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Lies, Damn Lies And The State Of The Union Address

February 4, 2015 by

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By Herbert London ~ The pundits have spoken. Most believe that the State of The Union Address is a combination of self-congratulation over what was done in the last year and a laundry list of what should be done in the year ahead. In reality it represents fanfare without substance; there is scarcely a difference […]

SOTU Speech: On What Planet Is Obama?

January 29, 2015 by

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By Lt. Colonel James G. Zumwalt, USMC (RET) ~ If “men are from Mars, women from Venus,” on what planet does President Obama reside? Listening to his January 20th State of the Union (SOTU) address makes one wonder. The planet Obama described was one of stability as his leadership has succeeded in degrading ISIS and […]

Was 2014 Really the Warmest Year On Record? Fact Checking Obama’s Climate Claims In State Of The Union

January 22, 2015 by

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By Katie Tubb and Nicolas Loris ~ President Obama talked about climate change during his State of the Union speech Tuesday night. Was what he said accurate? We turn to Heritage experts to find out. Obama said “2014 was the planet’s warmest year on record.  Now, one year doesn’t make a trend, but this does […]

The Surprising Proposals In President Obama’s State Of The Union

January 21, 2015 by

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By Melissa Quinn ~ President Obama delivered his sixth State of the Union address tonight, outlining a number of domestic policy proposals and warning Republicans he would strike down any legislation that repeals Obamacare and rolls back his immigration policies. Obama entered the House chamber at 9:06 p.m. and slowly made his way up the […]

One Speech Too Many

January 30, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ I didn’t take notes while President Obama gave his State of the Union speech. There was no need to. There was a time when the SOTU was a just a letter sent to Congress, but in the era of radio and television, Presidents took advantage of the opportunity to be seen […]

President Obama, The Media’s Favorite Autocrat

January 30, 2014 by

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By Brent Bozell ~ Everyone proposes drinking games for the State of the Union speech. But it’s not just the president that can drive you to drink. It’s the opportunistic media elites deciding which branches of government have too much power, depending on which branches the Democrats presently control. After a lot of stalemate in […]

The President Won’t Be Needing You

January 30, 2014 by

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By Amy Payne ~ President Obama says this is a “year of action”—and last night he made it very clear whose action he was talking about. After noting recently that he has a pen and a phone and can use those to make changes without the help of Congress, Obama charged forward with promises of […]