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April 30, 2010Red Light . . . Green Light
April 30, 2010Go West Old Man...
April 30, 2010'Leaks are always bad news.'
April 30, 2010'I do think, at a certain point you've made enough money:' Obama
April 30, 2010How much is too much, Barry?
April 30, 2010Iraqi Chutzpah
April 30, 2010Arizona says Adios to 'Ethnic Studies'
April 30, 2010UN elects Iran - yes, Iran - to seat on Women's Rights Commission
April 30, 2010DOJ Subpoenas NYT's Risen re CIA Leaks
April 30, 2010Obama pushing to exempt Russia, China from Iran sanctions
April 30, 2010Graph of the Day for April 30, 2010
April 30, 2010Sticks and stones
April 30, 2010Financial Reform: Symptoms vs. Root Cause
April 30, 2010Crist before country
April 30, 2010Mojave Cross barely survives
April 30, 2010Space Wars: Circa 1959 to 2010
April 30, 2010Obama's stealth attack on our legal foundations
April 30, 2010Into the Volcano; Gov. Bill Richardson named one of America's worst
April 30, 2010Crist can't take conservative heat; bails on GOP in Florida
April 29, 2010The facts on illegal immigration
April 29, 2010Telling the truth about abortion in Oklahoma
April 29, 2010Louis Brandeis must be turning over in his grave
April 29, 2010Obama denies individual assistance for CT storm victims
April 29, 2010Fiddling While Madrid Burns
April 29, 2010Obama's Politicized Justice Department
April 29, 2010Dems dealing from a weak hand on insurance mandate
April 29, 2010UN rejects request to remove Israeli organ stealing libel
April 29, 2010Al Gore's growing carbon footprint
April 29, 2010Graph of the Day for April 29, 2010
April 29, 2010Our borders are broken windows
April 29, 2010'Press two for Yiddish'
April 29, 2010Greece, Portugal and Spain: It's Welfare Statism, Stupid
April 29, 2010Iceland's volcanic eruption punishment for infidels
April 29, 2010Court orders University of Wyoming to allow Bill Ayers to speak
April 29, 2010Show us your papers (San Francisco-style)
April 28, 2010Congress Creating California Dust Bowl
April 28, 2010Is Arizona Racist?
April 28, 2010Refried Bean Swastika
April 28, 2010More Fannie Mae Hijinks Exposed
April 28, 2010Hawking sides with aliens over humans
April 28, 2010Sharpton and his crew descend on Arizona
April 28, 2010Graph of the Day for April 28, 2010
April 28, 2010DC vs. America on taxes
April 28, 2010Happy Anniversary Arlen Specter!
April 28, 201064 government housing programs can't be wrong
April 28, 2010What caused the offshore oil platform to explode?
April 28, 2010Bart Simpson stands up for free speech
April 28, 2010As usual, government knows best
April 28, 2010Majority of AZ Latinos support immigration bill - Rasmussen
April 28, 2010Dems putting regulatory cart before legislative horse on FinReg
April 27, 2010Communist spies reported to be spilling their guts
April 27, 2010Larrey Anderson, Jazz Shaw, Stephen Green on Moran's show
April 27, 2010Report: Save the Whales and They'll Save Us from Global Warming
April 27, 2010Whole lotta shakin' goin' on
April 27, 2010China Asserts Its Naval Ambitions
April 27, 2010What the open borders crowd really thinks
April 27, 2010America's enemies testing our resolve
April 27, 2010Obama and the Anti-Semites
April 27, 2010Graph of the Day for April 27, 2010
April 27, 2010Steele's latest goof
April 27, 2010Remember November
April 27, 2010Revisiting a visionary's caveat from 2008
April 27, 2010Equal treatment vs. equal results.
April 27, 2010Our 'Insulter-in-Chief' about to go into overdrive
April 27, 2010Obama's message to voters: White Males Need Not Vote Democrat in 2010
April 27, 2010Bob Bennett Re-nomination for Utah Senate Seat in Trouble
April 27, 2010National Guard headed soon to the streets of Chicago?
