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


WH Admits: “Crazies” Comment was “Flip”

In a rare admission of a mistake, the White House today said that President Obama was being “flip” when he referred to Republicans as “crazies.” Obama was speaking at a Las Vegas fundraiser when he let his real feelings about the GOP show. White House Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz acknowledged the mistake, but only in the context of saying, in essence, that Republicans were

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Democrats Go After Trump

Here’s a new video produced by the Democratic National Committee lampooning Donald Trump. This, of course, is interesting for exactly the opposite reason the Democrats would like everyone to think. They are portraying Trump as a buffoon. But the very fact they are going after Trump at all of course means that they think he is a serious threat. Otherwise, they would leave him entirely

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Jeb Gets Edgy at the Border

Jeb Bush arrived on Monday at the Mexican border hoping to reclaim the immigration issue — and the campaign narrative — after two months of domination by fellow GOP presidential contender Donald Trump. The former Florida governor reminded people of his “comprehensive” immigration strategy and showed off his fluency in Spanish. But even as he sought to shine the spotlight on himself, it was obvious that Trump had followed

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