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April 18, 2013

As I noted earlier, yesterday’s Senate votes on the Manchin-Toomey amendment as well as other provisions ended the chances that any gun control legislation will...

The most recent Gallup poll, which shows a majority of Americans believe that some of their neighbors have too much money and that the government...

Most Americans don’t pay attention to Canadian politics. Indeed most U.S. citizens probably can’t even name the prime minister of our neighbor to the north....

The once-"special relationship" between the UK and the U.S.--which as recently as the past decade produced remarkably close collaboration between George W. Bush and Tony...

Over the course of the last year, President Obama has escalated his rhetoric against Iran. His repudiation of a policy of containment of a nuclear...

The president’s push for a gun control bill in the Senate had many weaknesses--which is why it ultimately failed--but one of those weaknesses surely was...

In a Rose Garden statement in the aftermath of his failure to persuade the Senate to move on any of his gun control proposals, the...

At the White House yesterday afternoon, President Obama did not seek to disguise his anger about the defeat of the Manchin-Toomey amendment on background checks...

The UN High Commissioner for Refugees is threatening to end relief operations for Syrian refugees, who currently number 1.3 million and counting, if it doesn’t...

In a hearing on Wednesday, Democratic Senator Max Baucus, in speaking about enacting the provisions of the Affordable Care Act, told Health and Human Services Secretary...