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Impeachment Distraction?

To view this email as a web page, go here. Impeachment Distraction? We've got a real constitutional crisis on our hands, but checking the authority of the president has become a laughing matter for Obama while also becoming a campaign tool for Democrats. George Washington University law professor Jonathan Turley says that we are at a constitutional tipping point, with more powers being concentrated in the Executive Branch than ever before. As president, Barack Obama has taken to unilaterally changing laws and simply failing to enforce laws he doesn't like. That's not how this is supposed to work, according to our framers who created a system of co-equal branches of government and separation of powers. We have a problem. This is a potentially dangerous problem for all Americans because of the precedent being set by Obama. He is not a king and we should fear a system th

Yes, Even More New Lows for President Obama’s Polling Numbers

Today on NRO KEVIN D. WILLIAMSON : Israel's critics hold it responsible for the fate of those whom Hamas is using as human shields. How Many Children Will Die in Gaza? VICTOR DAVIS HANSON : By continually taking the path of least short-term trouble, the U.S. ensures long-term hardship. The Cost of American Indifference . NAT BROWN : Russian media work overtime to attack Ukraine and the U.S. in the aftermath of the Malaysian-airliner crash. From Russia with Lies . CAROLINE CRADDOCK : Tax debtors with security cleara

In IRS Emails, Lois Lerner Calls Conservatives 'Crazies' and…Worse

July 31, 2014 In IRS Emails, Lois Lerner Calls Conservatives 'Crazies' and…Worse The House Ways and Means Committee released emails from Lois Lerner, former head of the Internal Revenue Service's tax-exempt organizations division. Read More   Marriage Won't End Poverty. But It Will Help (A Lot). Daily Policy Focus: Marriage isn't the answer to poverty. That's the argument made in article last week in The New Republic by Carter Price, who asserts that conservatives are too preoccupied with marriage in anti-poverty efforts. Read More   Cartoon: Democrats on Impeachment Talk Is Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., really that outraged about the supposed impeachment chatter? Read More   Quick Hits: Cuban Dissident to Congressional Black Caucus: Stop Helping the Dictatorship Megyn Kelly 'Sets Record Straight' on Comparing Cop Killer to MLK 'The Right Way': Adoption Bill's Sp