Author Archives: Barbara Boland
Once a powerful voice against executive overreach, they’re perfectly fine with big deficits and the ends justifying the means.
Congress has stared into it and realized it doesn’t care. This latest spending bill is a travesty.
And his tense exchange with Trump underscores everything that’s wrong with our politics.
As the Pittsburgh shooting showed, we increasingly prefer tribe-affirming stories to Occam’s Razor.
Here, reputations are being destroyed, the Supreme Court confirmation process debased into a Colosseum fight.
Partisanship will make those who have suffered from sexual assault less likely to be believed, not more.
Few legal scholars have defined “high crimes and misdemeanors” as narrowly—or consistently—as he has.
Health care premiums are soaring. If Congress doesn’t grow a backbone and act, they’ll cede the issue to the left forever.
Here are eight things lawmakers can do to stop America from hemorrhaging debt.
Fresh off a gigantic spending binge, Republicans now say they want to eliminate the deficit. Uh-huh.
The latest federal budget puts the lie once and for all to Republican promises of fiscal restraint.
History has its share of political masterminds—he’s not one of them.
2018 is shaping up to be a busy year, even if there’s one thing Congress still won’t do.
This plan tinkers around the edges of current policy, creating winners—and losers.
The GOP’s tax package would spike the national debt. But is that reason enough not to support it?
from The American Conservative