France held a presidential election Sunday under the looming threat of Islamist terrorism, and winnowed the field to two candidates at opposite ends of what... Read More The post First Round of French Presidential Election a Blow to the Establishment appeared first on The Daily Signal.
As President Donald Trump reaches his 100th day in the White House on April 29, he will have worked with Congress to rescind more regulations using... Read More The post 11 Ways Trump Has Rolled Back Government Regulations in His First 100 Days appeared first on The Daily Signal.
Editor’s note: This weekend we reach deeper into the mailbag for a smattering of your views on a bunch of different issues. Let’s lead off with observations... Read More The post We Hear You: Obamacare and ‘Progress in Wrong Direction’ appeared first on The Daily Signal.
My Impromptus today is headed “The way we were, andc.” Why dredge up this song? Well, I was thinking of what we used to say about Obama. We used to say that he spent too much time on the golf course, for example. We toted up the costs of his personal travel -- Martha’s Vineyard, Hawaii, and the like. We counted the times he said “I” and “me” in a speech! Tha […]
In the medium term, I’m more pessimistic about the divisions within the Right than within the Left. The Left’s divisions are real and sometimes bitter on a personal level, but you can usually see how they can be stitched up at the level of policy. The Left wants single-payer health care today. The center-Left wants single-payer eventually, after expanding Me […]
Jonah mentioned what a generous mentor Kate was. I can personally attest to this. I doubt I would have become editor of NR or survived the daunting task of working for Bill Buckley at the helm of his beloved magazine if it hadn't been for Kate's friendship, counsel, and wisdom. She was funny, warm, creative, generous, and might have been the most p […]
Critics of Donald Trump’s approach to campaigning for the White House have every reason to claim vindication. In the transition from campaigning to governing, this ...The post Coming to Grips with WikiLeaks appeared first on Commentary Magazine.
I was beginning to feel a little sorry for campus boycott activists. After all, if any year was going to be their year, it was ...The post A Pathetic 2017 for BDS appeared first on Commentary Magazine.
“There are a lot of people who have Democratic values who may not see themselves as a Democrat,” confessed Democratic National Committee Vice Chairman Michael ...The post The Democratic Party: A Brand in Crisis appeared first on Commentary Magazine.