12/19/2017 05:19 CDT


IS MUELLER PROBE WINDING DOWN OR HEATING UP? TRUMP PUSHES FORWARD AS DOMESTIC, FOREIGN POLICY SUCCESSES START TO PILE UP; WITHOUT MOORE, DEMS WANT FRANKEN TO RECONSIDER HIS RESIGNATION


TODAY’S TOP 10

IS MUELLER PREPARING A LETTER that will exonerate Trump in Russia investigation? Hot Air.

  • Testimony of DOJ official with ties to Fusion pushed back. Fox News.
  • House GOP wants probe into leak of Donald Jr.’s testimony. Daily Caller.

WASHINGTON STATE AMTRAK TRAIN was going 80 in a 30 mph zone before derailment. Seattle Times.

TRUMP OUTLINES “AMERICA FIRST” national security strategy while criticizing previous presidents. Real Clear Politics.

TRUMP YEAR ONE: Better scorecard than predicted. Financial Times.

TRUMP WINNING WAR AGAINST ISIS as ideological news media pretends not to notice. Power Line.

PELOSI, OTHER DEMS POCKET campaign cash from owners of sex-trafficking website. Washington Times.

CNN CONTRIBUTOR APOLOGIZES after falsely accusing college sports fan of anti-Semitism. Free Beacon.

FOUR DEMOCRAT SENATORS ask Franken to reconsider resignation. Legal Insurrection.

$22 MILLION SPENT ON UFO PROGRAM benefitting friend of Harry Reid. Free Beacon.

ONLY 22 PERCENT OF AMERICANS would feel completely safe wearing a MAGA hat. Independent Journal Review.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING

  • CNN declares war on Fox News. Peter Barry Chowka.
  • Obama’s Iran deal makes Trump’s alleged Russia collusion look like child’s play. David Harsanyi.
  • Why you should visit the Museum of the Bible even if you’re not religious. The Federalist.

VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • Dem Senator Manchin: Franken should stay. NTK Network.
  • Nikki Haley vetoes UN resolution calling for overturning Trump’s Jerusalem recognition. Free Beacon.
  • Grandmother, granddaughter graduate college together. Fox News.

ARE THEY TRYING TO HELP BREITBART OR HURT THEM?

  • The Atlantic declares Breitbart “naughty, not nice” for “Deplorable” Christmas merchandise. Breitbart.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@halerazor) Publish smear first, research second. #CNN. Tweet.
  • (@JerryDunleavy) Let’s be very clear — and this is NOT whataboutism but rather an obvious truth — if Trump ever did anything for Russia even approaching what Obama did for Iran (deep-sixing a criminal investigation into Hezbollah in order to appease the mullahs) he’d be impeached. And rightly so. Tweet.

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