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Wicker calls for action on nominees
by Sen. Roger Wicker
Jul 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
I welcome the recent announcement that the Senate will remain in session during the August weeks traditionally dedicated to state work. For months, Democrats have been using procedural tactics to s...
The real crimes of Russiagate
by Pat Buchanan
Jul 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
For a year, the big question of Russiagate has boiled down to this: Did Donald Trump's campaign collude with the Russians in hacking the DNC? And until last week, the answer was "no." As ex-CIA dir...
Liberal values are bankrupting us
by Star Parker
Jul 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently, Gallup published the results of its annual Values and Beliefs poll. The headline of the report speaks for itself: "Americans Hold Record Liberal Views on Most Moral Issues." Gallup has be...
Anti-Trump overreach could backfire
by Michael Barone
Jul 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Overreach. Donald Trump seems to have an uncanny knack for prompting overreach by his opponents and critics. This often hurts him and the country. But it has the potential to hurt those doing the o...
Some things stay the same
by Cal Thomas
Jul 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
"The more things change, the more they stay the same."(French proverb) While scanning YouTube videos, I came across an appearance by Ronald Reagan on "The Tonight Show," hosted by Johnny Carson. Th...
Medicaid cuts can be cushioned
by Dick Morris & Eileen McGann
Jul 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Moderate Republicans profess to be concerned about cuts in Medicaid spending in the new, improved Senate Obamacare replacement bill. But there are key ways to cushion these cuts so that they do not...
‘Silo’ generation seeks ‘everything’ communities
by Charlie Mitchell
Jul 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
OXFORD — The new crop of Americans has several markers, experts say. One helps explain why fewer of them choose to live in Mississippi. First, some of the other distinctions: A primary trait is the...
Cool treats define summer
by Lenore Skenazy
Jul 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Cold, delicious and on a stick. Who do we have to thank for that combo? Well, if it weren't for Frank Epperson, we wouldn't have the Popsicle. And if it weren't for his kids, we'd be licking Epsicl...
Look at the Russia baiters and Putin haters
by Pat Buchanan
Jul 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
"Is Russia an enemy of the United States?" NBC's Kasie Hunt demanded of Ted Cruz. Replied the runner-up for the GOP nomination, "Russia is a significant adversary. Putin is a KGB thug." To Hillary ...
Civil rights, outsiders, France influence UAW vote
by Jeff Amy
Jul 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Only days old, the union election campaign at Nissan Motor Co.'s Canton plant is already heating up. Among the key questions: — Can the United Auto Workers union use a civil r...
Trump Jr scandal has no impact on job approval
by Dick Morris & Eileen McGann
Jul 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The latest no-substance scandal to preoccupy Washington -- the emails of Donald Trump Jr. -- is having no impact on his father's job approval in any of the recent polls. Rasmussen Reports, the only...
Reince Priebus for president
by Rich Lowry
Jul 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
It's been a rough week for the White House, so reportedly -- yet again -- Reince Priebus might get fired. Surely, no high-level government official in American history has been on the verge of oust...
How much longer will Waters last?
by Larry Elder
Jul 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., has become President Donald Trump's fiercest congressional critic. In eight years, Obama never had a Republican nemesis the likes of Waters, who recently said, "I'm ta...
The state is not God
by Cal Thomas
Jul 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Anyone looking for another reason not to leave life-and-death issues to the state need look no further than the conflict between the British government and the parents of 11-month-old Charlie Gard....
The promise of apprenticeships
by Star Parker
Jul 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Last month, President Trump signed an executive order to boost apprenticeship programs in the United States. These are training programs, offered in a variety of formats, usually by businesses, to ...
No, China isn't going to lead
by Rich Lowry
Jul 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The world has had its delusions about China over the years, but none quite as fantastical as the notion of Beijing assuming the mantle of global leadership. Ever since Donald Trump's election, it h...
Trump is alone, but is he right?
by Pat Buchanan
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
At the G-20 in Hamburg, it is said, President Trump was isolated, without support from the other G-20 members, especially on climate change and trade. Perhaps so. But the crucial question is not wh...
US could become a net exporter
by Sen. Roger Wicker
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Temperatures are high, but gas prices are low, reaching their lowest mark in a decade during the Fourth of July holiday. That is good news for consumers, families, and small businesses. Less pain a...
Kim Jong-Un must go
by Dr. Glenn Mollette
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
I really don't want to take my column space to write anything else about Kim Jong-un. There is so much going on in America and the world that I would rather write about. Here we are again with this...
President Trump's vision
by Cal Thomas
Jul 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
"Where there is no vision, the people perish..." (Proverbs 29:18) In 1987 when he was contemplating a run for president, Vice President George H.W. Bush was criticized for his inability to articula...