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

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April 28, 2015 • 09:42 am

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About Those Smoking Guns
By Mona Charen
Tuesday, April 28 2015
In January, Robert F. McDonnell, 71st governor of Virginia, was sentenced to two years in prison followed by two years of supervised release after his conviction on 11 counts of public corruption. He, and especially his wife, behaved badly. But it's worth taking a closer look at what was considered criminal in McDonnell's case, because, at least so far, some in the press are suggesting that Hillary Clinton's conduct must meet a much higher threshold to be considered problematic. When ABC's George Stephanopoulos interviewed Peter Schweizer, author of "Clinton Cash" on Sunday, Stephanopoulos…
 
For Hillary Clinton, No War but the Class War
Near the end of a recent New York Times article detailing the imaginary populist roots of Hillary Clinton…
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Ten Years After Kelo, Supreme Court Can Make Property Rights Course Correction
"...nor shall private property be taken for public use without just compensation."  —United…
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Three Senators, Three Challenges: Cruz, Paul, Rubio and the Road to the White House
Republicans have no idea how good they have it. Back in 2012, the GOP presidential field looked like…
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Florida Will Sue to Stop ObamaCare Coercion to Expand Medicaid
Was the U.S. Supreme Court serious when it upheld ObamaCare, but said the federal government couldn’t…
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SleazeBob Menendez's 36DD Visa Program
America has an alphabet soup of visa programs for foreigners to choose from: B-1 for business visitors…
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Hillary's Vietnam
Headless bodies lie in the sand. Above those corpses stand the black-clad minions of ISIS, outlined against…
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Obama: Cuban Information Minister?
Two relatively recent photos of Barack Obama with foreign leaders reveal much about his deep-dyed leftism.…
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Why Marco Rubio Is Probably the GOP's Best Hope
Sen. Marco Rubio announced his candidacy for president of the United States at the Freedom Tower in Miami…
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Deficit Growing Again, Despite Record Income Tax Haul
So Americans paid $1.4 trillion in income taxes for 2014, a new record high.  For 2015, the expected…
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ObamaCare Is Great for Insurance Companies, Irrelevant for Better Health
Under ObamaCare, the percentage of Americans without health insurance has dropped, but one stubborn fact…
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Question of the Week   
Which one of the following former U.S. Presidents wrote that he considered the 1820 Missouri Compromise “the knell of the Union”?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"You don't have to be a conspiracy theorist to know that foreign companies and countries expected something in return for donating to the Clinton foundation rather than the countless other charities not connected to the U.S. presidency.You don't have to be a lawyer to know the Clintons violated ethics rules.You don't have to be a historian to know their ethical blind spot has decades-old roots.You…[more]
 
 
—Ron Fournier, National Journal Senior Political Columnist and Editorial Director
— Ron Fournier, National Journal Senior Political Columnist and Editorial Director
 
Liberty Poll   

Among the following likely Republican candidates for the 2016 presidential nomination, which one’s position on immigration issues currently most closely resembles your own?