Casey Harper

Obama’s Coddling by the Media Coming to an End

A high profile consultant who does crisis management for big corporations and celebrities such as the late Michael Jackson said in a speech hosted by Americans for Tax Reform Wednesday that President Obama’s easy ride from the media will soon be over.

Bobby Jindal Slams Obama’s Foreign Policy

Calls for defense spending increase, increased pressure on Iran

Bobby JindalLouisiana Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal criticized President Obama and called for increased defense spending in a Monday speech at the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, D.C.

Pro-Israel Group Rejected by Augsburg College

Group accused of being ‘unjust’ with a ‘stigma’

A well-known pro-Israel group at Augsburg College in Minneapolis has been denied formal recognition by the school’s student government on grounds that it is “unjust” and a “stigma,” a controversial decision that school administrators say they fully support.

It’s A Dog’s Life

As a national security writer for the Washington Times, Rowan Scarborough usually writes about weighty topics such as Islamic extremism and Russian aggression. But in his most recent work, Scarborough takes on dog parks. In a witty novel, he draws from six years of personal experience to satirize fanatical dog lovers and the eccentric communities in which they live.

Wrongfully Accused

Lawyer for Late-Sen. Ted Stevens calls for judicial reforms

Ted StevensA wrongful prosecution cost late-Senator Ted Stevens the 2008 election, according to a new book from the Alaska politician’s attorney.

Rubio: Don’t Rule Out Ground Presence to Fight ISIL

Senator blasts defense cuts as danger to America

Marco RubioSen. Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) lambasted President Barack Obama during a national security speech in Washington, D.C., for drastic military cuts the president has made. Rubio also criticized the president's Iraq and Syria policy, saying the United States should not rule out ground forces in the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS).

Failed State

State Department official admits “overoptimism” on Libya

A top State Department official told Congress on Wednesday that the administration did not have a handle on the consequences of the 2011 intervention in Libya.