Post Archive

January 25, 2011

Ryan's speech lays down the choice for America: embrace limited government or face the fate of Greece....

The Republican response -- indeed, the opposition-party response -- to the State of the Union is usually the graveyard of upward ambitions. Not tonight. Paul...

No one may be watching, but Paul Ryan is doing well in his GOP response to the president by sounding the alarm about out-of-control government...

Forget about the unsightly and sophomoric partisan displays at past State of the Union speeches. Nothing is as bad as the spectacle of members of...

The conclusion to the speech was properly Reaganesque in its optimistic belief in America. Most of the speech was a weak attempt to defend his...

I guess Obama sold his copy of Fareed Zakaria's The Post-American World to abebooks.com....

The conclusion of the speech is stunning. Watch for the word "Reaganesque" to be applied ad nauseam by people who hated Reagan but love Obama....

Obama calls on universities to allow ROTC back on campus. Hopefully this marks the end of the controversy surrounding the anti-ROTC policies: “And with that...

In the course of praising America, Obama says that, in some countries, "If the central government wants a railroad, they get a railroad -- no...

Obama reaffirms the importance of supporting democracy movements around the world. This type of rhetoric had been toned down during his administration, and so it's...

President Obama cites our support for the struggle for democracy in Tunisia. But not that in any country where it has not already succeeded in...

Obama to al-Qaeda: "We have sent a message from the Afghan border to the Arabian Peninsula to all parts of the globe: we will not...