Supremes waffle on marriage equality

by Bill Press -- Over the last 40 years, I've been involved in a lot of political battles for a lot of different causes: workers' rights, women's rights, gay rights, environmental protection, more…

Can anybody save the GOP?

by Bill Press -- The year 2012 was a disaster for the Republican Party. They failed to regain control of the U.S. Senate. They lost eight seats in the House of Representatives. more…

Paul Ryan: Flim-flam man

by Bill Press -- Quick! Somebody tell President Obama. Alert the members of Congress. Shout it out to the media: I have balanced the budget! That's right. Me. Bill Press, talk-show host. more…

Are there no limits on use of drones?

by Bill Press -- A rare beast was spotted this week in Washington. An event as rare as the sighting of Big Foot. We actually saw a real filibuster in action. It more…

Republicans can't escape sequester blame

by Bill Press -- If aliens came to earth from outer space in search of intelligent life, Congress is the last place they would look for it. The Republican-led 112th Congress – more…

Can a new pope save the Catholic Church?

by Bill Press -- It's been a busy week. The Senate voted 78-22 to renew the Violence Against Women Act. Christopher Dorner, ex-cop turned cop killer, was finally tracked down near Big more…

GOP should emulate Ronald Reagan

by Bill Press -- Yes, good things still happen in this country. They just don't happen overnight. That lesson was brought home to me again on Current TV this week when I more…

Liberals: True defenders of Constitution

by Bill Press -- Most inaugural addresses are not memorable. Second inaugural speeches are even less so. But President Obama's second inaugural address is an exception. Only 18 minutes long, it will more…