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…

To have peace, we must be strong

by David Hackworth -- During the run-up to the presidential election, George Dubya Bush repeatedly told the nation that the readiness condition of the U.S. military was in sad shape. Defense Secretary more…

The Bashcroft campaign

by Joseph Farah -- They're pulling out all the stops to derail John Ashcroft's nomination as attorney general. Who's "they"? Well, the entire media establishment, the Democratic Party and every professional activist 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…

The slowing economy

by Scott Rasmussen -- As George W. Bush prepares to take office, worries about the economy are growing. In mid-January, 27 percent of American adults think we will have a recession within more…

Russian eggs, the Loin King and Bad Sax

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Few folks have polarized the public-at-large like Bill Clinton, yes, our departing prez, the Elvis of politics, and now we can finally all wave bye-bye to him, the more…

Clinton's parting shot at religious freedom

by Frank J. Gaffney Jr. -- Last month, President Clinton unwittingly provided the perfect leitmotif to the conduct of U.S. foreign policy during his presidency. It came in the form of a letter to more…

Up to my Ashcroft

by Joel Miller -- So, Sen. John Ashcroft's nomination for attorney general is being vociferously challenged. Snore. The only person that couldn't see this coming is Mel Carnahan, and that's because he's more…