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October 2018 Eagle Forum Report
October 2018 Eagle Forum Report



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Not in this ERA Not in this ERAOctober 18, 2018 Advocating for the so-called Equal Rights Amendment, a recent letter to the editor noted that in the 1970s, “Phyllis Schlafly led a bogus, fear based campaign against ratification, predicting that terrible things would happen to women’s rights as a result.” The author goes on to state, “History has proved her wrong.” because “our society has come a long way in terms of advancing equal rights for women.” Exactly. We didn’t need an Equal Rights ...

The Failed Budget Continues to Move The Failed Budget Continues to MoveCAPITOL HILL REPORT The Failed Budget Continues to Move September 21, 2018 While everyone is distracted by the Democrat obstruction of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, the Senate has passed a spending bill strangely similar to the last Omnibus, but by another name. Leadership is calling this bill a “minibus” with a continuing resolution (CR) attached. The minibus includes bills to fund Labor, Health and Human Services, the Department of Defense, the Department of Education. The CR would ...

Medicare for All Means Freedom for None Medicare for All Means Freedom for NoneCAPITOL HILL REPORT Medicare for All Means Freedom for None September 16, 2018 Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT) introduced his Medicare for All Act (S. 1804) last year, but Democrat campaigns have recently ramped up support for it. This single-payer healthcare system idea is hitting a note with the public. A Reuters-Ipsos survey found that 70% of Americans support a Medicare for all policy. Of this percentage, 85% were Democrats while 52% were Republicans. These numbers are extremely troubling ...