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August 20, 2014 |
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The indictment on Friday of Texas Gov. Rick Perry on charges that he abused his powers is an outrageous—but not unprecedented—abuse of prosecutorial power. And it may come back to haunt those responsible. The indictment itself caused a storm of denunciat...
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August 13, 2014 |
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Barack Obama believed his legacy as president would be that he ended the Iraq war. It looks increasingly that his legacy could be that he lost it. By their admission, President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden inherited a war that had been won. In 2011 ...
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August 06, 2014 |
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Unlike 2010, when the big story was the epic gains of Republicans in the House, this year's midterms will mostly be about the Senate. And this summer has been unkind to Democrats hoping to keep the upper chamber. Two weeks ago the New York Times reported...
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July 30, 2014 |
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Crown Publishing Group announced yesterday that President George W. Bush has written a personal biography of his father, President George H.W. Bush, to be released on November 11, 2014.  I've read many presidential biographies, but I am especially excited...
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July 30, 2014 |
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You have to give a tip of the hat to America's Cynic-in-Chief. Every time you think he has scraped bottom, he sinks still lower. Take President Obama's most recent political gambit. Knowing Democrats cannot win the midterms on his record and having long ...
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July 23, 2014 |
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In politics, candidates want to be on the offense, pressing their agenda and attacking opponents. But sometimes the best offense is a good defense that sets the record straight and flips the issue. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell did this superbly ...
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July 16, 2014 |
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Liberal columnists and Democratic strategists have taken to arguing that ObamaCare is working and no longer a political negative, implying that Democratic candidates should tout it on the campaign trail. Republicans should pray they do, assuming the GOP k...
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July 09, 2014 |
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As de facto party leader, presidents raise political money. Since he makes time for it no matter how pressing world or national affairs are, President Obama apparently likes raising campaign funds. He has attended 34 fundraisers so far this year. What is ...

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