Domestic surveillance fate unclear after lengthy Senate talk – My Way News

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May 21, 3:47 AM (ET) By CHARLES BABINGTON WASHINGTON (AP) — The fate of the government’s bulk collection of Americans’ phone records is unclear following an FBI warning, House-Senate disagreements and more than 10 hours of criticisms by a GOP presidential candidate. Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky, the most libertarian-leaning of the major Republican presidential […]

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An Eye On Lower-End Connected Cars – Inside Radio

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“The era of the basic AM/FM/CD radio is essentially dead,” says Harman Infotainment Division president Sachin Lawande. It’s not that radio is dead, mind you, but the basic dashboard receiver that’s been a fixture in new cars for decades is on life support. The audio manufacturer sees “a lot of runway” in going after cars […]

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Iran Isn’t Iraq, and This Isn’t 2003

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Instead of rehashing the Iraq War, let’s face today’s much more serious threat from Iran. You have to give the media credit for trying. Last week saw a manufactured debate about a manufactured subject — whether our country should have invaded Iraq in 2003 based on what we know in 2015 about the course of […]

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Hillary hides from reporters with SECOND secret party of the day as her security forces race across Iowa at 95 MPH to dodge pursuing journalists – Daily Mail

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Afternoon campaign event in Mason City, Iowa was closed to the press but published on media schedules The very existence of a second private soiree on Monday, a dinnertime party 85 miles away in Waterloo, Iowa, was kept from reporters Not even the press ‘pool’ assigned to share coverage on a rotating basis knew the […]

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Iraq’s Anbar in ‘total collapse’, on brink of falling to Islamic State

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BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Islamic State militants claimed full control of the western Iraqi city of Ramadi on Sunday in the biggest defeat for the Baghdad government since last summer. In a statement, the group said it had seized tanks and killed “dozens of apostates”, its description for members of the Iraqi security forces. Ramadi is […]

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Trains, Blame, and Infrastructure – American Thinker

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Not more than a few days after the tragic Amtrak train wreck, the predictable caterwauling about Republicans and infrastructure is loud and clear. Lead by the NY Times, a tragic event is now a campaign issue. “One Day After Wreck, Increased Funding for Amtrak Fails in a House Panel” claimed the NY Times this week. […]

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Obama, Unfiltered – Bloomberg Politics

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Of late, the president doesn’t sound like pedantic Barack Obama, the constitutional law professor, or cautious Barack Obama, who’s holding back because he doesn’t want to alienate his base or foreclose his options for that elusive bipartisan moment, or Barack Obama whose “no drama” persona has earned him an “anger translator” to vent his “true” feelings. In place […]

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Marco Rubio Schools Jeb Bush on Foreign Policy – The Daily Beast

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Marco Rubio proved he can hang with the big hawks in his first foreign policy speech since he declared his run for president. The student has now become the teacher. Sen. Marco Rubio, once viewed as a protege of presidential competitor Jeb Bush, schooled the former Florida governor Wednesday evening in the first national security […]

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Hawaii’s $205 Million Obamacare Exchange Implodes – Americans for Tax Reform

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Despite over $205 million in federal taxpayer funding, Hawaii’s Obamacare exchange website will soon shut down.  Since its implementation, the exchange has somehow failed to become financially viable because of lower than expected Obamacare enrollment figures. With the state legislature rejecting a $28 million bailout, the website will now be unable to operate past this […]

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The Trans-Pacific Partnership suggests Obama has no sense of irony – The Guardian

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Last week, the president, who claims he’s running the most transparent administration in history, went on the record saying there’s nothing secret in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), as he asked Congress for special authority to “fast track” the agreement. Today, President Obama will give another speech defending the TPP from critics who say the deal is […]

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McCaul: DHS Spending ‘More Money’ on Climate Change Than Combating Violent Extremists – CNS News

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(CNSNews.com) – Rep.  Michael McCaul (R-Texas), chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, says the current “threat environment” is as high as he’s ever seen it, and although the U.S. has “done a very good job” in preventing terror attacks in the U.S., he doesn’t think the Obama administration “has done enough” to counter “homegrown […]

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Benghazi Committee: The White House Is Still Stonewalling Us – The Daily Caller

