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The Trump Effect: How Donald Trump is Capitalizing on Modern Political Discourse

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Political commentators are using the term the Trump Effect to explain why fringe Republican candidates for the 2016 presidential race are stumbling over each other to say inflammatory things. Apparently, Trump has been getting very good traction with Republican voters for

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Why We Need the Aggressives: Cruz, Fiorina, and Trump

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I’ve long awaited a class of politicians who would not only look the media in the eye, but openly rebuke and defy them. I’ve awaited a class of politicians who weren’t burdened by the protocol and decorum of political interactions.

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Planned Parenthood Says Ultrasounds are “Invasive,” but Uses Them to Harvest Baby Parts

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Back in May, before the damning Planned Parenthood videos were released, we reported on their response to one of Scott Walker’s comments about ultrasound legislation. Walker had voiced his support for such legislation, saying that many women decided against an

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Rand Paul Leads Effort to Defund Planned Parenthood

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Mitch McConnell wants to keep taxpayer money flowing to Planned Parenthood. Senator and presidential candidate Rand Paul thinks it’s way past due to cut their funding completely. Senator Paul tried attaching two amendments to a highway spending bill – one

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Bernie Sanders Campaigns on $15/Hour Minimum Wage; Pays His Interns $12/Hour

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Bernie Sanders wants to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour, but he sees fit to pay his interns only $12 an hour. You might say, “$15, $12, what’s the difference?” Well, $3 to be exact. In a

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Why Conservatives Desperately Need Donald Trump in the Race

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“Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.” – George Orwell There’s so much rage directed at Donald Trump because he’s seen as a “joke candidate.”

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Donald Trump Blasts Hillary Clinton on Facebook

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Donald Trump’s candidacy for President just took an interesting turn as he set his sights on the woman who will most likely be the Democrat candidate for President in 2016. In a recent post to his Facebook page, Trump took

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Is Donald Trump Really at the Top of the GOP Heap? What’s Wrong With Us?

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I know lots of so-called conservatives like Donald Trump. He’s good at attracting attention and making the right kinds of promises. Most wealthy people are. That’s part of the key to their success. But is Donald Trump actually the right

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Donald Trump Was Right About Illegals and We All Know It

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“When Mexico sends its people, they’re not sending their best. They’re not sending you. They’re not sending you. They’re sending people that have lots of problems, and they’re bringing those problems with us. They’re bringing drugs. They’re bringing crime. They’re

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Same Old Trick: Hillary Calls Illegal Immigrants Simply 'Immigrants'

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During her first major interview that wasn’t staged, Hillary Clinton continued her policy of outright lies and stunning manipulation of words. It’s fascinating to watch and make comparisons. I watched an interview with Ted Cruz yesterday in which he discusses

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The GOP Presidential Candidate the DNC Hates the Most is …

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It might surprise you to know that the Democrats have a favorite Republican presidential candidate—to hate: The Hill tallied the DNC’s social media mentions of Republican presidential contenders, scanning press releases, tweets and Facebook posts from July 2014 through June

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It's Time to Radically Change the Supreme Court

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“Why not upset the apple cart? If you don’t, the apples will rot anyway.” – Frank A. Clark A republic is sometimes like the human body; we work in proper shape for years, and suddenly a piece of the machine

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