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Watergate mastermind G. Gordon Liddy dies

by Kent Covington
Posted 3/31/21, 03:05 am

George Gordon Liddy, a central figure in the Watergate scandal, died Tuesday in Virginia. He was 90. His son, Thomas, confirmed his death was not related to COVID-19, but did not release any additional details.

What was his involvement in the scandal? A former FBI agent and Army veteran, Liddy served as the special assistant to Treasury in President Richard Nixon’s administration. He also led a team of operatives known as “the plumbers,” who were tasked with finding information leaks that could embarrass the administration.

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Immigration in flux

Immigration | Confusion reigns at the border as the Biden administration rolls out changes
by Harvest Prude
Posted 3/04/21, 04:13 pm

When President Joe Biden took initial steps to ease immigration restrictions, Frieda Adams described a “collective exhale” among ministries helping asylum-seekers and migrants along the U.S.-Mexico border in Las Cruces, N.M. Adams, a former Southern Baptist missionary of 20 years, organizes a coalition of churches and nongovernmental organizations in New Mexico that work with Border Patrol to care for migrants who have crossed the border and are released into the United States.

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Life under Biden

Politics | The Bible calls for faithful living even in tough conditions
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 2/11/21, 09:15 am

Joe Biden began his presidency with talk of “unity.” If by that he meant join us in tribalistic politics and aborting babies, of course we just say no. But if it means recognizing that all of us with contrasting worldviews live in the same country and hope to be at peace with each other, and that Christians should be faithful to Christ while seeking the welfare of the country where God has placed us (Jeremiah 29), we should go for that.

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