| Sep 5, 2013
This Wednesday marks the 12th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks that devastated America. Once again, there are several notable new and returning documentaries, specials and movies on TV recalling those events and their impact on our...
| Aug 31, 2012
HAMPTON — During his three-hour sojourn through the Peninsula on July 13, President Barack Obama's motorcade traveled with escorts from state and city police and passed down roads blocked by the city Public Works Division to a gymnasium prepared...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 5:51 PM
— The presidential candidates are far from South Florida, but their campaigns this weekend are all about one of the most coveted groups in this year's election: Jewish voters in Broward and Palm Beach counties.
In ways both large and small,...
| Mar 13, 2011
| 5:30 PM
In today’s political climate, there’s nothing more radical than a raging moderate, and nothing more unusual than an outspoken centrist. Moderates and centrists have no place to sit in the noisome cafeteria of modern politics, an endless battle...
| Jan 23, 2012
The problem with Florida is that it comprises a pastiche of viewpoints and backgrounds from all across the country, reflecting its transplant makeup. It has no indigenous political character of its own, so it needs to follow someone else’s cue....
| Apr 11, 2011
| 3:42 PM
I keep hearing this false choice being offered around Costa Mesa. Which do you want, potholes or police officers?
Repairing Costa Mesa's neglected infrastructure, which means a whole lot more than fixing potholes, and keeping the city safe aren't...
| Apr 23, 2011
| 8:28 PM
Donald Trump says he's considering running in the primary for the Republican presidential nomination, but the real estate mogul didn't vote in primary elections for more than two decades, according to the New York City Board of Elections.
| Apr 26, 2011
| 2:25 PM
He could be brought to tears by the plight of a citizen down on his luck.
He could be made to laugh when his idiosyncrasies were made the topic of (even public) discussion.
He would forgive and forget even the most egregious acts — if he...
| May 2, 2011
| 9:58 AM
ISSUE: Partisan bickering limited after Osama's death.
Perhaps the best news coming out of the successful effort to find and kill Osama bin Laden is the noticeable lack of partisan bickering over who should get credit at least among political leaders....
| May 2, 2011
| 5:12 PM
"I admire the courage of the president to make a decision like this because if something had gone wrong, everyone would be blaming him."
Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani succinctly summed up the risk Barack Obama took in taking out Osama bin Laden....
| May 5, 2011
| 10:33 AM
In what's being billed as a historic day in his presidency, President Barack Obama visited Ground Zero Thursday where he was joined by several 9/11 families to honor those lost nearly a decade ago.
The momentous visit marks the death of Osama bin Laden,...