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US-China ‘collision’ ahead, GOP’s fiscal wins and other commentary

These minor victories are “a lot better than what conservatives got the last couple of times the debt ceiling was raised.” And that merits celebration: “If the current debt ceiling...

Funny how Kathy Hochul's decisions keep serving hubby Bill's interests

Gov. Kathy Hochul and her husband, William Hochul, have drawn criticism over his position at Delaware North, a major gaming and entertainment giant in Western New York.

The BLM grifters' new twist: Paying off their critics

Black Lives Matter Global Network Foundation's latest financial disclosure shows it ended the last tax year with a $9 million deficit.

CUNY's descent into lefty madness CAN be stopped

If only our spineless governor finds the willpower.

Social media's a disaster for teens, yet surgeon general only whispers worry

Letting kids have unfettered access to it is dangerous and deeply wrong, and Murthy should say so without weaseling. This shouldn’t be controversial; indeed it wouldn’t — no parent anywhere would...

Kevin McCarthy's debt-limit deal is a win for Republicans & the nation

Credit McCarthy with playing his cards well enough that this compromise is a lot closer to the GOP’s vision than the Dems’.

Hochul's pointless unity summit, DeSantis-Book-Ban Baloney and other commentary

New Yorkers, contends Meyers, “could do with less talk of love or hate” and more tangible steps to “ensure their safety.”

The dead we honor: Shakespeare’s apt words for Memorial Day

Memorial Day inspires mixed emotions: pride in the valor of those who gave their lives in the cause of freedom and sorrow.

Andrew Cuomo's pathetic campaign to regain public trust

Ex-Gov. Andrew Cuomo is working relentlessly to regain the public’s respect — even as he refuses to admit, let alone apologize for, even his most horrific sins.

'Less is More' horrors: the poison fruit of 'criminal justice reform'

The law made it easier for crooks who violate their parole to stay out of prison. Cue added blood in the streets.

Brad Lander's tax-the-rich plan to kill the golden goose

NYC Comptroller Brad Lander wants to raise $1 billion in new revenue by hiking taxes on wealthy New Yorkers.

Debt-limit talks still full of drama, but may be nothing BUT theater

All the drama over what should be straightforward (if brutal) negotiations is bad enough. If the whole thing turns out to be nothing but theater, the voters should throw all...

Ron DeSantis gives America the chance to move on from its punch-drunk stupor

We look forward to the campaign to bring debate clarity on all of this, from DeSantis and the rest of the pack. With his much-anticipated entry, the race is truly on.

Rating DeSantis' policy stances, from the economy to woke

The Post’s panel of experts weigh in on Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis entry into the presidential race, and what he promises or needs to do on various issues.

Limited gains on crime aren't enough to end New Yorkers' fear

Adams has put public safety first (though he hasn't sought to increase the size of the force). But he’s stuck with city and state lawmakers who prioritize the needs of...

The week in whoppers: Biden's blame game, Mulgrew's charter bull and more

Joe Biden in 2020 said as president, he would "choose to unite rather than divide."

On debt ceiling, it's not Biden vs. the GOP, but Biden vs. the voters

Democrats went hog-wild with the nation's credit card for two years; now they're calling the folks who insist on some restraint "irresponsible." Did somebody remove all the mirrors from the...

'Right-to-shelter' off-ramp is long overdue

Suspension of the rules should open the door to junking Callahan completely, which of course is what the "advocates" most fear. It's time to find a better way; it'd be...

Fetterman's return to hoodies is a bad sign — despite the spin

While we're glad Sen. Fetterman is feeling well enough to be discharged, the spin that his rejection of a suit and tie is a positive sign is a laughable farce.

A 2nd 1st impression for DeSantis, the Dodgers’ anti-Catholic insult and other commentary

A “peculiar problem” for Gov. Ron DeSantis’ campaign is how he’s already “overexposed,” argues Commentary’s Abe Greenwald.