TODAY'S TOP NEWS
Kansas: The most important race in the country
If Sam Brownback wins in November watch for more governors who have his courage to challenge anti-reform Republicans in primaries and to phase out their state income taxes.
The week that was
A review of the week’s top stories.
Scottish independence vote fails
Centralization is the great menace to healthy national union in the 21st century.
Your ‘to do’ list to save America
When it comes to politics, conservatives need to learn one thing from liberals: All that matters is winning.
Half the Iraqi army is useless, and the other half needs work
The Iraqi side of the anti-ISIS triangle is shaky, the Syrian side is sheer fantasy, and there is no Plan B.
3000 U.S. troops headed for Africa to fight Ebola
Ebola suddenly goes from being a faraway problem Americans shouldn’t worry about, to getting a bigger military commitment than ISIS.
Obama’s guide to hostage-taking
Beheading is a feature for these guys, not a bug, Mr. President.
Obama’s ‘war speech’
It was an amateur mistake to declare a coalition BEFORE lining it up. The result is yet another hit to America’s international prestige.
Get angry now
Surveying the wreckage of a mere two years of a Democratic president with a Democratic Congress, all Americans should be focused like a laser beam on putting the Senate in Republican hands.
Obama’s strategy to manage the ISIS problem
Every military operation has a political dimension, but this feels too much like politics with a military dimension.