Dump Nancy Pelosi? Puh-lease

by Bill Press -- After the "shellacking" they took on Nov. 2, there's only one thing all Democrats agree on: Nancy Pelosi has to go! And there's no doubt why. She's a more…

The American people: Dumb, dumb, dumb

by Bill Press -- Even before the midterm elections, a lot of adjectives were used to describe American voters today. They are frustrated, disappointed, dissatisfied, disillusioned and downright angry. To which, having more…

Gov. Jerry Brown, the sequel

by Bill Press -- There is nothing quite like California politics. This is the state, after all, that gave the nation Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan. But it also produced Willie Brown, more…

The Year of the (crazy) Woman

by Bill Press -- Ah, 1992. "The Year of the Woman." We remember it well. And how proud we were. To see the number of women in the U.S. Senate triple: from more…

Don't count on tea party for fire protection

by Bill Press -- Did you ever wonder what it would be like if the anti-government tea-party crowd actually took over? Well, now you know. Just consider what happened recently in rural more…

Sit down, shut up, and eat your peas!

by Bill Press -- Liberals are unhappy. Of course! Liberals are always unhappy. It's their nature. But, this time, liberals are especially unhappy because both the president and vice president have scolded more…

Getting to know Christine O'Donnell

by Bill Press -- WARNING: Do not expect to find here my normal, weekly, insightful, Pulitzer-Prize-worthy column. I have decided, instead, to put my personal opinions aside for one week in order more…

Tea-party triumphs: Good news for Democrats

by Bill Press -- What a difference a year makes. Last summer, both Republicans and Democrats considered the idea of a tea party a joke. Tea partiers were good at raising hell more…

Glenn Beck and his war on Christians

by Bill Press -- It was bad enough, in July 2009, when Glenn Beck called President Obama a "racist" with a "deep-seated hatred of white people." But when, on Aug. 29, he more…