Compulsory Voting is Unconstitutional | Human Events


President Obama recently praised the idea of “mandatory voting,” saying it would be “transformative” and “completely change the political map in this country,” showing again how unbound he feels by the limits imposed on the power of government by the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. The president apparently does not believe that the right […]


How screwed up is Obama’s foreign policy? – American Thinker


David Rothkopf, editor of Foreign Policy, has written an incisive article on America’s foreign policy under Obama. It’s a “big picture” analyses of what’s happening in the Middle East and beyond, with brutally frank observations about how Obama’s policies have only made a bad situation worse. I encourage you to read all of it, but […]


Marco Rubio may have presidential announcement date: April 13 at Freedom Tower | Miami Herald Miami Herald

Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL)

  Marco Rubio has reserved the Freedom Tower in downtown Miami for an undisclosed event April 13, which appears to be a potential, if not likely, spot for Florida’s junior senator to announce his candidacy for president. A Rubio adviser stressed nothing has been nailed down for any kind of announcement, but the timing makes […]


Natural Born Citizen | Ted Cruz | Marco Rubio | Bobby Jindal


  I believe Marco Rubio, Bobby Jindal and Ted Cruz to be “natural born Citizens” and eligible to be President.  Here’s why. 1. Summary There are few eligibility requirements to be President.  You don’t have to be smart, wise, experienced, honest, educated, or a particular gender or race. Article II, Section 1, of the Constitution provides, in pertinent […]


Entitled: Hillary Clinton Fundraising | The Daily Caller


Hillary Clinton, the deeply polarizing former secretary of state who is widely expected to run for president in 2016, will focus her fundraising efforts exclusively on the presidential primary elections and caucuses this time around. Clinton’s already-assembled fundraising retinue believes the ambitious senior citizen candidate made a critical, overconfident mistake in 2008 by raising checks for the […]


Army charges Bergdahl with desertion and misbehavior | TheHill


The Army on Wednesday charged Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl with desertion, reigniting the debate over whether President Obama paid too high a price to secure his release from the Taliban. Bergdahl, 28, who went missing from his base in 2009 while serving in Afghanistan, could face life imprisonment for the separate charge of misbehavior before the […]


Federal Appeals Court to Hear Arguments on Immigration Ruling – WSJ


A federal appellate court Tuesday agreed to hear an expedited appeal of a ruling by a federal judge in Texas that blocked President Barack Obama’s immigration actions. Granting the Obama administration’s request for an expedited appeal, the Fifth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hold a hearing on April 17 to consider the administration’s challenge […]


Did Anthony Kennedy Just Show His Hand On The Obamacare Subsidies Case? | The Daily Caller

Supreme Court Justice - Anthony Kennedy

Justice Anthony Kennedy’s comments in a run-of-the-mill budget meeting Monday may have signaled how he intends to vote in this year’s biggest Obamacare lawsuit over the legality of federal premium subsidies. In a Monday budget request before the House Appropriations Committee, Justice Anthony Kennedy, typically the swing vote on the Court, made comments that could […]


And they’re off: Ted Cruz, via Twitter, announces presidential bid | Reuters

Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX)

(Reuters) – Texas Senator Ted Cruz, a conservative firebrand who frequently clashes with leaders of his Republican Party, became the first major figure from either party to jump into the 2016 U.S. presidential election race on Monday when he announced his candidacy on Twitter. “I’m running for President and I hope to earn your support!” […]


Obama: ‘By Hook or Crook,’ I’ll Expand Government | The Daily Caller


President Barack Obama says he’s going to push the limits on presidential power as far as he can go during the last 2 years of his tenure. “Where [elected Republicans in Congress] are not willing to work with us, we will do it administratively or we will convene the private sector,” he said in a […]


Ted Cruz to Make ‘Important Speech’ at Liberty University Monday

Senator Ted Cruz - (R-TX)

Sen. Ted Cruz’s political operation appears to be strongly encouraging attendance by the media at an event in Lynchburg, Va., Monday for what’s being billed as “an important speech.” Aides to the Texas Republican, who has been contemplating a run for the GOP presidential nomination in 2016, were tight-lipped Friday about the details of the visit to the campus of Liberty University, […]


New Program Added to the Lineup!


