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Minimum wage laws are destroying jobs
by Larry Elder
Jun 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
In the '60s my parents opened a small diner near downtown Los Angeles. As a child, I watched my parents sitting at the kitchen table, discussing their plans for what they considered a huge expansio...
New agriculture secretary visits Mississippi Delta
by Senator Roger Wicker
Jun 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Sonny Perdue was sworn in as the 31st Secretary of Agriculture less than two months ago, but he has already made a trip to Mississippi, delivering a forward-looking address at this year’s Delta Cou...
Time to start taking the country back
by Star Parker
Jun 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Americans are justifiably frustrated regarding what is going on in Washington, D.C. But let's not forget that we elect these folks. We may have a mess, but we can at least be proud that it's our me...
Why so much rage?
by Cal Thomas
Jun 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
"Why do the heathen rage and the people imagine a vain thing?" (Psalm 2:1 KJV) That didn't take long. Less than 48 hours after the shooting rampage targeting Republican members of Congress and thei...
Trump should call bluff on health care
by Dick Morris & Eileen McGann
Jun 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Now that the Senate Republicans are nearing consensus on a health care bill to repeal and replace Obamacare -- a great achievement -- the Democrats are threatening to slow down the Senate using eve...
Yes, hate speech is free speech
by Rich Lowry
Jun 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
With the left feverishly attempting to squash unwelcome speech on college campuses, with the president of the United States musing about tightening libel laws, with prominent liberals asserting tha...
Thanks for the memories
by Rheta Johnson
Jun 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor's Note: Rheta Grimsley Johnson is retiring. This is her final column. In 1974, when I became editor of Auburn's campus newspaper, The Plainsman, a former editor, Beverly Bradford, gave me a ...
After the ISIS war, a US-Russia collision?
by Pat Buchanan
Jun 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Sunday, a Navy F-18 Hornet shot down a Syrian air force jet, an act of war against a nation with which Congress has never declared or authorized a war. Washington says the Syrian plane was bombing ...
What of Obama's lies?
by Larry Elder
Jun 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
After the congressional testimony of fired FBI Director James Comey, many Democrats, with notable exceptions, pulled back from the impeachment talk. MSNBC's Chris Matthews, one of the cheerleaders ...
The second coming of the religious left
by Cal Thomas
Jun 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
The religious left feels left out. According to an article in The New York Times, liberal clergy feel excluded from the political arena and blame the religious right for occupying what they once be...
This Father's Day, just keep trying
by Glenn Mollette
Jun 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Every year thousands of little babies are put up for adoption. Our oldest daughter and son in law adopted a beautiful little girl not quite a year ago. We can no longer imagine our family without h...
Myths undermine any honest jobs-welfare talks
by Charlie Mitchell
Jun 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Mississippi now leads the nation in the “starve the beast” approach to governance with Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves as champion of the movement. The beast is government. The approach starves the beast by c...
Draining the Dodd-Frank swamp
by Star Parker
Jun 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
The House just passed the Financial CHOICE Act, which enacts major reforms to the Dodd-Frank Act, signed into law by President Obama in 2010. The 2,300-page Dodd-Frank Act was passed to fix what su...
Are we nearing a Civil War?
by Pat Buchanan
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
President Trump may be chief of state, head of government and commander in chief, but his administration is shot through with disloyalists plotting to bring him down. We are approaching something o...
The impeachment war continues
by Rich Lowry
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
American politics is now, in large part, a fight about whether or not Donald Trump will be impeached. No one is saying it explicitly, but these are the stakes in the Russia controversy and its spin...
Flag is a reminder of unity
by James F Burns
Jun 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
“With malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right as God gives us to see the right, let us strive..to bind up the nation’s wounds, to..achieve..and cherish a just and lasti...
Conspiracy continues to impeach Trump
by Pat Buchanan
Jun 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Pressed by Megyn Kelly on his ties to President Trump, an exasperated Vladimir Putin blurted out, "We had no relationship at all. ... I never met him. ... Have you all lost your senses over there?"...
More decide college isn't worth it
by Michael Barone
Jun 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
"Too many people are going to college," writes my American Enterprise Institute colleague Charles Murray. That's not a response to the mob of students who attacked him and the liberal professor who...
Please, one reality at a time
by Ray Mosby
Jun 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
“There’s small choice in rotten apples.”—Shakespeare ROLLING FORK  – I am really quite tired of re-litigating the last election, and as such I really wish that both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton...
Comey hits and misses
by Rich Lowry
Jun 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Never before has, or presumably again will, a former FBI director say such harsh things about a sitting president of the United States. In his much-anticipated congressional testimony, James Comey ...