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November 19, 2014
ANDREW C. MCCARTHY — Whether your metric is the use of the executive branch's awesome investigative and prosecutorial powers to punish the administration critics, the stonewalling and misleading of congressional investigations, or the racially discriminatory enforcement of civil rights laws in violation of the Constitution's equal-protection principles, the Obama Justice Department is the most politicized in the nation's history.... (more)


November 19, 2014
POLITICO — Sen. Mary Landrieu's bid to pass a Keystone XL pipeline bill fell short by the slimmest of margins Tuesday, leaving the $8 billion pipeline still on the table for the ascendant Republican Party to push the project to President Barack Obama's desk in January.... (more)


November 19, 2014
HAARETZ — Five Israelis were killed and several others wounded in a terror attack on Tuesday morning in a synagogue in the western Jerusalem neighborhood of Har Nof. Two assailants were killed at the scene by police.... (more)


November 18, 2014
TOP RIGHT NEWS — Tensions are running high in Ferguson, Missouri, ahead of an expect Grand Jury decision on whether or not to indict Officer Darren Wilson on criminal charges for the death of Michael Brown, a 18-year old Black man, on August 9th.... (more)


November 18, 2014
THE BLAZE — Mark Paffrath was leaving work from the Drury Plaza Hotel in Chesterfield, Missouri, Thursday when he noticed something unnerving -- about 100 Department of Homeland Security vehicles in the parking garage, Argus News Now reported.... (more)


November 18, 2014
CBS — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon signed an executive order activating the Missouri National Guard on Monday afternoon. According to a news release, the role of the National Guard is to "...support law enforcement during any period of unrest that might occur following the grand jury's decision concerning the investigation into the death of Michael Brown."... (more)


November 18, 2014
WORLDNETDAILY — President Barack Obama was scorched Monday as a "sociopathic" liar and "lying con man" by radio host Rush for denying he misled the American public to get his signature health-care plan known as Obamacare passed.... (more)


November 18, 2014
PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY — "Grubergate" is the name for the embarrassing revelations about Obamacare by its chief architect, MIT professor Jonathan Gruber. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, predicted that the House Oversight Committee will hold hearings on this issue so the public can learn the facts underlying this legislative failure.... (more)


November 18, 2014
WORLDNETDAILY — President Obama says Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber was "some adviser who never worked on our staff" and said the lengthy debate over the law proves there was compete transparency with the American people, but Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., calls the president's characterization of events "fiction" and "deceitful."... (more)


November 18, 2014
BOB UNRUH — The recent surfacing of videos exposing Obamacare adviser Jonathan Gruber's boasts of deceiving the "stupid" American people to pass the president's signature law has prompted some to take a closer look at other administration deceptions.... (more)


November 18, 2014
TIMOTHY P. CARNEY — Remember how much President Obama and the Democrats portrayed Obamacare as a broadside to the special interests, especially the health insurers? Nancy Pelosi said of the insurance companies, "They are the villains in this." Obama pitched the bill as an improvement on a system that "works well for the insurance industry, but it doesn't always work well for you."... (more)


November 18, 2014
WASHINGTON EXAMINER — The Sierra Leone doctor infected with the Ebola virus who arrived in the United States on Saturday for treatment has died. Nebraska hospital officials announced that Dr. Martin Salia, a surgeon who was treating Ebola patients in his home country, succumbed to the disease.... (more)


November 18, 2014
YAHOO NEWS — Barack Obama's reelection campaign pioneered a pathway for political campaigns to reach voters through Facebook when it released an app that helped supporters target their friends with Obama-related material.... (more)


November 17, 2014
ALAN KEYES — Over the weekend, I read a commentary on the aftermath of the recent midterm election that began with the following observation (which I quote in a slightly edited version suitable for home schooling):... (more)


November 17, 2014
WORLDNETDAILY — Legendary conservative activist Richard Viguerie is imploring Republican leaders in Congress to do whatever is necessary -- including impeachment or refusing to fund parts of the government -- to stop President Obama's plan to unilaterally legalize up to six million illegal immigrants through executive action.... (more)


November 17, 2014
DPA INTERNATIONAL — The Islamic State extremist group released a video on Sunday purporting to show the aftermath of the beheading of US hostage Peter Kassig, triggering an international outcry.... (more)


November 16, 2014
WORLDNETDAILY — It was supposed to be a shining moment for proponents of the interfaith movement. The Islamic "jummah," or Friday call to prayer, would be held on America's grandest Christian stage -- the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C.... (more)


November 15, 2014
ANDREW C. MCCARTHY — Apropos of my weekend column on President Obama's imminent decree of amnesty for illegal immigrants, Stephen Dinan has an interesting report in today's Washington Times: The Obama administration told federal immigration lawyers to release illegal immigrants with "old" drunken-driving convictions and those found guilty of stealing other people's identities, according to a lawsuit filed by one of the lawyers at the center of the operation.... (more)


November 15, 2014
BEN SHAPIRO — In July, former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin wrote a widely-publicized op-ed for Breitbart News. "Enough is enough of the years of abuse from this president," she wrote. "Without borders, there is no nation. Obama knows this. Opening our borders to a flood of illegal immigrants is deliberate... (more)


November 15, 2014
ANDREW C. MCCARTHY — In writing Faithless Execution: Building the Political Case for Obama's Impeachment, I had a purpose: Explain that the capacity of Congress to oust a lawless president is central to the Framers' design of our governing system. Because executive power is awesome, and intended to be that way, certain abuses of it can be discouraged only by the credible threat that Congress will remove the president from power -- or, if discouragement fails, can be remediated only by the president's actual removal.... (more)


November 15, 2014
NEWSMAX — President Barack Obama's planned executive orders that could issue work permits to as many as five million illegal immigrants "would be an unprecedented threat to the balance of powers within our system," constitutional law professor Jonathan Turley said Friday.... (more)


November 15, 2014
NEWSMAX — Executive amnesty would kill an already fragile American economy, according to former Immigration and Naturalization Service officer Michael Cutler, who discussed on Newsmax TV's "America's Forum" Friday how American jobs would be lost should President Barack Obama resort to such action.... (more)


November 15, 2014
WASHINGTON TIMES — The National Rifle Association issued a stark warning that a U.N. Arms Trade treaty set to take effect on Christmas Eve could lead to a U.S. crackdown on Second Amendment rights -- not via a Senate ratification, but rather an "end-run around Congress," a spokesperson said.... (more)


November 15, 2014
WASHINGTON EXAMINER — President Obama said Friday that a looming vote in the Republican-led House to approve the Keystone XL pipeline would not alter his views on the project, accusing GOP leaders of distorting the jobs created by such construction.... (more)


November 15, 2014
WORLDNETDAILY — American Muslims were invited to offer prayers to Allah inside the nation's most iconic Christian church Friday in Washington, D.C., but the intended message of peace, harmony and tolerance isn't so well received in Muslim countries, according to Christian leaders contacted by WND.... (more)