Obama doubles down on U.S. troops in Iraq

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_1284835" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Peshmerga fighters to get U.S. help[/caption] WASHINGTON – President Obama has authorized the Defense Department to send an additional 1,500 troops to Iraq, which more…

Defiant Obama vows to bypass Congress

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON  –  The day after a massive midterm defeat that gave the GOP control over both houses of Congress, President Obama struck a conciliatory tone, but the content more…

GOP keeps control of the House

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_322843" align="aligncenter" width="596"] House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., looking at big loss[/caption] WASHINGTON – The GOP has easily retained control of the House of Representatives and more…

Dems face possible 'House' of Horrors

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_1379235" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Democrats' House of Horrors?[/caption] WASHINGTON – While most of the media have been mesmerized by the Senate race in this year's midterm election, it more…

Flood of Democrats unleashes against Obama

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – The criticisms are stinging rebukes, the sort of partisan jabs and vitriol typically heard before a crucial election. The following quotes sound like what one would more…

Democrats whip out surprise strategy to win

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – The conventional wisdom espoused by the mainstream media is Democrats polling poorly in this year's midterm elections are distancing themselves from President Obama, a sentiment captured more…

Congress hands Obama keys to Iran nuke deal

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – The Obama administration is reportedly making feverish attempts to strike what critics consider a potentially disastrous nuclear agreement with Iran, and Congress not only may be more…

Republican under 24/7 guard after ISIS threat

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_344975" align="aligncenter" width="596"] U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn.[/caption] WASHINGTON – The danger posed by ISIS to Americans has come to the homeland for Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., more…