Post Archive

August 2011

Mitt Romney’s Massachusetts health care plan has always been the greatest impediment to his hopes of winning the Republican presidential nomination. However, the surfacing of...

After a few short weeks, John’s prediction that Rick Perry would become the new “conservative boogeyman” in the mind of the left is coming to fruition....

You would think there is nothing a critic could write about MSNBC’s decision to give a disreputable figure such as Al Sharpton a prime-time show that...

Why on earth would anyone question Barack Obama’s belief in America? From the New York Times: Some senior administration officials … noted that the tone set...

In May, Jon Ward revealed just how much effort the conservative group FreedomWorks was going to put into derailing a possible Mitt Romney nomination. The...

Lynn Franco, director of The Conference Board Consumer Research Center, reports, “Consumer confidence deteriorated sharply in August, as consumers grew significantly more pessimistic about the short-term...

The Pew Research Center released an 8-page report on Muslim American opinion polling yesterday, and it’s a must-read. With the recent controversy over Rep. Peter...

The American Jewish novelist Susan Fromberg Schaeffer died last Friday in Chicago. The cause of death was complications from a stroke. Perhaps best known for Anya,...

Every year around this time, as the anniversary of 9/11 approaches, I re-read Time Magazine’s 2001 Person of the Year profile of Rudy Giuliani. This...

Last week’s Associated Press-GfK poll that showed fewer Americans were prepared to blame President Obama for the economy than his predecessor was manna from heaven...

The midsession budget review (which gives the White House’s revised projections on deficit, growth and unemployment) is supposed to be released in late July, but...

Rick Perry has a well-earned reputation for shooting from the hip, but he played it safe yesterday when addressing the Veterans of Foreign Wars convention...