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Poland unveils statue honoring Ronald Reagan and Pope John Paul II

By Doug Powers  •  July 15, 2012 01:23 PM


Reagan’s speech at the Brandenburg Gate, 25 years ago today

By Doug Powers  •  June 12, 2012 11:22 AM

“Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!”

Steny Hoyer: A Balanced Budget Amendment Would Make it Virtually Impossible to Raise Taxes

By Doug Powers  •  July 20, 2011 09:25 PM

**Written by Doug Powers If you’re on the fence as far as an opinion on a Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution, Steny Hoyer seems to be unwittingly trying to push you in the “pro” direction: (CNSNews.com) – House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D.-Md.) said on the House floor last night that if the balanced […]

Romney Touts Ability to Find Common Ground With Democrats

By Doug Powers  •  June 28, 2011 01:12 PM

Selling point?

Behar & Goldberg: Sleeping Air Traffic Controllers are the Fault of… Ronald Reagan

By Doug Powers  •  April 14, 2011 11:31 PM

Isn’t there a more recent scapegoat from the world of politics?

Yet Another Problem Obama Inherited From the Previous Administration: Sleeping Air Traffic Controllers

By Doug Powers  •  March 24, 2011 08:20 PM

Yes we can!

Obama Refers to Himself as ‘The Gipper’

By Doug Powers  •  February 12, 2011 10:22 AM

Life imitates parody

Reagan centennial: On life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness

By Michelle Malkin  •  February 6, 2011 12:00 AM

To mark the centennial celebration of Ronald Wilson Reagan’s birth, here he is in his own inimitable words on our unalienable rights to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness: LIFE. “Abortion and the Conscience of the Nation,” Human Life Review, 1983, reprinted 2004: We must all educate ourselves to the reality of the horrors […]

Time Mag: Obama Hearts Reagan

By Doug Powers  •  January 27, 2011 04:23 PM

**Written by Doug Powers After Obama won the election in 2008, Time Magazine, noticing that “New Deal II: This Time It’s Personal” was about to be released nationally, rode the wave: What a difference two years, some horrendously expensive spending (sorry: “targeted investment”) shams and pork orgies accompanied by the inevitable high unemployment, a sputtering […]

Tweet of the Day, and Reagan at 100

By Doug Powers  •  January 16, 2011 11:59 AM


Media Picks Up Latest White House Spin: Obama’s Humble… Just Like Reagan

By Doug Powers  •  December 26, 2010 05:13 PM

**Written by Doug Powers Yesterday, the New York Times, as a Christmas gift to those of us who enjoy laughing until pumpkin pie and egg nog shoots out our noses, published a piece about how President Obama has a natural penchant for humility: “I think it speaks volumes about the man’s temperament,” said Robert Dallek, […]

Hollywood Bringing ‘Reagan’ to the Big Screen; What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

By Doug Powers  •  September 8, 2010 09:38 AM

**Written by Doug Powers I thought for sure Oliver Stone would be the first to bring a film about Ronald Reagan to the big screen, but the fact that he’s not doesn’t mean the movie might not be Stone-esque in its approach to the movie: LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – The story of Ronald Reagan’s […]

“This is no time to repeat the shopworn panaceas of the New Deal, the Fair Deal and the Great Society.”

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 5, 2008 03:09 PM

Words of wisdom as relevant today as they were in 1975. Read ’em. Savor ’em. Live ’em. Brand ’em on your foreheads, Republican politicians. (Hat tip: Lisa) Like this:Like Loading…

Temperature check

By Michelle Malkin  •  February 6, 2008 11:26 AM

The morning after.

What's cooking at CPAC

By Michelle Malkin  •  February 6, 2008 09:04 AM

Right turn. Plus: Happy Birthday, Ronald Reagan!

Distorting the Reagan record

By Michelle Malkin  •  February 2, 2008 03:22 PM

Right and wrong.

Reagan vs. McCain on profits, business, and the free market

By Michelle Malkin  •  January 31, 2008 09:11 AM

Compare and contrast. Class warrior John McCain Edwards at last night’s GOP debate held at the Reagan Library (transcript): I think that we’ve got to return to the principle that you don’t lend money that can’t pay it back. I think that there’s some greedy people on Wall Street that perhaps need to be punished. […]

Photoblogging Santa Barbara/Reagan Ranch

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 20, 2007 12:36 AM

Rancho del Cielo.

The f-word and porn stars and CPAC, oh my

By Michelle Malkin  •  March 6, 2007 09:49 PM

***updates*** John Hawkins at Right Wing News writes “In Defense of Matt Sanchez.” B. Daniel Blatt skewers leftist attackers and argues: Matt Sanchez is a part of all that he has met. His past figures into the man he has become. But, people do have a right to their own private lives, to deal with […]

A Reagan CPAC flashback; ACU issues statement

By Michelle Malkin  •  March 5, 2007 04:41 PM

Ronald Reagan, CPAC speech, February 2, 1982: We must ask ourselves tonight how we can forge and wield a popular majority from one end of this country to the other, a majority united on basic, positive goals with a platform broad enough and deep enough to endure long into the future, far beyond the lifespan […]

Blogging and vlogging CPAC

By Michelle Malkin  •  March 1, 2007 02:30 AM

Bryan Preston, Ian Schwartz, Erick Stakelbeck, and I will be covering the 34th annual Conservative Political Action Conference for Hot Air. I’ll also liveblog events and photoblog here at mm.com throughout the 3-day conference. If you’re planning to attend, we’ll have a booth in the exhibitor hall that opens at 10am later today. In addition […]

Gerald Ford, RIP

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 26, 2006 11:49 PM

***update: Dec 27 756am Eastern Bush speaks…Ford “was a true gentleman who reflected the best in America’s character…he commanded the respect and earned the good will of all who had the privilege of knowing him…for a nation that needed healing and an office that needed a calm and steady hand, Gerald Ford came along when […]

Milton Friedman, R.I.P.

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 16, 2006 01:57 PM

One of America’s greatest intellectual heroes of freedom passed away last night. Here’s the Friedman Foundation’s statement: Today, upon news of the death of Nobel Laureate economist Dr. Milton Friedman, Gordon St. Angelo, president and CEO of the Milton and Rose D. Friedman Foundation, offered the following statement: America has lost a true visionary and […]

Another GOP Maalox moment

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 15, 2006 12:28 PM

Just when the MSM focus had fixed on the Democrats’ culture of corruption and business-as-usual, along come Beltway Republicans to remind us of how lame the GOP leadership is. Trent Lott is back. Flashback 2002: I called Trent Lott the Republican Party’s eternal Maalox moment. Nothing’s changed. Meanwhile, RNC chair Mel Martinez is demonizing grass-roots […]

How to handle hecklers

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 24, 2006 08:56 AM

Moonbats disrupt the Connecticut Senate debate. Three men (and one useless journalist wincing on the side) are on the stage. What do they do? Democrat Ned Lamont sits on his hands. Independent Joe Lieberman pouts. Moderator George Stephanopoulos wheedles. Republican Alan Schlesinger shows ’em all how it’s done. Watch the video and learn. *** The […]

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