Clinton’s reckless and possibly criminal quest for secrecy

4 Mar 2015, 10:48 pm

(Paul Mirengoff)Hillary Clinton’s private email account, the only email account she used for State Department business, continues to spark commentary on the internet. Attorney Shannen Coffin wonders whether Clinton committed a felony. He points out that federal criminal law makes it a felony w

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4 Mar 2015, 9:41 pm


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Come for the relatively aggressive reporter fact-checking of an administration mouthpiece, stay for the moment when she becomes flustered to ...

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SEOUL – The American ambassador to South Korea was injured in a politically motivated attack by a man wielding a razor on Thursday amid growing anti-U.S. tensions in the country. Mark Lippert, the ambassador, was in stable condition with non-life threatening injuries at a Seoul hospital after

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The American Spectator

Is The NYT Letting Hillary Hang Out to Dry?

What I find most intriguing about the Hillary Clinton e-mail story is that it was broken by The New York Times. If the NYT was vested in getting Hillary elected to the White House would it feature such a story? Of course, the NYT wants a Democrat to succeed Barack Obama, preferably a woman. But Hi

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4 Mar 2015, 4:03 am

I'm a big fan of Dr. Ben Carson as a spokesman for conservative principles. I'm not such a fan of his running for president. But whatever he does, if he intends to be in the public's consciousness and to try to influence public opinion, he needs to be credible. And for those conservatives who want

4 Mar 2015, 3:25 am

Former big league outfielder Alex Johnson passed away on February 28th of cancer. He was 72. A native of Detroit, Johnson signed with the Philadelphia Phillies in 1961 and would debut with the team in 1964. That was the year when the Phillies collapsed in the final two weeks of the season to be ecl
  To get an idea of just how successful Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to Congress yesterday was please take a look at this editorial in Al-Arabiya written by Faisal J. Abbas: It is extremely rare for any reasonable person to ever agree with anything Israeli Prime Minister

The Federalist

Televising Supreme Court Hearings Is A Terrible Idea

The job of the Supreme Court is to weigh the constitutionality of law, not to entertain the masses.

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An investigation of former Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber's corrupt energy deals reveals billionaire Elon Musk was using prison labor to build solar panels for SolarCity.
The question in today’s Supreme Court case, King v. Burwell, is whether laws mean whatever the president wants them to mean.
Today is the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address. Its moral and political clarity points the way for all statesmen to traverse.

The Washington Free Beacon

U.S. Ambassador Injured in Attack

SEOUL – The American ambassador to South Korea was injured in a politically motivated attack by a man wielding a razor on Thursday amid growing anti-U.S. tensions in the country. Mark Lippert, the ambassador, was in stable condition with non-life threatening injuries at a Seoul hospital after

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A former State Department spokesman for Hillary Clinton denied using a private email address to conduct official government business in a lengthy email barrage that began Tuesday night and continued Wednesday.

Big Government

Pope Francis' Disturbing Cuba Activism

On Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced that the United States would be changing its policy toward Cuba, opening a Havana embassy and expanding travel. “Through these changes, we intend to create more opportunities for the American and Cuban people and begin a new chapter among the na

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President Barack Obama revealed his favorite film of the year to People Magazine in an interview released on Wednesday.  Obama named Richard Linklater’s Boyhood his favorite movie of 2014.  “Boyhood was a great movie,” he told People Magazine. “That, I think,
On Wednesday's broadcast of ABC's "World News," network report Cecilia Vega confirmed North Korea was behind the cyber-attack on Sony. “Tonight, ABC News has learned federal investigators have determined North Korea is responsible for the worst corporate cyber-attack in history,” Vega
Minnesota State Representative Greg Davids is calling for embattled MIT economics professor Jonathan Gruber, the "architect" of Obamacare, to return all $329,000 he was paid by the state of Minnesota as a subcontractor on a 2011 contract to analyze the state's plan to develop its Obamacare he

American Thinker

Abraham Lincoln: 'The Judgments of the Lord'

Most inaugural addresses are mere boilerplate, words for the moment and no more. Not Lincoln's Second Inaugural address, whcih resopunds down the ages as a pure expression of the American purpose.

