Post Archive

September 29, 2009

When we last left the saga of the Obama administration's dismissal of the default judgment in the New Black Panther voter-intimidation case, the Justice Department...

Charlie Cook writes: Basically, there is a real chance that Democrats won't flip any GOP Senate seats. This is not -- repeat, not—to say that Democrats...

It wasn't even close: The Senate Finance Committee voted down a government-run "public option" as part an overhaul of the nation's health-care system Tuesday, rejecting the...

Howell Raines, the one-time editor of the New York Times who left in disgrace after the exposure of the fallacious reporting of his protégé Jayson...

Democrats seem to be in disarray—still—on health care. Sen. Tom Harkin wants to jam through the public option in the Senate on a party-line vote....

Well, we certainly have come a long way from the conference call with representatives of Jewish organizations in which an Obama national security official, Dan Shapiro, promised to pull...

Today is the first of at least five meetings between President Obama and his national-security team to re-examine the strategy for Afghanistan and Pakistan. The...

"We've got to think about giving out cookies," said [Obama’s special envoy to Sudan, J. Scott] Gration, who was appointed in March. "Kids, countries—they react...

According to the New York Times, “A specter is haunting Europe—the specter of Socialism’s slow collapse.” If only in America....

Gen. Pervez Musharraf, the deposed dictator of Pakistan, and Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence are hardly the most reliable interlocutors. Both are notorious for playing a duplicitous...

Only in political reporting from one of the chief cheerleading newspapers for the Democratic party could you find a lede like this: "The national debate over President...

Charles Murray adds his elegant and influential voice to the debate about Glenn Beck specifically and public discourse more broadly. Here's Murray 's conclusion: We’re in...