Opinion

Hats Off To Sanders In Iowa Poll, But Clinton Has Good News, Too

Lanny Davis
Guests soaked by sprinklers at Hillary Clinton fundraiser

Hillary Clinton and her campaign have said from the beginning: this is going to be a tough and competitive contest.

Rum, School Choice, And Rebellion In Nevada

Opinion | Jeanne Allen
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I don’t understand, we permit people to do just about everything else they want with tax dollars. Where did this come from?

Feds' Policy Blunders Allow Legionnaire's Disease Outbreaks

Opinion | Henry Miller
U.S. flag flies outside Lincoln Medical Center where a cooling tower has been tested and disinfected following a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in the South Bronx region, New York

The agency uses humans as canaries in the coal mine to monitor outbreaks.

Gun Control Shills Won't Let Roanoke Journalists' Murders Go To Waste

Opinion | John Lott
Chris Hurst, a journalist at the station and boyfriend of killed journalist Alison Parker pauses for a moment as Jeff Marks, general manager for WDBJ7 looks on

McAuliffe apparently encouraged Parker’s father to speak out on the issue.

California Leads The Nation In Money For Nothing

Opinion | Lloyd Billingsley
Automobile traffic backs-up as it travels north from San Diego to Los Angeless along Interstate Highway 5 in California

Thousands of full-time government employees perform no work

Macroeconomics Is The Root Of All Error

Opinion | Bill Frezza
Federal Reserve Bank of New York VP Potter and Harvard University International Financial System professor Reinhart attend the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's annual Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium in Wyoming

Macroeconomics reigns in the realm of the unknowable promising that which cannot be delivered to the eager to be deceived

This Labor Day Weekend, Remember How Immigration Depresses Workers' Wages

Opinion | Peter N. Kirsanow
Illegal Immigration Protesters

Illegal immigration has a disproportionate effect on the employment of African-American men

Foreign Policy Is Still An Important Wedge Issue For The GOP

Opinion | Frank Donatelli
Graham: 'We Need More American Ground Forces In Iraq' (screenshot: Fox News)

Every Senate Democrat who votes in favor of the Iran Agreement is in jeopardy the minute Iran begins to cheat.

A Nightmare On Cyrus Street

Opinion | Scott Greer
Miley Cyrus hosts MTV Video Music Awards

The pop star embodies cultural nihilism like no other

Busting Margaret Sanger

Opinion | Ken Blackwell
A Planned Parenthood clinic is seen in Vista, California

The Smithsonian has no business honoring the eugenics advocate and Planned Parenthood founder.

An Arrogant, Ragingly Partisan EPA

Opinion | Alan Daley
Gina McCarthy, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency

The EPA does not limit its pretensions of omniscience to issues of energy.

Ashley Madison, Adultery, And Same-Sex Marriage

Opinion | Ryan T. Anderson
A photo illustration shows the Ashley Madison app displayed on a smartphone in Toronto

‘As people internalize this new vision of marriage, marriage will be less and less a stabilizing force.’

Assault By Government: Draining The Capital Pool

Opinion | Seton Motley
Street signs for Wall St. and Broad St. hang at the corner outside the New York Stock Exchange

Diamond Dave knows this ain’t the way to go. We should too.

America Still Making The Wrong Moves In Arctic Chess Game With Russia

Opinion | David Hunt
Russian President Putin delivers speech during opening ceremony of MAKS International Aviation and Space Salon in Zhukovsky

As Russia moves to exert its influence in the region, the United States continues to send mixed signals.

Here's Proof Trump's Rise Is Not Mainly Due To Immigration Worries

Opinion | Jamie Weinstein
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures after arriving for jury duty at Manhattan Supreme Court in New York, August 17, 2015. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)

Sorry, Ann Coulter

Thoughts On Love And Unwillingness To Drag Bathtubs Great Distances

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
Nothing hotter than Kate Mara in a bathtub. (Photo: Adam Fedderly/Esquire)

The reality of the situation begs two questions: First, what is sexy about lumbago?

Jimmy Carter, Deregulator

Opinion | Joanne Butler
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter takes questions from the media during a news conference about his recent cancer diagnosis and treatment plans, at the Carter Center in Atlanta

The next time you get a tweet about an airfare flash sale, save a kind thought for Carter.

Gun Control Could Not Have Stopped The Roanoke Shooting

Opinion | Scott Greer
Vester Flanagan

The shooter was driven to kill by hate, not a handgun

Why We Need To End The Federal Reserve Now

Opinion | Shah Gilani
Fed Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on monetray policy

We’d be free of the “command control” economy the Fed directs and gets all wrong.

Confessions Of A Closet Trump Supporter

Opinion | Charlotte Laws
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump exits the Manhattan Supreme Courthouse following service of jury duty in New York

Now that I have penned this bold and reckless article, I’ll be the target of my own shocking headlines.

The Supreme Court Should Not Take The Jim Thorpe Case

Opinion | Sean Roman Strockyj
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Applying the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act to Thorpe would be a mistake.

St. Alexius And America's Sick Culture

Opinion | Mike Church
Chris Hurst, a journalist at the station and boyfriend of killed journalist Alison Parker pauses for a moment as Jeff Marks, general manager for WDBJ7 looks on

How many more poor, doomed souls will killers look at, seeing only the atomized and balkanized septic tank we call a culture?

The Political Strategy Of Mobocractic Tyranny

Opinion | Alan Keyes
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump exits the Manhattan Supreme Courthouse following service of jury duty in New York

Caveant electores! Let the voters beware.

The Constitution Still Doesn't Grant Birthright Citizenship

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter
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Whomever that was the “original public meaning” for, it sure wasn’t the Supreme Court.

ESPN Has No Balls

Opinion | Scott Greer
For some fun and exciting foreplay for everyone involved, how about you just DON'T come home and turn on ESPN? Do you really need to be watching two dudes talk about the 2014 college football season in February? Didn't think so. Leave it off for a couple days prior to Valentine's Day and results are guaranteed. (Photo: Wikimedia)

The sports giant avoids offense at the cost of its coverage

When The Price Of Money Is Wrong, The Price of Everything Is Wrong

Opinion | Bill Frezza
A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York

We need a separation of money and state

The Obama Administration Is Winning Its War On Fossil Fuels

Opinion | Keith Mauck
The coal-fired Castle Gate Power Plant is pictured outside Helper, Utah

More than two dozen coal companies have filed for bankruptcy so far.

Servergate Really Could Be Hillary's Downfall

Opinion | Laura Wellington
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton used thumb drives to transfer information to her lawyer, David Kendall.

I’d rather make history by electing an honest president that may or may not be a woman.

Donald Trump: A 21st Century Protectionist Herbert Hoover

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump exits the Manhattan Supreme Courthouse following service of jury duty in New York

The Donald’s economic plan would be a disaster

Why Does Want To Lock Up Observant Jews?

Opinion | David Benkof
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio speaks at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames

If the Rubio policy prevails, some traditional Jews will have excruciating decisions to make.

Mises And The Market

Opinion | Robert P. Murphy
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 24:  A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on August 24, 2015 in New York City. As the global economy continues to react from events in China, markets dropped significantly around the world on Monday. The Dow Jones industrial average briefly dropped over 1000 points in morning trading.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

The full bust that should have occurred in 2008 was merely pushed back.

Clinton Still Leads Dems And GOP Candidates, Despite Onslaught

Opinion | Lanny Davis
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a town hall meeting in Las Vegas

Three reasons why I believe the media and GOP piling on Clinton hasn’t affected voter choices.

Alabama's Tough Immigration Law Didn't Fail -- It Was Gutted

Opinion | Scott Greer
Demonstrators picket against the possible arrivals of undocumented migrants who may be processed at the Murrieta Border Patrol Station in California

The bill worked before the federal government got involved

Supposed Patent Troll Fighters Are Trolls Too

Opinion | Peter Roff
The Nokia headquarters is seen in Espoo

Some companies are walking a fine line between playing the virtuous corporate citizen and maintaining the bottom line.

The Elephant In The Room: The GOP's Tech Dilemma

Opinion | Nathan Leamer
Former Florida Governor and Republican candidate for president Jeb Bush greets supporters at a VFW town hall event in Merrimack

None of the Republican candidates has demonstrated a coherent technology-policy agenda.

Birthright Citizenship Is Tearing The GOP Apart

Opinion | Scott Greer
Illegal Immigration Protesters

It’s a fight pitting abstract principles against common sense

Trump And The New Normal Of Presidential Politics

Opinion | Brian Fox
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures after arriving for jury duty at Manhattan Supreme Court in New York

Today, one has to have a larger than life brand with an independent, already established funding source.

America 2016: You Won't Believe What Happens After Trump Loses Election To Bernie Sanders

Satire | Jamie Weinstein
Republican 2016 U.S. presidential candidate businessman Donald Trump answers a question at the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

Tomorrow’s news today

Obamacare Gives Big Windfall To Insurance Companies As Quality of Healthcare Declines

Opinion | David Williams
U.S. President Obama speaks about Supreme Court ruling on "Obamacare" subsidies while delivering a statement from the White House Rose Garden in Washington

Americans don’t need more cronyism when it comes to their health care.

