Matt Mayer

Posted January 12, 2009

As Winnie the Pooh is fond of saying to his friends in the 100 Acre Wood, I am a bear of very little brain.

Posted January 05, 2009

The last time I checked, we had a Constitution that governed the election and appointment of Senators.

Posted January 02, 2009

It turns out President George W. Bush is smart. He reads a lot of books. He has averaged sixty-two books a year over the last three years.

Posted October 01, 2008

Lost in all of the campaign spin and generous mainstream media coverage of Senator Barack Obama is an understanding of why his economic approach will lead to a stronger, more competitive America.

Posted September 01, 2008

How is Senator Barack Obama qualified to be President, but Governor Sarah Palin is unqualified to be Vice President?

Posted August 28, 2008

By nature, most politicians are risk-takers. One cannot enter the political arena without being willing to risk his name, family privacy, and, sometimes, fortune on the winds of political lady luck.

Posted December 09, 2007

Does anyone really believe that the best way for Republicans to regain the trust of voters on values, corruption, and fiscal restraint on the heels of getting routed in the 2006 mid-term election is to nominate the one Republican presidential candidate with the greatest deficit in these areas?

Posted November 30, 2007

In an opinion piece in the Financial Times on November 21, 2007, Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist argues for amending our Constitution to include a problematic provision.

Posted October 19, 2007

In an opinion piece in the Los Angeles Times on October 10, 2007, University of Virginia Professor Larry Sabato argues for scrapping our Constitution and replacing it with a new one. He couldn’t be more wrong.

Posted October 01, 2007

Because of the ever-increasing competitiveness in getting into America’s best universities, parents are seeking ways they can give their children any advantage possible. Welcome to kindergarten in America.

Posted September 20, 2007

When Hillary Clinton recently discarded the term liberal for the term progressive, it reminded me of the famous question of whether a leopard could change its spots? The answer, of course, is no.