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Jeri Thompson
Jeri Thompson serves on the advisory board of SecureAmericaNow.org., a bipartisan foundation focused on national security issues, particularly in the Middle East.
by | Sep 21, 2012

One overlooked segment of the voting public that played a critical role in both the 2002 and 2004 election cycles was the so-called “Security Mom,” and it appears that this diverse group of women could again play a pivotal role…

by | Sep 12, 2012

The storming yesterday of the U.S. Embassy in Cairo, Egypt should not come as a surprise to those who have been following the increasingly volatile situation in that country, and as the radical Islamic organization, the Muslim Brotherhood, takes great…

by | Sep 15, 2010

The response by the Republican political establishment to the Christine O’Donnell victory over liberal Republican Mike Castle in Delaware has been an embarrassment. A strong, vocal woman upturned the political tables in Delaware, a state where both political parties have…

by | Apr 29, 2010

In thinking about the Charlie Crist situation, I think it’s important to remember that this man is willingly leaving a party and — more important — its principles, not because he claims to disagree with those principles, but for reasons of…

by | Mar 26, 2010

Given what has transpired over the past week, I think it’s important that we begin setting our sights not only on House members who betrayed our trust, but also the leadership that encouraged and enabled it. That’s why I’m jumping…

by | Feb 18, 2010

For the last year, we’ve watched all the hand-wringing from Republican insiders in Washington. Fresh off a whipping in 2008, they were all scared to take on the President in a campaign. “Attack Pelosi and Reid,” we heard so many…

by | Oct 15, 2009

So Democrats finally got a Republican to sign on to their health care bill that will saddle Americans taxpayers with more than $2.8 trillion in debt over the next 20 years. Don’t take my word for it. That’s the estimate…

by | Oct 2, 2009

While putting fresh newspaper in the birdcage this morning, I couldn’t help but notice the New York Times column from David Brooks, who takes a potshot at conservative radio hosts who boosted presidential candidates, including Fred Thompson. When not taste-tasting…

by | Sep 30, 2009

Reading this remarkably sane column in the L.A. Times, two thoughts struck me: First, given what we know about Roman Polanski’s abhorrent and deviant behavior, how is it the Obama Administration couldn’t find a role for him in their child…

by | Sep 18, 2009

Lost in Virginia Democrat gubernatorial candidate Creigh Deeds’ “not-ready-for-primetime” performance in his debate against Republican Bob McDonnell was the bigger news: ladies and gentlemen, we have our first Democrat candidate running away from Barack Obama faster than you can say,…

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