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Why ‘compassionate conservatism’ died

By Marvin Olasky
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Politics | About once a month I get a letter from a WORLD reader asking me what happened to what became known as “compassionate conservatism.” Here’s a quick…

Democrats unveil legislation to overturn Hobby Lobby ruling

By J.C. Derrick
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Healthcare Mandate | The Protect Women’s Health From Corporate Interference Act would override the Religious Freedom Restoration Act

Midday Roundup: Former NOLA mayor gets 10-year corruption sentence

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Sentenced. Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin will spend the next 10 years in prison for taking hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes from businesses…

Obama vows to enact immigration reform—without Congress

By J.C. Derrick
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Illegal immigration | WASHINGTON—House Speaker John Boehner last week announced the House would sue President Barack Obama for abusing his executive power. Within days,

Presidential arrogance

By Cal Thomas
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Politics | President Obama appears to have forgotten—or ignored—why we have elections. One reason is to stop, or slow down, an agenda the public doesn’t like. When…

Walking-around politics

By Janie B. Cheaney
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Politics | Here’s a stereotype so lazy it can barely get off the couch: Republicans only care about rich people. It was never true—the bulk of the Republican Party…

Rand Paul: Senate ‘all empty air’ on persecution

By J.C. Derrick
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Politics | Kentucky senator chastises colleagues for voting against amendment tying conditions to foreign aid

A policy of engagement

By Mindy Belz
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Politics | The Fourth of July reminds Americans what energizes us as a global neighbor

After Cantor

By J.C. Derrick
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Congress | House Republicans vote in two new leaders—but likely not a new direction

Republicans are ready to sue the president

By Kristen Eicher
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Politics | WASHINGTON—House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, is taking President Barack Obama to court. One day after Boehner announced his plan to bring a lawsuit…

Amending the Constitution to restrict freedom?

By Rikki Elizabeth Stinnette
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Free Speech | If a proposed constitutional amendment becomes law, groups like the National Right to Life Commission (NRLC) could lose their First Amendment protections when…

Supreme Court: Obama’s recess appointments were illegal

By Leigh Jones
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Supreme Court | President Barack Obama overstepped his authority when he filled vacancies on the National Labor Relations Board in 2012 while Congress was not in an official…

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