A victory for the great unwashed

by Jane Chastain -- I was born in what was then a deep blue state, into a Democratic family. Among my kin you were either a Democrat or un-American. As a youngster more…

If I were queen of voting

by Jane Chastain -- Election Day has lost its meaning. For most, it's business as usual, the normal day-to-day stuff, but voting is no longer part of it. On Friday, the FBI more…

Hillary Clinton: The User

by Jane Chastain -- Hillary Clinton is a user. No, to my knowledge she doesn't do illegal drugs. Her drug of choice is political power – and it should be obvious to more…

Tim Kaine: 1 of Lenin's 'useful idiots'

by Jane Chastain -- I have never understood the preoccupation by some with the health of Hillary Clinton. Time would be better spent pointing out her obvious character flaws, her unsuitability for more…

St. Teresa, Hillary and you

by Jane Chastain -- Here in this country we spend over a trillion dollars a year on poverty programs. Over 45 million people in the United States are classified as "poor." However, more…

Hillary's hypocrisy on non-existent wage gap

by Jane Chastain -- I was having brunch with some new, very accomplished female friends when the subject of the presidential race came up. One of these friends announced that she was more…

Why the gender gap is bigger than ever

by Jane Chastain -- Democrats are counting on the votes of women to put them over the top in the 2016 election, not simply in the presidential race but in the House more…

Hillary goes dumpster diving for economic plan

by Jane Chastain -- Hillary Clinton served up a tired old economic plan like last week's lunch. It contained everything Obama tried eight years ago that stifled the economic recovery that began more…