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By: Michael Barone | Posted: November 19, 2012 3:55 AM
In his first formal press conference in months, Barack Obama showed that getting re-elected can increase a president's confidence and combativeness. He staked out tough stands on several issues, especially on the looming budget negotiations.
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: November 19, 2012 3:55 AM
You have to hand it to the Democrats and their pals in the mainstream media. Nobody touches these guys for sheer hypocrisy. 
 
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By: George Will | Posted: November 17, 2012 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- There can be unseemly exposure of the mind as well as of the body, as the progressive mind is exposed in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a creature of the labyrinthine Dodd-Frank legislation.

 
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Posted: November 17, 2012 3:55 AM
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: November 16, 2012 3:55 AM
As bad as the vote-count went in St. Lucie County, I think it's safe to say Supervisor of Elections Gertrude Walker is no serial screw-up like Susan Bucher.
 
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By: Mona Charen | Posted: November 16, 2012 3:55 AM
Our large cruise ship sailed within view of Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, as a gathering of conservatives sponsored by National Review magazine considered the wreckage of the 2012 election.
 
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Posted: November 16, 2012 3:55 AM
 
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By: Ron Paul | Posted: November 15, 2012 3:55 AM
This may well be the last time I speak on the House floor. At the end of the year I’ll leave Congress after 23 years in office over a 36-year period. 
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: November 15, 2012 3:55 AM
Barack Obama attended more than 200 fundraisers for his presidential campaign, but he refrained from raising money for congressional Democrats.
 
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Posted: November 15, 2012 3:55 AM
 
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By: L. Brent Bozell | Posted: November 14, 2012 3:55 AM
Mark Thompson, a former director-general of the British Broadcasting Corporation, began his new job Monday as president and CEO of The New York Times. The lack of embarrassment was remarkable.
 
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Posted: November 14, 2012 3:55 AM
 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: November 13, 2012 3:55 AM
The stunning resignation of CIA Director David Petraeus, days before he was to testify on the CIA role in the Benghazi massacre, raises many more questions than his resignation letter answers.

 
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Posted: November 13, 2012 3:55 AM
 
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By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: November 13, 2012 3:55 AM
We don't need to “tax the rich,” who already pay more than their “share.” We need to tax the poor. 
 
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Posted: November 12, 2012 3:55 AM
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: November 12, 2012 3:55 AM

Allen West lost more than the election Tuesday night. He lost friends and he lost believers and he showed perhaps the most ardent among his Congressional District 18 faithful that he doesn't deserve them. 

 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: November 12, 2012 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- The headline was inevitable: "What went wrong?"
 
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By: Mona Charen | Posted: November 10, 2012 3:55 AM
The pundit world will now eviscerate Mitt Romney, a man who, had he garnered just a few hundred thousand more votes in a few key districts, would have been hailed as a political genius.
 
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Posted: November 10, 2012 3:55 AM
 
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By: Scott Rasmussen | Posted: November 9, 2012 10:00 AM

One of the strangest aspects of Election 2012 is that voters are demanding change but didn't change politicians.

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: November 9, 2012 3:55 AM
After its second defeat at the hands of Barack Obama, under whom unemployment has never been lower than the day George W. Bush left office, the Republican Party has at last awakened to its existential crisis. 
 
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Posted: November 9, 2012 3:55 AM
 
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By: George Will | Posted: November 8, 2012 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- America's 57th presidential election revealed that a second important national institution is on an unsustainable trajectory.

 
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Posted: November 8, 2012 3:55 AM
 
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By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: November 8, 2012 3:55 AM
"When you see that in order to produce, you need to obtain permission from men who produce nothing; when you see that money is flowing to those who deal not in goods, but in favors; when you see that men get rich more easily by graft than by work, and your laws no longer protect you against them, but protect them against you ... you may know that your society is doomed." – Ayn Rand
 
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Posted: November 7, 2012 3:00 AM
 
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By: L. Brent Bozell | Posted: November 7, 2012 2:30 AM
Throughout the very long presidential election cycle, two trends remained consistent. The media lauded Obama no matter how horrendous his record, and they savaged Obama's Republican contenders as ridiculous pretenders.
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: November 6, 2012 3:55 AM
How I long for an inquiring press. Just once in all this early voting mess, won't somebody, anybody question the Democrats' outrage and need for legal redress over a shortage of voting days? 
 
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