It would be a mistake for Republicans to perpetuate Senator Reid’s drastic changes to Senate procedures on nominations. Here’s a proposal for restoring the upper chamber’s deliberate and effective functioning.
As Greece's political and economic conditions worsen, the conventional wisdom about Greece never abandoning the euro will be sorely tested.
The president was not lying when he promised that people could keep their existing health insurance. He was using Newspeak, a language which allows reigning liberals to convince themselves that they aren't restricting others' liberties.
As Americans settle in to celebrate another Thanksgiving, we look back at the holiday's history.
When great events are precipitated by little people, it is common for conspiracy theories to abound.
Why was Lincoln’s prophecy that ‘the world will little note nor long remember what we say here’ so spectacularly wrong?
A nation, a people, can be known and be judged by its heroes.
If people suspect you don't care about them, they will rarely follow you, no matter how right your solutions may sound. Therein lies the challenge – and promise – for conservatives.
With the recent presidential election, Georgians have reached another milestone toward sustainable democracy. But Russia still seeks to pull Georgia into its sphere of influence, and the United States is failing to act.
Each November 11, our nation commemorates Veterans Day. But what does the holiday mean, and how do we properly observe it?
Government agencies are beginning to recognize that the corporate income tax is a burden on workers, not just owners.
Entrepreneurs have to implement through consent and prove their ideas in the marketplace. In contrast, the administration lacks the patience and pluck the free market demands and wants instead to introduce reform via dictate.
Why does the Tea Party love the man who led them to abject defeat?
Replacing a debt limit with a debt-burden limit makes both economic and political sense for the GOP. It would help keep spending in check and promote economic growth.
Wall Street greed isn't to blame for the public pension crisis. Fund officials are in a frantic search for high returns, having been led to a desperate state by politicians.
Although the problem of patent trolls is growing rapidly — a majority of patent lawsuits now involve such entities, costing billions of dollars annually — we should take care in our efforts to combat them.
The white working class is one of the largest and most important groups in the electorate. Understanding it is key to political success for both parties.
A commission with teeth is needed to review and eliminate outdated and inefficient regulations.
25 years later, ‘The Simpsons’ is still one of television’s premier political pundits, at least as far as U.S. presidents are concerned.
LBJ shepherded vast amounts of major legislation through Congress; President Obama has seen most of his initiatives stymied. What explains this difference?