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Obama Warns of ‘Costs’ for Russian Invasion While Lawmakers Jump on Reset Gone Awry

Friday, February 28th, 2014 - by Bridget Johnson

Congress members chime in with punitive measures while House Intelligence chairman warns that Russia has gained control of the Crimean peninsula.

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Tea Party Warns of ‘Permanent Damage’ from Proposed IRS Rules

Friday, February 28th, 2014 - by Bill Straub

Regulations would prohibit 501(c)(4)s from involving themselves in get-out-the-vote drives or printing voters’ guides.

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Kerry: Russia Actually ‘Concerned’ About Pro-Russia Takeovers, ‘Previously Scheduled’ Military Buildup

Thursday, February 27th, 2014 - by Bridget Johnson

And the mark of an illegitimate leader? The fact that Yanukovych hasn't returned Biden's latest phone call.

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New IRS Rules Called ‘Campaign Finance Regulation Disguised as Tax Regulation’

Thursday, February 27th, 2014 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

“The president didn’t need a telephone, he had a megaphone."

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PJ Media Symposium: Will Ted Cruz Be a Plus or Minus for Republicans in the Midterm Elections?

Thursday, February 27th, 2014 - by PJ Editors

Find out what our columnists think about the Texas senator's campaign against establishment Republicans.

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Justice Department Accused of Stymying IRS Investigation

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 - by Bill Straub

Nine months after Holder announced he was opening an investigation, neither the FBI nor the Justice Department has interviewed the victims.

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Vitter Accuses Inspector General of Providing Cover for EPA in Investigation

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 - by Bill Straub

“Remarkably, in conducting its investigation of EPA email practices, the OIG never examined, in any way, actual staff emails."

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Destructive Missions, Partially Accomplished

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Emboldened statists have already done serious damage.

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PJTV’s Trifecta: Lego Politics: Assemble the Perfect Candidate for 2016 (Video)

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 - by PJTV

In this three part series, featuring Bill Whittle, Scott Ott, and sitting in for the vacationing Stephen Green, Tammy Bruce, Trifecta assembles the next president of the United States using nothing but Legos and inspiration from The Lego Movie. Hear about the backstory, character and attitude of the next Lego-constructed leader of the free world.

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

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Black Senators Past and Present Challenge All to Aim High at Scott Event

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

Booker: “We prove worthy of the privileges that we have not by paying anything back, but by paying it forward."

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White House Vows to Kill Bill That Would Block New IRS 501(c)(4) Rules

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 - by Bridget Johnson

OMB says bill "could prevent the IRS from administering the tax code more effectively" when it comes to previously targeted groups.

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The Stakes in Ukraine

Monday, February 24th, 2014 - by Robert Zubrin

Putin's "Eurasionist" dreams threaten us all.

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What Options Do Republicans Have to Counter Obama’s Pen?

Monday, February 24th, 2014 - by Bill Straub

Emboldened by his "Year of Action" promise, the president is signing away.

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Pentagon Budget Cuts Army to Pre-WWII Strength Despite ‘More Volatile’ World

Monday, February 24th, 2014 - by Bridget Johnson

Hagel says plan follows Obama's drawdown and realignment aims for a "modern" force that's ready for one war at a time.

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How Privacy Became Illegal

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 - by Amy Peikoff

Olmstead v. United States led us to the era of Snowden.

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E.J. Dionne’s ‘Stand Your Ground’ Fantasies

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 - by Howard Nemerov

Junk science and hyperbole from the Washington Post writer.

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White House Takes Credit for Ukraine Deal

Friday, February 21st, 2014 - by Bridget Johnson

"Almost every time the vice president was calling, it was a moment of decisive choice for President Yanukovych," an administration official said of Biden's nine calls since November.

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Can Democrats Neutralize Obamacare?

Friday, February 21st, 2014 - by Rich Baehr

The strategy is fraught with risk. More: Democrat Senator: ‘I Will Vote’ to Repeal Obamacare

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‘No Christian Is Exempt’: Persecution Worldwide Still Rampant, Congress Told

Thursday, February 20th, 2014 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

One reason Christians are increasingly persecuted is that Christianity is expanding in countries that lack religious freedom.

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Historians Begin to Gild Obama’s Reputation

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 - by John Rosenberg

Getting an early start on the "legacy" game.

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Coal Regulations Could Hike Energy Costs as Much as 80 Percent

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 - by Bill Straub

A lump of coal for communities: Second-generation technologies to bring the price down aren’t expected to be available until 2022 at the earliest.

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PJTV’s Trifecta: America’s New Normals: Politicians Weaponizing the Federal Government (Video)

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 - by PJTV

PJTV’s Trifecta continues its investigation into new normals by looking at American politics. Is the weaponization of the IRS a new political trend? Will politicians continue to use the federal government to intimidate the press and its perceived enemies? Find out.

PJTV subscribers, click here to watch. An embeddable version of the above clip is available on YouTube.

Part one of this series on jobless recoveries is available on YouTube by clicking here. The final part of this tripartite Trifecta is available here for PJTV members only.

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Nebraska Court Ruling Gives Obama an Out on Keystone XL

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 - by Bridget Johnson

Ruling on lawsuit that gives the administration an excuse to delay decision comes just weeks after pipeline's positive environmental review.

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Ted Cruz: Working for America? Or for Himself?

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 - by The Editors

Is it possible for a politician's personal goals to be the same as the national interest?

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Washington’s Pack of Pretenders

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Preserving and expanding the government's (and their) power.

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