The nation isn't nearly as divided on THIS issue as the media wants you to believe

Facts don’t lie. Polls and surveys, if conducted properly, reveal the truth. Obviously, researchers can manipulate the quantitative methods used for many studies --- a practice that happens far more often in academia than we realize. But, for the most part, the numbers don’t lie.

A poll conducted by Reuters and Ipsos, the global market research and consulting firm, has revealed that nearly 60 percent of the 1,516 adults interviewed between April 15-19 support the recent deployment of the National Guard to the US-Mexico border.

55 percent of US adults consider the deployment of National Guard to the border as effective in the short term, while just less than half consider it effective in the long term.

If you’ve been listening to the mainstream media, this number is dauntingly off kilter. As they portray it, the only people who support having the National Guard at the border are extremists. Well, maybe people --- honest, good-hearted Americans --- are tired of being labeled extremists. Maybe the recent narrative of multiculturalism at all costs has gotten old. Maybe the mainstream media has ignored honest Americans for too long.

You’re not alone.

It’s a shame that it would take an English news agency to reveal such a glaring, yet subtle, confirmation of leftist media bias, but at this point, it’s easier to find the few instances of factual, unbiased reporting than it is to point out the glaring examples of leftist media framing, priming and agenda-setting.

The message is resounding: You’re not alone, American, you’re not alone.

Sen. Ted Cruz: NOBODY should be afraid of Trump's Supreme Court justice pick

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Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Wednesday to weigh in on President Donald Trump's potential Supreme Court nominees and talk about his timely new book, "One Vote Away: How a Single Supreme Court Seat Can Change History."

Sen. Cruz argued that, while Congressional Democrats are outraged over President Trump's chance at a third court appointment, no one on either side should be afraid of a Supreme Court justice being appointed if it's done according to the founding documents. That's why it's crucial that the GOP fills the vacant seat with a true constitutionalist.

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Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) joined Glenn Beck on the radio program Wednesday to talk about why he believes President Donald Trump will nominate Judge Amy Coney Barrett to fill the Supreme Court vacancy created by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death.

Lee, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee that will consider and vote on the nominee, also weighed in on another Supreme Court contender: Judge Barbara Lagoa. Lee said he would not be comfortable confirming Lagoa without learning more about her history as it pertains to upholding the U.S. Constitution.

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This week on the Glenn Beck Podcast, Glenn spoke with Vox co-founder Matthew Yglesias about his new book, "One Billion Americans: The Case for Thinking Bigger."

Matthew and Glenn agree that, while conservatives and liberals may disagree on a lot, we're not as far apart as some make it seem. If we truly want America to continue doing great things, we must spend less time fighting amongst ourselves.

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'A convenient boogeyman for misinformation artists': Why is the New York Times defending George Soros?

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On the "Glenn Beck Radio Program" Tuesday, Glenn discussed the details of a recent New York Times article that claims left-wing billionaire financier George Soros "has become a convenient boogeyman for misinformation artists who have falsely claimed that he funds spontaneous Black Lives Matter protests as well as antifa, the decentralized and largely online, far-left activist network that opposes President Trump."

The Times article followed last week's bizarre Fox News segment in which former House Speaker Newt Gingrich appeared to be censored for criticizing Soros (read more here). The article also labeled Glenn a "conspiracy theorist" for his tweet supporting Gingrich.

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