The President further divides the country

It is often difficult to determine if Donald Trump’s offenses against national unity and presidential dignity are motivated by ignorance or malice. His current...

The party of bad faith?

If the Republican attempt to repeal and replace (whether that is not or down the road) Obamacare ultimately fails, it will be a lesson...

The un-American canard

The surefire way to bring the word “un-American” into vogue is to propose a restriction on immigration, no matter how minor. Democrats, who have spent...

On Obamacare, a partywide failure

There’s stumbling out of the gate, and then there’s what Republicans just did on health care. They came up with a substantively indefensible bill,...

Be thankful you have something to grumble at

“Oh, don’t the days seem lank and long When all goes right and nothing goes wrong, And isn’t your life extremely flat With nothing whatever to grumble...

McCormick will seek to refocus education debate

Among last Tuesday’s many surprises was the return of a Republican to the role of state schools chief. Jennifer McCormick went into the race for...

The Great Reversal —for now

The world is agog at Donald Trump’s head-snapping foreign policy reversal. He runs on a platform of America First. He renounces the role of...

Trump needs to appoint a commission on health care coverage reform

It took one of the most brilliant humans, theoretical physicist Albert Einstein, to place in proper context the definition of “insanity.” It is, “Doing the...

School quality drives enrollment, economic growth

The simple hypothesis that families choose their locations based upon the mix of public services, amenities and taxation has enjoyed more than 60 years...

Hillary and Bill — The Old Couple

Now that the health of Hillary has become a serious issue in the mainstream media and not just a dirty alt-right rumor, maybe someone...