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US needs to help Iraqis, Kurds mount ground attacks on IS

August 21, 2014 Islamic State terrorists poised to conquer Iraq will suffer from U.S. airstrikes — but that will not be enough to defeat them. Only attacks on the ground can do that. more »»

Add another item to long list of TSA’s failures

August 20, 2014 Perhaps it is time federal airport security screeners are told to do more “profiling” of a sort. A week ago, a San Francisco woman managed to sneak aboard an airliner in San Jose, Calif. more »»

U.S. involvement in Iraq is following familiar plot

August 19, 2014 To Americans of a certain age, the news out of Washington may sound disturbingly similar to reports from more than a half-century ago. more »»

The law does not deter Obama

August 18, 2014 White House aides have said President Barack Obama may use an executive order to crack down on what he has called “corporate deserters.” Incredibly, three members of Congress requested the action. more »»

Obama needs to stop blocking government inspectors

August 15, 2014 Perhaps the best friends Americans have in government are the inspectors general who act as watchdogs to root out waste and sometimes, crime by politicians and bureaucrat. more »»

Racially charged comments have no place, no matter who makes them

August 14, 2014 Claims opposition to President Barack Obama has racist undertones have become common. more »»

What is Israel supposed to do?

August 13, 2014 Israeli leaders have been criticized roundly by officials in the U.S. and other countries — and yes, by many in the media — for their handling of the conflict against the Hamas terrorist organization. more »»

IRS cover-up is worse than original scandal

August 12, 2014 Internal Revenue Service officials finally are being called to account in court. more »»

Washington: It’s like a whole different country

August 11, 2014 As Washington, D.C., resident Justin Gray was trying to board an airliner in Orlando, Fla., earlier this summer, a Transportation Safety Administration agent asked him for some identification. more »»

More funding is needed to guard against outbreaks

August 9, 2014 Nearly 20 years ago, author Richard Preston’s nonfiction book, “The Hot Zone,” told a horror story as disturbing as any make-believe tal. more »»

Obama needs to plan for more Russian involvement in Ukraine

August 8, 2014 Given President Barack Obama’s record, it is unlikely he has a contingency plan in place to deal with a potential disaster involving Ukraine — success by that nation in battling Russian-backed... more »»

U.S. reaping what Kerry, Obama have sown

August 7, 2014 U.S. officials who condemned the Hamas terrorist organization for violating a truce agreement with Israel on Friday were right to refer to the action as “barbaric. more »»

Americans are awakening to Obama’s coal war

August 6, 2014 From farmers in Missouri to poor families in Colorado and Georgia, tens of millions of Americans are beginning to awaken to the fact they have something in common with coal miners in Appalachia:... more »»

Cleaning VA’s house is only way to ensure change

August 5, 2014 In the private sector, the penalty for not performing sometimes is losing one’s job. Lying about it is an almost certain route to a pink slip. more »»

Loan restrictions would deny power to developing world

August 4, 2014 At one time — during the 1920s and 1930s when progressives pushed hard for rural electrification — American liberals understood the importance of reasonably-priced power to quality of life. No more. more »»

Ultra-partisanship is hurting average Americans

August 2, 2014 Many members of the House of Representatives want to forestall implementation of a proposal that would increase costs for the Medicare program, while forcing many older Americans to leave their own... more »»

Presidents in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones

August 1, 2014 President Barack Obama slammed members of Congress last week for failing to address immigration refor. more »»

Action must be taken to help those who suffer from black lung disease

July 31, 2014 Veterans of coal mining and their families understand all too well that what makes headlines — accidents such as explosions — constitutes a lesser peril than black lung disease. more »»

VA secretary needs to demonstrate progress soon

July 30, 2014 Six months. That is how long Congress should give Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Sloan Gibson to make progress in providing better health care service for veterans. more »»

 
 
 

 

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