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  • My Favorite Democratic Congressman

    Sure, it is a low bar, but Representative Tim Ryan is a Warren JFK Eagle, and he serves on the Subcommittee on Defense of the House Committee on Appropriations, so I was glad to have him on the program today to talk DOD as well as Obamacre and the minimum…

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  • Chairman Frelinghuysen’s Task

    Chairman Frelinghuysen’s Task

    <img width="150" title="More..." alt="" src="http://www.hughhewitt.com/wp-includes/js/tinymce/plugins/wordpress/img/trans.gif">When Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen of New Jersey opens today's hearing of the Subcommittee on Defense of the House Committee on Appropriations, Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping will very much be in the room. The Russian president has invaded a neighboring country and seized a huge chunk…

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  • What Sort Of A USMC Do You Want?

    Today's hearing before the Subcommittee on Defense of the House Committee on Appropriations will be very different than yesterday's hearing before the House Armed Services Committee which focused on the force structure of the United States Marine Corps. The constant attrition of forces across the board is crazy in this…

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  • No State Has “Banned” Gay Marriage

    No State Has “Banned” Gay Marriage

    During remarks at the recent CPAC—the Conservative Political Action Conference—I inspired great controversy by declaring that “no state has ever passed a ban on gay marriage.” I wanted to challenge dishonest language suggesting that affirmation of the traditional definition of marriage amounts to a “ban” on anything. When states limit…

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  • A Disappearing Plane Provides Perspective

    A Disappearing Plane Provides Perspective

    The recent disappearance of a Malaysian airliner should refocus our attention on ongoing efforts to thwart the deadly plans of murderous terrorists. Even if experts ultimately rule out terrorism as the cause of this tragic loss of life, reports of mysterious passengers traveling on stolen passports reminds us how difficult—and…

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  • Thursday’s Hearing

    When Chairman Randy Frelinghuysen of New Jersey open's Thursday's hearing of the Subcommittee on Defense of the House Committee on Appropriations, Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping will very much be in the room. The Russian president has invaded a neighboring country and seized a huge chunk of it –for the…

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  • Jamie Weinstein Solos

    Jamie Weinstein Solos

    That's not The Daily Caller's Jamie Weinstein. That's Noah, or Russell Crowe playing Noah. I will be at an advance screening of the film this afternoon, and The Daily Caller's Jamie Weinstein will sit in for me for the first time. He was a terrific co-host yesterday so enjoy his…

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