Obama’s Enemies of the State

by Jeff Swanson


First, let’s get this out there; all presidents have people they call enemies. It doesn’t matter which party. The party in the White House is a party pro tempore. Enemies are a fact of White House politics.

It’s what the president does with an enemy that matters. Continue reading

Leno: ‘Not Looking Good for Obama – Today His Teleprompter Took the Fifth’



Mona Charen: Obama thinks the law is irrelevant? | WashingtonExaminer.com


Obama thinks the law is irrelevant? | WashingtonExaminer.com.
by Mona Charen

If you Google “George W. Bush shredding the constitution,” you will get many millions of hits. The New York Times railed, “Ever since 9/11, we have watched Republican lawmakers help Mr. Bush shred the Constitution in the name of fighting terrorism.”

President Bush attempted to listen in on the international calls of suspected terrorists, he used waterboarding on exactly three terrorists, and he put detainees in Guantanamo. Continue reading →

Mark Tapscott: One dinner does not a Great Divider unmake | WashingtonExaminer.com


One dinner does not a Great Divider unmake | WashingtonExaminer.com
by Mark Tapscott

Tennessee’s Sen. Bob Corker — one of a dozen Republicans invited to break bread with President Obama this week — emerged from the dinner Wednesday evening describing the atmosphere and discussion as “sincere and open.”

That shouldn’t be newsworthy, but these aren’t normal times. Continue reading →

The State of the Union: If I Could Respond

by Jeff Swanson


While I think Marco Rubio did a fine job with the State of the Union response, I guess we all have our own version of what we’d say. If I’d been given that chance, what follows is my brief version:

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Taming a Crabby Obama

by Jeff Swanson


Not sure if anyone had noticed, President Obama has a thin skin. Seems he also lacks the ability to take ownership of, well, nearly anything. Except, of course, bin Laden is dead. You may not have heard that one. If not, welcome back from your roundtrip to Proxima Centauri.

The fact remains, our President just can’t seem to do what an adult should, act like one. Act like an adult. Yes, I am calling Mr. Obama childish. Continue reading

Obama Rejects Bipartisan Effort To End Medical Device Tax