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Third Time Wouldn’t Be a Charm for Romney
By Troy Senik
Thursday, January 15 2015
Time heals all wounds. Unless, of course, you insist on picking the scab. That’s a lesson that Mitt Romney never seems to have learned. Over the past week, the former Massachusetts governor and 2012 GOP presidential nominee has arrived back on the front pages by stoking rumors that he might be pursuing a third consecutive presidential bid in 2016. It’s all a little puzzling: Why ruin a perfectly good divorce by trying to get back together again? It’s not Romney’s ambition that’s mystifying. Embalming fluid, as they say, is the only cure for presidential fever. What’s…
 
Paul Ryan Passes on Presidency to Focus on Reforming Government Now
On Monday, Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) said he would not run for president in 2016. Instead he will…
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Senate Change Reveals Obama Was the Obstructionist All Along
Throughout Barack Obama's White House tenure, he and his apologists have scapegoated House Republicans…
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Don’t Like the Politics? Change the Voters
Conservatives surveying all the damage that has been done by the Obama years — and considering…
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Why Conservative Lawsuits Aren’t Examples of Judicial Activism
It’s January 2015, and liberal politicians in Washington are already making good on one of their…
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2014: The Year in Review
2014 has just about come and gone. Because the first big story of the year was Colorado legalizing the…
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Second Amendment Ends 2014 On a High Note
It's important for conservatives and libertarians, preternaturally pessimistic regarding societal drift…
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Obama Plays Word Games with Executive Power
President Barack Obama and his allies like to say he’s issued far fewer executive orders than his…
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Obama’s Moral Blindness on Cuba
Last year, during the funeral services for Nelson Mandela in South Africa, President Obama was photographed…
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Overregulated: Obama EEOC Criminal Conviction Rules Creating Catch-22 for Employers
It's bad enough that federal, state and local governments impose new regulations so rapidly that few…
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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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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?