Why abortion so divides America

by Jane Chastain -- It's been over four decades since Roe v. Wade and the companion case, Doe v Bolton, the Supreme Court decisions that made abortion legal in all 50 states more…

China's giant sucking sound

by Jane Chastain -- In 1992, presidential candidate Ross Perot used the metaphor of a "giant sucking sound" to warn our citizens on the dangers of the North American Free Trade Agreement more…

It's time to chew gum, Democrats!

by Jane Chastain -- Democrats have an answer for their critics who question why they are spending time investigating President Trump instead of addressing the urgent needs of the country: "We can more…

The most dangerous uncle in America

by Jane Chastain -- Now that Joe Biden has officially entered the 2020 presidential race his poll numbers have continued to rise. While some have dismissed his early lead attributing it to more…

The con games a useless Congress employs

by Jane Chastain -- Have you ever been the victim of a con? Let me tell you about my experience in France. My husband and I took the late-night Chunnel, the undersea more…

What?! I'm defending left-wing politicians

by Jane Chastain -- As an unabashed conservative, I've always considered myself to be fair-minded and rather independent, voting for the best candidate available for an office whether he or she is more…

Congress fiddles while America burns

by Jane Chastain -- Legend has it that the emperor Nero played the fiddle while the ancient city of Rome burned for six days, destroying 70 percent of the city and leaving more…

2 economic systems: Choose wisely

by Jane Chastain -- My most recent column brought out some crazies, largely due to the attention-catching headline that included a reference to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the youngest member of Congress. For more…