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


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