Post Archive

September 2008

The Senate is apparently not enamored of the idea of waiting to find out if Nancy Pelosi can put together a deal The Hill reports: In...

Kate, on Peter Wehner: There’s an easy way to tell if you are looking objectively at this election. Remember the debate on Friday night. If you...

Barack Obama has definitely won the post-vote sound-bite war. Campaigning in Denver, he told people to "stay calm." "Things are never smooth in Congress," Obama said....

Senator Barack Obama said something at the presidential debate last week that almost perfectly encapsulates the difference between his foreign policy and his opponent’s: “Secretary...

Max, the only thing worse than the vote was the complaining afterwards that Nancy Pelosi's speech was too partisan. So they voted against the only...

Just five days ago I wrote these words explaining why I was still "bullish on America": Although the current crisis exposes vulnerabilities in the...

Well, now we shall see? Perhaps the House Republicans whose objections to the bailout bill gave sufficient cover to House Democrats terrified of their constituent...

Emanuele, the Austrian election has already ushered in that special brand of ugliness that characterizes the European Right. Police are blaming far-Right extremists for desecrating a...

I share others' outrage that the Democrats are evading proper blame for the financial mess which originated in a misbegotten policy of promoting affordable housing...

For those who fret endlessly about American popularity in other countries, there is good news in this survey of Australian opinion just released by the...

Sarah Palin's perfectly fine interview with Charlie Gibson and her somewhat disastrous one with Katie Couric are being cited as evidence of the "frightening" nature...