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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.

What’s Obama’s Strategy As U.S. Inches Into Another Iraq War?

It appears that Obama is pursuing a two part strategy that involves much more than air drops of humanitarian relief, but no one really knows how deeply into the Middle East's savage religious war Obama plans to take us.

Obama: We’re Going to Have SCOTUS Appointments

Joel Gehrke, National Review

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg just reiterated her plan to stay on the bench. “We’re going to have SCOTUS appointments,” Obama said to motivate donors during a DSCC fundraiser. There are 4 SCOTUS justices over the age of 70.

Feds Won't Tell TX Schools How Many Illegal Kids to Expect

Kristin Tate, Breitbart

TX taxpayers will likely be on the hook for approximately $45Mill. to educate the wave of Central Am. children who entered the U.S. illegally. Thousands of unaccompanied minors are expected. But the TX Educ. Agency is unable to plan for them--the fed. gov't hasn't revealed the number of foreigners to expect.

Justice's IRS Connection

Wall Street Journal Staff

The lawyer who had tax-exempt cases coming and going. It was fishy enough when Dem. donor Barbara Bosserman was appointed to lead the Justice Dept. investigation of IRS targeting of conservative groups.

Don't Weep For America – She Isn't Dead, It's Not Over

Jen Kuznicki, JenKuznicki.com

How do we save America? Stop weeping, fly the flag, ignore those who say it can’t be done. People are wont to say that the era of Reagan is over, yet, it was his optimism in the midst of gas lines and high unemployment and high interest rates that pulled us through.&nbsp

Do Paul and Perry Represent GOP Split Personality on Iraq?

The question of whether or not to fix Obama’s failed policy in Iraq by sending American ground troops back to the Middle East is going to be something the next President must deal with, no matter who enters the Republican (or Democratic) primaries in 2016, and it is necessary to ask if it is wise to unilaterally take that option off the table.

Obama Discovers Own Nat'l Security Policy

Streiff, Red State

His policy is that he doesn't have a policy. This is a failed and intellectually and morally bankrupt administration. Not only did it renounce national security policy as it existed under President Bush  but it seems to have only now decided to half-halfheartedly adhere to its own.

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.”