Post Archive

June 8, 2011

Oh. My. Goodness. According to the latest CNN/Opinion Research poll, almost half of those surveyed – 48 percent – believe another Great Depression is...

Predictions are notoriously dangerous things to make – but just for the fun of it, here are several ones related to American politics: 1. Newt Gingrich...

So says Bill Kristol. Having learned, Bill says, from the disastrous mistakes of 2007, he will recalibrate his strategy and go all out for New...

Fifteen years ago, when I was traveling to a conference in Seattle, I read an article by Tom Wolfe which caused me to begin thinking...

Barack Obama has a new problem: credibility. Where he was once the unbound ideologue and then the flatfooted amateur, he has become the transparently talentless...

You really can’t make this up. Politico reports that shortly after Rep. Anthony Weiner’s press conference, the disgraced congressman called up former President Bill Clinton...

Young people are not satisfied with the current Washington leadership and President Obama’s handling of youth unemployment, according to a new poll conducted by the...

By now it is clear to everyone that the Obama administration bungled the 2009 stimulus package. The dispute now is over the reasons for its...

I haven't had a chance to read (or see) Tim Pawlenty's speech, but I've been impressed with the reported details: sharp cuts in government expenditures,...

I spend way too much time in airports, and usually log around 150,000 miles in the air per year. Certainly, airports have become symbols of...

With fiscal hawks like Club for Growth and FreedomWorks launching outright attacks at Mitt Romney, Gov. Tim Pawlenty is trying to position himself as the...