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By Rowan Scarborough - The Washington Times
President Obama’s brain trust on Afghanistan does not know how much the U.S. spends on the war each year or the American cost in lost lives on the battlefield.
By Andrew P. Napolitano
The conspiracy Edward Snowden revealed is vast:It involves former President George W. Bush, President Obama, their aides, a dozen or so members of Congress, federal judges, executives and technicians for American computer servers and telecommunications companies, and the thousands of NSA employees
Tea party groups and fiscal conservatives wasted no time Wednesday in savaging a bipartisan budget agreement negotiated between House Republicans and Senate Democrats, drawing an unusually angry response from House Speaker John A. Boehner, Ohio Republican.
By Tom Howell Jr. - The Washington Times
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The White House said Thursday it will extend for one month a program for Americans with preexisting medical conditions so they do not see a gap in their coverage when they attempt to sign up under Obamacare.
By David Sherfinski - The Washington Times
Rep. Tim Murphy, Pennsylvania Republican, unveiled legislation Thursday he says will help fix nation’s broken mental health system and empower families and individuals to get treatment for those who need it, as lawmakers grapple with possible legislative remedies to help stop gun-related violence.
We are not amused: Queen’s protection officers warned to keep ‘sticky fingers’ off the royal cashews
By Douglas Ernst - The Washington Times
You might protect Queen Elizabeth II, but that doesn’t mean you can eat her mixed nuts. That’s the message that was sent to royal protection officers when the she noticed a shortage of snacks on hand.
By Shaun Waterman - The Washington Times
More than 40 percent of top jobs at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security are either vacant or filled by acting staff not confirmed by the Senate, congressional investigators told lawmakers Thursday.
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