Beyond the overriding economic control that the federal government now has over citizens, federal courts now dictate our social norms.
Diversity should be about about recognizing "diversity of people's gifts, talents, and skills."
In our president's take on the world, if there is a winner who winds up better off there must be a loser who winds up equally worse off.
The Tea Party captures a groundswell of dissatisfaction with business-as-usual in how our country is being run.
Mainstream means shrugging your shoulders at $17 trillion in federal debt, $4 trillion in federal spending, and a tax code of over 73,000 pages.
Thought police have no place in a free society.
Limiting the amount of funds that free citizens can contribute stifles competition and protects incumbents.
When Mitch McConnell and Republicans controlled the House, Senate and White House, government grew.
If the debt ceiling can be routinely raised simply by the president asking that it be done, why have it at all?
Politics and political rhetoric is no substitute for personal morality.