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October 8, 2010
CONNIE HAIR — The Obama administration's first show trial for a violent Guantanamo Bay jihadi in a civilian court -- a man who has never set foot in America -- and endowing this enemy combatant with full citizenship-level Fifth Amendment rights is unraveling in the courtroom and putting America at risk... (more)


October 8, 2010
JAMES R. EDWARDS, JR. — The Obama Administration's legal challenge to Arizona's S.B. 1070 immigration-related enforcement law is misguided and runs counter to the rule of law. That's what panelists at a recent Heritage Foundation symposium concluded... (more)


October 8, 2010
REP. TED POE — Today, and every day, young men and women wearing the United States military uniform are putting their lives on the line for the safety and security of people all around the world. Freedom is a God-given right that burns deep within every person. It's a right that American warriors fight and die for... (more)


October 8, 2010
CNSNEWS.COM — Based on polling conducted Sept. 23 to Oct. 3, Gallup now estimates that 54 percent of "likely voters" for the Nov. 2 election are self-professed conservatives... (more)


October 7, 2010
NEWSMAX — A new Rasmussen Reports poll showing GOP challenger Sharron Angle surging ahead of No. 1 Senate Democrat Harry Reid has prompted one Democratic pundit to declare: "This race is fading away from Harry Reid"... (more)


October 7, 2010
JONATHAN FLORA — The feature film documentary Lt. Dan Band: For The Common Good — featuring actor Gary Sinise and his "Lt. Dan Band" as they support the troops and first responders around the world, including Kuwait and Iraq — is a Crystal Heart Award winner and will be screened during the 2010 Heartland Film Festival, which will take place Oct. 14-23 at various locations throughout Indianapolis... (more)


October 7, 2010
FOX NEWS — A holy war is brewing in a small North Carolina city, where the Christian flag seems to be flying everywhere. A meeting of the King, N.C., City Council was packed on Monday with dozens of citizens who asked city officials to put the Christian flag back up at the local Veterans War Memorial... (more)


October 7, 2010
NEW YORK TIMES — As Obama administration officials put into place the first major wave of changes under the health care legislation, they have tried to defuse stiffening resistance -- from companies like McDonald's and some insurers -- by granting dozens of waivers to maintain even minimal coverage far below the new law's standards... (more)


October 6, 2010
SEN. JIM DEMINT — Some companies have a policy that once someone is fired, they aren't allowed back on the premises out of fear they might do further damage to the company. It's too bad Congress doesn't have the same policy. Because before they're replaced in January, all of the Democrats who are put out of a job in November will be able to come back and rob the nation blind... (more)


October 6, 2010
POLITICO — In a new twist in the fight over Arizona's immigration law, Republican Gov. Jan Brewer on Tuesday asked a federal court to disallow foreign governments from joining the U.S. Department of Justice lawsuit to overturn the law... (more)


October 6, 2010
REUTERS — Republicans could keep their promises to stop healthcare reform even if they cannot repeal it, simply by blocking legislation needed to pay for it, one expert argued Wednesday... (more)


October 6, 2010
POLITICO — On a chilly January morning in Erie, Pa., members of the anti-abortion group Susan B. Anthony List stood outside Rep. Kathy Dahlkemper's office to thank her for opposing a health care bill that didn't include stringent abortion restrictions... (more)


October 6, 2010
NATIONAL REVIEW — Our recent editorial making the case for preserving the institution of marriage as the union of a man and a woman has drawn predictably indignant responses from Andrew Sullivan, Amy Davidson (a writer for The New Yorker), and Jonathan Rauch. The last of these writers, when not sputtering, comes close to making a counterargument... (more)


October 5, 2010
POLITICO — Six months ago, as the Republican base lined up against the Democratic health care overhaul, Mitt Romney stood by his signature achievement as Massachusetts governor, a comprehensive health care law that served as a model for the national program... (more)


October 5, 2010
NAT HENTOFF — Before his forced resignation, President Richard Nixon declared, "When the president does it, that means it is not illegal." Our current chief executive, however, speaking this year at the Pentagon on Sept. 11, said of our terrorist enemies: "They may seek to exploit our freedoms, but we will not sacrifice the liberties we cherish or hunker down behind walls of suspicion and distrust"... (more)


October 5, 2010
PAUL KENGOR — When you write a book, particularly one that requires several years of research, you tend to encounter a bunch of unexpected information. Sometimes you find things that, if reported, will undoubtedly prompt partisans to demand you explain yourself. For me, this begins that process of explaining, given that one of the major characters in my new book on American Communists, Dupes, is Frank Marshall Davis... (more)


October 5, 2010
NEWSMAX — The tea party movement represents all that is great about the United States, and the Obama administration reflects many of the nation's worst attributes, says Daniel Hannan, a British politician who is a member of the European Parliament... (more)


October 5, 2010
REUTERS — Many supporters of the conservative Tea Party movement that has shaken up politics share the same views as the Christian right on social issues like abortion and the role of religion in public life, according to a poll released Tuesday... (more)


October 5, 2010
CNSNEWS.COM — Almost 23 million American households have already had their federal taxes raised by an average of $3,900 this year, but they may not know it yet. They could get a big surprise when they prepare their tax returns next year... (more)


October 5, 2010
AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE — Democrats running in November's midterm US elections have made slight gains, according to a poll published on Tuesday, which nevertheless showed Republicans retaining a big lead ahead of next month's vote... (more)


October 4, 2010
WORLDNETDAILY — President Obama's Department of Education, where Secretary Arne Duncan appointed a longtime homosexual activist who was part of the sometimes-violent Act Up organization to head his "safe schools" office, now is proposing to force colleges and universities to submit to a political agenda, according to critics... (more)


October 4, 2010
WASHINGTON TIMES — Islamists say the Koran is destined to rule America. In fact, the Muslim takeover of the White House is not just an unfolding action plan but a directive from Muhammad himself... (more)


October 4, 2010
WASHINGTON TIMES — Defenders of the First Amendment are worried about the Supreme Court term that opened yesterday. With potentially explosive First Amendment cases on the docket, new Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan is in prime position to push odd and dangerous ideas about free speech... (more)


October 4, 2010
CNSNEWS.COM — Four billboard trucks bearing the message "Stop the Liberal Bias, Tell the Truth!" began circling the Manhattan headquarters of ABC, CBS, NBC, and the New York Times on Friday... (more)


October 4, 2010
LAUREN LEVIN — Vice President Joe Biden recently announced that "there's no possibility to restore 8 million jobs lost in the Great Recession." In essence, Biden is admitting that despite all the profligate spending and redistribution of wealth that are the hallmarks of the Obama Administration--with its massive inter-generational deficits--Obamanomics is a failure... (more)