The cost of Obama’s hubris

Todd Purdum at Politico Twenty years ago, when he was trying to persuade Bill and Hillary Clinton that universal health care was a politically unrealistic goal, the late Sen. Daniel Patrick Moynihan repeated one insistent warning: Sweeping, historic laws don’t pass...

why compromise is impossible

When you have two top Democrats say things like this: Harry Reid interviewed on the radio “Who is the Tea Party? Well, understand [that] when I was in school I studied government, among other things,” Reid said. “And prior to World War I and after World War I we had...

how the tea party “damaged” the GOP

Not long ago I heard Juan Williams describe the Tea Party as a “spent force” in American politics. Uh huh, sure. Joe Scarborough knows better. “Why is the tea party destroying the Republican Party?” That’s a leading question that I have been asked...