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Ellis:  ObamaCare's Fault: IRS Overworked, Understaffed Going into Tax Season

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Shapiro:  The Secret Life of Barack Obama

Podcast:  Work for Welfare and the IRS' Looming Controversial Rules

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Going Deeper on Krauthammer’s Plan to Repeal ObamaCare
By Ashton Ellis
Wednesday, November 12 2014
After the Republican wave washed over Congress last week, Washington Post columnist Charles Krauthammer had several pieces of advice for the new GOP majority. He advocated bold and continuous legislative actions that would put Democrats on the defensive. Those include measures with sizeable Democratic support such as authorizing the Keystone XL pipeline, fast-track authority for stagnant trade negotiation bills and a measure to repatriate more than $2 trillion in assets held overseas by U.S. corporations. Then Krauthammer went big: "As for ObamaCare, a symbolic abolition that Obama will…
 
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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Obama Directs "Red-Hot Anger" Toward Israel, Grovels Toward Iran and Russia
As the world hurtles toward a frighteningly chaotic state, unity with America's allies and toughness…
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What to Look for in 2016
For the next few days, political chatter is going to be focused largely on the U.S. Congress. Don’t…
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A Farewell to Czars
I’ve got a new working theory about Barack Obama’s second term: It’s all one elaborate…
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Folly: Paul Krugman Ranks Obama Presidency Above Reagan, Clinton, Kennedy, Eisenhower, Truman
"Obama has emerged," says New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, "as one of the most consequential…
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Medicare-for-All is Not the Solution for ObamaCare’s Problems
More than 7 million Americans have had almost a year to experience affordable health insurance under…
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New York Times: Massive Quantities of WMD Discovered in Iraq After All
So it turns out that "Bush lied!" proved itself a lie.  Former Iraqi dictator Saddam…
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Question of the Week   
Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), the first major political candidate to formally announce his 2016 candidacy for President of the United States, was born in which of the following?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"'I don't understand how Jews in America can be Democrats first and Jewish second and support Israel along the line of just following their president,' vented Representative Steve King (R., Iowa) on Boston Herald Radio last week. ...Part of the confusion is that being Jewish and supporting Israel have never been wholly synonymous, and regrettably they are getting less synonymous all the time. This…[more]
 
 
—Jonah Goldberg, National Review
— Jonah Goldberg, National Review
 
Liberty Poll   

If convicted of charges of desertion and misbehaving before the enemy, what should be the appropriate level of punishment for Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, who spent 5 years in Taliban captivity?