• The Last Non-Story Story Of 2014

    By all accounts, Representative Steve Scalise is a very good and decent man. His colleague from across the aisle, Rep. Cedric L. Richmond, the only black Louisiana Democrat in Congress, confirms this. From the Washington Post story by By Ed O'Keefe and Robert Costa: “I don't think Steve Scalise has…

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  • Jeb v. The Rest

    by Brian Fahy & Garrett Fahy In politics as in life, past is prologue. Thus, a Bush is the first candidate to announce that he may be running for president, this time in 2016. Jeb Bush's announcement to seek the most consequential job on earth, made in the most underwhelming…

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  • The Future Of Broadcast News And Punditry

    I hope you had a chance to listen to yesterday's show. Guest hosting for me was Lanhee Chen, the David and Diane Steffy Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution; director of Domestic Policy Studies and lecturer in the Public Policy Program at Stanford University and a lecturer in law at…

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  • Common Core and The 2016 GOP Nomination

    My Monday column for the Washington Examiner will focus on the same subject as does the lead op-ed in today's New York Times opinion section: Common Core. The early link to my column is here. The link to the Times' column, “Rage Against The Common Core,” is here. Read them…

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  • Wars and Rumors of War

    If you are headed to the mall today to make returns and use the gift cards before you misplace them, and you are stopping by a Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million or any of the independents, be sure to read this New York Times' essay by Michiko Kakutani on the long…

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  • “Race And The Race”

    Politico's Katie Gluecjk and Tarini Parti anticipate a lot of the coverage of the GOP's 2016 field with an early focus on the diverse backgrounds of the GOP field. This storyline has been hiding in plain sight for a long while, but when Jeb Bush started the race in motion…

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  • Governor Rick Perry On 2016 –And Johnny Football

    Texas Governor Rick Perry joined me in hour three of my show Tuesday to discuss the end of his 14-year run in the Austin statehouse –and perhaps the start of his 2016 campaign– with a side of Johnny Football thrown in: Audio: 12-23hhs-perry Transcript: HH: So pleased to welcome back…

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