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Jim Acosta Makes the Case For the Wall

By Jordan Sekulow1547240101804

Walls are about letting good people in, and keeping bad people out. Illustrating this point yesterday, CNN’s Jim Acosta reported that steel barriers work to keep borders safe and peaceful. Today on the show, we discussed how CNN correspondent Jim Acosta – a notoriously vocal critic of the President...

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JSL: President Trump on Emergency at the Border

By Jay Sekulow1547068440582

“How much more American blood must we shed before Congress does its job?” That was the question President Trump posed to the American people last night. Today on the show, we discussed the President’s address to the nation last night. The President laid out the case from the Oval Office for taking...

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Radio Recap: President to Address Nation

By Jay Sekulow1546993296873

The President tried to present his case for increased border security to Congress, and the Left refused to listen. Tonight, President Trump is speaking directly to the American people. On today’s broadcast, we discussed the President’s planned address tonight where he’ll be discussing the state of...

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JSL: Will the President Declare a National Emergency

By Jay Sekulow1546893326379

Is the refusal of Congress to fund necessary protection along our southern border cause for declaring a national emergency and using Department of Defense dollars for border security? We think so, and so does the President. On today’s broadcast, we discussed President Trump’s threat to “declare a...

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JSL: Situation Room Briefing on Border Security

By Jordan Sekulow1546460808505

Can congress send something to the President that he is willing to sign and end this government shutdown? Do you think he should sign anything that does not result in fully funding the wall along our southern border? Today on the show, we discussed President Trump’s invitation to members of the...

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Radio Recap: 5th Day of Government Shutdown

By Jay Sekulow1545856656260

We are in Day 5 of the government shutdown, with no end currently in sight. Today on the broadcast, we discussed President Trump’s continued fight to get the necessary funding for border security along our southern border. The Left, which once supported tightening up our borders, have dug their...

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5 Reasons Why the Border Wall IS a Moral Issue

By Wesley Smith1545341613959

In a recent interview, Nancy Pelosi, the presumptive incoming Speaker of the House, called the concept of a border wall immoral . Calling the wall expensive and ineffective, she doubled down on the subject, elevating opposition to the proposed wall to the level of existential right and wrong, a...

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Victory: Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility Remains Open

By ACLJ.org1545236285476

This is the latest installment in a year-end series looking back at some of the numerous victories by the ACLJ in 2018. The ACLJ has been at the forefront of advocating for policies to ensure our national security, defeat terrorists, and expose those who put our nation at risk. After the Obama...

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Secure the Border. Build the Wall.

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Our national security is at risk. It’s time to build the wall. There is a battle raging right now on Capitol Hill. The Left is refusing to fully fund the wall. This is not only absurd, it’s...

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America Withdraws the Disastrous Iran Nuclear Deal

By ACLJ.org1544024152532

This is the latest installment in a year-end series looking back at some of the numerous victories by the ACLJ in 2018. After years of tirelessly advocating for a withdrawal from the Iran Nuclear Deal – a deal the ACLJ outlined from the start would be a disaster – we saw massive steps forward this...

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Protecting the Safety and Security of Our Nation

By ACLJ.org1543431600000

This is the latest installment in a year-end series looking back at some of the numerous victories by the ACLJ in 2018. It was a case that reached all the way to the Supreme Court and eventually helped ensure that American’s could be protected from dangerous terrorists seeking to infiltrate and...

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Defending the Rule of Law Requires Border Security

By Harry G. Hutchison1543422440594

Border security has assumed center stage in the wake of hundreds of Central American migrants overwhelming federal and local Mexican police in Tijuana, and storming the United States border at San Ysidro port of entry near San Diego, California as part of an effort to force their way in the U.S. At...

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New Sanctions on Iran: What You Need to Know

By Wesley Smith1541604129950

On May 8th of this year, President Trump announced the U.S. withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), or the Iran Nuclear Deal. The President took this action as the flawed agreement only postponed—it did not stop—Iran’s development of a nuclear weapon. It also did not address...

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Why Border Security Matters

By Wesley Smith1536242400000

Who would have thought just a few short years ago that both Democrats and Republicans, who saw securing our southern border as an important issue and a point of agreement between the two parties, would be in a political battle over the matter? As the President and GOP members of Congress call for...

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“Tremendous Victory” in Supreme Court

By Jay Sekulow1530033954914

Today, the Supreme Court issued a 5-4 decision upholding the constitutionality of President Trump’s national security Proclamation that imposed immigration restrictions on nationals from certain countries that failed to comply with necessary security criteria. The decision by the Supreme Court...

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Victory: National Security Proclamation Upheld

By Edward White1530033944948

The Supreme Court of the United States today upheld President Trump’s National Security Proclamation and reversed the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal’s contrary decision. The Proclamation, issued this past September, fulfilled the promise of President Trump’s March 6, 2017 National Security Executive...

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What You Need to Know About the North Korea Agreement

By Wesley Smith1528920513933

The historic five-hour meeting between President Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un ended with a signed agreement between the two leaders. It is not a treaty, as it does not contain any details as to implementation or a way forward in order to bring about the general goals in the signed agreement.

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The Complicated Hope of a Deal with North Korea

By Wesley Smith1528212074714

As the planned summit between the United States and North Korea was on, then off, and now on again, President Trump acknowledged that the phased dismantling of North Korea’s nuclear weapons program was a possibility. Many in the media latched onto this as a reversal of the President’s pledge that...

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Oral Argument in National Security Proclamation Case

By Edward White1525460400000

Last week, the Supreme Court of the United States heard oral arguments concerning the legality of President Trump’s National Security Proclamation . The Proclamation, issued in September, fulfilled the promise of President Trump’s March 6, 2017 National Security Executive Order. The March 6th...

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What We Need to Know About Negotiations with North Korea

By Wesley Smith1524153390228

It was revealed this week that CIA Director (and Secretary of State nominee) Mike Pompeo traveled Easter Weekend for personal talks with Kim Jong Un, the leader of North Korea. It was a surprising development, which comes as the United States and North Korea lay the groundwork for direct talks...

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