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November 21, 2014
ANDREW C. MCCARTHY — Can the president make fraud and theft legal? How about assault? Cocaine use? Perjury? You'd have to conclude he can -- and that we have supplanted the Constitution with a monarchy -- if you buy President Obama's warped notion of prosecutorial discretion.... (more)


November 21, 2014
WASHINGTON TIMES — The Pentagon is under fire for making a ransom payment to an Afghan earlier this year as part of a failed bid to win the release of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, according to U.S. officials.... (more)


November 21, 2014
WASHINGTON TIMES — Even before the 2016 presidential campaign truly begins, division lines between Jeb Bush and his potential foes in the Republican primary already have been drawn. The former Florida governor signaled in a Washington speech Thursday that he is prepared to fight the base in his own party over the increasingly unpopular Common Core education standards, arguing that they are vital to improving the quality of education and, by extension, improving children's chances to succeed in today's economy.... (more)


November 20, 2014
STEFANI WILLIAMS — This month marks the 50th anniversary of President Ronald Reagan's pivotal speech "A Time for Choosing" -- the speech that propelled Reagan onto the national political stage in 1964, and which in many ways articulated the definitive substance of conservatism: protection of unalienable rights, limited government, a strong national defense, individual responsibility, personal morality, and adherence to the U.S. Constitution... (more)


November 20, 2014
WORLDNETDAILY — Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, says the unconstitutional granting of amnesty to millions of illegal immigrants is one promise President Obama actually intends to keep, and he says the Republican Congress must be ready to do what it takes to stop it from happening.... (more)


November 20, 2014
WEEKLY STANDARD — Senator Jeff Sessions calls Barack Obama an "Emperor of the United States" now that the president is going ahead with executive amnesty.... (more)


November 20, 2014
POLITICO — The White House is exasperated with the major broadcast networks -- ABC, CBS and NBC -- for skipping out on President Barack Obama's Thursday primetime address on his executive actions on immigration.... (more)


November 20, 2014
PATRICK GARRY, RA ANALYST — The traditional conservative economic approach has often been a reaction to an intrusive and suffocating liberal approach. It has advocated less government regulation and more tax cuts, relying on the reasonably free hand of the private sector to provide the right mix of economic benefits. Conservatism's primary thrust has been to oppose and roll back various government-imposed drags on the economy... (more)


November 20, 2014
CLIFF KINCAID — Remember when the media were complaining about the "militarization" of the police in Ferguson? ABC News is now reporting that the police have reason to be worried and well-armed. ABC News Justice Department reporter Pierre Thomas says the FBI is warning about violent extremists and outside agitators targeting the city.... (more)


November 20, 2014
BOB UNRUH — A Missouri homeschooling family is suing a sheriff and another officer who forcibly entered their home without a warrant, Tasered the father, pepper-sprayed the mother and put their children in the custody of social service workers.... (more)


November 19, 2014
BREITBART — A clearer picture of the strategy Republicans in both the House and the Senate will use to stop President Barack Obama's planned executive amnesty in government funding bills is beginning to emerge.... (more)


November 19, 2014
CHARLES HURT — Forget even the cynical, Machiavellian deceitfulness of it. Let's just consider how President Obama threatens to slash to ribbons the very fabric of the world's greatest free republic by unilaterally thwarting Congress to grant amnesty to untold numbers of illegal aliens who illegally crossed our borders and are presently residing here now. Illegally.... (more)


November 19, 2014
WORLDNETDAILY — Does President Obama think he's emperor of the United States? That's the question a reporter dared to ask the White House in a press briefing Tuesday. ABC reporter Jonathan Karl recalled Obama's argument that he doesn't have legal authority to bypass Congress and declare amnesty through an executive order. On Feb. 14, 2013, Obama said, "I'm not the emperor of the United States. My job is to execute laws that are passed."... (more)


November 19, 2014
NEWSMAX — Six years into his presidency, Barack Obama remains an enigma -- an outsider who has failed to engage himself in the complex world of Washington politics, says Chuck Todd, political director of NBC News and moderator of "Meet the Press."... (more)


November 19, 2014
WASHINGTON EXAMINER — Americans' assessments of their personal freedom have significantly declined under President Obama, according to a new study from the Legatum Institute in London, and the United States now ranks below 20 other countries on this measure.... (more)


November 19, 2014
SCOTT LIVELY — In his latest Washington Times editorial, "A Brave New World of Intolerance," the ever-erudite Robert Knight laments the recent decision of the Montgomery County School Board to eliminate all religiously themed holidays to avoid having to add Muslim holidays to the schedule. This incident might seem to be just another chip in the erosion of our Christian foundations, but I suggest it is the legal equivalent of "checkmate" by the secularists in their battle to eliminate Christianity from public life.... (more)


November 19, 2014
ANDREW C. MCCARTHY — Whether your metric is the use of the executive branch's awesome investigative and prosecutorial powers to punish the administration critics, the stonewalling and misleading of congressional investigations, or the racially discriminatory enforcement of civil rights laws in violation of the Constitution's equal-protection principles, the Obama Justice Department is the most politicized in the nation's history.... (more)


November 19, 2014
POLITICO — Sen. Mary Landrieu's bid to pass a Keystone XL pipeline bill fell short by the slimmest of margins Tuesday, leaving the $8 billion pipeline still on the table for the ascendant Republican Party to push the project to President Barack Obama's desk in January.... (more)


November 19, 2014
HAARETZ — Five Israelis were killed and several others wounded in a terror attack on Tuesday morning in a synagogue in the western Jerusalem neighborhood of Har Nof. Two assailants were killed at the scene by police.... (more)


November 18, 2014
TOP RIGHT NEWS — Tensions are running high in Ferguson, Missouri, ahead of an expect Grand Jury decision on whether or not to indict Officer Darren Wilson on criminal charges for the death of Michael Brown, a 18-year old Black man, on August 9th.... (more)


November 18, 2014
THE BLAZE — Mark Paffrath was leaving work from the Drury Plaza Hotel in Chesterfield, Missouri, Thursday when he noticed something unnerving -- about 100 Department of Homeland Security vehicles in the parking garage, Argus News Now reported.... (more)


November 18, 2014
CBS — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon signed an executive order activating the Missouri National Guard on Monday afternoon. According to a news release, the role of the National Guard is to "...support law enforcement during any period of unrest that might occur following the grand jury's decision concerning the investigation into the death of Michael Brown."... (more)


November 18, 2014
WORLDNETDAILY — President Barack Obama was scorched Monday as a "sociopathic" liar and "lying con man" by radio host Rush for denying he misled the American public to get his signature health-care plan known as Obamacare passed.... (more)


November 18, 2014
PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY — "Grubergate" is the name for the embarrassing revelations about Obamacare by its chief architect, MIT professor Jonathan Gruber. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, predicted that the House Oversight Committee will hold hearings on this issue so the public can learn the facts underlying this legislative failure.... (more)


November 18, 2014
WORLDNETDAILY — President Obama says Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber was "some adviser who never worked on our staff" and said the lengthy debate over the law proves there was compete transparency with the American people, but Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., calls the president's characterization of events "fiction" and "deceitful."... (more)