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School funding divides Cochran, McDaniel
by Emily Wagster Pettus
Apr 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
JACKSON -- How large a role should the federal government have in educating American children? It's a politically sensitive question dividing the Republicans in Mississippi's U.S. Senate race this ...
The stupid hounding of Condi Rice
by Rich Lowry
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
If Condoleezza Rice were as self-pitying and politically crass as Attorney General Eric Holder, she would be wondering aloud what it is about her race and gender that accounts for the hostility to ...
Watch out for Chicken Little science
by Cal Thomas
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The cult centered on "global warming" alarmism is getting hot under the collar. People seem to have stopped paying attention and polls show "climate change" barely registers on a list of voters' co...
NED's chickens come home to roost
by Patrick Buchanan
Apr 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
When Ronald Reagan called the Soviet Empire an "evil empire," the phrase reflected his conviction that while the East-West struggle was indeed a global geostrategic conflict, it had a deep moral di...
Kathleen Sebelius: Scapegoat
by Cal Thomas
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dictionary.com offers two definitions for scapegoat: "1. A person or group made to bear the blame for others or to suffer in their place; 2. Chiefly biblical. A goat let loose in the wilderness on ...
Recovering America's exceptionalism
by Ben Carson
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
In 1831, Alexis de Tocqueville, the famous French historian, came to America to study our nation. Europeans and others were fascinated with the success of the fledgling nation, then barely 50 years...
What would Reagan do?
by Pat Buchanan
Apr 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
President Reagan was holding a meeting in the Cabinet Room on March 25, 1985, when Press Secretary Larry Speakes came over to me, as communications director, with a concern. The White House was abo...
The equal-pay canard
by Rich Lowry
Apr 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
To paraphrase the line often attributed to Mark Twain, there are lies, damn lies and the "equal pay" statistic. The factoid that women earn only 77 cents of every dollar earned by men is the focal ...
Kerry's Middle East folly
by Cal Thomas
Apr 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
After his spectacular, but predictable, failure to move forward the "peace process" between Israel and the Palestinian side, Secretary of State John Kerry says the United States will now "evaluate"...
Doris Kearns Goodwin: Lincoln was actually sexy
by Roger Simon
Apr 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Doris Kearns Goodwin is a petite person who writes about towering figures -- Lyndon Johnson, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, Abraham Lincoln, Teddy Roosevelt, the Kennedys. She sat in a hushed meet...
Voter fraud tainted 2012 election
by Dick Morris
Apr 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Allegations of voter fraud fly back and forth in modern American politics, each based on episodic personal observations or on anomalous electoral outcomes. But now for the very first time, comes co...
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