02/08/2019 05:11 CDT


DEMOCRATS GO ALL IN ON MASSIVE CONVERSION OF FREE ECONOMY TO GOVERNMENT CONTROLLED BEHEMOTH THAT DICTATES ENERGY CHOICES; SENATE INTEL CHAIR SAYS NO TRUMP/RUSSIAN COLLUSION FOUND


TODAY’S TOP TEN

MAYBE THEY SHOULD HAVE CALLED IT RED NEW DEAL

OCASIO-CORTEZ’S “GREEN NEW DEAL” CALLS for massive upheaval of U.S. economy and enormous tax increases. Daily Mail.

  • The 10 most insane provisions. The Federalist.
  • Harris and other Dems sign on. Free Beacon.
  • Even if you believe dubious liberal “science,” would barely affect temperatures. Daily Signal.

SENATE INTEL CHAIRMAN BURR SAYS THEY’VE found no evidence of Trump/Russia collusion. Chuck Ross.

DEM ADAM SCHIFF AND SMEAR DOSSIER promoter Glenn Simpson met last year in Aspen. John Solomon.

MOODY’S WARNS ILLINOIS: MORE TAXES and more people will flee state. ZeroHedge.

AAA SAYS COLD WEATHER CAN CUT ELECTRIC CAR range more than 40 percent. Associated Press.

NEW YORK TIMES COLUMNIST WANTS TO ABOLISH billionaires somehow. Daily Wire.

HOUSE DEMOCRATS BLOCK MASS SHOOTING SURVIVOR Steve Scalise from testifying at gun hearing. The Federalist.

EX-NYT CHIEF JILL ABRAMSON ACCUSED OF PLAGIARISM in book on ethics in journalism. ZeroHedge.

CHRISTIAN STUDENT GROUP WINS AGAINST University of Iowa in religious freedom case. Daily Caller.

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY STUDENTS VOTING on whether to impose reparation fee on themselves. The College Fix.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING


VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • Gowdy: Schiff wants to undo 2016 election results. Real Clear Politics.
  • Pelosi: Virginia scandals don’t damage Democratic Party’s national brand. Free Beacon.
  • Democratic Senator Merkley won’t rule out socialism. NTK Network.

OFFBEAT BEAT

  • Is sending a Valentine’s Day note sexual harassment? Campus Reform.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@SecretaryCarson) Why don’t congressional leaders realize that they are not border security experts and listen to the needs of those who have taken the oath to protect our nation? We all need to work together to ensure a strong future for our country. Tweet.
  • (@NickMcGinley1) We are so lucky to have 20 something ex-bartenders to give us their plans for dismantling our entire country, right down to the last car, house, and factory, and rebuilding every single thing we rely on to live and work, while also eliminating the sources of power we use. Tweet.

DRUDGE LEAD AT TIME OF EMAIL

  • BEZOS BLASTS TABLOID ‘BLACKMAIL’; PECKER PIC DRAMA; PLAY OR PAY Drudge.