Posts Tagged ‘William Kristol’

Morning Reading

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

IF YOU READ NOTHING ELSE

Ann Romney detailed her own health struggles and opens a window onto her life as a mom…there more to this than politics or a campaign speech.  Read the full story here.

A Smart Strategy for Romney

William Kristol, editor of The Weekly Standard offers a smart strategy making Mitt Romney President Romney. Read the strategy here. 

Republican Disenfranchisement Ends

Many Republicans felt disenfranchised by their party in 2008.  Delegates to the Republican National Convention were selected at a state convention.  Less than six-tenths of 1 percent of registered Republicans took part in the delegate selection process.  Not this time.

State Executive Committee members who govern the Republican Party listen to the complaints from 2008 and fixed the problem.  Their action will assure national convention delegates are selected by the voters during the May 8th primary as has been done historically.  Read more below.

Morning After Reading

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

Baby Talk

By William Kristol (The Weekly Standard.com)

I was struck by these sentences in President Obama’s speech.  Read the full story here.

Congress In the Lead

By David Brooks (The New York Times)

Some of us like to think big.  We thought at the beginning of this debt crisis that it might be possible to reach a Grand Bargain.  This deal would make a serious dent in the country’s awful debt problem.  It would begin to reform entitlements.  It would enough revenue to forestall ruinous cuts in domestic programs.  Read the full story here.