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February 4, 2011
JOHN HAYWARD — The Obama Administration has been held in contempt by a New Orleans judge, for extending its offshore drilling moratorium in defiance of a court order. The Administration has also declared its intention to continue implementing ObamaCare, in defiance of a federal court judgment that the inseparable "individual mandate" is unconstitutional... (more)


February 4, 2011
ASSOCIATED PRESS — Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell said Thursday he has asked his attorney general to advise him on whether implementing and enforcing the federal health care overhaul would put Parnell in violation of his oath of office... (more)


February 4, 2011
CNSNEWS.COM — The Republican congressman leading the investigation into the Obama administration's decision to grant more than 700 waivers to the new health care law is questioning whether the law could be effective if so many waivers are needed... (more)


February 4, 2011
WASHINGTON TIMES — President Obama is signaling the Egyptian opposition that their time has come. In a terse statement last night, Mr. Obama announced a "moment of transformation" had arrived in Egypt, "the status quo is not sustainable" and a new government must begin to form "now"... (more)


February 4, 2011
MICHELLE MALKIN — Oops, they did it again. President Obama's grabby-handed environmental bureaucrats have earned yet another spanking from the federal judiciary over their "determined disregard" of the rule of law. Isn't it time to give these misbehaving government hooligans a permanent timeout?... (more)


February 3, 2011
WASHINGTON TIMES — Financial markets have been rocked recently by predictions of a rash of municipal bankruptcies this year and talk among Republican leaders of drafting a law allowing states to go bankrupt as well... (more)


February 3, 2011
AINA — News of a massacre of two Christian Coptic families by Islamists just emerged from Upper Egypt with the return of the Internet connections after a week of Internet blackout by the Egyptian regime. The massacre took place on Sunday, January 30 at 3 PM in the village of Sharona near Maghagha, Minya province... (more)


February 3, 2011
WASHINGTON POST — Virginia will ask that the U.S. Supreme Court immediately review the state's constitutional challenge to the federal health-care overhaul, a rare legal request to bypass appeals and ask for early intervention from the nation's highest court, Attorney General Ken T. Cuccinelli II said Thursday... (more)


February 3, 2011
BERNARD GOLDBERG — With everything else going on in the world, you may have missed a piece of news coming out of South Dakota. It seems that a few legislators in that state have introduced a bill that would require every one of South Dakota's citizens over 21 years of age to own a gun... (more)


February 3, 2011
LIFENEWS.COM — Following the release of a video that has received nationwide attention showing Planned Parenthood staff at a New Jersey abortion center helping alleged sexual traffickers cover up their crimes with abortions and STD testing, Governor Chris Christie has vetoed a bill funding Planned Parenthood... (more)


February 3, 2011
DICK MORRIS — How did Obama ever think that his program would pass constitutional muster? How could he imagine that the Interstate Commerce clause could cover something that wasn't interstate (health insurance cannot be sold over state lines) and wasn't commerce (failure to buy insurance is not commerce) would stand up in court?... (more)


February 3, 2011
JOSEPH FARAH — Conservatives make me laugh -- and cry, sometimes. From the very beginning of WND's relentless coverage of the eligibility issue, there were many very high-profile conservatives in public office and the media who discouraged any focus on it. They whispered and muttered that it was not a "winning issue"... (more)


February 3, 2011
USA TODAY — An effort Wednesday by Republican senators to repeal last year's health care law failed as expected, but some political watchers say the vote may help influence the courts that will ultimately decide the law's fate... (more)


February 2, 2011
ASSOCIATED PRESS — President Barack Obama pushed a key foreign policy goal a step closer to completion Wednesday with the signing of documents for a nuclear arms treaty with Russia. The treaty is a cornerstone of Obama's efforts to "reset" U.S. relations with Russia... (more)


February 2, 2011
NEWSMAX — President Ronald Reagan was an effective leader because he never lost sight of the big picture of expanding freedom in the world, his eldest son Michael tells Newsmax.TV... (more)


February 2, 2011
ERNEST ISTOOK — Voters made one thing clear in November: They want "Obamacare" repealed. Unfortunately, that's easier said than done. Monday's court decision declared the law unconstitutional, but it may take months - even years - before the legal challenges to Obamacare are finally resolved... (more)


February 2, 2011
NEWSMAX — The Obama administration has blown off the House Republican majority in the GOP's first major investigation of government wrongdoing, in a move that may set the tone for future inquiries. The Department of Homeland Security failed to meet a deadline set by House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., to turn over documents in his probe of political review of Freedom of Information Act requests... (more)


February 2, 2011
AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE — Israeli leaders are increasingly unnerved by what they see in Egypt as the beginning of the most significant regional upheaval since the 1979 Iranian revolution... (more)


February 2, 2011
NEWSMAX — A pro-life group's new undercover video shows a Planned Parenthood employee telling a professed sex trafficker how to get medical care for adolescent prostitutes, The New York Times reports... (more)


February 2, 2011
NEWSMAX — The record-setting snow and cold afflicting much of the nation in recent weeks doesn't seem to jibe with Al Gore's dire warnings about global warming. But Gore has an explanation for what's causing the wintry conditions: global warming... (more)


February 2, 2011
JOHN HAYWARD — The Obama Administration's official response to Egypt, once it evolved past the initial days of confused silence, has included much talk of "the will of the people." The President used this phrase again in his remarks on Tuesday afternoon: "After his speech tonight, I spoke directly to President Mubarak... (more)


February 2, 2011
ASSOCIATED PRESS — In a sharp challenge to the Obama administration, House Republican leaders intend to unveil legislation to prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from regulating greenhouse gases, officials said. They expect to advance the bill quickly... (more)


February 2, 2011
JOSEPH FARAH — Recently, high-powered Christian public-relations consultant Mark DeMoss sent a memo to unnamed conservative and evangelical leaders urging support of a non-evangelical, non-conservative candidate for the presidency in 2012... (more)


February 2, 2011
JOHN STOSSEL — The Congressional Budget Office says the current year's budget deficit will be a record $1.5 trillion. It also says that over the next decade we're on track for annual deficits of "only" $768 billion. I suspect the CBO has hired Rosy Scenario to do the bookkeeping, but let's take that number at face value... (more)


February 1, 2011
NAT HENTOFF — With Egypt and other challenges occupying him, the president and other pro-abortion forces may soon have to deal with another problem: the rising results of a landmark law passed by the Nebraska legislature (44-5) and signed into law by Gov. Dave Heineman on Oct. 15, 2010 -- for the first time in any state legislature, the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act... (more)