Publius / February 6, 2017

Monday Top Headlines

Democrats are on life support in 10 states, a minimum wage report, and more.

  • The Democrat Party is basically on life support in these 10 states. (The Washington Post)

  • Not helping the leftist narrative: Report says minimum wage hikes will lead to 1.8 million job losses. (Washington Free Beacon)

  • Trump estimates Obamacare replacement plan could take a year to formulate. (CBS News)

  • Some IRS employees cheated on their taxes and yet the agency let most keep their jobs. (The Hill)

  • Climate change whistleblower alleges NOAA manipulated data to hide global warming “pause.” (The Washington Times)

  • Trump taps Mike Pence to lead panel investigating voter fraud. (Business Insider)

  • Trump administration sanctions Iran over missile test. (Reason)

  • Navy decommissions the USS Enterprise — the first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. (Navy Times)

  • Trump administration backs off bid to reopen CIA “black sites.” (Reuters)

  • In a comeback for the ages, Patriots beat Falcons in heart-pounding Super Bowl. (The Boston Globe)

  • Policy: Don’t let the Democrats fool you about a 60-vote threshold for Supreme Court confirmations. (The Daily Signal)

  • Policy: Voter registration requires reform. (Washington Examiner)

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