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December 16, 2012
WORLDNETDAILY Florida, the battleground for many elections, has an opportunity right now to resolve the issue of Barack Obama's eligibility, according to a court filing in a case brought by a Democrat under state law that allows such challenges... (more)


December 15, 2012
ASSOCIATED PRESS A gunman opened fire inside a Connecticut elementary school, killing 26 people, including 20 children, by blasting his way through the building as young students cowered helplessly in classrooms while their teachers and classmates were shot... (more)


December 15, 2012
NEWSMAX Gun-ownership groups were preparing themselves on Friday for another barrage of anti-firearm moves following the horrific mass killing at a Connecticut elementary school. The National Rifle Association and most groups were keeping silent on the day that 28 people, including 20 young children, were shot dead... (more)


December 15, 2012
ANDREW C. MCCARTHY In Cairo on Wednesday, a Coptic Christian blogger named Alber Saber was convicted of blasphemy and "contempt of religion." There's a tragic irony: As any of the country's Christians can tell you, contempt of religion is not merely permitted but encouraged in the new, post-Mubarak Egypt. What is criminal, what has become increasingly perilous, is any criticism of Islam... (more)


December 15, 2012
WORLDNETDAILY A federal judge in Oklahoma has avoided making a determination on whether a police department order for officers to attend an Islamic event violated the constitutional religious rights of the officers... (more)


December 15, 2012
ROBERT KNIGHT If you think the left is resting on its laurels after Barack Obama's re-election and the Democrats' retention of the U.S. Senate, think again. Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr., who halted photo ID laws in South Carolina and Texas before the November election, suggested on Tuesday in Boston that the United States should consider adopting "automatic" voter registration... (more)


December 15, 2012
TIMOTHY P. CARNEY Nearly along party lines, Republicans in the Senate this afternoon killed a bill to extend a little-known but potentially costly bank bailout. The provision is the Transaction Account Guarantee, or TAG. Created amidst the financial panic of late 2008 and extended as part of Dodd-Frank, TAG puts a taxpayer guarantee on all deposits above and beyond FDIC's insurance... (more)


December 15, 2012
WASHINGTON POST U.N. Ambassador Susan E. Rice withdrew her name Thursday as President Obama's leading candidate for secretary of state, saying the administration could not afford a "lengthy, disruptive and costly" confirmation fight over statements she made about the extremist attack in Libya that killed four Americans... (more)


December 13, 2012
FRED HUTCHISON, RA ANALYST President George Bush once said that public schools should expose students to both evolution and intelligent design science and discuss the scientific controversies as the two models clash. The press unleashed a flurry of editorials that claimed this would involve a comparison of science with religion and a comparison of facts with faith... (more)


December 13, 2012
CLIFF KINCAID As American conservatives contemplate the future of the Republican Party in the face of President Obama's Marxist onslaught and reelection, the rapid deterioration of the British Conservative Party stands as proof that the situation could get far worse... (more)


December 13, 2012
JOSEPH FARAH That's the theme the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies has chosen for Barack Obama's second swearing in and related festivities. "Faith in America's future." As the Washington Post reported, "Just as President Obama's reelection campaign adopted a forward-looking focus, his second inauguration will also ask the nation to look ahead."... (more)


December 13, 2012
PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Bill O'Reilly asked this question on his Fox News program last week: "Why do I have to be the leader defending Christmas against its attackers?" O'Reilly was criticizing Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee's renaming his state's Christmas tree a "holiday tree."... (more)


December 13, 2012
WASHINGTON TIMES As a central piece of his controversial education-reform agenda heads to the state Supreme Court for review, rising Republican star and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on Tuesday unloaded on teachers unions and cast them as the biggest reason American schools continue to wallow in mediocrity... (more)


December 13, 2012
WASHINGTON EXAMINER Throughout the campaign, President Obama complained that he was being outspent by Mitt Romney, but the final tally shows that both candidates had slightly more than $1 billion behind them. If you count only the money the candidates controlled, Team Obama outspent Team Romney by almost $200 million... (more)


December 13, 2012
LORD MONCKTON The bag-tag for my flight from Doha to Bahrain might have been written by Homer Simpson. It read "DOH BAH." It neatly summed up the 18th successive failed annual U.N. climate talks here in the Gulf -- which, as usual, were hailed as a success... (more)


December 13, 2012
DAVID LIMBAUGH It is really getting old to hear liberal politicians and pundits complaining about conservative media as being destructive, as if the country would be better off returning to the halcyon days of the monolithic liberal media. That seems to be the view of Robert F. Kennedy Jr., who complained about "the right-wing control of the American media, particularly starting with Fox News."... (more)


December 13, 2012
HUMAN EVENTS In popular wisdom, one-time presidential runner-up Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) is likely to be nominated by President Barack Obama for Secretary of Defense or Secretary of State. But if Kerry does get the nod, a group credited with helping to thwart his presidential bid could re-organize to take him down once again... (more)


December 12, 2012
RICH LOWRY Michigan gave birth to the United Auto Workers. The union was founded at a convention in Detroit in 1935. After its famous sit-down strike in Flint, Mich., in 1937, the UAW won recognition by General Motors and, in the next several years, by Chrysler and Ford. It was the advent of an era of industrial unionization that may be coming to a symbolic end in the same place it started... (more)


December 12, 2012
NEWSMAX Fox News contributor Steven Crowder was attacked by pro-union protesters as they tore down an Americans for Prosperity tent while gathering at the Michigan state capitol to rally against right-to-work legislation... (more)


December 12, 2012
MICHELLE MALKIN Not so many moons ago, President Obama urged us all to "make sure that we are talking with each other in a way that heals, not a way that wounds." He Who Heals advocated "a more civil and honest public discourse" in the wake of the January 2011 Tucson massacre... (more)


December 12, 2012
REZA KAHLILI Iran has infiltrated a team of Quds Force terrorist leaders into the United States to attack from within in 2013, according to a source. The source within the office of Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the supreme leader of the Islamic regime, said the team is to create instability in America through terrorism should the U.S. fail to accept the regime's illicit nuclear program, increase sanctions, confront Iran militarily or intervene in the Syrian civil war... (more)


December 12, 2012
WASHINGTON TIMES Live video from a drone flying over the U.S. Consulate during the Sept. 11 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, was monitored at a Defense Department facility, but was not fed to the White House, senior officials say... (more)


December 12, 2012
JOSEPH FARAH John Lennon got nostalgic about Christmas in one of his last songs released before his murder 32 years ago. Now it seems MSDNC's Rachel Maddow and the Washington Post are turning into old holiday softies, too -- actually both "promoting" the WND Superstore as a Christmas shopping destination... (more)


December 12, 2012
ASSOCIATED PRESS A federal appeals court has struck down a ban on carrying concealed weapons in Illinois -- the only state where carrying concealed weapons is entirely illegal. The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals announced Tuesday that state lawmakers have 180 days to write a new law that legalizes concealed carry... (more)


December 10, 2012
WES VERNON, RA ANALYST Americans may think that in casting their ballots, as millions of us did last month, they have given the winning candidates policy directions that will be respected. Maybe... (more)