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Ronald Reagan

Donald Trump

At the 1984 Republican convention, United Nations Ambassador Jeanne Kirkpatrick memorably lambasted Democrats for “blaming America first.” The Kirkpatrick speech was a seminal moment because...
Ronald Reagan

If Hillary Clinton thought her takedown of Donald Trump in a foreign policy address given yesterday in San Diego was going to have much of...
barack obama

This is the season for questionable rationalizations. A uniquely divisive season of presidential primaries is all but over. The losing factions of both the Democratic and...
Barack Obama

Even before he took the oath of office, Barack Obama had little use for humility. Then-Senator Obama rarely sought to dispel the hype around the...
Ronald Reagan

Recently I wrote an essay for TIME magazine arguing that the party Ronald Reagan took such care in shaping is in danger of passing into...
Ted Cruz

My old boss Anthony R. Dolan, who was chief speechwriter in the Reagan White House when I worked there in 1988, is now advising Ted...
Ted Cruz

Like many of his rivals for the Republican nomination, Ted Cruz has embraced the mantle of Ronald Reagan. He regularly cites the Gipper as an...
Killing Reagan

Bill O’Reilly made two mistakes. The first was writing Killing Reagan, and the second was inviting George Will on his program to discuss it. Killing Reagan...
Killing Reagan

One of the more amusing things to see in journalism is for committed liberals who didn't work for Ronald Reagan, who didn't vote for Ronald...

New York Times coverage of Republicans tends to be biased and judgmental. Conservatives are generally portrayed as either conniving and cynical big money manipulators of...

If he did nothing else, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, with his speech to a joint session of Congress, started a national conversation on the merits,...

Jeb Bush’s spokeswoman, Kristy Campbell, said in a recent statement that the former Florida governor would not sign any pledges, including ones saying he won’t...