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From our friends at AEI, a wonderful capture of the difference between the Obama/Biden jobs "recovery," which was the worst in recorded U.S. history (as the graph shows, they promised that unemployment wouldn't surpass 8% under their wasteful spending "stimulus," but instead it exceeded 8% for a record uninterrupted stretch), versus the sharp recovery under President Trump:

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="557"] The Obama/Biden Jobs "Recovery"[/caption]




[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="557"] The Trump Actual Jobs Recovery[/caption]…[more]

September 25, 2020 • 10:07 AM

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— Center for Individual Freedom
— Center for Individual Freedom
Posted September 11, 2020 • 08:46 AM
On Claims POTUS Distorted Conversations About Coronavirus:

"National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr. Anthony Fauci said that he does not believe the president 'distorted things that I spoke to him about.'

"Fauci made the comment on Wednesday when fielding questions pertaining to journalist Bob Woodward's forthcoming book about President Donald Trump. ...

"'I didn't get any sense that he was distorting anything,' Fauci said. 'I mean in my discussions with him, they were always straightforward about the concerns that we had. We related that to him. And when he would go out, I'd hear him discussing the same sort of things. He would often say, 'We just got through with a briefing with the group from the task force,' and would talk about it. ...

"Fauci noted regarding President Trump that 'often he would want to make sure that the country doesn't get down and out about things. But I don't recall anything that was any gross distortion in things that I spoke to him about.'"

Read entire article here.

— Alex Nitzberg, Just the News
— Alex Nitzberg, Just the News
Posted September 10, 2020 • 07:23 AM
On Trump's Removal of 'Critical Race Theory' From Diversity Programs:

"Last week the Trump administration announced that it would make efforts to ensure Critical Race Theory is not used in diversity programs in the federal government. This came after reports emerged of 'training sessions' in which white government employees were basically told they were inherently racist and made to confess and apologize for their privilege. Such sessions have also become popular in the corporate world and in our schools; they are operated by very successful companies trading on white guilt.

"One thing that is amazing about Critical Race Theory is that it has absolutely no basis in science. There is no data anywhere to suggest that it has ever made anyone less racist, or that it has ever reduced incidents of racism. Rather it is all based on feelings, lived truth, and not so subtle calls for racial reparations, if not flat out revenge. ...

"The Trump administration is right to tackle the cancer that is Critical Race Theory head on. It has the potential to tear the nation apart, if it hasn't already. There is no more time to be silent in the face of this racist ideology. It must be stamped out of public life and we must return to the goal of a truly equal society for every American."

— David Marcus, The Federalist
— David Marcus, The Federalist
Posted September 09, 2020 • 08:07 AM
On Lawmaker's Return to Capitol Hill:

"The Senate is returning to Washington, D.C. with an end-of-the-month government funding deadline looming and talks over a fifth coronavirus package stalemated.

"Senators are back at the Capitol on Tuesday afternoon for the first time since early August. The House is out until next week, after extending their August recess until September 14.

"They have a matter of weeks to wrap up their work before they are expected to leave town again until after the November election, including preventing a government shutdown and trying to revive talks on another coronavirus relief package.

"Senate Republicans, after weeks of daily phone calls, are trying to finalize a smaller, second coronavirus bill that is expected to include a weekly federal unemployment payment, another round of Paycheck Protection Program funding, more money for testing and schools as well as liability protections against coronavirus-related lawsuits."

— Jordain Carney, The Hill
— Jordain Carney, The Hill
Posted September 08, 2020 • 07:32 AM
On BLM as a Political Tool:

"'The devil made me do it!' That was how funnyman Flip Wilson explained away his rogue moves in 1970s comedy bits. In 2020, it is Joe Biden's rationalization of the Black Lives Matter revolution, with Baal taking on a decidedly orange cast. ...

"Black Lives Matter is not a reaction to Donald Trump. It is a subversive movement of loosely knit but lavishly funded chapters that exploded on the scene in the Obama years, amid the rioting over the killings of Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown. Demagogues turned those horrific incidents into racial controversies, despite the lack of evidence that racial animus led to the fatal confrontations, and despite the abundant evidence that the decedents were culpable. The Obama-Biden strategy was to embrace BLM as an ally, exploiting BLM's agitation in order to suppress opposition to shared political goals.

"It still is."

— Andrew C. McCarthy, Legal Commentator, Terrorism Expert and Former Federal Prosecutor
— Andrew C. McCarthy, Legal Commentator, Terrorism Expert and Former Federal Prosecutor
Posted September 07, 2020 • 07:31 AM
On Mail-In Ballot Integrity:

"In recent months, the debate over mail-in balloting has evolved into a battle between Team Trump's worries about fraud and the claims of Democrats and their news media allies that such concerns are an unwarranted effort at disenfranchising voters.

"It wasn't always this way.

"Fifteen years ago this very month, a bipartisan panel of American statesmen and stateswomen -- from ex-President Jimmy Carter and ex-Senate leader Tom Daschle on the left to former Secretary of State James Baker and former House Minority Leader Bob Michel on the right -- studied the future of U.S. elections and issued strong words of caution that the expansion of mail-in voting that began a few years earlier in Oregon posed real fraud risks, especially in close elections.

