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July 22, 2009

Barack Obama's press conference begins with a long and eloquent statement about health-care costs and America's health-care needs. The promises he is making about his...

For the umpteenth time, the overexposed president will go before the cameras tonight to attack his plan's opponents. Well, not his plan -- he doesn't...

I have received some additional information regarding the comments by David Harris at today's meeting. While I understand they will be published in full, I can...

"Even perfectly sane American conservatives regard the idea of a permanent UN force with horror." So writes Gideon Rachman in the Financial Times. He proposes...

For anyone with Cold War–era naval experience, it's déjà-vu all over again. Russia has announced its intention, long suspected by Western observers, to improve its...

Even before the 2010 congressional races, voters will get a chance to weigh in on the performance of their states in gubernatorial races in New Jersey...

As Emanuele Ottolenghi already reported, Hillary Clinton said today in Thailand that in response to the Iranian nuclear program, the U.S. might extend a "defense...

When Barack Obama assumed office, his supporters viewed him as a man of preternatural talents: highly intelligent and unusually reasonable, disciplined and competent, open to...

An "outreach" meeting was held today by Democratic Senate leadership with a number of Jewish organizations, including the American Jewish Congress, the American Jewish Committee, the...

Obama would like nothing better than to blame the Republicans for his troubles in getting health care passed. But with Democrats controlling the White House...

The objections to the Pelosi-Obama health-care bill are numerous. It costs too much. It is monumentally stupid to raise taxes on investors and small businesses...

Speaking to reporters about Iran's nuclear program, Secretary of State Hilary Clinton appeared to talk tough in the wake of Iran's foot-dragging on American overtures: We...