Articles

94d67000961c648dc4ee167c474b9bd6

Republicans’ Turn In The Barrel

September 13, 2018 |
Article

With the last primary in New York this Thursday, the 2018 general election is fully under way.  Let’s take stock of the political landscape as the contest enters its final eight weeks.

Placeholder article
August 28, 2013 |
Article
Harvard (and later Columbia) sociologist Robert K. Merton wrote in 1936 about the "unanticipated consequences of purposive social action." Pity that Barack Obama, an alumnus of both universities, either never read or took to heart Merton's warnings. It wo...
Placeholder article
August 21, 2013 |
Article
In remarks at the White House last month, President Obama claimed that if Republicans "had some better ideas" on health care, he was "happy to hear them. But I haven't heard any so far." The Democratic National Committee expanded the president's charge, ...
Placeholder article
August 14, 2013 |
Article
Earlier this year, President Barack Obama told donors at a California fundraiser that "It would be a whole lot easier to govern if I had Nancy Pelosi as speaker." A month later at a Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee fundraiser in Chicago, the pr...
Placeholder article
August 07, 2013 |
Article
This is a story of heroism and endurance you need to know about. On Friday at 11 a.m., surrounded by comrades, family and friends, Lt. Jason Redman will retire from the U.S. Navy after a distinguished career of nearly 21 years, in a ceremony at the SEAL ...
Placeholder article
July 31, 2013 |
Article
Sometimes politicians, like magicians, use distraction. Take President Obama's latest pivot to the economy, which began with last week's speech in Illinois and concluded on Tuesday at an Amazon facility in Tennessee. The pivot isn't about the economy. It'...
Placeholder article
July 24, 2013 |
Article
When Barack Obama ran for president in 2008, he promised that America would be more respected and liked in the world. Foreign leaders would bow to his wishes. Ancient conflicts would end. In a speech before hundreds of thousands in Berlin, he vowed to do ...
Placeholder article
July 17, 2013 |
Article
The letter was unusually harsh. Addressed to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, it was really intended for President Barack Obama. The letter was not from Mr. Obama's GOP adversaries but from the presidents of three ...
Placeholder article
July 10, 2013 |
Article
There's been a recent flurry of activities attempting to boost the Affordable Care Act. In mid-June, for example, President Obama's "Organizing for Action" group reportedly spent seven figures on TV ads (in California, Florida and Texas) claiming, "Americ...

Button karlsbooks
Button readinglist
Button nextapperance