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Senators Push Financial Literacy Education for Kids

Sunday, June 16th, 2013 - by Tricia McCarter-Joseph

Franken: Can't we just work this into existing curriculum?

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Why Does the Government Hate Conservatives?

Sunday, June 16th, 2013 - by Frank J. Fleming

How did we think they'd react when we threatened to tear down all they know over some concept they've never even heard of — math?

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‬U.S. Responds to the Prospect of Regime Victory in Syria‬

Sunday, June 16th, 2013 - by Jonathan Spyer

A victory for the Assad/Iran/Hizballah/Russia side in the Syrian civil war would represent a strategic disaster for the U.S. and the West in the region. ‬

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Marco Rubio: Dumb as a Post? Or Clever as a Fox?

Saturday, June 15th, 2013 - by Rick Moran

Does the Florida senator know something the rest of us don't?

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Stop the Farm Bill: FDR’s Socialist Structure Still Violating Farmers

Saturday, June 15th, 2013 - by Hans A. von Spakovsky

The government still arbitrarily confiscates crops, and the massive bill does not address this.

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Crony Environmentalism: Insurance Firms Exploit Climate Fears to Raise Rates

Saturday, June 15th, 2013 - by Dr. Tim Ball and Tom Harris

If your rates have gone up, ask if your provider is factoring “climate change” into your bill.

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‘This Is Not the King’s Army’: House OKs War Powers Scolding

Friday, June 14th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

"There has been a constant drift of constitutional interpretation in Washington, and that drift has only gone in one direction."

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PJM at the Congressional Baseball Game: Dems Trounce Republicans 22-0

Friday, June 14th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

GOP rep: "The Capitol is actually too much like the field with one team against the other and lined up in different spots."

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The Sheep Look Up

Friday, June 14th, 2013 - by J.R. Dunn

The nightmare of political modernism.

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Does Austerity Work? Senate Panel Discusses the Impact of Deficit-Reduction Policies

Friday, June 14th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

Larry Summers, a potential frontrunner for Federal Reserve chairman, argues for the administration.

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Can a Gang Truce Help Save Honduras?

Friday, June 14th, 2013 - by Jaime Daremblum

It’s not a long-term solution to rampant drug violence, but it could provide short-term relief.

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Shuffle Subtext at the CIA: Connecting the Points of Scandals and Agenda

Friday, June 14th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Is Obama moving a loyalist next to Brennan to mold the agency back to pre-9/11 policy or is he trying to wipe his slate of scandals?

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Senator Moran: ‘IRS Committed Felony’

Friday, June 14th, 2013 - by Patrick Richardson

The Kansas Republican says he has waited weeks for Treasury Secretary Jack Lew to answer his questions.

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Liberty vs. Security: A False Choice?

Thursday, June 13th, 2013 - by Abraham H. Miller

The U.S. has violated the law for security many times. Were we ever safer?

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Battleground Syria: Saudi Arabia/Qatar Rivalry Shakes Rebels

Thursday, June 13th, 2013 - by Jonathan Spyer

As the West weighs involvement, the Saudis replace foe Qatar as the rebels' primary backer.

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Video: Consent of the Governed

Thursday, June 13th, 2013 - by Allen B. West

Obama's incessant scandals and disregard of individual liberty are reminders that we've forgotten the purpose of the Declaration of Independence.

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Glenn Greenwald and the Anti-American Conspiratorial Tradition

Thursday, June 13th, 2013 - by Adam Levick

The Guardian columnist embraces a brand of "anti-imperialism" informed by a palpable loathing of America.

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Essential Liberty: They Came for Your Guns

Thursday, June 13th, 2013 - by Howard Nemerov

“I have NO confidence whatsoever that some sort of gun registry doesn't already exist, in light of the NSA revelation, IRS revelation, AP wiretap revelation, etc.” — Rob Olive, author of Essential Liberty.

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NSA Still Figuring Out How Many Attacks Have Been Stopped by Phone Records

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Agency director to critical senators: "I do think what we're doing does protect American civil liberties and privacy."

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Paul Embracing Role as ‘Conduit’ to Try to Forge Immigration Agreement

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

“I’m all for immigration reform. But I don’t want to vote ‘yes’ and then find out in 10 years that everybody is pointing a finger at me."

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Senate Immigration Debate Begins with GOP Amendment Fight

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

Reid calls Cornyn effort to rewrite chunks of the bill “a poison pill” intended to undermine the legislation.

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‘Model’ Muslim State Turkey Accelerates Towards Tyranny

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013 - by Ozgur Yilmaz

Erdogan is wrapping up his "long con."

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American Subversion: From Communism to Islam

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013 - by Andrew G. Bostom

A review of historian Diana West’s American Betrayal: The Secret Assault on America’s Character.

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Hefty GOP Support Moves Immigration Bill Over Procedural Hurdle

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

Senate bill faces cloudy future in upper chamber and Republican-controlled House.

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Cool Reception on Hill for ATF Nominee Accused of Imposing ‘Climate of Fear’

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

B. Todd Jones says he was "agent of change" after Fast and Furious; Grassley says "serious charges" require more scrutiny.

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