Why John Kasich scares me most

by Jane Chastain -- OK, he's not officially in the race, and in the early polls he's near the bottom, but I predict one of the last Republican candidates standing in the more…

Lessons from Denny Hastert

by Jane Chastain -- Former Speaker of the House Denny Hastert has been indicted for allegedly structuring bank withdrawals of $952,000 to evade bank reporting requirements and then making false statements to more…

The Clintons' 'get rich quick' schemes

by Jane Chastain -- When Bill Clinton became president, he had earned a maximum salary of $35,000 as governor of Arkansas and another $5,000 from honorariums from speaking fees. His wife, Hillary, more…

A salute to a modern explorer

by Jane Chastain -- As a child, I was fascinated by stories of exploration. I wanted to be an explorer. My bubble burst when I discovered that most of the planet on more…

The Clinton 'shred of evidence' that matters

by Jane Chastain -- For all practical purposes, the Clintons are a political team. In the run-up to the 1992 presidential election, we were told we could "buy one, get one free." more…

Save America -- make Hillary queen

by Jane Chastain -- The British must be laughing at us. We shake our heads and wonder why they have tolerated, if not worshiped, their royalty, while we, unofficially, do the same. more…

The battle for your soul

by Jane Chastain -- My soul was troubled as I entered the sanctuary last Sunday. My country has turned its back on Israel. Our president is working on a deal that will more…