The key to political happiness

by Alan Keyes -- I talk a lot about the Declaration of Independence, and what I call America’s "Declaration principles." When I do so, I am not just pushing rhetorical buttons. I more…

Should U.S. fund faith-based help programs?

by Alan Keyes -- The Bush Administration’s initiative to expand government funding of help programs conducted by religious organizations ran into heavy fire in Congress, recently, when John J. DiIulio, Jr., director more…

Free trade and the Constitution

by Alan Keyes -- At the summit of Western Hemisphere leaders in Canada, G.W. Bush enthusiastically promoted the idea of a free-trade area encompassing all the countries of the hemisphere. He did more…

Rescuing America's unborn children

by Alan Keyes -- The U.S. Congress this week passed -- and sent on to the Senate -- a bill to protect unborn children against violence suffered from assaults on the mother. more…

The Chinese gambit: Did Bush bungle?

by Alan Keyes -- Now that we have gotten past the first flush of emotions in the aftermath of the recent contretemps with China, we should be able to consider the episode more…

The fix is in?

by Alan Keyes -- Bush administration pressure on conservatives to accept the nomination of Massachusetts Governor Paul Cellucci to serve as our ambassador to Canada is a perfect example of the great more…

Keeping faith

by Alan Keyes -- Recently, the Washington Post had a very interesting article claiming that the personnel decisions President Bush is making add up to "the most conservative administration in modern times, more…

Mixed messages from Bush

by Alan Keyes -- Admitting the obvious, the Bush administration last week acknowledged that the Bush campaign pledge to regulate carbon dioxide emissions of power plants was inconsistent with another Bush campaign more…

Teaching freedom

by Alan Keyes -- In the wake of the latest fatal school shootings, the usual flurry of scapegoating is under way. To state the obvious, however, the cause of kids shooting kids more…