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High court hears Obamacare’s four-word case

By Emily Belz
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Supreme Court | The Supreme Court considers arguments that could determine the future of the Affordable Care Act

Why was the No Child Left Behind reauthorization abandoned in the House?

By Emily Scheie
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Education | House Republicans scuttled a vote to reauthorize the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) federal education policy on Friday. Supporters say the delay is temporary and…

Republicans relent on immigration to pass funding bill

By Lynde Langdon
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Homeland Security | House Republicans made an awkward landing today after botching a political maneuver to thwart President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration.

Arkansas bans webcam abortions

By Courtney Crandell
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Abortion | Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed a bill Wednesday banning remotely administered abortions, a preemptive strike designed to protect women’s safety. The…

Partial shutdown of Homeland Security averted

By Mickey McLean
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Congress | UPDATE: A partial shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security has been averted, at least for one more week. As a midnight deadline closed in, the…

FCC ‘net neutrality’ vote won’t end regulation debate

By Michael Cochrane
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Technology | The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted yesterday to adopt broad regulatory power over Internet Service Providers (ISPs), large companies such as…

West Virginia legislature sends governor 20-week abortion ban bill

By Courtney Crandell
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Abortion | The West Virginia state Senate passed a 20-week abortion ban earlier this week by an overwhelming 29-5 vote, sending the bill to Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin.

Living in a freedom from religion era

By La Shawn Barber
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Religious Liberty | “Do not answer a fool according to his folly, lest you also be like him” (Proverbs 26:4, NKJV). Constant vigilance! Atheists are determined to protect the…

Illinois governor sues to protect state workers from ‘fair share’ union dues

By Laura Edghill
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Government | February weather across the Midwest may be frigid, but the current stand-off between Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner and the state’s public sector unions has…

Is the government greasing the skids for another housing slump?

By Kent Covington
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Housing | On the whole, the housing market has regained much of the ground it lost in the 2008 financial crisis. Sales have been healthier each year for the past few…

In protest of Common Core, parents and kids opting out of state testing

By Emily Scheie
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Education | This spring, many students across the country face new standardized tests designed to align with new education standards such as Common Core. But the length…

Clarence Thomas vs. paternalistic racism

By Marvin Olasky
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Race Issues | Last night a family-oriented cop show, CBS’s Blue Bloods , had a subplot about a police executive pulling strings to help a grown son avoid the consequences of…

 
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