God Bless America

TownHall - Fri, 2014-09-12 21:00
There were no surprises in the other nights speech from President Obama. In many ways, it reminded me of the Apple presentation, except the inventor of the iPod talked about conquering the world. 2014-09-12T00:01:00-04:00 2014-09-13T04:00:06Z Charles Payne

President Obama's Politically-Driven, Hastily Taped-Together, Counterterrorism Strategy

TownHall - Fri, 2014-09-12 21:00
President Obama came into office in 2009, telling the American people he would end the wars against terrorism in Iraq and Afghanistan. Six years later, facing a broader and more lethal terrorist threat, he is now telling us why we need to go to war again. 2014-09-12T00:01:00-04:00 2014-09-13T04:00:06Z Donald Lambro

Can the Alibaba IPO Kick-Start the Chinese Stock Market?

TownHall - Fri, 2014-09-12 21:00
U.S. investors have lost a lot of money betting on the China Miracle since the market peaked in the fall of 2008. But after more than five years of suffering disappointingly poor returns, the Chinese stock market just might be making a comeback. 2014-09-12T00:01:00-04:00 2014-09-13T04:00:06Z Nicholas Vardy

Whether Looking at Policy or Politics, Growth Trumps Fairness

TownHall - Fri, 2014-09-12 21:00
Why is President Obama so fixated on a class-warfare agenda of higher taxes on the rich and government dependency for the poor? 2014-09-12T00:01:00-04:00 2014-09-13T04:00:06Z Daniel J. Mitchell

When Gay Activism Gets Really Really Racist

TownHall - Fri, 2014-09-12 21:00
Being shocking is nothing new for gay activism. For a victim-based industry, that is always trying to ride on the bloodstained coattails of the Civil Rights movement, it regularly manages to be the aggressive oppressor. 2014-09-12T00:01:00-04:00 2014-09-13T04:00:06Z Ryan Bomberger

Scots on the Rocks

TownHall - Fri, 2014-09-12 21:00
As the vote for Scottish independence looms, the powers to be are finally taking it seriously. The real powers being the bankers. 2014-09-12T00:01:00-04:00 2014-09-13T04:00:06Z Bill Tatro

Presidential Malpractice

TownHall - Fri, 2014-09-12 21:00
NBC's Chuck Todd got a good deal of attention for warning that "(Obama's) on the precipice of doing Jimmy Carter-like damage to the Democratic brand on foreign policy." 2014-09-12T00:01:00-04:00 2014-09-13T04:00:06Z Mona Charen

Bombing ISIS Is Hardly Enough

TownHall - Fri, 2014-09-12 21:00
President Obamas vow to destroy ISIS rings hollow and sets the course for another American misadventure. Along with allies in Europe, the Middle East and Asia, he refuses to grasp that security cant be purchased on the cheap. 2014-09-12T00:01:00-04:00 2014-09-13T04:00:06Z Peter Morici

Remember When the Towers Fell?

TownHall - Fri, 2014-09-12 21:00
Thirteen years ago, terrorists managed to launch an attack on America unlike anything we had seen before. What kind of progress have we made since then? John talks about the impact that day had on America, and on our world view. 2014-09-12T00:01:00-04:00 2014-09-13T04:00:06Z Ransom Notes Radio

Post-9/11: Protect the Freedom To Warn

TownHall - Fri, 2014-09-12 21:00
"If you see something, say something." That's what our homeland security apparatchiks incessantly preach. But 13 years after the 9/11 attacks, the freedom to warn is in danger and vigilant whistleblowers are under fire. 2014-09-12T00:01:00-04:00 2014-09-13T04:00:06Z Michelle Malkin

Christianity Grounded in the Historical Fact of the Resurrection

TownHall - Fri, 2014-09-12 21:00
Jesus' apostles and other disciples were willing to die for him. But so what? Haven't the followers of other religious leaders and even some political leaders been willing to die for them, as well? What makes Jesus' followers so unique in this regard? 2014-09-12T00:01:00-04:00 2014-09-13T04:00:06Z David Limbaugh

Illinois still employs 173 hired improperly

Washington Times Politics - Fri, 2014-09-12 19:19

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Gov. Pat Quinn's administration hired more than 60 percent of the Illinois Department of Transportation workers whose employment was deemed improper by a state ethics watchdog, a document released Friday shows.

The list, released late Friday in response to Freedom of Information Act requests, ...

Sanford calls off engagement to Argentinian 'soul mate' Maria Belen Chapur

Washington Times Politics - Fri, 2014-09-12 17:11

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Republican U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford said Friday that he is calling off his engagement to Maria Belen Chapur because of the ongoing contention with his ex-wife, Jenny, four years after their divorce.

Sanford, then governor of South Carolina, famously disappeared from the state for five days ...

Sentencing brings call for state senator to resign

Washington Times Politics - Fri, 2014-09-12 17:07

LOS ANGELES (AP) - California state Sen. Rod Wright was sentenced Friday to three months in prison for lying about where he lived when he ran for office and leaders of the Senate said he should resign immediately.

Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, a Democrat from Sacramento, ...

California secessionists stiff-armed at ballot box

Washington Times Politics - Fri, 2014-09-12 16:01

It looks like there may be only one California for the foreseeable future.

The proposed "six Californias" initiative failed to qualify for the November 2016 ballot after coming up short on a sampling of the submitted signatures, according to figures released Friday by the California Secretary of State.

Proponents, led ...

Group cites police killings in support of I-594

Washington Times Politics - Fri, 2014-09-12 15:40

SEATTLE (AP) - A group pushing an initiative that would require background checks for private gun sales in Washington state released a study Friday finding that many of the police deaths here since 1980 have come at the hands of people legally prohibited from having firearms.

Everytown for ...

Lawyers for migrants? Administration says yes, no

Washington Times Politics - Fri, 2014-09-12 15:26

WASHINGTON (AP) - Attorney General Eric Holder is arguing publicly in favor of legal representation for migrant children arriving unaccompanied at the border - even as his department takes the opposite position in court.

Holder said Friday in a speech to the Hispanic National Bar Association that, "Though ...

Group: Iowa board violated open meetings law

Washington Times Politics - Fri, 2014-09-12 15:26

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - There is probable cause that a southwest Iowa school district violated the state's open meetings law when it met privately to discuss the firing of a principal, according to a state investigation.

The Iowa Public Information Board said the five-member board of the ...

Obama's Islamic State 'silver lining': Muslim world may act to 'snuff out' extremism

Washington Times Politics - Fri, 2014-09-12 15:02

BALTIMORE — While decrying the death and violence the Islamic State has brought across Syria and Iraq, President Obama said Friday that there is actually a "silver lining" to the militant group's rise.

Speaking at a Democratic party fundraiser in Baltimore, the president said the Islamic State's sheer brutality — ...

Driver's licenses mistakenly given to non-citizens

Washington Times Politics - Fri, 2014-09-12 14:54

DENVER (AP) - Colorado mistakenly issued regular driver's licenses to 524 people who are not citizens and lack legal presence in the U.S., the latest problem in the state's rollout of a law allowing some motorists in the country illegally to get driver's licenses.

The Department of Motor ...

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