Right Turn: House GOP


Posted at 02:41 PM ET, 06/29/2012

Holder in contempt, Congress in a standoff

Let the House do its job.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:41 PM ET, 06/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  law, House GOP

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 06/26/2012

How to end the Holder stand-off: Fire him

He’s defying Congress — and he’s one lousy lawyer

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:30 PM ET, 06/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  law, House GOP

Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 06/13/2012

Ryan: ‘Let’s have this debate’

The House budget chairman relishes a fight between two visions.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:09 PM ET, 06/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Economy, House GOP

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 05/15/2012

Boehner: Watch out for that fiscal cliff

He pins the blame on Obama

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:00 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Economy, House GOP

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 05/10/2012

Paul Ryan interview (part 2)

Obamacare, immigration and the presidential election

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:45 AM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Budget, House GOP

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 03/27/2012

Ryan should take VP over Budget Committee

He’s got what Romney would need.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:30 AM ET, 03/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Budget, House GOP

Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 03/22/2012

Cantor risks muddying the Ryan tax plan

Why is he adding complication to the code now?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:02 PM ET, 03/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  House GOP

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 02/16/2012

Republicans lukewarm on payroll tax deal

The least-bad option.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:45 AM ET, 02/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, Senate Republicans, House GOP

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 02/03/2012

Can Obama run against a do-some-things Congress?

A productive week.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:00 AM ET, 02/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, House GOP

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 12/23/2011

The payroll tax cut denouement

McConnell clears the decks for 2012.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:00 AM ET, 12/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  House GOP, Taxes

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 12/21/2011

Make a deal on the payroll tax, and come back for more

Time to cut a deal.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:45 AM ET, 12/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, Taxes, House GOP

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 12/20/2011

Boehner honors Churchill

A special gesture for a special relationship.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:15 AM ET, 12/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  House GOP, foreign policy

Posted at 01:47 PM ET, 12/16/2011

Peter King on Gingrich’s problems with the truth

The New York congressman calls out former speaker

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:47 PM ET, 12/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  House GOP

Posted at 06:21 PM ET, 12/15/2011

Interview with Rep. Paul Ryan

As a new plan is announced, the White House is isolated, Ryan says.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  06:21 PM ET, 12/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, House GOP, Obamacare

Posted at 05:20 PM ET, 10/25/2011

Paul Ryan Speech: The politics of division

A serious address on big issues.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  05:20 PM ET, 10/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Economy, House GOP

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 10/14/2011

Why the defense budget needs to be preserved

Too much jeopardizes meeting what our current and future national security demands require.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:09 AM ET, 10/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, National Security, House GOP

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 10/13/2011

Congress passes free trade deals

Needless delay costs U.S. jobs.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:00 AM ET, 10/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Economy, Senate Republicans, House GOP

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 09/19/2011

Boehner on Israel: ‘Words matter’

Simple and eloquent

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:00 AM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Israel, House GOP

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 09/14/2011

NY-9: Oh yes, Obama has a Jewish problem

A stinging rebuke to the president.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 09/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, House GOP, American Jews, Israel

Posted at 01:04 PM ET, 08/10/2011

Supercommittee politics

GOP House and Senate representatives named

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:04 PM ET, 08/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, House GOP

Posted at 06:43 PM ET, 07/21/2011

Debt debate: End of the beginning

After a Senate vote Friday we’ll get down to business

By Jennifer Rubin  |  06:43 PM ET, 07/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, House GOP, Senate Democrats

Posted at 04:15 PM ET, 07/20/2011

Gang of Six reaction

Do Republicans even know what is in the deal?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:15 PM ET, 07/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, House GOP, Senate GOP

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 07/20/2011

House passes cut, cap and balance — and a deal is in sight

And a debt deal is in sight.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:30 AM ET, 07/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, House GOP

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 07/15/2011

Paul Ryan explains the Republicans’ position

Paul Ryan gives the rationale for the GOP’s debt stance

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:00 PM ET, 07/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, House GOP

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 07/13/2011

McConnell’s backup plan

Pressure on Obama builds to come up real cuts.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:30 AM ET, 07/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, House GOP, Senate Republicans

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 06/23/2011

Despite gross mismanagement, the Libya war must still be won

Republicans should demand a better strategy.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:30 PM ET, 06/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  foreign policy, House GOP

Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 06/20/2011

Conservatives put principle above party on Libya

Conservative gurus back Obama.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:19 PM ET, 06/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  foreign policy, House GOP

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 06/17/2011

War powers hypocrisy

John Yoo reminds conservatives of the Constitution.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:00 PM ET, 06/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  law, National Security, House GOP

Posted at 01:36 PM ET, 05/29/2011

Exclusive interview: Speaker John Boehner (part 2)

The Ohio Republican talks about the Tea Party, taxes and more

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:36 PM ET, 05/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, Economy, House GOP

Posted at 08:15 AM ET, 05/27/2011

Exclusive: Interview with House Speaker John Boehner (Part 1)

The House speaker on Medicare, the budget, Israel and more.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:15 AM ET, 05/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  House GOP, Budget, Obama White House

Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 04/07/2011

Speaker John Boehner surprises — again

John Boehner has surprised us.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:55 AM ET, 04/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  House GOP, Budget