Post Archive

January 29, 2009

SteveMG, on Peter Wehner: It is fascinating watching "progressives" who've lectured everyone about the sins of America in supporting dictatorships and oppressive regimes during the Cold...

Joe Klein has to reach for the surreal in highlighting by contrast what Barack Obama didn't do with his first week in office: He could have...

Some House Democrats are fessing up: the stimulus is one junky bill. The Hill reports: “I’m concerned that bad process leads to a bad product,” said...

Karim Sadjadpour, of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, "used to believe that Iran would be capable of altering its approach towards Israel in the...

Governor Blagojevich is pleading his case before the Illinois Senate. Meanwhile, his interview with Campbell Brown contained these eye-opening tidbits: Blagojevich: But if I am given a...

Indeed, Barack Obama is making good on his campaign promise and changing foreign opinions of the U.S.: Hamas official Ahmed Yousef said in an interview with...

The stimulus bill has many shortcomings -- too much pork, too little real infrastructure spending,  and insufficient tax cuts. But it also might be the...

Bill Clinton received a $300,000 speaking fee from a company managed by a man fleeing authorities in China, Hong Kong's South China Morning Post reported...

This is essentially good news: Mr. Obama visited the Pentagon for the first time since becoming president, and he seemed to be looking for an option...

Karl Rove thinks there are too many cooks in the White House kitchen. (There actually are, just to highlight his point.) He writes: Aides say Mr....

Itinerant actor and political analyst Lawrence O'Donnell is none too pleased with New York Governor David Paterson's appointing Congresswoman Kirsten Gillibrand to fill Hillary Clinton's...

Wednesday's House vote on the stimulus plan was a bit of a shocker. This report explains: The 244-188 vote was not what Mr. Obama had hoped for. A...