What price do the American people pay for the symbiotic relationship between the media and Washington?
If BP was a locally-owned and operated small business and Tony Hayward was a resident of the Gulf Coast you can be sure that he wouldn't be vacationing in the midst of a crisis caused by his company.
There's recently been some chatter in the blogosphere debating the need for a new amendment to the Constitution – one that would require laws passed by Congress to apply to lawmakers equally as they apply to the rest of American citizens.
Our government never hesitates to seize upon a crisis, be it economic or otherwise, as an opportunity to conclude that the free market has failed us
We long ago lost sight of the fundamentals of responsible economics and have become a "borrow and spend" society.
Wrongdoers should be fully accountable for the damage they cause. And when a disaster of this magnitude happens, one is hard pressed to find a person who doesn't think the corporate miscreants responsible should be made to pay.
If the results of last week's "mini-Super Tuesday" primary elections are any indication, the future isn't looking good for congressional incumbents facing reelection in 2010.
The hype and angst surrounding Elena Kagan's nomination to the highest court of the United States proves the truth of Robert Bork's statement in his book, The Tempting of America, that the Supreme Court is the "trump card" of American politics.
The Federal government appears to be more afraid of being branded "politically incorrect" than of being ineffective in thwarting threats posed by Islamo-Fascists.
"Liberty cannot be established without morality, nor morality without faith." Alexis de Tocqueville
Conservatives don't want a value-free market place; we want a marketplace that is informed by values like honesty, integrity, transparency, and accountability.
Not only does the tragedy of Upper Big Branch demonstrate the inadequacy of regulations alone to protect vulnerable workers and their families, it highlights the vital importance of our nation's civil justice system as a means of compensating victims and punishing those whose reckless conduct harms others.
What began as a loosely organized campaign against government spending has evolved into a highly motivated, highly organized, politically potent movement determined to restore American government to its proper constitutional sphere.
For the millions of Americans who profess Christ as their Risen Lord, Easter is not just another excuse to buy chocolate and send greeting cards.
Why, after months of outspoken opposition to the bill, did Mr. Stupak yield?
Americans would do well to consider the consequences of embracing political leaders who view certain segments of society as disposable
It's worth considering the broader question of how society's changing view of the elderly throughout the years has contributed to this Great Divide between generations.
We have embraced a therapeutic culture which posits that everyone is a victim, consciously or not, of emotional and environmental factors which dictate the way we see the world and the way we behave within it.
The Credit CARD Act will make it a lot more difficult and a lot more expensive for everyday Americans to get, and keep, a credit card.
Recent events have caused many to doubt the veracity of Al Gore's award-winning claims about man-made global warming and the "settled science" behind climate change.
Here's a news flash, Mr. Obama: It's you who are confused. You have drastically underestimated the intelligence of the American voter.
Our humanity is not contingent upon our mental or physical fitness―at least, it shouldn't be.
Turns out that dissatisfaction with the "other side" does not a successful leader make, as the recent election of Massachusetts Republican Scott Brown to the U.S. Senate demonstrates.
Christians should not be quick to assume that because calamity has befallen another, sin is the root cause of their problem.
No matter how he tries to spin it, the legislation that Senator Nelson voted for does not contain unequivocal language barring federally-funded abortions.