CAN a nation with a trillion-dollar economy be running out of money? That startling question is forcing itself upon every government official who must shape a budget, from President Nixon down to the head of the smallest local mosquito-abatement district
Do liberals read only liberal blogs? On Friday, I received a press release pitching a new book on how to live like a liberal. The book offers helpful suggestions for: Watching MSNBC instead of Fox News Powering a laptop with a solar power-generating backpack Progressive financial investment Where and how to find a like-minded mate […]
Usually, when a president wins the Nobel Peace Prize, it is uniformly seen as a positive development for America and for the world.
President Obama’s speech to Congress on Wednesday on health care reform will probably be one of the high-noon moments of his presidency. Surrounded by liberals demanding a government-run public option and centrist Democrats — along with Republicans — who want to dump the option, Obama just might have his finger on something that can get him through this health care showdown: the “trigger” option
The Supreme Court on Monday overturned Judge Sonia Sotomayor’s ruling in a controversial reverse-discrimination case, prompting a new round of attacks on her by Republicans.