Post Archive

September 25, 2008

Senator Lindsey Graham disputes the Democrats' "there was a deal" tale. At a press conference earlier in the day Rep. Paul Ryan said, "Despite what...

The Democrats have begun a ludicrous game: try to blame John McCain for nixing a mythical deal that was eminently reachable before he forced Barack...

Jen, the situation is actually kind of basic. If a deal isn't reached by Sunday night, and a bill isn't signed into law by Sunday...

Barack Obama seems to have conceded the point that there is more important business to be had in Washington -- but only overnight and until the...

JBJB, on Jennifer Rubin: In the end, it was only the heat and focus of a presidential campaign that got the appropriate committees to act. I...

Among the smartest comments today, from Megan McArdle: My basic reasoning is this: given just how badly the Great Depression sucked, I'm willing to gamble...

Given our (understandable) preoccupation with the credit crisis in this country, people might overlook events in other countries. I have in mind the fact that...

John, I think it's also important to distinguish between substantive and stylistic gimmicks. This financial crisis isn't a gimmick. It is real and the notion...

Shmuel, to put those interesting AJC poll numbers in perspective--57 percent for Senator Obama, 30 percent for Senator McCain among likely Jewish voters--it's striking to...

Following my exchange with John a couple of days ago, I thought this poll might help clear up the mystery regarding the true feelings of...

Today, George W. Bush told Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, "I appreciate your determination and your desire to have a Palestinian state . . . I...

Jen, the Gallup tracking poll has the race tied today; yesterday Obama was up by three points. Every day's track is an average of the...