| Jan 26, 2014
Re "'War on women' debate is given new life," Jan. 24
The war against women by Republicans continues unabated and was exacerbated by Mike Huckabee, who threw a bomb when he stated that "women are smart, educated, intelligent, capable of doing anything...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 11:41 AM
WASHINGTON -- Republicans accused of waging a "war on women" attempted to send a message to the nation with the selection of Washington state Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, the top woman in GOP leadership and a mother of three, to deliver the party's...
| May 7, 2013
Politico: Mike Huckabee on Monday predicted that President Barack Obama won’t finish out his second term in light of the “cover-up” of the deadly attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi and the former Arkansas governor called the affair...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 12:48 AM
Welcome to America's latest cultural and political divide — involving fast food chicken chain Chick-fil-A.
And, not surprisingly, some of South Florida's most prominent political figures are on opposite sides of the controversy, which is now hotter...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 11:28 AM
Inquiring minds would like to know what bonehead was responsible for scheduling a convention attracting 50,000 people to Florida during peak hurricane season.
We can understand the political appeal of holding a made-for-TV coronation in Florida, the...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 1:30 PM
We probably all know someone who boycotts a product or products for philosophical reasons. Maybe we even do it ourselves. It’s a great way to feel like we’re chalking one up for the little guy.
In the Chick-Fil-A case, for example, I don&...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 1:00 AM
This week three conservative books broke into the New York Times' bestseller list: Mike Huckabee's "A simple government: Twelve Things We Really Need From Government," Dick Morris' "Revolt!: How to Defeat Obama and His Socialist Programs" and Frank Luntz'...
| Apr 14, 2011
In the ongoing rancor surrounding federal funding of Planned Parenthood, misinformation has a starring role. There have been, of course, predictable gusts of hot air from pundits like Bill O'Reilly, who asserted last month that "nobody's life is...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 6:30 AM
Forget Mitt Romney, Tim Pawlenty, Haley Barbour or, yes, even Donald Trump. The biggest obstacle for President Obama as he seeks re-election may be the state of the American economy and not his Republican rival, a new poll finds.
The ABC News/Washington...
| Apr 21, 2011
Here's a not very bold prediction: Donald Trump won't be the Republican presidential nominee next year. He's not a credible national leader. His strategy for restoring American economic vigor boils down to threatening China with a trade war. It's not even...
| May 8, 2011
Last week's Republican mini-debate may not have been the most auspicious way for a presidential candidate to introduce himself to a national audience. The stage in South Carolina didn't include most of the party's top names; instead, it boasted former...