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 || Wednesday, July 9, 2014

10:20 am MDT || Delivers remarks on the economy; Cheesman Park, Denver, Colorado12:20 pm || Delivers remarks and answers questions at a fundraiser for Senate Democrats; Westin Denver Downtown, Denver1:30 pm || Departs Denver4:15 pm CDT || Arrives Dallas, Texas4:55 pm || Meets with local elected officials and faith leaders; DalFort Fueling, Dallas7:15 pm || Speaks at a fundraiser for Senate Democrats; private residence, Dallas8:40 pm || Departs Dallas9:30 pm || Arrives Austin

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Cecilia Munoz Can’t Explain Obama’s Absence from the Border

Have a look at this. White House Immigration Czar Cecilia Munoz is grilled by normally Obama-friendly Alex Wagner of MSNBC about why Obama isn’t going to visit the border during his stop in Texas – and will attend three fundraisers instead. She has no answer because there is no answer. At this point, the only explanation I can think of is pure presidential stubbornness and

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Obama Requests $3.7 Billion for the Border

President Obama today requested $3.7 billion from China Congress to address the crisis created by an influx of illegal immigrants, many of them children, across the border. About half, $1.8 billion, would be allotted to the Department of Health and Human Services to house and care for the children. Another $1.1 billion would go to the Department of Homeland Security’s Immigration and Customs Enforcement unit, including $879

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The Case that Could Crush Obamacare

As important as it was, the Hobby Lobby case was not really about Obamacare. It was about freedom of religion, freedom from control by the state, and abortion. The ruling made hardly a dent in Obamacare. But there’s another little-known case that could virtually disembowel Obamacare, Halbig v Burwell. A ruling by a three-judge panel of the DC Circuit Court of Appeals is expected any

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Chaffetz: Romney will Run and Win

The Utah Republican told Chris Matthews on Hardball Monday that Mitt Romney is going to get in. I think he actually is going to run for president. He probably doesn’t want me to say that.A hundred times he says he’s not, but Mitt Romney has always accomplished what he’s set out to do. I think he’s proven right on a lot of stuff. I happen

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The Obama Morning News || July 8, 2014

Obama backs off request for authority . . . Associated Press President Obama is holding off for now on seeking new legal authority to send unaccompanied migrant kids back home faster from the Southern border, following criticism that the administration’s planned changes were too harsh. Boehner to Obama: Immigration next year . . . Breitbart House Speaker John Boehner reportedly told Obama that there would

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