Pat Fitzgerald:
A 'special' prosecutor

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Unlike Archibald Cox and Lawrence Walsh, Patrick Fitzgerald is no posturing partisan who assumed he had been chosen by Divine Providence to take on a White House and more…

The sacrifice of Harriet Miers

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- By withdrawing her nomination, Harriet Miers spared herself an agonizing inquisition and probable rejection by the Senate and did George W. Bush the greatest service of her career. more…

2,000 dead – and for what?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- These are not the halcyon days of George W. Bush. With his approval rating below 40 percent, his reputation as a decisive leader ravaged by Katrina, his conservative more…

The greatest scandal

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- While President Bush and his War Cabinet bear full moral responsibility for Iraq, they could not have taken us to war without the complicity of the "adversary press" more…

Bush's faith-based war

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "This is a very positive day ... for world peace," said President Bush, following the referendum on a new Iraqi constitution. "Democracies are peaceful countries." Considering that Iraq more…

'Sexism' and the first family

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Asked on NBC's "Today" show if criticism of the Harriet Miers nomination might be rooted in sexism, first lady Laura Bush seemed to welcome the question. "I think more…

The lynching of Bill Bennett

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "You could abort every black baby in this country, and your crime rate would go down." Had Bill Bennett advanced this as a suggestion worthy of discussion, he more…

Why did Bush do it?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "Sometimes, party loyalty asks too much," said JFK. In asking conservatives to support Harriet Miers, prior to full Judiciary Committee hearings, George W. Bush asks too much. Trust more…

Bush recoils from greatness

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Handed a once-in-a-generation opportunity to return the Supreme Court to constitutionalism, George W. Bush passed over a dozen of the finest jurists of his day – to name more…

The GOP's broken hammer

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- The photo on Page 3 of the Washington Times was a metaphor for the Bush administration and the Republican Party. It is a shot of the most powerful more…