April 26, 2010Arizona just doing the job the Feds refuse to do
April 26, 2010A Government Worker Takedown from an Unexpected Source
April 26, 2010NY Times Blind to Palestinian Opposition
April 26, 2010The Great Phony Volcano Ash Scare and Global Warming
April 26, 2010The man who promised a new era of bipartisanship just killed the bipartisan bank deal
April 26, 2010A Hero's Repose
April 26, 2010The Next Woman on the Left's Hate List
April 26, 2010Obama breaks another promise
April 26, 2010Graph of the Day for April 26, 2010
April 26, 2010How are those lower health insurance rates you promised working out for you, Barry?
April 26, 2010Iran strikes uranium deal with Zimbabwe
April 26, 2010The Obama's 'Middle Class' trip to Asheville
April 26, 2010Subpoena for Ft.Hood terrorist attack
April 26, 2010The Constitution as a 'living document'
April 26, 2010Today is 'Draw Mohammed Day'
April 26, 2010Scientist Stephen Hawking thinks we should be rude to space aliens
April 25, 2010Obama denies NYT report, but paper refuses to acknowledge
April 25, 2010Tea partiers not the cream in their coffee (updated)
April 25, 2010ADL is speaking against Obama? Which Day Was That?
April 25, 2010Our national debt; 'A deficit of will'
April 25, 2010Henry Louis Gates and reparations for slavery
April 25, 2010GM: We still own it
April 25, 2010Dems seek to gut Citizens United SCOTUS decision
April 25, 2010Stephen Walt on 'dual loyalties' and keeping Jews out of foreign policy jobs
April 25, 2010Obama administration continues its war on free enterprise
April 25, 2010Graph of the Day for April 25, 2010
April 25, 2010The secret China doesn't want the world to know
April 25, 2010Just what the US Senate needs
April 24, 2010Some thoughts on Earth Day looking into the rearview mirror
April 24, 2010Murdoch aims for the New York Times' jugular
April 24, 2010Deconstructing WaPo poison pills reporting on Israel
April 24, 2010The do-as-I-say (not as I do) duo
April 24, 2010Next Brit PM an Israel-basher?
April 24, 2010Arizona's immigration law too tough? Not if you live there.
April 24, 2010Will Giannoulias be forced to withdraw from IL senate race?
April 24, 2010They said it: Dems who went out on a limb for Obamacare deficit reduction
April 24, 2010The voter fraud agenda
April 24, 2010New hit song in South Africa: 'Kill the Boer, Kill the Farmer !'
April 24, 2010Graph of the Day for April 24, 2010
April 24, 2010In South Park controversy; Islam - 1, Free Speech - 0
April 24, 2010Navy SEAL aquitted in Iraqi beating case (Updated)
April 23, 2010Time to put Holder and Perrelli under oath in Black Panther whitewash
April 23, 2010They're laughing at Obama overseas
April 23, 2010Dr. Ivins Not responsible for Anthrax Attacks
April 23, 2010The Baehr Essentials
April 23, 2010Chinese to open 'Club Obama'
April 23, 2010Obama backtracking from muscling Israel?
April 23, 2010More than meets the eye to GM payback story (Updated)
April 23, 2010Illinois unions rally for higher taxes
April 23, 2010The time of testing is coming for Obama
April 23, 2010Reuters: Everything Bad is Caused by Global Warming
April 23, 2010Graph of the Day for April 23, 2010
April 23, 2010South Park creators threatened with death
April 23, 2010A tale of two cities - Public Sector union follies
April 23, 2010Non-profits running wild, and making big bucks
April 23, 2010Stop the Bus I want to get off!
April 23, 2010Obama's polarizing rhetoric
April 22, 2010Blagojevich Trial Nears: Can Obama Be Implicated?
April 22, 2010Union head threatens legislators
April 22, 2010Corporate cronyism or gangster government? You decide
April 22, 2010Has anyone ever talked to the 'spitter'?
