• Senator Lindsey Graham On The Iran Deal

    Senator Lindsey Graham joined me on the program today to discuss the Iran deal: Audio: 07-14hhs-graham Transcript: HH: Joined now by United States Senator Lindsey Graham. Senator Graham, welcome back to the Hugh Hewitt Show. LG: Thanks for having me. HH: Why is this such a bad deal, the negotiated…

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  • Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer On Iran “Deal”

    Israel's Ambassador to the U.S. Ron Dermer opened the program today: Audio: 07-14hhs-dermer Transcript: HH: I begin this hour with the current ambassador to the United States from Israel, the Honorable Ronald Dermer. Mr. Ambassador, welcome, it's good to talk to you. How bad is this deal that was announced…

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  • The Study is Bunk, The Problem Is Real

    This headline came up on my reader feed this morning from Time Magazine: Hardly Any Women Regret Having an Abortion, a New Study Finds Had the source been “Talking Points Memo” or “Think Progress” or any of the other hard leftie sites I keep an eye on, I would have…

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  • Bill Kristol On The Emerging Deal With iran

    The Weekly Standard's editor Bill Kristol joined me today to discuss the deal with Iran, the outlines of which are beginning to emerge: Audio: 07-13hhs-kristol Transcript: HH: I'm joined by Bill Kristol, editor of the Weekly Standard, to discuss this. Bill, how are you? BK: Fine, Hugh, welcome back. How…

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  • Senator Tom Cotton On Defeating The Iran Deal

    United States Senator Tom Cotton joined me on the program today to discuss the negotiations with Iran and to urge listeners/readers to contact their representatives and senators to vote against any deal that provides a “signing bonus,” relief from the U.N. arms embargo, or anything short of anytime/anywhere inspections: Audio:…

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  • Demographics, Destiny and Deity

    Writing in the OC Register, Joel Kotkin makes the case for continued social and political activity by the religious simply to preserve the most basic of things – the family. He presents an extended demographic argument – one I have seen somewhere before. Kotkin urges cooperation with family friendly liberals…

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  • Not This Immigration “Debate,” Not Now.

    My new Washington Examiner column warns the GOP field against falling into the “illegal immigration outrage trap” which both the terrible murder of Kathryn Steinle and the lure of the amplification effect of tough talk on illegal immigrants combine to put before them.

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  • On Being Good

    Published Sunday July 12, 2015 Real Clear Politics this morning carries a fascinating piece by David Shribman on how presidents want to be remembered: And so tucked into the president's eulogy to Rev. Pinckney — perhaps you noticed it, too — was a comment about the South Carolina state senator…

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  • Supreme Culture War, Part II

    by Garrett Fahy In the days leading up to the Supreme Court's decision on same sex marriage, conservative religious schools across the country warned that they could lose their tax exempt status if the Supreme Court found a constitutional right to same sex marriage. One Texas pastor warned that a…

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