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Senik:  The Midterms in Prospect: The Governors (Part 2)

Lee:  New York Times: Massive Quantities of WMD Discovered in Iraq After All

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Podcast:  Is It Too Late to Stop Ebola Before It Becomes a Pandemic?

Jester’s Courtroom:  Flying in the Face of Common Sense

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October 17, 2014 • 02:40 pm
New York Times: Massive Quantities of WMD Discovered in Iraq After All

New York Times: Massive Quantities of WMD Discovered in Iraq After All

" From 2004 to 2011, American and American-trained Iraqi troops repeatedly encountered, and on at least six occasions were wounded by, chemical weapons remaining from years earlier in Saddam Hussein's rule."

Sign Up for ObamaCare, Become a Union Member?

Sign Up for ObamaCare, Become a Union Member?

A federal lawsuit in Texas alleges that an ObamaCare contractor used taxpayer money to sign-up union members in addition to enrolling people in the controversial health insurance program.

The Midterms in Prospect: The Governors (Part 2)

The Midterms in Prospect: The Governors (Part 2)

In this final installment of the series providing analysis of this year’s midterm elections, we turn to the governor’s races in the South and the Northeast.

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Is It Too Late to Stop Ebola Before It Becomes a Pandemic?

Tevi Troy, an adjunct fellow at Hudson Institute, President of American Health Policy Institute, and former Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, discusses whether America is unprepared to fight Ebola on its shores and whether the U.S. health care system is capable of[more]
SCOTUS October 2014 Cases to Watch

Megan L. Brown, partner in Washington, D.C., office of Wiley Rein LLP, discusses the U.S. Supreme Court's 2014 term, the "hot" cases currently on the docket and what issues might come before the Court later in the term[more]
Ebola As a National Security Threat

Charles C. Johnson, researcher, journalist and author, discusses Ebola as a national security threat, other current events and his book, "Why Coolidge Matters: Leadership Lessons from America's Most Underrated President"[more]
Testing the West's Resolve

Steven Bucci, Director at the Douglas and Sarah Allison Center for Foreign and National Security Policy at The Heritage Foundation, discusses U.S. attempts to build a coalition to defeat ISIS, whether ground troops are necessary to destroy the terrorist organization and President Obama's UN Security[more]
 
Preserving Voting Rights

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses the significance of voter ID requirements, the importance of protecting both the rights and privileges of American voters and making sure every…[more]
Why ObamaCare Still Matters

CFIF's Renee Giachino explains why ObamaCare still matters and why the American people must continue to hold their representatives in Congress accountable on the issue...[more]
An Age of Terror

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses the worldwide threat posed by ISIS, the Obama Administration's response and the need to act urgently and decisively...[more]
Michelle Obama's Bake Sale Police

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses the nutritional restrictions imposed on schools and other absurdities of the First Lady's "Let's Move" program...[more]
Chaos at the CIA

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses the current dysfunction at the CIA, Congress' political showboating and the need for everyone in Washington to get a lot more serious...[more]
Abused By The Government? It's Your Patriotic Duty.

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses the senseless legislative and PR push by the Obama Administration and many Congressional Democrats against U.S. corporations legally working to…[more]
Question of the Week   
Which of the following Cold War events led to the establishment of the “Hotline,” a direct telephone link between the White House and the Kremlin?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"Something peculiar has happened. As I write, none of the Republican candidates for Senate has become a public embarrassment. On the contrary: For the first time in a decade, it is the Democratic candidates, not the Republican ones, who are fodder for late-night comics. That the Democrats are committing gaffes and causing scandals at a higher rate than Republicans not only may be decisive in the battle…[more]
 
 
—Matthew Continetti, Washington Free Beacon Editor in Chief
— Matthew Continetti, Washington Free Beacon Editor in Chief
 
Liberty Poll   

In dealing with deadly and difficult-to-curtail infectious diseases such as Ebola, should government-imposed travel bans and quarantines supersede civil liberty and other concerns?