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pertaining to President Obama

Would a Boehner v. Obama Lawsuit Weaken or Strengthen the Constitution?

While the merits of any lawsuit against President Obama for abusive unilateral actions may seem clear, the issue of congressional standing is anything but that. And John Boehner is no constitutional strategist. 

Report: Obama To Release $34 Billion In New Regs. After Mid-Terms

Michael Bastasch, Daily Caller

In 2012, the Obama admin. was heavily criticized for delaying major regulations until after the presidential election.

Cruz: Obama Admin The Most Anti-Israel Admin Ever

Real Clear Politics Staff

"Yesterday, we saw the FAA make an unprecedented decision to ban all air travel to the nation of Israel. And I've asked today the very simple question, did President Obama just unilaterally launch economic boycotts on the nation of Israel? Because John Kerry showed up in Israel, gave $47 million to Hamas in Gaza..."

U.S. Should Stay Out Of Iraqi’s Latest Sectarian Civil War

ISIL has grown out of past U.S. policy mistakes.  Washington cannot afford to be stampeded into another unnecessary and counterproductive war.

Carson: Costco & the Perils of Mixing Politics & Biz

Dr. Ben S. Carson, Washington Times

Costco, the retailer giant, is paying a price for getting too close to Obama.

4th Circuit Upholds OCare Fed. Exchange Subsidy After DC Circuit Rejects

William A. Jacobson, Legal Insurrection

Contrary to the D.C. Circuit decision yesterday, the 4th Circuit upholds the Obamacare fed. exchange subsidy. Maybe the Obama admin knew about the opinion, which would explain why it was so confident subsidies would flow pending court cases. This all but guarantees the SCOTUS will take the case.

Obama Signs New Exec. Order Restricting Religious Freedom

Greg Campbell, Tea Party News Network

Obama signed yet another executive order- this time targeting the religious rights of Americans. The new executive edict issued by Obama prohibits fed. contractors from discriminating against homosexuals & those who identify as a different gender than that which they were assigned at birth.

The Left's Dark Money Managers: Meet Philip Gara LaMarche

Michelle Malkin, Creators.com

Friend of Obama and Val. Bagman for Soros. Community organizer for progressive billionaires. Chances are, LaMarche and his operators have affected you, your statehouses, your businesses and your freedom, no matter where you live. Know your enemies.

Obama And His Allies Are Counting On You To Give Up

Obama and his allies are counting on Republicans on Capitol Hill to get worn down and ready to “compromise” on amnesty and open borders because they know that any “compromise” is going to move the ball in their direction.

Obamacare Lawlessness Takes Potentially Fatal Hit

Halbig v. Burwell didn’t get the kind of news coverage that the Hobby Lobby case received – but the D.C. Circuit's decision in Halbig v. Burwell is "a repudiation of Obamacare and all the lawlessness that has come with it," said Sen. Ted Cruz.

Ken Cuccinelli: Fed. Government Can’t Stop Border States From Protecting Themselves From Illegal Invaders

Former Virginia Attorney General, constitutional conservative, and current Senate Conservatives Fund President Ken Cuccinelli shares his constitutional viewpoint of Gov. Rick Perry’s plans to deploy the Texas National Guard to the Rio Grand Valley section of the Texas-Mexico border.

Court Strikes Blow Against ObamaCare Subsidies

Elise Viebeck, The Hill

A fed. appeals court ruled that Obamacare’s premium subsidies are invalid in 24+ states. The court said the ACA doesn't permit the IRS to distribute premium subsidies in the fed. OCare exchange. Those consumers must bear the full cost of their insurance.

Judge Tosses Sen. Johnson’s OCare Lawsuit

Jennifer Haberkorn, Politico

A fed. judge said that Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) cannot challenge the Obamacare policy that lawmakers and their staff obtain health insurance through the exchanges. Johnson says he and his legal team will review his next steps. 

Perry Announces Details Of Texas National Guard Border Deployment

Texas Gov. Rick Perry told President Obama and the House Committee on Homeland Security that the border between the U.S. and Mexico is less secure today than at any time in the recent past. Now he's deploying 1,000 Texas National Guardsmen to the Rio Grande Valley because the federal government has failed to adequately secure the border.

Obama Knew of 'Catch & Release' Before Illegal Arrested For Murder

Tony Lee, Breitbart

Three months before the Obama admin. released an illegal immigrant from Central America who would later bludgeon a woman to death, Obama's Dept. of Homeland Security was warned that its "catch and release" policy on illegal aliens only encouraged more of them to make the journey to America. 

Tea Party Lawsuit Against IRS Moves Forward

Todd Cefaratti, Tea Party News Network

A federal judge declared that a lawsuit against the IRS, brought by several Tea Party groups, was allowed to proceed. Judge Susan Dlott declined the gov't’s requests to dismiss the claims that the IRS had improperly targeted Tea Party and various conservative groups in a campaign of harassment that lasted for years.

Goodlatte: Fraud Rampant in Asylum Requests

Rep. Bob Goodlatte of Virginia reports that an internal Department of Homeland Security report shows that at least 70% of asylum cases contain proven or possible fraud and that begs the question: What will Chairman Goodlatte and his Republican colleagues do about it?

What I Don’t Like About Life in the American Police State

John W. Whitehead, Rutherford Institute

"America has long ceased to be a sanctuary for freedom. I don’t like being treated as if my only value to the government is as a source of labor and funds. I don’t like gov't officials who lobby for my vote only to ignore me once elected.

Judge to Alien: Come Back to See Me in 2017

When immigration judges constantly postpone determinations and give so-called asylum seekers as many as three years to come back you know giving Obama the power to appoint more immigration judges will not stop the invasion of our southern border.