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June 3, 2015
WASHINGTON TIMES The NSA's phone-snooping program is on its last legs after senators voted Tuesday to approve the USA Freedom Act, banning bulk collection of Americans' data two years after the practice was revealed to the public by Edward Snowden.... (more)


June 3, 2015
NEWSMAX Republican presidential candidate and Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is taking some of the responsibility off of hawkish Republicans for helping to create the Islamic State (ISIS), where he previously laid most of the blame.... (more)


June 3, 2015
NEWSMAX The "silver lining" of revelations that the TSA failed to detect phony explosives and firearms more than 95 percent of the time during internal tests at some of the country's busiest airports is that the results are "so shocking, it's going to require immediate action," according to Indiana Sen. Dan Coats, The Hill reports.... (more)


June 3, 2015
GARTH KANT Reporters are reknowned for swapping war stories, but they came to Capitol Hill on Tuesday to tell horror stories about trying to use Freedom of Information Act, or FOIA, requests to get the truth from the federal government.... (more)


June 3, 2015
CHARLES HURT Poor John Kerry. After losing the presidency to George W. Bush in 2004 amid the wildly unpopular war in Iraq, this was supposed to be his moment.... (more)


June 3, 2015
WORLDNETDAILY More than 100 people, including the Orlando leader of the Council of American-Islamic Relations, were arrested in a two-county Florida sex-sting operation, many of whom for allegedly trying to have sex with children.... (more)


June 3, 2015
CHELSEA SCHILLING Two men affiliated with the New Black Panther Party -- one of whom identified himself as a "terrorist" to a confidential informer -- admitted Tuesday in federal court that they planned to blow up a police station and assassinate the St. Louis County prosecutor and Ferguson, Missouri, police chief.... (more)


June 3, 2015
NEWSMAX One lawmaker said he was aware of allegations leveled at former House Speaker Dennis Hastert regarding sexual abuse of a minor but did not think there was enough to the "rumors" to do anything about them.... (more)


June 2, 2015
GARTH KANT Real Clear Politics describes David Brooks as the "conservative New York Times opinion writer." This is what Brooks said on Friday on "PBS NewsHour": "President Obama has run an amazingly scandal-free administration, not only he, himself, but the people around him. He's chosen people who have been pretty scandal-free."... (more)


June 2, 2015
PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Ann Coulter lives up to her reputation of issuing warnings and political comment nobody else dares to say in her newest book, "Adios, America!" It's aptly titled; she makes the case that it is goodbye to the America we know and love if we don't stop diluting our population with people who don't love America, don't respect our Constitution and laws, don't even speak our language and commit all sorts of unspeakable crimes.... (more)


June 2, 2015
WORLDNETDAILY Liberty Counsel Chairman Mathew Staver says marriage is the No. 1 domestic issue in the United States, and he will be looking to the Republican presidential field for an articulate champion of traditional marriage and American values.... (more)


June 2, 2015
WASHINGTON FREE BEACON The Department of Justice is concentrating on "far-right" groups in a new study of social media usage aimed at combatting violent extremism. The Justice Department's National Institute of Justice (NIJ) awarded Michigan State University $585,719 for the study, which was praised by Eric Holder, the former attorney general, earlier this year.... (more)


June 2, 2015
NEWSMAX America's youth has been successfully brainwashed to support the left and elect liberals like President Barack Obama -- but Republicans are partially to blame for it happening, outspoken conservative pundit Michelle Malkin tells Newsmax TV.... (more)


June 2, 2015
EAG NEWS Students and parents are rallying to the defense of a teacher who is accused of violating federal school snack rules. The Williamson PreK-8 teacher, who was not identified, would give her students "wrapped candy" as a reward for their hard work and good behavior.... (more)


June 2, 2015
GRAND VIEW OUTDOORS World famous comedian and movie star Vince Vaughn came out with a double barrel defense of gun rights during a recent interview, calling for guns in schools and arguing the Second Amendment is intended to defend against "the supreme power of a corrupt and abusive government."... (more)


June 2, 2015
NEWSMAX Americans Stand With Rand on wanting privacy from federal snooping -- and lawmakers and politicians who support the Patriot Act and its bulk collection of phone metadata are simply "out of step" with voters at home, according to Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul.... (more)


June 2, 2015
JOSEPH FARAH It ought to be one of the key questions Americans ask themselves during the 2016 presidential election: "Do you like government secrecy?" It's always a good question, but it will be an especially relevant one if Hillary Clinton is the Democratic Party's nominee.... (more)


June 2, 2015
WASHINGTON TIMES The acting chief of the Transportation Security Administration was ousted late Monday night after an embarrassing new report found that airport security officers badly failed a new test, missing almost every firearm and explosive investigators tried to sneak by them.... (more)


June 2, 2015
NEWSMAX Robert F. Kennedy Jr. charges the Centers for Disease Control can't be trusted to assure Americans that childhood vaccines are safe. And, he says, autism may be triggered by the preservative thimerosal, which contains mercury and is used in the serums.... (more)


June 1, 2015
ALAN KEYES In a post published on my blog in May 2013, I wrote about the Obama administration's Benghazi cover-up: "They seek to hide and distract attention from their faction's collaboration with key elements of the global infrastructure of terrorism (including, in connection with al-Qaida, the very forces responsible for the 9/11 attacks in the U.S.)."... (more)


June 1, 2015
GARTH KANT The latest Gallup poll appears to be really bad news for the right, but it omitted what three influential conservatives consider a crucial factor. For the first time, Gallup found the number of Americans describing their views on social issues as "liberal" or "very liberal" was the same as those describing themselves as "conservative" or "very conservative," with both sides at 31 percent.... (more)


June 1, 2015
WASHINGTON EXAMINER The expiration of provisions in the Patriot Act on Sunday night doesn't necessarily spell the end of bulk data collection, according to surveillance experts.... (more)


June 1, 2015
JOE KOVACS A former high-ranking official at the U.S. National Security Agency said Sunday night the NSA will continue to spy on American citizens irrespective of any action taken by Congress on the Patriot Act.... (more)


June 1, 2015
POLITICO The cost of Obamacare could rise for millions of Americans next year, with one insurer proposing a 50 percent hike in premiums, fueling the controversy about just how "affordable" the Affordable Care Act really is.... (more)


June 1, 2015
NEW YORK TIMES The bruising battle over President Obama's push for the power to negotiate two potentially far-reaching trade pacts will shift this week to the House, where the White House faces entrenched opposition from Democrats and the stirring of rebellion from the Republicans' right flank.... (more)