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Sean Trende analyzes claims that Cantor was defeated because Democrats came into the primary to vote for Dave Brat.http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2014/06/13/did_crossover_democrats_doom_eric_cantor_122967.html
Phil Klein of the Washington Examiner points out that replacing Eric Cantor with Kevin McCarthy would mean ignoring the message of Cantor's defeat.http://washingtonexaminer.com/the-absurdity-of-electing-kevin-mccarthy-to-replace-eric-cantor-as-house-majority-leader/article/2549689 
The Washington Post notes that Dave Brat's victory was a defeat for the "crony capitalism" wing of the GOP.  Does this also signal trouble for Virginia's Big Business Senator Mark Warner in November?http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2014/06/10/why-cantors-loss-is-especially-bad-ne... Read More
This report is based on a FOX News story, but a similar story on CNN last night confirmed that US immigration officials are turning loose illegal aliens caught at the border.http://www.inquisitr.com/1291351/increase-in-illegal-immigration-by-families-you-wont-believe-why-more-are-coming-with-young-c... Read More
This Washington Post story correctly notes that Dave Brat's victory over Eric Cantor was the result of work by local tea party activists, even without the help of national organizations.  The Tea Party's great strength is, and always has been, at the local level.http://www.washingtonpost.com/po... Read More
Obama released five Taliban leaders despite being warned that at least four were likely to rejoin the war against US troops.http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/06/09/4-of-taliban-5-will-likely-fight-again-u-s-spies-say.html
A Pew Research Center Poll shows only 34% support Obama's release of five terrorists.http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2014/06/09/poll_43_percent_say_obama_erred_in_bergdahl_deal_122914.html
President Obama may claim that ObamaCare is a success, but a 55% of Americans think otherwise according to this FOX News poll (see page 15).http://www.foxnews.com/politics/interactive/2014/06/09/fox-news-poll-voters-regret-obamacare/
Richard Oppel of the New York Times reports that Obama's VA scandal, according to the Inspector General's report, is even worse than earlier reports.http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/10/us/va-audit-finds-long-waits-for-care-are-widespread.html
There has been a huge increase in children crossing the Mexican border without adults since Obama began implementing the DREAM Act for younger illegal aliens.  News reports have confirmed that Obama's actions have been understood as a promise that children will not be deported.  Although t... Read More

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