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The Select Committee on Benghazi released its interim report Friday, and while it documented the progress of the investigation into the terror attack, there apparently remains one problem — the White House’s refusal to fully cooperate with the committee. According to Republican South Carolina representative and committee chairman Trey Gowdy, the Obama administration is dragging […]

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State Dept. won’t Look Into Clinton Foundation Donors – The Daily Caller

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The Associated Press’ Matt Lee called out the State Department Thursday after the agency announced it will not look into undisclosed donors to the Clinton Foundation which violated the Memorandum of Understanding. State Department spokesman Jeff Rathke told reporters during Thursday’s briefing that the more than 1,100 undisclosed donors will not be reviewed as the department moves on. “The […]

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Conservative Pundits For Sharia? – American Thinker

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Tuesday night Fox News carried a barrage of criticism against free-speech heroine Pam Geller for her draw Mohammed contest.  She was attacked by Greta van Susteren,  Bill O’Reilly and Laura Ingraham, without being given a chance to be interviewed and defend herself.  Megyn Kelly and Sean Hannity were the stand-up guys. In response to my […]

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ISIS appears to threaten blogger Pamela Geller in message boasting of ‘71 trained soldiers in 15 different states’ – NY Daily News

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ISIS appeared to declare war on right-wing blogger Pamela Geller Tuesday in an ominous online message claiming it has fighters across America ready to attack “any target we desire.” The threat, posted on JustPasteIt, singles out Geller, who helped plan a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest in Garland, Texas over the weekend, which was attacked by […]

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The Obama Deceit Doctrine – American Thinker

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Americans (at least those paying any attention) know that Barack Obama routinely lies to fulfill the one promise he has not broken: to “fundamentally transform America.”  But what he has done to empower Iran and pave its way to develop nuclear weapons trumps even that boastful claim: Obama wants to, and probably will, fundamentally transform […]

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The Anti-Hillary – New Republic

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In the last two election cycles, whenever Democrats accused Republicans of waging a “war on women,” the GOP often cried foul. After the 2012 election, Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus said the party would need to transform but not by “resorting to the cynical, divisive identity politics of the Democratic Party; it means embracing our […]

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Poll finds that 96% feel that this summer will be one of racial divide. – Wall Street Journal

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Americans are bracing for a summer of racial disturbances around the country, such as those that have wracked Baltimore, with African Americans and whites deeply divided about why the urban violence has occurred, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll has found. A resounding 96% of adults surveyed said it was likely there would be […]

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Obama Flunks The Constitutional Test – American Spectator

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As the world awaits the Supreme Court’s rulings on Obamacare and gay marriage, pundits have engaged in a phony war that misses a larger story: the court’s rejection of the government’s extreme claims of unlimited federal power. Indeed, the Obama administration has already lost unanimously 20 times, having passed in its first five years the […]

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Celebrating Our 5th Anniversary!

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It has been five years since Red State Talk Radio began broadcasting on May 01, 2010. We currently have 24 shows in our lineup, soon to be 25. The station has experienced tremendous growth throughout the years, but we’re far from being finished. We were one of the first to adopt this “new media” and […]

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Red State Talk Radio Top 5 for April!

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The following programs are the Top 5 Programs on Red State Talk Radio for the month of April.  Check the broadcast schedule and give them a listen and see why they’re so popular. Top 5 Programs #1: America Talks #2: The Scott Adams Show #3: The Truth About South Africa #4: The Score #5: Liberty Brothers Radio Premo […]

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Firm Co-Founded By Hillary’s Campaign Chair Lobbies For Russia’s Uranium One – The Daily Caller

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Chalk it up to a small world or to a tangled web, but Uranium One, the Russian-owned uranium mining company at the center of a recent scandal involving the Clintons and a close Canadian business partner, has lobbied the State Department through a firm co-founded by Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign chairman. Senate records show […]

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Clinton Foundation Failed to Disclose 1,100 Foreign Donations – Bloomberg

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Hillary Clinton’s presidential run is prompting new scrutiny of the Clintons’ financial and charitable affairs—something that’s already proved problematic for the Democratic frontrunner, given how closely these two worlds overlap. Last week, the New York Times examined Bill Clinton’s relationship with a Canadian mining financier, Frank Giustra, who has donated millions of dollars to the Clinton Foundation […]

