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Cummings to PJM: ‘I Don’t See a Comparison at All’ to Watergate

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"In that instance, you had the president and it’s recorded, saying, telling them to go after, that's not the case here."

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What a Difference a Scandal Switch Makes: Oversight Dems on Fire vs. ex-IRS Chief

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Warning of a special prosecutor, hard grilling over the target list, threatening there will be "hell to pay": Will the comity last?

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West Point Blank: Oklahoma Tornado a Sobering Moment for the Nation

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 - by Allen B. West

We can never understand the wanton destruction that Mother Nature can unleash upon us at a moment's notice. But what about the source of manmade disasters?

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Is Obama the Latest Teflon Man?

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

The president's approval numbers remain basically unchanged despite the scandals.

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Is Obamacare’s Fatal Flaw Taking Effect?

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 - by Paul Hsieh

The healthy must subsidize the sick, and the healthy are opting out. (Also read Stephen Green's "Your Obamacare Fail of the Day")

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Immigration Bill Heads to Senate Floor

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Judiciary Committee passes behemoth bill 13-5 after working through hundreds of amendments; opponents say fight is not over.

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VIDEO: Protest Outside of IRS Headquarters in D.C.

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Activists divided on the idea of impeachment. More:  Howard Fineman: White House Not Doing Itself Any Favors with IRS Scandal

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Chaffetz Clarifies Impeachment Call to PJM: ‘We’re Not to That Point Yet’

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Utah Republican says impeachment is “not the goal" but he's not "taking it off the table."

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Perez Nomination Inches Forward, But Senate Is the Real Hurdle

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

Republicans have criticized Perez for making decisions guided by left-wing ideology as the head of the DOJ's civil rights division.

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The Liberals’ Benghazi Stupidity

Monday, May 20th, 2013 - by Allen B. West

Why was Ambassador Chris Stevens even there that day?

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Dems Who Do Campaign Time Get Prime State Department Spots

Monday, May 20th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Latest is a longtime Democratic operative tasked with battling anti-Semitism who's spent years battling the Republican Jewish Coalition.

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Universal Background Checks: Shouldn’t We Review the Statistics?

Monday, May 20th, 2013 - by Clayton E. Cramer

At least 13 states have enacted them, with no effect on murder rate.

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Chances Rise for Extension of Federal Helium Reserve

Monday, May 20th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

After an auction, remaining reserves will be solely for use of the government while corporations hunt for what they need on the private market.

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Scott Pelley’s POS (Particularly Odious Speech)

Monday, May 20th, 2013 - by Tom Blumer

Blaming the faster — and on balance, superior — messengers, while absolving himself.

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Obama, the Betrayer

Sunday, May 19th, 2013 - by Jean Kaufman

Democrats discovering what the right has known about Obama since the beginning.

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‘British Tea Party’ Makes Big Gains in UK Election

Sunday, May 19th, 2013 - by Mike McNally

Will the UK Independence Party pull the Tories to the right, or fracture the nation’s conservatives?

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Islam Vs. Islamism: A Case for Wishful Thinkers

Saturday, May 18th, 2013 - by Walid Shoebat

A rebuttal to Daniel Pipes' Washington Times op-ed on the question of "moderate Islam."

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Farm Bill Irks Conservatives with Food Stamp Allocations

Saturday, May 18th, 2013 - by Fallon Forbush

Heritage: “The Farm Bill is like Christmastime for central planners … it’s a nightmare for anyone with free market principles."

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Durbin Asked IRS’ Shulman to Probe ‘Several’ Conservative 501(c)(4) Groups in 2010

Friday, May 17th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Democrats' background on the issue underscores their interest in turning the current scandal into a campaign finance narrative.

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A Culture of Intimidation

Friday, May 17th, 2013 - by Rand Simberg

If Barack Obama didn’t directly order the harassment of his political enemies, he certainly encouraged it.

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The Fourth Scandal: GOPs Accuse Sebelius of Obamacare ‘Shakedown’

Friday, May 17th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

Illegal, unethical, or no big deal? HHS secretary has been soliciting donations from healthcare companies to fund a private organization promoting PPACA.

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What Did the President Know About the IRS Scandal and When Did He Know It?

Friday, May 17th, 2013 - by Rick Moran

Somewhere, Howard Baker is smiling.

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At The Brink: Dr. John Lott Defines America’s Calamity

Friday, May 17th, 2013 - by Clayton E. Cramer

The More Guns, Less Crime author is back, with harrowing statistics.

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Rep. Roe on Scandals to PJM: Jay Carney Like Baghdad Bob

Thursday, May 16th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Congressman warns IRS is going to "delve" into your medical information under Obamacare.

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A Tie of Two Scandals: Benghazi and the AP Phone Records

Thursday, May 16th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Denials of terror threat preceded the AP's bomb plot story; said one congressman in May 2012, "This is the funny season, this time of year."

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