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02/18/2018 04:01 AM
We Hear You: Amnesty Politics, Improving the Immigration System, and Why America Chose Trump

Editor’s note: Some conservatives saw victory in the Senate’s inability to attract 60 votes to advance any of several immigration reform bills before the weekend,... Read More

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02/17/2018 02:54 PM
Trump Praises ‘Incredible Job’ of Doctors, First Responders in Florida Hospital Visit

President Donald Trump praised first responders and doctors who tried to save as many victims as possible from the shooting rampage at a high school... Read More

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02/17/2018 04:01 AM
Must-See Moments: Media Politicizes Florida School Shooting

The Daily Signal’s Facebook Live show “Top 10” features the top news stories of the week—many of which went misreported by the mainstream media and... Read More

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02/16/2018 04:02 PM
4 Things to Know About Mueller’s Indictment of 13 Russians

A federal grand jury Friday indicted 13 Russians and three Russian companies on charges of conspiring to interfere with America’s 2016 election. “It’s time we... Read More

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02/16/2018 03:53 PM
FBI Failed to Investigate Florida Shooter Despite Long History of Concerning Behavior

In the wake of Wednesday’s horrific shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Broward County, Florida, news and social media once again lit up... Read More

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02/16/2018 03:32 PM
Clarence Thomas Decries Victimhood Culture in Rare Public Remarks

Justice Clarence Thomas decried the contemporary culture of victimhood during remarks Thursday, telling an audience at the Library of Congress that constant aggrievement would exhaust... Read More

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02/16/2018 02:55 PM
Justice Department Official Hid Wife’s Payments by Anti-Trump Researcher

Bruce Ohr, the Department of Justice official who brought opposition research on Donald Trump to the FBI in 2016, did not disclose that the company... Read More

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02/16/2018 02:22 PM
An Interview With Armstrong Williams on Trump’s Authenticity, Ben Carson’s Calming Effect, and Black Achievement

Armstrong Williams is a political commentator, entrepreneur, nationally syndicated columnist, and host of “The Armstrong Williams Show.” He’s also a passionate supporter of President Donald... Read More

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02/16/2018 02:10 PM
5 Takeaways From the 2018 Index of Economic Freedom

The Heritage Foundation’s 2018 Index of Economic Freedom—an annual global study that compares countries’ entrepreneurial environments—was released earlier this month. Since 1995, the index has... Read More

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02/16/2018 01:36 PM
I Tried Telemedicine and Was Amazed. Here’s Why It Can Be a Huge Aid This Flu Season.

Flu season is the worst it has been since health officials began keeping records in 2004, and by some measures, it’s still getting worse. According... Read More

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02/16/2018 01:00 PM
Cartoon: The Real Assault Weapon

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02/16/2018 12:32 PM
First Amendment Protects Unpopular Views, Like Those Held by a Christian Baker

The story is all too familiar by now: A same-sex couple asks a religious baker to custom create a wedding cake. The baker politely apologizes,... Read More

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02/16/2018 11:39 AM
Podcast: The Week in Review, Plus Ben Carson’s Positive Influence on Trump

Welcome to the first Friday edition of The Daily Signal’s podcast. We take a look at the top news stories of the week—including health care,... Read More

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02/16/2018 09:22 AM
How Congress Can Start Rebuilding the Military Within New Budget Framework

The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 raised the defense budget caps for both 2018 and 2019. For the coming year, the defense budget will be... Read More

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02/15/2018 05:01 PM
After Atheist Group Got Prayers Before Sports Canceled, Students Are Fighting Back

Most Americans have probably never heard of Beloit, Ohio. But this month, they’re starting to hear from them. It may be a small town (less than 1,000... Read More

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02/15/2018 04:55 PM
US Trading Partners Calling Foul on Trump’s Tariffs

Since President Trump imposed tariffs last month of up to 50 percent on washers and solar products, five of America’s trading partners have filed requests... Read More

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02/15/2018 04:50 PM
Daily Caller Is One Step Closer to Becoming Facebook Fact-Checker

The Daily Caller is now part of the Poynter Institute’s International Fact-Checking Network, which is one of the necessary qualifications to become an official fact-checker... Read More

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02/15/2018 04:48 PM
Trump Should Kick the Protectionism Can Down the Road

President Donald Trump has certainly ramped up the protectionist rhetoric in recent weeks. Last month in Montreal, Trump’s trade adviser, Ambassador Robert Lighthizer, renewed the... Read More

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02/15/2018 04:37 PM
Florida School Mourns Football Coach Who Sacrificed His Own Life to Save Others in Mass Shooting

Aaron Feis, an assistant football coach and security guard at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, was among the 17 killed in Parkland, Florida, on Wednesday... Read More

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02/15/2018 04:30 PM
Problematic Women: The Media’s Infatuation With Kim Jong Un’s Sister

  Sports Illustrated claims it’s doing charity work by encouraging sexual assault survivors to take their clothes off, leading to larger dialogue about what empowerment means. The media has a lovefest... Read More

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02/15/2018 04:23 PM
Trump’s Budget Takes a First Swing at Bloated Bureaucracies. Here’s What More Needs to Be Done.

Early in his administration, President Donald Trump signed an executive order directing all 15 of the departments of the federal government to submit plans within... Read More

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02/15/2018 04:15 PM
Facebook Suspended Me for Sharing My Religious Beliefs About Homosexuality

Editor’s note: After The Daily Signal contacted Facebook for a response to this op-ed prior to publication, the company notified author Michelle Rioux as follows:... Read More

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02/15/2018 04:05 PM
Podcast: The Florida Shooting, Gun Control, Mental Health, and the FBI

The Heritage Foundation’s John Malcolm joins us to discuss the tragic shooting in Parkland, Florida. Democrats are already pushing for gun laws, and people are... Read More

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02/15/2018 04:04 PM
Congress Blew Through the Budget Caps, Again. Here’s What Needs to Change.

The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 signed into law last week really should be renamed the Bipartisan Budget Crash Act. This spending spree takes a... Read More

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02/15/2018 03:58 PM
6 Common Media Myths About Gun Control

The latest mass shooting, this time at a Florida high school, was one of the deadliest school shootings since the Columbine massacre in 1999. So... Read More

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02/15/2018 03:55 PM
Let’s Make Washington Work Like We Do

Last week, Washington, D.C., reminded us it lives by a different set of rules. That’s when Congress passed a spending bill that provided much-needed military... Read More

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02/15/2018 03:21 PM
Sen. Marco Rubio Explains Why More Gun Laws Won’t ‘Stop This From Happening’

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., spoke Thursday about the shooting that left 17 dead and 14 wounded at a high school in Parkland, Florida. Above is... Read More

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02/15/2018 01:53 PM
Senate Bill ‘Destroys’ Ability to Enforce Immigration Law, DHS Says

The Department of Homeland Security came out swinging early Thursday against a Senate bill that it said would grant amnesty to an estimated 10 million... Read More

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02/15/2018 11:39 AM
Tariffs on Canadian Lumber Are Hurting American Homebuyers

The import of softwood lumber from Canada, such as pine, spruce, and fir, into the United States is an issue of contention dating back to... Read More

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02/15/2018 11:36 AM
In Wake of Florida School Shooting, Trump Calls for Culture That ‘Embraces the Dignity of Life’

President Donald Trump, saying he will travel to Parkland, Florida, following a deadly school shooting there, vowed Thursday to meet with leaders across the country... Read More

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