Just wanted to say your analysis of why lobbyists exist is brilliant. So much so, I said the same thing last fall when looking at the unintended, but clearly predictable, consequences of McCain-Feingold (please, if you would be so kind, see it here).p>I am a long-time print subscriber, and I visit the website daily. Please keep up the outstanding work. br> — Seton Motley /p> p> Why does it seem that your magazine is against having the members of Congress behave in an ethical manner? It is funny that you support the party which promotes what you call true values in our country, especially Christian values, is now questioning the need for ethical values! I guess that ethics should be expected only of the Democrats, and Republicans need not behave in an ethical manner. They have the right to misuse funds donated for elections, even threaten people to donate in order to buy the right that should belong to all Americans, the right to have access to their elected officials. br> — Jim br> South Carolina
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?