| Oct 13, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Crossroads GPS has assailed Democratic Sen. Mark Udall for shortchanging Colorado residents with his votes on health insurance; Patriot Majority USA has gone after the Republican Senate candidate in Arkansas, Tom Cotton, for being a supposed shill of...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Thousands of miles on the road this summer and fall have afforded me the opportunity to observe a variety of political ads from across the spectrum. Herewith, observations from the heartland:
I assume the relentless Democratic campaign to demonize the...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 11:05 AM
WASHINGTON Have Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., or House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, ever taken an elevator ride alongside an armed contractor with a criminal record?
The answer to that and other sensitive security questions about...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 3:09 PM
It seems that in the last few years, with tight city budgets, our city services would look to decrease waste and increase efficiencies, but this does not seem to be the case with our police department.
I have noticed over the course...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 7:47 PM
In the seemingly endless and muddy slog of ads in North Carolina's U.S. Senate campaign, weary viewers recently were faced with a dilemma: Which angry schoolteacher to believe?
"I always want my students to start with facts and the fact is, Thom...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 6:00 AM
In the suddenly and surprisingly tight Senate race in Kansas, one gets the distinct impression that the troubled campaign of Sen. Pat Roberts is still winging it — perhaps even right-winging it.
Wearing the purple colors of Kansas State...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 5:16 PM
When citizens have no legitimate way to to protest injustice and dress as Native Americans to destroy private property by throwing tea in to Boston harbor, they are celebrated as heroes in American history.
When citizens in...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 10:20 AM
Despite another seemingly good jobs report, President Barack Obama's approval rating is lower than a snake's belly, and Republicans could retake the Senate in November.
Missteps in the Ukraine, Iraq and elsewhere weigh on voters' minds, but the...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Sen. Pat Toomey first initiated a child protection bill that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid refused to schedule for a vote. Toomey has been one of the few legislators to reach across the aisle for Americans desiring action.
Now certain people...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 9:00 PM
You can win midterm elections without a positive agenda. You can't win presidential elections that way. It is therefore vitally important for Republicans to win the Senate in 2014. Here's why.
In midterms, it's all right to be the party of no. The...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 1:51 PM
— You can win midterm elections without a positive agenda. You can't win presidential elections that way. It is, therefore, vitally important for Republicans to win the Senate in 2014. Here's why.
In midterms, it's all right to be the party of no....