The Supreme Court decision this morning contained several surprises—but maybe fewer than you might at first glance think. Published June 28 2012
Amidst the tragedy of the Waldo Canyon fire there is hope and renewal. Published June 27 2012
The Electoral College is not an anachronism. Why do the big blue states hate it? Published June 24 2012
You might think tax cuts are popular--but you would be wrong. Everyone from business to unions benefit from taxes and nobody minds leaving taxpayers holding the (empty) bag. Published June 18 2012
These boots were made for riding and they're going to ride all over both parties. What began as scattered protest is now a movement to reform American politics. Published June 14 2012
Benjamin Franklin wrote, "They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety." We're there. Published June 4 2012
Wage and benefit contract negotiations last week between the Douglas County, Colorado School District and the American Federation of Teachers was expected to be disrupted in a show of union force. It wasn't. Published June 3 2012
Al Maurer is a former military officer, an assistant professor of political science, and a technologist. While technology is his business, politics is his passion. Involved in the Tea Party movement since the beginning, he is helping to grow the ...Read More
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