Ramesh Ponnuru

Vice President Rand Paul?

Senator Rand Paul’s libertarianism (support for drastically smaller government and suspicion of foreign entanglements and the security state) sets him apart from the rest of the potential Republican candidates for president. That difference is almost certainly a net negative for his chances of winning the presidential race. But it also means he has a better… Read more »

‘Obama Scandals’ Could Actually Hurt Republicans

Republican politicians and activists can barely contain their glee at the simultaneous eruption of three major controversies about the Obama administration. Conservatives are at a low boil over the administration’s dissembling about its actions after the attacks on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya. The public is concerned about the targeting of conservative groups… Read more »