White House official on Obama earlier this year calling ISIS junior varsity

Jake Tapper CNN 8/8/2014

(CNN) – In January President Obama told The New Yorker magazine that ISIS, the militant group which has taken control of parts of western and northern Iraq, was like a junior varsity basketball team.

“The analogy we use around here sometimes, and I think is accurate, is if a jayvee team […]

Senators McCain, Whitehouse urge U.S. to sell Hanoi lethal weapons

Jim Kouri Law Enforcement Examiner 8/9/2014

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., during his visit to Vietnam’s capital city of Hanoi on Friday, is urging his colleagues in the U.S. Congress to vote to lift a ban on weapons sales to Vietnam, according to overseas news agencies.

While touring the nation that once held him captive as […]

USA Today Reporter: Border Crisis Obama’s ‘Katrina Moment’

The Washington Free Beacon 7/7/2014

USA Today reporter Susan Page called Obama’s decision not to visit the border during his trip to Texas “a Katrina moment.”

Several other panelists on MSNBC’s Daily Rundown expressed surprise that Obama has announced he will not visit the border, despite the growing crisis as migrant children flood the border.

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GOP senators press Obama on whereabouts during Benghazi attack

Susan Crabtree The Washington Examiner 5/2/2014

Sens. Lindsey Graham, John McCain and Kelly Ayotte are pressing the White House for more information about President Obama’s handling of the Benghazi attacks and his whereabouts as the deadly assaults on the U.S. compounds were unfolding.

The three GOP senators, the most vocal in the Senate on the […]

John McCain to host Hillary Clinton in Sedona, AZ; Rand Paul Endorses Susan Collins 'Wholeheartedly' in ME

Philip Rucker The Washington Post 4/24/2014

Since leaving the State Department last year, Hillary Rodham Clinton has racked upscores of accolades and appeared on many a big stage. Still, it might come as a surprise that a past Republican presidential nominee — specifically, the one who is among the loudest critics of Clinton’s handling of […]

GOP Leadership Plotting to Pass Amnesty in August; May Put AZ, TX in Play for Dems

Tony Lee Breitbart.com Big Government 27 Apr 2014

Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), the House GOP Conference Chair, said that amnesty legislation could come to the floor by August.

Her comments come after multiple House Republicans have ramped up support for amnesty legislation and discussed bills they plan to introduce in the coming months.

“I […]