Harassed by an older congressman

by Debbie Schlussel -- I've interned for three U.S. congressmen, and until Thursday, I could say I was never harassed by a congressman. You would think an older U.S. congressman would have more…

What’s so divine about budget surpluses?

by David Limbaugh -- The Democrats’ newfound affinity for federal budget surpluses provides a window into the soul of economic liberalism. It is quite interesting to observe the liberals’ transformation over the more…

Death by doctor more likely than gun

by Jon Dougherty -- The bleeding heart anti-gunners at PAX are up to their old tricks again – this time teaming up with the American Academy of Pediatrics to trash gun rights more…

A new bipartisanship in security policy?

by Frank J. Gaffney Jr. -- Sunday's New York Times featured an article that should serve as a wake-up call to the Bush administration's national security team and Republican political operatives. Under the headline more…

Environmentalism's growing body count

by Geoff Metcalf -- Four young firefighters, ages 18-30, recently burned to death fighting a fire in a Washington state national forest. They should not have died that day. They chose a more…

McCain's 'Bull Moose' candidacy

by Samuel Blumenfeld -- In a recent column we speculated on what Sens. Daschle and McCain might have discussed at their much publicized weekend t?te-?-t?te at McCain's home in Arizona. We assumed more…

Working for the people?

by John N. Doggett -- What is the proper role of government? Many conservatives and libertarians find it hard to imagine anything proper that a government can do. Nevertheless, most people want the more…

Dating ban another bad idea

by Jon Dougherty -- Few lawmakers have criticized Rep. Gary Condit, D-Calif., for his admitted affair with former Washington, D.C., intern Chandra Levy. Even fewer have had the guts to stand up more…

Summer colds

by J.R. Nyquist -- It is not flu or cold season. The sun is warm and bright, the air is hot and sticky. But you have that scratchy lump in your throat more…

Boycott Chinese fireworks

by Joseph Farah -- WASHINGTON ? Ten-year-old Zhang Yanhong knew that if she refused her teacher's orders, she could be forced to pay a fine or kneel on the classroom floor for more…