Thomas J. Gonder

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Allen West: Obama administration's response to jailed Marine's plight 'very embarrassing'

Former Florida congressman Allen West told Fox News’ Andrea Tantaros Friday the Obama administration's reaction to the plight of the Marine jailed in Mexico on gun charges is “very embarrassing."<p>Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, who grew up in Southern Florida, was arrested March 31 after he says …

A Year On, What's Changed (And What Hasn't) On Drone Oversight

A year ago, President Obama defended using drones to target terrorism suspects overseas and offered a rationale for reining in the program. Where do things stand on efforts to impose constraints?<p>Transcript<p>ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST:<p>The ability to monitor remotely is one hallmark of the post 9/11 world. …

How Serious Was Cuomo About Reforming Common Core?

During New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s budget address earlier this year, he announced he was appointing a special panel to look at the implementation that has caused so much angst among teachers and parents in the state.<p>N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivers his nomination acceptance speech at the state’s …

Limbaugh Says You May Be Missing the Point on White House’s Alleged Response as ‘Terrorists Were Unleashing Hell’ in Benghazi

Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh, on Friday, reacted to newly-released information that suggests one of the first things the Obama administration did after hearing about the deadly Benghazi terror attack is call YouTube about an anti-Muslim video.<p>Limbaugh expressed his frustration at the …

'Dark money'-funded liberal group lectures reporters on conservative 'dark money'

The liberal Center for Media and Democracy, which has received at least $680,000 in so-called “dark money,” helped reporters identify conservative dark money donors at a journalism workshop Thursday at the University of Wisconsin.<p>Nick Surgey, research director for the progressive Madison-based …

Redskins invite Reid to a game

The president of the Washington Redskins on Friday invited Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to a game and rejected the growing call to change the team’s name.<p>“I hope you will attended one of our home games, where you would witness first-hand that the Washington Redskins are a positive, unifying …

Obama White House takes another delay on Clinton records

President Barack Obama's White House is again extending its review of Clinton White House records that the National Archives has proposed making public, an Archives spokeswoman said Friday.<p>The 30-day extension is at least the fourth the Obama White House has taken to complete the process of signing …

Government gag orders violate free speech, tech giants contend

A group of prominent tech companies argues that US government gag orders that prohibit them from disclosing what type of national security information requests they receive are a violation of their free-speech rights.<p>In court documents (PDF) unsealed Friday, Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Yahoo …

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