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February 13, 2009

John Avalon, in an interesting interview piece with Newt Gingrich, writes: One feature of the GOP resistance to the stimulus bill is a renewed conservative populism—it...

chuck martel, on Peter Wehner: Yeah, the issue is a lack of regulation. If regulation worked so well, we wouldn’t have cops spending all night tracking...

The stimulus just passed the House with no Republican votes in favor and seven Democrats opposed. Wondering about exactly what is in it? Well, over...

It's hard to come up with a more potent encapsulation of the Israel-Palestinian dynamic than this: Medicine bottles, transferred to the Gaza Strip as humanitarian aid...

The Obama press operation bears little resemblance to its well-oiled campaign predecessor. The Judd Gregg mess is bad enough on its own merits, but the White...

Jen, you make, as you always make, some very intelligent points in responding to my post. There certainly has been some critical coverage of President...

In a Live Chat at NPR, some Iran experts tease out the subtleties of the oh-so-nuanced Iranian chant: "Death to America." Steve Inskeep:  . . ....

Pete, I never underestimate the media's willingness to ride to the rescue of a beleaguered liberal, but aside from the embarrassing cheerleading by Anderson Cooper...

Certain patterns are beginning to emerge with President Obama. Among them is the need to closely parse what he says, because what he says can...

President Obama seems to believe there is no downside to playing fast and loose with the facts. On the campaign trail candidates can say all sorts...

Perhaps the best indication of how choppy the waters have become for President Obama can be observed in the behavior of his supporters in...

The White House, clearly stung and surprised by Judd Gregg's withdrawal, has decided the best defense is an offense. Or rather, to be offensive. So in...