When chips are down, presidents know what to do

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2234395" align="aligncenter" width="600"] George Washington kneeling in prayer[/caption] "In 1775, the Continental Congress proclaimed the first national day of prayer. ... In 1783, the Treaty of Paris more…

20 years of being a free press for a free people

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Twenty-seven years ago, Joseph Farah, editor-in-chief of the Sacramento Union, sat in his office flipping through a stack of written requests to subscribe to his paper. The Sacramento more…

The most precious possession the rich can own

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1966765" align="aligncenter" width="600"] James McHenry[/caption] The "Star-Spangled Banner" was written while the British bombed Fort McHenry, named after Secretary of War James McHenry. Dr. James McHenry served more…