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Holder running out the clock on Fast & Furious?

Ed Morrissey,  One of the first major scandals of the Obama administration may not get resolved until after Barack Obama leaves office — at least, if Eric Holder has anything to say about it. Politico’s Josh Gerstein reported last night on an effort by the Attorney General to keep the issue of executive privilege and […] Read More →

“Hello Iowa. I’m back!” Hillary Rodham Clinton declared at a Fundraiser Sunday

 Hillary Rodham Clinton, making her return to Iowa for the first time since the 2008 presidential campaign, implored Democrats on Sunday to choose shared economic opportunity over “the guardians of gridlock” in an high-profile appearance that drove speculation about another White House bid into overdrive. “Hello Iowa. I’m back!” Hillary, a super PAC supporting a […] Read More →

Michelle Malkin: The Jihadists’ Eternal Plan

 Here’s the first and last rule of Islamic jihad: If at first you don’t succeed, plot, plot again. 9/11 wasn’t the first. 9/11 won’t be the last. It’s not “fear-mongering” to face reality. These head-chopping, throat-slitting, bloodthirsty hijackers — of planes, freedom and civilization — have conspired for decades to inflict modern mass murder on […] Read More →

Pathetic: Obama delays acting on immigration until after November elections

 U.S. President Barack Obama reversed course on Saturday and delayed taking executive action on immigration reform until after November congressional elections, bowing to concerns it could cost his fellow Democrats control of the U.S. Senate. Obama had promised in a high-profile White House appearance in June to announce unilateral measures by the end of summer […] Read More →

Et tu, Di Fi? Feinstein sours on Obama’s ‘too cautious’ approach to ISIS

Noah Rothman,  Most Democratic officeholders who have sought out the press to register their dissatisfaction with Obama’s approach to the situation in Iraq and Syria, Reps. Adam Schiff (D-CA) and Peter Welch (D-VT) most notably, expressed their concern that Obama is going too far. The president’s administration, which had floated the proposition of mounting airstrikes […] Read More →

Obama Does Have A Strategy, And It’s Awful

Derek Hunter,  On Thursday, President Obama told the world he didn’t yet have a strategy for dealing with the Islamic Front in Syria. Although it’s never good to let an army who beheads your citizens and is hell-bent on your destruction know you don’t know how to deal with them – yet, or otherwise – […] Read More →