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01/16/2018 03:34 PM
Podcast: The Facts About Immigration and Terrorism

A new report from the Trump administration shows that three-quarters of terrorists are foreign-born. Should that affect our immigration policy? The Heritage Foundation’s David Inserra... Read More

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01/16/2018 03:23 PM
How the Great Books Are Revolutionizing College Admissions Tests

You may remember taking the SAT or the ACT. Hours and hours of memorizing techniques and tricks, all to get that perfect score to unlock... Read More

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01/16/2018 12:43 PM
Incoming New Jersey Governor Wants to Create an Entire Agency to Protect Illegal Immigrants

Newly inaugurated New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy plans to establish the Garden State as a bastion of far-left policies, including a first-of-its-kind government agency devoted... Read More

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01/16/2018 12:25 PM
Below-Freezing Temperatures Don’t Stop Record Numbers of Pro-Lifers From Marching in Chicago

Despite frigid temperatures, record numbers of people came out to march against abortion Sunday at Chicago’s 2018 March for Life. More than 6,000 people gathered... Read More

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01/16/2018 10:32 AM
164 Companies Credit Tax Reform for Bonuses and Pay Raises

One hundred sixty-four companies have gone on record stating they gave bonuses and pay raises to employees because of the new tax reform law, according... Read More

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01/16/2018 09:42 AM
10 Thoughts on the President and the ‘S—hole Countries’

Here are 10 thoughts on the president’s alleged use of the word “s—hole” in describing Haiti, a Central American country, and African countries: 1. There... Read More

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01/15/2018 12:36 PM
We Hear You: DACA, Illegal Immigration, Sanctuary Cities, and Voter Fraud

Editor’s note: It’s helpful to know what’s on the minds of The Daily Signal’s audience. Here’s a sampling of recent emails to letters@dailysignal.com.—Ken McIntyre Dear... Read More

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01/15/2018 12:28 PM
North Korea, Afghanistan Top List of Dangerous Places to Be Christian

As if North Korea weren’t taking up enough headlines, Open Doors USA just added another one: Kim Jong Un’s country is topping the list of... Read More

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01/15/2018 12:26 PM
There Are 633 Key Administration Positions. Trump Hasn’t Appointed Nominees for 252 of Them.

Just shy of one year in office, President Donald Trump has yet to fill more than one-third of key positions in the federal government—casting some... Read More

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01/15/2018 12:24 PM
Wal-Mart Announces Higher Minimum Wage and Bonuses, Citing Trump Tax Cuts

Wal-Mart announced Thursday it will raise its starting wage to $11 per hour and will give employees a bonus of up to $1,000, crediting the... Read More

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01/14/2018 01:36 PM
After Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Freezes Data Collecting, Sen. Elizabeth Warren Demands Reversal

A federal court last week again ruled in favor of Mick Mulvaney as the rightful head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, which strengthens his... Read More

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01/14/2018 01:33 PM
Ben Carson: Martin Luther King’s Message Is ‘Urgently Needed to Heal the Divisions’ Now

Ben Carson praised Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy Friday at the White House, where President Donald Trump signed a proclamation honoring the civil rights leader.... Read More

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01/14/2018 07:23 AM
Why Kaepernick’s NFL Protests Fall Short of MLK’s Movement

The New Yorker caused a stir when it portrayed civil rights hero Martin Luther King, Jr. kneeling alongside NFL protesters Colin Kaepernick and Michael Bennett... Read More

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01/13/2018 10:04 PM
Martin Luther King on the Limits of Civil Disobedience

More than most years, 2018 will be a year filled with remembrances of Martin Luther King Jr. because in it falls the 50th anniversary of... Read More

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01/13/2018 04:01 AM
Must-See Moments: Is the Media Making Much Ado About Nothing?

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

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01/12/2018 02:47 PM
6 Actions States, Federal Government Could Take on Obamacare, Health Care in 2018

Many states are eager to reverse the damage from Obamacare in 2018, but in some cases, they will need help from Congress, leading health care... Read More

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01/12/2018 02:25 PM
Martin Luther King Jr.’s Niece: ‘My Uncle Would Have Been Very Pro-Life’

Martin Luther King Jr.’s niece says her uncle’s legacy as a civil rights leader has a strong impact on the pro-life movement today. “As the... Read More

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01/12/2018 01:35 PM
The Role Faith Must Play in America’s Future

Does faith matter anymore in America? Should it? That probably depends on who you ask, but what is becoming increasingly evident is a growing hostility... Read More

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01/12/2018 11:55 AM
Washington Post: We Didn’t Attack The Daily Caller, and Don’t Know Why Google Is

Google’s relatively new “fact check” feature proves there’s something fundamentally wrong with at least some of its highly influential algorithms, after an investigation by The... Read More

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01/12/2018 11:44 AM
This Man Received 167 Sex-Change Surgeries. He Lives in a World of Regret.

Recently I interviewed a person whose experience with gender-change surgeries was so extreme, it gained him entry in the Guinness World Records book for the... Read More

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01/12/2018 10:06 AM
New Short-Term Spending Bill Would Continue to Hamper the Military

Lawmakers are discussing the possibility of passing yet another continuing resolution on Jan. 19 to keep the government from shutting down. If another continuing resolution... Read More

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01/12/2018 10:00 AM
Twitter Says Employees Were Openly Speaking of Censorship ‘in a Personal Capacity,’ Not for Company

Twitter says that individuals shown in an undercover video casually talking about how they plan on censoring certain viewpoints on the social media platform were... Read More

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01/12/2018 09:34 AM
7 Ways Congress Can Rein in Out-of-Control Spending

Congress achieved major success in 2017 by passing the first meaningful tax reform in decades, but fell short in other areas of the budget and... Read More

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01/12/2018 08:15 AM
Here’s How Young Black Conservative Women Are Changing the Face of the GOP

It’s pretty easy to name a couple of black women working in progressive circles and organizations, but it’s a lot harder to name the ones... Read More

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01/11/2018 04:28 PM
Trump Joins Governors in Backing Prison Reform

President Donald Trump has dedicated his administration to “law and order.” Perhaps keeping that in mind, ahead of his meeting with the president, Kansas Gov.... Read More

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01/11/2018 04:27 PM
This Conservative Lawmaker Explains Why the Embassy Move to Jerusalem Matters

President Donald Trump’s administration is working to build peace in the Middle East, and a big part of that process is the administration’s recognition of... Read More

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01/11/2018 04:22 PM
The Wild Overreaction to the Ending of a ‘Temporary’ Immigration Status

Se acabó el tiempo. Seventeen years after granting “temporary protected status” to nearly 200,000 Salvadoran citizens who had fled earthquakes in 2001 or who were... Read More

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01/11/2018 04:03 PM
Problematic Women: #TimeIsUp at the Golden Globes, Oprah, and Kelly Clarkson

#ProblematicWomen: Episode 27 Problematic Women is back LIVE to talk fallout from the Golden Globes including Oprah and #TimeIsUp. We also talk about Kelly Clarkson’s... Read More

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01/11/2018 03:45 PM
Court Decision Protects Free Speech Rights of Pro-Life Centers in Baltimore

In a ruling seven years in the making, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ordered the city of Baltimore to “lay down the arms... Read More

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01/11/2018 03:29 PM
How Tax Reform Will Put More Money in Your Wallet This Year

President Donald Trump on Dec. 22 signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, and this sweeping reform of the U.S. federal tax system will mean... Read More

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