Mitch Kokai

Senior Political Analyst

Posts by Mitch Kokai (page 2)

  • UK takes aim at … offensive jokes?

    Scott Greer of the Daily Caller reports on an unlikely national security threat in the United Kingdom. The United Kingdom is once again taking down serious threats to its national security. This time, the UK brought to justice a comedian who taught his girlfriend’s dog how to do…
    Mitch Kokai, March 22, 2018
  • Hillary hate

    Katherine Timpf of National Review Online contends that former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton feels no love for half of America. All of the controversy over Hillary Clinton’s comments during her speech in India has left me feeling nothing — because, let’s be honest, there’s nothing shocking about…
    Mitch Kokai, March 22, 2018
  • GOP needs more than Bannon’s collapse

    Jonathan Tobin explains at National Review Online why the recent setback for former Trump adviser Steve Bannon is not enough to fix what ails the Republican Party. The loss of a safe Republican Senate seat woke up the conservative movement and the party to the potential cost of…
    Mitch Kokai, March 22, 2018
  • New Carolina Journal Online features

    Dan Way reports for Carolina Journal Online on mixed reaction to a proposal for public-private partnerships designed to boost rural internet access. Garland Tucker’s Daily Journal exposes the political left’s “fables” about recent federal tax reform.
    Mitch Kokai, March 22, 2018
  • Martin Center highlights the #MeToo movement on campus

    Joanna Williams writes for the Martin Center about the impact of the #MeToo movement on college campuses. Universities have long been concerned with an alleged rape culture and #MeToo adds further fuel to existing campaigns—but at what cost to higher education and students’ lives? Many argue that #MeToo has…
    Mitch Kokai, March 21, 2018
  • Back to the future for Democrats

    Noemie Emery of the Washington Examiner spots common themes among recent high-profile Democratic electoral wins. There have been three big elections since 2016. The Democrats have won all of them, but it is the way that they won and the people they won with that give them some…
    Mitch Kokai, March 21, 2018
  • Court tosses one case of Obama-era regulatory overreach

    Bill McMorris of the Washington Free Beacon details a positive development in the legal world. A federal judge tossed one of the Obama administration’s most controversial regulations into the retirement industry. The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 that the Department of Labor’s Fiduciary Rule, which would…
    Mitch Kokai, March 21, 2018
  • Pruitt targets EPA’s misuse of science

    Michael Bastasch of the Daily Caller reports on welcome news from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt will soon end his agency’s use of “secret science” to craft regulations. “We need to make sure their data and methodology are published as part…
    Mitch Kokai, March 21, 2018