Bush's military statements the lie of the week?

by Jon Dougherty -- Unless you've been living under a rock, you've no doubt heard for years now that the military is suffering readiness problems under the Clinton administration. Because of stupid, more…

Trading freedom for judges

by Thomas Jipping -- Following the Supreme Court's recent rulings on abortion, homosexual rights, school prayer, and parental rights, most Americans (at least for the moment) believe that judicial appointments are an more…

Why it's Lieberman

by -NO AUTHOR- -- There's a big reason why Al Gore has chosen Joe Lieberman as his running mate: the culture war. Both before and after the massacre at Columbine High School more…

Bush: The pundits' enigma

by David Limbaugh -- There is something about George W. Bush that simultaneously confounds pundits and appeals to swing voters. He doesn't fit the profile of the ordinary presidential candidate, which leaves more…

Gored by himself

by Linda Bowles -- Only a few months ago, a group of historians pooled their knowledge of past presidential elections and informed us that no challenger could defeat an incumbent sitting atop more…

No to 'compassionate conservatism'

by Joseph Farah -- Well, we've all witnessed the "compassionate conservative" convention. It left me feeling empty. I respect Marvin Olasky, the former Marxist journalism professor who coined the term. But he more…

Take me out to the ballgame

by Judy Lowe -- I'm finishing up my vacation as I write, so this week's websites mirror my mood -- i.e., they're less than serious -- at least one is downright silly more…

Elephants and donkeys III

by J.R. Nyquist -- A 19th century observer, Edwin Percy Whipple, once said, "A politician weakly and amiably in the right, is no match for a politician tenaciously and pugnaciously in the more…

Beyond mere victory

by Alan Keyes -- The Republican presidential ticket leaves Philadelphia in the glow of its accomplishment, at least for the moment, of the two goals that convention planners had clearly made their more…

Bush's bridge to the 21st century

by -NO AUTHOR- -- PHILADELPHIA -- Bill Clinton talked in 1996 about building a bridge to the 21st century. But the actual construction may have to be supervised by George W. Bush more…