Ebola

GOP Rep. Hal Rogers – Obama’s Greatest Ally In The Amnesty Battle

House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers' insistence on an omnibus spending bill plays right into the trap that President Obama and Harry Reid's defeated Senate Democrats have set for Republicans.

Obama’s Government by "Experts" the Virus of the Liberal Elite

The arrogance and lies inherent in liberal “government by experts” are now on graphic display in the Obama response to the Ebola crisis and the willingness of American voters to defer to government by experts is, fortunately, rapidly eroding.

Obama's Big Ebola Wager

Scott McConnell, American Conservative

The main job of Ebola "tsar" Ron Klain should be to save the White House from its own political tone-deafness. If Americans die because West Africans are allowed to continue flying here legally during the heat of the crisis, Obama’s presidency will be toast.

Ron Klain and Solyndra

Andrew C. McCarthy, National Review Online

The administration’s point man on a solar fraud is now in charge of Ebola. Rest assured that Klain will keep us promptly apprised of all Ebola developments without ever glancing at a calendar or a poll.

Cruz: Dem's Arguments Against an Ebola Flight Ban Don’t Make Sense

On Sunday’s CNN State of the Union program with Candy Crowley, Senator Ted Cruz talked about the importance of implementing flight bans from Ebola-stricken countries in order to prevent more cases from coming into the U.S. He also discussed the mission against ISIS.

Ebola, Ideology and Common Sense

Pat Buchanan, CNS News

In dealing with contagious and deadly diseases, common sense says to err on the side of safety. Public safety must come before political correctness. Community and country come ahead of any obligation to the people of West Africa.

Boehner and McConnell Must Lead on Ebola

Erick Erickson, Red State

This should be a no brainer. In an election year when the GOP will not even offer the hint of an agenda because they are playing it safe, this is a safe play. They should show leadership on this issue where Barack Obama is failing to lead.

Republicans Nationalize While Democrats Stay Local

Beth Reinhard, Wall Street Journal

The messaging war between Republicans trying to nationalize the election and Democrats attempting to localize it has become a central feature of the battle over which party will control the Senate come January.

Tillis’ Right Turn Resonates with Voters

Recent surveys showing the North Carolina Senate race tightening is great news for conservatives hoping to wrest control of the Senate from the Democrats – and shows the shift in Thom Tillis’ campaign toward issues that matter is resonating with real voters.

Much More Than Just a Local Election

Thomas Sowell, National Review Online

What is the overriding national issue that makes this year’s congressional elections so crucial? That issue is whether, despite all the lawless edicts of President Obama, threatening one-man rule, we can still salvage enough of the Constitution to remain a free, democratic nation.

Ebola-Driven 'Mass Migration' from South of Border?

Penny Star, CNS News

Marine Corps Gen. John Kelly, commander of the U.S. Southern Command, warned that if Ebola spreads to Central and South America, it could cause “mass migration into the United States” of those seeking treatment.

Schlafly: Government Failed to Protect Us from Ebola

Phyllis Schlafly, Investors Business Daily

The conservative icon says the problem of invasion across our border is no longer just a jobs problem. It's a national security problem, a welfare problem, a public school problem and a dangerous disease problem.

McCaul: Ebola crisis unfolding at an alarming pace

By Anna M. Tinsley, Fort Worth Star-Telegram

GOP Rep says the Ebola virus is an unseen threat and it is only a plane flight away from our shores.

Inhofe Lifts Objections To DOD Ebola Funding

By Reuters Washington Bureau

Inhofe, the top Republican on the Senate Armed Services Committee, had raised objections over the lack of a coherent Ebola strategy and insufficient details on protections to keep U.S. military staff from being exposed to the deadly virus.

Americans Die, Obama Lies, GOP Hides

Please get with it Republicans. It’s not the budget for the CDC, it’s Obama and his appointees who have opened our borders and lied about where the deadly diseases sweeping America come from and how they are transmitted.

BP Agent: Nothing Done to Secure Border from Ebola

Breitbart TV

Border Patrol Agent & Nat'l Border Patrol Council #3307 VP Chris Cabrera said that “nothing” has been done to secure the border in the event the Ebola virus spreads to Central America, and that the apprehension rate on the border was down to about 30%.

US Ebola Patient Dies

Elise Viebeck, The Hill

The first patient ever diagnosed with Ebola outside Africa has died, a Dallas hospital announced Weds. Thomas Eric Duncan, a Liberian man who contracted Ebola prior to visiting TX last month, succumbed to the illness at 7:51.

Conservatives: Here’s How You Can Lead To Nationalize The Election In Arkansas

CHQ Chairman Richard Viguerie has urged to conservatives to take the lead in nationalizing the 2014 election. Here's one practical step you can take TODAY to join that effort. Read this article, and then contact Arkansas Republican Senate candidate Tom Cotton through our “contact the Republican candidates” page and tell Tom Cotton you want to hear him draw a sharp contrast with his opponent and come out strongly against the Obama policies that have allowed Ebola, whooping cough and Enterovirus 68 into America.

Cruz Asks FAA Tough Questions on Ebola: MSM Goes Nuts

Ted Cruz has been right to ask tough questions about the Obama administration's response to the first case of the deadly Ebola virus to arrive in America. It has been our experience that when Congress lays down on the job of asking tough questions, providing oversight and otherwise fails to hold the executive branch to account, bad things inevitably happen -- like more cases of Ebola arriving in America. Please sign our petition urging Senator Ted Cruz to take the lead in nationalizing the 2014 midterm election.

R's to Obama: Put Someone In Charge of Ebola Crisis

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Obama must name one single senior adviser to handle the Ebola crisis management worldwide and domestically, two senior congressional Republicans wrote to him on Monday.