LEAHY: The Perilous Dance Of Politicians Ignoring The Urgency Of Debt

If most people know anything about the early Christian Saint Augustine, it may be his prayer: “Oh, Master, make me chaste and celibate – but not yet!” While there are various layers and interpretations of exactly what Augustine meant, the popular version is of a man who years to be free of earthly desire…eventually. The […]

CORTEZ: Virginia AG Miyares and Marine Sergeant Major Exchange Roles

Each of us have our roles, writes Cortez, yet being willing to stand in the breach against terror and bear witness to truth is the best mark of a leader. Virginia’s Attorney General Jason Miyares and Sergeant Major Carlos Ruiz, the newest Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps basically changed jobs during recent events in […]

LEAHY: Polling Reveals Potential GOP Primary Shakeup

A recent poll from Marquette University Law School confirms what others have already shown: President Joe Biden’s re-election effort is sputtering.  And not just against the current GOP frontrunner, former President Donald Trump. The top line numbers for a Biden-Trump rematch show Trump ahead 52 percent to 48 percent. That’s within the poll’s 4.5 percentage […]

LEAHY: Haley Corrects Record On Anti-First Amendment Statement

GOP presidential candidate Nikki Haley is enjoying a bit of a boomlet these days, as the field narrows and the donor class looks for a non-Ron DeSantis alternative to Donald Trump. Whatever the outcome of that saga may be, there is one thing that comes along with campaign trail boomlets: the press pays more attention […]

COLDWATER: The Pandas Are Leaving – Biden Diplomacy Fails Again

In a few short weeks, the giant panda bears at the National Zoo in Washington, D.C. will be catching a ride on a custom built-out FEDEX 777F plane – dubbed the “Panda Express” – back to China. The China Wildlife Conservation research lease/contract on the family of three giant pandas – Mei Xiang (25 year […]

COLDWATER: ‘This Is Not My Time’: Pence Finally Drops Out Of Race

Former Vice President Mike Pence (R-Ind.) announced at the Republican Jewish Coalition that he is dropping out of the 2024 Republican presidential primary, citing, “This is not my time.” No, Mr. Vice President – it’s not. Your time was on January 6th, when you should have supported your President, Donald J. Trump – and more […]