There is a stunning disconnect between the terrible budget shortfalls
facing states and localities and the priorities of federal tax-cutters.
States face budget deficits of more than $60 billio
With a doctor in charge of the Senate, compassionate conservatism is
well positioned to run roughshod over the issue that traditionally
worked well for Democrats--healthcare.
Why should anyone have been surprised that the senator who led the
Republican Party of 2002 paid homage to the States Rights Party of 1948?
Those Dixiecrats fatally extolled by Trent Lott at th
During my days as Texas agriculture commissioner, a farmer pointed out to
me that you can count the seeds in an apple, but you can't count the
apples in a seed.
The burgeoning Far East crisis has exposed the bankruptcy of US Korea
If Congressional Democrats want to be more than George W.
On January 7 George W.
Headlines tell us that United Nations arms inspectors have failed to find a "smoking gun" in their ongoing, unimpeded search for weapons of mass destruction in Iraq.
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Dear Dr. Marc,
One of my cherished childhood memories is of my petite, polite mother
closing the front door firmly on two hulking FBI agents who wanted to
come in and ask her questions.
During the 2000 campaign, candidate George W. Bush proclaimed that
America must be "humble in how we treat nations that are figuring out
how to chart their own course." But that was then.
Korea has the bomb, but not to worry.
It's not a crisis. No, we needn't hurry
To get inspections back. Why try to spot
The weapons they already say they've got?
Looking backward in the January chill, I feel my eyes shoot past the
films of 2002 toward a movie made some thirty years ago: a picture by
Martin Scorsese about violent, driven people in downto
The second year of machinations at the World Trade Center site has
gotten off to a vigorous start.
Thomas Mann's popularity has been going the way of the Buddenbrooks
family business. It is in decline.
WANT FRIES WITH THAT?
New Hope, Pa.