In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


Obama Schedule || Thursday, March 22, 2012

9:55 am CDT || Delivers remarks; Pipe Yard outside Cushing, Oklahoma 12:15 pm CDT || Departs Cushing 3:05 pm || Arrives Columbus, Ohio 3:35 pm || Tours the Center for Automotive Research; Ohio State University 4:25 pm || Delivers remarks; Ohio State University 5:20 pm || Departs Columbus 6:45 pm || Arrives White House 6:55 pm || Hosts a reception for Greek Independence Day; East Room All times

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The Obamas Should Remove the Girls from View

I don’t like writing pieces about the Obamas’ daughters. I wish the Obamas would keep them out of the spotlight. But they don’t. And so when articles about them start disappearing from the Internet, I’d be remiss not to say something, as many of you have urged me to do. As is well known now, several news outlets initially reported that Malia Obama was spending

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Obama Won’t Mark Obamacare Anniversary

President Obama is not likely to mark the second anniversary Friday of the signing of the Affordable Care Act, eschewing public celebration of a law that still isn’t popular and about which the president rarely talks. “I have no scheduling announcements to make today about Friday for the President,” White House Press Secretary Jay Carney told reporters today. “I don’t anticipate a presidential marking of

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Obama Campaign Likely Censoring YouTube Comments

President Obama’s campaign appears to be censoring viewer comments on the YouTube presentation of “The Road We’ve Traveled,” the 17-minute campaign documentary about the Obama presidency, with positive comments outnumbering negative by more than five to one. Obama has staked a claim to conducting an “openness” presidency, with the White House frequently touting measures it says increase transparency. But not on his campaign’s YouTube channel. As of

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Quote of the Day || March 21, 2012

“Our analysis tells us that while gas prices are through the ceiling, they’re not yet through the roof.” – Energy Secretary Steven Chu A note from our attorneys: This is not a real quote

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