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The ironies of illegal immigration

Opinion 01/10/19, 04:26

Estimates suggest that there are 11 million to 13 million Mexican citizens currently living in the United States illegally. Millions more emigrated previously and are now U.S. citizens. A recent poll revealed that one-third of Mexicans (34 percent) would like to emigrate to the United States. With Mexico having a population ...

Border wall first big government-funded infrastructure project Liberals don’t like

Opinion 01/09/19, 20:54

Profligate politicians have never met a multibillion-dollar infrastructure project they didn’t like—except when it comes to President Donald Trump’s border wall. Think about it. Boston’s Big Dig black hole, the nation’s most expensive highway project, burned through $25 billion and was plagued by deadly engineering incompetence, endless cost overruns, leaks, lawsuits, and ...

Nancy Pelosi wants to talk morality. Here are 3 questions she won’t answer

Opinion 01/08/19, 03:27

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has cited her moral values as reasons to oppose President Donald Trump’s planned border wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. Pelosi won’t fund a border wall because it would be “immoral” to do so, she has repeatedly asserted. Given Pelosi’s recent moral outspokenness, The DCNF reached out to her office with ...

Trump’s tax cuts have been a win for small business

Opinion 01/05/19, 17:32

As the co-owner of a rock climbing gym, Andrew Kratz is always reaching for even higher goals. This year he and his partners opened Triangle Rock Club’s fourth location, the first outside their home state of North Carolina, and announced plans for a fifth – an expansion that got off ...

The Left will make 2019 a dark year

Opinion 01/03/19, 09:32

I rarely make predictions–whether of election results or anything else. My policy has always been to say what I believe should be done, not what will be done. I am making an exception with regard to America in 2019. 2019 will be a dark year in America. Thanks to the left’s control of the House of Representatives ...

Liberals’ telling silence on the death of police officer Ronil Singh

Opinion 01/03/19, 08:36

In the still of the last night of 2018, the silence of California Democrats chilled the air and airwaves. Border wall opponent Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., tweeted three times between Christmas and New Year’s Eve bemoaning the plight of illegal immigrants and their children. But not a peep was heard from Harris ...

WH: President Trump is honoring his promise on Syria

Opinion 12/19/18, 22:44

Five years ago, ISIS was a powerful, destructive force in the Middle East. By late May 2015, the terrorist group would control half of Syria—including all of the country’s border crossings with Iraq. The American people were rightly worried. Then-candidate Donald J. Trump made them two solemn promises. The first was ...

Left embraces Trump’s ex-lawyer despite history of deception

Opinion 12/18/18, 20:43

The left has a new hero: former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen. In recent days, Democrat politicians and the media have latched onto Cohen, who has turned quickly into a harsh critic of President Donald Trump. Cohen recently pleaded guilty to committing campaign finance violations while working for Trump. After a federal judge sentenced him to ...

Just because we can create genetically modified babies doesn’t mean we should

Opinion 12/17/18, 16:44

Two remarkable things took place last month in the world of biotechnology: A Chinese doctor claimed to have created two genetically modified human embryos who were successfully nurtured to birth, and the worldwide scientific community roundly rejected this experiment as a violation of ethics. In turn, the Chinese government condemned the doctor and called for an immediate ...

The establishment’s full fury against Trump is now unleashed

Opinion 12/14/18, 19:14

Hell may have no fury like a woman scorned, but scorning the Washington establishment produces even greater anger. The establishment’s full fury has been unleashed against Donald Trump and is not about to subside until its goal is reached: the removal of the president from office, either through impeachment or defeat ...

James Comey continues to display his lack of credibility

Opinion 12/13/18, 06:45

Fired former FBI Director James Comey is at it again. Last week, Comey testified before members of the House Judiciary Committee and the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. In a single appearance, Comey, on 245 separate occasions, while under oath, stonewalled questions with “I don’t know,” “I don’t remember,” or ...

White House: ‘We need to know who is coming in and going out’

Opinion 12/13/18, 04:01

Yesterday’s tragic terror attack at a Christmas market in Strasbourg, France, reminds us that national security is nothing without border security. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo explained the stakes. “This is an enormous challenge. We have this problem in the United States as well,” he said. “Lots of folks that we’re ...

White House: Border security is national security

Opinion 12/12/18, 06:14

President Donald J. Trump and Vice President Mike Pence met with Democratic leaders Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) in the Oval Office, on 11 Dec. Their dialogue was constructive. The President and the Democrat leaders agreed to support the passage of historic criminal justice reform, and they ...

The hoax of ‘climate change’

Opinion 12/11/18, 10:48

Obama knows. John Kerry knows. And Al Gore, the man who has made an enormous amount of money perpetuating the biggest hoax foisted on the human race, knows. Human-inspired “climate change” is a ruse. It is all a control-grabbing, land-grabbing, money-grabbing hoax. For instance, Al Gore, the king of carbon credits, whose ...

Dukakis credits Bush with helping to end Cold War

Opinion 12/01/18, 14:11

Former Massachusetts Gov. Michael Dukakis, who lost to George H.R. Bush in the 1988 presidential election, said Saturday that his former political foe's legacy was his effort to help end the Cold War. "Obviously we disagreed pretty strongly on domestic policy and I wasn't thrilled with the kind of campaign he ...

A lesson in racial politics from Florida

Opinion 11/23/18, 09:39

Now that, finally, the elections in Florida have reached a conclusion, there are lessons worth learning. One is on the subject of race. There was a fateful anomaly in racial voting in the governor’s race between Democrat Andrew Gillum and Republican Rick DeSantis, now Florida’s governor-elect. Given that Gillum, formerly mayor of ...

New York Times shows their misunderstanding of China

Opinion 11/20/18, 08:44

Most Americans are innately offended by authoritarian regimes. But not The New York Times—the newspaper of record, once again, has painted a glorified picture of a communist dictatorship. The latest example is a series of interactive articles that praise and celebrate the rise of China. One piece was actually titled, “The ...