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Rich Baehr

Richard A. Baehr is the co-founder and chief political correspondent for the American Thinker. For his day job, he has been a health care consultant for many years doing planning and financial analyses for providers.
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Is Tom Friedman an Anti-Semite?

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014 - by Rich Baehr

Friedman’s suggested approach is for Israel to concede to pretty much every Palestinian demand in every negotiating process.

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Republicans Catch on that Negative Advertising Works

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 - by Rich Baehr

Early spending by outside groups on attack ads has put Democratic incumbents on the defensive.

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Can Democrats Neutralize Obamacare?

Friday, February 21st, 2014 - by Rich Baehr

The strategy is fraught with risk. More: Democrat Senator: ‘I Will Vote’ to Repeal Obamacare

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How Good Could 2014 Be for GOP?

Thursday, January 30th, 2014 - by Rich Baehr

Odds are even that Republicans can take over the Senate.

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Obamacare: A Law or a Shakedown?

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

Nice insurance company you have there. Be a shame if something happened to it.

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Obama’s Poll Panic

Thursday, November 21st, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

The president's numbers are in free fall with no glimpse of the bottom yet.

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Governor’s Races: One Contest and One No Contest

Monday, November 4th, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

A preview of the Virginia and New Jersey governor's races.

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Replacing Obamacare: The Strategies and Options

Friday, September 27th, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

What are the possible ways out?

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Obamacare: The Effects on Your Health Care Costs

Friday, September 20th, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

Expect a steady rise in costs, and no change in the country's fiscal direction. More: Obamacare Causes Layoffs At the Cleveland Clinic, Chaos Everywhere Else

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Is America Ready for Obamacare?

Thursday, September 12th, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

Specific answers to questions about what Obamacare means to consumers.

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Obamacare and the Consolidation Wave

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

It is inevitable that many people who currently have insurance will wind up in new plans with new doctors. Also read: Sebelius Urged to Halt $8.7 Million Obamacare Ad Buy

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Will Republicans Blow Their Senate Chances One More Time?

Thursday, August 15th, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

Trouble brewing for GOP incumbents in Georgia and Kentucky.

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Bored with Obama

Sunday, July 28th, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

With declining poll numbers, the president must stoke the anger of his base.

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Obama’s Falling Numbers No Panacea for Conservatives

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

His approval ratings will not stop his agenda. Also read: Fox News Poll: Obama In Free-Fall

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Is Obama the Latest Teflon Man?

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

The president's approval numbers remain basically unchanged despite the scandals.

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Special Elections Offer Opportunities for Both Parties

Monday, May 6th, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

The contests in South Carolina and Massachusetts might see the "wrong" candidate win.

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March Mayhem: Mayor ‘Never Waste a Crisis’ Oversees Chicago Free-Fall

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

Mob violence hits the North Side, as murder, culture, and money problems spiral.

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The Budget Free-for-All

Thursday, March 14th, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

Dueling budgets released this week reveal an unbridgeable divide.

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Obama’s SOTU Speech: Government Unbound

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

Liberalism unrestrained.

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Can the GOP Find a Path Forward?

Friday, February 1st, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

Republicans are in better shape than Democrats were following their 2004 debacle.

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Rahm Emanuel Out of Excuses for Chicago’s Murder Rate

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013 - by Rich Baehr

Chicago's per capita murder rate is three times that of New York City.

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Election Day 2012: Don’t Count Out Romney

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 - by Rich Baehr

It should not be a total shock if Romney wins and carries Ohio to do it. More: Romney Rallies with Huge New Hampshire Crowd

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GOP Senate Prospects Still Lagging

Monday, October 15th, 2012 - by Rich Baehr

Chances dim for a Senate takeover.

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Romney’s Target Map Expands

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 - by Rich Baehr

The GOP candidate's electoral horizons have grown considerably since the debate.

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Will Obama Hold the Jewish Vote?

Monday, October 1st, 2012 - by Rich Baehr

The safest prediction one can make is that Barack Obama will win as comfortably among Jewish voters in 2012 as he did in 2008.

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