Biden’s insulting response to our inflation crisis

President Joe Biden just set another record: The worst inflation since 1981, as consumer prices climbed a staggering 8.5% over the 12 months ending in March. That’s our sixth straight month of inflation above 6%, and our 11th straight month above 5%. The White House response? A waiver to allow usually banned sales of high-ethanol […]

Mets’ IL-bound Taijuan Walker shouldn’t be out an extended amount of time

PHILADELPHIA — Taijuan Walker received a positive diagnosis Tuesday in that he likely won’t be sidelined long term. But in the short term, the Mets have an opening in their rotation to consider. Walker was placed on the 10-day injured list with bursitis in his right shoulder, and before he can pitch again for the […]

Gas Prices Force Biden Into an Unlikely Embrace of Fossil Fuels

WASHINGTON — President Biden came into office promising to tackle the planet’s climate crisis. But rising gas prices, driven in part by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, have pushed the environmental-minded president to do something unlikely: embrace oil. On Tuesday, Mr. Biden traveled to Iowa, where he announced that the Environmental Protection Agency would temporarily lift […]

They Voted for Madison Cawthorn. Now They Think He’s ‘Unscrewed.’

FLETCHER, North Carolina—The people who packed into an event hall on the outskirts of Asheville on Monday night for a Republican primary debate should be Rep. Madison Cawthorn’s people. They ate up the MAGA red meat that the 26-year old congressman regularly dishes. They applauded at conspiracies of a stolen election, laughed at Speaker Nancy […]