Post Archive

August 23, 2010

Australia faces its first federal hung parliament in 70 years -- which is especially notable because, as the Sydney Morning Herald put it, “Australia is...

Over at the American Enterprise Institute’s blog, William Inboden has written a smart piece, “Is Obama’s First Term Like Reagan’s?” Will addresses the narrative being...

Gallup tells us: President Obama's job approval rating slipped to 43% for the week of Aug. 16-22, down one percentage point from the previous weekly low...

The most important event in the new “peace process” took place last week, not in Washington but in Lebanon. In Washington, it was clear from the...

As Abe details, the left has become so infuriated at critics of the Ground Zero mosque and so exasperated with Obama's performance that it's verging...

To add to what you said, Jen, Chris Cillizza, in an entry in the Washington Post different from the one you link...

Why is no one questioning the media’s sham portrait of the Cordoba House/Park 51 mosque detractors? On Sunday, the New York Times’ Frank Rich leveled...

There aren't many opportunities these days for bipartisan agreement or for quick boosts to the flagging economy. But the passage of the South Korea free...

Chris Cillizza reports: Some neutral observers and senior strategists within the party have begun to believe that the national political environment is not only similar to...

The Pennsylvania media reports that Joe Sestak is floundering: More than midway through the political calendar, Sestak seems endlessly on the defensive. It's partly of his...

Mark Halperin of Time magazine writes this: In a move as predictable as Lucy pulling the football away from Charlie Brown, Democrats are using Social Security...

John Feinstein makes a depressing observation in his recent column on the indictment of Roger Clemens: Even before [Mark] McGwire admitted his guilt, his name had...