If Obama gives in now to the political pressure his opponents are subjecting him to, he might as well forget all previous and future gestures he may want to make toward the Islamic world.
Final passage of the [health care] legislation won’t bring immediate benefits to the U.S. economy, but America’s business posture should noticeably improve in a few short years – provided the new changes manage to slow health care costs
Obama cannot please anyone at the moment.
The celebrity gossip site, TMZ, is reporting that Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger owes nearly $75,000 in unpaid taxes.
Theodore Olson is actually a conservative hard-liner, a Republican who supports the right of every American to own a gun and as U.S. Solicitor General defended George W. Bush’s controversial legal opinions concerning the so-called "war on terror." He’s mainly known for representing George W. Bush before the [Read more]
The fact that the United States – and we, who profited collaterally from it – lived too high on the hog for too long, is really the root cause of today’s economic woes, albeit not the sole cause
U.S. President Barack Obama will try to convince Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to accept the two-state solution to the Palestinian question. The two will certainly address that question when they meet on Monday, according to government sources in Washington. Obama will put the creation of a Palestinian [Read more]
<b>Obama the lawyer would do well to recall his own words: “Nobody is above the law.”</b>
Those skeptical of Barack Obama from the start now have cause to consider their skepticism vindicated. Oh, sure, the president made a big show of denouncing the Bush administration’s brutal interrogation methods as soon [Read more]
Obama’s speech also made clear that he intends to find a way out of the crisis through consumer spending. That can happen only if Americans replace their fear with euphoria
Russia and the European Union have set a course toward normalizing relations this week in the posh city of Nice on the French Riviera. Relations had suffered since Russias military involvement in Georgia. The newly found unity appears to be based in opposition to a third party, the United States, in two different [Read more]