Bergdahl Charged with Desertion

He faces life in prison (Washington Post).  From the Wall Street Journal:  …the bigger story is the extravagant price the U.S. has paid because President Obama wanted to score political points (WSJ).  Just under a year ago, National Security Advisor Susan Rice insisted Bergdahl “served the United States with honor and...

Read More »

Congress Still Hopes to Stop Iran Negotiations

Illinois Senator Mark Kirk explained the details to Hugh Hewitt (Hugh Hewitt).  Another story notes “The head of the International Atomic Energy Agency said that Iran has failed to provide the information or access needed to allay the agency’s concerns about the weapons potential of the country’s nuclear program” (Washington Post...

Read More »

Israel Accused of Spying on US

Obama is once again angry with Israel, this time for allegedly stealing “U.S. secrets” to “play them back to U.S. legislators to undermine U.S. diplomacy” (Fox News).  Israel denies (CNN).  Meanwhile, Dennis Prager examines why left-wing Jews in America are embarrassed by the Netanyahu victory in Israel (Townhall...

Read More »

McCain Blisters Obama Over Israel

From the story:  Sen. John McCain said Sunday that President Obama is letting his personal issues with newly re-elected Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu affect his decision-making and shared policy goals. “It’s time that we work together with our Israeli friends and try to stem the tide of ISIS and Iranian...

Read More »

Broken Promises & the Object of Obama’s Anger

Two recent opinion pieces merit attention: First, this week marks the 5th year anniversary of Obamacare. Sally Pipes has a terrific piece exposing the three broken promises of Obama’s signature domestic achievement. Broken promise #1: lower health care costs; #2: universal coverage and quality care; #3: if you like your...

Read More »

More Organizations Want Answers on Hillary Emails

The story notes “A senior official with the National Archives and Records Administration wrote to the department earlier this month seeking an explanation of how emails were managed during Clinton’s tenure, and even before” (Fox News).  Meanwhile, most voters believe the Democrats need “a fresh face” in 2016 (Rasmussen...

Read More »

Obama Sends Warning to Israel

From the story:  “The President told the Prime Minister that we will need to re-assess our options following the Prime Minister’s new positions and comments regarding the two state solution,” according to a White House official (CNN).  From Mark Steyn: “…they’re now proposing, in effect, to change sides and join those...

Read More »

Tunisia Concerned More Attacks Coming

Particularly at tourist locations (ABC News).  One gunman was previously “flagged” by intelligence (USA Today).  After the terror attack in Tunisia, a story notes “Twitter accounts associated with the Islamic State terror group based in Syria and Iraq (ISIS) were described as overjoyed at the attack, urging Tunisians to “follow...

Read More »