Breaking: Obama Scandal: He Ordered FBI Not to Prosecute Hillary Clinton

FBI legal counsel during the Obama Administration Lisa Page just testified to Congress that the Obama Justice Department ordered the FBI not to charge former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Transcripts of Page’s closed-door testimony in July 2018 were released Tuesday by Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) on Tuesday. Page’s testimony is the most salient evidence yet that […]

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Why the Commerce Secretary Shouldn’t Testify to Lawmakers About the Census

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is scheduled to testify Thursday before the House Oversight and Reform Committee in a hearing on the Trump administration’s reinstating a standard citizenship question on the U.S. census.  But with civil litigation over that very issue now before the Supreme Court, the House committee should cancel the hearing in recognition of […]

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The Left’s Anti-Semitism Problem

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s, D-Minn., comment that the influence of the Israeli lobby in Washington pushes lawmakers to take a pledge of “allegiance to a foreign country” was bad enough. A watered-down House resolution condemning, not Omar, but “all hatred” was as tepid as denouncing drunk driving. After heated debate within their caucus, Speaker Nancy Pelosi […]

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Trump’s 2020 Budget Seeks More Border Wall Funding, Work Requirements for Welfare

President Donald Trump’s fiscal 2020 budget proposal would eliminate the federal deficit in 15 years, add new work requirements for welfare recipients, and fund additional construction of a border wall. The reaction to the spending blueprint by Democrats was predictably negative. The $4.7 trillion proposal, which projects a $1.1 trillion deficit, also asks Congress to […]

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Needed: a Jewish Honor Guard on US Campuses

Needed: a Jewish Honor Guard on US Campuses By Ariel Natan Pasko The Rabbis ask, “Who is wise?” and they answer, “One who sees the future.” It’s no big deal to see “today.” A Jewish leader has to see tomorrow. Look at what just happened in Congress, after Rep. Ilhan Omar’s blatantly anti-Semitic and anti-Israel […]

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How Teachers Unions Are Holding Children With Special Needs Hostage

Teacher unions are now using strikes as a form of extortion. For the second time this year, a state’s teachers union and its members have closed schools and are refusing to work until lawmakers stop considering proposals to give students with special needs more learning opportunities. In recent days, the Kentucky teachers union, and administrators […]

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We Hear You: Guns and How We Treat the Mentally Ill

Editor’s note: Amy Swearer’s commentaries on mental illness, gun control, and the anniversary of the Parkland shooting stirred responses from our audience. We lead off with some of them. Don’t forget to write us at [email protected]— Ken McIntyre Dear Daily Signal: Amy Swearer hit the nail squarely on the head with her commentary article about […]

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Why Congress Shouldn’t Restore Net Neutrality

Just over one year ago, the Federal Communications Commission voted 3-2 to repeal the network neutrality rules it adopted in 2015. However, the FCC regulation could make a comeback if House Democrats have their way. Lawmakers in the House and Senate introduced legislation Thursday to restore the rule. Sponsored by Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., and […]

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