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Government Shutdown Theater: Intermission

The Government Shutdown is in remission. Or, as I prefer to say, it’s an intermission. A deal has been struck (important words) to put Federal employees back to work. Some people, like Ann Coulter, are pissed off. Trump caved. The left won. It’s over.

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President Trump’s Speech: Border Security and The Government Shutdown

On Saturday, January 20th, at 4 pm the President gave a thirteen-minute speech on border security and the government shutdown. If you missed it, we have the transcript and the video for your review. [Begin Transcript] Just a short time ago, I had the honor of presiding over the swearing in of five new great …

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Stunt(ed)

Today, as the government shutdown continues, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Twitter: @AOC  @RepAOC) and some of her girlfriends took a little road trip around the capitol area, looking for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, planning to hand him a Leftist petition demanding he force a vote to end it. Hoping to recreate the dramatic (read: hysterical) moment when …

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Trump Cancels Pelosi’s Overseas Travel. Sorry, No Access to Military Aircraft Due to Shutdown

Speaker Nancy Pelosi 1.0 abused her office in many ways. One of them was using military aircraft to get around the country. Taking trips with large groups, food, refreshments, whatever. It’s not her money. She hasn’t changed. She had an overseas trip booked. Work ‘related,’ I’m sure. But Mr. Trump just postponed it indefinitely. Due to the …

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Quick Shot: Majority of Voters Say Shutdown Has Had No Impact on Them at All

A recent survey reports that 89% of voters have felt little or no impact form the Government Shutdown.  The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that just 10% of Likely U.S. Voters say they have been personally affected by the shutdown in a major way. Another 35% say that in terms of …

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Break Out the Violins – Federal Workers Living On Handouts

Federal workers suffering under the “Trump Shutdown” are being given free goodies such as food and entertainment by local DC establishments. I would say that is the least businesses in DC should do. “Bars and restaurants are doing their part to entertain and feed furloughed workers. José Andrés’ ThinkFoodGroup restaurants offer different free sandwiches every …

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