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BALTIMORE BREAKS DOWN – Ben Stein – American Spectator

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There is not much good that can be said about the riots and looting in Baltimore. There was a complete breakdown of law and order in one of the largest metropolitan areas in the nation. Innocent people’s homes and places of business were destroyed. The police were attacked and sometimes badly injured. The political leadership […]

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George W. Bush Bashes Obama on Middle East – Bloombergview

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In a closed-door meeting with Jewish donors on Saturday night, former President George W. Bush delivered his harshest public criticisms to date against his successor on foreign policy, saying that President Barack Obama is being naïve about Iran and the pending nuclear deal and losing the war against the Islamic State. One attendee at the […]

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Russian White House email hack far more serious than government let on| AmericanThinker

When Russian hackers broke into White House unclassified email accounts few months ago, we were told it was not very serious and that the rest of the network was secure. Now, authorities are not so certain. It appears that the hackers were able to read many of President Obama’s unclassified communications with White House staff and […]

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Judicial Watch Pinch-Hitting for the FBI – American Thinker

Despite the growing menace and media savvy of the terrorist Islamic group ISIS, the FBI appears to be, once again, failing in its investigative and enforcement responsibilities. The agency that let us down with 9/11 and, afterward, reacted mainly in a flurry of political correctness and appeasement toward Muslims is now trying to reassure the […]

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World War O – Michael Crowley – POLITICO

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President Barack Obama’s expression of remorse on Thursday for the death of two hostages in a U.S. drone strike underscored one of the great frustrations of his presidency: His dream of extricating the U.S. from messy foreign conflicts remains just that. Obama pledged in his 2013 inaugural address that “a decade of war is now […]

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Census: Record 51 million immigrants in 8 years, will account for 82% of U.S. growth | WashingtonExaminer.com

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Legal and illegal immigrants will hit a record high of 51 million in just eight years and eventually account for an astounding 82 percent of all population growth in America, according to new U.S. Census figures. A report from the Center for Immigration Studies that analyzed the statistics said that by 2023, one in seven […]

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Generational Shifts for In-Car Audio. – Insideradio.com

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A growing body of research is showing Americans aren’t as keen on mucking with the car radio as automakers are. While that may conjure images of struggling Baby Boomers, a new report from IHS Automotive shows no generation is more nostalgic for knobs and buttons than Millennials. More than a third (34%) of 18 to […]

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Should GOP be whacking Hillary like a pinata? This is nothing, folks | Fox News

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Are the legions of Republican candidates spending too much time beating up on Hillary Clinton? In my view, she might as well get used to it. Sure, the GOP contingent is taking plenty of whacks at Hillary, and why not? She is the Democratic nominee-in-waiting, the woman they all want to cut down to size. […]

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9 Uncomfortable Questions For Hillary Clinton | The Daily Caller

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The media have a new favorite question for Republican presidential aspirants. “You believe that a marriage should be between a man and a woman, but if someone in your family or in your office happens to be gay and they invite you to their wedding, would you go?” Univision’s Jorge Ramos asked 2016 GOP contender Marco […]

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New Book, ‘Clinton Cash,’ Questions Foreign Donations to Foundation – NYTimes.com

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The book does not hit shelves until May 5, but already the Republican Rand Paul has called its findings “big news” that will “shock people” and make voters “question” the candidacy of Hillary Rodham Clinton. “Clinton Cash: The Untold Story of How and Why Foreign Governments and Businesses Helped Make Bill and Hillary Rich,” by […]

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Panic Time: Rubio Edges Bush in New Florida Poll – Daniel Doherty

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There are worse weeks to have when announcing a presidential bid. A new poll conducted in the Sunshine State finds that Marco Rubio has a slight (if statistically insignificant) lead over perhaps his biggest rival in the hunt for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination: Jeb Bush. Politico reports: Sen. Marco Rubio’s splashy presidential-campaign announcement and […]

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Federal appeals court to take up Obama’s immigration action – AP News

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — As demonstrators gathered Friday outside a New Orleans federal courthouse, appellate judges were preparing to consider whether to lift a temporary hold imposed by a federal judge in Texas on President Barack Obama’s executive action seeking to shield millions of immigrants from deportation. A three-judge panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit […]

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