The president's history-making speech

by Bill Press -- One of the greatest challenges facing President Obama when he took office was restoring America's standing among other nations, especially our standing in the Arab and Muslim world, more…

Dems stab Obama in the back on Gitmo

by Bill Press -- You know what they say: "Be careful what you ask for, because you just might get it." Sadly, on one issue at least, that's all too true of more…

Win one for the Gipper

by Bill Press -- It's been 81 years since legendary coach Knute Rockne urged his players to "win one for the Gipper." But no Notre Dame football team ever faced a tougher more…

On this day (only) we pray

by Bill Press -- At some point on May 7, I trust you stopped whatever you were doing, got down on your knees and prayed. Surely you realized it was this year's more…

A Specter haunts the GOP

by Bill Press -- Once Norm Coleman ran out the clock, we knew Al Franken would become the 59th Democrat in the U.S. Senate. But who knew number 60 would end up more…

Obama flip-flops in the right direction

by Bill Press -- Welcome to the real world, where not all lobbyists are bad, not all earmarks are bad, and not all flip-flops are bad – especially not when they uphold more…

Welcome to the Fox News 'tea parties'

by Bill Press -- When is a protest not a real protest? When it's all about partisan politics rather than issues, when it's staged by the media, and when nobody knows why more…

Demise of the daily newspaper

by Bill Press -- We live in an age of rapid change, especially in the field of communications. And most of that's OK with me. I wouldn't mind giving up my fax more…

Obama's war in Afghanistan

by Bill Press -- History is full of ironies, but none greater than this. In February 1989, then-Deputy CIA Director Robert Gates helped arm freedom fighters in Afghanistan with cash, weapons and more…