"'To improve ballot integrity, we propose that federal, state, and local prosecutors issue public reports on their investigations of election fraud, and we recommend federal legislation to deter or prosecute systemic efforts to deceive or intimidate voters,' the Commission on Federal Election Reform urged in 2005. 'States should not discourage legal voter registration or get-out-the-vote activities, but they need to do more to prevent voter registration and absentee ballot fraud.'

"Moreover, the commission strongly urged that voter identification was a key to preventing cheating, something some liberals today claim provides xenophobic 'new barriers to the ballot box.'"

Read entire article here.

— John Solomon, Just the News Editor in Chief
— John Solomon, Just the News Editor in Chief
Posted September 04, 2020 • 08:04 AM
On Attorneys General Condemning Riots and Liberal Lawlessness:

"Members of the Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) condemned rioting and violence across cities in the United States in a press conference Wednesday where they also denounced the 'defund the police' movement, and challenged attorney generals in other states to enforce the rule of law.

"'Over the last 100 days, we have seen brutal acts of violent crime and arson across the country. The defund the police movement has emboldened criminals across the nation, and anyone who does not condemn this movement is helping to turn America into a lawless society,' said Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr. ...

"'Protesters use words, rioters use violence. The first is protected by the First Amendment, and the other is outright lawlessness,' Carr said. 'You have to respect the rule of law. There is no way that we can protect the First Amendment rights, the fundamental rights of peaceful protesters, if we're also all being asked to look the other way, to turn a blind eye, or even worse, embrace when somebody is setting a police car on fire, or they're beating a police officer over the head with a skateboard, or somebody businesses being looted.'

"While the attorneys general all agreed that racial reconciliation is important and incidents like George Floyd shouldn't happen, they argued that the rioting in the name of justice is no excuse to ignore the law."

— Jordan Davidson, The Federalist
— Jordan Davidson, The Federalist
Posted September 03, 2020 • 07:28 AM
On the Hyper-Politically Engaged Left and Right's Influence on the Media:

"American politics has become a contest between two competing caricatures of reality. The primary driver of this dynamic has been the media's -- particularly cable news' -- addiction to narrative journalism combined with the pernicious influence of social media. Twitter and Facebook make it all too easy to shine a spotlight on outlier events and present them as central to our lives. The focus on the ludicrous 'autonomous zone' in Seattle earlier this summer let the right claim the whole city was like a 'Mad Max' movie.

"Similarly, the statistically rare (I'm sorry, but it's true) examples of outrageously bad behavior by some cops captured on video give many on the left permission to push a narrative of wholesale racial oppression by police.

"Social media are like the wall in Plato's Cave. Selective facts cast shadows we mistake for reality. If you take all your cues about what's happening in America from partisan Twitter, as so many journalists do, you'd be a fool not to buy a gun and prepare for the coming apocalyptic helter-skelter.

"The problem is intensified by the tendency of the hyper-politically engaged left and right to listen only to people in their own echo chamber and to mistake Twitter outrage for sentiment on the ground. So despite the fact that a majority of black and Latino people want the same amount or more police in their communities, we spent weeks listening to 'experts' claim that 'abolish the police' is a reasonable, mainstream position."

— Jonah Goldberg, Syndicated Columnist, Political Analyst and Commentator
— Jonah Goldberg, Syndicated Columnist, Political Analyst and Commentator
Posted September 02, 2020 • 08:06 AM
On the Radical Left and Ongoing Rioting and Looting:

"There is one political side rioting. There is one political side looting. There is one political side committing what is unquestionably murder. There is one political side equivocating about who is responsible. And there is one political party refusing to call it out by name, still hoping to benefit from the energy of the violent mob.

"These are the BLM-ANTIFA riots, but more, they are the Joe Biden riots. Personally, Biden can't order his goon squad to stop, but he can put public pressure on the local Democrat mayors to do it.

"Rather than call on local fellow travelers like Ted Wheeler in Portland or Jenny Durkan in Seattle to allow the police to make mass arrests and prosecutors to make examples of the violent goons they arrest, as President Trump has, Joe's sitting in his basement having video chats with talentless musicians and liberal activists."

— Derek Hunter,
— Derek Hunter,
Posted September 01, 2020 • 07:30 AM
On Voter Fraud With Mail-In Ballots:

"A top Democratic operative says voter fraud, especially with mail-in ballots, is no myth. And he knows this because he's been doing it, on a grand scale, for decades.

"Mail-in ballots have become the latest flashpoint in the 2020 elections. While President Trump and the GOP warn of widespread manipulation of the absentee vote that will swell with COVID polling restrictions, many Democrats and their media allies have dismissed such concerns as unfounded.

"But the political insider, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he fears prosecution, said fraud is more the rule than the exception. His dirty work has taken him through the weeds of municipal and federal elections in Paterson, Atlantic City, Camden, Newark, Hoboken and Hudson County and his fingerprints can be found in local legislative, mayoral and congressional races across the Garden State. Some of the biggest names and highest office holders in New Jersey have benefited from his tricks, according to campaign records The Post reviewed.

"'An election that is swayed by 500 votes, 1,000 votes -- it can make a difference,' the tipster said. 'It could be enough to flip states.'

"The whisteblower -- whose identity, rap sheet and long history working as a consultant to various campaigns were confirmed by The Post says he not only changed ballots himself over the years, but led teams of fraudsters and mentored at least 20 operatives in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania -- a critical 2020 swing state."

Read entire article here.

— Jon Levine, New York Post
— Jon Levine, New York Post
Posted August 31, 2020 • 07:14 AM
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