By David M. Drucker | 08/22/14 07:26 AM
Gov. Rick Perry is working a little harder as his second presidential campaign gets underway.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/20/14 07:51 PM
International outrage over the grisly beheading of an American journalist is forcing President Obama's hand in Iraq, intensifying pressure to confront ISIS in a broader way than the defensive airstrikes he has authorized so far.
By Washington Examiner | 08/20/14 02:59 PM
When the book is closed on the Middle Eastern caliphate established this summer by the ISIS terrorist group, historians may view Aug. 19, 2014, as the turning point in this monster's existence.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/20/14 02:18 PM
A leading Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee captured the conundrum President Obama finds himself in after the Islamic State beheaded an American journalist and appeared to both threaten the U.S. against continuing airstrikes while baiting America into full-scale war.
By Timothy P. Carney | 08/15/14 07:04 PM
Americans may not be eager to abolish the minimum wage, legalize prostitution, or repeal the New Deal, but libertarianism's warnings ring truer than ever.
By Larry Elder | 08/14/14 06:10 PM
After our ill-advised complete withdrawal from Iraq in 2011, President Obama now sends hundreds of "advisors" and orders airstrikes.
By Washington Examiner | 08/11/14 07:10 PM
The president seems to be ignoring an obvious solution to the Islamic State and their crimes against humanity.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/09/14 12:50 PM
"We feel confident we can prevent [the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria] from going up the mountain and slaughtering people who are there," Obama said in a statement on the White House South Lawn before leaving on vacation.
08/09/14 06:15 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the United States can't and shouldn't intervene in every world crisis. But he says when innocent people face a massacre and the U.S. has the ability to stop it, the nation shouldn't look away. Obama is discussing his rationale for authorizing...
By Steve Doty | 08/08/14 08:02 AM
President Obama has announced his authorization for two targeted air strikes in Iraq. The targeted attacks are meant to push Isis back in the country and protect minority groups that are under attack.
By Washington Examiner | 07/27/14 06:30 PM
It's not often that this page is at a loss for words, but national security adviser Susan Rice's July 25 letter to House Speaker John Boehner encouraging repeal of the 2002 Authorization for Use of Military Force in Iraq comes close.
By Blake Seitz | 07/16/14 01:05 PM
"Five wounded, one martyred," was the radio report from Iraqi coalition forces who fought alongside Marine Maj. Douglas Alexander Zembiec when he fell to small arms fire in 2007.
By Blake Seitz | 07/14/14 06:20 PM
Everything old is new again, as a Monday luncheon featuring Dick Cheney was crashed by hecklers from the antiwar group Code Pink.
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