Politics & Policy

An America That Works

At our annual policy retreat two weeks ago, House Republicans outlined the framework of our 2014 agenda, entitled “An America That Works.” While we were discussing policies that would create ...

Obamacare: Untenable & Unconstitutional

U.S. District Court Judge Henry Hudson from the Eastern District of Virginia is at the center of major national news today following his important ruling that the central tenet of ...

Restoring Madison’s Vision

Two hundred twenty-one years ago, James Madison was elected to Congress from Virginia. I have been reflecting recently on what the “Father of the Constitution” might have to say if ...

A Tale of Two Meetings

It’s a tale of two meetings. Yesterday, I sat alongside Speaker Pelosi, Steny Hoyer, John Boehner, and a bipartisan group of other congressional leaders to reaffirm to Israeli prime minister Benjamin ...

Kitchen-Table Disconnect vs. a No-Cost Jobs Plan

Families across America have begun planning for the holidays, and this year they are working harder, spending less, and worrying more. Unfortunately, Washington is not doing the same. The disconnect between Washington ...

A Matter of Priorities

Under fire for its management of a wave of problems, the Obama administration has reached into its bag of tricks and pulled out a new bogeyman: Fox News. Given the seriousness ...

A Focus on Jobs

There has been a lot of talk recently about the Obama administration’s proposed tax credit for job creation, and today’s NRO editorial gets it exactly right. If the administration and congressional ...

Please Read the Bill, Mr. President

During his speech before a joint session of Congress last week, President Obama addressed voter skepticism about his health-care overhaul. The fact remains that tens of millions of Americans are ...

Three Health-Care Guarantees

Rather than moving quickly to reform our health-care system, it’s more important that we get it done right. Such a massive undertaking requires thoughtful and scrupulous consideration because any mistakes ...