10/30/2018 05:16 CDT


GOP ON VERGE OF SENATE GAINS; LIBERAL MEDIA TRIES DESPERATELY TO GAIN TRACTION ON TRUMP ATTACKS IN ADVANCE OF VOTE; FLORIDA EARLY VOTES FAVOR REPUBLICANS


TODAY’S TOP TEN

GOP STANDS TO PICK UP 3 SENATE SEATS 1 WEEK AWAY

WITH WEEK TO GO, RCP “NO TOSS UP” Senate map predicts GOP will pick up 3 seats, extend advantage to 54-46. Real Clear Politics.

REPUBLICANS HAVE 2.7 PERCENTAGE POINT lead in early ballots cast in Florida. Politico.

CNN COMMENTATOR SAYS PRESIDENT TRUMP has radicalized more people than ISIS. Washington Times.

LIBERAL MEDIA DISHONESTLY LABEL JEWISH group as means to attack Trump. Daily Wire.

TWITTER ALTERNATIVE GAB SHUT DOWN by GoDaddy and Paypal over Pittsburgh shooting. NewsBusters.

PROTESTERS INTERRUPT SESSIONS’ speech on religious liberty. Politico.

SENATOR MARCO RUBIO STUMPS for Peter Roskam in key U.S. House race in suburban Chicago. Chicago Tribune.

THOSE WHO TRUST CNN FIT SQUARELY into the Democratic base, Poll indicates. Hot Air.

FIND OUT HOW MUCH THE TAX CUTS are helping in your state, district. Daily Signal.

THE ILLINOIS $100,000 CLUB: 94,000 public employees and retirees cost taxpayers $12 billion. Illinois Review.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING


VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • McAuliffe: “Hillary is never going to be on a ballot again.” NTK Network.
  • Protester interrupts Blackburn during moment of silence for Pittsburgh. Free Beacon.
  • Police cut new ad expressing concerns over anti-police Florida governor candidate Andrew Gillum. NTK Network.

OFFBEAT BEAT

  • Drowning in student loans? Move to Maine! ZeroHedge.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@SteveSGoddard) Censorship is the #1 tactic of the left. Tweet.
  • (@seanmdav) MSNBC even had the gall to allow Sharpton, who once spent three days trying to incite anti-Jewish riots in New York City, to anchor the network’s Pittsburgh coverage. “If the Jews want to get it on, tell them to pin their yarmulkes back and come over to my house,” Sharpton said. Tweet.

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