Trashing Michele Bachmann

by Roger Hedgecock -- "Bachmann ties with Romney for first in Iowa straw poll" The weekend headline caught many in the state-run media by surprise. Bachmann? That tea-party firebrand, Palin-wanna-be, anti-choice, history-twisting more…

Let freedom ring – in San Francisco?

by Roger Hedgecock -- Can a city famous for its rigid political correctness recover the individual freedom for which it used to be so renowned? I once lived, decades ago, in San more…

An impeachable offense?

by Roger Hedgecock -- In 2009, over the protests of gun-shop owners who were reassured by federal agents, Jaime Avila purchased from gun shops in the Phoenix area 575 AK-47 type semi more…

Congress exempts itself from law – again

by Roger Hedgecock -- Wall Street is currently in a whirl of insider-trading scandals. According to the New York Times, since October 2009, 49 Wall Street analysts, hedge-fund managers, lawyers and consultants more…

Iraq vet killed by regime at home

by Roger Hedgecock -- Jose Guerena, a former (2002-2006) U.S. Marine, survived two combat tours in Iraq to return to his native Tucson, Ariz., to start a family. On May 5, Jose more…

Obama to employers: Keep illegals on payroll!

by Roger Hedgecock -- Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama stumped for the illegal alien vote in El Paso, Texas, last week. In a stirring campaign speech at the Mexican border before a more…

Donald Trump: The new Perot?

by Roger Hedgecock -- Donald Trump, like Ross Perot 20 years ago, is a rich, successful, supremely confident salesman and patriot intensely dissatisfied with the competence of the present ruling political elite more…

Arnold's corruption

by Roger Hedgecock -- It's the story that won't go away. When asked about it last week, Arnold made snoring sounds at the reporter and said his question was "boring." The story more…

The curse of interesting times

by Roger Hedgecock -- The Chinese have it right. "May you live in interesting times" is a curse. Last week, we were transfixed by the titanic budget battle between Leviathan Government and more…

Talk is not enough

by Roger Hedgecock -- I talk for a living. Several times during my 25 years in talk radio, I've come to the conclusion that the time for talk was over; it was more…