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Modern sanctuary cities have nothing to do with their original intent

Modern sanctuary cities have nothing to do with their original intent

By – – Monday, April 15, 2019 ANALYSIS/OPINION: In the category of Mad magazine’s “scenes we’d like to see,” comes President ’s threat to transport migrants to cities and states that have declared themselves sanctuaries. Apparently he thinks such a move would force Democrats in who represent these places to […]

It may be too late for the Federal Reserve Bank, the European Central Bank and others

It may be too late for the Federal Reserve Bank, the European Central Bank and others

By – – Monday, April 15, 2019 ANALYSIS/OPINION: Everyone has heard of the Federal Reserve Bank or “The ” and that it has something to do with the value of our money — and so it must be very important. But few even claim to really understand what the does […]

An imaginary look at an imaginary 2020 election

An imaginary look at an imaginary 2020 election

By – The Washington Times – Monday, April 15, 2019 ANALYSIS/OPINION: The polls haven’t yet opened, and it’s already time to count the ballots. Everybody wants to know who won next year. It’s not much of a horse race yet, but we’ve got a lot of horses, even if most […]

‘Climate refugees‘ — Democrats‘ new tool to kill U.S. borders

By – The Washington Times – Tuesday, April 16, 2019 ANALYSIS/OPINION: The left has a new tool to bring illegals to America — to wedge border doors a bit wider in defiance of law and order — and it goes like this: climate change. The weather. The weather is making […]

BOOK REVIEW: ‘Spearhead‘ by Adam Makos

BOOK REVIEW: ‘Spearhead‘ by Adam Makos

By Philip Kopper – – Tuesday, April 16, 2019 ANALYSIS/OPINION: SPEARHEAD: AN AMERICAN TANK GUNNER, HIS ENEMY AND A COLLISION OF LIVES IN WORLD WAR II By Adam Makos Ballantine Books, $28, 393 pages Claustrophobes, beware. “Spearhead” spends many of its pages inside tanks — doughty Shermans, dreaded Panthers, one […]

Stress testing your retirement plans

Stress testing your retirement plans

By Peter Morici – – Tuesday, April 16, 2019 ANALYSIS/OPINION: If you are planning to retire sometime in the next several years, then you should stress test your plans — living arrangements, retirement portfolio and income and anticipated leisure pursuits — because retirement is like your first days in kindergarten, […]

Trump tax cut keeps on giving

Trump tax cut keeps on giving

By – – Monday, April 15, 2019 ANALYSIS/OPINION: Another Tax Day is behind us, but negative media coverage of President ’s signature tax-cut legislation continues. Many reporters and pundits didn’t even wait until the tax cut was signed into law in December 2017 to begin mischaracterizing it. Of course they […]

Why does the Trump administration want to encourage even higher numbers of irregular migration?

Why does the Trump administration want to encourage even higher numbers of irregular migration?

By Mark L. Schneider – – Monday, April 15, 2019 ANALYSIS/OPINION: Cutting off U.S. assistance to Central America’s Northern Triangle countries to stem migration is an example of wrong-headed ideology driving policy off a cliff, with ruinous results for those countries and ours. President Trump decided, clearly without inter-agency consultation, […]

How the climate change climate is warming

By Anthony J. Sadar – – Monday, April 15, 2019 ANALYSIS/OPINION: Even with the recent Senate setback of the Green New Deal, the climate will persist as a hot topic, and atmospheric angst is likely to continue through at least November 2020. Perspective on the climate change issue is sorely […]

Trump Golan announcement is good for Israel and good for the United States

Trump Golan announcement is good for Israel and good for the United States

By Tony Perkins and Yossi Dagan – – Monday, April 15, 2019 ANALYSIS/OPINION: President ’s recent announcement that the United States would “fully recognize ’s Sovereignty over the Golan Heights” is an acknowledgement of political reality that will strengthen the U.S.- relationship, provide greater security and stability in the region […]