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A conversation with Charles Krauthammer, plus part 4 of our adoption series
Today’s news and TW&E senior correspondent Kent Covington sits down with Dr. Charles Krauthammer, plus: Susan Olasky concludes her adoption series with Focus on the Family’s program director Katie Overstreet, and more
Contraception mandate: The Supreme Court has agreed to hear two challenges to the Obamacare mandate that employers provide contraception coverage in health insurance policies.
Tax-exemption: The IRS is proposing tough new rules that could threaten the tax-exempt status of political non-profit organizations. The proposed changes would severely restrict so-called 501c4 tax-exempt groups from supporting candidates and would define how much of an organization’s spending can go toward political activity.
China: China has staked a claim to a vast ocean area outside its recognized boundaries and is raising tensions with the U.S. and its allies in the the Far East. The State Department’s Jen Psaki says China is playing a dangerous game by claiming a large part of the East China Sea as sovereign territory.
Business/economy: Business reporter Warren Smith on how U.S. stocks rose a tick Tuesday with the NASDAQ faring best.
A conversation with Charles Krauthammer
TW&E senior correspondent Kent Covington talks with Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Charles Krauthammer, author of Things That Matter: Three Decades of Passions, Pastimes and Politics (Crown Forum, 2013).