What Scalia'd say about McConnell's blunder

by Bill Press -- It's one of the first Latin sentences we learned to translate in high school: "De mortuis nil nisi bonum" – roughly translated as "If you can't say anything more…

Where Hillary goes from here

by Bill Press -- It wasn't supposed to work out this way. After the perils of the Iowa caucuses, New Hampshire was supposed to be a safe haven for Hillary Clinton. This more…

The blurb heard round the world

by Bill Press -- Want a strange out-of-body experience? Try this one: sitting on the couch, watching TV, when suddenly – on NBC's "Meet the Press," "ABC's This Week" and CNN's "Democratic more…

Michael Bloomberg, perennial non-candidate

by Bill Press -- Wall Street executives are nervous, and not just about the Chinese economy. They're nervous because, here at home, the battle for 2016 looks like it might end up more…

Welcome to Flint: Don't drink the water!

by Bill Press -- President Obama made a long-planned trip to Detroit this week to celebrate the resurgence of America's auto industry. But his visit was overshadowed by news that Detroit teachers more…

With Trump or Cruz, kiss GOP goodbye

by Bill Press -- Many Republican leaders agree: Take a good look at today's Republican Party. Because if either Donald Trump or Ted Cruz becomes the nominee, the Republican Party won't exist more…

Obama's action on guns: Still not enough

by Bill Press -- Real presidents don't cry. But this one did, and with good reason. On Jan. 5, while announcing in the East Room of the White House the executive actions more…

Obama's 2015: Big-time scores for America

by Bill Press -- One advantage of being part of the White House press corps is getting invited to one of the many White House Christmas parties. For reporters, that includes the more…

Ted Cruz: More dangerous than Trump

by Bill Press -- You know what they say: "Be careful what you wish for, because you just might get it." That's certainly turned out to be true in the Republican primary more…

Time for GOP to dump Trump

by Bill Press -- When Donald Trump announced he was running for president last June, the Huffington Post, unlike most of the media, didn't exactly go gaga over him. In fact, as more…