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No Clock Is Ticking

Too many in Washington seem to regard the P5+1 nuclear deal with Iran as an episode of the once-popular TV show 24. They think the clock starts counting down on ...

Obama Targets Defense for Cuts

Back when Washington used to worry about deficits, Bill Clinton suckered a conservative Congress into avoiding hard choices on domestic spending by gutting defense. Today, President Obama plans an instant ...

He Has a Dream

When the president talks about Middle East policy, it often seems as though he’s channeling his inner Jimmy Carter. Today, however, he seemed to be going for Martin Luther King ...