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Mystery Explained: Why Obama Is Tongue-Tied on Foreign Policy

Stephen Sestanovich: Many watching President Obama’s speech Wednesday night will no doubt wonder: Why does a gifted speaker explain what he’s doing abroad so badly? Full News here – Washington Wire

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ABC’s John Karl: Obama Faces “Real Popularity Problems” On Foreign Policy

ABC White House correspondent John Karl reports on the latest about the ISIS crisis. Full News here – RealClearPolitics Video Log

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Obama Hosts Foreign Policy Experts, Laying Groundwork for Speech on ISIS

The president invited opinion makers to a dinner, where he spoke about his plans for confronting the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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“FOX News Sunday” Panel: Obama’s Foreign Policy, Confronting The ISIS Threat

George Will, Julie Pace, Brit Hume and Bob Woodward discuss. Full News here – RealClearPolitics Video Log

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David Brooks: “The Grand Canyon Was Formed Faster Than Our Policy In Syria”

DAVID BROOKS: If I could just build off that point, the marriage right now between domestic policy and foreign policy seems to me unusual in our lifetimes, that we have always faced threats, the Soviet Union, and this or that, but we did it as kind of a relative self "” democratic functionality and self-confidence. […]

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The Search of Policy Alternatives for a Central America in Conflict and Crisis

The media spotlight has all but moved on from the recently white-hot humanitarian crisis on the Southern U.S. border involving upwards of 60,000 child refugees from Central America. Sadly, the region has faded from the headlines, but the conditions on the ground that force families from their homes persist. Our Human Rights Office in San […]

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Elizabeth Warren, Paul Krugman Discuss Economic Policy At CUNY

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Paul Krugman, economist and columnist for The New York Times and Distinguished Scholar at the Luxembourg Income Study Center, at the Graduate Center, CUNY (City University of New York), engage in a discussion of public policy, economics and the middle class. Moderator: Janet Gornick, Director of the Luxembourg Income Study […]

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How Politics and Policy Could Accelerate Health Spending

Chris Jacobs: Decisions by the administration and Congress could accelerate health care spending over the next decade. Full News here – Washington Wire

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The Collapse of Obama’s Foreign Policy

Rich Lowry, PoliticoWhat this means, he hasn’t spelled out in great specificity. Presumably fewer beheadings. A slower pace of Western recruiting. Fewer genocidal threats against embattled minorities. A downgrading of the caliphate to a mini-state, or merely a large swath of territory in Syria and Iraq. Full News here – RealClearPolitics – Homepage

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Moms’ Group Calls Out Kroger’s Gun Policy In Unprecedented New Ad Campaign

The moms are taking the gun control fight to Kroger’s backyard. On Thursday, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, a gun control group backed by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s considerable financial resources, will blanket half a dozen newspapers with ads meant to pressure the grocery giant to stop allowing customers […]

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