Why A Market Downturn Would Only Boost Donald Trump's Campaign

Opinion | Jamie Weinstein
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures after arriving for jury duty at Manhattan Supreme Court in New York, August 17, 2015. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson)

His poll numbers could go up and up and up

Government Grant Funding Corrupts Tobacco Research, Holds Back Scientific Inquiry

Opinion | Jesse Hathaway
Camel cigarettes are stacked on a shelf inside a tobacco store in New York

Agencies are themselves unduly influenced by the lure of big-money grants.

Every Version Of Every Bill In The 113th Congress

Opinion | Jim Harper
The U.S. flag flies at half-staff on the Capitol dome in memory of former Senator Howard Baker (R-TN) in Washington June 27, 2014. Baker, a pivotal figure in the Senate Watergate inquiry that pushed U.S. President Richard Nixon toward resignation and who later helped salvage Ronald Reagan's presidency amid the Iran-Contra scandal, died on Thursday. He was 88.    REUTERS/Gary Cameron   (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS OBITUARY) - RTR3W4HL

Behind the new computer-aided oversight database that the New York Times and Washington Examiner have used

Democrats Are Turning On Their Own History

Opinion | Quentin B. Fairchild
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a town hall meeting in Las Vegas

Jefferson-Jackson dinners have been renamed across the country

America And Europe Desperately Need History Lesson On Radical Islam

Opinion | J. D. Gordon
Obama delivers remarks after a briefing on U.S. efforts against the Islamic State (ISIS), at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia

So why do some Westerners defend radical Islam so vigorously?

DC Has A Bigger Welfare State Than Any European Country Besides Denmark

Opinion | Michael Tanner and Charles Hughes
U.S. Bureau Of Engraving And Printing Oversees Dollar Bill Production

The District’s welfare system has a poor track record of helping people transition to work.

When Everybody Wins, Everybody Loses

Opinion | John Steigerwald
The World Cup Trophy is seen during the preliminary draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup at Konstantin Palace in St. Petersburg

Maybe it’s time for adults to realize that baseball, football, basketball, soccer and hockey are not kids’ games

Scholars: Campus 'Sustainability' Indoctrinates College Students

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

Scholars: Campus ‘Sustainability’ Indoctrinates College Students

Apple And Google Pour Billions Down A Green Drain

Opinion | Steve Goreham
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Business has been captured by climatism, the belief that humans are causing dangerous global warming.

Got Caught Doing Wrong? Just Play The Outraged Victim Card

Opinion | Scott Greer
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a town hall meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada

Hillary Clinton’s camp is using a familiar tactic to deflate her email debacle

Right-To-Work In Missouri Depends On A Handful Of Republican Legislators

Opinion | Samantha Zinnen
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The state GOP is a few votes from overriding governor Jay Nixon’s veto

Are You Pro-Mengele Or Anti-Women's Health? Can You Explain Why?

Opinion | Bill Frezza
A Planned Parenthood clinic is seen in Vista, California

Welcome to the world of pluralistic democracy, where believers and atheists must learn to live and govern together.

Thoughts On The Hidden Dangers Of Organic Foods

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
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‘Listen, Stan, we’re gonna get you out of here. You and your almond milk.’

HUD Allowing Wealthy Families To Live In Public Housing While Poor Families Linger On Waiting Lists

Opinion | Kristina Ribali
A man walks through the Marcy Houses public housing development in the Brooklyn borough of New York

It’s hard to believe that a family making hundreds of thousands of dollars a year truly has trouble finding housing.

Planned Parenthood Deals Taxpayer-Funded Death, While Grassroots Organizations Provide Real Help To Women

Opinion | Peggy Hartshorn
Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards introduces US President Barack Obama before he addresses the Planned Parenthood national conference in Washington on April 26, 2013. (NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

It is time for the U.S. and state governments to start trusting their people when it comes to funding “reproductive health”

The NLRB's Politically Driven McDonald's Show Trial

Opinion | Ken Sondik
A passersby walks in front of a help wanted sign at a McDonalds restaurant in the Brooklyn borough of New York

The NLRB is trying to jettison the American franchising system

The Conservative Case For Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform

Opinion | Lance Lemmonds
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Montana and New Mexico are among just a handful of states that have restored civility to civil asset forfeiture.

Fixing The Fiduciary Standard Rule Proposal To Truly Protect Investors

Opinion | Daniel L. Goodwin
Obama introduces Perez as his nominee to be the next labor secretary, at the White House in Washington

The proposal will unintentionally hinder the very groups it purports to safeguard.

Entitled To Be A Nation, By 'The Laws Of Nature And Of Nature's God'

Opinion | Alan Keyes
Republican presidential candidate Trump speaks at a campaign town hall meeting in Derry

What Trump doesn’t get about American exceptionalism

Competition For The College Board, Now More Than Ever

Opinion | Emmett McGroarty and Jane Robbins
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The only solution to this problem is competition

COULTER: No, The 14th Amendment Doesn't Guarantee Birthright Citizenship

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter
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So far, only Donald Trump is defending black history on the issue of the 14th Amendment.

Only An Idiocracy Would Celebrate Preteen Political Activism

Opinion | Scott Greer
Junior high tween kids

This juvenile trend needs to go

Can A Pill Help Liberals Be More Compassionate?

Opinion | Paul Driessen
An illustration picture shows a blister-pack of birth control pills in Nice

Recent research suggests that correcting neurochemical imbalances could offer hope

Fed Right, Trump Wrong

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
Donald Trump doesn't like Bill Cosby

The fed funds futures market is now showing a 45 percent probability of a target rate hike in September.

Unleashing The Entrepreneurial Potential Of Veterans

Opinion | Sen. Jerry Moran
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Empowering those who have sacrificed for our country

Congress Should Force The FCC To Sell Unused Spectrum

Opinion | Christopher D. Coursen
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We cannot create more spectrum, we can only reallocate it or allow shared use of it.

Unfreezing Assets Will Sanction-Proof Iran

Opinion | David A. Grantham
Barack Obama delivers remarks on a nuclear deal with Iran at American University in Washington

Iran has built a financial arsenal for undermining U.S. interests, despite sanctions

A 'Success'? The Jury's Still Out On Obamacare

Opinion | Jim Huffman
U.S. President Obama speaks about Supreme Court ruling on "Obamacare" subsidies while delivering a statement from the White House Rose Garden in Washington

It’s not about enrollment numbers alone.

Cop Hate Goes Mainstream

Opinion | Scott Greer
Cast members Hawkins, who portrays Dr. Dre, and Jackson Jr., who portrays Ice Cube, pose with producer Ice Cube at the premiere of "Straight Outta Compton" in Los Angeles

A movie about fake gangsters might impact real cops

You're Killing Me: Regulations, Government Unions, And Taxes Quash Small Business

Opinion | Chuck DeVore
Will seeing more of this benefit America?

If states and cities want to encourage economic growth, they need to make themselves friendly to small business

The Stamp Act Riots, 250 Years On

Opinion | William F. Shughart II
A page of U.S. Postal Service limited-edition stamps commemorating the 1963 'March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom" is displayed in Washington

Overburdened taxpayers today can take heart from the colonists’ successful trouncing of the intrusive Stamp Act.

Property Owners Stand Up To National Park Bullying

Opinion | Ron Arnold
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One family’s fight to keep their canoe company from being taken away

The Deans Of Campus Insanity

Opinion | Scott Greer
University of Virginia Creative Commons Todd Vance

School administrators are responsible for almost everything that’s wrong with higher education

Trump's Immigration Plan Is Actually 'Something Terrific'

Opinion | Mark Meckler
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures after arriving for jury duty at Manhattan Supreme Court in New York

We are a nation of laws, and Americans want to see our laws followed.

The Gettysburg Address, By Donald Trump

Opinion | Dave Roberts
Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump gives the key note speech at the Republican Party Lincoln Day event in Birch Run, Michigan,

‘The world will hugely note and long remember what I say here, but it will probably forget what they did here.’

When Is A Raisin Like An Investment Return? When The Government Takes It Away

Opinion | Tara Helfman
California Raisins

Treasury, with the stroke of a pen, has taken the legitimate property interests of an entire class of investors

Why Are Feminists Angry At This Alabama Sorority?

Opinion | Scott Greer
Alabama Alpha Phi Sorority (Screencap)

It could be the next great cause for social justice warriors

The Old Farmer's Almanac Versus Global Warming Alarmists

Opinion | Brian Joondeph
Schoolchildren play in melting snow at Madison Square Park, in the Manhattan borough of New York City

It seems global warming only exists in the world of computer models.

The 'Nontoxic' Scam: Scaremongering, For Fun And Profit

Opinion | Joseph Perrone
Various cosmetics are laid out at a beauty salon in Seoul

None of these “harmful” ingredients demonized by cosmetic critics actually pose significant risk to consumers.

