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Friday, Mar 27, 2015

The Right Stuff

A politics blog by Tom Jackson

Tom Jackson's baseball card - if he had one - would report he throws left, writes right. In his columns and blog, "The Right Stuff," southpaw Jackson provides insight into the evolving human condition from a distinctly conservative point of view.

Tom Cotton’s #47patriots gave a civics lesson, period

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Let's see if I have this right. Forty-six Republican senators add their signatures to Tom Cotton's open letter to Iran's ruling mullahs pointing out the obvious - without congressional approval, whatever they and President Obama cook up is not guaran...

Rick Scott and a “ban” without evidence

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Gov. Rick Scott, the story goes, has banished certain highly charged terms from use by a state agency, resulting in yet another fainting couch swoon by Democrats. But let's face it: When it comes to Florida's governor, the round-heeled left flops fas...

With Hillary’s steal email scheme, it’s 1998 all over again

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With Hillary’s stealth email, it’s 1998 all over again

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The more we learn about the stealth email account Hillary Clinton used throughout her tenure as Secretary of State, the worse it gets. And that's saying something, because we all knew - yes, even HRC's obsequious supporter-enablers (who know who they...

Mikulski’s macabre, repulsive ‘bundles of joy’

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Confirmed: If it weren’t for tone-deafness, Democrats wouldn’t have any ear for phrase-making at all.

Moral relativism and Curt Schilling’s knockdown pitch

Published:   |   Updated: March 3, 2015 at 06:39 PM

We’ve all heard that while facts are facts, opinions are like an orifice in the body’s nether region: Everybody has one. And, by extension, no one’s is more worthwhile than another’s.

Obama’s Nixonian maximization

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As if we needed more evidence to confirm top law professor Jonathan Turley's infamous assessment of Barack Obama - he had become #x201c;the president that [Richard] Nixon always wanted to be#x201d; - along comes (yet another) federal judge to scold ...

The importance of being Bibi

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Need a clear-eyed preview of Benjamin Netanyahu's speech before a (semi-) joint session of Congress Tuesday? Of course you do. It would be hard to do better than Matthew Continetti's contribution in the Washington Free Beacon Monday....

Judicial Watch: Emails prove Hillary concocted Benghazi video trigger

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Tom Jackson’s “The Right Stuff” blog updates throughout the week at TBO.com.

Judicial Watch: Hillary concocted Benghazi video trigger

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Anybody who thinks we know everything worth knowing about what went down in the Benghazi attack that left four Americans dead, including an ambassador, either is kidding himself or finds convenient comfort in the embrace of deniability....