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Primer From a Conservative Winner

November 8, 2013 - 6:00pm

The most alarming message for Democrats from Tuesday's elections was the near obliteration of Terry McAuliffe's lead over Ken Cuccinelli in Virginia. An October poll, conducted a week after the government reopened, had placed him 11 points ahead. On Election Day, Cuccinelli lost by only 2.5 points. McAuliffe's precipitous tumble was caused entirely by Obamacare.

Disillusioned with Obama, Will Media Investigate Benghazi?

November 4, 2013 - 6:00pm

The question many on the left are asking as they witness the Obama administration flail in response to HealthCare.gov's debut disaster is: How could this happen? Obama is so brilliant, so capable and so wise. How could he bungle his signature initiative?

How to Appeal to the White Working Class

October 28, 2013 - 7:00pm

The spectacularly dreadful debut of Obamacare represents the greatest political opportunity for conservatism and the Republican Party in two generations.

Don't let Obamacare Crisis go to Waste

October 21, 2013 - 6:00pm

The constipated debut of Obamacare has reduced the president of the United States to the status of TV pitchman. "Act now" to get this great product, he exhorted listeners on Monday, offering testimonials from one of the rare successful purchasers, promising limitless benefits and low prices, and even an 800 number.

Republicans' Secret Ally Against Obamacare

October 15, 2013 - 6:00pm

It's clear to all but the most blinkered that the "Defund Now!" strategy for blocking the implementation of Obamacare has been worse than a failure.

Republicans Suffering From Post-2012 Traumatic Shock

September 27, 2013 - 6:00pm

The Republican Party has experienced a calamity -- the re-election of Barack Obama -- and some parts of the party are behaving like an animal in a trap, chewing off a foot in an effort to cope with it.

Obama Cannot Rise Above Politics

August 27, 2013 - 6:00pm

It's ironic that President Obama so often carps about politics -- blaming "politics as usual" or "hyperpartisanship" for everything from the lack of economic growth to joblessness to climate change -- when he is the most relentlessly partisan president in recent memory.

Is Obama Good for Black Americans?

August 22, 2013 - 6:00pm

Buried in a New York Times story about the economy was this arresting statistic: Median family income for black Americans has declined a whopping 10.9 percent during the Obama administration. It has declined for other groups as well -- 3.6 percent for non-Hispanic whites and 4.5 percent for Hispanics -- but the figure for blacks is huge.

What Happened to the Monica Standard?

July 28, 2013 - 6:00pm

Is anyone else confused about the new standard of sexual propriety in the post-Clinton impeachment world? So much of what seemed to have been settled has been thrown into disarray this week.

The Conversation Eric Holder Doesn't Really Want

July 19, 2013 - 6:00pm

Eric Holder dismissed America as a "nation of cowards" because we wouldn't, he argued, have a "national conversation" about race. It's a slander wrapped in a farce. We talk of race unremittingly. That's the farce. The slander is hydra-headed.

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