Right Turn: Sequester


Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 12/10/2013

Budget follies

An anticipated budget deal has the shutdown squad in hysterics.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:26 PM ET, 12/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, Sequester

Posted at 05:58 PM ET, 06/05/2013

Serial unkept promises on national security

The president has abandoned our troops, our allies and oppressed people around the world.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  05:58 PM ET, 06/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chuck Hagel, Foreign policy, National Security, Sequester, Syria

Posted at 02:06 PM ET, 04/30/2013

Obama press conference: Does he believe what he is saying?

Listening to his press conference leaves little doubt as to why the president's second term is a disaster.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:06 PM ET, 04/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Obamacare, President Obama, Sequester, Syria

Posted at 07:36 PM ET, 04/26/2013

Obama's FAA collapse

The president crumbles again on the sequester.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  07:36 PM ET, 04/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, FAA, Sequester

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 04/24/2013

The White House's FAA fakery

The Obama administration is up to its old tricks, trying to extort taxpayers by hold air travellers hostage.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:31 PM ET, 04/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, FAA, Sequester

Posted at 02:27 PM ET, 04/15/2013

How much should we really spend on defense?

How to rationalize defense spending?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:27 PM ET, 04/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Defense, Gen. David Petraeus, National Security, Sequester

Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 04/07/2013

Time to align the budget with reality

Politicians must realign priorities.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:02 PM ET, 04/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, economy, Sequester

Posted at 02:16 PM ET, 03/01/2013

Sequester buffoonery on display

No wonder the White House was so incensed over Bob Woodward's insistence that it was the originator of the sequester.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:16 PM ET, 03/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cuts, Obama White House, Press conference, Sequester

Posted at 10:13 AM ET, 03/01/2013

Sequester hysteria will haunt Obama

The sequester is a nightmare -- for the White House.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:13 AM ET, 03/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  civil servants, cuts, Sequester

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 02/28/2013

The Obama White House and the media

Bullying the press corps

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:30 PM ET, 02/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Woodward, mainstream media, Media bias, Sequester

Posted at 03:13 PM ET, 02/27/2013

Sequester fabrication revealed

The White House admits its sequestration exaggeration.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:13 PM ET, 02/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, Media bias, Sequester

Posted at 12:42 PM ET, 02/27/2013

'A kind of madness'

President Obama's gamesmanship is the height of irresponsibility.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:42 PM ET, 02/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sequester

Posted at 01:47 PM ET, 02/22/2013

White House and media cry wolf

The sequester will leave domestic discretionary spending 10 percent higher than in 2008.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:47 PM ET, 02/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, defense spending, domestic spending, Sequester

Posted at 01:14 PM ET, 02/21/2013

Why do we let hysterics run our government?

The howls about sequester doom are untethered to reality.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:14 PM ET, 02/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, Sequester, taxes

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 02/19/2013

Sequester posturing

Liberals delude themselves if they think the GOP is going to back away from the sequester.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:30 AM ET, 02/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, Defense, Sequester, taxes

Posted at 03:33 PM ET, 02/05/2013

White House sequester antics

Republicans reject the president's invitation to raise taxes in lieu of the sequester.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:33 PM ET, 02/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, Fiscal Cliff, Sequester, taxes