Americas Upside Down Cyber-Priorities

Opinion | Scott Cleland
File photo of a cybersecurity expert monitoring telecommunications traffic at a network operations center in a Verizon facility in Ashburn

The administration prioritizes net neutrality while agencies get breached by foreign hackers

Fed: Move At The Pace Of An Injured Snail

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
Fed Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on monetray policy

Inflation-sensitive market indicators argue against a rate hike.

Right-to-Work Or Not, Workers Have The Freedom To Leave Their Union

Opinion | Brett Healy
A crowd of about 200 people and union members gather in frigid temperatures in downtown Milwaukee

National Employee Freedom Week highlights every worker’s right to opt out of their union

Chinese Immigrant: 'America Is The Only Country Founded On Great And Noble Ideals'

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

Chinese Immigrant: ‘America Is The Only Country Founded On Great And Noble Ideals’

Too Many Conservatives Are More Concerned With Respect Than Winning

Opinion | Scott Greer
A television news assistant (C) runs to his co-workers with printed copies of U.S. Supreme Court decisions as soon as they are released at the court building in Washington June 22, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Politics is a battle for power, not accolades

Poverty: It's Not Where You Think It Is

Opinion | Chuck DeVore
Child poverty

The South isn’t the poorest place in the country, it’s California

Feminism Has Jumped The Shark

Opinion | Scott Greer
A woman holds a banner during a demonstration in Warsaw

It’s now a movement dedicated to the frivolous quibbles of a privileged class

The New York Times Believes MoJo's Gun-Control Myths

Opinion | John Lott
Rick Perry, former Texas governor and likely Republican presidential candidate, speaks at the Southern Republican Leadership Conference in Oklahoma City

Yes, deterrence works, and simply allowing citizens to carry guns works too.

How To Make The Beautiful Game More Beautiful In America

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
Chelsea's Oscar, Branislav Ivanovic and Eden Hazard celebrate after team-mate Andre Schurrle scored a goal during their English Premier League soccer match against Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium in Swansea

Is this the year the EPL catches up to the NFL in America? Short answer – No. Longer answer – Wait, you were serious?

The Uphill Battle To Improve The Conservative Brand

Opinion | Carrie Lukas
Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump gives the key note speech at the Republican Party Lincoln Day event in Birch Run, Michigan,

In spite of all our flaws and failures, about three in ten Americans still identify themselves as conservatives

The Whole GOP Presidential Field Reflects Its Quislings’ Corruption

Opinion | Alan Keyes
Republican 2016 presidential candidates pose at the start of the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

Trump’s run doesn’t offer true representation to the frustrated people whose votes he seeks to exploit.

COULTER: 'Immigrant': The New N-Word

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter
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So the good news is: Not all “American” terrorists are Muslim immigrants. Some are Latino immigrants.

There's No Place For The Common Man In The New Democratic Party

Opinion | Scott Greer
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton takes the stage to deliver her "official launch speech" at a campaign kick off rally in New York

And that’s bad news for Bernie Sanders

Hey Yellowstone, Spare The Bears

Opinion | Derek Hunter
A grizzly bear and her cub are seen in the Hayden Valley in Yellowstone National Park
The mother grizzly and her two cubs shouldn't be killed for simply acting like bears

GOP Candidates Noticeably Silent On Pentagon Spending Reform

Opinion | David Williams
Republican 2016 presidential candidates debate at the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

Many reiterated false narratives and stale talking points to justify throwing more money at the military.

Making A Family Show A Hate Crime: One Nutty Professor's Censorious Crusade

Opinion | Ben Jones
TV Land cancels Dukes of Hazzard

Go get ’em, Professor Bromell, with all of the sanctimonious wrath you can muster!

The Rise Of Carly Fiorina, Explained

Opinion | John Paul Shimek
Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina responds to a question at a forum for lower polling candidates held before the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

When you want a candidate to keep talking, you know you’ve got a good one.

When Does A Candidate Become A Candidate?

Opinion | Bradley A. Smith
Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire, Aug. 10, 2015. (Youtube)

Just as reading want ads isn’t the same as applying for a job, preparing to run isn’t running.

Pope Francis Should Call Congress Out For Funding Baby Organ Dealers

Opinion | Neil Siefring
Pope Francis waves as he arrives to attend an audience for altar servers at St. Peter's Square in Vatican City

Pope Francis must raise his voice in his address to Congress. It cannot be confined to a sentence or a passing reference.

What's The Difference Between Carly Fiorina And Donald Trump?

Opinion | Scott Greer
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They actually have a lot in common

'Burn, Baby, Burn!': The Watts Riot 50 Years Later

Opinion | Jonathan Bean
Police hold a protester who was detained in Ferguson

If city leaders “let them loot,” restitution is due small business owners victimized by the state-condoned violence

Sorry Mr. Trump, Canadian Health Care Is Not Working

Opinion | Jason Clemens and Bacchus Barua
Republican 2016 U.S. presidential candidate businessman Donald Trump answers a question at the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

In terms of cost, Canada’s system is among the most expensive of the OECD countries

Fran's Farm Foibles: What Drescher Doesn't Get About GMOS

Opinion | Amanda Zaluckyj
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The former The Beautician and the Beast star is merely the latest crank to accuse me of many outlandish sins.

'Soon To Retire' Taxpayers In The Crosshairs

Opinion | Alan Daley
An American flag flutters in the wind next to signage for a U.S. Social Security Administration office in Burbank

The Social Security Disability program had 6.6 million beneficiaries in 2006, but grew to 9 million at end of Dec 2014

Economic Debate: Kasich, Rubio, Bush Up

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
Republican 2016 presidential candidates debate at the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

But Trump’s protectionism is a real downer.

Doctors Should Be The First Line Of Defense Against Childhood Obesity, Not The State

Opinion | Doug Werner
Students and parents in the Lookout Mountain Preschool a variety of healthy snacks at a school party for Mother's Day in Golden

‘Move over nanny, there’s finally a doctor in the house!’

Why The U.S. Still Needs Its Nuclear Weapons

Opinion | Peter Huessy
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and the head of the country's Atomic Energy Organization, Ali Akbar Salehi, arrive for a nuclear deal review meeting in Tehran

Whatever one believes, the fight over nuclear modernization must be taken seriously.

Republican Establishment Playing A Dangerous Game Attacking Trump

Opinion | Brian Joondeph
Republican 2016 U.S. presidential candidate businessman Donald Trump answers a question at the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

The Republican establishment has itself to blame for Donald Trump. Nature abhors a vacuum.

Would Ending Foreign Aid To Israel Benefit The Jewish State?

Opinion | Ronn Torossian
Republican 2016 U.S. presidential candidate U.S. Senator Rand Paul answers a question at the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

America and Israel have shared values — but the time is ripe to examine if ending aid may benefit both

Scholar: America's Government Is 'Irreparably Broken'

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

Scholar: America’s Government Is ‘Irreparably Broken’

Inside Canary Mission, The Shadowy Group Exposing Anti-Semitism On College Campuses

Opinion | Edwin Black
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“This is not about being Jewish,” he explained. “This about fighting antisemitism.”

Donald Trump Versus The Conservative Movement

Opinion | Scott Greer
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The Republican Party is not the only institution threatened by The Donald’s popularity

With Obama's Help, Assembling Allah's Domestic Army Is Now Easier

Opinion | James Zumwalt
Obama Compares GOP To Iranians Chanting 'Death To America' (screenshot: C-SPAN)

The Koran forbids allegiance to non-Muslim authority

Innovation -- 1% Inspiration, 99% Traveling With Children

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
US President Obama stops for shave ice with daughter Malia in Kailua during Hawaiian holiday vacation

Imagine what else Thomas Edison might have conceived if only he drove his kids cross country to the Grand Canyon!

Honest Animal Lovers Versus Dishonest Animal Deniers

Opinion | Ted Nugent
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The dumbing down of humankind has never been more graphic and offensive and downright embarrassing.

How Obama's EPA Is Shutting Down The American Dream For Blacks And Hispanics

Opinion | Peter Ferrara
Gina McCarthy, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency

Without CO2, plants would die, and consequently, so would all animal life, including humans.

No One's Buying Cecile Richards' Denials

Opinion | Fr. Frank Pavone
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They will toot their own horn and make their own moral analysis, but it’s just not persuasive.

America's So-Called Political Leaders: Whom Do They Serve?

Opinion | Alan Keyes
Senate Majority Leader McConnell talks to reporters after the Senate Republican weekly policy luncheon at the Capitol in Washington

Bereft of our common vocation, we are being torn apart by politicians

Wisconsin 'John Doe' Investigation's Closure Serves As Cautionary Tale

Opinion | Erik Telford
File photo of Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker shows off his motorcycle driver's license before a "Roast & Ride" fund-raising event in Des Moines Iowa

The DA’s office had no probable cause that any sorts of laws were being violated

Should Illegal Immigrants Count In Drawing Legislative Districts?

Opinion | Ian Smith
Illegal Immigration Protesters

It is a political privilege to be included in the apportionment base by which our legislators are distributed.

