Obama Administration Vents More Anger at Israel

Over Netanyahu’s willingness to speak to congress (Weekly Standard).  But the Muslim Brotherhood is receiving love from the administration (Jihad Watch).  Victor Davis Hanson warns “When the United States arbitrarily lifted tough sanctions against Iran and became a de facto partner with the Iranian theocracy in fighting the Islamic State,...

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Pentagon Bureaucracy Grows as Military is Cut

From the story:  “It makes no sense,” Mackenzie Eaglen, a resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, told the Washington Examiner. In the initial response to the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, “we grew the force and we grew the civilian support.” So it would make sense that as active duty forces...

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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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