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Six Purple Hearts for Chattanooga Attack + More – Daily Digest

December 17, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The consciousness of having discharged that duty which we owe to our country is superior to all other considerations.” —George Washington, 1788 TOP RIGHT HOOKS Six Purple Hearts for Chattanooga Attack After the FBI and Naval Criminal Investigative Service finished their investigation into the July attack at two Navy facilities […]

Your Tax Dollars at Work: $43M for Afghan Gas Station + More – Daily Digest

November 3, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The same prudence which in private life would forbid our paying our own money for unexplained projects, forbids it in the dispensation of the public moneys.” —Thomas Jefferson, 1808 TOP RIGHT HOOKS Your Tax Dollars at Work: $43M for Afghan Gas Station The Pentagon cannot account for some $43 million […]

‘What Is Your Biggest Weakness?’ + More – Daily Digest

October 29, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “During the course of administration, and in order to disturb it, the artillery of the press has been levelled against us, charged with whatsoever its licentiousness could devise or dare. These abuses of an institution so important to freedom and science are deeply to be regretted, inasmuch as they tend […]

Obama Mulls Increased Involvement Against Islamic State + More – Daily Digest

October 27, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Let us recollect that peace or war will not always be left to our option; that however moderate or unambitious we may be, we cannot count upon the moderation, or hope to extinguish the ambition of others.” —Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 34 TOP RIGHT HOOKS Obama Mulls Increased Involvement Against […]

With McCarthy Out, Is Ryan Up? + More – Daily Digest

October 9, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The aim of every political constitution is, or ought to be, first to obtain for rulers men who possess most wisdom to discern, and most virtue to pursue, the common good of the society; and in the next place, to take the most effectual precautions for keeping them virtuous whilst […]

Sharpton Attacks Hollywood Over Perceived Selma Snub + More – Daily Digest

January 19, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “It is necessary for every American, with becoming energy to endeavor to stop the dissemination of principles evidently destructive of the cause for which they have bled.” –Mercy Warren (1805) Martin Luther King, Jeremiah Wright and Barack Obama From Dream to Nightmare By Mark Alexander “I have a dream that […]

The April Fool’s ObamaCare Numbers Racket + More – Daily Digest

April 2, 2014 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “[T]he success of the usurpation will depend on the executive and judiciary departments, which are to expound and give effect to the legislative acts; and in a last resort a remedy must be obtained from the people, who can by the elections of more faithful representatives, annul the acts of […]

Russia Likely Isn’t Done + More – Daily Digest

March 27, 2014 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “We have therefore to resolve to conquer or die: Our won Country’s Honor, all call upon us for vigorous and manly exertion, and if we now shamefully fail, we shall become infamous to the whole world. Let us therefore rely upon the goodness of the Cause, and the aid of […]

February Jobs Thaw + More – Daily Digest

March 7, 2014 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Let us disappoint the Men who are raising themselves on the ruin of this Country. Let us convince every invader of our freedom, that we will be as free as the constitution our fathers recognized, will justify.” –Samuel Adams, A State of the Rights of the Colonists, 1772 TOP 5 […]

Long-Term Vision + More Wednesday Digest

December 11, 2013 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The battle, sir, is not to the strong alone; it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave.” –Patrick Henry GOVERNMENT & POLITICS Long-Term Vision Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) announced the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 Tuesday night, and, as expected, it’s a mixed bag. […]

Monday Digest News From the Swamp: Spending Deal Near + More

December 9, 2013 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “We must not let our rulers load us with perpetual debt.” –Thomas Jefferson GOVERNMENT & POLITICS News From the Swamp: Spending Deal Near House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) and his Senate counterpart Patty Murray (D-WA) appear close to working out a budget proposal to meet the Jan. 15 deadline […]

Trouble in Cyprus It Can Happen Here, Too

March 22, 2013 by

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The Patriot Post ~ “The moment the idea is admitted into society that property is not as sacred as the laws of God, and that there is not a force of law and public justice to protect it, anarchy and tyranny commence.” –John Adams The tiny Mediterranean island of Cyprus is currently mulling over its […]

