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Obama’s Impassioned Gitmo Slam Doesn’t Match Administration’s History

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Even a key human rights group called out the president for trying to pin the blame for his unfulfilled 2007 promise on Congress.

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A New Transportation Secretary to Push an Old Obama Favorite: Infrastructure Spending

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 - by Fallon Forbush

The administration has often found ways to work around Congress to get money it seeks for transportation projects.

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Is the Media Making Too Much of Jason Collins Coming Out as Gay?

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 - by The Editors

Tell us what you think in the comments section.

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Justice Department Failure: Suit Filed Over DOJ Refusal to Clean Up Voter Rolls

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 - by Hans A. von Spakovsky

Two Mississippi counties have more eligible voters than residents.

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Sharon Stone: America ‘Not Leading in Almost Anything Anymore’

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"I think President Obama is doing a good job and I think he's done a great job on so many issues."

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Yet Another Bitter GDP Disappointment

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 - by Tom Blumer

Visible to everyone except for the White House and a pair of AP reporters.

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Past 4 Years: VA Budget Up 40 Percent, Yearlong Pending Claims Up 2,000 Percent

Monday, April 29th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Two-thirds of Senate implores Obama to take "direct action and involvement" to free 600,000 veterans from morass.

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Gingrich: ‘Terrible, Terrible Mistake’ to Read Bombing Suspect Miranda Rights

Monday, April 29th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Former House speaker: Tsarnaev is part of a "national security" investigation, not a criminal one.

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Dems Want More Anti-Sequestration Deals After FAA Save

Monday, April 29th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

Some opposed congressional agreement on air traffic controllers because it did not repeal Head Start cuts.

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White House Correspondents’ Dinner: Celebs on Getting Rid of Guns

Monday, April 29th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Tracy Morgan: "I mean, if we could get guns under control, if we could get rid of them, I'm with all of that."

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Congress Seeks to Head Off UN Interference in Internet Governance

Monday, April 29th, 2013 - by Rick Moran

Not a takeover. A gigantic, unmanageable bureaucratic screw-up.

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Guns: The ‘Great Equalizer’ for Women

Monday, April 29th, 2013 - by Patrick Richardson

Two pro-gun women explain their love of shooting and the Second Amendment.

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Scuttling of Cantor Bill Reveals GOP Split on Healthcare

Sunday, April 28th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

House conservative: "We’re shifting money from one part of Obamacare we don’t support to another part of Obamacare we don’t support."

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Martha Stewart: Let Each State Determine Its Own Online Sales Tax System

Saturday, April 27th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Harry Reid said this week that Internet sales tax is not a "meaningful" issue to Americans.

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The Most Effective, Logical Solution: Arming School Staff

Saturday, April 27th, 2013 - by Mike McDaniel

No other proposal is economically feasible ... or provides better safety.

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Royce: Time to Review Administration-Picked Review Board that Found No Benghazi Conspiracy

Friday, April 26th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

The week's five-committee offensive over a consulate attack cover-up is only getting hotter.

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Unusual Team of Leahy and Lee Push Privacy Protection for Email

Friday, April 26th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

Utah GOP Sen. Lee said the legislation is “essential to protecting Fourth Amendment rights and the interests of American citizens.”

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Florida Tea Party Rep on Boston Bombing: FBI ‘Did a Great Job’

Friday, April 26th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Agrees with Obama administration decision to not designate Dzhokhar Tsarnaev as an enemy combatant.

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Will Obama Tolerate Syria’s Sarin Gas Terror?

Friday, April 26th, 2013 - by Jonathan Spyer

Doing nothing will tell totalitarians that the word of America means nothing. Related: Obama: Yeah, My Syria Red Line is Still in Effect, But…

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Obama Continues Universal Preschool Push in Budget

Friday, April 26th, 2013 - by Tricia McCarter-Joseph

The $71 billion request covers across-the-board increases to finance early learning, K-12 improvements, high school retention and career readiness.

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Red States Prop Up Obama’s Weak Economy

Friday, April 26th, 2013 - by Tom Blumer

Job growth is far weaker than advertised in many blue states.

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White House Wants Syria ‘Red Line’ to Be Determined by UN

Thursday, April 25th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Despite that body's schooling on what a red line means, lawmakers are livid about the message Obama's sending.

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Coast Guard Warns Budget Shift Opens U.S. to More Smugglers

Thursday, April 25th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

They're “growing smarter, bolder and they’re taking greater risk and increasing danger to our homeland.”

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Simpson-Bowles, the Sequel: Lawmakers Get Lowdown on New Deficit Reduction Plan

Thursday, April 25th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

Something for each side to loathe: $740 billion in increased revenue over the next decade and a higher eligibility age for Medicare.

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Now, a French Spring?

Thursday, April 25th, 2013 - by Michel Gurfinkiel

Is France poised for a revolution?

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