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The National: Passengers to sue Boeing over Emirates crash at Dubai airport
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Passengers on an Emirates flight that crash landed in Dubai last year are suing the aircraft’s manufacturer, Boeing. A law suit filed in the United States on behalf of 15  people alleges the crash was caused by an issue with the aircraft’s design. An Emirati firefighter died when a fuel tank exploded, and 30 people […]

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The Peninsula: Qatar Airways recovery from siege in just 48 hours
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The increasing churn of the S&P 500 makes it clear: no company, however dominant, can be assured of retaining its market-leading position any longer. Increasing competition, disruptive innovation and the near-instant spread of negative press are all conspiring to shorten even the best businesses’ lifespans. Amid this volatility, the anchoring of a strong, trusted and […]

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The American Conservative: Sparks Fly Between U.S. Air Giants and Oil Rich Sheiks
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Action Items for this Week: September 4-8
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Action Items for this Week: September 4-8 WASHINGTON REPORT FOR 8/28/17 PDF Website Audio Facebook Live Session CALL TO ACTION We’re heading back to DC for a rally to remind Congress to keep its promises. This is an event you do not want to miss! RSVP for our September 23rd rally in Washington D.C. The […]

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Oil States Energy Services LLC v. Greene’s Energy Group, LLC
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Issue Whether inter partes review, an adversarial process used by the Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) to analyze the validity of existing patents, violates the Constitution by extinguishing private property rights through a non-Article III forum without a jury. Facts of the case During hydraulic fracturing (known as “fracking”) procedures, fluid is pumped into oil […]

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Mr. President, Do NOT Give Congress a $2 TRILLION Blank Check!
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With Congress returning to Washington next week after a month off, reports indicate that certain members of the Trump Administration want to raise the debt ceiling without passing critically necessary spending reforms or including items vital to our national security.  In fact, reports indicate the outlines of a deal already in the works: a $2 trillion increase […]

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As many as 200,000 deportation cases ‘administratively closed’ under the Obama administration
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The Obama administration ‘quietly’ closed as many as 200,000 deportation cases without action, allowing illegal immigrants to stay in the United States in violation of our immigration laws. The Trump administration is rescheduling cases and reversing the practice of administrative case closure, which the Obama Administration exploited to flout our laws. The Washington Examiner has […]

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Warrantless Location Tracking Imperils Right to Free Association
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Tea Party Patriots and four other organizations from across the ideological spectrum filed a brief Monday in support of the plaintiff in Carpenter v. United States, a case challenging warrantless collection of cell phone location data. While the basis of the challenge is the Fourth Amendment, the brief informs the Supreme Court that First Amendment associational rights are […]

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Here are the heroes of Houston
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Millions of Texans in the south-eastern region of the state have been horribly affected by Hurricane Harvey and the tremendous amount of flooding. While heavily affected areas had been evacuated, there were people who were unable to leave the areas in time when the storm hit. Here are the extraordinary heroes who stayed behind to […]

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HHS: Nearly 50% of U.S. Counties Only Have 1 Health Insurance Option Under ObamaCare
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ObamaCare is failing to deliver on one of the core promises made by the Obama Administration – choice between a wide variety of health insurance options. According to the Department of Health and Human Services, nearly 50% of U.S. counties have been reduced to just one option for health insurance under ObamaCare. The Washington Examiner […]

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Tea Party Patriots Weekly Report from Washington for 8/28/17
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CALENDAR: The House and Senate have both left for their August recess, and will not return until Tuesday, September 5. DEBT CEILING: Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has advised Congress that he will reach the limit of his ability to use what he calls “extraordinary measures” – what regular people call “smoke and mirrors” – to […]

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