Three short hits

David Harsanyi finds a reason to support Hillary: her money. If I had to pick a reason to vote for Hillary, it would be her wealth. She should own it. It’s her greatest success. Through her speaking engagements and terrible ghostwritten books, she is worth somewhere...

Robbing the young

Victor Davis Hanson: It is popular now to talk of race, class, and gender oppression. But left out of this focus on supposed victim groups is the one truly targeted cohort — the young. Despite the Obama-era hype, we are not suffering new outbreaks of racism. Wendy...

pelosi: proud obstructionist

In Roll Call, Nancy Pelosi gloats about the rank partisanship of the Democrats over Social Security reform. …Pelosi recalled how Democrats defeated Bush’s Social Security proposal after the 2004 presidential election. Bush, whom Pelosi called “really a...

milo minderbinder at work

Lefty LAT columnist Michael Hiltzik gets one thing right in his column about Obama’s payroll tax cut extension. …It’s because with every extension of the payroll tax holiday, which was first enacted in 2010, the prospect that Congress will ever...

AARP-holes

AARP is a liberal advocacy group pretending otherwise. Consider this advertisement. The people in the ad are all over age 55. Not one proposal to reform Social Security or Medicare has ever applied to them. None. Zero. Nada. AARP knows this, but means to deceive its...