President banking on alarm over cuts Back in my teaching days, many years ago, one of the things I liked to ask the class to consider was this: Imagine a government agency with only two tasks: (1) building statues of Benedict Arnold a...
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By THOMAS SOWELL Creators SyndicateThe Paducah Sun
Bork book recalls worse times in D.C. WASHINGTON — “When I first met Richard Nixon,” Robert Bork says in the book he completed a few weeks before his death in December, “I could see in his expression the conviction that someone had blu...
Mar 07, 2013 | 0 | 0 |
By GEORGE F. WILL Washington Post Writers Group The Paducah Sun
Voting rights law overstays usefulness I can only hope that the scourge of racism is finally purged from Stewartstown and Pinkham’s Grant. These are two of 10 New Hampshire towns covered by Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, wh...
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By JONAH GOLDBERG Tribune Media ServicesThe Paducah Sun
Liberals in denial over nation’s debt WASHINGTON — One revealing stress test of a political viewpoint is the way it deals with facts that are large, consequential and ideologically inconvenient. For conservatives, the challenge is c...
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By MICHAEL GERSON Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun