The biggest problem with Harriet Miers

by Jane Chastain -- My biggest problem with Harriet Miers is the same as it was for John Roberts, the new chief justice of the Supreme Court. It is the same as more…

The issue that won't go away

by Jane Chastain -- Editor's note: The following commentary is excerpted from an upcoming book by Jane Chastain, titled "Abortion, the Bible and the Church."Have you ever wondered why abortion remains the more…

Do Army boots come in pink?

by Jane Chastain -- Still looking for the perfect Christmas gift for the women in your life? Consider a flack jacket or combat boots. Yes, combat boots! Unless we can find some more…

Intelligence 'deform' bill

by Jane Chastain -- Gangs of thugs are taking over a neighborhood. They are breaking into homes. Some simply are looting. Others are torturing and killing all occupants. Residents are terrified. A more…

Bargain hunters get pockets picked

by Jane Chastain -- Bargain hunters were out in force over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. While holiday shoppers shelled out some $22.8 billion (an average of $265.15 per shopper) on sale items, more…

Thankful for the Boy Scouts?

by Jane Chastain -- This national day of Thanksgiving is a day for counting blessings, collectively and individually. Therefore, it seems fitting and proper to recognize the Boy Scouts of America, a more…

The Specter spectacle

by Jane Chastain -- The furor created by the post election remarks of Pennsylvania's Arlen Specter, after achieving a fifth U.S. Senate term, has opened a wound in the Republican Party. Conservatives more…

Now what?

by Jane Chastain -- We Americans have a king complex. We love to make fun of the British and their monarchy, but every four years, we get all excited and worked up more…