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President Obama will fly to Texas for a jobs bill rally and two Dallas fundraisers, and then hit up St. Louis for two more fundraisers on the way back (Politico)
New poll: Herman Cain tied with Rick Perry behind Mitt Romney in GOP field (Washington Post)
New emails reveal greater White House knowledge of Solyndra’s risks (New York Times)
Apple will launch the iPhone5 today (Chicago Tribune)
The GAO will present evidence in the Senate today that Medicare is subsidizing prescription drug abuse (New York Times)
Obama: Americans not better off than four years ago:
On the main site:
Capable of Honor: Fox at 15 by Jeffrey Lord: The network that saved honest journalism celebrates triumph over liberal media.
Warmists Think We’re Stupid, by Ross Kaminsky: But they’re not so hot themselves, as a Reason Foundation study delicately points out.
What the Heck, Let’s Tax the Rich, by Green Lantern: It will mean taxing New York and California — and exposing the president’s bicoastal, parasitical elite.
Confronting Injustice, by Quin Hillyer: In his new book, available today, J. Christian Adams chronicles lawlessness in the Obama machine.
Pledge Allegiance, by Grover G. Norquist: Thanks to the Taxpayer Protection Pledge, “taxes are off the table” — and the president can’t stand it.
Pakistan and China: Strengthening Ties, by Aymenn Jawad Al-Tamimi: Pakistan and China are bonding over a common enemy: the United States.
Nine Reasons Why Republicans Ought to Nominate Herman Cain, by Aaron Goldstein: As a mathematician he would teach the incumbent a thing or two about “simple math.”
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?