How many more have to die?

by Bill Press -- What a relief. After the shocking death toll in Orlando, we don't have to worry about mass shootings, any more. Speaker Paul Ryan has fixed that problem: He more…

Cowardly GOP leaders run for the hills

by Bill Press -- In 1956, Sen. John F. Kennedy published his masterpiece, "Profiles in Courage," short biographies of eight United States senators, Republicans and Democrats, who had shown extraordinary courage in more…

Lil' Marco was right about the Donald

by Bill Press -- Should we be surprised? It turns out Donald Trump was not telling the truth after all, last Jan. 28, when he bragged about having raised $6 million for more…

The great nonexistent Hillary email scandal

by Bill Press -- This is the last thing Hillary Clinton needed. Two weeks before the final contests of the 2016 Democratic primary, and just 78 delegates shy of wrapping up the more…

Will there be bloodshed in Philadelphia?

by Bill Press -- What a political roller coaster of a year it's been. A month ago, pundits were praising the superior delegate-counting operation of Ted Cruz. Today, he's out of the more…

Trump: A monster the media created

by Bill Press -- On Wednesday, May 4, less than 24 hours after Donald Trump won the Indiana GOP primary and became the presumptive nominee of the Republican Party, "NBC Nightly News" more…

Youth for Bernie: The biggest paradox

by Bill Press -- There have been a lot of unexpected twists to the 2016 primaries, including: the sudden disappearance of front-runner Jeb Bush, the appeal of the outsider and the astounding more…

Fix the crooked primary process

by Bill Press -- Halfway through the 2016 presidential primaries, we can all look back and be proud of how the democratic process worked again, just like it's supposed to. In state more…

The religious crazies' latest 'hatewave'

by Bill Press -- North Carolina has a lot of Bruce Springsteen fans. A lot of disappointed Springsteen fans, but proud nonetheless that their musical hero canceled a sold-out concert last Sunday more…