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January 11, 2011
LONDON DAILY MAIL — He was handcuffed, his head shaved and his face impassive - and there was a cut on his right temple. Jared Lee Loughner appeared in a Phoenix court this afternoon wearing a tan inmate jumpsuit... (more)


January 11, 2011
NEWSMAX — Liberals are losing no time exploiting the shooting of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords to weaken talk radio, Fox News and other obstacles to their total domination of the dispersal of information by resurrecting a relic of pre-Internet regulation of political speech: the Fairness Doctrine... (more)


January 11, 2011
DICK MORRIS — The conventional wisdom of the media establishment that strident and outspoken political debate catalyzes violence is an absurdity! Telling people to "kill pigs" as the sixties radicals did, in fact, encouraged violence. But vigorous political debate and strongly or even passionately held views have nothing whatever to do with the decision of some nut to kill a Congressman or a president... (more)


January 10, 2011
ASSOCIATED PRESS — The long-term decline in the U.S. abortion rate stalled as the recession took hold, according to the latest comprehensive survey of America's abortion providers. The Guttmacher Institute, which periodically surveys U.S. abortion providers, reported Tuesday that there were 1.21 million abortions in 2008 and a rate of 19.6 abortions per 1,000 women aged 15 to 44... (more)


January 10, 2011
RICHARD W. RAHN — Do you think your tax dollars should be used to fund organizations that advocate higher taxes on American citizens? Well, that is exactly what has been happening... (more)


January 10, 2011
BERNARD GOLDBERG — This was the headline in a column about the Arizona shootings in the Sunday Guardian out of London: "In the U.S., where hate rules at the ballot box, this tragedy has been coming for a long time"... (more)


January 10, 2011
NEWSMAX — President Barack Obama and the first lady shared a dramatic moment of silence on the south lawn of the White House at 11 a.m. ET Monday in observance of the tragic Arizona shooting that left Rep. Gabrielle Giffords fighting for her life, even as a major conservative backlash mounted against media outlets who blamed the shooting on inflammatory right-wing rhetoric... (more)


January 10, 2011
NEWSMAX — Government monitoring of what Americans are doing in cyberspace has moved a bit closer to reality, as President Barack Obama announces plans to hand over authority to create an Internet ID for all Americans to the U.S. Commerce Department, a White House official tells CBS News... (more)


January 10, 2011
ASSOCIATED PRESS — A judge ordered former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay to serve three years in prison Monday for his role in a scheme to illegally funnel corporate money to Texas candidates in 2002... (more)


January 10, 2011
ASSOCIATED PRESS — The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from a lawyer who has been in the forefront of the challenge to President Barack Obama's citizenship. The high court on Monday did not comment in refusing to hear the appeal filed by California lawyer and dentist Orly Taitz... (more)


January 10, 2011
WES VERNON, RA ANALYST — Anyone who's watched Congressman Peter King on TV knows that he is fearless. The self-appointed gatekeepers of "political correctness" don't scare him... (more)


January 9, 2011
POLITICO — One of the fiercest gun-control advocates in Congress, Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-N.Y.), pounced on the shooting massacre in Tucson Sunday, promising to introduce legislation as soon as Monday targeting the high-capacity ammunition the gunman used... (more)


January 9, 2011
JOHN HAYWARD — Within hours of the attack on Arizona Representative Gabrielle Giffords, liberal bloggers, pundits, and even politicians raced to pin responsibility on the Tea Party, Sarah Palin, Fox News, Rush Limbaugh, Glenn Beck, and the general "climate of hate" produced by opposition to President Obama's agenda... (more)


January 9, 2011
FOX NEWS — Authorities said they are not convinced one person was behind a shooting rampage at a town hall-style event Saturday in Tucson, Ariz., that left six dead, including a federal judge, and critically wounded Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who police said was the target of the attack... (more)


January 9, 2011
WABC — Eye-opening statistics about the rate of abortions in New York City have been released by the Health Department. It raises questions about the effectiveness of current birth control education. 41% of all New York City pregnancies end in abortion... (more)


January 8, 2011
FOX NEWS — The words "mother" and "father" will be removed from U.S. passport applications and replaced with gender neutral terminology, the State Department says... (more)


January 8, 2011
ASSOCIATED PRESS — A Texas appeals court says the state's attorney general can't block a divorce granted to two women legally married in another state. An Austin judge had granted a divorce last February to the couple who were married in Massachusetts in 2004... (more)


January 7, 2011
WASHINGTON TIMES — Fourteen years after being forced to plead guilty to the "crime" of owning a gun in Washington, the blot against the record of Dave Magnus may be cleared. On Thursday, the District of Columbia Court of Appeals recognized that one should not bear a stigma for the past possession of a firearm in the nation's capital for the purpose of self-defense... (more)


January 7, 2011
WORLDNETDAILY — Two more big guns of the conservative movement confirmed today they are not participating in the Conservative Political Action Conference next month because of the continued participation of the homosexual activist organization GOProud... (more)


January 7, 2011
ASSOCIATED PRESS — House Republicans cleared a hurdle Friday in their first attempt to scrap President Barack Obama's landmark health care overhaul, yet it was little more than a symbolic swipe at the law... (more)


January 7, 2011
WASHINGTON TIMES — The Constitution was read at the opening of the new session of the House of Representatives yesterday. What was most remarkable about this was the almost hysterical opposition from congressional Democrats and left-wing commentators... (more)


January 7, 2011
CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER — For decades, Democrats and Republicans fought over who owns the American flag. Now they're fighting over who owns the Constitution. The flag debates began during the Vietnam era when leftist radicals made the fatal error of burning it. For decades since, non-suicidal liberals have tried to undo the damage. Demeaningly, and somewhat unfairly, they are forever having to prove their fealty to the flag... (more)


January 7, 2011
MONA CHAREN — The late Sen. Daniel P. Moynihan coined a pithy test for whether a country is free or not. Take a look at the newspapers, he suggested: "If all the news is good, you're not in a free country. If all the news is bad, you are." A corollary to Moynihan's test could apply today: If a nation is beset by concern about human-rights violations and injustice within its borders, it is a free country... (more)


January 7, 2011
ANDREW STILES — What happens when you get close to the limit on your credit card? Well, if you're the United States Congress, you can just vote to increase that limit and carry on spending -- and Congress has done just that five times in the past four years... (more)


January 7, 2011
DAVID LIMBAUGH — Can you imagine the sheer audacity of outgoing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi sermonizing that repealing Obamacare would do "very serious violence to the national debt and deficit"? This is the woman whose four-year tenure as speaker saw the national debt explode from $8.67 trillion to $14.01 trillion... (more)