Rachel Alexander

Posted March 09, 2015

Political discourse has degenerated in recent years into petty insults and fake offendedness.

Posted March 02, 2015

I attended the annual Conservative Political Action Conference this past weekend, and as usual, it ended with a much hyped but slanted presidential straw poll.

Posted February 23, 2015

If you havent paid close attention to the school choice movement over the past 10 years, you might not realize how much it has changed.

Posted February 16, 2015

Mired in scandal, the longtime Democrat governor of Oregon, John Kitzhaber, finally stepped down from office last week.

Posted February 09, 2015

State bars are acquiring a chilling reputation for misusing the dues of attorneys forced to join them, including using those dues to target conservative attorneys.

Posted February 02, 2015

In recent years, conservative politicians have found themselves prosecuted not for the types of crimes elected officials committed in the past like theft, bribery and nepotism, but instead for nebulous sounding activity, the kind where it is difficult to understand why exactly something was wrong.

Posted January 12, 2015

Last week, John Boehner (R-Ohio) easily won re-election as Speaker of the House. Only 25 Republicans defected, with 216 Republicans voting for him.

Posted January 05, 2015

Although man-made global warming has been thoroughly exposed as an embarrassing scam, the green movement is strangely expanding, not retreating.

Posted December 29, 2014

Since forming a presidential exploratory committee earlier this month, Jeb Bush is being considered a serious Republican candidate for president.

Posted December 22, 2014

I left Washington state about 20 years ago for Arizona. A Washington native, I had become fed up with the left-wing politics of Seattle.

Posted December 15, 2014

Fed up with the passage of an 18-page incoherent, rambling, unconstitutional gun control initiative that was bankrolled by billionaires, gun owners across Washington state held the largest felony civil disobedience rally in the nations history, brazenly titled I Will Not Comply.

Posted December 04, 2014

Race is like gender. As society becomes more equal in those areas, leftist instigators resort to making up conflicts in order to create victim status where there is no longer much left. The Ferguson riots are a classic example. Every day across the country, police officers shoot criminals and nothing happens; there is no outcry or rioting, because the police officer is not white and the perpetrator is not black. But if the police officer is white and the perpetrator is black, suddenly the race baiters care, and instead of waiting for the facts to come out or an adjudication by a jury of peers in a court of law, they declare that the shooting was the result of racism.

Posted November 25, 2014

The Times found there is currently more than $4.5 million in state and federal tax liens against Sharpton and his for-profit businesses.

Posted November 18, 2014

Obamas frequent vacations and increase in golfing excursions have become bizarre, considering so many continue to struggle economically almost six years into his presidency, and the world is being rocked by an epidemic of Islamic jihadist torture and horrendous murders, moving increasingly closer to our shores

Posted November 11, 2014

First Connecticut, and then New York passed gun control laws this year - that many people believe are unconstitutional - turning hundreds of thousands of AR-15 owners into felons simply for not registering their guns.

Posted November 03, 2014

Have we really gotten to the level where the smallest things are now offensive and must be stopped? Where do you draw the line, is just staring briefly at a women also considered harassment? The creator of the video thinks even saying hello is harassment. Should people no longer be allowed to solicit donations, beg for money, or talk to strangers in public because someone, somewhere, might find it offensive? What about complimenting a woman online on Facebook, is that now harassment too?

Posted October 27, 2014

If you tried to find out what recently happened in court ending the criminal case against former GOP Congressman Tom DeLay, almost all the results that come up are from conservative sites.

Posted October 20, 2014

Washington states I-594 has massive money pouring into it, because its apparently the only gun-control measure on the ballot this fall anywhere across the country. There are actually two dueling gun measures in the state.

Posted October 13, 2014

All too often, instead of being the keepers of the law, state bar associations flagrantly violate the law instead.