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100

We like to measure things in hundreds. A dollar is made up of 100 cents. A football field has 100 yards. There are 100 Senators. We mark major passages of time in centuries, and there are 100 years in a century.

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A Second Cuban Missile Crisis?

If a North Korean nuclear device detonated in Seattle, or San Francisco, or Los Angeles, temperatures at the blast site would reach tens of millions of degrees. Materials within close proximity of the blast (including human beings) would be vaporized virtually immediately.

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Facing off with China

Although it got overshadowed by the U.S. missile attack on Syria, the meeting between President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping last week is the most significant thing which has occurred thus far in the Trump Administration. And don’t underestimate the message that was sent when President Trump was able to meet with the leader of the world’s most populous nation, and our principal rival on the world scene on the one hand, and at the same time order a strike on a despot who targets innocent women and children with deadly weapons.

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Trump vs. The Freedom Caucus

Republicans are in perhaps the strongest position ever to deliver common sense conservative reforms to the American people. We have a Republican president, a Republican House, a Republican Senate, two-thirds of the governors, two-thirds of the state legislatures, and soon a more conservative Supreme Court.

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