Andrew C. McCarthy

Islamophobia: McCarthy’s Kansas Case Study Shows It’s Not The Real Problem

Our friend Andrew C. McCarthy, National Review columnist and prosecutor in the first Islamist attack on New York’s World Trade Center posted an interesting and revealing column about how the establishment media continually gets its coverage of Islam and Islamism wrong, even to the point of defending those who call for the violent overthrow of the United States government and the destruction of Israel and the Jewish people.

Andrew C. McCarthy: Yes, Ted Cruz Is A Natural Born Citizen

National Review's Andrew C. McCarthy explains why Ted Cruz is indeed eligible to run for President and says on substance, Donald Trump’s self-serving cracks about his rival are specious and that “Senator Ted Cruz is wise to laugh off Donald Trump’s intimation that his constitutional qualifications to serve as president may be debatable.”

Ted Cruz Is the One Candidate Who Can Face down Washington — And Win

Andrew C. McCarthy, National Review

Reinvigorating American principles will require taming Washington. It calls for restoring the Constitution as a vital limit on government, not a relic . . . or an obstacle. Ted Cruz gets this. Many Republicans talk the talk — we hear it in every election season, right up until it is time to stop campaigning and start governing. Senator Cruz walks the walk. That is why I believe he should be the next president of the United States.

Are Rand Paul’s NSA Metadata Concerns Misplaced?

Earlier this week Fox News’s Megyn Kelly conducted an incisive interview with Senator Rand Paul (R., Ky.) about his opposition to the National Security Agency’s metadata-collection program under Section 215 of the PATRIOT Act (the business-records provision). That interview prompted our good friend Andrew C. McCarthy of National Review to post a detailed rebuttal of Paul’s position that was so thought provoking we think it needs further discussion from our large audience of constitutionalists.

President Obama’s Latest Lawlessness Demands Impeachment

Our constitutional system assumes impeachment is a serious, viable check on executive maladministration — in some egregious instances, it is the only check.” If you have a lawless and abusive president, and you nevertheless disavow the only weapon the system gives you to fight a rogue executive, you are going to get more lawlessness and abuse. 

It Doesn’t Stop in Brooklyn

Andrew C. McCarthy, NRO

When NYPD officers spotted suspect Raymond Leonardo, 18, and ordered him to drop the gun he took point blank aim at one of the officers. However, with their characteristic professionalism, the cops handled the deadly suspect with restraint, merely tackling him after he tried to shoot at them.

Why Doesn’t Boehner’s Lawsuit Mention Immigration?

Our friend Andrew C. McCarthy, author of Faithless Execution: Building the Political Case for Obama’s Impeachment asks the fundamental question about Boehner's lawsuit against Obama: Why doesn't it include any mention of Obama's failure to enforce our immigration and border security laws?