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  • Public Opinion and Obamacare

    Posted on June 20, 2017 Michael Medved

    In 2010, the health insurance legislation known as “Obamacare” was overwhelmingly unpopular. But Democrats in the White House and Congress pushed it through anyway, and then paid a severe price in the next elections. Today, the health care package known as “Trumpcare” is similarly unpopular, but the Republicans seem determined to pass legislation this summer, […]

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  • Putting Personality Above Policy

    Posted on June 20, 2017 Michael Medved

    Leaders of both political parties and the most prominent voices in media, all make the same mistake that poisons our politics: concentrating on the president’s personality, not his policies. On cable news as well as the neighborhood pub, debates always seem to center on Trump’s character: is he a breath of fresh air who’s appropriately […]

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  • Trump’s Surprising Coalition: Not Just “Deplorables”

    Posted on June 20, 2017 Michael Medved

    James T. Hogkinson, the crazed gunman who fired at Republican congressmen in early June, hardly fits the common image of a militant Bernie Sanders Democrat. He was 66, married for 30 years, a proud gun-owner, working in construction and living in a small Midwestern town. In fact, he came close to stereotypes of one of […]

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  • If a Trump Supporter Had Shot a Democratic Congressman

    Posted on June 20, 2017 Dennis Prager

    What would have happened if a Trump supporter had shot a Democratic congressman and other Democratic Washington officials? The answer is obvious. The New York Times, the rest of the left-wing media and the Democratic Party would have made the shootings the dominant issue in American life. It is not possible to understand the left […]

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