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AP
October 05, 2018 - 9:43 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine says she will vote to advance Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination in Friday's procedural vote. Collins told reporters she is "voting yes on proceeding to the final confirmation vote" and will announce her decision on confirmation later...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
October 03, 2018 - 1:22 pm
Talk about an onion. As the Judge Kavanaugh/Doctor Ford discussion continues, it seems as every day brings with it another layer of consideration. What started as a “he said, she said” has now evolved, or devolved, into many questions. For example: Did Senator Feinstein delay the disclosure of Dr...
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Scoot
October 03, 2018 - 10:45 am
President Trump conned American voters into believing he was a “self-made billionaire,” according to an extensive report published in the New York Times. The fact that the report comes from the New York Times will cause many Trump loyalists to reject the damaging information about President Trump...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
September 19, 2018 - 3:46 pm
There are TWO big issues sweeping the country. First you have the Kavanaugh, Blasey Ford conflict. Then there’s the Bert and Ernie issue. Please allow me to address the latter first. THEY’RE PUPPETS PEOPLE. AMALGAMS OF TERRY CLOTH AND COTTON. THEY’RE INANIMATE. THEY CAN NEITHER THINK NOR BREATHE...
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Scoot
September 19, 2018 - 11:09 am
When a female superstar announces that she is headlining a voter registration rally to encourage people to register to vote in the upcoming mid-term elections, the initial impression might be that it is a liberal celebrity trying to get new voters to defeat Republicans at the polls in November. But...
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Scoot
August 30, 2018 - 11:01 am
A billboard bashing President Donald Trump outside of Union Township, NJ, which is 12 miles west of New York City, reads: “Our Leader The Idiot!” A New York activist is paying for the billboard to promote his documentary film. Protected by the First Amendment, the billboard is controversial because...
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Scoot
August 27, 2018 - 11:00 am
Reaction to the passing of Senator John McCain confirmed the depth of America’s great political divide. Death has a way to bringing people together by inviting a reflection of the good side of a person. In death, there is often the tendency to think more about the good a person contributed than the...
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Scoot
August 23, 2018 - 1:24 pm
President Trump has successfully launched and maintained a steady campaign of “us vs. them” as a way of uniting the base of the Republican Party behind him. Illegal immigration has been successfully promoted by Trump and Republicans as a problem that distinguishes Republicans from Democrats...
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Scoot
August 22, 2018 - 11:13 am
Trump loyalists who consider themselves true conservatives face numerous challenges and blatant ideological contradictions. On the same day President Trump’s personal attorney and “fixer,” Michael Cohen, pleaded guilty to charges related to the 2016 presidential campaign and, in the process,...
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