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5 hours ago
BREITBART Each week, more illegal immigrants enter Texas than people who are born in the state during the same time period. On Monday's The Laura Ingraham Show, Dan Patrick, the Texas state Senator who is the Republican candidate for lieutenant governor, said two weeks ago, Border Patrol agents "apprehended almost 10,000 people crossing the border, in one week."... (more)


6 hours ago
NATIONAL JOURNAL A piece this Sunday on Texas Gov. Rick Perry in The Des Moines Register by the paper's top political reporter, Jennifer Jacobs, caught my eye. Jacobs's observations about seeing Perry on the stump in Iowa in recent days matched my impressions from a meeting with him last month... (more)


6 hours ago
LOS ANGELES TIMES The legal battle over President Obama's healthcare law ramped up again Tuesday, as two federal appeals courts handed down conflicting rulings on whether the government can continue to pay subsidies nationwide to millions of low- and middle-income people to help them with the cost of insurance... (more)


6 hours ago
ANDREW C. MCCARTHY The Left frequently misreads the public temperament, projecting its attitudes on everyone else. That is the story of the Halbig ruling and the media reaction to it. Like a number of commentators, I observed (in Faithless Execution) that the president was violating the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) by imposing the Obamacare regime of subsidies and taxes on states that declined to establish health care exchanges... (more)


6 hours ago
WASHINGTON TIMES Days after IRS officials said in a sworn statement that former top agency employee Lois G. Lerner's computer memory had been wiped clean, the agency put out word to contractors Monday that it needs help to destroy at least another 3,200 hard drives... (more)


6 hours ago
PAGE SIX Bill Clinton reportedly has a buxom blond mistress who visits so often when Hillary Clinton isn't home in Chappaqua that the former president's Secret Service detail have given her an unofficial code name: Energizer. This is according to Ronald Kessler in "The First Family Detail: Secret Service Agents Reveal the Hidden Lives of Presidents," due Aug. 5 from Crown Forum... (more)


7 hours ago
WASHINGTON TIMES Sunni radicals with the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant have a new rule of shopkeepers in the Iraqi city of Mosul: Mannequins must have veiled faces... (more)


1 day ago
JOSEPH FARAH Relax. Keep your eyes on my timepiece. You are getting sleepy. Clear your mind and repeat after me, "Impeachment is a distraction. Impeachment is a distraction. Impeachment is a distraction." It's like a mantra or the soothing words of the hypnotist. Maybe it's a word association game being played by Republicans -- "impeachment" equals "distraction."... (more)


1 day ago
BREITBART Monday, Gov. Rick Perry (R-Texas) announced he is deploying 1,000 Texas National Guard to the U.S. border with Mexico, saying he can not idly sit by while "our citizens are under siege."... (more)


1 day ago
PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY The shocking announcement that Microsoft is cutting 18,000 jobs is still sinking in. Most of those employees do not have a realistic chance of obtaining as good a job as the one they are losing. In the United States, the number of engineering jobs has been sharply declining. In 2002, the number of electrical engineering jobs in the United States was 385,000, but despite increased demand for technology, the job total dropped to only 300,000 last year... (more)


1 day ago
CLIFF KINCAID Knowing that evidence would implicate Russia in the shoot-down of the Malaysian Airlines MH17 plane, the Russian disinformation apparatus went into action early in the crisis, putting out the story that the plane was travelling almost the same route that Russia's President Vladimir Putin's jet had travelled before. In short, the accusation was that Ukraine downed the plane thinking Putin was on it. Hence, it was an assassination attempt... (more)


1 day ago
NEWSMAX Under President Barack Obama, the U.S. debt stands at $18 trillion and will likely triple within another five to seven years, but both president and Congress are answering that trend with more spending, says former lawmaker Judd Gregg... (more)


1 day ago
WORLDNETDAILY A Philadelphia Muslim leader is in jail today and another wanted for attempting to usher in Islamic law in their mosque -- with a machete. According to police, on July 14, the amir and imam of the Al-Masjid Ur-Razzaq Ul-Karim mosque in the Overbrook neighborhood of Philadelphia accused a 46-year-old mosque member of stealing money following the early morning prayer service... (more)


2 days ago
CINDY SIMPSON Last February, I asked: Where is the red line of impeachment? In theory, a red line might be located somewhere on a list of impeachable offenses -- perhaps at the point where a certain number of transgressions is exceeded, or next to a specific instance because of its significance or impact... (more)


2 days ago
WASHINGTON TIMES Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin urged the grassroots Saturday to support her call for the impeachment of President Obama, imploring conservatives to push the idea with Congress. "There's only one remedy for a president who commits high crimes and misdemeanors, and it's impeachment," said Ms. Palin... (more)


2 days ago
BREITBART Saturday in Denver at the Western Conservative Summit former Governor Sarah Palin (R-AK) slammed Attorney General Eric Holder for his appearance on ABC's "This Week" last Sunday when he accused Obama administration detractors of being motivated by race... (more)


2 days ago
BREITBART On Fox News Sunday, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) said that President Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NA) are holding the illegal immigrant children flooding across the U.S. Mexico border "hostage" with promises of "amnesty."... (more)


2 days ago
NEWSMAX Rather than putting illegal immigrant children into middle-class communities, the federal government should be moving them into exclusive liberal enclaves where residents are pro-amnesty -- such as Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg or Microsoft founder Bill Gates -- former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin said Saturday at the Western Conservative Summit in Colorado... (more)


2 days ago
CLIFF KINCAID In the wake of the shoot-down of the Malaysian Airlines plane over Ukraine, various pundits continue to say it is unlikely that Europe will do much about it. But why? It is just a lack of will? Or something else?... (more)


3 days ago
ANDREW C. MCCARTHY It is a grave error to view the swarming of illegal aliens across our southern border as anything other than a challenge to our sovereignty -- a challenge abetted, rather than repulsed, by a president who vows to "fundamentally transform the United States of America." The challenge brings into sharp relief a question I've repeatedly pressed (see, e.g., here, here, here, and here): If the states cannot or will not defend themselves, are they still, in any real sense, sovereign?... (more)


3 days ago
ROBERT KNIGHT Attention, illegal-immigrant children, gang members and drug smugglers who are still pouring over the border into Texas: If you're looking for a place to stay while President Obama figures out a way to turn you all into welfare-dependent Democrats, I have just the place. Actually, several.... (more)


3 days ago
NEWSMAX The illegal immigration crisis has President Barack Obama under fire from a growing number of Democrats. "They sure didn't check with me," Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin told Politico. He slammed Obama for not checking with party members before supporting a change in a 2008 law to give the United States more authority to return illegal immigrants from Central America. Democrats bitterly oppose the change.... (more)


3 days ago
TOM TANCREDO You have to be extraordinarily ignorant or gullible to believe that the chaos on the southwest border is an accident of history or the unexpected byproduct of a well-meaning act of Congress back in 2008. Just the opposite is true.... (more)


3 days ago
NEWSMAX Tape recordings of phone conversations between Russian intelligence officials and pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine may be the "smoking gun" that prove Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down by the rebels, Fox News reported.... (more)


3 days ago
NEWSMAX A second Russia Today correspondent has quit her job, saying the Kremlin-funded station's anchors "do work for" Russian President Vladimir Putin and lied on-air to the public.... (more)