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53 Seats and Counting, en Route to a Likley 54 Next Month

Posted on Wednesday November 12, 2014 No Comments ››

GOP adds another Senate seat, as Sullivan Wins in Alaska Nov. 12, 2014 - Following the last remaining count of some 50,000 outlying and questionable ballots cast in Alaska for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by first-term Democrat Mark Begich, Republican candidate Dan Sullivan emerged as the winner this morning. The win gives the GOP eight ...

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No home for Israel inside the Democratic Party (No Shtick, Sherlock)

Posted on Thursday September 04, 2014 1 Comment ››

Slaves to gut emotion, and averse to rigorous academic research, liberals do not bother to figure out who is right or wrong in any conflict. Smoke rises following what witnesses said was an IAF air strike in the east of Gaza City.. (photo credit:REUTERS) It's official: the Democratic Party has abandoned Israel to its fate. This development has ...

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Eric Cantor

Cantor to Resign From Congress

Posted on Friday August 01, 2014 No Comments ››

Cantor makes his way to the House floor in the Capitol on his last day as leader (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)   Rep. Eric Cantor will resign from Congress effective Aug. 18, he said in an interview with the Richmond Times-Dispatch posted at midnight. The Virginia Republican, newly deposed as House majority leader after losing his primary to ...

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House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) Loses Primary In Stunning Upset

Posted on Tuesday June 10, 2014 No Comments ››

Though there was a bit of writing on the Wall, this Monumental Upset Came out of "Left Field" to stun the GOP and, Frankly, all of Washington As USA Today reported earlier, The demise of the Tea Party has been greatly exaggerated.  Cantor, 51, was first elected to Congress in 2001 and became the majority leader in ...

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Obama and Netanyahu in Rose Garden

For Netanyahu, a bombshell battering by Obama

Posted on Sunday March 02, 2014 No Comments ››

En route to his meeting at the White House, the PM and the rest of the world read that the president believes he’s leading Israel to wrack and ruin. Hello, Mr. Prime Minister. You’re attempting to maintain “a chronic situation” as regards the Palestinians. You’ve been pursuing “more aggressive settlement construction over the last couple years ...

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IRL Pro-Israel Brunch 2013

American Principles Sponsors Young Leaders Table at Ros-Lehtinen’s Annual pro-Israel Leaders Brunch

Posted on Monday February 03, 2014 No Comments ››

American Principles was pleased to co-sponsor a young leaders table comprised of College Republicans and pro-Israel organization activists at Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's annual (2013) pro-Israel Leaders Brunch in Coconut Grove. The Students and Young Professionals are shown here with several Miami-area Holocaust survivors.

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Debbie Wasserman

DWS continues to Interfere with AIPAC-supported pro-Israel Iran Legislation.

Posted on Wednesday January 29, 2014 No Comments ››

Debbie Wasserman Schultz continues to Interfere with AIPAC-supported pro-Israel Iran Legislation. Did she or Other Democrat Leaders pressure AIPAC to cover for her??? Reading Adam Kredo’s piece below, one might ask: Are there any limits to Congresswoman and DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s Chutzpah??? She often tells us – as she does in this testy interview with Andrea ...

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Trey Radel to resign House seat

Posted on Monday January 27, 2014 No Comments ››

Radel's Political Demise is a Disappointment to Many, but Resignation is the Right and Only Move Under the Circumstances.   By: Jake Sherman and Alex Isenstadt January 27, 2014 08:14 AM ESTAs first reported in Politico today, Rep. Trey Radel (R-Fla.) will resign from Congress on Monday, according to multiple sources. Radel, 37, was caught buying cocaine last year ...

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In The News

55% Small Business Owners Wouldn't Start a Company Today

The Washington Examiner
Posted on 2012-09-26 17:33:31

Fifty-five percent of small business owners and manufacturers would not have started their businesses in today's economy, according to a new poll that also reports 69 percent say President Obama's regulatory policies have hurt their businesses.

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Obamacare Tax Penalty to Hit Nearly 6M Uninsured People

Associated Press
Posted on 2012-09-21 15:07:28

Nearly 6 million Americans — significantly more than first estimated — will face a tax penalty under President Barack Obama's health overhaul for not getting insurance, congressional analysts said Wednesday. Most would be in the middle class.

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Economists see Fed Action With Little benefit

USA Today
Posted on 2012-09-19 20:20:33

This time, however, the Fed's medicine may be less potent and the criticism it's certain to receive will be magnified in the glare of a tight presidential campaign in its final weeks.

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CRS Report: Number of Adults on Food Stamps Doubled after Obama Suspended Work Requirement

The Washington Examiner
Posted on 2012-09-19 20:13:54

Obama administration officials have insisted that their decision to grant states waivers to redefine work requirements for welfare recipients would not "gut" the landmark 1996 welfare reform law. But a new report from the Congressional Research Service obtained by the Washington Examiner suggests that the administration's suspension of a separate welfare work requirement has already helped explode the number of able-bodied Americans on food stamps.

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Obama's Foreign Policy Approval Rating Drops After Mideast Turmoil

CNS News
Posted on 2012-09-19 20:12:36

The first opinion poll to be conducted after last week's deadly attack on a U.S. consulate in Libya and a spate of anti-American protests across the Muslim world has recorded a five-point drop in approval for President Obama's handling of foreign policy.

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The Data Behind Romney's 47% Comments

The Wall Street Journal
Posted on 2012-09-18 15:59:23

In his comments to fundraisers captured on video, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney said 47% of Americans would almost automatically vote for President Barack Obama because they were "dependent" on the government, in part because they received government benefits and paid no federal income taxes.

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Treasury Motors

The Wall Street Journal
Posted on 2012-09-18 15:49:53

Perhaps you've heard that General Motors is "alive" and that President Obama is more or less solely responsible. But if his $50 billion federal bailout is why "the American auto industry has come roaring back," as he put it in Cincinnati Monday, why not formalize the achievement by unwinding the taxpayer stake in GM?

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The Magnitude of the Mess We're In

The Wall Street Journal
Posted on 2012-09-18 15:45:47

Sometimes a few facts tell important stories. The American economy now is full of facts that tell stories that you really don't want, but need, to hear.

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Fed's Bold Plan Still Might Not Jolt Slow Economy

Real Clear Politics
Posted on 2012-09-14 12:30:37

No sooner did the Federal Reserve unveil a bold plan Thursday to juice the U.S. economy than it dangled the prospect of doing even more.

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US Poverty On Track To Be Highest Since 1960s

Posted on 2012-09-14 12:08:04

The ranks of America's poor are on track to climb to levels unseen in nearly half a century, erasing gains from the war on poverty in the 1960s amid a weak economy and fraying government safety net.

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How Public Unions Became So Powerful

The Wall Street Journal
Posted on 2012-09-12 11:23:50

The Chicago teachers strike has put Democrats in a difficult position. Teacher unions are the most powerful constituency in the Democratic Party, but their interests are ever more clearly at odds with taxpayers and inner-city families. Chicago is reviving scenes from the last crisis of liberalism in the 1970s, when municipal unions drove many American cities to disorder and bankruptcy. Where did their power come from?

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Under Obama, 11,327 Pages of Federal Regulations Added

CNS News
Posted on 2012-09-11 23:07:20

Over the past three years, the bound edition of the Code of Federal Regulations has increased by 11,327 pages – a 7.4 percent increase from Jan. 1, 2009 to Dec. 31, 2011. In 2009, the increase in the number of pages was the most over the last decade – 3.4 percent or 5,359 pages.

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