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Becket Adams Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., on Friday scheduled a Sept. washingtonexaminer.com/blogs/beltway-confidential

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"I think the president said it wasn’t feasible to do this."

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The American Spectator

Libya's Not Dead Yet

Libya's post-intervention history has been so bleak that it is being compared to Iraq and cited as proof that American interventions make things worse. But that is probably a hasty judgment. The current situation in Libya is tough to explain in one paragraph, but here it goes: the parliament is mak

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Perhaps the most influential anti-immigration think-tank in the United States is the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS). Their analysis of the Protect the Southwest Border Act of 2014 (H.R. 5230) is making its way around the Internet with everyone from National Review to commenters on these pages

1 Aug 2014, 3:31 am

There was never any doubt that, for Hamas, continued violence in Gaza was the real path to victory. A mere 90 minutes into a three day ceasefire, as Israeli forces moved to destroy a tunnel—an activity permitted by the truce—Hamas militants emerged from the tunnel and engaged. Two soldi

1 Aug 2014, 3:00 am

Conservative and liberal media alike were all atwitter with Thursday’s midday news that the House of Representatives was going on its summer recess without passing a border-related bill because Republicans did not have the votes to pass it. The left was particularly pleased in the apparent in

The Federalist

Three Reasons Eric Cantor Quit Early

Hint: "generosity" isn't one of the reasons why Cantor plans to quit early.

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While it's good news that the economy added more jobs last month, the unemployment rate picture is still worse than it looks due to labor force dropouts.
The terrorists controlling Iraq are torturing women and systematically eliminating its Christian minority. Does anyone care?
Part three of a series: It's too hard to govern ourselves, but too oppressive to live under the administrative state. Is this situation inevitable?

The Washington Free Beacon

Chinese Government Website Confirms New Multi-Warhead ICBM

A Chinese provincial government website has disclosed the first official images of China’s newest and largest intercontinental missile—the multi-warhead DF-41, which is capable of striking the United States. Official confirmation of the new multi-warhead missile was touted by state-run

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David Bonderman, who has contributed millions of dollars to Democratic candidates and groups, remains on the advisory board of a Russian state-owned investment firm despite the economic sanctions placed by the United States on Russia this week, according to the Wall Street Journal.
The Senate unanimously passed an extension to the U.S. visa program for at-risk Afghan translators who worked alongside U.S. troops on Friday, shortly after the number of available visas ran out and hours before Congress was set to leave for summer break. The move to authorize an additional 1,000 v

Big Government

New ISIS Magazine Takes Aim at McCain, Promotes Stoning, Mass Executions

The Islamic terrorist group known as the "Islamic State in Iraq and Syria" (ISIS) is making itself more visible in the West now. Newsweek is reporting Pro-ISIS demonstrators calling for “death to Jews” in the Netherlands.  German news outlets reported ISIS supporters in Saarbrucke

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Omar al-Shishani, a Chechen leader of the terrorist group Islamic State, appeared prominently in a recently released propaganda video touring a children's terrorist training camp run by the group. The video indicates that the military strategist does not fear being seen publicly. The kids, who ap
On September 28, 2011, President Barack Obama participated in an "Open for Questions" roundtable with reporters from  Yahoo!, MSN Latino, AOL Latino and HuffPost LatinoVoices.  A Obama told the reporters who pushed him on taking executive action on immigration reform “we live in a
In his mid-show monologue on Friday’s broadcast of Fox News Channel’s “The Five,” co-host Greg Gutfeld criticized President Barack Obama for his Thursday call for his political opponents to “stop hating.” According to Gutfeld, the line did not rise to a level th

American Thinker

Bloomberg and Buffett's 'Everytown for Gun Safety' Proves Why People Need Guns

Anti-gun crusaders' video sends the unintended message that gun control laws like those in Mr. Bloomberg's city, and Governor Cuomo's state, facilitate and enable domestic violence

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1 Aug 2014, 12:00 am

Rampant cronyism is one of the most insidious outgrowths of a government gone wild,
The Spanish Government and Parliament in an extraordinary move in June 2014 agreed to correct the “historic mistake”of expelling the Jews in 1492. Unfortunately, anti-Semitism is rapidly rising in Spain.
Does America lose by Republicans vowing not to impeach?

