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July 7, 2010
WALTER E. WILLIAMS — The celebration of our founders' 1776 revolt against King George III and the English Parliament is over. Let's reflect how the founders might judge today's Americans and how today's Americans might judge them... (more)


July 7, 2010
ROBERT VERBRUGGEN — Reading the opinions in McDonald v. Chicago, you might think it was as much a civil-rights case as a gun case. In the ruling, the Supreme Court decided 5--4 that the Second Amendment applies to states and localities, not just the federal government, and struck down Chicago's handgun ban... (more)


July 7, 2010
WORLDNETDAILY — The Obama administration dithered over the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico while it should have been trying to cap the well and mitigate the damages, according to a new poll... (more)


July 7, 2010
WASHINGTON POST — The Democratic Party is moving faster and more aggressively than in previous election years to dig up unflattering details about Republican challengers. In House races from New Jersey to Ohio to California, Democratic operatives are seizing on evidence of GOP candidates' unpaid income taxes, property tax breaks and ties to financial firms that received taxpayer bailout money... (more)


July 7, 2010
SMART POLITICS — Republicans on pace to eclipse the 24 seats won in 1928, 1966, and the Republican Revolution of 1994; GOP could challenge 100+ year Party mark of 29 seats won in 1920... (more)


July 7, 2010
ASSOCIATED PRESS — Hawaii's governor on Tuesday vetoed legislation that would have permitted same-sex civil unions, ending months of speculation on how she would weigh in on the contentious, emotional debate... (more)


July 6, 2010
NEWSMAX — Rep. Bill Delahunt, D-Mass., has introduced a bill that would erase the option for many Americans to shop over the Internet without paying state sales taxes. Presently, Americans who shop over the Internet from out-of-state vendors usually aren't required to pay sales taxes... (more)


July 6, 2010
REP. JASON CHAFFETZ — The time has come to make tough decisions. I know it. My constituents know it. Many of my colleagues on both sides of the aisle know it. Unfortunately, the House leadership has not gotten the message. Its failure to propose a real budget resolution for 2011 or to allow an open amendment process underscores some of my deepest concerns... (more)


July 6, 2010
NEWSMAX — Tea party groups across the nation combined the celebration of Independence Day with study and discussions on the principles of democracy in an effort to better organize for the upcoming election... (more)


July 6, 2010
JASON RANTZ — The far left in this country--politicians, talking heads, celebrities, faux-journalists--love to claim conservatives are stamping out American freedoms. Indeed, you still hear lefties claim President George W. Bush shredded the Constitution to spy on American citizens without warrants... (more)


July 6, 2010
WASHINGTON TIMES — The Obama administration sued Tuesday to stop Arizona's new immigration law in a move that escalates President Obama's involvement in the thorny issue and stacks him against a majority of Americans who support the law... (more)


July 6, 2010
ASSOCIATED PRESS — The first stage of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is expected to provide coverage to about 1 million uninsured Americans by next year, according to government estimates... (more)


July 6, 2010
ASSOCIATED PRESS — A leading Dutch environmental agency, taking the blame for one of the glaring errors that undermined the credibility of a seminal U.N. report on climate change, said Monday it has discovered more small mistakes and urged the panel to be more careful... (more)


July 6, 2010
BILLY HALLOWELL — There is little doubt that abortion is a complex and multifaceted issue. With divergent viewpoints and a muddled "middle ground," it is common for public opinion polls to yield seemingly contradictory results... (more)


July 6, 2010
KEN BLACKWELL — On the Fourth of July, we don't only celebrate the birth of our nation. We celebrate American exceptionalism--everything that makes the United States the greatest nation on earth. In celebrating this, we reject President Obama's blueprint for the kind of country he seeks to make us... (more)


July 5, 2010
DENNIS PRAGER — Here's a challenge: Can you name one difference between what the media refer to as "world opinion" and Left-wing opinion? Take all the time you need. But no matter how much time you take, you probably won't come up with any examples... (more)


July 5, 2010
WORLDNETDAILY — A new analysis of the U.S. economy shows that since 2007, the private sector has lost 10.5 million jobs while the public sector has added 720,000 jobs, creating a "death spiral" for the nation's economy... (more)


July 5, 2010
WES VERNON, RA ANALYST — Why should we be surprised to learn of a massive Russian spy ring in the United States? The Soviet Union is gone, but... (1) The old KGB agent who wields the power in the Russian Federation appears determined to avenge the loss of the Soviet empire. Oh, the humiliation of it all! Especially at the hands of that American "movie cowboy"!... (more)


July 4, 2010
CNSNEWS.COM — Conservatives are more than twice as likely as liberals to express very strong patriotism, according to a new USA Today/Gallup poll in which 48 percent of conservatives said they were "extremely patriotic," but only 19 percent of liberals made that claim... (more)


July 3, 2010
JOSEPH FARAH — Tomorrow Americans will take the day off, watch ballgames, barbecue in the backyard, watch fireworks displays and fly the flag. But I'm hoping they will do more than that this Independence Day... (more)


July 3, 2010
CONNIE HAIR — Last night, as part of a procedural vote on the emergency war supplemental bill, House Democrats attached a document that "deemed as passed" a non-existent $1.12 trillion budget. The execution of the "deeming" document allows Democrats to start spending money for Fiscal Year 2011 without the pesky constraints of a budget... (more)


July 3, 2010
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS — How dumb are we? Apparently, pretty dumb. At least according to a new Marist poll, which says 26% of people in this country don't know that the U.S. declared its independence from Great Britain... (more)


July 3, 2010
ASSOCIATED PRESS — The Chicago City Council on Friday approved what city officials say is the strictest handgun ordinance in the nation, but not before lashing out at the Supreme Court ruling they contend makes the city more dangerous because it will put more guns in people's hands... (more)


July 2, 2010
FOX NEWS — Mexico gets its a say in one of the lawsuits challenging Arizona's immigration enforcement law. A federal judge on Thursday granted Mexico's request to be allowed to file a legal brief supporting the challenge... (more)


July 2, 2010
ARIZONA DAILY STAR — Police officers were warned Thursday that they probably will be accused of racial profiling when they enforce the state's new immigration law, no matter what they do... (more)