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‘It’s Obama II’: Nuclear Option Button Pushed for Nominees, but Obama Talks Legislative Agenda Too

Thursday, November 21st, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

One of three Democratic voices standing up to rules change was Levin: "Today, we once again are moving down a destructive path."

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Obama’s Poll Panic

Thursday, November 21st, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

The president's numbers are in free fall with no glimpse of the bottom yet.

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Faith-Based IPCC Turns Science into Sin

Thursday, November 21st, 2013 - by Rich Trzupek

Performing excommunications for the sin of challenging the royal astronomer.

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House Votes to Aid Drilling in Weeklong GOP Offensive on Obama’s Energy Policy

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

President vows to veto bill which would automatically approve permit applications that Interior shoves to back burner.

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‘Putinomics’ Has the Russian Economy in a Tailspin

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 - by

The days of Vladimir Putin strutting about the world stage boasting of his economic achievements have come to an end.

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The LAPD Heads to the Supreme Court

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 - by Jack Dunphy

“Was there any indication,” Justice Ginsberg asked, "why the police didn’t get a warrant?"

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Even After Obama’s Lobbying, Key Dems Say No to Easing Iran Sanctions

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Obama says "opening up the spigot a little bit" for the Islamic Republic is "a test that is worth conducting." Schumer, Menendez aren't buying it.

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Courts Order Black Lawyers for Black Clients

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013 - by Ian Smith

Should race-obsessed judges be allowed to pursue affirmative action policies by stealth?

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Congress Told That NSA Can’t Count Number of Americans in Its Data Grab

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

Intelligence community officials warn against throwing off balance between transparency and national security.

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President Obama’s Historic Gettysburg Slight

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013 - by Rick Moran

An incomprehensible snub. Related: VIDEO — Sen. Ted Cruz, on the Gettysburg Address

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Obama Tries to Hang on to Dems to Avoid Tougher Iran Sanctions

Monday, November 18th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Members of the caucus are poised to fall away from the president over nuclear negotiations even more than they broke over the Obamacare rollout.

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3 Lessons from Obamacare’s Failed Rollout

Monday, November 18th, 2013 - by Tom Blumer

In this administration, they're destined to go unlearned. Related: Tom Brokaw Mystified by Obamacare’s Chaotic Rollout

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GAO Underlines Flaws in TSA’s Behavior Screening Program

Monday, November 18th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

TSA chief argues against defunding: "I don't want to take away a layer of security that may identify the next putative terrorist."

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PJTV’s Instavision on The Frackers: How Hydraulic Fracturing Created a Revolution in Energy (Video)

Sunday, November 17th, 2013 - by PJTV

Just a few years ago, gas prices were skyrocketing, but now they’re comparatively cheap and oil is plentiful. What happened? It was an American success story — hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking. Watch Glenn Reynolds of Instapundit.com interview Gregory Zuckerman, author of The Frackers, about the benefits of hydraulic fracturing.

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

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Slicing Sequestration: Can the GOP Abolish Cuts Without Political Consequence?

Sunday, November 17th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

With a Dec. 13 deadline, budget conferees need to figure out how to replace the revenue -- or whether to replace sequestration at all.

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Legislators Scramble to Postpone Flood Insurance Rate Increase They Triggered

Saturday, November 16th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

The Obamacare of natural disasters: Legislators blame FEMA and say they never meant to hit homeowners so extremely.

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39 Dems Fall Away Even After Obama’s ‘Fix’ to Sway Vote

Friday, November 15th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Pelosi rails against Upton bill: "The stories are so glorious and so beautiful about what a difference the Affordable Care Act has made to families."

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‘This Is What Terror Is’: Administration Slammed for Brushing Off Religious Root of Boko Haram Threat

Friday, November 15th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Chilling testimony: "They asked me, 'Are you ready to die as a Christian?' and I told them, 'I am ready,' but before I closed my mouth, they have fired."

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Will Tomorrow’s Medical Innovations Be There When You Need Them?

Thursday, November 14th, 2013 - by Paul Hsieh

We must protect the freedoms necessary for the advancement of medical technology.

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Congress Aims to Rein in Patent Trolls

Thursday, November 14th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

"Everyone from independent inventors, to start-ups, to mid and large sized businesses face this constant threat."

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To Stay with Obama or Not? Faced with Fix, Some Dems Still Vow Legislative Action

Thursday, November 14th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

Hagan says the yearlong extension doesn't go far enough; Begich supports letting people keep their plans permanently. Harkin thinks Obama caved.

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Is EPA Trying to Skew Climate Change Study for the Obama Administration?

Thursday, November 14th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

“When governments can weigh in and request alterations to a scientific analysis, the message is clear."

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Blindsided by the Obvious: Figuring Out Insurance Under Obama

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013 - by Patrick Richardson

A tale of woe from the frontlines of the Affordable Care Act.

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DHS Nominee Faces Potential Hold Over Border Security

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013 - by Bill Straub

Jeh Johnson grilled by senators as critics maintain the lawyer and Democratic Party activist doesn’t carry the credentials for the job.

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Should Republicans Help Democrats Fix Obamacare?

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013 - by Rick Moran

The GOP can't remain on the sidelines while the country burns.

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