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Senate Seeks to Advance Medicare Payment System Reform

Thursday, May 16th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

A long-term solution to the "doc fix"?

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Latin America’s Free-Trade Champions

Thursday, May 16th, 2013 - by Jaime Daremblum

What Brazil (and the Obama administration) can learn from Chile, Colombia, Mexico, and Peru.

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The Mystery of the Missing Crime Data

Thursday, May 16th, 2013 - by Howard Nemerov

Corporate media spins "news" of declining criminal use of firearms to hide the truth.

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Holder on the ‘Ongoing Matter About Which I Know Nothing’

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

At hearing today: "I've just been given a note that we have in fact confirmed that the deputy was the one who authorized the subpoena."

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Making a Request for a Date Could Be a Federal Crime

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013 - by Hans A. von Spakovsky

Under a new rule proposed for colleges, the most trivial conduct could be considered sexual harassment.

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While Scandals Grow, Immigration Bill Coasts Under Radar

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

House conservatives alarmed: “When we ignore the rule of law we become like the country many immigrants are fleeing," Gohmert said.

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Immigrating to America Is Not an Entitlement

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013 - by Ying Ma

Immigration law may be broken but you don't fix it by rewarding law breakers.

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The Party Line on the IRS Scandal: Justifiable Harassment

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013 - by Rick Moran

The IRS was just doing its job?

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That Nineties Show

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013 - by Rand Simberg

It’s a bad rerun of a show that was awful the first time, and yet ran far too long.

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The Monsters that Walk Among Us

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013 - by Jack Dunphy

If you sat next to Ariel Castro in a movie theater, you would never guess how evil he was.

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Dems May Not Be So Willing to Back White House in IRS Scandal

Monday, May 13th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Some early indications from Capitol Hill even before news broke of the Justice Department actions that have mortified free-press advocates.

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GUILTY: Gosnell Case, State Restrictions Put Abortion Policy Front and Center

Monday, May 13th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

BREAKING: Gosnell faces the death penalty as he's convicted on three first-degree murder charges in the deaths of babies born alive.

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Georgia Rep. Price: Obama Oversight Is ‘Laborious, Time-Consuming’ for Congress

Monday, May 13th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Lawmakers sound off to PJM about Benghazi and Susan Rice's "cock-and-bull" talking points.

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On the Arrested Development of the Left

Monday, May 13th, 2013 - by David Solway

The child is father of the man.

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GOP’s Turn to Make Dems Wait as Budget Conference Committee Stalled

Monday, May 13th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

With light years between Ryan's House budget and Murray's Senate budget, Reid pressures Republicans for meetings unlikely to yield agreement.

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McCain: Prince Harry Probably a Better Pilot Because He Didn’t Get Shot Down

Sunday, May 12th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Senator and prince discuss land mines on Capitol Hill.

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Second-Term Battle Lines Drawn in ‘War on Coal’

Sunday, May 12th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

McConnell: “This EPA has turned the coal permitting process into an illegitimate, back-door means to shut down coal mines permanently."

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A Case for Impeachment? Not Even Close

Saturday, May 11th, 2013 - by Rick Moran

What is driving the right to emulate the worst tactics of the left?

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Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT): Credentialed, Not Educated

Saturday, May 11th, 2013 - by Clayton E. Cramer

Despite his law degree, an MSNBC appearance revealed him ignorant of two elements of the Constitution.

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Amendment-Palooza: Judiciary Plows Through First 32 of Immigration Bill

Friday, May 10th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

Grassley: "Alliances seem to have been made to ensure that nothing passed that would make substantial changes and improvements to the bill."

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ObamaCare’s 30-Hour Work Week: Fulfilling a Longtime Leftist Dream?

Friday, May 10th, 2013 - by Tom Blumer

Is it a backdoor move towards a drastic nationwide work-week reduction?

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Lieberman Back on Hill to Warn of ‘Rapidly Spreading’ Islamist Threat

Thursday, May 9th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

In first hearing on Boston bombings, former senator says "it was possible to have prevented" attack and questions why mosque that says it threw out Tamerlan Tsarnaev didn't report him.

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Should Congress Convene a Select Committee on Benghazi?

Thursday, May 9th, 2013 - by The Editors

Four Americans are dead and there are many questions about what happened that night that still need to be answered.

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Can the Pros of Domestic Drones Outweigh the Pitfalls?

Thursday, May 9th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

They're the unmanned aerial vehicles that inspired the filibuster of the year, but some say they could drive economic growth.

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Video: The Duplicitous Hypocrisy of the Left

Thursday, May 9th, 2013 - by Allen B. West

How is it that there is no outrage when a state party chairman calls for the female governor to be “sent back to wherever the hell she came from”?

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