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The Amiga Filling Lieberman’s Hawkish Shoes

Thursday, December 20th, 2012 - by Sarah McHaney

McCain and Graham have a new BFF in New Hampshire Republican Kelly Ayotte.

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Reid Seeing ‘Gyrations I’ve Never Seen Before’ on the Hill

Thursday, December 20th, 2012 - by Bridget Johnson

Fiscal cliff TMI: Patty Murray was hoping Boehner was talking about the morning-after pill Plan B.

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Gun Control: It’s the Software, Stupid, Not the Hardware

Thursday, December 20th, 2012 - by Michel Gurfinkiel

After Newtown, the case for gun control seems irresistible. Except that facts, worldwide, do not validate it.

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#MyJihad: CAIR’s New Twitter Campaign to Whitewash Islam

Thursday, December 20th, 2012 - by Robert Spencer

“The Islamic state, whose principal function was to put God's law into practice, sought to establish Islam as the dominant reigning ideology over the entire world..." — Majid Khadduri

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Obama’s Middle East Mess

Thursday, December 20th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

He has seriously damaged U.S. credibility and influence.

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Will GOPs Back Jindal’s Push to Put the Pill OTC?

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 - by Bridget Johnson

The Louisiana governor's controversial proposal to banish "birth control politics" has both the left and right a little dizzy.

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Are Banks that Violate Sanctions Getting Off with Slaps on the Wrist?

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

By the DoJ forging cash settlements instead of prosecuting, the government is still able to do business with the guilty firms.

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The Assault Weapons Ban: How Silly Was It?

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 - by Bob Owens

Revisiting the comically incompetent law which President Obama wishes to reinstate.

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Power Hungry: Teachers’ Union Wants To Administer Standardized Teachers’ Test

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 - by Mike McDaniel

Cloaking a union power grab in the conservative language of "accountability".

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Air Marshals, Armed Teachers, and Gun-Free Zones: Are You Consistent?

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 - by David Steinberg

Most of the U.S. supports the air marshal program, fewer support "school marshals." Is this rational?

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The Debt Ceiling as Fiscal-Cliff Football

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 - by Bill Straub

The administration wants Congress' power of the purse, and could even use a constitutional interpretation to get there.

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Newtown, Beslan, Ma’alot: Defending the Targeted School

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 - by Abraham H. Miller

Soft targets will always be attractive to the murderous.

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What’s Gun-Control Proponents’ Next Move After Sandy Hook?

Monday, December 17th, 2012 - by Bridget Johnson

Obama says he's game for "change," but stops short of elaborating. Congressional Dems are planning on pushing him.

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Until U.S. Understands Police Limitations, Some Will Put Faith in Gun Control

Monday, December 17th, 2012 - by Mike McDaniel

We cops know the truth, but we rarely explain it to civilians or politicians.

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Obamacare and My Daughter

Sunday, December 16th, 2012 - by Justin Binik-Thomas

“In two years, the surgery will cease to be available for the insured due to Obamacare.”

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Cory Booker’s Food Stamp Falsehoods

Sunday, December 16th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

Cynical political opportunism.

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PJTV’s Poliwood: Roger L. Simon Discusses His New Play, The Party Line

Saturday, December 15th, 2012 - by PJTV
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On this edition of PJTV’s Poliwood, hosted by Roger L. Simon and Lionel Chetwynd, a look at two very different, new historical works: Bill Murray as FDR in the new film, Hyde Park on Hudson. And then Lionel interviews Roger about his new play, co-written with Sheryl Longin, published by Criterion Books, The Party Line.

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GOP: Please Don’t Jump

Friday, December 14th, 2012 - by Robert Zubrin

Better to take the deal on middle class tax cuts now and work for something better later.

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Obama’s Tax Cuts: The Sucker at the Table

Friday, December 14th, 2012 - by Oleg Atbashian

Your future for a narrative.

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Oh, Come On: It’s Still Not Time To Buy a House?

Friday, December 14th, 2012 - by David Steinberg

I’m out there: it’s not a seller’s market, but it’s not a buyer’s market either. Also not sure about “market.”

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The Coming Regulatory Black Hole

Friday, December 14th, 2012 - by Rick Moran

Thousands of new proposed regulations, delayed by the election, will be issued over the next few months.

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Chamber Faces Off with Dodd-Frank Backers Over Free Trade

Friday, December 14th, 2012 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

Senate Dem accused Chamber of trying to undermine efforts to prevent another financial crisis.

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Lawmakers Say Military Suicides are Reason to Look at Gun Ownership

Thursday, December 13th, 2012 - by Bridget Johnson

"This sensible approach does not attempt to limit an individual’s 2nd amendment rights..."

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Palestinian Fantasy Land

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 - by Jaime Daremblum

The UN statehood vote emboldened Hamas and severely damaged the peace process. (You can read this article in Spanish here.)

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How Realistic Are Golden Spike’s Plans?

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 - by Rand Simberg

The company's proposed lunar mission will depend on whether investors have confidence in its plans.

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