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February 25, 2013
CBS DC Tea Party stalwart Sen. Ted Cruz has tough words for President Barack Obama in a recent interview. "I think President Obama is the most radical president we've ever seen, but I think an awful lot of Republicans fail to stand for principle and contributed to getting us in this mess," the Republican Texas senator told The Christian Broadcasting Network in a recent interview... (more)


February 25, 2013
WASHINGTON TIMES A group of 18 former military and national security officials wrote to President Barack Obama on Friday urging the administration to cancel plans for further cuts in United States nuclear warheads, warning that new arms reductions would undermine U.S. security... (more)


February 25, 2013
JOSEPH FARAH There's an old principle that government makes laws for everyone except itself. Nearly every piece of legislation passed by Congress and signed by the executive branch contains specific exemptions for -- you guessed it -- Congress and the executive branch... (more)


February 25, 2013
MICHELLE MALKIN Here's the latest example of head-splitting cognitive dissonance in Washington: President Obama used his State of the Union address to crusade for a revitalized U.S. manufacturing sector... (more)


February 25, 2013
ASSOCIATED PRESS Fox's Chris Wallace has landed the first postelection interview with defeated Republican nominee Mitt Romney and his wife, Ann. Wallace said on "Fox News Sunday" that the interview will air on his show next week. Additional portions will be on Fox News Channel the next day. Wallace says he'll ask Romney how he has dealt with the defeat, what he plans to do and his thoughts about President Barack Obama's second-term agenda... (more)


February 25, 2013
JOHN FUND President Obama and MSNBC's Al Sharpton share a common philosophical connection despite their different styles. Both are disciples of Saul Alinsky, the late community organizer whose book Rules for Radicals, has inspired many liberals to demonize and demagogue their opponents as a means of securing political advantage... (more)


February 25, 2013
MARK JOSEPH By Hollywood standards, Lincoln has done respectable business at the box office and Daniel Day-Lewis's performance as America's 16th president is stunning, but a botched marketing campaign and a lack of ideological diversity among those who made the film have left tens, perhaps hundreds of millions of dollars on the table -- money that could have lined the coffers of legendary director Steven Spielberg and his partners, Disney and 20th Century Fox... (more)


February 25, 2013
JOHN GRIFFING There's a new controversy in Texas involving the online public school curriculum called CSCOPE, which already has been the subject of heated debate and state legislative hearings. There are reports now that students were made to wear Muslim burqas as part of their public school lessons... (more)


February 23, 2013
ANDREW C. MCCARTHY If a plane full of 200 American citizens is hijacked by foreign jihadists, the law does not tell us whether the president should shoot down the plane or let it be plowed into a skyscraper and kill 3,000 American citizens. It is the kind of excruciating decision that war makes necessary. Legal niceties do not tell us how to resolve it... (more)


February 23, 2013
JOSEPH FARAH Joe Biden is at it, again. Now he's a firearms expert. He tells Americans nobody needs an AR-15. All anyone needs is a shotgun. One size fits all. This is typical talk from would-be authoritarian know-it-alls. People in Washington love to decide what works and what doesn't work for 315 million very different Americans in very different situations -- whether it's about firearms or refrigerators or toilets or automobiles... (more)


February 23, 2013
NATIONAL REVIEW ONLINE The female questioner who prompted Joe Biden's advice, in the course of a Facebook town hall on Tuesday, to "buy a shotgun," called the vice president's remarks "a little sexist" and described them as "the poorest advice he could give anyone."... (more)


February 23, 2013
WASHINGTON TIMES It may not stick, but the Obama administration might be getting a late education in the value of guns. When President Obama first exploited the tragedy at Newtown for more gun control, Wayne LaPierre, the CEO of the National Rifle Association, suggested putting armed guards in the schools... (more)


February 23, 2013
NEWSMAX A group of 23 Republicans on the House Judiciary Committee Friday sent letters to President Barack Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder demanding existing gun laws be enforced before additional limitations are passed... (more)


February 23, 2013
REUTERS Arkansas on Friday became the latest state to exempt from public disclosure the names and zip codes of gun owners, those with permits to carry concealed weapons and applicants for gun permits... (more)


February 23, 2013
CNS NEWS A growing number of firearm and firearm-related companies have stated they will no longer sell items to states, counties, cities and municipalities that restrict their citizens' rights to own them... (more)


February 23, 2013
NEWSMAX The White House plans to give the Senate Intelligence Committee access to emails next week related to the controversial CIA talking points about the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, Fox News reported Friday... (more)


February 23, 2013
AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE Iran is "closer than ever" to the ability to build a nuclear bomb, Israel said on Thursday, as a new UN report said Tehran has begun installing next-generation equipment at one of its main nuclear plants... (more)


February 23, 2013
REUTERS Pakistani police accused the country's ambassador to the United States on Thursday of blasphemy, a crime that carries the death penalty, in connection with a 2010 TV talk show, they said... (more)


February 23, 2013
NEWSMAX Republican Jon Huntsman is urging the Republican Party to be more supportive of gay marriage, adding that "there is nothing conservative about denying" them the right to wed... (more)


February 23, 2013
SALT LAKE TRIBUNE An LDS stake president in Sandy did something in a speech earlier this month that other Mormon leaders have done many times: He warned that evil is corrupting the world. Then President Matthew DeVisser did something few LDS leaders ever do over the pulpit... (more)


February 23, 2013
PHILIP KLEIN Florida Gov. Rick Scott rocked the world of health care policy on Wednesday by endorsing an expansion of Medicaid in his state -- a central part of President Obama's health care law -- despite building his political career as an opponent of Obamacare... (more)


February 21, 2013
ALAN KEYES Not long ago, I read an article with the headline "Softening Rhetoric on Homosexuality." It began with the observation that "engaging a younger generation about the biblical teachings on homosexuality may be today's greatest challenge for the evangelical church."... (more)


February 21, 2013
FRED HUTCHISON, RA ANALYST The worldview of political liberalism suffers from an inner contradiction that must in time prove fatal. The historic liberal worldview is now in danger of splitting in two – like an unstable schizophrenia that has lost touch with the real world and can no longer reconcile the conflicting parts of its inner fantasy world... (more)


February 21, 2013
JOSEPH FARAH That's a provocative headline, I know. But the premise is accurate. Liberals really do hate God. It's a generalization, of course. Not all liberals hate God. But overwhelmingly they reject His authority, His reality, His Truth... (more)


February 21, 2013
JANE CHASTAIN It is becoming clear that the Republican successor to Ronald Reagan may not come from Congress. He may not have executive experience as a governor of a state, though these are the roads most often traveled to the White House. There is a new name on the lips of the politically engaged. To the uninitiated he might appear a most unlikely candidate... (more)