Everything You Need To Know About FIFA And The World’s Biggest Sports Scandal

27 May 2015, 11:53 am

An FBI investigation led to the arrest Wednesday of seven top officials of FIFA, the organization that governs world soccer, in Switzerland. Overall, 14 people will face 47 racketeering, corruption, money laundering and wire fraud charges. The investigation alleges, among other accusations, that me

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27 May 2015, 11:47 am

You might not know it, but about half the cost of your preferred alcoholic beverage is made up of taxes and fees. One man in Congress, Rep. Todd Young (R-Ind.) wants to change that. Today he introduced a bill that would introduced a bill that would cut the current federal excise tax rate

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Taking it to the streets

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Ashe Schow It seems that everywhere former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina goes, the crowds go wild. Two weeks ago, the 2016 presidential candidate was in Iowa to speak at the state GOP's Lincoln Dinner. washingtonexaminer.com/blogs/beltway-confidential

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The American Spectator

Raise a Glass to Lower Taxes

You might not know it, but about half the cost of your preferred alcoholic beverage is made up of taxes and fees. One man in Congress, Rep. Todd Young (R-Ind.) wants to change that. Today he introduced a bill that would introduced a bill that would cut the current federal excise tax rate

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  Monday–Memorial DayHmmm. Cloudy day today here in West Hollywood. I am sitting at a sushi restaurant on Sunset Strip with my dear pal, Phil DeMuth, world’s most reliable human. The food is fine and Phil’s conversation is brilliant, as always. He is a super-smart analyst of
Oakland officials say they will not contribute any taxpayer dollars toward building a new stadium for the Raiders, even if that means the team will move back to Los Angeles. Although Raiders owner Mark Davis and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell have yet to receive an official response from either Oak
Washington Before he passed away recently John M. Templeton, the distinguished physician and philanthropist, questioned: “Should we tolerate a public educational system with its entrenched self-interest which virtually every inner-city parent knows is destroying any hope or possibility of the

The Federalist

Feds Blackmail Virginia’s Largest School District Into Transgender Policy

A case in Virginia demonstrates how far the Obama administration will go to force its sexual ideology—regardless of self-governance, local control, and childish innocence

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The Iraq War did not accomplish any of its objectives. Republicans should admit it and move on.
Just as cronies seek special economic advantages from government, the Left also seeks special advantages from government in its effort to reshape the character of American society.
The New Yorker magazine this week tries to airbrush away the diversity of the GOP field. Next time they should try to be a tad more subtle about it.

The Washington Free Beacon

WH Admits Need To ‘Adapt Our Strategy’ Against IS, Contradicts Previous Admin Statements

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Chronic masturbation will make a man’s hand become pregnant in the afterlife, according to a Muslim television preacher.
Hamas is guilty of carrying out war crimes in the Gaza Strip during last summer’s war with Israel, according to the human rights group Amnesty International.
The co-founders of Ben & Jerry’s say the ice cream they handed out at Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I., Vt.) presidential kickoff event on Tuesday was fully reported to federal regulators and worth less than the limits on individual donations to federal candidates.

Big Government

Pope Francis' Disturbing Cuba Activism

On Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced that the United States would be changing its policy toward Cuba, opening a Havana embassy and expanding travel. “Through these changes, we intend to create more opportunities for the American and Cuban people and begin a new chapter among the na

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President Barack Obama revealed his favorite film of the year to People Magazine in an interview released on Wednesday.  Obama named Richard Linklater’s Boyhood his favorite movie of 2014.  “Boyhood was a great movie,” he told People Magazine. “That, I think,
On Wednesday's broadcast of ABC's "World News," network report Cecilia Vega confirmed North Korea was behind the cyber-attack on Sony. “Tonight, ABC News has learned federal investigators have determined North Korea is responsible for the worst corporate cyber-attack in history,” Vega
Minnesota State Representative Greg Davids is calling for embattled MIT economics professor Jonathan Gruber, the "architect" of Obamacare, to return all $329,000 he was paid by the state of Minnesota as a subcontractor on a 2011 contract to analyze the state's plan to develop its Obamacare he

American Thinker

Impoverishment: America's New Normal

The defining American middle class is devolving toward poverty. There seems little doubt that the economic pattern results from government intervention.

