Mitch Kokai

Senior Political Analyst

Posts by Mitch Kokai (page 8)

  • Billion Versus Trillion: There’s a Big Difference

    Kevin Williamson of National Review Online ponders a recent error from a major mainstream media outlet. An amusing correction in the New York Times, where ace reporter Reid Epstein was off only by a factor of 1,000: “An earlier version of this article misstated the size of Democrats’…
    Mitch Kokai, October 7, 2021
  • Sinema, Schultz, and the Left’s Unwillingness to Accept Dissent

    Jim Geraghty of National Review Online explores the latest attacks on Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona. Arizona senator Kyrsten Sinema is the new Howard Schultz. Stay with me here. In one of the true afterthoughts of the 2020 presidential-election cycle, former Starbucks CEO Schultz explored a “centrist…
    Mitch Kokai, October 7, 2021
  • New Carolina Journal Online Features

    Carolina Journal Online reports on the General Assembly finalizing the No Patient Left Alone Act. CJ also reports on the N.C. Revenue Department’s recent courtroom loss in a dispute involving renewable energy tax credits. Brian Balfour’s CJ Opinion exposes Critical Race Theory’s false narrative.
    Mitch Kokai, October 7, 2021
  • Martin Center’s Leef Explores the College Debt Trap

    George Leef of the Martin Center writes about circumstances contributing to today’s student debt problem. No one spoke of college students being trapped in debt until rather recently. Prior to the advent of federal student aid programs, college wasn’t expensive, few Americans regarded it as important to their lives,…
    Mitch Kokai, October 6, 2021
  • Fauci’s ‘Angry Elf’ Act Won’t Fly This Holiday Season

    Kylee Zempel of the Federalist highlights Americans’ growing disinterest in Dr. Anthony Fauci’s pronouncements. You’d better watch out. You’d better not cry. You’d better keep masking for the rest of your life. Anthony Fauci is coming to town — this time with the doom-and-gloom tidings that it’s “too…
    Mitch Kokai, October 6, 2021
  • Danger Linked to the Left’s ‘Hate Machine’

    Editors at the Washington Examiner warn that the left’s tactics are likely to get more people hurt. Three smartphone-wielding leftist activists followed Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema into a public restroom on the campus of Arizona State University Sunday afternoon. They proceeded to yell at her for not supporting…
    Mitch Kokai, October 6, 2021
  • Yang Dumps Democrats

    Andrew Stiles of the Washington Free Beacon reports on an interesting high-profile defection from the Democratic Party. Another minority voter has abandoned the Democratic Party. Andrew Yang, the Asian-American entrepreneur and unapologetic nerd who ran unsuccessfully for president and mayor of New York City, announced Monday that he…
    Mitch Kokai, October 6, 2021
  • Democrats’ Spending Plan Promotes Leftists’ Health Care Scheme

    Sally Pipes writes at National Review Online about one disturbing aspect of congressional Democrats’ spending plan. Senator Bernie Sanders (I.,Vt.), America’s most prominent proponent of government-run health care, is once again leading the charge to move our country to a single-payer system. As chairman of the Senate Budget…
    Mitch Kokai, October 6, 2021