April 22, 2010A vexatious question
April 22, 2010Business as usual with Syria despite Scud transfers to Hezb'allah
April 22, 2010How bad can it get for Democrats? Example #5,671
April 22, 2010Graph of the Day for April 22, 2010
April 22, 2010A lesson in obscurity - or the lack - on new $100 bill
April 22, 2010The administration's addiction to power
April 22, 2010Save the earth! Tax volcanoes
April 22, 2010South Korea believes North Korea torpedoed its ship
April 22, 2010Another 'Name that Party' AP story
April 22, 2010Why a strong Israel is essential for our national security
April 22, 2010MSNBC's Deutsch booted for criticizing Olby
April 21, 2010Camp OFA
April 21, 2010The astonishing reach of the Iranian military
April 21, 2010Great News: RNC spends $340,000 on Hawaii junket for staff
April 21, 2010Obama's non-policy on Iran is obscene
April 21, 2010Is the Goldman-Sachs scandal manufactured? (updated)
April 21, 2010White House tries to co-opt press corps
April 21, 2010Fat Heads
April 21, 2010The Amazing Disappearance of Winter due to Global Warming
April 21, 2010Ohio Homeland Security officials falsify credentials, cozy up to Islamic radicals
April 21, 2010Graph of the Day for April 21, 2010
April 21, 2010Gangster government: The continuing series
April 21, 2010China and Iran not intimidated
April 20, 2010Who let the dogs out?
April 20, 2010Less Free Speech for the Free Market On Its Way
April 20, 2010Rich Baehr, Fausta Wertz, and Charlie Martin on Moran's show
April 20, 2010Mr. Dees, meet Mr. Bialystock
April 20, 2010Silent signals
April 20, 2010Traveling is a human right?
April 20, 2010Obama heckled by gays at Boxer fundraiser
April 20, 2010'The Beholden State'
April 20, 2010Latest IDB/TIPP poll reveals issues and voters swinging to GOP
April 20, 2010Graph of the Day for April 20, 2010
April 20, 2010'Anarchy plus a Constable'
April 20, 2010Humble, pragmatic, Obama? Not.
April 20, 2010The Walrus and Mr. Clinton
April 20, 2010Mark Twain scores again
April 19, 2010The Clinton-Llorens Tegucigalpa Tango Siniestra
April 19, 2010Government Motors and Detroit Churches
April 19, 2010The Baehr Essentials
April 19, 2010Obama Education Reform Rhetoric
April 19, 2010San Francisco Tea Party Out-Alinskys the Left
April 19, 2010A'jad gives Obama the high sign
April 19, 2010Hillary Clinton Drops 'Secure' Borders For Israel From Independence Day Message To Jewish State
April 19, 2010Graph of the Day for April 19, 2010
April 19, 2010Israel as a Security Asset for the United States
April 19, 2010Pelosi cheers on new ambassador to Hungary - her husband's crony
April 19, 2010The Solar Power Scam
April 19, 2010Al Gore and the Greenies Sell Out to Big Chemical
April 19, 2010Sure the economy is recovering; I heard it on MSNBC
April 19, 2010Trust in government falls among Americans
April 19, 2010Obama's 'peace' plan
April 19, 2010Will Senator Brown vote for finanical reform?
April 19, 2010Obama's nuclear delusions
April 18, 2010GWO?
April 18, 2010The Obama leadership vacuum
April 18, 2010Barry and the Pirates
April 18, 2010War in Middle East by Summer: Jordan's King
April 18, 2010It's just not cricket
April 18, 2010Fight al-Qaeda with ridicule?
April 18, 2010All that census advertising has led to lower rate of return
April 18, 2010Gates: No plan for a nuclear Iran
April 18, 2010Graph of the Day for April 18, 2010
April 18, 2010Heading for another mortgage meltdown?
April 18, 2010The case against AGW: Pluto's atmosphere
April 18, 2010Just who is playing the race card?
April 17, 2010Willy's words
April 17, 2010Obama's numbers sinking again
April 17, 2010Is the Iran bloc arming for war?
April 17, 2010The 'Thank Obama Brigade'
April 17, 2010Iceland's Volcano May Affect Economy, Weather, Health Worldwide
April 17, 2010Ron Paul, Obama even in polls.
April 17, 2010Iceland's Volcano May Affect Economy, Weather, Health Worldwide
April 17, 2010China's military buildup: What, me worry?
April 17, 2010Graph of the Day for April 17, 2010
April 17, 2010A country of 'third rails'
April 17, 2010National Day of Prayer declared unconstitutional
April 17, 2010'We interrupt your vacation fun for this important announcement...'
April 17, 2010Trailing Rubio badly, Crist mulls independent bid
April 16, 2010Professor removed for tough grading
April 16, 2010Big mouth liberal promise to 'crash the party' fizzles ignominiously
April 16, 2010'For Jerusalem'
April 16, 2010Oh, for a one handed economist
April 16, 2010Ballad of the Tea Party
April 16, 2010One sided START treaty
April 16, 2010SEC files charges against former car czar's company
April 16, 2010Spreading the money around?
