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22 hours ago
Activist alert!
WORLDNETDAILY — When John Boehner reconvenes the House of Representatives next month, he's going to have some mail. So will every other Republican member. Boehner won't like his. How the other Republican members respond to the tens of thousands of letters they get will determine whether Boehner will remain as speaker.... (more)


22 hours ago
WASHINGTON TIMES — A federal judge Tuesday ruled parts of President Obama's deportation amnesty to be unconstitutional, with a scathing memo dismantling the White House's legal reasoning and arguing that Mr. Obama tried to steal Congress' lawmaking powers.... (more)


22 hours ago
ANDREW C. MCCARTHY — A federal judge in Pennsylvania has ruled that President Obama's actions in decreeing effective amnesty -- i.e., guarantee against prosecution plus the provision of positive legal benefits -- violates the Constitution.... (more)


23 hours ago
SEN. TED CRUZ — For the past week, Sen. Harry Reid has worked hard to prevent a vote on President Obama's illegal executive amnesty. Finally, after considerable turmoil this weekend, we were able to force a vote... (more)


23 hours ago
THOMAS SOWELL — Critics and defenders of the harsh interrogation methods applied to captured terrorists can argue forever over whether those methods were "torture." But any serious discussion of a serious issue -- and surely terrorism qualifies as serious -- has to move beyond semantics and confront the ultimate question: "Compared to what alternative?"... (more)


23 hours ago
TERENCE P. JEFFREY — The Census Bureau reported in a study released this week that 65 percent of American children lived in households taking aid from one or more federal program as of the fall of 2011.... (more)


23 hours ago
JOE KOVACS — With the announcement Tuesday by former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush that he plans to "actively explore" a run for president in 2016, radio host Rush Limbaugh says the real reason Jeb is seeking the White House is to choke the influence of tea-party conservatives out of the Republican Party.... (more)


23 hours ago
NBC NEWS — Pakistan was plunged into mourning Tuesday after Taliban militants in suicide vests laid siege to a school, massacring 132 children and 10 teachers during eight hours of sheer terror. In total, 145 people were killed, including three soldiers, officials said.... (more)


1 day ago
Activist alert!
JOSEPH FARAH — OK, I surrender! No more emails are necessary to persuade me that you mean business when it comes to unseating John Boehner as House speaker. I asked yesterday for your reaction and to gauge support for such a campaign. Did I ever get it -- in the form of hundreds of emails demanding to know how to dump the one I call "Barack Obama's No. 1 enabler."... (more)


1 day ago
NEWSMAX — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz on Monday defended his procedural move that brought the ire of many of his fellow Republicans last week, saying he was only doing what the incoming GOP majority was elected to do.... (more)


1 day ago
NEWSMAX — A new poll finds that Utah Republican Sen. Mike Lee is in a strong position to be nominated for another term in office, reports three conservative political groups who are backing his campaign.... (more)


1 day ago
WORLDNETDAILY — The federal government is preparing for another "surge" in refugees and this time they won't be coming illegally from Central America. The U.S. State Department announced this week that the first major contingent of Syrian refugees, 9,000 of them, have been hand-selected by the United Nations for resettlement into communities across the United States.... (more)


1 day ago
BREITBART — Top Republican leaders in the House and Senate are gearing up to push legislation in the next Congress that would increase the number of foreign guest-workers even in industries that do not need them. They are hoping such legislation would "open the door" to a broader comprehensive immigration bill.... (more)


1 day ago
BREITBART — Monday on Fox News' "Your World With Neil Cavuto," Pinal County, Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu (R) said as many as 20 million illegal immigrants will qualify for President Obama's deferred action, according to a memo from Secretary of Homeland Security, Jeh Johnson.... (more)


2 days ago
ALAN KEYES — What will it take to get the people who are supposed to represent us in government to realize that America's survival as a free nation urgently requires that Barack Obama and his collaborators be called to account? The situation of the United States today reminds me of the period during the 9/11 terrorist attack, between the moment when each tower was struck and the moment of its breathtaking collapse (about 2 hours, as I recall)... (more)


2 days ago
PATRICK GARRY, RA ANALYST — A wide array of issues and controversies dominate the political terrain, but none is as important as the health and future of the middle class. A strong middle class has historically stood as a pillar of American society and constitutional democracy... (more)


2 days ago
LARRY KLAYMAN — Freedom Watch's court hearing on Dec. 22, 2014, in a case styled Arpaio v. Obama (14-cv-1966) before the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, could be the only hope to stop Obama's imperial fiat amnesty to illegal aliens. Republicans led by Speaker John Boehner are eagerly funding Obamacare and President Obama's unconstitutional executive amnesty for another year. (See www.freedomwatchusa.org.)... (more)


2 days ago
CLIFF KINCAID — A story in Thursday's Washington Post about establishing Obama's "foreign policy legacy" goes a long way toward explaining why the Senate Democrats and the media have been trashing the Bush administration's very productive enhanced interrogation program as "torture."... (more)


2 days ago
JOSEPH FARAH — Ronald Reagan said it clearly enough: "Government is not the solution to our problem; government is the problem." Evidently the Republican leaders in the House and Senate do not accept or believe that truism.... (more)


3 days ago
WALL STREET JOURNAL — In a rare weekend session triggered by a conservative revolt against President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration, the Senate on Saturday night passed a $1.1 trillion government spending bill, sending it to the president for his signature and ending the final budget fight of a Congress riven by them.... (more)


3 days ago
WORLDNETDAILY — The House of Representatives avoided a government shutdown Thursday night, but Rep. Tom McClintock, R-Calif., says it came at the cost of letting the outgoing Senate Democratic majority have control over government spending for nine months after they lose power, and he says Republicans relinquished their strongest weapon for confronting President Obama's immigration actions in the new Congress.... (more)


3 days ago
LEE DUIGON — "It was pittie/ One so wittie/ Malcontent, Leaving reason/ Should to treason/ So be bent. But his gifts/ Were but shifts/ Void of grace: And his braverie/ Was but knaverie, Vile and base." The poem with the funny spelling was written in 1584 to memorialize the execution of a traitor. But to me it seems to describe the current occupier of the White House.... (more)


3 days ago
AARON KLEIN — In a stunning exchange with Fox News host Greta Van Susteren, Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., chairman of the House Select Committee on Benghazi, offered premature final judgments of why Ambassador Chris Stevens went to Benghazi, Libya, on Sept. 11, 2012.... (more)


3 days ago
WORLDNETDAILY — Seventy years ago this month, American heroes successfully held the small crossroads town of Bastogne, repelling Nazi Germany's last chance at a settled peace and making total victory in Europe all but guaranteed.... (more)


4 days ago
NATIONAL REVIEW ONLINE — Representative Marlin Stutzman (R., Ind.) accused House Republican leadership of reneging on a deal made with him to get his support on a crucial procedural vote that almost killed the $1.1 trillion cromnibus funding bill.... (more)