OP-ED: Gov. Rick Perry Is the Real Deal
Aug12

OP-ED: Gov. Rick Perry Is the Real Deal

Supporters of President Barack Obama believe that the nation isn’t ready for a far-right-wing, conservative president to occupy 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, and they’re scrambling at the opportunity to face off against the likes of Rep. Michele Bachmann, Rick Santorum or Texas Gov. Rick Perry. Forget ever seeing Bachmann or Santorum take the presidential oath of office. It would be dangerous and foolish, however, for anyone...

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OP-ED: Consumers Must Fight To Protect New Federal Financial Bureau

While President Barack Obama battles with Republicans and Democrats over raising the debt ceiling, Americans should be preparing themselves to take on the shady special interests and the members of Congress who carry their water in their effort to scuttle the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Republicans already won phase one of their flat-out opposition to the CFPB by forcing the White House not to appoint Elizabeth Warren as the...

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Ohio Governor’s Crass Attack on LeBron James

Sports and politics have always mixed. We’ve had former athletes hold elective office; mayors, Congress members and governors are always making bets with one another when their teams play each other in big games; and it’s great to see the respective pro sports national champions or winners visit the White House for a congratulatory pat on the back from the president. But there are some moments that deserve to be called...

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GOP will wait for Dems to buckle on tax cuts

“Wait for it! Wait for it! Wait for it!” That’s the famous line comedian Katt Williams uses in his stand-up act as a signal to his audience that the punch line to one of his jokes is coming. That also could be the motto for Republicans these days when it comes to the Democrats eventually caving on the Bush tax cuts. For all of the bravado during the midterm elections coming from President Barack Obama, Sen. Harry...

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