Barack Obama

Reagan Biographer Craig Shirley: GOP Resembles a Crime Family

Craig Shirley, Rush Limbaugh and Pat Caddell think the reason Congress has not gotten to the bottom of the IRS targeting of conservatives and Tea Party movement groups is because the establishment GOP wants the IRS to hobble these groups just as much or more than do the Democrats.

Conservatives Don't Feel Well Represented in DC

Brian Hughes, Washington Examiner

Jim DeMint said, “I think a lot of Americans, regardless of political labels, feel the same way. This [the Tea Party] is just millions of Americans who are concerned about spending and debt … a lot of folks who believe in limited government, less spending and debt are concerned that under this president.”

Cruz: Texas Is Fighting to Stay Red

Sen. Ted Cruz, Breitbart

Cruz warns of the Obama Administration efforts to make Texas buckle under a torrent of federal rules and regulations. Obamacare’s unconstitutional, unfunded mandate to expand Medicaid in our state has gained some attention. But Cruz is certain Texas will stay red.

GOP Flocks to Bill Curbing Obama's Power

Molly K. Hooper, The Hill

43 House Repubs. have recently backed legislation that calls for legal action against Obama. Obama threatened to enact policies if Congress didn't act in his State of the Union address.

DeMint: R's Had Little Choice on Debt Vote

Sandy Fitzgerald, Newsmax

Jim DeMint believes R's did the only thing they thought they could do. "Repub. leaders have figured out that they either give Obama all the money and debt he wants or he's going to close the gov't down and blame it on them."

Is Obama Accelerating the Collapse of America?

Wayne Allyn Root, The Blaze

Obama no longer cares to hide his radical Marxist ideology and is no longer hiding the fact that he is a tyrant, dictator, communist, and hater of America, capitalism and Judeo Christian values. It’s now clear it’s “pedal to the metal” towards the destruction of America. Who will stop him?

Obamas Posture on 'Income Inequality' While Skiing, Golfing

Caroline Schaeffer, IJReview.com

The Obamas truly think that because Barack is President, they can do whatever they want. They inconvenience Americans and spend taxpayer money without batting an eye – in the midst of the weakest recovery of the last 60 years. Why don't they dial back the extravagance, at least for awhile?

Rand Paul Fights for Us Non-Terrorist Americans

We applaud Senator Rand Paul, Matt Kibbe, and lead attorney Ken Cuccinelli for standing-up for us non-terrorist Americans, and we are especially grateful that they weren’t turned from this path by President Obama’s recent announcement of a series of phony NSA “reforms.”

Work and Life Under Obamacare

W. James Antle III, American Conservative

Here's why the debate over the CBO report on work decisions and health insurance matters.

Poll: 60% Believe Obama Overstepping Authority

Ed Morrissey, Hot Air

How did the State of the Union speech declaring Obama's intent to make 2014 a year of unilateral action play with the public? According to a recent poll, not terribly well. Mixed into deep economic pessimism is a majority opinion that Obama is doing too much instead of too little.

Repubs. Should Force Obama to Answer for His Lawlessness

Cal Thomas, Washington Examiner

Republicans should at least use the courts to try to restrain Obama.

Never Mind About the Obamacare Premium

The problem with compiling Obamacare enrollment numbers is that like almost everything else liberals do, Obamacare is built on good intentions, not actual production or achievement. When Democrats passed Obamacare they had good intentions about helping the poor and the uninsured, so never mind if anyone is actually paying the premium. Sign the petition to tell Republican leaders to stop Obamacare.

Barone: 'Disparate Impact' Doctrine Hurts Those It's Intended to Help

Michael Barone, Washington Examiner

Disparate impact. It's the shorthand description of a legal doctrine with important effects on everyday American life -- and more if Barack Obama and his political allies get their way. 

Should Obama Be Impeached?

Jeffrey Lord, American Spectator

The Obama Precedent and defunding the IRS.

Congress Is Giving Obama a Blank Check

Amy Payne, Heritage Foundation Blog

“With almost $17.3 trillion in national debt, failing to put a debt limit in place to protect taxpayers from even more reckless spending by Congress is beyond irresponsible,” said Heritage’s Romina Boccia. That’s $140,000 per household.

Do You Believe Amnesty Is Dead?

Is your Congressman on the amnesty target list? You can’t find a major voice that believes the GOP leadership push for amnesty is dead for this Congress. The only way to defeat amnesty is to contact the Members of Congress on this list and get them off the fence and committed to defeating amnesty or "legal status' for illegal aliens and firmly behind the rule of law and American exceptionalism.

GOP Slams Obamacare Mandate Delay: A 'Train Wreck'

Cathy Burke, NewsMax

The administration Monday delayed another part of Obamacare, saying medium-sized businesses won't face a tax penalty until '16 for not providing workers with health coverage, refueling GOP criticism of Obamacare as a "train wreck" and "jobs killer."

Dr. Ben Carson Blasts 'Gestapo' IRS Tactics

David A. Patten, NewsMax

Dr. Benjamin Carson, who is considered a possible contender for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination, said that he and his family have been personally targeted by the IRS in retribution for his frank critique of Obama’s policies.

Ayotte: Can't Trust Obama But Let's Advance Amnesty Anyway

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Estab. Repub. Sen. Kelly Ayotte says she agrees that Repubs. can't trust Obama to enforce the law, but they should immediately move forward on comprehensive immigration reform, anyway. 

The Deja Vu of the Lame Duck

David Keene, Washington Times

It's Obama's turn to limp to the sidelines, and Democrats turn to flee.