Lame Duck on Townhall

Derek Hunter - Thu Jan 23

Ken Blackwell - Fri Nov 16

With no time to recover from a thorough election day whooping, Republicans in a lame duck Congress are facing an even worse budgetary nightmare than last year. ... more

Phyllis Schlafly - Tue Nov 6

The current Congress hasn't finished its mischief. It still has the opportunity to do bad things in the upcoming lame-duck session, a period when members of Congress who are already defeated will have the opportunity to vote without concern for voter approval. ... more

Dan Holler - Mon Nov 5

Regardless of the outcome of Tuesday’s presidential election, Barack Obama will immediately become a lame duck. That is not to say he will be powerless, but he will never again have to face the wrath of American voters. ... more

Frank Gaffney - Tue Sep 27

To the uninitiated, Vladimir Putin has seemingly just undertaken what President Obama might call a "reset" of the Russian political landscape. ... more

Rich Galen - Wed Sep 21

The Popular Press is swooning over what they consider to be the new-found potency in President Barack Obama's demands that the Congress pass his Jobs Bill. ... more

Frank Gaffney - Mon Aug 15

Straw polls are notoriously overrated. This observation applies especially to the over-hyped one held most recently in Ames, Iowa over the weekend. ... more

Rich Galen - Mon Jul 18

Barack Obama may be the most surprising President in the history of the Republic. In his two-and-a-half years in office, no matter what has happened, it seems to have come as a surprise to him. ... more

Frank Gaffney - Tue Jun 14

If Robert Gates is as serious as he seems to be regarding the future of the U.S. military, he has one last opportunity to prove it. ... more

Michael Barone - Mon May 16

Barack Obama's immigration speech in El Paso on May 10 was an exercise in electioneering and hypocrisy. Hypocrisy because while Obama complained about "politicians" blocking comprehensive immigration bills, he was one of them himself. ... more

Michelle Malkin - Fri Feb 4

Oops, they did it again. President Obama's grabby-handed environmental bureaucrats have earned yet another spanking from the federal judiciary over their "determined disregard" of the rule of law. ... more

Michael Medved - Wed Jan 26

Positioning yourself as the party of nastiness and polarization may play well with small elements of your base, but can hardly qualify as a winning political strategy. ... more

Frank Gaffney - Mon Jan 24

In 1892, Rudyard Kipling wrote a poem about the paradigmatic British soldier, Tommy Atkins, and his paradigmatic treatment at the hands of an indolent democratic society that takes him for granted - until he is needed. ... more

Howard Rich - Thu Jan 20

Paced by California and Illinois, state governments across the country continue to mimic the unsustainable fiscal excesses of the federal government. ... more

Howard Rich - Thu Jan 13

Lost amid the partisan posturing over the proposed repeal of Obamacare is a stark, unavoidable fiscal reality. ... more

Paul Jacob - Sun Jan 9

The federal government's debt spirals out of control, the new House looks askance at sending it ever higher ... and Chicken Little is the consulting economist. ... more