Apr 2, 2015
So the basic tradeoff achieved by Secretary of State John Kerry in the talks with Iran boils down to this: Iran has to watch its step for 10 years. Then all bets are off. A year later, bombs away!
Mar 7, 2015
The Hillary email scandal changes the calculus surrounding Sen. Elizabeth Warren's consideration of a White House bid.
Until now, getting into the race would be seen by the party faithful as a betrayal.In the name of personal ambition, she would have hurt the chances of the...
Dec 3, 2014
House Speaker John Boehner’s plan to fund the government operations for a year, but exclude Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) from the bill, is a great deal that conservatives should accept and celebrate.
Apr 15, 2014
A plan, now stealthily making its way through state legislatures with astonishing speed, would junk the Electoral College and award the presidency to the winner of the popular vote.
The plan involves an Interstate Compact where states would commit to select electors pledged...
Aug 9, 2011
July 21 marked the anniversary of the passing of the Dodd Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection act. Unfortunately the law has neither reformed Wall Street nor protected consumers.
The 3,200-page law has spawned several new regulatory bodies and has granted 11...
Mar 4, 2011
Obama's failure to support America's allies in the Middle East and his dithering endorsement of chaos in the region will send oil and gasoline prices skyrocketing, triggering a massive bout of stagflation.
This vicious cycle of rising prices, decreased consumption, and...
Feb 21, 2011
Democracy is on the line in the streets of Madison, Wis.Will the popularly elected state legislature and governor (both now Republican for the first time in forever) get to run the state or will the union thugocracy, now crowding the streets, prevail?
The spectacle of...
Feb 15, 2011
The Obama administration and its acolytes on the Bowles-Simpson deficit reduction commission are propagating the myth that it is Social Security and Medicare that are driving the deficit over $1.5 trillion. Discretionary spending, they plead, is but a tiny part of the...