VIDEO: Why Are We Still Fascinated by Nixon

VIDEO: Why Are We Still Fascinated by Nixon

PBS – NewsHour Interest in the character and legacy of President Richard Nixon has endured 40 years since his resignation. Judy Woodruff joins Beverly Gage of Yale University, Timothy Naftali of New York University, Patrick Buchanan, author of “The Greatest Comeback” and Luke Nichter, author of “The Nixon Tapes,” to discuss Nixon’s many facets and […]

40 Years Later, Still Trying to Define Presidential Power

40 Years Later, Still Trying to Define Presidential Power

By Peter Baker – The New York Times Patrick J. Buchanan celebrates Nixon in “The Greatest Comeback,” recalling the 1968 election he won after his previous defeats…. Talk of impeachment is in the air. A handful of conservatives issue statements and sell T-shirts promoting an impeachment their party leaders consider a fool’s errand. Democrats beat […]

Stop the Coming Obamnesty!

Stop the Coming Obamnesty!

By Patrick J. Buchanan According to Rep. Luis Gutierrez, Obama intends “to act broadly and generously” on behalf of the “millions and millions” of illegal immigrants in the United States today. Gutierrez, who meets often with the president, is implying that Obama, before Labor Day and by executive order, will grant de facto amnesty to […]

Impeachment, a Bridge Too Far

Impeachment, a Bridge Too Far

By Patrick J. Buchanan Increasingly, across this city, the “I” word is being heard. Impeachment is being brought up by Republicans outraged over Barack Obama’s usurpations of power and unilateral rewriting of laws. And Obama is taunting John Boehner and the GOP: “So sue me.” Democrats are talking impeachment to rally a lethargic base to […]