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JIHAD: Senator rips Pentagon over contract with company arming Syrian regime | Fox News

By at June 20, 2013 | 1:04 am

JIHAD: Senator rips Pentagon over contract with company arming Syrian regime | Fox News

By Judson BergerPublished June 19, 2013FoxNews.com A Republican senator blasted the Pentagon after it entered into a new helicopter contract with a Russian company which is supplying the Syrian regime -- even as the U.S. moves to arm the Syrian opposition. The contract was announced Monday with Russian arms firm Rosoboronexport, for military helicopters that will go ... Go To Article

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MARCO RUBIO’S Insider Problem | RealClearPolitics

By at June 18, 2013 | 1:01 am

MARCO RUBIO’S Insider Problem | RealClearPolitics

By Ben Domenech - June 17, 2013 -- What was Marco Rubio sent to Washington to do? The concern among Rubio’s team of the rising chorus of “Marco’s gone Washington” shouldn’t surprise them considering his approach to the gamesmanship of typical Senatorial give and take. The problem is a simple one: Rubio was originally sold to the Republican base as not just a ... Go To Article

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VIDEO: CADDELL, SCHOEN, LEBOUTILLIER: Political Insiders Part 1-Are scandals a sign of Obama’s decline?

By at June 17, 2013 | 3:46 pm

VIDEO: CADDELL, SCHOEN, LEBOUTILLIER: Political Insiders Part 1-Are scandals a sign of Obama’s decline?

This week the POLITICAL INSIDERS - Pat Caddell, Doug Schoen and John LeBoutillier - explored the deterioration not only of the Obama Presidency but of the entire Political Class. With scandal after scandal overwhelming Washington, the gap between the government and the governed has never been wider. ThePOLITICAL INSIDERS compared today's situation to Watergate - and ... Go To Article

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VIDEO: CADDELL, SCHOEN, LEBOUTILLIER: Political Insiders Part 2 – Should we trust anyone in Washington to lead?

By at June 17, 2013 | 3:40 pm

VIDEO: CADDELL, SCHOEN, LEBOUTILLIER: Political Insiders Part 2 – Should we trust anyone in Washington to lead?

This week the POLITICAL INSIDERS - Pat Caddell, Doug Schoen and John LeBoutillier - explored the deterioration not only of the Obama Presidency but of the entire Political Class. With scandal after scandal overwhelming Washington, the gap between the government and the governed has never been wider. ThePOLITICAL INSIDERS compared today's situation to Watergate - and ... Go To Article

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VICTOR DAVID HANSON: Illegal Immigration: Elite Illiberality | National Review Online

By at June 17, 2013 | 1:15 pm

VICTOR DAVID HANSON: Illegal Immigration: Elite Illiberality | National Review Online

JUNE 17, 2013, By Victor Davis Hanson The elite charm of comprehensive immigration reform The divide over immigration reform is not primarily a Left/Right or Democratic/Republican divide; instead, it cuts, and sharply so, across class lines. Elites blur the distinction between legal and illegal immigration to ensure that the opponents of the latter appear to be ... Go To Article

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BYRON YORK: Is the Gang of Eight really tough on immigrants with criminal records? | WashingtonExaminer.com

By at June 17, 2013 | 1:00 pm

BYRON YORK: Is the Gang of Eight really tough on immigrants with criminal records? | WashingtonExaminer.com

BY: BYRON YORK JUNE 16, 2013 Supporters of the Senate Gang of Eight comprehensive immigration reform bill stress that currently-illegal immigrants will be required to undergo a thorough background check before winning legal status in the months after the bill is passed. “They will have to come forward and pass a rigorous background check,” Sen. Marco Rubio, the ... Go To Article

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JFK warned about secrecy | Human Events

By at June 17, 2013 | 12:21 pm

JFK warned about secrecy | Human Events

By: Richard L. Johnson,  6/17/2013 “The very word “secrecy” is repugnant in a free and open society; and we are as a people inherently and historically opposed to secret societies, to secret oaths and to secret proceedings. We decided long ago that the dangers of excessive and unwarranted concealment of pertinent facts far outweighed the dangers which are cited ... Go To Article

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OBAMA runs immigration bill from White House, according to new report | The Daily Caller

By at June 17, 2013 | 7:35 am

OBAMA runs immigration bill from White House, according to new report | The Daily Caller

06/17/2013, Neil Munro - White House Correspondent The White House is playing a larger role in developing the Gang of Eight’s immigration bill than its supporters publicly admit, according to a forthcoming article in The New Yorker. “‘No decisions are being made without talking to us about it,’ the official said of the Gang of Eight negotiations … ... Go To Article

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IMMIGRATION LEGISLATION: Six amendments to watch in Senate immigration reform fight – The Hill’s Floor Action

By at June 16, 2013 | 5:03 pm

IMMIGRATION LEGISLATION: Six amendments to watch in Senate immigration reform fight – The Hill’s Floor Action

By Ramsey Cox - 06/16/13 Senators are girding for a contentious floor fight next week over more than 100 immigration reform amendments that will be crucial to determining whether the chamber approves comprehensive legislation. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) has warned members to prepare for a long slog in dealing with the deluge of amendments — ... Go To Article

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GEORGE F. WILL: Congress slips its constitutional leash – WaPo

By at June 16, 2013 | 12:04 am

GEORGE F. WILL: Congress slips its constitutional leash – WaPo

By George F. Will, Published: June 14 In May 1918, with America embroiled in the First World War, Iowa Gov. William Lloyd Harding dealt a blow against Germany. His Babel Proclamation — that was its title; you cannot make this stuff up — decreed: “Conversation in public places, on trains and over the telephone should be in the English language.” The ... Go To Article

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