Post Archive

December 3, 2010

With little fanfare, the EU adopted new legislation this week that makes “certain forms and expressions of racism and xenophobia” criminal offenses -- and allows...

John, one of the biggest problems with federal pay scales is that there is no differentiation in pay between federal departments. A GS 15 with...

A Korean concession today advanced the U.S.-Korea free trade agreement (FTA), which was originally inked under George W. Bush but that stalled under Obama’s guidance....

Global-warming prophets have stepped up their predictive skills. Calling the next hundred years of weather was kids’ stuff. They can now tell you how many...

President Obama’s announcement last April of plans to trash the Bush administration’s plans to return to the moon by 2020 in favor of planning for...

Paul Krugman is, as usual, in a state of high dudgeon. Today's dudgeon generator is the president's call to freeze the pay of federal employees (other than...

Here’s Mark Halperin’s analysis of the Democratic Party: Is it hyperbolic to say the Democratic Party is in the midst of a nervous breakdown? I have...

The conversion of the bagel into a Twinkie: Have they no decency?...

The National Republican Congressional Committee  announced today that it is $12 million in debt -- which turns out to be a small price to pay...

For months now, we've witnessed a charade when it comes to the wrongdoing of Rep. Charles Rangel, Democrat of New York. The charade came to...

The WikiLeaks circus has sparked an unexpected sideshow in Turkey, where Premier Recep Tayyip Erdogan is livid over leaked cables that highlight his allegedly crooked...

Congressman Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE), and an impressively bipartisan group of Capitol Hill signatories, just sent a letter to President Obama asking him to urge the...