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Dee Dee Benkie is a frequent television commentator and a former aide in the Bush White House.
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Top Turkeys of 2014

Hard to believe that it’s that time of year again.  I imagine you’re traveling or prepping your turkey for the big day.  So what better way [...]

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Be American, Buy American, Wear American

With the holiday season fast approaching, here’s something to think about.  We live in the greatest country in the world. Thanksgiving is a special time to [...]

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Glorify Veterans Today—But Not by Wearing Old Glory

Thank you vets! Know that your service to our country which preserves our freedom and liberty is appreciated not just on Veterans Day but every day. [...]

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Memo from Monica

Monica Samuels practiced law for many years before dedicating herself full-time to writing and raising two sons. She is the co-author of Comeback Moms: How to Leave Work, Raise Children, and Restart Your Career Even if You Haven’t Had a Job in Years.

GOP Couldn’t Write Democrats’ Playbook Any Better

If Senator Chuck Schumer’s comments on the future of the Democrat Party yesterday at the National Press Club are any indication of the Democrats’ upcoming direction, [...]

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Keystone XL Pipeline Exposes Democrats’ Achilles Heel

Yesterday’s vote in the Senate leaving  passage of approval for the Keystone XL pipeline just one vote shy of success doesn’t mean much to anyone but [...]

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Obama’s “Stupid” Mess

We’ve now all heard and seen the string of videotapes starring MIT economist Jonathan Gruber where he smugly describes how the Obama administration tricked the American [...]

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