Oct 23, 2014
Democrats in the Senate, and President Obama, have expressed support for raising the federal minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $10.10.
They are right. Let's join with them and raise the minimum wage to at least $10 an hour.
When I stop and think of the more than $10...
Aug 12, 2014
I'm shocked to hear repeatedly from the Pentagon and others that airstrikes alone will not stop ISIS. I think this nascent terrorist state crumbles pretty quickly with highly targeted air attacks on their troops, facilities, and especially their oil!
Aug 5, 2014
This past Sunday, Maureen Dowd used the news of Bush's new book to open fire, arguing that, when he was president, George W. Bush didn't consult with his father.
Aug 1, 2014
Despite the urgency of dealing with the tens of thousands of undocumented minors apprehended at the Mexican border, the House minority leader has refused to lend Democratic support to a House bill authorizing $659 million to deal with the crisis.
Jul 22, 2014
I just finished reading Pat Buchanan's new book about Richard Nixon and his surprise 1968 “comeback” win for president.
Jul 14, 2014
With an estimated 51,000 undocumented children having entered our border states, and another 40,000 expected by September, congressional Republicans should join with President Obama in embracing a strong border security bill.
President Obama has put forth a $3.7 billion...
Jun 16, 2014
Obama’s critics are saying he’s to blame for Iraq's mess. The fact is, Obama asked Iraq's Nouri al-Maliki government to keep a residual U.S. force in place precisely to prevent what is occurring now. Maliki refused.
Apr 24, 2014
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush set off a firestorm when he said people who come to America illegally to provide a better life for their families are committing "an act of love."