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CNN’s “economists and experts”are selling minimum wage laws as the “right thing to do”.
Our attention has been distracted of late by the medieval horrors of ISIS. But there is nothing ISIS has done that Iran has not done

Heritage Foundation

The Loophole That Could Liberate Maryland From Common Core Testing

As millions of students across the nation begin taking Common Core-aligned standardized tests for the first time, Maryland finds itself in a unique position to... Read More The post The Loophole That Could Liberate Maryland From Common Core Testing appeared first on Daily Signal.

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The highly anticipated case that could topple the Affordable Care Act reached the Supreme Court Wednesday, and already onlookers are attempting to deconstruct the justices’... Read More The post Obamacare Supporters, Critics Clash at Supreme Court Over Law’s Subsidies appeared first on
Estonia’s center-right Reform Party won the most seats in the parliamentary elections that concluded on Sunday. The Reform Party won 30 seats, while the Centre... Read More The post Conservative Reform Party Wins Estonian Parliamentary Elections appeared first on Daily Signal.
Today the Supreme Court heard oral argument in King v. Burwell, an important case dealing with the Obama administration’s attempt to hand out tax credits... Read More The post The Supreme Court Heard King v. Burwell. Here’s What the Justices Asked About and Commented On. appeared first

Taylor Swift's Bad Investment

Pop star Taylor Swift has donated $50,000 to the New York City public school system. Swift, who was named the world's sixth most powerful celebrity by Forbes magazine, has commendably performed numerous acts of charity since moving into her $20 million Tribeca residence last year, including visits w

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Pelosi, the Democrat congresswoman from California and former House Speaker accused Prime Minister Netanyahu of insulting the intelligence of the American people following his address.
Where do Americans get the income they earn each year?
Conservatives are not fooled by floorshows and half-baked schemes designed to appease them. And if talk is cheap, then the words that have come from most Republicans in Congress must surely be discounted to less than $1.99.

The Corner

Seventeen Things that Caught My Eye Today (Ash Wednesday 2015 Edition)

1. ISIS Boasted Of These Christians’ Deaths. Here Are The Lives They Lived. 2. Lampedusa struggles to cope with mass influx of refugees fleeing attacks in Libya: — Micah Grimes (@MicahGrimes) February 19, 2015 3. The Middle East

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Wisconsin governor Scott Walker took another step toward a White House bid, hiring Senate Foreign Relations Committee staffer Mike Gallagher and DCI Group director and Capitol Hill veteran Kristin Jackson to lead his foreign- and domestic-policy teams, respectively. In that role, Gallaghe

18 Feb 2015, 5:42 pm

It looks like we will have our new design up in the morning, barring a last-minute decision by our tech team to pull back overnight. 
In his wistful piece on the rise of campus censorship, Jonah notes that our universities are not really teaching students about mutual respect: Instead, we are teaching young people that being offended is an ideological priority. Indeed, the coin of the campus realm today is victimhood,

Red State

Hillary Clinton Tweets A Less Than Credible Response

We now know Hillary Clinton conducted all of her email correspondence via an email domain with a server located in her private resident. The story has been brewing for days. The other day, Clinton spoke at a kid killing conference where a bunch of people who support kid killing creepily talked abou

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I’m not sure if Helen Nianias is intentionally malicious or just mentally defective. Or perhaps I should embrace the healing power of “and.” Either way, she and the UK Independent have blatantly distorted talk radio show host Dana Loesch’s cogent point on civil liberties. Th
Across the country, state governments have righted the ship from the brink of numerous fiscal disasters by decreasing the power of unions to coercively force members to join and to collectively bargain on non-salary issues (and thus hide budgetary costs). Within the private sector, the evidence con

4 Mar 2015, 11:00 am

Let me say at the outset that I understand that what happened at the embassy in Benghazi was a tragedy for everyone involved, especially for the families of those who were killed, and I do not want to minimize their loss. I think by now everyone who is paying attention to this scandal likewise unde