Post Archive

April 29, 2009

It was a brilliant performance by Obama. And God bless him for not calling on Helen Thomas....

So says the president about the car companies, after describing how he's going to micromanage....

...and we have the first question about the economy--and it's not really about the economy but about race. This is the most blatant indication of...

Asked a bizarre question by Jeff Zeleny of the New York Times about what has "enchanted" him during office, the president reveals his unquestioned brilliance...

President Obama just declares waterboarding torture. Then he acknowledges information was gotten from the procedure. Then he says the information could have been gotten in...

He's right to do it, but when in history has a president told people to wash their hands and cover their mouths when they cough?...

This is the key battleground of the next four years. These words, from President Obama just now, indicate the degree to which he is placing...

Sully, on Jennifer Rubin: A large part of MoveOn's success was rooted in the fact that it was well launched and organized long before the start...

It's hardly surprising that Sen. Arlen Specter's switch to the Democratic party - which will probably give the Obama administration a filibuster-proof majority in the...

Spoken to the president: "I'm a loyal Democrat. I support your agenda." That would be the pronouncement of Arlen Specter. What happened to Mr. Independent...

Stephen M. Walt is a political science professor who has become something of a minor celebrity as a result of his ongoing attack on the...

Max Boot has written about the "good and bad of [Defense Secretary Robert] Gates's agenda." Others are inclined to see more bad than good in...