The Corner

Final Point On The Pew Poll

It’s one thing to use a national sample that doesn’t try to select out voters when determining who goes to church, who’s happy or sad, or whether people believe there’s life on other planets. It’s another thing to do so when measuring attitudes toward a politician and thereby measuring the political fallout at a given moment. Where politics are concerned, the only thing that matters is the opinion of those who vote, because only the universe of voters can effect change.

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White House

For Democrats, the Party’s Over

If the Democrats are really tempted by impeachment, bring it on. Since the day after the 2016 election they have been threatening this, placing their chips on the Russian-collusion fantasy and then on the phantasmagoric charade of obstruction of justice. The attorney general accurately gave the ingredients of the ... Read More
Elections

The 24 Democrats

Every presidential primary ends with one winner and a lot of losers. Some might argue that one or two once-little-known candidates who overperform low expectations get to enjoy a form of moral victory. (Ben Carson and Rick Perry might be happy how the 2016 cycle ended, with both taking roles in Trump’s cabinet. ... Read More