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Blue Wave Busted as Left Makes Only Predicted Gains

The left fell short of their predicted “blue wave”, and the mainstream media was powerless in attempting to spin that reality.

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The time has come and gone, and the left are once again left with a only a little to show for all of their incessant grandstanding.

Historically speaking, what happened last night was both extraordinary and rather ordinary.  On the cutting edge of the 2018 midterms we saw a whole lot of firsts:  The first openly gay governor ever was elected in Colorado, and the youngest woman ever elected to congress were both offered jobs by the American people last night in a stunning sign of the times.

A slew of other unique candidates were on the ballots as well, making for one of the more diverse elections that our nation has ever endured.

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On the other hand, the way the cards fell politically was not that unusual at all.

In fact, when looking at historical trends for a President with an approval rating such as Trump’s currently stands, the gains made by democrats in the house was well-expected.  In fact, the possibility was so probable that Nancy Pelosi felt comfortable predicting it not once, but twice on the national stage.

So, while the democrats may be celebrating their victory in the House, little else went their way last night.

Now we prepare for a real battle in the Beltway.

 

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FDA Pushes Through Emergency Authorization For Hydroxychloroquine As Coronavirus Treatment

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It finally looks like there is a ray of hope in the fight against the coronavirus as the Food and Drug Administration has issued an emergency authorization this past weekend for the use of hydroxychloroquine as a treatment for the illness that is leaving a swath of devastation wherever it roams. This particular kind of medication is typically used in the treatment of malaria, but when it is paired with azithromycin, has not yet been proven to be effective against the illness in clinical trials, however, there are growing numbers of reports and small studies that indicate it is having a positive impact on those with severe cases. Check out more details from Breitbart: The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a statement on Sunday: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) to BARDA to allow hydroxychloroquine sulfate and chloroquine phosphate products donated to the Strategic National Stockpile (SNS) to be distributed and prescribed by doctors to hospitalized teen and adult patients with COVID-19, as appropriate, when a clinical trial is not available or feasible. HHS also noted that it had “accepted 30 million doses of hydroxychloroquine sulfate donated by Sandoz, the Novartis generics and biosimilars division, and one million doses of chloroquine phosphate donated by Bayer Pharmaceuticals, for possible use in treating patients hospitalized with COVID-19 or for use in clinical trials.” One of the biggest concerns about using this medication to treat this illness with hydroxychloroquine is that there may now be a massive increase in demand for the drug which could lead to a shortage in the supply. In order to curtail that problem, the HHS said, “Use of the donated medications is expected to help ease supply pressures for the drug, and the FDA is also working with…

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Maryland Becomes Latest State To Issue Stay-At-Home Order In Battle Against Coronavirus

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The battle against the coronavirus, an invisible invading force that has ravaged the globe making folks seriously ill and killing those most vulnerable to its effects, continues to rage across the United States and things are getting intense. Many states across the country have opted to put out stay-at-home orders in a bid to prevent the spread of the virus, resulting in many businesses being shut down and other measures that are guaranteed to have a deep economic impact on the local community and the country at large. The latest state to join in on employing these measures is Maryland. Here’s more on this from The Washington Examiner: Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan issued a stay-at-home order on Monday. “We have reached a critical turning point in the fight to stop the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic,” the Republican said during a news conference. “We are no longer asking or suggesting that Marylanders stay at home. We are directing them to do so.” “No Maryland resident should be leaving their home unless it is for an essential job or an essential reason,” Hogan said, adding that buying food and medical reasons are exempt. The state of Maryland seems to be taking the stay-at-home order to a brand new level, seeking to actually use legal action to help enforce it. Individuals who are caught breaking the order could receive a misdemeanor and be subject to a year in prison plus a $5,000 fine. The order goes into full effect Monday evening at 8 P.M. By the end of the day Monday half of the states in America will have one of these orders on the books including California, Alaska, Delaware, Colorado Connecticut, Ohio, Oregon, and many, many others. Some might think the idea of enforcing this kind of order with actual legal…

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