Charles Krauthammer

Obama’s tactical health-care retreat

By year's end, President Obama will emerge with something he can call health-care reform, writes columnist Charles Krauthammer. But it will look nothing like the...

America fights on with Obama channeling Bush

On national-security matters, the Obama administration is suddenly validating the Bush administration, writes columnist Charles Krauthammer. The urgencies and necessities of the post-9/11 world present...

How will Obama pay for his welfare state?

Social Security used to be the third rail of American politics. Not anymore, writes Charles Krauthammer. Health-care rationing is taking its place — which is...