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Kinzinger Supports President on ISIS, So Far
Republicans in Congress are worried about the message President Obama is sending both home and abroad about U.S. plans for dealing with ISIS.
Atkins: World crises stymie prez's U.S. agenda
Few people could have predicted the seemingly unending string of international crises that have rocked the White House and the nation during the tenure of a president who wanted to make his final years in office all about bringing two wars to a close and focusing on a domestic policy-centered agenda.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
DeLay declines to pick between Perry, Cruz
Former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay declined on Sunday to say which potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate from Texas he'd support: Gov. Rick Perry or Sen. Ted Cruz.
Menendez urges stronger action against Russia
Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Robert Menendez on Sunday urged stronger action against Russia, calling its incursion into Ukraine a "direct invasion" and saying the West should provide Ukraine with "defensive weapons."
Crooks and Liars
CNN Brings On Formerly Convicted Majority Leader Tom DeLay To Weigh In On Perry Indictment
Why, oh why does anyone at CNN believe their audience has something to gain by listening to what this slimy character thinks about the Rick Perry indictment ? On this Sunday's State of the Union , host Candy Crowley interviewed former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay to ask him about Perry, his thoughts on the 2016 presidential primary race and ... (more)
Fri Aug 29, 2014
GOP: 'He's not a king'
Whether lamenting the so-called vacationer-in-chief's swing of a golf club or criticizing his handling of the healthcare rollout, Republicans are getting in the habit of comparing President Obama to a monarch.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
US News & World Report
Marco Rubio's Immigration Answer
Marco Rubio seemed to sense his speech to a gathering of conservative activists would lure detractors.
What Americans Can Learn From Obama on Mental Health
President Barack Obama greets members of the American Legion after speaking at the American Legion's 96th National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, August 26, 2014.
US News & World Report
Obama Charges Ahead on Climate Change Policy
The lights of a jet streak past a power plant in February 2005 in Long Beach, Calif.
Independent Women's Forum
Trouble in Paradise: President and Little Billionaire Buddy on Opposite Sides
Mr. Buffet was very publicly beside himself that his secretary reportedly was taxed at a higher rate than he was.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
EDITORIAL: Meet Cory Remsberg - In praise of heroes
Army Sgt. 1st Class Cory Remsburg is given a standing ovation last week during a retirement ceremony for the Army Ranger severely wounded in combat in Afghanistan in 2009.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The Dead-End Road Called Pre-K
After President Obama in his 2013 State of the Union address called for a new federal entitlement for taxpayer-funded free preschool or pre-K for all 4-year-olds, we thought his idea would be quickly discredited, not only by its enormous cost, but even more importantly by the overwhelming weight of research proving the lack of any long-term benefit ... (more)
This month's ultimate enemy - the Islamic State
At an Aug. 21 Pentagon press conference, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel claimed that the Islamic State "is as sophisticated and well-funded as any group that we have seen.
Real Clear Politics
Is AIPAC Losing Influence?
AIPAC is prideful about its influence. Its promotional literature points out that a reception during its annual policy conference, in Washington, "will be attended by more members of Congress than almost any other event, except for a joint session of Congress or a State of the Union address."
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Graham: Target ISIS in Syria
Sen. Lindsey Graham on Sunday called for President Obama to target leaders of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria in Syria after the beheading of an American journalist last week.
The Washington Post
Authorities a closea to identifying militant who killed James Foley
The British ambassador to the United States said Sunday that authorities are "close" to identifying the Islamist militant who beheaded American journalist James Foley.
GOP Senator Identifies the One Thing George W. Bush Did That Obama Needs to Do
According to one Republican senator, President George W. Bush did what President Barack Obama apparently can't do: He admitted when he was wrong.
CNN's Crowley Presses Gov. Nixon: Are You 'Absolutely...
State of the Union host Candy Crowley pressed Missouri Governor Jay Nixon Sunday morning as to whether he had confidence in St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch , whom many in the Ferguson community want replaced, fearing his many familial connections to law enforcement could taint his ability to prosecute officer Darren Wilson ... (more)
Sat Aug 23, 2014
The Wall Street Journal
Sunday Talk Preview: ISIS Threat, Ferguson
The growing threat from Islamic State militants after the killing of journalist James Foley and the latest from Ferguson, Mo., are expected to be discussed on this Sunday's news shows.
The Washington Post
Government should not hold for-profit colleges to a higher standard
"BY 2020, America will once again have the highest proportion of college graduates in the world."