The Exit-Strategy President – by Alan W. Dowd

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Obama retreats from the freedom high ground.

Peter Suderman: How the CBO became the biggest impediment to ObamaCare, Reason Magazine

It was January 2009, and Democrats were triumphant. Their party had won major victories in both the House and the Senate, and Barack Obama, arguably the most economically left-wing president in decades, had just won the White House on a promise to finally achieve what had eluded liberals for so long: universal health care. As […]

Stimulus 3.0? – by Jacob Laksin

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President Obama promises to spend the country out of recession – again.

Syria’s Latest “Peace” Overture – by P. David Hornik

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Hollow posturing from a terror-supporting, anti-Semitic regime.

Frederick W. Kagan and William Kristol: Support the President, Weekly Standard

President Obama has ordered sufficient reinforcements to Afghanistan to execute a war strategy that can succeed. We applaud this decision. And we urge everyone to rally round the effort to defeat our enemies and accomplish objectives vital to America’s national security.Obama’s decision, and the speech in which it was announced, were not flawless. The president […]

Obama’s Landscape of Anti-Semitism – by Jamie Glazov

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The president’s Jew-hating personal and professional associations.

Obama for World President? – by David Gutmann

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How the president is exploiting his office for more grandiose goals.

Police, Protesters Clash at Iran’s Universities – WSJ.com

Violence erupted at and around university campuses across Iran on Monday as demonstrators took to the streets during the regime-sanctioned Student Day, but used the occasion to press their months-long protest against the government. Students chanted “Death to the Dictator” and set fire to pictures of Iran’s Islamic leaders and President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, chanting anti-regime […]

The Black Caucus War Against Obama – by Dick Morris

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The height of hubris: the left-wing of the Democratic party thinks it can afford to fight itself.

Kay S. Hymowitz: What Cornel West and Larry Summers actually agree about, City Journal

Is there anyone in public life more reviled than economic eminence and White House chief economic advisor Larry Summers? Liberals, moderates, women, academics, and now, with his hand in the financial crisis, Middle America: he’s managed to offend them all. But if there is any good still lingering anywhere in the vicinity of Summers, the […]