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How Paul Ryan Went From Young Gun To Gone

Wednesday  18:29,   11 april 2018
The Federalist

Ryan was the most important Republican in Washington from 2009 to 2016. He now seems like a throwback from a bygone era.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily[...]

Opinions | We’ve seen this movie before. It ended with impeachment.

Wednesday  18:06,   11 april 2018

The FBI’s raid of the offices and hotel room of Michael Cohen puts him in the grip of the Justice Department, and perhaps Mueller.Load[...]

Targeting Trump's lawyer should worry us all

Wednesday  05:52,   11 april 2018
The Hill

Prosecutorial tactics used today against the president may tomorrow be used against Democrats.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or[...]

Is Mueller’s Trump Investigation A Clinton Impeachment Rerun?

Tuesday  23:05,   10 april 2018
The Federalist

If the FBI raid on Donald Trump's lawyer is about what we think it's about, we could be living through a rerun of the Clinton impeachment crisis.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content[...]

FBI Raids Show the Investigation of Michael Cohen Is No ‘Witch Hunt’

Tuesday  22:39,   10 april 2018
The Cut

Despite what Trump thinks, federal investigators had to clear multiple hurdles to take such remarkable action, and Mueller didn’t orchestrate it.On the same day that Robert Mueller made a splash last October by unsealing indictments against Paul[...]

Opinions | Michael Cohen is in serious legal jeopardy

Tuesday  22:37,   10 april 2018

This could induce him to cooperate in the Russia investigation, which means trouble for Trump.When your lawyers need lawyers, it’s usually a bad sign. When your lawyers have their offices and homes raided, it’s a really bad sign. News that federal[...]

Terrible Images From A Criminal War Simply Aren’t A Good Enough Reason For Americans To Fight And Die

Tuesday  22:37,   10 april 2018
The Daily Caller

We've learned nothing we didn't knowRaise a hand if you didn’t know Bashar al-Assad was a bad man before this weekend. Raise the other if you didn’t know that women, children and the elderly were suffering and even dying in Syria’s brutal[...]

Looking for 'solutions' to mass killings? Start with punishing failure.

Tuesday  17:36,   10 april 2018

Law enforcers might prevent more disasters like school shootings if they faced consequences for failure. Incompetence should be penalized.Law enforcement keeps failing, and people keep[...]

Six reasons Trump should not abandon Syria

Tuesday  17:21,   10 april 2018
FOX News

Both cost and burden will be much greater if he follows in President Obama’s footsteps and makes a decision that feels good at first, but in the end exacts a much higher price. [...]

Here Is The Defiant Speech Mark Zuckerberg Should Give To Congress

Tuesday  06:16,   10 april 2018
The Daily Caller

Command the hearing with principle and pride, Zuck“The gallows doth wonderfully work to concentrate the mind,” observed Samuel Johnson. And while Mark Zuckerberg isn’t quite marching to the scaffold this week when he testifies before the House and[...]

Scott Pruitt’s Civilization-Threatening Lie

Tuesday  06:15,   10 april 2018
The New York Times

His ethical lapses are the least of our problems.From the day he walked into Congress as the nominee to head the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt has been trying to foist a colossal lie on the American[...]

Horror of Being Governed by ‘Fox & Friends’

Tuesday  02:06,   10 april 2018
The New York Times

Trump’s Fox fixation isn’t benign or inconsequential — because, like him, the network has an aversion to the truth. According to PunditFact, a project of the Tampa Bay Times and The Poynter Institute that checks the accuracy of claims made by[...]

Opinions | Trump’s politics of outrage is failing him

Tuesday  02:06,   10 april 2018

No matter how many hot buttons he pushes, he cannot arouse the passion he needs on his own side to counter the determination of those who loathe him.President Trump doubled down last week on his repulsive charge that immigrants from south of our[...]

5 Big, Fat Lies Free Speech Opponents Love

Tuesday  02:05,   10 april 2018
The Federalist

Free speech is under sustained attack in our country. Here are five lies the attackers use to undermine our most basic freedom.But it is our time to debate it, and those who would trammel speech in the name of justice, or patriotism, or anything[...]

Trump's Syrian whiplash

Tuesday  02:04,   10 april 2018
The Week

On Saturday, the genocidal government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad once again murdered its own citizens with chemical weapons, in a gruesome attack on the rebel-held suburb of Douma. Dozens of innocent civilians were killed, in nightmarish[...]