December 15, 2016

Thursday Top Headlines

Clinton’s PR recount, record income taxes and ripping Shakespeare.

  • SHOCKER! White House, Clinton tied to PR firm behind Electoral College push. (Daily Caller)

  • $213,300,000,000: Individual income taxes set record in first 2 months of FY17. (CNS News)

  • Tax code compliance costs economy $1 trillion annually. (Washington Free Beacon)

  • More than one billion Yahoo user accounts stolen by hackers. Must be the Russians… (Business Insider)

  • Labor Secretary Tom Perez for DNC? Some Democrats don’t want a radical Muslim like Keith Ellison. (The Washington Post)

  • Fed raises rates, boosts outlook for borrowing costs in 2017. (Bloomberg)

  • Iran sanctions renewal becomes law even without Obama’s signature. (Associated Press)

  • Obama’s parting shot across USN bow: Tags three more ships with his left-wing baggage. (Defense Department)

  • Muslim student who claimed harassment by Trump supporters charged with filing false report. (NBC New York)

  • Students rip down portrait of Shakespeare, in favor of a “black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet.” Take that, whitey! (Lifezette)

  • Policy: Make Yucca Mountain great again. (Washington Examiner)

  • Policy: Our frackers beat their hackers. (Real Clear World)

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