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Pro-life Americans might be surprised to learn that abortion providers' access to federal assistance goes beyond collecting money from Medicaid or other health care programs, and even touches the tax code. (Associated Press/File)

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Valerie and Bradford Richardson

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Illustration on the legal protections of employees who demonstrate on the job by Linas Garsys/The Washington Times

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Tax Cuts Growing the Economy Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

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The director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency Department says employees are suffering "battle fatigue" after a rash of hurricanes has taxed his staff. (Associated Press)

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Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., speaks at the Pennsylvania Machine Works, a family-owned pipe-fitting manufacturer, in Aston, Pa., Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017. Ryan pitched Republicans' new tax plan in Congress, telling the workers that lowering corporate taxes in America would make American corporations more competitive and able to ultimately draw more business, hire more people and raise wages. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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Royhingya refugees from Myanmar receiving food from Bangladeshi aid workers Associated Press photo

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Illustration on tech jobs and the future by Linas Garsys/The Washington Times

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A Buffalo Wild Wings franchise in Eastvale, California, has apologized after customers said an employee censored the national anthem during a football game on 9/11. (CBSLA)

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Three armed Taco Bell employees in Cleveland, Ohio, shot and killed an armed man during a robbery on Sept. 6, 2017. (Image: ABC-5 Cleveland screenshot)

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Baltimore Ravens legend Ray Lewis told Showtime's "Inside the NFL" on Sept. 5, 2017, that former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick lost a job because of a "racist" tweet by his girlfriend. Nessa Diab used her Twitter feed in August to liken Mr. Lewis and Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti to a slave and his master from the 2012 movie "Django Unchained."

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Samuel Gompers, William Taft and the Birth of the Labor Department Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

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Illustration on the loophole in the Hobbs act and its protection of Union thuggery by Linas Garsys/The Washington Times

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While a cholera outbreak rages in Yemen, half the country's health care facilities are out of service — including many that were bombed by the coalition. (Associated Press/File)

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The American Civil Liberties Union tweeted this photo Wednesday of a white baby holding a U.S. flag. (ACLU)

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Small- and medium-sized businesses make up 99 percent of all German enterprises and contribute 56 percent of the country's economic output, but college-educated young people are increasingly eschewing them in favor of big-city corporate jobs. (Associated Press)

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FILE - In this July 24, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump, accompanied by Vice President Mike Pence, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, and others, speaks about healthcare, in the Blue Room of the White House in Washington. A study by a nonpartisan group says the Trump administration’s own actions are triggering double-digit premium increases on individual health insurance policies purchased by millions of consumers. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

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Illustration on the coming crisis in U.S. health care by Linas Garsys/The Washington Times

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Congressional staffers attended a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing in 2013. Some staffers dismiss claims in the Congressional Management Foundation report. They say lazy cohorts don't make use of Congress' extraordinary resources and instead outsource research and decision-making to lobbyists. (Associated Press/File)

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FILE - This Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, file photo shows Google's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. Google’s new head of diversity has rejected an internal commentary from an employee who suggested women don’t get ahead in tech jobs because of biological differences. The dueling memos come as Silicon Valley grapples with accusations of sexism and discrimination and companies like Google, Facebook and Uber say they are trying to change. Google is also in the midst of a Department of Labor investigation into whether it pays women less than men. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)