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A Republican Primary With No Real Competition

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 02.20.2012 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

The most striking aspect of this primary season has not been the search by many conservative voters for an alternative to Mitt Romney. Rather, the main story of the Republican primary season has been that the race has been extraordinarily uncompetitive.

Gingrich ventures took in more than $105 million over a decade's time

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 01.22.2012 | Politics
The Center for Public Integrity

By Peter H. Stone, iWatch NewsThe three pillars of what's often dubbed Newt Inc. -- two for-profit groups and one defunct political committee -- rak...

The Debt Ceiling and Obama's Silence

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 10.01.2011 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

In the face of opportunist and selfish behavior, Obama was faced with several options, none of which were good. In the end, he decided that to avoid default and greater economic problems he would simply capitulate to the Republican demands.

Obama's Elitism, Republican Principled Ignorance and the Debt Ceiling Debate

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 09.24.2011 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

Should the U.S. not increase its debt ceiling, the country will likely face higher interest rates, another spike in joblessness, inability to pay basic expenses, and, almost inevitably, higher taxes in the not too distant future.

Remembering Reagan

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

23 years after leaving office, almost seven years after his death and 100 years after his birth, Reagan is a legitimate icon. While the elements of his legacy can, and must, be challenged, it remains true that in death, Reagan remains largely Teflon.

Obama and the Compromise Fallacy

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

Obama's penchant for compromise has come at the expense of leadership. While leaders need to know when to compromise, they also need to know when to stand up fight for their positions. For Obama, the choice has always been the former.

Making an Obama Presidency a Success

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

A truly successful Obama administration will not only succeed legislatively, but strengthen the Democratic Party moving forward. These two goals are obviously closely linked.

WATCH: Live From Location Of McCain's Walter Reed Photo Snafu

Lee Stranahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Lee Stranahan

This controversial report from a former student at Walter Reed Middle School rips the lid off of the scandal that left America asking "Seriously, WTF ...