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Oversight Report: Obama Violated Law by Freeing Taliban Members

Adam Kredo, Washington Free Beacon

A GAO report finds that the Obama administration violated federal law when it released five Taliban leaders from prison without notifying Congress, as is legally mandated, according to an investigation by the Government Accountability Office.

Obama Hopes Illegal Immigration Is Out of Sight Out of Mind

We've got some polling data from top pollster Kellyanne Conway at The Polling Company that the establishment media, Big Business and President Obama don't want you to see because it shows they've been lying about illegal immigration from the git go.

No, Republicans Haven't Given Up On Attacking OCare

David Harsanyi, The Federalist

It's inevitable that Repubs. would expand their attacks beyond Obamacare. With the economy, immigration or energy, there seems to be plenty of fodder for battleground candidates. Yet, the idea that Obamacare’s potency as a Repubs. issue is the verge of expiration is a lingering wish that never comes to pass. 

Eric Holder and The Lynch Mob Mentality in Ferguson

With Attorney General Eric Holder’s Department of Justice Civil Rights Criminal Division record of anti-police bias and misconduct the hope for an investigation to “dispassionately establish the facts” in the shooting of Michael Brown seems to be receding, not advancing. Sign our petition to impeach Eric Holder.

Obama's Secret Raid in Syria to Free U.S. Hostages Failed

Kristina Wong, The Hill

U.S. special forces attempted an unsuccessful rescue operation in Syria earlier this summer to free American journalist James Foley. Islamists recently released a video of the beheading of Foley.

Obama Shows Why He Can't Beat ISIL

Erick Erickson, Red State

Both the progressive ideology and ISIL end up in much the same place: progressive, secular utopia always ends in totalitarianism. It always ends in a police state where the state controls freedom. The victims of the utopia may be different from ISIL’s utopia, but there are still victims. 

Obama's Focus On Border Crisis Angers African-Americans

Todd Beamon, NewsMax

Obama's attention to the illegal immigration crisis, which could lead him to issue orders to delay deportations and grant work permits to as many as 6 million migrants, has outraged African-Americans. Many blacks are angry that he has neglected the problems facing inner cities while working on the border crisis.

Public Turns on Obama's Education Policies

Ramsey Cox, The Hill

Public support for Obama’s education policies is plunging, according to a new survey. Twenty-seven percent of people said Obama deserves a failing grade on education.

Obamacare Causing Health Cost Increases for Businesses

Associated Press Staff

Businesses are paying more to provide health insurance to their workers, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

Holder: MBrown Death Cause For 'Robust Action' to Up Police Diversity

Tony Lee, Breitbart

A.G. Eric Holder vowed to use Michael Brown's death and the riots in Ferguson, Missouri, to push for more police diversity and even combat unintentional "disparate treatment under the law" of minorities.

Obama’s New Containment Policy vs. Reagan’s Doctrine of “We Win, They Lose”

If Obama’s policy of “containment” of the Islamic State prevails, then we have just witnessed the first battles in a long war that will last until a President with Ronald Reagan’s courage stands up and decides that we win and they lose.

Apparently The Pope Is Tougher On ISIS Than Obama

Larry O'Connor, Independent Journal Review

Pope Francis has called for the use of force to stop ISIS in Iraq and bring a halt to their systemic persecution of Christians and other religious minorities in the region. The Pontiff emphasized that an international coalition was needed to work together to stop ISIS.

Vulnerable D's Turn on Obama Over Amnesty

Dan Riehl, Breitbart

Vulnerable Dems who are up for re-election are warning Obama to go slow when it comes to taking exec. action on illegal immigration. "This is an issue that I believe should be addressed legislatively & not through exec. order," said Sen. Kay Hagan.

US Expands Iraq Air Campaign

Thomson/Reuters Staff

The White House on Sunday said Obama had informed Congress he authorized U.S. air strikes in Iraq to help retake control of the Mosul Dam, and that the action was consistent with his goal of protecting U.S. citizens in that country.

Security Expert: America Switched Sides In The War On Terror During Benghazi

Ginni Thomas, Daily Caller

The Center for Security Policy's Clare Lopez says that very few have seemed to care that America switched sides in the global war on terror when Obama deposed an erstwhile ally in the Middle East & provided weapons to al-Qaida and the Muslim Brotherhood.

Rick Perry Indictment A Political Assassination

If Rick Perry deserves to be indicted for "coercion of a public official" then so does Barack Obama.

Civil Rights Leader: Obama, Sharpton=Racial Arsonists

Jennifer Burke, Tea Party News Network

Niger Innis, civil rights leader & Exec. Dir. for TheTeaParty.net, acknowledged that Michael Brown's death was tragic, but had harsh words for the community’s violent response & for ‘black leaders’ who have ramped up the racial unrest.

What Are Illegal Aliens Costing Schools In Your Neighborhood?

More than 37,000 children unaccompanied by parents are estimated to have crossed our southern border this year adding at least $4.74 billion to the burden on America's taxpayers.

'Secure America Now' Drops Attack Ad On Obama

Joel B. Pollack, Breitbart

Secure America Now, a nonprofit focusing on defense/foreign policy issues, is dropping a bomb on Obama--figuratively--as na'l security becomes an issue in the elections. Its new ad, "Daisy 2," recreates LBJ's original "Daisy" commercial, which showed a young girl being surprised by a thermonuclear explosion.

Ron Paul Was Right: Obama Must Go To Congress Before Military Action In Iraq

Ron Paul was right. Congress must stop abdicating its war powers responsibility and force Obama to get congressional approval for any military action in Iraq.