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The New Alyssa Farah - The ex-AG wants to portray himself as an expert in all things classified and pre-judge Trump's guilt. (Julie Kelly/American Greatness)

Fri, 09/09/2022 - 14:40

Julie Kelly / American Greatness:
The New Alyssa Farah  —  The ex-AG wants to portray himself as an expert in all things classified and pre-judge Trump's guilt.  But when he could have shown that mishandling classified material is a serious crime, he punted.  —  To no one's surprise, Alyssa Farah, Mike Pence's former press secretary …

Live updates: Charles back in London as king; queen mourned (Associated Press)

Fri, 09/09/2022 - 14:35

Associated Press:
Live updates: Charles back in London as king; queen mourned  —  NICOSIA, Cyprus - In ethnically divided Cyprus, President Nicos Anastasiades offered condolences for the Queen's passing, posting on his official Twitter account, “our thoughts are with the Royal Family and the people of the United Kingdom.”

After rallying with Trump, Mehmet Oz is pivoting toward the suburbs that have abandoned the GOP (The Philadelphia Inquirer)

Fri, 09/09/2022 - 14:25

The Philadelphia Inquirer:
After rallying with Trump, Mehmet Oz is pivoting toward the suburbs that have abandoned the GOP  —  In his U.S. Senate primary campaign, Republican Mehmet Oz clung close to former President Donald Trump, wielding his endorsement to help sway Republican voters.But after rallying again with Trump …

9/9/22 ☀️ Punchbowl News AM (Punchbowl News)

Fri, 09/09/2022 - 14:05

Punchbowl News:
9/9/22 ☀️ Punchbowl News AM … THIS INCLUDES EVERYONE FROM INVESTIGATORS TO LAWYERS TO COMMUNICATIONS STAFF.  THE PANEL PAID OUT $1.6 MILLION IN COMPENSATION LAST QUARTER.  COMPARE THAT TO THE HOUSE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE, A PERMANENT STANDING COMMITTEE WHICH INCLUDES STAFFERS FROM BOTH PARTIES.

It Didn't Start with Trump: The Decades-Long Saga of How the GOP Went Crazy (David Corn/Mother Jones)

Fri, 09/09/2022 - 14:00

David Corn / Mother Jones:
It Didn't Start with Trump: The Decades-Long Saga of How the GOP Went Crazy  —  In May, during an Aspen Institute conference, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told the audience, “I want the Republican Party to take back the party, take it back to where you were when you cared about a woman's right to choose …

The Coming Outlawing of the Republican Party (David Horowitz/Front Page Magazine)

Fri, 09/09/2022 - 14:00

David Horowitz / Front Page Magazine:
The Coming Outlawing of the Republican Party  —  Republicans want to co-exist with Democrats.  Democrats want to eliminate Republicans.  —  Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is an investigative journalist and writer focusing on the radical Left and Islamic terrorism.

As Biden's Climate Czar, John Kerry Has Flown More Than 180,000 Miles, Emitting 9.5 Million Pounds of Carbon (Collin Anderson/Washington Free Beacon)

Fri, 09/09/2022 - 14:00

Collin Anderson / Washington Free Beacon:
As Biden's Climate Czar, John Kerry Has Flown More Than 180,000 Miles, Emitting 9.5 Million Pounds of Carbon  —  In his role as President Joe Biden's climate czar, John Kerry has flown more than 180,000 miles—flights that emitted more than 9.5 million pounds of carbon, a Washington Free Beacon analysis found.

Ukraine's Eastern Advance Puts Forces Close to Key Town (Isabel Coles/Wall Street Journal)

Fri, 09/09/2022 - 13:45

Isabel Coles / Wall Street Journal:
Ukraine's Eastern Advance Puts Forces Close to Key Town  —  Retaking Kupyansk would help cut off Russian troops further south  —  KHARKIV, Ukraine—Ukrainian forces advanced on the strategic city of Kupyansk on Friday, threatening to isolate thousands of Russian troops further south and prompting Moscow to send reinforcements.

Biden on GOP touting projects they didn't back: 'They ain't got no shame' (Chloe Folmar/The Hill)

Fri, 09/09/2022 - 13:45

Chloe Folmar / The Hill:
Biden on GOP touting projects they didn't back: 'They ain't got no shame'  —  President Biden on Thursday slammed Republicans for what he called taking credit for legislation that they opposed during an appearance at the Democratic National Committee's summer meeting.  —  “They ain't got no shame!”

