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."
Feb 19, 2014
Sen. Rand Paul was fast becoming the GOP contender of the future , until he resurrected the Monica Lewinsky issue in a series of recent interviews. It's a real mistake for Paul's rising political future and a strategic blunder for the GOP.
Feb 10, 2014
Remember the days when liberals were advocates for free speech and a tolerant attitude to ideas and people?
Today we are witnessing a disturbing trend. More and more mainstream liberals and Democrats seem to be moving to the intolerant fringe.
I don't want to tar and...
Dec 5, 2013
Not all world leaders are heroes. Nelson Mandela, however, was both.
President Mandela left the world stage today, but he will remain a model for those who lead and seek to promote the ideals of human dignity, freedom and democratic values.
I never met Mandela, though I...