April 16, 2010Graph of the Day for April 16, 2010
April 16, 2010Obama 'amused' by massive nationwide protests against him
April 16, 2010Some suggestions on what the tea party movement should do next
April 16, 2010A conservative challenger in Michigan to a GOP congressman
April 15, 2010A Turn for the Worse for Israel
April 15, 2010Acting stupidly in Cambridge
April 15, 2010Obama: America is a dominant military power 'whether we like it or not'
April 15, 2010Jobless claims jump - unexpectedly, of course
April 15, 2010No representation without taxation!
April 15, 2010Maliki appears close to forming governing coalition in Iraq
April 15, 2010Cheap energy and genetic engineering
April 15, 2010Hysteria over radiation release in India par for the course
April 15, 2010Graph of the Day for April 15, 2010
April 15, 2010Blagojevich: A greedy, power hungry jerk
April 15, 2010Subverting the Subversives
April 14, 2010Obama snubs Georgia at nuke talks, lectures Harper
April 14, 2010'You're Racist, Sexist, Anti-Gay! Tea Party Bigots Go Away!'
April 14, 2010Is the CIA working with the NYT to harm our troops in Afghanistan?
April 14, 2010More NYT Middle East bias
April 14, 2010Obama declares his nuclear summit a 'success'
April 14, 2010FLOTUS tries to motivate Mexico
April 14, 2010A political beating in New Orleans?
April 14, 2010More proof that talking with our enemies really, really, really works
April 14, 2010Dems may not pass a federal budget this year
April 14, 2010Will America's youth wake up to the reality of Obama?
April 14, 2010Argentina grabs private pension funds
April 14, 2010Obama's adolescent nuclear 'dream world'
April 14, 2010Graph of the Day for April 14, 2010
April 14, 2010The MAD nuclear doctrine will not work with Iran
April 14, 2010UN Climate battle resumes
April 13, 2010Lt. Col Lakin: another voice
April 13, 2010Dept of Justice Appeals Injunction Preventing Cut Off of Funds to Acorn
April 13, 2010Stacy McCain, Jazz Shaw, Dan Riehl, and Monica Showalter on Moran's show
April 13, 2010A $400 million 'modest investment'
April 13, 2010Dirty bomb danger revealed in India
April 13, 2010Remnick Disses Andersen for Using Unnamed Sources
April 13, 2010Ooops! Congress loses health care plan under Obamacare?
April 13, 2010Stanley Dunham's FBI file reportedly destroyed
April 13, 2010Lt. Col. Lakin to face court martial
April 13, 2010The twilight of the Mubarak regime
April 13, 2010About that "no new nukes' pledge by Obama...
April 13, 2010No surprise: MRC calls out media for coverage of tea partiers
April 13, 2010Unionized States of America: Another big union payoff by Obama
April 13, 2010Buh-bye Andy: SEIU's Stern to step down
April 13, 2010Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac not included in financial reform legislation
April 13, 2010Graph of the Day for April 13, 2010
April 13, 2010The 'Dissociative Shift Principle'
April 13, 2010Reagan and Obama; a difference of epic proportions
April 12, 2010Calling Out David Remnick
April 12, 2010The Baehr Essentials
April 12, 2010Time for John Lewis To Man Up
April 12, 2010Correction
April 12, 2010Tea Parties targeted by the Dems' Alinsky Attack Machine
April 12, 2010'Welcome to Peak Oil' - US military's glum energy outlook
April 12, 2010EU rides to the rescue of Greece
April 12, 2010Obama's upside down foreign policy in Kyrgyzstan
April 12, 2010A report on the Southern Republican Leadership Conference
April 12, 2010Graph of the Day for April 12, 2010
April 12, 2010Health insurance mandates vs. Auto liability requirements - a false analogy
April 12, 2010Life after Obama
April 12, 2010A personal tea party tax plan
April 12, 2010Blind, double amputee Marine re-ups
April 12, 2010The empty suit president
April 11, 2010Not letting libs get away with it anymore
April 11, 2010Ron Paul sees only one tree in the socialism forest
April 11, 2010Paradox in Tax Poll
April 11, 2010New NBA Owner Has Ties To Mugabe
April 11, 2010Look For The Union Libel
April 11, 2010Tea Party Express III: Vital Voice of We The People
April 11, 2010WaPo ombudsman calls for 'spittlegate' investigative reporting
April 11, 2010Graph of the Day for April 11, 2010
April 10, 2010White House says visas for Israeli scientists not denied
April 10, 2010Political arson in Flint, MI?
