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Federal Government Regulates First, Then Rationalizes Later
By Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, February 12 2015
By now, Americans are all too familiar with the rogue character of executive branch agencies under the Obama Administration.  Already this year, we've witnessed Obama's Federal Communications Commission (FCC) move toward reclassification as a "public utility" an Internet that had transformed human existence precisely due to the federal government's light-touch regulatory approach dating back to the Clinton Administration.  Similarly, we've witnessed such extreme lawlessness from other agencies like the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and National Labor Relations Board…
 
Reining in Obama’s Executive Amnesty in Senate GOP’s Hands
With a March 1 deadline looming, it’s up to Senate Republicans to corral enough votes to fund the…
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By the Numbers: Obama's Economic, Jobs and Deficit Performance Is the Worst On Record
Given what we know now, only Barack Obama could attempt to characterize his economic record as one of…
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Sorry, New York Times: Science Doesn’t Have a Liberal Bias
It was probably inevitable that the New York Times — which long ago became the most intellectually…
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Report: Obama Administration Operating Parallel Immigration System
February is the month Republicans in Congress chose to challenge President Barack Obama’s unilateral…
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The Obama Record: U.S. Stagnates in Annual Index of Global Economic Freedom
As an amber sun descends on the Obama Administration and its shadow grows long, his emerging legacy becomes…
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CBO: ObamaCare Increases Deficit by $1.35 Trillion
Buried in a new report by the Congressional Budget Office is the latest admission that ObamaCare was…
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Rand Paul Announces Judicial Policy That Should Alarm Conservatives and Libertarians
As his prospective 2016 presidential candidacy congeals, Senator Rand Paul's (R - Kentucky) discordant…
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Obama’s 2015 State of the Union: All You Need To Know
Ok, admit it: You might not have found the time. It was a weeknight after all, and there were dinners…
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GOP To Use Congressional Review Act To Challenge Obama
With complete control of Congress, Republicans can now force President Barack Obama and his liberal allies…
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Doubling Down: Obama Advocates Government-Owned Broadband Service
Since even before his 2009 inauguration, Barack Obama has promised his extremist base to "fix"…
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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?