I’m pleased to announce the addition of a new program to the network.  Please join me in welcoming “Secure Freedom Radio”, hosted by Frank Gaffney. Secure Freedom Radio will debut Monday, March 23rd @5:00pm EST via Shoutcast relay. Premo Mondone General Manager Red State Talk Radio


Secure Freedom Radio – Frank Gaffney


Secure Freedom Radio is characterized by its high caliber guests in leading military and policy making positions. Recent and frequent guests include Andy McCarthy, Civil Rights leader Niger Innis, former CIA director James Woolsey, Senator Jim Talent, Congressman Mike Pence, Newt Gingrch, John Bolton, and former AG Michael Mukasey. Secure Freedom Radio will provide you […]


American Thinker: Iran wants sanctions lifted now. Will the US cave?


The biggest sticking point in the negotiations with Iran over its nuclear program is apparently a disagreement over when sanctions against Tehran should be lifted. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Iran is demanding that sanctions be lifted at the conclusion of the framework agreement, which is the first step toward a comprehensive accord […]


From Tel Aviv to Turtle Bay | Foreign Policy


After years of blocking U.N. efforts to pressure Israelis and Palestinians into accepting a lasting two-state solution, the United States is edging closer toward supporting a U.N. Security Council resolution that would call for the resumption of political talks to conclude a final peace settlement, according to Western diplomats. The move follows Israeli Prime Minister […]


Israeli Elections: Netanyahu Looks Poised to Return to the Helm | CNS News

Bibi Netanyahu

( – Any hopes by his detractors that Israeli voters would give Binyamin Netanyahu marching orders after nine years at the helm looked set to be dashed on Tuesday night, as exit polls pointed to the strong likelihood that he will serve a fourth term as prime minister, possibly as head of a national unity […]


Hillary’s Email Defense Is Laughable – Dan Metcalfe – POLITICO Magazine

The Hildabeast

I thought when I retired from the Justice Department in 2007, I was done with records-related scandals. By that point, I had spent more than a quarter-century as founding director of the Justice Department’s Office of Information and Privacy, effectively serving as the federal government’s chief information-disclosure “guru.” In that position, I had weathered many […]


ISIS Vows To ‘Blow Up The White House, Big Ben And The Eiffel Tower’ – CBS DC


WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – En route to conquering the European cities of Paris and Rome, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria says they plan to “blow up” the White House, Big Ben and the Eiffel Tower. ISIS spokesman Abu Muhammad al-Adnani detailed the terror group’s plans to conquer Portugal, Spain, Paris and Rome in […]


American Thinker: Valerie Jarrett fingered as the source of leak on Hillary’s email server


According to Ed Klein, writing in the New York Post, President Valerie Jarrett was the source of the information published by the New York Ties on Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server for all her official correspondence as secretary of state. Befitting her status as a behind-the-scenes puppeteer, Jarrett alleged used cut-outs to […]


Strong dollar is a signal of a major market event rate hike – Business Insider


The dollar is set for its strongest quarterly strengthening since 1992, according to Bank of America, a good sign that a rate hike is around the corner. When markets expect that US interest rates will be hiked, it typically strengthens the dollar. That’s because people rush to change other currencies into dollars — they can […]


Loretta Lynch nomination a cliffhanger – Seung Min Kim – POLITICO

Loretta Lynch - Attorney General Nominee

Just days before her nomination as attorney general goes to the Senate floor, Loretta Lynch is stubbornly stuck right around 50 votes — suggesting a confirmation fight the Obama administration once seemed certain to win with relative ease will go down to the wire. Barring an 11th-hour surprise, Lynch is likely to be confirmed. But […]


The Clintons’ Tricky Way With Words – Jack Shafer – POLITICO Magazine

Bill Clinton (a.k.a. Slick Willy)

The press scrutinizes every utterance from the House of Clinton, parsing the couple’s words for new or hidden meanings—and for good reason. The two have a devious way with words. Bill Clinton, whose verbal cunning dwarfs that of almost anyone on the public stage, cemented his trickster reputation in 1998 when he claimed he did […]


Go to Hell – POLITICO Magazine

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton was likable enough, answering questions calmly though with a weary smile. She even offered a feint toward humility, allowing that, “looking back,” perhaps there was a “smarter” way for her to have handled her correspondence as secretary of state besides bypassing official government email entirely. Beneath the politesse, however, was an unmistakable message […]


CBS News: Hillary Clinton To Address Email Scandal « CBS DC


NEW YORK (CBSDC/AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton will address her email practices at the State Department following a week of scrutiny and few signs that it will go away. CBS News’ Nancy Cordes reports that Clinton will address the controversy Tuesday following her speech at the United Nations. The potential 2016 Democratic presidential candidate ignored the […]


