By Associated Press | 01/18/14 11:59 AM
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A former Montana judge who was investigated for forwarding a racist email involving President Obama sent hundreds of other inappropriate messages from his federal email account, according to the findings of a judicial review panel released Friday. Former U.S. District...
By Mona Charen | 01/16/14 03:53 PM
The Departments of Education and Justice have teamed up to make the lives of students in tough neighborhoods even tougher. Framed as a measure to combat discrimination against black and Hispanic children, the guidelines issued by the Obama administration about school discipline will actually...
By Mona Charen | 01/14/14 05:09 AM
The New York Times brings us the "next frontier in fertility treatment." It's about dissolving the prejudice against transgender people having children.
By Mona Charen | 01/10/14 05:13 AM
John F. Kennedy broke some sort of record for stating the obvious when he noted that "life isn't fair." More evidence for the unfairness of the nation's evaluations of presidents emerged in a recent Washington Post poll showing that, five years after he returned to Texas, George W. Bush is still...
By Mona Charen | 01/07/14 09:53 AM
The Washington Post's Ezra Klein reports that Obamacare's "biggest success" is that 4 million new enrollees signed up for Medicaid as of November and the number should be even higher when December's statistics are tallied. "If the point of health care reform is covering people who need health...
By Mona Charen | 10/21/13 09:24 AM
The drama of the past three weeks has revealed a vein of despair and rage among conservatives. I share their feelings about what is happening to the country, even as I believe their tactics have made things worse (only temporarily, one hopes).
By Mona Charen | 10/15/13 01:07 PM
It's clear to all but the most blinkered that the "Defund Now!" strategy for blocking the implementation of Obamacare has been worse than a failure. Obamacare will be funded, but the fight has exacerbated the already-low standing of the Republican Party. Obama's approval rating has ticked up...
By Mona Charen | 09/30/13 07:24 PM
Want a glimpse of what the Obamacare battle will look like in 2015? Just glance at liberal websites. You'll find a trove of insurance-company bashing. Are insurance premiums rising instead of falling by the $2,500 per family that Obama repeatedly promised in 2009? They are. If you consult...
By Mona Charen | 09/26/13 06:39 PM
The Republican Party has experienced a calamity — the re-election of Barack Obama — and some parts of the party are behaving like an animal in a trap, chewing off a foot in an effort to cope with it. Sen. Mike Lee of Utah, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, Heritage Action, and a handful of...
By Mona Charen | 09/24/13 08:19 AM
You can tell who the keepers of American culture are by, among other things, the anniversaries they mark. We're currently being invited to revel in memories of the "iconic" tennis match between Bobby Riggs and Billie Jean King, the so-called "Battle of the Sexes." Robin Roberts of ABC News...
By Mona Charen | 09/17/13 07:08 AM
This pop cultural posturing isn't new, as historian Tevi Troy chronicles in a highly entertaining survey of how American presidents have consumed and affected pop culture: "What Jefferson Read, Ike Watched, and Obama Tweeted."
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