Post Archive

August 9, 2010

Kudos to Rep. Nita Lowey (D-NY) -- who, as Jonathan noted, used her post as head of the House appropriations subcommittee on foreign aid today...

Tomorrow’s Connecticut Senate Republican primary poses an interesting dilemma for the voters. Back when the story broke of Richard Blumenthal’s serial lies about serving in...

In a session with journalists at the White House last week, President Obama reportedly “made the case that his Iran policy is working.” He also...

According to the preview offered by Vanity Fair: [Todd] Purdum spends a day inside the West Wing and talks to Obama’s top aides, who tell him...

President Obama told a group of columnists last week that it is “important to put before the Iranians a clear set of steps that we...

Defense Secretary Bob Gates has just announced a new round of budget cuts, the major move being the proposed elimination of U.S. Joint Forces Command....

Last week, the Lebanese army, apparently acting in concert with Hezbollah terrorists, launched a sneak attack on Israeli soldiers who were clearing away a tree...

Eric Cantor is asked a perfectly reasonable question in this interview (h/t: Andrew Sullivan): if the entitlement crisis is anything like you argue...

From the Rasmussen Report: Following release of Friday’s government report on unemployment and job creation, consumer and investor confidence has fallen to the lowest level of...

According to Gallup: Presidents who retain majority job approval from Americans at the time of midterm elections are much less likely to see their party suffer...

North Korea is escalating tensions in response to South Korean military exercises. Especially as the United States seeks Seoul’s help in punishing not only North...

Too often these days we hear the voices of supposed realism suggesting that a Taliban resurgence in Afghanistan wouldn't be so bad -- that it...