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Grijalva helped Code Pink deliver aid to Iraqi insurgents

Ruth McClung’s opponent for the Arizona District 3 House of Representatives seat not only betrayed his state, Raul Grijalva helped secure approval for Code Pink to deliver $600,000 in cash and supplies to Iraqi insurgents fighting American forces. “Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) along … Continue reading

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McClung & Kelly campaigns surge as McCain meets the Tea Party

Senator John McCain, already a shoo-in for re-election to his senate seat, redeemed his reputation with Arizona Tea Party members by throwing his considerable political weight behind two unexpectedly strong conservative candidates who are within striking distance of taking two … Continue reading

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“A Hundred Feet Over Hell” is a helluva good read

I recently finished reading the book A Hundred Feet Over Hell written by war correspondent Jim Hooper. It’s a good read that I recommend for the well-told flying stories and the history of these pilots. The book is recollections told … Continue reading

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Indiana Rep. Mike Pence, a politician for the future

Rep. Mike Pence of Indiana, chairman of the House Republican Conference, gave a speech Monday at Hillsdale College on the topic of “The Presidency.” The American Spectator’s editors thought the entire speech worth reading. I had the pleasure of meeting … Continue reading

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It’s not real holy Holy Ground after all

Jed Babbin looks at the conflict between America and Islam nine years after the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001.  It’s a frank examination of the motives of Imam Feisal Rauf and President Barack Obama at play in the Cordoba … Continue reading

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Time to fight a smarter war on drugs

This Washington Post story points to one of the major flaws in the United States’ war on drugs—law enforcement agents deeply involved in the smuggling business, and the enforcement agencies’ inability or refusal to crackdown on corrupt agents.  “La Estrella” … Continue reading

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Withdrawing from the mission

Once again, Jed Babbin concisely refutes the President’s victory in Iraq statement in the Loose Cannons section of The American Spectator. The page next turned to will be a chronicle of the waste of America’s soldiers and treasures because leaders … Continue reading

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