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  • “And They’re Off”

    “And They’re Off”

    My Monday Washington Examiner column is on the quick start on 2016 called by Jeb Bush. Another potential contender, Senator Marco Rubio, used Meet The Press to slam President Obama's Cuba move and his overall foreign policy. Sounding more like a presidential candidate than a Senate candidate, though of course…

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  • “Tame By Christie’s Volcanic Standards”

    “Tame By Christie’s Volcanic Standards”

    This David Farenhold piece in the Washington Post is clearly an early entry in the “define the candidates” sweepstakes getting underway as the race to succeed President Obama gets underway, and it makes no mention whatsoever of the screened-off insularity of electeds like the president which is a much more…

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  • Daniel Ellsberg

    Daniel Ellsberg

    Daniel Ellsberg is an activist and former United States military analyst who is most well known for his studies on what is known as the Ellsberg paradox as well as his involvement with the Pentagon Papers. In 1967 Ellsberg worked on the top secret McNamara study of U.S. decision-making in…

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  • The Reagan Void And 2016

    We all have to suspect that neither Truman nor Ike would have let the Castro brothers write their own ticket as President Obama did Wednesday. We know with certainty that neither JFK, LBJ, RN, Ford, Carter, Reagan, either Bush nor Bill Clinton would have done what President Obama did vis-a-vis…

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  • Ambassador John Bolton On Cuba and 2016

    Former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton joined me today to discuss the president's moves on Cuba and his plans for 2016: Audio: 12-17hhs-bolton Transcript: HH: On a day of huge news, I am in Hawaii at AM690, the Answer, but I'm joined from New York by former United Nations Ambassador John…

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  • Gun Control and the Sydney Siege

    Advocates of strict gun control often point to nations like Australia as examples of enlightened policy toward firearms. But all of the regulation didn't prevent a violent criminal with multiple charges against him—and with known sympathies to Islamic terrorists—from using a shotgun to hold a score of hostages in a…

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