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Accountability for Camp Bastion families? 2 Marine generals reportedly fired

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 30, 2013 06:16 PM

As I reported earlier this month, families of the two hero Marines killed in the 9/14/12 Taliban attack on Camp Bastion have been awaiting word of an official military review of the incident. The family will be briefed tomorrow, but the media is running the story today. Via Rajiv Chandrasekaran of the Washington Post: The […]

Heh: Word ‘free’ quietly disappears from Obamacare website

By Doug Powers  •  September 30, 2013 11:19 AM

Bait & switch

Shutdown chart of the day: The 17 other times America died

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 30, 2013 10:57 AM

(Via @jay_pe) Related: Blame Harry Reid. Related: 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue and 1600 Days Without a Budget According to the US Debt Clock, we are $16,970,000,000 in debt. The US Debt Clock is an unofficial tally of our excessive spending. The federal deficit increased by $146 billion in August, as reported by the CBO four days […]

Bill Clinton: Republicans ‘begging for America to fail’

By Doug Powers  •  September 29, 2013 03:58 PM

And the definition of “success” is…?

CNN does 12 minute interview with Susan Rice; Number of Benghazi mentions: 0

By Doug Powers  •  September 29, 2013 12:16 PM

Pre-condition?

House GOP counter-offer: Fund gov’t through mid-December, 1 year delay in Obamacare and repeal of medical device tax

By Doug Powers  •  September 28, 2013 02:18 PM

Chess

HHS Obamacare video contest: No more submissions please, we have our winner

By Doug Powers  •  September 28, 2013 11:50 AM

Truth in advertising

The NYT’s differing take on two speeches: Wendy Davis vs. Ted Cruz

By Doug Powers  •  September 27, 2013 11:05 AM

Sides

Education’s Shiny Toy Syndrome

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 27, 2013 09:24 AM

Education’s Shiny Toy Syndrome by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2013 It’s elementary. Public education bureaucrats do the darnedest, stupidest things. Clever kids are ready, willing and able to capitalize on that costly stupidity in a heartbeat. Within days of rolling out a $30 million Common Core iPad program in Los Angeles, for example, students […]

Obama won’t negotiate on debt ceiling; Harry Reid wheels out gov’t shutdown doomsday clock

By Doug Powers  •  September 26, 2013 02:25 PM

Forever in their debt

Obama reiterates: Health care is a right

By Doug Powers  •  September 26, 2013 01:12 PM

Mandated rights?

RINO attack: Dems yielded time to John McCain so he could defend Obamacare, my friends

By Doug Powers  •  September 25, 2013 02:15 PM

Chivalry

Dueling Headlines; ‘What Ted Cruz stands to win or lose in fight against Obamacare’ edition

By Doug Powers  •  September 25, 2013 01:02 PM

**Written by Doug Powers Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has wrapped up his mega speech in opposition to Obamacare after more than 21 hours. As you can see by today’s Dueling Headlines, some of those writing about this story have yet to settle on a talking point about Cruz. From the Daily Beast: Dueling with that […]

Obama lied, my health plan died

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 25, 2013 01:42 AM

Obama lied, my health plan died by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2013 Like an estimated 22 million other Americans, I am a self-employed small-business owner who buys health insurance for my family directly on the individual market. We have a high-deductible PPO plan that allows us to choose from a wide range of doctors. […]

Ted Cruz mega speech under way: I rise in opposition to Obamacare [live video]; Update: Ends after more than 21 hours

By Doug Powers  •  September 24, 2013 05:25 PM

“Washington depends on the American people not paying attention”

Lois Lerner’s ‘punishment’: Retirement with full pension

By Doug Powers  •  September 24, 2013 03:43 PM

Setting examples

And now a word from constitutional scholar Nancy Pelosi

By Doug Powers  •  September 24, 2013 02:21 PM

Declarations

Rejecting Jeb Bush’s Fed Ed racket: Florida turns against Common Core

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 24, 2013 09:31 AM

Jeb Bush can deride and mock opponents of shoddy, costly, intrusive, and unconstitutional Common Core standards all he wants. The grass-roots movement against Fed Ed can’t be stopped. In Bush’s own Florida, GOP Gov. Rick Scott issued an executive order yesterday withdrawing the state from the Common Core testing consortium known as PARCC. Word is […]

“Hide out”: Furious military wife protests DHS advice in case of active shooting

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 23, 2013 05:53 PM

Reader S. e-mailed me an infuriating message and attachment last week after the Washington Navy Yard massacre. More on her letter in a moment. As I pointed out on the one-year anniversary of the Fort Hood shooting, many military bases and facilities remain gun-free zones thanks to Clinton-era gun restrictions. Reminder: –The victims were all […]

CNN anchor: Attempts to defund Obamacare ‘not the way the Founders drew this thing up’

By Doug Powers  •  September 23, 2013 12:59 PM

Really?

Biden in Mexico: I assure you all the people who came to the US illegally will be granted amnesty

By Doug Powers  •  September 23, 2013 11:44 AM

Security

Pelosi: Obamacare ‘a liberation’

By Doug Powers  •  September 22, 2013 03:51 PM

Liberation?

Passed it, finding out what’s in it: More consumers informed their coverage is being discontinued due to Obamacare

By Doug Powers  •  September 22, 2013 10:32 AM

**Written by Doug Powers 2009: “If you like your insurance plan, you can keep your insurance plan”: 2013: Who’s up for many more examples of why that was beyond a total lie? Here are just a couple of the many: @michellemalkin just rec notice from my hlth ins-"By law we must close your plan."New plan-deductible […]

“Parents, you need to question these people!:” Shock video of dad arrested at school meeting after challenging Common Core; Update: Charges dropped

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 20, 2013 10:46 PM

Scroll for update…charges dropped, questions remain… If you haven’t read my column today on Jeb Bush’s latest Common Core snit fit, do it now. Then, watch this: Next, read this e-mail I received tonight from a parent in Baltimore County, Md: I know you are vehemently against the Common Core standards that are being thrust […]

Maybe family members of men slain in Benghazi should seek information from Al Jazeera instead of the US government

By Doug Powers  •  September 20, 2013 11:57 AM

“What difference does it make” unacceptable

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