The Corner

‘Letting Wall St. Write Its Own Rules’

That’s Obama’s caricature of Republicans, whereas under his enlightened leadership, those selfish malefactors are under strict regulatory control. Note then today’s New York Times story saying that when regulators were looking askance at MF Global, the influence of Jon Corzine, Democratic poobah, was sufficient to call them off. So much for the regulatory state. Combine this with Solyndra and you get regulation and corruption to spare!

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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