If the debt ceiling can be routinely raised simply by the president asking that it be done, why have it at all?
After the Citizens United decision, the president himself weighed in, expressing his outrage about the decision, indicating his intent to "develop a forceful response to this decision."
These wonderful new retirement accounts will receive bonds from the U.S. Government. And who guarantees them?
The owners of Hobby Lobby, the Green family, are Christians who cannot violate their religious beliefs by being complicit in the destruction of human-life, at any stage.
In 2013, 48 percent identify as "pro-life" and 45 percent as "pro-choice."
Politics and political rhetoric is no substitute for personal morality.
So far, providing "free" government health care through Medicaid has been attracting far more new enrollees than individuals signing up on the exchanges.
When most Americans feel the biggest threat facing us is big government, yet they do not want to take on the biggest factors driving the growth of government, we have got a problem.
Is A&E's problem that there are still Americans who believe there is something called sin?
Americans now in their forties and younger, who will be retiring in 20 years or more, will receive only 75 percent of their promised benefits.