Hilary Rosen is right about Ann Romney

by Bill Press -- If there's one special talent of Republicans, it's turning a nothing issue into a raging controversy. They've done it before: with Van Jones, ACORN and Obama's birth certificate. more…

On taxes, Republicans repudiate Reagan

by Bill Press -- It's a pretty big deal to have a bill named after you, especially if you're not a member of Congress. But, with any luck, this bill will actually more…

Catholic bishops ignore the poor

by Bill Press -- When it comes to certain political issues, there's no group more vocal today than the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. They are quick to speak out. And they more…

Mr. President: Speak out for Trayvon Martin

by Bill Press -- There was a time in the southern United States when racially charged murders of innocent civilians were routine. We remember the deaths of four little girls in the more…

Politicians fiddle while the earth burns

by Bill Press -- American politicians have the attention span of a gnat. Consider the silence and inaction on global warming. In 2006, Al Gore stunned the nation with the release of more…

Requiem for Rush

by Bill Press -- One thing about Rush Limbaugh: When he steps in it, he steps in it big time. And he sure did so this time. For El Rushbo, as he more…

Santorum makes me want to throw up

by Bill Press -- Here's a good idea. Let's say you're a former senator. You're running for president of the United States. You want to appeal to blue-collar, middle-class voters. So what more…

Is Santorum running for president or pope?

by Bill Press -- Headline from the Detroit Free Press website: "New Polls Show Rick Santorum Leading Mitt Romney in Michigan Primary Race." That's the welcome Romney received when he returned to more…

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…