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Politics Commentary Bloated Federal Agencies Have Become the Norm - John York
Here's the Key to Sizing Them Down.

Yes, Virginia, Immigration Is Turning the Country Blue - Ann Coulter
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Playing Politics Is Not Unconstitutional - Hans von Spakovsky
The High Court looks at an issue it has always run from: gerrymanders.

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Quid est Veritas? - Erick Erickson
What is truth? It is in short supply in the 21st century.

The Uses of Disgrace - Mona Charen
Predators today expect their offenses to get just a wink and a nod.

Tighter Gun Laws Will Leave Libertarians Better-Armed Than Everybody Else - J.D. Tuccille
Gun control is destined to be obeyed primarily by its advocates.

Hey, Republican Big Spenders: Keep the Spending Caps - Stephen Moore
Why repeal the best weapon against runaway federal spending in 30 years?

Communism vs. Fascism - Burt Prelutsky
There has never been a Communist leader without blood on his hands.

Warming, Cooling, or Changing: Which Is It? - Vijay Jayaraj
Terminologies are powerful.

Repeal and Replace the Tax Code - George Will
The tax bill now under consideration will compound the moral hazards.

We the People, Free to Recycle or Not - State Rep. John McGinnis (R-PA 79th)
King George III had nothing on today's America.

Our Culture Is Experiencing a Hostile Takeover - Sam Sorbo
We must stop rejecting God if we ever want it to end.

Illinois Exemplifies Our Fiscal Foolishness - George Will
While the people bleed for taxes, the Democratic elites float in gravy.

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