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Betrayed by the President and Obamacare - Emilie Lamb, New York Post
Emilie Lamb, New York PostObamaCare was supposed to help me.That’s all I could think as I sat in the House of Representatives last Tuesday nigh...
The Right's Delusions of Failure - Paul Krugman, New York Times
Paul Krugman, New York TimesThe Republican response to the State of the Union was delivered by Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Republican representative from...
How Obamacare Misreads America - Michael Barone, Wall Street Journal
Michael Barone, Wall Street JournalPeople learn from their mistakes. Or they can—and should. Which is the reason we should try to learn from th...
Speaking Out, & Hurting the Republican Party - Albert Hunt, Bloomberg
Albert Hunt, BloombergSome Republicans envisioned a successful rope-a-dope strategy for this year’s elections: Don’t make mistakes, and l...
2014 Senate Races May Be a Referendum on Obama - Chris Cillizza, WP
Chris Cillizza, WPIf the 2014 election is a referendum on President Obama, Democrats are in deep trouble.That’s according to a new state-by-sta...
A Beat-Up, Scared Republican Establishment - Victor Davis Hanson, PJM
Victor Davis Hanson, PJMOn almost every contemporary issue there is a populist, middle-class argument to be made against elite liberalism. Yet the Re...
Are Clouds Gathering for Christie? - Errol Louis, CNN
Errol Louis, CNNLess than three months after New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie cruised to an overwhelming reelection win, the main political question he...
What Happened to the New York Times? - Joseph Curl, Washington Times
Joseph Curl, Washington TimesWhat has happened to The New York Times?The Gray Lady, America’s Paper of Record, where readers turn to find &ldqu...
The End of American Exceptionalism - Peter Beinart, National Journal
Peter Beinart, National JournalFrom the moment Barack Obama appeared on the national stage, conservatives have been searching for the best way to des...
Amnesty, but Not for D'Souza - Andrew McCarthy, National Review
Andrew McCarthy, National ReviewHow come no one’s worried about bringing Dinesh D’Souza “out of the shadows”? After all, the ...
Benghazi a 2016 Proxy Battle - Juan Williams, The Hill
Juan Williams, The HillIt is hard to count all the investigations into the Benghazi, Libya, attack — the exhaustive hearings and extensive test...
Farewell Henry Waxman, Maker of Bad Laws - Tim Carney, DC Examiner
Tim Carney, DC ExaminerAfter 40 years in Congress, California Democrat Henry Waxman is calling it quits. His legacy includes a toxic fuel additive (a...
The Abortion Rate Hits a 30-Year Low - Liebelson & Redden, Mother Jones
Liebelson & Redden, Mother JonesThe abortion rate fell by 13 percent between 2008 to 2011, according to a new study.The study, released by the Guttma...
Myth-Making About Inequality - Robert Samuelson, Washington Post
Robert Samuelson, Washington PostWASHINGTON -- Unless you are exceptionally coldblooded, it's hard not to be disturbed by today's huge economic inequ...
Congrats to Pete Carroll, NFL's Greatest Failure - John Tamny, Forbes
John Tamny, ForbesPete Carroll’s Seattle Seahawks thoroughly mauled the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl XLVIII, 43-8. The win squarely places Carr...
The Day the Music Didn't Die - Carl Cannon, RealClearPolitics
Carl Cannon, RealClearPoliticsLet’s get this out of the way, because although it’s a cliché, it’s an inde...
Philip Seymour Hoffman: Extraordinary Presence - David Edelstein, NYM
David Edelstein, NYMFirst, you curse.Then you ask, “Why?” and, absent a good answer (there is never a good answer), you think about what ...
After Obamacare, What? - Orange County Register
Keystone XL, a Sorry Symbol of Reliance on Fossil Fuels - LA Times
Food Stamp's Heat-and-Eat Scam - USA Today
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