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Percy Blakeney

"They seek him here, they seek him there, those Frenchies seek him everywhere. Is he in heaven or is he in hell? That damned elusive Pimpernel."

Dismantling the Leviathan and Restoring the American Dream.

Dismantling the Leviathan and Restoring the American Dream

There is a struggle going on because Trump is dismantling the Leviathan and restoring the American dream.   It often doesn’t seem that way listening to the media. Our media, academia and many in politics serially violate traditional, classic liberal standards. They have an obsession over Trump’s blunt personality, lack of verbal sophistication and “nuance.”  …

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Urgent Versus Important.

Urgent Versus Important

Issues in the news tend to be urgent versus important. There are two big stories these days. One is the COVID-19 outbreak which is urgent. The other is the Democrat presidential primaries which are important.

FISA Memo

Let FISA Rest In Peace

The FISA courts were made to track down bad guys in the wake of 9/11. They were then and they are now, good intentions run amuck. How have they been used in the last few years? As expected, not all that well.

Following the President’s Lead the House Acts.

Following the President’s Lead the House Acts

The House of Representatives finally brought to the floor for a vote a coronavirus aid package.  Its passage received a vote early on today, Saturday after the President’s emergency declaration. The package includes funding for testing and paid sick leave.

Trump Declares A Coronavirus National Emergency

President Trump declares a coronavirus national emergency yesterday. This opens the door to providing about $50 billion in federal aid to fight the disease. The president made the announcement at a Rose Garden news conference. He is battling to show Americans he is aggressively addressing the virus. The president said he this move is to …

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Coronavirus

Trump Rolls Out COVID Tax Cut

President Trump has been working to fight the coronavirus. Before Democrats even knew what was going on, Trump was taking action. The president closed the border to China. This is one of the biggest things keeping the spread in check. Chuck Schumer called that racist. That’s Democrat leadership at this point.