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Mormon Church Drops Boy Scout Programs Over LGBT Inclusivity

Mormon Church Drops Boy Scout Programs Over LGBT Inclusivity

Kirk estimated that next year the Snake River Council Boy Scouts of America will have more than 3,800 boys and young men left in their programs. Clarke Farrer, the Grand Teton Council's Scout executive, said he does not believe the Mormon church's decision will spell doom for the council or the Boy Scouts of America.



Trump's Voter Fraud Commission

The White House said the president's "Advisory Commission on Election Integrity" would examine allegations of improper voting and fraudulent voter registration in states and across the nation. Trump has repeatedly said that her higher total was the result of voter fraud, particularly by undocumented immigrants who aren't eligible to cast ballots.



Clapper: US govt 'under assault' by Trump after Comey firing

He also added that "our institutions are under assault internally". "Internally from the president?" "Exactly", said Clapper. "I think the Founding Fathers, in their genius, created a system of three coequal branches of government and a built-in system of checks and balances.


Executive Order Will Not Affect LDS Church Political Neutrality

Executive Order Will Not Affect LDS Church Political Neutrality

Repealing it would require action in Congress. For all the scare quoting that goes on when liberal outlets and pundits discuss conscience rights in the United States, today's order actually has earned its scare quotes. ACLU had earlier indicated that it would sue if the president signed an order "that allow religion to be used as an excuse to discriminate", ending its tweet with #SeeYouInCourtAgain.


GOP-aligned group buys ad time for health bill

GOP-aligned group buys ad time for health bill

Republican Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), said Sunday that the Senate will wait for a new score from the Congressional Budget Office before proceeding with a vote. "This was not great, and it will go to the Senate", he said. On Sunday, he urged Republican senators to not fail the American people. In his Twitter comment, Trump contended, "ObamaCare premiums and deductibles are way up - it was a lie and it is dead!" The House would end the extra federal money states get for new beneficiaries under ...