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The good guys win a couple

What do you know? The Johnson Amendment will remain in the tax code, and the parsonage exemption is out. First, the Johnson Amendment: A Democratic senator taking part in talks on the GOP tax package says a provision allowing churches … Continue reading

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About the Mueller smears

As the smears of Robert Mueller and the FBI intensify in order to manufacture an excuse for firing him and then claiming the institutions of governance are too corrupt to properly investigate Trump, it occurs to me that this dog-and-pony … Continue reading

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The Day of the Dispossessed

The bottom line here is straightforward: Neither the courts nor the press aregoing to be bullied into submission — and beyond them, neither will tensof millions of Americans be bullied into submission. It’s going to be ugly, for sure, but … Continue reading

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Factoid of the day

A very interesting piece of data from Alabama exit polls: While White women overall voted for Moore 63 to 34, when you break out evangelical vs non you get evangelical white women 76 – 22 Moore; non-evangelical white women 74 … Continue reading

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Back in the ol’ hometown, ctd

#BREAKING: Four @detroitpolice officers have struck plea deals related to an extortion scheme involving collision shops and insurance companies, according to federal court records https://t.co/7dYedZEdG2 https://t.co/6pI7tYQJfu — The Detroit News (@detroitnews) December 13, 2017

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