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Below is one of the latest cartoons from two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Ramirez.

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February 05, 2016 • 09:40 am

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New Poll Underscores the “Political Science” of Climate Change
By Ben Boychuk
Thursday, January 07 2016
The climate is changing. It’s true. Earth’s climate has always changed and global warming was a prerequisite for the growth and expansion of human civilization. So it’s disappointing to learn that only 70 percent of Americans believe the climate is changing. That’s according to a new Monmouth University poll, which has more to do with the politics of climate change than the science, though you wouldn’t necessarily know it from the way the press covered it. The Hill newspaper reported on Tuesday that the poll found “a stark partisan divide” on the question…
 
The Danger of a 'Right' to Live on the Streets
Across the United States, temperatures are plunging, making it deadly for the homeless who refuse to…
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New Court Defeat for Obama Means Win for Redskins, Free Speech and Intellectual Property Rights
Whatever the Washington Redskins' fortunes in the NFL playoffs that kick off this week, they've already…
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Inside the Garden of Political Town Hall Plants
On Thursday, CNN will host a town hall with President Obama as part of his "final-year push to make…
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Showman-in-Chief
Those who have been marveling at Donald Trump's political showmanship were given a reminder of who is…
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Remembering 2015
How shall we remember 2015? Or shall we try to forget it? It is always hard to know when a turning point…
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The Busybody Left
The political left has been trying to run other people's lives for centuries. So we should not be surprised…
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Every Student Succeeds Act
No Child Left Behind is history. Earlier this month, Congress overwhelmingly passed the Every Student…
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CFIF Christmas Quiz
Take our 12-Question Christmas Quiz and test your knowledge of Christmas-related Americana. (Answer…
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George Will Encourages Judicial Tyranny Through "Substantive Due Process"
An excessively deferential judiciary constitutes a threat to liberty.  But so does an excessively…
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Vetting Obama's Witless Vetters at DHS
Gaping holes in the K1 fiance visa interview process. Reckless bans on scrutinizing visa applicants'…
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Question of the Week   
The tradition of New Hampshire’s first-in-the-nation primary began in which one of the following years?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"As most of the political world has been focusing on the presidential race, Obamacare has gotten off to a rocky start in 2016. This could be a major drag on Democrats come November.On Thursday, the Department of Health and Human Services reported that fewer than 13 million individuals signed up for Obamacare plans for 2016. ... This is significantly lower than the 21 million individuals the Congressional…[more]
 
 
—Philip Klein, Washington Examiner Managing Editor
— Philip Klein, Washington Examiner Managing Editor
 
Liberty Poll   

Of the 8 remaining Republican presidential candidates, which one is your current choice for the nomination?