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

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John Kelly Replaces Preibus as White House Chief of Staff

Reince Priebus is being replaced as White House chief of staff by Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly, President Trump tweeted this afternoon. “I am pleased to inform you that I have just named General/Secretary John F Kelly as White House Chief of Staff,” Trump wrote. “He is a Great American and a Great Leader. John has also done a spectacular job at Homeland Security. He

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Economy Rebounds to 2.6 Percent Growth in Second Quarter

Trump effect? Yeah, I think so. One of the most significant parts of this is that corporate investment is growing strongly. Business leaders get that the era of over-regulation is over and their taxes might be going down. The second quarter is the first one that is more a Trump quarter than an Obama quarter, though of course we’ll be saddled with Obama’s lousy economic

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John McCain is About John McCain

I honestly hate to write a negative piece about John McCain, because I can’t help but like him. I’ve known him a bit from my coverage of Capitol Hill, and he’s great to be around, he’s a gentleman, he’s honest, and of course, he’s a hero. And now, he’s dying. He has always been a “maverick” and a “rebel.” I think it’s his personality. But

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Trump Schedule || Friday, July 28, 2017

11:00 am || Meets with U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley 11:40 am || Departs White House 1:05 pm || Arrives in Ronkonkoma, New York 1:40 pm || Gives remarks on MS-13 to Federal, State, and local law enforcement; Brentwood, New York 2:40 pm || Departs Ronkonkoma, New York 4:10 pm || Arrives White House All times Eastern The briefing is TBD

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