Open-mic Obama

by Jack Abramoff -- Palestinian terrorists have fired scores of missiles into the state of Israel since the beginning of the year. There is only one reason news broadcasts have not been more…

The gas gauge rules politics

by Jack Abramoff -- In recent days, President Obama's popularity has been plunging, with approval ratings threatening to dive below 40 percent. At a time when his White House handlers were finally more…

The dirtiest election … this year

by Jack Abramoff -- Complaints are the jet fuel of most conversations. Europeans love to tweak Americans as complainers, but they are not exactly famous for their longanimity. Americans complain about everything. more…

O's latest power grab: Midnight Rules

by Jack Abramoff -- There is an old adage that nothing dies in Washington, especially if it's a government program or agency. The wonderland otherwise known as our nation's capital specializes in more…

The sleazy union attack on Gov. Walker

by Jack Abramoff -- During the years I lobbied for Indian tribal government clients, I would frequently be asked to provide campaign advice. This was not counsel as to what was going more…

Was I ever a 'lobbyist'?

by Jack Abramoff -- I used to think I was a lobbyist. I registered as a lobbyist. I identified myself as a lobbyist. I pled guilty to crimes relating to my lobbying more…

Congressman Cash-in

by Jack Abramoff -- Official Washington is in high dudgeon. Once in a while, one of the pawns in our national game of chess decides to cross the line and does something more…

Don't drink the Newt Kool-Aid!

by Jack Abramoff -- One of the remaining Republican presidential candidates co-sponsored the Fairness Doctrine, the bane of conservative talk radio. This same candidate voted to create a National Police Corps. He more…

3 amigos: Vermont's socialists

by Jack Abramoff -- What if you owned stock in a company that had lost money in all but four of the past 38 years? What if this company had taken on more…