Articles in Category: 'George W. Bush'

By: Michael Barone | Posted: April 25, 2013 3:55 AM

Tomorrow, the George W. Bush Presidential Center will be dedicated at Southern Methodist University in Texas. It's a good time to look back on the performance of the 43rd president, who has been almost entirely missing from the public stage these past four years.

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: April 9, 2013 3:55 AM

That America created only 88,000 jobs in March, less than half the number anticipated, was jolting news, indicating the recovery that the White House has boasted about may not be at hand.

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: March 21, 2013 3:55 AM
Rarely does a political party issue a document so scathingly critical of itself and its most recent presidential nominee as the report of the five-member Growth and Opportunity Project of the Republican National Committee.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: March 18, 2013 3:55 AM

In an opinion article in the Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Republican Sen. Rob Portman announced that he has changed his mind and now supports same-sex marriage.

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: February 28, 2013 3:55 AM
Barack Obama is said to believe that he can win the political fight over the sequester. That's certainly the conventional wisdom.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: February 14, 2013 3:55 AM
Presidents' State of the Union addresses are delivered in the chamber of the House of Representatives in the Capitol.
 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: January 19, 2013 3:55 AM

This is the time I should be grousing about the cost of a second-term liberal president's inauguration. Have at those hypocritical Democrats, right? Wrong. I'm not going to do it. 

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: December 24, 2012 3:55 AM
Last week, Republicans proved they are not a governing party. Next week we will see whether Democrats are.
 
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By: George Will | Posted: December 22, 2012 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- Ideas are not responsible for the people who believe them, but when evaluating Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's ideas for making the Senate more like the House of Representatives, consider the source.
 
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By: Mona Charen | Posted: November 27, 2012 3:55 AM
Post-election season is a time for healing, for putting aside the rancor of a long campaign and rediscovering what unites us. It has not been that way this year.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: November 26, 2012 3:55 AM
In Washington, Americans have two-party government, with a Democratic president and Senate and a Republican House. We had it before November's election and will have it again for the next two years.
 
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By: Mona Charen | Posted: November 10, 2012 3:55 AM
The pundit world will now eviscerate Mitt Romney, a man who, had he garnered just a few hundred thousand more votes in a few key districts, would have been hailed as a political genius.
 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: November 9, 2012 3:55 AM
After its second defeat at the hands of Barack Obama, under whom unemployment has never been lower than the day George W. Bush left office, the Republican Party has at last awakened to its existential crisis. 
 
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By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: November 8, 2012 3:55 AM
"When you see that in order to produce, you need to obtain permission from men who produce nothing; when you see that money is flowing to those who deal not in goods, but in favors; when you see that men get rich more easily by graft than by work, and your laws no longer protect you against them, but protect them against you ... you may know that your society is doomed." – Ayn Rand
 
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By: George Will | Posted: November 8, 2012 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- America's 57th presidential election revealed that a second important national institution is on an unsustainable trajectory.

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: November 1, 2012 3:55 AM
As the East Coast recoils from Hurricane Sandy, the political news is of new states suddenly inundated with presidential campaign ads. First Wisconsin, then Pennsylvania, more recently Minnesota.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: September 24, 2012 3:55 AM

"The most important lesson I've learned is that you can't change Washington from the inside," Barack Obama said in an interview Thursday on the Spanish-language Univision network. "You can only change it from the outside."

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: September 18, 2012 3:55 AM
"Oh, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet,

"Till Earth and Sky stand presently at God's great Judgment Seat."
 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: September 15, 2012 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- "This time, the imbeciles have won."
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: September 6, 2012 3:55 AM
"One question, Mr. President," read the words on the front cover of this week's Economist, behind a silhouette of the back of Barack Obama's head, "just what would you do with another four years?"
 
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