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Fight Against $15: Democrats Push To Repeal Minimum Wage Hike In Nation's Capital

Economics: “Fight for $15” is the rallying cry for most Democrats these days. But soon after Washington, D.C., voters approved a hike in tipped wages to $15, Democrats on the city council moved to repeal it. That’s what happens when ideology crashes into reality. X On …

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Trump To Britain: Decision Time On Brexit

Brexit: U.S. trade ties with Britain are being held hostage by the U.K.’s protracted departure from the European Union. Better to make the exit quick and definitive than long and drawn out. X It’s been fun, as usual, to watch President Trump on an international …

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Media, Dems Can't Find Dirt On Kavanaugh — So Instead They Throw Mud

Supreme Court: Now the long, hard slog of getting a Supreme Court nominee onto the bench begins. As always, Democrats, the FBI and the media have launched into an intense investigation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s background. And, so far, there’s not much grist for the …

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Starbucks' Straw Ban Is A Slap In The Face Of The Disabled, And Will Do Nothing For The Environment

Corporate Correctness: Starbucks won raves from environmentalists for its ban on straws. But while a strawless Starbucks won’t do anything to help the environment, it will discriminate against the disabled. Virtue signaling can be a tricky business. X Under pressure from environmentalists, the coffee giant …

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U.S. CO2 Levels Drop Again — So Why Aren't Green Groups Rejoicing?

Global Warming: Once more, science provides bad news for global warming alarmists. U.S. CO2 levels again declined during 2017, despite overall global output again rising. Credit U.S. fracking and the natural gas boom. But don’t worry: the hysteria won’t end. X The new report, based …

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Income Tax Revenues Are Up 9% As Trump's Pro-Growth Tax Cuts Kick In

Supply-Side Economics: Democrats scoffed at Republicans who said the Trump tax cuts would at least partially pay for themselves through higher economic growth. But it looks like the GOP had it right all along, as revenues climb. X The latest monthly budget report from the …

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Trump Just Gave NATO A Wake-Up Call — Will Europe Pick Up?

NATO: For Eurocrats, there never seems to be any downside to insulting President Trump, a man the EU’s suave socialists love to hate. It has been on display as Trump prepares to meet with his fellow NATO members during his trip to Europe. X Typical …

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Millions Dead, Constitution Destroyed, And Other Ridiculous Predictions About Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh

Accountability: Even before President Trump announced his pick to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court, predictions of doom and gloom were rampant. They’ll only get more dire as Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination battle proceeds. Will anyone hold these people accountable for their unfounded, irresponsible, …

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It's Brett Kavanaugh: Will Left's Rank Politics Of Rage Keep Trump's Brilliant Pick Off Supreme Court?

Judiciary: In federal Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump has found yet another solid constitutional conservative for an empty seat on the U.S. Supreme Court. Contrary to the shrieking protests heard outside the Supreme Court building on Monday night, the 53-year-old Kavanaugh will be a genuine …

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Dispatches From The 'Tolerant' Left's War On Trump Supporters

Angry Opposition: Every day brings new examples of the supposedly open-minded, inclusive, tolerant, peace-loving left threatening or attacking Trump administration officials or Trump supporters. Hatred and intolerance has been standard operating procedure on the extreme left. But thanks to enablers among Democrats and the press, …

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