Does N.Y. Times have any real reporters?

by Bill Press -- Have you heard? President Obama's historic health-care reform plan is dead. Killed with one shot by a federal district court judge in Virginia. That's the news trumpeted by more…

Tax cuts: No deal better than bad deal

by Bill Press -- I'll bet you didn't know that the mayors of Detroit, Philadelphia, Charlotte, St. Louis, Cincinnati, Oklahoma City, Los Angeles and Columbus, Ohio – as well as the governors more…

Bipartisanship? Fuhgeddaboudit!

by Bill Press -- Let's be honest. Some things just aren't what they're cracked up to be: luxury cruises, family reunions, blind dates, Twitter – and bipartisanship. Poor Barack Obama. Nobody has more…

Keep me safe, but please don't touch my junk!

by Bill Press -- It used to be my favorite holiday. Too bad we didn't get to celebrate it this year. Thanksgiving 2010 was canceled. And no wonder. Thanksgiving was canceled because more…

Tea-party hypocrites and earmarks

by Bill Press -- It's time someone told the truth about the tea party. First, there is no such thing as the tea party. There are, instead, at least 2,300 different organizations more…

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…