The Corner

It’s an Up-or-Down Vote on Abortion Funding

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi D-Calif., said Monday she won’t modify language addressing federal funding for abortion services and restrictions banning undocumented immigrants from participating in health insurance exchanges— two areas of major controversy—created under the Senate-passed version of health care overhaul (HR 3590). Pelosi also would not make promises about future legislation to address abortion funding or health care access for illegal immigrants.

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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
PC Culture

TV Before PC

Affixing one’s glance to the rear-view mirror is usually as ill-advised as staring at one’s own reflection. Still, what a delight it was on Wednesday to see a fresh rendition of “Those Were the Days,” from All in the Family, a show I haven’t watched for nearly 40 years. This time it was Woody Harrelson ... Read More