Author Archives: Wick Allison

Did the IRS Win the Election for Obama?

Stan Veuger of the American Enterprise Institute and a group of colleagues …

Can Democrats Win Texas? Is the GOP Toast?

Looking at the results of the last three election cycles, it seems …

Grassroots? Dick Armey’s $8 Million Payout

Being a patriot has never been so profitable.  

Best Headline of the Day

“America’s 50 Worst State Legislatures” Hat tip to Mother Jones. The article …

The Real GOP Fiasco: Fairness

Why the Bush tax cuts for the rich have to go.

Holding the House: Races the GOP Needs to Win

We’ve worried recently about analyses showing the GOP could lose the House (and …

Dallas Fed President on Why He Opposed QE3

Richard Fisher says we don’t know much about why the economy is …

Could the GOP Lose the House? Egads!

Sam Wang at the Princeton Election Consortium is the first I’ve seen to …

How to Get Your Comment Published

A number of people have wondered why their comments on a particular …

Caracas, 1958; Benghazi, 2012

On May 13, 1958, the limousine carrying then-Vice President Richard Nixon was …

The Times and “Isolationism”

About that nifty little chart in yesterday’s Times Scott McConnell noted below, I have a …

Low Turnout for NY Races Underscores Centrocracy’s Weakness

Leo Linbeck makes the point in his “Why Congress Doesn’t Work” that …

Gentleman Bruiser

Bill Rusher built National Review — and stymied Rupert Murdoch.