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Fracking England: Drillers, Protesters in High-Stakes Showdown

Friday, August 23rd, 2013 - by Mike McNally

Does Cameron have the mettle to halt the greens?

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China After the Bo Xilai Trial

Friday, August 23rd, 2013 - by Gordon G. Chang

Outcome of "trial of the century" involving China's most charismatic and ambitious official will reveal Beijing’s balance of power.

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Putin Is the Victor in Egypt as Obama Stumbles

Friday, August 23rd, 2013 - by Abraham H. Miller

The Russian strongman skips into the great power vacuum that Obama left for him.

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Glenn Reynolds Meets The Great One: Mark Levin on Restoring the Constitutional Republic (Video)

Friday, August 23rd, 2013 - by PJTV

Levin discusses his new book, The Liberty Amendments: Restoring the American Republic.

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Is America Inching Toward a Police State?

Friday, August 23rd, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

Stronger police forces and a more robust surveillance apparatus are blurring the lines between law enforcement and military.

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Filner and Weiner: Victims of Unreasonable Standards of Behavior

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013 - by Frank J. Fleming

Based on their personal lives and work performance, I've always just assumed there are three or four serial killers in Congress. Related: Obligatory 'Filner Is Resigning' Post

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Keystone XL Lobbying: Too Important to Fail Again

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013 - by Tom Harris

Pipeline supporters must argue from strength.

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Post-Vacation, Obama Faces Bitterly Divided Washington

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013 - by Bill Straub

Egypt, scandals, the sequester, Obamacare woes, and a choosing a new Fed chairman all loom large.

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The White Elephant in NASA’s Living Room

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013 - by Rand Simberg

The Senate Launch System is a rocket to nowhere.

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Hyperloop, Hyperpolitics: Can Elon Musk’s Idea Bury CA’s Rail Pork Project?

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013 - by Charlie Martin

Elon Musk's high-speed train makes more sense than the other boondoggle, but cronyism is in its way.

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The Lessons of History: Kristallnacht in Egypt

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 - by Hans A. von Spakovsky

To embrace the Muslim Brotherhood is to endorse a direct descendant of the Nazi Party.

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Cardin Touts Obamacare Benefits to Maryland Healthcare Providers

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

Far from the 2010 anti-Obamacare town halls, Dems using recess forums to prop up controversial healthcare law.

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Despite Security Vulnerabilities, Obamacare Exchanges Will Open Oct. 1

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

CMS says it's been fast-tracking fixes noted by inspector general in order to get program moving.

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FACE Act Abuse: Justice Dept. Suit Against Pro-Life Advocate Thrown Out

Monday, August 19th, 2013 - by Hans A. von Spakovsky

Judge: “Speculation piled on top of speculation ... lacks any proof." (Also read J. Christian Adams' coverage of the case.)

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Mediterranean Gas Find: A Chance for U.S. to Break with Turkey

Monday, August 19th, 2013 - by Seth Cropsey

The future lies in Israeli, Cypriot, and Greek cooperation on newly discovered natural gas fields.

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All Barack and No Populist Bite

Sunday, August 18th, 2013 - by Tom Blumer

OFA's impotent "climate change" congressional "events" won't deter unilateral actions against the people's will.

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Russia’s Economy in Steep Decline, Yet U.S. Passes on Chance to Crush Putin

Saturday, August 17th, 2013 - by

Weak enemies allow the dictator to flourish, despite his economic house of cards.

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A Survivor’s Memory, an Ill-Fated Peace Process

Saturday, August 17th, 2013 - by Abraham H. Miller

My cousin, a Holocaust survivor, passed recently. Remember him while the U.S. pressures Israel to negotiate with a Hitler admirer.

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Two Dems Warn NSA Violations Just ‘Tip of a Larger Iceberg’

Friday, August 16th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

But a Republican chairman claims "disclosed documents demonstrate that there was no intentional and willful violation of the law."

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Obama’s Sister: Obamacare a ‘Complicated Law,’ Should Eventually Show ‘Greater Clarity’

Friday, August 16th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

VIDEO: Soetoro-Ng tells PJM that "we will probably see...the impact of the policy in the years to come."

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PJTV’s Afterburner with Bill Whittle: World Gone Mad (Video)

Friday, August 16th, 2013 - by PJTV

President Obama took yet another vacation. This time, Obama used combat aircraft to fly his dog to his luxurious Martha’s Vineyard holiday rental, all while his government, including Attorney General Eric Holder, continues to flout the law. While Obama plays golf, the NSA continues to abuse power. Will Obama’s world gone mad collapse? Bill Whittle gives you the answers.

PJTV subscribers, click here to watch. An embeddable YouTube version is available here.

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From Heli-Drones to Drone Boats: Inside the Drone Expo

Thursday, August 15th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Foreign military officers came to shop at the megaconference, including one country that's perpetually on America's case about drones.

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Will Republicans Blow Their Senate Chances One More Time?

Thursday, August 15th, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

Trouble brewing for GOP incumbents in Georgia and Kentucky.

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PJTV’s Trifecta: Go, Dog Go! The Obama Family Dog Gets Airlifted to Martha’s Vineyard at Taxpayer Expense (Video)

Thursday, August 15th, 2013 - by PJTV

The first dog Bo was flown in a Osprey MV-22 to Martha’s Vineyard to join President Obama’s vacation. This all comes at a time when President Obama blamed the sequester for hurting military veterans. Find out what Bill Whittle, Steve Green and, sitting in for Scott Ott, guest co-hostess Sunny Lohmann think about Bo the airlifted dog on this episode of Trifecta.

PJTV subscribers click here to watch; an embeddable YouTube version is available here.

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States Vie for a Lucrative Chunk of Emerging Drone Industry

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

With the FAA opening airspace to commercial drones in 2015, competitive states use conference to help build case to be testing and development sites.

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