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On Tuesday, the House Ways and Means Committee will hold a hearing on tax reform.  As important as tax reform is, the Republicans seem to be bound and determined to lose this issue. Why? The House Republican leadership is obsessed with the idea of a “Border Adjustment Tax” or the BAT as it is known.…

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The late, inordinately great Margaret Thatcher was Prime Minister of Great Britain (the last time Britain was Great) – and a towering historical figure.  She possessed the spinal strength of ten Mr. Olympias.  When once conversing with…lesser fortitude-possessing United States Republican President George H.W. Bush, Thatcher famously uttered “Remember George, this is no time to…

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by JOAN SWIRSKY Wanna see Democrats and media hacks weep? Hand them this list! (familysecuritymatters.org} ~ Since President Trump was inaugurated on January 20, 2017, a number of people have scrupulously monitored his accomplishments. They include Sean Hannity’s producer Sweet Baby James, Gateway Pundit founder Jim Hoft, conservative commentator and former presidential candidate Gary Bauer,…

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The ecstatic reaction to Deputy AG Rosenstein’s choice of former FBI director Mueller to be the special counsel in the Russia investigation may be justified, to the extent of Mueller’s bipartisan credibility. Many have gushed that he presided over the FBI’s development into an agency of counterterrorism after 9/11. But, these statements omit the fact…

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The “anti-free trade” label is these days blithely thrown around a lot.  Mostly at President Donald Trump – and people who agree with him and his desire to revamp how we’ve long done trade. Mostly by people who blithely accept getting royally ripped off in the one-sided “free” trade deals we’ve long been cutting. We…

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Many Republicans all around the nation have long been champions of tort reform.  Republicans in states like Texas have enacted it – and achieved the results its proponents promised. Whether or not you favor tort reform of any sort – we should all recognize that it is not a federal government issue.  Republicans especially –…

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Glenn Beck’s Radio Show by Onan Coca {lidblog.com} ~ Bill O’Reilly may be down, but he’s not out and he still has a lot of friends in the TV and radio game… One of them is a former colleague at Fox News who happens to run a very successful news and entertainment network called TheBlaze.…

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If you are of the ideological Left, there is just about nothing you can do that will remove you from DC’s Elite Society and the Media’s good graces. Bill Clinton credibly accused of rape?  No problem.  Hillary Clinton gives Russia 20% of our nation’s uranium in exchange for contributions to the family money laundering outfit…

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The comedy world – like much of the entertainment world – is rife with people of the Left ideological persuasion.  There are, of course, exceptions – but on the main they are on the Left. But then there is Robert Conquest’s Three Laws of Politics.  The first of which is: “Everyone is conservative about what…

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When the government grants a monopoly, it shouldn’t surprise the monopoly that strings come attached. The music business is exactly such a monopoly. For more than 75 years, entities called Performance Rights Organizations – two of which, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) and Broadcast Music Incorporated (BMI) together control about 90…