Monday, June 27, 2016

United Way Affiliates Give $3 Million a Year to Planned Parenthood

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Good morning from Washington, where the Obama administration insists Americans should be able to purchase junk food with food stamps. Maine's governor argues that's nuts. Melissa Quinn has the latest. Did you know Planned Parenthood gets millions from United Way? Leah Jessen has numbers. One state gets serious about teaching America's founding documents. Faith Vander Voort reports. Plus: Diane Katz on Boeing's big sale to Iran, Mary Eberstadt on the left's dangerous language, and Stacey Dash on being a conservative in Hollywood. Oh, and it's Sunglasses Day.
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United Way Affiliates Give $3 Million a Year to Planned Parenthood


Among 76 United Way affiliates steering donations to the nation's largest abortion provider, chapters in Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin each gave over $170,000 in 2013 and 2014.
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Commentary

The Left Endangers the Rest of Us When It Uses Terms Like 'Haters' and 'Bigots'


"Social media and other denigrations of religious believers as 'haters' and 'bigots' and the rest by so-called watchdog groups roll on—exactly as if words mean nothing," Mary Eberstadt writes in an excerpt from her new book on religious freedom.
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Governor to Obama in Food Stamp Fight: 'Wake Up and Smell the Energy Drinks'


Maine Gov. Paul LePage, who doesn't want to allow food stamps to be used to buy junk food, tells President Obama's agriculture secretary that the administration is hypocritical about its commitment to nutrition and healthy eating.
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Commentary

Iran's Unfriendly Skies


With the blessing of the Obama administration, Boeing Co. has negotiated the sale of a fleet of new jets to the world's foremost state sponsor of terrorism.
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This New Law Ensures South Carolina Students Will Study the Founding Documents


"I think it's time we get back to the basics," state Rep. Chip Huggins says of his bill, which Gov. Nikki Haley signed into law.
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'Clueless' Star Stacey Dash Talks About Being Pro-Life and Pro-Gun in Hollywood


In an on-camera interview with Genevieve Wood, the actress talks about how her conservative beliefs come from a very personal place.
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