Federal Appeals Court deals latest blow to Obamacare with Halbig v. Sebelius decision
On Tuesday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit handed down its long awaited decision in Halbig v. Sebelius, which involved a group of small business owners who argued Obamacare – as it was written – authorizes subsidies only for people who buy insurance through state-run exchanges, not the federal government. In a 2-1 decision, the court sided with the business owners. Learn more about the ruling and get Glenn’s reaction HERE.
Rick Perry tired of Obama Administration’s ‘lip service,’ sends 1,000 National Guard troops to border
During an appearance on the Glenn Beck Program last week, Texas Governor Rick Perry (R) hinted he would not hesitate to send the National Guard troops to the southern border. On Monday, Perry announced he has grown tired of the “lip service” from the federal government and will be deploying 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border. This will supplement and support the state-funded border surge Perry already enacted that is costing some $1.3 billion a week. MORE
Will you be there?
There are only a few opportunities in life to make a real difference by standing up for what you believe. The next one is coming TONIGHT! Glenn and Fathom Events invite you to your local movie theatre to experience a live national night of action against Common Core. We Will Not Conform is a chance for anyone who’s tired of sitting idly by as the federal government continues its takeover of our schools to come together and do something about it. It’s not too late to get tickets! Learn more HERE.
Glenn’s heartfelt message to his wife and daughters: God created you the way you are
Glenn recently came across the music video of singer Colbie Caillat’s new song “Try,” which calls out the beauty and entertainment industries for their standards for women. On Tuesday, Glenn had a message for his wife Tania and three daughters: You are beautiful just the way you are. Watch the video and read Glenn’s note HERE.
There seems to be a terrible computer virus infecting the IRS
Former IRS official Lois Lerner is apparently not the only person to suffer an ill-fated hard drive crash at the tax collection agency. In fact, through new testimony we have learned just about everyone of note experienced some sort of crash that resulted in the loss of data. Furthermore, it remains to be seen if any of the data in question was actually backed up. Glenn reacted to the latest insanity on radio this morning. WATCH
VIDEO: From piles of discarded clothing to scorpions, see what it was really like on the bank of the Rio Grande River where Glenn traveled with Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) on Saturday. WATCH
From Area 51 to JFK, which conspiracy theories do you believe?
The results of a new Rasmussen Reports telephone survey were released on Monday, and it shows just how conspiratorial the American people have become. From September 11th to JFK, Area 51 to the moon landing, the findings of the survey are eye opening to say the least. On radio this morning, Glenn, Pat, and Stu ran through some of the more surprising results. Get all the details HERE.
How has Hamas gained favor in the media?
On Monday’s Glenn Beck Program, Glenn took an in-depth look at the media coverage of the Israel/Hamas conflict. The fighting has now raged for two weeks with no end in sight, and the American media has largely turned in to Hamas sympathizers. Glenn explained how the terrorist group has curried favor. WATCH
David Barton offers a step-by-step plan for how to get Common Core out of your state
On Tuesday, concerned Americans will gather in movie theaters across the country for We Will Not Conform – a night of action against Common Core. On radio this morning, David Barton joined Glenn to discuss his role in the event. David will be speaking with a panel of experts about the steps parents and teachers can take to begin repealing Common Core in their state. WATCH
Sad: Michigan prison trades orange jumpsuits for black and white stripes… because of Netflix
The traditional black and white stripes are making a comeback at a Michigan prison because the Netflix series Orange Is The New Black has made orange jumpsuits too “cool.” When a society glorifies what it used to abhor, it will fundamentally transform. But into what? That’s the question we need to be asking ourselves if this story becomes a trend. MORE
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- 6pm ET -Real News: The courts deal another huge blow to Obamacare with the Halbig v. Sebelius ruling. The panel also takes a look at the drug cartel and gang members who are entering the U.S. illegally.
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