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Rich Lowry: Chicago's shooting spree the heartbreaking case of 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton, shot to death shortly after performing at President Barack Obama's inauguration last year.Chicago saw its homicides soar from roughly 430 in 2011 to more than 500 in 2012, before...
Rich Lowry: The war on women comes to the Supreme Court that this constitutes the end of women's "health" as we know it. Press Secretary Josh Earnest said President Barack Obama "believes that women should make personal health care decisions for themselves, rather than their bosses deciding...
Bob Franken: Hillary: Yes or no?

...Joe." After Biden, it gets real thin, real fast.Of course, it's entirely possible that someone will pull a Barack Obama and suddenly explode onto the scene from obscurity, but at the moment, the entire focus is on "will she or won't...

...where Crossroads spent money were won by Democrats, and GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney failed to defeat President Barack Obama.In all, American Crossroads spent more than $116 million between Jan. 1, 2011, and Dec. 31, 2012. During the...
Bob Franken: Competence comeuppance

The Barack Obama presidency is in fundamental trouble. According to a new Fox News poll...the current occupant of the White House and leave an impression that Barack Obama is incompetent. The polls show that their strategy is working. Unfortunately...
Begich, Young split over Hobby Lobby decision

...decision that found that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.The Democrat says bosses "should not be able to prevent access to family planning and birth...
What others say: Students need better example for fiscal responsibility

...executive branch of government isn't doing much to set a better example.The most recent case in point was President Barack Obama's plan for helping college students struggling to repay their debt.Obama used his presumed executive authority to...

...reputational cost on Thailand's lucrative seafood and shrimp industries, for which America is a key market.President Barack Obama now has 90 days to determine whether to apply sanctions, which could include blocking various types of aid or withdrawing...

...But funding for the project remained a major obstacle.A significant hurdle was overcome two years ago when President Barack Obama signed into law a bill making safety barriers and nets eligible for federal funds.House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi...
Bob Franken: The ties that unbind

...S. is on a downward slide. The latest NBC News-Wall Street Journal poll shows 54 percent questioning President Barack Obama's very leadership ability. Perhaps he can take solace in the fact that Gallup shows that only 46 percent have confidence...


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