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


Trump to return to center stage with coronavirus task force briefing revival

President Trump said Monday will return to the White House briefing room every day to give updates on the coronavirus, and no doubt whatever else he feels like talking about. It doesn’t take a political genius to figure out why. The briefings provided an incredible platform for him, and since he abandoned the events, Joe Biden has gained in the polls. What’s more, even though

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Ethics complaint filed against Ivanka Trump for promoting Goya

According to the Washington Examiner: A left-leaning watchdog group has filed a complaint with the U.S. Office of Government Ethics about Ivanka Trump promoting Goya products on her official social media pages. The Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington sent a letter on Friday to the Honorable Emory Rounds, the director of the government agency, asking him to determine whether the president’s daughter and

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s cancer returns

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Friday announced that her cancer has returned, and that she is being treated with chemotherapy but is not cancer-free. Here is her statement: On May 19, I began a course of chemotherapy (gemcitabine) to treat a recurrence of cancer. A periodic scan in February followed by a biopsy revealed lesions on my liver. My recent hospitalizations to remove gall

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Trump sends in federal agents to Portland and they refuse mayor’s demand to leave

President Trump has sent federal agents into Portland to protect federal property. There are violent leftists rampaging around the city. So he has acted. According to the Washington Examiner: Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf said federal law enforcement officers in Portland, Oregon, will not stand down as requested by local leaders. He told Fox News host Sean Hannity on Thursday that they will continue

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Media seized by bias misquote Kayleigh NcEnany on “science”

The press has fallen so, so far. As a former member of the mainstream media who took his job seriously and was proud to be part of the profession, it saddens me greatly. Worse, it is so detrimental to our republic. As pointed out in an excellent column by Becket Adams in the Washington Examiner, White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany said the following about

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Nancy Pelosi compares Trump to “the man who refuses to ask for directions”

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi today said the most sexist, awful thing I can imagine. Speaking about the president’s decisions related to the coronavirus, she said he is like a man who refuses to ask direction: Observing his behavior, I have concluded that he is like the man who refuses to ask for directions. All of the answers are there. The scientists have the answers .

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