First They Came For The Lion Hunters

Opinion | Humberto Fontova
A K-9 Unit Bloomington Police dog sniffs at stuffed animals blocking the doorway of River Bluff Dental clinic in protest against the killing of a famous lion in Zimbabwe, in Bloomington, Minnesota

None of that “don’t like lion-hunting — don’t hunt one” from liberals on this issue.

COULTER: Donald Trump: Still Right About Mexican Rapists

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter
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Far from “I am woman, hear me roar,” these are cultures where women help the men rape kids.

What's A College-Bound Lady To Do?

Opinion | Susan Patton
Ivy League Diversity

College is the best place to meet your life partner.

The Case For A Debate Question On Criminal Justice Reform

Opinion | Holly Harris
Obama visits a federal prison in Oklahoma

America has 5 percent of the world’s population, but 25 percent of its prisoners.

The Senate Should Have Defunded Planned Parenthood, But The Fight Isn't Over

Opinion | Sen. Jerry Moran
Melissa Farrell, Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast (YouTube/Screenshot)

As the practices of abortion providers are further exposed, I view such a solution as inevitable.

Clean Power Plan Begs For A Better Conservative Response To Pollution Control

Opinion | Cameron Smith
Obama delivers remarks on the Clean Power Plan at the White House in Washington

Conservatives aren’t stuck with the “EPA or the highway” approach to pollution.

The Boston Globe's Paean To Boston's Jihad Enablers

Opinion | Frank Gaffney
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in this handout photo presented as evidence by the U.S. Attorney's Office in Boston

When it comes to Muslim Brotherhood affiliates in Boston, the Globe sees no evil.

Why Nick Kristof And His Readers Are Wrong About The Iran Deal

Opinion | Peter Huessy
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Talking with enemies is fine. It’s what you talk about which is important.

Amy Schumer Is The Perfect Voice For Gun Control

Opinion | Scott Greer
Amy Schumer

The comic has a tendency to rely more on ‘feels’ rather than facts

Hillary's Tax Reform Throwback Reveals There Is Nothing Progressive About Progressivism

Opinion | Lewis K. Uhler and Peter J. Ferrara
Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton gives an economic speech at New York University on July 24, 2015 in New York City. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Hillary’s proposal would impose a ‘lock-in’ effect on capital, slowing its reallocation to fund new technological innovations.

Sage Grouse Defies Feds, Environmental Lobby; Increases By Two-Thirds

Opinion | Brian Seasholes

Look to states, counties, industry, and nonprofits, not the Interior Department, to explain the Sage Grouse’s comeback.

Did Hillary Destroy Only Some, Or All Of Her Email Records?

Opinion | John M. Ellis
Hillary Clinton released a new ad defending Planned Parenthood (Youtube)

If the relevant law is to have any meaning, she must be indicted.

Proposal Could Stop Foreign Poaching Of Key U.S. Firms

Opinion | Andrew F. Quinlan
Louisiana Republican Rep. Charles Boustany

The U.S. is facing a minor crisis of some of its most valuable companies relocating their intellectual property in other places.

What Mother Jones Missed In Its Hit Piece About Me

Opinion | John Lott
Mother Jones

If the political left can’t win the arguments on facts, they go after the person.

Why United Way Must Stop Funding Planned Parenthood

Opinion | John-Henry Westen and Kristan Hawkins
Planned Parenthood

We’re urging United Way to stop funding Planned Parenthood’s harvesting of fetal organs

Planned Parenthood's Unsatisfying Defense Of The Indefensible

Opinion | Maureen Ferguson
(Photo: YouTube/Screenshot)

Our abortion culture has led us to a place that is beyond heartbreaking.

California’s Pillage People Lead The Nation In Tax Collector Harassment

Opinion | Lloyd Billingsley
California Budget.JPEG

The tax collectors have not exactly been transparent about how much money they are spending to pursue Gilbert Hyatt.

Donald Trump, Supply-Sider?

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a news conference near the U.S.-Mexico border outside of Laredo

The evidence, at times, suggests yes.

It's Time To Crush Planned Parenthood

Opinion | Stacy Washington
Mary Gatter, Planned Parenthood (YouTube/Screenshot)

The baby-parts syndicate should be defunded and its executives prosecuted

Cecilgate And The Betty White Syndrome

Opinion | Bob Newman
Girl holds sign at the doorway of Bloomington's River Bluff Dental clinic in protest against the killing of a famous lion in Zimbabwe

Don’t you hate it when facts are presented?

How The State Department's Proposed Arms Trafficking Rules Could Impact You

Opinion | Joel Stonedale
US Guns on Buses.JPEG

State could be given power to prosecute those who provide too many details about their products

The Wind Production Tax Credit Doesn't Belong In The Tax Extenders Package

Opinion | Don Nickles
The sun sets behind power-generating wind turbines from a wind farm near the village of Ludwigsburg

Congress should stay the course and continue to fight against the PTC to ensure it gets blown away for good.

Europe Needs Free Trade, But Not the Euro

Opinion | Benjamin Powell
European Council President Tusk holds a news conference at the European Council headquarters after a European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium

The Euro will ultimately fail because the member countries have no incentive to keep their debts in check.

Trust No One, Risk Everything: The Administration's Iran Strategy

Opinion | Peter Huessy
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani delivers a speech to the nation in Tehran

A deal must be good enough for the Senate to avoid military force

's ECAA Boosts Brave New World 'Education'

Opinion | Jane Robbins
GED Changes.JPEG

I-TECH is yet another reason the education bill must be defeated when it emerges from conference committee.

Cruz Reveals Senate Is Actually Playing An Elaborate, Costly Game Of Follow-The-Leader

Opinion | Mark Meckler
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz speaks at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames

Sen. Cruz was right to stand up against Sen. McConnell and the dishonest Republican leadership.

With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility -- Please, No More Comic Book Movies

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
A stunt man dressed as Spider-Man, poses during a photo call for the film "The Amazing Spider-Man 2", at the Empire State Building in New York

Thor needs to bring his hammer of the gods down hard on whoever keeps greenlighting these pictures.

According To Liberals, This One Lion Is More Important Than All Of Zimbabwe

Opinion | Scott Greer
Piper Hoppe, 10, from Minnetonka, Minnesota, holds a sign at the doorway of River Bluff Dental clinic in protest against the killing of a famous lion in Zimbabwe, in Bloomington, Minnesota July 29, 2015.  REUTERS/Eric Miller

What about the humans in Cecil’s homeland?

The Case For Banning 'To Kill A Mockingbird'

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Pulitzer Prize winner and 'To Kill A Mockingbird' author Harper Lee smiles before receiving the 2007 Presidential Medal of Freedom in the East Room of the White House November 5, 2007 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

We simply cannot allow our carefully cloistered youth to be exposed to bigots, even if they are fictional.

A News Junkie's Cure For The Summertime Blues

Opinion | Timothy Philen

As Congress leaves town, The Donald and The Dwarf keep my spirits high

Why Speak Of Faction And Demagoguery?

Opinion | Alan Keyes
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at the Virginia Democratic Party's annual Jefferson-Jackson party fundraising dinner

On account of their subservience to power, demagogues have no conscience about its source.

Clinton And Bush -- A Teaching Moment For America

Opinion | Lanny Davis
Democratic presidential hopeful and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks to guests gathered for a campaign event at Iowa State University on July 26, 2015 in Ames, Iowa. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Why can’t we see more of this spirit of civil disagreement and mutual respect in today’s political culture?

Tom Brady Calling Signals From The Clinton Playbook

Opinion | Brian Joondeph
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady speaks at Salem State University in Salem in this file photo

Unfortunately for him, the suspension stands.

Medicare�s Unhappy 50th Anniversary

| David Hogberg
Obama finishes signing the bill H.R. 2 Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015, the so-called Medicare 'doc fix,' in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington

‘We’ll never know exactly how many MS or dementia patients would have been helped by therapy and never received it’

Does Yoko Ono Cause Heart Attacks? Maybe�

Opinion | Keith Naughton
With AFP Story by Veronique DUPONT: US-E

The fact is that we don’t know if vehicle emissions, chemical spills or stress is the cause of the observed health problems.

COULTER: Voters To GOP: We're Just Not That Into Immigrants

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter
Ann Coulter Fox News

‘All the donor money in the world isn’t going to help you, Republicans, if the voters hate you.’

Sister Souljah Moments Always Fail For Conservatives

Opinion | Scott Greer
Hindenburg disaster Getty Images

The overrated political phenomenon never works for the right

Best Of Enemies: Gore Vidal, Bill Buckley, And The Debate That Changed America

Opinion | Christopher Bedford

Opens in cinemas July 31

You Built an Exchange, Now Die In It

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
U.S. President Barack Obama pauses as he speaks about the Affordable Care Act at Prince George's Community College in Largo, Maryland September 26, 2013. Obama on Tuesday highlighted the benefits of U.S. healthcare reform, a week before one of the controversial law's key elements, new insurance exchanges, go live. Millions of uninsured Americans will be able to sign up for coverage under President Barack Obama's healthcare reform beginning on Oct. 1, kicking off the most sweeping social program since the launch of Medicare for the elderly in the 1960s. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

The message the federal government should send to states that built exchanges is simple: You broke it, we bought it.

