Our Chastened President

Commentary Magazine | Published on January 23, 2014

By Peter Wehner

When he ran for president, Barack Obama promised to heal our planet. He has ended up doing grave damage to our country.

ObamaCare’s Mandate Meltdown

New York Post | Published on January 19, 2014

By James C. Capretta and Jeffrey H. Anderson

ObamaCare’s authors wanted to use the carrot of subsidies and the stick of the individual mandate to make the law work, but neither is effective enough to make ObamaCare truly take off.

Let Reagan Be Reagan

Commentary Magazine | Published on January 21, 2014

By Peter Wehner

Ronald Reagan was a principled conservative, not a rigid ideologue. Those who consider themselves his heirs should model themselves after the real, not imaginary, Reagan.

The Emerging Conservative Effort to Help the Poor

e21 | Published on January 13, 2014

By James C. Capretta

President Obama’s focus on income inequality is an opportunity for conservatives to critique the status quo and propose reforms to genuinely help the poor.

The HHS Mandate Goes Live

National Review Online | Published on January 6, 2014

By James C. Capretta

The HHS mandate has always been about politics, not health care. It was pursued to provoke a fight and divide the electorate ahead of the 2012 election.