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by | Oct 6, 2022

The Democratic Party’s press auxiliary obsesses over a story advanced by an anonymous woman claiming that Georgia Republican U.S. Senate nominee Herschel Walker paid for her abortion. Can you imagine how they might have covered it if he had refused…

by | Oct 2, 2021

One of Bill Clinton’s slippery slogans in the 1990s was that abortion should be “safe, legal, and rare.” But the Left never cared for the ambivalence about abortion that that slogan conveyed. To counter that ambivalence, Planned Parenthood launched a…

by | Jul 30, 2021

For the first time in 45 years, House Democrats voted unanimously on Thursday to pass the annual Department of Health and Human Services spending bill without including the Hyde Amendment, a stipulation banning direct federal funding for abortions that is…

by | Feb 21, 2021

Since President Joe Biden’s inauguration, much has been written about his supposed deep Catholic faith. The New York Times recently wondered if Biden was “perhaps the most religiously observant commander in chief in half a century.” CNN was mightily impressed…

by | Sep 23, 2020

While we may never know whether Justice Ruth Ginsburg actually used her last hours to provide a political statement to her granddaughter that she “not be replaced until a new president is installed,” one thing we do know is that…

by | Mar 31, 2020

The New York Times, the famous “Gray Lady,” long has seen its role as a standard-bearer for modern liberalism. Of course, the paper still employs competent, and sometimes brilliant, reporters and editors. The news operation, however, is as opinionated as the…

by | Mar 19, 2020

Tuesday’s primaries effectively ended the millionaire socialist’s campaign for the presidency. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has no path to the Democratic nomination, let alone the presidency, so long as America’s goofy uncle, former Vice President Joe Biden, remains above ground….

by | Jun 13, 2019

Joe Biden, the crazy uncle that many people try to hide in the attic, so to speak, is a “good guy,” even if he didn’t have enough backbone to defend his use of that phrase to describe Vice President Mike…

by | Jun 12, 2019

Washington It is increasingly difficult to be a Democratic presidential candidate. There are some twenty candidates who are running for the presidency today. Tomorrow there could be thirty. A week from now the number could be up to fifty, possibly…

by | Mar 21, 2018

The congressional leadership of the GOP, having been lambasted by conservatives and libertarians for including two Obamacare bailout measures in the imminent omnibus budget bill, has added language making it impossible for the Democrats to take “yes” for answer. The…

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