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A Long and Bitter Road Lies Ahead

The executive order President Obama has issued, granting amnesty to millions of individuals now residing illegally in our country, should make clear the profound disregard our president has for American voters, our Constitution and our two-party syst ...

Democrats are their own worst enemies

New Gallup polling on party favorability ratings should be useful reading for leaders of the Democratic Party who are still in denial about the meaning of the Republican sweep in the recent elections. The percentage of Americans giving the Democratic ...

A Time for Choosing Freedom, not Dependence

I am a conservative. I believe in the truth of traditional values, of limited government and free markets. And I believe in personal freedom – which is not possible without all the above. Our country has been going in the opposite direction, so thing ...

Has Mary Landrieu lost the black vote?

Prospects that three-term Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu will return to the U.S. Senate to represent Louisiana for a fourth term are looking increasingly bleak. Sen. Landrieu has good reason to be concerned. One reason is disenchantment among Louisian ...

Is the black vote changing?

Republicans need to pick up six seats in November to gain control of the Senate. Consensus to date points to good prospects of this happening. But one state where the picture remains unclear for Republicans is North Carolina. Republican challenger, s ...

Pandering will not help Republicans

Our national debate on immigration policy centers on a paradox. We must become aware of it and deal with it. The United States needs an immigration policy because a lot of people want to come here. If that weren’t the case, we wouldn’t need an immigr ...

We need more hard truth and fewer liberal demagogues

On Aug. 28, 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his famous “I Have a Dream” speech on the Mall in Washington. One year later, a half century ago, the Civil Rights Act was signed into law. A half-century is a long time. Yet, as events in Ferguson, ...

Stop funding Palestine terrorism!

On June 2, the Palestinians announced a new unity government, which included Hamas, an organization designated by the State Department as a terrorist group. American aid to the Palestinians since the mid-1990's, according to a Congressional Research ...

CA court decision could be first step in removing bad teachers

Last week's court decision striking down the teacher tenure law in California public schools, and aspects of the law making it almost impossible to fire tenured teachers, is good news for everyone worried about America's future. The decision, finding ...

The Tea Party is Middle America

Just when Tea Party obituaries were being sounded around the country, a Washington fixture of 42 years, Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran, gets forced into a runoff against upstart Tea Party candidate Chris McDaniel. And one week later, House Majority Le ...


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