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April 24, 2010
WASHINGTON TIMES Some 3 million middle-class Americans will be required to pay a penalty for not getting health insurance under the Obama administration's new health care law, raising questions about the president's willingness to break a campaign promise by increasing taxes on some families earning less than $250,000... (more)


April 24, 2010
HEALTH NEWS FLORIDA Only hours after the Florida House and Senate voted to "opt out" of the new federal health law, the top U.S. health official said Thursday night that will not be permitted. Without mentioning any particular state or going into detail, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said that state and local officials can vent all they want about a so-called "federal takeover" of health care... (more)


April 23, 2010
ROBIN OF BERKELEY As a psychotherapist, I try my best to calm down my anxious clients. But in this case, I inadvertently triggered a panic attack... (more)


April 23, 2010
PEGGY SHAPIRO Iran is heading at breakneck speed toward becoming a nuclear power, thereby endangering its neighbors, setting off an arms race in the volatile Middle East, supplying dirty bombs to terror groups, threatening U.S. allies in Europe, and even targeting the U.S. American people are asking the U.S. government to do something, but President Barack Obama has opted to do nothing, and that's not an option we can live with... (more)


April 23, 2010
WASHINGTON TIMES The rising wave of popular activism in the United States is ritually derided by liberal commentators, politicians and academics as fringe-movement politics. But recent polling reveals that skepticism about government is broad and deep. Discontent with Washington has become the mainstream position; those who defend big government are the real extremists... (more)


April 23, 2010
DICK MORRIS How odd that when the president's largest corporate donor, Goldman Sachs, gets indicted it is seen in the wonderful world of Washington as catalyzing his efforts to modify Wall Street regulation. Goldman's employees, of course, gave Obama just shy of $1 million -- a total exceeded only by the faculty and staff at the University of California -- making Goldman Sachs the second largest bundle of donors to the Obama campaign... (more)


April 23, 2010
JOSEPH FARAH You've heard about the various groups determined to infiltrate the tea-party movement, embarrassing it with misspelled signs, offering counterproductive interviews to media and seeking to destroy the grass-roots effort by any nonviolent means necessary... (more)


April 23, 2010
MICHELLE MALKIN I need a Dramamine to cover GOP Sen. John McCain's re-election bid. With his desperate lurch to the right, he's inducing more motion sickness than a Disney Land teacup. McCain's campaign represents the same self-serving political cynicism that American voters have grown tired of stomaching from the current White House. We need choices, not carbon copies... (more)


April 22, 2010
MATT HADRO America has reached a tipping point in its citizens' dependence on government, according to a new report by the Heritage Foundation. 2009 was a "historic" year for the increase in American dependence on government, said Heritage's 2009 Index of Dependence on Government... (more)


April 21, 2010
REUTERS Democratic leaders in the U.S. Congress may try to win passage of contentious immigration reform legislation this year in a move that could further harm prospects for a climate-change bill, congressional aides said on Wednesday... (more)


April 21, 2010
WASHINGTON TIMES The purported science behind the global-warming fad is in full retreat these days, but word has yet to reach the White House. President Obama is determined to promote the alleged climate crisis as a lever for pushing through his big-government agenda... (more)


April 21, 2010
VICTOR DAVIS HANSON American relations with our once-staunch ally Israel are at their lowest ebb in the last 50 years. The Obama administration seems as angry at the building of Jewish apartments in Jerusalem as it is intent on reaching out to Iran and Syria, Israel's mortal enemies... (more)


April 21, 2010
ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell said Tuesday the state will join 20 others led mostly by Republican governors in suing to overturn the health care overhaul bill signed into law last month by President Barack Obama... (more)


April 21, 2010
WASHINGTON TIMES A bipartisan group of House lawmakers Wednesday denounced a federal judge's recent ruling that the National Day of Prayer is unconstitutional and said they were calling on President Obama to aggressively appeal the decision... (more)


April 21, 2010
CBN NEWS Senator Jim DeMint tells The Brody File that the Tea Party is a "spiritual revival" waiting to happen. He compares it to "The Great Awakening"... (more)


April 21, 2010
LYNN WOOLLEY Democrats -- terrified of the Tea Party movement -- are coming out of the woodwork to warn about the so-called dangerous rhetoric of the right. There are just two problems here. No. 1, the 1st Amendment protects political speech whether anybody likes it or not. No. 2, the hypocrisy of the leftist political class is mind-boggling... (more)


April 21, 2010
WALTER WILLIAMS According to the Tax Policy Center, a Washington, D.C., research organization, nearly half of U.S. households will pay no federal income taxes for 2009. That's up from the Tax Foundation's 2006 estimate that 41 percent of the American population, or 121 million Americans, were completely outside the federal income tax system... (more)


April 21, 2010
WASHINGTON TIMES President Obama is trying to pack courts with far-left judges who are hiding their fringe opinions from the public and congressional oversight. Front and center is 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals nominee Goodwin Liu... (more)


April 21, 2010
NEWSMAX Conservative talk radio host Glenn Beck has responded to Time magazine columnist Joe Klein's assertion that Beck and Sarah Palin are coming close to being "seditious" in their attacks on President Barack Obama... (more)


April 21, 2010
NEWSMAX In a surprising development that sets the stage for a dramatic political showdown, tea party and grass-roots conservatives tell Newsmax they have seized control of Utah's GOP delegate system, and are now in a position to select which candidates will represent the party in the midterm elections... (more)


April 21, 2010
ASSOCIATED PRESS The Arizona House on Monday voted for a provision that would require President Barack Obama to show his birth certificate if he hopes to be on the state's ballot when he runs for reelection... (more)


April 20, 2010
ASSOCIATED PRESS The people of the nation's capital have waited more than two centuries to get a vote in Congress, and now it looks like Washington's roughly 600,000 residents will have to wait even longer... (more)


April 20, 2010
REP. CANDICE MILLER The U.S. House of Representatives is expected very soon to consider legislation that would grant the District of Columbia a voting member in the House of Representatives... (more)


April 20, 2010
BRIAN DARLING Talk about taking another giant leap in the wrong direction. Fresh off his successful (for now) effort to ram through an unpopular healthcare "reform" law, President Barack Obama is now fighting for legislation on Capitol Hill that would set up a permanent fund to bail out companies in the financial sector... (more)


April 20, 2010
REUTERS Lawmakers in the Arizona Senate voted 17 to 11 to approve the bill, widely regarded as the toughest measure yet taken by any U.S. state to curb illegal immigration. The state's House of Representatives approved the measure last week. Governor Jan Brewer, a Republican, has five days to veto the bill or sign it into law... (more)