Paul Ryan’s Budget, Take Three

March 13, 2013 by

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The Patriot Post ~ Editor’s Note: Tomorrow, Mark Alexander will publish his column under the title “Bronze Star PowerPoint?” If you have read conservative news reports about an Air Force Chaplain who received the BSM for a powerpoint he developed that was subsequently adopted as part of the orientation training for incoming military and civilian […]

Joe Was the Only One Laughing

October 12, 2012 by

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The Patriot Post  ~ “If a wise man has an argument with a fool, the fool only rages and laughs, and there is no quiet.” –Proverbs 29:9 Conventional wisdom says that vice presidential debates don’t move the needle in elections, and last night’s debate was probably no exception. That said, Thursday night’s debate couldn’t have […]

Univision Scoops Big Leftmedia

October 3, 2012 by

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The Foundation “I have sworn upon the altar of God, eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.” –Thomas Jefferson Editorial Exegesis “We may never know how many deaths, kidnappings and other criminal activities were facilitated by more than 2,000 weapons that were allowed to ‘walk’ into Mexico under the Obama […]

Fiscal Cliff Ahead

October 1, 2012 by

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The Foundation “Have you something to do to-morrow; do it to-day.” –Benjamin Franklin Government “The Congressional Budget Office has forecasted a fresh recession to hit next year if Taxmageddon, a nearly $500 billion tax increase, hits the nation and Congress and the President drive us off the ‘fiscal cliff.’ … In a new report, Heritage’s […]

The View, the Noise, the Nuke and the Nut

September 28, 2012 by

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“Here comes the orator! With his flood of words, and his drop of reason.” –Benjamin Franklin After two weeks of steady denials that recent strikes on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, and the U.S. embassy in Cairo, Egypt, were terrorist attacks — along with blaming a YouTube clip for violence and unrest in all […]

The FDR Model for Buying Presidential Elections Redistributing Wealth and Entitlements for Votes

September 27, 2012 by

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“[N]either the wisest constitution nor the wisest laws will secure the liberty and happiness of a people whose manners are universally corrupt.” –Samuel Adams (1749) In the conservative and business media, there is much perplexity and vexation over the inverse relationship between Barack Hussein Obama’s rising job approval ratings and our nation’s failing economic status. […]

Fast and Furious Report Card

September 21, 2012 by

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“Government is instituted for the common good; for the protection, safety, prosperity, and happiness of the people.” –John Adams The report card is in for the Obama Justice Department and its “Fast and Furious” gunrunning operation, and the grade is an “F.” Inspector General Michael Horowitz released his 500-page report this week, and, citing a […]

Not Getting the Job Done

September 10, 2012 by

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The Foundation “Dependence begets subservience and venality, suffocates the germ of virtue, and prepares fit tools for the designs of ambition.” –Thomas Jefferson For the Record “The nation has now endured 43 months of unemployment officially above 8 percent. The details paint an even bleaker picture. No doubt many of the media outlets determined to […]

Rebuilding Obama’s Sand Castle

September 5, 2012 by

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The Foundation “Public affairs go on pretty much as usual: perpetual chicanery and rather more personal abuse than there used to be.” –John Adams Editorial Exegesis “The Democrats gathering in Charlotte this week are united behind President Obama but more than a little nervous about their November prospects. The thrill of 2008 is gone, replaced […]

Highlights From the RNC

August 31, 2012 by

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The Patriot Post ~ “Unequivocal in principle, reasonable in manner, we shall be able I hope to do a great deal of good to the cause of freedom & harmony.” –Thomas Jefferson In a hurricane-shortened week in Tampa, the Republican National Convention featured the theme of “We Built It,” a rebuttal to Barack Obama’s infamous […]

The GOP’s Opportunity

August 29, 2012 by

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The Patriot Post  ~ The Foundation “[A] wise and frugal government … shall restrain men from injuring one another, shall leave them otherwise free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned. This is the sum of good government.” –Thomas […]

Bankrupting America – Video

August 26, 2012 by

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Gretchen Hamel of BankruptingAmerica on Fox and Friends ~ Bankrupting America is putting the skyrocketing national debt back in the spotlight through 56 billboards in 10 states. The goal of the billboard campaign is to get Americans talking about the issues that matter most–the economy, jobs and government spending–said Gretchen Hamel, executive director of Public […]