilman-elect Henry Davis Jr. blasted mayor Pete Buttigieg on Thursday, in the latest African-American criticism leveled at the presidential candidate.
Posted: 2019-12-05 21:11:38
Virginia Commission Calls for Repeal of ‘Explicitly Racist’ and ‘Segregationist’ Laws
A Virginia state commission released a report Thursday calling for the repeal of state laws that contain 'racist language and segregationist policies.'
Posted: 2019-12-05 20:48:23
Against ‘Idea Laundering’
Peter Boghossian recent had an excellent piece in the Wall Street Journal on 'idea laundering' in academia.
Posted: 2019-12-05 19:27:20
White House Blocks Senate Resolution on Armenian Genocide for Third Time
The White House on Thursday asked Senator Kevin Cramer to block a vote on a bill that would recognize the Armenian genocide, according to Axios.
Posted: 2019-12-05 19:16:37
Texas Democrats Urge Pelosi to Press for Border Security as Part of USMCA Deal
Texas Dems Gonzalez and Vela urged Nancy Pelosi to press Mexico for firm security commitments to protect U.S. trade and tourism in the war on Mexican cartels.
Posted: 2019-12-05 18:43:37
Europe’s Appeasement of Iran Remains a Threat to the West
While Emmanuel Macron was complaining of NATO’s ‘brain death,’ European efforts to circumvent U.S. sanctions on Iran continued apace.
Posted: 2019-12-05 18:38:53
‘Dream-Team’ Redux?
If Nadler had any sense, he would simply fold his tent and stop the damage he is doing to House candidates in 2020.

Posted: 2019-12-05 21:40:11
On December 12, voters in the United Kingdom (U.K.) will head to the polls in a high-stakes election. It will be a decisive moment in the polarizing Brexit debate, with the outcome indicating...
Posted: 2019-12-05 21:17:00
The holidays offer the opportunity to spend time with loved ones and reflect on the past year and the year to come, and also catch up on that reading list. In the spirit of the season, the Brookings...
Posted: 2019-12-05 18:57:45
The 2018 U.S. poverty rate is noteworthy for two reasons: it reflects a continued decline in the U.S. poverty rate since it hit a thirty-year peak in 2010; and, it marks the first...
Posted: 2019-12-05 18:36:43
Why care about Ukraine and the Budapest Memorandum
Since 2014, when Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine, the United States has provided Ukraine with $3 billion in reform and military assistance and $3 billion in loan guarantees. U.S. troops in...
Posted: 2019-12-05 18:04:36
Figure of the week: Gender equality in employment in Africa
Last month, the McKinsey Global Institute released a new report tracking progress on gender equality in Africa. The report, “The power of parity: Advancing women’s equality in Africa,”...
Posted: 2019-12-05 17:14:44
Provider charges relative to Medicare rates, 2012-2017
Provider charges represent a list price for their services and are typically unilaterally set by the provider. For most people, most of the time, a provider’s list price is irrelevant – what...
Posted: 2019-12-05 16:00:13
Hutchins Roundup: China’s growth, monetary policy tools, and more
Studies in this week’s Hutchins Roundup find that China’s economic growth likely to slow in the next decade, central banks have limited policy space to fight the next recession and more....
Posted: 2019-12-05 15:42:52
AI will affect better-paid workers—but that doesn’t mean they’re the most vulnerable
Our recent analysis of the possible workforce impacts of artificial intelligence (AI) has introduced some new twists into the “future of work” debate. The analysis, leveraging a novel method...
Posted: 2019-12-04 22:35:58
New SNAP rule change just made it harder to combat future recessions
Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released a final rule on work requirement waivers to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP; formerly the Food Stamp Program). The...
Posted: 2019-12-04 22:15:48
The curious case of the Pakistani army chief’s extension
For three days last week, Pakistan was riveted by a surprise legal crisis over an extension in the term of its Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa. It was a last-minute showdown —...


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