John Boehner is in Charge of The Country What Will the Speaker of the House Do?

No one in Washington has covered themselves in glory over this government shutdown. But there is one man who has emerged with all the influence he could have asked for, and it’s the same man who most of the Washington establishment reserves so much of their professional scorn for. I’m talking, of course, about the little-loved Speaker of the House, John Boehner. Continue reading

The Think Tank: Fixing America in 5 Not-So-Easy Steps

Here are five ideas that would work to make things better and help get past the budget showdown. Now, if only Washington was still in the business of proposing solutions. Continue reading