Heritage Foundation

Pressure on Obamacare Agency to Ready HealthCare.gov for More Enrollees

With three months to go before HealthCare.gov opens again for business to Americans seeking insurance through Obamacare, congressional investigators and government accountants are sounding the... Read More The post Pressure on Obamacare Agency to Ready HealthCare.gov for More Enrollees appeared fir

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President Obama today on his support for reauthorizing the Export-Import Bank: “We will lose business. And we will lose jobs if we don’t pass it.”... Read More The post Obama Totally Flip-Flopped On This Issue appeared first on Daily Signal.
MADISON, Wis.—After three years of legal battles, the war for Gov. Scott Walker’s cornerstone public-sector collective bargaining reforms ended Thursday with the state Supreme Court... Read More The post Wisconsin Supreme Court Upholds Scott Walker’s Labor Reforms appeared first o
Homeland Security agents raided a North Carolina couple’s property and seized their $60,000 Land Rover Defender, claiming it violated EPA emissions standards. Jennifer Brinkley said... Read More The post Federal Agents Storm Couple’s Property, Seize $60,000 Car for Violating Emissions S


Hollywood Plays Around With Virginity

Today virginity isn't a virtue but a burden. Chastity is a freak show and anyone who chooses to keep it is a carnival barker. In today's entertainment world, weirdos -- especially sexual weirdos -- drive a juicy plot, so virgins are in vogue, as a target or merely as an anthropological curiosity.

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Maybe it’s just a coincidence that somebody like Jesse Ventura is also a major fan of Fidel Castro and Che Guevara? (Or claims to be for the publicity value among the “hip”?)

1 Aug 2014, 2:00 pm

The innocent American could only read the headlines and shake his head sorrowfully at the continuing carnage in Gaza -- a pillar of fire by night and a cloud of smoke by day. How did this happen again? Simple: Hamas renewed its indiscriminate attacks on Israel through overhead rockets, underground t

31 Jul 2014, 11:01 pm

According to Rep. Luis Gutierrez, Obama intends "to act broadly and generously" on behalf of the "millions and millions" of illegal immigrants in the United States today.

The Corner

The Border Bill

Here is the take of one immigration hawk who’s been following it closely, via e-mail: I think this deal is a net winner for us. At the beginning of the week, they were going to leave town without even mentioning the president’s planned unilateral amnesty. Now, after the public burned

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El Rancho Verde Unified School District will stop requiring its high-school students to take geography and instead require them to take a class on diversity and inclusion. ERUSD president Aurora Villon said the class is necessary because minority students “need to feel validated.”
Senator Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) pushed members of Congress to increase sanctions against Venezuelan officials and cronies for the country’s widespread human-rights violations amid the “complete erosion of democracy.” While Rubio commended the current sanctions, namely visa restrict
After the successful expansion of National Review Institute’s Regional Fellows program to New York City earlier this year, it is growing again. In September, we will launch the NRI Dallas Fellows using the same model as our New York and Washington programs. We are looking for 20 mid-career p

Red State

BREAKING: House GOP Pull Their Immigration Bill

House Republican leaders do not have the votes to fund Barack Obama’s amnesty/immigration plan. So they pulled it. The House leaders are thus far insistent they will not close the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. They would rather be embarrassed in their failure to do an

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Wait, what? The post Democrat in Ohio-GOV losing ground among people who… know who he is? appeared first on RedState.
Progressives are language manipulation masters. Their arguments for or against an issue are designed to corner you with words created to make the ill-prepared and/or the simple-minded retreat from the argument. And they love to play victim and scream about their rights being violated if you do not
On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Erick Erickson to discuss next weekend's RedState Gathering in Texas, why you should attend and who will be speaking. The post Erick Erickson with a Preview of the RedState Gathering appeared first on RedState.