Post Archive

March 17, 2009

Martin Adamson, on Jennifer Rubin: Once again, team Obama’s insularity and lack of curiosity about the external world come back to punish him. If he had...

Sen. Olympia Snowe took a lot of guff about voting for the stimulus plan. But it turns out she tried to prevent AIG-type bonus debacles...

Defenders of the Obama administration keep insisting that the president is raising, not cutting, defense spending. So what are we to make of headlines such...

Just when everything was going so swimmingly -- poll figures, AIG, Democratic unity and all -- President Obama enrages veterans: The leader of the nation's largest...

The Hill reported yesterday that Vice President Joe Biden, Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell and junior U.S. Senator Bob Casey have all tried to get Republican...

As I've previously noted in this space, the situation in Afghanistan is not nearly as dire as the press reports would have it. This is...

President Obama claims he has to virtually redefine every area of American governance because not to do so would be Bush-like: President Barack Obama pushed back...

Francis, the AIG bonus scandal has followed the twists and turns of a poorly crafted screenplay. As soon as a character finally does the obvious...

I wanted to second Jennifer's comments about Obama press secretary Robert Gibbs. Few things underscore the enormous gap between Obama's promise of a "new" brand...

Every year, the federal government buys massive amounts of ammunition, primarily to meet the needs of the military. For years, the government has been recouping...

Rasmussen has an interesting poll out which reports the following: Sixty-one percent (61%) of Americans say it is fair to require a vote by secret ballot...

This week Fareed Zakaria praised Barack Obama for "ending our imperial foreign policy": The administration has signaled a willingness to start engaging with troublesome regimes such...