Drawing the line on Obama haters

by Bill Press -- If you thought political rhetoric had sunk as low as it could, think again. We've never seen as much hate speech directed against any president as the vitriol more…

Obama must get bolder with the pen

by Bill Press -- What was Obama thinking? He's never made any secret of his disdain for members of Congress. After all, he made it all the way to the White House more…

My big stoned gay wedding

by Bill Press -- One of the first lessons every political activist learns the hard way is: Change doesn't happen overnight. No matter how noble the cause, it usually has to simmer more…

Does anybody believe Gov. Christie?

by Bill Press -- Only in New York. Yes, only in the New York media market would a barely-sworn-into-office mayor get in hot water so fast over so trivial an issue. But more…

Et tu, Brute? Robert Gates betrays Obama

by Bill Press -- There are many things wrong with former Defense Secretary Robert Gates' new book, starting with the title. He calls it: "Duty." It should have been called: "Bobby, We more…

1st test of the post-gridlock Congress

by Bill Press -- It's nothing short of a miracle: The fact that, after three years of lurching from one fiscal crisis to another, a badly divided Congress, in the waning days more…

Edward Snowden's revenge

by Bill Press -- Fasten your seat belts. We've seldom seen a more sudden reversal of public policy on any issue than we saw this week with the National Security Agency. And more…

Handshake with Castro didn't go far enough!

by Bill Press -- It was one of the most awe-inspiring events of our lifetime: Ninety world leaders joining 100,000 South Africans in Johannesburg's World Cup Stadium for a four-hour-long celebration of more…

Kennedy legacy is real and lasting

by Bill Press -- It was especially poignant to see Caroline Kennedy, America's new ambassador to Japan, present her credentials to Emperor Akihito this week. Coming just three days before the 50th more…