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Net Neutrality To Face Lawsuits, Congressional Investigations

(Washington Free Beacon) - The Federal Communications Commission voted on Thursday in favor of a proposal that will expand its influence over the Internet, but lawsuits from major Internet service providers (ISPs) as well as several congressional investigations mean the fight over Internet regulation is far from over. In a 3-2 vote on Thursday, the FCC …

February 27, 2015, 8:14 am ·
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Eric Holder’s Parting Shot: It’s Too Hard To Bring Civil Rights Cases, Critics Driven By Race

In an exit interview, the attorney general says his critics may be partly driven by race. (Politico) - Attorney General Eric Holder plans to push, during his final weeks in office, a new standard of proof for civil-rights offenses, saying in an exit interview with POLITICO that such a change would make the federal government “a …

February 27, 2015, 7:43 am ·

Obama Taking His Family To Selma; Remembers Trayvon Martin At WH Event

(CNS News) - ”Next week, Michelle and I and the girls will be traveling to Selma to pay tribute, not just as a president or a first lady or as African Americans, but as Americans — to those who changed the course of history at the Edmund Pettus Bridge,” President Obama told a gathering at the …

February 27, 2015, 7:35 am ·
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Cruz: “The Next 20 Months Are Going To Be Very Dangerous”

(Town Hall) - Prior to his speech at CPAC Thursday afternoon, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) didn’t mince words. He bluntly told reporters how nervous he is about the president’s final 20 months in office. “The next 20 months are going to be very dangerous,” he said. “They are going to be dangerous at home. President Obama …

February 27, 2015, 7:26 am ·
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Fire Boehner? Mia Love Says Maybe McConnell Needs The Boot

(Roll Call) - Amid new speculation that John A. Boehner’s speakership somehow hangs in the balance as Republicans struggle with the Department of Homeland Security funding standoff, freshman Rep. Mia Love said maybe it’s Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell who should be worried. In an interview with a Philadelphia radio station at the Conservative Political Action …

February 27, 2015, 7:15 am ·
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Hollywood Conservatives, Duck Commander Fight The PC Police – And Win

(Washington Times) - The liberal hold on Hollywood is loosening. A persistent conservative mindset is emerging in the entertainment industry, replacing glitter with some red, white and blue as studios discover that Americans like America, and they pine for fare that uplifts the nation. Money talks. Consider that “American Sniper” has made $428 million at the …

February 27, 2015, 7:08 am ·
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Quiet Change Expands ATF Power To Seize Property

(Cato Institute) - A quick glance at the Federal Register (Vol. 80, No. 37, p. 9987-88) today reveals that Attorney General Eric Holder, who earned cautious praise last month for a small reform to the federal equitable sharing program, has now delegated authority to the Director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) …

February 27, 2015, 6:51 am ·

‘We Need The Mechanics’: RNC Chair Makes Case For ‘Establishment Control’ Of GOP Nomination Process

(The Blaze) - Some among the GOP base may decry an “establishment” takeover of the party’s nomination process, but Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus says his political machine is a crucial part of a path to Republican victory in 2016. “We cannot be a candidate-crazy party,” Priebus told reporters in a meeting Thursday. “We also …

February 27, 2015, 6:39 am ·
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Scott Walker Winning Support Across Entire GOP Spectrum

(Newsmax) - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has distinguished himself among a large field of potential 2016 presidential contenders for having achieved widespread support across a broad range of Republican voters, National Journal reported. The Journal noted a Quinnipiac poll out this week that gave Walker a 25 percent lead among likely participants in the Iowa Republican …

February 27, 2015, 6:29 am ·
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Democratic Congressman: We Need Food Stamps Because So Many Fathers Are In Jail

(Daily Caller) - Democratic Georgia Rep. David Scott said that food stamps are necessary because of America’s “policy” of imprisoning families. “First of all, the situation regarding employment and jobs, poverty, all of that. All of that has been structured into our economic, social policy over the last quarter-century,” Scott said at Wednesday’s House Energy and …

February 27, 2015, 5:35 am ·

House Floor Debate Got So Heated That A Democrat Had To Issue An Apology Afterwards

(The Blaze) - A frustrated House Democrat snapped Thursday night and called a top Republican a “coward” for refusing to engage in a debate over GOP plans to fund the Department of Homeland Security. Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) was asking Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) about how the House was going to handle the issue …

February 27, 2015, 5:25 am ·

Sen. Ted Cruz: Top Priority to ‘Abolish the IRS’

(CNS News) – Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) said among his top five priorities for the United States is to “abolish the IRS” at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Oxon Hill, Md., on Thursday. Sean Hannity of Fox News asked Cruz what his top five agenda items are for the country. “Number one,” said …

February 26, 2015, 8:00 pm ·
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Investigators Recover 32,000 Emails To and From Lois Lerner

(CNS News) – Investigators said Thursday they have recovered 32,000 emails related to a former IRS official at the heart of the agency’s tea party scandal. But they don’t know how many of them are new. The emails were to and from Lois Lerner, who used to head the IRS division that processes applications for …

February 26, 2015, 7:58 pm ·

Top Intel Official: US Faces ‘Unprecedented’ Worldwide Threats to Security

(Newsmax) – The U.S. is facing an “unprecedented” array of threats around the world — from growing Islamic jihadism to increased aggression by Russian President Vladimir Putin to sophisticated technological advances that once were the domain of this country, according to a top Pentagon intelligence official. “We’re sitting on top of the most powerful military …

February 26, 2015, 7:57 pm ·

GOP Blasts New FCC Rules as ‘Trojan Horse’ for Internet Takeover

(Newsmax) – Republicans Thursday slammed the FCC for approving new net neutrality rules that they said amounted to overregulation of the industry and marked the first step toward a government takeover of the Internet. “The Obama administration needs to get beyond its 1930s rotary telephone mindset and embrace the future,” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell …

February 26, 2015, 7:55 pm ·

Cuccinlli Rips Republicans: ‘They Don’t have any Backbone!’

‘Can you point me to one time they’ve fought? No, you can’t’ (WND) – Senate Conservatives Fund President Ken Cuccinelli calls Senate Republicans’ decision to push Homeland Security funding that includes money for President Obama’s amnesty a “total surrender” that proves GOP leaders “really don’t have any backbone.” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., decided …

February 26, 2015, 7:53 pm ·
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Alex Jones Declares: “From My Cold Dead Hands!”

Second Amendment comes under attack as ammo ban looms Alex Jones tells the government that they will never take our guns and that if they try 1776 will commence again! FAX BLAST SPECIAL: Don’t Let The Government Take Your Guns! Protect Your Second Amendment Rights!

February 26, 2015, 7:52 pm ·

House GOP Pushes Back Against Dem Plan

(The Blaze) – House Republicans late Thursday set in motion a plan to extend funding for the Department of Homeland Security for three weeks — Democrats oppose the plan, and as a result, it could lead to a partial DHS shutdown after Friday. GOP members met at the House Rules Committee late Thursday night to …

February 26, 2015, 7:46 pm ·
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Mall of America Gun Ban Creates a ‘Kill Zone’ of ‘Unarmed Sheep’

(Biz Pac Review) – The doubling down on Mall of America’s gun ban after threats of terrorism have sparked harsh criticism from Second Amendment advocates and at least one Minnesota lawmaker. In response to a direct terrorist threat, one of America’s largest malls reminded its patrons – with signs throughout – to leave their guns at the door if …

February 26, 2015, 5:07 pm ·