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Published November 20th, 2014 - 9:35PM
Historic. Such is the ubiquitous description of the climate agreement recently announced in Beijing between Barack Obama and Xi Jinping in which China promised for the first time to cap carbon emissions.
Published November 13th, 2014 - 5:00PM
In order to get it passed, the law was made deliberately obscure and deceptive.
Published November 7th, 2014 - 11:46AM
The 2014 election has given the GOP the rare opportunity to retroactively redeem its brand.
Published October 30th, 2014 - 5:00PM
Most voters don’t care about the details of Ukraine, the factions in Libya or the precise battle lines of the Islamic State. But they do have a palpable sense of American weakness.
Published October 23rd, 2014 - 5:00PM
The president reflexively insists on playing the shocked outsider when something goes wrong within his own administration.
Published October 16th, 2014 - 5:00PM
These missteps raise questions of competence, candor and false confidence. But the problem is deeper. And it rests not in our doctors but in ourselves.
Published October 9th, 2014 - 5:00PM
It took Vice President Joe Biden to accidentally blurt out the truth when he accused our alleged allies in the region of playing a double game.
Published October 2nd, 2014 - 5:00PM
It would finally give the GOP the opportunity, going into 2016, to demonstrate its capacity to govern.
Published September 25th, 2014 - 11:12PM
If Obama can remain steady through future fluctuations in public opinion, his strategy might succeed.
Published September 18th, 2014 - 5:00PM
The Islamic State knows it will be pounded from the air. But it deems that price worth paying, given its gains in propaganda and prestige – translated into renown and recruiting – from these public executions.
Published September 11th, 2014 - 6:19PM
You could sense that Obama had been dragged unwillingly into this new unproclaimed war.
Published September 4th, 2014 - 6:00PM
At his first press briefing after the beheading of American James Foley, President Obama stunned the assembled when he admitted that he had no strategy in Syria for confronting the Islamic State. Yet it was not nearly the most egregious, or consequential, thing he said.
Published August 28th, 2014 - 5:00PM
What is maddening is that the problem is so easily solved: tax reform that lowers the accursed corporate rate. Democrats and Republicans agree on this.
Published August 21st, 2014 - 6:51PM
Obama was right to wait until Baghdad had gotten rid of Nouri al-Maliki, lest the U.S. serve as a Shiite air force.
Published August 7th, 2014 - 9:08PM
If this is just a trial balloon, the time to shoot it down is now.


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