Where Other Republicans Fear To Tread: Why I Spoke To The AFL-CIO

Opinion | Mike Huckabee
aflcio

I’ve been fighting for the forgotten long before it was the cool thing to do — particularly in the GOP.

ITC Exclusion Order Request Threatens U.S. Trade Interests

Opinion | Peter Roff
File photo of people posing with mobile devices in front of projection of Samsung logo in Zenica

There is something not quite right when companies attempt to use a federal agency to gain competitive advantage

Why The Pay-to-Sue Trial Bar Loves Pennsylvania

Opinion | Patrick Gleason
Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane congratulates Governor Tom Wolf following his inauguration ceremony at the State Capitol in Harrisburg, PA on January 20, 2015.

Pennsylvania legislators should rein in AG Kane’s practices. Keystone State taxpayers and employers deserve better.

Roger Goodell Goes To The Mattress

Opinion | Marc Sterne
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell (Getty Images)

Goodell has been spoiling for a fight with the Patriots and this was his ticket.

Sorry Rand, The GOP Is Not Having A Libertarian Moment

Opinion | Scott Greer
U.S. Senator Paul listens to members and their guests at the Londonderry Fish and Game Club in New Hampshire

Paul’s ‘downward spiral’ has more to do with his message than campaign setbacks

Mark Levin Exposes President Obama�s Progressive Future For Your Kids

| Peter Ferrara
Mark Levin

instead of economic growth and prosperity, what Obama’s progressives want is “degrowth”

Yes, Governor Huckabee, Gay Rights Are Civil Rights

Opinion | David Lampo
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Huckabee speaks to 42nd annual meeting of American Legislative Exchange Council in San Diego

Mr. Huckabee’s vitriolic dismissal of any comparison between gay and black civil rights is shameful.

Uber: Breaking New York's Taxi Cartel

Opinion | Thomas Grier
Uber representative registers people on smartphone during kick off of citywide jobs tour in Queens borough of New York

We should all be grateful that Uber has decided to give Mayor Bill de Blasio a black eye. He had it coming.

Why Overwhelming Israeli Opposition To The Iran Deal Matters

Opinion | Jamie Weinstein
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu holds a meeting of his new cabinet, in honor of Jerusalem day, at the Israeli Museum in Jerusalem

‘Unleash a lion from the cage’

GOP Leaders Are Driving Their Base Into The Arms Of Donald Trump

Opinion | Scott Greer
McConnell and Republican Senators _ Sarah Barth _ Daily Caller4

The failures of a Republican-controlled Congress help explain the billionaire’s appeal

Red States And Blue States Agree On Federalism

Opinion | Larry Hart
Google Reports Quarterly Earnings

Count the American Conservative Union with those defending the rights of state officials to do their jobs.

For Being A Republican, I Helped Create Donald Trump?

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump talks to reporters as he arrives in Laredo, Texas July 23, 2015. REUTERS/Rick Wilking - RTX1LKQR

It is absurd to contend, as Egan does, that Donald Trump is a concoction of the Republican party.

Hillary's Inconceivably Stupid Capital-Gains Tax Scheme

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at the Iowa Democratic Party's Hall of Fame dinner in Cedar Rapids

Her “short-termism” fear will lead to long-term stagnation.

Fed Up With FOIA

Opinion | Micah Morrison
NSASurveillance Judge.JPEG

Is FOIA reform finally at the tipping point?

Lobbyist Hired For Al-Qaeda And Hamas Charity In Washington, DC

Opinion | Ronn Torossian
Palestinian members of al-Qassam Brigades take part in a military parade in Gaza City

This charity was banned by Israel in 2008, after providing funds to Hamas.

Why Should "Living Wage" Workers Even Go To School?

Opinion | Aaron Johnson
Alarcon holds a sign before the Los Angeles City Council approved a proposal to increase the minimum wage to $15.00 per hour in Los Angeles, California

Think about it: when people consider their quality of life unacceptable, they seek better options.

GOP Congressman: Conservatives Have To Fight A Two-Front War In DC

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

GOP Congressman: Conservatives Have To Fight A Two-Front War In D.C.

Former Clinton Adviser Tries To Prove New Planet Is 'Bad News For God,' Ends Up Proving How Little He Knows About The Bible

Daily Caller News Foundation | Blake Neff
God creating the sun, moon, and planets, by Michelangelo

Checkmate, theists!

Fighting For Our Veterans Starts With VA Accountability

Opinion | Rep. Lee Zeldin
Karen Bleier/Getty Images

There is so much more we can do to improve the quality of life and care for veterans

Denunciations Won't Stump The Trump

Opinion | Scott Greer
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames

The Republicans lining up to fight Donald Trump overlook why the mogul is dominating the 2016 field

The Fight Against Patent Trolls Is About Principle

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) speaks at a news conference on the anticipated House passage of the USA Freedom Act on Capitol Hill in Washington May 22, 2014.   REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Patent trolls have dubiously taken the moral high ground on innovation

For Smartphone Users, Spectrum Is Speed

Opinion | Scott Cleland
US-INTERNET-FCC

No more spectrum supply and exploding demand will slow smartphone Internet access to the speed of government.

How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Cocktail Party

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
Are you more of a martini gal than a whiskey or beer person? Then the Emerald Isle is the drink for you. Take all your preferred martini liquor (gin, vodka), skip the vermouth and olive and add creme de menthe and a sprig of mint instead for an Irish-themed cocktail. (Photo: Food.com)

All it requires is a change in attitude. Ready?

The UN's Relentless March Of Unreason

Opinion | Henry Miller
The WHO logo is pictured at the entrance of its headquarters in Geneva

IARC previously concluded that aloe vera, cell phones, night shifts, and coffee are “probable” or “possible” carcinogens.

The Guy Who Founded America Is No Longer Welcome At Democratic Dinner Tables

Opinion | Scott Greer

The left can no longer stand Thomas Jefferson

Buying A Car In The Electronic Age: You Need More Than The Blue Book

Opinion | Vince Crisler
Jeep-Stalling Investigation.JPEG

Can a car detect a cyber attack and can it shut it down to ensure your safety?

Is Trump The Omarosa Of His Latest Reality TV Show?

Opinion | Ben Sellers
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump arrives to speak at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames

Trump has no bonafides to support his credibility as a strong conservative leader.

Trump Ignores McCain's Forsworn Senatorial Oath, Insulting POW Oath-Keepers Instead

Opinion | Alan Keyes
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump attends a news conference regarding issues on undocumented immigrants in Beverly Hills, California, July 10, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn - RTX1JYE1

John McCain has traduced the equally important oath he took upon being elected.

John Roberts And Barack Obama: Partners In Legacy

Opinion | William J. Watkins, Jr.
US Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts is followed by Elena Kagan on her way to take the Judicial Oath to become the 112th US Supreme Court justice. (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Sebelius and King are Chief Justice Roberts’ effort to build a legacy by piggybacking off President Obama.

COULTER: Trump's Opponents Take A Nuanced View On Child Rape

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter
Ann Coulter

‘All peasant cultures exhibit extremely non-progressive views on women and children.’

Medicaid Enrollment Is Exploding, And That Will Come Back To Hurt States

Opinion | Kristina Ribali
Andrew Slavitt of Optum/QSSI is sworn-in to testify at a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on Capitol Hill in Washington

‘Ohio’s projected costs more than doubled.’

Yes On The Iran Deal -- By An Eyelash

Opinion | Lanny Davis
Iranians celebrate on the streets following a nuclear deal with major powers, in Tehran

On the issue of sanctions, GOP hypocrisy is impossible to miss.

Graham Allison's Yellow Submarine And American Blue Meanies

Opinion | Peter Huessy
Iranians celebrate on the streets following a nuclear deal with major powers, in Tehran

There has been no “restraint” or “cooperation” on the part of Pyongyang, including in its nuclear program.

Bad Bills Are Like Bad Relationships: We Don't Need A Break, We Need A Break-Up

Opinion | Seton Motley
Congress Immigration.JPEG

When Congress reconvenes, it should do so without ever again contacting the Innovation Act.

J Street Fronts For Obama On The Iranian Deal

Opinion | Abraham H. Miller
A staff removes the Iranian flag from the stage after a group picture with foreign ministers and representatives during the Iran nuclear talks at the Vienna International Center in Vienna

If there is a policy that hurts Israel, count on J Street to mobilize for it.

'Jesus? He's A Loser': Secret, Super Authentic Trump Speech LEAKED

Satire | Blake Neff
The crucifixion

I like my prophets alive, not killed like a common punk

Depression Didn't Kill 5 Servicemen In Chattanooga

Opinion | Scott Greer
FBI agents continue their investigation at the Armed Forces Career Center in Chattanooga

The media narrative that’s trying to obscure the real cause for last week’s terror

It's Time For Congress To Stop Taxpayer Funding Of Planned Parenthood's Organ Harvesting

Opinion | John-Henry Westen and Ben Johnson
Cecile Richards

Planned Parenthood: Harvesting organs and doing illegal abortions on the taxpayer dime

The Value Of A GOP JV Debate

Opinion | Keith Naughton
Businessman and Republican candidate for president Trump speaks to supporters at a campaign event in Laconia

Even though everyone wants to play on the varsity stage, the real show to watch will be the junior varsity debate.

