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Author Archives: Charles Krauthammer / Syndicated Columnist

Will Crimea invasion wake Obama?

WASHINGTON – The president of the Los Angeles World Affairs Council challenges critics of President Obama’s Ukraine policy by saying “What are you going to do, send the 101st Airborne into Crimea?”

Putin’s gambit with Ukraine’s future

WASHINGTON – Henry Kissinger once pointed out that since Peter the Great, Russia had been expanding at the rate of one Belgium per year.

Now you can decide if you’ll work

WASHINGTON – In the ongoing saga of the Affordable Care Act, oddly referred to by Democrats as the law of the land even as it is amended at will by presidential fiat, we are beginning to understand the extent of its war on jobs.

Save Canada from pipeline limbo

WASHINGTON – Fixated as we Americans are on Canada’s three most attention-getting exports – polar vortexes, Alberta clippers and the antics of Toronto’s addled mayor – we’ve somewhat overlooked a major feature of Canada’s current relations with the United States: extreme annoyance.

Gates confirms Obama’s duplicity

WASHINGTON – By early 2011, writes former Defense Secretary Robert Gates, he had concluded that President Obama “doesn’t believe in his own (Afghanistan) strategy, and doesn’t consider the war to be his.”

Next Obamacare surprise: bailout

WASHINGTON – First order of business for the returning Congress: The No Bailout for Insurance Companies Act of 2014.

Obamacare is insurance takeover

WASHINGTON – The lie of the year, according to Politifact, is “If you like your health care plan, you can keep it.”

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