What would Obama fight for?

In Capitol Review, Notes by Mark Hillman

Unless you’ve been imbibing 100-proof hope-and-change, you could hardly listen to President — er, make that, Candidate — Obama’s Berlin speech without questioning whether there is anything that he is …

Ritter’s act wears thin with Coloradans

In Blog, Notes by Mark Hillman

Commenting on a recent Rasmussen Poll, political strategist and former Democrat state chairman Floyd Ciruli notes that Gov. Bill Ritter’s approval rating is running nearly 20 points behind that of …

Obama: Vanity or divinity?

In Blog, Notes by Mark Hillman

Washington Post’s Charles Krauthammer is among a handful of must-read columnists because he virtually always has something insightful to say and because, on occasions like this, he says it so …

Ritter on O’Reilly: I’m so confused

In Blog, Notes by Mark Hillman

Like Barack Obama, Gov. Bill Ritter has trouble articulating when he can’t follow a script. On Monday, the O’Reilly Factor showed an on-the-street interview with Ritter, asking whether he would …

The True Meaning of Independence

In Capitol Review, Notes by Mark Hillman

As we observe the anniversary of the Declaration of Independence this Fourth of July, we should consider the unique form of government for which our Founding Fathers chose to risk …