Please cry for me, Argentina!

by Bill Press -- Oh, the Appalachian Trail. It's famous as the longest footpath in the nation – but now we know it's even longer than we thought, stretching all the way more…

Obama offers competition in health care

by Bill Press -- As usual, the president said it best: "Millions of our citizens do not have a full measure of opportunity to achieve and enjoy good health care. Millions do more…

Why doesn't Obama just stay home?

by Bill Press -- In the interest of full disclosure, I sometimes crave a good burger. So whenever the mood strikes, I head to the Five Guys closest to Washington's Capitol Hill: more…

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…