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Justice Department won’t prosecute Holder for contempt

By Doug Powers  •  June 30, 2012 02:03 PM

Wagons circled

White House: The mandate is not a tax

By Doug Powers  •  June 30, 2012 11:30 AM

Penalty? Levy? Fee? Financial outlay opportunity?

Exclusive: When did the Waldo Canyon Fire start, and when did the feds know it?; Update: Confirmed – Friday smoke investigation

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 29, 2012 11:56 AM

As you know, my family and I were evacuated Saturday afternoon on June 23 along with 11,000 other West side/Manitou Springs residents when the Waldo Canyon Fire erupted. According to the Colorado Springs fire public information unit and the city emergency operations center, local phone calls about the emerging blaze first came in around Saturday […]

Romney rakes in over $4 million in less than 24 hours following Obamacare ruling

By Doug Powers  •  June 29, 2012 11:24 AM


Democrats’ New Motto: Never Let a Wildfire Go to Waste

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 29, 2012 08:17 AM

Note: My column below deals with wildfire politics in advance of President Obama’s visit. But as you all know, this is also personal. My family and I are approaching a full week as Waldo Canyon Fire evacuees. As readers of this blog (archive here) and my Twitter feed have been reading, we were forced to […]

Abound Solar latest clean energy loan guarantee recipient to announce bankruptcy

By Doug Powers  •  June 28, 2012 07:09 PM

Same story, different day

House moving forward with afternoon contempt vote against Holder; Update: Holder found in contempt; 17 Dems vote yes, rest walk out without voting

By Doug Powers  •  June 28, 2012 01:00 PM


Obamacare Judgment Day: SCOTUS-watch open thread; Update: Mandate upheld as a tax, rest of law upheld almost in its entirety — Roberts joins left of the court

By Doug Powers  •  June 28, 2012 09:18 AM

Which way?

Joe Biden again forgets who’s been in charge for the last 3 1/2 years

By Doug Powers  •  June 27, 2012 04:26 PM

“It’s a depression for millions and millions of Americans”

Boehner: House to proceed with Holder contempt vote

By Doug Powers  •  June 27, 2012 01:11 PM

Still on

Mayor Bloomberg solution to obeying NY idling restriction while still keeping his SUV cool gets ‘thumbs up’ from Larry the Cable Guy

By Doug Powers  •  June 27, 2012 10:44 AM


Team Obama’s Brother Sharpton Moment

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 27, 2012 09:42 AM

Team Obama’s Brother Sharpton Moment by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2012 Attorney General Eric Holder’s people have no shame. After months of stonewalling, misinformation and petulant disregard for the victims of the Fast and Furious gunwalking scandal, President Obama’s Justice Department is hiding behind the most despicable race-card demagogues on the planet. “Post-racial” America […]

Orrin Hatch, Charles Rangel win primaries and head to the general election

By Doug Powers  •  June 27, 2012 05:05 AM

**Written by Doug Powers A couple of primary results from Tuesday I didn’t get to last night: Orrin Hatch survived to seek a seventh term in the US Senate. Also, the forever lingering evidence of a swamp left undrained, Charles Rangel, lives on to seek his 22nd term in November. All in all, it was […]

Day 5 of Waldo Canyon Fire evacuation: Blaze engulfs homes/historic ranch; 32k total evacuated; more dangerous winds, heat ahead; Day 6: Surviving

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 27, 2012 04:12 AM

Update: June 28 – It’s Day 6 of life as evacuees for the Malkins. We’re all together and safe. Our house remains in one of the most threatened areas of the city, but it is still standing for now. As we keep reminding the kids since we were displaced on Saturday, a house is not […]

Add Claire McCaskill to the list of Dems skipping the convention

By Doug Powers  •  June 26, 2012 10:50 PM

Survival instinct

Finally some good news for the Obama campaign

By Doug Powers  •  June 26, 2012 04:29 PM


Dems move convention kickoff from Charlotte Motor Speedway to downtown

By Doug Powers  •  June 26, 2012 01:25 PM

Scaling back

One day at a time

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 26, 2012 10:13 AM

We were told last night that there might not be containment of the Waldo Canyon Fire until July 16. Firefighters and first responders are working tirelessly. Still no word on when or if we’ll get back into our home. More than 5,100 acres have burned. Three of four C-130s will be used today to fight […]

Latest global warming scare report: If you live on the east coast, put on waders now

By Doug Powers  •  June 25, 2012 04:37 PM

Everybody panic!

Biden in 2007: Executive privilege only covers communications between a president and his advisors

By Doug Powers  •  June 25, 2012 02:30 PM


SCOTUS watch: Decision week for Obamacare, Arizona immigration law, and more; Update: Part of Arizona immigration law upheld; Obamacare decision coming Thursday

By Doug Powers  •  June 25, 2012 09:25 AM

All eyes

A personal note: Evacuated from Waldo Canyon Fire; Update: Sunset and smoke, 3,600 acres destroyed

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 24, 2012 06:22 PM

I took this photo of the Waldo Canyon Fire with my iPhone from the Chapel Hills Mall yesterday. Our family is among the 11,000 residents of Colorado Springs and Manitou Springs who have been evacuated in the wake of the Waldo Canyon Fire. We’re homeless, but safe for now — though the kids are devastated […]

Axelrod: Obama’s re-election will liberate ‘Republicans of good will’ who want to work with him

By Doug Powers  •  June 24, 2012 03:53 PM


With fate of Obamacare in question, HHS cranks up pace of spending to implement the law

By Doug Powers  •  June 24, 2012 11:19 AM

“Faster! SCOTUS is coming!”

Eating utensils confiscated before Obama speech to Latino organization

By Doug Powers  •  June 23, 2012 12:26 PM


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