DeMint: Law Of Sea Treaty Dead

Enough Republicans oppose the Law of the Sea Treaty backed by the Obama administration to prevent the measure from winning ratification in the U.S. Senate this year, according to Senator Jim DeMint. Four additional senators now say they oppose the treaty, bringing the number of opponents to […]

McConnell Prepares to Betray Tea Party, Aid Obama’s Debt Ceiling Power Grab

Ben Johnson, The White House Watch

Watch the latest video at (Presidential historian Doug Wead says, if Obama raises the debt limit on his own, he is “absolutely” impeachable.)

Even as freshman Congressmen passed the Cut, Cap, and Balance proposal last night, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell quietly planned to sell them out. Insiders […]

The GOP Alternative: Dither or Cave?

Michael Oberndorf,

How did it come about that Congress got so overloaded with Republicans who want to bend over backwards to accommodate a “president” who hates America and tramples on the Constitution on a daily basis? It appears they are going to allow the debt ceiling to be raised with only minor cuts […]

Boehner Wimps Out on Libya

Ben Johnson, The White House Watch

The moment would be surreal were it not so reminiscent: An arrogant Democratic president had committed an impeachable offense, lied to the American people, and dared Congress to do anything about it. Incensed congressmen of both parties asked, negotiated, and threatened until they realized they had no alternative but […]

King Obama Tramples the Law, Continues Libyan War by Decree

Ben Johnson,

In his official notice to Congress that he had unilaterally sent American soldiers into the Libyan war kinetic action, Barack Obama wrote, “I am providing this report as part of my efforts to keep the Congress fully informed, consistent with the War Powers Resolution.” Today, he decided the War Powers Resolution […]