The Corner

GOP freshman

HuelskampDemand that Harry Reid “shoot the ball” “It takes a deadline to get these guys to do what they should have done a long time ago,” … aren’t paying enough attention to the rider .. “very strong position” … enunciated in H.R. 1“That’s like being in a fourway relay race and telling the first guy not to run fast because it’s only the second and third and fourth guys that really matter,” “We need to cut everywhere we can“We can’t allow them to go down that road for another six months”“We can’t allow Kathleen sibelisu six more months to cripple the healthcare system; we can’t allow the EPA another six months to push its global warming agenda, we can’t have six months of funding abortions,” “Harry Reid and democrats threatened to shutdown government over planned parenthood,” … “Talk about radical”  “lack of urgency on democrats ““when these folks can’t find a few billions in saving now,” refused to pass the budget that’s what upsets people the most… refuse to do basic things we expect … “Actually having the debate is a victory” … “Democrats have refused to debate our trillion dollar deficit, they demanded we have trillion dollar deficits.” “abysmal failure” “They’re on defense, that’s why they don’t want to debate “The United States Senate is supposed to be the greatest deliberate body in the history of the world, but Harry Reid won’t let them debate because he knows they’re going to lose.”

“We were sent here to reform government not to destroy it,” said Rep. Rick Crawford (R., Ark.)

Andrew StilesAndrew Stiles is a political reporter for National Review Online. He previously worked at the Washington Free Beacon, and was an intern at The Hill newspaper. Stiles is a 2009 ...

Most Popular

Film & TV

A Film for All Christians

‘The growing good of the world is partly dependent on unhistoric acts,” wrote George Eliot in Middlemarch, “and that things are not so ill with you and me as they might have been, is half owing to the number who lived faithfully a hidden life, and rest in unvisited tombs.” The passage provides the title ... Read More
Film & TV

A Film for All Christians

‘The growing good of the world is partly dependent on unhistoric acts,” wrote George Eliot in Middlemarch, “and that things are not so ill with you and me as they might have been, is half owing to the number who lived faithfully a hidden life, and rest in unvisited tombs.” The passage provides the title ... Read More
Law & the Courts

The FBI’s Corrupt Cops

White-collar criminals should hope for one thing this Christmas: that they get to live under the Horowitz rules. Michael Horowitz has testified that he found no evidence of political bias on the part of the decision makers who, under the Obama administration, relied on hilariously implausible “evidence” ... Read More
Law & the Courts

The FBI’s Corrupt Cops

White-collar criminals should hope for one thing this Christmas: that they get to live under the Horowitz rules. Michael Horowitz has testified that he found no evidence of political bias on the part of the decision makers who, under the Obama administration, relied on hilariously implausible “evidence” ... Read More
White House

The Horowitz Report and the Power of Inertia

The best thing I've read about the report is by Julian Sanchez. An excerpt: The heart of the Horowitz report deals with the Carter Page FISA application, and documents a progression that ought to sound familiar to anyone who’s studied the history of the intelligence community: An investigation begins with a ... Read More
White House

The Horowitz Report and the Power of Inertia

The best thing I've read about the report is by Julian Sanchez. An excerpt: The heart of the Horowitz report deals with the Carter Page FISA application, and documents a progression that ought to sound familiar to anyone who’s studied the history of the intelligence community: An investigation begins with a ... Read More