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The United States Army has charged Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl with desertion and "misbehavior before the enemy." Bergdahl allegedly abandoned his post in Afghanistan and was held captive by Taliban-aligned forces for nearly five years before the Obama administration...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Michael Warren | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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Bowe Bergdahl, the American soldier held captive in Afghanistan by Taliban-affiliated terrorists for nearly five years, will be charged with desertion. Bergdahl was returned to the United States last year in exchange for five Taliban commanders being...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Michael Warren | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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Sarah Ferris writes, at The Hill, that: Half of all households that received ObamaCare tax credits last year will likely owe money to the federal government, a new study found. Seems that: Nearly all families that received tax credits will either owe...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Geoffrey Norman | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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Since Politico, a politics-focused website and newspaper, launched its subscription-based news service Politico Pro in 2011, government agencies have increasingly turned to the service to keep abreast of the latest developments in their spheres of...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Jeryl Bier | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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Last week, to much fanfare, Glenn Beck declared that he was leaving the Republican party and becoming an independent. During a Tuesday night appearance on the O’Reilly Factor, Beck explained his decision thusly: They surrendered on the abortion bill,...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Jay Cost | Thursday, March 26, 2015
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Bloomberg reports that: Orders for durable goods unexpectedly dropped in February, a sign the slowdown in global growth may be weighing on American manufacturers.  “Slowdown” may be a charitable description of a decline of: … 1.4 percent after...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Geoffrey Norman | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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Charles Krauthammer articulated a major hurdle that Ted Cruz will face as he runs for the presidency: First term Senators, we already tried a first-term Senator. … Cruz talks about you have to walk the walk rather than just talk the talk. You have...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Jay Cost | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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Marco Rubio said that if President Obama inks a deal with Iran, he'd revoke it if he becomes president of the United States. He made the remarks in an interview with Hugh Hewitt: Here's a transcript, courtesy of Hugh Hewitt's staff: HH: Should we walk...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Daniel Halper | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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In an interview this evening on Fox News, State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki would not promise that Americans would get to see the details of a nuclear deal with Iran before it's "signed, sealed, delivered." Watch here: Fox host Greta Van Susteren...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Daniel Halper | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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Seems the answer, according to Gallup, is Not so much. Recent polling data shows that: The amount Americans worry about the various [environmental] threats tends to rise and recede in unison, with concern higher in the late 1980s and early 1990s during...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Geoffrey Norman | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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As Craig Whitlock of the Washington Post is reporting, after a hasty departure from Yemen: The Pentagon is unable to account for more than $500 million in U.S. military aid given to Yemen, amid fears that the weaponry, aircraft and equipment is at...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Geoffrey Norman | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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Almost two years ago, Tim Miller, the then executive director of the America Rising PAC, authored a letter to look into possible favoritism from Hillary Clinton's State Department epartment to longtime Clinton associate Terry McAuliffe. The letter, addressed...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Daniel Halper | Wednesday, March 25, 2015
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The Wall Street Journal editorial board greets the announcement of Ted Cruz’s presidential candidacy by taking the Texas senator to task for, of all things, being too much like President Obama.  The Journal notes that both men decided to launch a...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Jeffrey H. Anderson | Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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The A-10 may now have all the supporters it needs to stay operational.  As Stephen Losey of Air Force Times reports, Chuck Norris: … the martial artist, action movie star and international icon of absurdly competent manliness, on Sunday posted...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Geoffrey Norman | Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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THE WEEKLY STANDARD podcast with senior editor Andrew Ferguson on the 2016 field, his recent cover story on Bush, and how Jeb Bush and Ted Cruz are faring so far. This podcast can be downloaded here. Subscribe to THE WEEKLY STANDARD's iTunes podcast...
From: Weekly Standard | By: TWS Podcast | Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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Indystar.com reports: U.S. Sen. Dan Coats has decided not to run for reelection. “It has a lot to do with age,” he said in a phone conversation today. “If I served again and won I would be four months shy of 80 at the end of the term.” “You...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Daniel Halper | Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal released a statement Tuesday blasting President Obama as an "inept commander in chief. Jindal, who may run for the GOP nomination for president, criticized Obama's willingness to dismiss the Iranian supreme leader's "death...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Michael Warren | Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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A spokeswoman for former Florida governor Jeb Bush says the possible Republican presidential candidate "disagrees" with one of his foreign policy advisers who spoke at a left-wing anti-Israel group this week. James Baker, the former secretary of state...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Michael Warren | Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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Former Maryland governor Martin O'Malley sounds a populist note in a short new video that suggests the Democrat may be preparing for a presidential run. "Bonuses on Wall Street alone were twice what every American mom and dad working full-time at minimum...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Michael Warren | Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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A pair of statements about an hour apart on Monday by two top Obama administration officials give a clear if jarring look into the funhouse mirror that is current U.S. policy towards Iran and Israel. The two comments are recorded by CNN senior White...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Jeryl Bier | Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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Hillary Clinton is a fairly weak candidate for the presidency, in many ways: -She’s lost before, which is a bad omen. Many pols run a second time, but usually they lost the first time for a good reason. -She comes across as wooden and unnatural on...
From: Weekly Standard | By: Jay Cost | Tuesday, March 24, 2015
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