Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Mike Lee”

Bringing Montenegro into NATO Is a Mistake

It is foolish to extend a new security guarantee to a country that can’t possibly make us or the alliance more secure.

Posted March 28th, 2017

The Senate Votes This Week on Resolution Against Arms Sale to Saudi Arabia

A vote on stopping the arms sale will force tacit backers of the Saudi-led war to go on record.

Posted September 19th, 2016

Reform Conservatives and Foreign Policy: The Case of Rubio

Jim Antle highlights the work of Senators Lee and Paul in promoting …

Posted July 8th, 2014

The SOTU and the Four Republican Responses

This report on the four (yes, four) Republican responses to tonight’s speech …

Posted January 28th, 2014

Mike Lee’s Utah Problem

It is a common assumption that leading supporters of the GOP’s defunding/shutdown …

Posted October 23rd, 2013

Fighting for the Sake of Fighting (II)

This is a remarkable quote from Sen. Mike Lee on the shutdown …

Posted October 22nd, 2013

Escaping from Fantasy Politics

Ross Douthat suggests an alternative to “fantasy politics”: Well, I suppose one …

Posted October 11th, 2013

Senate Republicans Make a Spectacle of Themselves

The bizarre anti-Hagel effort has attached itself to the worst mistakes of the Bush administration.

Posted February 14th, 2013

American Exceptionalism and Dissident Conservatives

I don’t want to keep dwelling on the Pletka article all day, …

Posted January 4th, 2013

The Jury Isn’t “Still Out” on Iraq

Jim Antle replies to yesterday’s post on Cruz, Lee, and DeMint: But …

Posted August 8th, 2012

Ted Cruz’s Foreign Policy and the “Paul-DeMint Caucus”

Jim Antle comments on the growing number of Tea Party-aligned conservatives in …

Posted August 7th, 2012