The Biden Election Stimulus

The Biden Election Stimulus

Democrats and Republicans are starting to negotiate over another huge spending bill, and the question for Republicans is why they would want to repeat the biggest mistake from the last one? That’s precisely what they would do if they follow…

Trump’s Virus Non-Message

Trump’s Virus Non-Message

President Trump’s coronavirus management ratings have been plummeting (67% disapproved in an ABC/Ipsos poll last week) and if a better public-relations plan is in the works, it’s not apparent. Wednesday’s news on this front was an op-ed by Peter Navarro,…

A Loss for Europe’s Antitrust Abusers

A Loss for Europe’s Antitrust Abusers

High-tax European governments would love nothing better than to milk profitable American tech giants for all the revenue they can get. Efforts to do it directly by passing new tax laws have failed so far. And on Wednesday a European…

Show Unions the Money

Show Unions the Money

Imagine if your employees announced one day that they won’t return to work until the following conditions are met: The U.S. economy must be made more equal, and Congress must pass, among other things, Medicare for All and $500 billion…

2020 Gives New Meaning to ‘Viral Campaign’

2020 Gives New Meaning to ‘Viral Campaign’

Covid-19 has transformed so many things, from work and school to travel and simple human interactions. Politics hasn’t escaped alteration. Take the national conventions. These sprawling political festivals draw delegates, party leaders, donors, activists and journalists, as well as the…

Notable & Quotable: Eric Holder on Clinton’s Pardons

Former Deputy Attorney General Eric Holder, testifying at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on “President Clinton’s Eleventh Hour Pardons,” Feb. 14, 2001: On Friday, January 19 . . ., I received a phone call from Mr. [Marc Rich’s attorney Jack] Quinn at about…

Oh Yes, Ban the Redskins

Oh Yes, Ban the Redskins

For now, the Washington Redskins are just the Washington Something or Others, a team with no name. After holding out for years against the inertial forces of political correctness, the Washington football team caved. Hmm, maybe “caved” is inappropriate language…

Does Biden Remember How He Beat Sanders?

Does Biden Remember How He Beat Sanders?

Former Vice President Joe Biden is consistently leading President Donald Trump in public opinion polls ahead of this November’s election. But the Trump campaign says the president has the edge because his supporters are more enthusiastic. Mr. Biden seems to…

The Politics of Hydroxychloroquine

The Politics of Hydroxychloroquine

Hubert Humphrey began his career as a pharmacist before going into politics. Today’s politicians sometimes seem to have the opposite aspiration. President Trump “pushes dangerous, disproven drugs,” Joe Biden declares in his “Plan to Beat Covid-19.” “Our country is now…

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