May 17, 2013
I have been told today by several reporters that President Obama's White House Counsel, Kathryn Ruemmler, knew for several days, perhaps weeks, about the IRS story, i.e., that some IRS officials engaged in political targeting of conservative groups.
May 2, 2013
I recall very well the first time I was on the Michael Smerconish radio talk show on WPHT in Philadelphia. He was doing a nationally syndicated talk show carried by 70 stations across the U.S. He was also a well-read and respected columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer.
Apr 25, 2013
Lanny Davis’ Perspective: Today, April 25, on the Southern Methodist University campus in Dallas, four living presidents will honor one of their colleagues, George W. Bush, the 43rd president of the United States, at the dedication of his presidential library.
Mar 21, 2013
I have been writing this “Purple Nation” column for a long time, waiting for the “purple moment” when President Obama and Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, would agree on an important position on the budget and deficits.
Feb 28, 2013
There are many pro-Israel Americans, including members of the American Jewish community, who believe that the best strategy for bringing Israel and the Palestinians to the peace table is for President Obama to try to appear neutral or even lean toward the Palestinian/Arab world viewpoint.
Feb 21, 2013
When will they ever learn? As obvious as are the fundamental rules of effective crisis management, time-tested over the ages, it is amazing how often the same mistakes are made by politicians and companies in the midst of a crisis.
Feb 14, 2013
Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas deserves thanks. He managed to go so far over the top in showing poor taste in his shameful questioning of Chuck Hagel during the Armed Services Committee hearing on Hagel’s nomination as Defense secretary that he assured that Hagel will be confirmed.
Jan 29, 2013
Once in a while, a book about business theory and philosophy transcends the usual audience that reads “how to” business books — with lessons to be learned by everyone, business people and consumers alike. Such a book is "Conscious Capitalism," recently published by the Harvard Business Review Press.