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August 16, 2012

The saying goes, "Don't bite the hand that feeds you." For the Obama campaign and White House, that hand is the White House press corps....

After holding off on making any statement about the shooting attack on his group’s Washington headquarters by a critic of their positions on social issues,...

The Syrian civil war is not only continuing to claim a ghastly toll within Syria, with a continuing regime assault on Aleppo--it is also now...

Over at his New York Times blog, Nate Silver probes the question of whether the polls that have come out in the last few days...

Ecuador's decision to grant political asylum to Julian Assange, the founder of Wikileaks, is a spectacular example of the gesture politics beloved by the far...

Some analysts were skeptical that Mitt Romney’s choice of Paul Ryan would make much of a difference in Wisconsin, particularly since the state hasn’t gone...

In Israel this week, people are lining up for gas masks, a new Homeland Defense has been set to work to deal with the task...

Anyone who follows the criticism of the “Israel Lobby” hears the constant refrain that the worst thing about these pro-Israel groups is that they supposedly...

The Washington Post editorial board argues that Joe Biden’s comments on Social Security the other day were far more disturbing than his “chains” gaffe: On the...

President Obama took time out from his latest campaign trip yesterday to give an interview to "Entertainment Tonight" and got exactly what he bargained for:...

Artur Davis, the one-time Democratic congressman and 2008 Obama campaign co-chair, has been moving rightward for quite some time. But his speaking slot at the...

Here’s something you might want to keep in mind while celebrating the U.S.’s pending withdrawal of forces from Afghanistan. From Tom Joscelyn at the Weekly...