Top US Officials Skip World Rally Against Terror

From the story:  French President Francois Hollande, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, British Prime Minister David Cameron and dozens of other world leaders all took part in the powerful denunciation of last week’s terror attacks that left 17 innocents dead (NY Daily News).  This led to the hashtag:   #ReasonsObamaMissedFranceRally  (Twitter). From another story:  Secretary of State...

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Study Claims Average College Freshman Reads at Seventh Grade Level

Also of note from the story: “…despite societal changes over the past 100 years, both male and female students have continued to read the same type of material as past generations. Girls tend to gravitate towards books about relationships and animals, while boys enjoy adventure stories, military exploits, superheroes, and...

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Ryan: Obamacare is Doomed

In a USA Today op-ed, the former vp candidate writes “The worst of the law is yet to come. This year, the individual mandate kicks in for real. Anyone who doesn’t have health insurance in 2015 will have to pay a tax of $325 or 2% of taxable income.  And...

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Boehner Re-Elected Speaker

With just 25 votes against (Townhall).  Louie Gohmert insists many Republicans backed out of voting for him at the last minute (Breitbart).  Kevin Williamson explains why he believes “that John Boehner has been a pretty good speaker, that his is a nearly impossible job, and that 99 percent...

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GOP Led Congress to Approve Keystone Bill

Which congressman Kevin Cramer believes “will contribute thousands of jobs to the national economy and further our push toward national energy security” (Fox News).  Next up:  Obama’s Climate Change Rules (AP).  And then there’s this:  House Republicans will hold a vote this week to change Obamacare’s definition of full-time...

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Harvard Professors with their Tassels in a Twist over Obamacare

Professional leftists Harvard professors preach the virtues of compassion and tolerance, and take principled stands on helping the 99 percenters, but not when it affects their pocketbooks. Case in point, the very Harvard professors who advised Democrats on how to craft Obamacare are now getting their tassels in a twist...

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