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Ben Bullard Reconciling the concept of individual sovereignty with conscientious participation in the modern American political process is a continuing preoccupation for staff writer Ben Bullard. A former community newspaper writer, Bullard has closely observed the manner in which well-meaning small-town politicians and policy makers often accept, unthinkingly, their increasingly marginal role in shaping the quality of their own lives, as well as those of the people whom they serve. He argues that American public policy is plagued by inscrutable and corrupt motives on a national scale, a fundamental problem which individuals, families and communities must strive to solve. This, he argues, can be achieved only as Americans rediscover the principal role each citizen plays in enriching the welfare of our Republic. Email this author.


Rick Perry’s Texas Economy Racks Up Another Pro-Business Award

Rick Perry’s Texas Economy Racks Up Another Pro-Business Award

The State of Texas picked up yet another accolade for its business-friendly regulatory climate, topping Site Selection magazine’s annual ranking of States that have landed the most commercial projects for the second year in a row.

Obama Reveals Ambitious Budget Plan; Blames Republicans That It’s Not More Ambitious

Obama Reveals Ambitious Budget Plan; Blames Republicans That It’s Not More Ambitious

President Barack Obama unveiled a $3.9 trillion spending proposal for the 2015 fiscal year Tuesday, calling on Congress to approve $56 billion in new “stimulus” spending in excess of Congressionally set limits, while blaming resistance from Republican lawmakers for not aiming even higher.

CPAC Organizers Make Statement With Boehner Snub

We expect to encounter any number of conservatives, libertarians, Tea Partiers and, yes, a few token RINOs invited to speak at this year’s CPAC conference, which we’ll be covering from the floor of the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Md. But one person we know we won’t be running into is House […]

Oregon Accidentally Enrolls Thousands Of Illegal Aliens In Obamacare

Oregon Accidentally Enrolls Thousands Of Illegal Aliens In Obamacare

Reportedly, Cover Oregon accidentally enrolled nearly 4,000 illegal immigrants in full-fledged health insurance coverage thanks to a “goof,” just one of many problems that have plagued a glitch-riddled, unpopular, bloated and ineffectual mess of a website.

Ready For More Boehner? Boehner Is

Ready For More Boehner? Boehner Is

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said Monday he fully intends to be Speaker of the House again when the dust has settled after the 2014 midterm elections. In fact, he’s all but certain of it.

Counting Down Obama’s Worst Executive Actions

Last week, The Heritage Foundation put together a handy list of President Barack Obama’s most flagrant abuses of his pen and his phone. Arguing that Obama has willfully set aside the Constitutional separation of powers in order to accomplish agenda items actions in unprecedentedly ambitious ways, Heritage starts at the bottom with the DOJ’s refusal, […]

Appeals Court Upholds School Ban On Wearing American Flag Clothing

Appeals Court Upholds School Ban On Wearing American Flag Clothing

An appeals court has ruled that a school district in a central California community was right to ban a trio of students in 2010 from wearing T-shirts that feature the American flag.

Obamacare: You Can Get In, But Can You Get Out?

Obamacare: You Can Get In, But Can You Get Out?

What happens if you enroll in Obamacare and then decide somewhere down the road that you want out? It’s early days, but here’s one Florida man’s anecdote — and it’s not encouraging.

What Do You Think About Rand Paul’s Calculated Political Compromises?

What Do You Think About Rand Paul’s Calculated Political Compromises?

No one can be elected President of the United States without compromising his ideals at various points along the pathway leading to the White House. How much compromise will conservatives tolerate?

Lerner Won’t Back Down From Immunity Deal; What Does She Know?

Lerner Won’t Back Down From Immunity Deal; What Does She Know?

Lois Lerner still refuses to testify about the Internal Revenue Service discrimination scandal unless ordered to do so by a judge — or unless she’s granted immunity from any prosecution her testimony might otherwise elicit.

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