Obama Ruins Kid’s Day

Ex-astronaut's advice to child: 'Study Russian'

The Discovery shuttle flew for the last time Tuesday, beginning in Cape Canaveral, Fla., on the back of a 747, looping around the monuments in Washington D.C., and landing in Virginia, where it will ultimately be transferred to the Udvar-Hazy annex of the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum.

The Buffett Bust

As Democrats struggle on message, Senate rejects Obama’s latest tax gimmick, 51-45

The Democratic-led Senate on Monday voted to reject President Obama’s most recent policy proposal—a tax increase on some 4,000 millionaires that would raise about $47 billion over the next decade.

The One Thing He Wants to Cut

Obama guts Defense R&D while pumping money into civilian labs

Domestic agencies such as the departments of Health and Human Services and Energy would receive a larger share of research and development funding than the Department of Defense under President Obama’s proposed fiscal year 2013 budget, according to a Washington Free Beacon analysis.

The Future of Fareed

CNN talk show host Zakaria could be on Obama short list for a top diplomatic post in a more flexible second term

A CNN pundit who has advocated nuclear containment of Iran and expressed antipathy towards American democracy is said to be on the short list for a top diplomatic post in a second Obama administration—perhaps even secretary of State. That is raising red flags across Capitol Hill and within foreign policy circles.