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ObamaCare’s Biggest Lie
By Ashton Ellis
Wednesday, September 25 2013
Remember in 2009 when President Barack Obama was campaigning for his health reform law that became ObamaCare? He told anyone who would listen that despite widespread fear of a government takeover, “[W]e will keep this promise: If you like your doctor, you will be able to keep your doctor. Period. If you like your health care plan, you will be able to keep your health care plan. Period. No one will take it away. No matter what.” With ObamaCare only days away from going online, it turns out that promise just isn’t true for millions of Americans. Family Glitch – For starters…
 
The Elusive Apocalypse: Global Warming’s Doomsday Keeps Getting Delayed
Harold Camping is one of those figures who embodies Andy Warhol’s dictum that, “in the future…
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Poll: Obama Has Driven Americans’ Confidence in Government to Record Low
“In this present crisis, government is not the solution to our problem.  Government is the…
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Scenes from the Biden Administration [Satire]
October 10, 2016 – In the first debate of the 2016 presidential election, Democratic nominee Joseph…
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Obama Admin Finally Upholds the Rule of Law
In a win for the rule of law late last Friday, the Obama Treasury department said it will not go against…
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Another Embarrassing Judicial Defeat for the Obama Administration
“The Commission fundamentally miscalculated the scope of its discretion.”  These days…
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Colorado Recall a Wake-Up Call to Overreaching Liberals
For all of the Democratic Party’s success in turning Colorado into a swing state, the recall of…
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From “You Didn’t Build That!” to “I Didn’t Set a Red Line,” a Deepening Crisis of American Leadership
The rhetorical tic, “Let me be clear” infects nearly every statement that Barack Obama makes. …
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America’s Fascist Moment
In an age prone to political overstatement, words have a tendency to lose their currency. How many times…
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Special ObamaCare Subsidies for Unions Might Be Next
After a very public campaign of complaints saying that the Affordable Care Act (i.e. ObamaCare) would…
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In Syria, An Invitation for Disappointment
Nearly half a decade after he won the presidency, we can now look back on Barack Obama’s rise to…
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Question of the Week   
Voters in how many states will be asked in the November 2014 mid-term elections to accept or reject state-wide ballot measures to legalize the recreational use of marijuana?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"In an effort to keep the public calm, the CDC pretended to know more about Ebola than it actually does.First, the CDC insisted that Ebola is very difficult to transmit from person to person. But, that is clearly not true. This particular Ebola strain appears to be more infectious than others. ...Second, the CDC insisted that Ebola is not airborne. That is probably mostly true, but it may not be entirely…[more]
 
 
—Alex Berezow, RealClearScience Founding Editor and USA TODAY's Board of Contributors Member
— Alex Berezow, RealClearScience Founding Editor and USA TODAY's Board of Contributors Member
 
Liberty Poll   

Thinking only about voting procedures and requirements in your state, how much confidence do you have that voter fraud will be kept to a minimum in the 2014 midterm elections?