Democrats

Obama vs. Warren: Trade spat turns personal

 President Barack Obama’s swing at liberal favorite Elizabeth Warren has stirred a controversy that may complicate the chances of a pan-Pacific trade pact and could make it harder… Read Article Obama vs. Warren: Trade spat turns personal

Bill de Blasio reveals the liberal governing agenda, and it’s going to give Hillary heartburn

Noah Rothman,  With a firm command over America’s largest city and having encountered no controversies or challenges to his authority over the course of his 16 months in… Read Article Bill de Blasio reveals the liberal governing agenda, and it’s going to give Hillary heartburn

Why the 2016 GOP race may be all about taking down unions

 Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is emerging as a strong potential candidate for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination largely because he took on the public-employee unions in his state…. Read Article Why the 2016 GOP race may be all about taking down unions

Bill Clinton says nothing ‘sinister’ in foreign donations to foundation

 Former U.S. President Bill Clinton defended his charitable foundation’s acceptance of large foreign donations on Monday, thrusting himself into a controversy that is weighing on the presidential candidacy… Read Article Bill Clinton says nothing ‘sinister’ in foreign donations to foundation

Boehner says Hillary Clinton should support White House on trade

 Republican House Speaker John Boehner challenged Hillary Clinton on Sunday to help the White House get trade legislation through the U.S. Congress by speaking out in favor of… Read Article Boehner says Hillary Clinton should support White House on trade

Derek Hunter: The New Dictionary

 In the 1980s there was a TV show called “Not Necessarily The News” on HBO that featured something called “sniglets.” Although it’s probably a hate-crime to say the… Read Article Derek Hunter: The New Dictionary

Former Christie ally to plead guilty Friday in bridge scandal

 A former ally of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is expected to plead guilty on Friday to criminal charges related to the George Washington Bridge closure scandal, according… Read Article Former Christie ally to plead guilty Friday in bridge scandal

Bernie Sanders: Don’t Laugh

Mark Davis,  Happy International Workers Day, the perfect occasion to write about Bernie Sanders, an actual Socialist running for President. The jokes fairly assemble themselves, mostly along the… Read Article Bernie Sanders: Don’t Laugh

Liberals Do Themselves No Favor by Denying Their Ideology

Jonah Goldberg,  For the last 20 years, give or take another 50, one of the most cherished baubles of Beltway conventional wisdom has been that the Republican Party… Read Article Liberals Do Themselves No Favor by Denying Their Ideology