By Michael Barone | 12/16/13 05:09 PM
All this year, House Speaker John Boehner has been taking criticism from all quarters. He is a squish selling out to the Obama administration and the Democrats, many conservatives charged when he engineered bipartisan (mostly Democratic) approval of higher tax rates on high earners rather than...
By James Jay Carafano | 12/16/13 09:22 AM
The lesson to be taken from the 1962 Sino-Indian War is that nations shouldn't wait for events to spin out of control before responding. Instead, like-minded powers ought to work proactively to keep the peace. Now is the time to take that lesson to China.
By Gregory Kane | 12/16/13 09:00 AM
Once again, President Obama is getting a free pass because he's black. Contrary to what his most ardent myrmidons believe, Obama’s race has worked for, not against him, since he decided to make a run for the presidency back in 2007.
By Hugh Hewitt | 12/16/13 08:39 AM
With former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee's Dec. 12 comments on his presidential ambitions -- "The Lord knows but he's not telling yet" -- the planners for the 2016 GOP debates have to ratchet up their potential stage sizes.
By Ron Arnold | 12/14/13 01:07 PM
If Rhea S. Suh is confirmed by the Senate, she would have the power to block natural gas recovery and eradicate resource production on vast swaths of America’s federal lands, the coastal continental shelf, and astonishing amounts of private property. Suh is President Obama’s nominee for...
By Star Parker | 12/14/13 10:12 AM
A new study just published by the National Institute on Retirement Security, “Race and Retirement Insecurity in the United States,” presents a dismal snapshot of the state of retirement savings of minority American families. It reports that 54.3 percent of blacks work for employers that...
By Timothy P. Carney | 12/13/13 05:27 PM
The Republican establishment is fed up with the “outside groups” — the conservative lobbying shops and super PACs that have pulled the party Rightward in recent years — and this time, it’s the establishment that is uninterested in compromise. House Speaker John Boehner and Senate...
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 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.
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.
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