Articles in Category: 'Barack Obama'

By: Nancy Smith | Posted: February 3, 2012 3:55 AM
Remember when former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty about-faced on a promise not to throw elbows during the 2012 GOP Presidential Primary campaign?
 
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By: Reince Priebus | Posted: February 2, 2012 3:55 AM
President Obama should be worried. Florida, key to his hopes for re-election, is turning against him. The president will soon realize that breaking his promises has serious consequences.
 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: July 1, 2011 3:55 AM

"The opponents (of same-sex marriage) have no case other than ignorance and misconception and prejudice."

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: July 8, 2011 3:55 AM

By refusing to accept tax increases in a deal to raise the debt ceiling, Republicans are behaving like "fanatics," writes David Brooks of The New York Times.

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: July 19, 2011 3:55 AM

Though President Obama has run rings about the Republican Party in the debt-ceiling debate, that party can yet emerge victorious, if it will stick to its guns.

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: August 2, 2011 3:55 AM

Mocked by The Wall Street Journal and Sen. John McCain as the little people of the "Lord of the Rings" books, the Tea Party "Hobbits" are indeed returning to Middle Earth -- to nail the coonskin to the wall.

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: September 27, 2011 3:55 AM

"Now even as we speak, there are those who are preparing to divide us, the spin masters and negative ad peddlers who embrace the politics of anything goes.

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: December 30, 2011 3:55 AM
"Events are in the saddle and ride mankind."
    
In describing 2011, few cliches seem more appropriate. For in this past year, we Americans seemed to lose control of our destiny, as events seemed to be in the saddle.

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: July 12, 2011 3:55 AM

"The Disappearing Black Middle Class" ran the headline over the Chicago Sun-Times story. And the statistics from the Economic Policy Institute were indeed sobering.

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: July 21, 2011 3:55 AM

When governments want to encourage what they believe is beneficial behavior, they subsidize it. Sounds like good public policy.

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: January 2, 2012 3:55 AM
Election year has finally arrived, well after the beginning of a turbulent and unpredictable election season, and voting begins on Tuesday in the Iowa Republicans caucuses.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: September 1, 2010 9:02 AM
Bud Chiles is taking a hike from the Florida governor's race, but that doesn't mean the field is cleared for Democrat Alex Sink.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: January 19, 2012 3:55 AM
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- The crowd at the Fox News/Wall Street Journal debate in Myrtle Beach was feisty, with whoops and cheers for Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum and Rick Perry, though not so much for Ron Paul.
 
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By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: January 24, 2012 3:55 AM
This may be the golden age of presumptuous ignorance. The most recent demonstrations of that are the Occupy Wall Street mobs. It is doubtful how many of these semi-literate sloganizers could tell the difference between a stock and a bond.
 
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By: Ed Moore, Ph.D. | Posted: January 24, 2012 3:55 AM
As in our nation’s capital, there has been much talk about the value of higher education degrees here in Florida. In order to attract and grow business, there must be a well-trained work force and an ever-emerging intelligent populace.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: January 6, 2012 3:55 AM
While Mitt Romney has enjoyed relatively soft treatment from the mainstream media, a recent front-page article in the Washington Post telegraphed the cheap shots Republicans can expect in the general election.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: January 16, 2012 3:55 AM
The folks you see out there yahooing and happy dancing and sending up fireworks -- figuratively speaking, anyway -- are probably Democrats.
 
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By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: January 31, 2012 3:55 AM
California has a huge state debt and Washington has a huge national debt. But that does not discourage either Gov. Jerry Brown or President Barack Obama from wanting to launch a very costly high-speed rail system.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: January 30, 2012 3:55 AM
We got mixed signals from a turbulent political week.
 
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By: Kevin Derby | Posted: January 11, 2012 3:55 AM
Pundits and his opponents in both the Democratic and Republican ranks continue to pummel Mitt Romney as one of the weakest GOP front-runners in recent memory.

 
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By: George Will | Posted: January 28, 2012 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- War, said James Madison, is "the true nurse of executive aggrandizement." Randolph Bourne, the radical essayist killed by the influenza unleashed by World War I, warned, "War is the health of the state." Hence Barack Obama's State of the Union hymn: Onward civilian soldiers, marching as to war.
 
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