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Title: Joe Manchin's Travesty

From the Right / Rich Lowry /

BYLINE: By Rich Lowry

Congress has never cared much about truth-in-labeling, but even by its standards, "The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022" is laughably absurd.

The deal reached by West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin and Majority Leader Chuck Schumer is getting puffed up by the media as a presidency-revitalizing achievement for President Joe ...Read more

The Joy Of 61

From the Right / Rich Lowry /

Baseball is a game of numbers, and one of the most iconic of them, 61, is now in play.

New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge remains on pace to match or eclipse the single season home-run mark set by Roger Maris in 1961.

Technically, a trio of sluggers obliterated the Maris record in the late 1990s and early 2000s. But their gaudy totals are...Read more

Joe Biden's Bogus Climate Emergency

From the Right / Rich Lowry /

Word has come down from on high that it is now mandatory to refer to climate change as an "emergency."

Democrats and climate activists are urging President Joe Biden to declare a literal emergency to unlock powers allowing him to enact new measures without congressional approval.

"Congressional action to address the climate crisis appears to ...Read more

The Most Self-Destructive Force In The World

From the Right / Rich Lowry /

Without a doubt, the climate-obsessed green movement is the most stupidly self-destructive force in the world today, leaving a trail of irrationality and folly wherever it goes.

Consider its recent record of destroying the country of Sri Lanka, making Western Europe needlessly vulnerable to Vladimir Putin's energy blackmail and stoking higher ...Read more

Abortion Isn't Saving The Democrats

From the Right / Rich Lowry /

Democrats have been looking for a political lifeline and believe that the Dobbs case overturning Roe v. Wade is it.

The problem is that their radicalism makes them out of step on this issue, as they are on so many others.

A party that exists in its own echo chamber and that is more and more reliant on the votes of a highly educated, socially ...Read more



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