DHS priorities: $3.9 billion for ‘climate resilience program’ vs $40 million to combat fentanyl crisis

Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas testified before the House Homeland Security Committee about his agency’s 2024 budget proposal on Wednesday. It did not go well. The hapless official was called out in spectacular fashion by GOP committee members who were incensed over the department’s prioritization of climate change initiatives over the very real fentanyl crisis …

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Little America Has a Big Heart

Last night, my spouse called out to me to come upstairs from my basement lair and watch TV with her. Normally, that is a request I might normally have dodged, but since Marquette and Baylor had just destroyed my bracket, I decided to go see what cooking show, HGTV special, or “Housewives” episode had caught …

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GOP Leadership?

With each election cycle that passes, the Republican Party leadership shows itself ever more worthless. My involvement in politics has been, like most Americans, somewhat limited. I vote regularly, put out signs and stickers of candidates I support, and occasionally send donations in. Now until the late 2000s I would send an occasional donation to …

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The New Huddled Masses

Immigration

The new huddled masses shouldn’t be celebrated like the legal immigrants who passed inspection at Ellis Island to become great Americans.  The new huddled masses are both foreign and native origin.  They’re a pox upon America.  Millions of illegal aliens, the underclass, and the fearful peasants are our new, ignoble huddled masses. The millions of …

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We’re Living in a Post-Truth World, But Help Is on the Way

Politicians have been lying to their constituents forever. But politicians in America, which until recently had been a democratic republic, were generally held to a higher standard.  In recent years, however, a large swath of U.S. politicians no longer concern themselves with the repercussions of their lies. And there are far fewer Republicans among this …

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CNN Shocks World with Truthful Report – Biden Will Be Furious

Biden's Border

Well, this is shocking. In a stunning departure from the network’s typical liberal spin on the news, CNN reporter Rosa Flores called out President Biden for not meeting with illegal immigrants during his first visit to our southern border. In a segment that aired on Monday, CNN host Poppy Harlow spoke to Flores, who was …

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Biden Gets Lambasted After Two Big Errors in ‘Disaster’ Press Conference

With his 2024 re-election bid in mind, President Joe Biden finally acknowledged the “situation” at our southern border during a Thursday press conference. He announced his intention to visit the border at long last and unveiled his administration’s new plan to address it. The strategy, as you might expect, was feeble. But it was Biden’s …

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Critical Thinking and Policy: The Wars on Drugs and Poverty

Critical Thinking and Policy: The Wars on Drugs and Poverty In an effective government, the first rule of policy is to set goals and the implementing processes to accomplish them. Politicians and the bureaucracy, however, run the government. The first rule of politicians is to get re-elected. The first rule of bureaucrats is to perpetuate …

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Biden’s Border

Biden's Border

During an interview on NBC News’ “Today Show” with co-host Craig Melvin, President Joe Biden said his administration “inherited one God-awful mess at the border.” He blames it on “the failure to have a real transition — cooperation from the last administration, like every other administration has done.” I think even most Democrats realize the …

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