Obama discovers his own national security policy
When the Obama administration came into power it brought with it a belief in a new doctrine called Responsibility to Protect (R2P) R2P is a doctrine that subordinates the traditional
The RedState Gathering Begins
Today in Fort Worth, TX, RedState will start its fifth RedState Gathering. Five years ago, I put up a post on the site asking if anyone wanted to get together
Don’t it Make My Red State Blue?
Connecticut is a Blue State. I live here and I experience it everyday. This was only a recent development. I think that Connecticut is truly a Red State whose Blue
Leading From Behind: Lessons from Gaza
First, this posting is about American policy, not an apology or condemnation of Israel. For the optimists among us, the best path would seem to be the deal nearly brokered
Breaking: President Barack Obama doing presser on Iraq situation.
On now. Sounds like we’re going to do some sort of humanitarian intervention on behalf of Iraqi Yazidis. Including, apparently, airstrikes. I fully endorse this statement, by the way. Don't
Breaking: Sen. John Walsh (D, Montana) cuts and runs.
Should have done it a week ago, frankly. Sen. John Walsh, D-Mont., announced Thursday that he is dropping out of the Senate race after it became clear that he could
Guadalcanal. August 7, 1942
On August 7, 1942, US Marines landed at Lunga Point on the island of Guadalcanal in the Solomons group. Their immediate objective was the seizure of a partially completed airfield,
Democrats putting on as brave a face as possible for 2014 House races.
It’s a bit early in the season for Turnout will save us!, but the Democrats are determined to give it a try. Stu Rothenberg: In the face of a challenging midterm environment,Read More »
#MailGate: West Virginia Ethics Commission Says House Democrats Broke Rules
Five months after Democrat members of the West Virginia House of Delegates suddenly sent thousands of mailings just prior to the primary, the state Ethics Commission says those lawmakers wereRead More »
Enjoy, progressives! – Jon Corzine starting the process of joining Team Hillary Clinton.
I wonder if progressive Democrats are really Ready for Hillary. On the Hamptons social calendar: 8/22 Ready For Hillary dinner w/ ex-NJ governor/senator/Goldman chief/controversial financier Jon Corzine. — Gabriel Debenedetti (@gdebenedetti)Read More »
Obama administration quietly doing back-channel evisceration of Obamacare’s individual mandate tax.
Point (July 2013): President Obama on Tuesday threatened to veto a pair of Republican bills in the House which would delay the employer and individual mandates for one year in
Ann Coulter is great, but I’d rather be like Kent Brantly
Image courtesy of Samaritan’s Purse Ann Coulter makes her position clear in the title of her article: “EBOLA DOC’S CONDITION DOWNGRADED TO ‘IDIOTIC’”. She ponders howRead More »
Governor Jindal tries to stop Common Core
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal and the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE) are locked in a legal duel over the future of Common Core. Jindal, rightfully, opposes it.
Are You Ready for Some Football?
Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Josh Zerkle to get a preview of the NFL season,Read More »
Shadow Parties and Zombie ACORN
It’s hard to believe now, but Democrats once had a lock on all power in the state of Texas. From Reconstruction to the 1980s, Republicans might be competitive at the
Mississippi GOP refuses to hear McDaniel challenge
In a decision that surprised absolutely no one, the Mississippi Republican Party refused to hear State Senator Chris McDaniel’s challenge to the outcome of the June 24 runoff. Perhaps it
Lobbyist for AT&T and Sony Corp Helps Pick Steve Scalise’s Staff
As more and more Americans wise up to the fact that Wall Street values and Main Street values are not necessarily the same, the House Republican leadership’s new team is
The Democrats’ 2014 problem in one sentence.
From a Hill article, discussing the Democrats’ current kitchen sink / spaghetti against the wall / Hail Mary play / spin the chamber and hope it’s the one without theRead More »
Ebola Kills In Africa – Climate Scientists Chase The Ambulances
What We Hope To See Soon From The WaPo Image Credit Retraction Watch Blog The grant money must be drying up like California. Maybe someone on
Washington Post Getting Closer to Accusing the SBA of Fraud
The Washington Post is getting ever so slightly closer to acknowledging that the Obama Administration has cheated American small businesses out of hundreds of billions if not trillions of dollars