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Man Risks His Life to Save Fire Victims

As we watch and wait for news out of California, one incredible story of heroism has emerged from the wildfires.

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BOOM: Small Business Optimism Rides High Again

This is great news for women-owned businesses.

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Americans to Democrats: Leave Justice Brett Kavanaugh Alone

Poll: Half of American woman oppose the impeachment of Justice Kavanaugh.

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Think Tank Withdraws Human Rights Award Nomination for Women's March--Anti-Semitic Associations of Leaders Cited

Seems actress Alyssa Milano isn't the only one turned off by Women's March leaders' associations with the anti-Semitism of Nation of Islam Minister Louis Farrakahn.

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Becoming Michelle Obama

Unfortunately, one of the most admired women in the world shares some unbecoming thoughts, including on women who didn't vote for Hillary Clinton.

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The Terrible Human Costs of "Free" Health Care

It's not free and it won't provide adequate health care.

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Distortions on Pre-existing Conditions Helped House Change Hands

So why were the Affordable Care Act pre-existing conditions rules seemingly popular? It might be the way the pollsters posed the questions.

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OpEd

Why so busy? Our flawed college system takes toll on families years before tuition is due

Via USA Today

by Carrie L. Lukas

Families jam their schedules and fret over finances to prepare their kids for college. But all this craziness comes at a cost to parents and children...

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Who's left out of Medicare price negotiations? The patient

Via Washington Examiner

by Hadley Heath

President Trump recently announced his administration would pursue a pilot program in Medicare to set drug prices at an International Pricing Index, meaning that for half of seniors insured by Medicare, foreign prices will be used as a benchmark for what the government will pay on their behalf...

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Midterms Bring Big, But Expected, Changes to Washington

Via The Daily Caller

by Hadley Heath

The 2018 midterm election results are in. Here’s the good, the bad, and the ugly...

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Mom 'Regrets' Adopting Girls from Communist China Because Trump is More Authoritarian

Via The Federalist

by Kelsey Harkness

I pray that Lisa Milbrand comes to realize that, had she been marching in the streets of Beijing to protest the country’s communist ties, she’d likely be detained in a re-education camp...

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By Excluding Them, Marie Claire Reminds Conservative Women Why They Should Vote

Via The Daily Signal

by Kelsey Harkness

The exclusion of conservative women from the pages of glossy women’s magazines is nothing new...

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TV

Drama Counting Votes Following the Close Midterm Races• Cavuto Live

Americans Want Both Parties to Find Common Ground After Midterms • Cavuto Live

White House Media is There to Ask Questions Not Debate the President • Fox & Friends

Radio

Sara Carter Describes Scenes from the Caravan • USA Radio News • Listen >>>

Analysis of the Khashoggi affair • Secure Freedom Radio • Listen >>>

Carrie Lukas, President of the Independent Women's Forum • Americhicks • Listen >>>

Mentions

More Women in Congress, But Was It a Pink Wave?

Via Real Clear Politics

by Carrie L. Lukas

The 2018 election season was billed as the Year of the Woman, but was there a “pink wave” to match the hype?

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Will the power shift in Washington give Democrats and Trump a chance to perfect the art of the deal?

Via The Washington Post

by Carrie L. Lukas

Now that Democrats have taken control of the House, President Trump must show whether he can make good on his long-standing boast that he has perfected “the art of the deal” — this time with the opposition party that he has spent the last two years denigrating...

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When Asking '50 Influential Women' Why They’re Voting, Marie Claire Shuns Conservative Voices

Via The Daily Wire

by Carrie L. Lukas

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