Thursday Top News Executive Summary
Deep-state coup, tariff agreement, Erdogan visit, school indoctrination, and more.
Above the Fold
DEEP-STATE COLLUSION: Whistleblower attorney Mark S. Zaid tweeted of Trump “coup” and “rebellion” in January of 2017 (The Washington Times)
Government & Politics
“FAKE OUTRAGE”: Rand Paul blocks Senate resolution backing protection for whistleblowers (The Hill)
PREPARE THE POPCORN: Impeachment going public: Hearings next week for all to see (Associated Press)
FRENEMIES SCHEDULED TO MEET: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit White House next week (Washington Examiner)
RELIGIOUS FREEDOM QUASHED: Federal judge strikes down rule allowing clinicians to object to abortions for moral or religious reasons (NBC News)
MORE TIME FOR INDOCTRINATION: Kamala Harris proposes a 10-hour school day (The Daily Wire)
INDEFENSIBLE: A Michigan man underpaid his property taxes by $8.41. The county seized his property, sold it — and kept the profits. (Reason)
ALIEN SURGE: Illegal-immigrant population inside U.S. surged 550,000 in 2019 (Washington Examiner)
EATING CROW: DOJ charges two former Twitter employees with spying for Saudi Arabia (National Review)
POLICY: Time for the Supreme Court to clearly protect religious freedoms (Washington Examiner)
POLICY: How Trump is reshaping the courts (The Daily Signal)
HUMOR: Elizabeth Warren’s plan to pay for Medicare for All: Spend so much that the national debt clock rolls over to zero (The Babylon Bee)
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