Hurricane Sandy on Townhall

Daniel J. Mitchell - Tue Nov 6

Notwithstanding all this history, politicians oftentimes can’t resist doing the wrong thing. ... more

New York, NY - Tue Nov 6

“FEMA is as much a failure now as at the time of Katrina.” ... more

New York, NY - Tue Nov 6

Meinecke discusses something that might be missing from the polls with Neil Cavuto. ... more

Mary Grabar - Mon Nov 5

Liberal media outlets presented President Obama as a competent and compassionate leader in the time of a natural disaster, last week’s Hurricane Sandy. Some attribute Obama’s slight bump up in the polls to the hurricane. ... more

Kevin McCullough - Sun Nov 4

I don't know about you, but I can't wait for this election to be concluded. Maybe it's because I live in the New York City metro and we've been force-fed a dose of "real life"--right up in our face--this week, maybe its because we all need to focus on genuinely important priorities, but for whatever reason I have "2012 Fatigue." ... more

Katie Pavlich - Sat Nov 3

Ron Meyer - Sat Nov 3

On Friday night, swing-voters across the nation saw a one-minute advertisement paid for by the Red Cross featuring President Barack Obama. ... more

Lisa De Pasquale - Sat Nov 3

Following Hurricane Sandy’s massive devastation across the northeast, many were quick to tie it to “climate change” (you know, what “global warming” and the “new ice age” used to be.). In a blog post on Tuesday, former Vice President Al Gore wrote “Hurricane Sandy is a disturbing sign of things to come. We must heed this warning and act quickly to solve the climate crisis. Dirty energy makes dirty weather.” ... more

Kathryn Lopez - Sat Nov 3

We usually assist in Africa and other impoverished areas around the world, just like Red Cross does, said Sgt. Angelo A. Sedacca of the NYPD, talking about his work with the Knights of Malta, a Catholic charitable organization in more 120 countries throughout the world. ... more

Rich Tucker - Sat Nov 3

Hurricane Sandy was an invader, one that splashed ashore with as much destructive power as any foreign (or perhaps interstellar) invader could hope to bring to bear against our coasts. Thus, in the opinion of economist Paul Krugman, the storm should help boost the American economy. ... more

Crystal Wright - Sat Nov 3

What’s clear about the past four years is President Barack Obama hasn’t done anything to improve the US economy. ... more

Jerry Bowyer - Sat Nov 3

This week there has been a great deal of analysis about whether Hurricane Sandy would affect the election. That analysis was interesting enough, but what I’m more concerned about is what the hurricane will reveal about us. ... more

Jonah Goldberg - Fri Nov 2

If President Obama had the time for some introspection on the campaign trail, he might take offense at all the media speculation (and in many cases wishful thinking gussied up as speculation) that his response to Hurricane Sandy will give him the edge going into Election Day. ... more

Frank Gaffney - Thu Nov 1

Barack Obama faces not one but two perfect storms. He may actually be grateful for the meteorological one if it predictably helps obscure the political one at least for the next week. ... more

Hugh Hewitt - Thu Nov 1

You want good news about the election? Start with Rove. You want to scare yourself even though Halloween is over? Read Sons of Cincinnatus. Nate Silver predicts that there is a 87.342% chance you will read both because people following this election read everything. ... more

Rich Galen - Wed Oct 31

For those of us of a certain age, the name "Sandy" has been connected with a comic strip character named "Little Orphan Annie." Annie, a plucky little girl who never aged much because she had been born on February 29, had a dog. The dog's name was "Sandy." ... more

Seaside Heights, NJ - Wed Oct 31

Helicopters capture aerial view of the hurricane's destruction. ... more