It's up to Obama to save the country

by Bill Press -- Every day, we get closer and closer to the drop-dead date for raising the debt ceiling. As of the filing date for this column, it's less than a more…

Living in a world of the tea party's lies

by Bill Press -- On my radio show this week, newly elected Democratic Rep. Kathy Hochul acknowledged she was settling in to her new job in Washington. Still, she volunteered, at the more…

Who's in charge here? Not Boehner!

by Bill Press -- No wonder it's been so hard to reach a deal with President Obama on the budget: Congressional leaders around the table are too busy wrestling with each other more…

Free Elizabeth Warren!

by Bill Press -- It's hard to believe it was so long ago. But it was Friday, Sept. 17, 2010, when we White House reporters gathered in the Rose Garden to meet more…

The unethical Clarence Thomas

by Bill Press -- It's been a busy few weeks for members of the Supreme Court. On Arizona's public financing law, Chief Justice John Roberts was, unfortunately, busy looking for another way more…

GOP field: Bring on the clowns!

by Bill Press -- Las Vegas is one of my favorite places, but there's a tinge of sadness on the Strip these days. It's not the lack of crowds or dearth of more…

1 of the most effective congressmen ever!

by Bill Press -- The reasons for him to resign were loud and strong. And we remember them well … We expect better from our elected officials. It's a matter of character. more…

The smart ones aren't running

by Bill Press -- Every time you turn around, there's another Republican announcing he's not running for president. Early on, George Pataki, Rudy Giuliani, Bobby Jindal, Chris Christie, Rick Perry and Jeb more…

Democrats For Newt

by Bill Press -- You won't hear me say this often, but here goes: I apologize for all the nasty things I said about Newt Gingrich in last week's column. I'll even more…