Ted Cruz’s anti-Obamacare speech on the floor of the Senate
How long can he go? Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) has launched what he hopes to be a powerful filibuster against funding Obamacare. His stance has riled up both liberals and GOP progressives alike. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) recently referred to Sen. Cruz as a ‘wacko bird’ in an effort to discredit him. Get all the details HERE.
This week, For The Record takes an in-depth look at the Boston Marathon bombing
Could the Boston Marathon bombing have been prevented? Multiple agencies knew of the radicalization at the mosque the Tsarnaev brothers attended in Boston and were informed that it was a potential breeding ground for homegrown terrorists. Is this mosque radicalizing the moderate Muslim community in Boston? For The Record: System Failure: The Boston Bombing airs TOMORROW at 8:30pm ET only on TheBlaze. Not a subscriber? Start your 14-day free trial HERE.
UPDATE: Charges against Maryland dad dropped
Good news and bad news. The good news is all charges have been dropped against the Maryland dad who was arrested for asking questions about Common Core. The bad news? The damage has been done. The state is refusing to admit any wrongdoing in the incident, and on radio this morning, Glenn explained why the bullying tactics employed in this case mean trouble for anyone who disagrees with the government. MORE
Mitch McConnell says he will not support legislation defunding Obamacare
The establishment GOP is taking a stand. Unfortunately, it’s not the kind of stand you are hoping for. Instead of standing alongside Ted Cruz and his efforts to defund Obamacare, they are essentially standing with the Democrats. Glenn reacts on radio today. WATCH
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Ready to start a family book club?
It’s not enough to tell your kids that you don’t want them to play Grand Theft Auto V, you’ve got to replace it with something they’ll like even more. That’s where Michael Vey comes in. This series of books, about a teenager who was born with special electrical powers, has been turning families into Veyniacs for two years now. With the third book just released, now is the perfect time to get your family addicted to something that doesn’t involve drugs and gratuitous violence, but that your kids will still love. Get caught up with the first two books from Wal-Mart HERE. Then grab the brand new third book HERE.
Harry Reid: ‘Tea Party anarchists’ holding country hostage
Glenn is concerned that ‘something is wrong’ with Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) after his latest bizarre comments. In addition to referring to the Tea Party as ‘anarchists,’ Sen. Reid explained that even with his children and grandchildren out of the house, he and his wife still have to go grocery shopping. What’s wrong with Harry? MORE
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Nancy Pelosi: There is nothing left to cut in the budget
Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has always been a little off her rocker, but her recent comments to CNN’s Candy Crowley prove she downright delusional. After calling Republicans ‘anti-government ideologues’ looking to shut down the government, Pelosi declared there is simply nothing left to cut in the $4-trillion-a-year federal budget. Really, Nancy? On radio this morning, Pat & Stu read Glenn a laundry list of non-vital government programs that could most certainly be cut. WATCH
Shock comedy program targets Glenn Beck. Get the full story via TheBlaze HERE.
7th grader suspended for shooting an airsoft gun… at home!
A 12-year-old was suspended from school and is now facing expulsion for “possession, handling, and use of firearm.” The firearm in question? A $25 airsoft gun that Khalid Caraballo and his friend, Aidan, were playing with in Khalid’s front yard! Get Glenn’s reaction to the ludicrous story HERE.
Pursuit of the Truth narrows the competition down to six TOMORROW!
After hearing over one thousand ideas, the search for the next great storyteller continues as the judges pick 6 semi-finalists to move on to the next round of competition. Each will be given one thousand dollars to produce a 2-minute teaser for their documentary film, and a chance to fight their way into the final 3 spots of the competition. Will your favorite make the cut? Don’t miss Pursuit of the Truth tomorrow at 8pm ET only on TheBlaze. Miss the first two episodes? Get caught up by watching Pursuit of the Truth on demand HERE.
You won’t believe who stole this guy’s pro-gun signs
After the pro-Second Amendment sign on his front yard went missing several times, a fed-up New York man set up a hidden camera to catch the thief. What the man ultimately discovered is quite troubling. Get the full story via TheBlaze. Did you miss yesterday’s newsletter? Catch up on what you didn’t see HERE. Did Bill Gates admit the real purpose of Common Core? On radio this morning, Glenn dug up a piece of audio dating all the way back to the 2009 National Conference of State Legislators, where Common Core funder and advocate Bill Gates spoke candidly about the education system’s goals. In the wake of a growing number of alarming stories about Common Core, Gates’ remarks take on a frightening new meaning. Get the audio and Glenn’s reaction HERE. Want up to the minute news & analysis from TheBlaze? Connect with us on social media. FOLLOW TheBlaze on Twitter and LIKE TheBlaze on Facebook to get the latest news updates directly in your newsfeed. Glenn: Time to get out of the herd because you’re being led to the slaughter On Monday’s Glenn Beck Program, Glenn explained the transformation this nation has undergone. Just 12 years ago, in the aftermath of September 11th, Americans were inspired by the words “let’s roll.” Today, people seem to be willing to mosey along like cattle in a herd. The latest example? A Baltimore man was arrested for simply asking questions during a Common Core town hall meeting. Could using force and intimidation to suppress any dissenters be the latest step toward governmental control? WATCH Support Freedom of Speech with this NEW t-shirt from 1791! We believe in more voices, not less. Show you support free speech with the brand new ‘Freedom of Speech Since 1791’ t-shirt. The 100% made in America t-shirt from 1791 Supply and Co. is now available to order. Get your shirt today! Awww! George Soros got married! Everyone’s favorite progressive puppet master got married over the weekend! The 83-year-old investor/behind-the-scenes political manipulator married 43-year-old Tamiko Bolton at Soros’s Bedford, NY estate. The reception featured a hot air balloon made of flowers and was attended by three heads of state. What did Glenn think of the nuptials? WATCH Tonight’s primetime lineup on TheBlaze TV: