There won't be a 'trade war' with China

by John Griffing -- In the wake of President Donald J. Trump's decision to impose modest tariffs on Chinese steel imports, a deluge of ostensibly "conservative," Reagan-era think tanks began zealously parroting more…

Pastors rise up to challenge
same-sex bathrooms

by John Griffing -- HOUSTON, Texas – In Texas, the biggest city in the biggest Republican county has just adopted an Equal Rights Ordinance that, according to critics, already is being used more…

Suspended sex-change teacher back in class

by John Griffing -- After being suspended amidst a public outcry from parents, a male substitute teacher making a transition to female was reinstated to a position at Lumberton Independent School District more…

Famous Republican faces primary challenge

by John Griffing -- Veteran Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, is seeking re-election as a "strong conservative" in a state known to dislike Washington and to be heavily dominated by the Republican Party. more…

Tom DeLay on America:
Lose God, lose greatness

by John Griffing -- Former U.S. Rep. Tom DeLay, R-Texas, who was elected House majority leader in 2002 but later left office in the middle of a battle against unsubstantiated claims of more…