On Ashcroft and Norton

by Joseph Farah -- It's time for a reality check. Opposition to President-elect George W. Bush's Cabinet nominees is focusing on two choices -- Gale Norton for Interior and John Ashcroft for more…

Clinton: A piece of work

by Ralph Reiland -- As I'm writing this, pre-inauguration, we're packing up the car with our snazzy get-ups for the Inaugural Ball and heading off to D.C. to watch the sun set more…

Democratic double standards

by Larry Elder -- Follow the bouncing double standards. President George Bush nominates to the Supreme Court Clarence Thomas, a black man, formerly the head of the Equal Opportunity Commission. Because of more…

Gorbachev's letter to Bush

by J.R. Nyquist -- The last Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, wrote an open letter to President-elect Bush that was recently published in the Washington Post. "I am writing to you as a more…

Ashcroft's confirmation joke

by Jon Dougherty -- By the second day of Senate Judiciary Committee's "questioning" Attorney General-nominee John Ashcroft on Wednesday, two things became clear: Ashcroft is going to be confirmed -- as he more…

The Promised Land?

by Craige McMillan -- I sometimes think those of us who are Christians are not sensitive enough to the prevailing secular worldview endorsed by mainstream editors and reporters, and the entertainment industry. more…

A business-cycle primer

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- Sometimes it's painful to read the business press, and never more so than during an economic slump. Reporters flail about for explanations. They quote stock analysts, politicians, day more…

Legislating feelings

by Casey Brooks -- I've never been an advocate of hate-crime legislation. One of the reasons I oppose the idea is because it seems to me that, in order to determine if more…

Clinton should pardon Mike Milken!

by Jude Wanniski -- To: Neil Lewis, New York Times From: Jude Wanniski Re: Mike is a good man Dear Neil: I was happy to see your Saturday story, "Ex-Financier Milken in more…

Government cruelty

by Walter Williams -- George Bush's secretary of labor nominee, Linda Chavez, withdrew her nomination under charges of hiring a worker and not paying minimum wages plus applicable taxes. This was just more…