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January 24, 2012

President Obama launched his re-election campaign tonight with a State of the Union speech that attempted to conjure up the spirit of an earlier era...

New details are trickling out about Newt Gingrich’s role at Freddie Mac, and the latest reports continue to contradict his claim that he objected to...

In a further sign of the ascent of radicalism in Palestinian politics, Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad told the Washington Times he would not...

Ten years ago this week, the Wall Street Journal’s Daniel Pearl was kidnapped by al-Qaeda operatives in Pakistan. Nine days later he was murdered--beheaded by...

I agree with Jonathan's assessment of last night’s GOP debate. The only important part of the debate occurred in the first half-hour, when Mitt Romney aggressively...

Now more than ever, Mitt Romney needs to hammer home the argument that he’s more electable than Newt Gingrich in a general election. But it...

The custom of championship sports teams visiting the White House and the ceremonial gift of a jersey to the president dates backs several presidencies and...

In the Book of Proverbs we read, “Where there is no vision, the people perish.” I was reminded of those words in reading this story from...

Since the beginning of his political career, President Obama has had a particularly annoying habit of comparing himself to great historical leaders, including Ronald Reagan,...

The unions that have been fighting Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker's reforms have submitted petitions with well over the required number of signatures to force a...

For one day at least the national political spotlight returns to the man Republicans are vying for the chance to defeat: President Barack Obama. Tonight’s...

In the past two weeks, conservatives began pushing back against the notion that the Republican nomination should be decided by debate performances. They note, as...