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    A double standard for Biden’s insults

    Mark Hemingway of the Federalist contrasts mainstream media treatment of President Trump and a potential electoral foe. Everyone was buzzing last week about Joe Biden’s confrontation with a voter in Iowa who had the temerity to ask about son Hunter’s extremely lucrative job on the board of Ukrainian…
    Mitch Kokai, December 11, 2019
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    Education Department report raises concerns about foreign funding on campuses

    Jerry Dunleavy reports for the Washington Examiner on a disturbing report from the U.S. Department of Education. An Education Department investigation revealed universities failed to report more than a billion dollars in foreign funding, which officials believe is only a sliver of the unreported overseas donations flowing onto…
    Mitch Kokai, December 11, 2019
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    Anti-gun Bloomberg appears confused about gun laws

    Stephen Gutowski of the Washington Free Beacon documents former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s misunderstanding of one of his core issues. Michael Bloomberg, who has spent years bankrolling the gun-control movement, fumbled facts and made muddled claims on how gun laws work while laying out his campaign’s…
    Mitch Kokai, December 11, 2019
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    Democrats seem to believe the election is too important to leave to voters

    Rich Lowry of National Review Online highlights a particularly disturbing element of congressional Democrats’ argument for impeachment of President Trump. The Democrats believe that the 2020 election is too important to be left to the voters. It’s obvious that President Donald Trump withheld defense aid to Ukraine to…
    Mitch Kokai, December 11, 2019
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    Warren’s health care ‘bridge to nowhere’

    Michael Brendan Dougherty writes for National Review Online about response to Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren’s health care proposals. Elizabeth Warren has decided to be very, very specific. Her whole campaign has been a slogan about disclosure: “I have a plan for that,” she says. And her supporters…
    Mitch Kokai, December 11, 2019
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Carolina Journal Online reports on a newly released report calling for North Carolina to spend $8 billion more over the next eight years on K-12 and early childhood education. John Hood’s Daily Journal praises the founder of the N.C. Institute for Political Leadership as a pioneer.  …
    Mitch Kokai, December 11, 2019
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    What accounts for the drop in education school enrollment?

    Allana Akhtar’s Business Insider article on the teacher labor market is frustrating for many reasons.  Her argument is, “The drop in teacher training enrollment suggests that issues plaguing the profession — from low pay to dwindling funding — has discouraged potential educators, exacerbating the nationwide teacher shortage.”  But she offers…
    Terry Stoops, December 10, 2019
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    About those political cults

    Stella Morabito of the Federalist pushes back against the narrative that President Trump’s supporters act like a cult. So, in their effort to label Trump as a cult leader and smear all 63 million of his supporters as cultists, media elites have finally cracked open the door to…
    Mitch Kokai, December 10, 2019