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An Illinois special congressional election provides an opportunity to rebuke both a passive GOP and an overreaching left. 


27 May 2015, 12:00 am

Whether the church, para-church organizations, the government, schools, corporations, small businesses, and even blood banks, the plague of liberalism seems to know no bounds. 
Here is how Republicans should answer the "if you knew then what you know now" question.

Heritage Foundation

West Virginia Joins Five Other States in Bailing on Interior Department Mine Regulation Agreement

After watching federal officials with the U.S. Department of the Interior unilaterally rewrite regulatory rules without state input in what was supposed to be a... Read More The post West Virginia Joins Five Other States in Bailing on Interior Department Mine Regulation Agreement appeared first on

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27 May 2015, 2:01 am

The Alliance of European Conservatives and Reformists consists of members of the European Parliament who oppose the centralized power of the European Union; they favor... Read More The post A Future Freely Chosen appeared first on The Daily Signal.
It’s increasingly rare these days to see two people from opposite sides of the political spectrum sit down and have a conversation—which is why I... Read More The post How David Axelrod Views the 2016 Campaign appeared first on The Daily Signal.
Congress has less than a week to decide the fate of a government surveillance program that was created after 9/11 to prevent terrorist attacks. The... Read More The post Debate Over NSA ‘Spying’ Program, Explained in Under 2 Minutes appeared first on The Daily Signal.

Townhall.com

Chicago: The Perfect Place For Rand Paul's Campaign

I've found the perfect place for Sen. Rand Paul to campaign for the presidency of the United States.

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While Memorial Day weekend featured the traditional parades, barbecues and moments of silence at baseball games for those who gave their lives in wartime to preserve our freedoms, in some of America's biggest cities virtual shooting galleries produced the sort of carnage more likely to be found in t


27 May 2015, 9:42 am

A few statesmen are fighting the latest trend in anti-Semitism


26 May 2015, 11:01 pm

Is America on its way up? Or down?

The Corner

Latecomers to the Boomer Party

Jim and Jonah, I was born within a few weeks of President Obama, and while our upbringings were quite different, the historical events that I can remember are probably not that much different from his. The earliest one I can recall was LBJ’s announcement in the spring of 1968 that he would n

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Last Friday, the Republic of Ireland became the first country in the world to legalize same-sex marriage via popular referendum. It wasn’t even close; backed by a strong “Yes” campaign, which framed the issue simply as equality vs. bigotry, the proposition swept to a 62 perce
1. John Garvey: Lamentations for the Christians of the Middle East 2. Mob reportedly attacks #Christian homes in #Lahore after #blasphemy row: http://t.co/BJNCv0bako pic.twitter.com/7TkAhhhM53 — Catholic Herald (@CatholicHerald) May 27, 2015 3. Church leaders: ‘South Sudanese are
Jonah, Kathleen Parker would have been better off arguing that the flaws of the Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, and Barack Obama presidencies were separate and distinct, and that it’s foolish to attempt to mash them all together into one common theme of Boomer disregard for accomplishment. Sep

Red State

Fifth Circuit Upholds Injunction Against Obama’s Executive Amnesty

A three-judge panel of the Fifth Circuit today issued a split decision upholding the Texas judge's injunction preventing Obama's executive amnesty program from moving forward. The opinion itself upheld the injunction on fairly arcane (to non-lawyers) legal and procedural grounds; i.e., it did not d

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The radical anti-Israel brigades in the United States always want to talk about purported war crimes the country is committing against Palestinians, but they never seem to want to talk about what the Palestinians do to their own. In the West Bank and Gaza, Hamas is more than happy to brutally oppre
On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Jared Meyer, author of Disinherited: How Washington Is Betraying America's Young. We'll talk about the economic condition millennials face, how Washington has hindered America's youth and what the American Dre
ObamaCare is an unmitigated disaster. A total, miserable failure. Everything President Barack Obama and his Democrats promised it would do? Obama Promises ObamaCare Won't Add ‘One Dime To The Deficit’ 36 Times Obama Said You Could Keep Your Health Care Plan Obama Montage: If You Like Yo
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