By Cal Thomas | 06/30/14 01:59 PM
President Obama appears to have forgotten -- or ignored -- why we have elections. One reason is to stop, or slow down, an agenda the public doesn't like. When polls began reflecting buyer's remorse about Mr. Obama in 2010, voters elected a Republican majority in the House of Representatives...
By Lawrence Kudlow | 06/30/14 11:01 AM
Why in the world would Congress want to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank? Known as "Bank of Boeing," Ex-Im is the perfect example of corporate welfare, crony capitalism, fraud and corruption.
06/30/14 10:46 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Traditional ties between the business community and the Republican Party are fraying on Capitol Hill, where the House GOP has bucked corporate interests on a series of priorities this year, from immigration to highway funding to trade. Rebuffed in Congress, the U.S. Chamber of...
By David M. Drucker | 06/29/14 05:59 PM
House Speaker John Boehner has been quietly preparing to sue President Obama for months. The Ohio Republican announced just last week that he would spearhead a House lawsuit against the president to challenge, in his view, the Obama administration's unconstitutional overreach of its executive...
By Timothy P. Carney | 06/27/14 04:59 PM
This isn't a fight between airy ideas and real-world benefits. It's a fight between outspoken beneficiaries and hidden victims. In other words, it's another fight between the politically connected and the less powerful.
By Paul Bedard | 06/28/14 09:50 AM
John Zogby finds that President Obama's agenda is dead in the water as the public has given up on his leadership. The pollster is giving the president his fourth straight D grade.Â
By Brian Hughes | 06/27/14 03:20 PM
President Obama is so over Republican lawmakers. He has long lamented what he views as GOP obstructionism, but now he’s not even trying to hide his disdain, belittling them with a newfound fervor.
By David Harsanyi | 06/27/14 10:52 AM
On Tuesday night, former Rep. Bob Beauprez beat a slate of Republicans, including, most notably, former presidential candidate Tom Tancredo. Mitt Romney and other hated/beloved GOP establishment types had endorsed Beauprez, who was clearly the most electable candidate available to face John...
By Becket Adams | 06/27/14 09:02 AM
There are two growing groups of young Americans who hold an "equal number of liberal and conservative values," and one of them instinctively leans to the right, according to a new report from the Pew Research Center.
By David M. Drucker | 06/27/14 07:48 AM
Sen. Thad Cochran pulled off a rare move in politics: An upset of an upset. After the 76-year-old Mississippi Republican came in second in the state's June 3 primary to state Sen. Chris McDaniel, he rallied to pull off a surprising win in the runoff two weeks later. So how did he do it?...
By David M. Drucker | 06/26/14 02:52 PM
Chris McDaniel appears out of options and prominent Mississippi Republicans are urging unity in the aftermath of Sen. Thad Cochran's unlikely victory in a GOP primary runoff.
By Susan Ferrechio | 06/25/14 09:27 PM
Since a Supreme Court ruling one year ago, gay marriage backers have won a spate of court cases and six more states have recognized gay marriage. One place the issue hasn't changed much: The GOP caucus on Capitol Hill.
By Washington Examiner | 06/25/14 04:49 PM
There's no question that the Republican professional campaign establishment pulled off a political coup in Mississippi on Tuesday that would make even the most jaded consultant proud.
By Betsy Woodruff | 06/25/14 10:42 AM
Almost exactly two weeks ago, Dave Brat gained national attention by pulling off a primary win over then-House Majority Leader Eric Cantor that he called "an unbelievable miracle." Brat spoke with the Washington Examiner this morning about his efforts to reintroduce himself to the public and his...
By Mona Charen | 06/24/14 03:23 PM
Among Republicans, the debate over America's proper world role is vigorous. Sen. Rand Paul blames the current disarray in Iraq on George W. Bush and Dick Cheney.
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