The Corner

Young & Restless

Alaska Republicans may be in the process of ousting Rep. Don Young. The returns from yesterday’s primary are still coming in, but as of right now, Young trails Lt. Gov. Sean Parnell by a few hundred votes. (Track the returns here.) It’s pretty clear that no matter what happens, Young — Mr. Bridge-to-Nowhere — won’t break 50 percent (there’s a minor third candidate). If he comes back to win, this seat may be in peril. Earlier this year, Gov. Sarah Palin endorsed Parnell. So did NRO.

John J. Miller — John J. Miller is the national correspondent for National Review and the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. His new book is Reading Around: Journalism on Authors, Artists, and Ideas.

Most Popular


Christine Blasey Ford Must Agree to Testify

When Americans went to bed last night, the path forward in the Brett Kavanaugh nomination battle seemed set. On Monday, the Senate Judiciary Committee — and the nation — would have an opportunity to watch Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford testify, under oath, about Ford’s claim that Kavanaugh brutally ... Read More
Law & the Courts

An Eleventh-Hour Ambush 

Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation has, like that of Clarence Thomas before him, been thrown into chaos with an eleventh-hour allegation of sexual misconduct. Christine Blasey Ford, now a California professor of psychology, told the Washington Post over the weekend that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her at a ... Read More