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‘Wrong Choice’: Republican Banking Committee Members Blast Biden’s ‘Radical’ Nominee After She Withdraws Nomination

‘Wrong Choice’: Republican Banking Committee Members Blast Biden’s ‘Radical’ Nominee After She Withdraws Nomination

Harry Wilmerding Members of both the House and Senate Banking Committees criticized President Joe Biden’s nominee to head the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Saule Omarova, after she withdrew her nomination Monday. House and Senate Ranking Member Republicans highlighted Omarova’s “radical” ideology regarding the American financial system after it became obvious that her […]

Commentary | Ideology, Not Data, Drives DA’s Pro-Criminal Crusade

Commentary | Ideology, Not Data, Drives DA’s Pro-Criminal Crusade

Editorial By Eric Siddall  Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón says that “science and data” justify his criminal justice policies, including his decision to eliminate sentencing enhancements and abandon the three strikes law. According to Gascón, scientific evidence unequivocally confirms that longer sentences harm public safety by boosting repeat offenses. “While initial incarceration prevents crime through […]

The World on January 20, 2017

The World on January 20, 2017

By Victor Davis Hanson, March 14, 2017   Red-blue tensions at home, mounting dangers abroad.   Most Americans are worried about our domestic crises. Obama left office after doubling the debt to $20 trillion. Near-zero interest rates over eight years have impoverished an entire generation of seniors — and yet remain key to servicing the […]