House votes to sue Obama over claims of presidential power

Ben Wolfgang and Stephen Dinan The Washington Times 7/30/2014

House Republicans voted Wednesday evening to authorize an unprecedented lawsuit against President Obama, escalating a separation of powers battle between Congress and the White House that is heavily tinged with election-year politics.

The 225-201 vote broke almost entirely along party lines, underscoring just how strained tensions […]

John Kerry. Bashar Assad. Then and Now. Oh, and the ‘Responsibility to Protect’ Doctrine.

The Awkward Photo John Kerry Doesn’t Want You to See

Chris Miles policymic 8/27/2013

 

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…In February 2009, before the proverbial Sh*t hit the proverbial fan, Kerry led a delegation to engage Syria. It was a “frank exchange” of ideas and talk about the possibility of peace in the […]