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Jim Geraghty

Authenticity Woods, Virginia.
Senior Political Correspondent — National Review

NR senior political correspondent by day, dad by day and night.

The New Trump Policy: ‘No Amnesty, As Such, But We Work With Them’ | National Review

nationalreview.com — A gloat-heavy edition of the Morning Jolt: The New Trump Policy: 'No Amnesty, As Such, But We Work With Them' Ladies and gentlemen, meet the Republican nominee who's now telling us he's going to allow certain illegal immigrants to stay in the country. "There's no amnesty, as such, there's no amnesty, but we work with them...

Hillary Clinton’s ‘Fight Song’ Doesn’t Suit Her | National Review

nationalreview.com — Yahoo News informs us that Rachel Platten's "Fight Song," the tune adopted as the campaign theme for Hillary Clinton, "inspires hatred from some outsiders, but some Clinton campaign staffers insist they've grown to love it." "'Fight Song' is an anthem. 'Fight Song' is a way of f***ing life," one staffer is quoted as saying.

Trump's Incoherence Keeps Botching Winning Arguments | National Review

nationalreview.com — America could use a substantive debate about the way police pursue their duties, charges of racial profiling, training, the culture within police forces, and how the media cover racially-charged accusations of abuse.

When Those Health Industry Villains Are Just Part of the Family | National Review

nationalreview.com — From the midweek edition of the Morning Jolt: When Those Health Industry Villains Are Just Part of the Family For once, the Democratic complaints about greedy health care company executives don't seem exaggerated... The pharmaceutical CEO whose company raised the price of EpiPens by more than 400% was rewarded with a 671% raise.

Those Wacky, Carbon-Tax-Backing, ‘Guns-Are-WMDs’ Libertarians | National Review

nationalreview.com — Gary Johnson, speaking with the editorial board of the Los Angeles Times earlier this month: I'm open also to the notion of a carbon tax. That it does have an impact, that it ends up being revenue-neutral. I'm not looking at this as a revenue generator, as much as there are costs associated with, there are health and safety issues with carbon.

Trump: ‘Obama Got Tremendous Numbers of People Out of the Country.’ | National Review

nationalreview.com — From the Tuesday Morning Jolt: Trump: 'Obama Got Tremendous Numbers of People Out of the Country.' Meet Donald Trump's new immigration stance, which is to... praise how tough President Obama has been on deportations. Huh? What? "We're going to obey the existing laws. Now, the existing laws are very strong.

Clinton Foundation & Foreign Governments: An Appearance of Corruption | National Review

nationalreview.com — Do you ever feel like all of Washington's regulatory, ethics, and law-enforcement agencies looked at Bill and Hillary Clinton and shrugged, "Eh, they're the Clintons, they're going to get away with it anyway"?

Donald Trump's Media Coverage Means Hillary Clinton Can Lay Low

nationalreview.com — Michael Wolff, a longtime analyst of the media industry, writes in USA Today: Since the conventions, as [Donald Trump's] daily obnoxiousness and varied offenses against good politics continue, let me spitball that he gets 90 percent of the coverage to [Hillary Clinton's] 10 percent.

Internet Trolls Can Be Avoided

nationalreview.com — This week, Time magazine's cover warned that, "We're losing the Internet to a culture of hate." The lengthy piece, by Joel Stein, profiles Jeffrey Marty, 40-year-old dad and lawyer who lives outside Tampa, who runs the Twitter account of the fictional Congressman Steve Smith, a Tea Party Republican representing nonexistent Georgia's 15th District.

Conway: Trump 'Doesn't Hurl Personal Insults.' | National Review

nationalreview.com — One of Donald Trump's amazing abilities is his power to somehow compel previously reasonably-clear-thinking surrogates to go out and say the most ridiculous things. Yesterday Kellyanne Conway said, "he doesn't hurl personal insults." This is like saying, "he doesn't have a distinctive haircut" or "he doesn't put his name on buildings."
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Aug 25, 2016

Tech permitting, I'll do a Facebook Live on the topsy-turvy inverted flip-flop double twisting race at 3 pm EST.  http://bit.ly/2bJ405Z 

Aug 25, 2016

RT @DLin71: [Debate] TRUMP: Keep out Mexicans! *Runs to other lectern* But some can stay *Runs back* They’re rapists! *Runs again* But if they pay taxes

Aug 25, 2016

RT @ElectProject: Possible we will see an unusually higher usage of early voting as people just want the election to be over  https://twitter.com/gercohen/status/768840209131773952 

Aug 25, 2016

I don't think Hillary Clinton is a bigot. I think she's equally arrogant and dishonest to people of all races, creeds, and colors.

Aug 25, 2016

RT @EdMorrissey: Just a reminder that @davidsirota & colleagues have done solid reporting on the State-Clinton Foundation nexus. https://t…

Aug 25, 2016

RT @SaraMurray: Last night word was immigration speech Weds. Then Trump spox said no. Then Trump said speech will be in a week or so  https://twitter.com/acosta/status/768809197614010368 

Aug 25, 2016

RT @hipEchik: "This is kind of an anti reality campaign" says @jimgeraghty on amnesty loving, open borders, flip flopping @realDonaldTrump

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