By Mark Tapscott | 07/03/14 09:01 AM
In the liberal determination to attribute political problems to the evil isms -- racism, genderism, anti-gay prejudice, male privilege, etc. -- there lurks utter intolerance just beneath the surface.
By Mark Tapscott | 07/02/14 08:29 AM
If things were bad between Tea Party activists and the Mississippi Republican establishment before last Tuesday's Senate primary runoff, it's about to get a lot uglier.
By Mark Tapscott | 07/01/14 08:34 AM
White House press secretary Josh Earnest may have given a preview of what could become the worst mistake of President Obama's tenure in the Oval Office.
By Mark Tapscott | 06/30/14 08:20 AM
President Obama promised in his first State of the Union address following the Republican victory in the 2010 off-year election "to work to rebuild the people's faith in the institution of government." It's been downhill for public confidence in government ever since.
By Mark Tapscott | 06/27/14 09:04 AM
There were 26 reports between 2000 and 2011 by government investigators and auditors describing the problems now known as the "VA scandal." Those reports cover the six years of President Obama's tenure in the Oval Office, as well as President George W. Bush's two terms. So why wasn't something...
By Mark Tapscott | 06/26/14 08:59 AM
For reasons known only to Richard Nixon, the disgraced former president refused to burn the Watergate tapes despite being urged to do so by then-Secretary of the Treasury John Connally. Connally wasn't alone in that opinion, as renowned defense lawyer Edward Bennett Williams held the same...
By Mark Tapscott | 06/25/14 07:52 AM
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., and Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, the ranking minority member of the panel, struck a blow Tuesday for maintaining agreement across the partisan aisle on the importance of protecting the public's right to know what its government is doing.
By Mark Tapscott | 06/24/14 09:06 AM
Sometimes, videos tell the story far better than any written words possibly could and that is especially the case with last night's hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on the IRS scandal.
By Mark Tapscott | 06/23/14 08:06 AM
Ever hear of Arkansans for Common Sense? Probably not, since it was formed to boost former Sen. Blanche Lincoln's re-election campaign in 2010. But you will hear about it in the days ahead.
By Mark Tapscott | 06/20/14 08:35 AM
Federal immigration officials posted on a government procurement website an open-ended Request for Information from companies providing "escort services for unaccompanied alien children."
By Mark Tapscott | 06/19/14 08:56 AM
An estimated 90,000 children are expected to cross the U.S. border from Mexico this year in a swelling flood of seemingly spontaneous illegal immigration. The flood was sparked, according to the conventional wisdom in the federal government and the mainstream media, by widespread gang and drug...
By Mark Tapscott | 06/18/14 08:47 AM
It's often said in the journalism business that there's no news when a dog bites a man but lots of it when the man sinks his choppers in the dog. But what happens when the dog named "EPA" finds itself on the wrong end of the man named "Facts" concerning the alleged benefits of President...
By Mark Tapscott | 06/17/14 08:48 AM
There are many reasons why the IRS scandal won't be going away any time soon, but two of the biggest are Cleta Mitchell and Jay Sekulow. Mitchell is a tough-as-nails Washington attorney and former Oklahoma Democratic state legislator who specializes in campaign finance law and represents...
By Mark Tapscott | 06/16/14 08:54 AM
America is rapidly becoming a First Amendment-free zone, thanks to the growing power of the PC police in the media and on campus and among Big Green environmentalists in the nonprofit community. American University adjunct professor and veteran self-described "progressive activist" Caleb...
By Mark Tapscott | 06/13/14 09:00 AM
All signs point to California Rep. Kevin McCarthy as successor to Virginia's Eric Cantor as House majority leader next week when the Republican conference votes. On Wednesday, as he came to grips with his shocking congressional primary loss to Randolph-Macon College Economics Professor Dave...
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