Category: National

Faith Under Fire

Decades ago, if a high-level nominee was associated with organizations that were overtly hostile to religion, many senators would feel obligated to oppose that individual’s nomination.  Believe it or not, some Senate Democrats opposed Robert Bork’s nomination to the Supreme Court because they didn’t think he was religious enough! Now it seems […]

Six Seconds Was Too Long

Congressional leaders from both parties went to the White House yesterday for a briefing on border security.  President Trump took them into the secure Situation Room because he believes, as I do, that illegal immigration is not only a humanitarian issue, but also a national security issue. The president asked […]

Mocking Middle America

Needless to say, Washington’s media elites did not care for the president’s Tampa, Florida speech.  CNN’s Jim Acosta was “triggered” by Trump’s remarks, and he tweeted this: “I’m very worried that the hostility whipped up by Trump and some in conservative media will result in somebody getting hurt. We should not treat our fellow […]

Social Media Bias

Conservative leaders have been warning for some time that the social media giants are biased against their right-leaning users.  Twitter seems to be the latest offender. Several leading Republicans, including RNC Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel and outspoken conservatives like Rep. Mark Meadows, have accused the social media platform of “shadow banning” them.  […]

Making America Great Again

The U.S. economy grew at a strong rate of 4.1% in the second quarter of the year.  That’s the strongest economic growth in four years and one of the best quarters in the past decade.  Gee, I wonder what changed? Barack Obama’s policies helped produce one of the worst economic […]

Trump Wins Again

President Trump’s tough stance and his willingness to challenge to conventional wisdom on trade has surprised and frustrated many pundits and politicians in both parties.  At a White House event this week showcasing products made in America, Trump declared: “Our leaders in Washington did nothing, they did nothing.  They let […]

About That Warrant. . .

The Justice Department is ever so slowly starting to comply with demands for information relating to the start of the Russia collusion investigation.  Over the weekend, the FBI released the original application to the secret FISA court seeking a warrant to monitor communications from Carter Page, a low-level advisor to […]