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August 2, 2014
WORLDNETDAILY The congresswoman called it a "legislative miracle." Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., confided to WND that she was just astounded she could go from a "hell no" to a "yes" on a border bill overnight... (more)


August 2, 2014
WORLDNETDAILY Not all conservatives lawmakers are happy with the border-fix bill that the House just passed. In fact, Rep. Steve Stockman, R-Texas told WND he believed it was a terrible mistake. "Instead of the border crisis being all Obama's fault, now we're going to take responsibility for it," he insisted... (more)


August 2, 2014
ANDREW C. MCCARTHY House speaker John Boehner's lawsuit against President Obama strikes a high-minded blow for the rule of law. Gamesmanship? Perish the thought. "This isn't about Republicans and Democrats," the Speaker thundered on the House floor. "It's about defending the Constitution we swore an oath to uphold."... (more)


August 2, 2014
JOSEPH FARAH The Washington Post, the paper that literally made a name for itself for the Watergate scandal investigative series that was leading to the impeachment of Richard Nixon, is not so thrilled by calls for the ouster of Barack Obama... (more)


August 2, 2014
MICHELLE MALKIN The lofty motto of the Environmental Protection Agency is "protecting people and the environment." In practice, however, EPA bureaucrats faithfully protect their own people and preserve the government's cesspool of manipulation, cover-ups, and cronyism... (more)


August 2, 2014
WORLDNETDAILY A federal court has ruled that the Obama Department of Justice must turn over to the non-profit watchdog group Judicial Watch an index of materials related to the "Fast and Furious" gun-running scandal that were withheld by the White House under executive privilege claims... (more)


August 2, 2014
AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE China has acknowledged the existence of a new intercontinental ballistic missile said to be capable of carrying multiple nuclear warheads as far as the United States, state-run media reported Friday... (more)


July 31, 2014
WORLDNETDAILY Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., is confident lawmakers can come up with a genuine fix for the border crisis, telling WND Thursday evening, "Conservatives are on the way to saving this bill." The bill she is referring to had already died earlier in the day, when House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, shelved it after realizing he did not have enough votes... (more)


July 31, 2014
WASHINGTON TIMES A conservative rebellion forced House leaders to pull their border bill from consideration on Thursday, leaving the GOP in disarray and putting pressure on President Obama to try to handle the situation without any extra money or powers from Congress... (more)


July 31, 2014
BREITBART Polling data compiled by Tea Party Patriots and provided exclusively to Breitbart News shows that a majority of Republican voters think Republicans standing strong on immigration is more important than repealing Obamacare, getting to the bottom of the Benghazi or IRS scandals--or anything else for that matter... (more)


July 31, 2014
WASHINGTON EXAMINER A group dedicated to saving the planet by cutting runaway population increases is raising a new and shocking issue in Washington's bitter fight over immigration reform: Most of the nation's population growth is from immigrants, and they are consuming resources dangerously fast... (more)


July 31, 2014
MICHELLE MALKIN It is now all the fashionable rage in Washington, D.C., to proclaim solidarity with America's working poor in front of the cameras -- while stabbing them in the back behind closed doors. Privileged Illinois Democratic Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky and others have taken to Twitter, posting photos of themselves eating tuna sandwiches and buying Ramen noodles to show how much they empathize with minimum-wage workers... (more)


July 31, 2014
CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER John Kerry is upset by heavy criticism from Israelis -- left, right and center -- of his recent ceasefire diplomacy. But that's only half the story. More significant is the consternation of America's Arab partners, starting with the president of the Palestinian Authority. Mahmoud Abbas was stunned that Kerry would fly off to Paris to negotiate with Hamas allies Qatar and Turkey in talks that excluded the PA and Egypt... (more)


July 31, 2014
WASHINGTON TIMES An independent panel appointed by the Pentagon said Thursday that President Obama's military strategy for sizing the force is too weak to meet growing national security threats. It also said the shrinking U.S. armed forces, which are being downsized to fit that strategy, is a "serious strategic misstep on the part of the United States."... (more)


July 31, 2014
CLIFF KINCAID The usually astute Jake Tapper of CNN aired a story on Tuesday about "global exasperation" with Vladimir Putin over Ukraine. The consensus was that Putin is in trouble, not the West. Tapper played an old clip of George W. Bush, who once called Putin "straightforward" and "trustworthy," saying that the rising price of oil had "changed" the old KGB spy... (more)


July 31, 2014
NEWSMAX Former Central Intelligence Agency officer Gary Berntsen tells Newsmax TV that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the jihadist group behind the violence in Iraq, "is the most dangerous national security threat to the United States that exists."... (more)


July 31, 2014
VICTOR DAVIS HANSON The Obama administration often either denies any responsibility for the current global chaos or claims that it erupted spontaneously. Yet most of the mess was caused by, or made worse by, growing U.S. indifference and paralysis... (more)


July 31, 2014
NATIONAL JOURNAL In a sharp and sudden reversal, the CIA is acknowledging it improperly tapped into the computers of Senate staffers who were reviewing the intelligence agency's Bush-era torture practices... (more)


July 31, 2014
NEWSMAX CIA Director John Brennan apologized to Senate intelligence committee leaders after his inspector general found that CIA employees acted improperly when the CIA searched Senate computers earlier this year... (more)


July 31, 2014
TED CRUZ If you want to judge a nation, look at how it treats its most vulnerable civilians. Hospitals are a good place to start. Al-Shifa, the largest hospital in Gaza, is housed in a converted British army barracks. Some 126 miles north is Israel's Ziv Medical Center in Zefat... (more)


July 31, 2014
ASSOCIATED PRESS A Sudanese woman who refused to recant her Christian faith in the face of a death sentence is heading to the United States. Meriam Ibrahim, her husband and their children are due to arrive in Philadelphia on Thursday on a flight from Rome. The Rev. William Devlin, a New York City pastor who has helped the family, says they will be flying onto Manchester, New Hampshire, where the family will make their new home... (more)


July 31, 2014
NEWSMAX Sen. Ted Cruz will meet with a group of House Republicans to try to persuade them to oppose House Speaker John Boehner's immigration bill, set for a Thursday vote, The Washington Post reports... (more)


July 30, 2014
NATIONAL REVIEW ONLINE Senator Jeff Sessions (R., Ala.) denounced the House Republican border bill as a "surrender to a lawless president" because the legislation does not include any language to prevent President Obama from expanding his unilateral legalization of illegal immigrants.... (more)


July 30, 2014
DAILYCALLER Democratic leaders are welcoming efforts by the House GOP leadership to amend a minor 2008 immigration bill, because it could revive the now-dormant, business-backed comprehensive immigration reform push. The House's proposed change to the 2008 bill is "an opening for us to have a conference on our comprehensive immigration reform," said Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid... (more)


July 30, 2014
BREITBART On Sunday, President Obama and First Lady Michelle released a statement thanking Muslim Americans for their many "achievements and contributions... to building the very fabric of our nation and strengthening the core of our democracy."... (more)