How Afghanistan Has Become Another Notch in China’s Belt
Our disastrous withdrawal paved the way for a partnership between the Taliban and Xi Jinping’s regime.
Biden’s response to the border crisis is more about messaging than looking for an actual policy solution.
Tuesday’s Make-or-Break Debt Limit Meeting
Deadline pressure is mounting for Kevin McCarthy and Joe Biden to work out a deal.
Biden Withholds Weapons That Could Help Ukraine Win the War
Cluster munitions are controversial, but the potential benefits outweigh the risks.
Elon Musk’s unseriousness about free speech laid bare.
Emperor Malarkey I
The president doesn’t just get to bark orders at Congress.
The Expiration of Title 42
The migrant surge came early.
Can the CIA Fix Its Workplace Sexual Violence Problem?
The agency has taken steps to address its mishandling of assault claims, but it warrants independent scrutiny.
James Comer is trying very hard to tie the president to the investigation of Hunter Biden.
The Old Deal
Zombie New Dealers to the left of me and the right.
The end of Title 42 may be an inflection point in Biden’s presidency.
Could the Hunter Biden Probe Prompt New Ethics Legislation?
Some Senate Democrats are open to it.
The GOP Takes an Immigration Victory Lap
House Republicans pass their border bill despite intraparty drama.
Microsoft Issues Warning About Chinese AI That Microsoft Helped Create
The company’s China outpost has trained scientists who’ve gone on to work for top surveillance companies.
Our China Self-Own
Failing to improve our immigration policy gives our biggest competitor a leg up on skilled labor.
Death of a Talking Point
Returning to the tax policies of the 1950s would make our deficits worse.