Blogs

  • Paul Ryan On The Benghazi Select Committee

    House Budget Chair Paul Ryan joined me on Wednesday's show to discuss the establishment of the Select Committee on Benghazi: Audio 05-07hhs-ryan Transcript: HH: So pleased to welcome back to the Hugh Hewitt Show the chairman of the House Budget Committee, Paul Ryan. Chairman Ryan, welcome, great to have you.…

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  • Brian Lamb: Interviewing The Standard

    Previous Brian Lamb is in my opinion the best interviewer in America. He joins me for the entire show Tuesday to talk about his extraordinary career in broadcasting. His most recent book, Sundays At Eight is as much a joy to read as watching Lamb work has been these past…

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  • Brian Lamb: The Standard

    Brian Lamb: The Standard

    Brian Lamb is in my opinion the best interviewer in America. He joins me for the entire show Tuesday to talk about his extraordinary career in broadcasting. His most recent book, Sundays At Eight is as much a joy to read as watching Lamb work has been these past many…

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  • The Benghazi Committee

    The Benghazi Committee

    The selection of Congressman Trey Gowdy as Chair of the Select Committee on Benghazi by House Speaker John Boehner was the best act of the Speaker in this Congress. Gowdy has impressed most fair observers with his preparation for prior Benghazi hearings, his careful questioning, his command of the facts…

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  • The Oklahoma Heart Vs. the Abolitionist Heart

    Last week, Oklahoma authorities botched the execution of a murderer named Clayton Lockett. The execution by lethal injection took more than 40 minutes. According to witnesses, he twitched and gasped and said, “oh, man” after officials had thought he was unconscious. Opponents of the death penalty outdid one another in…

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  • THE WHITE HOUSE LIES ABOUT A SEX-ASSAULT “CRISIS”

    THE WHITE HOUSE LIES ABOUT A SEX-ASSAULT “CRISIS”

    The White House initiative to protect college students from sexual assault raises obvious questions: why trust Joe Biden and the feds to protect your children instead of counting on universities that already take thousands in your tuition money? Moreover, administration numbers on this issue obviously distort the truth. The White…

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  • OBAMA’S MISSED OPPORTUNITY FOR BREAKING GRIDLOCK

    OBAMA’S MISSED OPPORTUNITY FOR BREAKING GRIDLOCK

    In this sixth year of a broken presidency, even unabashedly liberal commentators like Frank Bruni and Maureen Dowd of the New York Times have come to decry the listless, unfocused, drifting nature of Barack Obama's leadership. In response, presidential apologists blame Republicans for the present paralysis since their stubborn hostility…

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  • Minorities Need Affirmative Action? That’s Racist – and Wrong

    Minorities Need Affirmative Action? That’s Racist – and Wrong

    The liberal insistence that minorities can't succeed without affirmative action isn't just racist; it's demonstrably wrong. In the wake of the recent Supreme Court decision affirming a state's right to ban race-based preferences in college admissions, many leftist commentators suggest that the participation in higher education by students of color…

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