Wednesday Top News Executive Summary
Impeachment goes live, felonious whistleblower, Mark Sanford out, and more.
Above the Fold
FELONIOUS WHISTLEBLOWER? ICIG complaint alleges Trump-Ukraine “whistleblower” may be soliciting illicit donations (Fox News)
Government & Politics
WHO? Republican Mark Sanford abandons presidential primary run (National Review)
DEATH BY DEFICIT: Study: Elizabeth Warren plan would hike deficit $15 trillion, create “soaring demand” for healthcare (The Washington Free Beacon)
BORDER ARRESTS SHRINK: Border arrests fall again in October, down almost 75% since May (The Daily Wire)
WARRANT REQUIRED: U.S. court rules against warrantless searches of phones, laptops of international travelers (NBC News)
HATE CRIME STATS: Overall hate crimes decreased in 2018 while violence ticked up, according to new FBI report (National Review)
FOR THE RECORD: Man who slashed “Baby Trump” balloon: “First time” leftists are “mad about chopping up a baby” (The Daily Wire)
POLICY: Three major reforms NATO needs to keep from collapsing (The Federalist)
POLICY: Smart government focuses on essentials: reviving family and business formation (Issues & Insights)
HUMOR: Epstein island sold to wealthy Middle Eastern businessman Haadid Nahkil Muhssef (Genesius Times)
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