Post Archive

May 2, 2009

In a long interview with Israel's Defense Minister Ehud Barak one can read a lot of gossipy detail about the man and the Labor Party,...

Ed Whelan offers some smart advice to Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee on the selection of Justice Souter's replacement. The larger point to keep...

Watching hysteria build around the swine flu outbreak -- so similar to the unwarranted hysteria about avian flu not so long ago -- I have...

Arlen Specter's switch in time (for the primary, that is) has raised two issues: who will assume the Ranking Minority Chair on the Senate Judiciary Committee and...

Secretary of Defense Robert Gates warned recently against a military attack against Iran's nuclear program. Gates brings three arguments to the table against a strike: 1....

Chyrysler's bankruptcy may not be quick -- because of those pesky creditors. Slammed by the president in true populist fashion as "speculators" (otherwise known as...