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To be unready for war is to invite one.

Five years in to the Obama administration, the president has never proposed shrinking any part of the federal government -- except the clearly constitutional function of defending the peace.

To be unready for war is to invite one.
posted on: Feb 27, 2014 | author: Paul Gleiser

The real minimum wage: $0.00.

When it comes to things they oppose, Democrats well understand that when you raise the price of something you get less of it. But then they come to the minimum wage and that understanding vanishes.

The <em>real</em> minimum wage: $0.00.
posted on: Feb 20, 2014 | author: Paul Gleiser

We may wind up being glad Obamacare passed.

Whatever else happens with Obamacare, one thing is fairly certain. The next proposed big-government solution to a real or perceived big societal problem is likely to be met with considerable skepticism.

We may wind up being <em>glad</em> Obamacare passed.
posted on: Feb 13, 2014 | author: Paul Gleiser

CBO: Fewer fulltime workers under Obamacare.

The Congressional Budget Office projects 2.5 million fewer fulltime workers by 2017 as a result of Obamacare.

CBO: Fewer fulltime workers under Obamacare.
posted on: Feb 6, 2014 | author: Paul Gleiser
Wendy Davis’s inauthentic authenticity.

Wendy Davis’s inauthentic authenticity.

posted on: Jan 23, 2014 | author: Paul Gleiser

What emerges from Wendy Davis’s story and its discrepancies is that she embellished or outright fabricated parts of her story to make it more appealing to her base.

Does this economy make me look weak?

Does this economy make me look weak?

posted on: Jan 16, 2014 | author: Paul Gleiser

Year upon year upon year of middling poor national economic data is revealing proof of weak national leadership.

The 50 year war.

The 50 year war.

posted on: Jan 9, 2014 | author: Paul Gleiser

The poverty rate in America stands essentially unchanged from its level on this day 50 years ago. If nothing else, the War of Poverty has proved the words of the scripture in which Jesus said, “The poor you will always have with you.”

What this conservative believes.

What this conservative believes.

posted on: Jan 3, 2014 | author: Paul Gleiser

I believe in the sovereignty of the individual. Therefore I believe in personal responsibility. I believe in the duty of self help and in the freedom that flows from self-reliance.

Feeding His flock.

Feeding His flock.

posted on: Dec 26, 2013 | author: Paul Gleiser

Recently, in an apostolic statement Pope Francis said, in effect, that capitalism is OK with him on the condition that we feed the poor. I say, with all deference to the Holy Father, that we can feed the poor only on the condition that we have capitalism.

Boomers: ‘Sorry, but we spent all the money.’

Boomers: ‘Sorry, but we spent all the money.’

posted on: Dec 19, 2013 | author: Paul Gleiser

America's post-war wealth is now gone and in its place stands a mountain of debt that our kids will shoulder all the way to their graves.

If you want peace, prepare for war.

If you want peace, prepare for war.

posted on: Dec 12, 2013 | author: Paul Gleiser

The United States did not seek the role of defender of world peace. We were doomed to it by the events of the mid 20th century.

Failure in real time.

Failure in real time.

posted on: Dec 5, 2013 | author: Paul Gleiser

Liberals believe that there is no societal ill that does not call for a massive dose of government – despite now four full generations of compelling evidence to the contrary.

Dems for repeal.

Dems for repeal.

posted on: Nov 21, 2013 | author: Paul Gleiser

Good policy is good politics and the best possible policy is to get this horrendous law off the books as quickly as possible.

Obamacare: As unnecessary as it is unworkable.

Obamacare: As unnecessary as it is unworkable.

posted on: Nov 14, 2013 | author: Paul Gleiser

Liberals imagine that a large population must have the oversight and control of a small, highly-educated circle of elites. From such imaginings emerge bad ideas like Obamacare.

Read my lips. You can keep your health plan.

Read my lips. You can keep your health plan.

posted on: Oct 31, 2013 | author: Paul Gleiser

Until Obamacare went “live,” most people viewed the debate on health care as purely political and mostly abstract. Now it's real and the reality is causing heartburn for the Obama administration.

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