Republicans Totally Not Disappointed with 2012 Candidates At All

By: Friday May 27, 2011 6:01 pm

Every time I look at the field of Republican candidates for president, I find myself distinctly… underwhelmed. Apparently it’s not just me:

In Standoffs with Congress, Presidents Almost Always Win

By: Friday December 17, 2010 2:06 pm

If the president issues a public veto threat in order to keep a major promise, that has popular support, the President is almost always going to win in the end.

Mark Warner’s Chocolate Fountain Remorse

By: Tuesday November 9, 2010 12:30 pm

What journalist Matt Bai and Virginia’s junior Senator Mark Warner choose not to understand is that centrism is an ideology even more stubborn than the left or right they love to attack, but an ideology that got us into the mess we’re in now, both fiscally and electorally.

Matt Bai Needs New Economics Advisers

By: Friday September 24, 2010 6:10 am

First Bai put his own thoughts about Social Security into the mouth of a congressman who repudiated him. Now he doubles down on his ignorance.

Earl Blumenauer: Leading the Way for “Progressive” Democrats to Cut Social Security

By: Friday August 27, 2010 9:30 am

Earl Blumenauer is Lanny Davis in a bow tie. He’s an unprincipled hack who hides behind schtick, wagging his finger in exhortations to “civility” while shamelessly betraying every promise he makes.

NYT and Matt Bai Falsely Call Social Security Trust Fund a “Lottery”

By: Thursday August 26, 2010 1:30 am

Matt Bai has a NYT article ostensibly about Democratic Congressman Earl Blumenauer and his willingness to cut wasteful spending to reduce the deficit — no news there — but Bai turns it into a dishonest hit piece on the Social Security Trust Fund.

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