The Corner

Looks Like Rangel’s Going to Cave…

…on the Alternative Minimum Tax. Unfortunately, your tax refund will still be late thanks to the delay in passage.

I always wondered why Republicans were so bad when they were in the majority — the spending, the prescription drug bill, Leave No Child Behind, etc. Maybe it’s unavoidable. Democrats are proving to be even less effective from the majority at promoting their agenda — I call them mercifully unproductive.

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White House

What Is Hillary Clinton Thinking?

When Homer Simpson looks in the mirror, he sees ripped chest muscles and arms like the trunks of beech trees. When Hillary Clinton looks in the mirror, she sees America’s sweetheart. She thinks: America adores me. She thinks: America already chose me to be president once! She thinks: Everyone is comparing me ... Read More
Law & the Courts

Grassley’s Kangaroo Court

So now it looks like next Thursday. On Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s manifestly meritorious nomination to the Supreme Court, what was supposed to be the vote out of the Senate Judiciary Committee this past Thursday now appears to be sliding into a hearing to be held next Thursday. Or, who knows, maybe a Thursday ... Read More