3 headlines, 2 bombshells and 1 big lie

by Tom Tancredo -- Three newspaper headlines this past week paint three different pictures of our nation's border-security policies. Two are bombshells, and one ties all three of them together. From the more…

Obama's debt-ridden America

by Tom Tancredo -- The events in Wisconsin this week confirm the worst fears about Obama's vision for America. In Obama's America, public debt is as American as apple pie, and the more…

Obama's Islamic tilt in Egypt

by Tom Tancredo -- The difference between Jimmy Carter's mistakes in handling the 1979 revolution in Iran and Obama's handling of the 2011 revolution in Egypt is that Carter's team made mistakes more…

The lie that will not stand

by Tom Tancredo -- A group of border-city mayors from Brownsville to San Diego have joined to issue a statement supporting the claim that our southwest border is secure. They say that more…

Why do Democrats oppose ballot integrity?

by Tom Tancredo -- Last Wednesday in Colorado, a committee of the State Senate voted to kill a bill to require proof of citizenship to register to vote. The vote was along more…

Is the Constitution partisan?

by Tom Tancredo -- All public officials, elected or appointed, federal, state and local, take an oath to preserve and defend the Constitution. This is supposed to remind them and us that more…

Don't blame Arizona

by Tom Tancredo -- The Tucson shooting of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and 19 other people has been center stage in the news for a week now. That is understandable. What is truly more…

2011 playbook: Obstacles to going on offense

by Tom Tancredo -- A successful strategy for reducing the size and scope of government must begin by forcefully rejecting the unwritten rule that has governed American politics for the past 100 more…

2011: Can we recover the Constitution?

by Tom Tancredo -- President Obama issued a statement from Hawaii on New Year's Eve declaring he wants to cooperate with Republicans in 2011. Conservatives have a novel suggestion on how to more…

Ask a Mexican? Good idea!

by Tom Tancredo -- A week ago, the lame-duck U.S. Senate refused to pass the so-called DREAM Act, which had been passed by the House in its lame-duck session. There will be more…