PIE Opinions

The Border Crisis Is Worse than Obama’s ‘Katrina Moment’

Comments 72 Texas congressman Henry Cuellar, a Democrat, earned the ire of his party this week by wondering aloud if President Obama’s refusal to travel to the border would be his “Katrina moment.” “He should come down,” the representative told Fox News’s Neil Cavuto. Cuellar knows well what is […] Click here to view original web page at www.nationalreview.com Read More »

Democrats Are Running Out of States to Flip

In assessing the future of politics, former Obama campaign manager David Plouffe offered an eye-catching prediction in The  Wall Street Journal ‘s op-ed page Monday: The Republican strongholds of Arizona, Georgia, and, yes, Texas, are poised to become swing states over the next couple of decades. His projection shouldn’t […] Click here to view original web page at www.nationaljournal.com Read More »

A Window Opens Onto the Left-Wing Conspiracy

The Democracy Alliance is not a famous organization, but it deserves to be. The Alliance consists of approximately 100 rich liberals who have taken upon themselves the task of coordinating America’s many left-wing organizations to promote a single radical agenda. The Alliance does not publicize the names of its […] Click here to view original web page at www.powerlineblog.com Read More »

Hey Professors Hands Off Your Grad Students!

Some things in academia never change. Even in an age when the feminists apparently control everything , it seems that the practice of older (usually male) scholars sleeping with much younger (usually female) graduate students is alive and … well, I wouldn’t say “well.” With two such relationships making […] Click here to view original web page at www.slate.com Read More »

Boehner’s Brilliant Lawsuit

John Boehner’s plan, in which he proposes to sue President Barack Obama for violating the Constitutional role of the presidency, is important and brilliant. I am an attorney, with a keen interest in both politics and law. I have read and studied the U.S. Supreme Court precedents in question. Pundits with […] Click here to view original web page at www.americanthinker.com Read More »

The Supreme Court reins in government bullies

Two 5 to 4 decisions this week, on the final decision day of the Supreme Court’s term, dealt with issues that illustrate the legal consequences of political tactics by today’s progressives. One case demonstrated how progressivism’s achievement, the regulatory state, manufactures social strife and can do so in ways […] Click here to view original web page at www.washingtonpost.com Read More »

Obama’s singular achievement: the Middle East in flames

According to Vice President Joe Biden, “ending” conflict in Iraq was supposed to be Barack Obama’s greatest achievement . But now we’re witnessing an entire region in turmoil. There were red lines and then there were none. Hosni Mubarak had to go and was replaced by the Muslim Brotherhood. […] Click here to view original web page at allenbwest.com Read More »

It may be too difficult for Hillary Clinton to reinvent herself

Oops, Hillary Flubs At Trying To Play Gun Control Expert While Calling For New Gun Bans

Hillary Rodham Clinton has a sparkling résumé but she is also captive to that biography. Experience is her greatest asset but she is constrained by her longevity in the public arena. She knows plenty — but perhaps too much to become an aspirational presidential candidate offering unlimited possibilities. She can evoke realism but can she seize the future?… Click here ... Read More »

Why liberals should stop trying to ‘help’ black Americans

The civil-rights struggles of the mid-20th century were liberalism at its best. The efforts culminated in the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965, which outlawed racial discrimination in employment and education and ensured the ability of blacks to register and vote… Click here to view original web page at nypost.com Read More »