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Meet These 5 Stellar Conservatives Trump Just Added to His Supreme Court List

John G. Malcolm / @malcolm_john / Elizabeth Slattery / @EHSlattery / Tiffany Bates / @TiffanyHBates / The Daily Signal President Donald Trump on Friday added five judges to his list ...

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Americans for Limited Government Press Release

ALG urges confirmation of Trump nominees November 17, 2017 by press   Nov. 17, 2017, Fairfax, Va.—Americans for Limited Government President Rick Manning ...

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Jeff Sessions fighting gun crimes when Obama refused

By Natalia Castro at NetRight Daily and Americans for Limited Government Republicans and Democrats alike can agree that safety must be ...

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Watch: 58 Seconds Guaranteed to Give Obama a Heart Attack

BY BENJAMIN ARIE/CT Just under one minute of footage from a coal mine in West Virginia has managed to put Barack Obama, ...

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Hate Crimes Data: Similar Numbers, Different Percentages

FBI hate crime data shows little change in the number of crimes, but significant changes in race of offenders. By the ...

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Federal Prosecutors Are Running Amok

  By William L. Anderson at It is hard to know where to begin regarding the charges against Paul Manafort, the former ...

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Cliven Bundy sues DOJ over prosecutorial abuse

Larry Klayman says feds destroyed material evidence in case against rancher By Larry Klayman at Renew America Late Thursday I filed ...

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The Whiskey Rebellion: How Brand New America Tore Up The Bill of Rights

  By Joe Jarvis - at The Daily Bell 223 years ago today, “The Dreadful Night” occurred in Western Pennsylvania, after an ...

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It's Time to End Chain Migration

Today's Top Story 1. What is Chain Migration? In 2015, the United States granted 1,051,031 immigrants lawful permanent resident status. That’s nearly ...

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Barletta Blasts Continued Lawlessness of Sanctuary Cities

Barletta Blasts Continued Lawlessness of Sanctuary Cities   WASHINGTON – Today a federal judge blocked the government’s attempt to withhold federal dollars from ...

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The Real Problem With the Diversity Visa Lottery Program


Government officials have long warned that the program is a serious security threat.

By Thomas Gallatin · at The Patriot Post/

“Diversity lottery. Sounds nice. It’s not nice. It’s not good. It hasn’t been good. We’ve been against it,” Donald Trump stated. “We have to get much tougher. We have to get much smarter. And we have to get much less politically correct,” he continued. On Wednesday, Trump singled out Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) for his role in propping up the State Department program known as the Diversity Visa Lottery, which allowed the New York City terrorist to enter the country seven years ago. Trump tweeted, “We are fighting hard for Merit Based immigration, no more Democrat Lottery Systems. We must get MUCH tougher (and smarter).”

Also on Wednesday, several senators took up Trump’s call to end the Diversity Visa Lottery, created in 1990. “We ought to be more focused and more merit-oriented when it comes to our immigration program. There’s always going to have to be a combination of family-based immigration, but we also ought to reward people who we want to see come to this country and help us grow our economy,” Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) stated. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) echoed his comments, saying, “Count me in for wanting to eliminate the lottery system for merit-based immigration.”

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