"[A] majority of people watching last night were not watching to see who won in traditional debate ways." The post Rush: Trump won last night by showing that he’s not of the system appeared first on Hot Air.
Tax reform remains a central issue in Washington because of its overwhelming necessity. Tax reform is badly needed to revive the slow-growing economy and increase... Read More The post The State of Tax Reform in 2016 appeared first on The Daily Signal.
President Barack Obama could likely face his first veto override of his presidency this week—which will probably also be the last given his pending exit... Read More The post Obama Could Be First Modern President to Serve Two Full Terms and Have Only One Veto Overridden appeared first on The Daily Signal.
Sens. Ted Cruz of Texas and Mike Lee of Utah are pressing their case that the Department of Justice favors abortion clinics over churches, demanding... Read More The post Cruz, Lee Step Up Claims That Justice Department Isn’t Doing Enough to Protect Churches appeared first on The Daily Signal.
Charles Krauthammer said that the exchange on the Trans-Pacific Partnership was the low moment for Hillary Clinton in the first presidential debate with Donald Trump, since it showed her lack of principle: In fact she did call it “the gold standard.” And this one exchange, this one issue, exemplifies all that’s wrong with the Clinton candidacy. She obviously […]
How did the Ferguson effect affect Ferguson, Mo., last year? Precisely as you would expect. The little city of 21,059 already had a disproportionately high crime rate, as anyone observing the behavior of Michael Brown before he was fatally shot by Ferguson officer Darren Wilson in August 2014 would have guessed. In 2014, Ferguson’s violent-crime rate was 545 […]
I’d add a few more details to Ramesh’s post about the context for Trump’s claim of fierce opposition to the war in Iraq – some context for the context, as it were. In 1998, President Bill Clinton signed the Iraq Liberation Act, which had been overwhelmingly approved in both houses of Congress. It thus became the unambiguous foreign policy of the United State […]
Last night, Donald Trump was right about one thing: the disaster that is Iran nuclear deal. But Trump’s inability to disassemble Hillary Clinton’s defense of the pact ...The post Iran: The Missed Debate Chance appeared first on Commentary Magazine.
Often lost in the debate about whether reintegrating Iran into the world economy will lead it to dedicate itself to the health and well-being of ...The post Iran’s Economic Apartheid appeared first on Commentary Magazine.
Donald Trump isn’t the first Republican presidential nominee that Democrats have tried to render toxic by implying that something horrible lurks in their unreleased tax ...The post Can Trump’s Taxes Save Hillary? appeared first on Commentary Magazine.