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Who’s sabotaging Obamacare?

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W. James Antle III
Editor, The Daily Caller News Foundation
A man looks over the Affordable Care Act (commonly known as Obamacare) signup page on the website in New York in this October 2, 2013 photo illustration. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Obamacare's roll-out has been such a debacle that even the president's largest cheering section can't help but take notice.

The Obamacare fight will not end soon

9:32 AM 09/27/2013

When it comes to Obamacare, Barack Obama and Ted Cruz agree on one thing: If the Affordable Care Act is allowed to take effect, the American people will like it -- or at least learn to live with it.

The Obamacare circular firing squad

8:46 AM 09/20/2013

"Nancy Pelosi is more well-liked around here," an anonymous Republican aide bitched to National Review about Ted Cruz.

When Democrats go to war

10:43 AM 09/13/2013

What was President Obama thinking? The question comes to mind repeatedly after weeks of inscrutable presidential behavior concerning his proposed war -- or not war -- on Syria.

Colorado recalls a setback for gun control supporters nationally

12:34 PM 09/11/2013

Colorado's recall elections were not just about two Democrats fighting --- unsuccessfully --- for their political lives. It was an epic showdown between the National Rifle Association and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's Mayors Against Illegal Guns over a series of gun control measures many Democrats would like to implement nationally.

FreedomWorks comes out against Syria intervention

11:19 AM 09/06/2013

The conservative activist group FreedomWorks is telling Congress to vote against the Syria war resolution.

Drafting Reagan for every war

9:28 AM 09/06/2013

Whatever happens to Bashar Assad, you can be sure that Ronald Reagan is rolling in his grave. That's the assessment of a small but loud faction of conservatives who are perplexed that Republicans aren't rushing to join Barack Obama's march to war in Syria.

Will Rand Paul filibuster Syria authorization?

8:06 PM 09/03/2013

Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul has been highly critical of the Obama administration's stance on Syria, but will he launch another filibuster to block a military strike?

Iowa GOP leaders pen antiwar letter to Obama on Syria

8:51 PM 08/30/2013

Two top Iowa Republicans came out against military strikes in Syria ahead of the 2016 presidential race.

Obama and his team contradict past statements on war powers, Syria

5:29 PM 08/27/2013

As President Barack Obama weighs military action in Syria, it remains unclear whether he will first seek congressional authorization.

Don’t cry for me, John Boehner

8:55 AM 08/26/2013

A funny thing happened to the Republican Party on the way to the next election.

GOP a house divided on Obamacare

2:34 PM 08/03/2013

"A house divided against itself cannot stand." So said Abraham Lincoln, the nation's first Republican president. John Boehner would probably nod in agreement. But Lincoln's party is today a house divided.

Nancy Mace to announce primary challenge against Lindsey Graham

1:58 PM 08/01/2013

The first woman to graduate from the Citadel is planning to challenge South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham in the Republican primary next year.

Let’s grow up, paleoconservatives

9:43 AM 07/26/2013

What a difference six years makes.

Southern Avenger no more: Rand Paul aide Jack Hunter leaves staff, returns to punditry

10:47 PM 07/21/2013

The man who for years called himself the "Southern Avenger" says he now seeks to avenge his own honor.

Rand Paul’s Lamar Alexander ad appearance not an endorsement

6:04 PM 07/15/2013

Rand Paul appeared in an ad for Tennessee Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander, but don't confuse that with an endorsement, the Kentucky Republican senator's aides told the Chattanooga Times Free Press.

Wendy Davis is the pro-choice Todd Akin

8:55 AM 07/12/2013

The media could not get enough of Wendy Davis. The Texas state senator who filibustered a bill restricting abortion was described by CNN as a "national phenomenon."

Liberal-tarian: Rove, Amash spar over ‘liberal Republican’ label

9:50 PM 07/08/2013

GOP strategist Karl Rove was caught on tape blasting Michigan Rep. Justin Amash as the "most liberal Republican."

Lamar Alexander features Rand Paul in early ad

5:47 PM 07/05/2013

The primary race is more than a year away, but Tennessee Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander isn't taking any chances -- he's launching a six-figure television ad campaign featuring Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul.

Washington’s reverse Midas touch

11:13 AM 07/05/2013

This week, Americans received two reminders of Washington's limited ability to stage-manage either the economy or world events.