GDP Shows Surprise Drop for US

The U.S. economy posted a stunning drop of 0.1 percent in the fourth quarter, defying expectations for slow growth and possibly providing incentive for more Federal Reserve stimulus. The economy shrank from October through December for the first time since the recession ended, hurt by the biggest cut in defense spending in 40 years, fewer […]

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Obama Planned to Murder Syrian Citizens and Blame it on Assad

By Louise Boyle U.S.’backed plan to launch chemical weapon attack on Syria and blame it on Assad’s regime’ Leaked emails from defense contractor refers to chemical weapons saying ‘the idea is approved by Washington’ Obama issued warning to Syrian president Bashar al-Assad last month that use of chemical warfare was ‘totally unacceptable’ Leaked emails have […]

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Obama Doesn’t Believe Reports of Fordow Uranium Enrichment Plant Explosion in Iran

The United States said on Monday that it does not believe reports about an explosion at the Fordow uranium enrichment plant in Iran. “We have no information to confirm the allegations in the report and we do not believe the report is credible,” White House spokesman Jay Carney told reporters. “We don’t believe those are […]

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Chuck Hagel at Defense?

by Daniel Pipes January 28, 2013 Three thoughts as the U.S. Senate gears up to consider on Jan 31 the nomination of Chuck Hagel for the position of secretary of defense: (1) It’s more than a bit curious that Barack Obama should nominate a politician of no distinction, with no significant bills to his name, […]

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Presidential Speeches Quiz: Who Said It?

Barack Obama has compared himself to many Presidents. First he ran as Abraham Lincoln reincarnated. He even appealed to the spirit of Ronald Reagan. Then he tried to govern like Franklin D. Roosevelt (FDR). He campaigned for re-election as Harry Truman running against a “do-nothing” Congress. He’s been to Osawatomie, Kansas, to channel Theodore Roosevelt. […]

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Obama’s Recess Appointments Struck Down

On Friday morning, a three-judge panel of the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously struck down President Obama’s alleged “recess” appointments to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). The appointments were made over a year ago, so the ruling potentially invalidates a number of actions taken by the NLRB since then. The five-member NLRB cannot […]

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Hillary in Benghazi “What Difference Does it Make?”

After being pressed today by Republican Senator Ron Johnson to explain how it was that over the course of weeks, the Obama Administration stood by an absurd story claiming that four Americans we’re murdered in Libya due to a spontaneous protest gone bad, outgoing Secretary of State Hillary Clinton played the indignation card. Because she obviously […]

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Obama’s Anti-Zionism

by Daniel Pipes The Washington Times January 22, 2013 N.B.: Some small differences from the Washington Times version, which is titled “Obama second term bodes trouble for Israel” Were Barack Obama re-elected, I predicted two months before the Nov. 2012 presidential vote, “the coldest treatment of Israel ever by a U.S. president will follow.” Well, […]

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Obama Guns-to-Jihadists Scheme Falls Apart in Algeria, Cover-up Continues After Benghazi

ILLEGAL, ILLICIT, UNCONSTITUTIONAL! CONGRESS MUST DEMAND ANSWERS WE MUST BREAK THROUGH THE MEDIA BLACKOUT URGENT: The COVER UP in our media and on Capitol Hill of Barack Obama’s international ‘Fast and Furious’ guns-to-jihadists operations goes on, but Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) is taking a stand, raising questions about the ‘anointed’ one’s illegal, illicit and unconstitutional […]

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