What’s the worst case, and the best case, that we can imagine for the next two years? Let’s look at the economics first. Republicans and the White House both seem determined to make the recession worse by reducing the budget deficit long before the economy is in recovery. The deficit commission’s two co-chairs have proposed […]
DES MOINES, Iowa — Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee said Sunday that Iowa voters likely launched a national movement when ousting three state Supreme Court justices who agreed with a decision to strike a ban on gay marriage. Huckabee was in Des Moines courting evangelical conservatives who pushed him to victory in Iowa’s leadoff precinct […]
Still up in the air: 2 House seats in California, 1 in Texas, and 2 in New York. Read the full story.
The Democratic lawmaker overtakes Republican Randy Altschuler on Long Island. Read the full story.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – North Korea’s effort to enrich uranium is typical of its defiance of the United Nations, and major powers including China must put pressure on Pyongyang to abandon its nuclear ambitions, senior U.S. officials said on Sunday. Read the full story
Next week, Foreign Policy magazine and its editor-in-chief Susan Glasser will be releasing its 2nd annual roster of the world’s greatest thinkers and doers in foreign policy. I have seen the list — and it’s impressively creative and eclectic. There is one name that is not on the FP100 who should be — and that […]
If Sen. John Ensign began last week with a declaration of his 2012 candidacy that earned him more raised eyebrows than ravenous applause, he got a moment at the end to shake his fist at his naysayers. … Still, Ensign lacks two things that would be necessary to wage a convincing fight. One is a […]
The Pentagon says a newly revealed facility could boost the nation’s nuclear weapons capability. Read the full story.
GOP insiders say her campaign was a model of dysfunction, as bad as Reid’s was good. Read the full story.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – North Korea’s effort to enrich uranium is typical of its defiance of the United Nations and major powers including China must put pressure on Pyongyang to abandon its nuclear ambitions, senior U.S. officials said on Sunday. Read the full story