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Stat of the Day: Terrible Deterioration of Race Relations Under Obama

In our Liberty Update commentary last week, we noted the many failures of Barack Obama as president over the past eight years.  Today, as the nation celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, a Washington Post-ABC News survey shows just how disastrously race relations have declined under his watch:

In a recent Washington Post-ABC News poll, 63 percent of Americans think race relations are 'generally bad.' Shortly after Obama took office, that number was 22 percent. In the same time period, those who think race relations are 'generally good' plummeted from 66 percent to 32 percent." Of his failures and disastrous legacy, this may be the most depressing.…[more]

January 16, 2017 • 02:13 pm
 The Democrats' Fight Against School Choice Is Immoral

The Democrats' Fight Against School Choice Is Immoral

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Sponsors of Anarchy

Sponsors of Anarchy

Hoodlums will be out in full force this Inauguration Day weekend. Count on it.

 Dems Need History Lesson on U.S. Elections

Dems Need History Lesson on U.S. Elections

Looking ahead, our best defense against foreign manipulation of our elections is an educated, vigilant voting public.

CFIF Presidential Inauguration Quiz

CFIF Presidential Inauguration Quiz

Take CFIF's 20-Question Inauguration Quiz to test your knowledge of the history behind U.S. Presidential Inaugurations.

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Which one of the following was simultaneously a member of the House of Representatives, a U.S. Senator-elect and U.S. President-elect?
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— Charles Hurt, The Washington Times
 
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