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Politics & Policy

Clearing the High Bar

Tom Donnelly’s critique of President Bush as a wartime commander is as succinct a compilation of nearsighted conventional wisdom as one can find anywhere. Particularly as his essay pertains to ...
Politics & Policy

Secretary McCain

President-Elect Barack Obama said during the campaign that just ended that he would appoint Republicans to his Cabinet. His purpose in making such a commitment is to demonstrate his intent ...
Politics & Policy

Mitt for the Mitten

What do Mitt Romney and Sam Houston have in common? Okay; not much…yet. But with his departure from the 2008 presidential contest, the former Massachusetts governor could pull a Houston ...