April 10, 2010Tea Parties targeted for infiltration
April 10, 2010Would Lincoln be a Republican today? Let's ask him!
April 10, 2010Steyn on Thought Police
April 10, 2010Happy Tax Freedom Day
April 10, 2010America's surrender of space
April 10, 2010The Democratic Party and the Sin of Slavery
April 10, 2010Correction
April 10, 2010Graph of the Day for April 10, 2010
April 9, 2010Does it bother anyone that this person is the Deputy National Security Adviser?
April 9, 2010WaPo, NYT spike coverage of Obama Admin Denunciation of Abbas, Palestinian Authority
April 9, 2010Sarah Palin, Boston Common, April 14
April 9, 2010What kind of nation have we become?
April 9, 2010ObamaCare Dominoes Falling
April 9, 2010Nancy and Harry want you to choose the best candy bar
April 9, 2010Stupak won't run for re-election - Politico
April 9, 2010Coburn bashes Fox, praises Pelosi
April 9, 2010A jury of his peers
April 9, 2010Chicago charter school shows the way to reform
April 9, 2010Graph of the Day for April 9, 2010
April 9, 2010The Outrage: Acceptance of Palestinian Authority Incitement
April 9, 2010Onerous New DOE Regulations Headed Our Way
April 9, 2010It's all about the Oil
April 9, 2010Modine Inspires Prague
April 8, 2010Hillary's Disproportionate Response
April 8, 2010Recycling the hockey stick graph
April 8, 2010The Suicidal Insurance Industry
April 8, 2010NYT Fibbing about Bibi
April 8, 2010Cow Flatulence Cleared of AGW
April 8, 2010The Tea Party Express III rolls along on schedule to D.C.
April 8, 2010China thinks it has the winning hand
April 8, 2010Obama and Medvedev sign disarmament treaty
April 8, 2010Some in MSM Cry Uncle
April 8, 2010ESPN: NBA Player Important Because He's 'Hispanic'
April 8, 2010US Refuses Visas to all Israeli Nuclear Scientists
April 8, 2010Graph of the Day for April 8, 2010
April 8, 2010Obamacare great news for Indian outsourcing companies
April 8, 2010The Current Political Condition is Unstable
April 7, 2010NYT Hails Palestinian Switch to Terrorism-Lite
April 7, 2010More feminist nonsense from Duke
April 7, 2010The Baehr Essentials
April 7, 2010Racist Hate Mail Attacks Tea Party Express
April 7, 2010Obama's credibility crisis
April 7, 2010An Islamofascist Reading List for President Obama
April 7, 2010Obama and the Guerilla Billboards
April 7, 2010Graph of the Day for April 7, 2010
April 7, 2010Dan Quayle's words of wisdom to the tea party movement
April 7, 2010Obama to propose new Middle East peace plan
April 7, 2010Public favors energy production over environment for the first time
April 7, 2010Embrace the label - 'The Party of No'
April 7, 2010A Sanction Against Iran That Might Work
April 7, 2010Is Obama Making the MSM Obsolete?
April 7, 2010GOP prospects in the senate continue to brighten
April 7, 2010Obama's ball tossing a metaphor for his presidency
April 7, 2010Putin-Chavez partnership in oil and weapons forged
April 7, 2010Fanning the Flames of Poppycock
April 6, 2010AT's Rich Baehr and Larrey Anderson, Stephen Green on Moran's show
April 6, 2010Six scary words: 'And not a moment too soon'
April 6, 2010Obama's national security giveaway
April 6, 2010A real 'outing' of a CIA Operative by Obama administration
April 6, 2010NYT Bemoans Scrutiny of Israel-Bashing Groups
April 6, 2010Tend to Your Seeds, Mr. President
April 6, 2010Nyet to 'Net Neutrality'
April 6, 2010Elian Gonzalez 10 years later
April 6, 2010Obama to set 'good example' with new nuke strategy
April 6, 2010ObamaCare Dominoes Begin to Fall
April 6, 2010Who are the Socialists in America?
