Post Archive

July 29, 2011

Just as the United States is solely focused on the debt-ceiling crisis, judging by press reports, Israelis seem equally oblivious to foreign policy this week....

Here's further evidence the debt ceiling debate is badly hurting the president: His job approval rating is at a new low, averaging 40 percent in...

Not only would Sen. Harry Reid’s plan let Democrats avoid another debt-limit debate until after the 2012 election, but it will also allow them to...

The most recent economic news is figuratively, if not quite literally, depressing. According to the Commerce Department, the economy expanded 1.3 percent in the second quarter...

As Max wrote, the triumphalist statements emanating from the administration about the supposed imminent collapse of al-Qaeda are both premature and besides the point, because the...

After Mitt Romney suggested he was in favor of pulling out of Afghanistan during the first presidential debate, there was speculation about whether a new isolationist streak...

Throughout this crisis, President Obama has urged the American people to call, email and tweet Republican congressmen to demand a bipartisan compromise. Within minutes of the Business...

Sen. Harry Reid, pushing ahead with his plan in the Senate, said this morning he’s open to “tweaks” to the bill if it will bring in...

President Obama used an interesting phrase to describe John Boehner’s debt ceiling bill today: “It’s a plan that would force us to relive this crisis...

President Obama is still trying to pose as the adult in the room--blaming partisans for the debt ceiling crisis. But in his latest speech on...

Rick Perry made a shrewd decision to officially stay off the ballot in the Iowa straw poll next month, as a way to escape expectations...

George Will -- after having recapitulated to Laura Ingraham his conservative credentials, which are impressive --said he supports the legislation being pushed by Speaker Boehner...