07/02/2019 05:15 CDT


NEW POLL SHOWS HARRIS RAPIDLY CLOSING GAP ON BIDEN AS SANDERS FALLS OFF; PORTLAND MAYOR TAKES IT EASY ON ANTIFA; NJ RESIDENTS LEAVING IN DROVES


TODAY’S TOP TEN

HARRIS GAINS ON BIDEN AS SANDERS FADES

KAMALA HARRIS CLOSES IN ON JOE BIDEN in latest Dem presidential poll. Hot Air.

PORTLAND MAYOR RIPPED BY POLICE UNION for coddling Antifa violence. TheBlaze.

ANTIFA IS MOSTLY MADE UP OF privileged white guys. The Federalist.

DEMOCRATS IN HOUSE TAKE AIM AT STATE right-to-work laws. Free Beacon.

NEW JERSEY RESIDENTS FLEEING “IN DROVES” as state Democrats fight over a millionaire’s tax. Fox Business.

NEW CALIFORNIA LAW GOES INTO EFFECT that requires background checks for ammunition purchases. Daily Caller.

DEMOCRATS MORE EASILY INFLUENCED BY TV and movies than are Republicans, new survey finds. Daily Wire.

TWENTY THINGS YOU PROBABLY DIDN’T KNOW about Marianne Williamson. National Review.

JOURNALISM JOB CUTS HAVEN’T BEEN this bad since the last recession. Bloomberg.

PLANNED SOLAR PANEL FACILITY THREATENS historic sites in Virginia. Free Beacon.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING


VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • Conservative group takes aim at Dem House member for silence after AOC’s “concentration camp” rhetoric. Free Beacon.
  • Gutfeld on Antifa attacking journalists. Fox News.
  • Dem House member from Oklahoma dodges question about health care for illegal immigrants. Free Beacon.

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TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@edstetzer) Don’t spend your life trying to appease people who are easily and perpetually offended. Tweet.
  • (@AndrewPollackFL) If you are a high tax refugee fleeing a blue state for a red state, leave the liberal ideology at the state line. You are fleeing for a reason, so don’t bring that reason with you! #FixIt Tweet.

MOST CLICKED ITEM YESTERDAY

  • WHITE HOUSE PRESS SECRETARY STEPHANIE GRISHAM roughed up by North Korean security guards. Fox News.

DRUDGE LEAD AT TIME OF EMAIL 

  • CORTEZ BATTLES BORDER POLICE! OFFICIALS DENY ‘TOILET WATER’ CLAIM; FACEBOOK GROUP UNDER SCRUTINY Drudge.