This could be a hunch, but I suspect that vulnerable congressional Democrats are going to regret Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid having prematurely kicked off 2014 midterm season by declaring his party’s campaign slogan to be ‘All Obamacare Victims Are Liars.’
If pro-Europe Western Ukraine wants to ally with the European Union and flourish as a responsible 21st-century world power, while pro-Putin Eastern Ukraine wants to sell its soul to the devil, good riddance.
Here’s a question we should have asked ourselves about 10 years ago: Should countries that support state sponsors of terror, give asylum to traitors who leak national security information and commit human rights abuses be rewarded with hosting the Olympics?
According to the International Olympic Committee, the United Nations of sports, of course they should.
Imagine the governor of a large state shutting down two lanes of the busiest bridge in the country for four days, holding up hundreds of thousands of drivers and causing delays, confusion and lost productivity.
Now imagine the President of the United States holding up millions of online shoppers for three months, causing frustration, anger and chaos, not to mention lost health insurance coverage and continuity of care.
Breaking down the ‘New York Times’ Benghazi piece: It depends on what the meaning of the word “Al-Qaeda” is
New York Times reporter David Kirkpatrick recently published a lengthy piece arguing that President Obama’s original al-Qaeda-free description of the causes of the 9/11/12 attack on our Benghazi consulate was accurate, and that then-U.S. Ambassador to the UN Susan Rice’s claim that the attack was instigated by a YouTube video was correct.
If I hear one more conservative complain that the A&E Network violated Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson’s free speech rights by suspending him from the show, I’m going to scream.
Liberals pretend that, for people who lost their health care plans because of Obamacare, the Affordable Care Act will lower monthly premiums while offering the same or better coverage — and other people won’t even be affected! They promise a veritable gold standard for 21st-century health care coverage.
Their claim is all flash and no substance.
It seems there’s always some Western nation that’s the butt of foreign policy jokes, that has an embarrassing reputation of refusing to fight or take sides — whether France, Switzerland, Canada, or all of Europe. But with France strapping on its fighting boots and rejecting deals like the one Obama just lapped up with Iran, it seems the U.S. is going to be the butt of international jokes until we get another Republican in the White House.