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Why America’s jails are so overcrowded

Mayor de Blasio’s promise to close the notorious Rikers Island jail made national news last month, but less-famous policymakers all over the country struggle with jail overcrowding on a regular basis. If jails are for criminals, why are there still so many people behind bars …

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A Setback for Cracking Down on Sanctuary Cities

The Trump administration has hit another court challenge to an immigration-related executive order.Read more on WeeklyStandard.com Continue Reading....

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Obamacare favored by majority of Americans: Poll

New polling says the GOP’s latest ideas on health care are unpopular and that a majority of Americans will hold President Trump and his congressional allies responsible for Obamacare’s problems moving forward, underscoring the tall task before Republicans sticking to a repeal-and-replace strategy. Hoping to …

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Is Marine Le Pen a ‘Far-Right’ Candidate?

In case you’ve been confused by the last few days of punditry, let me say outright that France is not America. For example, we recently concluded a presidential election in the United States in which many argued that it was imperative to smash the “final …

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America’s place in the world, etc.

Since the 1988 GOP convention, I have been quoting George Bush (the Elder). It was at that convention that he first accepted the presidential nomination. He asked a question, essentially: Is America “another pleasant country on the U.N. roll call, somewhere between Albania and Zimbabwe”? …

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Maxine Waters as Resistance Leader? What a Joke

Are you freaking kidding me? Thirteen-term Democratic congresswoman Maxine Waters, Beltway barnacle permanently affixed to USS Government, is now the fresh-faced “rock star” of the Democratic party. “Auntie Maxine” is stoking the resistance, inspiring Millennials, combating hate, crusading against corruption, and invoking the counterinsurgent cry …

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Trump Will Fundraise for GOP Congress Hopeful in Georgia

President Donald Trump will aim to give Republicans a boost in a contested Georgia runoff, The Atlanta Journal Constitution reported. Continue Reading....

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Trump's New Housing Tax

A tariff on foreign lumber will raise the cost of U.S. homes. Continue Reading....

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Testing China on North Korea

Tougher sanctions would show if Beijing wants to restrain its client. Continue Reading....

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Growth Can Solve the Debt Dilemma

Hitting a 3% target would result in an economy that’s nearly $13 trillion larger in 30 years. Continue Reading....

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