April 6, 2010Our fatalistic Iran policy
April 6, 2010Graph of the Day for April 6, 2010
April 6, 2010Obama still can't throw
April 6, 2010The Hippocratic Oath is pro-life
April 6, 2010Who's playing the race card?
April 5, 2010Frum's Folly
April 5, 2010New York Times punked again
April 5, 2010It's Baseball Season!
April 5, 2010Something's Rotten in Caracas
April 5, 2010Graph of the Day for April 5, 2010
April 5, 2010What Obamacare will cost doctors
April 5, 2010The Democrats' Risky Business
April 5, 2010The bogus 'Doc Fix' the Dems' Achilles heel
April 5, 2010California state universities' financial shenanigans
April 5, 2010Distractions used to hide Obamacare's failures
April 5, 2010Dr. Cassell and the shot heard around America
April 5, 2010Obama's reverse Midas touch
April 5, 2010Canada's struggle with health care wait times a harbinger for the US
April 5, 2010Congressman responds to himself
April 5, 2010Wolves and more Wolves (With a Hint of Hypocrisy)
April 5, 2010When Wolves Attack
April 4, 2010Another view of the Iraq election
April 4, 2010Graph of the Day for April 4, 2010
April 4, 2010Bonnie and Clyde's propaganda coup
April 4, 2010No escaping the facts; Obama will accept a nuclear Iran
April 4, 2010Follow the money
April 4, 2010Amnesty International endorses 'defensive jihad'
April 4, 2010Why can't we find a Climategate summary like this in US Media
April 4, 2010Great People on Tea Party Express
April 4, 2010Doctor who posted controversial sign a victim of intolerance
April 4, 2010Obama's narcissism knows no bounds
April 4, 2010Life, Liberty and the pursuit of control
April 4, 2010Obama's insincerity in raising the level of debate
April 3, 2010WaPo Exculpates Hamas in Terror Attacks From Gaza
April 3, 2010Cleaver changes his 'I was spit on' story
April 3, 2010When liberals rant
April 3, 2010Despite hype, unemployment news is grim
April 3, 2010Dumb Dems to be Drummed Out
April 3, 2010Graph of the Day for April 3, 2010
April 3, 2010Chinese enabling Iran nuke program?
April 3, 2010Obamacare preview: Massachusetts rejects premium hikes
April 3, 2010Why does Obama disrespect our allies?
April 3, 2010'Should America Bid Farewell to Exceptional Freedom?'
April 3, 2010Support for Obamacare still tanking
April 3, 2010Henry Waxman's latest show trial
April 2, 2010Bureau Of Labor Statistics Dance of the Seven Veils
April 2, 2010Black Dem Race Exploiters Trash Tea Party
April 2, 2010Chicago faces union work rule dilemma
April 2, 2010Mandate's constitutionality the key
April 2, 2010New conservative 527 group has raised $30 million
April 2, 2010Advice for the politically forlorn: Go local
April 2, 2010Dead cat bounce for Obama after health care reform
April 2, 2010Uh-oh: Maliki arresting victorious Alawi MP's?
April 2, 2010Graph of the Day for April 2, 2010
April 2, 2010Unemployment remains at 9.7%
April 2, 2010Just how much power does the Commerce Clause give Congress?
April 2, 2010FLOTUS tasting tour
April 2, 2010China wants US and Russia to disarm
April 2, 2010DNC spends thousands on Pole Dancers
April 2, 2010The offshore oil drilling head fake
April 1, 2010Debunking Jesus Christ
April 1, 2010Comments software problem fixed
April 1, 2010Well, we know our virtue is intact
April 1, 2010Graph of the Day for April 1, 2010
April 1, 2010How Quickly Spread the Tea Party Smear
April 1, 2010If Guam gets too overpopulated, it might tip over?
April 1, 2010Red state, blue state, pork state,
April 1, 2010Dumb workers working too efficiently derailing Obama recovery
April 1, 2010Fuzzy feelings, fuzzy math
April 1, 2010What about left wing violence?
April 1, 2010For Chechen separatist, going jihad pays dividends
April 1, 2010Obama's 'Now you see it - Now you don't' drilling policy