Post Archive

July 15, 2010

“I tell you, it’s very frustrating that it’s not breaking through, when you look at these things and their scale,” said a top Obama adviser,...

Shmuel Rosner's interview with ECI's executive director, Noah Pollak, makes for an interesting read. The two opening questions deserve special attention: 1. Do we really need another...

Senator Harry Reid says Republicans are “betting on failure” when it comes to the economy. In fact, the GOP believes Obama’s policies are wrong and...

House Democrats are in frantic mode. Soon, Senate Democrats will be. From the Cook Political Report (subscription required), Jennifer Duffy writes that Carly Fiorina will...

British author, think-tanker, and generally indispensable agitator Douglas Murray gives a rather brilliant interview to Ilan Evyatar in today’s Jerusalem Post. Here’s Murray on England’s...

House Democrats have figured out that they are in deep trouble. Screaming at the White House may be therapeutic, but it's not helping matters. That...

As Jen notes, Elliott Abrams identified the critical issue in the “peace process” -- the character of the Palestinian state, not simply its borders. Israel --...

Business leaders, as I've noted, have started awakening from the dream of a productive relationship with the White House. Now, they aren't even going through...

A longtime COMMENTARY reader and keen observer of Mideast politics e-mails in response to my observation that "it would be helpful if both the administration...

Israel’s Knesset took two important steps yesterday. First, a committee forwarded a bill to the plenum for final reading that, if passed, would for the...

The food fight between the White House and House Democrats has turned into a full-blown brawl. This report explains: House Democrats are lashing out at the...

Elliott Abrams succinctly explains why there is no hope in sight for a Middle East peace deal. In short, one side doesn't want peace. He...