Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Senators raise serious questions that should trouble all Americans

After House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., sent his memo laying out potential abuses of the FISA process by the FBI to the...

… but here’s what Democrats can learn from Emmanuel Macron

Emmanuel Macron and President Trump don’t agree on much. Macron is a globalist; Trump is a nationalist. Macron is a free-trader; Trump just imposed...

An apple one day costs $500; Ben would be shocked!

So last week a woman flying into the United States on Delta Airlines was given an apple as a snack. On the flight. While...

Where are the conservatives we need?

Political opponents cannot be expected to lavish boundless affection on those they battle day after day. But in a well-ordered democratic system, those who fight...

Daytona vs. Indianapolis? It’s Indianapolis — for now

One calls itself the World Center of Racing and it’s home to “The Great American Race.” The other is called (it doesn’t call itself this)...

‘Progress’ helps define ‘who we are’ in Wells

It’s been not quite two weeks now since the 2018 edition of “Who We Are” was released. I hope you’ve been able to get...

Congress suffers arthritic knees from genuflecting to presidential power

Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., wonders: “Is there any doubt that America would view a foreign nation firing missiles at targets on American soil as...

Late summer polls begin to show mid-term contours

We are heading into that stretch of the election cycle where distinct trend lines begin to take shape. It was August 1994, 2006 and...

Ask not for whom the road tolls. (Hint: Not you)

Indiana lawmakers are considering a proposal to turn some interstate roadways into toll roads. The list includes I-69, which is the main corridor between...

Civility is for suckers

It’s doubtful that a former American presidential candidate has ever formally endorsed incivility before, but Hillary Clinton is ever full of surprises. In an interview...