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  • February 09, 2016
    Steve Jordahl

    Obama's gas tax would fund pet agenda items

    pumping gas fuel costsPresident Obama wants to levy a $10/barrel gas tax on the American people to finance mass-transit projects and other "climate change" goals. The plan's not expected to be treated well by Congress.

  • February 09, 2016
    Chad Groening

    Who's really worried about troops' morale?

    military jet silhouette 620x300A military watchdog says Ted Cruz is the only presidential candidate still in the race who has responded positively to a survey related to social issues that affect the morale of service members.

  • February 09, 2016
    Chad Groening

    Rios predicts Cruz will slide into second place

    Ted Cruz in Iowa (New)A veteran political observer predicts that Sen. Ted Cruz will finish in second place in today's New Hampshire primary.

  • February 08, 2016
    Steve Jordahl

    Online voter guide full of data on candidates

    mark your ballot, votingA national pro-family, pro-life organization is providing a tool voters can use to get to know the presidential candidates better.

  • February 08, 2016
    Chris Woodward

    'Insane' that a federal agency is doing this

    throwing away money in garbageOne commentator thinks the USDA offering ideas for celebrating spring's arrival is a misuse of federal taxpayer dollars.

  • February 08, 2016
    Chad Groening

    A contest for second in the Granite State

    Rubio in New HampshireThe leader of a non-partisan political group says the Republican primary in New Hampshire appears to be a free-for-all that favors Sen. Marco Rubio at the moment.

  • February 06, 2016
    Michael F. Haverluck

    San Bernardino official: Arm county workers

    In the wake of a jihadi couple’s attack that shot down 14 of the husband’s unarmed San Bernardino County coworkers in a gun-free zone, a top local official is pushing for county employees to be allowed to be armed at work and to gain access to county facility weapons. 

  • February 05, 2016
    Chad Groening, Billy Davis

    Another prediction of The Donald's demise

    Trump in Iowa (Unflattering pic)A pioneer in the conservative political movement predicts the GOP primary will narrow to two names – neither of them named "Trump."

  • February 05, 2016
    Chad Groening

    'Establishment' pick makes case for conservatism

    Marco Rubio 2A conservative organization says a presidential candidate considered to be an "establishment Republican" has a record of supporting right-wing social issues.

  • February 04, 2016
    Charlie Butts

    The message behind failed veto override?

    U.S. Capitol 1Opponents of ObamaCare and federal funding of Planned Parenthood are looking to the November election to send a message to the White House and Congress.

  • February 04, 2016
    Chad Groening, Billy Davis

    New poll shows Rubio edging Cruz in NH

    Rubio in New HampshireA political scientist says Republican candidate Sen. Marco Rubio has the "wind at his back" as the GOP primary shifts to New Hampshire.

  • February 04, 2016
    Chad Groening, Steve Jordahl

    Obama discovers 'religious freedom' in Baltimore

    Obama speaking at Baltimore mosque Feb2016Political observers are shaking their heads after President Barack Obama visited a mosque Wednesday to demand tolerance for Muslims.

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