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What We’re Reading Today: Which Dem Campaign’s Whistleblower? Will Trump Cave On China? No Che T … And More

Some headlines that caught our eye …


Whistleblower Had ‘Professional Relationship With One Of The Democratic Candidates — Byron York, Wash Examiner

If House Impeaches, Senate Should Have Simple Vote To Dismiss — Jenny Beth Martin, USA Today

Some Libs Think Pelosi Limiting Impeachment To Ukraine Is Big Mistake — Kara Vought, Mother Jones

Trey Gowdy Joins Trump Legal Team — AP


Trump’s Style Is Defiance, But Will He Cave On A China Trade Deal? — Andrew Malcolm, McClatchy

World Econ Forum: And The World’s Most Competitive Country Is … Singapore AP

Election 2020

Where’s The Growth? — Steve Moore, Real Clear

Warren Fires Ex-Hillary, Doug Jones Aide For ‘Multiple’ ‘Inappropriate’ Acts — AP

Trump Gains With Independents Vs Biden, Warren — Julia Manchester, The Hill


Climate Demonstrators Block Woman From Late Mother’s Home — Reid Butler, Nine News Australia

Incoming Top EU Climate Official Pledges To Tax Polluting Imports — Jonas Ekblom, Reuters

Demonstrating All Over The World — Jeffrey Martin, Newsweek

Northern California Cutting 800,000 Homes’ Power To Prevent Fires — Dave Lee, BBC

The World

Trump Jeopardizing Victory Over ISIS, Betraying Kurds — Judith Miller, Fox

More Provocative Nuclear Advances From Iran — Behnam Ben Taleblu, The Hill

Fine Line U.S. Businesses Walk Doing Business With China — Mae Anderson, AP

U.S. Should Broker Better Relations Btw Turkey & Syrian Kurds — James Carafano, Fox

The EU Resistance Against Brexit — Haley Ott, CBS

Did Iran Bump into a Secret Mach 10 U.S. Spy Plane? — David Axe, National Interest

The Law

Kavanaugh Anti-Racism Statement During Oral Arguments – Ephrat Livni, Quartz

Napolitano: Supreme Court Abortion Bombshell Next Year — Julia Musto, Fox

The Left

Think Twice About Adding That Che T-Shirt To Your Christmas Giving — Lawrence Reed, FEE

Three Ways To Curb Leftist Power When Democrats Win Again — Scott Morefield, Town Hall

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