Sep 21, 2014
Pay for voters to vote is being floated. The supposed problem for which the "pay the voters" idea purports to be a solution is this: Few Los Angeles residents are voting.
Sep 18, 2014
Today's issue is not whether to declare war but only whether the president should even seek congressional authorization for the protracted use of force against the Islamic State.
Sep 15, 2014
There are economic reasons for and (mostly) against Scotland disassociating from the queen's realm. This issue, however, touches chords of memory more interesting than money.
Sep 11, 2014
Forty-eight members of the Democratic caucus attempted to do something never previously done: amend the Bill of Rights. They tried to radically shrink First Amendment protection of political speech.
Sep 8, 2014
If NATO's meeting in Wales was, as one European defense intellectual said, a "credibility summit," it was at most a semi-success. The decision to augment by around 4,000 an existing rapid response force of around 13,000 is a far cry from Poland's request.
Sep 5, 2014
The Islamic State is a nasty problem that can be remedied if its neighbors, assisted by the United States, decide to do so.
Sep 1, 2014
Paul Ryan has a way out of Washington's malaise: reform.
Aug 28, 2014
Russia's ongoing dismemberment of Ukraine and the Islamic State's erasing of Middle Eastern borders have distracted attention from the harassment of U.S. Navy aircraft by Chinese fighter jets over the South China Sea.