A Capital View


January 2008


Another Mr. Fix-It?

By |

According to Mitt Romney, Washington is broken and he's going to fix it when elected.

The Republican presidential candidate is dreaming. There are 535 members of Congress, many in his own party, a stubborn bureaucracy, and a tough press corps who will present some challenges to that promise.

Romney ...

Read More

TAGS:
Romney, Mitt
2008 presidential election

GOP's Focus Is Fear

By |

According to Washington insiders in the Grand Old Party, their political focus this year against Democrats will be on fear.

Of course, they don't say it.

But a revealing poll of insiders in the National Journal magazine this week says it all. Their three biggest political strengths, the GOP ...

Read More

TAGS:
Republican Party

Bush and Clinton Fatigue

By |

For some time, the nation has endured Bush fatigue. There is evidence now that Clinton fatigue may be affecting those already worn out by George W. Bush.

No one should count Sen. Hillary Clinton out of the Democratic race—yet. But the inevitability of her capturing the nomination has been shattered ...

Read More

TAGS:
Clinton, Hillary
Iowa caucus

You Might Also Like


See More