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August 3, 2010
JOSEPH FARAH For 30 years or more, the political divide within the Republican Party has been over how to build the so-called "big tent." Republicans like Ronald Reagan not only laid out a positive and sweeping vision of how America could reclaim its heritage of a "shining city on a hill" through returning to the principles of limited government through responsible taxation and spending policies, but also emphasized non-materialistic values such as faith in God and the importance of the traditional family... (more)


August 3, 2010
REUTERS Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid, one of America's most powerful politicians, holds a narrow edge among likely voters in his re-election bid in recession-lashed Nevada, a Reuters-Ipsos poll said on Tuesday. The struggling U.S. economy is paramount in voters' minds as they look ahead to the November 2 election in Nevada, with 74 percent citing the economy as their top concern, the poll of 600 Nevada voters July 30-August 1 found... (more)


August 3, 2010
THOMAS SOWELL You expect Republican politicians to criticize Democratic administrations and vice versa. But when Democrats start criticizing Democratic administrations, that is news. Someone once said that the headline "Dog bites man" is not news, but "Man bites dog" is. We are now starting to get "Democrat bites Democrat" news... (more)


August 2, 2010
FOX 10 PHOENIX He's been at the center of the discussions and controversies surrounding illegal immigration enforcement in Arizona for quite a while. On the day parts of Arizona's immigration law, SB 1070, went into effect, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is in the news for another reason: there's a price on his head - allegedly offered by a Mexican drug cartel... (more)


August 2, 2010
CNSNEWS.COM Pinal County (Ariz.) Sheriff Paul Babeu is hopping mad at the federal government. Babeu told CNSNews.com that rather than help law enforcement in Arizona stop the hundreds of thousands of people who come into the United States illegally, the federal government is targeting the state and its law enforcement personnel... (more)


August 2, 2010
NEWSMAX Virginia's attorney general said Monday that his state's law enforcement officers are allowed to check the immigration status of anyone "stopped or arrested"... (more)


August 2, 2010
NEWSMAX Not only are Wyoming, Mississippi and Utah the most conservative states in the nation, but they like other GOP-leaning regions are proudly conservative. Residents in these regions are far more likely to boast of their rightward tilt than their liberal counterparts in the most left-leaning states, according to a new Gallup poll... (more)


August 2, 2010
WES VERNON, RA ANALYST Why am I not surprised that a leading Hollywood director is bemoaning poor, misunderstood Adolf's place in history? Oliver Stone says his upcoming Showtime documentary series Secret History of America will put the 20th century's star butchers Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin "in context"... (more)


August 1, 2010
DAVID LIMBAUGH Wednesday's federal court decision to enjoin enforcement of the Arizona immigration law is the latest example of a virtually unchecked renegade federal government waging war against the states and against the liberties of its citizens... (more)


August 1, 2010
JAMES MACDOUGALD The catastrophe in the Gulf of Mexico is a horrific example of what happens when Congress and the President don't do the jobs that the Constitution requires them to do... (more)


August 1, 2010
ASSOCIATED PRESS No fewer than 65 House seats across the country -- an overwhelming majority held by Democrats -- are at risk of changing political hands this fall, enough to bolster Republican hopes of regaining power and stoke fears in President Obama's party of losing it... (more)


August 1, 2010
PAT BOONE So here I sit, in the British Airways lounge at Heathrow Airport. I'm between two flights, from Nairobi to London, and then in a while, home to Los Angeles. It's been a short, action-packed and exhilarating trip. I've been participating in a fabulous project mounted by GODTV, the worldwide satellite Christian channel that is seen already in 214 nations by an estimated 400 million people of all tribes and tongues... (more)


July 31, 2010
IBD EDITORIALS The Internet is a large-scale version of the "Committees of Correspondence" that led to the first American Revolution -- and with Washington's failings now so obvious and awful, it may lead to another... (more)


July 31, 2010
ASSOCIATED PRESS The fight over Arizona's immigration law showed no signs of letting up Friday as the federal judge who blunted its force faced threats and the Republican governor who signed it considered changes to address any faults... (more)


July 31, 2010
ASSOCIATED PRESS Lost in the hoopla over Arizona's immigration law is the fact that state and local authorities for years have been doing their own aggressive crackdowns in the busiest illegal gateway into the country... (more)


July 31, 2010
JOHN GIZZI In characterizing Harry Reid, The Almanac of American Politics (2008) said that the four-term senator from Nevada and Senate majority leader "has had a voting record more moderate than those of many Senate Democrats." This recent characterization by the Almanac differs somewhat from that in its 1988 edition, shortly after Reid won his first term in the Senate, when it wrote of him: "His voting record is somewhat conservative, especially on cultural issues... (more)


July 31, 2010
NEWSMAX In an exclusive Newsmax.TV interview, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich reveals that he's no supporter of Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan becoming America's newest justice. "I think Kagan is in many ways much more radical than people think. She seems to have no understanding of the origins of American rights before the Constitution... (more)


July 31, 2010
CONNIE HAIR A leaked memo, entitled "Administrative Alternatives to Comprehensive Immigration Reform" is designed to "...reduce the threat of removal for certain individuals present in the United States without authorization." In other words, to ensure that illegal immigrants will not be deported... (more)


July 30, 2010
LIFENEWS.COM The Obama administration has approved the bid by cloning company Geron to undertake the first trial involving the use of embryonic stem cells in humans... (more)


July 30, 2010
WORLDNETDAILY Like the gauze-wrapped creatures who just won't stay dead in those late-night movies you're too tired to turn off, the "public option" has returned to Washington. An analysis by Investor's Business Daily, which called it the "Zombie Option," said the idea -- rejected in debate over the health-care plan signed into law earlier this year -- is being promoted yet again as a way to save the government money... (more)


July 30, 2010
ASSOCIATED PRESS Democratic Sen. Ben Nelson says he'll vote against confirming Elena Kagan as a Supreme Court justice. The Nebraskan's announcement in a statement posted Friday evening makes him the first Democrat to say he'll break with his party to oppose President Barack Obama's nominee... (more)


July 30, 2010
MICHELLE MALKIN House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is the world's worst cleaning lady. How has she fulfilled her vaunted promise to "drain the swamp" and preside over the "most ethical Congress in history"? By shrugging her shoulders, downplaying the gravity of myriad ethics charges against corruptocrat Democrat Rep. Charlie Rangel and waiting for the "political chips" to "fall where they may"... (more)


July 29, 2010
NATIONAL REVIEW Attorney General Eric Holder could have dictated most of Judge Susan Bolton's decision blocking key parts of the Arizona immigration law. The judge twists facts and logic to support the Justice Department's claim that the state law preempts the federal immigration scheme. To do so, she accepts Justice's implicit argument that it's not the letter of the federal law that matters, but what parts of the law the executive decides to enforce... (more)


July 29, 2010
REP. DOUG LAMBORN As states roll out their newly mandated high-risk pools under Obamacare, a troubling trend is emerging. Pennsylvania and Maryland initially announced on their websites that their plans would cover elective abortions... (more)


July 29, 2010
WORLDNETDAILY Two Chicago-area men have been accused of "disorderly conduct" for standing on a public sidewalk outside an influential abortion business and praying, and the move appears to be a deliberate attempt by officials to intimidate Christians, according to a law firm... (more)