Thompson spokesman Jeff Sadosky responded to a couple of follow
ups to last night’s debate:
1. Is his indexing of social security benefits to inflation a concrete proposal? “Yes, switching to indexing the adjustment to prices from wages could actually make up more than the entire anticipated shortfall in Social Security, depending on how it is implemented.” Does he rule out tax increases? “Yes.”
2. What about the need to call in the attorneys on Iran? “Senator Thompson made it known last night that when it comes to our national security, it won’t be his attorneys that he will first sit down with, it will be his generals.”
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?