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Ted Cruz, Citizenship, and Voting

Ted Cruz

Should you refuse to vote for Ted Cruz because you are convinced that he doesn’t count as a “natural born citizen”? Bob Allen has given his answer to this question. Personally, I disagree with his conclusion that anyone who decides

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Ted Cruz and the Citizenship Issue

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Is there a citizenship issue that needs to be settled when deciding about Ted Cruz’s run for the Presidency? What does it mean to be a “Natural Born Citizen” and why should you care? As to the latter question, you

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Can Obama Serve Another Term?

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The Constitution as currently ratified forbids another term to Barack Obama. I have heard from time to time that there are people in America who believe Obama is going to try to run for another term as President. I could

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Jeb Bush Against Obamacare: Is He Credible?

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He is now calling it a “monstrosity,” but the history of Jeb Bush against Obamacare is mostly silence and massive corporate profits. Jeb Bush did once rail against Obamacare. But he waited until it had passed and was headed for

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What Kind of Governor Was Jeb Bush?

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The Associated Press claims that Jeb Bush as governor used executive power “aggressively.” It is always possible that The Associated Press is exaggerating Jeb Bush’s record. But the fact is that George W. Bush was quite aggressive in using executive

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Obamacare Turned Five Yesterday: Who Likes It?

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Since Obamacare turned five, shouldn’t the law be popular now like Democrats asserted that it would be? March 23 marked the fifth-year anniversary of the signing of the Affordable Care Act. Within two years, President Obama won re-election boastfully basking

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Obamacare Hostages Do Not Justify the Program

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Obamacare hostages are the few people who were uninsured until Obamacare was implemented, but they don’t negate the extensive damage that has been inflicted. We constantly hear from the administration of some (small) number of people who have allegedly benefitted from

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Will Conservatives Listen to Pat Buchanan?

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Pat Buchanan has issued a much-needed warning for Republicans, but it also applies to conservatives. On Wednesday, Pat Buchanan published a Jeremiad to the Republican Party at Townhall.com: “Will the GOP Kick It Away?” Why, then, would the Republican Party,

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Is Glenn Beck Overreacting against the GOP?

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Glenn Beck says he is “done with” the Republican Party. Dylan Byers at Politico.com posted the headline yesterday: “Glenn Beck ‘done’ with Republican Party.” “I’ve made my decision – I’m out. I’m out of the Republican Party,” Beck said on

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Is Dr. Carson Making Believe?

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Since I released my column last week titled “Just What are Gay Rights?”  I have received a lot of feedback.  Especially since a day later Dr. Ben Carson made a clarification of his Gay Rights statements.  The good doctor said

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When Republicans Play Hardball; Democrats Get Outraged

President Obama And Vice President Biden Meet With Members Of Congress On Foreign Policy

The White House is calling it “unconscionable,” but moral condemnation comes when Republicans play hardball. Voters elected a huge number of Republicans for a reason, and it wasn’t to see peaceful cooperation between Republicans and Democrats in Congress. They wanted

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Lindsey Graham Promises Military Coup to Boost Defense Spending

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Yes, using the armed forces to force Congress to increase defense spending is a military coup. Mediaite tells us that Lindsey Graham says he was joking: “Lindsey Graham Jokes: I’d Use the Military to Force Congress to Reverse Defense Cuts.”

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