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Trump runs free
by Rich Lowry
Feb 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Donald Trump's crushing across-the-board victory in New Hampshire had the breadth and depth that one would expect of a future nominee. If the result doesn't shake the lazy complacency about Trump t...
Challenges could send us back to the future
by Sid Salter
Feb 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Is moving away from lethal injection as a method of execution in the enforcement of the death penalty in favor of, say, a return to the gas chamber, really a step forward? Earlier this week, the 5t...
New Hampshire's rebuke
by Michael Barone
Feb 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
New Hampshire voters issued a rebuke to conventional party leaders when they voted by large margins for Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders in Tuesday's primaries. But Sanders is not going to win the D...
That 'controversial' Doritos commercial
Feb 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
In a day when the most innocuous thing can quickly become political, a Doritos Super Bowl commercial has upset some people who want abortion to be an unrestricted right. For those taking a bathroom...
Bloomberg vs. Trump?
by Pat Buchanan
Feb 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
The morning of the New Hampshire primary, Donald Trump, being interviewed on "Morning Joe," said that he would welcome his "friend" Michael Bloomberg into the presidential race. Which is probably t...
Mississippi isn’t alone in raising transportation funds
by Sid Salter
Feb 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
At the pump, we’re all paying less for gasoline than we’ve paid since 2009. In recent months, Mississippi gas prices have significantly declined. So, too, has the nation’s roads and bridges decline...
B-Team & Bill versus Bernie
by Dick Morris & Eileen McGann
Feb 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Hillary Clinton's campaign is falling apart. Bernie Sanders soared in New Hampshire and now two polls have him tying her nationally. It's a disaster. Now she's called in the B-team: The cynical, pa...
Hide your daughters – here comes draft registration
by Rich Lowry
Feb 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
In the blink of an eye, we've gone from opening combat jobs to women to Republican presidential candidates endorsing registering women for a draft. Hide your daughters – our deluded and cowardly po...
Bernie and Hillary's America
by Cal Thomas
Feb 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Watching last week's debate between Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders one might have thought a Republican had been in the White House for nearly eight years...
Republicans can get more black votes
by Star Parker
Feb 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
The 2012 presidential election delivered a wake-up call to the Republican Party to improve communication with minorities. The realization that the American presidency can now be won with support of...
Pass the peas and presidency
by Rheta Johnson
Feb 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Sunday Family Dinner at the Bush House Jeb: It's just not fair, Ma. I'm the smart one. You and Pa always said I was the smart one. I really, really, really want to be president. Barbara: I know, so...
Vote for Hillary or go to hell!
by Roger Simon
Feb 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Bernie Sanders looks like an unmade bed. He appears to buy his suits in thrift stores and then sleep in them for three or four days. His voice is somewhere between a rasp and a growl. On the stump,...
Toxic words
by Thomas Sowell
Feb 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
During this election year, we are destined to hear many words that are toxic in the way they misrepresent reality and substitute fantasies that can win votes. One of these words is "entitlement." T...
History shapes New Hampshire Primary
by Michael Barone
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Benning Wentworth is not a name you'll run across in New Hampshire primary coverage. But he arguably did as much as anyone else to establish the political culture – or cultures – of America's first...
The Remainderman
by Pat Buchanan
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Donald Trump won more votes in the Iowa caucuses than any Republican candidate in history. Impressive, except Ted Cruz set the new all-time record. And Marco Rubio exceeded all expectations by taki...
Recent steps toward prison reform now being emulated
by Sid Salter
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
A quick fact – Mississippi has a rate of incarceration that sees 1,120 inmates jailed per 100,000 of the state’s 3 million residents. That dwarfs the U.S incarceration rate of 716 inmates jailed pe...
Don't discount Donald Trump
by Rich Lowry
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Donald Trump's loss in Iowa wasn't just a victory for conservatives, but a loss for the mogul's routinely low and dishonest style of campaigning. There was nothing subtle about his disgraceful atta...
The failure of multiculturalism
by Cal Thomas
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Just as radar warns of approaching storms, so does the flood of migrants entering Europe warn us of a deluge yet to come, not only for Europeans, if they continue to allow unrestricted immigration,...
Two crowns, one gas mask show Mississippi complexity
by Emily Wagster Pettus
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
JACKSON — Two of Mary Ann Mobley's dazzling crowns sat delicately on a shelf. The doe-eyed beauty won the smaller, golden-hued crown as Miss Mississippi 1958 and the larger, platinum-toned one a fe...
One thing can keep Trump from victory
by Roger Simon
Feb 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
They hate him; they really hate him. Donald Trump is not the golden boy he thought he was. He thought he could build an invincible campaign by combining media manipulation on one hand and nativist ...