Catholic bishops raise holy hell

by Bill Press -- I love protests and have taken part in many of them. My first was picketing in front of Safeway in San Francisco, urging shoppers to support California farm more…

Koch brothers' anti-Obama hate machine

by Bill Press -- "If not now, when?" It's one of the most famous maxims of history, attributed to the great Rabbi Hillel, who's also credited with a down-to-earth version of the more…

3 big lies of Newton Leroy Gingrich

by Bill Press -- Political junkies like me have never seen anything like it: Running 20 points behind, just a week before the South Carolina primary, Newt Gingrich catapulted to the top more…

How not to run a GOP primary

by Bill Press -- CHARLESTON, S.C. – You have to see it on the ground to believe what a mess Republicans have made of this election. It's the worst way to run more…

Romney bumper sticker: Greed is good!

by Bill Press -- He barely won the Iowa primary. He handily won New Hampshire. He's going to win South Carolina next. So now we know the Republican nominee for president will more…

Fringy Rick Santorum

by Bill Press -- Mitt "Landslide" Romney may have won the Iowa caucuses by a whopping eight votes, but everybody knows the real winner was former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum. After wandering more…

John Boehner destroys GOP record on taxes

by Bill Press -- OK, enough already. I don't want to hear any more whining from Democrats about how hard it's going to be for President Obama to win re-election in 2012. more…

Channeling Teddy Roosevelt

by Bill Press -- You could never accuse Republicans of going "back to the future." In fact, there are many past leaders of their own party whom today's Republicans would never vote more…

Football factories or learning centers?

by Bill Press -- How's this for an opening line? I want to write this week on something I know nothing about: college football. Seriously, I don't know which teams are members more…