Occupational Licensing Rules Benefit Industry Insiders, Hurt Consumers

| Jesse Hathaway
Yoga On Beach

Colorado cracks down on yoga studios, while Oregon cracks down on music therapists

Trump Is Defying Conventional Wisdom

Video | Brian Joondeph

Would Trump capitulate like the Republican Congress in the face of Obama’s executive orders? Not a chance.

All The Furor Over The Planned Parenthood Video Completely Misses The Point

Daily Caller News Foundation | Blake Neff
Deborah Nucatola (Center for Medical Progress/YouTube screengrab)

It’s not about what legal, it’s about what’s NOT illegal

Behind The Department Of Defense's Major HR And Benefits Overhaul

Opinion | Anonymous
Special Forces

The Secretary of Defense is right to demand that it be revamped with an eye towards the information age

Need To Score Political Points? Try Exploiting Tragedies

Opinion | Scott Greer
Louise Brown walks in the "March for Black Lives" after passing by the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston

Who’s really at fault for using deaths to make political gains

Illegal Immigration Doesn't Give Democrats Extra House Seats

Opinion | David Bier
Illegal Immigration.JPEG

The root of the problem is the policies, not the immigrants. Fix the policies, and make the party competitive again.

Faith Or Foolishness: Obama’s Iran Folly

Opinion | Steven Bucci
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a news conference about the recent nuclear deal reached with Iran, in Washington

President Obama has always said he was a man of faith. The nuclear deal with Iran proves it.

Time To Reform The American Community Survey

Opinion | Neil Siefring
US-POLITICS-CONGRESS-TEA PARTY

The ACS is a symptom of an overgrown federal government that needs to collect information in order to redistribute wealth.

As Tehran Cheats, Hold The Regime's Feet To The Fire Across The Middle East

Opinion | Raymond Tanter
Iranians celebrate on the streets following a nuclear deal with major powers, in Tehran

Unfortunately for the stability of the region, Iran’s economic vulnerability is about to be alleviated.

The Manichean World Of Donald Trump

Opinion | Jamie Weinstein
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump responds to a question from Frank Luntz at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames

To understand his comments on , you have to understand his worldview

Think Tank Head: Conservatism Is All About Optimism

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas
Students from Covenant Classical School of Concord, North Carolina, help raise a replica of a Civil War era American flag during the re-enactment of a flag-raising ceremony at Fort Sumter National Monument in Charleston

‘Everyone has an innate gift, if only they can be set free’

Do #BlackLivesMatter More To The Left Than Bernie?

Opinion | Scott Greer
Bernie Sanders speaks at a campaign rally in Portland, Maine on July 6, 2015. (Youtube screengrab)

The progressive force that may stop Sanders’s momentum

No Tears For Tiger

Opinion | John Steigerwald
Tiger Woods of the U.S. looks out at the golf course as he prepares to play his practice round ahead of the 2015 Masters at the Augusta National Golf Course in Augusta

Woods’ decline couldn’t happen to a more deserving guy

I Graduated From College With The Chattanooga Gunman

Opinion | Scott Greer
Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez (Hamilton County, Tennessee booking photo)

Radical Islam is a problem close to home

Vile Bodies: The Episcopal Church's General Conventions

Opinion | Daniel Oliver
Bishop Leo Frade speaking at the Episcopalian Diocesan Convention in 2014.

Where will it end, and when? Who knows?

CUFI Christians Mobilize For Battle On Iran Deal

Opinion | Edwin Black
John Hagee

‘Everything about the briefing made it clear that the CUFI Action Fund will go where AIPAC does not’

Paying More And Buying Less: The Story Of Obamacare

Opinion | David J. Hebert
Obamacare

That insurance companies are seeking congressional approval to increase their rates is no surprise whatsoever.

One Punch A Year: Thoughts On Improving Male Friendships

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
Amateur boxer Shepard Davis with the FDNY Bravest Boxing team throws a punch at an opponent at a charity event in New York

Think of it as a needle exchange program for the emotionally stunted.

The Danger From China’s Coming Recession

Opinion | Keith Naughton
An investor watches an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage office in Beijing

Nobody knows when China will dip into recession, but every day that goes by is one day closer.

Media Sees No Evil In Planned Parenthood Shock Video

Opinion | Kristi Hamrick
Planned Parenthood Protest October 14 14 (Katie Frates/Daily Caller)

Questions of law must be addressed, but they are not the whole story.

The GOP S**tkicker Battlecry: If You're Really Serious

Opinion | Ted Nugent
The last new star on the American flag, bringing to a total of 50, was added July 4, 1960, after Hawaii became an official state. Today, the flag proudly rises at statehouses, court rooms and churches, serving as a daily reminder of both the nation's great accomplishments and all the nation has to offer. (Photo: Getty Images)

‘Listen up if you truly wish to win and end this anti-American insanity.’

Puerto Rico Is Sinking In Debt: Why The Mainland Should Care

Opinion | Victor Nava
The national flags of Puerto Rico and the U.S. wave in front of a building belonging to UBS bank, whose retail customers' portfolios are heavily invested in Puerto Rico bonds, in the Hato Rey Financial District in San Juan, February 27, 2014. REUTERS/Ana Martinez

Millions of Americans will see their retirement investments hit hard

If You Love A Country, Set It Free: The Case For Cutting Aid To Armenia

Opinion | Alexander Murinson
Protesters gather during rally against recent decision to raise public electricity prices in Yerevan

Aid to Armenia is not only superfluous, but not in the best interests of U.S. strategy.

State Sponsorship Of Terror Disqualifies Iran From Good-Faith Agreements

Opinion | Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick
Iranians celebrate on the streets following a nuclear deal with major powers, in Tehran

I will only support this deal if it meets the simple benchmark of forever preventing a nuclear Iran.

Sorry Folks, Demagogue Donald Is No Ronald Reagan

Opinion | Alan Keyes
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event in Phoenix, Arizona

His passionate posturing may be nothing more than the fatally misleading footsteps of a ‘Judas goat.’

COULTER: Every Pro-Immigration Argument Is A Lie

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter
Ann Coulter

How about NOT taking in immigrants who are poor, uneducated, and come from dysfunctional families?

Meet The Rich Man's Malcolm X

Opinion | Scott Greer
Ta-NehisiCoates

He knows how to win an audience and make race relations worse at the same time

Why Is The Media Picking Sides On Polling?

Opinion | Lanny Davis
bernie sanders

The mainstream media just might be motivated, however unconsciously, to create a contest on the Democratic side

Has The Club For Growth Gone Protectionist?

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
burton-club-for-growth-slide

Someone might get the idea that their pro-trade convictions are negotiable

Bernie Sanders' Economic Fallacies

Opinion | David Weinberger
bernie sanders

Economics is about living, breathing human beings, not categories

An Agreement Written In Tehran

Opinion | Kenneth Timmerman
John Kerry speaks with Hossein Fereydoun and Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif (R), before the Secretary and Foreign Minister addressed an international press corps gathered at the Austria Center in Vienna

Congress must kill this deal while there is still time.

How Diversity Policies Harm Women

Opinion | Abigail R. Hall
U.S. Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at the National Council of La Raza conference in Kansas City Missouri

‘I’ll never know if some institutions interviewed me solely because they had a diversity requirement to fulfill.’

Obama's Vienna Concession: A Foreign Policy Disaster

Opinion | Ken Blackwell & Robert Morrison
Iranians celebrate on the streets following a nuclear deal with major powers, in Tehran

Many of our fellow conservatives are saying that President Obama’s deal with Iran is a ‘nuclear Munich.’

Congress Can Chip Away At Obamacare's Harmful Taxes

Opinion | Michi Iljazi
The U.S. flag flies at half-staff on the Capitol dome in memory of former Senator Howard Baker (R-TN) in Washington June 27, 2014. Baker, a pivotal figure in the Senate Watergate inquiry that pushed U.S. President Richard Nixon toward resignation and who later helped salvage Ronald Reagan's presidency amid the Iran-Contra scandal, died on Thursday. He was 88.    REUTERS/Gary Cameron   (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS OBITUARY) - RTR3W4HL

It’s time to repeal the tanning tax.

Reauthorizing No Child Left Behind Will Stop Federal Common Core Push

Opinion | Sen. Pat Roberts
No Child Left Behind.JPEG

‘State academic standards will once again be a state decision when the bill passes into law. Period.’

Washington's Push To Stop Corporate Welfare And Cronyism Must Extend To T-Mobile

Opinion | Drew Johnson
A T-Mobile store sign is seen in Broomfield, Colorado

The FCC must follow the lead of Congress and begin to weed out cronyism

The One New Technology That Could Get Us A Better Iran Deal

Opinion | Rod D. Martin
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani delivers a speech to the nation in Tehran

A nuclear plant doesn’t have to use uranium. It can use thorium.

