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Republicans surrender to big-spending liberals

By Cal Thomas
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Politics | Since nearly everyone else seems to be employing Star Wars metaphors these days, permit me to use some of my own. To conservatives, the Republican…

Educated opinions

By J.C. Derrick
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Education | Popular in Congress, education overhaul gets mixed reviews elsewhere

Education overhaul nixes No Child Left Behind

By J.C. Derrick
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Education | Legislation returns power to the states, but not enough for some conservatives

Senate votes to end Obamacare and defund Planned Parenthood

By Mickey McLean
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Congress | The Senate approved legislation Monday night that would dismantle Obamacare and halt the federal funding of Planned Parenthood. The vote fell mostly along…

Defending dissent

By La Shawn Barber
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Religious Liberty | “Let grace be shown to the wicked, Yet he will not learn righteousness; In the land of uprightness he will deal unjustly, And will not behold the majesty of…

Midday Roundup: Rudder problem, pilot error caused AirAsia plane crash

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Rudderless flight. The team investigating the crash of an AirAsia plane in the Java Sea last year has determined a rudder problem and pilot error brought…

House overwhelmingly approves new checks for Syrian refugees

By Leigh Jones
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Congress | House Republicans and Democrats banded together today for a rare veto-proof vote, approving a bill that adds extra layers of scrutiny for Syrian refugees…

Once more with ‘the vision thing’

By Cal Thomas
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Politics | “Where there is no vision, the people perish …” (Proverbs 29:18, KJV). It was George H.W. Bush who reportedly dismissed an idea from a friend that he…

Squandered questions

By J.C. Derrick
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Benghazi Attack | Benghazi panel’s interrogation of Hillary Clinton yields little new info

The great cloud of patience

By Marvin Olasky
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Culture | Waiting amid a long twilight struggle

Hillary escapes again

By Cal Thomas
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Benghazi Attack | A special House committee investigating the terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, on Sept. 11, 2012 that killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other…

Midday Roundup: Conservatives bemoan Boehner’s budget deal

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Lame duck dealing. Outgoing House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, said he didn't want to leave a mess for his successor, but the budget deal he struck last…

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