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January 7, 2012
MICHELLE MALKIN Here is the operating motto of the Obama White House: "So let it be written, so let it be done!" Like Yul Brynner's Pharaoh Ramses character in Cecil B. DeMille's "The Ten Commandments," the demander in chief stands with arms akimbo issuing daily edicts to his constitution-subverting minions with an imperious wave of his hand. His entourage of insatiable usurpers never rests... (more)


January 6, 2012
CHRIS ADAMO In a fitting epilogue to Mitt Romney's eight-vote "victory" over Rick Santorum in the Iowa caucus, the former Massachusetts Governor has received an endorsement from Senator John McCain (R.-AZ), who some might remember as the 2008 "Republican" presidential nominee... (more)


January 5, 2012
RICH LOWRY Rick Santorum's critics consider him the perfect representative of the pro-life cause. For them, he's sanctimonious, rigid, and a little weird. They couldn't invent a better object for their scorn, at least not this side of Sarah Palin... (more)


January 5, 2012
NEWSMAX Rick Santorum, who narrowly lost to Mitt Romney in Tuesday night's Iowa caucuses, said he is ready for "the Romney hit machine" and believes his conservative message will continue to resonate with voters in New Hampshire... (more)


January 5, 2012
JOSEPH FARAH If you have been following my commentaries lately, you've probably come to the conclusion that I am obsessed with a simple idea for saving the country by cutting off the federal government's ability to borrow. I admit it. I am obsessed with returning America to constitutionally limited government... (more)


January 4, 2012
NEWSMAX Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney won the Iowa GOP caucus early Wednesday morning by just eight votes after an intense three-way battle throughout Tuesday evening that underscored the depth of opposition to him within the Republican Party... (more)


January 4, 2012
POLITICO John McCain will endorse his '08 rival Mitt Romney tomorrow, a top Republican source confirmed to POLITICO. The Arizona senator fought a bitter nomination battle with Romney four years ago, though Romney has worked to mend the relationship since then. The endorsement was first reported by BuzzFeed... (more)


January 4, 2012
MICHELLE MALKIN The Iowa caucuses may not have much predictive value, but they did a wonderful job of simultaneously unmasking elitist wingers on the Left and incompetent whiners on the Right. As they do every presidential-election cycle, progressives of pallor wore their indelible disdain for Middle America on their sleeves... (more)


January 4, 2012
ABC NEWS Rep. Michele Bachmann suspended her presidential campaign after placing sixth in Tuesday's Iowa Republican caucuses, she announced today. "Last night, the people of Iowa spoke with a very clear voice, so I have decided to stand aside," Bachmann said at a news conference, flanked by her parents, husband and five children... (more)


January 4, 2012
CNSNEWS.COM Had voting in the Iowa Republican caucuses been restricted to voters under the age of 40, Rep. Ron Paul of Texas would have won easily, according to an entrance poll published by CNN. By contrast, according to the poll, former Sen. Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania won among voters between 40 and 64, while former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney won among voters 65 or older... (more)


January 4, 2012
CNSNEWS.COM Former Sen. Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania won a plurality of votes from the Tea Party supporters who attended Tuesday night's Iowa caucuses, while former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney won a plurality of those who say they oppose the Tea Party, according to an entrance poll published by CNN... (more)


January 3, 2012
ASSOCIATED PRESS Mitt Romney's surprisingly easy rise to the top of Iowa presidential polls, aided by his GOP rivals' in-fighting, masks vulnerabilities he will have to confront eventually. Even if he wins today's caucuses, Romney has yet to excite his party's restless conservative base... (more)


January 3, 2012
JOSEPH FARAH I know there are many who are disappointed about the way the Republican presidential nominating process is going. It's true that none of the top-polling contenders are "perfect candidates." It's also true that, as of right now, there is little certainty the Republican nominee will defeat Barack Obama... (more)


January 3, 2012
GARY BAUER Some of the most indelible images from September 11, 2001​, are of video footage of cheering Muslim crowds in the streets of Ramallah and East Jerusalem as news of the attacks swept across the Middle East. Is there any doubt that if Ron Paul​ is elected President, his inauguration will elicit similar jubilation in the cities of America's worst enemies?... (more)


January 3, 2012
NEWSMAX An Iranian pastor facing death a death sentence for refusing to renounce his Christian faith and embrace Islam is expected to spend another year in jail, awaiting an appeal on his death sentence, while government authorities try to force him to convert to Islam... (more)


January 3, 2012
JERUSALEM POST Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood will not recognize Israel "under any circumstance," the party's deputy leader Dr. Rashad Bayoumi told Arabic daily al-Hayat in an interview published on Sunday. In recent Egyptian elections the Brotherhood's Freedom and Justice Party (FJP) won 36.3 percent of the list vote, while the ultra-conservative Salafi al-Nour Party took 28.8%... (more)


January 2, 2012
FOX NEWS Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli is intervening in his state's presidential primary dispute and plans to file emergency legislation to address the inability of most Republican presidential candidates to get their name on the ballot, Fox News has learned... (more)


January 2, 2012
CHRISTIAN POST On New Year's Day, several same-sex couples in Hawaii and Delaware became the first few couples in their respective states to enter into civil unions... (more)


January 2, 2012
NEWSMAX Gallup pollsters marvel that the Republican presidential contest is the most volatile for the GOP since polling began, with four front-runners emerging and changing positions seven times since May in Gallup polling... (more)


January 2, 2012
NEWSMAX Republican conservatives across the country fear that Mitt Romney will be another John McCain, and that 2012 will be a replay of the last GOP presidential primary. Specifically, conservatives fear that a squabbling, divided field will now enable a center-right contender like Romney to march up the middle and claim the nomination, according to Politico... (more)


January 1, 2012
WASHINGTON TIMES New light-bulb efficiency standards kicked in Sunday, despite a last-minute Republican move that prohibits the federal government from spending money on enforcement... (more)


December 31, 2011
NEWSMAX Rick Santorum's endorsement of Arlen Specter, a strong supporter of abortion who gave President Barack Obama the key Senate vote to pass Obamacare, is becoming a key issue as the Iowa caucuses near. Polls show that Santorum is seeing a last-minute surge in Iowa, but pro-lifers and pro-Christian groups are seeing red... (more)


December 31, 2011
ASSOCIATED PRESS Two out-of-state doctors who traveled to Maryland to perform late-term abortions have been arrested and charged with multiple counts of murder under the state's viable fetus law, authorities said... (more)


December 30, 2011
ALAN KEYES "A republic, by which I mean a government in which the scheme of representation takes place ..." -- James Madison, The Federalist, No. 10. Recent reports concerning politics in Virginia and Iowa suggest that the GOP primary process is shaping up in a way that illustrates and confirms the notion that the current partisan political process is an endemically flawed, elite-manipulated sham... (more)


December 30, 2011
JOSEPH FARAH There is an obscure verse in the Bible that seems to be speaking to America today as it spoke to ancient Israel -- shortly before the nation was judged, invaded and dispersed. It was through the work of a messianic rabbi in New Jersey that I learned of the striking parallels between what happened in Israel and what is already happening to the U.S. -- all revolving around Isaiah 9:10... (more)