Nancy's House no more

by Craig R. Smith -- On Wednesday, we again witnessed another transition of power in the House of Representatives. Former Speaker Nancy Pelosi used her final moments to remind everyone present of her more…

Too good to die for spineless cowards

by Craig R. Smith -- We are reminded almost daily that the border between America and Mexico has never been more secure than it has been under the watchful eye of Barack Obama more…

The reality of the Fed's great power

by Craig R. Smith -- After Sunday's "60 Minutes" interview, there is little doubt that Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke is the most powerful man on the planet. President Barack Obama isn't more…

Rangel stuck in Pelosi's own swamp drain

by Craig R. Smith -- New York Rep. Charlie Rangel joined an elite fraternity of censured House members Thursday. Everybody but Charlie thinks he deserves it. We all have it wrong. In Charlie's more…

What's going on in this country?

by Craig R. Smith -- There have been times recently when I sit back, scratch my head and wonder what in the world is going on in America. Last week's events had me more…

Let the pains begin

by Craig R. Smith -- The time has come in America to let the pains begin. Over the last 87 years our politicians have been slowly building a welfare state in America with more…

New GOP leaders: Stop and listen!

by Craig R. Smith -- Barack Obama may have done more to improve the stature of the Republican Party in two years than it has been able to do for itself in over more…

The drunk-monkey war for Congress

by Craig R. Smith -- Is it me or does all the cash sloshing around in the campaign coffers this election season seem a bit seedy and distasteful? At the very least it more…

Will America buy what Michelle is selling?

by Craig R. Smith -- Last week I was struck by the comments FLOTUS Michelle Obama made on the "Tom Joyner Morning Show" as she explained just how important the upcoming mid-term elections more…