“Keystone would provide additional North American energy for U.S. markets, an estimated 20,000 jobs, and boost U.S.-Canadian relations. And imagine Obama’s photo-op with Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., up for re-election in November. Call it a win-win-win-win,” writes Manhattan Institute’s Diana Furchtgott-Roth (Washington Examiner)

Mitt Romney booed for hedging on his tax returns. (ThinkProgress)

Room for Debate asks: Would South Carolina be better of being Blue? (New York Times)

Russia continues to invest in drones. And what does that mean for Iran? (AEI)

Politico’s Arena asks: Is the State of the Union still useful? CAP’s Danielle Gibbs Leger answers. So does Heritage’s James Carafano.

AEI’s Jonah Goldberg: A question of priorities. (National Review)

Cato’s Michael Cannon: ObamaCare’s sweetheart deal for Massachusetts. (Cato)

Do feminists ignore gendercide? (Bellingham Herald)