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    Latest in the IRS Targeting Saga

    Today the House Oversight and Governmental Reform Committee approved a resolution to hold former senior IRS official Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress for refusing to answer questions about her involvement in the IRS’s targeting of conservative groups. This comes on the heels of Rep. Darrell Issa (R–Calif.), Chairman of … More

    Kerry Offers Himself as a Martyr for the Administration's Failed Foreign Policy

    During a recent Senate hearing, Secretary of State John Kerry said he would take the blame for any failures of the Obama Administration’s foreign policy, all the while denying American foreign policy was “spinning out of control.” The administration’s approach to foreign policy—leading from behind—has been an abject failure. It … More

    WATCH: Colbert Mocks Sample Common Core Math Problems

    On his show last night, Comedy Central host Stephen Colbert expressed concern about adopting Common Core into public schools, mocking some of the sample Common Core math problems assigned to students. “But folks, as much as I didn’t expect it, I may be coming around to the Common Core because … More

    Krauthammer: 'It's Too Late' to Hurt Obama Administration on Benghazi [VIDEO]

    In a Fox News appearance last night, Charles Krauthammer said that the Obama administration has “ran out the clock” in regards to the Benghazi situation. “It’s too late,” Krauthammer said of congressional efforts to scrutinize how the attack on the Benghazi consulate was handled, and what preceded it. “Politically speaking, … More

    Rob Lowe: 'Individuals Usually Do a Better Job Than Collective Big Government' [VIDEO]

    Actor Rob Lowe said yesterday in an interview that he wanted the government’s role in Americans’ lives to decrease. “I just think that individuals usually do a better job than collective big government,” Lowe told Fox News host Bill O’Reilly. Lowe, however, demurred when asked if he was a libertarian … More

    Getting Your Neighbor's Mortgage Off Your Lawn

    Did you know you are probably responsible for your neighbors’ mortgage payments? What? Heritage expert Norbert Michel explained: Nearly all new residential mortgages are currently being guaranteed by Fannie [Mae] or Freddie [Mac] because these companies buy mortgages from banks and then sell investments backed by the mortgages. And because … More

    Author of Russian Reset Admits Policy Is Dead

    President Obama’s former Ambassador to Russia and self-described author of the Russian reset policy Michael McFaul today admitted the obvious: the reset is dead. In a radio interview with the Flint Report in Montana, McFaul stated, “The reset ended, the reset ended a long time ago.” McFaul is correct that … More

    Congress Sends a Criminal Referral to Eric Holder

    Rep. Dave Camp (R–Mich.), chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, has sent a 14-page letter to Attorney General Eric Holder asking him to act on the committee’s findings that, in relation to the IRS’s targeting of conservative organizations, Lois Lerner may have broken federal law. The letter, released … More

    What Women Want in Work-Life Balance

    More mothers are staying home with their kids, says a new Pew report. The number of stay-at-home mothers reached an all-time low of 23 percent in 1999 and then began to rise until about 2004. By 2012, the percentage of stay-at-home mothers had jumped to 29 percent, up from 26 … More

    How Conservatives Can Fight Obama's Crony Economy

    The American economy is the envy of the world, primarily because it is still seen as a place where anyone – regardless of who you are or where you come from – can work hard, play by the rules, and succeed. That belief is predicated on the notion that America … More