Florida election: Marco Rubio has slight lead over Val Demings in new poll (James Warner/FOX 35 Orlando)

Fri, 09/09/2022 - 13:45

James Warner / FOX 35 Orlando:
Florida election: Marco Rubio has slight lead over Val Demings in new poll  —  New poll sheds light on Florida governor, U.S. Senate races  —  A new FOX 35/Insider Advantage Poll shows how Ron DeSantis and Charlie Crist are competing in the Governor's race, and how Marco Rubio and Val Demings are competing in the U.S. Senate race

Too fun (and early) to check: Manchin at 32% for 2024 re-election bid? (Ed Morrissey/HotAir)

Fri, 09/09/2022 - 00:25

Ed Morrissey / HotAir:
Too fun (and early) to check: Manchin at 32% for 2024 re-election bid?  —  It's too damn early for 2024 Senate polls, I hear you cry.  And you're right, but bear with me, because this has a current-events hook that Joe Manchin should have seen coming.  —  Apparently, his constituents did …

Twitter pulls vile tweet by Carnegie Mellon's critical race theory professor who said she hoped Queen died 'an excruciating death' - after Jeff Bezos led avalanche of condemnation (Claudia Aoraha/Daily Mail)

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 23:30

Claudia Aoraha / Daily Mail:
Twitter pulls vile tweet by Carnegie Mellon's critical race theory professor who said she hoped Queen died ‘an excruciating death’ - after Jeff Bezos led avalanche of condemnation  — Modern language professor Uju Anya wrote: 'I heard the chief monarch of a thieving raping genocidal empire is finally dying.

Campaign updates: A Peter Thiel-aligned PAC will reserve airtime in Arizona, which could help Blake Masters. (Trip Gabriel/New York Times)

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 23:25

Trip Gabriel / New York Times:
Campaign updates: A Peter Thiel-aligned PAC will reserve airtime in Arizona, which could help Blake Masters.  —  Catch up on news from political races around the country:  — A super PAC financed chiefly by Peter Thiel, the billionaire venture capitalist, is reserving television airtime …

Thousands Of Miles From Buckingham Palace, Queen Elizabeth II Will Always Be Remembered On One D.C. Street (Martin Austermuhle/DCist)

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 23:15

Martin Austermuhle / DCist:
Thousands Of Miles From Buckingham Palace, Queen Elizabeth II Will Always Be Remembered On One D.C. Street  —  Standard protocol when meeting Queen Elizabeth II held that you're only to touch her should she offer her hand; under no circumstances should you hug her.

Michigan Supreme Court rules abortion amendment should go to voters this November (NPR)

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 22:25

NPR:
Michigan Supreme Court rules abortion amendment should go to voters this November  —  Thursday, the Michigan Supreme Court ruled that a proposed state constitutional amendment that would protect abortion rights should be placed on November's ballot.  —  It's up to the Michigan Board …

Biden to address DNC reception following backlash over 'MAGA Republican' rhetoric about midterm elections (Fox News)

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 22:25

Fox News:
Biden to address DNC reception following backlash over ‘MAGA Republican’ rhetoric about midterm elections  —  Biden has called ‘MAGA Republicans’ a threat to the very heart of American democracy  —  Biden attacks ‘MAGA Republicans’ ahead of midterm elections

Public Charge Resources (USCIS)

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 22:05

USCIS:
Public Charge Resources  —  Alert: On Sept. 8, 2022, DHS announced a final rule that will implement the public charge ground of inadmissibility.  The final rule will be effective on Dec. 23, 2022, and will apply to applications postmarked (or electronically submitted) on or after that date.

Klobuchar pulls vote on bipartisan tech bill, says agreement 'blown up' by Cruz amendment (Rebecca Klar/The Hill)

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 21:35

Rebecca Klar / The Hill:
Klobuchar pulls vote on bipartisan tech bill, says agreement ‘blown up’ by Cruz amendment  —  Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) asked to pull a committee vote on a bill aimed at giving news outlets the ability to negotiate collectively with tech platforms after she said an adopted amendment offered …

Queen Elizabeth Leaves Behind a Radically Different Britain (Maya Jasanoff/New York Times)

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 21:30

Maya Jasanoff / New York Times:
Queen Elizabeth Leaves Behind a Radically Different Britain  —  “The end of an era” will become a refrain as commentators assess the record-setting reign of Queen Elizabeth II.  Like all monarchs, she was both an individual and an institution.  She had a different birthday for each role …

Do the Democrats Have a . . . Murder Problem? (Jim Geraghty/National Review)

Thu, 09/08/2022 - 21:20

Jim Geraghty / National Review:
Do the Democrats Have a . . . Murder Problem?  —  On the menu today: You may have heard about that Democratic county official in Nevada whom police have arrested on suspicion of murdering a reporter.  But you probably didn't hear about the Democratic campaign consultant in New Jersey …

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