Phyllis Schlafly's Choice Not To Echo Herself

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
Phyllis Schlafly

The anti-patent reform Schlafly gets trolled.

The Questionable International PR Team Countering ISIS

Opinion | Ronn Torossian
Screenshot of purported Islamic State shock troops.

The Sawab Center aims to counter Islamic State propaganda

Really Terrible Ideas Do In Fact Generate Bipartisanship. See: Obama, President Barack

Opinion | Seton Motley
U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a statement about the nuclear deal reached between Iran and six major world powers with Vice President Joe Biden at his side during an early morning address to the nation from the East Room of the White House in Washington, July 14, 2015.    REUTERS/Andrew Harnik/Pool - RTX1K9W9

Rather than destroy the patent village in order to “save” it — let’s actually only address the only problem anyone ever cites.

Could Ohio Governor John Kasich Be 2016's Dark Horse?

Opinion | Stewart Lawrence
Kasich

Make no mistake: Kasich is a deficit hawk.

Should We Ban 'To Kill A Mockingbird'?

Opinion | Scott Greer
Atticus Finch

The slippery slope of eliminating anything remotely racist

The New 'No Child': Control By A Thousand Vetoes?

Opinion | Neal McCluskey
Alexander Vanderbilt

Executive veto power is no better than federal standards.

FCC's Title II Trifecta Gamble

Opinion | Scott Cleland
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler arrives to testify before a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee hearing on FCC's proposed budget for 2016, in Washington

Odds are at least 8-1 against the agency.

Jeb Bests Hillary In An American Worker Tweet-Off

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
Bush answers a question from the audience during a town hall campaign stop at the VFW Post in Hudson

The former governor is right about people needing, and wanting, to work longer hours.

The Nobel Committee Should Take Another Look At Obama's Nonproliferation Record

Opinion | Jeffrey Ballabon and Bruce Abramson
Barack Obama

If Iran gets the bomb on the president’s watch, an arms race could follow.

Christians Are Rising To The Challenge Of Protecting Religious Liberty

Opinion | John-Henry Westen
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Only by standing together can Christians fight for liberty, as so many have in recent days.

Activist For Women: 'Hillary Clinton Does Not Represent Me'

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

Activist For Women: ‘Hillary Clinton Does Not Represent Me’

The GOP Has A Bigger Problem Than Donald Trump

Opinion | Scott Greer
Trump On Iran: 'Obama Is Making US Look Like BEGGARS' (Getty Images)

In any election, messaging should come first

These Kids Are Alright (For Now)

Opinion | John Steigerwald
a bunch of kids looking up Getty Images

Luke Adelman is on to something

Sanctuary Cities: No Peace And No Justice

Opinion | Michael Cutler
Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez is led into the Hall of Justice for his arraignment in San Francisco

We do not need any more laws. We need the means, resources and political will to enforce the laws that are already on the books.

Why Background Checks Couldn't Stop Dylan Roof

Opinion | John Lott
Dylann Storm Roof appears by closed-circuit television at his bond hearing in Charleston

Unless the databases are dramatically improved, expanded background checks are likely to do more harm than good.

You Don't Treat A Health Problem With Acceptance

Opinion | Scott Greer
Gut

Obesity is an epidemic, not a lifestyle choice

Could Governor Walker's Proposals Weaken Tenure? This Prof Hopes So

Opinion | Professor X, PhD
Wisconsin Governor Walker speaks during a "Roast & Ride" campaign event sponsored by Iowa Senator Ernst at the Central Iowa Expo in Boone, Iowa

‘I know exactly what academic freedom I have. Take my tenure. Please. It’s of no use to me.’

What Else Are Libertarians Ahead Of The Curve On?

Opinion | Cory Massimino
(REUTERS/Gary Cameron)

It took four decades, but Americans finally caught up to libertarians in the fight for gay rights.

On The Driveway To Economic Recovery -- Thoughts On Free Trade

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
Mortgage Rates .JPEG

I am open for business, America. You’re welcome.

How To Beat The Supreme Court

Opinion | David W. New
Supporters of gay marriage rally after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Friday that the U.S. Constitution provides same-sex couples the right to marry

Instead of requiring a two thirds majority in Congress to propose an amendment, a simple majority will do.

Some Free Advice For San Fran's Chipotle And Minimum Wage Lovers

Opinion | Michael Hausam
A bird flies above the Ferry Building in San Francisco

Whatever you do, do not even consider, not for a moment, changing course.

If Folks Like Justice Thomas And Me Are Clowns, God Will Have The Last Laugh

Opinion | Alan Keyes
Gay Activist George Takei: 'Clarence Thomas Is A Clown In Black Face' (screenshot: Fox)

Why does George Takei need to believe that human dignity is a function of government power?

Why The 21st Century Cures Act Is A Mistake

Opinion | Joseph Gulfo
An illustration picture shows a blister-pack of birth control pills in Nice

The bill would waste political capital that could be spent on effective solutions

A Strategy To Defeat ISIS Without Strengthening Iran

Opinion | Jim Hanson
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The United States military will need to be actively involved, and if we don’t do it, the Iranians will.

How Republicans Can Get Out Ahead Of The Next Debt-Limit Fight

Opinion | Neil Siefring
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Revive the Boehner Rule, with conservative support.

Greek Voters Got It Right, Here's Why We Should Pay Attention

Opinion | David Silverstein
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras applauds as he arrives to attend a debate on Greece at the European Parliament in Strasbourg

It may be time for all leaders in the West to think about what a debt reset would look like at home.

Big Taxi Defeats Uber In NYC

Opinion | Lawrence Meyers
File illustration picture shows the logo of car-sharing service app Uber on a smartphone next to the picture of an official German taxi sign

New York City is a lost cause, let’s get on with fights we can win.

COULTER: ISIS: 0; Ted Kennedy: Too Many To Count

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter
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‘The weekend came and went without anyone in America being killed by ISIS, but a lot of people being killed by immigrants’

Boko Haram Takes War Outside Of Its Comfort Zone

Opinion | Olivier Guitta
Chadian soldier poses for picture at front line during battle against insurgent group Boko Haram in Gambaru

One can expect Chad to go even harder and more ruthlessly against the jihadist group.

Conservative Health Care Reform For The 21st Century

Opinion | Rep. Gus Bilirakis
Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the U.S. FDA, speaks during the 2013 Reuters Health Summit in New York

‘This is one of the best pieces of legislation Congress has seen in a long time.’

The Worst Politician You've Never Heard Of

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
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Someone needs to put the fear of God in the people responsible for this egregious scandal.

Pastor To Hispanic Congregation Speaks Out On Trump Immigrant Crime Statement

Opinion | Samson Dunn
Businessman and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump reacts to supporters during a back-yard reception in Bedford

‘Trump was referring to the individuals that come into the country illegally and devastate many Hispanic communities.’

How Can ISIS Ever Withstand Obama's 'Better Ideas'?

Opinion | Scott Greer
Obama is flanked by Dempsey and Winnefeld as he delivers remarks after a briefing on U.S. efforts against the Islamic State (ISIS), at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia

Jihadis aren’t impressed with liberal democracy

Of Bridge And Presidential Politics

Opinion | Brian Joondeph
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump stands in front of a statue of actor John Wayne during a campaign event at the museum and birthplace of the actor while campaigning for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination in Winterset, Iowa June 27, 2015.    REUTERS/Brian Frank - RTX1I3C2

Five political and business ‘Notrumps’ line up against the Donald

Embassy Or Not, Cuba Will Remain In Misery

Opinion | Keith Naughton
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Cuba will only become relevant once its police state inevitably collapses and millions seek to flee.

EPA Must Balance Standards With Cost To Community

Opinion | Thomas J. Riordan
Gina McCarthy, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency

Not even the EPA knows how the nation can reach the tighter ground-level ozone standard.

No Governor, A Willingness To Compromise Is Not What We Need

Opinion | Michael Hausam
Chris Christie formally announces his campaign for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination during a kickoff rally at Livingston High School in Livingston

Governor Christie, stop mentioning reaching across the aisle. Your opponents will be doing neither

Worrying About America's Future Isn't Whining

Opinion | Scott Greer
Demonstrators with the Tea Party protest the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) targeting of the Tea Party and similar groups during a rally called "Audit the IRS" outside the US Capitol in Washington, DC, June 19, 2013. (Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

In defense of Republican candidates grimly wondering about our nation’s prospects

Abe Foxman Exit Interview: Predictions Were Terribly Wrong

Opinion | Edwin Black
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‘While it’s the worst that it’s been since the 30’s and 40’s, it’s not like it was in the 30’s and 40’s.’

J'accuse: Christian Denominations That Divest From Israel

Opinion | Robert G. Kaufman
Sixth Presbyterian Church on 16th Street NW in Washington, D.C.

The large majority of protestants, Catholics, and Jews continue to stand by a free, democratic, pro-American Israel.

So It Begins: Polygamy And Barbarism

Opinion | Rod D. Martin
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Polygamy will make a woman chattel.

