By Mark Tapscott | 08/20/14 08:12 AM
Dan Sullivan won Tuesday's Alaska Republican Senate primary pretty much as expected, taking 40 percent of the vote, followed by Tea Party insurgent Joe Miller with 32 percent and Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell at 25 percent.
By Mark Tapscott | 08/19/14 08:18 AM
Quick question: Which uses more water, growing vegetables or hydraulic fracturing to produce oil and natural gas? The right answer, according to a recent study, found that fracking in states of the Mountain West region uses far less water than a whole host of activities, including golf courses.
By Mark Tapscott | 08/18/14 08:19 AM
Minorities and millennials were the core of President Obama's 2008 and 2012 election victories, and, according to conventional political wisdom, will continue to be the twin anchors of the Democratic Party for the foreseeable future.
By Mark Tapscott | 08/15/14 08:52 AM
What does it mean when nearly half of the American people fear that terrorists could shoot down a commercial airliner in the U.S. as Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was blown out of the sky over Ukraine?
By Mark Tapscott | 08/14/14 09:04 AM
For reasons that remain inexplicable to this day -- if only because they are rarely, if ever, discussed -- Congress was transformed from an assembly of private citizens devoting a few years to serving their fellow citizens to a host of career politicians critics see as mostly serving themselves.
By Mark Tapscott | 08/13/14 09:21 AM
"African-American staffers on Democratic campaigns were paid 70 cents for each dollar their white counterparts made. For Hispanic staffers in Democratic campaigns, the figure was 68 cents on the dollar," a Daily Beast report stated.
By Mark Tapscott | 08/12/14 09:54 AM
Josh Earnest is either the most gullible individual ever to serve as White House press secretary or the least concerned with telling the American people the truth.
By Mark Tapscott | 08/11/14 09:15 AM
Injustice abounds whenever ideologues have no limits upon their exercise of power. It takes genuine intellectual courage to challenge orthodoxy, especially on the typical American college campus and in the mainstream media where the many isms of liberal orthodoxy reign supreme.
By Mark Tapscott | 08/08/14 08:32 AM
A scandal erupts. Congressional hearings are held. Documents are requested and withheld. Subpoenas are issued. Contempt charges threatened. A few documents dribble out. Then come the admissions that, oh by the way, emails required by multiple federal laws to be preserved have either been...
By Mark Tapscott | 08/07/14 09:07 AM
Tax revenues are climbing, but the debt is out of control and nobody knows for sure how much the bureaucrats are actually spending.
By Mark Tapscott | 08/06/14 10:07 AM
National Journal's Ron Fournier likely never dreamed he would find himself being mentioned in the same sentences with "war on whites" with Rep. Mo Brooks.
By Mark Tapscott | 08/05/14 08:44 AM
It's becoming a ritual. Medicare trustees release an annual report projecting bankruptcy at some point in the not-so-distant future. And America yawns.
By Mark Tapscott | 08/04/14 08:53 AM
Think about this the next time you pop the top on that ice cold can of Coke or Pepsi -- You can't do that! Well, you can, but if America's nanny state nags get their way, you will soon have to pay extra for it.
By Mark Tapscott | 08/01/14 09:02 AM
Are tax dollars being channeled through the Environmental Protection Agency to Democratic activists working in the nonprofit sector?
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/01/14 08:01 AM
All eyes are on the House of Representatives today. The lawmakers were slated to leave for their August recess Thursday night but were called back into action until they hold a vote on the immigration bill addressing the surge of migrants at the U.S. border.
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