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Taxation without representation?!

The president's executive imperialism reaches comic proportions

Distinguished Pol of the Week

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President Obama is stocking his second term with political loyalists instead of competent leaders.

Jack Lew’s truth problem

Jack Lew has not demonstrated the most important quality we need in a Treasury secretary.

Legislative traffic jam

By design or ineptness, the White House is setting up a series of confrontational face-offs that will limit agreement and progress on major policy issues.

Obama’s nominees settle it: A more radical, confrontational term

Obama chooses confrontational nominees all of a like mind.