Obama Aide on Netanyahu Visit: “There Will be a Price”

From Michael Goodwin:  Israel has the most to lose from an Iranian nuke, and ­Netanyahu can be expected to articulate a forceful argument against Obama’s disastrous course. That’s why House Speaker John Boehner invited him, and it’s why the president is so bent out of shape and refuses to meet with...

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House Passes Pro-Life Bill

From the story:  …the House voted by a near party-line 242-179 to permanently bar federal funds for any abortion coverage. The measure would also block tax credits for many people and businesses buying abortion coverage under President Barack Obama’s health care law (Fox News).  Not quite the bill many hoped for...

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Obama Rejects Meeting with Netanyahu

From the story:  The official White House explanation was that Netanyahu’s visit fell too close to the Israeli election and the Obama administration wanted to avoid the appearance of taking sides (AP).  Meanwhile, Netanyahu’s planned speech to congress takes on greater meaning as intelligence indicates Iran may have ICBM’s capable of...

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Obamacare Tax Will Soon Shock Many

As they expect it to be a $95 penalty.  But that’s the minimum.  The story notes “middle- and upper-income families will actually end up paying 1 percent of their household income as their penalty” (Washington Times).  What congress is doing about Obamacare (NRO).

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American Sniper Breaks Records, Angers Hollywood

Over $100 million expected over the 4-day stretch, “unheard of for any wide release this time of year,” according to the story (Deadline).  From another story:  “The movie has become a cultural phenomenon,” said Dan Fellman, Warner Bros. head of domestic distribution. “It tore apart the record book and not...

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Obama Promises More Executive Orders

As he told Democrats he plans to “play offense” (Politico).  He is rejecting talk of sanctions for Iran, who are upping their nuclear business (Free Beacon).  While Gallup has Obama’s approval ratings recovering (if you can call 46 percent a recovery) Reuters has them at an abysmal 37 percent...

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Poll: 65 Percent Want Obama to Sign Keystone Legislation

Including the majority of Democrats (Fox News). The overall percentage is at 57 percent, according to another poll (CNN). George Will explains how the Keystone debate “has made mincemeat of Barack Obama’s pose of thoughtfulness. It has demonstrated that he lacks even a rudimentary understanding of the most basic...

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