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So without further ado, here’s what we’re reading, Friday, February 19, 2016.
It’s a little late, O. The President now “regrets” filibustering Justice Samuel Alito’s nomination to the Supreme Court.
The biggest reason that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) won’t allow President Obama’s next Supreme Court nominee to come up for a vote in the Senate? Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX). Cruz sits on the Senate Judiciary Committee, and the nomination hearings would give him a major platform to showcase himself against Obama.
President Obama believes that Justice Antonin Scalia was “one of the most consequential judges and thinkers” to ever serve on the Supreme Court, but he won’t be attending his funeral. Meanwhile, here are 6 other funerals that President Obama did attend.
One of Louisiana’s most influential and important conservative pundits, Scott McKay, talks about Ted Cruz and the idea that Donald Trump may be “unstoppable.” The latest NBC/WSJ poll makes Mr. Trump seem vulnerable, though, as it shows Cruz in the lead nationally!
Donald Trump just promised to defund Planned Parenthood if/when he’s elected president!
Obama finally cut something from the budget… so-called “abstinence only” sex education.
While young people like Senator “Bernie” Bernard Sanders (I-VT), older folks have the experience to understand why he’s terrible.
“Christian socialism” is necessarily anti-Christian.
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