Obama’s ongoing assault on the Constitution | Human Events


One of the many reasons constitutional conservatives consider President Obama a threat to the Constitution is his disdain for the separation of powers, illustrated most recently in his plan to bypass the Senate in making an arms deal with Iran. The Framers understood that throughout history, the real threat to God-given liberty had been centralized, […]


DNI: ‘Confirmed’ That 116 Former Gitmo Detainees Returned to Terror or Insurgencies; If More Are Released More Will | CNS News

James Clapper - Director of National Intelligence

( – The Director of National Intelligence released a report this week indicating that the United States has “confirmed” that 116 detainees “transferred” out of the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, subsequently reengaged in terrorist or insurgent activities. The report also warned: “Based on trends identified during the past eleven years, we assess that some […]


Coburn: Convention of States Needed Because Washington Will Never Fix Itself | CNS News

Tom Coburn

( –  “Washington is never going to fix itself,” said former Sen. Tom Coburn (R-OK), explaining why he intends to spend the next few years trying to “cheat history” by helping to organize the nation’s first-ever Convention of the States. The purpose of the convention will be to rein-in a federal “leviathan” that he says […]


Hillary Clinton Created MULTIPLE Private Email Accounts | The Daily Caller

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton answers questions from the audience at the Council on Foreign Relations in Washington

Although Hillary Clinton’s spokespeople have maintained that the former secretary of state only used one privately-controlled email address during her tenure, a hacker working in conjunction with Fox News discovered that there were multiple email addresses owned by Clinton. (VIDEO: Judge Napolitano: Hillary Clinton Faces ‘Three Years In Jail, Per Document’) The anonymous hacker used […]


Podcasting comes of age – Inside Radio


Any doubts about podcasting’s graduation from niche to mainstream were unequivocally erased by this year’s Infinite Dial study.  One third of the country’s 12+ population has listened to a podcast, some 89 million people.  Of them, 46 million are monthly listeners, up from 39 million one year earlier. But the story isn’t so much how […]


State Department Stonewalls On Hillary Emails | The Daily Caller

Put a fork in her, she's done?

The State Department is refusing to provide insight into how the federal agency handled Freedom of Information Act requests for Hillary Clinton’s emails, as fallout from Clinton’s use of a private email account as secretary of state is poised to stretch into a third day. As The Daily Caller, The New York Times and others noted on Tuesday, […]


Justices sharply divided over health care law subsidies – My Way News


By Mark Sherman WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court was sharply divided Wednesday in the latest challenge to President Barack Obama’s health overhaul, this time over the tax subsidies that make insurance affordable for millions of Americans. The justices aggressively questioned lawyers on both sides of what Justice Elena Kagan called “this never-ending saga,” the […]


Benghazi committee says Hillary used multiple personal email accounts – Lauren French – POLITICO

Trey Gowdy (R-SC)

The House committee investigating the 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi will issue new requests to Hillary Clinton for emails from multiple personal accounts she used during her tenure as secretary of state. Chairman Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) told reporters on Tuesday that lawyers for the Benghazi Committee would be issuing the new requests – which he […]


The fatal flaw in the Iran deal | Human Events

Charles Krauthammer

WASHINGTON — A sunset clause? The news from the nuclear talks with Iran was already troubling. Iran was being granted the “right to enrich.” It would be allowed to retain and spin thousands of centrifuges. It could continue construction of the Arak plutonium reactor. Yet so thoroughly was Iran stonewalling International Atomic Energy Agency inspectors […]


A plan to repeal ObamaCare – root and branch | Human Events


Now that Republicans have taken over in Congress, you’re expecting great things, but I wouldn’t hold my breath. You should expect to be disappointed. Many will have you believe that a full repeal of ObamaCare is not possible, but, in fact, it is. Unfortunately, it may not happen. All it would take to set the table […]


Trey Gowdy Introduces States’ Rights, “Undo Obama Destruction And Liberal Idiocy” Immigration Enforcement Bill |

Trey Gowdy (R - SC)

Rep Trey Gowdy (R-SC) has a solution for the current problem America faces with a lawless “president” who bends the law and rewrites it to his own political ends, at least to the extent that White House criminality is applied in the circumvention of immigration law. He’s authored a bill that contains specific language which […]