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Every day, Michael Smerconish personally selects twenty news links from disparate sources which are gathered and distributed as a daily newsletter. It’s Balance Delivered Daily.

December 3, 2022

New York Post

Musk Reveals Twitter Supression of Hunter Laptop Story

Twitter “just freelanced” its baseless decision to censor The Post’s bombshell Hunter Biden laptop scoop in the run up to the 2020 election — with top-level workers at the social media giant agreeing that controversial decision was “f–ked,” damning insider communications released by CEO Elon Musk Friday reveal.
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USA Today

Jerry Jones Responds to LeBron James Critique

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones responded to comments made by Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James after the four-time NBA MVP called out the media for not asking him about a photo of Jones looking over a crowd of white students trying to block Black students from going to school at Arkansas' North Little Rock High in 1957.
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The Hill

Test-Optional New Norm for College Admissions

In a post-COVID world, he said, test-optional means a college considers an application complete without test scores. It does not necessarily mean the application is on equal footing with the others. “Academic rigor is optional,” Applerouth said. “Submitting robust AP scores is optional.
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The Atlantic

Perfect Storm Brewing for GOP

The backlash against former President Donald Trump’s meeting with Nick Fuentes has compelled more Republican officeholders than at any point since the Charlottesville riot in 2017 to publicly condemn those extremist views.
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Gingrich 360

Newt: Quit Underestimating Biden

If Republicans are going to successfully work through the next two years in Congress – and win the presidency in 2024 – we need to look much more deeply at what worked and what did not work in 2020 and 2022.
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WRTV

Indiana AG Seeks to Discipline Abortion Doctor

Attorney General Todd Rokita wants the state Medical Licensing Board to punish Dr. Caitlin Bernard for telling a reporter about a 10-year-old rape victim from Ohio who traveled to Indiana for an abortion after the procedure was outlawed in her home state last summer.
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