Who says President Obama doesn't promote bipartisanship?
Education is Too Important Not to Leave to the Marketplace
This week, events around the country will highlight the importance of parental control of education as part of National School Choice Week. This year's events should attract more attention than prior years because of the growing rebellion against centralized education sparked by the federal Common Core curriculum.
Youth Vote Is Key to 2016 and Saving America
Barack Obama was ushered into the Oval Office by a wave of young supporters and first-time voters in 2008. However, they are now among those most disillusioned with Obama and his regime, and they are the ticket to winning the 2016 presidential election and preserving the heart and soul of our republic.
Are Today's Millennials a New Victorian Generation?
Public policymakers and political pundits tend to focus on problems -- understandably, because if things are going right they aren't thought to need attention.
Kudos to Congress and Netanyahu
Kudos to Congress for inviting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to speak at a joint session on the issue of imposing tough sanctions on Iran and to Netanyahu for accepting.
Why Every Civilian Should See the Movie "American Sniper"
Much to the chagrin of Hollywood leftist like Michael Moore, Seth Rogen and Bill Maher, "American Sniper" has been the No. 1 watched film in America for the second weekend in a row.
Progressive Want to Track (and Tax) Your Cars Too...Really
Conveniently the states have a solution to the problem of overspending wherein your cars gets fitted with an electronic tracking device that is usually reserved for criminals.
See the connection?
Why Uber is Booming
A recent report released by Uber sheds some much-needed light on those who drive for the technology company, and why they choose to do so. Its findings add some empirical evidence to the bitter debate over ridesharings effect on the economy, and put opponents of the new technology on the defensive.
GOP Abortion Bill: Right Ends, Wrong Means
As thousands descended on Washington last week for the annual "March for Life," the Republican House of Representatives was busy watering down an antiabortion bill that restricted abortions after 20 weeks, except in cases of rape or incest, with exemptions allowed only after a police report had been filed.
If the President Couldn't Tell a Lie
In the famous 1997 movie comedy "Liar Liar," actor Jim Carrey plays a lawyer who, as a result of his young son's birthday wish being magically fulfilled, cannot tell a lie -- he can only tell the truth -- for 24 hours. Let's imagine that such a wish forced President Obama to do the same, not for 24 hours, but only during his State of the Union address.
Reclaim the Culture, and Conservatives Can Reclaim the Politics
Politics is downstream from culture. Reclaim the culture, you reclaim politics. Those are the words of my hero, the late Andrew Breitbart, who inspired me to become a Conservative Warrior.
Valuation of Notre Dame Football Program Rivals Top State Universities
The University of Notre Dame may have been one the biggest financial winners of the just-completed college football season, even though the private Catholic institution did not make the inaugural four-team playoff that featured big state universities.
The Persians Are Coming!
"The Iranians are on the march," warned John McCain Sunday.
Debra J. Saunders:
That Other Bush Steps in the Ring
Jeb Bush may be the front-runner in the GOP 2016 primary. He is the son and brother of former presidents and can tap into their vaunted fundraising machines. In some eyes, the former Florida governor always was the more disciplined, thoughtful and worthy son. Maybe. But Jeb Bush also has a problem: He is a boring speaker.
You’re Not Suppressing Anything Honey
Priscilla Ward rails against the unintentional ignorance of white people yet refuses to be her real self with the whites in her life.
Mike Huckabee's Road Show
Michael Dale Huckabee is just Mike to those of us who have followed and admired him through his finest hours. As when he welcomed the Little Rock Nine to Central High at long last, swinging its doors wide open on the 50th anniversary of the historic Little Rock Crisis -- much too late, but in time to finally correct an historic injustice.
Marriage on the Chopping Block?
Within hours after the Supreme Court announced it would decide whether the Constitution requires every state to recognize marriages between persons of the same sex, the New York Times published an editorial gleefully predicting the inevitable outcome. When its ruling comes down in June, the Times assures us, the Supreme Court will "end the debate once and for all."
With Liberty and Justice for All
" I would remind you that extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice. And let me remind you also that moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue."
With Liberty and Justice for All
"I would remind you that extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice. And let me remind you also that moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtu
Dave Says: If it Feels Like a “Job”, It’s Not Passive Income
Technically, the government would call it passive income. But they dont have anything to do with reality.
Castrate All Boys at Age Ten to Save the Planet?
A friend posted on Facebook responses she had received when she announced she was pregnant with her second child.
The Seriousness of Satire and President Obama
If Iran acquires a nuclear weapon, the worlds climate will change. In fact, climate change sounds like Obamas new euphemism for terrorism.
Millennials Buy Into Homeownership
Young Americans continue to put off homeownership, and that isn't good for anyone.
But... What's It to Me?
The American public feels more financially secure yet more economically detached in a new survey conducted by Bankrate.com. Unfortunately the only thing the survey proved was out-of-sight out-of-mind and the belief that others misfortune is not my concern.
Monetary Politics: The Biggest Money Player In Politics Is The Fed
The real issue of money in politics is about the Fed, not the Kochs. The Feds political impact is orders of magnitude greater than all the billionaires money, bright and dark, left and right, combined.
State of Delusion
Most of the discussion following President Obamas recent State of the Union Address pointed to his decision to announce various programs and goals that have no chance of being actually being passed by the Republican-controlled House and Senate.
The Lure of Something for Nothing
And we thought Bill and Hillary were good at class warfare and stoking envy.
Giving Away Prosperity
Well, Syriza won big in Greece, setting the stage for a serious showdown that will test the nerves of lenders and borrowers.
Obama's "Tough Talk" on Iran is a Joke
As I sit down to write this I'm thinking about the recent SOTU address given by Barack Obama and his comments regarding the negotiations with the Islamic Republic of Iran...
James Buckley: Saving Congress From Itself
The thing is -- and lobbyists, of course, can work a state capital just as well as well as Washington, D.C. -- it saves a lot of time if they get the federal government to impose craziness on 50 states at once...
Now Greeks Should Dump the Euro
By electing Syriza leader Alexis Tsipras to be premier, Greeks voted to end the draconian economic measures imposed by Germany and other international lenders.
Daniel J. Mitchell:
Continued Spending Restraint Can Quickly Balance the Budget
Just like the swallows return each year to Capistrano, I eagerly await the Congressional Budget Offices release of its annual Economic and Budget Outlook.
John Kass: Super Bowl chant: 'Je suis Tom Brady!'
The New England Patriots and their quarterback Brady and coach Belichick have been accused of an incredibly cynical crime.
Governor Starts Up State Run “Pravda” Style News-Service
An independent press is the greatest threat to government overreach, and the greatest ally to the preservation of liberty Too bad we dont have one.