Syria's chem weapons eliminated, Obama?

by Larry Elder -- The Obama administration claimed that it negotiated with Syria and Russia to eliminate "100 percent" of Syria's chemical weapons. After President Barack Obama's 2012 "red line" warning to more…

Trump Derangement Syndrome: From comics to pols

by Larry Elder -- President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka, at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, said she wanted to require companies to provide paid maternity leave. The president later reaffirmed that more…

What to do about those 'pre-existing conditions'

by Larry Elder -- When it comes to repealing and replacing Obamacare, defenders of President Barack Obama's signature domestic law constantly ask, "What about those with pre-existing illnesses?" After all, the most more…

Ben Carson: Existential threat to the left

by Larry Elder -- Dr. Ben Carson, in a speech before employees of Housing and Urban Development, the department he now runs, likened slaves to "immigrants": "That's what America is about, a more…

Obamacare can't be 'fixed'

by Larry Elder -- The moment Republicans bought into the notion that Obamacare must not just be repealed but "replaced," Democrats won. Democrats argue that health care is a "right." Republicans claim more…

The Oscars: Activism left on cutting room floor

by Larry Elder -- Imagine the result, with hundreds of millions of people watching worldwide, if Hollywood turned its creative firepower on real problems. Instead, viewers Sunday watched wall-to-wall Trump-bashing. They should more…

5 JFK quotes that put him at odds with his party

by Larry Elder -- President Ronald Reagan said: "I didn't leave the Democratic Party. The party left me." Actor and former president of the National Rifle Association Charlton Heston, who called himself more…

Audi and Snoop Dogg crash the Super Bowl

by Larry Elder -- The exciting recent Super Bowl meant that fans paid more attention to the game than to the commercials. But there were some doozies, including the 84 Lumber commercial more…