Publius / January 24, 2017

Tuesday Top Headlines

Trump’s hiring freeze, Clinton’s next move, and a little satire.

  • Trump signs order to freeze federal hiring in order to reduce bureaucracies. (Government Executive)

  • Trump advancing Keystone, Dakota Oil pipelines today. (Bloomberg)

  • A look at four of the GOP’s ObamaCare replacement plans. (The Daily Signal)

  • Senate confirms Mike Pompeo as CIA director. (The Washington Post)

  • Senate committee approves Tillerson for State. Now to the full Senate… (Associated Press)

  • DNC Chair candidates bash white people in racially charged forum. (News Grabien)

  • Hillary Clinton plots her next move. How about retirement? (Politico)

  • President Trump restores ban on international abortion funding. (Alliance Defending Freedom)

  • Obama quietly sent $221M to Palestinians in final hours as exec. (Fox News)

  • Israel approves huge expansion of West Bank settlements. (The Washington Post)

  • Satire — or is it? Survey says 100% of the people marching on the nation’s capital for abortion rights as part of the “Women’s March on Washington” were found to have not been aborted. (The Babylon Bee)

  • Policy: Jeff Sessions can help stop the “American carnage.” (Real Clear Policy)

  • Policy: What science really says about sodium and hypertension. (Competitive Enterprise Institute)

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