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Paul Ryan

The debate about whether the United States ought to accept at least 10,000 Syrian refugees, as President Obama has proposed, is typical of many issues...
Donald Trump

Republican stakeholders are getting nervous. The insurgent campaign waged by Donald Trump for their party’s presidential nomination appears unassailable. No matter what conspiracy theory he...
2020

The 2016 presidential race has been anything but predictable. At least, that’s the preferred narrative among political prognosticators today. Their predictive powers were dealt a...
Ted Cruz

The latest poll out of Iowa confirms a couple of trends that have been building in recent weeks. Dr. Ben Carson’s brief stay at the...
Trump

Since it's evidently kosher to cite entirely impressionistic memories of 9/11 as though they were fact — given that this is what Donald Trump has...
Donald Trump

It’s hard to believe, but Donald Trump’s presidential campaign gets uglier and uglier. And that’s saying something, considering that he began his run by demonizing Mexican...
Trump

Let’s start the discussion about Donald Trump and Muslims cheering 9/11 by noting that the claims he made in a Birmingham, Alabama speech and in...
donald trump

Marco Rubio missed an opportunity last night to do something that might have been politically stupid but nevertheless righteous. There is a malignancy eating away...
Donald Trump

So far, it hasn’t exactly worked out to be the year of the governor for Republicans. On Tuesday, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal joined Scott Walker...
Paris Attacks

It is thankfully rare that Americans are forcibly awakened from their determined introspection. Such moments can be valuable for they impose on us sobriety and...
Donald Trump

At the Fox Business presidential debate earlier this week, Donald Trump acted as if he was really serious about being president. That’s not to say...
2020

A titanic clash is upon us. At least, that’s what we’re told. An increasingly popular theory maintains that the Republican nominating contest will eventually weed out...