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Caricaturist Rand Paul Bemoans "Caricatures" of Himself
By Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, December 04 2014
It is often observed that American presidential elections tend to be an application of Isaac Newton's Third Law of Physics:  For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.   In other words, we tend to elect presidents who contrast with their immediate predecessors.  To the degree that proves true in 2016, Senator Rand Paul (R - Kentucky) could face a difficult uphill climb should he opt to run.  In at least one important rhetorical regard, he will encounter great difficulty distinguishing himself from the current White House occupant.  Specifically,…
 
How Much Will Obama’s Immigration Amnesty Cost Your State?
As Republicans in Congress debate how best to respond to President Barack Obama’s unilateral and…
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Obama's Emerging Legacy: U.S. Plummets in Another Global Ranking
In 2008, Barack Obama boldly suggested that he could be a transformative president in the manner of Ronald…
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Is John Roberts Listening to Jonathan Gruber?
Is John Roberts listening to Jonathan Gruber? In a move that stunned Republicans and Democrats alike…
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Why It’s a Mistake to Underestimate Scott Walker
We knew this was coming. With the midterm elections behind us, it’s now open season for 2016 presidential…
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Obama to FCC: Let's Regulate the Internet
The Internet has done just fine over the past two decades without Barack Obama's oversight.  So…
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Going Deeper on Krauthammer’s Plan to Repeal ObamaCare
After the Republican wave washed over Congress last week, Washington Post columnist Charles Krauthammer…
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Liberal Triumphalism Turns to Panic
In 2009, Democratic political strategist James Carville published a book entitled Forty More Years: How…
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Pax Republicana: GOP Now Dominates the American Political Landscape
In 2010, Barack Obama labeled his election setback a "shellacking."  This week, he petulantly…
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Obama Blurs the Line Between Deception and Denial
During his Wednesday press conference reacting to the massive gains Republicans made in this year’s…
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Playing Politics with ObamaCare’s 2015 Insurance Premiums
With the 2014 midterm elections now in the books, Americans will finally get information the Obama administration…
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Question of the Week   
Which one of the following U.S. states has the highest gasoline tax as of January 2015?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"While the prospects for tax reform in Washington are dim, as many as 20 Republican governors are moving forward with their own pro-growth tax-relief initiatives. This is on top of the 14 states, including Florida, Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin, whose 2014 tax cuts will take effect this year. ...Texas is the model for many Republican governors. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, from December…[more]
 
 
—Stephen Moore, Heritage Foundation Chief Economist, Writing in The Wall Street Journal
— Stephen Moore, Heritage Foundation Chief Economist, Writing in The Wall Street Journal
 
Liberty Poll   

Should U.S. Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch be confirmed by the U.S. Senate?