Hillary Gives Gay Kid False Hope

Opinion | Patrick Howley
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton reads a book to a Pre-K class during a campaign stop at the YMCA in Rochester, New Hampshire June 15, 2015.  REUTERS/Brian Snyder - RTX1GLNU

Why should we be filling his head with fairy tales?

Scholar Takes On 'The Authoritarian Juggernaut' Of Campus Feminism

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

Scholar Takes On ‘The Authoritarian Juggernaut’ Of Campus Feminism

A Steal At $25 Million

Opinion | John Steigerwald
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) greets Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) after Super Bowl XLIX

The NFL is all about quarterbacks

What Good Is Liberty Without Religious Freedom?

Opinion | Scott Greer
A rainbow over a church in the Washington D.C. area

The post-Obergefell assault on religious beliefs undermines a fundamental American principle

A Happy Independence Day Is Supposed To Mean Not Being Dependent

Opinion | Ted Nugent
July Fourth celebrations moved up a month

Enjoy the fireworks. Be prepared to make some of your own. Aim small, miss small.

Corporal In Clintons' War On Women Is Back

Opinion | Roger Stone
James Carville

I think I’d hide ‘Corporal Cue Ball’ James Carville

Here's One Rape Culture The Media Wishes Were Fake

Opinion | Scott Greer
Steel border fence separates Nogales, Arizona, from its sister city in Sonora, Mexico

Why are immigrant sexual assaults buried when college rape hoaxes receive wall-to-wall coverage?

A Critique Of Justice Thomas's Obergefell Dissent

Opinion | Alan Keyes
Justice Clarence Thomas was nominated to the United States Supreme Court by former President George H.W. Bush and confirmed in 1991. The second African-American to serve in the Court, he is known for his conservative views. (Photo: NPR.org)

For the first time in the history of the United States, July 4 must be a day of mourning for the Declaration.

We Are All Greeks Now. Does Totalitarianism Lie Ahead?

Opinion | Bill Frezza
Anti-EU protesters burn a European Union flag in front of the European Parliament representation offices in Athens

The entire house of cards is now being threatened by an ugly return to reality.

President Obama Wants To End Independence Day As We Know It

Opinion | Drew Johnson
A participant wears an Uncle Sam hat during Santa Monica's seventh annual Fourth of July parade in Santa Monica, California

Local lawmakers will have to respond to the new EPA rules by enacting municipal grilling bans and canceling fireworks shows

Parenting Lessons From The Old West -- Frontier Justice

Opinion | Michael C. Kerrigan
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The solution is to pull the line of civilization back a little, expand the rugged frontier.

COULTER: Media Hide Facts, Call Everyone Else A Liar

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter
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So as not to hurt the feelings of immigrant rapists, the media are willing to put all girls living here at risk.

The Supreme Court's Insufferable Weathervane

Opinion | Scott Greer
Supreme Court Justices Thomas And Kennedy Testify Before House

Anthony Kennedy is not America’s moral compass

It's A Progressive Disease

Opinion | Ken Blackwell
Supporters of gay marriage rally after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Friday that the U.S. Constitution provides same-sex couples the right to marry

The war on truth is rapidly devolving into a war on reality itself.

Rand Paul’s Tax Liberation Is A Road To Prosperity

Opinion | Lewis K. Uhler and Peter J. Ferrara
Republican presidential candidate Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) waits before addressing a legislative luncheon held as part of the "Road to Majority" conference in Washington

This is exactly what the Democrats have been insisting they want: Equality.

Pension Truth Trickles Down In California

Opinion | Lloyd Billingsley
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Ventura County’s pension costs soared from $45 million in 2004 to $162 million in 2013.

Not All Media Mergers Are The Same

Opinion | Carter Pilcher
File photo of the headquarters building of U.S. satellite TV operator DirecTV is seen in Los Angeles

How AT&T and DirecTV have actually improved TV diversity

Is Small Particle Air Pollution Really Killing Americans? No.

| Steve Goreham
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The EPA uses “prevention” of premature deaths from small particles to justify tighter pollution regulations.

Little Bird Is A Big Deal In Texas

Opinion | Brian Seasholes
Birds-Climate Change

The Endangered Species Act has done the golden-cheeked warbler more harm than good.

Medical Device Tax Jeopardizes Innovation And Patient Care

Opinion | Thomas P. Stossel
An exterior view of Bellevue Hospital in New York City

Brute force taxes destabilize the fragile innovation ecosystem.

Obergefell In The Lone Star State

Opinion | Thomas K. Lindsay
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Failing to uphold the people’s right of self-government, Washington, D.C., has abdicated its moral authority.

The Supreme Court Redefining Marriage Is Proof We Need An Article V Convention

Opinion | Michael Farris
File photo of the U.S. flag flying in front of the Supreme Court in Washington

The Supreme Court of the United States is systematically denying the American people the right of self-government.

John Kasich Is Dead Wrong On Morality

Opinion | Christopher Bedford
Ohio Gov. John Kasich at the First in the Nation Republican Leadership Conference in New Hampshire on April 18, 2015. REUTERS/Brian Snyder.

But there are a few things he could learn from the Bible

Government Debt: Jefferson And Gallatin Were Right

Opinion | Chris Edwards
A pro-Euro protestor holds a Greek national flag and a European Union flag during a rally in front of the parliament building in Athens

If Hamilton is going to be replaced, we should swap him out for Albert Gallatin.

Don't Shrink Fiction In America's Common Core Reading Lists

Opinion | Warren Adler
Velma Smith sings with one of the students in the library at Leo Catholic High School in Chicago, Illinois

Without such literacy a human being in the modern world lives isolated in the shadows.

Michael Oren And President Obama's Itfar Dinner

Opinion | Abraham H. Miller
U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks during bill signing ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington

Perhaps, as Oren strongly suggests, Obama’s exposure to Islam does explain his policies toward Israel.

D.C. Vaping Tax Is Bad Health Policy

Opinion | Gregory Conley
File photo of a customer puffing on an e-cigarette at the Henley Vaporium in New York City

Vapor products are proving to be more effective tools for getting smokers to quit than the nicotine patch, gum, or lozenge.

The Untold Story Of Obamacare In Tennessee

Opinion | Rep. Diane Black
Quality control analyst performs an endotoxin test in a Northwest Biotherapeutics laboratory in Memphis

Tennesseans know that real success means repealing Obamacare in full.

Southern Heritage, A Personal Journey

Opinion | Ben Jones
Bree Newsome takes down the Confederate Flag from a pole at the Statehouse in Columbia

Sanctimonious cleansers of culture are putting 50 years of hard-won racial progress at risk for the sake of demonizing a different view

Feds Shake Down Burning Man For Chobani And Popsicles

Opinion | Justin Sykes
An aerial view during the Burning Man 2014 "Caravansary" arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada

As big a buzzkill as the BLM and its nanny state mindset is, these increased demands should come as no surprise

The Arrogance Of Progress

Opinion | Scott Greer
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The folly in thinking opponents are standing on ‘wrong side of history’

How Ideas Of The Family Evolve Alongside Culture, Politics, And Law

Opinion | Bill Frezza
Tourists watch as television news crews report on decisions handed down on the last day of the term at the U.S. Supreme Court building in Washington

Robert Heinlein foresaw the marriage revolution.

How The Power Elite Prejudiced The Pope's Climate Change Encyclical

Opinion | Ron Arnold
Pope Francis waves as he arrives to lead his Wednesday general audience in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican

‘Catholics are required to believe abortion is wrong. We’re not required to believe in Global Warming.’

Don't Feed The Patent Trolls

Opinion | Mytheos Holt
House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte And Rep. Trey Gowdy Discuss Immigration Reform

Congress should move forward, unashamedly, in crushing their business model.

Millennials Have The Opportunity To Help Restore Marriage

Opinion | Alison Howard
Supporters of gay marriage wave the rainbow flag after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Friday that the U.S. Constitution provides same-sex couples the right to marry at the Supreme Court in Washington June 26, 2015. (REUTERS/Joshua Roberts)

For me and my generation, the next phase of this battle has just begun.

Pull The Plug On The Ex-Im Bank Now!

Opinion | Ken Blackwell
Hochberg testifies before a House Financial Services Committee hearing on the Export-Import Bank's reauthorization, on Capitol Hill in Washington

Taxpayers cannot keep footing the bill for big business.

Worse Than The Supremes: Obamacare Economics

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
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Is a taxpayer bailout in the cards?

This 21-Year-Old Conservative Is Challenging The Left On Its Home Turf

Ginni Thomas | Ginni Thomas

This 21-Year-Old Conservative Is Challenging The Left On Its Home Turf

For Pete's Sake, Get Over It!

Opinion | John Steigerwald
Pete Rose (Getty Images)

Let players, coaches and owners bet as long as they’re not betting against their teams.

The Biggest Threat To Free Expression Isn't The Government

Opinion | Scott Greer
Supporters of gay marriage rally after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Friday that the U.S. Constitution provides same-sex couples the right to marry

The universal removal of the Confederate flag forewarns of a larger trend