Jim DeMint

Jim DeMint is the chairman of the Conservative Partnership Institute.

Politics & Policy

Constitution of No

When a reporter asked House speaker Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) during a press conference last year where the Constitution granted Congress the authority to enact an individual health-insurance mandate, she ...
Politics & Policy

Principles Before Policies

In the 1980s, Ronald Reagan singlehandedly turned around the American economy. On the heels of the lackluster Carter years that saw high inflation and a poorly performing economy, Reagan proposed ...
Politics & Policy

Amnesty Immediate

It will only take a moment. If Congress passes the current immigration bill being debated in the Senate, President Bush will sign the legislation, and in so doing, offer immediate ...
Politics & Policy

Learning to Let Go

Forty years ago, the front pages of U.S. newspapers were asking “Can America Compete?” At the time, we were falling behind Russia in the space race, and Americans were wondering ...