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Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform, said Thursday during a debate that former Sen. Rick Santorum is the strongest advocate for strict immigration in the GOP's possible presidential candidate pool. (Associated Press)

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Radio and television personality Glenn Beck took anti-tax activist Grovery Norquist to task for the latter's supposed ties to a group that fronted for the Muslim Brotherhood, members of which have gone on to support terrorist actions. Mr. Norquist denies such associations. (Associated Press)

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FILE — In this Feb. 11, 2012 fie photo, anti-tax activist Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform, addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington. For decades, Norquist vowed to drive Republicans out of office if they didnt pledge to oppose tax increases. Many signed on, but now, several senior Republican lawmakers are breaking ranks, willing to consider raising more money through taxes as part of a deal with Democrats and the White House to avoid a catastrophic budget meltdown. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, file)

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National Edition Opinion cover for March 27, 2015 - The Obamacare death spiral may have already begun (Illustration by Greg Groesch for The Washington Times)

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Seven pro-life activists were reportedly arrested by U.S. Capitol police on Wednesday after staging a prayer protest outside the office of House Speaker John Boehner. (MRCTV)

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FILE - In this March 17, 2015, file photo, House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Officials say House Republicans deepened recommended budget savings from the government’s chief health care program for the poor by about $140 billion in recent weeks to offset part of the cost of higher payments to doctors who treat Medicare patients. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)

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Sen. Charles Schumer, New York Democrat said of the Medicare language, "is it as severe as the provision in the trafficking bill? No, so we'll see where we come out." The Medicare bill would repeal an outdated budget tool that Congress overrides each year, anyway, through a so-called "doc fix," even when the formula calls for a cut to doctors' pay. (Associated Press)

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This image from video shows Allyson Robinson, policy director for an association of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender military personnel called Service members, Partners, and Allies for Respect and Tolerance for All, or SPARTA, during an interview with The Associated Press on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, in Washington. U.S. officials say Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has gotten pushback from senior military leaders on whether the Pentagon should lift its ban on transgender people serving in the armed forces. (AP Photo/Bill Gorman)

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Michigan filmmaker Amy S. Weber in the director's seat of her latest project, "A Girl Like Her." Ms. Weber hopes to change the conversation about bullying by focusing not on superior force but rather on love.

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Kathy Motlagh (left) and her sister Sara Motlagh have founded ThinkVirtues Inc., an Illinois company aimed at teaching children virtues as a way to encourage good citizenship and fight bullying. (Image courtesy of ThinkVirtues Inc.)

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Under pressure from pro-choice groups, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid is balking at pro-life language designed to keep federal funds from paying for abortions in both bills, known as the Hyde amendment. (Associated Press)

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Grover Norquist, founder of Americans for Tax Reform, will have a spirited discussion with Federation for American Immigration president Dan Stein later this week. The topic: immigration. (Associated Press)

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Polls show Sen. Ted Cruz is running toward the back of the pack for the 2016 Republican nomination and has work to do to attract fellow Hispanics. (Associated Press)

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Area residents look on as protesters march outside the family home of one of the former University of Oklahoma Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity members caught on video chanting a racist song. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

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African-Americans picket in front of the F.W. Woolworth store in protest against the chain's policy of segregating its lunch counters in the south, in Atlantic City, N.J, March 19, 1960. (AP Photo)

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FILE - In this Jan. 17, 2015 file photo, comedian Bill Cosby salutes the crowd as he begins a performance at the Buell Theater in Denver. Three women who allege Bill Cosby sexually assaulted them decades ago say in a court filing that he doesn't have a right to lie and hide behind the statements of his representatives to have their defamation lawsuit dismissed. Lawyers for the women intend to file a motion to obtain documents from a 2005 lawsuit against Cosby arising from a sexual assault allegation because they believe the documents "will contradict assertions in defendant Cosby's motion to dismiss." (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)

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Former Massachusetts Rep. Barney Frank on Sunday called potential Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson "abysmally ignorant" for his views on homosexuality. (YouTube/CNN)

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FILE - In this Aug. 1, 2013, file photo, Debra Jean Milke listens to a judge during a hearing at Maricopa County Superior Court in Phoenix. A judge on Monday, March 23, 2015, dismissed the murder case against Milke, who spent more than 20 years on death row in the 1989 killing of her 4-year-old son. Judge Rosa Mroz ended the case after prosecutors lost their last appeal last week. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, Pool, File)

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An activist lawyer has claimed responsibility for placing stickers that read "exclusively for white people" on several East Austin businesses in a controversial effort to shed light on gentrification. (KVUE)

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Former Bob Jones University President Bob Jones III is apologizing after nearly 2,000 people signed a petition demanding he take responsibility for anti-gay statements he made more than three decades ago. (YouTube/Faith for the Family)