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    IRS-Targeted Scandal Victims Will Not Be Silenced (VIDEO)

    Conservative leaders are speaking out after President Obama said there was “not a smidgen of corruption” within the IRS. The IRS was accused of targeting conservative groups starting in 2012 and the investigation is ongoing. >>> Check Out: The IRS Drive to Silence the Right Last week, Catherine Englebrecht, Founder … More

    Stuck in Congressional "Groundhog Day"

    In the movie “Groundhog Day,” Bill Murray wakes up again and again to find that he is stuck in the same day. This happens multiple times a year now with Congress on the debt limit, which we just hit again on Saturday. >>> Check Out: The Debt Ceiling Returns as … More

    Income Mobility Tied to Marriage

    Recent research from the Equality of Opportunity Project found that “the strongest predictors of upward mobility are measures of family structure such as the fraction of single parents in the area.” These findings add to the growing body of data on the link between marriage and success in life. Growing … More

    Needham: Americans Want to Change Status Quo, Not Endorse Amnesty

    Heritage Action’s Mike Needham argued today that Americans are looking for new ideas to shift the status quo. “We need a modern immigration system,” Needham, the CEO of Heritage Action, said this morning on NBC’s Meet the Press. “The bill that  [Sen.] Chuck Schumer [D.-NY] is talking about is a … More

    WATCH: Rosie O'Donnell's Reaction to Her Son Joining the Military

    Outspoken, liberal talk show host Rosie O’Donnell returned to the set of The View last week and gave updates on her children. She announced that her oldest son, Parker, had joined the Citadel and was “the number one Cadet” at his school. >>> Check Out: The Debt Ceiling Returns as National … More

    Corruption Blocks Influence of Foreign Aid

    Why do some nations that receive U.S. foreign aid year after year never seem to improve, or move beyond the dependency phase? Perhaps the largest reason is corruption. It’s the “pre-existing condition” that keeps many aid recipients from ever recovering. It’s a major obstacle to economic growth, which is why … More

    Why Unemployment is High in Parts of Michigan

    Bruce Los, vice president of Gentex Corp., a $1.2 billion manufacturing company located in tiny Zeeland, Mich. (population 5,508), often hosts executives from foreign auto companies like BMW, Nissan and Toyota  With 4,000 employees and a state-of-the-art facility, Gentex makes some of the world’s most advanced rearview mirrors, with camera-based driver … More

    State of Union Disregards Economic Freedom

    The Los Angeles Rams announced they were moving to St Louis. President Clinton gave Mexico $20 billion to bail out the peso. Baywatch babe Pamela Anderson married rock-n-roll bad boy Tommy Lee. And, the Index of Economic Freedom made its debut. It was 1995. This month, the Wall Street Journal … More

    Is Russia Safe for the Winter Olympics?

    When he’s not playing political strongman, Russian President Vladimir Putin likes to have some fun. There are lots of shots of him — often shirtless — atop a horse, tossing a judo opponent, even riding a great white shark?… OK, well maybe that last one was Photoshopped. Anyway, you get … More

    Deep Distrust of the Government is American Norm

    No one tests the historic optimism of the American people quite like your  average politician. Poll after poll finds a deep distrust of government, with more than two-thirds saying they can’t believe what they hear from  Washington. You don’t have to look far for examples of why they feel this … More