Tag Archives: obama

Did the State Make You Great?

Charles Krauthammer, Washington Post“If you’ve got a business — you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen.”— Barack Obama, Roanoke, Va., July 13And who might that somebody else be…

Corrupt Media: Criticism of Obama Racist

John Nolte, BreitbartFinally fed up, the Romney campaign went on offense yesterday, ripping Obama for crony capitalism, Fast and Furious, and Obama's own past which includes admitted cocaine use, his association with more felons and notorious cha…

The Mobility Scorecard

Robert Samuelson, Washington PostWASHINGTON — In America, we believe that anyone can grow up to be anything.You want to be president? Go for it. Among recent presidents, Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Lyndon Johnson and Dwight Eisenhower all came from m…

Obama Lets the Cat Out of the Bag

Jennifer Rubin, Washington PostThere are two ways to respond to an onslaught of negative, vicious attacks. One is to say they are negative and vicious and to try to disprove them. But like birthers, the ones making the attacking continue to claim ther…

Obama: "You Didn’t Build That"

James Antle, The American SpectatorObama reminds us there's no "I" in government.During the 2008 presidential campaign, Barack Obama's slogan was"Yes, we can!" But if you thought that was an inspiring call forindividual e…

Smug Romney Team is Losing the Election

Charlie Cook, Natl JnrlThis presidential election is starting to confound me. The fundamentals are pulling strongly in favor of Mitt Romney, but it is becoming increasingly apparent that President Obama’s campaign seems consistently a half s…

Young Obama Voters Stick It to Themselves

Rich Lowry, New York PostGive the Obama Youth credit for this: At least they didn’t vote their self-interest.The cadres of college students and recent graduates who swooned and fainted for Barack Obama four years ago will long be remembered …

Big Government Image Is Obama’s Bane

Scott Clement, Washington PostPresident Obama and Democrats have fixated on Mitt Romney's work at Bain Capital as the keynote attack against the Republican hopeful, and recent polls show the attacks are making headway "” especi…

Obama Weakens Welfare Reform (Again)

Mickey Kaus, The Daily CallerObama weakens welfare reform (again): Here are some quick initial reactions to the administration's apparent surprising (and possibly illegal) attempt to grant waivers of the work requirements written, afte…

Why Obama Will Win on Likeability

Peter Beinart, The Daily BeastBack in 2004, I debated Jonah Goldberg about the presidential election. Bush will win, Jonah said, because after sniffing both of these guys for a while, Americans have simply decided they don't like Kerry very much….