Fellow Patriots:

I asked our team to pause for family time this week before kids return to school. The homepage is updated daily. The Digest returns on Monday, August 2. —Mark Alexander

Aug. 8, 2014

Find the Missing Emails — Round Two

Remember how fun it was when the House and IRS played Find the Missing Emails? The game went something like this: Congress asked to see Lois Lerner’s emails, but they weren’t in her inbox. Wherever could they be? They’re not on her hard drive; that went to the recycler! Oh wait, those tapes that were supposed to be destroyed months ago? There they are! Whee! The Obama administration liked the game so much, it wants to play it at the Department of Health and Human Services. Marilyn Tavenner, who oversees the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, seems to have also mismanaged her emails during the rollout of ObamaCare, pressing the delete button a bit too much. Rep. Darrell Issa (D-CA) said more than 20 Obama administration officials have emails lost or destroyed. “It defies logic that so many senior Administration officials were found to have ignored federal record-keeping requirements only after Congress asked to see their emails. … Yet again, we discover that this Administration will not be forthright with the American people unless cornered.” More…

Start a conversation using these share links:

Who We Are

The Patriot Post is a highly acclaimed weekday digest of news analysis, policy and opinion written from the heartland — as opposed to the MSM’s ubiquitous Beltway echo chambers — for grassroots leaders nationwide. More

What We Offer

On the Web

We provide solid conservative perspective on the most important issues, including analysis, opinion columns, headline summaries, memes, cartoons and much more.

Via Email

Choose our full-length Digest or our quick-reading Snapshot for a summary of important news. We also offer Cartoons & Memes on Monday and Alexander’s column on Wednesday.

Our Mission

The Patriot Post is steadfast in our mission to extend the endowment of Liberty to the next generation by advocating for individual rights and responsibilities, supporting the restoration of constitutional limits on government and the judiciary, and promoting free enterprise, national defense and traditional American values. We are a rock-solid conservative touchstone for the expanding ranks of grassroots Americans Patriots from all walks of life. Our mission and operation budgets are not financed by any political or special interest groups, and to protect our editorial integrity, we accept no advertising. We are sustained solely by you. Please support The Patriot Fund today!

★ PUBLIUS ★

“Our cause is noble; it is the cause of mankind!” —George Washington

The Patriot Post is protected speech, as enumerated in the First Amendment and enforced by the Second Amendment of the Constitution of the United States of America, in accordance with the endowed and unalienable Rights of All Mankind.

Copyright © 2021 The Patriot Post. All Rights Reserved.

The Patriot Post does not support Internet Explorer. We recommend installing the latest version of Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, or Google Chrome.