December 15, 2017

Congress is on the verge of passing major tax legislation. Sadly, in the rush to get it done many lawmakers are ignoring how the bill will affect the growing national debt.

Fortunately, Congressman Walter Jones is one of the few exceptions in Washington. He has long opposed government spending that…

Congress should block Atlantic drilling expansion

December 15, 2017

Timing is everything, and Sen. Bill Nelson seized the right moment this week to call on his colleagues to pass legislation he filed earlier this year that would block the Trump administration from opening additional areas to offshore drilling. With the White House reportedly poised to move ahead to…

Sweet home of progress

December 15, 2017


Who knew it would become one of the most beautiful words in American politics?

It turns out there could have been no better place to test the limits of indecency, the limits of Trumpism, the limits of Republican partisanship and, yes, the limits of racial subjugation. If the angry ideology…

SUMMERS: Kids make ideal adults

December 14, 2017

Outside the walls of Minges Coliseum on Thursday morning, the country waded through another criticism-laced, tirade-filled day of political firestorm, racial unrest and sexual assault allegation.

But the anger, protest and divisiveness across the great divide could not find a seat amid the 5,300…