Sequestration on Townhall

Michael Gerson - Mon Mar 18

Declining national influence is a choice, and America seems to be making it. ... more

Brent Bozell - Fri Mar 15

ABC News really knows how to cause a coffee spit-take. All you have to do is introduce George Stephanopoulos talking to President Obama and put these hyperbolic words on screen: "No Holds Barred." ... more

Jackie Gingrich Cushman - Thu Mar 14

As a corporate budgeter, I learned decades ago that only a few people can look at an organization's money, corporation's money or someone else's money and spend it as if it were their own money -- i.e., very deliberately, based on the priorities and values of the organization. ... more

Tim Phillips - Wed Mar 13

Today, White House tours remain closed thanks to a petulant President who insists that somebody, anybody, feel some pain over the sequester cuts that trimmed a modest 2 cents on the dollar from the $3.6 trillion federal budget. ... more

Daniel J. Mitchell - Tue Mar 12

I despise the corrupt Washington game of obtaining unearned wealth thanks to the sleazy interaction of lobbyists, politicians, bureaucrats, and interest groups. So you can imagine my unfettered joy when reading about how this odious process is being curtailed by sequestration. ... more

Byron York - Mon Mar 11

The little secret of sequestration is that the Obama administration could fix much of the problem pretty quickly. But it doesn't want to. ... more

Todd Starnes - Sun Mar 10

A group of Kansas teenagers says the Obama Administration has ruined their spring break trip to Washington, D.C. after their tour of the White House was canceled – a victim of the Sequester. ... more

Steve Deace - Sat Mar 9

Begin transmission…not sure how much longer I can keep this thing on…but it’s important you know what happened here…I kept a running diary of our final few days…it all started with the Sequester. ... more

Ed Feulner - Sat Mar 9

Dire predictions about the fate of certain government programs were hardly in short supply recently, as sequester-related budget cuts loomed. So it was hardly a surprise when Education Secretary Arne Duncan got in on the act. ... more

Michael Barone - Thu Mar 7

The Dow set a new high on Tuesday, but the larger economy is a different story. What if today's sluggish economic growth turns out to be the new normal? That's the unsettling question asked by some of our most creative economic thinkers. ... more

Cal Thomas - Thu Mar 7

The Broadway musical "Annie" is enjoying another revival on Broadway. The show opened during the Carter administration when America was in need of some optimism. "The sun'll come out tomorrow," sang Annie, and with the election of Ronald Reagan in 1980, for a while, it did. ... more

Emmett Tyrrell - Thu Mar 7

I do not know about you, but to me this sequestration imbroglio is getting interesting. Last week, I wrote of my surprise that a basic untruth was being repeated over and over again by the White House, to wit, that the Republicans were responsible for the monstrosity of sequestration. ... more

Michael Reagan - Thu Mar 7

Take President Obama and his Cabinet of Liars, please. We all know what dirty tricks they played to try and stop the sequester's automatic budget cuts from happening. ... more

Bob Barr - Wed Mar 6

Sequester cuts had barely gone into effect last week when the uber-liberal started shrilly whining that conservative barbarians were destroying the country. ... more

John Stossel - Wed Mar 6

If you're reading this, you've survived the "sequester" cuts! That may surprise you, since President Obama likened the sequester to taking a "meat cleaver" to government. ... more

Brent Bozell - Wed Mar 6

Barack Obama's strategy going into the scheduled sequestration was to hit the panic button, over and over again, putting the very Obama-friendly media into a heavy rotation of disaster metaphors. ... more

Ben Shapiro - Wed Mar 6

For years, conservatives have been split on whether President Barack Obama is incompetent or whether he is malicious. ... more

03/6/2013 - Wed Mar 6

“Closing the White House is absurd. It’s a joke,” the former GOP presidential candidate said on Fox News’s “Fox & Friends.” ... more

Bill Murchison - Tue Mar 5

The Wizard of Washington, prior to unleashing his anti-sequester campaign, might have benefited from a sneak preview of the Disney saga. ... more

Virginia - Tue Mar 5

NewsBusted takes a comedic look at last week's headlines. ... more