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‘Democrats seek financial rescue of minority-owned broadcasters’

So says a headline in The Hill today. Bailouts are bad enough without adding unconstitutional racial discrimination to the mix. And the Supreme Court would likely agree. The Court upheld the use of racial preferences by the Federal Communications Commission in 1990, but overturned that decision in 1995. Also, among the 1990 dissenters was Justice Kennedy (and Justice O’Connor, by the way).

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Warren Is a Fraud

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) has been telling a story for years. It’s a deeply romantic story about her parents and their young love, fraught with the familial bigotry of an earlier time. Here’s how she told it this week in a video she released in preparation for her 2020 run: My daddy always said he ... Read More
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Two Minnesota Republican Candidates Assaulted

Two Republican candidates for state office in Minnesota have been physically assaulted in recent days, leading prominent Republican lawmakers to caution their Democratic colleagues against employing inflammatory rhetoric. Republican state representative Sarah Anderson was punched in the arm last week after ... Read More