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What We’re Reading: Happy 4th!, (More) Biden Scandals, France Falls Apart . . . And More

Headlines and issues that caught our eye.

Fourth Of July, 2023, America’s 247th Birthday

Poll: Majority of Americans Say July 4 Is Among ‘Most Important Holidays’ — Breitbart

Thank You, America — Alan Joseph Bauer, Townhall

What the Declaration of Independence Said and Meant — The Volokh Conspiracy

Yes, Virginia, America Really Is a Good Country — Real Clear Politics

It’s Independence Day, Not July 4th — Rick Manning, Daily Torch

Fourth of July cookout costs 15% more since Biden took office — Just The News

As Biden Family Scandal Explodes, Big Media Go Silent

Hunter Biden Prosecutor Has Staggering Conflict of Interest — Red State

Hunter Biden and the Media’s Terms of Evasion — Wall Street Journal

Hunter Biden selfied himself smoking crack while driving at 172mph in his Porsche going to a days-long Vegas bender with prostitutes — UK Daily Mail

IRS Threatens Hunter Biden Whistleblowers — Twitter

Hunter prosecutor: IRS whistleblower is … telling the truth? — Hot Air

U.S. Attorney David Weiss’ Response to Jim Jordan Is the Definition of a ‘Friday News Dump’ — Townhall

Are the Bidens a Crime Family? — American Spectator

The Bidens’ Existential Threats to the American Rule of Law — American Greatness

Bidenomics In Action

Biden bummer: Confidence in America dragged to ‘lowest’ point — Washington Examiner

U.S. manufacturing activity hits record low in June —

The shoplifting epidemic taking over America with a $100B annual price tag — New York Post

‘Bidenomics’ leaves Americans behind with permanently higher prices, interest rates and a lower standard of living — Daily Torch

Labor Market Headfake? Key Report Could Be Overestimating Job Growth — Wall Street Journal

Corporate America, Good And Bad

Apple becomes first U.S. company to reach $3 trillion market cap — CNBC

‘Bud Light is mocked over new ad featuring football star and men grunting in bid to reverse $20b Dylan Mulvaney disaster — UK Daily Mail

Tesla delivered a record number of cars last quarter, beating expectations — CNN

France’s Self-Made Nightmare

In Remarkable Statement, French Police Unions Condemn ‘Savage Hordes;’ Say France is in a Civil War — American Greatness

1,000 Buildings Burnt, 5,600 Vehicles Destroyed, 3,300 Arrests in First Week of France Riots — Breitbart

The French Riots: What Happened? — Powerline

France Has Fallen: Mob Torch Mayor’s Home, Wife and Kids Injured Escaping — Gateway Pundit

The French Summer of Rage — Les Incompétents — Patriot Post

Climate Issue: It Just Won’t Go Away

The Entire Wind Energy Industry Could Be Facing Serious Problems — Daily Caller

Global Warming Madness: White House Considers Blocking Sun To Cool The Planet — Powerline

There Is No ‘Energy Transition’ — Robert Bryce Substack

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