Inhofe-Toomey sequester alternative takes shape
“We certainly aren’t going to give the Obama administration a blank check to make cuts.”
Another ‘too good to check’ media fail: the ‘illridewithyou’ hoax
The story was too good to check, so nobody bothered to check it. The perpetrator of the hoax is very proud of herself for illuminating Deeper Truth with a lie.
Appeals court strikes down federal gun law as unconstitutional
A theoretical path for recovering gun rights that is impossible to follow in practice isn’t good enough to satisfy the Constitution.
Run, Liz, run!
On a practical level, Warren has simply one thing to think about: Hillary is beatable — very beatable.
Jeb and Hillary: Dynastic politics in America?
The success of the Roosevelts and the long prominence of the Kennedy family have put a patina of legitimacy on dynastic politics in this country.
Rubio denounces Obama Castro deal
“Appeasing the Castro brothers will only cause other tyrants from Caracas to Tehran to Pyongyang to see that they can take advantage of President Obama’s naiveté during his final two years in office.”
Now the Democrats are the divided party
Democrats face a much bigger political obstacle in the 2015-16 election cycle.
Jeb Bush: The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s waterboy
No more business as usual: Stop Jeb Bush.
Breaking news: Jeb Bush has ‘decided to actively explore the possibility of running for president’
In the opening chess moves of GOP establishment kingmakers, every factor except the opinion of the conservative Republican base is carefully considered.
Cromnibus fallout: GOP leaders pushing Harry Reid’s talking points
Petty revenge is taken against those who tried to spoil the annual Cromnibusukahmasween spending festival.
Republicans in lame-duck Congress look forward to next year
The nation’s divided Congress battled down to the wire this week over its budget for the rest of this fiscal year, hoping to avoid a government shutdown.