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Rand Paul’s Constitutional Reform of Immigration
By Ashton Ellis
Thursday, June 20 2013
Even though the United States Senate refused to adopt Rand Paul’s amendment to the Gang of Eight’s immigration bill, his ‘Trust But Verify’ idea is one that conservatives should keep an eye on as the debate moves to the House of Representatives. Already growing in popularity among House Republicans, Paul’s proposal would require Congress to vote annually on whether the border is actually secure, instead of shifting responsibility to faceless bureaucrats with an institutional bias against enforcement. If successful, the reform could go a long way to restoring Congress’…
 
Obama NSA Files Revealed [Satire]
After pledging a new era of transparency, the Obama Administration has been rocked by a string of scandals…
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N.Y. Times Concedes on Global Warming
With tornadoes in the news lately, here’s a timely gem from the climate change hysteria vault. …
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Immigration and Trust: Washington Can’t Be Believed
Here’s an ironclad rule for negotiating with someone of dubious trustworthiness: don’t give…
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ObamaCare Dividing Unions and White House
Labor union bosses were some of the fiercest supporters of President Barack Obama’s health care…
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Four Years In, the Obama "Recovery" Remains the Weakest in History
Four wearisome years ago this month, June 2009, the last recession officially ended.  To put that…
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In Media Probe, Holder Violated DOJ Rules
It looks like the First Amendment isn’t the only stricture Eric Holder violated when he targeted…
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In the War on Terror, a Surrender
James Lileks, the great wag of Minnesota, recently opened his National Review column with an observation…
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Congress Has the Right – Perhaps the Duty – To Impeach Eric Holder
As House Republicans ramp up their investigations into the Obama administration’s growing number…
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When Even Barney Frank Sings the Praises of Free Markets, We Must Listen
This article was originally published by Forbes on May 28, 2013. Three years ago this month, in the…
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Background Checks, Anyone? IRS, AP and Fox Scandals Confirm Potential for Bureaucratic Injustice
The dovetailing IRS, AP and Fox News scandals expose the shockingly routine contempt that federal bureaucrats…
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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?