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    Leave and Learn: Senate Heads Home to Regroup
    August 04, 2017

    The Senate only had one working day left -- and they made the most of it. After months of sandbagging President Trump's nominees, Democrats finally agreed to cooperate on an up-or-down vote for dozens of appointees. ... (more)

    Military Weighs Battle Plan for Trans Change
    August 04, 2017

    Unlike the rest of Washington, the Pentagon doesn't take a break. And while the House and Senate enjoy some R&R, America's military leaders will be hard at work – in part, on the president's new transgender policy. After the tweets heard 'round the world, there's been a lot of discussion about how the branches will move forward.  ... (more)

    Privacy Bill Gets the Blessing of Local Pastors
    August 04, 2017

    The hot summer is getting even hotter in Austin, where voters are ramping up the pressure on the state legislature to finish the job it started on privacy. Yesterday, a group of faith leaders descended on the Texas Capitol to rally for the bill that would stop liberals from flinging open the locker, shower, and bathroom doors to people of both genders. ... (more)

    Dems Invite Lifers to the Party
    August 03, 2017

    When the GOP stumbled on its biggest priority of the year, most people thought they'd handed the Left a huge political opportunity. Unfortunately for Democrats, they're too busy fighting over abortion to seize it. While the Republicans walk a rocky road after the health care collapse, it's not exactly a picnic at the DNC, where a civil war is brewing over the party's decision to back 2018 ... (more)

    The Perfect Pair of Genes?
    August 03, 2017

    Nobody's perfect -- but scientists are working on it. For the first time on U.S. soil, a team of researchers announced that it had successfully "edited" the DNA of a human embryo to fix a genetic heart problem. Although the scientists are insisting the tests are very basic, the ethics surrounding them are anything but.  ... (more)

    Princeton Tests the Gender Limits
    August 03, 2017

    Things seem to be going off the rails at Princeton University lately. The venerable Ivy League university founded in the 1740s to train Presbyterian ministers seems to have a growing social disconnect in all things pertaining to biological sex differences and any related topic. ... (more)

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