Post Archive

June 20, 2008

The McCain campaign must know that if the issue this week is campaign finance reform and Barack Obama raising gobs of money from private donors...

For the latest take on the electoral landscape take a look here. According to that calculation John McCain leads 220-212. And that is a rather...

The test of Israeli seriousness in enforcing the terms of its cease-fire with Hamas has come more quickly than expected. Here was Amos Gilad, the...

On "Hannity and Colmes" and elsewhere, John McCain has said "I really didn't love America until I was deprived of her company." Some on the...

A deal to extend FISA has apparently been reached. Russ Feingold says the Democrats "capitulated." As explained here, the telecoms, with some procedural hurdles, will...

Give Iran its due: the country's leaders have a sense of humor. Speaking in Kampala, Uganda, Iran's foreign minister Manouchehr Mottaki declared that Iran is considering...

John McCain spent much of Thursday trying his best to convince voters that Barack Obama's reneging on campaign finance reform is a breach of trust....

For Israel's supporters in the United States--myself included--the Jewish state's democratic character has always been among its foremost selling points.  Indeed, the extent...

Today's Jerusalem Post reports skepticism among Lebanese leaders on Israel's calls for peace talks. According to the report, Not only are many Lebanese ...

David Brooks--who actually is fond of Barack Obama--writes: Back when he was in the Illinois State Senate, Dr. Barack could have taken positions on politically uncomfortable...

Least surprising headline ever. Possibly the most uninformed take on Mitch McConnell ever. (The reporter really thinks he needs "hounding" to attack Democrats? He might want...