Stephen Spruiell

Stephen Spruiell is a former staff reporter for National Review Online.

Stephen Spruiell is a former staff reporter for National Review Online.

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Cowboys Draft Preview

For the Cowboys, there’s no need to swing for the fences on offensive stars. Everyone’s happy with the way Dez Bryant turned out, so now it’s time to focus on defense. ...

GM’s IPO

Regarding the triumphalism attending GM’s IPO, let this post serve as a friendly reminder that GM still owes the U.S. government $43 billion; that its financing arm still owes $14.6 ...

The Left’s Deficit Reduction Plan

Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D., Ill.), who is a member of Obama’s fiscal commission, has put forward an alternative to the co-chairmen’s mark released last week. My take: “Many conservatives greeted ...

Obama and Free Trade

If you enjoyed my piece about the Obama administration’s ridiculous South Korea trade debacle last week, then you should really follow up by reading trade blogger Scott Lincicome’s coverage of ...

I’m on Bloggingheads

In the latest episode of bloggingheads.tv, Tim Fernholz and I recap the debate over the fiscal commission’s co-chairmen’s report and talk about the lame-duck session and the G-20 as well. ...