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Obama Ties Nixon for Lowest Public Approval at This Point in Presidency
By Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, July 18 2013
In 2008, Barack Obama immodestly cited Ronald Reagan as the type of “transformative” president he intended to become.  “Ronald Reagan,” he said, “changed the trajectory of America in a way that Richard Nixon did not, that Bill Clinton did not.”  Bold words, but what’s equally notable is that Obama highlighted Nixon as a comparatively futile president.  Today, Obama ties Nixon for the lowest public approval at this point in a presidency in Gallup’s recorded history.  In fact, even that comparison doesn’t capture the…
 
After Zimmerman: In Defense of “Stand Your Ground” Laws
Since its earliest days, the Obama administration has been guided by the mantra, “never let a crisis…
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The Next President: Who Best Compensates for Obama’s Failings?
The American electorate has a reliable propensity to behave like a spurned lover. Just as a heartbroken…
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Cutting a Check Vs. Cutting Costs: How Government Mismanages the Economy
The federal government has constructed a virtually perfect system by which to create a dependent class.…
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Illinois Joins the Other 49 States, Finally Ends Blanket Prohibition on Right to Keep and Bear Arms
This week, Illinois ended its dubious distinction as the final state prohibiting citizens from carrying…
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Dodd-Frank, ObamaCare, and the Erosion of the Rule of Law
This article was originally published by Forbes on June 10, 2013. “…He has erected…
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ObamaCare Delays Will Increase Welfare Dependency
Delaying ObamaCare’s employer mandate and verification requirements is a brilliant case of liberals…
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Behind the Headlines: The Supreme Court and Vindication of George W. Bush
This month, America passed a surprising and significant milestone.  According to Gallup, George…
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The Imperial Presidency Goes Green
Three words from Barack Obama’s presidency sum up the President’s casual relationship with…
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Five Reasons to Oppose Latest Senate Immigration Bill
With the Senate gearing up to pass the third version of the Gang of Eight’s immigration reform…
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A Tale of Four Berlin Speeches: JFK, Reagan and Obama
Four presidential speeches in Berlin manifest the worrisome trajectory of American vigor, the contrasting…
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Question of the Week   
Which of the following merged to form the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) within the Department of Homeland Security?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"Thanks to rockets rising over Gaza, jet debris falling onto Ukraine, and children wading across the Rio Grande, Americans barely have had time to focus on Obamacare. Mounting global and domestic chaos, however, cannot mask forever the deep and severe flaws in Obama’s pet program. From insurance cancellations to premium increases to gross ineptness, Obamacare likely will roar back into the news…[more]
 
 
—Deroy Murdock, Hoover Institution Media Fellow
— Deroy Murdock, Hoover Institution Media Fellow
 
Liberty Poll   

On the subject of illegal immigration generally and the current crisis specifically, which politician’s views most closely resemble your own?