• Nasty Politics

    Nasty Politics

    This presidential election is like no other.

  • Scalia School of Law

    Scalia School of Law

    George Mason University School of Law has just been renamed the Antonin Scalia School of Law in honor of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

  • Is Mitt on a Suicide Mission?

    Is Mitt on a Suicide Mission?

    “It’s a suicide mission,” said the Republican Party Chairman.

  • America Today Resembles 1910 More Than Postwar Era

    America Today Resembles 1910 More Than Postwar Era

    What’s your benchmark? What is the historical era with which you compare life in contemporary America?

  • Grim Choices

    Grim Choices

    We must frankly face the fact that the front runners in both political parties represent a new low, at a time of domestic polarization and unprecedented nuclear dangers internationally.

  • Resisting Obama's Transgender Directive: A Hill to Die On

    Resisting Obama’s Transgender Directive: A Hill to Die On

    To achieve its political ends, the left doesn’t just assault the Constitution through the appointment of liberal activist judges; there are a variety of other leftist abuses, such as politicizing the departments of Justice and Education.

  • Trump the Disrupter

    Trump the Disrupter

    Cathy McMorris Rodgers, the GOP House leadership member from Washington state, finally uttered the words I’ve been waiting to hear with respect to Donald Trump’s march on the nation’s capital.

  • Trump or Ryan: Who Speaks for GOP?

    Trump or Ryan: Who Speaks for GOP?

    “No modern precedent exists for the revival of a party so badly defeated, so intensely discredited, and so essentially split as the Republican Party is today.”

  • Will the Trump Nomination Change Our Polarized Partisan Patterns?

    Will the Trump Nomination Change Our Polarized Partisan Patterns?

    An irresistible force meets an immoveable object.

  • Amtrak’s For-Profit Regulation

    Amtrak’s For-Profit Regulation

    In 1906, Leonor Loree, an accomplished railroad executive, examined the dilapidated Kansas City Southern Railroad that he had been hired to rehabilitate.

  • Every Rape Victim Deserves To Be Heard–Except By Hillary Clinton

    Every Rape Victim Deserves To Be Heard–Except By Hillary Clinton

    In a campaign built on lies, it should not be a surprise that the central theme of Hillary’s campaign is the biggest lie of all. Someday, it will be the subject for a graduate thesis whether reporters who were in | Read More »

  • Twitter's Traitors

    Twitter’s Traitors

    Social media giant Twitter’s got 99 problems, yet the politically correct company is far more worried about the “optics” of cooperating with federal agents trying to stop jihadist plotters online.

  • Free-Market Medicine

    Free-Market Medicine

    President Obama’s proudest accomplishment is increasing the number of Americans with health insurance. A better idea would be to help people escape government care altogether.

  • Looking Back on the Two Cuban-American Also-Rans

    Looking Back on the Two Cuban-American Also-Rans

    John Quincy Adams, our greatest secretary of state (sorry, Hillary Clinton fans), thought that Cuba would inevitably become part of the United States. It hasn’t, at least not yet, but two Cuban-Americans were serious presidential contenders this year.

  • An Unmitigated Disaster

    An Unmitigated Disaster

    Republican party leaders may have worried that Donald Trump would not only lose the general election for the presidency, but would so poison the image of the party as to cause Republican candidates for Congress and for state and local offices to also lose. Now they seem to be trying to patch things up, in order to present an image of unity before the general elections this fall.

  • The Jury Is Still Out

    The Jury Is Still Out

    Where am I with the #NeverTrump movement? Well, I almost never say “never.” Notice I qualified that “never” with “almost.”

  • Bush Republicanism Is Dead and Gone

    Bush Republicanism Is Dead and Gone

    “The two living Republican past presidents, George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush, have no plans to endorse Trump, according to their spokesmen.” So said the lead story in The Washington Post.

  • Trump Must Prove that He Can Do the Job

    Trump Must Prove that He Can Do the Job

    Donald Trump has swept the primaries and is now the presumptive GOP presidential nominee. His almost unbelievable primary surge — from New York to Indiana — was nothing short of breathtaking. He has confounded almost all the pundits and a majority of elected officials.

  • And Then There Was The One

    And Then There Was The One

    A guy just won the Republican nomination for president by spending no money, hiring no pollsters, running virtually no TV ads, and just saying what he truly believed no matter how many times people told him he couldn’t say that.

  • Tale of Two Tribes: 'Climate Refugees' vs. EPA Victims

    Tale of Two Tribes: ‘Climate Refugees’ vs. EPA Victims

    The left has concocted a lucrative category of politically correct victims: “climate refugees.” It’s the new Green racket.