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Feds to Ban Junk Food in Schools

(Weekly Standard) – The government is putting its (big) foot down.  No more junk food in schools.  As Danica Lo of Epicurious writes: New rules for school food kick in this July — and for kids going back to school in the fall, it’s sad sad news (okay, not really sad, but healthy healthy news). According to new regulations …

April 13, 2014, 3:39 am ·
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MAG: Obama Begins to Say Good-Bye

(National Journal) – Because you can find anything on the Web, you can easily search and pull up a running clock that tells you just how long, to the second, Barack Obama has been president. It moves in real time. It only feels like it’s speeding up. Constrained by crises over which he has little power to impact events, …

April 13, 2014, 3:35 am ·
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Tea Party candidate calls for ‘more fight’ in GOP

Takes on Republican congressman to ‘reduce government dependency’ (Watchdog) – State Sen. Glenn Grothman wants to take his fight against “government dependency” to Washington. The West Bend Republican on Thursday announced he will challenge long-time U.S. Rep. Tom Petri for the 6th Congressional District seat Petri has held for 35 years. Speculation has grown in recent weeks that Grothman, among …

April 13, 2014, 3:33 am ·
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Federal Gov’t to Spend $3M to Fight Climate Change – in the Pacific Islands

(CNS News) – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced it plans to award a $3 million grant to fight climate change in the Pacific Islands. “Many Pacific Islands countries depend on tourism, fisheries, and agriculture as their main sources of income, foreign exchange, and economic livelihood,” the grant solicitation said. “Climate change impacts …

April 13, 2014, 3:13 am ·
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Texas Lawmaker on Amnesty: ‘Republicans Will Never Win a Presidential Election Again’

(CNS News) – Rep. Steve Stockman (R-Texas) said Thursday that giving the estimated 12 million illegal aliens in the United States a path to citizenship will result in an increase in Democrat voters and will spell doom for the Republican Party’s presidential aspirations. “[Illegal aliens are] not going to come out of Mexico and became …

April 13, 2014, 3:09 am ·
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Rand Paul: Ryan’s 10-Year-Budget Plan Fudges Numbers

(News Max) – Sen. Rand Paul says he won’t vote for Rep. Paul Ryan’s budget plan that passed with a divided vote in the House earlier this week, as it includes “a little bit of fudging on the numbers” to reach a balanced budget within the next decade. “He repeals Obamacare but still assumes Obamacare …

April 13, 2014, 2:48 am ·
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Federal agency vows to continue legal action after ending Nevada ranch standoff

(Fox news) – “After 20 years and multiple court orders to remove the trespass cattle, [rancher Cliven] Bundy owes the American taxpayers in excess of $1 million. The BLM will continue to work to resolve the matter administratively and judicially,” a statement from the bureau said. “We ask that all parties in the area remain …

April 13, 2014, 2:44 am ·
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Palin on Sebelius replacement: ‘You can’t make this stuff up’

(Breitbart) – Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin blasted President Barack Obama for nominating as his new Health and Human Services Secretary the same woman who ordered the shutdown of the war memorials during the so-called government shutdown last year. After accepting Kathleen Sebelius’ resignation Friday, Obama nominated Sylvia Burwell, the former Office of Management and Budget director. This is …

April 13, 2014, 2:39 am ·
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Ted Cruz blasts notion Sebelius resigned because Obamacare succeeded

(Breitbart) – Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) said that, if the mainstream media and Democrats are correct that Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius resigned because Obamacare succeeded, then every other Democrat should follow her out of the Obama administration. Speaking at the New Hampshire Freedom Summit, which was organized by Americans for Prosperity and …

April 13, 2014, 2:34 am ·
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$4 million raised for ‘Carson for President’ campaign

(Fox News) – Conservatives frustrated with the direction of the country think Dr. Ben Carson can change the course by winning the 2016 presidential race. Now they just have to convince him. The group, RunBenRun.org, a super PAC, has already raised $4 million toward a Carson bid for the Republican nomination and has collected 200,000 …

April 13, 2014, 2:32 am ·
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Huckabee: ‘More freedom sometimes in North Korea than in United States’

Huckabee is a preacher, a former Arkansas governor, a Fox News host and a potential presidential candidate He brought up the rear in a cattle-call of politicians angling for early momentum in the 2016 race He’s known as a social-issues crusader, but branched out into other red-meat conservative issues The unusual comparison with North Korea …

April 13, 2014, 2:24 am ·
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Vermont’s Single-Payer Dream ‘A Taxpayer Nightmare’

(Bloomberg) – Of the plans that states have hatched for the Affordable Care Act, none has been bolder than that of Vermont, which wants to implement a single-payer health-care system, along the lines of what you might find in Britain or Canada. One government-operated system will cover all 620,000 of Vermont’s citizens. The hope is …

April 13, 2014, 2:18 am ·
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Obama Lets NSA Exploit Some Online Flaws

(NY Times) – Stepping into a heated debate within the nation’s intelligence agencies, President Obama has decided that when the National Security Agency discovers major flaws in Internet security, it should — in most circumstances — reveal them to assure that they will be fixed, rather than keep mum so that the flaws can be …

April 13, 2014, 2:14 am ·
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Breaking: Sen. Harry Reid Behind BLM Land Grab of Bundy Ranch

BLM attempted cover-up of Sen. Reid/Chinese gov’t takeover of ranch for solar farm (Info Wars) – The Bureau of Land Management, whose director was Sen. Harry Reid’s (D-Nev.) former senior adviser, has purged documents from its web site stating that the agency wants Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy’s cattle off of the land his family has worked …

April 12, 2014, 3:12 pm ·
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NSA knew about and EXPLOITED Heartbleed bug for years

(Daily Caller) – A new report about the massive internet security software bug that’s been shaking up the Web all week indicates the National Security Agency both knew about and exploited the flaw to to spy on internet traffic for at least two years. Bloomberg News broke the story in a Friday report citing two sources “familiar with the …

April 12, 2014, 11:15 am ·
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Obama at Sharpton event: Voter ID reporters are ‘the real frauds’

(The Blaze) – President Barack Obama tore into state voter ID laws Friday when speaking to the Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network, accusing Republicans of trying to block minorities, women and seniors from voting and calling the laws a fraud. “We don’t want folks voting that shouldn’t be voting,” Obama told the gathering in …

April 12, 2014, 10:59 am ·
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IRS Issued $4 Billion in Fraudulent Tax Refunds Last Year

(Breitbart) – How much did the IRS mistakenly give to tax scam artists who cashed in on fraudulent tax returns last year? Would you believe almost $4 billion? Believe it. In a report released last November, the federal government admitted that it had conducted roughly 1,500 criminal investigations concerning identity theft in fiscal year 2013. This …

April 12, 2014, 10:42 am ·
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Illegal Immigrants Flooding US Facilities Claiming ‘Credible Fear’ for Lives

(Breitbart) – A recent trend along Texas’ southern border involves illegal immigrants flocking to the U.S., turning themselves in to Border Patrol officials, and then expressing credible fear for their lives. Word has apparently spread throughout Central America that immigrants who take these steps have a good chance of obtaining asylum in the U.S. The …

April 12, 2014, 10:37 am ·
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Former Justice Stevens Wants the Second Amendment Edited

(Breitbart) – Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens is set to release a new book in which he argues that the phrase “when serving in the militia” should be added to the Second Amendment. The book is titled, “Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution,” and the change Stevens has in …

April 12, 2014, 10:33 am ·