We don't really want honest politicians

by Tom Tancredo -- Observing the 2012 presidential debates, it is impossible to avoid the conclusion that, as a nation, we suffer from a deep political schizophrenia.  We expect – no, we more…

10 questions Obama has avoided

by Tom Tancredo -- The unanimous verdict on the first presidential debate is that Romney won decisively. Romney brought his “A-game,” and Obama barely showed up. Now the fun begins. If you more…

State-level marijuana legalization? Yes!

by Tom Tancredo -- It's time to end the misguided and ineffective "war on drugs" insofar as marijuana is concerned, and there are solid reasons why conservatives should join in that effort. more…

Is the GOP doomed if Romney loses?

by Tom Tancredo -- For the record, do not count me among the pessimists who think Barack Obama is certain to defeat Mitt Romney on Nov. 6. Nevertheless, it is impossible to more…

Obama's foreign policy now in flames

by Tom Tancredo -- A U.S. ambassador is dead, and over 30 U.S. embassies across the globe are under violent attack as a direct result of President Obama's attempted appeasement of radical more…

Capt. Obama and Titanic 2.0

by Tom Tancredo -- The 1,500 passengers who boarded the Titanic in April of 1912 did not willingly sail into an iceberg, but the voters who buy tickets to Obama's Titanic 2.0 more…

Romney's mystery plans on immigration

by Tom Tancredo -- By all accounts, the fix is in. Romney advisers are promising he will tackle immigration reform early in his term to show he can succeed where Obama failed. more…

Obama's negativism losing ground

by Tom Tancredo -- In 1984 Ronald Reagan sought a second term under the campaign theme of a sunny optimism about the future – "Morning in America." A generation later, Obama's campaign more…

Arizona challenges Obama, again

by Tom Tancredo -- Once again, Arizona stands tall. Arizona's governor, Jan Brewer, has signed an executive order forbidding any state agency from treating illegal-alien recipients of the Obama amnesty as lawful more…

Political use of the IRS is growing

by Tom Tancredo -- How does it feel to find out that hundreds of millions of your tax money – and probably billions over a  decade – are going to people who more…