In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


Spicer Can’t Say Whether Trump Has Confidence in Sessions

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer today did that old Washington dance that sometimes augurs the end for a presidential advisor, declining to say that President Trump has confidence in Attorney General Jeff Sessions. “I have not had a discussion with him about that,” Spicer said under repeated questioning from CBS’s Major Garrett. “If I haven’t had a discussion with him about a subject, I

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Surprise: The United States is the Leading Reducer of Carbon Emissions

Oh, that terrible Trump. He withdrew us from the Paris climate accords, and now icebergs untethered from Antartica will soon float up the Mississippi River and destroy St. Louis. The Europeans are contemptuous of our decision not to join their One-World Government and submit our economic future to the incomparable IQs of the central planners in Brussels. And yet, who is doing the most, right

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Trump Achieving “Historic” Reduction in Regulation Costs

The Trump White House is dramatically reducing the cost of doing business in America, sharply curtailing the volume and price tag of regulations compared with what prevailed under Barack Obama. A new report by the American Action Forum terms the reductions “historic,” saying the regulatory “freeze” begun by Trump after his inauguration has persisted. From the report: The White House has released just 8 percent

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