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We Don’t Have to Have More Fergusons

TownHall Latest columns - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 22:35
Tragedies, like what we are now witnessing in Ferguson, bring national attention to the ongoing, self-perpetuating realities of poverty and crime in these ghettos, and the liberals turn the discussion immediately to race rather than policies. 2014-08-25T00:01:00-04:00 2014-08-26T03:35:04Z Star Parker

Rejecting The Rule Of Law Means Inviting The Rule Of Guns

TownHall Latest columns - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 22:35
What is the alternative to the rule of law? We may be on the verge of re-learning that ancient lesson the hard way.Of course, those of us who is served in places where there was no law, where leftists and other aspiring totalitarians ignored the rules and norms of civil society, already know. 2014-08-25T00:01:00-04:00 2014-08-26T03:35:04Z Kurt Schlichter

Nixon and the Tube; “Sock it to me?”

TownHall Latest columns - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 22:35
No American President had a more tortured relationship with television than Richard Nixon. As a Vice Presidential candidate Nixon salvaged his career with the televised Checkers speech to defend himself from charges of corruption. His poor appearance in the first 1960 debate with John Kennedy is credited with losing him that close election. 2014-08-24T15:27:00-04:00 2014-08-26T03:35:04Z Roger Stone

The Only Crime in Perry Case, Liberal Drunk Driving, Not Prosecuted

TownHall Latest columns - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 22:35
The only crime that I see in this case is that a liberal DA got busted for drunk driving and somehow still has a job and a paycheck. Typical liberal. And if THATS not political, I dont know what is. 2014-08-24T12:59:00-04:00 2014-08-26T03:35:04Z John Ransom

This Is No Time to Avert Our Gaze

TownHall Latest columns - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 22:35
SCARCELY HAD ISIS posted its video showing the grisly beheading of American journalist James Foley than the rush to stifle it began. 2014-08-24T11:11:00-04:00 2014-08-26T03:35:04Z Jeff Jacoby

20 Reasons Why Thomas Jefferson Would Oppose The Hell Out Of Obama And His Progressive Ilk

TownHall Latest columns - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 22:35
If TJ is in heaven right now, and hes able to peer through some celestial portal and behold the BS Barack has saddled this nation with -- a country, by the way, that Jefferson labored to make independent from tyrants -- then I would bet that Thomas is more ticked than a boar that just had its balls clipped. 2014-08-24T00:01:00-04:00 2014-08-26T03:35:04Z Doug Giles

Australia’s Worrisome Fiscal Drift

TownHall Latest columns - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 22:35
So why is the ostensibly right-of-center government of Australia copying Obamas class warfare tax policy? Beats me, though Im told its because the politicians in Canberra (the nations capital) think this will appease the left and show fairness. 2014-08-24T00:01:00-04:00 2014-08-26T03:35:04Z Daniel J. Mitchell

The Hill: The rise of ‘Obama Inc.’

TownHall Latest columns - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 22:35
Hows this for a depressing passage: Theres just a lot more regulation going on, Zelizer said. Theres a lot of intersection between the economy and Washington. 2014-08-24T00:01:00-04:00 2014-08-26T03:35:04Z Nick Sorrentino

How You Can Use a Technical Analysis of Earnings to Make Smarter Investments

TownHall Latest columns - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 22:35
2014-08-25T00:01:00-04:00 2014-08-26T03:35:04Z Chris Versace

Krauthammer: 'The president simply can't decide' what to do about ISIS threat

Fox News (Politics) - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 20:15

Last week, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel said ISIS was an imminent threat, but Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey said Monday that the group was not a direct threat to the U.S.

GOP lawmakers say DOJ probe into IRS 'compromised,' demand special counsel

Fox News (Politics) - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 20:05

The lawmakers said they have sent a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder demanding an independent special counsel be appointed for the probe.

First Step for Ferguson

TownHall Latest columns - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 19:35
I am still not very confident about what really happened regarding the shooting of Mr. Brown on the streets of Ferguson, Missouri. 2014-08-24T00:01:00-04:00 2014-08-26T00:35:04Z Paul Jacob

Obama authorizes use of surveillance drones over Syria

Fox News (Politics) - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 19:07

A senior U.S. official confirmed to Fox News that Obama this weekend authorized the use of drone surveillance over Syria for the first time.

McDonnell trial: Ex-Virginia governor faces questions from prosecutors

Fox News (Politics) - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 18:49

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell faced sharp questions Monday from prosecutors about his personal finances, his interactions with a wealthy businessman and what the government claims were his attempts to conceal those details.

No proof delays in care caused vets to die, VA says

Fox News (Politics) - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 17:55

The Veterans Affairs Department says investigators have found no proof that delays in care caused any deaths at a VA hospital in Phoenix, deflating an explosive allegation that helped expose a troubled health care system in which veterans waited months for appointments while employees falsified records to cover up the delays.

No proof delays in care caused vets to die, VA says

Fox News (Politics) - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 17:55

The Department of Veterans Affairs says investigators have found no proof that delays in care caused any deaths at a Veterans Affairs hospital in Phoenix.

Federal judge strikes down California gun purchase waiting period in some cases

Fox News (Politics) - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 17:42

Eastern District of California Judge Anthony W. Ishii said Monday that the waiting period provision violates the Second Amendment rights of those who have already been approved to own a gun. 

Judicial Watch: DOJ attorneys suggest 'lost' Lerner emails likely still exist

Fox News (Politics) - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 16:28

In a stunning revelation, the president of the conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch told Fox News that Justice Department attorneys have intimated that Lois Lerner's "lost" emails likely exist in back-up computers.

Syrian gov’t demands US seek permission for airstrikes, as flare-ups rise across Mideast

Fox News (Politics) - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 15:07

Syria's government on Monday demanded the Obama administration seek permission before launching any airstrikes on its territory against Islamic State targets, while the State Department indicated it had no intention of seeking "the approval of the Syrian regime."

America: The Ostrich Years

TownHall Latest columns - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 13:35
In every cartoon Ive seen with an ostrich, there comes a scene where it gets scared and buries its head in the sand. Ostriches dont do this in real life, but it came to symbolize, in cartoons at least, the concept of thinking something bad will go away if you simply ignore it. 2014-08-24T00:01:00-04:00 2014-08-25T18:35:03Z Derek Hunter

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