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DEADLINE TOMORROW: Administration Required by Law to Make ISIS Genocide Determination

March 16, 2016

The Obama administration has just 24 hours left to comply with a congressionally mandated deadline passed in December to determine whether ISIS’s atrocities against religious and ethnic minorities constitute a genocide. Read More

House Vote Raises Pressure on ISIS Genocide Declaration

March 14, 2016

"Today, the House unanimously voted to call ISIS's atrocities what they are: a genocide." Read More

Administration Will 'Likely' Miss ISIS Genocide Deadline

March 14, 2016

This morning, the Associated Press reported that the Obama administration will “likely” fail to meet a congressionally mandated deadline requiring a judgment on whether ISIS is perpetrating a genocide. The State Department must also assess whether the Assad regime is guilty of war crimes and crimes against humanity. Read More

5 Problems President Obama Will “Pass on” to the Next President

February 26, 2016

In announcing his dangerous plan to close Guantanamo earlier this week, President Obama argued, “I don’t want to pass this problem on to the next president, whoever it is.” If only he felt this way about other more pressing challenges facing our country. Read More

Obama’s Final State of the Union: A Safer World?

January 04, 2016

Much attention was paid to the administration’s claim that it has brought “peace” and “security” to Syria, and what a doozy it was, but others are raising eyebrows as well. Check out a few of our favorites: Read More

Speaker Boehner: Report Reaffirms Need for White House Strategy to Confront Terrorist Threat

September 29, 2015

“President Obama’s failure to outline a broad, overarching strategy to defeat and destroy ISIL has put America at risk." Read More

Boehner Challenges Obama Administration on Iran, ISIL

July 09, 2015

Boehner reiterated his concern that the administration appears willing to accept a bad deal, asking, “When will the president and his negotiators stand strong?” Read More

President Obama Punts on Destroying ISIL

July 08, 2015

In the span of 15 minutes at the Pentagon on Monday, President Obama effectively informed the American people half a dozen times that he is simply not interested in doing anything to change the current trajectory of the fight against the Islamic State (ISIL). Read More

President Obama's Shocking Admission

June 09, 2015

You know what they say...the first step is admitting you actually have a problem, and to his credit, President Obama reiterated his August confession when he traveled to Germany yesterday and said, more than ten months later, that he still doesn't have a strategy. Read More