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Pence Says Trump’s Connection to Americans Compares to Reagan’s

It’s true. The silent majority has spoken again. And this time, the silent majority won’t even admit it to pollsters. But they now when the country is headed off a cliff and want to do something about it.

Vice President Mike Pence told thousands of conservative activists Thursday evening that President Trump has succeeded in giving a voice to most Americans like no other Republican leader “since Reagan,” the Washington Examiner reported.

“From the outset, our president reminded me of somebody else,” Pence, alluding to the 40th president, said in remarks at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference.

“I believe he has given voice to the aspirations and frustrations of the American people like no one since Reagan,” he added.

Pence, who was awarded the Charlton Heston Courage Under Fire Award, said he knew from the moment he agreed to serve as Trump’s second-in-command that “our president would reignite [the conservative] cause and renew it in our own day.”

Steve Harvey Gets Hell from “So-Called Friends” for Trump Meeting

Political correctness will be enforced, friendships be damned. From the Washington Examiner: Television personality Steve Harvey says his “so-called friends” have been giving him a hard time about his January meeting with President Trump. Speaking with actor and comedian Mike Epps on his talk show on Wednesday, Harvey showed the audience a viral video of… Continue Reading

DNC Chair Candidates Talk Impeachment

The Democrats will leave no stone unturned in their effort to destroy this presidency, which they view as illegitimate. Republicans certainly opposed President Obama, but didn’t seek to destroy him in the manner Democrats and their allies on the streets are doing. And Republicans certainly gave Obama at least some grace period after he was elected.… Continue Reading

Trump Schedule || Thursday, February 23, 2017

10:00 am || Receives his daily intelligence briefing 10:30 am || Meets with manufacturing CEOs; State Dining Room 12:15 pm || Speaks with Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau by phone 2:30 pm || Holds a meeting on domestic and international human trafficking; Roosevelt Room 8:30 pm || Attends a dinner with The Business Council; Washington All times Eastern Continue Reading

Trump Axes Obama Transgender Bathroom Rule

President Trump’s administration notified the Supreme Court on Wednesday that it would withdraw guidance regarding transgender students at issue in a hot-button Supreme Court case, the Washington Examiner reported. The letter from Deputy Solicitor General Edwin Kneedler said the Justice and Education Departments removed an Obama administration directive regarding how schools should deal with transgender… Continue Reading

Washington Post’s New Slogan: “Democracy Dies in Darkness”

Now this wouldn’t be directed at President Trump now would it? “Of course not!” claims the Post.  And they act surprised and appalled that people see bias in the media. From the Washington Examiner: The Washington Post denied Wednesday that its new slogan, “Democracy Dies in Darkness,” is a response to President Trump, who has… Continue Reading

Whistleblower: Thousands of VA Applications Filed Under Obama to be Tossed

A whistleblower in the Atlanta office of the Department of Veterans Affairs warned President Trump on Tuesday that the VA is preparing to throw out hundreds of thousands of benefit applications due to an error the VA itself made during the Obama administration. Scott Davis, a well-known whistleblower who has testified before Congress, wrote an… Continue Reading

Campuses Want Students to Turn Each Other In for “Offensive” Speech

If only the Founding Fathers had anticipated microaggressions and mentioned them specifically in the Constitution. From the Washington Examiner: Universities are the cradle of free speech, where ideologies and ideas clash, where academics and activists can agree, disagree, or be disagreeable. This is particularly true in the United States, where the First Amendment zealously guards… Continue Reading

Homeland Security Seeks 5,000 More Border Patrol Officers

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly issued two memos on Tuesday aimed at implementing President Trump’s immigration-related executive orders, which call for strict enforcement of U.S. immigration laws and the hiring of thousands of new border officials, the Washington Examiner reported. Kelly’s memos include guidance about where the agency stands in the process of building Trump’s… Continue Reading