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In April 1961, National Review editor William F. Buckley published the first of what would become a multi-essay broadside targeting the John Birch Society founder...

In my most recent New York Times column, I argued that the Democratic Party has moved to the left compared to where it was during...

The indictment of Texas Governor Rick Perry is a travesty of justice. The Wall Street Journal has an outstanding editorial explaining why. But I also...

Conservatives often complain that when the mainstream media is forced by events to pay attention to conservative views they have long ignored, the tone of...

There is a lot of talk about civility in public discourse these days. This is a matter on which Michael Gerson and I have written...

I’ve gone a few rounds with Jonathan Chait in the past (he affectionately refers to me as the Bush administration’s Minister of Propaganda). I’m therefore...

Reaction to the tax deal is all over the lot, on both sides of the political spectrum. Paul Mirengoff thinks it is a very good...

After Helen Thomas’s “go back to Germany” rant ended her career last June, there were still some left-wing journalists who twisted themselves into pretzels trying...

Sharron Angle helped herself in the one and only debate against the often incoherent Harry Reid. In the post-debate Rasmussen poll, she is up by...

The Chamber of Commerce gambit is a bust. So Jonathan Chait tries: "Hear me now and believe me later: If Republicans win and maintain control...

Some liberals -- including the New Republic’s Jonathan Chait, who insisted in late 2008 and early 2009 that ObamaCare would be a great political success...

The New Republic’s Jonathan Chait continues his indefatigable political defense of ObmamCare. One of his recent efforts, “Health Care as Political Scapegoat,” can be found...