By Byron York | 12/13/13 08:02 AM
"The only alternative that Obamacare's critics have is, well, 'let's just go back to the status quo,'" said President Obama last week, "because they sure haven't presented an alternative." It's an argument Democrats make all the time -- often, these days, to divert attention from the ongoing...
By Timothy P. Carney | 12/10/13 02:56 PM
John Podesta is a revolving-door corporate lobbyist. He's also a former Bill Clinton fixer and opposition research consultant for the Democrats. So it’s fitting President Obama has officially brought Podesta onto the White House staff. Read the major newspaper accounts of Podesta's hire, and...
By Sean Higgins | 12/09/13 07:16 PM
Should a private energy company’s recommendation that certain public lands be made available for commercial drilling be kept confidential by the government? Or should everybody be able to know who made the request? That question is being fought in Colorado courtrooms, with energy companies...
By Gene Healy | 12/09/13 06:24 PM
A new poll from the Pew Research Center, “America's Place in the World 2013,” brings some sobering news to advocates of armed international meddling. Among a survey of some 2,000 Americans, 51 percent believe that the U.S. does too much in helping solve world problems, and 52 percent say...
By Noemie Emery | 12/10/13 04:49 PM
No, Obamacare isn’t Katrina for Democrats. Katrina was an act of God and/or nature, a phenomenon beyond the control of mere human beings, a catastrophe not of choice, but of nature’s necessity, outside the realm of man’s will. George W. Bush didn’t cause it to happen, nothing he did...
By Byron York | 12/09/13 06:52 PM
From a distance of three and a half years, the events of March 23, 2010, the day President Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act into law, seem like something from another world.
By James Jay Carafano | 12/08/13 06:41 PM
Christmas fast approaches. What better time, then, to write of Easter Seals. And veterans. Say what?
By Philip Klein | 12/12/13 06:54 PM
Like Oedipus seeking to investigate those who brought a curse upon Thebes, Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius has asked her department's inspector general to look into the problems that have plagued the rollout of the federal healthcare.gov website.
By Michael Barone | 12/11/13 04:17 PM
Democratic National Chairman Debbie Wasserman Schultz says that Obamacare will be a vote-winner for Democrats in 2014. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says the same thing. Perhaps they really believe that. But the numbers in polls conducted since Oct. 17, when the end of the government...
By Ron Arnold | 12/12/13 04:29 PM
President Obama's administration has added to its war on coal and its wind-farm eagle-chopping policy and is trying to yank seafood out of America's diet.
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