Politics & Policy

Bad in Any Language

H.R. 4766, the “Native American Languages Preservation Act,” is scheduled to be considered by the U.S. House of Representatives under a suspension of the rules as early as today. This ...
Politics & Policy

Backward March

House Republican leaders have decided to fast track what they may think is a simple reauthorization of the Voting Rights Act, H.R. 9. In their haste, they may well be ...
Politics & Policy

The Costs of Amnesty

Given that Democratic Leader Harry Reid has threatened to filibuster any immigration bill that does not include amnesty for illegal aliens, someone should ask him a basic question: What happens ...

“Happy Holidays”? Oy, Vey!

My good friend Don Feder’s group, <A HREF=”http://www.jews4fairness.org/index.php”>Jews Against Anti-Christian Defamation, will be holding a press conference on the topic, “Jews For It’s OK to Say ‘Merry Christmas’ “ at 1:30 ...

Re: Va Race

Virginia viewers of the post-Redskins-Eagles ESPN Sportscenter were graced with a political ad entirely in Spanish, a Service Employees International Union endorsement of Democrat Tim Kaine in tomorrow’s Virginia governor’s race. In a joint campaign ...

“Fact” Sheet

People for the American Way has issued a 24-page preliminary report on Judge Alito. On page nine, PFAW complains about Alito’s ruling in Pemberthy v. Beyer, 19 F.3d 857 ...
Politics & Policy

What Does The Aba Know?

Why would the famously detail-oriented Harriet Miers submit a questionnaire so incomplete that the Senate Judiciary Committee has asked her to try again? There is some evidence that she may ...

Stevens Plays Senate Hardball

Senator Ted Stevens (R-Alaska) has just threatened to resign from the Senate should it dare vote for the Coburn <A HREF=”http://corner.nationalreview.com/05_10_16_corner-archive.asp#080238″>amendment to defund the “bridge to nowhere.” In the meantime he has ...

Language and “Guestworkers”

Language is another problem for amnesty’s cousin, a guest worker program, as Slate’s Eric Weiner reported: What happens to a country when most of its workforce is foreign? Many things, it turns ...