Publius / Feb. 16, 2017

Thursday Top Headlines

  • What we said about the Benghazi cover-up: Obama and Clinton knew immediately Benghazi was terror attack, not “protest." (Judicial Watch)

  • Defense Secretary Mattis issues new ultimatum to NATO allies on defense spending. (The Washington Post)

  • Leftmedia talking heads frustrated that Trump is not calling on them — well duh! (Washington Free Beacon)

  • 60% of refugee arrivals since judge halted suspension have come from five terror countries. (CNS News)

  • Economist blasts Paris Climate Treaty $100T price tag: "Not a good deal.” That’s putting it mildly. (Newsbusters)

  • Surprise: At the end, Obama administration gave NSA broad new powers. Now you know where those Flynn “leaks” are coming from. (PJ Media)

  • Trump’s CEO pick for labor secretary drops out of consideration. Sad! (Business Insider)

  • Four broken ObamaCare promises that town hall protesters should remember. (The Daily Signal)

  • Boeing workers in South Carolina vote against union. (The Washington Post)

  • Senate votes to repeal Obama administration gun rule meant to disarm the elderly. (CBS News)

  • Far-Left Southern Poverty Law Center says American “hate groups” are on the rise, and they blame who else — Trump. (The Washington Post)

  • Policy: Skyrocketing prescription-drug prices are a more intractable problem than the White House realizes. (National Review)

  • Policy: On science, the Left has its own “alternative facts.” (RealClearScience)

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