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‘They never, ever stop. Ever.’ Al Gore thinks it’s time for a ‘national policy on food’

You can pry this hamburger from our cold, dead hand!
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You won’t want to miss President Obama’s fresh, bold domestic policy initiative

Same old, same old.
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Lobbying group Moms Demand Action opposes lobbying groups making gun policy

The irony was too much for Dana Loesch.
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Update on Operation Choke Point: Evidence Mounts of Government Policy

Earlier this month, we reported on concerns being raised by the activities of federal banking regulators under the umbrella of Operation Choke Point.  Many have claimed the regulators are using their ratings and enforcement authorities to intimidate banks into refusing or severing business relationships with lawful, though politically-disfavored, …
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Obama’s Ukraine Policy Mocked by the Right AND Left

“Some presidents take their foreign policy from the idealism of Woodrow Wilson, some from the realism of Henry Kissinger. This is foreign policy from Monty Python.”


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Remember Obama Mocking Romney Over Russia Concerns? ‘The 1980s Are Now Calling to Ask for Their Foreign Policy Back’

“I have clear eyes on this. I’m not going to wear rose-colored glasses when it comes to Russia or Mr. Putin.”


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OFA alumna Lis Smith: Mitt Romney should ‘never talk about foreign policy again’

Yes, that’s the former director of rapid response for Barack Obama’s campaign machine, advising Mitt Romney to never talk about foreign policy again. That tweet was from Sunday, though, before Russian troops began their “uncontested arrival” in the Crimean region of Ukraine — exactly as Romney had warned during the preside…
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Newt Gingrich says ‘delusional’ John Kerry ‘making policy in a fantasy world’

Addressing an audience in Indonesia this week, Secretary of State John Kerry declared that climate change “ranks right up there” with other global concerns such as terrorism, poverty, and the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction. Did John Kerry really compare climate change to weapons of mass destruction? Oh yes he did … …
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Secret’s out! Here’s a behind-the-scenes peek at Wendy Davis’ ‘official policy adviser’ [pic]

@BenHowe #StandWithWendyHeyImOverHereNow @WendyDavisTexas— Lachlan Markay (@lachlan) February 14, 2014 OK, now this is just getting downright pathetic. Earlier this week, Texas gubernatorial hopeful Wendy Davis said that maybe a ban on 20-week abortions wouldn’t be such a bad idea after all. We couldn’t help but wonder what her ce…
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In wake of KU Twitter controversy, Kansas regents approve new policy for faculty use of social media

The Kansas Board of Regents on Wednesday approved its first-ever policy aimed at addressing the way faculty and staff at six state universities use social media.Establishing the policy was a direct result of controversy that erupted earlier this year when University of Kansas associate professor David Guth wrote on his personal Twitter account abou…
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In wake of KU Twitter controversy, Kansas regents approve new policy for faculty use of social media

The Kansas Board of Regents on Wednesday approved its first-ever policy aimed at addressing the way faculty and staff at six state universities use social media.Establishing the policy was a direct result of controversy that erupted earlier this year when University of Kansas associate professor David Guth wrote on his personal Twitter account abou…
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Super Bowl of Hypocrisy: NFL Ad Policy Stiff Arms Daniel Defense

Here at the NRA, we love football.  This is America, after all….
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Pennsylvania: Public input to be sought before adoption of state universities weapons policy


The board that governs the 14 Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education universities plans to seek public reaction to a proposed controversial policy dictating where concealed weapons can be carried on campuses over the next couple months.
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Hacktacular! Cory Booker’s imaginary friend inspires new BuzzFeed editorial policy

The exposé on Cory Booker’s imaginary thug pal T-Bone is a pretty big story. One that the super-hip and current BuzzFeed should totes be all over. Right?

Or maybe not so much:

Abortions Kill Babies, They’re Not Just a Policy Issue

The Daily Show’s John Oliver caught Secular Pro-Life’s attention because of an ignorant remark he made about a North Carolina Senate bill that addressed both abortion safety regulations and Sharia law. Oliver said, “Let me just understand this: You’re adding abortion restrictions to legislation banning the making of laws based upon religious belief. That’s like passing a bill banning high fructose corn syrup, and adding a provision naming the state animal the gummy bear!”

Chinese Scholar: One-Child Policy “Worse than Cultural Revolution”

Public policy researcher Wang Feng slammed the One-Child Policy at an academic conference in Beijing last month. Wang, who works for the Brookings Tsinghua Center for Public Policy Research, delivered his bold criticism in an interview with Chinese media outlet Sohu Finance.

“I believe history will judge the One-Child Policy as worse than the Cultural Revolution,” Wang said. “The Cultural Revolution only hurt Chinese people for a short time, but the One-Child Policy will influence more than one generation. We have only seen the beginning.”

Obama Admin Admits China’s One-Child Policy Ups Sex Trafficking, Won’t Condemn It

The US State Department this past week released its yearly, “Trafficking in Persons Report.” China received an automatic downgrade to the lowest ranking, Tier 3, for being a destination country for sex-trafficking.

The State Department acknowledged the one-child policy as the “key source of demand” for sex-trafficking and forced prostitution within the country, but remained silent regarding the abolition of the harmful policy in its list of policy recommendations for China.