May 27, 2015
I'm a graduate of Louisiana-Lafayette, the Ragin' Cajuns. I was especially proud that local fans sang the National Anthem spontaneously prior to a softball game against Baylor when they were told that there would be no National Anthem before the game.
May 1, 2015
In one form or another, the bald eagle has appeared on U.S. coinage since 1794, reminding Americans that this majestic bird serves as an official national symbol of their country's power and prestige.
Mar 19, 2015
Sometimes a simple solution is the most cost-efficient way to solve a very serious problem, which no amount of legislative gridlock and penny-wise, pound-foolish accounting can deliver.
Feb 13, 2015
Comparing the long-term value of the price of gold with the Dow Jones Industrial Average is misleading, confusing and perhaps even deceptive.
Jan 27, 2015
In the closing days of 2014, the U.S. Senate joined the House, which had acted earlier, to approve the Collectible Coin Protection Act (H.R. 2754), a measure that expands and strengthens the Hobby Protection Act of 1973.
Dec 1, 2014
Before and after last month's election, we heard a lot of gnashing of teeth about high campaign spending.
Nov 3, 2014
New York Times columnist Paul Krugman doesn't see any problem with the huge deficits being run up by President Obama.
Oct 1, 2014
Gold rose every year from 2001 to 2012, but in 2013, gold declined for the first time since 2000. Will gold decline again this year? We're close 2014's starting point, at $1,208 an ounce.