Politics, Public Opinion, and Current Events

IWF closely follows the latest political news, attitudes of Americans, and current events. In analyzing the latest trends, IWF considers how it will impact American society and public policy.

Recent Articles:

Senator Boxer Outdoes Herself: Says Keystone Pipeline Will Cause Cancer


IRS Targeting: Time to give Lerner "immunity" to find out what she knows? • Forbes on Fox


IRS Targeting Scandal: Lerner Emails Contain More than Smidgens


IRS Agents: Only Conservative Groups Were Targeted


Test Your Knowledge: A Guide to the Paycheck Fairness Act


Congressional Pay Raise?


The President's Executive Orders on Equal Pay Won't Help Women


Liberal Bias on Univision, Telemundo


Israel’s ‘One Bomb’ Predicament and America’s Iran Policy


Political Junkies CPAC Special • HuffPost LIVE


The OTHER Gender Gap


Is political class warfare rhetoric leading to threatening crimes? • Forbes


Happy Birthday To The Tea Party!


The War on Women Will Be the Left's Campaign Theme — Will the GOP Be Ready?


Rice, Durbin And Their Straw Men


What--If Anything--Does "House of Cards" Say About Washington?


Questioning the effectiveness of the stimulus on 5th anniversary of its signing • Cavuto


An Agenda-Free Valentine’s Day


The Pilot Shortage Made in Congress


Obama Delays Employer Mandate –Again


Nancy Pelosi On "All The Wonderful Things" Washington Does For the American People


When It Comes To Addressing Women In The SOTU, Obama Will Double-Down On Government-Knows-Best


Ruling by Pen Begins: POTUS Raises Contractor Minimum Wage


Grandiosity


Heath • State of the Union Special • Stossel (01.28.14)


Life After ObamaCare: Not Too Soon To Think About Tomorrow


Driving Miss Hillary


More on SOTU: Getting Inequality Wrong


State of the Union Address: Stale Ideas Ahead...


Heath • Conservatives being targeted • Lou Dobbs (01.24.14)


Marriage and Mobility


Wendy Davis and Double Standards


Politicians Must Fulfill MLK's Dream


IRS: We Have a NEW Way to Muzzle the Tea Party


Shocker: Overly Sensitive Republicans Take Offense at Being Compared to Rapists


Agness • Christie facing probe for hurricane relief funds • Cavuto (01.13.2014)


Hillary Clinton Rumor Mill


Obama: The Enemy of “Lives as Usual”


Presidential Epiphany: Big Government Is...Big


Etiquette Tips for the Mandela Funeral


Youth Bailing Out Part 1: Millennials Turn on President Obama


Williams: Democratic Party Is the "Party of Women"


Home and Abroad: The Wrecking Ball Administration


The Limits of Charisma


A Race in Texas...


The Comstock Lode


Wasn’t President Obama’s Supposed to Improve Our Standing in the World?


Schaeffer • What 2013 means for the GOP in 2016 • Washington PostTV (11.06.13)


Women Make the Difference in Last Night's Elections


Cozy Bedfellows