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


Cruz “Scorpion” Video Plays Off Reagan Ad

Ted Cruz released a new campaign video today, this one cleverly playing off a famous 1984 reelection campaign ad by Ronald Reagan, “The Bear in the Woods.” Some of you surely remember it. Here’s the Reagan ad first. And now the Cruz ad. All the candidates tonight will be trying to claim they are just like Reagan. I don’t think Reagan really claimed to be

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Biden Plays Race Card Against Trump

Vice President Joe Biden has injected race into the presidential campaign — by linking Donald Trump, the popular GOP front-runner, with xenophobic and racist movements of the past. The line of attack augers a broader war against Trump and his ideas about immigration, one waged by both Democrats and establishment Republicans that charges Trump is stirring latent intolerance within the GOP. Speaking during a celebration at the vice president’s

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Obama Schedule || Wednesday, September 16, 2015

10:00 am || Receives the Presidential Daily Briefing 11:30 am || Delivers remarks to members of the Business Roundtable and answers questions; Washington 2:50 pm || Visits with wounded warriors at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center; Bethesda, Maryland All times Eastern Live Stream of White House briefing at 1:00 pm

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