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Opinion: Manchin no real help against spending

Congress has never cared much about truth-in-labeling, but even by its standards, “The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022” is laughably absurd. The deal reached by West Virginia Se... — Updated 8/6/2022

 
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Opinion: Judge set up to break home-run record

Baseball is a game of numbers, and one of the most iconic of them, 61, is now in play. New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge remains on pace to match or eclipse the single-season... — Updated 7/30/2022

 
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Opinion: Green movement self-destructing

Without a doubt, the climate-obsessed green movement is the most stupidly self-destructive force in the world today, leaving a trail of irrationality and folly wherever it goes.... — Updated 7/23/2022

 
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Opinion: DeSantis way out of Trump crisis

If you thought Donald Trump represented a unique danger to the American system of government, you obviously haven’t been paying attention to the growing menace from Tallahassee. S... — Updated 7/16/2022

 
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Opinion: Biden needs a class in Econ 101

For Joe Biden, the buck stops with small independent business owners trying to make ends meet. Over the holiday weekend, the president slammed gas stations for the purported sin of... — Updated 7/9/2022

 
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Opinion: Roe was bad law to begin with

The left simply lost the intellectual and political fight over the direction of the Supreme Court but can’t bear to admit it. Progressives tell themselves instead that they’ve... — Updated 7/2/2022

 
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Opinion: If Biden says it, it can't be true

When President Joe Biden says something isn’t inevitable, it is time to count on it as a deadlock guarantee. The president’s handling of events has been poor and the same with... — Updated 6/25/2022

 
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Opinion: Harris disaster as vice president

The media taboo against talking about Joe Biden’s age and the obstacle it presents to his running again in 2024 is finally off. Which should put a lantern on another looming... — Updated 6/18/2022

 
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Opinion: Not all 'mass shootings' the same

The headlines coming out of last weekend were grim. Axios: “At least 54 injured, 11 killed in 7 separate mass shootings this weekend.” NBC News: “At least 12 dead in another... — Updated 6/11/2022

 
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Opinion: Biden making consequential missteps

The president of the United States is a blowhard -- again. If the country thought it was getting a buttoned-up, by-the-books communicator after four wildly undisciplined years of... — Updated 6/4/2022

 
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Opinion: Stolen election orthodoxy does nothing to help

Like Wyatt Earp after the gunfight at the O.K. Corral, Donald Trump and his allies mounted up for a vendetta ride in Georgia. Unlike Earp and his posse, though, Trump didn’t get... — Updated 5/28/2022

 
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Opinion: Fentanyl crisis will be long struggle

The United States is in the grips of a fentanyl crisis that doesn’t get nearly the attention it deserves. Yes, it’s important who owns Twitter, and interesting what some... — Updated 5/14/2022

 
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Opinion: Leak attempt to influence deliberations

Despite what you might have learned in high school civics, the Supreme Court really only has one role in our system of government -- to uphold Roe v. Wade. That’s the animating se... — Updated 5/7/2022

 
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Opinion: Vikings more than brutal invaders

The world clearly doesn’t have enough Viking movies, so here is “The Northman” to fill the gap. Critics have called the revenge epic based on the legend of the Viking prince... — Updated 4/30/2022

 
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Opinion: Musk may be just what Twitter needs

A year after being named Time magazine’s person of the year, Elon Musk is attempting to acquire Twitter. To listen to Musk’s critics, you’d believe it’s an act almost on... — Updated 4/23/2022

 
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Opinion: Hunter Biden should get more scrutiny

The walls evidently aren’t closing in on President Joe Biden. Despite the mainstream press finally taking up the sleazy business dealings discussed in emails found on Hunter... — Updated 4/9/2022

 
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Opinion: President may be doomed by inflation

Joe Biden is engaged in the most extensive test of whether an American president can survive elevated levels of inflation since Jimmy Carter, and it’s not going well. The latest... — Updated 4/2/2022

 
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Opinion: Siege of Mariupol bloody-minded work

An invading army surrounds a European city, cuts off its supplies, bombards it, and demands surrender. Is it 1346? 1631? 1870? 1941? Or 2022? The answer is any of the above, and... — Updated 3/26/2022

 
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Opinion: Trump not to blame for invasion

More than a year into the Biden presidency, Vladimir Putin has invaded a sovereign neighboring country and, of course, everyone knows who’s to blame — Biden’s predecessor. In... — Updated 3/19/2022

 
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Opinion: Fight against Russia making new heroes

If anyone had any doubt that Ukraine has its own national identity, the early days of the Russian invasion should have eliminated it. There’s been the stiff resistance of... — Updated 3/5/2022

 
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Opinion: BLM is losing the culture war

The Democratic party is finally realizing its vulnerability on culture issues, and perhaps no group better exemplifies the problem than Black Lives Matter. The group’s eponymous... — Updated 2/26/2022

 
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Opinion: 'Russiagate' came to absolutely nothing

From the perspective of several years ago, it’s the stuff of an implausible political thriller or a conspiratorial YouTube account. One presidential campaign spies on another as p... — Updated 2/19/2022

 
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Opinion: Spotify pledge reeks of shakedown

There have been many unpleasant paid jobs throughout history, from executioner to leech collector to nitpicker. Now, to this litany of gruesome and onerous work, must be added... — Updated 2/12/2022

 
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Opinion: Refusal to adapt puts normality on hold

Joe Biden was the candidate of normality who hasn’t been able to deliver it, particularly on the pandemic. This is not entirely his fault, obviously. He didn’t create the delta... — Updated 2/5/2022

 
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Youngkin delivers for VA families

Glenn Youngkin promised to be on the side of parents as Virginia governor, and on his first day in office, he delivered. The Republican issued an executive order allowing parents... — Updated 1/21/2022

 

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