Middle Class on Townhall

Michael Barone - Thu Dec 8

Has Barack Obama's Democratic Party given up on winning the votes of the white working class? Thomas Edsall, the longtime Washington Post reporter now with The Huffington Post, thinks so. ... more

Steve Chapman - Thu Dec 8

Someday, when today's adults are old and gray, their grandchildren will sit down and ask, "What did you do in the class war?" You may not have noticed, but it seems we are in the midst of one. ... more

Debra J. Saunders - Thu Dec 8

In his big economics speech in Osawatomie, Kan., Tuesday, President Barack Obama asserted, "This is a make-or-break moment for the middle class." ... more

Paul Greenberg - Thu Dec 8

"Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence." --John Adams ... more

Mike Shedlock - Tue Nov 8

Michael Pettis at China Financial Markets asks the question "Will Greece unravel by Christmas?" ... more

Peter Ferrara - Thu Nov 3

At the Heritage Foundation last week, House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan demonstrated why he doesn't need to be running for President to be framing the debate for 2012. He delivered there on October 26 a breathtakingly beautiful speech on Saving the American Idea, which defines the Spirit of 2012. ... more

Bob Beauprez - Tue Nov 1

Barack Obama has a problem with numbers. Sometimes he just gets them wrong, and sometimes the numbers aren't very nice to him. ... more