Ernest Istook spent 25 years in public office, including 14 years in Congress. He was rated one of the top 25 conservatives in the U.S. House of Representatives. Then was a Heritage Foundation fellow and a fellow at Harvard's Insitute of Politics, where he led a study group on Propaganda in American Politics Today.
Now as a radio host and a commentator, Ernest aims to expose Washington's gimmicks--to help you avoid the pitfalls. He brings clarity out of the confusion.
Native to Texas, Ernest transplanted to Oklahoma after graduating from Baylor University.
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Published 12:50 a.m. December 4, 2013
Media could be robbed of their First Amendment rights if the Supreme Court agrees with Obama's novel new legal arguments in the Hobby Lobby case.
Published 8:27 a.m. December 2, 2013
The Hobby Lobby case could hurt Obamacare benefits for casual sex, as conflicts continue between religion and the sexual liberation agenda.
Published 5:44 p.m. November 29, 2013
The Obamas sent political messages for Thanksgiving. Let's remember instead America's Godly heritage and teach it to our children.
Published 6:30 a.m. November 25, 2013
Other politicians would slow down when their public approval starts to plummet, but President Obama is getting more aggressive with his agenda instead.
Published 2:07 p.m. November 21, 2013
I saw John F. Kennedy the day he was killed. It was an unforgettable day in the community of 8,000 where I grew up.
Published 2:59 p.m. November 20, 2013
My jaw dropped when I watched on live TV as President Obama played dumb to the media last Thursday.
Published 6:41 p.m. November 18, 2013
When the law suits start, what will Obamacare's day in court look like?
Published 12:39 p.m. November 13, 2013
Obamacare Zombies are confused. Could choosing your own health insurance also come back from the dead?
Published 9:22 a.m. November 12, 2013
The White House supplied proof that it was only a phony apology for Obama's lying about keeping your health insurance despite Obamacare.
Published 9:08 a.m. November 7, 2013
No against-the-odds story is more remarkable than the true-life rise of the Baylor Bears, the most exciting team in all college football. Watch them tonight.
Published 9:54 a.m. November 5, 2013
Dodging backlash from his broken health insurance promises, Pres. Obama re-writes history like Big Brother in 1984, claiming he said things that he never did.
Published 6:12 p.m. November 4, 2013
As America learns how Obama lied about keeping our insurance & doctors under Obamacare, the White House claims it's okay because the lies serve a greater good.
Published 9:53 p.m. November 1, 2013
President Bush was dogged for once saying, "Read my lips--no new taxes." Obama has made far more false promises. He needs a lie detector, not a teleprompter.
Published 6:45 p.m. October 29, 2013
Activists want a new civil rights movement based on sexual behavior, and stretching it into the workplace. Employers that don't go along get sued.
Published 12:00 p.m. October 22, 2013
President Obama flunked as a TV pitchman and as President Monday. Everyone understood why that lady fainted.