Phyllis Schlafly

Posted February 09, 2016

Toward the end of the eighth Republican presidential debate, the moderators introduced a new subject which has been absent from stump speeches and ignored in the seven previous debates. ABCs Martha Raddatz, who covered the war in Iraq, asked the candidates whether young women should be required to sign up for Selective Service if the military draft is reinstated, just as young men are required to do.

Posted February 01, 2016

On the eve of the Iowa caucuses, where the first ballots for the next president are cast, Senator Jeff Sessions, R., AL, who has not endorsed a candidate, gave a round of interviews declaring that 2016 "is the last chance for the American people to take back control of their government."

Posted January 26, 2016

A new set of undercover videos has been released by Project Veritas, the organization started by young journalist James OKeefe who exposed ACORN in 2009 and NPR in 2011, resulting in the resignation of top officials at both organizations.

Posted January 19, 2016

As Republicans prepare to cast their first presidential ballots in Iowa and New Hampshire, the field remains dominated by "outsider" candidates Donald Trump and Ted Cruz, while establishment favorites Jeb Bush, Chris Christie, John Kasich and Marco Rubio have been unable to advance to the finals.

Posted January 12, 2016

President Obamas eighth veto of his presidency came last Friday, when he quietly nixed legislation passed by Congress to repeal major portions of Obamacare.

Posted January 05, 2016

On the last day of 2015 the longest serving member of President Obamas Cabinet, Arne Duncan, quietly stepped down from his official position as what the Washington Post called "the most powerful education secretary in U.S. history."

Posted December 29, 2015

When I heard that the Omnibus spending bill that President Obama signed a week before Christmas includes a provision allowing more foreign guest workers, my first reaction was disbelief.

Posted December 22, 2015

When Paul Ryan ran for speaker of the House of Representatives, he said Republicans "need to move from being an opposition party to being a proposition party."

Posted December 15, 2015

Donald Trumps presidential campaign has done it again. Speaking aboard the USS Yorktown on the 74th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Trump called on our government to stop letting Muslims enter the United States until our countrys representatives can figure out what the hell is going on.

Posted December 08, 2015

It was only "Issue Three" on the weekly episode of "The McLaughlin Group," but if President Obama has his way, the 140-nation conference on global warming -- excuse me, climate change -- will be the most consequential event of his presidency.

Posted December 08, 2015

It was only Issue Three on the weekly episode of The McLaughlin Group, but if President Obama has his way, the 140-nation conference on global warming excuse me, climate change will be the most consequential event of his presidency.

Posted December 01, 2015

After seven years of rule by decree by President Obama's Chicago crony Arne Duncan, why are Republicans about to reauthorize the federal government's authority over the nation's public schools?

Posted November 24, 2015

Defying the wishes of the American people, President Obama remains determined to import tens of thousands of poorly screened Muslims as refugees from the civil war in Syria, and scatter them in communities across America.

Posted November 17, 2015

The Friday night massacre of over 100 people at a soccer game, a rock concert, and five restaurants in Paris was apparently committed by 8 men working on behalf of ISIS, also called ISIL or the Islamic State.

Posted November 10, 2015

Shortly after he was sworn in as Speaker of the House, Representative Paul D. Ryan, R., Wis., admitted to his colleagues: "The House is broken. We are not solving problems; we are adding to them. Neither the members nor the people are satisfied with how things are going."

Posted November 03, 2015

It made front-page headlines around the world when China's Communist Party announced the end of its notorious one-child policy. Imposed by Chinese dictator Deng Xiaoping in the late 1970s, the one-child limit has been ruthlessly enforced with forced abortion, infanticide, sterilization, and heavy fines on families that dared to have a second child.

Posted October 27, 2015

Although the Republican Congress has been unable to roll back big government in Washington, a more optimistic record is being built in states with Republican governments. One remarkable success story comes from Alabama, where a federal appeals court has given the green light to a new law that will dilute the power of the teachers union in that state.

Posted October 20, 2015

Many Americans are stocking up on treats for neighborhood children in scary costumes, but you may want to think twice before opening the door to strangers this Halloween. That same weekend, from October 30 to November 2, the Obama administration plans to release 6,000 felons from federal prison.

Posted October 13, 2015

A new form of gambling has suddenly appeared in America, and the outfits raking in the money claim that what they're doing is perfectly legal. In the last four years, two recently formed companies, DraftKings and FanDuel, have collected billions from the mostly young men who place bets on their smart phones on what's called fantasy football.

Posted October 06, 2015

The Republican establishment designed the process to deliver the 2016 presidential nomination to a business-friendly moderate who avoids so-called social issues. The consultants who rewrote the party rules after 2012 are now trying to explain to their patrons what went wrong and how to fix it.



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