Don’t Go Gaga over the Employment Picture

Look, I think it is great that the economy is adding nearly 300,000 jobs per month. We really do need that. But let's keep in mind the fact that the type of jobs being created are not the type we want: The numbers seem terrific: a whopping 295,000 new jobs created in February, with 3.3 …

Hillary Clinton Should Not Be President of the United States

The recent revelation that Hillary Clinton used a homebrew e-mail address to avoid disclosure requirements regarding e-mails--a home-brew e-mail address that was not secure and likely exposed communications to surveillance by foreign espionage agencies, mind you--should absolutely disqualify her from any consideration for the presidency. Clinton sought to evade transparency requirements, and she put the national …

What Was Hillary Clinton Thinking? And What Is Hillary Clinton Hiding?

Remember all of those news stories about how Sarah Palin used private e-mail accounts in order to conduct personal business? Sure you do. You probably also remember the concern and outrage over the possibility that private e-mails were used in order to circumvent transparency and disclosure rules; e-mails from Palin's official account would be subject …

Scott Walker Is the Right’s Barack Obama

One of the reasons why Barack Obama has been a successful politician is the fact that he has been fortunate in his choice of political opponents. Those opponents regularly make themselves look bad when they are seen as entertaining theories that the president was not born an American citizen, that he is a secret Muslim, …