By Rebecca Berg | 03/07/14 07:07 AM
Five years ago, then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton drew flack for one wrong word.
By Gene Healy | 03/04/14 08:40 AM
It's been five years since Rick Santelli's CNBC "rant that shook the world" helped give rise to the Tea Party movement.
By Washington Examiner | 03/04/14 06:42 PM
Wow, that's breathtaking. President Obama's 2015 federal budget proposal, that is.
By Washington Examiner | 03/03/14 07:04 PM
Nobody knows how much longer Ukraine's status as an independent nation will continue, but Russian President Vladimir Putin has put himself in position to be the decisive factor on the issue. He has done so despite the protests of the weakest American chief executive since Jimmy Carter was...
By Hugh Hewitt | 03/02/14 04:23 PM
"The lamps are going out all over Europe," Lord Edward Grey, then British foreign minister, remarked 100 years ago this August as Europe hurtled toward what would become a giant conflagration. "We shall not see them lit again in our lifetime." Vladimir Putin's swallowing of the Crimea and who...
By Washington Examiner | 03/02/14 03:11 PM
Enthusiasm for old-fashioned dirty politics - including back-room deals, vote-buying with earmarks and log-rolling - is making a comeback. Shocking as that might be for folks who thought the banishment of earmarks a few years ago marked the end of congressional corruption, what is also...
By James Jay Carafano | 03/02/14 03:47 PM
Finally, a defense secretary who would roll up his sleeves and start getting bloated Pentagon spending under control. His name was Robert McNamara, and he and his "whiz kids" had plenty to fix. Each armed service had a different butcher's smock because they couldn't agree on the requirements...
By Noemie Emery | 03/04/14 07:13 PM
First one month, then two days before the presidential election of 2012, Henry Olsen, (then of the American Enterprise Institute and now with the Ethics and Public Policy Center) wrote two different articles explaining how and why Mitt Romney would lose, because he was not making emotional...
By Timothy P. Carney | 03/04/14 04:44 PM
A millionaire managing a hedge fund might pay a lower tax rate on income greater than $1 million than a working man pays on income over $55,000. President Obama and the top Republican tax writer, Rep. Dave Camp of Michigan, agree this inequity should end. Obama in his latest budget, and Camp...
By Michael Barone | 03/05/14 05:27 PM
Solipsism. It’s a fancy word which means that you assume others see the world as you do and will behave as you would.
By Byron York | 03/06/14 09:40 PM
Chris Christie began his remarks at the Conservative Political Action Conference Thursday with an anecdote that seemed to portend some tough talk for his fellow Republicans.
By Shikha Dalmia | 03/06/14 11:44 AM
FWD.us, a pro-immigration group founded by Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, last week launched a month-long ad campaign to shame Republicans into passing comprehensive immigration reform that includes “amnesty” and a guest-worker program for Mexicans.
By Philip Klein | 03/06/14 12:29 PM
President Obama's budget proposal for the coming year was widely dismissed this week as an election-year political messaging document filled with proposals that had no chance of passage. But to the extent that the plan was notable, it was more for what was left out than what was put in it.
By Washington Examiner | 03/06/14 07:54 AM
So, Lois Lerner still won't talk about her role in the illegal targeting and harassment by the IRS of conservative and Tea Party groups seeking (C)(4) tax exemption. Lerner appeared for a second time Wednesday before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform and claimed her Fifth...
By David Freddoso | 03/05/14 06:40 PM
Rep. Alan Grayson, D-Fla., known for his frequent condemnations of others and questioning of political opponents' motives, has been humbled this week. His wife, who is divorcing him, accused him of showing up at her home and attempting to force his way into the house, pushing her up against...
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