04/05/2017 05:27 CDT
LIBERAL EAST COAST MEDIA DENIGRATES RICE STORY INSTEAD OF COVERING IT. REPORTERS WOULD RATHER PROTECT OBAMA THAN PURSUE GREAT STORY. FILIBUSTER BATTLE LOOMS ON GORSUCH.
TODAY’S TOP 10
LIBERAL PRESS IGNORES STORY; CLOSES RANKS AROUND RICE, OBAMA
- CNN in full-court press to protect Susan Rice from scrutiny. Hot Air.
- Ari Fleischer’s tweetstorm on media ignoring Rice story. Ace of Spades HQ.
- Rice’s actions in the White House amount to a Watergate-level scandal. Andrew McCarthy.
- Dear CNN: Why is a former Obama appointee reporting on Susan Rice revelation? Red State.
- Rice responds to MSNBC and friendly interviewer Andrea Mitchell, who didn’t offer any evidence she is journalist seeking the truth. Power Line.
- WH social media director accuses NBC’s Andrea Mitchell of being PR person for Democrats. Washington Examiner.
AG SESSIONS ORDERS REVIEW of all Obama era police “reforms,” many of which made crime worse in inner cities. Hot Air.
TRUMP IS BLAMING OBAMA FOR SYRIAN chemical attack. References “red line” that Obama drew and failed to act upon. ZeroHedge.
MITCH MCCONNELL CLAIMED THE VOTES Tuesday to bust a planned Democratic filibuster of Neil Gorsuch. Virginia Pilot.
EPA PROPOSAL ON TABLE TO CUT HUNDREDS of “climate change” employees. Scientific American.
A GROUP OF REPUBLICAN SENATORS is leading an effort to end government-backed “too big to fail” bailout policies. The Hill.
THE GENDER PAY GAP in Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s (D., Mass.) office is nearly 10 percent wider than the national average, meaning women there didn’t celebrate Equal Pay Day. Free Beacon.
ESPN IS NOT LEARNING from its mistakes. Still encouraging on-air talent to mix politics with sports — as long as it’s Leftist politics. Daily Wire.
FACEBOOK AND LEFT WING FOUNDATIONS announce creation of $14 million “news integrity initiative” under partisan Leftist professor. NewsBusters.
THREE SENIOR HOUSE DEMOCRATS asked U.S. teachers to destroy a book written by credentialed climate scientists because its contents were not in line with Dem climate policies. Daily Caller.
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COMMENTARY WORTH READING
- Here are three reasons the Susan Rice story matters. Ben Shapiro.
- Trump needs to deliver on tax cuts, generate growth. Tom Bevan.
VIDEO WORTH WATCHING
- “I leaked nothing to nobody” — Susan Rice. Real Clear Politics.
- Rand Paul says we need to stand up to the surveillance state. Real Clear Politics.
AMAZING AMAZING AMAZING
- Stanford University accepted a Muslim teenager who responded to a college essay question by simply writing “#BlackLivesMatter” over and over. Daily Caller.
TWEETS OF NOTE
- (@ChrisRBarron) Shorter CNN: “We refuse to cover the Susan Rice story because it fundamentally undermines the propaganda we regularly peddle” Tweet.
- (@KazeSkyz) (Replying to @seanmdav) Funny how Jake Tapper keeps shrieking both parties should be subjected to aggressive fact checking, except Obama’s henchmen apparently. Tweet.
DRUDGE LEAD AT TIME OF EMAIL
- BOILED RICE Drudge.