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January 29, 2014

In yesterday’s State of the Union address President Obama spoke stridently of how “American diplomacy … has halted the progress of Iran’s nuclear program—and rolled...

Last week Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he could envision some Jewish settlements remaining in place inside a Palestinian state after a peace agreement. While...

Easily the strangest moment in last night’s State of the Union address was when President Obama promised to ignore Congress and carry out his agenda...

It doesn’t matter how uninspired President Obama’s State of the Union speech turned out to be. The contrast between the pomp and circumstance of what...

Senator Ted Cruz is tired of talking about the government shutdown. “I understand that there are a lot of folks in the media that love to...

Talk about a disappearing agenda. Back in the fall of 2011 and the early part of 2012, the Obama administration was busy announcing a "rebalancing" of...

In what was an otherwise lackluster State of the Union speech last night as well as one that gave short shrift to foreign policy, it...

Ridiculing Tom Friedman’s famous habit of letting his cab drivers determine his column ideas is a popular pastime for foreign-policy commentators. But the truth is...

It hasn't gotten much notice, but President Obama's State of the Union included the following pledge: "Here at home, we'll keep strengthening our defenses and...

Amidst an escalating high-stakes war of words with one of his primary coalition partners, Naftali Bennett of the Jewish Home party, Israel’s Prime Minister Netanyahu...

President Obama’s State of the Union address was a strong argument for term limits. What we witnessed last night was Mr. Obama at his most...