Editorials

As if the Affordable Care Act’s massive increase in government intervention in the U.S. health care system was not enough of a problem, it appears that the system practically invites waste, fraud and abuse, according to a series of government oversight reports. In the latest report, the U.S....
Viewers who watched Wednesday night’s GOP presidential debate hoping to see a fiery duel between the two front-runners, Ben Carson and Donald Trump, were disappointed. Instead, the pivotal clash was between two Florida politicians, former Gov. Jeb Bush and U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio — and Bush lost....
The American Civil Liberties Union of Arizona recently released a damning report about the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency, using documents obtained from a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit as evidence of an out-of-control agency that abuses citizens’ constitutional rights with impunity...
President Donald Trump? It might not be as far-fetched as most of the talking heads who seem to exist for the sole purpose of populating Sunday morning political talk shows would have you believe. For months, they’ve predicted that the political newcomers at the top of the Republican primary polls...
“It’s the economy, stupid,” is the phrase attributed to political strategist James Carville as a key point in the successful campaign of 1992 that propelled Bill Clinton to the White House. It’s probably a phrase candidates who wish to succeed the current president might want to take out of...
The Republican National Committee is up in arms about CNBC’s handling of Wednesday’s GOP debate. RNC chairman Reince Priebus issued a statement immediately after the debate, saying the candidates were subjected to “deeply unfortunate questioning” from moderators Carl Quintanilla, Becky Quick and...
In the next 13 minutes, someone in America will commit suicide and that cycle will repeat itself throughout the day. By the end of the day, 22 veterans will be among the dead. By the end of the year, 41,149 Americans will have killed themselves. And those are just the people who can’t take it...

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