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Boehner's Hollow Rebuke Of Obama: Do Your Job

Speaker John Boehner, Politico

"President Obama faces a choice: He can work with Congress to deal with the tough issues, or he can go it alone and cement a legacy of increased polarization, partisanship and lawlessness."

Why Doesn’t Boehner’s Lawsuit Mention Immigration?

Our friend Andrew C. McCarthy, author of Faithless Execution: Building the Political Case for Obama’s Impeachment asks the fundamental question about Boehner's lawsuit against Obama: Why doesn't it include any mention of Obama's failure to enforce our immigration and border security laws?

What I Saw During Our Vote To Secure The Border

Rep. Marsha Blackburn, Red State

"The House took the correct action to pass an immigration bill to address the crisis on the southern border. We took the correct action to freeze a program that was put in place by executive memo of Obama. This President caused the border crisis." 

Alexander Claims He Voted to 'End Amnesty,' Against Obama Immigration Bill

Michael Warren, Weekly Standard

TN Sen. Lamar Alexander is making his final pitch to primary voters with a radio ad in which he claims he has voted to "end amnesty" for illegal immigrants. Alexander has been hit hard on the issue of immigration by his chief GOP challenger, Joe Carr, ahead of Thursday's primary.

Berkeley Math Prof: Common Core Will Move US Closer to Bottom

Dr. Susan Berry, Breitbart

Marina Ratner, renowned professor emerita of mathematics at Berkeley, explains why the Common Core standards will make math education even worse in the U.S. and move the nation “even closer to the bottom in international ranking.”

IRS Union Runs On Taxpayer Subsidies

Kenric Ward, Watchdog.org

David Williams, president of the Taxpayers Protection Alliance, calls the National Treasury Employees Union activity “a huge overreach of what the IRS should be doing. This is a waste of taxpayer dollars. It’s shameful that Congress and the Obama administration allow this to happen.”

Cop: I Don't Have To Follow Constitution Because Obama Doesn't

Joe Newby, Examiner.com

In a shocking video posted Wed., a New Jersey police officer is seen telling animal rights activist Steve Wronko that since Barack Obama doesn't follow the Constitution, he doesn't have to either.

Tennessee: If You Want Amnesty for Millions of Illegal Aliens Vote Lamar Alexander

Tennessee's incumbent establishment Republican Senator Lamar Alexander will fight Obama on executive amnesty the same way Mitt Romney fought Obama on Obamacare – he won’t. Vote Joe Carr in today's Tennessee Republican Primary Election.

Timeline: Border Surge Began Right After O's 1st Exec Action on Immigration

John Sexton, Breitbart

Obama's exec. actions on immigration did not begin with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals in mid-2012. It began in 2011 with his announcement of "prosecutorial discretion" on deportations. A few months later the border patrol noted the first uptick in unaccompanied children at the border.

The IRS's God Complex

Quin Hillyer, National Review Online

The tax agency signs a secret pact with atheists, promising it will investigate 99 churches. 

Vets. Admin. Lied Repeatedly to Congress

Patrick Howley, Daily Caller

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) misled Congress on the number of veteran deaths in its health care system, adding to a growing list of untruths that VA has told congressmen trying to investigate the scandal-plagued dept. The House Comm. on Veterans Affairs is the latest victim of VA’s dishonesty.

$619 Billion Missed From fed. Transparency Site

Gregory Korte, USA TODAY

A gov't website intended to make federal spending more transparent was missing at least $619 billion from 302 federal programs, a government audit has found. And the data that does exist is wildly inaccurate, according to the GAO.

The Most Important Thing You Can Do Today To Save America

Lamar Alexander of Tennessee, who has voted with President Obama more than just about any other Republican, faces a primary challenge from principled limited government constitutional conservative Joe Carr  on Thursday and even if you don't live in Tennessee you can help.

Reagan Scholar Dissects Obama Defense Policy

Reagan scholar Dr. Kiron K. Skinner says the absence of a strategy is why President Obama’s recent speech at West Point fell flat for many Democrats and Republicans. As a warning to adversaries, it lacked credibility.

House's Proposed Citizen Lawsuits vs. Bureaucrats Would Discourage Future Lerners

Mark J. Fitzgibbons, Washington Examiner

Just as the bad guys in America’s private sector need the accountability that comes with the potential of being sued, the Lerners in government need a dose of such consequences when they intentionally violate the laws.

Obama Eyes Exec. Action On Immigration By Sept.

Neil Munro, Daily Caller

Obama could announce executive action on immigration, including a possible amnesty-like distribution of work permits to several million illegal immigrants, by early Sept., White House spokesman Josh Earnest suggested Mon.

HOW THE RIGHT WON THE SUMMER IMMIGRATION BATTLE

Caroline May & Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Nobody, even those among their ranks, thought it could happen, but House conservatives cracked GOP leadership to get almost everything they wanted out of a supplemental appropriations immigration bill before the Congress broke officially for recess.

Blackburn: Freezing DACA Would Halt O's Amnesty Moves

Todd Beamon, NewsMax

Rep. Marsha Blackburn said that she wrote the legislation that could freeze Obama's executive order deferring the deportation of millions of illegal immigrants to prevent him from taking any further action while Congress was in recess.

WH Adviser: Cruz 'Has the Power' in the House

Brian Hughes, Washington Examiner

White House senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer fueled speculation that Repubs. would bring impeachment charges against Obama, saying the House-controlled GOP listens mainly to Sen. Ted Cruz, not Speaker John Boehner.

King: Impeachment Still Possible

NewsMax TV

Rep. Steve King (R) says that if Obama tries to shield 5 million illegals from deportation, R's would have no other choice. "That includes that 'I-word" that we don't want to say." It's not about hatred; it's about the Constitution.