The Corner

You Know What This Financial Crisis Has Sorely Lacked?

An opportunity for members of Congress to grandstand about the role of private economic actors, executive-branch regulators, and, really, anyone besides themselves in causing it. Senators Byron Dorgan and John McCain have a solution to this problem, at least.

Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.