Articles By: Robert Romano

Are Anchor Babies Really American Citizens?

Are Anchor Babies Really American Citizens?

Ever since he announced his candidacy for president in June, Donald Trump has been setting the agenda for the rest of the field. And so, naturally, his call to bring an end to birthright citizenship for illegal immigrants was all anybody could talk about last week.

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Senator Corker Did It To Himself (and Us)

Senator Corker Did It To Himself (and Us)

In May, congress overwhelmingly adopted H.R. 1191, legislation by Corker — which gave Obama all of the authority he needed to lift sanctions against Iran’s nuclear program.

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Why the GOP Establishment Fears Trump

Why the GOP Establishment Fears Trump

Perhaps what the party’s establishment fears the most, then, is that either as a Republican or an Independent, Trump could actually win. And they can’t control him.

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Trumps Trump Card

Trumps Trump Card

What’s supposed to be a negative and an act of political suicide — refusing to rule out an independent run — turns out to be a net asset for Donald Trump. Trump is getting all the benefits of running as an independent, all the while leveraging the known Republican brand and the resources that come with running in the party’s primary.

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2006-2015: The Lost Economic Decade

2006-2015: The Lost Economic Decade

The years 2006 to 2015 will be the slowest period of economic growth since 1930 to 1939, which clocked in at an average annual 1.33 percent growth. Already 2006 to 2014 comes in at an anemic 1.29 percent.

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2015: The Year Congress Surrendered?

2015: The Year Congress Surrendered?

2015 may go down as the year that Congress gave up some of its most important legislative powers. Or, at least, the year it was confirmed that Congress’ powers are not what they used to be.

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Export-Import Bank Building, Washington D.C. (Source: Wikimedia Commons)

Why Did Republicans Keep Ex-Im Bank Alive?

All they had to do was nothing. To get rid of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, that is. Members of Congress needed to only let its charter expire on June 30, and then just let it stay expired.

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President Obama

GOP Moves Against Obama Race-Based HUD Rules

n July 2015, the Obama administration via the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) finalized a rule that will force local communities to build evenly distributed neighborhoods based on income and race.

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Wesley Clark Calls for New Internment Camps

Wesley Clark Calls for New Internment Camps

Retired 4-star general Wesley Clark on CNN, a one-time Democrat candidate for President of the United States, has called for World War II-style internment camps for radicalized Americans, including domestic Islamic terrorists.

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The Greek Bailout Will Fail, Again

The Greek Bailout Will Fail, Again

Greece finds itself in the same demographic decline — with the working age population slowdown coinciding with the economic downturn — that Japan, the rest of Europe, and even the U.S. finds itself in.

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