Not this hopeful since Reagan

by Jane Chastain -- As we prepare for Trump's inauguration, I find myself more hopeful than I have been since the week Ronald Reagan took office. I am not alone. This is more…

Obamacare -- may it rest in peace

by Jane Chastain -- The first order of business for the new Congress is the repeal of Obamacare. The American people demand it. The only people who seem to be happy with more…

8 broken promises -- 1 for each year

by Jane Chastain -- In 2004, Barack Obama came onto the stage at the Democrat National Convention as the party's candidate to represent Illinois in the U.S. Senate and wowed the country more…

Only way to find real peace this Christmas

by Jane Chastain -- We have entered Christmas week, the most joyous holiday of the year as we prepare to celebrate the birth of Christ, the one who is called the "Prince more…

Finally -- a qualified CEO of our nation

by Jane Chastain -- For the first time in well over a decade there is optimism in the air. The stock market has reached new highs. The dollar has regained its strength. more…

2 chief Castro myths exposed

by Jane Chastain -- Fidel Castro is dead, and Cubans in the United States and other free countries say, "Good riddance!" Meanwhile, the good citizens in this communist state must fake tears more…

Trump's '60 Minutes' logic pretzel

by Jane Chastain -- While watching the third presidential debate, I found myself screaming at Donald Trump when he addressed Chris Wallace's questions regarding his Supreme Court appointments. Trump, I assumed, fell more…