Kara Jones

Posted July 07, 2014

Today, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s gun “safety” organization, Everytown, will begin surveying all federal candidates in the upcoming midterm election. The questionnaire results will determine which candidates Everytown will back in the November midterms based on how they vote on gun-related issues.

Posted July 03, 2014

Individual liberty, rule of law, and economic freedom are central to what makes America unique in world history. Our success, our power, and our global influence rest strongly on the values on which this country was founded.

Posted July 01, 2014

Bill Ayers went toe-to-toe with Megyn Kelly last night in an exclusive two-part interview discussing his legacy of terrorism and the bombings attributed to his radical organization, “The Weather Underground.”

Posted June 30, 2014

Cpl. Wassef Ali Hassoun, a Marine charged twice with desertion, has turned himself in after mysteriously disappearing in Iraq nearly a decade ago.

Posted June 27, 2014

On average, 22 veterans commit suicide each day. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), unemployment, substance abuse, and homelessness are among the many challenges faced upon returning home.

Posted June 26, 2014

Despite hopes to freeze tuition at the University of South Carolina, it appears students are being forced to pay higher tuition, meal and housing costs this year to compensate for the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and other state mandates.

Posted June 25, 2014

Monday, I reported that yet another American corporation, Medtronic, has chosen to move its headquarters abroad to avoid high tax rates. I ended the article by inquiring, “There is no denying that our federal tax code needs a major overhaul. The million dollar question is how?” Rep. Dave Camp (R-MI), Chairman of the Ways and Means Committee, has proposed a solution.

Posted June 23, 2014

The world’s largest medical technology company, Medtronic, has announced plans to move its corporate headquarters from Minneapolis to Dublin, Ireland. With U.S. corporate tax rate at a mighty 35 percent, one of the highest in the world, it is no wonder Medtronic would rather operate from Ireland, where the rate is only 12.5 percent.

Posted June 20, 2014

Dinesh D’Souza’s new book, America: Imagine a World Without Her, has been in bookstores for three weeks, however is mysteriously missing from the New York Times Hardcover Nonfiction Bestseller List. Sales show that America should be ranked higher than 13 of the 25 books on this week's list, yet it is nowhere to be found.

Posted June 19, 2014

Townhall’s own Katie Pavlich will be the distinguished keynote speaker at this year’s Network of Enlightened Women (NeW) conference in Washington, D.C.

Posted June 18, 2014

Danielle Pletka, a foreign policy and defense expert at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) sat down with Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) and Jack Keane, a retired four-star general and former vice chief of staff of the U.S. Army, to discuss viable options for the U.S. role in Iraq moving forward.

Posted June 17, 2014

I promise this is not an article from The Onion.

Posted June 16, 2014

With 17 more cases to decide this month, it appears as though the end of June will be a very busy time for the Supreme Court.

Posted June 13, 2014

The long, controversial medical custody battle over 16-year-old Justina Pelletier may finally be coming to a close. Nearly a year and a half ago, Justina was taken away from her parents under accusations of medical child abuse after physicians at two highly reputable Boston hospitals disagreed on her diagnosis.

Posted June 12, 2014

As the 2014 World Cup kicks off at 4 p.m. (ET) today in Brazil, the country will take extensive precautions to ensure the safety of all in attendance.

Posted June 11, 2014

On Tuesday, teacher tenure was ruled unconstitutional in the state of California, impacting 6 million students from kindergarten through 12th grade. This monumental decision could change the way other states view current tenure laws nationwide.

Posted June 10, 2014

On Thursday afternoon, Quebec became the first province in Canada to pass a law permitting physician-assisted suicide by lethal injection for patients who meet specific criteria.

Posted June 09, 2014

Raise taxes on the rich, increase the minimum wage, expand government benefits – this is the liberal recipe for success when it comes to shrinking the income inequality gap.

Posted June 06, 2014

Evidence shows that enrollment in Medicaid is skyrocketing. The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services released a report this week revealing April’s application and enrollment data for the federal Medicaid program.

Posted June 05, 2014

What an opportune time for Monica Lewinsky to make her way back into the limelight.