• Open-Borders Money Backs Marco Rubio

    Open-Borders Money Backs Marco Rubio

    Political analysis of the Las Vegas debate immigration dust-up between Sens. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio is missing a key ingredient: the money factor. You can read the lips of the candidates till the cows come home. But you’ll get to the truth much faster when you learn where pro-amnesty power brokers have placed their bets and hitched their wagons.

  • America First -- or World War III

    America First — or World War III

    “If you’re in favor of World War III, you have your candidate.” So said Rand Paul, looking directly at Gov. Chris Christie, who had just responded to a question from CNN’s Wolf Blitzer as to whether he would shoot down a Russian plane that violated his no-fly zone in Syria.

  • Establishment Republicans Must Be Careful Not to Go Too Far

    Establishment Republicans Must Be Careful Not to Go Too Far

    I’ve long said that the differences between so-called establishment Republicans and grassroots conservatives are about more than tactics in budgetary battles with President Obama and congressional Democrats.

  • No, There Won't Be a Brokered National Convention

    No, There Won’t Be a Brokered National Convention

    All around the political blogosphere you can find folks smacking their lips over the prospect of a “brokered” Republican national convention.

  • Pretend Answers on Terror

    Pretend Answers on Terror

    I wish I were as confident as many politicians and news commentators. They know what America should do about ISIS and terrorism.

  • It's Time For The Other 13 Candidates to Drop Out

    It’s Time For The Other 13 Candidates to Drop Out

    At what point in Donald Trump’s inaugural address do you figure the GOP establishment will finally will grasp what’s been happening?

  • Our Timid Military Leaders

    Our Timid Military Leaders

    This month, President Barack Obama’s defense secretary, Ashton Carter, decreed that there will be 220,000 combat military jobs offered to women — including in Army special operations forces and the Navy SEALs.

  • Why Take the Trump Stunt Seriously?

    Why Take the Trump Stunt Seriously?

    So how exactly does this work, Donald Trump’s plan to keep America safe from Islamic terrorism by barring entry to all Muslims? He explained it Tuesday on TV. The immigration official will ask the foreigner if he’s a Muslim.

  • A Missouri Town Demands Substantive Due Process

    A Missouri Town Demands Substantive Due Process

    If Pagedale, Mo., is a glimpse of the future, the future is going to be annoying. Pagedale might represent the future of governance unless some of its residents succeed in their lawsuit against their government.

  • I’ve Changed. This Is War. Seal the Borders. Stop the Visas.

    I’ve Changed. This Is War. Seal the Borders. Stop the Visas.

    A hardline shift from an immigration reformer.

  • Attacking the Truth: Part II

    Attacking the Truth: Part II

    The case currently before the U.S. Supreme Court, involving racial double standards in admissions to the University of Texas at Austin, has an Alice-in-Wonderland quality that has been all too common in other Supreme Court cases involving affirmative action in academia, going all the way back to 1978.

  • Will Elites Blow Up the GOP?

    Will Elites Blow Up the GOP?

    “Buchanan, if you ever hear of a group getting together to stop X, be sure to put your money on X.”

  • Administration, Please Continue to Spew Misinformation on Guns

    Administration, Please Continue to Spew Misinformation on Guns

    The Obama administration is not only at odds with America, as founded, but also woefully out of touch with ordinary Americans, and it is deceitful or delusional (or both) on guns.

  • Questions Legitimate Journalists Should Be Asking Hillary Clinton

    Questions Legitimate Journalists Should Be Asking Hillary Clinton

    On Sept. 14, 2012, three days after the murder of Ambassador Christopher Stevens, Sean Smith, Glen Doherty and Tyrone Woods in Benghazi, Libya, Hillary Clinton appeared at Andrews air force base, where she spoke with family members of those slain.

  • An Establishment Unhinged

    An Establishment Unhinged

    Calling for a moratorium on Muslim immigration “until our country’s representatives can figure out what the hell is going on,” Donald Trump this week ignited a firestorm of historic proportions.

  • A Humble Pre-Christmas Effort to Share My Enthusiasm for the Bible

    A Humble Pre-Christmas Effort to Share My Enthusiasm for the Bible

    As the Christmas season approaches, I want to explain why I am so enthusiastic about the subject matter I’ve written about in my new book, “The Emmaus Code: Finding Jesus in the Old Testament.”

  • Immigration and Our Founding Fathers' Values

    Immigration and Our Founding Fathers’ Values

    President Obama claims that restricting immigration in order to protect national security is “offensive and contrary to American values.” No-limits liberals have attacked common-sense proposals for heightened visa scrutiny, profiling or immigration slowdowns as “un-American.”

  • "Misunderestimating" The American People

    “Misunderestimating” The American People

    As the week began, I planned to write this column about some implications of Barack Obama’s Sunday night Oval Office address. I noted that he devoted about one-fifth of this 13-minute speech to pleas that Americans not discriminate against Muslims.

  • National Security Profiling Is a No-Brainer

    National Security Profiling Is a No-Brainer

    While everyone’s undies are in a bunch over Donald Trump’s proposal for a Muslim immigration moratorium, it is undeniable in a time of “heightened alert” — when violent jihadists have no problem targeting their enemies here and around the world — that national security profiling is imperative to our survival.

  • The Coming Battle Over Guantanamo

    The Coming Battle Over Guantanamo

    Congress recently forbade President Obama from bringing Guantanamo inmates to the United States, or even preparing a place in the U.S. to which the terrorist prisoners might someday be transferred. The specific action Congress took was to renew earlier bans on the president spending any appropriated funds for those purposes.