Archive: August 12, 2007 - August 18, 2007

Today's Hot Topic: The Padilla Verdict

Editorial boards and columnists ponder its meaning for Padilla and the Constitution.

By Rob Anderson | August 17, 2007; 10:26 AM ET | Comments (5)

Today's Columns: The Rove We Don't Know

In The Washington Post, Michael Gerson argues that despite his reputation, Karl Rove is the "opposite of a cynical political operator."

By Rob Anderson | August 17, 2007; 9:52 AM ET | Email a Comment

Today's Editorials: Pay for Good Grades?

USA Today supports plans in school districts across the country to pay students for improving their attendance and grades.

By Rob Anderson | August 17, 2007; 9:50 AM ET | Comments (1)

Today's Hot Topics: Iran and Fred Thompson

Should the United States label Iran's Revolutionary Guard a terrorist organization? And is Fred Thompson ready to run for president?

By Rob Anderson | August 16, 2007; 10:20 AM ET | Comments (7)

Today's Columns: Why the ACLU Should Love Gonzales

In USA Today, Jonathan Turley explains why the ACLU should name a wing after Attorney General Alberto Gonzales.

By Rob Anderson | August 16, 2007; 9:25 AM ET | Email a Comment

Today's Editorials: Is the Mine Disaster Republicans' Fault?

The New York Times blames the slow response to the Crandall Canyon Mine disaster partly on the Bush administration and other Republican lawmakers.

By Rob Anderson | August 16, 2007; 9:19 AM ET | Comments (4)

Today's Hot Topic: Veto Advice

Surprise: The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal disagree!

By Rob Anderson | August 15, 2007; 9:11 AM ET | Email a Comment

Today's Columns: Rove's Place in History

Future historians will have a hard time understanding why Karl Rove's contemporaries thought he was a political genius, says Washington Post columnist Harold Meyerson.

By Rob Anderson | August 15, 2007; 9:07 AM ET | Email a Comment

Today's Editorials: Hasta La Vista, Universal Healthcare

The Wall Street Journal notes that Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's universal health-care plan for California is about to collapse.

By Rob Anderson | August 15, 2007; 9:04 AM ET | Email a Comment

Today's Hot Topic: Rove's Farewell

Karl, we hardly knew ye: Editorial boards and op-ed columnists opine on Rove's departure.

By Rob Anderson | August 14, 2007; 9:23 AM ET | Comments (17)

Today's Columns: Hillary and African-Americans

USA Today columnist DeWayne Wickham explains how Hillary Clinton enjoys "a comfort level with blacks that few white politicians enjoy."

By Rob Anderson | August 14, 2007; 9:08 AM ET | Email a Comment

Today's Editorials: What Financial Crisis?

The New York Times argues that the Bush administration has yet to "fully grasp the seriousness" of U.S. financial markets' decline.

By Rob Anderson | August 14, 2007; 9:06 AM ET | Email a Comment

Today's Hot Topics: Immigration Mistakes

The New York Times and a Wall Street Journal columnist criticize the immigration reform initiatives President Bush hasn't even announced yet.

By Rob Anderson | August 13, 2007; 9:14 AM ET | Comments (33)

Today's Columns: Rove Resigns

In the Wall Street Journal, Paul Gigot talks to Karl Rove about his decision to leave the White House.

By Rob Anderson | August 13, 2007; 9:09 AM ET | Email a Comment

Today's Editorials: The WSJ Applauds Hillary

The Wall Street Journal approves of Hillary Clinton's refusal to swear off campaign contributions from lobbyists.

By Rob Anderson | August 13, 2007; 9:06 AM ET | Email a Comment

 

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