U.S. troops on border? No way!

by Bill Press -- Looking for one of the most serious foreign policy crises facing the nation? You don't have to go as far as the Middle East. Just consider what's going more…

Read our lips: No new bonuses

by Bill Press -- In her memoir, "Madam Secretary," former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright recounts an ongoing debate among members of the Clinton Cabinet about sending U.S. troops to Bosnia. After more…

Earmarks: Mend them, don't end them

by Bill Press -- There are few absolute rules in Washington, but here's one of them: When everybody's saying the same thing, they're bound to be wrong. And that's the case today more…

Republicans follow Rush … off a cliff

by Bill Press -- In her 1996 hit "Me Without You," Christian pop-rock singer Rebecca St. James compared her dreary existence to being "like a band without a drummer ... like a more…

A new America: Obama will take us there!

by Bill Press -- It's unlikely that anyone stood up during the Renaissance and declared: "We're living in what will always be remembered as mankind's golden age." Nor that any soldier on more…

Afghanistan: Now it's Obama's war

by Bill Press -- It was a busy week. President Obama signed into law a $787 billion stimulus plan. He unveiled a $275 billion housing plan. He weighed a request from GM more…

Bill (champion of the free) Press

by Bill Press -- Editor's note: This commentary is in response to Joseph Farah's column, "Bill (abridging the free) Press." Joe Farah is a friend of mine. He's a nice guy. When more…

Making talk radio 'fair and balanced'

by Bill Press -- The sky is falling! The sky is falling! Well, you'd think it was, if you've been listening to right-wing talk radio lately. Conservative talk show hosts are positively more…

Daschle's loss is America's loss

by Bill Press -- Politics is a game of winners and losers. But there were no winners in Tom Daschle's decision to walk away from his nomination to be the next secretary more…

GOP stabs Obama in the back

by Bill Press -- Barack Obama has only been president since Jan. 20, but he's already learned a powerful lesson: Bipartisanship is a myth. At least, it's a myth at this time more…